Three Martini Lunch
By Greg Corombos
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Three Martini Lunch is a funny, edgy and fast-paced podcast of the day's major political stories, hosted by Radio America's Greg Corombos and Jim Geraghty of National Review.
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/8/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review discuss Hillary's tanking polls among women and the insulting response from Clinton surrogates Madeleine Albright and Gloria Steinem. They also slam ABC's Martha Raddatz for pestering candidates to commit to preemptive strikes against North Korea without full intelligence briefings. And they're disgusted at Republicans for suddenly embracing the idea of making women register for Selective Service and be eligible for the military draft if the draft is reinstates.||2/8/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/5/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review are glad to see conservative Mary Katherine Ham added to the panel for Saturday night's GOP debate. They also discuss just how bad Rick Santorum is as a surrogate for Marco Rubio. And they get a good laugh out of Hillary Clinton claiming she can't be part of the establishment because she's a woman. All that plus our Superbowl picks.||2/5/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/4/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Ian Tuttle of National Review welcome a new Gallup survey showing more states have a distinct tilt towards Republicans than Democrats, a massive change since 2008. They also rip Pres. Obama for speaking at a mosque with ties to the Muslim Brotherhood, praising Muslims without mentioning the problem of radicalism and once again lecturing Americans about how intolerant we are. And we start to feel bad for Jeb Bush as he actually tells a town hall crowd to clap after one of his answers.||2/4/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/3/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review are glad to see Bernie Sanders considering a challenge of the results in Iowa since no one has seen any vote totals. They're sorry to see Rand Paul's libertarian voice leave the campaign trail but they are happy he is now focusing on his effort to win re-election to the Senate. And they rip Donald Trump for his Twitter rant accusing Ted Cruz of fraud in Iowa and demanding a redo or for all Cruz votes to be nullified.||2/3/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/2/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review enjoy three good martinis. They applaud voters for vaulting conservative Ted Cruz to victory in Iowa and Marco Rubio to a strong third place finish. They enjoy the spectacle of a dead heat between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. And Jim has some strong words for candidates who have no chance yet refuse to end their campaigns.||2/2/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 2/1/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review enjoy Hillary Clinton's latest feeble attempts to explain away her email scandal. They also enjoy Bernie Sanders suddenly becoming interested in the email/server scandal. And they slap the Cruz campaign for stupidly sending out a mailer to voters suggesting they had broken some law for not voting as much as they should.||2/1/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/29/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review applaud Ted Cruz for refusing to embrace ethanol subsidies and mandates in Iowa. They slam Cruz for his terrible joke about leaving the stage and they discuss the GOP bloodbath over immigration flip-flopping. And they wonder why Mike Huckabee and Rick Santorum allowed themselves to be used by the Trump campaign.||1/29/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/28/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review welcome new, unimpressive poll numbers for Hillary Clinton. They staggered as to why evangelicals are flocking to Donald Trump despite his life and political positions being a giant middle finger to traditional values. They marvel at Trump's ability to plan an event that may well eclipse the debate he's skipping and the RNC's inability to stop other networks from airing it. And they mark 30 years since the horrific Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.||1/28/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/27/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review explore the good, bad and crazy dimensions of Donald Trump's decision to skip Thursday night's debate. They look forward to a debate without Trump. They fear more candidates will follow Trump's lead in future debates. And they slam MSNBC's Chris Matthews for saying Trump's exit from the debate means people won't want to watch "two Cubans" debate.||1/27/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/26/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review enjoy watching Hillary Clinton claim people keep calling her untrustworthy because they are liars who want to stop her from bringing positive change to America. They sigh as Italy covers up nude art and refuses to serve wine at a state dinner so as not to offend the Iranian president. And they get a get a kick out of Hillary Clinton continuing to insist she did nothing wrong with her private server.||1/26/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/25/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review plow through the snow to enjoy the possibility of Michael Bloomberg launching an independent White House bid. They also shudder as the FBI probes Hillary Clinton and her State Department subordinates for taking highly classified information and pasting it into emails on Clinton's non-secure server. And they react to Donald Trump saying he could shoot someone on Fifth Avenue and he wouldn't lose any supporters.