The Pro-Life Endgame | Guest: James Silberman |...
James Silberman of the Abolition Now Conference joins the program to help explain how the pro-life movement can reach its endgame.
One Week Out & An Interview Like No Other | Gue...
Steve sits down with Margaret Sanger in a tell-all interview.
The Blasphemy, the Bureaucracy & the Bernie | G...
Steve, Todd, Aaron, and the Daily Wire’s Josh Hammer discuss a week full of leftists missing the point on anything and everything remotely related to the issues. The loudmouth leftists that conservatives tend to scoff at are extremely dangerous, because they would compose the bureaucracy needed to impose tyranny if the socialists take power. Then, does Bernie Sanders have a clear path to his party’s nomination? If he takes a key early state, he might just cruise to victory. In Hour Two, Steve responds to listener feedback and goes on one of his classic rants about the rise and fall of Pete Buttigieg. Finally, is student loan debt forgiveness viable? Is it right?
Goodbye, Aaron, You’re Fired | Guest: Stu Burgu...
Steve reveals the details of his meeting with CNN and explains exactly what the network is looking for in a conservative voice. Are Todd and Aaron about to be kicked to the curb?! Then, Stu Burguiere of the Glenn Beck Program joins the show to promote his new show, Stu Does America, and provide a new perspective on how the impeachment proceedings could shape the general election. In Hour Two, for Theology Thursday, Steve examines the effect of rewards on the brains of animals and people alike before delving into the fundamental difference between the tax codes of biblical times and those of 21st-century America. Finally, Aaron poses three non-political questions about leftover food, the next boom market, and living in other countries.
Let Curt Schilling In Already! | Guest: Daniel ...
Steve goes off on the people keeping legendary pitcher Curt Schilling out of baseball’s Hall of Fame for purely political reasons. Then, the team plays a game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that touches on varied topics such as Super Bowl ads, Trump impeachment, and the gun rights protests in Virginia. In Hour Two, the guys ponder whether the Super Bowl MVP will be a non-quarterback, the best ways to eat potatoes, and whatever Tom Steyer was thinking on the debate stage. Lastly, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to explain why the impeachment trial is a lose-lose for both parties.
Countdown to Doomsday in Iowa | Guest: David Ye...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss the escalation of tensions between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders and see right through the leftist lies about the pro-Second Amendment protesters in Virginia. Then, the team breaks down several clips from conservative outlets in Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, David Yepsen joins the program to provide additional insight on the Iowa Caucuses and explain why Joe Biden is the Mitt Romney of the 2020 race. Lastly, what does the word “electable” even mean?
To Beat Your Opponent, Respect Him First | Gues...
We’re two weeks out from the Iowa Caucuses, and the latest poll is an absolute debacle in the eyes of one Steve Deace. The media has gone to bat for Elizabeth Warren time and again, but Bob Vander Plaats explains why the New York Times’ attempt at a dual endorsement featuring her and Amy Klobuchar could be a bad sign for her campaign. In Hour Two, the team responds to some questions posed on social media over the weekend. Among them are thoughts about the age of the Earth, the Chiefs’ chances in Super Bowl LIV, Catholic vs. Protestant interpretations of Scripture, and the lack of sinfulness in speculation (even when it comes to betting).
Make Gulags Great Again! | Guests: D.C. McAllis...
The Deace Group is on the job yet again, breaking down a cringeworthy week for the Democratic candidates. Steve and Aaron are joined by author D.C. McCallister and Blaze Media contributor Chris Pandolfo, who discuss both the leftists shooting their mouths off and the not-so-moderate candidates talking behind each other’s backs. In Hour Two, Steve presents an email from a listener who wonders whether Steve makes the effort to be gentle when discussing “PG-13-rated” material on the show.
A Feckless Feud on a Notorious Network | Guest:...
The feud between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders rose to the forefront during Tuesday’s Democratic debate, but does it even matter when it’s the equivalent of a political pillow fight? Then, the team plays an hour-long round of Buy, Sell, or Hold? Among the topics discussed are another developing scandal at Penn State, a comparison between LSU star Joe Burrow and NFL legend Joe Montana, and a list of sci-fi films that effectively kills Steve’s will to live. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to illustrate how a Sanders vs. Trump race and its aftermath would look.
Netflix’s ‘Messiah’ Provokes Wide Range of Conc...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss the latest Democrat infighting, leftist drivel being taken to a whole new level, and a criminal with the lamest (and most disturbing) excuse the team has ever heard. Then, the guys examine clips from the past week’s news cycle in the latest round of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, the team thoroughly breaks down the ten-part Netflix series ‘Messiah’ (spoiler alert: They will tell you exactly how it ends). Steve then answers emails from listeners about whether they think the show’s main character is divine, a charlatan, or the embodiment of an Antichrist.
Ignoring the Truth at All Costs | Guest: Bob Va...
The debacle continues, as leftists just won’t get off their high horse to stand with the freedom-loving students taking to the streets throughout Iran. If it makes President Trump’s administration look good, they will avoid it like the plague. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to shed some additional light on the developing race between hard-core progressives Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. In Hour Two, Steve opens the phones to ask listeners if he should accept a new role that could broaden his reach as a host.
Taking Partisanship to Unprecedented Levels | G...
