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 Special: Fraser Senior Housing Edition. -

Rich Haberman says there was NOTHING TO SEE HERE about moving money around.

Bourbon Special covers the mess of what was done over at Senior Housing and why this matters before the November election.

Also, read what I’m talking about right here Why Was Richard Haberman Taking Money Out Of Fraser Senior Housing?

Bourbon On The Rocks: Doing The Right Thing #851 -

Bourbon On The Rocks is a shorter version today. Duke goes over what to expect in the next Red State installment tomorrow and what to expect if Haberman gets elected.

Doing the right thing is more important than getting awards.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Steve Kerr Is An Idiot #850 -

Bourbon On The Rocks for Friday-Oct-11 has some local and national mixed in…

*What happened at last night’s council meeting? Duke plays his apology to councilperson “Cant trust the numbers” and comments on candidates for council solid point.

*Is Nancy Pelosi playing both sides of the Impeachment debacle?

*Steve Kerr from the NBA said one of the dumbest things ever uttered. Duke goes over it and points out why this guy is a moron.

Also, what does the host find so damn funny?

All this and more for BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Where Is The Quo In The Quid-Pro? #849 -

Bourbon On The Rocks for Wed-Oct-9-2019 is pondering this…

*Duke wrote an article over at Red State entitled Where Was The “Favor” Granted In The Trump-Ukraine Quid-Pro-Quo Story? and he is wondering why people are not asking more questions. Listen to the breakdown.

*Also maybe the reason why Barbara Jennings has not been responding to articles about the mess the city was left in when Richard Haberman left is that she is trying to hide his secret identity.

*Lastly, Duke has **possibly** obtained audio of the Heartbreak Kid celebrating his wedding anniversary last night.

Check it all out right here on BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Burning Money In Fraser Edition #848 -

Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday October-7-2019 is laughing about…

*Re-Establishing Fiscal Responsibility

Duke goes over his latest article over at Red Stae called… City Of Fraser Had ‘Deficiencies’ In Its 2015 Audit Report. What Were They? and why this matters.

People always complain about politicians being incompetent or corrupt in Washington D.C. yet where did they learn how to do this? Locally.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Keep The Kids Quiet #847 -

You can see the glaciers melting from Mars

Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday Sept-23-2019 has all this going on…

*When you get a kid taking climate on the world stage..hilarity ensues. Duke breaks it all down.

*Never be afraid to approach anyone at a spaghetti dinner.

All this and a lil bit more for BOTr on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Reading The Hate Mail #846 -

Bourbon On The Rocks for Wednesday Sept-18-2019 has all this plus a smidge more…

* Duke gets a mean message from I-tunes reviews and soaks it up.

* How many water rates posts need to be done before people figure out that water is expensive?

* If you part of a non-profit group and you support someone who let his female employees hang getting harassed you are doing life wrong.

All this and a bit more for BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Something Is Wrong In Fray-Town #845 -


Bourbon On The Rocks for Monday September-16-2019 has Duke all fired up about his latest article at Red State called, Something Smells Fishy In Fraser, Michigan.


* Who is the “Vodka Vampire and who is going to do that meme?

* Do you know what product is made from Pfizer?

* What is coming up next in election 2019?

Al this and a lil bit more for today BOTR on FTR.

Bourbon On The Rocks: Bring On The Campaign #843 -

7 Days

Bourbon On The Rocks is rocking and rolling into the second week of September-9-2019 with all this…

* Duke gets a compliment on his WAAM Radio 1600 A.M & 92.7 F.M. show in Ann Arbor and reads it in a dramatic voice.

* The campaign of Fraser 2019 begins now that Rich Haberman and his gal pal are walking the streets. What nifty literature are they leaving for you to read?

* Dave Dombowski was let go from the Red Sox early this morning. BRING HIM BACK TO DETROIT.

* The debate rages on about new business in town. How will this all shake out?

All this plus a sprinkling of more stuff on Bourbon On The Rocks for today on FTR.