||1/25/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/22/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Ian Tuttle of National Review discuss National Review devoting an entire issue and calling on 20 different conservatives in an effort to convince voters to reject Donald Trump. They also salute the hundreds of thousands of pro-life activists descending on snowy Washington for the annual March for Life. And they slam Secretary of State John Kerry for casually conceding that Iran will spend some of his billions in unfrozen assets on terrorism.||1/22/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/21/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review love watching the Democrats quickly abandon their insistence on no more debates and hastily add one on Monday to help a stumbling Hillary Clinton. They also roll their eyes as Bob Dole says he'd prefer Trump over Cruz. And they separate fact from fiction and spread the blame over the Flint water crisis.||1/21/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/20/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review are amused to see the Clinton campaign accusing Republicans and the intelligence community inspector general of conspiring to accuse Hillary Clinton of having beyond top secret emails on her server. They also blast Republicans for attacking Ted Cruz for his opposition to crony capitalism in ethanol and they discuss why tea party darling Sarah Palin would endorse Donald Trump. They react to news that a Fast and Furious gun capable of downing helicopters was found with El Chapo. And they mourn the death of Ben Carson staffer Braden Joplin.||1/20/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/19/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review react to the Defense Department considering demoting David Petraeus for his mishandling of classified information and the message this sends to those investigating Hillary Clinton. They also slam Marco Rubio for continuing to say he thinks all illegal immigrants who are not felons should be able to stay in the U.S. once they've been here a certain time. And they discuss the uproar over an alleged lack of diversity in the Oscar nominations.||1/19/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/18/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Ian Tuttle of National Review appreciate Hillary Clinton providing material for many fall campaign ads by closely tying herself to President Obama on issues ranging from Obamacare to Iran to Syria. They eagerly welcome the release of the American hostages from Iran but conclude the Iranians rolled the Obama administration again. And they marvel that Bernie Sanders, an avowed socialist with poor debating skills, actually has a shot at the nomination.||1/18/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/15/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review review the three most intense exchanges from Thursday's Republican presidential debate. They praise Ted Cruz for his defense of his eligibility to be president against accusations to the contrary by Donald Trump. They also conclude Trump got the better of Cruz on the squabble over New York values by invoking the spirit following 9/11. And they discuss the dueling flip-flop charges over immigration and more between Cruz and Marco Rubio.||1/15/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/14/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review discuss the implosion of Al Jazeera America. They also slam Secretary of State John Kerry for thanking Iran for its treatment of 10 U.S. sailors after our women and women were humiliated on video. They slam Chelsea Clinton for suggesting Bernie Sanders and Republicans have the same position on Obamacare. And they pay tribute to the late actor Alan Rickman, villain from "Die Hard," the official movie of the Three Martini Lunch.||1/14/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Three Martini Lunch 1/13/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review cheer most of Nikki Haley's Republican response to the State of the Union, especially her personal story and the contrast she paints between the visions of Republicans and Democrats. They also slam President Obama for telling everyone to calm down about ISIS since they can't destroy our entire nation. And they shake their heads as Obama contends the arrest of one man for the Benghazi attacks shows he will do whatever it takes to bring terrorists to justice.||1/13/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanThree Martini Lunch 1/12/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review applaud Rand Paul for boycotting the undercard debate because it's insulting and pointless. They also groan as Pres. Obama promises to give a State of the Union address that focuses on himself and that will pit the public against Congress. And they wonder why Jeb Bush is trying to score points against Marco Rubio on immigration, given his own support for a path to citizenship.||1/12/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Three Martini Lunch 1/11/16||Greg Corombos of Radio America and Jim Geraghty of National Review react to a Hillary Clinton email that seemingly tells an aide to strip the the secure markings off a report and send it non-securely. Jim explains why he believes a convention of the states to amend the Constitution needs to wait until the nation is more constitutionally literate. And they slam Sean Penn for meeting with El Chapo while the drug kingpin was on the run.||1/11/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
Glib, funny, non-formulaic
They obviously respect each other, and intelligently discuss pertinent subjects. They are both funny, and tell it as they see it...Although one is from Air America and the other is from National Review, you don't hear talking points and formulas. BRAVO!!!!
Glad to see conservatives finally figure out podcasting! ;)
Witty & Intelligent
A great center-right mini analysis of daily political news. Always entertaining.