0:00 - Dan & Amy question the strength of Lori Lightfoot’s mandate for Chicago city workers, especially the CPD 12:21 - Dan & Amy make note of the Chicago Sky’s championship run and (15:10) take a look at vaccine mandates nationally 29:02 - Campus Beat: Alumni Free Speech Alliance 44:00 - Professor of Politics at New York University and author of Burdens of Freedom: Cultural Difference and American Power, Lawrence Mead, points to The Real Afghan Tragedy. 01:01:55 - Chicago-area attorney and former executive at Whirlpool and General Electric, Joel Webber, discusses employee vaccine mandates and Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s ban on mandates 01:19:59 - Dan & Amy take callers reaction to the Geneva, IL high school teacher how wants to throw down with a grandmother wasn’t wearing her mask properly 01:37:51 - John Moody, Former Executive Vice President of Fox News, shares his new novel Of Course They Knew, Of Course They… 01:51:18 - Dan & Amy take look at the Virginia Governor race See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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November 24, 2021
2:17:460:00 - Doocy to Psaki: Will Biden ever apologize to Rittenhouse? 13:10 - Who is Darrell Brooks? 33:55 - Dan & Amy take on Biden’s Department of Energy 51:09 - Dr. Chad Savage, founder of YourChoice Direct Care and policy advisor for The Heartland Institute, defends scientific inquiry 01:08:10 - President and CEO of Young America’s Foundation and 45th Governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker, weighs in on the tragedy in Waukesha and the Rittenhouse verdict. Catch up on Gov Walker’s Washington Times column’s here 01:24:07 - Noted economist, Stephen Moore, breaks down the supply chain and the Biden’s administration’s attack on US energy. Check out Steve’s book Trumponomics: Inside the America First Plan to Revive Our Economy 01:40:16 - The Spirit of Gratitude 01:44:15 - Jeremy Murphy, founder of 360bespoke, a PR agency in New York, former Vice President of Communications at CBS, shares Things to say to your “woke” children during the holidays. Pre-order Jeremy Murphy’s book F*ck Off, Chloe!: Surviving the OMGs! and FMLs! in Your Media Career THINGS TO SAY TO YOUR “WOKE” CHILDREN DURING THE HOLIDAYS — Let’s pay thanks to what’s important this Thanksgiving: Britney Spears’ freedom — The Indians got syphilis on Thanksgiving. Did they complain? — Every minute you opine, I deduct a hearing fee from your inheritance. — Let’s begin tonight’s feast with a prayer for whoever it is you’re praying to today — We checked: there are no peanuts on the turkey — Please reframe from any “micro-aggressions” tonight. I left my magnifying glass in the basement — Can someone turn the TV up? We can still hear what you're saying — I wish this remote had a “slept” button — We have removed “White Christmas” from the play list tonight because weather is unconsciously racist — Until society recognizes that “stuffing” is a pejorative title and does not recognize the versatility of its composition, we will refer to it as “lightly seasoned and gently placed medley of nutritious ingredients that provide zest and flavor to a dead bird.” — It’s so thoughtful you consider life sacred in all its forms. Including the crocodile skin on your boots. — Tonight’s cranberry sauce originates from day laborers who are unionized, have pensions, and are earning 4x pay for thinking about Thanksgiving — Good thing they put she/ hen on the label. I was worried we’d get a he/ gobbler and promote the patriarchy — Let’s discuss something we all agree on: Bill DeBlasio and what a shitty mayor he has been — It should comfort you to know that tonight’s turkey is paraben free — We are not an able-ist household and thus have provided extra space between seating — We have eliminated carrots from the menu because beta-carotene can discolor your skin and lead to appropriation of someone’s culture — It’s a miracle we even have turkey tonight. “The Twisties” struck just as I was basting — Deforestation is depleting our planet of paper, so we kindly ask you to wipe hands on your clothes and chair — In observance of human rights, we ask you to silence the phones which Chinese slave labor have manufactured on your behalf — Harry and Meaghan could not join us tonight, but they did send a coupon for their upcoming Bravo series, “Super Palace Sweep” — Put all that hot air to use and help fly a Macy’s balloon into the air — Are you still talking? — You’ll be glad to know tonight’s turkey was pardoned by Kim Kardashian — Don’t worry: the turkey’s cage was PETA approved and it was well taken care of/ fed before its head was chopped off so you can enjoy dinner — Wait, whose house are you in? Who paid the mortgage? You’re welcome. Now shut the f&#% up. 01:58:19 - OPEN MIC FRIDAY!! Happy Thanksgiving! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 23, 2021
2:14:360:00 - 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.
