The David Pakman Show

Categories

general

Archives

2016
April

April 2016
S M T W T F S
     
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Syndication

On the Show:

--Classic Interview: Chase Madar, attorney and author of The Passion of Bradley Manning, joins David to discuss the Bradley Manning trial and similarities between Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden

--The U.S. Air Force on Wednesday awarded billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX an $83 million contract to launch a GPS satellite; this will break a longstanding Boeing-Lockheed monopoly on space launches

--Botox is being pushed as something that can help with headaches

--Flashback: Swine flu, including what it is, how it’s spreading, where it’s been, what to do, and more

--Flashback: Barack Obama provides his birth certificate and issues a public statement about it

--Flashback: A teacher at a Seoul, Korea coed high school has exhibited shocking behavior

--Audience Question: What makes someone an ideal houseguest, and what makes them a terrible houseguest?

--Audience Question: Have you ever met somebody who was genuinely an evil person?

--Audience Question: Are you afraid of flying? How can I stop being so afraid of flying?

--On the Bonus Show: Steam now streams movies, Schwarmageddon in Russia, a goat gives birth to a human-like kid, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-29.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Dickson Despommier, Professor Emeritus of Microbiology and Public Health at Columbia University who has been working on vertical farming after conceiving the "urban farm skyscraper," joins David to discuss the pros and possible cons of vertical farming

--In a desperate move to win more votes, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has prematurely selected Carly Fiorina as a running mate

--A Harvard University survey suggests that a majority of millennials "reject capitalism"

--Documentary recommendation: The Search for Life: The Drake Equation

--Donald Trump will be called to testify at a trial against his own "university"

--Dennis Hastert, former Republican Speaker of the House, has been sentenced to 15 months in jail for fraud related to the coverup of multiple instances of teen sex abuse

--Not to be outdone by Volkswagen, automaker Mitsubishi admitted this week that they have been falsifying fuel efficiency tests for 25 years

--Young girls in the country of Guinea are increasingly being subjected to female genital mutilation before the age of 10

--Voicemail on driverless trucks and manufacturing jobs

--On the Bonus Show: Chinese company unveils passenger drone, Thailand's April heatwave, Paramount sued over product placement, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-28.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Peter K. Enns, author of Incarceration Nation: How the United States Became the Most Punitive Democracy in the World, joins David to discuss how the mass incarceration status quo of the United States came to be

--Hillary Clinton wins 4 of 5 primaries; is it over for Bernie Sanders?

--Donald Trump sweeps 5 primaries; will Ted Cruz and John Kasich still push for a contested convention?

--People identifying as "very conservative" are voting for Donald Trump over Ted Cruz

--Hatriot Mail

--Buck Newton, a Republican candidate running to become North Carolina’s attorney general, said “we must fight to keep our state straight” while talking about the controversial transgender bathroom law in the state

-- Malaria is becoming a bigger and bigger crisis in the south African country of Angola; in 2014 5,500 people in Angola died of malaria, and in 2015 that number grew to 8,000

--Plaintiff Jennifer Cramblett, who is white, gave birth to her mixed-race daughter Payton three years ago; in her lawsuit, she says that the sperm bank's mixup led to "an unplanned transracial parent-child relationship for which she was not, and is not, prepared."

--A convoy of self-driving trucks drove across Europe and arrived at the port of Rotterdam; estimates are that driverless trucks are not only here and growing, but that they will be one of the biggest job automators in the current economy

--Voicemail about Quaaludes

--On the Bonus Show: Snapchat lobbies for ballot selfies, Paris institutes a monthly car ban, India mandates panic buttons on all cell phones, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-27.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Richard Wolff, Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, and currently a visiting professor at the New School University in New York City, joins David to discuss the implications of the Panama Papers leak

--Donald Trump could potentially win all five of tonight's primaries; 172 delegates are available tonight on the Republican side

--Bernie Sanders must secure multiple wins in tonight's primaries to stay afloat; 462 delegates are at play

--Instagram: David poses with Sam Seder and Abby Martin in Las Vegas; observes the Boston Marathon

