04/09 The only thing that will really define normal for Americans is getting back to work. Work defines us. Rookie makes his triumphant return to the GL studios.
04/08 With outside social distancing so popular on foot or on bicycle, the Mayor predicts a future in which all parkways around the lakes will be closed to the internal combustion engine. The Mysterians who rule us will never let a crisis result in more of there bad ideas. Johnny Heidt with remote newscast.
04/07 We talk with Ted Beeman a St Paul dentist who returned from Spain in March and was promptly hospitalized with Covid-19. He is on the mend now and shared with GL'ers how this virus wreaks havoc.
04/06 On just the vaguest hint of positive Cornavairus news, the stock market shot up like a rocket. Lake Detective on conditions after ice outs. How did a tiger get a Covid-19 test at the Bronx Zoo.
04/06/20 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 25
04/02 Dr. Steve Richardson a University of Minnesota Anesthesiology Fellow went all GL on the creation of a new and affordable ventilator. What a great guest and we are proud to have him as a GL'er. We also chat with Reusse for his weekly stop.
04/02 Best efforts were made to have a Positive Thursday. The Mayor thinks we got close enough. A remote John Heidt newscast, Kenny made every effort to make GL'ers mad on today's show. The best April Fool's Day prank was pulled on Reuvers by his next door neighbor.
04/01 Six feet of social distancing might not be nearly enough. Our task as we leave today's show, is to break the hold that Covid-19 has on the news. Tune in tomorrow to see if we have been successful.
03/31 The EPA will roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency regulations, but Detroit worries that will result in the kind of regulatory intrusion that the Trump administration is attempting to fix with the rollback. Big city mayors are actually asking criminals to stop committing crimes until the Coronavirus is under control.
03/30/20 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 24
03/30 The Mayor of Garage Logic discovered over the weekend that one of his Grandmother's was born in a sod hut on the prairie west of the Twin Cities. This came as a complete surprise to her descendants and it has completely changed the Mayor's outlook on life.
03/27 It seems only logical, that in addition to building a future where social distancing is possible, the political classes around the world should be focusing on the need to create sanitary systems for those in the world who have none. Rookie's Mechanical Moment, and Reusse's weekly visit.
03/26 We attempted to have a Positive Thursday and we did in fact find some positive news. We have discovered the best Trump impersonator in the business.
03/25 One of the most controversial name approvals in GL history finally settled. More information that feeds into the national discussion, open or not? Or to continue to quote The Clash, Should I stay of Should I go now? And as alwyas, great email from the GL'ers.
03/24 We continue to realize that everything the political class has imagined for us is being proven completely incorrect, public transportation, high density housing, the ban on plastic bags, etc. We are finding ourselves in the middle of the national discussion--should we stay or should we go, to steal a great line from The Clash. America will rebound on the backs of private entrepreneurship.
03/23 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 23
03/23 Keeping you up to date on the latest of the current state of affairs in the world. Florida politician says Coronavirus can be cured by blowing hairdryer up nose. plus we find out that Joe is a big fan of the sun.
03/20 Scramble Friday in GL today includes a chat with Tom Anderson of Schmelz Countryside, Johnny Heidt with a new song that was well, interesting, and our weekly chat with Reusse.
03/19 Positive Thursday includes Brazil's Christ the Redeemer statue lit with flags of countries affected by Coronavirus. We also chat with Mike Schoonover of Schoonover body works, and we check in with our guy the Rookie who was "hanging out" in his garage.
03/18 We successfully (after many attempts) connect Joe to boat house on the east shore of spoon lake. Joe discusses what he thinks will happen after phase 1 of the state we are currently in, and we check in with Billy Kozlak the third generation owner of Jax Cafe.
03/17 Joe reacts to both press conferences of President Trump and Gov Walz on the Coronavirus. We chat with Todd Dupont the owner of 30 Bales restaurant about the decision to close all bars and restaurants state-wide. We also check in with the Rook, and Johnny Heidt. Happy St Patrick's Day GL'ers.
03/13 All of the latest on the ever changing world related to the Coronavirus. We also have guitar news with Johnny Heidt, more of the best beer emails, and Patrick Reusse for his weekly visit.
03/12 Trying to keep you up to speed on everything related to the Coronavirus
03/11 The Mayor has a theory on something we all should really be panicked about. Plus more Coronavirus updates from around the world.
03/10 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 22 on a Tuesday!!
03/10 Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey declares today Abortion Provider Appreciation Day. More Coronavirus updates from around the globe. Guitar news with Johnny Heidt, and a great update on moose.
03/09 Most news gathering institutions are covering two stories today, the stock market, and Coronavirus. Guitar news with Johnny Heidt, and a few more great best beer emails.
03/06 The staff is now officially worried about contracting the Coronavirus. Patrick has successfully taught Reuvers how to troll a fan base, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
03/05 Positive Thursday: Warren drops out, the best beer Rookie style, and the amazement of the internal combustion engine.
03/04 Mn Secretary of State’s official website for finding a polling place on Tuesday went down creating confusion and raising questions. Joe Biden beats Bernie in Minnesota, a feel good story about a family's car purchase in the Wall Street Journal, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
03/03 Joe has a few thoughts reacting to the Bernie Sanders rally last night in St Paul. He alsoreads from a 1981 book "The eyes of darkness" that predicted the Coronavirus. A devastating storm ripped through Nashville and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
03/02 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 21
03/02 Joe issues a challenge for a member of the staff to attend the Bernie Sanders rally tonight in St Paul. A number of states are no longer requiring parallel-parking as a part of the driving test. Are we going to get Coronavirus/ and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
02/28 Local Firefighter Tim Tollefson a GLer in studio, he went to Australia to fight the fires from a tanker plane. Johnny Heidt with guitar news, and Reusse in very rare form live from the ballpark in the Fort.
