Politics

LGBT Politics in the Waning Days of Obama

by Steve MacDonald May 23, 2016
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Dr. Michael Brown joins us to talk about LGBT politics, the Transgender bathroom edict, and the course of cultural politics in the waning days of the Obama years. (Download this segment) (Full Podcast) Podcast RSS Feed  

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Data Point: Don’t bet against the NRA

by Skip May 20, 2016

(H/T: The Truth About Guns)

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WTF

by Steve MacDonald May 10, 2016
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What the…”fudge” happened in the past week that deserves the WTF classification? More than we could ever cover in 15 minutes, but here are a few recent examples, just to get you started.  

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The Delegate Rules Differ From State to State

by Steve MacDonald April 9, 2016
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You’d think that Federalism loving voters would get this, if not understand it. Rules (some laws, customs, habits) will and should differ from state to state, including how delegates are elected by state parties and how they are expected to behave. And they do differ! Jim Geraghty wrote about it, and shared some more thoughts […]

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CloseUP – Jeanne Shaheen and WMUR’s crappy transcript

by Skip April 3, 2016

Yup, another Sunday, another CloseUP and this week, Josh McElven had US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (or better described as the Federal Government’s Ambassador to New Hampshire) and perhaps Candidate-To-Be Rich Ashooh for US Congress in CD-1 (he formally announces tomorrow).  She said a couple of things that caught my ear so I figured, per normal, […]

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Is Senator David Pierce “Suitable”?

by Susan Olsen March 27, 2016

The people of this country have shown they are fed up, they’ve had enough of politicians’ lies and deceitful ways.  But never has a NH politician shown just how bad it is before Senator David Pierce entered the competition to become the nation’s worst offender. Senate Bill 336 is a piece of legislation written to […]

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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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Trump Populism, Why Cruz, Apple, Morality, and More…

by Steve MacDonald March 22, 2016
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ICYMI – From Feb 20th, 2016, Trump populism, why you should vote for Cruz, Apple vs. privacy, moral equivalency and more… Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!

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Supreme Court Nomination is All About Politics

by Steve MacDonald March 18, 2016
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From one of my favorite opinion journalists, Wes Pruden – Washington Times. “…the politicians, Barack Obama first among them, talk of politics as something an honest justice must rise above, when politics is why and how Washington and the republic exist at all. You might as well expect a cook to rise above groceries, a […]

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The Pre-Show…

by Steve MacDonald March 17, 2016
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When we get done prepping for the program on Saturday morning we often turn the recorders and cameras on and talk until the show starts. If you happen to be on the site already you’ll catch it on UStream. If not, here it is. The pre-show is available in a (sort-of) limited release; it is only published […]

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Candidate Cults of Personality

by Steve MacDonald March 13, 2016
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Kevin Kervick (Masters in Psychology) joins us as we talk Mizzou and the price of social engineering, candidate cults of personality (danger! danger!), why did Carson run, some clarity on an old Rubio scandal, and we set the table for the rest of the program. (Listen to the Full Podcast Here.)  

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March 12th, 2016 Podcast

by Steve MacDonald March 13, 2016
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This week we talk about SJW’s, Social engineering, morality vs political factions, the need for internal self-governance, fascists versus communists, Ruling class distrust of voters, and the latest Republican primary news.  

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Live Stream March 12th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald March 12, 2016
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If you missed it live you can listen to it now! Video  

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March 5th, 2016 – Podcast

by Steve MacDonald March 5, 2016
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We lost the live stream audio mid-show but the podcast recorded: This week we discuss the criminal enterprise that is New Hampshire and Medicaid Expansion, Ruling class/Country class politics, Feminists and Trans-glaciers (believe it, it is true), a new form of vandalism in Rhode Island, and Sen. Kelly Ayotte’s new electoral challengers.

