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July 11 2008 show notes


  • "Brunch with Bernie" with Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont.

  • Guest: Jon B. Eisenberg, part of a legal team that is suing George Bush et al on behalf of the Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation for warrantless surveillance.

  • Guest: Congressman Dennis Kucinich, who entered another article of impeachment against Bush yesterday.

  • 'Anything Goes' Friday.

Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


July 10 2008 show notes


  • Guest: Caroline Fredrickson, Director of the Washington Legislative Office, ACLU. FISA. The ACLU is suing.

  • Supporting Barack Obama.

  • Guest: Tom Hayden. Former state senator in California and obviously longtime activist, one of the founders of SDS, author of , "Voices of the Chicago Eight" and "Writings for a Democratic Society". The Movement versus the Machiavellians.

  • Impeachment, Pardons.

  • Upcoming Event: July 18th - Grand Rapids, MI. Show live from WTKG, then book signing & dinner buffet.

Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


On the Program - July 17th & 18th 2008

Quote: A conservative is a man who sits and thinks, mostly sits - WoodrowWilson (1856 - 1924)

Thursday

Hour One -Is it in our nature to be thieves?

Hour Two -Dr. John Lott www.johnrlott.blogspot.comTopic: defending big oil "NoProfits, No Oil"

"TakingOur Country Back" Don Barber www.donbarberforsenate.com

Hour Three - Jane Mayer www.newyorker.comTopic: DARK SIDE: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a Waron American Ideals

Guest: ChristyHarvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

Anything Goes Friday!Senator Bernie Sanders will be heretaking your calls.

July 18th - GrandRapids, MI - Thom broadcasts from affiliate WTKG...then 6:30-7:30pm, booksigning & dinner buffetcourtesy of Lanning's Catering at the UAW Regional Offices at East BeltlineAvenue NE @ Leonard Street NE in Grand Rapids (3300 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids,MI 49525-3363, ph: 616/949-4100)

On the Program - July 16 2008

Hour One - Dr. Ravi Batra www.ravibatra.com Topic: What is going on in the economy...bank failures, stock market, etc...

Hour Two - Continuing the conservative dismantling of the economy...airline failures on the horizon, etc...

Hour Three - David Sirota www.davidsirota.com Topic: The Growing Power of the Fair Trade Uprising

Guest: Larry Scott www.vawatchdog.org Topic: Veteran's issues

Thom's Travel & Events Coming Up…

July 18th - Grand Rapids, MI - Thom broadcasts from affiliate WTKG...then 6:30-7:30pm, booksigning & dinner buffet courtesy of Lanning's Catering at the UAW Regional Offices at East Beltline Avenue NE @ Leonard Street NE in Grand Rapids (3300 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-3363, ph: 616/949-4100)

August 2 & 3 - Madison, WI - Thom is speaking Saturday - NonStop Radio Symposium, Exhibition Hall, Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way www.nonstopradio.com <http://www.nonstopradio.com>

August 16 - Seattle, WA - KPTK 1090 AM - Looking Forward/Moving Forward/What Now - Roundtable Forum 6:30pm - 7:30pm Seattle Center Exhibition Hall

On the Program - July 16 2008

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July 09 2008 show notes


Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


What Now?!!

In the interest of fairness, WHAT NOW TOONS will now present the next issue ( we'd like to see ) of the New Yorker, this
time with the republican candidate for president this time, presented in the same light the New yorker portrayed Obama.
Here's their toon, then mine...

Keith Tucker - What Now?

On the Program - July 15 2008

Hour One - Roger Shuler www.legalschnauzer.blogspot.com Topic: He was fired from his job at the University of Alabama for blogging about his support for Gov. Siegelman

Hour Two - Dan Gainor www.businessandmedia.org Topic: Is economic recession/ depression real or media manufactured?

Hour Three - Naomi Klein www.naomiklein.org author of The Shock Doctrine Topic: Naomi has joined the ACLU lawsuit claiming the new FISA bill prevents her from doing her work.

Thom's Travel & Events Coming Up…

July 18th - Grand Rapids, MI - Thom broadcasts from affiliate WTKG...then 6:30-7:30pm, booksigning & dinner buffet courtesy of Lanning's Catering at the UAW Regional Offices at East Beltline Avenue NE @ Leonard Street NE in Grand Rapids (3300 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-3363, ph: 616/949-4100)

August 2 & 3 - Madison, WI - Thom is speaking Saturday - NonStop Radio Symposium, Exhibition Hall, Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way www.nonstopradio.com

August 16 - Seattle, WA - KPTK 1090 AM - Looking Forward/Moving Forward/What Now - Roundtable Forum 6:30pm - 7:30pm Seattle Center Exhibition Hall

on the Program

On the Program - July 14 2008

Hour One - How Phil Gramm and John McCain destroyed our economy

July 08 2008 show notes


Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


On the Program - July 11 2008

Anything Goes! Friday

"Brunch with Bernie" Senator Bernie Sanders www.sanders.senate.gov taking your calls

Jon B. Eisenberg www.eandhlaw.com Topic: FISA - Jon's current case against the Bush Administration for the illegal warrantless wiretapping of Al - Haramain

Event Coming up - Thom is visiting Grand Rapids, MI on July 18th. Come meet Thom from 630p-730p for a booksigning and dinner courtesy of Lannings Catering at the UAW Regional Offices.

On the Program - July 10 2008

Hour One - Bishop Harry Jackson www.thetruthinblackandwhite.com Topic: Dilemma for black conservative voters...vote with their race or their faith?

Hour Two - Tom Hayden www.tomhayden.com Topic: election, politics, progressive issues and his books

Hour Three - Christy Harvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

July 18th - Grand Rapids, MI - Thom broadcasts from affiliate WTKG...then 6:30-7:30pm, booksigning & dinner buffet courtesy of Lanning's Catering at the UAW Regional Offices

July 07 2008 show notes


  • How badly will the conservatives destroy America before Obama becomes President?

  • Guest: Allison Kasic, Independent Women's Forum. Does overturning DC's gun ban "empower women?"

  • Guest: Barry Siegel. Author, "Claim of Privilege".

Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


On the Program - July 9th 2008

Hour One - Jonah Goldberg www.jonahgoldberg.net Topic: Thom is challenging Jonah who is saying Obama's National Service plan is Slavery.

Hour Two - Howard Ruff www.rufftimes.com Topic: "How to Prosper During the Coming Bad Years In The 21st Century"

Hour Three - "Everything You Know is Wrong" Stephen Cass www.discovermagazine.com  Topic: Surprise: NYC Air amy be healthier than you think.

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