02/27 Scott Johnson from Powerline blog on his multi-year look into the background of Ilhan Omar, her campaign, and allegations against her.
02/26 The Mayor has some thoughts after last night's Democratic Debate. Johnny Heidt with guitar news, and the good old days of shasta soda pop.
2/25/20 Some Good News, Some Bad news~Dems Debate tonight, Joe wonders what they will go after: President Trump, Mayor Bloomberg, or Bernie's Plan to Nowhere! Polar Vortex and how it works. The Best Beer emails continue to come in.
02/24/20 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 20
02/24 More reaction from the Ilhan Omar story last Friday. You are likely to get the coronavirus according to The Atlantic, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
02/21 Daily Mail reports that member of Mpls Somali community insists that Ilhan Omar did indeed marry her brother, which continues to be denied by the Omar camp. Reusse from Fort Myers on the 40th anniversary of the Miracle On Ice, and a story about a totally "green" created crib.
02/20 Rob McClanahan on the 40th Anniversary of the Miracle On Ice. Joe has a few thoughts on last night's Democratic Debate, and Johnny Heidt with Guitar News.
02/19 NYC Subway thief who has been arrested 139 times thanks Democrats for new lenient laws. Bloomberg will make his first Democratic Debate tonight. Rev Tim Christopher on the current state of crime in Minneapolis, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
02/18 Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is paying $165 million for a mansion, which is more than the company paid in taxes in 2019. Another car-jacking in St Paul in broad daylight with two young kids in the back seat. Also guitar news with john Heidt.
02/17 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 19
02/17 President Trump takes a lap at the Daytona 500 yesterday. Too many grapes has led to a drop in the price of wine. News from the library and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
02/14 Hey GL'ers..........Happy Balemtine's Day!!! We find a clip of an activist group at a Seattle City Council meeting singing a song about a murdered tree. The President plans for the Daytona 500, and giotar news with johnny Heidt.
02/13 Positive Thursday begins with a groin kick to a University of Virginia student who thinks that too many white people are hanging out at the multi-cultural center. Reusse makes his weekly visit live from Fort Myers, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
02/12 Joe is told to slow down by the staff as he sets an audio record for most topics discussed in one segment. We are now afraid that the Mn state flag could be offensive, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
02/11 We attempt to connect one final time to John Bansley. House bill would ban Illinois drivers from pumping their own gas. A GLA, Joe's old Pioneer Press columns, celebrity birthdays, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
02/10/20 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 18
02/10 Joe Biden calls a woman at a campaign rally a name we never heard before. Ilham Omar update, how she is "serving" the 5th congressional district in Las Vegas, we try and get an update on our guy John Bansley, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
02/06/20 Iowa is still getting sorted out. George Will hits his voting target! The future of politics truly took a hit with this whole debacle.
02/05/20 The Staff Reacts to the State of the Union/The Lake Detective checks in on a slush problem and Michigan State pulls a big mistake with some ornaments~
02/04/20 The staff takes a look at what happened in Iowa last night. The future of voting is very unclear for this entire country. Also, GL staff chatted with Dr. Michael Osterholm from the U of M to discuss the coronavirus. Tom Hauser w/ an Iowa update onsite~
02/03/20 Racy SB Halftime Show? Less fines on Light Rail! Absent Politicians~They complain that they cannot get out to campaign. They don't even go to their home state or DC!
02/03/20 Monday Night SportsTalk Episode 17
01/31 The Democrats running for the nomination feel inconvenienced having to be involved in the Impeachment hearings. Reusse makes his weekly visit live from the ballpark in the fort, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/30 Dalia al-Aqidi is running for the Congressional seat currently held by Ilhan Omar, she joins Joe to start the show. Where do our sensibilities lie with tickets not being issued for broken head and tail lights, and guitar news with Johnny.
01/29 We have had the most consecutive days without sun since 1963, the two Twin Cities mayors held a lunch at UST, Bernie is at it again, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/28 Yale Is Eliminating Its Art History Survey Course Over Complaints That It Prioritizes a White, Western Canon Over Other Narratives. Wareen is worried about banks and climate change, Sanders has a very powerful and rabid social media network. Both want to bring about the mystery.
Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 16
01/27 5 eyewitness news helicopter pilot Ken Melchoir joins to discuss the tragic Kobe Bryant crash story from yesterday. Nekima Levy Armstrong is reluctant to say that conservative cities are better for schools than progressive ones, and Guitar News with Johnny Heidt.
01/24 The coronavirus has it's first case here in the U.S. Elizabeth Warren is confronted by a father who wants his money back for paying tuition, Ilhan Omar kicks off re-election campaign, and St Paul winter carnival will have drag queen bingo this year.
01/23 the continued problems on the light rail claim yet another victim. Ilhan Omar is kicking off her re-election campaign tonight, deep diving scientists have discovered bubbling CO2 hotspot, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/22 BREAKING news of a volcano eruption, the city of St Paul wants a news sales tax to be able to fix the streets, guitar news with Johnny Heidt, and the failure of the judicial system in the death of the real estate agent in Mpls.
