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Every weeknight we take on the issues of the day and visit with guests

Every weeknight we take on the issues of the day and visit with guests

Location:

St. Louis, MO

Genres:

World News

Networks:

Westwood One

Description:

Every weeknight we take on the issues of the day and visit with guests

Language:

English

Contact:

1-866-962-4566


Episodes

Big Foot & Work Culture

1/22/2021
A House Representative from Oklahoma has introduced a bill to create Bigfoot hunting season. Host Ryan Wrecker examines the proposal before explaining how Silicon Valley has ruined work culture. Hear why Joe Exotic claims President Trump failed to pardon him. We also re-air Charlie Brennan’s 1995 interview with legendary radio disc jockey Wolfman Jack and Kevin Killeen’s newest “Whole ‘Nother Story.” See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:41:42

Dr. Augusto Lopez-Claros

1/22/2021
Dr. Augusto Lopez-Claros, International Economist for the World Bank and author of "Global Governance," joins host Ryan Wrecker for the full hour to provide ambitious but reasonable proposals for effective international governance. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:56

Caleb Kruckenberg & Dr. Dilip Jeste

1/21/2021
Caleb Kruckenberg, Litigation Counsel for the New Civil Liberties Alliance, joins host Ryan Wrecker to analyze the power of the CDC and the potential for dangerous overreach. Dr. Dilip Jeste, author of “Wiser: The Scientific Roots of Wisdom, Compassion, and What Makes Us Good,” shares his insight on the exploration of the neurobiology and the psychology of wisdom. Ryan also discusses KSDK Sports Director Frank Cusumano’s story about a local 6-year-old NHL goal horn savant. If you like what...

Duration:00:41:22

Masks & Jacks

1/21/2021
President Joe Biden and White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki show and state why it’s OK to disobey a mask mandate. Host Ryan Wrecker plays legendary radio disc jockey Wolfman Jack’s 1995 interview with KMOX’s Charlie Brennan in honor of what would be his 83rd birth day. Finally, hear Kevin Killeen’s newest “Whole ‘Nother Story” about a local boy from North County who instinctively saved his 22-month-old brother’s life. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:29

Checks & Wrecks

1/21/2021
How long will it take President Joe Biden to send out another round of stimulus checks? Host Ryan analyzes the issue before discussing why some Missourians have been asked to give back COVID-related payments. He also explains why he thinks shutting down outdoor dining contributed to California's COVID-19 surge. Later, Ryan sifts through tonight’s local news about an innocent St. Louis motorist killed in a hit-and-run amid an adjacent police pursuit. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:42:28

Todd Bensman

1/21/2021
Todd Bensman, Senior National Security Fellow at the Center for Immigration Studies and author of the forthcoming book "America’s Covert Border War," joins host Ryan Wrecker to discuss the changes coming to immigration policies. Later, hear highlights from new White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki’s first briefing. Ryan also voices disdain over former President Trump’s pardoning of corrupt Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:41:04

Brad Young & Daniel Turner

1/20/2021
KMOX legal analyst Brad Young of Harris Dowell Fisher & Young joins host Ryan Wrecker to discuss the role of the courts moving forward, the most important Senator and Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner’s newest rejected appeal. Daniel Turner, founder and Executive Director of Power the Future, outlines the big mistake President Joe Biden is making by canceling the Keystone Pipeline. Ryan also discusses some of former President Trump’s final pardons and downtown St. Louis’ cowardly catalytic...

Duration:00:40:52

Inauguration Day

1/20/2021
Today, Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. Host Ryan Wrecker analyzes his speech, points out obscure observations from the day’s coverage and takes calls on the matter. He also shares an interesting part of history centered on a nuclear football. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at 800-925-1120. Like and follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RyanWreckerRadio/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy...

Duration:00:40:42

What Would You Tell Pres. Trump?

