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What's Funny! With "The King of Clean" AJ Jamal
MZ invites AJ Jamal to the Saturday Special to discuss what's funny.
A.J. Jamal’s success to date is the proven result of many years of hard work. Having served as an engineer for IBM, he learned to take a unique and analytical approach to comedy. A.J. was born to make people laugh and he is a natural at doing so. Being the self-proclaimed, “King Of Clean”, A.J. is best known for his various television appearances on: “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno, HBO’s “Comic Relief ”, “Show Time at the Apollo” and the Ace Award winning television series, “Comic Justice” on Comedy Central. In fact, most people would remember his earlier longtime stint on the critically acclaimed hit show “In Living Color” in which he was famous for his funny parodies alongside the likes of Jamie Fox and Jim Carrey. http://ajjamal.com/
The Best of The Saturday Special
MZ takes a well deserved weekend off. We hope you enjoy this hand-picked episode of The Saturday Special. The sparks fly when MZ mentions that Michael Savage might be coming to ZBS.
Dealing with A Rogue Nuclear Threat. Is America Behind the Curve?
Rebecca fills in for Michael Zwerling and invites Colonel David S Maxwell to discuss the growing threat posed by North Korea. Growing instability in the Korean Peninsula is causing concern amongst world leaders. What is the next step?
David S. Maxwell is the Associate Director of the Center for Security Studies and the Security Studies Program.
He is a 30-year veteran of the US Army retiring as a Special Forces Colonel, with his final assignment serving on the military faculty teaching national security strategy at the National War College. He spent the majority of his military service overseas with nearly 25 years in Asia, primarily in Korea, Japan, and the Philippines, leading organizations from the SF A-Team to the Joint Special Operations Task Force level.
David holds a bachelor of arts degree in Political Science from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and Masters of Military Arts and Science degrees from the US Army Command and General Staff College and the School of Advanced Military Studies and a master of science degree in National Security Studies from the National War College of the National Defense University. He is the author of numerous works on Korea, Special Operations, Foreign Internal Defense, Unconventional Warfare and National Security. He and his family reside in Northern Virginia.
Should We Worry About Patriot Groups?
A recent article in the LA Times has caused a lot of outcry from Americans about their Second Amendment rights. Do certain groups have a tendency towards fanaticism and irrational logic? Do these groups pose the greatest threat to us all? The link to the LA Times article can be found below:
Guest: Rebecca Costa, Author/Sociobiologist- Guns and Violence in our Society, Have We Lost Our Will to Live?
Rebecca has recently authored an article in USA Today that offers a different angle on violence in our society. Is there something that we're missing? This show offers solutions for the problem. Listen to the show and check out her article here http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2013/01/28/suicide-mass-murder/1872833/
Shoot Out in Santa Cruz Leaves Two Officers Dead
Scott Gold and Kim Allyn fill in for MZ. Scott and Kim both served as officers in Santa Cruz County and are the perfect guests for this week. Listen to what two of Santa Cruz County's finest have to say about this tragic case.
The Sleeping Ban- Is Santa Cruz County Becoming a Police State?
MZ invites Anthony Crawley to discuss the "Sleeping Ban" in Santa Cruz. Anthony expresses the view of the average Joe in Santa Cruz. He feels that the officials in our county are enforcing a law that is unfair to the poorest people of society, the homeless. This issue is a hot topic in Santa Cruz County. Listen to what your neighbor had to say.
What did you think of Clint Eastwood's speech at the RNC?
Listen to what your neighbors have to say about the speech given by American Icon Clint Eastwood. His recent speech has caused a firestorm of comments from the media. Take a listen for yourself and let us know what you think!