1/21 Dalia Al-Aqidi, is running against Ilham Omar in the 5th district in Mpls. AOC is spewing nonsense again, the Mayor has a hard time listening to the audio, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
1/20/20 MNST Joe and Patrick with a Super Bowl preview as well as SB's of the past~ Special treat: Arnie's Call from the '90's!
1/20/20 WWYD if you found $43k in a couch? What the finder of the loot did, upset Kenny! NYT Presidential endorsement does not carry much weight, according to Joe. Mega disasters that should worry us.
1/17 The teacher of the year in Mn took a knee at the National Championship game, more great reaction from our two interviews this week, Reusse makes his weekly stop to visit the world of sports, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/16 Andrew Towne a Minneapolis native and one of six rowers who completed the first ever man-powered trip through Drake Passage joined the show. "The Impossible Row" is online now at discovery.com/shows/the-impossible-row
01/15 John Abraham, Professor and Program Director, M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and Professor of Thermal Sciences at the University of St Thomas joined Joe for a discussion on climate change.
Joe points out that we have some really old trees. The oceans heating up is causing quite a bit of pondering. There is a big settlement in the Covington High School/DC controversy and you won't hear a word about it. A creative father of three has an invention.
Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 14
01/13 Joe starts with a CNN piece on the Australian brush fires. Listener mail with a recap of last weeks "Groinies" awards show. Guitar News with Johnny Heidt and Alaska man survives three weeks in the wilderness after burning down his cabin.
01/10 We celebrate our first ever "Groinies" award for 2019. Reusse joins for his weekly segment from the estate in Fort Myers, listener mail, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/09 Joe assigns the staff to help him gather items for Positive Thursday. We had to remove the signs from glacier park saying they would all melt by 2020, goats are going to stop the brush fires, and guitar news with John Heidt.
01/08 Joe reads a great piece in the WSJ "Why Down Under Is Burning Up Bush fires have many causes. The climate-change narrative is a gross oversimplification." Rickey Gervais is facing ridiculous backlash, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/07 The social contract has been thoroughly corrupted in Milwaukee where two kids were shot at for throwing snowballs at a moving car. An interesting twist in the horrific story of the brush fires in Australia, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/06 Patrick joins us as we do a Sports Talk themed edition of GL
01/03 A few more segments from the great show the day "The Crucher" died. We also chat with former NHL star Kevin Stevens on the Wild recovery day Sunday the 5th, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
01/02/20 We play a few highlights from the episode the day that we lost "The Crusher" and we have a live edition of guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
12/31 Joe vows no more math in the year 2020, dedicated group of hikers takes on Pike's Peak, city of Minneapolis is starting a 5 cent plastic bag fee, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 12
12/30 6 rowers, including a Minnesota native, become first to cross Drake Passage unassisted. A new college savings plan in St Paul is introduced, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
12/27/19 Joe wants to work the old school tree lot & Light Rivalry Calls!
12/26 We discover the "Dueling Cosells" tape from Don Vogel's show!! Is the President for or against wind?? Sad news on the Notre Dame Cathedrahl, and guitar news!!
12/24 A very festive Christmas eve edition today. We play the great clip of The Little Drummer Boy performed by Howard Cossell in honor of the late great Don Vogel, guitar news with John Heidt and we keep an eye on the Santa tracker.
12/23 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 11
12/23 A homework assignment that Joe gave the crew begins the show today. They also attempt to figure out what binary means, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
12/20 The parallel rail that the Government lives in has never been more evident than with the Impeachment proceedings. We discovered a forest in New York that had been covered for years. Patrick makes his weekly visit, and guitar news with johnny Heidt.
12/19 What Trump being Impeached for abuse of power and obstruction of congress means for our future. More info on the weather in Australia, Johnny Heidt with guitar news, and we discover a GL Road in Wyoming.
12/18 Reuvers finally makes it back from California, Joe reads some great road trip stories. An embarrassing climate crisis PSA out of Colorado, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
12/17/19 Audio of a V8 Chevy Snowblower gets Joe's attention, as well as parenting percentages and single parent stats from today versus decades ago. The findings will surprise you. What has Greta won now? Joe's call to the Happy Gnome goes a little bit awry.
12/16/19 Wages in Seattle are putting restaurants out of business. Is mandatory $16/hr too much? The okay sign at the Army Navy football game comes under fire. Are we allowed to rewrite the Constitution? Nope. The Climate Conference accomplished nothing.
12/16/19 Monday Night SportsTalk Episode: 10
12/13 We discover why Mn has 87 counties, two masked men intimidated moviegoers of No Safe Spaces and forced them to flee in California. Patrick made his weekly visit, guitar news with Johnn Heidt, and of course it's Scramble Friday.
12/12 The great Steven C Anderson joined to start the show. He jammed with the guitar playing newsman Johnny Heidt.
12/11 Greta has been named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" Johnny has guitar news including a new Twitter song, and have drivers always been this bad in the winter?
12/9/19 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 9
12/10 We finally sort out our confusion over the 12 days of Christmas. There are pigeons wearing tiny hats in Las Vegas, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
12/9 Today's environmental statistic, Miss Universe pageant. The crew discovers just how much money is being wasted by the government on salary alone. Hillary Clinton's phrasing while denying lesbian rumors to Howard Stern leaves LGBTQ advocate 'disappointed'
12/6 More email and reaction from Duluth following their failed attempt city wide of snow removal. Joe does a great Lou Nanne impersonation, guitar news with Johnny and Reusse makes his weekly visit in studio.
