Susan Olsen

GrokTV: Jane Cormier house event – Marilinda Garcia, Jim Adams, closing remarks

by Skip July 22, 2014

And the last post with the last videos from this past Sunday’s home event at the McManus’s residence.  Here we have: Marilinda Garcia (candidate for the NH GOP nomination for US Congress, CD-2) Jim Adams (candidate for the NH GOP nomination for NH Executive Council) Closing remarks (Jane Cormier, Susan Olsen)    Marilinda Garcia                                                     […]

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Workforce Housing – Bob Ward: “YOU HAVE YOUR FUTURES! YOU HAVE YOUR AGENDA 21s!!!”

by Skip May 19, 2014

That would be Bob Ward, the SanborntonTown Planner screaming those words at NH State Rep Jane Cormier when the Planning Board held an “information session” on May 1st on six amendments that wound themselves making more of the town open for workforce housing.  It was obvious that actually educating folks as to what was really below […]

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GrokTALK! May 10, 2014 – William Baer on Informed Consent, Plus- Free Speech, And the Race For US Senate

by Steve MacDonald May 10, 2014
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William Baer from Gilford, NH is our guest for 45 minutes as we discuss the issue of informed Consent. Billy was the parent arrested at a local NH School Board meeting while objecting to sexually explicit material used in a classroom without any notification to parents. Before that Candidate for US Senate Jim Rubens Joins […]

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GrokTV: 223 Day of Resistance rally – Intro ceremonies, opening remarks by Susan Olsen

by Skip February 25, 2014

This past Sunday, the ‘Grok was invited to cover the second annual 223 rally  (held on 2/23/2014) affirming the Second Amendment and our natural right to self-defense, and so we did.  I’ll be posting up the videos of each of the speakers as the evening goes on. Here are the introductory ceremonies with the invocation […]

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GrokTALK! February 1st, 2014 with Aaron Day, Bill O’Brien, Susan Olsen, and Michael Maharrey

by Steve MacDonald February 1, 2014
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Despite a few growing pains with the format scheduling change (we will now post the whole program and then 15 min segments for easier digestion), and the introduction of the Live Stream (if you missed it, we will be Live Streaming Weekly now, right here, from 9am to 11am), today’s show was fantastic with Susan […]

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Gun Rights Across America – NH State Capital, 1/19/13 – Shannon “Bear” Cothran

by Skip January 21, 2014

In this video, we finally get to meet the MC for the event – Susan Olsen who is the Second Amendment Sister’s Assistant to the Director of Legislative Affairs as well as being a Grokster of good standing!  Here, she is introducing Bear Cothran, a gentleman who, upon using his Second Amendment Right to defend […]

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The Pulse 107.7 FM – Susan Olsen and NH State Rep Jane Cormier

by Skip December 27, 2013

This Friday morning, Susan and Jane filled in for Brian “Bulldog” Tilton on his radio show.  Here are the two hours: 10 – 11am:  Download it here or listen 11 – 12am: Download it here or listen

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GrokTALK! 10-26-13 Guest John Hikel and Gus Breton

by Steve MacDonald October 31, 2013

In the final half-hour…John Hikel joins us along with Gus Breton to talk about Constitutional Redress, NHRedress.info, some history and examples of Redress, what happened to previous committee of Redress in New Hampshire, Petitions for ObamaCare and Common Core, and how to sign them online at NHRedress.info Listen to segment Four with John Hikel and […]

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GrokTALK! 10-26-13 Part II With Guest Rich Girard

by Steve MacDonald October 30, 2013
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In segment Three Skip, Mike, and Susan continue the conversation with Rich Girard; Healthcare premiums and deductibles go way up, In Manchester – who is going to pay the Obamacare Cadillac tax; what will towns do about wages and benefits for public employee ‘part-timers,’ and Rich wants a free market: supply them with stipends then […]

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GrokTALK! 10-26-13 Guest – Rich Girard

by Steve MacDonald October 30, 2013
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In segment Two Rich Girard, from Girard at Large, joins Skip, Mike and Susan to talk about Common Core, how Social media has killed call ins, Locals re-taking control, Unfunded Mandates – and in NH, what about Article 28-A? and the “Expert deference” syndrome by citizens and elected officials alike. Listen to segment Two, with […]

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GrokTALK! 10-26-13 Guest Susan Olsen

by Steve MacDonald October 29, 2013
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Susan Olsen joins Skip and Mike to talk about wood stoves, Healthcare, the NH Union Agreement for SEIU local 1984 (obligatory Orwell reference), welfare, GuideStar and the 990 for NH SEA, the Fundemental Transofrmation, US Marine frippy hats, and more. Listen to segment One with Skip, Mike, and Susan Download or listen to Segment One […]

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GrokTALK! October 26th, 2013

by Steve MacDonald October 26, 2013
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This week on GrokTALK! Skip and Mike welcome Grokster Susan Olsen (via phone) and  in-studio guests Rich Girard (of Girard at Large), NH House Rep John Hikel, and Gus Breton a petitioner for redress of Grievance after being jailed by the NH Court system. Some of the Topics, in no particular order…Wood stoves, Healthcare, the […]

