Today's Topics: We talk to Political Strategist Pat Griffin on how he was told to his face on CNN by Angela Rye that "the greatest terrorist group in this country are white men". Then Dr. Jill Biden was up in NH advocating for her husband & much like her husband words seemed to fail her...A list comes out of the friendliest states in America from most to least and Massachusetts is in the bottom 5...are we surprised? Andrew Yang is ... Read more
Democratic candidate for President, Andrew Yang is an advocate for getting rid of the penny. Does he have a good point? Should we do away with this coin of ours that seems to take up a lot of space in our wallets? We discuss.
Boston City Councilor At-Large Annissa Essaibi George talks to VB about safe injection sites coming to Boston. Her experience visiting Vancouver was very different than Mayor Marty Walsh's comments about being impressed by Canada's safe injection sites. She found the situation in Vancouver to be troubling. She addresses her concerns and thoughts on "safe injection sites".
A list has been released on the 50 states in order of most friendly to least friendly. Where does Massachusetts rank on the list? It's the 47th friendliest state in the country...are you surprised? We discuss the results and what the friendliest states are and has that been your experience?
Dr. Jill Biden, Joe Biden's wife was out advocating for her husband up in Manchester, NH when she made some foolish comments about how everyone should vote for her husband even though he might not be the best on say healthcare. People need to "swallow hard" and vote for who can win because he, Biden is winning in the polls. We discuss these foolish comments!
Political Strategist Pat Griffin was on CNN with Chris Cuomo and Angela Rye debating the barring of Rep. Omar and Tlaib by Israel when he used the word "hijacked" and Rye flipped out on him. She said directly to him that "the greatest terrorist group in this country are white men". He joins VB to discuss this incident and being labeled a "terrorist".
Today's Topics: Elizabeth Warren is in Sioux City, Iowa for a two day Native American forum to talk about her Native American policy. Bill O'Reilly talks to VB about him joining WRKO come September. Joe Kennedy may be running for Senate against Ed Markey. Then Bernie Sanders unveils his prison reform plan and wants to do away with the death penalty and solitary confinement. We discuss it all!
Bernie Sanders has revealed his proposed prison reform plan. This includes doing away with the death penalty as well as solitary confinement. Good or bad idea by Sanders here? Would you rather be in general population or solitary? We discuss this plan.
There is speculation that Joe Kennedy III is coming up on wanting to run for Senate now that he is old enough. This would mean Ed Markey is done, or at least that's what poll results are saying. We discuss.
Elizabeth Warren visits Sioux City, Iowa for a two day Native American forum to talk about her proposed Native American Policy. If you were Native American would you be all about voting for her or are you disgusted with her for claiming Native American heritage? We discuss.
Bill O'Reilly chats with VB about joining WRKO in September! Hear the news here!
Kelli O'Hara fills in for VB and covers last night's Trump rally in Manchester, NH along with Elizabeth Warren's new policy plan for Native Americans. Hear the full show here!
Kelli O'Hara fills in for VB and talks to Scott Whitley of Wicked Bites about restaurants in Portsmouth, NH. The area is booming up there with great restaurant options and Scott shares with us the places to check out!
Today's Topics: A guard at the Wyatt Detention Center in RI is under fire for trying to get through the employee entrance with his pickup truck as protesters were linking arms and blocking the entryway. He moved his car towards them slowly so they could get out of the way and reports are saying he slammed into them...then Prime Minister Netanyahu has denied entry to Israel for Representatives Omar & Tlaib; was this a good decision ... Read more
The Prime Minister of Israel denies entry into Israel for Representatives Omar & Tlaib. POTUS Trump applauds Netanyahu's decision while other Democrats and politicians alike criticize this decision by Israel. We discuss if it was the right decision to deny entry to these two women.
We talk to two of the actors in the hit musical "Jersey Boys" that is playing at the North Shore Music Theatre! Jonathan Mousset (Frankie) & Luke Hamilton (Bob Gaudio) speak to VB about what the audience can expect from this blockbuster show that runs till September.
At the Wyatt Detention Center in Rhode Island, Jewish protesters were demonstrating when a guard pulled up in his pickup truck trying to enter the center for his work shift. The protesters claim he tried running them over. The video has gone viral. We discuss who was in the right, who was in the wrong, and what should be done to this guard?
A painting of Bill Clinton in drag was hanging in Jeffrey Epstein's house and it's just another one of the weird Bill Clinton stories. VB goes through some of the other gems from Bill Clinton like the cigar story with Monica Lewinsky, and the astro-turf in his pickup truck. Hear it here!
Today's Topics: Don Lemon is accused of sexual assault on a bartender in The Hamptons. Do you believe the story was fabricated and did not happen? Ayanna Pressley was on The Colbert Report where she took yet another stab at POTUS Trump comparing him to President Obama; we share the words said. Then we talk life's most stressful moments after Waffles brings up a top 10 list of what the most stressful occasions are in life. Listeners... Read more
Waffles brings up a list that was compressed of the top 10 most stressful benchmarks in life. We jump off of that and hear from the listeners about what their most stressful life moments have been. We hear from a woman whose husband cheated on her with her best friend, a man who had his leg blown off, and a woman who thought her child had been abducted. Wild stories here!