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NEW YORK AIMS FOR ZERO EMISSION CARS

NEW YORK (WABC) — Gov. Kathy Hochul says New York State is aiming for zero-emission vehicles by the year 2035. She directed the state Department of …

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Comments about the Holocaust from representative sponsoring ‘divisive concepts’ bill raise concerns

In the debate over the divisive concept bill which could change the way topics considered controversial are taught in public institutions.  There are moments in …

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JUST SING AND SHUT UP

Rocker Pat Benatar‘s recent setlists are missing one of her most popular songs: “Hit Me With Your Best Shot.” The reason, she told USA Today in an interview …

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A WOMAN’S RIGHT TO COMPETE

As soon as House Republicans passed a bill to block transgender girls from playing on female sports teams in K-12 or college, opponents started questioning …

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PULLING OUT

The Republican National Committee said Thursday it was withdrawing from the Commission on Presidential Debates, alleging that the organization was biased in favor of Joe …

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Georgia high school coach suspended after restraining student who had loaded gun

A Georgia high school coach was suspended after he defended himself and restrained a student who was in possession of a loaded weapon in school. …

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Parents of high school students started a petition to remove a principal who loves classic heavy metal band Iron Maiden

A Canadian high school principal loves Iron Maiden and posts about the band on social media. Parents started a petition to transfer Eden High School …

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KC gun range owners defend dress policy after refusing to let Muslim woman wear hijab

Owners of a Kansas City area gun range accused of discriminating against a Muslim woman by not allowing her to shoot while wearing her hijab …

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COULD YOU GET YOUR HAIR OUT OF MY TRAY ?

 A plane passenger has sparked outrage online after a photo emerged of her long hair draped over the back of her seat. The picture, showing …

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Rolling Stones retire classic rock song ‘Brown Sugar’

The Rolling Stones retired one of their most popular rock songs due to lyrics that depict the horrors of slavery. The Stones have not played …

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Washington state high school cancels 9/11 football tribute over possible offense concerns

A Washington state high school reportedly called off a student-led tribute to the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks after an unnamed staffer said …

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Activist Says Southwest Told Her To Cover Biden Sign Because ‘Many’ Were Offended

On Friday, Jenny Grondahl flew from Phoenix to San Diego, carrying a souvenir: a cardboard. It read “Arizonenses Con Biden” with a cactus and was …

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WHEN IN DOUBT

Experts reveal the fridge staples that are safe to eat past expiry – and some last for TWO YEARS Australian food scientists have revealed the …

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Florida Gov Signs Law Requiring Students, Faculty To Have Beliefs Surveyed

Florida’s governor has signed legislation that will require public colleges and universities to annually survey their students and staff about their beliefs and viewpoints in …

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Remote learners at North Carolina high school excluded from prom, even if they were invited.

HELBY, N.C. – For many students, prom is a pivotal high school memory, but for Isabella Killough, plans to celebrate a final time among her …

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Controversial ‘Public Disorder’ Bill Into Law

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed a controversial bill into law on Monday that critics say constitutes a direct attack on the First Amendment in …

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Jay Leno Apologizes for Decades of Jokes About Asians: ‘In My Heart I Knew It Was Wrong’

Late-night host and comedian Jay Leno has issued an apology for a series of jokes told over his career targeting Asian communities. The apology comes …

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Trump supporters furiously call for boycott over Coca Cola’s anti-racism training

Trump supporters are calling for a boycott over reports that Coca-Cola is forcing employees to go through racism training that teaches white workers to “be …

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NBA: All teams will play national anthem ‘in keeping with longstanding league policy’

One day after it became known that the Dallas Mavericks would not play the national anthem before their home games, the NBA said all teams …

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Washington state officially begins human composting

People in Washington state can now literally push up daisies after their death — as the first human composting efforts in the country recently began …

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White teen pushed out of college after video of her saying N-word at 15 resurfaces

A high school cheerleader had her college “dream” shattered when a black classmate arbitrarily posted a years-old video of her saying the N-word, her lawyer …

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Man receives racist letter over Black Santa decoration — and neighbors have his back

Chris Kennedy’s Christmas display features a seven-foot Black Santa that stands tall in his yard along with a Christmas tree and a large shining sign …

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JESUS LOVES ME

A third-grade pupil in Mississippi was robbed of her First Amendment rights when her school forced her to take off a mask that said “Jesus …

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HUNTER BIDEN

                                                                HUNTER BIDEN Hunter Biden introduced his father, then-Vice President Joe Biden, to a top executive at a Ukrainian energy firm less than a year …

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A LESSON TO BE LEARNED

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KDVR) – A 12-year-old boy has been suspended for having a toy gun he never brought to school. Isaiah Elliott attends Grand …

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STOP!! STOP!!