--78-year-old actor comedian Bill Cosby is facing trial over a 2004 encounter at his home with a then Temple University employee who says she was drugged and molested by the comedian

--University professor Rezaul Karim Siddique has been hacked to death in Bangladesh for "calling to atheism"

--The Ted Cruz campaign is vetting former Republican presidential candidate and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina as a vice presidential running mate

--A national poll released Thursday by America’s Voice and Latino Decisions found that 79 percent Latino of voters had a “very unfavorable” opinion of Donald Trump

--Voicemail on all this transgender bathroom craziness

--On the Bonus Show: Deadpool himself donates to the Utah theater's defense fund, Cleveland pays $6m to the Rice family, pastoral medicine is on the rise, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-26.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Dr. Philip Zimbardo, one of the most distinguished living psychologists, well know for his Stanford Prison Experiment, joins David to discuss the growing issue of the disconnection of men and boys from society

--Ted Cruz and John Kasich have announced that their campaigns will cede certain states in an attempt to keep Donald Trump from reaching the 1,237 delegates he needs to clinch the Republican nomination

--Bernie Sanders is getting slammed after saying On Meet the Press that he’s losing states to Hillary Clinton in part “because poor people don’t vote”

--Noteworthy Amazon items: Prince albums, A Short History of Nearly Everything

--Conservative billionaire Charles Koch seems to be saying "it's possible" Hillary Clinton could make a better president than the remaining candidates in the GOP primary

--Oklahoma's SB 1552 passed by a 59-9 vote; this bill bans all abortion in the state

--Bryan Fischer compares bigoted anti-transgender officials to Harriet Tubman

--In a Facebook post now hidden from view, the likely new sheriff of Denton County, Texas, said he would beat a transgender woman so severely she’d end up in a hospital if she tried to share a bathroom with his daughter

--Voicemail on marrying your laptop

--On the Bonus Show: PayPal holds an all-male gender equality panel, a bank loses $80 after using $10 routers, using special forces cyber attacks on ISIS, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-25.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Classic Interview: Nica Noelle writer and director of straight, gay, lesbian, and transgender pornography, joins David to discuss her nomination at the Good for Her Feminist Porn Awards, and more

--The Liberal Party government of Canada has announced that it plans to introduce legislation legalizing marijuana nationally in the spring of 2017

--Flashback: Memos reveal that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed was tortured 183 times

--Flashback: Louis’ metal band Krakatoa wins the Metalympics semifinals

--Flashback: Life expectancy is increasing more slowly for women than men

--Audience Question: David I know you are left-handed and I remember something about Louis being ambidextrous. Can you talk about the biggest difficulties as a result of being left handed?

--Audience Question: What have you done exactly ONCE and will never do again?

--Audience Question: What particular statement or action instantly kills your opinion of someone else?

--On the Bonus Show: The US deploys more troops to Iraq, Pearl Jam cancels NC show over HB2, WV had code words for emission-cheating software, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-22.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

On the Show:

--Many Bernie Sanders supporters can't handle a realistic look at the election numbers

--An image of Harriet Tubman will replace that of Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill

--We are looking to give away some TDPS flash drives

--Book recommendation: A Short History of Nearly Everything

--Two state regulators and a city employee have been charged with official misconduct, evidence-tampering and other offenses over the lead contamination of water in Flint, Michigan

--Google wants to beam wireless broadband directly into homes all over America

--Some fans are wondering if David produced yesterday's show from an aviary

--Curt Schilling has been fired by ESPN after some anti-transgender Facebook posts

--Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said that transgender people should be allowed to use whichever bathroom they prefer

--Voicemail from an expert on incompetence

--On the Bonus Show: The world's oldest dog has died at 30, Whole Foods is suing the gay pastor, David has dinner with Steve Wynn in Vegas, more...

--Become a Supporter: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership

–Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow

--Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/thedavidpakmanshow

–Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow

-Leave us a message at The David Pakman Show Voicemail Line (219)-2DAVIDP

Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2016-04-21.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:14pm EDT

1