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Common Sense with Dan Carlin

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Rank #50 in Politics category

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Loud, fast-talking and deceptively funny, this politically-independent "forward-thinking pragmatist" looks at the events shaping our world through a uniquely American lens. It's smarter than you think, and faster than you expect.

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Loud, fast-talking and deceptively funny, this politically-independent "forward-thinking pragmatist" looks at the events shaping our world through a uniquely American lens. It's smarter than you think, and faster than you expect.

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8049 Ratings
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Worth the wait

By JS Rhinehart - May 07 2020
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An extraordinary and unique viewpoint. Perhaps the only media voice I feel I can trust.

New episode

By ggBroski - Apr 22 2020
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Glad to still get some CS content. I’ve missed it. You def didn’t sound “rambley”

iTunes Ratings

8049 Ratings
Average Ratings
7184
389
191
118
167

Worth the wait

By JS Rhinehart - May 07 2020
Read more
An extraordinary and unique viewpoint. Perhaps the only media voice I feel I can trust.

New episode

By ggBroski - Apr 22 2020
Read more
Glad to still get some CS content. I’ve missed it. You def didn’t sound “rambley”
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Common Sense with Dan Carlin

Latest release on Sep 20, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 20 days ago

Rank #1: Show 305 - A Catalyst for the Inconceivable

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Dan finds the idea of a Donald Trump presidency to be inconceivable. He also thinks a fundamental change in U.S. Foreign Policy is also inconceivable. Could one inconceivable outcome lead to another?

May 07 2016

1hr 11mins

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Rank #2: Show 307 - Revenge of the Gangrenous Finger

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This show has a "chickens coming home to roost" feel to it, but maybe in a positive way. It was supposed to be about the recent British vote to leave the EU, but evolved into something larger. Surprise, surprise.

Jun 27 2016

49mins

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Rank #3: Show 302 - Of Courts, Cooks and Apples

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Justice Scalia of the Supreme Court dies and CEO Tim Cook and Apple go toe-to-toe with the U.S. Government over privacy.

Feb 26 2016

56mins

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Rank #4: Show 303 - The Way You Play The Game Redux

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It's not easy to get under Dan's normally flexible, see-things-from-multiple-angles skin, but Donald Trump's stated willingness to cross traditional American moral fault lines has done just that.

Apr 01 2016

47mins

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Rank #5: Show 306 - Disengaging the Lizard Brain

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Hate is a very strong word, but increasing numbers of Americans hate their countrymen. Is this a danger to the stability of the country? If it were deemed such, what can be done about it?

Jun 05 2016

44mins

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Rank #6: Show 304 - Speed Dating For Delegates

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As the U.S. Presidential campaign veers into unprecedented territory Dan sees opportunity in the unusual circumstances. "Anger is an Energy" he says. And he says it AGAIN and AGAIN.

Apr 17 2016

44mins

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Rank #7: Show 315 - War on a Whim?

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There's a lot in this show subject-wise, but it's really supposed to be about War Powers in the USA and how events in Syria and North Korea play into the issue.

May 01 2017

1hr 1min

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Rank #8: Show 311 - Trumped

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Post-2016 election analysis and discussion from a Martian political perspective.

Nov 11 2016

1hr 3mins

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Rank #9: Show 314 - Unhealthy Numbers

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As the GOP attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Dan ponders the dichotomy between what Americans spend on health care versus what they get in return.

Mar 16 2017

1hr 2mins

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Rank #10: Show 313 - Get Me A Glass of Water

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Dan is in an introspective mental place in this show...but he may just drag you in there with him.

Feb 14 2017

53mins

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