Thursday 26 August '10 show notes

Thursday 26 August '10 show notes

  • Guests:
    • Dan Gainor, Vice President & T. Boone Pickens Free Market Fellow at the Business and Media Institute.
    • Christopher Ryan, psychologist, based in Barcelona, Spain, co-author of "Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality".
    • Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR, 4th District).
    • Melissa Fox, Candidate for California State Assembly District 70.
  • Topics:
    • NBC's new Fall TV show "Outsourced"...funny or offensive?
    • Are humans naturally violent and monogamous?
    • Geeky Science Rocks!
    • What was Alan Simpson thinking when he compared Social Security to "a milk cow with 310 million tits?!"
    • "Taking Our Country Back". Running against Don Wagner.
  • Bumper Music:
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