May 2

John Papola

John Papola

Russ Roberts

Russ Roberts

Monday’s guest is Keynes vs. Hayek: the Ultimate Rap BattleJohn Papola, filmmaker & creative director of Emergent Order, on his massively popular video series

Russell Roberts, economics professor at George Mason University & host of the EconTalk podcast, on how he’s managed to make economics accessible through hip hop.
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May 3

Josh Barro

Josh Barro

Josh Barro, Manhattan Institute fellow offers politically realistic ways to rein in Medicare

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May 4

Dean Baker

Dean Baker

Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research & author of “False Profits: Recovering from the Bubble Economy,” on why capping federal spending at 20.6 percent of GDP (as proposed by some senators) will bankrupt our children.

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May 5

GaryJohnson

Gary Johnson

Stewart Rhodes

Stewart Rhodes

Gary Johnson, Republican 2012 presidential candidate & former governor of New Mexico, on the Fox News/South Carolina GOP Republican presidential debate.
Stewart Rhodes, founder of Oathkeepers, on how his organization intends to elevate the Constitution back to its intended statute.
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May 6

Peter Schiff

Free Form Friday, guided by the best callers in talk radio!

Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 5-2-11 to 5-06-11

  • Monday Meet the creators of the surprisingly popular Keynes v. Hayek viral rap video, filmmaker John Papola & economist Russ Roberts
  • Keynes argues war creates prosperity, which is like saying gas extinguishes fires
  • Tuesday – he Manhattan Institute’s Josh Barro explains what the government isn’t telling us about the debt ceiling
  • Even Warren Buffett says the U.S. dollar can’t be trusted due to excess government
  • Wednesday – Barney Frank’s unemployment solution? Print more money!
  • Thursday – Thanks to a group called Oathkeepers, policemen, troops, and other law enforcement personnel are bravely refusing to enforce unconstitutional laws
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May 9

Nicole Gelinas

Nicole Gelinas

Nicole Gelinas, the Manhattan Institute’s Searle Freedom Trust fellow & the author of “After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street — and Washington,” on unemployment, how to restore America’s infrastructure, and the latest on the reconstruction at Ground Zero.

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May 10

Susan Witt

Susan Witt

Susan Witt, education director at the New Economics Institute (formerly the E. F. Schumacher Society), on the BerkShares Local Currency Program.

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May 11

Dale Kunkel

Dale Kunkel

Dale Kunkel, communications professor at the University of Arizona, on why the feds need to start restricting food advertising to children.

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May 12

James Lankford

James Lankford

Rep. James Lankford (R-Okla.), freshman congressman & budget committee member, on Oklahoma’s ability to help alleviate high energy prices, and the latest in the budget battle.

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May 13

Peter Schiff

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Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 5-9-11 to 5-13-11

  • Monday The Manhattan Institute’s Nicole Gelinas warns against trying to cushion an economic collapse
  • Tuesday – What happens when the Fed tries selling funds it overpaid for? Peter explains
  • Unintended Consequences Watch: the First Time Home Buyers Tax Credit costs home buyers more than it saves
  • Thursday -Rep. James Lankford (R-Okla.) debunks the idea oil and gas companies are subsidized
  • Friday If this whole presidency thing doesn’t work out, Obama should try his hand as a fortune teller, because he claims to be able to see 30 years into the future
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May 16

Scott Cleland

Scott Cleland

Scott Cleland, the world’s leading Google critic, on his new book, “Search & Destroy: Why You Can’t Trust Google Inc.”

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May 17

Chris Martenson

Chris Martenson

Chris Martenson, Duke University trained biochemist & publisher of “The Crash Course” video series, on why the end of QE2 could be the spark the ignites a larger economic implosion.

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May 18

Patrick Byrne

Patrick Byrne

Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock.com, on how he’s navigating his company through an increasingly perilous economic climate.

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May 19

Nicole Foss

Nicole Foss

Nicole Foss,co-editor of The Automatic Earth & director of Agri-Energy Producers’ Association of Ontario, on why massive deflation and resource wars are right around the corner.

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May 20

Peter Schiff

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Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 5-16-11 to 5-20-11

  • Monday Google critic Scott Cleland reveals the government can use Google to destroy liberty.
  • Peter gives advice to prospective college students.
  • Tuesday What happens when the Fed tries selling funds it overpaid for? Peter explain
  • The “Crash Course” video series publisher Chris Martenson warns the end of QE2 may be the spark the collapses the economy
  • Wednesday Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne reports on his how company’s handling today’s economic headwinds
  • Thursday Liberalism 101: Higher gas taxes = lower gas prices. So teaches professor/congressman Steve Israel (D-N.Y.)
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May 23

Andrew Breitbart

Andrew Breitbart

Andrew Breitbart, publisher of BigGovernment.com and other news websites, on his new book, “Righteous Indignation: Excuse Me While I Save the World.”

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May 24

Dave Walker

Dave Walker

George Hemminger

George Hemminger

Dave Walker, former U.S. Comptroller General and founder & CEO of the Comeback America Initiative, on why Washington needs to raise the debt limit just once more, and his latest book, “Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility.”
George Hemminger, (aka George4Title), co-founder of the National Inflation Association & founder of Survive & Thrive TV, with exclusive new information on how the NIA is destroying Americans’ lives.
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May 25

SteveKeen

Steve Keen

Steve Keen, An economics professor at the University of Western Sydney & publisher of DebtDeflation.com explains why debt-driven deflation is the greatest economic threat today.

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May 26

Carla Gericke

Carla Gericke

Carla Gericke, president of the Free State Project, with a preview of the 2011 Porcupine Freedom Festival and how the FSP is progressing in its bid to secure liberty in New Hampshire.

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May 27

Peter Schiff

Free Form Friday, guided by the best callers in talk radio!

Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 5-23-11 to 5-27-11

  • Monday Peter explains to a caller that Congress never intends to spend responsibly, debt ceiling or not
  • Tuesday Tackle the debt by tacking on more? Peter challenges former U.S. Comptroller General Dave Walker for supporting a raising the roof on debt
  • The “Crash Course” video series publisher Chris Martenson warns the end of QE2 may be the spark the collapses the economy
  • Wednesday Lawrence O’Donnell is no whiz at analogies
  • Thursday Peter tells people where to stash money once they’ve lost trust in the dollar
  • Thursday The media attempts reporting on Japan’s economy, fails
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May 31

Roger Martin

Roger Martin

Roger Martin, The dean of the Rotman School of Management and author of “Fixing the Game: Bubbles, Crashes, and What Capitalism Can Learn from the NFL.”

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