The Matt McNeil Show – October 4, 2021

Hour 1 segment 1: Facebook is down!!! Matt unfortunately came into contact with a visitor at a family gathering that came down with COVID.

Hour 1 segment 2: The MN COVID-19 update. Why is the Star Tribune still leading with breakthrough infections when reporting COVID cases? And greater Minnesota is seeing a spike in cases while the metro cases are declining.

Hour 1 segment 3: Matt’s COVID test comes back negative! Right wingers are now convinced Fauci wants to cancel Christmas.

Hour 1 segment 4: More Minnesotans have been arrested that took part in the 1/6 insurrection.

Hour 2 segment 1: A recap of the dismal Minnesota Twins season which just ended. The MN Republicans elect former state Senator Davin Hann as chair of the party. Hann unfortunately starts his reign promoting election conspiracy theories. Could that be good news for another conspiracy theorist who is running for governor, Scott Jensen.

Hour 2 segment 2: More on the Facebook outage and how social media can be damaging for kids and really just garbage for everyone.

Hour 2 segment 3: Twin Cities comedian Robert Baril joins Matt to talk about recording a standup show that could air on Amazon Prime, headlining the House of Comedy and more!

Hour 2 segment 4: A MN Republican candidate for secretary of state announces he is leaving the Republican Party.