Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Jason missed the show on Tuesday, so he and Michael talk 'The Bachelor' today.
What’s Trending: Covington Catholic’s Nick Sandmann finally allowed to speak, a whole lot of posturing from Theresa Mosqueda’s office, new Washington State distracted driving stats bring more questions than answers and the California Senate banning the use of ‘his’ and ‘her’ \ Washington ranks DEAD LAST among lower 48 for driving … why don’t drivers in our area have a voice? \ A group of students broke into song on a Ryanair flight and Jason finds a way to criticize it and TSA workers ramp up their protests.
What’s Trending: A Republican is leading a failed death penalty charge, MSNBC and CNN believe the MAGA hat is equivalent to KKK hoods, ‘The View’ defends the media’s push of the fake Buzzfeed story and the Covington students false narrative, United Airlines failed to protect a teen from sexual assault and is getting sued for it and Trump and Pelosi battle over the SOTU address. \ Big Local: Auburn family’s security cameras were hacked, a dying puppy with a bucket list may NOT be dying and Scout, Amazon’s latest delivery service, is being rolled out in Snohomish County. \ Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says Trump isn’t racist … but he is racist … but he’s not …. He’s just a ‘Grand Wizard’
Erickson represents the 42nd Legislative District in Washington state ... He joins the show to talk about his criticism with Senate Bill 5326, the 'booth rental' bill.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Jason spies some odd personell decisions being made in Theresa Mosqueda's office and a WSU professor may have insulted the Jason Rantz Show.
What’s Trending: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez argues the world will end in 12 years due to Climate Change, SCOTUS allows transgender military ban to go into effect, Inslee talks Climate Change in New Hampshire, Rep. Dan Griffey drops by to talk about his proposed sexual assault legislation, CBS rejected a proposed Super Bowl ad that called for legalized medical marijuana and Jason insults the memory of Edgar Martinez, who just got elected to the Hall of Fame. \ Seattle City Council is pushing forward with unpopular legislation tolling bike lanes – This is not what its people want. \ Edmonds is banning single-use plastic containers, and that means you’re going to be paying more at restaurants.
What’s Trending: Kim Wyman now has support for pushing up the Washington primary, Trump explains why Sarah Sanders is no longer doing pressers, tons of plastic is washing up on the coast of Oregon, SCOTUS rejects the former-Bremerton Football Coach’s appeal over prayer, apparently stay-at-home moms aren’t making nearly enough money and eye doctors in New Orleans are giving out free exams to NFL refs. \ Big Local: Kitsap County now a top destination for Seattleites, Cle Elum mom gives birth to a baby on the side of the road and parents in Clark County worry about the Measles outbreak. \ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez believes billionaires are evil monsters who do nothing but swim in money and eat the poor.
What’s Trending: Covington cancels school due to threats and safety concerns, students hate toxic masculinity yet can’t define it, SCOTUS allows transgender military ban to go into effect and TSA union leaders push for a reopen of government. \ KIRO Radio’s Hanna Scott breaks down the gun and weed bills in Olympia. \ The Democrats can’t stand that Howard Schultz is planning on running for president as an Independent.
Griffey is proposing legislation that would eliminate the statute of limitations for certain felony sex offenses
Monday, January 21, 2019
Jason reviews the Razzie Awards, which is the opposite of the Oscars, PLUS Jason and Tom talk BREXIT and the rough weekend from the media.
Brent Schur from Washington Free Beacon talks about Kamala Harris' weird presidential campaign announcment.
What’s Trending: Media messes up a story about high school students allegedly harassing a Native American man, King County’s tips when it comes to fentanyl overdoses probably won’t help anyone, Tiana Lowe (DC Examiner) walks us through Trump’s border wall compromise and locals were forced to clean up the mess homeless people made in Licton Springs. \ Ben Shapiro lost a podcast sponsor after the media drastically takes his comments out of context – Progressives don’t realize that conservatives can take away sponsors, too. \ Women’s March protestors were able to ignore blatant anti-Semitism this weekend and march for feminism.
What’s Trending: Buzzfeed is defending its reporting, Inslee facing mixed reception from New Hampshire Democrats, Journalists and celebrities tried deleting their tweets after condemning the Catholic kids they thought ‘harassed’ a Native American man, Kamala Harris decided to run for president and 21 confirmed case of Measles in Clark County. \ Big Local: Senior citizens in Milton almost pulled one over on the city, crime is down in Puyallup and new police dogs in Tacoma will be protected by ballistic vests. \ The time for conversation is over: The Democrats need to come to the table to end the shutdown.
What’s Trending: Ben Shapiro faces calls for boycott, Brent Schur (Washington Free Beacon) drops in to talk about Kamala Harris’ odd presidential campaign announcement and Seattle Opera is offering useless free tickets to furloughed federal workers. \ The media got it wrong this weekend by accusing the high school kids of ‘harassing’ a Native American man. \ Woman marched this weekend despite known anti-Semites like Tamika Mallory and Linda Sarsour leading the charge.
Tiana Lowe with the DC Examiner stops by to take us through how Democrats are reacting to President Trump's border wall compromise.
Friday, January 18, 2019
Jason and Tom break down the last interview of the show with Womxn's March organizer Liz Hunter-Keller. Jason also gives a behind-the-scenes look at his interview on Tucker Carlson AND plays back the entire thing.
Kent Mayer Dana Ralph is fighting Sound Transit to keep them from taking out the brand new Dick's Drive-in.
What’s Trending: Buzzfeed report claims Trump asked Cohen to lie about Trump Tower meeting, Jason reviews the movie, ‘Glass,’ Sen. O’Ban sponsoring a bill advocating for elections for Sound Transit and Pramilla Jayapal continues to blame GOP for shutdown. \ Jason was on Tucker Carlson last night and had some advice for the city of Seattle. \ Seattle PD came out with a video urging a killer to come forward and CNN’s Anderson Cooper implies something is a prominent Democrat’s fault.
What’s Trending: White House officials aren’t categorically denying the Buzzfeed article’s credibility, a bill introduced for high-speed rail authority in the Northwest, The Seahawks new backup QB is Jason’s new favorite player, Turns out voting fraud laws are still a thing and Zulily replaces Xbox as the new Seattle Sounders’ sponsor. \ BIG LOCAL: Yakima Police Department doesn’t track illegal immigrant crime … How do we know illegal immigrants don’t commit more crime? That, and Bellingham removed more than 100 trees deemed to be health hazards and a Vancouver man jumped off a cruise ship. \ The media focuses solely on the Women’s March while completely ignoring the March for Life.
What’s Trending: The Mueller team disputing Buzzfeed’s reporting, Students who brought a ‘Trump 2020’ banner to a basketball game are under fire, Jason liked the new movie, ‘Glass,’ and Jason breaks down his interview on Tucker Carlson. \ Kent Mayor Dana Ralph calls in to talk about her fight against Sound Transit taking out the new Dick’s Drive-in. \ Tomorrow is one of Seattle’s two Women’s Marches – Liz Hunter-Keller is the communications chair for Seattle Womxn’s March and she joins the show.