Tag: WW II

Stan Weisleder Tells The True Tale Of The Tuskegee Airmen From His Book A Killer Of Lions

Stan Weisleder discusses the true story of the 332nd Fighter Group of the 15th Air Force, more commonly known as the Tuskegee Airmen. We review the facts against the fiction as portrayed in Stephen Spielberg’s latest movie, Red Tails.

Leon Weckstein Relives His Valor In World War II From His Book 200,000 Heroes

Leon Weckstein helps us celebrate Veterans’ Day. He’s a war hero from World War II—who single-handedly saved the leaning Tower of Pisa and won a Bronze Star and a Legion of Merit for his service to the US. We discuss the Italian campaign in World War II from his book 200,000 Heroes.

Guests for November 9, 2011

Guests include Paul Vasquez, Director of Media Relations for KeyCode.com, World War II veteran and decorated soldier, Leon Weckstein; Dr. Michael Broder discussing Stage Climbing to reach our highest potential.

Ivan Houston Tells Tales Of The Buffalo Soldiers In World War II From His Book Black Warriors

Ivan J. Houston was only 19 years old when he entered combat against the Germans at the Arno River in Italy. He was a private in the 92nd Division—The Buffalo Soldiers—a regimental combat team consisting of 4,000 men, mostly southern Negroes of modest education and a small complement of college men. These soldiers exhibited valor […]

Jack Nadel Teaches Us To Use What You Have To Get What You Want

Jack Nadel launched his own company in 1946—with only a high school education, no money and no experience—and was a pioneer in the sales promotion business. We discuss his Basic Ideas that Mean Business.

Terry Tegnzian Unveils A Forgotten Part of WW II History

Terry Tegnzian tals about a nearly forgotten piece of history—the role of Polish pilots in England to help win the Battle of Britain. We discuss the new book titled 303 Squadron that recounts the squadron’s remarkable exploits.

Guests for January 26, 2011

Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN’ with Billy the Brain for Wednesday, January 26, 2011. Listen at www.BrainstorminOnline.com or on AM 1400 in Ventura at 10 o’clock am Pacific time.

Richard Overy Examines 1939: Countdown to War

Richard Overy is a noted historian and World War II expert. He recounts for us one of the most intense weeks in human history—the week leading up to World War II. In 1939, the last week of August was as tension filled for Europe as the 10 days of Octobe rwas for the United States in the Cuban Missile Crisis. Richard presents a more sympathetic view of Neville Chamberlain than many historians.

Bill Frank’s Guests

Here is the lineup of guests for Guests For October 5, 2013

Guests For October 5, 2013

My guests this week are Bob McCord, founding member of VREG, talking about Ventura's budget woes; healthcare expert Sally Pipes exposing the flaws of Obamacare as the Insurance Exchanges open for business; and Stuart Crain, CEO of TVTalk discussing how his app will revolutionize television viewing. Read More

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