Rick Olson

We’ve Been ‘Brown-Listed’

by Steve MacDonald May 21, 2014
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Rick Olson gives a great example of what it means to be “Brown-Listed.” “Last night, I went to Concord to the Holiday Inn for the Gun Owners of New Hampshire monthly meeting to challenge Scott Brown on his Second Amendment Positions. Just to be clear, I was personally invited by GONH President Mitch Kopacz. Upon […]

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GrokTALK! Feb 15th, 2014 – SB244 – Denying You Your Right to Self Defense

by Steve MacDonald February 20, 2014
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Segment Two – It’s SB244, another bad anti-gun bill. This legislation gets you declared mentally unstable–to deny you your right to self defense, while making it as expensive and difficult as possible to get your name off the National Instant Criminal Background Check System Index, if you were added in “error.” Listen or Download Download […]

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Coming Up This Week on GrokTALK! for 2-15-2014

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2014
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And everyone is scheduled to be in-Studio this week!

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Gun Rights Across America – NH State Capital, 1/19/13 – Rick Olsen

by Skip January 21, 2014

Londonderry Fish & Game President, NH Wildlife Federation President, and GraniteGrok’s own Rick Olsen was the next speaker.  A prior Chief Warrant Officer in the US Marine Corps, he’s a straight ahead take-no-prisoners, you-know-where-I-stand (or soon will) type of guy.  Here, he talks about how our Freedom own and use our Private Property. He talks […]

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Pro-Second Amendment / Anti-Scott Brown rally – Rick Olson

by Skip December 20, 2013

Rick Olsen, to the readers here at GraniteGrok, is a writer here at the ‘Grok, was the MC for last  night and the first person I could grab for an interview.  However, he may be better known as a prior Marine, President of the Londonderry Fish and Game club, and President of the NH Wildlife […]

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Tune-In to GrokTALK! Tonight.

by Steve MacDonald June 5, 2013

Just a reminder…GrokTALK! is re-broadcast every Tuesday evening on AC Nation Radio  from 8-10pm. This week our guests are Rick Olson Jr., President of the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation and the current President of the Londonderry Fish & Game Club,  New Hampshire Republican House rep JR Hoell, along with Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers, Skip Murphy and […]

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GrokTALK! June 1st Segment Four – Skip, Rick, Mike, and Steve

by Steve MacDonald June 2, 2013

Steve, Rick, Mike and Skip fill in for Andrew Hemingway, who could not be with us, on…Andrew Hemingway, database projects, building a better GrokTALK!, the governments move to downsize your life, Detroit- the Democrat policy poster-child, and a few other topics as well… Listen Here Download this segment here You can get links to other […]

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GrokTALK! June 1st Guest Segment – Rick Olson

by Steve MacDonald June 2, 2013

Rick Olson Jr., President of the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation and the current President of the Londonderry Fish & Game Club,  joins us to talk about the fireworks row in Londonderry, thin skinned selectman, dealing with state and local agencies, and more. Listen Here Download this segment here You can get links to other segments […]

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GrokTALK! June 1st Guest Segment – JR Hoell

by Steve MacDonald June 2, 2013

JR Hoell, New Hampshire Republican House rep,  stops by to talk about education, Charter Schools, the New Hampshire budget, Unions, and how we need need to help people understand when government policy is hurting them and their children. Listen Here Download this segment here You can get links to other segments or listen to the […]

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GrokTALK! June 1st – First Segment – Skip, Susan, and Steve…

by Steve MacDonald June 2, 2013

Skip, Susan and Steve talk about the upcoming CNHT Picnic, the Obama Bus, Press scandals, SB11, Anti-globalists, Harrell Kirstein, Patrick Abrami, Granite State Futures and their listening sessions, Jerry Garcia, enabling legislation, and microphones that are not golden. Listen Here   Download this segment here You can get links to other segments or listen to […]

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May 4th GrokTALK! Segment Four – More From Skip, Steve, Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers and Rick Olson

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2013

Here’s segment Four of the May 4, 2013 Grok-a-Saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. In the Fourth segment Skip and Steve have been joined by GrokBloggers (Groksters) Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers, and Rick Olson. Some of the topics include, not being punished with a baby, Benghazi talking points, honoring the dead, Barrett Austin, the customs sequester, currency, […]

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May 4th GrokTALK! Segment Three – Skip, Steve, Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers and Rick Olson

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2013

Here’s segment Two of the May 4, 2013 Grok-a-Saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. In the Third segment Skip and Steve have been joined by GrokBloggers (Groksters) Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers, and Rick Olson. Some of the topics include, the Blue Lagoon, Iceland’s Geezers, Making America safe for 6th grade Sex, The Bible, de-nuclearization of families, Sex […]

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May 4th GrokTALK! Segment Two – Skip, Steve, Susan Olsen, and Mike Rogers…

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2013

Here’s segment Two of the May 4, 2013 Grok-a-Saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. In the second segment Skip and Steve have been joined by GrokBloggers (Groksters) Susan Olsen and Mike Rogers. Some of the topics include Stephen ‘Scared’ Shurtleff, HB135 and little old ladies, Bloomberg meets the Pizza Nazi, range practice, Armed and Fabulous 2013, trying […]

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This Week on GrokTALK! Grok-a-Palooza!

by Steve MacDonald May 4, 2013

It’s Grok-a-saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. This week the award winning bloggers at GraniteGrok are joined by….more bloggers from GraniteGrok. Rick Olson …is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, and a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University with a BA in Social Science. Rick subsequently attended Massachusetts School of Law in Andover MA and […]

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Support ‘Stand Your Ground’ In New Hampshire [Updated]

by Steve MacDonald March 17, 2013

[Updated] For those who are not interested in using the original petition site reported below (SignOn.org), I have created a separate petition on a different site.  I used the exact same language as the original.    New Hampshire Democrats have been doing their best to roll back, repeal, or undo anything and everything the last (Republican) legislature did.  The most recent […]

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Granite Grok’s Top Twenty Posts For 2012

by Steve MacDonald December 31, 2012

Hot Air does this every year, so I figured I’d give it a shot.  It is a compilation of the posts that got the most comments in 2012.  That’s right, this is comment based. And I can tell you, since I have a few posts on this list, that how well you write, or how […]

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The Flavor Of The Month

by Rick Olson July 25, 2012
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RightOnline Reloaded

by Steve MacDonald June 18, 2012

I’m still getting my bearings but here’s a picture of the New Hampshire contingent at RightOnline.  The State was well represented.

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RightOnline 2012

by Steve MacDonald May 23, 2012

Tim, Mike, Rick, and Steve (yes, me) will be heading out to RightOnline in Vegas in just a few weeks.  Here’s a little primer–clips from 2011. Note from Skip: I had been expecting to go as well but I was told by my boss that I should be going to San Diego for a series […]

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