- Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Buck McKeon, Joins Jerry to Discuss Closed Door Hearing on Action in Syria
- When is a Coup not a Coup? When Someone Who is Friendly With Congress Has a Lot of Money to Lose
- Jerry is Going GREEN?! After Talking to Jonathan Bass of Solar City He Can’t Wait…
- Senator Rand Paul on Getting Rid of Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Low-Level Drug Offenders
Today's Topics 4/25/12: Mitt 'The Establishment' Romney Swept, Ron 'The Movement' Paul Solid Second, Ron Paul Blogger Jack Hunter Joins Us to Discuss
No surprise here; Mitt “The Establishment” Romney swept all 5 primaries last night. If there was anyone who still had doubts that he would be the nominee they can put those doubts to rest. It’s done, people.
Nice surprise, though: Ron “The Movement” Paul came in a solid 2nd place in 3 of the 5 states being contested last night. How can Ron Paul continue to shape the discussion on the way to Tampa? Official Paul Campaign Blogger, Jack Hunter, will give us his thoughts.
It’s Humpty-Hump Day on the Jerry Doyle Show.
Can you find the Cat?
If you've got high blood pressure you may not want to watch this. The plans that the government has for YOUR money will make you want to scream.
Today's Topics 4/24/12: Going to Prison Just to Loose Weight? Defending Afghanistan Even After We Withdraw, Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer, Lynn Dudley and More!
Some people will go to extraordinary lengths to loose weight, but PRISON? Isn’t that a lot excessive.
Now that we’re withdrawing from Afghanistan we’ll only have to defend them for another 10 years. Yes, you read that right. Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer will be on to try and help us wrap our heads around it.
Also on the program today is Lynn Dudley from the American Benefits Council (www.appwp.org) to point out some of the hidden drawbacks to the government dipping into your 401k to help with the deficit.
As if that wasn’t drawback enough. It could be worse... it could still be Monday.
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When Welfare Pays Better than Work
CATO INSTITUTE: By Michael D. Tanner - The federal government funds 126 separate programs targeted towards low-income people, 72 of which provide either cash or in-kind benefits to individuals. (The rest fund community-wide programs for low-income neighborhoods, with no direct benefits to individuals.) State and local governments operate more welfare programs.Of course, no individual or family gets benefits from all 72 programs, but many do get aid from a number of them at any point in time. - Read more...
Startups Aiming To Improve The World
Many organizations and individuals have found technology to be a great medium in order to change the world for the better. With the work of foundations such as the Gates Foundation, support from initiatives such as social enterprise accelerator Wayra UnLtd and the Nominet Trust… - Read more...
Is Your Toaster Spying On You?
For Americans concerned about their privacy, the NSA data grabs are daunting, but what about the data grabs happening inside your own home, perpetrated not by the government, but by your coffee machine? - Read more...
Me and My Obamaphones: Not on welfare or below the poverty line? Never mind — here’s your free phone
NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE: By Jillian Kay Melchior - Confession: You’re paying my phone bill. In the past month, I have received three shiny new cell phones, courtesy of American taxpayers, that should never have fallen into my hands. - Read more...
Eye-popping excuses in American political scandals
WASHINGTON TIMES: Delaware state officials have told Congress they likely destroyed the computer records that would show when and how often they accessed Christine O'Donnell's personal tax records. Larry Craig had a wide stance, Mark Sanford was hiking and Patrick Kennedy was rushing for a vote. Here are some head-scratching explanations for political scandals. - Read more...