Bourbon On the Rocks

Bourbon On The Rocks, hosted by Thomas LaDuke, is the flagship show on FTR Radio. Topics cover whatever subjects would come up while drinking your favorite adult beverage. Just like when you are imbibing, you never know what will come up.

Sports, politics, history or any trending news is up for discussion. Join Duke and his guests live weekday mornings from 11am to noon eastern.

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Bourbon On The Rocks: Trump Strikes Back #861 -

Duke goes over the Iranian attack on U.S. assets in Iraq and goes over Donald Trump’s speech to the nation today regarding that attack.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Ricky Gervais Destroys Holywood #860 -


Bourbon On The Rocks for Nonday January 6-2020 has Duke going over Golden Globes and comedy saving America and WWIII ending it. Don’t worry it will be all fine so listen to BOTR to be put at ease.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Welcome 2020 #859 -


Bourbon for JAN 1st has Duke talking about all this…

* The pope slaps a ladies hand and gets crap for it but can you really blame him?

*The shooting in Texas has taught us what?

*Red State had it’s best year ever and Duke breaks a million views.

*A new restaurant is opening up in the Hamlet and no political activists have whined about it yet.

All this plus a lil bit more for BOTR on FTR to kick off the new decade.

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Bourbon On The Rocks: Requiescat In Pace Alice #858 -

Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday Jan-30 has Duke reminiscing about the loss a lot of people are feeling today with the loss of Alice Knisley Czanstke and Jim Stewart.


Bourbon On The Rocks: Impeachment Fever #857 -



Bourbon On The Rocks has Duke talking about President Donald Trumps savage letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and why his hometown team the Detroit Lions SUCK.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Post Point of Order. -

Pound The Gavel.


Bourbon On The Rocks for Friday Dec-13-2019 is not scary at all. Duke recaps the meeting he was at where he scratched a bucker list item off by being called out of order and what happened after. Listen here!!

Bourbon On The Rocks: Trump Flips The Impeachment Script #856 -



Bourbon On The Rocks is back for Monday Dec-2-2019 and Duke is talking about this.

*Donald Trump has turned back the tide of impeachment in some key states for the 2020 election after the Schiff hearings. Will the Nadler hearing turn the tides?

*Duke watched the Netlfix film “The Irishman” and gives his uneducated opinion on it.

*When people with agendas pipe up and say seniors are getting screwed with no proof it is time to smash that narrative.

All this plus a lil but more on today’s BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Impeachment Mess #855 -

Congress is on fire.


Bourbon On The Rocks for Wed Nov-13-2019 has Duke talking about this…

* The House of Representatives starts impeachment hearings today and how much of a mess is this?

* One last council meeting for a Duke fav happens tomorrow and we have tape.

Also a lil bit of this and that on BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Welcome Back #854 -


Bourbon On The rocks is back after an extended hiatus and Duke is raring to talk about…

* The brand new drops he has and will play FOREVER and why elections between elections matter.

* Today is Veterans Day and how about we give some respect to them on the other 364 days of the year.

Also some ins and outs and SNOW on this edition of BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks Interview With Kathy Blanke. -


Duke talks with Mayor Pro-Tem of the City of Fraser, Kathy Blanke to talk about why she is running for another term and these issues are discussed.

*How the city has changed in the 50 years she has lived here.

*Why the tax increase was necessary after the financial mismanagement after 2011.

*What she sees going forward in the city.