May 1

MarkMelin

Mark Melin

Mark Melin, author of High-Performance Managed Futures, on explosive new revelations from the MF Global’s paper trail, and his advice on how to profit amidst a debt-crisis.

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May 2

Katie Pavlich

Katie Pavlich

Katie Pavlich, news editor at Townhall.com & author of the just-released book Fast and Furious, on the Obama Administration’s bloodiest scandal.

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May 3

Richard Mourdock

Richard Mourdock

Richard Mourdock, treasurer of Indiana, on the last few days of his primary battle against Senate barnacle, Richard Lugar (R-Ind.).

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May 4

Jonah Goldberg

Jonah Goldberg

Jonah Goldberg, editor-at-large at National Review Online & resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, on his new book, The Tyranny of Cliches: How Liberals Cheat in the War of Ideas.

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Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 4-30-12 to 05-04-12

  • Monday – GDP growth of 2.2% is an indication we’re borrowing more money.
  • Tuesday – The greatest economic disasters happen in centrally planned economies.
  • Wednesday – If all the currencies are inflated, they’re all going to fall.
  • Thursday – We need a free market competition with the Postal Service.
  • Friday – The idea that a free market gives way to monopolies is a myth.
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May 7

Jacob Sullum

Jacob Sullum

Robert Wenzel

Robert Wenzel

Tom Woods guest hostingÖJacob Sullum, senior editor at Reason Magazine, on why the renewed push for harsher drug laws is full of smoke.

Robert Wenzel,, publisher of Economic Policy Journal, on why the New York Fed will probably not be inviting any Austrian economists to speak ever again.
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May 8

JosephSalerno

Joseph Salerno

Walter Block

Walter Block

Tom Woods guest hostingÖJoseph Salerno, economics professor at Pace University, on what to make from Europe’s latest self-inflicted agony.

Walter Block,, economics professor at Loyola University in New Orleans, on the hardest cases for libertarians (environmentalism, prostitution, and drugs).
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May 9

Sheila Bair

Sheila Bair

Ying Ma

Ying Ma

Tom Woods guest hostingÖSheila Bair, former chairman of the FDIC & senior adviser at Pew Charitable Trusts, on how the Fed is fueling a bond bubble, whether Dodd-Frank fixes anything at all, and her modest proposal to save America’s economy.

Ying Ma,, policy adviser at the Heartland Institute & author of Chinese Girl in the Ghetto, on the latest from the Chen Guangcheng saga, whether China’s actually manipulating its currency, and why China’s economy may not be the capitalist tiger the West thinks it is.
Sheila Bair
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May 10

Peter Klein

Peter Klein

Carol Paul

Carol Paul

Tom Woods guest hostingÖSheila Bair, former chairman of the FDIC & senior adviser at Pew Charitable Trusts, on how the Fed is fueling a bond bubble, whether Dodd-Frank fixes anything at all, and her modest proposal to save America’s economy.

Carol Paul,, the better half the last remaining non-Romney Republican presidential candidate, on scenes from the Paul household, life on the campaign trail, and a few new recipes.
Peter Klein
Carol Paul
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May 11

Robert Scott Bell

Robert Scott Bell

Arthur Brooks

Arthur Brooks

Tom Woods guest hostingÖRobert Scott Bell, host of the Robert Scott Bell Show, with the true story behind the obesity epidemic, vaccines, and autism.

Arthur Brooks, Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, on his new book, The Road to Freedom: How to Win the Fight for Free Enterprise.
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Arthur Brooks
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Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 05-07-12 to 05-11-12

  • Monday – Sorry Charlie Munger, gold has out performed Berkshire Hathaway.
  • Tuesday – Romney is echoing Krugman.
  • Wednesday – Teddy Roosevelt escalated the use of executive orders, and other abusive powers.
  • Thursday – Peter Schiff: Brazil has slowly embraced the free market and their economy is growing.
  • Friday – It’s the tax payers versus the tax suckers.
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May 14

Edwin Vieira

Edwin Vieira

Stewart Rhodes

Stewart Rhodes

Tom Woods guest hostingÖEdwin Vieira, author of Pieces of Eight : The Monetary Powers and Disabilities of the United States Constitution, on whether today’s U.S. dollar is constitutional.