12/5 A great email from a Duluth GL'er provides the perfect explanation to the way we are being publicly served fro those who live in the salon. We also revisit a call we got from Sam years ago on his snowblower mishap, and another edition of guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
12/4 Joe develops a frightening cultural theme on the show today. The boys also discuss the recent, record setting Cannonball Run. That and another edition of guitar news.
12/3 We officially launch the GL online store!!! Electric cars don't run in the winter, and Gov Walz wants to form a "climate cabinet" the same Mn gov't that cannot run a DHS which has squandered millions of dollars on mismanagement.
12/2 Professor at Brown University is refusing to have kids because of the fear of climate change. Joe is very torn on the subject of palm oil, and guitar news with John Heidt.
12/2/19 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 8
11/29 BEST OF GL: Joe continues his understanding of the Mystery and the mindset of voters in 2016 before the election.
11/28 BEST OF GL: Thanksgiving Day edition
11/27 The pre-Thanksgiving edition has the crew in a very festive mood!!! The way that the latest snowstorm is being presented is embarrassing, and another edition of guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
11/26 Another sign that we are broken as a society, a woman tries to sell her newborn child on craigslist. Students at Macalester College do not think we should celebrate Thanksgiving, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
11/25 We make not one but two trips to the failed academy. The boys also re-enact a scene from the Woody Allen movie "Annie Hall" and Joe shows off a little admiration......for a tree.
11/25/19 Monday Night Sports Talk Episode 7
11/22 We start the show with the 56th anniversary of the JFK assassination. We take a trip to the failed academy. The Freedom From Religion foundation is at it again, and guitar news.
11/21 Coldplay's Chris Martin says band will not tour its new album due to environment concerns. A trip to the failed academy this time New York University at Binghamton. Ilhan Omar update, and guitar news.
11/20 Joe and Kenny give a review of "Ford vs Ferrari" Mayor Melvin Carter doesn't think ShotSpotter technology will help reduce crime in St Paul. Plus Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
11/19 Pastor Walt McFadden on today’s podcast. He knew and tried to counsel Leroy Davis-Miles, the 23-year-old who punched a 75-year-old after they got off a bus. The 75-year-old died as a result of his injuries.
11/18 Vikings big comeback victory, PJ runs onto the field in Iowa, and Reusse claims he may have told that story before.
11/18 Best Of GL: 2004 Regions hospital takes cross out of Chapel. Reports of Abraham Lincoln being gay? A guy calls to promote his own booyah, Joe gets a little upset.
11/15 Jason D. Hill Professor of philosophy at DePaul University joined us to chat about his open letter to Greta Thunberg. We discuss the detailed story on the tragic death of the 75 year old man in Minneapolis and Reusse makes his weekly visit.
11/14 Joe reads a great open letter to Greta Thunberg from a Prof at DePaul University. Another horrific school shooting story this time in CA. Another story of the war on Christmas, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
11/13 The Impeachment hearings feature a drag queen and therapy dogs, The 75 year old who was beaten getting off a Metro Transit bus has died, and Greta hitched a ride home on a sail boat.
11/12 Joe laments the loss of hockey broadcaster Don Cherry. We make two stops on another trip to the failed academy. Plus Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
11/11 Monday Night Sports Talk Episode 5
11/11 St Paul sets a new record with its 30th homicide this year. Another gender reveal goes horribly wrong, a couple of great emails honoring Veterans Day, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
11/08 Producer fired over the leaked viral Epstein video from 3 years ago. Joe has a deeper and darker thought on "A Warning" by Anonymous. Plus Reusse makes his weekly visit.
11/04 Monday Night Sports Talk
11/07 Justice Dept demands info on anonymous author of "A Warning." $300K bird study found an estimated 110 birds have died at the hands of US Bank stadium. A trip to the Crabby Coffee shop and guitar news!!
11/06 The votes are in.......and once again Joe lost. The Department of Human Services had more than 200 violations of state contract law within the past year, according to records. Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
11/05 Joe is a little worked up over how complicated we have made the voting process. A horrific story out of Mexico dealing with the drug cartels, and guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
11/04 Joe and the crew react to comments made by Ilhan Omar at the Free Stuff Fest yesterday. New Delhi air pollution has reaches unbearable levels. How is Greta getting home?
11/01 The crew discusses the Fox 9 story on the rise in assaults on the light rail. Joe offers his thoughts on the impeachment proceedings, Reusse stops in for his weekly visit, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
10/31 The Halloween edition of Positive Thursday!! Joe reads a great story of a University President pushing back against the failed academy. He also looses a bet with the crew, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/30 Ilhan Omar faces criticism after voting 'present' on Armenian genocide resolution. A funny clip from Jimmy Kimmel, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/29 Joe makes a link between the way Mysterians value people as opposed to nature when discussing the wildfires in California. A gender reveal party goes horribly wrong in Iowa, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/28 MNST: Episode 4 Is LIVE at Jax Cafe in Minneapolis!!!
10/28 Austere religious scholar dead.....according to the Washington Post. We also have another Ilhan Omar update, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
10/25 The Minneapolis City Council approves the 2040 plan which is a "Comprehensive Plan that shapes how the city will grow and change." The average cost of owning a vehicle according to AAA.
10/24 The mother of a 16 year old charged in the shooting outside of Allianz Field is upset with Melvin Carter “I am not for gun violence. … My son could have been killed … I fear for anybody and it’s not OK to shoot,” she added. “But … don’t use my son as an example … because this happened at Allianz (Field).”
