The News Junkie
By Shawn Wasson
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I drink too much, curse far too often and obsess over breaking news. I hope we can still be friends.
||The News Junkie – 06/01/15||Meet Caitlyn! Shawn is back, still recovering from being out on Friday but managed to get bored enough to meet the crew out on Saturday after the Orlando City game. A video is making the rounds of a father beating up a guy who allegedly gave his daugh...||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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||The News Junkie – 05/28/15||Breastmilk and Service Dogs Shawn is feeling under the weather and may not come in tomorrow. He didn't want to come in today but thought people would blame his absence on being too drunk the night before. C-Lane says they'll just blame him anyway as h...||5/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/27/15||Sandwich Time! Shawn is worried about an electronics convention where a company showed off a robot that could prepare and serve a Lobster Bisque. C-Lane says there are already places where some dishes are prepared by robot, most notably,||5/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/26/15||Happy Birthday Shawn! It's Shawn's birthday. Sabrina has things planned but Shawn doesn't want to do any of them. Shawn witnessed two different people being hauled off in ambulances over the three day weekend.||5/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/22/15||Ting Tang, Walla Walla Bing Bang Shawn has a story about a Witch Doctor making a baby walk. C-Lane can't hear Witch Doctor without thinking of that chipmunk song. Disney is having a 24 hours of Disney day.||5/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/21/15||Don't wipe good! Shawn begins the show with video of a mother shaming her 13-year-old daughter for having a Facebook page saying she wa 19, a freak, and had lace panties. The crew debates for a bit whether she was going too far,||5/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/20/15||What Had Happened Was? A picture on Twitter starts a debate about whether or not it's still considered chivalrous to have the woman stand on the inside of the sidewalk. The debate morphs into callers giving their various reasons on why this was ever a...||5/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/19/15||Wock'n'Roll Sabrina is back, but feeling off after her softball team lost the championship. She uses Maya Rudolph's Beyonce-inspired commencement speech to cheer herself up. Shawn has the number for a man who got a 3-inch nail flung into his eye by a ...||5/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/18/15||Maybe She's Fixing His Zipper Jenn joins the show while Sabrina has the day off. A security expert is taking heat from the feds after admitting to hacking into an airplane through the in-flight entertainment system and making his way to controlling th...||5/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/15/15||Shawn Flawsson Shawn opens the show with news of BB King's death. The crew talked about seeing that coming since the day Shawn played the audio of him rambling on stage during a concert. C-Lane ponders whether his restaurant in Orlando is still open.||5/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/14/15||Doobies and Nugates Shawn opens the show reporting on Harry Shearer quitting the Simpsons and the crew ponders the effect his departure will have on the show's remaining seasons, and how replacements in other cartoons have fared.||5/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/13/15||Greetings from Mexichusetts! Shawn's cat is driving him crazy, doing parkour in the mornings and scratching up the new bed. Callers have mixed feelings on declawing, Sabrina is totally against it. PETA is mad at some high schoolers who made a funny da...||5/13/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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||The News Junkie – 05/06/15||Vanbarry's, the aftermath. - Shawn and crew recap shenanigans from the previous day's Cinco de Mayo broadcast, including C-Lane's condition when he was finally put in an Uber home. A book signing was by Kim Kardashian was interrupted by activist who w...||5/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/05/15||Cinco de Mayo! - Shawn, Sabrina, and C-Lane take the show on the road to VanBarry's to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Sabrona makes his live broadcast debut, and a story about a children's book makes C-Lane incredibly uncomfortable.||5/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/04/15||May the 4th be with you... - Chelsea Handler calls in to promote her appearance in Melbourne later in the month. Sabrina had an idea for asking man-on-the-street style questions for her, but she records them at a loud bar and sounds like she's had a f...||5/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 05/01/15||78-year-old co-host! - Microsoft released a website that attempts to analyze and guess the gender and age of people in pictures. Some people get better results than others. Shawn has audio of a child screaming at the dentist.||5/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 04/30/15||A monthly visitor... - Sabrina recaps her experience at last night's Alanis Morissette concert, which includes a story from a listener involving an encounter with C-Lane. An Instagrammer who describes himself as a male feminist is encouraging men to c...||4/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 04/29/15||Sabrina gets towed! - Sabrina starts the show off super pissed after having her car towed during her morning Starbucks run. C-Lane is surprised she's been parking at that spot for so long, as it is a notoriously strict towing spot.||4/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 04/28/15||Enchiladas por favor!!! - Sabrina returns, her birthday finally over (although a present still arrives today). Shawn is struggling after staying up late last night live streaming during the Baltimore riots and things got a little weird.||4/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The News Junkie – 04/27/15||2-way mirrors and the best wings in town! - Sabrina has the day off for one more day of birthday celebration, so Jenn joins the show. Shawn and C-Lane recap the awkwardness experienced at a surprise roller skating party they attended the night before.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
This is a great podcast. I listen every day on the way to work.
The News Junkie is the ONLY way to get news....he only hits on the important stuff!
Greatest news show period.
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