Elvis, Princess Diana, and … General Soleimani? That list is just one example of the anti-American bilge that was spewed by the mainstream media and Democratic leaders over the past week. Ricky Gervais’ lambasting of the Hollywood elites at the Golden Globes was both welcome and unexpected, but what has happened to his career trajectory in its wake? In Hour Two, the team returns to discussion of the modern evolution of Star Wars, and Steve doesn’t hold back on his disdain for the filmmakers. Finally, the team responds to listener feedback on several topics discussed at the end of 2019.
Truth of Scripture Doesn’t Hinge on Personal Be...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron continue to lament the mainstream media’s openly anti-American coverage of the Iranian situation. Interventionism in the Middle East doesn’t work, but people should realize that it’s not the only option. Then, author Mary Jo Sharp joins the program to explain why so many Americans who have turned their backs on the church come back to the fundamental truth of Christianity. In Hour Two, for Theology Thursday, Steve takes aim at those who preach the gospel for all the wrong reasons. Finally, Aaron poses three non-political questions about the impact of music and theater, the best jobs in the trades, and whether the Marvel Comic Universe is a better film franchise than "The Lord of the Rings."
Don’t Back Down and There Won’t Be a War | Gues...
Steve gets on his soapbox about the approach America needs to take to avert a major war in the Middle East. Simply put, President Trump should call the ayatollah’s bluff, something previous presidents have failed to do. Then, the team plays a game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that touches on instant replay, Super Tuesday primaries, and Steve’s hoarding of holiday cookie dough. In Hour Two, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to explain why the killing of Qassem Soleimani was an act of de-escalation, not an act leading to war. Finally, the new XFL is experimenting with some new rules. Will any work their way into the NFL or college games?
Stooping to an All-Time Low? | 1/7/20
“Enemies of the people” is not a title that Steve throws around lightly, but the latest statements by several high-ranking journalists and powerful Democrats leave no other term that can sufficiently describe them. Then, Steve Deace himself gets put on the spot in the new year’s first round of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, the guys break their silence on "The Rise of Skywalker" for Pop Culture Tuesday. Be warned, there are spoilers galore and some less-than-flattering commentary about the film.
Steve Makes His Predictions for 2020 | Guest: B...
The Steve Deace Show theme for 2020 is “Assume you’re being lied to,” because fake news is everywhere, no matter who you’re listening to. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss the evolution of the Democrat field in the Iowa polls ahead of next month’s caucuses. Is Joe Biden toast if he finishes fourth or lower in the state? In Hour Two, Steve unveils his predictions for the year, and his outlook on the Democratic race would be historic if it comes to pass.
Be Smart, Don’t Start | Guests: Jeff Fisher & K...
Jeff Fisher and Keith Malinak are back on the program to discuss topics such as the Democrats’ half-hearted response to the airstrike that eliminated two major Iranian military leaders. When should you offer some charity to the homeless and when are you getting ripped off? Be smart, don’t use tobacco, because Jeffy definitely sees the world a little differently now that he’s a non-smoker. In Hour Two, Jeffy examines a list of downright nasty foods that Baby Boomers simply won’t let leave the public consciousness. Also, prepare to have your mind blown by the story of a man falling victim to a “secret shopper” scam.
'Pope-ing' Ain’t Easy & More TSA Horrors | Gues...
Jeff Fisher and Keith Malinak are on the program, and Keith is in seventh heaven following a delivery from his secret Santa. Pope Francis recently slapped a young girl, but Pope Jeffy thinks he understands what the Holy Father goes through. A plan to construct a 300-acre commune for 150,000 homeless people looks okay on paper, but it would be a fiasco in practice. In Hour Two, Keith vents his frustration at the TSA’s blatant double standard for what can be allowed through airport security.
Top 10 Stories of 2019 & Crystal Ball Reconcili...
Steve and the crew count down their top 10 stories from the year that was, Steve's 10 predictions for 2019 are graded, and one last Feedback Friday ensues for the final show of the year.
Year-End Deace Group Award Show | Guest: Shanno...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron are joined by New York talk show host Shannon Joy to hand out their year-end awards for everything from Best Politician to Bummest Rap to Biggest Government Waste.
Impeachment Is (Not Really) Nigh | Guest: Danie...
Steve answers the fundamental question of why so many conservatives seem to love GOP lawmakers who are all bark and no bite. Then, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that features questions regarding Joe Biden’s future post-Iowa, Urban Meyer’s future in the NFL, the greatest campaign slogans of all time, and the worst Christmas songs of all time. In Hour Two, Daniel Horowitz joins the program – brace yourself for what might just be his most bombastic soapbox to date.
Hide the Children, Christmas is Canceled | 12/1...
Steve loses all hope for humanity watching USC students fail to recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Then, the team holds “conservative” media (and perhaps Steve Deace himself) to account with a game of "Fake News or Not?" In Hour Two, the guys dive headlong into Pop Culture Tuesday with Hallmark movies for a “woke” America. Spoiler alert: Christmas is canceled. Oh, and there’s supposedly a big movie coming out in a couple of days …
How Woke Is Enough?! | Guest: Bob Vander Plaats...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine a weekend chock-full of leftist backlash to everything and anything. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss why Pete Buttigieg is losing ground in Iowa simply because he’s not “woke” enough for the radical progressives. In Hour Two, Steve hosts a Monday Town Hall that touches on everything from the 17th Amendment to Star Wars and from the Boston Tea Party to the best Christmas ever.
“They” Is a BAD Word | Guest: D.C. McAllister |...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome D.C. McAllister to the program to discuss the week that was for loudmouth leftists. Then, Steve reveals the Merriam-Webster Dictionary’s “word of the year," and it’s in a similar category to Time magazine’s “person of the year." In Hour Two, the team dives into Feedback Friday, Steve reminds listeners about a last resort for conservatives, and a listener’s concerns about the pornography debate illustrate a much bigger problem with American society.