10/23 A Duluth resident is blaming climate change on the recent weather and Lake Superior water levels. A professor is fired for her opinion on Polar Bears no longer being in danger and an outdoor educational trip to the Crabby Coffee shop.
10/22 Author Jack El-Hai on his new book "The Lost Brothers" a tale of three young brothers who vanished after leaving their home to go out to play in Farview Park in North Minneapolis.
10/21 St Paul has another shooting this time outside of Allianz Field during the Loons playoff game. Joe begins with a Curt Brown piece in yesterday's Star Tribune, and Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news.
10/21 Monday Night Sports Talk: Episode 3!!!
10/18/2019 In one of Garage Logic's best guests ever, Captain Kangaroo, Bob Keeshan, joins Joe in studio. In this 1996 interview, we learn a lot, even a few not well known secrets from the show. It was Rookie's favorite guest EVER!
10/17/2019 MN Attorney General Keith Ellison and Rep. Ihan Omar throw Sen. Bernie Sanders their endorsement. UM, Okay. Sanders sings "This Land" years ago. Euphorian protester jumps on top of train and people yank him off so they can get to work.
10/16 What we learned after the 4th Democratic Debate last night. A history lesson in the Crabby Coffee shop, the world's shortest IQ test, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/15 Mysterious Oregon cattle killings, mutilations alarm ranchers. We chat with one of the locals. Ilhan Omar update. Family of armed suspect is outraged that clerk shot and killed him in self defense.
10/14 Monday Night Sports Talk Episode 2!! The place you come to find the hottest takes on the world of sports PLUS a movie review on the 1958 Fantasy/Sci-fi thriller "The Blob"
10/14 Joe read a piece that appeared in Breitbart called "My Socialist Hell: 20 Years of Decay in Venezuela." Joe had to clean out the CP's car yesterday and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/11 Joe and the crew have a few thoughts the day after President Trump's campaign rally last night at Target Center. He begins the show with a little bit of a math problem, they also have a little discussion on Raymond Chandler.
10/10 Where was Mayor Carter when good Samaritan cop is stabbed by 23 year old shoplifter? President Trump and Vice President Pence are in town today for a campaign rally.
10/09 The political class in America exists on its own rail. President Trump visits Minneapolis tomorrow, and news from the Crabby Coffee shop.
10/08 Should taxpayers be on the hook for a campaign rally? A guy in China went to great lengths to save his fish, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/07 Joe discusses the criminal histories of candidates up for St. Paul City Council. Greta Thunberg visits Native American Dakota reservations to discuss oil pipelines. Trump tweet causes confusion over Turkey and Syria.
10/07 It's The Return of Monday Night Sports Talk with Soucheray and Reusse!!
Souch maintains that Johnny Carson paved the way for all modern day entertainers. We would not be doing what we are doing without him. Today's replay is from '05, the day after Carson's death was reported. Reusse gives GL'ers the current dope on the new University of Saint Thomas' future division digs. SCRAMBLE!!!!
10/03 GL covers a wide number of topics on today's show. We start with the video and arrest of a 13 year old girl in St Paul. The "ok" sign is now racist, even for Disney characters, and we say goodbye to our good buddy Moon from KS95
10/02 A great discussion on the first cars ever developed in the U.S. Joe wants to know if we should pay college athletes. Kenny gives a history lesson on Alexandria, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
10/01 Australian Alan Jones broadcaster takes down the spoiled climate protesting students in epic fashion. The Mayor of Minneapolis won't welcome President Trump for his visit next week and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/30 Joe begins with one big takeaway from the Presidential Impeachment proceedings. A really good email from a GL'er on Greta Thunberg, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/27 Best Of GL: Today we celebrate another 2nd place Marconi finish. Reusse, Rookie, and John all call in live to congratulate the Mayor. We also play a few highlights and fun moments from the afternoons over the last few years.
09/27 Best Of GL: Today we celebrate another 2nd place Marconi finish. Reusse, Rookie, and John all call in live to congratulate the Mayor. We also play a few highlights and fun moments from the afternoons over the last few years.
09/26 Best Of GL: Joe discovers a plastic surgery show on MTV. Joe also takes issue with the amount of security that is required at the Winter Olympics and how air traffic has changed after 9/11 because of a flight from Miami.
09/25 The Rev. Tim Christopher on his reaction to community activists denying what they saw on the released police bodycam video of the police shooting of Ronald Davis. Plus Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/24 Body cam video of the Ronald Davis shooting is released and answers all questions.
09/23 Candace Owens appeared at a congressional hearing on white supremacy. Joe struggles with the idea of whether or not the climate needs to continue to be discussed on the show, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/20 The hypocrisy from the left on the Justin Trudeau "brownface" story has become laughable. We also talk to local high school student Jeremy on why he is taking part in the Podstrike. Also our weekly visit with Patrick Reusse.
09/20 The hypocrisy from the left on the Justin Trudeau "brownface" story has become laughable. We also talk to local high school student Jeremy on why he is taking part in the Podstrike. Also our weekly visit with Patrick Reusse.
09/19 Lt. Bob Kroll from the Minneapolis Police dept on shortage of cops and crime rates downtown. We also play a great call from Pedro out of the mine for Positive Thursday, and the Navy now confirming that they have spotted UFO's.
