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VIDEO: Instability

VIDEO: Trump

On July 01, 2015
Monday 29 July 2015 / Hour 2, Block A:  David M Drucker, Washington Examiner Senior Congressional correspondent, & John Fund, National Review Online, in re:  Predictable tragedy of the republican Party – when Mr Trump speaks.

VIDEO: Income Inequality

On July 01, 2015
Tuesday  30 June 2015 / Hour 1, Block A:  James Pethokoukis, columnist & AEI, in re: . . .  Plenty of mainstream Dem economists are talking about major tax increases.   See AEI table of real income, by group, for the last six Administrations.  Top 1% captures 58% of total, bottom percentages capture [something negligible]. Taking more of a very small pie.   We have the best engine under the hood yet this is all we can do? No!  Problems unfixed for the past decade. 

VIDEO: The Roberts Court

On June 29, 2015
Thursday  25 June 2015 / Hour 1, Block A:Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal editorial board & host of OpinionJournal.com; in re:   careful discussion of King v Burwell ruling by SCOTUS.  James Freeman and Bobby Jindal: education and health-care sector.

VIDEO: More Cops

On June 26, 2015
Thursday  25 June 2015 / Hour 1, Block B:  Edward W Hayes, criminal defense attorney par excellence, in re: On Tuesday at 11:30 in the morning, a South Korean tourist who'd just finished a yoga class and was sitting on a bench in Bryant Park at the main library: a madman came up and hacked at her arm with machete!  This is the breakdown of the social order: fewer cops, more people do things like this. With a more aggressive police dept, there'd be three or four cops patrolling the park. So DeBlasio backs down and accepts an additional 1,300 cops.

VIDEO: Bubble Bloodbath

On June 25, 2015
Monday  22 June 2015  / Hour 1, Block C: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com, in re:  Neither of us has any money invested in the Shanghai or Shenzen stock markets.  However, the military does and must be worried as the crest was achieved and it then sank – 6.3 % down on Friday, alone on Shanghai Composite. Correction or bear mkt?

VIDEO: Waiting on the Supreme Court

On June 22, 2015
Thursday  18 June 2015  / Hour 1, Block C: Lara M Brown, George Washington University, in re:  Gun laws around the country; the mass tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina.  "This kind of mass violence doesn’t occur in other countries"—Pres Obama.  Second Amendment rights, wrong-headed inferences; Democrats and Republicans.   Pontsettias at Christmastime?