The Five Myths of Christmas | Guest: Billy Hall...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron sift through the fallout of Jersey City and discuss the rise and (inevitable) fall of Pete Buttigieg. Then, Billy Hallowell, director of communications and content at Pure Flix, joins the program to discuss how evangelicals ought to address the divide among themselves regarding MAGA hat-wearers, NeverTrumpers, and GOP skeptics. In Hour Two, Steve continues his Theology Thursday discussion with what he calls “The Five Myths of Christmas” – the actual Christmas, not the commercial one.
The New Gold Standard for Buy, Sell, or Hold? |...
Steve still can’t even, but today he stays on the set, even as the Pentagon gets something right (albeit eighteen years too late) and the president is depicted as Thanos wiping out his enemies. Then, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? Don’t miss this round, as it touches on everything from the College Football Playoff to the Supreme Court and from the most iconic moments in sports history to the most iconic promos for the Steve Deace Show. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to discuss the president’s lack of response to the Pensacola attack and the government’s utter acceptance of terror threats at home and abroad.
Steve Storms Off the Set | Guest: Mat Staver | ...
Your favorite host simply can't even with the attitudes toward health care on college campuses, and he's not sticking around to sift through the ashes of his shattered soul ... sort of. Then, once he returns, the team holds its own side to account with a round of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, Liberty Counsel's Mat Staver joins the program to discuss Chick-fil-A's dangerous precedent in toeing the line for the Southern Poverty Law Center. Finally, Steve explains the origins of "conservatives for pornography" (while remaining just PC enough for radio).
An Olive Branch Bears Fruit | Guests: Bob Vande...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down the cold, hard truth about the terror attack at Naval Air Station Pensacola, and Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss an inevitably fruitless but no less important crusade against pornography. In Hour Two, the team welcomes in Christopher Hale, a former Democrat politician and faith outreach coordinator under President Obama, who offers a unique perspective on faith, prayer, Democrats, and progressivism.
Kamala Harris’ Days of Infamy | Guest: Shannon ...
Steve, Todd, Aaron, and Shannon Joy sift through the fallout of Kamala Harris’ withdrawal from the Democratic primary race and attempt to figure out what went wrong with her campaign. In Hour Two, Steve dives into Feedback Friday and tells the truth about your tax dollars and public education.
We’re the Only Woke Ones Here | Guest: Josh Ham...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron can only shake their heads as the Left eats its own for being “not (black/gay/woke) enough.” Then, Josh Hammer joins the program to discuss how the Right must address its internal divisions to avoid the chaos plaguing the Left. In Hour Two, Aaron poses three non-political questions, and the conversation proceeds directly to a galaxy far, far away. The show wraps up with Steve responding to a listener’s concern over the influence of a transgendered family member.
The Steve MAGA Show? | 12/4/19
Steve and the team simply can’t even any more with the Democrats’ refusal to acknowledge Joe Biden’s corruption. Then, the crew discusses what so many Democrats fail to realize when falling back on free college and health care reform: You first need to build a base of people who want it before you try to make it compulsory for everyone. In Hour Two, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? And Steve creates a scenario in which he becomes a full-on pro-Trumper.
Reality Always Trumps the Social Media Mob | Gu...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down the evolving poll numbers among the Democrats and the outright lies leftists are spewing about Facebook’s relationship with right-wing news sources. Then, Minno CEO Erick Goss joins the program to discuss the new age of media distribution and streaming content for families. In Hour Two, the team holds its own side to account with Fake News or Not?, and the guys reminisce about their superhero idols for Pop Culture Tuesday.
Do You Feel Betrayed by Chick-fil-A? | Guest: B...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron sift through a long weekend of stories concerning the president’s visit to Afghanistan, the folly of new-age Malthusian principles, and a sports announcer who took a stand few are willing to approach. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to reveal the extent of Chick-fil-A’s new support of leftist groups, such as the Southern Poverty Law Center. In Hour Two, the team opens the phone lines for listeners to share whether or not they feel betrayed by Chick-fil-A.
Three Scrooges Talking Holiday Magic | 11/26/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron shake their heads at another dude who feels pretty ruining the competition for female athletes. Then, the team holds its own side to account with a thought-provoking round of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, the guys play a holiday-themed game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? Is stuffing the most overrated Thanksgiving dish? And what is the most iconic Christmas gift of the 1980s?
What Are YOU Most Thankful For? | Guest: Bob Va...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down a weekend full of leftists protesting issues that they clearly do not understand, and Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss why the Democrats’ front-runner in Iowa and New Hampshire may be peaking too soon. In Hour Two, Steve hosts a town hall for listeners to express what they are most thankful for this holiday season.
Deace Group on Leftist Drivel, Chick-fil-A, & P...
Steve, Todd, Aaron, and D.C. McAllister reflect on a week full of Democrats saying things that were once outlandish but are now commonplace. Then, D.C. offers her take on Pete Buttigieg’s rise, a trajectory she predicted when the campaign first began. In Hour Two, Steve responds to listener feedback and offers his take on the odds that a major Christian revival takes place in the coming years.