November 22, 2021
1:59:540:00 - Dan & Amy report on the tragic crash in Waukesha WI 7:45 - Dan & Amy take callers reaction to the Rittenhouse verdict 28:53 - Dan & Amy check the media’s reaction to Rittenhouse verdict 49:13 - Dan & Amy look into a Proposal from Sex Offender Managment Board in CO 01:01:19 - Vice President of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies at The Heritage Foundation, Lt Col James Carafano, weighs in on the weekends overseas COVID protests. Follow Jim Carafano on twitter here 01:14:40 - Christopher Whalen, investment banker and chairman of Whalen Global Advisors LLC, author of Ford Men: From Inspiration to Enterprise, and editor for The Institutional Risk Analyst, shows how As the Fed Ends QE, Stocks and Crypto Will Retreat. Follow Chris on twitter here 01:31:42 - U.S. Representative for Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district, Bryan Steil, describes the response of southern Wisconsin to the Rittenhouse verdict and updates on the tragic crash in Waukesha. For more on Bryan and Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district - steil.house.gov 01:46:28 - Contributing Editor to the City Journal, former reporter and columnist at The New York Times, John Tierney, fights the The Covid Children’s Crusade See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 19, 2021
2:13:03Dan & Amy react to the Saule Omarova hearing Dan & Amy investigate the wayward MSNBC reporter who followed the Rittenhouse jury bus Dan & Amy look on as DeSantis signs vaccine mandate prohibition in Brandon, FL 49:20- Brian Kilmeade, co-anchor of FOX & Friends, nationally syndicated radio host and NY Times best selling author, shares his timely new book The President and the Freedom Fighter: Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, and Their Battle to Save America’s Soul Purchase The President and the Freedom Fighter here Dan & Amy celebrate International Men’s Day 1:23:30- Noted economist Stephen Moore attempts to sum up Kevin McCarthy’s 8+ hour speech Follow Stephen on twitter here 1:38:00- Dr. Richard Bartlett, who practiced medicine in Texas for 28 years and served on former Governor Perry’s healthcare task force, shares alternative treatments to COVID OPEN MIC FRIDAY!! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 18, 2021
2:08:330:00 - 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.
November 17, 2021
2:06:000:00 - Dan & Amy sit ringside for Cruz vs Mayorkas 11:50 -Dan & Amy join the latest Project Veritas investigation 29:32 - A whistleblower shares documents showing the FBI investigated parents and the Dems’ 2022 strategy on CRT 49:26 - Dan & Amy roll the dice with FOX Business Analyst Jim Iuorio. Find Jim on twitter here 01:04:50 - Candidate for US Senate (front-runner OH-R) Josh Mandel: The left is done with, sick of, innocent till proven guilty. For info on Josh’s campaign - joshmandel.com 01:19:40 - Dan & Amy: Columbus Day in WW SD 200 01:37:23 - Lt. Col. (Ret) Tony Shaffer, President, Herb London Center for Policy Research, offers his take on the Rittenhouse trial, second amendment rights and updates on rescue efforts for American Citizens left behind in Afghanistan. Check out Col Shaffer's bookOperation Dark Heart: Spycraft and Special Ops on the Frontlines of Afghanistan — and The Path to Victory 01:53-29 - Dan & Amy react to schools using COVID isolation rooms See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 16, 2021
2:08:350:00 - Dan & Amy take in the closing arguments from the Rittenhouse trial 10:31 - Dan & Amy review the prosecution team’s performance in the Rittenhouse trial 30:02 - Dan & Amy take a look at local school boards and the battle of the books 52:43 - Dan & Amy analyze the effectiveness of masks and the origins of tyranism 01:07:12 - Kevin A Hassett, distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and managing director of The Lindsey Group, served as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers from 2017 to 2019, shares his new book The Drift: Stopping America’s Slide to Socialism. Purchase The Drifthere 01:23:59 - President at Wirepoints, Ted Dabrowski, follows the infrastructure influx through Illinois’ coffers. Check out Ted’s latest - wirepoints.com01:38:16 - Scott Shay, co-founder and chairman of Signature Bank, discusses his new book Conspiracy U: A Case Study. Purchase Conspiracy Uhere See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 15, 2021