Stewart Rhodes, founder of Oath Keepers, on the latest with Fast & Furious, CISPA, and how his organization aims to preserve liberty
Edwin Vieira
Stewart Rhodes
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May 15

Brian Doherty

Brian Doherty

Edward Conard

Edward Conard

Tom Woods guest hostingÖBrian Doherty, senior editor at Reason Magazine, on whether Ron Paul’s campaign is kaput, and his new book, Ron Paul’s rEVOLution: The Man and the Movement He Inspired.

Edward Conard, former partner at Bain Capital, on his new book, Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About the Economy Is Wrong.
Brian Doherty
Edward Conard
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May 16

Jason Jewell

Jason Jewell

Robert Murphy

Robert Murphy

Tom Woods guest hostingÖRobert Murphy, adjunct scholar at the Mises Institute & author of Lessons for the Young Economist, on Paul Krugman’s strange investment strategies, JP Morgan’s bad bet, and the latest debt ceiling showdown.

Jason Jewel, professor at Faulkner University, on how the EU has served Western Civilization, why men must read more fiction, and the top books every intellectual must read.
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Robert Murphy
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May 17

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Peter Schiff

MarkDuffy

Mark Duffy

Tom Woods guest hostingÖPeter Schiff, Peter Schiff, host of The Peter Schiff Show Show, on what exactly is happening in the gold market.

Mark Duffy, manager of the ice cream stand in Carlisle, Mass.’s Great Brook Farm State Park, on why armed environmental cops recently shut down his decades old operation.
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May 18

Rand Paul

Rand Paul

Peter-Jan Celis

Peter-Jan Celis

Tom Woods guest hostingÖSen. Rand Paul, junior senator from Kentucky, on what to expect from the debt ceiling showdown, why Republicans can’t even cut the Export-Import bank, and whether Washington will ever adopt a budget.

Peter-Jan Celis, alumnus of the Boston Consulting Group and founder of Judge.me, on how he aims to make litigation more effective, affordable, and efficient by removing the courtroom altogether.
Rand Paul
Peter-Jan Celis
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Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 05-14-12 to 05-18-12

  • Monday – Capitalism is private property and freedom of contract and exchange.
  • Tuesday – The Framers did not want a living Constitution, but one that doesn’t constantly change.
  • Wednesday – We don’t need inflation to keep up with population growth.
  • Thursday – Lifting the debt ceiling has led to our current economic problems.
  • Friday – Waiting to talk about debt will only make matters worse.
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May 21

Ying Ma

Ying Ma

Ying Ma, Ying Ma, policy adviser at the Heartland Institute & author of Chinese Girl in the Ghetto, on why China is an example of how not to organize an economy.

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May 22

David Evans

David Evans

David Evans, Perth-based mathematician, engineer & founder of GoldNerds — on why he converted from global warming alarmism to skepticism, and a few Australian gold companies worth keeping an eye on.

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May 23

Philip Klein

Philip Klein

Philip Klein, Philip Klein, senior editorial writer for the Washington Examiner, on his new book, Conservative Survival in the Romney Era.

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May 24

Terrence Ingram

Terrence Ingram

Terrence “Terry” Ingram, owner of Apple Creek Apiaries in Apple River, Ill. and lifelong beekeeper, with an attempted explanation of why the state government this winter stole his beehives and 15 years of research.

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May 25

Peter Schiff

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

Cliff’s Notes Recap Weekly Recap for 05-21-12 to 05-25-12

  • Monday – The media refuses to connect rising gas prices with inflation.
  • Tuesday -05-21-12 to 05-25-12\
  • Wednesday – The people who believe the economy is recovering are the people who believe that QE3 isn’t coming.
  • Thursday – The Federal Reserve placed QE3 in the center of the table.
  • Friday – Obama actually signed legislation that will create jobs.
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May 29

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

R. (“Bob”) Emmett Tyrrell Jr., founder and editor-in-chief of the American Spectator, on his new book, The Death of Liberalism.

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May 30

Dan Liljenquist

Dan Liljenquist

Dan Liljenquist— lawyer, businessman, and former Utah State senator — on his bid to scrape off another Republican Senate barnacle, Orrin Hatch.

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May 31

Rev. Robert Sirico

Rev. Robert Sirico

Rev. Robert Sirico, president of the Acton Institute, on his new book, Defending the Free Market: The Moral Case for a Free Economy.

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