The Democrats’ Unwanted Pregnancy | 11/21/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down the lowlights of the latest Democratic debate and speculate as to what the leftist political machine’s next move might be to terminate the internal threat that is Pete Buttigieg. Then, Aaron lightens the mood with a trio of non-political questions. In Hour Two, Steve dives headlong into Theology Thursday as he explains why so many Christian leaders are buying into progressive ideals.
Ignore the Polls at Your Own Peril | Guest: Dan...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine a series of clips that will make you shake your head at leftists and Republicans alike. Then, was the team too quick to write off Pete Buttigieg? An extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold touches on “underrated Thanksgiving," Steve’s job security, and the best acting performances in "Star Wars." Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to discuss the militant local Democrats ravaging communities and their practically nonexistent Republican opponents.
Brainwashing Only Leads to Passion Without Subs...
Steve and the team lament the church sliding ever closer to the progressive cause, and PragerU’s Will Witt joins the program to reveal the simple reason why college students’ progressive activism is completely devoid of substance. In Hour Two, the team holds its own side to account with the latest round of Fake News or Not?, and the show wraps up with Pop Culture Tuesday and the salient point: “You go woke, you go broke.”
From South Bend, Indiana, to Nowhereville | 11/...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron continue to debate whether Pete Buttigieg is a legitimate candidate, despite his position at the top of the Iowa polls. Steve maintains that the South Bend mayor will not be able to ride the momentum of a victory in Iowa because he does not have the support of key demographics in places like South Carolina. Is this the beginning of the end for the relevancy of the Iowa Caucus? In Hour Two, Steve takes a stand against those who are manipulating Colin Kaepernick into attempting a comeback that he ultimately doesn’t want.
It Just Doesn’t Get Any Better (Literally) | Gu...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome Chris Pandolfo to the program to reflect on a week in which the leftist craziness was WAY off the charts. Then, the team delves further into the firing of a CBS staffer who allegedly leaked the video of ABC’s Amy Robach discussing the network covering up the Jeffrey Epstein story. In Hour Two, Steve responds to a listener’s email asking how disturbing television shows promoting polygamy and child abuse can remain on the air on a major cable network.
Gutsy Women and Great Movies | Guest: Mike Wood...
Steve and the team speculate on what could happen if Ruth Bader Ginsburg cannot finish the current presidential term, and Steve picks apart Hillary Clinton’s argument that Margaret Thatcher wasn’t a sufficiently “gutsy” woman. Then, Aaron combines his three questions with Theology Thursday. Finally, Mike Woody joins the program to talk movies and watch trailers for the entire second hour.
Have People Forgotten What the Word 'Iconic' Me...
Steve and the team raise an eyebrow at the latest Democratic poll out of Iowa, which has Pete Buttigieg atop the leaderboard, and Aaron asks Todd why he hates Christmas. Then, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? with a sports list that effectively terminates Steve’s will to live. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to warn listeners that sooner or later, unless things change dramatically, the Left will have a movement and the Right will not.
Nikki Haley Pulls No Punches | Guest: James O’...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine Nikki Haley’s revelation in her tell-all book that she was pressured by others within the Trump administration to undermine the president’s agenda. Is she the one to unite social conservatives and libertarians with establishment Republicans in 2024? Then, the team holds those who represent “what’s left of America” to account with a round of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, Steve simply can’t come to terms with the Democrats’ thought process on how best to nail Trump, and Project Veritas’ James O’Keefe joins the program to discuss the extreme leftist double standard for whistleblowers.
Arrested for Eating? What’s the Real Crime Here...
Filling in for Steve Deace, Sara Gonzales and Jason Buttrill break down the strange case of a Bay Area police officer detaining a man for, wait for it, eating a sandwich on a public transit platform. Then, the pair examines the slightly humorous, slightly serious story of Californians pouring into Idaho and pushing citizens of Boise to the brink. In Hour Two, the team welcomes in Kim Schwartz of Texas Right to Life, and she tells her story of fighting for a young child slated to be taken off life support because of a Draconian law.
We Watched ‘The View’ So You Didn’t Have To | 1...
Sara Gonzales and Jason Buttrill discuss the latest round of utter hypocrisy on 'The View,' everyone’s (new) favorite presidential candidate for 2024, and the insanely relative meaning of words for so many on the Left. In Hour Two, the infamous Ukraine whistleblower’s name is revealed because it’s not illegal for anyone outside Washington to do so. Besides, the brass at ABC and CBS were certainly not put off from firing the whistleblower who revealed that the Jeffrey Epstein story had been suppressed three years ago. Finally, a positive update on the James Younger story.
You Can’t Change God’s Will, but You Have Free ...
Steve reminds listeners that, according to scripture, government cannot dictate one’s conscience. Then, Tim Carney of the Washington Examiner joins the program to explain how President Trump’s faction within the GOP has shrunk even as his base has grown. In Hour Two, Steve responds to a listener’s email regarding a critical distinction within the power of prayer. Finally, Aaron poses three non-political questions featuring: the Mount Rushmore of underrated actors, the likelihood of global extinction events, and the greatest sports days in our collective memory.
The GOP Just Won’t Stop Betraying Its Base | Gu...
Steve explains why Virginia has become a bona fide purple state in a shockingly short amount of time and shows how the same thing happened to a conservative stronghold in California following the Reagan amnesty of 1986. Could another federal amnesty bill render the Republican Party an afterthought once and for all? In Hour Two, the weekly round of Buy, Sell, or Hold? descends to the brink of Steve nearly giving up on life before Daniel Horowitz joins the program to push him completely over the edge.
Where Can We Find the Political Will? | Guest: ...
