August 2008

  • August 19 2008 show notes


    • Guest: Renee-Marie Stephano, Treasurer and Chief Operating Officer of the Medical Tourism Association.

    • Guest: Dan Gainor, Business & Media Institute. Why isn't anyone talking about nuclear power to resolve the energy crisis?

    • Guest: Mark Crispin Miller. Blowing the whistle on how the GOP has been stealing elections for years...the buck stops at the White House.

    • Guest: "Advertiser Success Story": Jacques Pugh, Progressive Tech.

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


  • August 18 2008 show notes


    • Politics 101

  • August 15 2008 show notes


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


  • August 14 2008 show notes


    • Guest: Kristan Hawkins, Students for Life. Does the new Planned Parenthood ad targeting teens about oral sex cross the line?

    • Guest: Les Bernal, Stop Predatory Gambling.org. Should gambling (of any kind) be legal?"

    • Social security is an insurance program rant.

    • Murderous right wing speech.

    • Guest: "Taking Our Country Back": Debbie Cook, Mayor of Huntington Beach. Running for Congress in California's 46th District against incumbent Republican Dana Rohrbacher.

    • Guest: Christy Harvey, Center for American Progress, MicCheckradio.org. "News Under the Radar".

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


  • On the Program - Aug 22 2008


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  • Transcript: Franklin D. Roosevelt's Fireside Chat of 26 May 1940, played 21 August 2008

    Thom played several clips from this chat today, in which FDR talks about how nobody should profit from World War II; nor should standards be lowered.
     

  • On the Program - Aug 21th 2008

    Quote: "Solong as we have enough people in this country willing to fight for theirrights, we'll be called a democracy." Roger Nash Baldwin

    Hour One - BenjaminDaywww.masscare.com Topic: Single payer health care and why it's working (or not)in Massachusetts

    Hour Two - John Podesta www.americanprogress.org Topic: his newbook "The Power of Progress"

    Guest: TakingOur Country Back" Bill Hedrick www.hedrickforcongress.comTopic: Running for Congress in CA's 44th District against 16 year Republicanincumbent Ken Calvert

    Hour Three -Tom Frankwww.tcfrank.com Topic: The Wrecking Crew: HowConservatives Rule

    Guest: ChristyHarveywww.americanprogress.org Topic: News Under the Radar

  • On the Program - Aug 20th 2008

    Quote: Democracy means not "I am as good asyou are" but "You are as good as I am." --Theodore Parker

    Hour One
    - Joseph Farah www.worldnetdaily.com Topic: Thom challenges Joseph Farah -What if they held a presidential election and no-one showed up? ( new book"None of the Above: Why 2008 is The Year to Cast the Ultimate ProtestVote")

    Hour Two - Terry Jeffrey www.cnsnews.com Topic: Thomand Terry debate the “Issues of the Day”

    Hour Three "Everything You Know is Wrong" T.E. Scott www.crazymanseconomics.comTopic: Crazy Man's Economic

  • On the Program - Aug 19th 2008

    Quote: The citizencan bring our political and governmental institutions back to life, make themresponsive and accountable, and keep them honest. No one else can. - JohnGardner

    Hour One - Renee-Marie Stephano www.MedicalTourismAssociation.com Topic: Thomand Renee debate - Medical tourism...see your surgeons and the sites overseas

    Hour Two - Dan Gainor www.businessandmedia.org: Why isn't anyone talking about nuclear power to resolve theenergy crisis?


    Hour Three - Mark Crispin Millerwww.markcrispinmiller.blogspot.com Topic: Blowing the whistle on how the GOPhas been stealing elections for years...the buck stops at the White House

    Guest "Advertiser SuccessStory" Jacques Pugh www.progressivetech.com Seattle AM1090 KPTK

    Thom's Travel & EventsComing Up…

    Democratic Convention Events – Thom will be on radio row

    Monday - August 25th 2pm–3pm SEACHANGE IDEAS FORUMPresents…Progressive/Conservative Debate
    Air America’s Thom Hartmann debates conservative political commentatorDennis Prager about the key issues facing the candidates in the 2008Presidential election.
    Thom Hartmann (Air America Host)
    Dennis Prager (Salem Radio Talk Show Host and Author)

    Monday – August 25th 3pm – 6pm AIRAMERICA MEDIA & PROGRESSIVE BOOK CLUB ARE PROUD TO HOST…The contest:Progressives vs. Conservatives
    Moderator: Thom Hartmann, Air America
    Paul Krugman, The Conscience of aLiberal
    Arianna Huffington, Right is Wrong
    John Podesta, The Power of Progress
    David Sirota, The Uprising
    Sponsored by Green Mountain CoffeeRoasters
    The Big Tent (Corner of 15th & Wynkoop Streets)

    Tuesday –August 26th 6pm - Denver, CO -Thom is giving a talk and signing books-Border's Books in Lone Tree Colorado in the Park Meadows Mall.
    8557 ParkMeadows Center Dr. Lone Tree, CO 80124 303.708.1735 (AM 760, Colorado'sProgressive Talk) www.am760.net

    Republican Convention Events – Thom willbe on radio row

    Monday - September 1 – SEIU’s Take Back Labor Day Festival -Harriet Island Minneapolis
    Hip Hop acts Atmosphere and Lupe Fiasco, actor/ musicianMos Def and British rocker Billy Bragg are joining the line-up at the ServiceEmployees International Union’s (SEIU) Take Back Labor Day Festival at the footof the Republican National Convention. Thefestival will run from noon to 7 p.m. on Sept. 1, Labor Day, at Harriet IslandRegional Park in the Mississippi River in downtown St. Paul. The festival will feature musiciansSteve Earle, Allison Moorer and Tom Morello, SEIU President Andy Stern andChange to Win Chair Anna Burger, and Air America radio host Thom Hartmann (timeTBA). Purchase tickets @ www.ticketmaster.com

    Tuesday - September 2 - AM950 The Voice of Minnesota- Invites You to TheParty for Change
    Join: Bill Press, Stephanie Miller, Jim Ward, ChrisLavoie, Ed Schultz, Thom Hartmann, and Jon Elliott, Book signings: ThomHartmann and Bill Press,5:30 pm doors open. Party till 9:30 pm, Where:Black Bear Crossing on the Lake, located in the Historic Como LakesidePavilion, 1360 North Lexington Parkway,St. Paul, Minnesota $10 purchase ticketsat door only. www.am950ktnf.com

  • August 13 2008 show notes


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