0:00 - GREAT DISINTEGRATION: Chicago mayoral election
11:45 - Scott Adams kills Dilbert
31:40 - THE PURGE/THE REVOLT: Britteny Cooper, Women & Gender Studies Prof., Rutgers
53:06 - Author of The Coming Collapse of China and The Great U.S.-China Tech War, Gordon Chang, says we need to hold China accountable or they will spread the next disease. For more from Gordon, follow him on twitter @GordonGChang
01:10:43 - Vice President of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies at The Heritage Foundation, Lt Col James Carafano, reacts to China’s Peace Plan for Ukraine. Follow Jim on twitter @JJCarafano.
01:29:13 - Ja’Mal Green, neighborhood advocate and 2023 candidate for mayor, shows he’s the real deal and is ready for whomever he will face in the runoff. For more on Ja’Mal’s campaign for mayor GoGreenChicago.com
01:45:50 - Chicago businessman and candidate for mayor, Willie Wilson, is pleased with the broad coalition he has built as he prepares to win a spot in the runoff. For more on Willie’s campaign for mayor electwilliewilson.com
02:03:36 - Dan & Amy review their conversations with the candidates and take caller reaction
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May 26, 2023
2:17:410:00 - BLM Brandon is going to keep the silly kids busy this weekend 5:41 - Dan & Charles look over Brandon Johnson's "First We Get the Money" fiscal plan for for our fair city 28:03 - Dan & Charles break down the end of the Tax Credit Scholarship in Illinois 49:57 - Dan & Charles discuss the FBI, IRS and whistleblower Gary Shapley’s interview with CBS News 01:04:47 - Host of FOX News’ Special Report, Bret Baier, shares updates on the debt ceiling negotiations and the growing GOP field for 2024. Bret is also the #1 Best Selling author of To Rescue the Republic: Ulysses S. Grant, the Fragile Union, and the Crisis of 1876 01:21:18 - Ian Rowe, senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute & visiting fellow at The Woodson Center, offers a lesson in “Reparations Math” Ian’s book Agency: The Four Point Plan (F.R.E.E.) for ALL Children to Overcome the Victimhood Narrative and Discover Their Pathway to Power is now available as a self-narrated audiobook 01:40:28 - Senior Contributor for American Greatness, Julie Kelly, on the latest Jan 6 sentencings and America's progression to Banana Republic. Be sure to check out Julie’s most recent book January 6: How Democrats Used the Capitol Protest to Launch a War on Terror Against the Political Right 01:56:26 - OPEN MIC FRIDAY!!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2023
2:19:550:00 - So it begins... Trump v DeSantis 14:44 - Dan reacts to Gov Pritzker's $50B + state budget plan 35:49 - FBI too busy to read reports or reply to subpoenas 50:55 - Markets Specialist for Market Day Report!, Scott "the cow guy" Shellady, comments on the current state of the markets and offers fatherly advice for dealing with the regulatory left. Check out Scott’s Market Day Report! 10:30am CT to 1pm CT- and The Cow Guy Close – 1pm CT to 1:30pm CT - both at RFD-TV 01:08:38 - Dan takes listener reaction to DeSantis' entering the presidential race and goes over what DeSantis had to say in his interview with Trey Gowdy 01:29:36 - Chris Ferguson, professor of psychology at Stetson University in Florida, runs the numbers to show How Black Lives Matter Got Police Violence Wrong. Chris is also the author of Catastrophe! The Psychology of Why Good People Make Bad Situations Worse 01:47:09 - Acting President of the Northwestern University College Republicans, Agustin Bayer, shares how the NCR responded when the Northwestern student government froze their funding over a poster critical of LGBTQ community 02:00:39 - No COVID Amnesty See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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May 24, 2023
2:04:150:00 - Dan & Amy discuss what happened at the west side meeting on housing migrants at Wright College 12:19 - Local CEOs Roger Romanelli and Terry Duffy were on FOX Business discussing Chicago crime 32:25 - AG Raoul’s report on sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church and Cardinal Cupich's response 48:00 - Tom Hampson, professional criminal investigator for 50 years and founder of the Truth Alliance Foundation to prevent child abuse, offers insight into AG Raoul’s report on sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church and critiques the conduct of Public Schools with allegations of abuse. For more on the Truth Alliance Foundation truthalliancefoundation.org 01:05:14 - President at CatholicVote.org, Brian Burch, on his vow to launch a “barrage” of advertising across Los Angeles and in game broadcasts against the Dodgers for inviting an anti-Catholic hate group to be honored at the team’s June 16 LGBTQ+ Pride Night 01:18:47 - Noted economist Stephen Moore guarantees there will be no default on the national debt and says he remains worried about the economy even with inflation going down. For more Steve @StephenMoore 01:32:55 - Target tells Bud Light to hold it's beer 01:48:21 - GA State Rep. Meisha Mainor, Dem, breaks with party to support school choice 01:51:03 - James Fenelon, paratrooper turned historian - who served in the U.S. Army for more than a decade and is a graduate of the U.S. Army’s Airborne, Jumpmaster, and Pathfinder schools - shares details from his new book Angels Against the Sun: A WWII Saga of Grunts, Grit, and BrotherhoodSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 23, 2023
