Whiskey Congress Podcast
Ralph Northam Stands Before Whiskey Congress

Ralph Northam Stands Before Whiskey Congress

February 5, 2019

So...after we recorded our last show, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam was revealed to have appeared in Medical School yearbook photos that depicted a man in blackface and another in a Ku Klux Klan outfit. So we had to get back together for another drink and talk about that situation...enjoy. 

Jussie, Barr, Trump and Super Bowl

Jussie, Barr, Trump and Super Bowl

February 3, 2019

Steve and Jim review Woodford Reserve Double Oaked bourbon and talk about the Jussie Smollett assault; New Attorney General Nominee William Barr and his stance on cannabis; Trump pulls out of the INF Missile Treaty with Russia and of course Super Bowl Predictions...The Northam issue occurred as we were recording, expect a bonus episode.

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Shutdown and Stoned

Shutdown and Stoned

January 27, 2019

Steve and Jim are together in the Cleveland Studio to review Wellers Special Reserve Bourbon and talk about the temporary end of the government shutdown, the arrest of Roger Stone and other hot topics including the resignation of Florida Secretary of State; the Covington Catholic High School controversy and an update on the sentencing of former officer Van Dyke in Chicago.

Vegas, BuzzFeed and Close Shave (Gillette Ad)

Vegas, BuzzFeed and Close Shave (Gillette Ad)

January 20, 2019

Steve calls in from Las Vegas to talk about the  BuzzFeed bombshell story. We also talk about John Kasich appearing on Real Time with Bill Maher; the Gillette Ad; fast food for the National Champion Clemson Tigers; racism at a GM plant in Toledo and the sentencing of former officer Van Dyke for the murder of Laquan McDonald...plus a prediction for the Pacquiao vs Broner fight. Enjoy.

RBG, R Kelly, Trump and More

RBG, R Kelly, Trump and More

January 13, 2019

Steve and Jim are together in the Cleveland Studio to review Heaven Hill Bourbon and talk about this week in politics including the condition of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg; this week in Trump; R Kelly; Iowa Representative Steve King; the firing of Rochester weatherman Jeremy Kappell and more. We also want to say thank you to our friend Michael Wood Jr for sending us homemade (and delicious) jelly made from Arizona prickly pears. 

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Impeach the M’Fer, the New House and Trump and Jameson

Impeach the M’Fer, the New House and Trump and Jameson

January 6, 2019

Steve and Jim review a show favorite whiskey (Jameson Irish Whiskey) and talk about the politics related to the House of Representatives changing to Democratic Party control. The Articles of Impeachment being drafted by Brad Sherman (D-CA) and the recorded remarks made by Rashida Tlaib (D-MI). We also talk about Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and the "history lesson" provided by the President regarding Afghanistan and Russia. Plus some NFL talk and playoff predictions. Enjoy.

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Shutdown, ICE, Kevin Spacey and Football

Shutdown, ICE, Kevin Spacey and Football

December 30, 2018

Steve and Jim review Glenlivet Founder's Reserve Scotch whiskey and discuss the state of the government; children dying in ICE custody, the oldest man in America passing away and what his perspectives might have been over time; a black man is ejected from a Portland hotel for CMWB (calling Mom while black); Kevin Spacey's weird video and some college and pro football talk.

Whiskey Congress Holiday Special

Whiskey Congress Holiday Special

December 27, 2018

Steve and Jim review a new Islay Scotch (thanks to those who corrected our pronunciation). We also talk about the "Baby It's Cold Outside" pseudo-controversy; Fake News, Tiger vs Phil recap and favorite Christmas Movies.

Enjoy.

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Trump, Mattis, Cohen and Syria

Trump, Mattis, Cohen and Syria

December 23, 2018

Steve and Jim review a new whiskey (Angel's Envy Rye) and talk about the latest in the world of politics. Enjoy...

 

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Hemp, Hart, Trump, Cohen, Stormy and Whiskey

Hemp, Hart, Trump, Cohen, Stormy and Whiskey

December 16, 2018

Steve and Jim are together in the Cleveland Studio to review Wellers 107 Bourbon and to discuss the passage of the Farm Bill (legalizing industrial hemp). We also talk about the latest in politics including Michael Cohen being sentenced, Trump/Pelosi and Schumer have a meeting, Stormy Daniels being ordered to pay Trump's legal fees, Ben Shapiro continuing his tantrum about the success of Black Panther, more on Kevin Hart and a Texas Court ruling regarding medical cannabis and guns. Enjoy.

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