Program

Obama: Speaking Loudly and Carrying a Small Stick 8-8-14

Bill Bennett and combat vet Bing West on the assassination of U.S. General Greene in Iraq. Dennis Prager on the potential Kurdistan target from ISIS. Mark Larson and Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.—Ron Dermer. Israel PM Netanyahu’s defends his country’s strategy and tactics. Michael Medved on the CNN/Wolf Blitzer confrontation with Hamas Spokesman and “Blood Libel” believer, Osama Hamdan. Hugh Hewitt with Arizona gubernatorial candidate, Doug Ducey. Edward Lucas discusses his latest book, “The New Cold War” with Medved. Bill Bennett and David Gelernter on America’s lack of resolve.

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Israel vs. Hamas…and the Media, and Hollywood, and Europe, and… 8-1-14

Dennis Prager comments on Israel’s U.S. ambassador’s (Ron Dermer) take-down of CNN’s Israel/Hamas reporting while being interviewed on their network. Dermer made an appearance on Michael Medved’s show to discuss. Prager on John Kerry’s moral equivalency approach to the Israel/Hamas fight. Mike Gallagher and Newt Gingrich on the FAA cutting off U.S. flights to Israel. Sarah Palin called-in to Michael Medved’s show to disagree with his stance on immigration. Bill Bennett and Gordon Chang on Putin’s quest for more territory under the cover of the Middle East battles. Prager debunks the “crime is the result of poverty” myth.

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Hamas: A Baby in One Arm, A Kalashnikov In The Other 7-25-14

Michael Medved’s brother Jonathan, has lived in Israel for over 30 years, and his sons have now been called up. Elliott Abrams, a U.S. foreign policy expert who served under both Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush on Israel. Jamie Weinstein with Noah Pollack who is the executive director of the Emergency Committee for Israel. Bill Bennett turned to healthcare expert James Capretta to sort through the DC Court ruling on O’care. Dennis Prager, upon hearing the President’s response to the ruling, was understandably agitated. Leon de Winter with Prager on Malaysian Flight 17. Hewitt with Daniel Halpern of the Weekly Standard has a new book out: Clinton Inc.: The Audacious Rebuilding of a Political Machine. Prager on the President’s latest speech on the heels of the Hobby Lobby decision.

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Israel Uses Rockets To Protect People, Hamas Uses People To Protect Their Rockets 7-18-14

Mike Gallagher turned to Meir [mayor] Weingarten, President of Ariel Tours to discuss events in Israel. Hugh Hewitt spoke with Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S., Ron Dermer. Dennis Prager on the disturbing worldview of Hamas. Bill Bennett gained a perspective from Mark Kirkorian, Executive Director of the Center for Immigration Studies. Dennis Prager interacted with an opinion piece from Charles Krauthammer’s that simplifies the whole border matter. Michael Medved on Obama’s foreign affairs record. Bill Bennett turned Mark Mills, an energy expert and Sr. Fellow with the Manhattan Institute to discuss the U.S. passing Saudi Arabia in fossil fuels. Medved and Marco Rubio on the Senate’s proposal to repeal the legislation that was the legal basis for the SCOTUS Hobby Lobby decision.

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Would Burger King Make A Wrapper Celebrating Husbands and Wives? 7-11-14

Michael Medved spoke with Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. Tom Cotton with Hugh Hewitt on Obama’s national security. Historian and all-around ridiculously smart guy Sam Tanenhaus with Hewitt on the production and distribution of conservative ideas. Medved on Obama’s presidential ranking among presidents since WWII. Dennis Prager on Burger King’s pro-homosexual Whopper wrapper. Mike Gallagher talks with Ann Coulter about her recent controversial World Cup soccer columns. Prager says that attempts to remove “Redskins” from the NFL team is a leftist problem, not an American one.

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SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Ruling: Broad or Narrow? 7-4-14

Hugh Hewitt and John Eastman on the SCOTUS Hobby Lobby decision. On Hobby Lobby: Hewitt with David Cortman, senior counsel and vice-president of religious liberty with Alliance Defending Freedom. Michael Medved spoke with Jonathan Medved, brother of Michael and resident of Israel. Hewitt with Israeli ambassador Ron Dermer. Medved on Hobby Lobby reaction from the Left. SCOTUS says public sector unions can’t collect fees from home health care workers who object to being affiliated with a union–Bill Bennett and Terry Pell, president of the Center for Individual Rights discuss. Medved on the latest ridiculous notion from the Left: baby gender assignment is “brutality.”

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Issa & Gowdey Skewer the IRS Chief 6-27-14

Michael Medved plays clips from Rep. Gowdey’s skewering of the IRS Chief. Bill Bennett talks with John Eastman, whose organization was unlawfully treated by the IRS. Elliot Abrams tells Dennis Prager that Barack Obama broke the Middle East. Vice President Dick Cheney is on the Hugh Hewitt Show. John Fund explains how Attorney General Eric Holder is Obama’s “enforcer.” Mike Gallagher takes note of a courageous Medal of Honor recipient.

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