Wednesday, May 28, 2008

400-408Jay Richards, with the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty (, who holds a duel Ph.D. in philosophy and theology from Princeton, is the author of The Untamed God, The Privileged Planet, and the forthcoming The Christian Case for Capitalism, and was the executive producer of the documentary The Call of the Entrepreneur (Acton Media, 2007).  Acton's next documentary, The Birth of Freedom will premier in Washington, D.C., on June 19, 2008.  We touch on the temptation to place a "windfall profits tax" on Big Oil, the nexus of global warming alarmism and the push from both parties to institute a cap-and-trade program, as well as universal health care, same-sex marriage, and the threat of radical Islam.
• Vaclav Klaus, Blue Planet in Green Shackles.  The Czech President is an economist who's written Blue Planet in Green Shackles -- What is Endangered: Climate or Freedom? 
413-423Jay Richards.
• John Stossel, Windfall-Profit Nonsense.  Oil industries' earnings averaged just 8.3% last year, while beverage and tobacco had returns over 19%.
428-437Jay Richards.  On same sex marriage, radical Islam, and the opportunity of the church.
443-452Jack Hibbs, senior pastor of Calvary Chapel of the Chino Hills (, on getting the vote out in support of the Protect Marriage Amendment.  Jack was very involved in gathering enough signatures to put the amendment on the November ballot.
458-508Father Frank Pavone is responsible for coordinating and implementing the Vatican's global pro-life strategy, and does so as the national director of Priests for Life (, the president of the National Pro-Life Religious Council, and he serves on Dr. James Dobson's Focus on the Family Institute.  He's overseeing a new campaign entitled Is This What You Mean?, which includes three YouTube videos of abortion procedures at the website.  They're also partnering with The Silent No More Awareness Campaign ( to help Christian women find healing in the aftermath of abortion.
512-523(1:07) McCain points out that Obama will meet with the president of Iran but he won't meet with Petraeus.
(2:49) McCain was heckled at a Townhall speech in Denver yesterday by anti-war protesters.
Ben Shapiro, nationally-syndicated columnist (, and author of Project President: Bad Hair and Botox on the Road to the White House, on his latest piece at Townhall that questions Obama's understanding of our military and of our national security needs.
November 2008 Senate Overview – R: 11 of 23 seats vulnerable.  D: 1 of 12 seats vulnerable.
528-539Ben Shapiro
544-554 – • AP, Poll shows growing California support for gay marriage.  A pdf of the actual Field Poll is here.
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558-608 – • Fox News, Florida Teacher Allegedly Lets Kindergarteners Kick Autistic Boy Out of Class in 'Survivor'-Like Vote.  The child suffers from Asperger's Syndrome and the class "voted him off the island" by a vote of 14-2.  Have you had an experience with Asperger's?
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(2:06) John McCain speaking to a crowd in Reno Nevada today talks about the importance of keeping the security of our nation a top priority.
(2:22) McCain mentions that Obama won't go with him to Iraq to meet with General Petraeus.