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There is always someone doing something stupid somewhere. Dive deeper than the headlines and the party lines, as Jason Chaffetz takes on American life, politics, and entertainment. Join the former Chair of the House Oversight Committee, FOX News Contributor and two-time New York Times Best Selling Author every Wednesday as he sheds light on the news and makes some predictions along the way. You never know who will drop in.

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There is always someone doing something stupid somewhere. Dive deeper than the headlines and the party lines, as Jason Chaffetz takes on American life, politics, and entertainment. Join the former Chair of the House Oversight Committee, FOX News Contributor and two-time New York Times Best Selling Author every Wednesday as he sheds light on the news and makes some predictions along the way. You never know who will drop in.

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Episodes
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Lucas Tomlinson: Seize Your Opportunity

5/26/2024
Today, Jason brings on FOX News Correspondent, Lucas Tomlinson, for a conversation on Lucas' inspiring journey from serving his country to making his way up the ranks at FOX. He shares how his relationship with FOX News National Security Correspondent Jennifer Griffin changed the course of his life. Lucas relives some of the hardest, most riveting, and most interesting stories he covered as a journalist. Plus, Jason tells the story of Staff Sgt. Gordon Black, who was arrested in May and accused of stealing personal property after traveling to Vladivostok, Russia from South Korea. Bringing On The Stupid: Insane Food Prices At The Formula One Miami Grand Prix. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:53:16

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The Wolves of K Street: The Secret History of How Big Money Took Over Big Government

5/19/2024
Jason brings on Wall Street Journal reporter Brody Mullins to discuss his new book, The Wolves of K Street: The Secret History of How Big Money Took Over Big Government. They discuss the rise of corporate power in Washington, D.C., beginning with the Nixon administration and its dynamic shift upon former President Trump's arrival in Washington. Brody also sheds light on how a good lobbyist could ghostwrite a bill or even secretly kill a piece of legislation supported by the president, both houses of Congress, and many Americans. Jason also delves deep into the political corruption of the Pritzker family and their involvement funding the pro-Palestinian protests on college campuses. Bringing On The Stupid: Runner Disqualified As Marathon Winner For Receiving Water Bottle From Dad Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:37

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Celebrating Mother's Day With Dr. Nicole Saphier

5/12/2024
On this Mother's Day, Jason brings on FOX News Contributor and Associate Professor of Radiology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Nicole Saphier to discuss her new book, Love, Mom: Inspiring Stories Celebrating Motherhood. They discuss Dr. Saphier's inspirational story of overcoming the odds in her untraditional path to motherhood. Plus, Nicole shares other inspirational stories of mothers in the FOX community. Jason also breaks down the latest developments from the hush-money payment trial of former President Trump in New York. Bringing On The Stupid: 73-Year-Old Florida Man Hits Police Officer With A Cheeseburger Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:51:40

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Jillian Michaels: You Don't Need Ozempic

5/5/2024
This week, Jason takes a break from hardcore news and politics to bring on one of the world's most famous fitness gurus, businesswomen, and certified nutrition and wellness consultant Jillian Michaels. Jillian reveals why America is currently in a health crisis and why the remedies lie in a healthy diet, good sleep, and regular fitness routine instead of artificial drugs and shortcuts. Plus, she warns about the long-term effects Ozempic could have on millions of people in the decades to come. Later, Jason pontificates on how the rise of A.I. and deep fakes could affect the future of politics. Bringing On The Stupid: A Florida woman charges $10,000 an hour to attend events as a mermaid. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:25

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The Never Ending Need For Oversight In Washington, D.C.

4/28/2024
This week, Jason sits down with Michael Howell, the Executive Director of the Heritage Oversight Project. Launched in January 2022, the Oversight Project is Heritage’s investigative and oversight arm. Jason and Michael discuss their shared work on oversight and reminisce on Jason's time as Chairman of the House Oversight Committee. Plus, Jason shares how the summer cicada story could affect millions of people and why President Biden doesn't care about the border crisis. Bring On The Stupid: A Drag Queen Story Hour, for children. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:16

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The Faces Behind The Viral Sensation

4/21/2024
Have you heard of the Scarlotta Twins? After Jason’s interview with the viral brothers, JoJo and Nicky Scarlotta, you’ll get to know a little more about them. JoJo and Nicky detail how they discovered their shared passion for creating content and how they cultivated such a large social media presence. Plus, they provide insight on how to make a living off TikTok while remaining cognizant of how social media differs from real life. Jason emphasizes his frustration with the Biden Administration's handling of the evolving war in the Middle East and the United States’ relationship with known allies. He also highlights why he believes President Biden’s stance on foreign conflicts is reminiscent of President Obama’s policies. Bringing On The Stupid: As a resident of the Intermountain West, Jason loves partaking in the immense beauty of the nature around him. So, of course, he had to highlight the stupidity of two men who were caught on camera vandalizing rock formations at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Follow Jason on X: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:14

