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Why Donald Trump Won't Be President: Live From Whispering Beard!

October 10, 2015

Live from the Whispering Beard Folk Festival, Jerry, Jene and Megan talk about the impact of roots music on their lives. Jerry used to play guitar in college, and Jene makes him rehash his musical glory days. Then Jerry talks about Trump and why he will not be elected President. Topics include immigration, border fences, and what Donald Trump's "hair" is made of. Most of this episode, and the next, will be talking with and hearing songs from Beard performers, so stay tuned for more!



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