The ice cream truck jingle of your childhood is about to get an upgrade — and RZA is behind it. The hip-hop icon of Wu-Tang …

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RACIST COLLECTIBLES AT PENCE ANTIQUE MALL DEBATED

MUNCIE, Ind. — On her Facebook page, Jeannine Lee Lake recently posted photographs of racist collectibles she says she photographed at U.S. Rep. Greg Pence’s …

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YOU CAN PAINT A STREET BUT NOT SOLVE A PROBLEM

City employees began painting a stretch of Fifth Avenue, just in front of the Trump Organization’s headquarters, on Thursday morning. Mayor Bill de Blasio authorized …

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Two CA schools named for Washington, Jefferson getting renamed after BLM push

Two San Francisco-area elementary schools named after a pair of Founding Fathers who owned slaves will get new names after a school board approved a …

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AMERICAN AIRLINES ALLEGEDLY STOPPED FLIGHT ATTENDANT FROM WEARING FACE SHIELD

An American Airlines flight attendant said she was forbidden from wearing a face shield because it didn’t fit with the company’s “image standards” — and …

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LICENSED WITHOUT A TEST

All of them got their licenses without taking an official road test. It’s Georgia’s way of handling the backlog of the thousands of road test …

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Government Will Help Churches Pay Pastor Salaries

In a development that could challenge the Constitution’s prohibition of any law “respecting an establishment of religion,” the federal government will soon provide money directly …

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SCHOOL POLICY FORBIDS KIDS FROM SAYING “NO” WHEN ASKED TO DANCE

Alicia Hobson’s 11-year-old daughter, Azlyn, was counting down the days until the Valentine’s Day dance at her Utah middle school. That afternoon, when Azlyn got …

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HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SUE MICHIGAN ADMINISTRATORS OVER SUSPENSIONS FOR ALLEGED RACIST SNAP CHATS

The suit contends the school had no jurisdiction for off campus behavior. The parents of four Saline, Michigan, high school students filed a federal lawsuit …

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COLLEGE PUTS FREE SPEECH IN JEOPARDY

Asheen Phansey, a Babson College professor was fired for satirizing the Trump administration’s threat to bomb Iranian cultural sites. In Pansy’s post on his personal …

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HANGOVER ADVICE

As I am an expert on hangovers here is my tips to avoid them and then what to do. Please note do not drink and …

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DTJ CAUSES A THANKSGIVING FREY

Donald Trump Junior drew scorn on social media as he asked his 4.1 million followers to “Trigger a Liberal” by talking politics at the dinner …

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NEW YORK HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL COACH SUSPENDED FOR RUNNING UP THE SCORE

The coach of a New York high school football program was suspended for one game for allegedly allowing his team to run up the score …

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DOES CONTEXT MATTER????

Students at a Wisconsin high school skipped class Friday and marched through the streets of the state capital to protest the firing of a black …

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THEATER THREE AND CENSORSHIP

Long Island comedian Mike Keegan has been banned from performing at Theater Three in Port Jefferson, New York over a tweet he made about Greta …

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BETTER OFF DEAD

On the show we periodically discuss health care. Davin and Pip take the side of Obama care and I take the side that it should …

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A DIFFERENT BREED – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

  I used to cringe when I heard the term of a comic being called an artist. An artist is someone who creates beauty and …

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THE GREEN NEW DEAL- A BIG BAD DEAL – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

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2019 – By Joe Currie – Davin’s Den

                                              As I …

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WILL YOU DO THE FANDANGO? – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                              Last week Joe’s girl and I went to see Bohemian …

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THURSDAY THANKS – By Davin Rosenblatt

I am thankful for Thursday. Not the one coming up that Americans call Thanksgiving. The one from last week that was a complete white shit …

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SUPER HEROES DON’T WEAR JACKETS – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                   Halloween is in several days and the big Compound party is tonight. The …

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TIME AND COMMON SENSE – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

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MAKING TRACKS – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                                              Since I was a kid, I would always dream of being in a recording studio making an album. For the past thirty years I …

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LIFE WITHOUT A PHONE – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

For eighteen years I have owned a cell phone, we live in a society now where we can’t remember not having one and there is …

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STILL GOING AFTER ALL THESE YEARS – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

My long time band Rotgut played last night, we played all cover tunes and no originals. Gone are the days of the full show and …

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A TRIBUTE TO ELLIE – BY JOE CURRIE (Davin’s Den)

I got some sad news last week, the transmission in my Honda Element is starting to go and the heater is not working that great. …

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JURY DUTY – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                                             I was able to dodge the bullet for over eleven years, and then two months ago I got a questionnaire and then they …

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LETS ROCK – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As our fans know Davin, Pip and I are all big music fans, we have gone to concerts together and they have come to see …

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MY SCAMMER SHANNON – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                            As one of …