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Former Congressman Jody Hice On A Return To "Regular Order"

4/14/2024
Jason is joined by his former colleague and friend, former Congressman Jody Hice (R-GA) as they discuss Hice's new book Sacred Trust: Election Integrity and the Will of the People. Rep. Hice shares the top concerns he has with how the government is functioning, and why he believes a return to "regular order" is desperately needed. Later, Jody looks back on his beginnings as the son of a Georgia laborer, his rise to the headlines as a pastor that fought the IRS, and how he originally made his way to Congress. Bring On The Stupid: The Biden administration appointing Zakiya Carr Johnson as the State Department’s new Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, who made her career in slamming America for perpetuating a system based in "patriarchy and colonialism". Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:14

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Doug Collins Knows What’s Wrong With Congress

4/7/2024
It’s time for Jason to dial up his good friend and former colleague, former Congressman Doug Collins (R-GA)! They reminisce on their experience serving in Congress together and emphasize that despite frequent dysfunction behind the House chambers, it was the founder’s original intent to have an arduous legislative process. Jason and Congressman Collins also highlight a few key points about how modern news and social media have negatively impacted Congress and the changes they would make to improve the institution. Bring On The Stupid: A recent Daily Mail poll shows only 38% of voters think President Biden will be alive at the end of a second term and more than one-third believe Vice President Harris will be president by January 2029. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:55

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Charly Arnolt Asks For What She Wants

3/31/2024
Jason sits down with the former moderator of ESPN's First Take and the Host of 'Outkick The Morning,' Charly Arnolt. They discuss how her upbringing influenced her passion for journalism and her career trajectory from a local to a national television station. Charly reveals a telling anecdote about the importance of not being afraid to ask for what you want. She also shares how her show on Outkick helps her adapt to the evolving media landscape. Later, Jason analyzes the collapse of the Francis Key Scott bridge and Ronna McDaniel's terminated contract at MSNBC. Bring On The Stupid: The Biden Administration's decision to contract with an outside group that specializes in restorative justice for sex crimes whose "owner" advocates for abolishing the sex offender registry for the Pentagon's rape prevention office. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:49:31

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Matt Taibbi: This Is How To Save Trust In Journalism

3/24/2024
It’s official, former President Trump is the presumptive 2024 Republican presidential nominee. Jason sits down with Independent Journalist Matt Taibbi, who recently released a long-form piece detailing the specifics of what the power players in Washington will do to stop former President Trump from reentering the White House. Matt sheds light on how he made a seemingly quick jump from playing in a Russian professional baseball league, to covering politics for The Rolling Stone, to ultimately venturing out on his own. Plus, they discuss how the 2016 Presidential Election fundamentally eroded ethics in journalism and how the industry can innovate its way back to having the public's trust. Plus, Jason offers commentary on the latest mind-blowing policy failures on the immigration crisis. Then he highlights the stupid with the Summer Olympic organizers' decision to not allow athletes to stay in air conditioned rooms in the name of climate change. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:19

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Changing The Game: Senator Tommy Tuberville On NIL Deals In College Sports

3/17/2024
As the United States responds to the crisis in Haiti, Jason applauds Congressman Cory Mills (R-FL) for his hand in rescuing a group of Americans stranded in country. Plus, he “brings on the stupid,” highlighting backlash over a Kansas judge’s ruling in a transgender rights case. Plus, Jason sits down with former Head Football Coach at Auburn University, Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AB) to share his own concerns about the future of college sports and direction of the country. Senator Tuberville and Jason also reminisce on how their paths crossed in their respective College Football careers. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:58

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Joe Concha: The Media Has A Horse in The Race

3/10/2024
Today, Jason sits down with FOX News Contributor, Joe Concha, for a conversation on the state of the 2024 presidential election as well as how biased media coverage has shaped recent events. Plus, they look at whether former President Trump's legal troubles could hurt him with independents. Then, both Concha and Chaffetz reveal if they think President Biden will still be the Democratic nominee in November. Jason honors the career of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who recently announced he would be stepping down from leadership after the 2024 elections. This week's 'Bringing On The Stupid' segment is highlighted by MSNBC's decision to not air any of former President Trump's live events. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:11

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Peter Schweizer: Blood Money - Why the Powerful Turn a Blind Eye While China Kills Americans

3/3/2024
Today, Jason sits down with The President of The Government Accountability Institute, Peter Schweizer for a conversation on his new book, Blood Money: Why the Powerful Turn a Blind Eye While China Kills Americans. After two years of extensive research, Schweizer shares bombshell after bombshell, exposing the Chinese Communist Party’s covert operations in the American drug trade, social justice movement, and medical establishment to sow chaos and deca­dence in the United States. Jason then draws on his experience serving in Congress to give a unique insight into this week's State of the Union address. Jason's 'Brining On The Stupid' segment is highlighted by the Pittsburgh Police Department's decision to no longer respond to 'low-priority calls.' You won't want to miss what they considered low priority! Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:43