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GrokTALK! June 1st, 2013

by Steve MacDonald June 3, 2013

This week on Grok Talk!… 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. JR Hoell, New Hampshire Republican House rep,  stops by to talk about […]

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Belknap County Conservative Republicans’ Family Fun Day – Speech by Susan Olsen

by Skip May 19, 2013

During the Belknap County Conservative Republicans’ Family Fun Day (at least, the time I was there), the Chair of the Blackwater Conservative Republican Committee (and fellow Grokster) Susan Olsen addressed the crowd on the topic and importance of the Second Amendment:    See more from Susan both here on the ‘Grok and at Protect the […]

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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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May 4th GrokTALK! Segment One – Skip, Steve, Susan…

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2013

Here’s segment one of the May 4, 2013 Grok-a-Saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. In the first segment Skip and Steve are joined by GrokBlogger (Grokster) Susan Olsen. Some of the topics include Plan B, Stella Tremblay, Erica Lafferty, Kermit Gosnell, Trolls wishing death upon you and your family, Donuts, grand-kids as petri dishes and more.  Segment […]

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May 4th GrokTALK! The Complete Podcast

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2013

It’s the Grok-a-Saurus, Grok-a-Topia, GrokTastic, Grok-a-Palooza. This week the award winning bloggers at GraniteGrok were joined by more Bloggers from GraniteGrok; Susan Olsen, Mike Rogers, and Rick Olson. What did we talk about? Muslims, Stella, Plan B-as part of a complete breakfast, Shertleff, The Flu, Anonymous hate-spewing left wing trolls, death threats, Mountain Dew, Gosnell, […]

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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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NH .223 Day of Resistance – Micro-Interview with Susan Olsen: Wrap – up

by Skip February 24, 2013

As the crowd drifted off, materials and gear packed away, and the snow coming down at a quickening pace, I corralled Susan Olsen to get a couple last questions in on how she felt the event went: Also, I caught up with the guy whose flag (the white “Come and Take Them”) has been featured […]

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NH .223 Day of Resistance – Opening Ceremonies

by Skip February 23, 2013

Today was the .223 Day of Resistance Rally day all over the nation – and NH was no exception.  GraniteGrok attended the rally held on the steps of the NH State House in Concord NH.  Even on a grey, dark day with intermiteant spitting snow (thankfully, the snow held off almost until the end of […]

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‘The Shotgun’ A Cautionary Tale Of Homeowners Without Rights

by Mike January 24, 2013

I grew up in the UK in the 50s and 60s, when the population had not been completely disarmed, when farmers could still see off intruders with a blast of birdshot, and when police constables did not need to be armed. Several decades of even stricter gun laws, ever increasing crime as the usual side […]

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GrokTV – Right to Life Rally: interview with Karen Testerman and Susan Olsen

by Skip January 21, 2013

This past Saturday was a two-fer for rallies that we attended.  The first one was a Right To Life Rally and March – a Pro-Life affirmation that even the unborn children deserve  have the Right to live a full and exemplary life even in the face of the 40th anniversary of Roe vs Wade.  After […]

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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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GraniteGrok Endorsement – NH House District 7: Susan Olsen

by Skip September 6, 2012

We now switch our attention to the NH House and our first endorsement is for Susan Olsen.  We met via Smart Girl Politics / NH – she started to link up and comment on posts from GraniteGrok.  Since then, we have come to know this smart, determined lady and utterly dedicated to the premise that […]

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Guess who else is joining Andy Sanborn in going “Beep Beep” as they campaign for the NH House?

by Skip July 29, 2012

Like I said before, I just giggled when I learned that big Andy Sanborn was going around his NH Senate District 9 on a wee scooter  in his bid for re-election to the NH senate (watch his explanation here).  Well, another candidate is now following in his footsteps burnt rubber (can a scooter actually lay […]

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Add another “Activist of the Year” to GraniteGrok’s roster of award winners.

by Skip July 29, 2012

Susan Olsen is one of our folks that works behind the scenes here at the ‘Grok and does not post all that often.  However, she is well known in the activisit community and has just had the Smart Girl Politics Activist of the Year bestowed upon her!  The rest of us are thrilled for her!  […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Susan Olsen,NH House Candidate (Merrimack-7) – Question 11 – Live Free or Die – too harsh? Do we follow it? Are some trying to get rid of it?

by Skip July 22, 2012

This was our final question for Susan and once again, we thank her for taking valuable time in talking with GraniteGrok!  Progressives want us to pay for what they Government to do for (or to) us.  How does that square with our legacy of individualism and the idea that we have a government and not […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Susan Olsen,NH House Candidate (Merrimack-7) – Question 10 – He who makes the Rules gets the Gold??

by Skip July 21, 2012

In the last question, Progressive Democrats truly believe that the proper role of Government is to save us from ourselves because we, as individuals, are incapable to take care of ourselves or operate in our own self-interest as life is too hard and too complicated.  Thus, since Progressives have decided that, to force you to […]

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