09/18 Fewer cops on the streets are issues right now in both Minneapolis and St Paul. A few climate predictions from years ago that fell flat on their face. Kenny has a Crabbee Coffee meltdown, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
09/17 You need to hear Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin's speech on gun control and the value of life from March of 2018. Listener mail with info on the Ford vs Ferrari dispute, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/16 The video discussed last week on the gang beating and robbery in downtown Mpls made National news over the weekend. AOC says that Miami will be gone in two years and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
09/13 The Mayor has a few thoughts on the Democratic debate that took place last night. The Mystery continues to showcase zero diversity of thought. Plus Patrick's weekly visit which includes one of his top five favorite stories as a sports writer.
09/12 The Mayor goes down a deep and troubling path on the way this country would rally as opposed to the way we did 18 years ago. Positive Thursday submissions from Moron #1 and #2, and an accidental yet interesting Author's Corner discussion.
Today's replay includes the first segment where came on the air that day in 2001. Also replayed, is Joe's reaction to the country coming back together several weeks later. Things like traveling, investing, etc. The show became the 'Are You In?' show. Have a listen and please: Never Forget how this country came together when we got sucker punched. We need to get back to that~
09/10 President Trump fires John Bolton as National security advisor. Three people were fatally shot in St. Paul within a matter of hours, including a good Samaritan who was helping victims of a multi-vehicle crash. That and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/09 Man livestreams chase before fatal encounter with Edina police. We have to apply the 48 hour rule in GL until we know more information. Joe discovers a new job in the city of Duluth, and man losing touch with nature.
09/06 More on the hypocrisy of the left, NASA Failed To Protect Earth From Getting Hit By An Asteroid but they know what the temp will be in 100 years. Patrick makes his weekly visit and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
09/05 Positive Thursday begins with reaction from CNN's Climate Town Hall. Bernie Panders thinks that we need to introduce population control. We also take the next step in trying to name Kenny's pontoon!!
09/04 Elizabeth Warren is not only a hypocrite but apparently she is also a thief. Hurricane Dorian "Is what climate change looks like" according to AOC. A new addition to Author's Corner, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
09/03 Hurricane Dorian approaches and Bernie Panders will stop it if he gets elected President!! State Fair wrap-up, another deadly weekend in Chicago, an interesting NASA report on climate change, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
08/30 Garage Logic is LIVE from the Minnesota State Fair!!!
08/29 Another episode of Positive Thursday. Ilhan Omar refuses to answer questions. Audio challenges from Moron #1 and #2. Plus, Kenny has a great story about a recent pontoon boat purchase.
08/28 5 eyewitness news chief political reporter Tom Hauser joins to discuss a complaint filed against Rep. Ilhan Omar alleging that her campaign paid $77,000 for travel to have an affair.
08/27 University of California Berkeley now offers a course in adulting. We have a great example of windmilling right here in our own backyard, and Joe reads a great piece from Cal Thomas: "San Francisco has a new definition of political insanity."
08/26 Joe returns from the Gull Lake classic boat show with some deep thoughts on the GL service road of life. Bernie Panders, and Elizabeth Warren are at it again. Plus Johnny Heidt with guitar news!
08/23 Sharon Jones with Marjorie, a visit with our late friend Monty, and of course we play Married Forever!!
08/22 Garage Logic is Live at The Minnesota State Fair. Marjorie starts things off, Two dogs at the end, Glen Perkins and Surly with their new beer and two musical acts!! See you at the fair!!
08/21 The entire crew is in, and everyone is a little excited for the MN state fair. The Paul Bunyan statue at the fair is going to be auctioned off. Mpls Park Board to vote on renaming Calhoun parkways after Bde Maka Ska, and Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news!!
08/20 Joe reads some shocking quotes from Ilhan Omar on Israel and the list of the 30 worst districts for African-American's in the country. Elizabeth Warren visits Macalester College. Joe also has a great article from the climate dispatch.
08/19 More from the world of those elected who wish to be important rather than useful. Man loses touch with nature. A woman attempting to travel to New York on a yacht to reduce her carbon footprint is a hypocrite, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
08/16/2019 Scramble Friday Best-Of! Gay gardeners and Bigfoot prints. Who could want more than that?
8/15/19 Garage Logic's Best-of today is a gem. Preacher Kelly checked in for the first time and had Joe mesmerized. Ray follows up with a call pertaining to why blacks should expect more from themselves and not make excuses. Two powerful calls. Joe is then onto diversity at festivals and makes his comment about what happens when you live close to the nation's tallest buildings, also from 2006.
8/14/19 AOC says that we should get rid of all gas powered vehicles eventually. Whoa!! A VW ad and a Philadelphia Cream Cheese ad are considered offensive....to whom? Swedish sixteen year old Greta Thunberg is on her way over to talk climate change, via a racing yacht. What kind of reception will she get?
8/13/19 The Mayor learns the number of existing Podcasts out there as well as how many new Podcasts stat up every day. Insight into the GL Podcast. Senator Elizabeth Warren will visit Macalester College and Joe threatens to attend to see what is said. The 'white crosswalk figure' is power washed! HOW? Joe has a very poor signature~
08/12 Jeffrey Epstein, died early Sat from an apparent suicide, according to federal authorities. The Mayor has some thoughts and a few questions. A new theory on combating climate change and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
8/09 We call and wish a happy 100th Birthday to our dear friend Marjorie Johnson. We also replay Joe's personal favorite state fair segment with Marjorie and the late great Sharon Jones. Smokey The Bear also celebrates his 75th birthday today.
8/08 Welcome to another edition of Positive Thursday..........sort of. A disturbing new movie in Hollywood. An audio challenge, and Joe reads his favorite quote on climate change from Garth William Paltridge, a retired Australian atmospheric physicist.
