Comics Take on the News

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Airs at: Mon, 08/12/2024 at 11:00pm - 12:00am
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A news-satire comedian panel show

 

Comics Take on the News is a monthly radio show airing live on the 2nd Monday of the month at 11pm.

Comics Take is a satirical, news-adjacent show. Host Dani Schi presents a rotating panel with local and national news stories. The comics than take the news to places that it ought not go. It will go places that you won't hear on mainstream media or any media. It will be funny and weird and worth your time.

 

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Comics Take on the News on 07/08/24

Airs at: Mon, 07/08/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/09/2024 at 12:00am
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Comics Take on The News - June Roundup

Airs at: Mon, 06/10/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 06/11/2024 at 12:00am
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  Join us at 11 pm on Monday, June 10th as see just how far comedians can fling current events. This month's comedic panel welcomes: Pam Benjamin: Pam Benjamin is the Director of Mutiny Radio in San Francisco and has produced 8 Mutiny Radio Comedy Festivals as well as sho... Read more

Comics Take on the News & why we need laws

Airs at: Mon, 05/13/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 05/14/2024 at 12:00am
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   Join us at 11 pm on Monday, May 13th for what is sure to be a chaotic romp through local headlines and unrelated topics.  This month's panelists include:   Joe John Sanchez III: Joe John Sanchez III is a queer, Portland-based comedian whose style can best be described... Read more

Comics Take on the News & shoot it thru a salmon cannon

Airs at: Mon, 04/08/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 04/09/2024 at 12:00am
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   Join us at 11 pm on Monday April 8th for what is sure to be a chaotic romp through local headlines and unrelated topics.  This month's panelists include: James Hartenfeld (@hartenfeld) - James Hartenfeld is the creator of Ricky Winters and co-producer of Butter & Goodn... Read more

Comics Take on the News & Salem's Rabbit Infestation

Airs at: Mon, 03/11/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 03/12/2024 at 12:00am
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Comics Take on the News will March show will be a panel of Portland comedians to roast local news stories. Tune in Monday March 11th to hear hot takes and cold digressions of local and national news stories.  Comedians filling out March's panel are: Rochelle Cote (@_rococo... Read more

Comics Take on a good reuben sandwich

Airs at: Mon, 02/12/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 02/13/2024 at 12:00am
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Comics Take on the News will February show will be a panel full of hilarious Portland celebrities. Umi Om (@Umi_om) is a bisexual and biracial comedian who touches on topics of gender, relationships, and mental health. Umi is Indian and Lebanese. She was born in Hawai'i an... Read more

Comics Take on the News and Public Bus Drug Testing

Airs at: Mon, 01/08/2024 at 11:00pm - Tue, 01/09/2024 at 12:00am
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  This month's panel includes:  Intergalactic Trans Celebrity Juilet Mylan (Inst @JulietMulan) Hoola-Hooping Flautist Lydia Manning (Insta @LydiaWoManning) A guy named Brendan Creecy (Inst @Brendoman). Join us Monday Jan 8th at 11 pm to see just how far we can take the ne... Read more

Comics Take on the News on 12/11/23

Airs at: Mon, 12/11/2023 at 11:00pm - Tue, 12/12/2023 at 12:00am
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Comics Take on the News with woodwind energy.

Airs at: Mon, 11/13/2023 at 11:00pm - Tue, 11/14/2023 at 12:00am
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  Comedians Colin Mattox (@ColinMattoxComic), Jenna Britann (@JennaBritann), and Rachelle Cochran (@ItsRachelleCochran) take on the news. We talked golf carts, keller sanitarium ghosts, and confirmed you can say 'pornography' on the radio. If this show doesn't launch Rache... Read more

Comics Take on the news and a normal number of infants

Airs at: Mon, 10/09/2023 at 11:00pm - Tue, 10/10/2023 at 12:00am
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    Comedians on Dylan Jenkins, Madeline Moore, and Anthony Robinson talk about car theft, Democracy Now, earth post-human, and how to protect birds in signs.  They ask and answer the really unnecessary questions, including: Is AI racist enough?  What is a normal numb... Read more