On today’s show Matt talks about how streaming services have changed movie and TV awards season. The MN COVID-19 update. Torey Van Oot, Twin Cities reporter for Axios, joins Matt during the 2nd half of hour 1. Mike Lindell is facing a 1.3 billion dollar lawsuit from Dominion over his fake election fraud claims. And…

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Enbridge has fallen well short of its goal to hire Minnesota workers for Line 3 construction; DFL Chair Ken Martin joins Matt for the first time since the elections; Caledonia’s football coach and his comments about inclusivity; today’s COVID update; Matt has a bone to pick with the archbishop from Kansas City, Kansas and how…

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Toro Snowblowers recalled with an “amputation hazard”; Wisconsin GOP wants flags lowered to half-staff in honor of Rush Limbaugh; how the executive class became the most important working group in America; Cliff Schecter joins Matt to talk GOP politics; Minnesota has new snowplow names up for public vote soon; COVID update; Hiawatha Golf Course cut…

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Hour 1 segment 1: Matt shares his thoughts on the passing of Rush Limbaugh and how conservatives tried to live vicariously through him. Hour 1 segment 2: The nightmare that is Texas and their mismanaged electrical grid. More proof that the free market doesn’t always work. Hour 1 segments 3/4: Jeff Stein joins and shares…

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Jeff Stein joins Matt and shares his thoughts on the Trump/Mitch McConnell dispute, could moderate Republicans break off and start their own party, and how Ross Perot tried to launch his own 3rd party in the 1990’s. Then Barry Hand of the Bdote Learning Center is on to talk about the importance of preserving Native…

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The Herbivorous Butcher beats Nestle in court; continuing the discussion on outstate Republicans like Paul Gazelka trying to punish Minneapolis/St. Paul; white supremacist recruitment in Hudson; Patrick Coolican joins Brett for his weekly visit with what’s going on at the state capitol; Trump attacks McConnell; COVID update; Rep. Mary Franzen is back!

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Hour 1 segment 1: Tough guy Texans can’t deal with a little snow and cold. Republicans are trying to justify their vote acquitting Trump. Hour 1 segment 2: More on how Republicans ignored that Trump even endangered the safety of themselves, but still acquitted. And did Democrats make a mistake by not calling witnesses? Hour…

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Education Minnesota president Denise Specht talks about how teachers are working to educate students during the pandemic and what a return to in person learning could look like. They also touched on the proposed Page amendment and how to narrow the achievement gap.

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Matt begins the show with updates on the Gina Carano story from yesterday. Matt gives us a rundown on Trump’s impeachment trial, Minnesota’s COVID update, and the splintering Republican party. Brett joins Matt in the second half of the show to bring us his interview with Aleen Brown regarding the Beltrami County Sheriff’s request to…

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Matt starts off the show talking about the grossly unqualified statements of Gina Carano, the shooting that happened in Buffalo, MN, and Trump’s Impeachment trial! Sven Sundgaard joins Matt to talk about upcoming weather patterns and snapping turtle harvesting issues in Minnesota!

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Hour 1 segment 1: More irrefutable evidence in the impeachment trial that trump incited the attack. Also Matt talks about more places you can safely visit during the pandemic. And what will happen to people who speed at 100+ MPH on the roads once the pandemic ends and we get traffic again. Hour 1 segment…

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Hour 1 segment 1: We start today’s show talking about the cold weather and all the accidents around town. Then Matt’s thoughts on the Super Bowl, the halftime show and commercials. Hour 1 segment 2: Matt had a visitor on his Facebook page yesterday from far right Republican rep. Glenn Gruenhagen. He tells us all…

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Matt starts the show off with a tribute to Christopher Plummer… RIP Matt addresses his comments on the former police officer Kim Voss’ letter to the editor, as well as the dysfunction of the Minneapolis police department. Paul Gazelka is a hypocrite… Brett Johnson joins Matt to talk about Mike Lindell and other MN political…

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Matt starts of with some Minnesota news, such as Paul Gazelka criticizing the city of Minneapolis with the upcoming trial of Derek Chauvin, other GOP senator controversies. Matt talks about Trump’s refusal to voluntarily testify at his impeachment trial. Governor Evers instates a new state-wide mask mandate after the Republican majority senate repeals the last…

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Hour 1 segment 1: Republicans and conservatives have been very silent this week about the funeral of capitol police officer Brian Sicknick, who was killed in the Jan. 6 insurrection. More proof that Republicans don’t really don’t care about the police either. Hour 1 segment 2: Derek Chauvin was among a group of Mpls police…

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Cliff Schecter joins Matt; coronavirus/update on the triple homicide in St. Paul; statewide races and the expansion of Democratic territory into the suburbs; Mike Lindell whack-a-mole on Twitter/Patrick Coolican with Brett; “Bullhorn Lady”, one of the key actors in the Capitol riots has been identified; a new Minnesota state program designed to make college admissions…

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Matt talks about a dilemma he and his family faced over the weekend from a panhandler who rejected Matt’s offer of food. The DFL makes a push for cannabis legalization. The GOP only opposed it because of they benefit by recruiting fake legalize cannabis party candidates to steal votes from DFL candidates. A New York…

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Matt kicks the show off highlighting his run-in with a troll! Matt revisits the accident from yesterday to remind us of the fragility and immense value of the time we get on this earth. More on the Gamestop stock situation, GOP Governor MN Governor’s race, some COVID unsafe gatherings of a MN business, school COVID…

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Matt begins the show off with the breaking Gamestop Stock story. Matt dissects what caused the crisis for hedge fund managers, the competing Reddit stock community, and the implications for the future.   Matt gives us news about profanity on flags, COVID updates, and more!

