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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Action Man Army Jeep overshadows motor show.
  • 'Killer' snake found dead in bomb crater.
  • Tenfold increase in hopscotch related crimes. 
  • Second rate kitsch item causes invasion.

Also revealed: Aquaman is not real and Rob's girlfriend does not have superpowers.

Direct download: LA64.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 2:37pm EST
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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Surviving ancestors of Abraham Lincoln shocked to discover link to Sydenham man.
  • Wannabe cowboy leads mission to rid world of abandoned greenhouses.
  • Elderly resident found to be using live grenade as decorative lawn ornament.
  • Man rescued by fat dog after ambush by gang of woodland creatures.

Also revealed: Concerns mount for local editor...

Direct download: la63.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 5:49am EST
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Alex and Rob cast an irreverent eye over local news from their respective home towns.

Listeners can submit stories from their local area to:lapodcast.net@gmail.com 

Stories this week include:

  • Woman shocked to learn that birds can fly.
  • Local Women's Institute face further embarrassment after laying on lavish banquet for talk on eating disorders.
  • Police attribute rise in 'flashing' to recent article highlighting most common locations.
  • Paper faces criticism after 'sexing up' photograph of dead goldfinches.

Also revealed: Alex reveals the truth behind what really happened when he was left alone with Rob's cat...

Direct download: la62.mp3
Category:Comedy/News -- posted at: 4:15am EST
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