Steve Forbes is an internationally respected authority in economics, finance, and corporate leadership. He also understands politics having campaigned twice for the Republican nomination for the presidency. We discuss national events as economics and politics collide in Washington, DC.

Keith Roberts used his legal training to create a coherent account of the beginnings of modern business and the ancient predecessors that preceded it. We discuss his book The Origins of Business, Money, and Markets.

Jason Berry follows the money from the collection plate to the coffers of the Roman Catholic Church to give us a deeper understanding of how the money is used. We examine the money trail recounted in his book Render Unto Rome.

Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN’ with Billy the Brain for Thursday, February 24, 2011. Listen at or on AM 1400 in Ventura at 10 o’clock am Pacific time.