WOKE CULTURE: HOW DID THIS HAPPEN? Tom talks to best-selling author, James Lindsay. Math PhD. who calls himself the "World's best Woke interpreter". Woke culture and cancel culture: what does this all mean?
Get a copy of James's book, written with Helen Pluckrose, Cynical Theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity―and Why This Harms Everybody
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DID A POPULAR LA RADIO PERSONALITY REFER TO BLACK BABIES AS "PORCH MONKEYS"? YES says former LA radio personality Joshua Escandon. Josh says he wants "to be a champion of civil rights" and he's talking. Was Josh blackballed from radio because of a "gay mafia"?
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WILL HE GO? What happens if the President loses to Joe Biden on Election Day, but then refuses to leave office on January 20, 2021? Tom talks to Professor Lawrence Douglas who tells us what could happen.
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IS THIS REALLY THE END FOR AMERICA? Sure, things are bad. But are they that bad? Find out as Tom talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Chris Hedges about his book, "America: The Farewell Tour".
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COFFEE WITH A BLACK GUY After all the upheaval of the last few weeks since the murder of George Floyd, isn't it time for a calm and rational conversation about race? Hear how Coffee With A Black Guy founder James Joyce is bringing his brand of dialogue right to your community, right when we need it most.
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WHO KILLED KROQ? Long one of the most popular Southern California radio stations and one of the most musically influential stations in the country, KROQ has now fallen off a cliff, having dropped to 29th place in the LA ratings. Shirley Halperin, Executive Editor of Music at Variety brings her music industry expertise to help Tom try to solve this radio mystery.
Here is Shirley Halperin's recent piece in Variety: It’s the End of the World Famous KROQ as We Know It
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THE GRIM REAPER RETURNS...WITH COVID-19 BODY BAGS! You may recall this episode's guest from his previous appearance...when he roamed Florida beaches dressed as The Grim Reaper. Attorney/activist Daniel Uhlfelder returns to the beach...with COVID-19 body bags! Find out what happened and why he's so determined!
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TOM INTERVIEWS LITTLE RICHARD We're all so sorry to hear the news of the death of the inimitable Little Richard. But did you know that Little Richard once sat down for two hours with Tom? Here is that interview compressed into one solid hour.
TOM SITS DOWN WITH THE GRIM REAPER When Tom saw The Grim Reaper, cudgel in hand, walking Florida beaches warning of the dangers of reopening the beaches too soon, he just had to find out more. Meet Daniel Uhlfelder, a Florida lawyer and campaigner for public beach access. His campaign has captured the imaginations of thousands of supporters and the ire of Florida's governor!
Call Daniel at (850) 534-0246.
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CORONAVIRUS: HERE COME THE SCAMMERS! Due to COVID-19, you're not driving very many miles right now. Should you have to be paying full price for your car insurance? Maybe you bought tickets to a cruise that was cancelled. Why won't the cruise companies give you a full refund? Los Angeles Times business reporter David Lazarus has these answers and more.
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