How to Talk to Progressives & Populists About What Really Matters: Scott Ott Podcast #30

Donald Trump with Bernie Sanders, Scott Ott Show on Populism and Progressivism
Original Photos: Gage Skidmore

Populism and Progressivism sweeps the land, as Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders give voice to the heart’s cry of so many Americans. Do liberty-lovers, Conservatives, Constitutionalists — even Republicans — have anything useful to say to these folks on the topics of student loan debt, manufacturing jobs, crony capitalism, racial injustice and immigration? Listen to Scott Ott Podcast #30 to learn a basic formula for addressing these concerns.

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Scott Ott Show, Ep. 18

Progressives and populists (Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump) are connecting with millions of people around issues like student loan debt, manufacturing jobs, immigration, crony capitalism and racial justice. Do Conservatives, Republicans and other liberty-lovers have something to say about these issues? In this episode of Scott Ott Show (#18), we approach each one from a Constitutional free-market perspective in a way designed to win friends and influence people.

A Young Feminist Needs Hillary Clinton Like a Fish Needs a Bicycle: Scott Ott Podcast #29

A young feminist needs Hillary Clinton like a fish needs a bicycle. -- Scott OttA young feminist needs Hillary Clinton like a fish needs a bicycle, to paraphrase a saying popularized by former feminist icon Gloria Steinem. On episode #29 of Scott Ott Podcast, we talk with my 27-year-old Progressive daughter, Grace Barron-Martinez about Steinem’s awkward interview with comedian Bill Maher, and former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright’s damnation of Grace and her fellow non-Hillaryites to a special place in Hell. What can Hillary do to turn the tide of youth, and especially young women, toward the one who would become the first female president?

 

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You Are the Face of Liberty: Scott Ott Podcast #28

Uncle Sam by James Montgomery Flagg
Illustration: James Montgomery Flagg

On the heels of a new round of sniping and squabbling among Republican presidential candidates, I offer a new way to approach the whole process…one that could change your frustration to joy. In episode #28 of Scott Ott Podcast, I explain how, “You are the face of liberty. You are the picture of the pursuit of happiness.”

 

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New Hillary Clinton Bumper Sticker Celebrates Stand on Income Inequality

Hillary Clinton bumper sticker, Goldman SachsHill

Hillary Clinton, speaking at a Democratic town hall meeting hosted by CNN’s Anderson Cooper, said she received $675,000 for speeches to Goldman Sachs, the Wall Street finance firm, because “that’s what they offered.”

Nevertheless, she said, Goldman knows that, “I’m going to shut ’em down. I’m going after them. I’m going to jail them if they should be jailed. I’m going to break them up.”

Would Pres. Sanders Bern Down the House, and the Senate? Scott Ott Podcast #27

Bernie Sanders and U.S. Capitol Bldg.
Photos: [Capitol] David Maiolo, [Bernie Sanders] LaborforBernie.org
Would President Bernie Sanders have to Bern down the House…and the Senate…in order to accomplish his socialist purposes. In this episode of Scott Ott Podcast, I talk with my daughter — and Sanders supporter — 27-year-old Grace Barron-Martinez. She explains what she thinks Sen. Sanders means when he says that if Congress won’t cooperate, he’ll go straight to the American people.

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GOP Debate Pre-Game Scott Ott Show, 6-7 p.m. (Eastern), Jan. 28

Scott Ott Show GOP debate pre-game Jan. 28 from 6-7 p.m. EasternScott Ott will host a GOP Presidential Debate pre-game edition of Scott Ott Show at a special time: Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Eastern, on YouTube and Periscope (via Twitter @Scott_Ott). The show will feature a LIVE chatroom on YouTube so viewers can talk communicate with each other and with the host, as well as Periscope’s interactive chat feature.

Link to LIVE show, starting at 6:00 p.m. Eastern: http://YouTube.com/c/ScottOtt/live

Did Hillary’s Lena Dunham Endorsement Backfire…on Lena? Scott Ott Podcast #26

Lena Dunham stumping for Hillary Clinton
Photo: HillaryClinton.com

Did Hillary Clinton’s endorsement from a young feminist icon backfire? HBO ‘Girls’ star Lena Dunham takes heat from her own fans for backing an establishment candidate, who protects an accused serial sexual abuser (Bill Clinton). On episode 26 of Scott Ott Podcast we talk with my 27-year-old daughter, Grace, who has some surprising insights into her generation’s reaction to Hillary, and Lena…not to mention Bernie Sanders.

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