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THE RACE TO THE END PART 6 THE CONCLUSION – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                     As I stated from the beginning from the time my old house went up for …

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THE RACE TO THE END PART 5 HOMELESS – BY JOE CURRIE (Davin’s Den)

When I left off in part four Joe’s girl and I pulled away in a red rape van from the only place I called home …

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THE RACE TO THE END PART 4 “THE MOVE” – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

If you told me five years ago that I would pull away from my house for the last time with Joe’s girl in  a red …

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THE RACE TO THE END PART 3 “THE BANK” – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As I was saying in part 2 the whole process in my life change is what I called hurdles. At this point of the game …

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THE RACE TO THE END PART 2 THE NEW HOUSE – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                 During the whole part of my life changing ordeal there was so many frustrating moments in selling my house, such as the home for …

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THE RACE TO THE END PT 1 – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

This past April to June was the most stressful part of my life since the passing of my Mom twenty four years prior. I was …

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I Have to be Brief – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                          WHY? I may have sold my house, we will see, as the propensity for things to go tits up as it has been pretty …

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Please By My House – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

It is now March and my house has been on the market since June of last year and I am at the end of my …

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I Just Want To Get A Soda – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                  Tuesday for me is usually a long day, I am up at six am and usually tired as band rehearsal was the night …

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TRUMP 2016 – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

For over a year I have been questioned why in the world would I vote for Trump??? My reasons are as follows, He has the …

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Welcome to Paradise City – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As a major rock fan and musician, the reunion of Guns N Roses is about as major as it gets. The impact they had on …

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KABOOM! – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Every July 4thfrom sunset until eleven pm it sounds like a war zone with fireworks.  But it always used to be me in my neighborhood …

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The Weight and The Wait is over – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

THE WEIGHT IS OVER” .In 2002 Al Rosenblum asked Camille Halpin and I to help him write a sitcom about weight loss. We would get …

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IF YOU LISTEN CAREFULLY YOU CAN HEAR GOD LAUGH – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                   As many people that listen to our show know I am in the middle of a major life change as I am now separated …

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A-HA GOD PUNISHED YOU – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                                  This past Easter while people were with their families on a high holy holiday, I decided to go to the Auto show at Javits …

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The wheels are in motion and will they be running me over – by JOE CURRIE (Davin’s Den)

On February second I became legally separated, it would have been twenty years in October we would have been married, but it just did not …

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I HAVE AMPLIFIERS OLDER THAN YOU – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                           When I played in bands in my twenties we would always discuss if we ever had kids if they would love music as …

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TIS WAS THE SEASON – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

For years I did not like the holidays, it was always something to deal with and get over with, but something happened this holiday, I …

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I JUST WANT TO GO HOME – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                        The worst feeling in the world is when you just want to go home and you have to go to the super market because …

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LET’S GO METS – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                             After fifteen years the New York Mets are in the World Series. I can’t believe it’s been fifteen years, Fifteen years of ups and …

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The Wakeup Call – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

This past July I had a wakeup call. For years I was told by my Doctor that I was a borderline diabetic and I finally …

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THE REBUTTAL “TRUMP THIS” – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Last week’s blog was by Davin saying why Trump was a feel good and not the right man for the job. I feel he is …

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I AM GLAD I CUT THE GRASS – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

                                   I was not planning on writing the blog I am writing now. I was looking for something that was going to be the topic …

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I KNOW WHAT I SAW – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

We will be speaking to Amanda the physic on our show in regards to if our dearly departed are trying to reach out to us …

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FINAL VINYL -By JOE CURRIE (Davin’s Den)

 In classic rock magazine this month they dedicated most of the magazine to the most amazing records that were ever released on vinyl. A lot …

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Fighting the Enemy within: aka could I just eat my lunch? – By JOE CURRIE (Davin’s Den)

Several weeks ago I posted this meme on my Face Book page one morning and then went to the day program. I went on line …

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The End of An Era – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

This year will mark a very big event in my life, as of this year I have lived in the same place for fifty years, …

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OKAY WINTER WE GET IT – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

I am so done with winter, I mean done I am sick and tired of getting up walking out into the second week of temperatures …

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THE GREATEST GENERATION – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

In January I shared a picture on Face book that showed cartoon of a soldier in world war two under the caption of the greatest …

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TIME – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

There was a tragic story in the news about a young women named Brittany Maynard. She was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor and given …

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IS JOE CURRIE GETTING SOFT??? – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As I am getting older I find myself getting softer. If you know me I curse, drink, tell dirty jokes, and smoke Cigars, well I …

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The story of a quitter – by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

It’s been a week since I have smoked. I have tried on many occasions but this Time is different, why?  The first incident was my …

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One off the Bucket list – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As a lot of people know besides being second mic on our radio show and a Comedian, I am also a musician. I loved music …

