The News Junkie

The News Junkie

The News Junkie, Shawn Wasson, with Sabrina and C-Lane. The three best friends you never knew you had run through the most viral stories of the day.... Show More

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August 12, 2020 155 min
WEDNESDAY 8/12/20: Joe Biden chooses a running mate. C-Lane is turning into an old man. A Chili's is the latest spot for mask insanity. More bars are shutdown after not operating safely. A dispatcher sends Shawn into a frenzy.
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August 11, 2020 136 min
I know the podcast cuts off after Jury Duty (the rest was best-of, don't e-mail!!!) -C-Lane
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August 10, 2020 161 min
MONDAY 8/10/20: An NBA player may have some explaining to do after an errant Instagram Live. C-Lane and Shawn practice techniques for scaring off Black Bears after video shows an encounter with a “friendly” bear in a park. Fritz and C-Lane face off on ...
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August 7, 2020 157 min
FRIDAY 8/7/20: The show talks to Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer about his comments regarding the re-opening of bars on ABC News. Sabrina is over her juice cleanse. Shawn reveals his true feelings for ABBA.
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August 6, 2020 160 min
THURSDAY 8/6/20: Sabrina isn't too keen on her juice cleanse. Your ears may be able to tell you if you're at risk for a heart attack. A DoorDash driver is upset at not being able to find her destination.
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August 5, 2020 163 min
WEDNESDAY 8/5/20: The News Junkie becomes the first show to broadcast live from Universal Studios since the COVID-9 pandemic shut down theme parks. Shawn's stories all seem to have C-Lane in their crosshairs.
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August 4, 2020 161 min
TUESDAY 8/4/20: While Sabrina takes the day off, Shawn has a medical adventure in Deland. C-Lane and Fritz go head-to-head to test their American Spirit. Speculation soars as videos of a massive explosion in Beirut take the internet by storm.
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August 3, 2020 163 min
MONDAY 8/3/20: A weekend with an expected hurricane turns out rather mild. Some unexpected results come from the splashdown of the SpaceX Dragon Capsule. Shawn hates a mural revealed in Tampa. C-Lane and Sabrina debate over a childhood saying.
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July 31, 2020 159 min
FRIDAY 7/31/20: A hurricane may be heading towards Florida over the weekend. The NBA has started back up officially, but not everyone is on board with the opening game's national anthem. A back-to-school info video doesn't sit well with some parents. A...
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July 30, 2020 153 min
THURSDAY 7/30/20: The NBA is back with a new look. Shawn is curious about a statement from the teacher's union. Sabrina and C-Lane face off on who knows more about the Black Market. A pizza chain in New Zealand drops a promotion.
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July 29, 2020 160 min
WEDNESDAY 7/29/20: C-Lane may be more likely to get COVID-19 than Shawn or Sabrina. A baseball brawl breaks out, but is it weird with fans to egg on the players? The show talks to a woman in Tel Aviv who gained some Twitter attention after a unique way...
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July 29, 2020 164 min
TUESDAY 7/28/20: Sorry we're late!
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July 27, 2020 157 min
MONDAY 7/27/20: A beloved News Junkie game makes a comeback. Shawn is trolled on Facebook after announcing he's finally getting a haircut. Parents across Florida struggle with how to send their children back to school. Three states get mystery packages...
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July 24, 2020 156 min
FRIDAY 7/24/20: Shawn ponders a fight with Mike Tyson. The iPhone may have a new zoom enhancement but no one is positive how good it is. A man makes good on his word over lotto winnings. C-Lane ruins one of Fritz's stories.
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July 23, 2020 155 min
THURSDAY 7/23/20: A phone call distracts Shawn from the beginning of the show. Fritz finds a way to be represented at baseball games. A teacher sends in altered back-to-school plans for their district. The Washington Redskins announce a very underwhelm...
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July 22, 2020 162 min
WEDNESDAY 7/22/20: Sabrina reveals the design for her new tattoo. C-Lane lacks confidence as the show discusses who would make the best hostage negotiator. Shawn signs up for a clinical trial. More trouble emerges from Yellowstone National Park.
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July 21, 2020 160 min
TUESDAY 7/21/20: Sabrina is out of studio but checking in with a surprise. Dispatchers vote on whether or not Shawn should let Courtney cut his hair on the show. C-Lane and Fritz face off on who knows more about prison slang.
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July 20, 2020 160 min
MONDAY 7/20/20: Shawn debates who he should let cut his hair. Grady Judd gives an update on the case of three murdered fishermen. Sabrina, C-Lane, and Fritz face off in The Greatest Game Ever Sold. Kanye West has an emotional presidential rally.
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July 17, 2020 161 min
FRIDAY 7/17/20: The show gets off to a rather rough start. Shawn explores a possible bucket list item. YouTubers explore an odd health product. The show in unfamiliar with a term that came up regarding allegations against Dan Snyder.
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July 16, 2020 164 min
THURSDAY 7/16/20: Shawn ponders where the line is on COVID deniers contracting the disease. A Twitter hack produces financial gain and hilarious results. An annoying mother rages on a TikTok user over her bathing suit. A new voice of an old character i...
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