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Matt talks about his visit to the Como Zoo and the safety precautions they’ve put in placer to make for a good experience. 45 Republican Senators vote not to hold Trump accountable. The Wall Street Journal releases a video showing the Proud Boys appearing to coordinate the capitol attacks. Over 100 capitol police officers were…

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Mike Lindell banned from Twitter/Trump’s role in the insurrection and Republicans continuing to reject his responsibility; MN state legislators refusing to condemn the US Capitol violence; Jennifer Carnahan and the MN GOP take a trip to South Dakota and ignore COVID safety, in other news water is wet; coronavirus; Brazilian strain of COVID arrives in…

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On today’s show: The Packers and their enthusiastic fan base lose a close playoff game yesterday. The Winter Carnival will have a drive through event this year. The MN COVID update and how people 65+ can register to eventually get a vaccine in Minnesota. The Sahan Journal just ran a piece talking about the dehumanizing…

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Matt honors the memory of Hank Aaron at the start of the show. Sven Sundgaard joins Matt to discuss the concerning lack of cold weather so far in this 2020 winter. Matt brings up the disturbing email from Jennifer Carnahan sympathizing with Nazis. Matt touches on the shortage of electric cars in Minnesota.   During…

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Matt starts off with some news about Zug Zug and new romance Zara, and Mike Lindell and actress Jane Krakowski. Matt also digs into some COVID headlines, especially vaccina distribution. Matt goes into some OSHA COVID controversies and violations.   Matt starts off the second hour discussing whether the intersection where George Floyd passed should…

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Matt speaks about the Inauguration, Trump leaving the White House, and Trump’s legacy as ex-president. Jeff joins Matt to speak about the whole country taking a breath with Trump leaving office. Cliff Schecter joins Matt as well to talk about a more Progressive Biden entering office, the splitting of the Republican Party, and the willingness…

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Revisiting the goofier moments of the Trump admin; where does Trump’s presidency rank? It’s no debate; why we still need to challenge Trumpism and Trump supporters after he’s out of office; Mike Lindell willing to go down with his ship as businesses end partnerships with him; Brett and Patrick Coolican discuss what’s happening at the…

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On today’s show: Zug Zug and MN winter outdoor activities. The MN COVID-19 update. Republicans will try to erase the failures of Trump on COVID and blame them on Biden. Conservatives and Republicans flouting COVID safety precautions shows their selfishness, including the large MNGOP in person post election party that turned out to be a…

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The Trumps appear to be stealing items from the White House. Jared and Ivanka ban secret service agents from using any bathrooms at their home. MN Congressional Republicans are still completely delusional about Biden’s election win and last week’s right wing attack on the capitol. DFL state senate minority leader Susan Kent (district 53) joins…

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Republicans need to do more to stop the violence; Trace Beaulieu previews his Return of the Mads event with Frank Conniff and Mary Jo Pehl; Brett visits with Patrick Coolican about Bob Kroll’s potential successor and more; coronavirus update; the deep, direct entanglement of state and national legislators supporting Trump’s insurrection.

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Some strange activity in DC leads to speculation that something could be up with Donald Trump and Mike Pence tonight. Bob Kroll announces he’s retiring at the end of January. While that’s good news the entire Minneapolis police union needs to to be overhauled. MN COVID update (finally some good news). At the MN legislature…

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We start today’s show talking about the AM950 calendars which arrived today. Then Matt shares some thoughts on yesterday’s attempted coup. We continue that conversation later with attorney and former CIA agent Jack Rice. Then infamous KSTP journalist Jay Kolls (you might remember him for “breaking” the pointergate story) claims the militias that attacked the…

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Matt has a mystery on his hands as a story from years ago resurfaced in an unlikely way; news that the Kenosha officer who shot Jacob Blake will not be charged; Republican shenanigans in the state senate; Patrick Coolican joins Brett Johnson; coronavirus update; Georgia runoff elections.