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If You Prefer Listening on YouTube…

by Steve MacDonald February 28, 2016
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At least a few times each week we mention all the places you can connect to GrokTALK! There are plenty of them and if your preferred listening platform happens to be YouTube, we’ve got you covered. Past episodes of GrokTALK!, and every published segment from the weekly show, are available on my YouTube Channel. YouTube […]

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Live Stream February 27th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2016
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Audio auto updates to the live show at 9 am. Video  

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Throwback Thursday with Jazz Shaw, Matt Murphy, and Sen. Bob Smith

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2016
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Player updates at 9 am EST From July 12th, 2014 Sen. Bob Smith was running for the US Senate, Hot Air Editor Jazz Shaw joined us to talk about immigration, that NH Senate race, and politics in general, and Matt Murphy sat down to talk about Citizens for a Strong New Hampshire and some of […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK!

by Steve MacDonald February 19, 2016
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Join us right here tomorrow morning, along with guest host Jane Cormier, as we discuss the passing of Justice Scalia and the Supreme Court vacancy, the South Carolina Primary, the latest Project Election fraud revelation from the New Hampshire primary, and a lot more…  

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Today on GrokTALK! and Tomorrow on GrokTALK!

by Steve MacDonald February 12, 2016
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Today, you can catch UP on last weeks program starting at 9 am Eastern. Tomorrow morning at 9 am we welcome back Ed Naile, guest co-host Kimberly Morin, and Chrissy Harbin from AFP, to talk Post NH primary analysis, election fraud, Democrat gun bans, the SCOTUS ruling on Obama’s Clean Power Plan…and I bet you did […]

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Lisa Desjardins – PBS News Hour

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2016
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PBS NewsHour included me in a story  (full interview here) but before that, political reporter Lisa Desjardins joined us for a spirited discussion. Check it out.  

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Live Stream – February 6th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald February 6, 2016
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Auto updates to the live audio at 9 am. – Intermittent Streaming issues… Video  

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Chosen Lies Gun-Grabbing Charlatans

by Rick Olson February 5, 2016

“A charlatan makes obscure what is clear; a thinker makes clear what is obscure.” — Hugh Kingsmill Charlatans who advocate for Gun Control have inoculated themselves against the truth. The lies persist. The confusion abounds that perpetuates the lie. Anti-gun liberal charlatans willingly buy into the false narratives. They embrace the ignorance like an addict […]

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Battling Big-Government Republicans

by Steve MacDonald January 28, 2016
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Da Tech Guy Pete Ingemi joins us to discuss Republican Primary candidates and the conservative battle against big government (Republicans) before the TEA Party. You can find this and past programs on any of these platforms – and please share!

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GrokTALK! January 23rd, 2016 – Podcast

by Steve MacDonald January 23, 2016
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Guest host Jane Cormier joins us as we welcome New Hampshire Fisherman David Goethel (on Federal intrusions in to the Fishing industry), Pete Ingemi (Da Tech Guy), Rick Manning (from Americans for Limited Government), and Max Abramson drops in for our first legislative update of 2016.

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GrokTALK! Live Stream January, 23rd, 2016

by Steve MacDonald January 23, 2016
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Live Stream January, 16th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald January 16, 2016
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GrokTALK! Livestream -January 9th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald January 9, 2016
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This week starting at 9am EST Mike and Steve bring you the first show of 2016 with special guest/co-hosts Doug Lambert and Jack Kimball. Auto updates to the live audio at 9am. Video Follow GrokTALK! on Facebook. GrokTALK! is a Mobile-Ready Broadcast  

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! January 8th, 2016

by Steve MacDonald January 8, 2016
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Tomorrow morning is our first show of 2016 and our guests are Doug Lambert and Jack Kimball. We’ll talk Trump, Cruz, John Doe, property rights, fresh Hillary email-scandal goodies, Obama gun-con-troll, refugees and sexual assault, taxing speech in NH, some of the fun that happened over the holidays courtesy of Jonah Goldberg (I’m reading it, he’s […]

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GrokTALK! Rewind Weekend- Groksters Assemble!

by Steve MacDonald January 2, 2016
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New live shows begin January 9th so this week I am re-broadcasting a show from November 14th. This was a great broadcast with a room full of Groksters, covering a wide range of topics. If you missed it have a listen. (The rebroadcast will auto-start at 9 am EST.)   GrokTALK! is a Mobile-Ready Broadcast

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GrokTALK! December 19th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald December 19, 2015
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In our last live broadcast of 2015 we talk anti-gun groups, an energy paradox, Debates, Democrats Redistributing Democrat Data, Republican scheming, Budgets and spending, Immigration, and the latest in news, politics, and culture from GraniteGrok.com. New live shows begin Jan 9th, 2016 GrokTALK! is a Mobile-Ready Broadcast  

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