1/20/2021
Host Ryan Wrecker continues to takes calls regarding what listener’s would like to say to President Trump as he prepares to leave the White House. We then replay both Kevin Killeen’s newest “Whole ‘Nother Story” regarding tomorrow’s Inauguration and our earlier interview with local watchdog Tom Sullivan. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:01

President Trump’s Farewell Address

1/20/2021
Hear President Donald Trump’s full farewell address from earlier today. Host Ryan Wrecker then takes calls regarding what listener’s would like to say to Trump as he prepares to leave the White House. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at 800-925-1120. Like and follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RyanWreckerRadio/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:35

Susan Burrowes & David Dozier

1/19/2021
Susan Burrowes, author of “Off the Rails: One Family’s Journey through Teen Addiction,” joins host Ryan Wrecker to discuss her award-winning memoir about her daughter’s decline and subsequent treatment. David Dozier, scholar of public relations and communication management and professor emeritus in the School of Journalism and Media Studies at San Diego State University, examines how fake news has become an American phenomenon. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM....

Duration:00:41:22

Farewell 45 & Tom Sullivan

1/19/2021
Tonight is President Donald Trump’s final night as Commander in Chief. Host Ryan Wrecker reflects on his accomplishments and takes callers’ opinions on his term in the White House. Local watchdog Tom Sullivan discusses tonight’s St. Louis County Council meeting and provides the latest with the battle for the chair. Hear Kevin Killeen’s newest “Whole ‘Nother Story” regarding Inauguration Day. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at...

Duration:00:40:55

Vaccine Tiers, Rich Rubino, Kevin Killeen

1/19/2021
First up, host Ryan Wrecker discusses the various vaccine tiers and whether or not you are eligible. Rich Rubino visits the show. Ryan and Rich talk about a wild scenario in office, inauguration, and the transition of power. Lastly, Ryan plays the latest Whole ‘Nother Story from Kevin Killeen. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:12

Listener Calls, Trump’s Executive Order

1/19/2021
Host Ryan Wrecker takes your calls on Trump leaving office, voting, and the latest in politics. Lastly, Ryan previews an executive order from President Trump requesting an ‘American Heroes’ Statue Garden with 244 names. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at 800-925-1120. Like and follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RyanWreckerRadio/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:20

Phillip Goodrich, Inauguration History, Day One Executive Orders

1/18/2021
The first two segments are with historian Phillip Goodrich. Should President Trump attend inauguration? Up next, host Ryan Wrecker goes over Joe Biden’s day one executive orders and then takes a listener call before the top of the hour. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at 800-925-1120. Like and follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RyanWreckerRadio/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:38:59

Merger, Rich Rubino, and Local Woman at Capitol Riot

1/18/2021
Host Ryan Wrecker starts the show discussing local crime and a solution that gets brought up once in a while. Rich Rubino visits the show. Ryan and Rich talk about a wild scenario in office, inauguration, and the transition of power. Lastly, Ryan has a story on a Sullivan woman charged in the Capitol riot. If you like what you hear, we're live weeknights on KMOX 1120AM. We welcome your calls at 800-925-1120. Like and follow on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RyanWreckerRadio/ See...

Duration:00:40:35

Vaccines In School, and It's Like It Was Yesterday

1/18/2021
Ryan opens this hour with your calls on receiving vaccines in elementary school similar to eye and hearing exams. Ryan discusses how your memory allows you to feel like things from 20 years ago just happened. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:05

Foreign Payments, Shane Hewitt, and Vaccine Rollout

1/17/2021
Did foreign governments have any involvement in the attack on the U.S. Capital? Ryan says the FBI thinks it might have happened and he shares some of the details. Ryan joins Shane Hewitt in Canada for their weekly simulcast. The duo discuss the Keystone XL Pipeline, President Trump refusing to go to the Inauguration, and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:06

Too Much News, Chinese Ice Cream, and 90's Music

1/17/2021
There is so much going on this week and Ryan says it’s hard to catch up as another week starts on Overnight America. Following that, Ryan wonders why are we importing ice cream from China after there are reports of Coronavirus coming with Chinese ice cream. Can you believe that 1996 was 25 years ago? Ryan says it’s all irrelevant when you think about music that came out then and it feels like it was yesterday. Ryan winds down the hour with Kevin Killeen’s latest Whole ‘Nother Story. See...

Duration:00:40:08

American Rescue Plan

1/15/2021
President-elect Joe Biden addressed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan this afternoon. Host Ryan Wrecker plays clips and points out that many are still saying $1,400 stimulus checks aren’t enough. Ryan replays his earlier interview with Accuweather meteorologist Matt Benz regarding the incoming arctic blast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:42