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Posted September 19, 2014

David Limbaugh joined the program to talk about the intellectual case for Christianity. Also, Benghazi wasnt just a failure of security, it was a failure of leadership.

Posted September 18, 2014

The Yellen Fed seems determined to keep pushing for some artificial economic growth. Doing the same thing over and over, while expecting different results, is apparently NOT the definition of insanity Its just Federal Reserve policy.

Posted September 17, 2014

The market is pretty schizophrenic nowadays And, really, why wouldnt it be? The data says our economy is less than stellar; but the Fed seems to think everything is spectacular. Sooner or later the truth catches up to investors, but in the meantime do you fight the Fed?

Posted September 16, 2014

Serious question: With all the time Obama has spent on the golf course, is his handicap getting any better? Does anyone know how well he actually does on 18 holes? Also, The nightmare of Obamacare just never stops Open enrollment (round two) is about to begin, and its not expected to be much better than last years fiasco.

Posted September 13, 2014

Dan Bongino joined the show to talk about Obamas Chicago style politicking, and his bush-league attempts to govern. Obamas second-rate plan to deal with the Islamic State doesnt sit well with hawks of either party; and theres plenty of reason to doubt hes talking the threat of ISIS seriously.

Posted September 12, 2014

Thirteen years ago, terrorists managed to launch an attack on America unlike anything we had seen before. What kind of progress have we made since then? John talks about the impact that day had on America, and on our world view.

Posted September 11, 2014

Stop helping people like the Muslim Brotherhood, and start bombing people like the Islamic State, Mr. President! National Security expert Frank Gaffney joined the program to discuss our options in fighting ISIS.

Posted September 10, 2014

Big data is big money And as creepy as Google can be, we apparently like it; because everyone still uses it. Mark Skousen also joined the program to talk about the worlds most economically free market: Hong Kong.

Posted September 09, 2014

Lets face it: Elon Musk isnt exactly a small government conservative But, as any entrepreneur will tell you, big government is the enemy of innovative start-ups. Peter Van Doren, with Cato, joined the show to talk about the crony-capitalist attempts to put Tesla out of business.

Posted September 06, 2014

Despite the regulations, restrictions, and derogatory rhetoric, America is seeing an oil renaissance Of course, the government is still doing everything it can to keep the industry from really booming. Parker Hallam, President of Crude Energy, joined the show to talk about the booming American oil industry

Posted September 05, 2014

If you have been making minimum wage for ten years, and are depending on your fast food job to keep you afloat, it might be time to reevaluate your life choices Flipping burgers was never supposed to be a career option. Also: Mark Calabria joined the show from Cato to talk about economy-killing regulations.

Posted September 04, 2014

Why is it that every time the free market has a breakthrough, government feels the need to start picking winners and losers? Nick Sorrentino, the founder of AgainstCronyCapitalism.org, joined the program to talk about the latest crony initiatives coming out of Washington.

Posted September 03, 2014

Some liberals are trying to claim that California is seeing a comeback. Of course, these are the same liberals that champion the stimulus, quantitative easing, higher taxes, economic patriotism, and Obamacare So, lets face it: They might be kinda off-base.

Posted August 29, 2014

Its bad enough that this administration seems to think congress is a nuisance, and not a requirement. But now, the Obama White House is working on ways to fight climate change through executive order. Yeah This should totally help our economy.

Posted August 28, 2014

Given the chaos in the Middle East, and the domestic policy failures weve seen under Obama, theres really only one question: Is his golf game getting any better? Gayle Trotter joined the show to discuss.

Posted August 27, 2014

Corporations fleeing the US, ISIL selling oil (illegally), turmoil in Ferguson You would almost think America didnt have any leadership nowadays. Dan Mitchell, with the Cato Institute, also joined the show to discuss world economic events with John.

Posted August 26, 2014

Its not entirely unreasonable The left doesnt like free markets because they cant compete. Conn Carroll, managing editor of Townhall Magazine, joined the show to talk to John about the lefts disdain for free market solutions.

Posted August 23, 2014

The Keynesians are in charge And its starting to show. Mark Skousen joined the program to discuss the possibility of permanently low interest rates. Also: Ezra Klein is still an idiot; but theres someone else out there that is even worse.

Posted August 20, 2014

Whos really waging the war on women? Ann-Marie Murrell, CEO of Politichicks, joined the show to discuss the way Democrats chastise and ridicule women who dare to think for themselves. John also tackles the issue of the Ferguson, Missouri, riots and why it is not shocking in the least.

Posted August 16, 2014

Liberals are, apparently, happy to exploit the children who are crossing our borders illegally. The question is, where’s the outrage at treating these kids like political backdrops? Amanda Muñoz from Townhall joined the program to discuss the ongoing chaos on the southern border.