2:04:010:00 - Dan & Amy call out treasury secretary Yellen for playing the “blame the pandemic” card on inflation 10:23 - Rittenhouse closing arguments 29:28 -Should we prosecute the unvaccinated? 47:50 - Former federal and state prosecutor and regular contributor to The American Spectator, George Parry, discusses the Rittenhouse trial. Read George Parry’s blog at knowledgeisgood.net 59:22 - Vice President of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies at The Heritage Foundation, Lt Col James Carafano, chats China and talks Taiwan. Check out James Carafano’s new book Brutal War: Jungle Fighting in Papua New Guinea, 1942 01:16:12 - Jeff Bezo’s predicts the future of human civilization 01:31:56 - President of Center of the American Experiment and contributor to Powerline, John Hinderaker, says VAX You to COVID mandates. Check out John’s latest here 01:49:56 - US Congress Candidate #CA26, an attorney and a mother of 6 (including triplets), Ronda Kennedy, shares her plans to save California and the rest of the nation. For more on Ronda’s run for congress - rondakennedy.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 12, 2021
2:10:330:00 - The defense rested its case Thursday in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse. Dan and Amy shared their reaction. 33:17 - Chicago public schools cancelled classes for Nov. 12, declaring it "Vaccination Awareness Day" in an effort to increase the rate of vaccinations among eligible students. Dan and Amy discussed their plans for celebrating. 50:16 - A California resident took to twitter to explain why they are leaving that state for Texas. 01:09:48 -According to Freedom of Information request, Oak Park Elementary District 97 is teaching students so-called “critical race theory,” which argues that racism is to blame for differences in racial group performance, such as lower test scores by black students, or higher violent crime rates for blacks than whites. 01:25:50 - Eric Felten is an investigative correspondent for RealClearInvestigations, reporting on government corruption. He is a former columnist for the Wall Street Journal and previously a Kennedy Fellow at Harvard University. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about his column Now Playing to Your Left: 01:40:55 - Thomas Vartanian is executive director of the Financial Technology & Cybersecurity Center and the author of 200 Years of American Financial Panics: Crashes, Recessions, Depressions, and the Technology That Will Change It All. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about inflation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
November 11, 2021
2:13:100:00 - Dan and Amy reacted to the FBI search of the home of Project Veritas founder in connection to Biden's daughter's missing diary 11:37 - Dan and Amy reacted to Anthony Fauci’s comments in 2020 that Santa was vaccinated. 28:30 -Aaron Rodgers addressed backlash over his comments about COVID-19 vaccines — and acknowledged that he “misled” the public about his vaccination status. 46:20 - Dr. Steve Hatfill is a specialist physician and a virologist with a military background and separate masters degrees in microbial genetics, radiation biochemistry, and experimental pathology. He joined Dan and Amy with reaction to the debate over COVID vaccinations for kids 01:02:53 - Sky News has a “nudge unit” to develop suggestions on how the television industry could help change the public’s behaviour to combat climate change. Dan and Amy shared their reaction. 01:18:10 -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 to talk inflation and Biden’s economic team 01:31:57 - Prosecution has rested its case against Kyle Rittenhouse. Dan and Amy shared their reaction. 01:48:46 -Bethany Mandelis an Editor at Ricochet, Contributing writer for Deseret News, Editor & Board of Heroes of Liberty. She joined Dan and Amy with reaction to Big Bird encouraging kids to get vaccinated See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.