Steve, Todd, and the newly engaged Aaron discuss the new Exhibit A in the case of why you shouldn’t trust the mainstream media with your decision-making. Then, the team dives headlong into this week’s edition of Fake News or Not? In Hour Two, Congressman Chip Roy, R-Texas, joins the program to discuss the latest threat posed by drug cartels (which should be labeled terrorist groups) operating along our southern border. The show wraps up with some speculative cinema talk for Pop Culture Tuesday.
One Year Out, Who Do You Think It’ll Be? | 11/4/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down the latest polls among the Democratic front-runners and make their predictions for the presidential election one year out from Election Day 2020. In Hour Two, the team opens the phone lines for listeners to share their thoughts on how they think the election will turn out for Trump and the Democrats. Konstantinos Roditis calls in and is projecting the president to expand his base and win over 300 electoral votes.
Cultural Threats & Reclamation Projects | Guest...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome in Shannon Joy to break down a week full of leftists pretending not to be plotting the demise of Western civilization. Also, does Twitter have any intention of applying its new ban on political advertisements to organizations like Planned Parenthood? Short answer: no. In Hour Two, Steve answers pop culture questions from listeners and reveals why Pete Buttigieg’s campaign may have been dealt a devastating blow in Iowa.
Oh Come, All Ye Pagans, Heathens & Witches! | G...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament a group of kids forced to rap about Trump, a not-really-mansplaining Brit getting silenced, and other cultic behaviors that dominate the Left. Then, the team takes a much-needed break from politics (but not from harping on Todd) with Aaron’s Three Questions. In Hour Two, Steve celebrates Reformation Day by delving further into the dark, mysterious world of eschatology for Theology Thursday. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to illustrate what the Democrats’ next push for impeachment may look like.
Glasnost for the Middle East? | Guest: Ryan Mau...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament the ongoing conspiracy theories surrounding the suspicious death of Jeffrey Epstein. Then, Ryan Mauro of the Clarion Project joins the program to both tell the unvarnished truth about the ongoing genocide against the Kurds and illustrate the state of the masses throughout the Middle East who are yearning for more interaction with the West. In Hour Two, the team plays a round of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that touches on topics ranging from the Marvel Universe to the greatest sitcoms in history to the dawn of the XFL to the end of Star Wars.
ISIS’ Death Throes & What Comes Next? | Guest: ...
Steve and the team illustrate the dire state of the Democrats with a simple college football analogy, and foreign policy analyst Jordan Schachtel joins the program to shed additional light on ISIS’ downfall and the established and emerging powers throughout the region. In Hour Two, the guys hold right-wing media to account with Fake News or Not? and discuss the activism and spirituality within Kanye West’s new album for Pop Culture Tuesday.
What if the Roles Were Reversed? | Guest: Bob V...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down what is perhaps the finest moment of the Trump presidency: the killing of one of the world’s most notorious terrorists, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The leftist media, on the other hand, had an overwhelmingly negative response to this victory for the president, and baseball fans at the World Series in Washington booed the president when he made an appearance. Thus, in Hour Two, the team opens the phone lines for listeners to weigh in on whether or not President Obama would have received the same cold reception from sports fans in a red state following such major victory abroad.
The American People Know What They Want | Guest...
Steve and the team welcome in Josh Hammer of The Daily Wire to break down a week’s worth of loudmouth leftist lunacy. Then, they examine poll data that shows that a vast majority of Americans actually have their priorities in the right places on issues like the NBA’s controversial relationship with China. In Hour Two, Steve answers a wide range of feedback submitted by listeners, including a thought-provoking letter from a veteran concerned by the effect of excessive gaming on the future of the military.
Mayor Pete’s Climb & A Brilliant Sermon | 10/24/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss Pete Buttigieg’s rise in the polls and question whether he will be able to capitalize on his Democrat compatriots’ insane rhetoric on social issues. Then, Aaron poses three non-political questions, and Steve forgets how many faces are on Mount Rushmore. In Hour Two, the team shares a sermon from Pastor Quintin Stieff of Valley Church in Des Moines, in which he explains what the Bible says about itself. Does it actually claim to be God’s word?
Grow a Backbone, Mr. President! | Guest: Daniel...
Steve goes off on the president constantly backing down to the liars on both sides of the aisle and reveals why Trump actually wants a Senate hearing to take a final stand like Brett Kavanaugh did. Then, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that asks whether we should pumpkin spice all the things and if the latest Star Wars film can save the trilogy. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to offer his thoughts on the president’s precarious situation and how he should meet it head-on.
The Time for Civil Disobedience Is Nigh? | Gues...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss the disturbing case of a Texas father being barred from intervening in his ex-wife’s plan to chemically castrate their 7-year-old son. Then, Sarah Quale, president of Personhood Alliance, joins the program to discuss the latest trends surrounding abortion and the pro-life movement. In Hour Two, the team proceeds with the weekly ritual of Fake News or Not? and views the latest Star Wars trailer for Pop Culture Tuesday.
The 2020 Election & the Infallible GOP? | Guest...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down a weekend full of Democrat infighting, Kamala Harris falling victim to a not-so-difficult question on CNN, and Beto O’Rourke going even further off the rails with his stance … on the availability of menstruation products?! Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss the latest polling trends in Iowa among the Democrats – does Pete Buttigieg have a real chance? In Hour Two, the team talks to listeners about how conservatives would respond to GOP senators turning their backs on Trump supporters and removing the president from the equation ahead of the 2020 election.