2:10:250:00 - Dan & Amy want to know what you think about Tim Scott as presidential candidate 13:06 - Dan & Amy share a "fascinating" commencement address from ETHS 33:06 - Dan shares his displeasure with members of the IL GOP as the fight for as the fight to save K-12 scholarship programs continues 54:00 - Who needs FOX news? 01:11:28 - President of Center of the American Experiment and contributor to Powerline, John Hinderaker, on the NAACP’s hypocrisy in Florida and the "Default Hype" in DC. Get John’s latest for Powerline here 01:26:30 - President at Wirepoints, Ted Dabrowski, breaks down How the plot to end Illinois’ school choice program is playing out. Check out Ted’s latest at wirepoints.org 01:40:08 - Peachy Keenan, pseudonym for a writer and mother living deep behind enemy lines. Also a Senior contributor of The Federalist and contributing editor of The American Mind, discusses her new book Domestic Extremist: A Practical Guide to Winning the Culture War - Available June 6! 01:54:02 - No COVID Amnesty See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 22, 2023
2:14:260:00 - Dan & Amy react to cinderella story, unknown, Michael Block, who came out of nowhere to lead the pack at the PGA championship 12:34 - Weekend Racisists Hoaxes: Dan & Amy update Penny/Neely and, also in NYC, “Citibike Karen” 31:20 - Every American should read the Durham Report 48:33 - Christopher Whalen, investment banker, chairman of Whalen Global Advisors LLC, and editor for The Institutional Risk Analyst: All of the Banks in the US, right now, are basically on life support. Chris is also the author of Ford Men: From Inspiration to Enterprise 01:04:46 - The Heritage Foundation's Dakota Wood details the damage done by the Durham report to US National Security 01:24:51 - Are you ready to join the Behavior vigilantes? 01:42:04 - Jukka Savolainen, former Director of the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data , a professor of sociology & criminology at Wayne State University, and a Writing Fellow at Heterodox Academy, on Chicago’s Criminal Irresponsibility and the media's race obsession. Jukka is a great follow on twitter @JukkaSavo 01:59:51 - SC Sen Tim Scott makes it official and FL Rep Byron Donalds endorses Trump See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 19, 2023
2:19:430:00 - Adidas is using MALE models to sell women’s swimwear. A new campaign ad from Adidas. We’ve been seeing so much of this from Bud Light to Miller Lite. This is about politics infusing everything. Who are they trying to appeal to? This male model clearly has a bulge and hair on his chest. 13:16 - A win for Tiger Woods! Yesterday a Judge ruled his Ex girlfriend must abide by the NDA, non-disclosure agreement that she claims Woods forced her to sign. She has accused him of sexual harassment and is suing him for 30 Million dollars. She got what she deserved. 24:29 - The hits keep on coming for the FBI. Less than 72 hours after the Durham report was released, 3 whistleblowers testified to Congress that the bureau held bias against PRO-LIFE groups and Catholics. They are accusing the FBI of retaliation and abusing power over a slew of issues. The FBI have undermined themselves in so many ways. Republicans say this is further proof of conservative bias and institutional rot 32:34 - THE SCORE apologized? 52:04 - Thomas Devore, DeVore Law Offices, LCC, looks at what’s next after the US Supreme Court leaves the IL assault weapons ban in place 01:03:20 - ChatGPT is coming to the iPhone and Flower delivery service launches AI bot ‘MomVerse’ that can write poems for Mother’s Day 01:08:00 - Phil Kerpen, president of American Commitment and chairman of the Internet Freedom Coalition, on how COVID school closures in big blue cities “turbocharged the movement in states to allow parents to have more choices as to where their kids can go to school” Phil is a must follow on twitter @kerpen 01:25:29 - COVID Flashbacks 01:28:17 - Alderman Nicholas Sposato of the 38th Ward is preparing for Tuesday's community meeting where they will discuss the city's plans to use Wilbur Wright College for temporary migrant housing. For more on Tuesday’s meeting and Ald Sposato’s work for the 38th ward - aldermansposato.com 01:42:57 - Editor-in-Chief at OUT Spoken, contributing editor at Spectator World and author of So You’ve Been Sent to Diversity Training: Smiling Through the DEI Apocalypse, Chadwick Moore, has fun with Wired Magazines Mayor Pete Puff Piece Chadwick has a new book out July 18 - available for pre-order now - learn more @Chadwick_Moore and tuckerthebook.com 01:59:07 - OPEN MIC FRIDAY!!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 18, 2023
