0:00 - Dan & Amy react to the call for a mistrial in the Rittenhouse trial 14:09 - Dan & Amy will not be attending this weekend’s downtown holiday parade 32:58 - Dan & Amy respond to OSHA suspending vax mandate 52:13 - Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Securities Law Clinic at Cornell Law School, William Jacobson: The media framed Kyle Rittenhouse — and won’t come clean. For more of Professor Jacobson’s work - legalinsurrection.com 01:06:09 - Western Springs junior high: kids vs. parents 01:24:49 - Chairman and Founder of Responsibility in Government, Scott Kaspar, promotes the upcoming Election Judge Workshop for Chicagoland Police at Trump Hotel. For more on the workshop - responsibilityingovernment.com 01:36:32 - Senior Editor for HotAir.com, Ed Morrissey, outlines the self-inflicted issues facing Democrats Check out Ed’s latest here01:53:45 - New York Post Columnist Michael Goodwin: "Those were the days...". Check out Michael Goodwin's latesthere See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
More episodes from "Chicago's Morning Answer with Dan Proft & Amy Jacobson"
January 25, 2022
2:06:270:00 - John Anthony fills in for Dan Proft 14:45 - Amy & John react to Joe Biden’s hot mic moment 29:46 - Amy & John visit Highland Park’s rally to end vaccine mandates 48:19 - Jed Davis, board president of Parkview Academy in Yorkville, is running for State Representative of the 75th Illinois District. For more on Jed’s campaign jedforfreedom.com 01:00:07 -Scott McKay, publisher at the Hayride and contributor to the American Spectator: Biden Needs a War. Don’t Give Him One. 01:19:36 - Ted Dabrowski, president at Wirepoints, shows what real voter suppression looks like in Illinois. Check out Ted’s latest - wirepoints.org 01:32:45 - Managing Attorney at Liberty Justice Center, Daniel Suhr, offers a legal perspective to CRT in suburban schools 01:47:21 - Senior Editor for HotAir.com, Ed Morrissey, agrees with Biden. Inflation is big problem for Democrats. Follow Ed on twitter - @EdMorrissey 01:59:47 - Amy and the spread of misinformation See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 24, 2022
2:09:110:00 - Dan & Amy react to Aaron Rodgers’ ESPN interview 11:20 - Dan & Amy discuss Blue City lawlessness & disorder 31:12 -Omicron Queen 49:05 - Former U.S. representative from Georgia’s 9th Congressional District, Doug Collins, believes Conservatives Must Lead Way on Cash Bail Reform- Check out Doug’s new podcast on the Salem Podcast Network and dougcollinspodcast.com 01:03:22 - Vice President of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies at The Heritage Foundation, Lt Col James Carafano, breaks down the building tension in Ukraine. Follow Jim on twitter - @JJCarafano 01:18:40 - Campus Beat 01:39:15 - Executive Editor of the Federalist, Joy Pullman, warns Those Who Pushed Lockdowns Can’t Hide From The Consequences Now. Check our Joy’s latest here. 01:54:00 - Dan & Amy react as Jeff Darr addresses Prince William County, VA, school board about sexual assault of his 13-year-old daughter See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 21, 2022
2:09:29Meat Loaf, rock superstar famous for "Bat Out of Hell," has died at 74 Tom Hanks narrates year one video for Biden Matt Walsh takes on "gender experts" on Dr. Phil's show Dominic Green, PhD, FRHistS is the Editor of The Spectator’s world edition. He joined Dan and Amy with reaction to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson declaring an end to COVID in the United Kingdom Robert Mark is a former senior editor at Flying magazine and Publisher of Jetwhine.com. He joined Dan and Amy to explain the fight between the FCC and the FAA over the rollout of 5G near airports. Zaid Jilani is a freelance journalist, maintains his own newsletter where he writes about current affairs at inquiremore.com. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about President Biden's first year in office, and the debate over voting rights legislation in Congress. Lucy McBride, MD is a practicing internist in Washington, D.C. and writer of the COVID-19 newsletter. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 20, 2022
