Show Notes - Episode #25

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0:00 - Intro
0:36 - Welcome to Episode #25
0:51 - Hillary doing the "Whip & Nae-Nae"

 

2:21 - Hillary's "I Did Nothing Wrong" Apology
2:49 - Hillary wants to get into the "real issues" of the political discourse. Uh-huh. Watch the interview below.

 

4:32 - Let's replace the election process with a dance-off. 
6:20 - Who on earth is Hillary's dance appealing to?
7:20 - According to this article, there was a backlash from a number of black Twitter users. 
8:26 - If Hillary wants to be successful, she needs to be quiet. 
8:54 - Bernie Sanders leads Hillary big in New Hampshire. Read more. 
9:57 - NFL opening weekend. Much of what we were told by the experts turned out not to happen - as usual.
10:53 - The experts don't know. This is why they play the game. 
12:02 - The underdog wins sometimes. In fact, it almost happened this weekend when Auburn played Jacksonville State. Read more. 
15:20 - We can compare sports "experts" & political "experts": both can be wrong, sometimes often. 
16:01 - Who cares what the "experts" say? Our job is to keep our head down and win the battle for conservatism one battle at a time. 
17:47 - We have no impact on the outcome of an NFL game - unless we play or coach. But we can impact political elections - if we participate & influence. 
20:30 - Heritage Action for America Sentinel Program. Learn More. 
21:02 - The Left has a powerful group of coorindated grassroots activists. (Consider Obama for America, which is now Organizing for Action.)
22:35 - Heritage Action for America is creating a grassroots team of Conservatives.
23:35 - Meeting this week in Greenville, South Carolina, and 12 Republican presidential candidates will be speaking: Donald Trump; Ben Carson; Jeb Bush; Ted Cruz; Marco Rubio; Carly Fiorina; Scott Walker; Chris Christie; Rand Paul; Rick Santorum; Rick Perry; and Bobby Jindal.
26:30 - Heritage hosted an event in Indianapolis in the late summer/early fall of 2013.
26:47 - Rafael Cruz spoke at our event. I don't have video of the speech I saw, but this video (below) is close to what I remember him saying at the event I attended. 

 

28:03 - I spoke with one of our US Congressmen at the event. 
29:23 - "You guys didn't support us in the last election."  - Current US Congressman (Republican) to me at the meeting
32:51 - Rick Perry suspends campaign. Read more. 
33:05 - Wrap-up

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