- Article: Just 53% Say Capitalism Better Than Socialism.
"Only 53% of American adults believe capitalism is better than socialism.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey found that 20% disagree and say socialism is better. Twenty-seven percent (27%) are not sure which is better.
- Privacy, which meant going to the privy in the founders' time.
- "They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." Benjamin Franklin.
- Article: Fujimori jailed for 25 years over role in killings.
- Quote: "There is nothing that war has ever achieved we could not better achieve without it.", Havelock Ellis.
- Guest: filmmaker David Bossie, president of Citizens United. His ”Hillary: The Movie” is before the US Supreme Court - is banning “Hillary: the Movie” the same as banning books? Is the case about the movie, or about the airing of ads about the movie during the campaign season? How much was spent on the ads compared to the cost of the movie? He did not stay for the whole segment.
- Peter B. Collins guest hosted for Thom who was flying back from Germany.
- Thom arrived in Stadtsteinach only 15 minutes before the show. He left the United States about 11 o'clock yesterday morning, flew to Chicago, flew to Amsterdam, flew to Frankfurt, took the rain to Würzburg, took the train to Lichtenfels, took the train to Bamberg and then there was a tree on the tracks so had to take another train, then a 20 minute drive.
- Thom was traveling to Germany, so Carl Wolfson and Christine Alexander, Thom’s co-hosts at KPOJ, filled in.
- Book: "The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld: A Prosecution by Book", Michael Ratner.
- Did “Starving the Beast” work so well that America and the Dollar are doomed? How much damage has been over the last 25 years? Tax history. The growth of national debt. Star wars spending. Misguided anti-"socialist", selfish, Ayn Rand views. Different definitions of freedom. China and Russia saying the dollar should no longer be the reserve currency of the world. The possibility of Weimar Republic-style hyper inflation.