Common Sense with Dan Carlin

Dan Carlin

News & Politics

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Loud, fast-talking and deceptively funny, this politically-independent "forward-thinking pragmatist" looks at the events shaping our world through a uniquely American lens. It's smarter than you think, and faster than you expect.


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Show 314 - Unhealthy Numbers

March 16th, 2017

As the GOP attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Dan ponders the dichotomy between what Americans spend on health care versus what they get in return.

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Dan is in an introspective mental place in this show...but he may just drag you in there with him.

Dan has another visit with the always fascinating science historian and TV host James Burke. He also catches up a bit on early Trump cabinet picks and the Dakota pipeline protests.

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Show 311 - Trumped

November 11th, 2016

Post-2016 election analysis and discussion from a Martian political perspective.