Don’t Run a QB Sneak on a Bum Ankle! | Guest: D...
Steve, Todd, Aaron, and special guest D.C. McAllister break down this week’s Democrat lunacy and attempt to answer several existential questions about Millennials. D.C. then takes the stand and provides a definitive, concise response to the myth of “toxic masculinity." In Hour Two, Todd and Aaron gang up on Steve over the play call that led to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes' serious knee injury.
A Declining Christian Population? | Guest: Kevi...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament President Trump’s pathetic letter to Turkish President Erdogan before delving into Theology Thursday and an alarming demographic shift with a visit from actor Kevin Sorbo, star of the new film "The Reliant." In Hour Two, the team looks at watershed moments in an evolving Christian worldview before Aaron brings a much-needed break from politics with three pop culture questions.
It’s About Power. Don’t You Forget It! | Guest:...
The team sifts through the ashes of Tuesday’s Democratic debate and reveals how “The Squad’s” support of Bernie Sanders ties into other leftist initiatives and illustrates the simple truth about progressivism. Then, the guys play an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold? that touches on everything from political appointments to college football to the best Halloween films of all time. Finally, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to provide an update on the Supreme Court’s oxymoronic battles with district courts.
Marriage Is Becoming an Exclusive Club | Guest:...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine the ongoing phenomenon of mainstream media threatening the stability of the economy with so-called “bombshell reports” about the president. Then, Brad Wilcox of the National Marriage Project joins the program to provide updates on the changing demographics of married couples and the latest divorce and fertility trends. In Hour Two, the team has some fun with the weekly round of Fake News or Not? and delves into the film "Kingsman" for Pop Culture Tuesday.
A Bridge Too Far for Trump | Guest: Bob Vander ...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron dissect the president’s apparent change of heart on the situation in northern Syria, and Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to illustrate how Trump’s decision to leave Christians in the line of fire could isolate his most loyal base, evangelicals. In Hour Two, the team debates whether playing Fortnite is a viable career path in the same way that being a professional bowler or billiards player is.
Kneel for the Anthem, Stand for the Chinese | 1...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome Blaze Media White House correspondent Jon Miller to the program to discuss and lament the leftist candidates’ continued descent into madness as well as the NBA’s misplaced priorities and Fox News’ latest Trump poll. In Hour Two, Steve responds to a message from a listener who accuses him of being a subpar Christian and conservative for being critical of President Trump.
The President Crosses a Dangerous Line | Guest:...
Steve and the team analyze President Trump’s controversial statement on the military’s withdrawal from Kurdish territory in the Middle East. Has the president put his re-election hopes in serious jeopardy? Then, Aaron asks non-political questions that Steve answers precisely as you’d expect a sports fan like him to. In Hour Two, Carl Kerby, producer of the "Debunked" theology video series, joins the program to answer the question, “How accurate is the Bible?”
A Dilemma for American Christians & 'Chief' Tri...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron debate how Christians in America are supposed to reconcile the good that President Trump has done for our country with his decision to abandon their brethren in the Middle East to the hostile Turks. Then, the team opens the phone lines to play an Elizabeth Warren-inspired trivia game that Steve dubs “Chief” Trivia. In Hour Two, a far-reaching game of Buy, Sell or Hold? ensues.
Breaking Down 'Joker' | Guest: Ryan Mauro | 10/...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament the NBA’s apparent support of communist China over the freedom protesters in Hong Kong. Then, the team breaks down one of the year’s most anticipated films, "Joker." Be aware, numerous spoilers will be dropped. In Hour Two, Ryan Mauro of the Clarion Project joins the program to discuss the White House’s insane decision to abandon America’s Kurdish allies to the whims of Turkey’s Islamist President Erdogan. The show wraps up with the latest round of Fake News or Not?
Woke Culture Is Loser Culture | Guest: Bob Vand...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament how the United States has outright abandoned a loyal ally in the Middle East, and Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to outline the proper response to "drag queen story hour." In Hour Two, the team delves deep into Glenn Beck’s Ukraine special and speculates as to what the tangled web of half-truths and corrupt officials could mean for both President Trump and Joe Biden, who was at the center of it all.
'Eat the Babies!' & Drag Queen Story Hour | Gue...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome Shannon Joy to the program and talk about **** Democrats say, the Biden issue, and predictions on Elizabeth Warren’s future success in the Democratic primary. Also, is the “eat the babies” video clip real or just a plant? In Hour Two, Steve responds to a listener who talks about Drag Queen Story Hour and what we should do to join our local library boards to prevent this from happening in our areas.
The Joke Is Really on You | Guest: John Zmirak ...
Video of Botham Jean’s brother is going viral after he said he loves Jean's killer as a human and she should give her life to Christ. John Zmirak, author of "The Politically Incorrect Guide to Catholicism," joins us to talk about immigration and the pope. Today on Theology Thursday we ask the question: Are we ready to even have a conversation? Does the Left see itself in the new "Joker" movie?
Buy, Sell, or Hold On to Your (Pink) Shirt | 10...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss a multitude of issues from Beto O’Rourke’s desperation to President Trump’s evangelical shills to Steve’s hot pink shirt. In Hour Two, the team plays an extended game of Buy, Sell, or Hold, and Steve pushes Todd completely over the edge with his taste in music.
The Relentless Changing Times | Guest: Sean Dav...
