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The Collegiate Podcast Episode 10: Trump rally, movie reviews, Andi Chipman and more

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the 2019 Prison Reform Summit and First Step Act Celebration at the White House on April 1, 2019 in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS) / Jordan Peele poses upon arrival for the premiere of "The Twilight Zone" on March 26, 2019 in Hollywood, Calif. (Alexander Seyum/Zuma Press/TNS) / The GRCC Raiders second baseman Andi Chipman facing the Jackson College Jets on Tuesday, April 2 at Belknap Park in Grand Rapids. (Aaron Stoner/The Collegiate)

On this episode, Collegiate staffers Lisa Stapel and Alec Maule join the show to discuss President Donald Trump’s recent visit to Grand Rapids. Lisa breaks down Trump’s speech, what he focused on most and what message he sent to his supporters. Alec talks about his experience outside the Van Andel Arena during the rally, what the mood was like and how protesters were plentiful but remained peaceful.

Mike and Aaron deliver their reviews of two recent movie releases, “Us” and “Triple Frontier.” Aaron discusses how Jordan Peele outdid himself with “Us” and the niche he seems to have found in the horror movie genre. Mike talks about Ben Affleck’s new Netflix movie “Triple Frontier” and how he was pleasantly surprised by the film’s depth and plot line.

Mike, Matthew and Aaron discuss the Lion’s recent acquisition of running back C.J. Anderson and Michigan State’s big win over Duke to punch their ticket into the Final Four. Grand Rapids Community College softball player Andi Chipman joins the gang in studio to talk all things softball and how the team can stay on the right track this season and finish over the .500 mark.