The Dumpster Fire

The Dumpster Fire

dumpster fire (n.): An utterly calamitous or mismanaged situation or occurrence Ex. The way the Trump administration is running this country is a dumpster fire.... Show More

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September 18, 2019 34 min

A rerun of the episode after Cory got back from a backpacking trip in the Sierra Nevada mountains where he had an experience with a bear... It wasn't really a near-death experience, but more of an almost a near-death experience... Maybe. Whatever, it was a live freaking bear. It includes a quick story about being in California gun country.

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September 13, 2019 58 min

A new 'Lost in Trump-lation' has Cory and guest host Ted Asregadoo deciphering Trump's statement on why Melania got involved with the vaping issue... But first, the Trump-Dorian-NOAA story continues to be one of the better examples how this administration is a dumpster fire, plus Trump is "rich in emoluments," and the latest Democratic Debate has people wondering how a rambling Biden would look on stage with Tru... Read more

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September 10, 2019 34 min

Trump invited the Taliban to meet at Camp David without discussing it with his National Security Adviser, John Bolton, who tried to resign because of that and because he wasn't allowed to bomb anyone but was told to come back the next morning only to find out on Twitter that he had already resigned because Trump asked him to the night before... And Trump used the word "unbeknownst." Cory goes through that amazing story.... Read more

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September 6, 2019 24 min

Trump won't let the Alabama in Hurricane Dorian's path thing go... Cory doesn't expect him to any time soon, thinks the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has been compromise by the White House, knows Trump definitely drew the "sharpie" line - Trump's campaign is making money off it. Also, Sarah Sanders is back as a Fox News contributor contributing to her future book sales; her book still needs... Read more

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September 4, 2019 27 min

Did Trump draw on an old Hurricane Dorian forecast map with a Sharpie marker and then casually bring it up in front of the media to try to prove an incorrect tweet was actually accurate... Cory's got an idea of what probably happened. And a new game, where Cory tries to decipher something bizarre Trump has said.

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August 30, 2019 37 min

Hello, this is Cory, I'm writing about this episode of The Dumpster Fire, which you can hear on a podcast player... Ridiculous? Yeah. Well, that's how Trump started his presidential storm reassurance announcement - which is not very reassuring. He's also sending Vice President Pence to Poland [because he's worthless during a natural disaster]. And what's up with Trump's low energy, and struggling to find wor... Read more

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August 27, 2019 38 min

Cory begins with a quick recap of Trump's bizarre G7 trip, including Melania's thirsty moment with Justin Trudeau, and Trump's thirsty moments about Putin... And he's pushing his resort for next year's G7, which definitely had bedbugs. Trump suggested nuking hurricanes - Cory thinks presidents need to have a way to privately ask stupid questions. And Trump has just had it with Puerto Rico being all in the ocean,... Read more

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August 23, 2019 33 min

The whole trying to buy Greenland from Denmark story is as perfect of an example of a dumpster fire as one could imagine... Cory goes through how it came to be, and the former actress, ex-chiropractor, conspiracy theory pushing Trump donor who is now in charge of cleaning up the diplomatic mess. Plus, Sarah Huckabee Sanders is going to be paid by Fox News to lie now, and a hilarious moment from "the chosen one's" 2016 c... Read more

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August 20, 2019 57 min

Trump is obsessed with the size of his polls, boasting about the size of his New Hampshire crowd. Cory and guest host Ted Asregadoo discuss that, as well as Trump's reversal on gun regulation. And Anthony "The Mooch" Scaramucci is assembling a team to take out Trump; The Cast-Aside Squad. You know, like Suicide Squad... Yeah, it's not great, but it's okay. And that's fine.

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August 16, 2019 21 min

At a rally in New Hampshire Trump showed he can call his supporters fat, reckless idiots and they not only won't be upset about it, they'll cheer him on. Also, Trump wants to buy Greenland and Cory's pretty sure he knows the stupid reason why... But, now Cory really wants the US to buy Greenland, also for a stupid reason.

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August 14, 2019 49 min

Is Trump lying... Again. Or did he divulge state secrets... Again. Talk show host Rick Ungar of The Rick Ungar Show joins Cory to discuss Trump's reaction to a missile failure in Russia, Trump's pushing of an Epstein assassination conspiracy, Trump Junior's self own over the Chris Cuomo "Fredo" scuffle, and the Brazilian Trump is just as ignorant about science as the American Trump.

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July 26, 2019 51 min

Like bad reactions to Mueller's testimony, everyone's got a hot take on impeachment, including Cory. Check that out, as well as the way Diplomat Trump has handled the A$AP Rocky case in Sweden, which is like when your mom calls your principal to try to get you out of trouble… And Trump unknowingly stood next to a mock Presidential Seal because there are heroes everywhere.

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July 23, 2019 19 min

Trump either lied about something Indian Prime Minister Modi asked him, or he once again proved he can't keep a secret, plus he could win the war in Afghanistan by losing it. Also, Cory's pretty sure he now knows how Trump refers to Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez behind closed doors.

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July 16, 2019 29 min

The episode begins with a Dumpster Fire presentation of the original children's story "The Angry Old Man Who Dug A Hole." Then Cory runs through the first two days after Trump's racist tweet targeting Representatives Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib.

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July 12, 2019 51 min

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta's resignation was a missed opportunity for Trump to not defend someone who gave a sweetheart plea deal to a sex trafficking serial pedophile whose responsibilities include combating sex trafficking... Cory discusses how we pretty much just have an "acting" government. Also, the citizenship question will not be on the census because Trump didn't really want it on there anyway. The Whi... Read more

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July 11, 2019 34 min

Slight detour from our usual political content because host Cory had a bear experience while backpacking in the Sierra Nevada mountains and he's telling everyone... It wasn't really a near-death experience, but more of an almost a near-death experience... Whatever, it was a bear.

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July 9, 2019 37 min

Trump talks about how the Continental Army, which he says was named after George Washington, took over the airports during the Revolutionary War during his Fourth of July state sponsored campaign rally... Cory breaks through that nonsense. And the leaked truthful assessment of the British Ambassador to the United States confirms what we already know, but it's still fun to read through, that this administration is a dumpster fir... Read more

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July 2, 2019 36 min

The way Trump acts toward North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is familiar; flustered and excited and confused and prideful and jealous... It sounds a lot like a teenage crush. Cory runs through how Trump slid from Kim's mentions to across the demilitarized zone, and wishfully into the murderous dictator's heart. It's a dumpster fire RomCom!

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June 28, 2019 33 min

Trump giggled with Putin about meddling in our elections while the Democratic candidates called Trump the biggest national security threat... Cory goes through how Trump handled the first 2020 debates. Also, Trump administration's decision making is once again arbitrary and capricious, and Women's World Cup team. Oh, and even Dalai Lama thinks Trump is a dumpster fire.

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June 25, 2019 46 min

Talk show host and author Thom Hartmann joins Cory to talk about Trump while going through how his administration has been handling the Iran situation. The also discuss how Trump is hijacking the Fourth of July celebration in Washington D.C. and turning it into another dumpster fire...

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