Trumped!: Have You Heard About Carbon Copy The Cat?

Between 2004 and 2008, then-future-President Donald Trump had a 2 minute daily syndicated radio program called “Trumped!”  The original website, which included a transcript of each program, no longer exists but is archived (in part) by the Wayback Machine.  Due to the historical importance of Trump after his 2016 election as President, The Saturnalian is memorializing whatever is available of the program.

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Trumped!: Regis Philbin earns a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records

Between 2004 and 2008, then-future-President Donald Trump had a 2 minute daily syndicated radio program called “Trumped!”  The original website, which included a transcript of each program, no longer exists but is archived (in part) by the Wayback Machine.  Due to the historical importance of Trump after his 2016 election as President, The Saturnalian is memorializing whatever is available of the program.

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Trumped!: From the Boardroom, I’m Donald Trump

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Between 2004 and 2008, then-future-President Donald Trump had a 2 minute daily syndicated radio program called “Trumped!”  The original website, which included a transcript of each program, no longer exists but is archived (in part) by the Wayback Machine.  Due to the historical importance of Trump after his 2016 election as President, The Saturnalian is memorializing whatever is available of the program. Continue reading

Thanksgiving Day Massacre

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On Thanksgiving Day two years ago I blogged about the 18 minute opening track from Arlo Guthrie’s 1967 album Alice’s Restaurant.  I included a video illustrating the real life events from Thanksgiving Day 1965 that inspired the song, whose full title is “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree.” “Massacree” is an Ozark colloquialism used to describe events of a strange nature.  This differentiates from “Massacre,” which involves killing.  Coincidentally (or was it?), the next Thanksgiving, on the 50 year anniversary of the events from “Alice’s Restaurant,” an actual Thanksgiving Day Massacre nearly occurred at a Church in Oaklyn, New Jersey. Continue reading