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VIDEO: Aggression

VIDEO: Obama Rejected

On May 27, 2015
Tuesday  26 May 2015  / Hour 1, Block D: James Taranto, Wall Street Journal, in re:  Fifth Circuit  Court of Appeals (New Orleans) denied lifting the stay of the Obama immigration policy, which won’t take effect before the 2016 election. Decided purely on procedural grounds, will wok its way though courts.

VIDEO: Republicans Rising

On May 22, 2015
Thursday  21 May 2015  / Hour 1, Block A: Sean Trende, realclearpolitics, in re: GOP has been on the upswing for years, is stronger than it's been since the 1920s.  over elected at the peak of the GOP before a deep fall.  GOP could win the presidency in '16, go into a depression, and then all out of favor for years.   We decided to look at various branches of govt and put them together in a single metric.  Demographics.  [Much polling and analytical discussion.] Latino, females, Millennials.  . .

VIDEO: Confrontation

On May 21, 2015
Wednesday   20 May 2015  / Hour 2, Block A: Stephen Yates, chairman of the Idaho Republican Party, CEO of D.C. International Advisory, and former advisor to Vice President Dick Cheney, in re:  Downward trend of Chinese economy, co-termminuos with Chinese aggresson against its neighbors.  CNN reports: a US surveillance aircraft at 15,000 ft or above, looking at areas where China has dumped staggering amounts of sand and earth in order to "create" islands that China can claim in order to have oil and gas rights.  The drone heard a Chinese voice in English:

VIDEO: 'Poison Pill'

On May 20, 2015
Tuesday 19 May 2015  / Hour 1, Block D: Larry Kudlow, in re: White House has threatened to veto a crucial trade bill; the bi-partisan measure "a poison pill,"  said Jack Lew.  Sabotage aimed at China; but the yuan has gone up 40% in the last several years.  If you tax something less, then you'll get more of it, including world trade.  Tariffs are taxes. If you lower tariffs, it's good for consumers and business. It's nuts to insulate ourselves in this protectionist corner.

VIDEO: Staring Contest

On May 19, 2015
Tuesday 19 May 2015  / Hour 1, Block D: Larry Kudlow, in re: White House has threatened to veto a crucial trade bill; the bi-partisan measure "a poison pill,"  said Jack Lew.  Sabotage aimed at China; but the yuan has gone up 40% in the last several years.  If you tax something less, then you'll get more of it, including world trade.  Tariffs are taxes. If you lower tariffs, it's good for consumers and business. It's nuts to insulate ourselves in this protectionist corner.

VIDEO: Hammer Attacks

On May 18, 2015
Thursday  14 May 2015  / Hour 1, Block B:  Edward W Hayes, criminal defense attorney par excellence, in re: Bizarre New York story – a schizophrenic takes a hammer and whacks innocent strangers with the claw –at Eighth Avenue and 38 St, he attacks a female cop three times on the back of her neck. Her partner pulls his gun, fires four shots in three seconds hitting the madman in his head and torso, saving the woman cop’s life.  Meanwhile, Mayor de Blasio was travelling in California and elsewhere to speak of his policy endeavors.