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VIDEO: Cyberinsecurity

VIDEO: Trump on Trade

On May 11, 2016
Tuesday  10 May 2016   / Hour 1, Block B:  James Pethokoukis, columnist & AEI, in re:  For every one American who’s lost a job in the US, ten or twenty people have gained economically from global trade. Is Trump a mercantilist – a Nineteenth Century promoter of local production?  No, what he should talk about is not the phantom overseas jobs taken over but overseas robots is training Americans to do the jobs of the future,  Not “I’m bringing back steel and coal.” Not retrograde economic nostalgia.

VIDEO: Ben Rhodes

On May 10, 2016
Monday 9 May 2016 / Hour 1, Block C:  Claudia Rosett, FDD, Thaddeus McCotter,and Gordon G. Chang, Daily Beast & Forbes.com, in re: Ben Rhodes. Pres Obama’s spokesman, works for Natl Security Council, said, “Foreign policy is treated as a parlor game in which you give your opponents bad info, and it circulates in the echo chamber and comes back manicured (mangled).

VIDEO: Zika

On May 06, 2016
Thursday  5 May 2016 / Hour 1, Block A: Henry Miller, M.D.; Robert Wesson Fellow in Scientific Philosophy  & Public Policy; Hoover Institution; in re: there are possible remedies for Zika virus; there’s blood on the hands of the [slowpoke] regulators.  The mosquitos have a mutation such that they die unless grown in the presence of tetracycline; these live long enough to mate and pass this lethal mutation along to their progeny, who die.  The terrible news is that the FDA has an absolute rule requiring that any work done on an animal must be “safe and effective” for the

VIDEO: Party Turmoil

On May 05, 2016
Wednesday   4 May 2016 / Hour 1, Block A: Arthur Waldron, Lauder Professor of International Relations in the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania, in re:   In China, Capo No. 1 (Xi Jinping) seems to be trying to kill Capo No. 2 (Li Keqiang); which leaves No. 2 with little chance but try to kill No.

VIDEO: Indiana Blowout

On May 04, 2016
Tuesday  3 May 2016   / Hour 1, Block A:  Steve Moore, in re:   Cruz suspends his campaign; this speaks well of his character: he ran a tough campaign and has made the wise and gallant decision.  Trump has a lot of good ideas, needs to underline his economic policy and his national security policy.  Yes, Trump is not a favorite of women; in fact, many GOP women are intending simply not to vote. Need to clear that up.

VIDEO: Happy Birthday, National Parks

On April 29, 2016
Thursday  28 April 2016 / Hour 1, Block C: Terry Anderson, PERC (Bozeman, Montana) and Shawn Regan (PERC, Montana) via Bangor Daily News, in re:  Happy hundredth birthday, national parks! What’s wrong with the national parks is – everything.  “Deferred maintenance” is the polite term.