2:07:30Student addresses Naperville school board with “thank you”s Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo: Fauci "Dehumanized" People, "Completely Unnatural" To Mask Kids Boris Johnson: "The government will no longer mandate the wearing of face masks anywhere." Salena Zito is National political reporter and author of The Great Revolt: Inside the Populist Coalition Reshaping American Politics – check out her latest at SalenaZito.com. She joined Dan and Amy with reaction to President Biden's press conference marking one year in office. Bethany Mandel testified to her local school board about their proposed vaccine passports. Daniel Henninger is the deputy editor of The Wall Street Journal’s editorial page. He joined Dan and Amy with reaction to President Biden's press conference and the situation in Ukraine. Mark Bauerlein is a professor of English at Emory University, senior editor at First Things and author of The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future(Or, Don ‘t Trust Anyone Under 30. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about his new book: The Dumbest Generation Grows Up: From Stupefied Youth to Dangerous Adults See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 19, 2022
2:07:51The hero rabbi held hostage in his Texas synagogue has credited active-shooter training for helping him save his congregants — revealing Monday that he threw a chair at the terrorist so they could finally escape. Student receives praise for bogus paper on how milk is a ‘colonizer’ of coffee Stephen Colbert and Senator Elizabeth Warren want to abolish the Senate Roger D Klein, MD, JD is an expert with the Regulatory Transparency Project’s FDA and Health Working Group. Former Director of Molecular Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic, former advisor to the FDA, CDC, CMS, and HHS Stephen Moore is a Noted Economist, Wall Street Journal columnist and author of Trumponomics: Inside the America First Plan to Revive Our Economy. He joined Dan and Amy with reaction to Jerome Powell's comments on the national debt. Backlash as US billionaire dismisses Uyghur abuse Jon Gabriel is an Editor-in-Chief at Ricochet and contributor to AZCentral. He joined Dan and Amy with a retrospective on President Biden's first year in office. Jon says Most voters agree that they don’t like him See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 18, 2022
2:12:480:00 - Dan & Amy push for Deprosecuting Prosecutors 13:56 - Dan & Amy welcome Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin to the Governor’s race 34:14 - Ban the unvaxed?!? 50:45 - Phil Kerpen, president of American Commitment and chairman of the Internet Freedom Coalition, shares the American Commitment’s SCOTUS Amicus Brief Against Vaccine Mandates. Follow Phil on twitter - @kerpen 01:04:14 - Erich “Mancow” Muller, host of The REAL Mancow Muller, shares why he’s a candidate for Illinois governor. Watch The Real Mankow Muller, Mondays 7pm CT, at Mancow.net. Join the movement - mancowforgovernor.com 01:27:16 - Ted Dabrowski, President at Wirepoints, weighs in on the growing field in Illinois’ race for governor. Check out Ted’s latest - wirepoints.org 01:40:50 - Dan & Amy take callers reaction to Illinois’ two new gubernatorial candidates 01:58:59 - End parenthood?!? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 17, 2022
2:15:460:00 - The armed gunman who took members of a synagogue near Forth Worth, Texas hostage Saturday, has been identified as a 44-year-old British national named Malik Faisal Akram. Dan and Amy shard their reaction. 14:36 -Hundreds of Chicago Public Schools students walked out of classes on Friday, and a group of students later blocked traffic in the Loop protesting the decision to resume in-person learning. 31:35 - Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin will join the Republican primary contest for governor. Dan is less than impressed with Irvin’s record. 55:26 - Bob Woodson is founder and president of the Woodson Center and author of Red, White, and Black: Rescuing American History from Revisionists and Race Hustlers. He joined Dan and Amy to help mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day 01:09:29 - Jimmy Kimmel Live released a sketch called “Anti-Vax Barbie.” Dan and Amy gave their review. 01:31:10 -Gordon Chang is Author of The Coming Collapse of China and The Great U.S.-China Tech War. He joined Dan and Amy to explain why as the Olympics approach, China’s New Currency Is the Potato 01:43:59 -John Hinderaker is President of Center of the American Experiment and contributor to Powerline. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about the path for Ron DeSantis in 2024.02:13:15 - Les Grobstein has passed away at the age of 69 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 14, 2022