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It’s the first of the newly expanded 2 hour Matt McNeil show! More Republicans are joining the traitor team and trying to overturn the election. How did Republicans begin accepting extremists? An Albert Lea bar is defying the closure order from Gov. Walz and shows the reopen movement is not as popular as it’s portrayed.…

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We start today’s show with some Christmas messages from our member listeners. Reopen MN businesses said they would practice social distancing if they reopen…what happened when they actually did reopen? No safety measures taken at all. Selfishness is pervasive this year especially among Republicans and the reopen crowd. Concert and event venues are in need…

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Listener holiday card readings; a handful of bars and restaurants defy the state’s orders to remain closed to indoor dining and drinking, and Matt focuses on the already-soiled reputation of one of the co-owners of a Lakeville joint that participated; bars doing this really don’t understand the consequences of their choice both from a health…

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Matt start’s today’s show talking about the anniversary of Sandy Hook and the tasteless and disgraceful responses we saw from conservative Republicans. The electoral college officially votes for Biden for President despite some Republicans threatening violence. MN lawmakers strike deal on $216M COVID relief package. The US AG sector could be hurt even more by…

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The continued buffet of streaming options – is it a good thing that there are so many streaming service “factions”?; coronavirus update; the cowards who approved the white supremacist church in Murdock, and those who keep fighting a losing battle for Trump; some Minnesota GOP lawmakers have tried to sign Minnesota onto the Texas lawsuit…

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Ghost Box Radio host Greg Bakun joins Matt to add expert opinion to Matt’s graveyard photo; coronavirus discussion; Minneapolis city council approves a budget with significant police funding slashing under veto threat from Jacob Frey; a small Minnesota town approves a permit for a racist church.

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Republicans continue to refuse to accept defeat both at the national and state levels with Texas filing lawsuits to the Supreme Court and Mary Kiffmeyer attacking our own election integrity; Jack Rice joins to discuss the outcome of legal proceedings against the man who pulled down the Columbus statue at the State Capitol.

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Matt has some grievances with Big Foot and ghost hunting reality TV shows. Matt takes a haunted picture at a cemetery that features an unexplained red dot. South Dakota is still a mess with their COVID response. Self proclaimed “aggressive centrist” Matthew McConaughey defends Trump supporters on a podcast. MNGOP chair Jennifer Carnahan makes more…

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New poll coming: when do you start to get concerned about having no snow at Christmas?; Michelle Bachmann asks the Lord for four more years of Trump and Georgia senate wins; unions have always been double crossed by Republicans and still don’t learn; coronavirus; Paul Gazelka and Steve Drazkowski opposed coronavirus aid for individuals and…

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Matt points out the hypocrisy in the Carpenters’ Union supporting Trump and Line 3 while opposing the Southwest Light Rail line; coronavirus; redo the presidential election, and only the presidential election, under martial law?

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A recap of Matt’s Thanksgiving weekend. Melania tries for a slightly less creepy White House Christmas this year (also a holiday she complained about decorating for while on tape). Paul Gazelka meanders his way onto Matt’s Facebook page, and Matt has quite the response for Gazelka. Republicans make no effort to appeal to metro areas.…

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Matt can’t stop you from getting together, but hopes you will at the least be cautious and not complain if people get sick; virus update; South Dakota’s continued sky-high virus rates and how Matt traces all of the Midwest’s current crisis back to Sturgis.

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Matt heads down to the Minnesota River off Normandale; the continued selfishness of COVIDiots; an incoming GOP rep aided by a fake marijuana candidate taunts the state government and shows his true ambitions; Michigan certifies for Biden.

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Toplessness legal for everybody in Minneapolis; Penny the Turkey killed by the DNR; coronavirus; Jennifer Grand Canyon Carnahan update; chef and food expert Terry John Zila joins the show to discuss his Thanksgiving catering and some fantastic ideas you can try at your smaller gathering this year.

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People continue to deny COVID and cry victim when it hits them; what about the liberties and freedoms for people not to get sick?; State Auditor Julie Blaha joins the show; Tyson Foods management in Iowa taking bets on how many employees would become ill with COVID.

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Tom Bakk and Chris Tomassoni depart the DFL caucus to become independents, which Matt thinks was fraudulent and orchestrated with the Senate GOP well before the election as both ran as DFL candidates; coronavirus update, new restrictions coming; Jeff Stein’s weekly visit.

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We start today’s show with DFL state Senate minority leader Susan Kent talking about Senate Republicans not sharing information about a COVID outbreak within their caucus. What did Republicans know and when did they know it? Also Pat Kreitlow with Up North News talks about the latest in Wisconsin political news including a state Supreme…

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Matt thinks Republicans have overplayed their hand trying to plan for a possible Klobuchar nomination to a Biden cabinet post; conservatives question Matt on his veteran status and how they have chosen Trump over country; coronavirus disaster continues.

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Biden officially beats Trump!! Why claims of voter and election fraud from Republicans are plain stupid. The race for 2022 starts now. The 71 million who voted for Trump will vote for the GOP in 2022. Will you vote in 2022? Why Georgia Democrats had more success compared to other states. And more on what…

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Biden creeps closer to victory; Matt continues the discussion from yesterday on the DFL’s somewhat Pyrrhic victory on Tuesday night in Minnesota and how both rural and metro residents have legitimate gripes but also need to refocus; coronavirus continues its explosive, rapid spread.

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