Voted for #Obama in 2008 and Against Him in 2012

(Photo via Creative Commons) When Senator Barack Obama came along and announced his presidential campaign in 2007, I was still a young lad in college trying to find himself. Though I was not sure that I wanted to be a vocal practitioner of the conservatism that my father exemplified (for reasons that I will giveContinue reading “Voted for #Obama in 2008 and Against Him in 2012”

Thinking It Through with Jerome Danner – Episode 62 – The Carl Bogus Interview

Next on Thinking It Through: I get the opportunity to interview Carl T. Bogus about a piece that he wrote on Edmund Burke over 4 years ago.  (The link to the piece that is on The American Conservative’s website is below.)   ____________________________________________________________________________________________ “Burke Not Buckley” | The American Conservative – http://www.theamericanconservative.co… Carl T. Bogus’ WebsiteContinue reading “Thinking It Through with Jerome Danner – Episode 62 – The Carl Bogus Interview”

Episode 61 – Craig Brittain (@SenatorBrittain) Interview

Next on Thinking It Through: Today, I am speaking with Craig R. Brittain about his campaign to be an Arizona senator. 00:00 – 01:07 = Introduction 01:08 – 05:40 = Introduction of Craig R. Brittain and why he is running 05:41 – 08:39 = Brittain’s conservatism and influences 08:40 – 16:18 = Washington Post HoaxContinue reading “Episode 61 – Craig Brittain (@SenatorBrittain) Interview”

Ep. 58 – @archer_myles Interview – #GunControl & #ObamaCare Discussion

Next on Thinking It Through: I converse with Archer Myles about gun control and Trump ending illegal ObamaCare subsidies to insurers.  You will learn why we don’t show his face or use his real name during the episode. 00:00 – 03:33 = Introduction of “Archer Myles” 03:34 – 07:16 = Being conservative and issues withContinue reading “Ep. 58 – @archer_myles Interview – #GunControl & #ObamaCare Discussion”

Ep. 57 – Paul Scheeser Interview – #Conservative, #FreeSpeech, & #GunControl

Next on Thinking It Through: I conversed with my brother and friend, Paul Scheeser, about being a conservative, Cam Newton’s free speech (and the cost he paid), and issues with gun control. 00:00 – 01:15 = Two Good Cocoa (Commercial) 01:16 – 04:11 = Introduction of Paul Scheeser 04:12 – 10:43 = Paul’s conservatism 10:44 –Continue reading “Ep. 57 – Paul Scheeser Interview – #Conservative, #FreeSpeech, & #GunControl”

Ep. 54 – Conversation with Jon Gabriel (@exjon) – Talking Chelsea Manning, Jemele Hill, Trump Working with Democrats, & Trump’s Base

Next on Thinking It Through:  I get the opportunity to converse with the Editor-in-Chief of Ricochet.com, Mr. Jon Gabriel.  He gives me his thoughts on Harvard hiring (and later rescinding the invitation) Chelsea Manning to be a visiting fellow, ESPN Host Jemele Hill’s recent comments on Trump, Trump working with Democrats, and how important is building theContinue reading “Ep. 54 – Conversation with Jon Gabriel (@exjon) – Talking Chelsea Manning, Jemele Hill, Trump Working with Democrats, & Trump’s Base”

Episode 43 – Dr. Mark J. Boone Interview – On #Politics, #Philosophy, and #Trump….Of Course

Next on Thinking It Through:  I speak with Dr. Mark J. Boone about politics, philosophy, the bridge between them, and Trump…..of course. 00:00 – 05:08 = Introduction 05:09 – 07:49 = Why philosophy? 07:51 – 13:52 = Is there a bridge between politics & philosophy? 13:53 – 18:49 = Boone’s conservatism 18:50 – 25:37 = Boone’s thoughts on Trump’sContinue reading “Episode 43 – Dr. Mark J. Boone Interview – On #Politics, #Philosophy, and #Trump….Of Course”

Episode 39 – Talking with Pastor Britt Peavy About Religious Freedom

Next on Thinking It Through:  I speak to Pastor Britt Peavy to get his thoughts on religious freedom in America. 00:00 – 00:18 = **Goofing off** 00:31 – 08:17  = Intro & Joking 08:18 – 20:59 = “What role does your faith play in how you see politics?” 21:00 – 29:30  = “Do you believe it is everContinue reading “Episode 39 – Talking with Pastor Britt Peavy About Religious Freedom”

Episode 22 – Conversation with John J. Miller @heymiller of @Hillsdale & @NRO @Ricochet

Next on Thinking It Through: I interview John J. Miller, national correspondent for the National Review, and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College.  We touch on our appreciation for Ricochet and other things, from his podcast to politics and journalism.  Because of bad recording on my part in the beginning ofContinue reading “Episode 22 – Conversation with John J. Miller @heymiller of @Hillsdale & @NRO @Ricochet”

Episode 07 – Professor Frank Pridemore Interview – Talking Politics and History

Next on Thinking It Through:  I have my very first guest and we talk politics.  I invited Professor Frank Pridemore (a Professor of Political Science) on the show to discuss his background, his time volunteering on Pres. Jimmy Carter’s presidential campaign back in the 1970s, and much more with his thoughts on politics and presidentialContinue reading “Episode 07 – Professor Frank Pridemore Interview – Talking Politics and History”