2:08:020:00 - The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked the Biden administration from enforcing its sweeping vaccine-or-test requirements for large private companies. 31:36 - A Baltimore man who pleaded guilty to torching his ex-girlfriend’s home said he was surprised by a plea deal he received, saying it sends the wrong message to criminals in the city. 42:34 - A Canadian father who has not been vaccinated against Covid has temporarily lost the right to see his 12-year-old child. 48:58 - Parents are concerned a vendor for Hinsdale High School District 86 was a tool for spreading critical race theory. 01:05:28 - Bret Baier is a Fox News Anchor and #1 Best Selling author of To Rescue the Republic: Ulysses S. Grant, the Fragile Union, and the Crisis of 1876. He joined Dan and Amy to discuss a busy week in Washington. 01:21:08 - Mark P. Mills is a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, Faculty Fellow at the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University, and author of the recently released The Cloud Revolution: How the Convergence of New Technologies Will Unleash the Next Economic Boom and A Roaring 2020s. He joined Dan and Amy to explain why he thinks another economic boom is on the horizon. 01:38:10 -Wesley Smith is a Senior fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center on Human Exceptionalism. He joined Dan and Amy to explain whyEzekiel Emanuel Wants Respiratory-Illness Technocracy Without End 01:51:07 - OPEN MIC FRIDAY!! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 13, 2022
2:15:480:00 - Dan & Amy update the Joe Perillo smash and grab story 14:35 -Mancow for gov? 32:23 - Dan & Amy plan for Satanic Temple fun days in Moline 48:33 - Are you done with COVID? 01:03:26 - Dan & Amy react to Sen. Rubio on Biden, the Left vs. those on planet Earth 01:18:12 - Meet Alex “Primetime” Stein 01:22:02 - Senior writer for National Review, David Harsanyi, weighs in on Biden’s Big Elections Lie. Check out David’s new book Eurotrash: Why America Must Reject the Failed Ideas of a Dying Continent 01:38:28 - Dramatic Readings with Dan & Amy 01:57:45 - President of the Crime Prevention Research Center and former senior advisor for research and statistics at the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Policy, John Lott Jr, analyzes guns sales and crime rates. Check out John's most recent book Gun Control Myths See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 12, 2022
2:11:410:00 -Sad Little Man 14:24 - Dan & Amy ask listeners what they would questions they would have for Fauci and Wolensky at the yesterday’s senate hearing 33:18 - Dan & Amy respond to Biden’s speech at Atlanta University pushing federalization of elections: Jefferson Davis or Lincoln, MLK or Bull Connor? 52:22 - Dan & Amy turn their attention to the Senate Judiciary hearing on 1/6 and ask “who is Ray Epps?” 01:04:52 - Editor at Large of the Wall Street Journal, Gerard Baker: Biden Has Met the Enemy, and He Is Us. Follow Mr. Baker on twitter - @gerardtbaker 01:24:24 - Economist Stephen Moore tells Fed Chair Powell “I told you so”. Follow Steve on twitter - @StephenMoore 01:37:16 -Saralyn Mark, MD, American Medical Women’s Association’s COVID-19 lead and a former Senior Medical and Policy advisor to the White House, the Department of Health and Human Services and NASA: This year in COVID, expect a long, cold winter and a hopeful spring 01:55:37 - Thomas W. Smith fellow at the Manhattan Institute, a contributing editor of City Journal, and the author, Heather MacDonald, discusses blue city crime, Insurrections and Double Standards. Check out Heather’s most recent books The War on Cops and The Diversity Delusion See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.