click tracking
AM 870 The Answer
 

Lisa DePasquale, Author "Finding Mr. Righteous," Talks Republican Sex Scandals [AUDIO]

A new study today shows that both Democrats and Republicans are engaged in sex scandals but there seems to be an increasing number of sex scandals involving Republicans.  Lisa DePasquale, author of “Finding Mr. Righteous” joined Ben Shapiro and Elisha Krauss on The Morning Answer to discuss her book and the increasing number of escapades engaged in by people with “R” next to their name. Read more...

Tax Day Recap! [AUDIO]

Taxpayers made almost $1.4 TRILLION of tax payments on April 15.  A new poll indicates that more than half of Americans think the amount they pay is too high.  Meanwhile, 42% of people think it is “just right.”  Who are these people? Read more...

Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later [AUDIO]

A solemn wreath-laying ceremony started off a number of tributes to the victims and first responders of the Boston Marathon bombing.   One year ago today, three people were killed and 260 injured during the detonation at the finish line.  Implicated in the plot were two brothers, Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev.  Brian Whitman and Elisha Krauss updated listeners on the fate of the surviving brother as his case winds through court since there hasn’t been much attention paid to his legal status. Read more...

Feds Back off in Bundy Ranch Standoff [AUDIO]

The Feds have backed off after a standoff with a rancher in Nevada.  On Saturday, the Bureau of Land Management and agreed to give back the cattle it took over the past week from Cliven Bundy.  Nevada state assemblywoman Michele Fiore joined the Morning Answer to provide some background to the ongoing situation. Read more...

Hillary Clinton Dodges Shoe During Las Vegas Speech [VIDEO][AUDIO]

Hillary Clinton came out unscathed after somebody threw a shoe at her while she was on stage.  “Good thing she didn’t play softball like I did,” was Clinton’s reaction after the incident.  The footwear flinging took place while she was giving a speech to the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas.  Read more...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Poses Nude on Rolling Stone, Mixes Up Constitution, Declaration of Independence [AUDIO]

What is it with bizarre magazine covers lately?  A couple of days ago, The Morning Answer talked about the New Yorker cover featuring a creepy Obama spoon feeding medicine to prominent Republicans.  Coming on the heels of that is a nude Julia Louis-Dreyfus posing on the cover of Rolling Stone with the Constitution on her back – or is it? Read more...

Louis Gohmert Explains Eric Holder "Don't Go There Buddy" Exchange [AUDIO]

Representative Louis Gohmert got under Attorney General Eric Holder’s skin on Tuesday during a House Judiciary Committee Hearing.   “I realize that contempt is not a big deal to our Attorney General, but it is important we have proper oversight,” Gohmnert told Holder after he wrote off requests for documents.  “You don’t want to go there buddy!” fired back Holder.  Gohmert joined The Morning Answer this morning to talk more about this exchange. Read more...

Ben Shapiro & Baby Appear on Canadian TV to Discuss Mozilla/OKCupid Liberal Bullying [VIDEO]

The Morning Answer's Ben Shapiro (and his baby daughter) made an appearance over the weekend on Canada's Sun News with Brian Lilley.  They talked about the ongoing controversy of the ouster of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich over his $1,000 donation in support of Proposition 8. Read more...

Creepy Obama New Yorker Cover [AUDIO]

The New Yorker Magazine covers have become weirder as of late.  It started with the bizarre “Planet Hillary” where she looked like she was a polyp.  The most recent cover is a drawing of President Obama in a doctor’s uniform spoon feeding medicine to a bunch of children with the faces of John Boehner, Mitch McConnell, Michelle Bachman and Ted Cruz.  “The whole enterprise was just an elaborate excuse.  I enjoyed drawing Ted Cruz, John Boehner and Michelle Bachman as petulant children,” explained the artist. Read more...

Lakertown or Clippertown? [AUDIO]

Is LA Lakertown or are we now Clippertown?  After a disappointing weekend showing by the Lakers against the Clippers, it looks like Southlanders are dropping their support from the purple and gold.  Read more...