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Should I Kill Myself or Mow the Lawn – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As you may have heard on the show we make a lot of in jokes about my life off the show and do not go …

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I CAN HANDLE IT AND LEAVE ME ALONE – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Being the grouch I am, I’m getting less patient with the things around me especially people that I have to deal with that are non …

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Smokey, Smokey by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Of my many vices and antics, the one vice I would like to get a grip on is smoking. I actually started smoking when I …

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FREEDOM OF SPEECH FOR THE RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

On last week’s show we did a segment on a Georgia law that just was passed that made it legal to carry guns into bars, …

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I’M BEING PUNISHED – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Yeah, that’s right I am being punished, by whom you say, The Show? The club? The wife during my current marital situation? Well the answer …

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My New Normal by Davin

I use to be standup comedian.  That was the plan.  That was the career.  A little TV, a lot of touring, and a lot of …

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THIS JUST IN, COMICS ARE CRAZY – JOE CURRIE (DAVIN’S DEN)

There was a study released by Reuters earlier this month on Comedians. In this study by the British journal of Psychiatry  said Comedians among other …

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This Blog is Almost Late – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

It is my turn to write the blog this week and I almost told Davin I could not get to it because I don’t have …

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THE DAVIN’S DEN NOVEMBER TOUR – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

THE DAVIN’S DEN NOVEMBER TOUR.   Out of the year one of the things I look forward to is when Davin and I go out …

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The conclusion of the Fat Horse Challenge – By Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As some of you may know the Fat Horse Challenge ended back on the August 27th show. What happened you say? Well the basis of …

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Let’s cut the Bullshit! – Joe Currie – (Davin’s Den)

As most of the people know who listen to our show I am the Right Wing side of Davin’s Den.   When the Trayvon Martin …

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The Beach – Joe Currie (Davin’ Den)

THE BEACH Living on long island is an expensive crowded place. One of the perks of paying some of the  highest property taxes in the …

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TALES FROM THE FAT HORSE CHALLENGE – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Well it is June and the Fat Horse Challenge has been well under way since January and I am down just about twenty pounds. I …

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I Am Back – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

To start, this blog is twelve hours past the dead line and two months ago I would never even bothered to call Davin and say …

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Bang for My Buck – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

I have to get all my receipts together for my accountant this week to get my taxes done. After all the hassle I go through …

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Let’s Make Joe Currie Puke

So Joe came to us to help him lose weight.  He wanted inspiration via punishment.  I guess feeling better and looking better were not enough …

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Cat Food – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

CAT FOOD If you were on Facebook this past week you would have been treated to pictures of me eating cat food live on our …

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THE DEMISE OF THE SUPPORT SYSTEM – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Last week if you listened to our show I was not on due to the passing of my Mother in Law. A lot of comics …

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The Quest for Greatness

When I was much younger I thought maybe I would like to run for public office.  I thought maybe I could even be President one …

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The Fat Horse Challenge – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

If you have read my last blog it was all about being in a different place in my life at the end of this year. …

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Joe’s 2012 in review – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Goodbye 2012 hello 2013   As Davin is working in paradise, I have the task of writing the blog for the show. Personally I hope …

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Sandy You Bitch – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

As someone who has lived on Long Island all my life, we have been warned from all the doom saying officials about the big storm …

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Secession – Go For It!

Well President Obama won re-election much to the chagrin of a little less than half the nation.  I guess it is time we all rally …

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Comedy Inspiration – Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Last week we  had Comdian Rich Vos call in to our show in response to a segment he did on the ABC’s television show What …

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The poetry of Dick Eldorado by Joe Currie (Davin’s Den)

Half the fun of interacting with Mavis my scammer is that I keep baiting her that I will be into a lot of money soon.I …

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Joe Currie’s Apology to Davin (Davin’s Den)

I apologize to Davin. This statement alone makes me cringe and want to jump in a wood chipper but it has to be done. A …

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Joe Currie Remembers his Mom (Davin’s Den)

When it comes to blogs it could be something for the show or about something in one of our livesthis will probably be both. On …

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Davin’s Den Tour Recap Day 2

Well I have been up for hours before Joe gets up.  He senses I am about to go for breakfast and rises from the dead.  …

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Is Davin’s Den the show that ABC’s 20/20 and the scammers don’t want you to know about? (Joe Currie Explains)

Are we on to something??: Last week on Davin’s Den we were discussing the latest exploits of Davin and his new Face Book Friend Agnes …

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Joe Currie Psychiatrist

My partner Davin has been having a fling with African women on our showfor the past several months on a bit we do calling out …

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February 22, 2012

Hello Everybody, I hope you are well.  It has been very busy here at Side Splitting Productions.  Last weekend we had a fun show for …

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February 9, 2012

Hello All, I hope you are doing well.  Fortunately, of late Side Splitting Productions comedy shows have been selling out.  Maybe the economy is getting …

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