2:16:180:00 - John Anthony fills in for the vacationing Dan Proft 11:03 - ROYAL DRAMA : More DRAMA from the Harry and Meaghan.(The Duke and Duchess of Sussex) They claim they were chased by the paparazzi in New York for 2 hours and that it was “near catastrophic” and could have resulted in death 29:48 - An emotional send off to Officer Preston and why was the Mayor there. He should be ashamed of himself after comparing her Parents tears to that of Adam Toledo’s parents 50:49 - Jim Iuorio, host of “The Futures Edge Podcast”, explains that high taxes = lower tax revenues and why Branson Johnson's financial blueprint won't work. For more Jim and updates on “The Futures Edge Podcast” @jimiuorio 01:06:19 - Liberal cities are freaking out over the migrants being sent to their sanctuary cities. Mayor Eric Adams is trying to abandon the sanctuary city asking for a judge to re-visit the law. Gov Hochul is also complaining about how out of control it is. NYC is putting unvetted migrants near our children! 01:26:50 - 15th Ward Alderman, Ray Lopez, takes Amy & John cand what the first 100 days of Mayor Johnson could look like. For more on Ald Lopez work for the 15th ward visit the15thward.org 01:44:09 - Managing Editor at HotAir, Ed Morrissey, offers his take on the Durham Report and the left's Supreme Court smear. For Ed’s latest and updates on his podcast @EdMorrissey 02:01:49 - Battalion Commander, FDNY (Ret.) & member of the board at Tunnel to Towers Foundation, Jack Oehm, shares the Tunnel to Towers Mission and get's you geared up for our Annual Golf Outing - 6/22 at Makray Memorial Golf Club in Barrington. For more on Tunnel to Towers - providing mortgage-free homes to Gold Star and fallen first responder families - visit t2t.org To register for the Annual AM 560 Golf Outing go to 560theAnswer.com/golf See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 17, 2023
2:13:5500:00 - Dan & Amy go through reactions to the Durham report from all... except KJP 11:47 - How can/will the Durham report be used to make changes 31:45 - Dan & Amy look into the claims of retaliation from FBI whistleblower who raised concerns about Christopher Wray's Jan 6 testimony 47:15 - Daniel Buck, teacher and fellow at the Fordham Institute: “Social-Emotional Learning” Is a Dangerous Fad. Daniel is also the author of What Is Wrong With Our Schools? The ideology impoverishing education in America and how we can do better for our students 01:02:28 - Scott McKay, publisher of the Hayride & contributing editor at the American Spectator, on what the gubernatorial primary results in Kentucky mean for 2024 and which movie character Sen Fetterman reminds him of. If you haven’t yet, check out Scott’s book The Revivalist Manifesto 01:22:39 - Noted economist Stephen Moore looks at Kevin McCarthy's redlines in the national debt ceiling debate and a potential credit crunch coming our way. Get more Steve @StephenMoore 01:37:27 - Republican Presidential candidate, Vivek Ramaswamy, tells Dan & Amy why he's running and previews his upcoming trip to Chicago. For more info on Vivek’s run for 2024 and his visit to Chicago this Friday - Vivek2024.com 01:56:28 - Book of Mormon’s PJ Adzima has a new song for Bud Light and listener reaction to the interview with Vivek RamaswamySee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 16, 2023
2:03:060:00 - THE GREAT DISINTEGRATION: Mayor BLM Brandon 11:49 - Is it finally time to disband the FBI? 27:00 - Miller Lite’s woke “good sh*t” ad 45:43 - Auburn’s Derick Hall’s story from the womb to the NFL 57:56 - Kevin R. Brock, former assistant director of intelligence for the FBI and former principal deputy director of the National Counterterrorism Center, weighs in on the Durham report and the investigation into Biden inc 01:16:58 - President at Wirepoints, Ted Dabrowski, discusses the uncertain future for Illinois' tax credit scholarship program, the city's migrant crisis and the financial future for Brandon Johnson's Chicago. Get Ted’s latest at wirepoints.org 01:32:49 - Dan & Amy share a report on officials neglecting adverse side effects from COVID vaccines 01:49:19 - President of Perma Seal Basement Systems, Roy Spencer, shares a better way to protect & seal your concrete surfaces. For more on Roy “the guy who keeps you dry” Spencer and the great work of Perma Seal Basement Systems visit permaseal.net 01:56:55 - Dan & Amy take issue with Brandon Johnson comparing Adam Toledo and Officer Areanah Prestson’s deaths See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 15, 2023
2:18:530:00 - White Supremacy Weekend for The Regime 11:48 - Dan & Amy ask if the issues with immigration on the South Side and K-12 education city wide get citizens to look at who they have been voting for 30:06 - Dan & Amy prepare for this morning's inauguration and share their "Triple Threat Low-lights" 44:13 - How did Dan & Amy celebrate Mother's Day? 48:53 - Why Dan Proft is single 01:06:02 - Dakota Wood, who served America for two decades in the U.S. Marine Corps and is the Senior Research Fellow for Defense Programs at The Heritage Foundation, discusses Biden's exit from Afghanistan, the border crisis and is America is holding true to the values it wants represented across the globe 01:25:37 - What would you have done if you were in Daniel Penny's shoes? 01:45:36 - Carol Roth, entrepreneur and former investment banker, discusses her new book You Will Own Nothing: Your War with a New Financial World Order and How to Fight Back. You Will Own Nothing releases July 18 but you can go ahead and pre-order today!! 02:03:47 - Local parent, Gerardo Valdivia Sr., shares his fight for the IL Opportunity Scholarship programSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.