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Episode 95 "“When Politicans Panicked” with John Tamny"

Guest(s): John Tamny


Talking with John Tamny about his upcoming book “When Politicians Panicked: The New Coronavirus, Expert Opinion, and a Tragic Lapse of Reason." His premise, and I agree, is that experts aren’t the answer to crisis, they are the crisis. What was needed at the onset of the virus was leadership wise enough to let sensible Americans figure out how to protect themselves. Information coming from ...

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Episode 94 "College Football: Money Culture Politics with John Tamny and Brian McNicoll"

Guest(s): John Tamny Brian McNicoll


It’s Saturday in September and there’s no Big Ten football being played today. But in a not-so-surprising reversal, just weeks after Kevin Warren, the Big Ten commissioner, pointedly said the decision not to play this year would “not be revisited”, they revisited. They just announced that it will start up its fall football season October 24. Why the change? Of course it faced pres ...

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Episode 93 "“The Post Office: Explained” with Brian McNicoll"

Guest(s): Brian McNicoll


Confused about what’s going on with the Post Office? 

I've been. So I asked my friend Brian McNicoll, who has written extensively about the post office for many years and has a real feel for its economics and the politics, to clarify what’s going on.

In our conversation he explains, “the Post Offi ...

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Episode 92 "“The Covid Coup” with Angelo Codevilla"

Guest(s): Angelo Codevilla


“From early March 2020 on, the best-known authorities on epidemics—the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control— have presented the COVID-19 respiratory disease to the Western world as a danger equivalent to the plague. 

But China’s experience, which its government obfuscated, had already ...

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Episode 91 "“Howard Zinn’s War on History” with Jarrett Stepman and Dr. Mary Grabar"

Guest(s): Jarrett Stepman Mary Grabar


There is no historian like Howard Zinn.

Certainly no other history book has taken the place of the Bible at the swearing-in of an elected official . But in 2019, Howard Zinn’s “A People’s History” was the sacred object on which newly elected Oklahoma City council member JoBeth Hamon chose to place her hand for her oath of office .

“For ...

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Episode 90 "“Forget Covid 19. Worry about EMP.” With Dr. Peter Vincent Pry and Frank Gaffney."

Guest(s): Frank Gaffney Dr. Peter Vincent Pry


It’s time to wake up to an existential risk that looms infinitely larger than anything posed by the Covid 19 virus.      Electromagnetic pulse (EMP). EMP can be caused by a naturally occurring solar storm, a nuclear weapon or something as simple as a manmade suitcase sized device and would collapse electric grids and electrical critical infrastructures all over ...

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Episode 89 "Why Ayn Rand Matters Today with Tal Tsfany"

Guest(s): Tal Tsfany


Many of us have read Ayn Rand's novels especially, “Atlas Shrugged” and the “Fountainhead.” But I have been surprised to learn how her ideas and philosophy have continued to resonate throughout the world many years after her novels were first published.   To learn more about this I asked Tal Tsfany, President and CEO of the Ayn Rand Institute to come on the show to talk about the Ayn Rand ...

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Episode 88 "“Enough is Enough” with Donna Rice Hughes and Colby May"

Guest(s): Colby May Donna Rice Hughes


Some of society's problems are just so upsetting that it's hard to imagine that they continue to exist, or in fact, are spreading. Well, this episode explores one of the worst: Internet child pornography and sex trafficking. Internet pornography been called the largest unregulated social experiment in history. Ushered it into the cultural mainstream, it enjoys increasingl ...

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Episode 87.1 "Reality Economics 101 with Don Boudreaux and John Tamny"

07/02/2020

Guest(s): Donald J. Boudreaux John Tamny


A must see and wide ranging conversation about all things economic with Donald Boudreaux, best-selling author, professor of economics at George Mason University who writes the popular blog Cafe Hayek and John Tamny, editor of Real Clear Markets, an editor for Forbes Magazine and the author of “The End of Work” and “They’re Both Wrong.”

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Episode 86 "The True Human Costs of Government Imposed Lockdowns with Jim Agresti"

06/17/2020

Guest(s): Jim Agresti


Medical studies show that excessive stress and anxiety are among the most debilitating and deadly of all health hazards in the world. 

 

Beyond their obvious effects like suicide and substance abuse—these mental stressors are strongly related to and may trigger and inflame a host of ailments like high blood pressu ...

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