Steve and the team examine yet another social justice story that hits far too close to home. Then, Sean Davis, co-founder of The Federalist, joins the program to provide a new perspective on the Trump-Ukraine investigation. In Hour Two, Steve delves into a question posed by a Washington Post anchor, the team holds its own side to account in Fake News or Not?, and Steve lays bare the truth behind the state of California challenging the NCAA’s business model.
Combatting Crime & Managing Marriage | Guest: G...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down a weekend full of leftists muddying the waters of every previously cut-and-dry issue. Then, activist Geoff Rogers joins the program to provide an update on his organization’s ongoing crusade against child sex trafficking and pornography. In Hour Two, Steve opens the phone lines to help answer a listener’s question about how he should approach a marriage to a person with whom he disagrees politically.
Deace Group & Steve’s Take on Homeschooling | G...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome Shannon Joy to the program to break down a week in which liberals screamed about climate change, howled about impeachment, and … spoke for the trees? In Hour Two, Steve answers a listener’s email asking him how new parents should approach the prospect of homeschooling their children.
Climate Craziness | Guest: Daniel Turner | 9/26/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss the whistleblower's complaint that broadly alleges Trump is using the power of his office to solicit foreign interference in the U.S. election. They discuss how they are not going to take any of this seriously unless proven true. The crew welcomes Daniel Turner, president of Power of the Future, to talk about global warming.
'Cancel Culture' Hits Close to Home | Guest: Da...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament a pair of stories: One dominating headlines as Democrats call for President Trump’s impeachment (again), and the other is a local story from Des Moines, Iowa, involving a newspaper attempting to destroy a man raising funds for children's medical research. Then Daniel Horowitz joins the program, his unrelenting exasperation threatening to reach new lows. In Hour Two, the team plays an extended game of "Buy, Sell, or Hold?"
The Crux of Climate-Induced Chaos? | Guest: Dav...
Steve and the team reveal the truth behind climate activist Greta Thunberg’s movement and why the Right has routinely lost to people like this in public institutions. Then David Yepsen of “Iowa Press” joins the program to provide additional insight into the intensifying race between Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren. In Hour Two, the team wraps up the discussion of Biden before taking a needed break from politics with Pop Culture Tuesday.
It’s All Downhill From Here (For the Dems) | Gu...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down a weekend full of wild moments from the so-called “climate strike,” and Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss the state of the Democratic primary from an Iowan’s perspective. In Hour Two, the team debates whether Sen. Elizabeth Warren will be able to capitalize on her rise in the polls ahead of the Iowa Caucus.
Grandpa Joe, Hillary 2.0, or the Field? | Guest...
Has the Democrat cray-cray flown off the charts again this week? Steve, Todd, Aaron, and special guest Nate Madden examine a week in which Beto O’Rourke’s commentary on gun confiscation was just the tip of the iceberg. In Hour Two, Steve reveals why the ongoing debate over American exceptionalism is all the proof you need as to why America is exceptional.
Proving the Existence of God | 9/19/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down Justin Trudeau’s "brownface" fiasco and Pete Buttigieg’s outright lie before taking a break from politics and answering Aaron’s three pop culture questions. In Hour Two, the goal is very simple: Prove that God is real in a world where people face challenges to their faith around every corner.
There’s More to Life Than Making Millions Playi...
Steve gets on his soapbox about how “conservative” media and prominent Republicans shilling for candidates who aren’t truly conservative is nothing new. Then, during Buy, Sell, or Hold?, he and Todd go for each other’s throats over, of all things, professional Fortnite players. In Hour Two, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to tell the unvarnished truth about those who want both gun control and lighter punishments for violent offenders.
Non-Senator Kamala Harris? | 9/17/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron wonder if Kamala Harris can legally travel to Iowa to campaign now that her home state has banned travel there for state employees. Then, Steve examines a report that supposedly offers some proof that Christine Blasey Ford was coerced by the Left to take on Brett Kavanaugh. In Hour Two, the team holds its own side to account with the latest round of Fake News or Not? And Steve shares his thoughts on California’s impending law that would allow amateur athletes to profit off their likenesses.
The Left Reaps What It Sows | Guest: Bob Vander...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss Beto O’Rourke’s insane admission that he will, if given the power, take away your AR-15s and AK-47s by force. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss Brett Kavanaugh, Roe v. Wade, and a serial killer who might be worse than Gosnell in Pete Buttigieg’s backyard. In Hour Two, Steve opens the phone lines for listeners to share their thoughts on people in their lives who, time and again, fall victim to confirmation bias.
Which Democrat Is Most Dangerous? | Guest: D.C....
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome D.C. McAllister to the program to debate who won the most recent Democratic debate as well as determine which candidate, if elected, would be the biggest threat to the freedoms we currently enjoy. In Hour Two, Steve changes his tune (sort of) on the president’s plan to ban flavored e-cigarettes, and Aaron brings to light some common misconceptions about libertarianism.
Self-Control, Not Total Neutrality, Keeps Socie...
Steve and the team lament the utter lack of self-control being displayed by six vaping nitwits AND the president. Also, Matthew Peterson of the Claremont Institute joins the program to discuss how America’s public institutions are corrupting the next generation with no repercussion. In Hour Two, Steve delves into the sovereignty of God for Theology Thursday, and Aaron poses three nonpolitical questions for a much-needed break from the chaos of contemporary America.
Have We Forgotten 9/11? | Guest: Daniel Horowit...
