Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 First Take

On this Friday’s First Take: New attacks from ISIS, more snow, Dartmouth is banning alcohol on campus, and more football….except this time the topic shifts to the Super Bowl!

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 First Take

On today’s show, Ken and Mike are going to talk about the next storm we’ll be getting tomorrow and talk of another foot of snow, then, the footballs were under psi yet the refs checked them without saying anything. Also, Jordan is considering trading prisoners with ISIS.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 First Take

On today’s post-snowpacalypse First Take, Ken and Mike discuss the Snow-mageddon, the recent murder-suicide of a Freyburg couple and yesterday’s Superbowl Media Day.

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Monday, January 26, 201501/26/2015

1/26/15 First Take

On today’s first take, Ken and Arthur King are going to discuss the upcoming deadly Blizzard, more on the NFL and the Japanese hostages captured by ISIS.

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Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

1/23/15 First Take

For this Friday’s First Take… Deflate Gate, who is telling the truth? Ken and Arthur King are determined to find out.

Also, LePage suggested eliminating the Secretary of State for a Lieutenant Governer position and House Republicans push a bill to deny Federal funding on abortion.

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Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

1/22/15 First Take

On this morning’s First Take, Mike rejoins Ken to discuss “De-flate Gate” and the 11/12 deflated footballs used in the Championship game against the Colts, Michael Brennen delivers a “State of the City” address for Portland and in Ferguson… Darren Wilson will not be accused of Federal Civil Rights crime due to lack of evidence.

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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

1/21/15 First Take

On this Wednesday’s First Take, Ken and Matt Gagnon talk about yesterday’s State of the Union Address, the Patriot’s “Deflate-Gate” scandal and a Canadian Scrap Metal company is barred from purchasing the Verso Bucksport paper mill due to Anti-Trust issues.

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Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

1/20/15 First Take

On this Tuesday’s edition of First Take, Ken and Arthur discuss The President’s State of the Union address, the Patriots being suspect of cheating and Japanese prisoners being held for ransom by ISIS.

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Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

1/19/15 First Take

On today’s first take Ken and his guest Arthur King discuss Martin Luther King Day, the fate of the Verso Mill in Bucksport and the NFL games.

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

1/16/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike talk about yesterday’s terrorism raid in Belgium, LePage’s $2 Million budget and Duke University rescinds its plans to allow Muslim prayer for the chapel.

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