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April 30th, 2016 Podcast

by Steve MacDonald May 1, 2016

Kathleen LaBonte and Steve Forster drop by to talk property rights vs. local boards and developers. Kimberly Morin has some thoughts about Sen. Kelly Ayotte and the Casa Bill. And NH Executive Councilor and Gubernatorial candidate Chis Sununu talks Common Core, testing, and local control. (Skip’s original post and audio are here.)

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How Illusive is Unity?

by Steve MacDonald April 27, 2016
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Doug Sachtleben from Club for Growth returns to the program to discuss Republican politics, the upcoming convention, and the search for unity after a contentious primary–as well as some thoughts about the division on the Democrat side.  

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Guns, Guns, Guns…

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2016
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Guest host Rick Olson joins us as talk about recent gun tech, how the left freaks out about it and why, what this new gun-tech does, is it good or bad for target shooters, whose business is that anyway, and more.  

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Republican Convention Fallout?

by Steve MacDonald April 24, 2016
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Mark Meckler, one of the founding leaders of the TEA Party movement, joins us to discuss convention politics, candidates, post-convention fallout-scenarios, what we need to do to take over the GOP, and more. Here’s a 45 second GrokSHOT! from this segment-  

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Rick Olson, Mark Meckler, Doug Sacthleben, and Jane Cormier

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2016
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Great show this week with guest host Rick Olson, and guests Mark Meckler (on primary and convention politics), Doug Sachtleben from Club for Growth (on pre-convention, convention, and general election dynamics), and NHRTL’s Jane Cormier updates us on today’s peaceful protest of Planned Parenthood, and the need to defend life at all stages.  

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Rick Olson, Mark Meckler, and Doug Sacthleben – Live Stream

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2016
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This week join us as we welcome Rick Olson, Mark Meckler, Doug Sacthleben, and Jane Cormier – starting at 9 am Eastern. Spreaker Stream updates at 9 am eastern Video  

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! – Episode #141

by Steve MacDonald April 22, 2016
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This week a Tea Party co-founder, Mark Meckler,  joins us to talk about the threats and challenges of a brokered GOP convention, Doug Sachtleben, from Club for Growth, returns to discuss primary politics, and our special guest host, complete with a fresh set of new knees, is Londonderry Fish and Game Club President Rick Olson. There are plenty of other […]

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Throwback Thursday – Allen West, Albert Guillory, Howie Carr, and Tom Delay

by Steve MacDonald April 21, 2016
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This week’s Throwback Thursday is a compilation of speeches, and one interview, from 2013; featuring Col. Allen West, Louisiana State Senator Albert Guillory, author and Talk show Host Howie Carr, and Congressman Tom Delay.  

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Where are the Transgender Bathrooms in Deerbornistan?

by Steve MacDonald April 20, 2016
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Religious liberty continues to be the theme this week as we wonder about first amendment rights and ask simple questions like, before you make us have transgender bathrooms can you plant a few in Deerbornistan? (Then, at least, we’ll know you are serious about your equality argument  Get the full podcast here. Here’s a quick […]

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Got Religious Liberty?

by Steve MacDonald April 19, 2016
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The militant homosexual movement intimidates big companies into pressuring politicians to abandon religious liberty protections. In this segment we talk to John Zmirak about how Christians need to send a message to these business giants that religious liberty matters. (Get the full podcast here.) Snippet…(39 sec.)  

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What Would You Do as President?

by Steve MacDonald April 18, 2016
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We start by asking former congressional candidate Jim Lawrence what he’d first do if he were president, which leads to getting congress to embrace reform, problems with fraud and EB-5 and HB-1 visas, the rigged game in general, and a lot more. (Get the full podcast here.) Here’s a 36 second clip from the segment […]

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The Rising Tax Burden in America

by Steve MacDonald April 17, 2016
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Conservative commentator Rachel Alexander joins us to talk about taxes, rising tax burden, the Obamacare fine, Bernie’s tax-utopia, and our tax future. (Get the full podcast here.) Here’s a quick sample from this segment. (55 sec.)    

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April 16th, 2016 Podcast

by Steve MacDonald April 16, 2016
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Guest host Jim Lawrence joins us as we welcome Intelligent Conservative Rachel Alexander on tax burdens and tax policy. Then John Zmirak returns to discuss whether Christians, Conservatives, and even some Libertarians can coalesce to defend free speech and religious liberty against gay sharia and its blackmail tactics.  

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Jim Lawrence, Rachel Alexander and John Zmirack – Live Stream

by Steve MacDonald April 16, 2016
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This week join us as we welcome Jim Lawrence, Rachel Alexander, and John Zmirack, starting at 9 am Eastern. Spreaker Stream may not be working this morning. If not, please watch the video version below… Video  

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! – Episode #140

by Steve MacDonald April 15, 2016
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Rachel Alexander joins us to talk about the increasing burden of income taxes. Rachel is a regular contributor to Townhall, the Selous Foundation for Public Policy Research, The Christian Post, and provides weekend news items for Right Wing News. John Zmirak, senior editor at Stream.org, returns to explore the issue of religious liberty vs. Gay Sharia. […]

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Throwback Thursday – Jazz Shaw, David Bozell…

by Steve MacDonald April 14, 2016
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This week’s Throwback Thursday takes us to May 16th , 2015 with special guests Jazz Shaw, David Bozell, Max Abramson, and Jorge Mesa-Tejada.  