8/7 David Caprio the attorney in the charming video of the 96 year old man who was issued a citation we played yesterday joined us to chat about the story and his show "Caught in Providence." Joe also had another author's corner recommendation and we have another episode of guitar news.
8/06 Great listener email reacting to the discussion yesterday on gun control. Another story from the Crabby Pants News dept. Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news, and the discovery of a news age group, the seenager.
The loss of life at the two shootings recently is devastating. Joe tries to get his arms wrapped around what can be done to prevent this: More evil. Kenny speaks with Joe about the mechanics of a ban or what classifies these weapons. Where do we start? How can we come to an agreement?
This is a must listen to show. Joe speaks with the late great author and historian, Stephen Ambrose about his book'Citizen Soldiers'. A charming conversation about history. Then rookie plays one of his favorite highlights of all time Sam Smitson and the 'Snowblower incident' OUCH!
8/01 The Best Of GL: Joe has a case of where should his sensibilities lie. A woman wants to pay a lot of money to restore a 1964 Dodge Dart.
7/31 The Global Warming hypocrites are at it again, plenty of reaction from the Mayor after last night's Democratic national debate. Johnny Heidt with another installment of guitar news and Joe tried out for the North Stars???
7/30 More proof that the left hate children. A primary school playground in the Netherlands has been ordered to close due to its children being too noisy. We also take a trip to Technology Corner, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
7/29 Joe and the crew take a trip to urban America. There they discuss how Baltimore, Chicago, and the Twin Cities are being ruined by those who have been elected. An update on the kids who caught the sturgeon in Edina, and Joe attended 10,000 Lakes Concours d'Elegance on Lake Minnetonka.
7/26 Eric Rasmussen from 5 Eyewitness News was on to chat about his report that uncovered at least $30,000 in personal expenses charged to the U of M by a high-profile professor over several years. Joe also had a great wind-milling story and the weekly chat with Reusse.
7/25 Back to Positive Thursday Joe has become obsessed with a song. Two more audio challenges from Rook and Reuvers, and one of the kids Joe used to have is having a coyote problem in her backyard.
7/24 Joe brought up a story out of the Atlantic "The Future of the City Is Childless" discussing the declining birth rates as we get closer to the countries tallest buildings. We also discussed Mueller testifying before Congress and Johnny Heidt's guitar news.
7/23 Sacramento County Says It's Illegal to Work on Your Own Car in Your Own Garage. Kenny tells a great story from inside the Crabbe Coffee shop, and Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news.
7/22 The entire crew is back in studio today. Joe reacts to the trailer being released of Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers in "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood." The city of Berkley CA is the first to ban natural gas, and Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news.
7/19 Our friend Alyssa Ahlgren from Alpha News Mn makes another in-studio appearance. Very interesting conversation on the state of politics in this country and where things might be headed. We also have our weekly chat with Reusse on the Twins and the British Open.
7/18 Not so Positive Thursday today, Joe has thoughts on President Trump's rally in North Carolina. He also found a great piece of reporting on the jet skier lost in Lake Superior. We also play back the infamous Reusse call in honor of the start of the British Open.
7/17 Joe discusses the PBS documentary "Chasing the Moon." He also has several different examples of why a generation of people are being misled with the climate hysteria. All of that and Johnny Heidt and his guitar news!!
7/16 Professor Lawrence Rudnick from the Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics at the University of Minnesota came on to help the crew more deeply understand the Fermi paradox.
7/15 Joe hands out two different homework assignments on today's show. One is in relation to the "climate crisis" that some claim, the other is a Wall Street Journal piece from last Saturday. He also mentions the Apollo 50th anniversary celebration, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news!!
07/12/19 The Best Of GL: Joe reflects on the way the press decides to ask questions on an ammunition dump story. A high school pulls its band from attending a George Bush rally, the GL duck calls in to discuss a web amputation, and an Oompa quiz!!
07/11 The Best Of GL: Joe has a little trouble with math!!
07/10 Joe begins the show with a tiny Author's Corner segment and 3 book recommendations from Robert Ferrigno. The crew also discusses the differences in life near and far away from the country's tallest buildings. That and our weekly chat with Reusse.
07/09 The St.Louis Park City Council Pledge of Allegiance debate begins the show today. "As a proud American, I'm appalled that our little suburban community's meeting protocols have sparked this polarizing conversation," said City Council Member Anne Mavity.
07/08 The entire crew is back after the 4th of July break!! The Mayor learns an important social media lesson. He also makes a link in regards to the Tempe police and Starbucks controversy. All of that and Johnny Heidt is back with the guitar news!!
07/03 The Best Of GL: Back by popular demand The Little Ceasars segment!! We also played the interview of the Nathan's Hot Dog champion. A tragic story of a man and his donkey and Johnny Heidt with a major news hiccup.
07/02 The Best Of GL: Joe interviews a man by the name of John Gross. He lives in Winslow Arizona and decided to build a garage inside of his house. We also played a call from Mischke and had a great segment with an Oompa Quiz.
07/01 The Best Of GL: Joe attempts to explain "The Mystery"
06/28 The best of GL today features: Joe discovers the new phones in the studio and can't function. Moron #1 & 2 can't take a poetry lesson seriously. Rejected Bond titles, and Rookie's great milk truck snafu!!
06/27 The St. Louis Park city council voted 5-0 to no longer say the Pledge of Allegiance at City Council meetings.......The Mayor has thoughts. Positive Thursday brings a couple of challenges, and we get the weekly visit from Reusse.
