August 2013

  • Tuesday 21 August '12 show notes

    • In for Thom today, Dr. Mike Newcomb, host of The Mike Newcomb Show
    • Republican War on Women
    • Adam Peck, Think Progress: Paul Ryan and Todd Akin Partnered On Radical ‘Personhood’ Bill Outlawing Abortion And Many Birth Control Pills
  • Monday 20 August '12 show notes

    • Attorney Mike Papantonio, host of "Ring of Fire Radio" in for Thom today
    • Nancy Cohen, Political commentator, historian and author-"Delirium: The Politics of Sex in America": GOP war on women..."legitimate rape", really?!
    • Ari Berman, Political Correspondent-The Nation Magazine / Author-"Herding Donkeys": Latest developments in the war on voting
    • Joshua Holland, AlterNet: Potential ethics violations of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan
    • Steve Rosenfeld, Alternet / Author-"Count My Vote": How the right wing is pandering to the fringe of their party
    • John Amato
  • Friday 17 August '12 show notes

    • In for Thom today, Dr. Mike Newcomb, host of The Mike Newcomb Show
    • Joshua Holland, Alternet: 7 Reasons Why Romney-Ryan's Desperate Attempts to Spin Medicare Won't Work
    • Anything goes!
  • Thursday 16 August '12 show notes

    • In for Thom today, Dr. Mike Newcomb, host of The Mike Newcomb Show
    • John Nichols, The Nation Magazine: All in the family...Ryan's ties to Bain Capital
    • Donald Goldmacher, Co-Director / Co-Producer-"HEIST": Who stole the American Dream and how
    • Cliff Schecter, National progressive PR strategist: Ohio's modern day Jim Crow laws...PA Voter ID
    • Ruben Gallego, Arizona State Representative (District 16): Deferred Enforcement
  • Wednesday 15 August '12 show notes

    • In for Thom today, Dr. Mike Newcomb, host of The Mike Newcomb Show
    • Governor Tom Vilsack, Former Governor of Iowa & Spokesperson for Obama 2012 campaign: Why is the GOP holding the farm bill hostage?
    • Ron Bailey, Reason magazine & Reason.com / Author-"Liberation Biology": Healthcare...private vs. public
  • Tuesday 14 August '12 show notes

    • Syndicated columnist & Democratic strategist Karl Frisch in for Thom today...
    • Stephanie Miller, Host-The Stephanie Miller Show: Campaign 2012 (& her upcoming show on Current)
    • John Nichols, The Nation Magazine: Paul Ryan's BIG problem with progressives
    • Brad Woodhouse, United States Democratic National Committee (DNC): Campaign 2012
    • Ian Millhiser, Attorney / ThinkProgress Justice: Six Republicans Who Think Voters Should Not Be Able To Choose Their Own Senators
    • Brian Silva, Marriage Equality USA: Marriage equality
  • Monday 13 August '12 show notes

    • Syndicated columnist & Democratic strategist Karl Frisch in for Thom today...
    • Ben LaBolt, Obama for America: Paul Ryan as veep choice
    • Graeme Zielinski, Democratic Party of Wisconsin: Ryan's taxes
    • Paul Ryan’s Youth Won’t Slow GOP’s Demo Death March
    • Shannyn Moore, Shannyn Moore Show: Palin won't speak at convention / pebble mine fiasco
    • Kyrsten Sinema, Candidate for Congress (D-AZ, 9th district): Gabby Giffords returns home / also Kyrsten's run for congress
    • Markos Moulitsas, Founder-Daily Kos / Author-"American Taliban": Paul Ryan...plus
  • Friday 10 August '12 show notes

    • Attorney Mike Papantonio, host of "Ring of Fire Radio" in for Thom
    • Cliff Schecter, National Progressive PR Strategist: News of the day
    • Gaius Publius, AmericaBlog: The "climate criminals" burning our planet to the ground
    • Craig Holman, Public Citizen: Money, politics and the campaign for President
    • Thomas Ferguson, The Roosevelt Institute: Municipal bankruptcies on the rise?
    • Robert Price, Attorney-Levin Law: Defective medical device disfiguring women
    • Danny Weil, Investigative Reporter-Truthout: Why the TX education system is heading back to
  • Thursday 9 August '12 show notes

    • Attorney Mike Papantonio, host of "Ring of Fire Radio" in for Thom this week
    • Cliff Schecter, National Progressive PR Strategist: News of the day
    • Tyson Slocumb, Public Citizen: How JP Morgan has been scamming consumers through their energy program
    • Mike Lofgren, former GOP Operative re his new book: "The Party is Over"
    • Bryce Covert, The Roosevelt Institute: GOP attack on unemployment benefits
    • Attorney Ned McWilliams, Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor: The dangers of the blockbuster drug Pradaxa
    • Attorney Roger Denton, S
  • Wednesday 8 August '12 show notes

    • Attorney Mike Papantonio, host of "Ring of Fire Radio" in for Thom this week
    • Cliff Schecter, National Progressive PR Strategist: News of the day
    • Dean Baker, Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR): The CEO plan to steal Social Security
    • Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet: Voter ID Laws
    • Adele Stan, Alternet: GOP gins up the hate machine
    • John Amato, Journalist / Creator-Crooks and Liars: Media & Mitt's tax returns
    • Ben Gordon, Attorney-Levin Law: Dangerous medical implants

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