Politics is very much in the news. Michael Ian Black has a long history writing and performing comedy. You may have seen him on the Comedy Channel, MTV or VH1. He’s partnered with Meghan McCain—that’s right, daughter of Senator John McCain—to pay tribute to America. We discuss the book titled America, You Sexy Bitch.
John Ellis believes we have a crisis of competence in the University of California educational system. He objects to the corrupting effect of political activism in the UC System. We discuss his findings based on a study by the California Association of Scholars prepared for the Regents of the University of California.
David Cruz Thayne was a Democratic contender for the US House of Representatives from the newly formed 26th Congressional District that includes much of Ventura County—excluding Simi Valley. He returns to the show to help us handicap the election between Democrat Julia Brownley and Republican Tony Strickland.
Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN' with Billy the Brain for Guests for October 14, 2012.
Guests include local politicians: Bob Roper, running for Ventura County Supervisors; Julia Brownley, running for Congress; former presidential candidate Steve Forbes; and author Dan Kainen. Read More
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