Aaron’s montage looks back on the sights and sounds of September 11, 2001, and Steve poses the question of whether Americans truly remember the significance of this atrocity. In Hour Two, the team examines proposals from the worlds of politics, sports, and popular culture in Buy, Sell, or Hold? And Daniel Horowitz joins the program to discuss John Bolton’s departure as national security adviser as well as President Trump’s evolving foreign policy stance.
Nurture, Not Nature, Is the Key | Guest: Stephe...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron break down the stories of a former spy under fire for sharing information from a known anti-Semitic website as well as an impending watershed moment in the pro-life movement. Then, Stephen Black, a ministry director and author who left the LGBTQ+ community, joins the program to describe his faith transformation. In Hour Two, Steve shares his take on the breaking news that John Bolton has resigned as national security adviser, and the team holds its own side to account in Fake News or Not?
You Have Just One Question | Guest: Bob Vander ...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron navigate a weekend full of pointless protests, slips of the leftist tongue, and challenges to the president. Then, Bob Vander Plaats joins the program to discuss the fundamental disconnect within Pete Buttigieg’s supposed ideology. In Hour Two, Steve opens the phone lines to ask listeners what they would ask if they could pose one question on the Democratic debate stage.
The Crazy Is Off the Charts | Guest: Chris Pand...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome Blaze Media's Chris Pandolfo to the program and collectively sift through the laundry list of wild and crazy things the Democrats said this past week. Lo and behold, one member of the team rates the cray-cray as an imperfect 10 out of 10! In Hour Two, for Feedback Friday, Steve outlines exactly what makes a right a right and how that definition defines him as a conservative and libertarian.
Climate “Chaos," Social Media Scandal, & Theolo...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine some wild stories from CNN’s climate town hall and break down how leftists seem to love certain people who don’t share their views. Then, Brent Bozell, president of the Media Research Center, joins the program to illustrate the thought process of social media giants and how they are manipulating public opinion without repercussion. In Hour Two, Steve delves into Theology Thursday and illuminates yet another generational divide that must be bridged.
What We’re (Not) Learning from Brexit | Guest: ...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron lament the things that our country should be learning (but isn’t) from the elites of Britain who are preventing Brexit from taking place. We’re working ourselves, as a country, into a place where the people will have no power at all. In Hour Two, the team examines a series of proposals from the world of sports and popular culture in the weekly game of "Buy, Sell, or Hold?" Then, Daniel Horowitz joins the program to discuss the simple things that a REAL conservative party would have been doing over the past three years.
Laboring Through the Weekend | Guest: Ken Cucci...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron examine a weekend slammed by a killer hurricane, a mass shooting sparking another round of cries for gun control, and a liberal pundit stating the obvious about the Constitution. Then, Ken Cuccinelli, director of Citizenship and Immigration Services, joins the program to tell the unvarnished truth about the situation at the border. In Hour Two, the team examines a clip of Fox News' Neil Cavuto for "Fake News or Not?" And Steve discusses an alarming trend among younger evangelicals.
Exposed Leftists Won’t Own Up to Their Lies | G...
Sara Gonzales and Jason Buttrill discuss MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell’s embarrassing claim about Trump and his half-hearted apology, and comedian Jamie Kilstein joins the program to illustrate what reaching across the aisle really looks like. In Hour Two, the team explains that the Supreme Court, while failing to become more conservative under Trump, might actually be functioning impartially (like it’s supposed to). Lastly, what is really happening in Rep. Ilhan Omar’s shady private life (beyond the alleged immigration fraud)?
If We Were Moderating the Next Democratic Debat...
Steve and the crew look back on the craziest things Democrat candidates have said during the debates thus far and reveal what their three questions would be if they were moderating the next debate. Then, Daniel Horowitz brings forth his weekly message of doom. In Hour Two, the team puts everything from pumpkin spice vinegar to civil war up for discussion in 'Buy, Sell, or Hold?'
The Polls Are NOT America | Guest: David Fowler...
Steve and the team break down the contradictory polls that have clouded the Democratic race and the ripple effect of Joe Walsh announcing his candidacy for the GOP nomination. Then, David Fowler of the Family Action Council of Tennessee joins the program to explain why one court case is not sufficient to decide the issue of abortion once and for all. In Hour Two, Steve delves into Pop Culture Tuesday and reveals why he strongly encouraged his son to play football this fall.
Deac-ian Economics 101 | 8/26/19
Steve, Todd, and Aaron reveal the simple truth behind Joe Walsh’s primary challenge to President Trump and why the death of David Koch is more of a blow to the Left than the Right. The team then delves into the economy and opens the phone lines to determine whether the U.S. is really on the brink of a major financial crisis.
America Is Digging Its Own Economic Grave | Gue...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron welcome in Shannon Joy to break down the week that was in the Democrats’ fantasy world and debate whether a recession or full-blown depression is nigh. Steve lays bare the truth about tariffs and how China can (and will) drag the U.S. into economic turmoil to force the Americans into signing a more favorable trade deal. Finally, the team responds to listener feedback, and Steve continues his quest to “pumpkin spice all the things.”
Combating the Social Justice Gospel | Guest: Ca...
Steve, Todd, and Aaron discuss Alyssa Milano’s decidedly oxymoronic bragging about the abortions she had in the 1990s. She probably has a lot more guilt than she lets on. Then, Pastor Cary Gordon joins the program to discuss a new film project called “Enemies Within: The Church," which intends to expose the dangerous hypocrisy of the “social justice gospel.” In Hour Two, Steve continues the discussion on the future of the church, and Aaron poses a trio of non-political questions.