Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson Insults Minimum Wage Workers

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wisc), a tea party favorite, insulted minimum wage workers at a recent constituent event, saying that "when you’re a good worker you don’t stay at minimum wage for long." Johnson has a strong record supporting the one

C&L's Late Night Music Club With Mary Wells

Today in 1964, this Smokey Robinson-penned song became Motown's first number one hit and broke up the Beatles' monopoly of the first 5 positions on the charts. Last week it was songs about girls, tonight I want to hear your favorite songs about

C&L's Late Night Music Club With Johnny Rivers

I woke up today with this Harold Dorman penned hit in my head. Johnny Rivers recorded my favorite version and took it to number 9 on the charts in 1964. Y'all have a nice Friday night!

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