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Program Information
 The Thunderbolt 
 Killing the Messenger 2X
 Weekly Program
 106.5 KOWA (Olympia, WA)  
 For non-profit use only.
 Public Domain 
 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
We start off this week’s archive radio show with the scariest thing of all about our new president both at that time and currently, for that matter! Then we describe how Mexicans are employing ladders to success, we mourn the imminent demise of the male penis, we call for a general strike, and we reveal the Irony of the Week before considering how evil and ignorance are two very different things.

Then, for the feature Thunderbolt this week, we reveal the strategy behind killing messengers in order to kill the message.

High wattage Thunderbolts this week! Beware!
This is a production of Dancing Angel Media. There is also a written version of The Thunderbolt at

The News & Commentary section of this week’s show originally aired on March 3rd of 2017

It is kind of scary how all of it is still relevant.


Station ID

TB Intro
Music: Focus

Special Things to Do
Music: Captain Beefheart

Scariest Thing of All
Music: Warsaw Poland Brothers

Ladders to Success
Music: Henry Kaiser

Requiem for the Penis?
Music: Amadeus Mozart

General Strike
Music: Tod Dockstader — Big Black

Irony of the Week -- Funding Terrorists
Music: Musique de Cirque

Ignorance vs Evil
Music: Hajime Fukuma

Station ID

Killing the Messenger
Music: Greg Lake — Caravan Palace — Magoo Opening — Davie Allen & The Arrows


Olympia Version:

Olympia Action Alert
Music: Mannheim Steamroller — LBE Fanfare Trumpeters

Disclaimer, Promo
Music: Jethro Tull — Focus

End Music: Flight Of The Bumblebee
by At Vance


Seattle Version:

Music Intro

Tobacco Road
by White Trash

Credits & Disclaimer
Music: Jethro Tull — Focus

 Killing the Messenger 2X (Olympia Version) Download Program Podcast
Olympia Version
01:00:00 English 2018-01-17
 Olympia, WA
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 TB 180119 Killing the Messenger 2X (Seattle Version) Download Program Podcast
Seattle Version
01:00:00 English 2018-01-18
 Olympia, WA
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