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Program Information
 The Thunderbolt 
 Snake Charmers
 Weekly Program
 106.5 KOWA (Olympia, WA)  
 For non-profit use only.
 Public Domain 
 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
This week’s show starts off by reporting on the current situation in the world this week.

(It is dire.) (Surprise, surprise.)

We then make an emotional appeal, we reveal the ideology of the lemming, we compare heroin to alcohol, we advocate rebranding ‘climate change’ into ‘climate catastrophe’ and we advocate rebranding ‘regulations’ into ‘protections’ (amongst other things).

Next, we reveal a resource for researching the actual people who actually run the people who are pretending that they are actually running our world.

Then, finally, for the feature piece this week we ponder the phenomenon of Indian snake charmers — and upon what kind of activist lessons might be gleaned from them.

At the Thunderbolt — we’re likely to stir fry your brain in gunpowder and then light a fuse.

Listen at your own risk…
This is a production of Dancing Angel Media. There is also a written version of The Thunderbolt at


Station ID’s

TB Intro
Music: Focus

This Week in the World
Music: The Final Edition — Dave Frishberg — Bob Thompson — Ozric Tentacles

Emotional Appeal
Music: Bob Thompson

Ideology of the Lemming
Music: Mucca Pazza (2X)

Junkies vs Drunks
Music: D’Gary with Béla Fleck — Khalifan Matitu with Béla Fleck

Change or Catastrophe?
Music: Elvis Presley

They Rule
Music: Colonel Claypool's Bucket Of Bernie Brains

Snake Charmers
Music: Ocobar


Olympia Version:

Olympia Action Alert
Music: Mannheim Steamroller — LBE Fanfare Trumpeters

Disclaimer, Promo
Music: Jethro Tull — Focus

End Music: Where the Magic Starts
by Bruce Haack
59:32 1:00:00

Seattle Version:

Music Intro

Wrong Radio Station
Benjamin Zephaniah

Wet Dreams
Kip Addotta

I Wanna Be A Cowboy
Boys Don't Cry

Credits, Disclaimer, & Promo
Music: Jethro Tull — Focus

 TB 171006 Snake Charmers (Olympia) Download Program Podcast
Olympia Version
01:00:00 English 2017-10-06
 Olympia, WA
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 TB 171006 Snake Charmers (Seattle) Download Program Podcast
Seattle Version
01:00:00 English 2017-10-06
 Olympia, WA
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