Monthly Archives: September 2011

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The Ugly American Future

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Mark Steyn, author of After America, to discuss whether a dystopian future is really upon us and why in America this future might be particularly ugly, what needs to be done to prevent this future and more.

GOP Presidential Candidates Participate In Debate In Tampa

Bachmann on the HPV Vaccine, Obama and the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Bruce Walker talks about the government's attempt to stop the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, and Elizabeth Blackney and Benjamin Domenech walk through the HPV vaccine issue in response to Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann.

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Is the Solyndra Scandal Obama’s Watergate?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Europe's tanking markets, the opposition to Obama's call for a payroll tax cut, and is the Solyndra scandal is Obama's Watergate?

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How Will the Markets React to Obama’s Jobs Speech?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Barack Obama's jobs speech, the chances of his proposal passing Congress and how the markets will react.

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Whose Idea Was it to have MSNBC Host a Debate?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by economic advisor Jim Johnston about tax policy, but first, we discuss last night's Republican debate hosted by the always one-sided MSNBC, the ridiculousness of some of the questions from Brian Williams, the lack of a focus on the issues that really matter to Americans, and discuss who walked away the winner.

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How to Avoid Collegiate Indoctrination

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Lee Doren's new book, Please Enroll Responsibly: Avoiding Indoctrination at College, concerning how best to avoid ideological indoctrination at institutions of higher learning, and how to get a rigorous and valuable education that will prepare students for the job market.

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Obama's Terrible Poll Numbers

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Elizabeth Blackney and Benjamin Domenech walk through the latest poll numbers for Barack Obama. Hint: They're really, really bad.

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Labor Complains About the Business Climate They Created

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss complaints by big labor's James P. Hoffa about the patriotism of American companies, the role labor plays in today's business climate and whether Obamanomics have made the economy worse.

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Dismal Unemployment Numbers Send Markets Tumbling

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the dismal unemployment figures for August, the possibility of QE 3 and the possibility of another financial crisis.

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How Will Cheney’s Memoir Shape His Legacy?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Paul Bonicelli to discuss Dick Cheney's new book, how it portrays other members of George W. Bush's administration and what it means for Cheney's legacy.