- 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 4/17/12: TV Talking Heads on Secret Service Scandal, Taxing the Ocean, Tom Coburn, and More!
Christmas seems to have come early for the talking television heads. They just can’t get enough of this Secret Service prostitute story. The best thing about it for us is that the more they talk about it, the more ridiculous things they say. We’ll share with you some of the best of the worst.
Some say the planet’s oceans are the last frontier. They were talking about exploration but Obama must have thought it was the last frontier of taxation. Yes – taxing the oceans.
Senator Tom Coburn will be on to talk about his latest book; “The Debt Bomb: old Plan to Stop Washington from Bankrupting America”
But wait; there’s more! Listen now and get a $15,000 car battery on the Hump Day edition of the Jerry Doyle Show!
How far would you go to get the $15 the government owes you? I'm guessing it's not as far as Jerry goes....every....single....year.
It’s tax day! Did you enjoy your two extra days to prepare? We used the extra time to dig up some facts and myths.
If you’ve ever paid high dollar for a Kobe steak in the US you are going to want your money back after hearing what Larry Olmsted has to say about the reality of Kobe beef and the Government’s cover-up.
Also on the show today will be the Chief Political Correspondent for the Washington Examiner, Byron York, to ask if Mitt Romney really needs to branch out his message or if he can be elected by only the Fox News audience.
Space Shuttle Discovery has arrived at Dulles Airport near Washington DC but first it conducted a flyover of the Capitol and National Mall. Do you think the crew members were giving the elected officials who cut their budget a special, single finger, salute?
I know I would. All this and the man with a “creepy youth minister squareness to him” on Tuesday’s cavalcade of chuckles.
The Secret Service put 11 agents on administrative leave amid allegations they brought prostitutes back to their hotel rooms while preparing for Prez Obama's visit to Columbia. You say?
- Financial Intelligence: How to Make Smart, Values-Based Decisions with Your Money and Your Life
- Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex, and Addiction
- Stop Playing Safe: Rethink Risk. Unlock the Power of Courage. Achieve Outstanding Success
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...