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Speech and Censorship

by Steve MacDonald April 12, 2016
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We talk about our bread and butter – free speech and how we’re better at allowing it and protecting it than our progressive friends. Here’s a little ‘taste’ from the segment above (42 sec.)… Listen to the full interview above. Full podcast here.  

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America’s Declining Influence in the Middle East

by Steve MacDonald April 11, 2016
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Our guest is Avi Melamed, an internationally acclaimed Middle East expert, a former Senior official on Arab Affairs and Intelligence, and the author of “Inside the Middle East. Making Sense of the Most Dangerous and Complicated Region on Earth.”   Here’s a quick GrokSHOT! from the segment. (Audio – 1 min 44 sec.) Listen to the […]

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Anika Smith – Silencing Journalism to Protect Donors

by Steve MacDonald April 10, 2016
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Anika Smith joins us to discuss the seizure of under-cover videos from the home of David Daleiden by California AG and US Senate candidate Kamala Harris. Harris’ campaign gets funding from Planned Parenthood. We talk about the consequence of using police powers to silence opponents, and potential conflicts of interest (for Harris). Here’s a quick […]

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On The Middle East and America – What isn’t Getting Any Attention?

by Steve MacDonald April 9, 2016
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Avi Melamed is an expert on the Middle East so I asked him “What is the most important story, related our relationship with the Middle East, that isn’t getting any attention?” Listen to his answer. (Audio – 1 min. 44 sec) You can hear our entire interview with Avi here, starting around the 80 minute mark. […]

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GrokTALK! – April 9th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald April 9, 2016
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Anika Smith joins us talk about the raid on David Daleiden’s home and the seizure of unreleased Planned Parenthood videos. We speak with Avi Melamed, an independent intelligence analyst and expert on the Middle East, on his new book and America’s declining influence and credibility in the region. This week’s guest host is Ellen Kolb, and former CD-2 candidate […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! – Episode #139

by Steve MacDonald April 8, 2016
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Anika Smith joins us talk about the raid on David Daleiden’s home and the seizure of unreleased Planned Parenthood videos. Former District 2 congressional Candidate Jim Lawrence drops by. We’ll speak with Avi Melamed, an independent intelligence analyst and expert on the Middle east, on America’s declining influence and credibility in the middle east. And this week’s guest host […]

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Throwback Thursday – Bloom, Warden, Gericke, Underwood

by Steve MacDonald April 7, 2016
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This week’s Throwback Thursday episode was originally recorded on February 8th 2014, and features special guests Kevin Bloom, Mark Warden, Carla Gericke, and Ian Underwood.  

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GrokTALK! Snow Day

by Steve MacDonald April 2, 2016
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I know, there’s no snow today — tomorrow and Monday we’ll have snow — but I’m taking a snow-day today. So? No live-show this week. We are streaming a previous program from 9-11 am this morning. As always, we encourage you to listen in, like, and share. Thanks for listening – Now check a more […]

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Obama, Che, Castro, and Cuba

by Steve MacDonald March 31, 2016
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What would John F. Kennedy think of Obama’s visit to Cuba? John Zmirack from Stream.org joins us to discuss that and the union of these like-minded Marxists, the photo-op before the visage of the brutal and violent Che, and a lot more. Check it out!

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Throwback Thursday – Dec. 7th, 2013

by Steve MacDonald March 31, 2016
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From December 7th 2013 we are joined by Conservative talk show host, Michael Graham, (then US Senate candidate) Karen Testerman, Ed Naile, and Skip Murphy phones it in.  

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GrokTALK! March 26th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald March 26, 2016
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This week our special guest is John Zmirak, Senior Editor of The Stream, and our guest host is Max Abramson as we discuss Mr. Obama’s photo op with Che Guevara, a conversion therapy bill, efforts to clarify concealed carry applications, a self-defense bill, the Brussels’ Muslim ‘sprouts’ and more.  

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! – March 26th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald March 25, 2016
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Join us tomorrow morning with special guest John Zmirak, Senior Editor of The Stream. Our guest host this week is Max Abramson. We’ll talk about Mr. Obama’s managed photo-op in front of the image of Che Guevera, lots of recent legislative news, the Republican primaries continue, and all the conservative commentary we can fit in between. Join […]

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Throwback Thursday – June 6 2015

by Steve MacDonald March 24, 2016
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We’re revisiting June 6th, 2015 with guest host Bill O’Brien, and guests George Lambert and Jane Cormier, on a wide range of topics and issues of the day. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!

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This Week on Throwback Thursday…

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2016
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We’re revisiting June 6th, 2015 with guest host Bill O’Brien, and guests George Lambert and Jane Cormier. Great program with loads of laughs. Be sure to tune in tomorrow morning right here from 9 – 11 am Eastern.

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