0:00 - Dan & Amy give updates on the tragic crash in Waukesha 9:28 - Dan & Amy review Tucker Carlson’s interview with Kyle Rittenhouse 33:18 - Amy finds out what Lori Lightfoot thinks of the Rittenhouse verdict 53:35 - What will Kyle Rittenhouse do next? 01:08:51 - Ted Dabrowski, president at Wirepoints, show how to avoid the rhetoric of the identitarian left. Check out Ted's latest -wirepoints.org 01:28:40 -Alan Dershowitz, Emeritus professor of law, Harvard Law School, breaks down The two trials of Kyle Rittenhouse. Check out Professor Dershowitz newest book The Case for Vaccine Mandates 01:40:23 - Ryan Long hates Big Pharma except Pfizer 01:42:50 - Terrence Newsome, father of two kids at Downers Grove High who spoke during the public comment period at last week’s board meeting, shares the blowback he has received form both the school board and the media 02:00:03 - Matt Ridley, best selling author, fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and of the Academy of Medical Sciences, investigates the origins of COVID in his new book Viral. Check out Matt’s book Viral: The Search for the Origin of COVID-19 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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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.
January 11, 2022
2:13:500:00 -Hooray CPS is open, Oh no CPS is open 13:07 - Project Veritas takes on Fauci 31:29 - The COVID Derby 2022 50:17 - Paul Vallas, former CEO of both the School District of Philadelphia and the Chicago Public Schools, looks for the “lots of good things” in the CTU/CPS deal. Follow Paul on twitter - @Paulvallas 01:05:31 - Breitbart News senior writer, John Nolte: Fox News Drinks the Trans Kool-Aid. Check out John’s latest here 01:24:25 - President at Wirepoints, Ted Dabrowski, tackles the testing industry, vax mandates and the teachers union. Check out Ted’s latest - wirepoints.org 01:40:47 - Dan and Amy share the story of the UK nurse who won her case over crucifix01:59:19 - Dr. Jonathan Ellen, pediatrician, epidemiologist, CEO of Connections for Health, and former President and Vice Dean at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, debates Public Health and Risk See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 10, 2022
2:17:370:00 - Dan & John react to Walensky on Sotomayor 13:32 - Dan & John take a closer look at the COVID-SCOTUS hearing 34:01 - Dan & John weigh in on transgenders in sports 55:18 - Dan & John critique the democrats public school COVID policy 01:09:32 - Lt. Col. James Carafano, Vice President of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies at The Heritage Foundation, can’t believe Biden wasted a week on 1/6 when he should be concentrating on Russia and China. Check out Jim’s most recent book Brutal War: Jungle Fighting in Papua New Guinea, 1942 01:24:46 - Kevin R. Brock, former assistant director of intelligence for the FBI and former principal deputy director of the National Counterterrorism Center, discusses 1/6 and the FBI 01:41:29 - Dan and John share what happened to Cardinal Cupich at March for Life 01:59:20 - Hooman Noorchashm MD, PhD, physician, immunologist and public health advocate: “Biden has created a constitutional crisis by ignoring the science of immunology”. Follow Dr Noorchashm on twitter - @noorchashm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 7, 2022
2:18:400:00 - Dan & Amy react to Biden’s 1/6 speech 15:40 - Are your kids in school today? 34:18 - The Time to Resist Vax Passports Is Now 54:45 - Chris Butler, pastor, organizer of the “& Campaign”, and candidate for congress IL 1st District: “the mean voter and mean resident is not being represented” For more on Pastor Chris and his campaign - electchrisbutler.com 01:11:54 - FOX News Anchor Bret Baier weighs in on yesterday’s 1/6 commemoration ceremonies. Check our Bret’s new book To Rescue the Republic: Ulysses S. Grant, the Fragile Union, and the Crisis of 1876 01:27:07 - Walter Blanks & Nathan Cunneen, communication professionals with the American Federation for Children, are in town covering the CPS/CTU battle and sharing a new initiative called “The School Choice Boyz” with the emphasis of creating content to bring more people into the school choice fold. For more on the American Federation for Children - federationforchildren.org 01:41:48 - Senior Vice President & Partner at Arbor Research, Jim Perry, analyzes the December jobs numbers 02:02:29 - OPEN MIC FRIDAY!! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 6, 2022
2:16:340:00 - Dan & Amy react to yesterday’s Lightfoot/CPS press conference 11:43 - Dan & Amy take callers reaction to the CPS/CTU fight 28:44 - Dan & Amy want Aaron Rogers on their team 48:14 - CPS teacher, Joseph Ocol, shares why he believes teachers need to be in the classroom. Watch Joseph on Tucker Carlson last night 01:07:08 - Senior Contributor for American Greatness, Julie Kelly, looks at the Lingering Questions About January 6. Check out Julie’s book Disloyal Opposition: How the NeverTrump Right Tried―And Failed―To Take Down the President 01:26:29 - Marty Makary M.D., M.P.H., professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, warns of The Dangerous Push to Give Boosters to Teens. Check out Dr. Makary’s award winning book The Price We Pay: What Broke American Health Care and How To Fix It 01:42:42 - Guy Sheperd, publisher of Planned Man, makes a call to Stand up in defense of dissent! Check out Guy’s work - plannedman.com 01:56:06 - Robert A. Pape, Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago specializing in international security affairs and Director of Chicago Project on Security and Threats (CPOST), explains The New Political Reality, as he sees it See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 5, 2022
2:16:440:00 - Dan offers reaction to last night’s CTU vote and CPS closure 15:02 - Why is Chicago here again? 32:28 - Dan updates the situation at Benet Academy 50:38 - Reed Spaulding IV, MD, contributor to The American Spectator and practicing pathologist: Omicron: Haven’t We Been Here Before? All opinions expressed are his and not those of his employer. Check out Dr. Spaulding’s latest here 01:05:43 - Eliminate the Senate? 01:24:11 - Noted economist Stephen Moore on what he believes will happen with the vacant office space across America. Follow Steve on twitter - @StephenMoore 01:38:35 - Dan takes caller reaction to the CTU work stoppage 02:02:33 - James Bovard, member of the USA Today Board of Contributors, a frequent contributor to The Hill, and a contributing editor for American Conservative, shares Covid and Corrupt Federal Statistics. Follow Jim on twitter - @JimBovard See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
January 4, 2022
2:17:550:00 - Dan reviews Day 1 of Cook Co’s vaccine passport enforcement 15:30 - Decision day at CTU 32:52 - Benet & OPRF: when do you start doing the right thing? Compliance or flight? 53:24 - Dan reacts to AOC’s visit to and behavior in FLA 01:10:38 - U.S. representative from Illinois’s 15th congressional district, Mary Miller, offers perspective on the 1/6 Commission and her path to reelection. For more on Rep Mary Miller - marymiller.house.gov 01:27:45 - Presidet of Wirepoints, Ted Dabrowski: Another wealthy Chicago entrepreneur “votes with his feet” Follow Ted on twitter - @ilpoliski 01:43:47 - Senior Fellow at the Pepperdine University School of Public Policy, former chief executive officer of CKE Restaurants, Andy Puzder, analyzes Biden’s Troubled Relationship With the Truth – and Consequences. Check out Andy’s most recent books - Getting America Back to Work and It’s Time to Let America Work Again 02:00:24 - The party of 'Karens': The new Democratic Party alienates nonwhite voters See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.