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Alex Hogan: Around The World And Back

2/25/2024
As multiple international stories dominate the thehadlines---from tension in the Middle East, the latest on Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine, and China's military presence in the South China Sea, Jason sits down with FOX News Foreign Correspondent Alex Hogan. They discuss Alex's journey through the world of journalism and rise to FOX, as well as how her solo travelling during college uniquely prepared her for her job reporting around the world. Plus, Alex gives the inside scoop on what it is like to cover some of the biggest international stories from around the world's most dangerous locations. Jason also shares the latest from America's border crisis. Plus, he highlights some of the false information in the scare tactics Democrats are using to falsely vilify former President Donald Trump. Then, his 'Bringin On The Stupid Segment' is highlighted by a Borat inspired outfit that raised eyebrows at an Australian equestrian event. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:48

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Congressman Rob Bishop: The Things I Learned In Congress They Never Taught In School

2/18/2024
Jason sits down with former Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT) to discuss his new book The Things I Learned In Congress They Never Taught In School. Rep. Bishop notes how when he finally went to Congress after years of studying and teaching civics, he discovered what he thought he knew about Congress differed greatly from reality. Freshly retired from Congress, Rep. Bishop is candid about disbelief of the dysfunction in Washington. Plus, as tensions rise in the Middle East, Jason gives his analysis on the recent actions of the Houthis in the region. This week's 'Bringin' On The Stupid' segment features President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:53:40

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Coach Courtney Is Making A Difference In People's Lives

2/11/2024
First Thing's First: The harrowing significance of Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's testimony on Capitol Hill. Plus, Jason honors a sniper who heroically saved lives in a hostage situation in Florida. Bring On The Stupid: A shocking story from California's crime crisis. Author of Against The Grain: A Coach's Wisdom On Character, Faith, Family, & Love, Coach Bill Courtney shares his inspirational story and highlights how sports can break down all barriers. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:44

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Nate Foy: Making The Leap

2/4/2024
As tensions heat up in the Middle East amid attacks from Iran led-proxies on U.S. bases, Jason shares his thoughts on the conflict. Plus, he strongly derides the climate activists that vandalized the Mona Lisa. This week, a new recruitment tactic by the military headlines the 'Bringin On The Stupid' segment. Then, FOX News Correspondent Nate Foy joins Jason for a conversation on how Nate made the jump from a weekend anchor job in a small Florida market to covering some of FOX's biggest stories. Nate takes the listener behind the scenes on what it's like to work at FOX and how he's able to accurately cover the network's most important stories. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:15

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Riley Gaines: Overcoming The Odds In & Out Of The Pool

1/28/2024
Jason is joined by the host of the 'Gaines For Girls' podcast on Outkick, 12-time NCAA All-American swimmer and Independent Women’s Forum spokeswoman, Riley Gaines. They discuss her story from having her national championship taken away by transgender swimmer Lia Thomas. Plus, she reveals how athletes were silenced by the NCAA and why she eventually spoke out on the injustice. Is the border crisis getting even worse? Jason shares some of the most shocking data and reveals the real reason why the Biden administration won't stem the tide of illegal immigration. Plus, he gives an overview of the California Senate race that features former Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Steve Garvey and former Chair of the House Intelligence Committee, Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA). Then, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy (D-NJ) is the star of the 'Bringin' On The Stupid' segment. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:35

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The New King Of Saturday Night: Jimmy Failla

1/21/2024
As Congress continuously struggles to fund the government, Jason notes just how much the process has changed since he was a member of Congress. Then he once again highlights the crisis at the border. This week's 'Bringin' On The Stupid' segment stars Fulton County District Attorney Fanni Willis, who is facing allegations of an inappropriate relationship with the lead prosecutor on her case against former President Donald Trump. Then, Jason is joined by the newly named host of FOX News Saturday Night with Jimmy Failla, and host of FOX Across America on FOX Talk, Jimmy Failla. They discuss his rise from taxi cab driver to a FOX News Radio & TV Host, what it takes to make great comedy, and what to expect on Jimmy's new show. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:50:13

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Congressman Chip Roy: Rising To The Occasion

1/14/2024
As the immigration crisis continues to escalate, Jason once again highlights the staggering numbers coming from the southern border. Highlighting the stupid, Jason features Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's failed policies that have led to one of the worst crime crises in the city's history. Then, Jason brings on Congressman Chip Roy (R-TX) for a conversation on life, politics, and faith. They discuss how Congressman Roy first crossed paths with Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on George W. Bush's 2000 presidential campaign as well as his long-standing history in Texas politics. Plus, Congressman Roy reveals where he finds motivation to serve and fight for the next generation in a Congress that is filled with more than a few unsavory characters. Follow Jason on Twitter: @JasonInTheHouse Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:44