October 2008

  • On the Program - Oct 21th 2008

    Quote: It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes. - Andrew Jackson

    Hour One -Tara Ross www.taraross.com Topic: "Enlightened Democracy: The Case for the Electoral College"

    Guest: James "Jim" Hoffa www.teamsters.org Topic: The race to the bottom- he’ll be at the location of a former Mr.Coffee plant that shut down 10 years ago and moved to Mexico then after 3 years in Mexico and moved to China.

    Hour Two -"The Postman" www.ChooseForeclosure.com Topic: why walking away from foreclosure might be the best action "Choose Foreclosure: The Case For Walking Away"

    Hour Three -"Taking Our Country Back" Elwyn Tinklenberg www.tinklenberg08.com Topic: Running for Congress in Minnesota's 6th District against Republican incumbent Michelle Bachman

  • On the Program - Oct 20th 2008

    Quote: "Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong." - Thomas Jefferson

    Hour One - Congressman Bob Barr Libertarian Party Presidential Candidate www.bobbar2008.com
    Topic: Libertarian party platform...how is Bob different from John McCain?

    Hour Two - Carrie Lukas www.iwf.org Topic: Thom and Carrie debate if Joe the plumber will be better off with Obama or McCain

    Hour Three - Al Franken www.alfranken.com Topic: His senate campaign against republican incumbent Norm Coleman

  • The Thom Hartmann Program - Weekly Report

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    October 20-24 2008 Radio Guest Highlights for the Week


    Monday
    Guest: Bob Barr
    www.bobbarr2008.com Topic: Thom asks "why should republicans pick Bob instead of John McCain?"
    Guest: Carrie Lukas www.iwf.org Topic: Thom and Carrie spar over tax increases for joe and jane "the plumber"
    Guest: Al Franken www.alfranken.com Topic: "Taking Our Country Back"

    Tuesday
    Guest: Conservative attorney/author Tara Ross www.taraross.com Topic: "Is the electoral college obsolete?"
    Guest: "The Postman" www.ChooseForeclosure.com Topic: Thom talks to the Postman about why sometimes it's better to walk away from a foreclosure

    Wednesday
    Guest: Frank Gaffney www.centerforsecuritypolicy.com Topic: Character counts...how about the characters in John McCain's past?
    Terry Jeffrey www.cnsnews.com Topic: The issues of the day through the lens of both conservative and liberal
    Guest: "Everything you Know is Wrong" Holly Hughes www.frommers.com Topic: "500 Places to See Before They Disappear"

    Thursday
    Guest: Secretary of State Madeleine Albright www.harpercollins.com Topic: Thom talks to the former SOS about the election, America's standing abroad and what the next President has to do to help us heal from the past 8 years
    Guest: Christy Harvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

    Friday –
    "Brunch with Bernie" – Senator Bernie Sanders taking your calls

  • October 17 2008 show notes


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


  • October 16 2008 show notes


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


  • October 15 2008 show notes


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


  • October 14 2008 show notes


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


  • On the Program - Oct 16th 2008

    Hour One - Dr. Rick Scarborough www.visionamerica.us Topic: Thom is challenging Rick who is saying - The falling dow is the result of liberal fascism

    Hour Two - James Bamford Topic: His new book "The Shadow Factory: The Ultra Secret NSA From 9/11 to the Eavesdropping on America"

    Guest: Stefan Forbes www.BoogieManFilm.com Topic: Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story, is coming to 35 cities before the election.

    Hour Three - Mark Karlin www.buzzflash.com Topic: The Best of the Rest of the News

    Guest: Christy Harvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

    Events with Thom Hartmann Coming Up….

    October 17 @ 7:00 PM Thom is speaking & Booksigning - Democratic Headquarters -San Fernando Valley (DPSFV - www.dpsfv.com <http://www.dpsfv.com/> ) 14529 Archwood Van Nuys, CA 91405 (818) 995-DEMS

    October 19 – Debate - 2p-4p American Jewish University, Bel Air CA Gindi Auditorium Register 310-440-1246S with Allan Stolk Las Vegas, Bill Handel LA, Stephanie Miller national and Thom Hartmann national www.wcce.ajula.edu/Content/ContentUnit.asp?CID=154&u=7564&t=0 ($25 entrance fee)

  • On the Program - Oct 15th 2008

    Hour One - Mark Mitchell www.deepcapture.com Topic: What is naked short selling and should I avert my eyes?

    Hour Two - Terry Jeffrey www.cnsnews.com Topic: Is free market capitalism dead or simply dying? (Laissez faire)

    Hour Three - Naomi Klein www.naomiklein.org Topic: Is the financial crisis an intentional shock or simply an opportunity for the vultures?

    Guest: Larry Scott www.vawatchdog.org Topic: Vets issues

    Events with Thom Hartmann Coming Up….

    October 17 @ 7:00 PM Thom is speaking & Booksigning - Democratic Headquarters -San Fernando Valley (DPSFV - www.dpsfv.com 14529 Archwood Van Nuys, CA 91405 (818) 995-DEMS

    October 19 – Debate - 2p-4p American Jewish University, Bel Air CA Gindi Auditorium Register 310-440-1246S with Allan Stolk Las Vegas, Bill Handel LA, Stephanie Miller national and Thom Hartmann national www.wcce.ajula.edu/Content/ContentUnit.asp?CID=154&u=7564&t=0 ($25 entrance fee)

  • October 07 2008 show notes


    • Guest: Tim Dickinson, Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone Magazine.

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