Welcome to Episode 36 of the Salt City Throwdown Podcast. We are getting closer to our Birthday Episode in September which will mark one year since we started paddling this pirate canoe. We had some pressing tasks this week, so because we are late we have a special two-fer. (Your iTunes feed will just download both Episodes) This week we welcome special... > Read More
Kate Kelly - Founder of Ordain Women
It was a busy week. Everything was going along swimmingly until The 10th Circuit Court of appeals dropped the mic and re-affrmed what we and almost everyone else knows. Gay Marriage is the right thing to do, it is fair, and there is no basis to ban it. That would have been cool, but they dropped it in the middle... > Read More
On this episode of the Salt City Throwdown Podcast, we sit down with Candidate Doug Owens. [caption id="attachment_384" align="alignnone" width="229"]Doug Owens Candidate for Utah's 4th Congressional District Doug Owens. Democratic Candidate for Utah's 4th Congressional District[/caption] Owens, who is running to replace Representative Jim Matheson (D-UT04) who in December decided not to run again.... > Read More
This week on the Salt City Throwdown, we celebrate the love between two co-hosts since we weren't able to lock in a guest. But that's ok. Lots happened! First; we reflect on the loss of Jeff Michael Vice JMV friend, influencer, and fellow community podcaster. We talk about Jim Dabakis and his "Save The... > Read More
Its a new episode of the Salt City Throwown Podcast! This week we hit on a couple of important things before the show starts. And Smitty is also back on Track, so all in all it was a good week. First, we give a personal shoutout to one of the best guys a man could have. Simon Miller and his family... > Read More
We're back! After a long extended break, a couple canned episodes and a best of episode, the Salt City Throwdown returns. Welcome to Episode 31 of the Salt City Throwdown Podcast. There are several people and groups we consider "PodFather's" Basically those who gave us the idea, and encouraged us to create the Salt City Throwdown. (more…) > Read More
We're back! After a long extended break, a couple canned episodes and a best of episode, the Salt City Throwdown returns. This week on the Throwdown, from the Salt Lake City Weekly, we have special guest and City Weekly reporter, Eric S. Peterson.We talk about his background, his work, and how the John Swallow/Mark Shurtleff scandal and other... > Read More
Smitty had some pressing issues to deal with, and he is actually in Washington, D.C. so this week for your listening enjoyment, we present the best of volume one. Two clips that we thought you should hear, and relive.

First Up:

Dan Burton [caption id="attachment_350" align="alignnone" width="300"]Daniel Burton Daniel Burton[/caption]   the brain... > Read More
The "Podfather" Ethan Millard from KSL Radio's "The Nighside Project" joins the throwdown as our first recurring* guest. We sit down and discuss local governments who aren't helping the poor by ruining poor neighborhoods, and unlimited campaign donations, and the impact they will have on high profile races in Utah. We also get a behind the scenes... > Read More
Fresh off the Democratic and Republican conventions in Salt Lake County we decided to bring on a Libertarian  (Because they seem to answer emails and phone calls). We talk to Andrew about his platform, his background as a civil rights defense lawyer for the most unlikely clients (but believable when you hear who they are). It... > Read More