06/26 Rep. Steve Drazkowski (Mazeppa) asks Rep. Angie Craig to seek Congressional ethics probe of Rep. Ilhan Omar. He joins the Mayor today. A Russian man is found mummified after spending a month in a bear's cave. We also visit the hot/crazy matrix!!
06/25 A massive freshwater sea Is buried beneath the Atlantic Ocean. Keith Ellison makes the grand announcement that he is actually going to do his job by enforcing laws. And the boys play an all time great Coyote McCloud air-check.
06/24 We clear up the podcast episode numbers. AOC says that the explosions at a Philadelphia oil refinery are the result of climate change. Bernie Sanders is going to forgive all college debt, and Mn Nice tweets.
06/21 Alyssa Ahlgren with Alpha News Mn makes her first in studio appearance. Fresno CA lawmakers want to pay gang members not to shoot each other and Reusse live from Hazeltine, the site of the women's PGA championship.
06/20 Joe began positive Thursday with a piece from WTOP in which the Supreme Court ruled a WW I memorial in the shape of a 40-foot-tall cross can continue to stand on public land. Joe also read a great email on the life of fallen officer John Hetlund of Racine, WI.
06/19 The Mayor has a number of deep thoughts on the Garage Logic service road of life on the St Paul school board voting last night to drop James Monroe's name from two of it's buildings. A Minneapolis Park Board commissioner is floating an idea to add affordable housing for low-income residents at the pavilion site at Bde Maka Ska.
06/18 Joe begins the show with another great D-day letter. The crew also has a little bee talk, controversy around the launch of the USS Minneapolis-St Paul, a trash artist in South Minneapolis, and of course the new foods at the Mn State Fair!!
06/17 Joe takes issue with the detail of a Star Tribune story on the boathouse community in Winona. The Obamas travel to France, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
06/14 The CP questions the placement of Joe's flag at his house. An emergency call is placed to the Lake Detective to explain a recent DNR advisory on sunfish. Patrick also joins for his weekly segment on the conclusion of the NBA and NHL seasons, the U.S. open and of course the red-hot Mn Twins.
06/13 WTOP in Washington D.C. launch a new podcast called "22 Hours: An American Nightmare" Joe spends a few minutes with the hosts Megan and Jack today. Rook and Reuvers try again to trip up the Mayor on Positive Thursday along with thoughts on Trump saying he would listen if foreigners offered dirt on opponents.
06/12 An angry and emotional Jon Stewart demands Congress compensate 9/11 first responders. More on how we have become enslaved by those in the salon. We also this week's final edition of guitar news with Johnny Heidt.
06/11 More thoughts from The Mayor on the Minneapolis Park Board forcing traffic to take detours off Minnehaha Parkway. Power washing the word black, the discovery behind the creation of a cities Chief Resiliency Officer, and Johnny Heidt with guitar news.
06/10 Joe is tempted to give up the fight against climate change hysteria. We also have another Ilhan Omar update and Johnny Heidt is in for another edition of guitar news.
06/06 Today GL commemorates the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Today we played FDR's D-Day prayer in it's entirety to start the show. Joe also featured two pieces from the Washington Post. David Vonn Drehle "How The Economic Might of The World Started on D-day" and interviewed Barry Svrulga on his outstanding work "My Grandfather's Secret D-Day Journal."
06/05 Minneapolis officials canceled segregated meetings for city staffers marking slavery anniversary. Joe also takes another trip to the failed academy, plus Johnny Heidt and the final edition this week of guitar news!!
06/04 More thoughts on the woman who was lost for 17 days on a hike in Maui. A story of the greatest athletic achievement in Olympic history. Another great ray of hope from a teenager down in Albert Lea. All of that and Johnny Heidt and his guitar news!!
06/03 Alyssa Ahlgren who authored the piece "Thoughts from a hipster coffee shop" for the website Alpha News joined. If you want the definition of pushing back this is it. Kenny also had more tales from the farm over the weekend and we had Johnny Heidt and his guitar news!!
05/31 Finally we have the official Garage Door Opener!! More ruling from the salon in the city of Minneapolis and of course it involves Lisa Bender. All of that and Patrick checks in for his weekly segment from the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma.
05/30 GL has exclusive interview with alien featured in the New York Times. Two more attempts to trip up The Mayor on positive Thursday. A bus driver in Stillwater is honored after 50 years of service and transporting over 800,000 students.
05/29 A lost hiker in Hawaii is found after 17 days, we have questions. A campground worker in Mississippi is in trouble for pulling a gun on campers. Johnny Heidt with another edition of guitar news and did the Mayor really get into more alien talk??
05/28/19 The entire crew is back after the Holiday weekend. The Mayor starts with yet another piece of audio from AOC. Kenny has a problem on the farm. Ohio television viewers are mad at the weather interruptions, and Johnny Heidt with the latest edition of guitar news.
05/24 A best of GL begins with Joe and Patrick discussing the St Thomas controversy. We also feature the leprosy segment from years ago, along with the chimp tool shop, adult babies, and live phone call from The Mayor himself to rule on the potential for a garage door opener!!
05/23 Positive Thursday one attempt to stump failed but the other succeeded. Not everything associated with Ckick-Fil-A is bad. Good news for those who hate mosquitoes. Big cities apparently have declining population, and Australia doesn't fall for the climate change B.S.
05/22 Joe gives the crew a lesson in news gathering as it relates to the camping world controversy surrounding the American flag. They also discuss the latest in the developments of the Lola on the Lake fire. That and of course Johnny Heidt with the latest edition of guitar news!!