Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
Prager H3: Dennis talks to Michael Shermer, founding publisher of Skeptic magazine.. His new book is The Moral Arc:How Science and Reason Lead Humanity toward Truth, Justice and Freedom.
Prager H2: Greece has run out of other people’s money. Everyone has been bailing out Greece since 1947 and Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, won’t be bailing them out anymore. Maybe Greece should finally walk away from the EU. Bret Stephens’ WSJ article explains why the government and its bureaucracy are thoroughly corrupt. Lee Habeeb joins the show briefly to discuss his NRO article about Why We Line Up For American Sniper.
Prager H1: Bill Nye the Science Guy states that the snow storm in NYC and strong winds in southern CA are part of climate change. The Left makes up science and statistics all the time. Bill may be right, but he has no proof that he is.
Monday, Jan 26, 2015
Prager H3: Wyoming considers using a firing squad for capital punishment. Callers weigh in. An enlightened environmentalist lives in house he keeps at 45 degrees, on purpose. According to Dennis Iran is now the enemy of humanity.
Prager H2: 86% of Palestinians think that Israel orchestrated the killings of the journalists at Charlie Hebdo. The Green party is a scary party. Their candidate for CA Senate reportedly said that the attack on Charlie Hebdo was organized by the Untied States and Israel.
Prager H1: NYC is expecting a historic storm, Dennis was just there. The Kurds have defeated one of the Islamic groups, they’re one impressive bunch, the Kurds. Sadly, The Japanese beheadings by ISIS were trumped by the NFL’s “deflate-gate” scandal in the media.
Friday, Jan 23, 2015
Prager H3: Per usual, callers set the agenda; being grateful is important; would anti blasphemy laws make Israel better or worse; why is Egyptian philosophy so predominant; social standards used to be higher; did DP blush on Redeye the other night; having a kidney stone saved his life.
Prager H2: Expectations subvert gratitude, making it difficult to be happy. Callers weigh in.
Prager H1: With the fall of Yemen yesterday, Iran gets stronger. This is WWIII, due to the number of people that hate America and the west. The denial and appeasement of evil from this President and the hard left is astounding. They believe Iran will give up their pursuit of WMD’s by negotiating with America. 59% of tax money goes to social programs.
Thursday, Jan 22, 2015
Prager H3: Dennis talks to Adam Lerrick, Professor of Economics at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University and scholar at the American Enterprise Institute about the economic crisis in Europe… Dennis talks to film producer, Chip Flaherty, founder of Walden Media, and consultant on the new film, The Imitation Game… The President is living in a fantasy foreign policy world…
Prager H2: The Justice Department will not bring charges against Officer Wilson. Does that mean everyone at the Justice Department is a racist? Shouldn’t the NY Times and every other media outlet stop using “unarmed teenager” to describe Michael Brown? How about “a teenager to tried to grab a police officer’s gun.” Dennis talks to Judith Flanders, renowned historian of the Victorian Era. She writes for the Daily Telegraph, Guardian, Spectator, and the Times Literary Supplement. Her new book is The Victorian City: Everyday Life in Dickens’ London.
Prager H1: Do the people you employ – your housekeeper, your nanny, for example – know that you’re a Republican? Have you told them? What if you did? Callers weigh in.
Wednesday, Jan 21, 2015
Prager H3: The President returns to his typical American family (a Democratic operative and her husband) – Rebekah and Ben. The President says Rebekah isn’t asking for a handout, then she asks for a handout – free day care… The Left wants the government to take of us from cradle to grave… The President has a fantasy vision of what the world is like. That’s not reassuring.
Prager H2: NY Times Foreign Affairs columnist, Thomas Friedman, a big fan of the President’s, has his faith shaken by the Adminstration’s insistence not to identify our enemy – Radical Islam… Dennis continues with his deconstruction of the State of the Union address.
Prager H1: Dennis deconstructs the President’s State of the Union Speech last night. The President says we are turning “the page.” Turning the page on what? Isn’t Islamist terror worse than ever? Didn’t our abandoned Iraq led to the rise of Islamic State?