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Neel Kashkari vs. Jerry Brown Debate, September 4th! [AUDIO]

Democratic Incumbent Governor Jerry Brown has agreed to one debate with Republican challenger Neel Kashkari.  The hour long televised meeting in Sacramento will take place on September 4th.  Neel joined The Morning Answer to talk about the upcoming debate and how he plans to make up ground when the polls heavily favor Brown. Read more...

Creepy Joe Biden Flirts with 108 Year Old Woman [AUDIO][VIDEO]

Joe Biden met with America’s oldest living female veteran last month.  He used it as an opportunity to display his “legendary” flirting skills on the 108 year old woman who earned two bronze stars during her service to the country.  He told Lucy Coffey that “I’m the guy that loves ya,” but then President Obama entered the room and gave him some competition.  “You know what this reminds me of?  It reminds me of every time I had a good-looking date, there’d be some better looking guy coming along.”  Brian Whitman, Ben Shapiro and Elisha Krauss played the awkward and bizarre audio of the interaction on The Morning Answer. Read more...

Veterans Fail to Applaud President Obama During Awkward Speech at American Legion [AUDIO][VIDEO]

President Obama received a tepid response during his speech to the American Legion National Convention on Tuesday.  While Obama spoke, cameras showed the crowd with blank of frowning expressions as he paused several times for applause that never came. Read more...

Breaking Bad, Modern Family Big Winners in Boring Emmys [AUDIO]

The show "Breaking Bad" came away a big winner at Monday night's Emmy Awards.  On its' last season, it took 6 awards, including "Best Drama" for the second time. The other big winner was "Modern Family."  Host Seth Meyers stayed away from politics and instead spent most of his time riffing on the state of the industry and streaming's growing dominance over network television.  Also Billy Crystal gave a very touching monologue in memoriam of Robin Williams. Read more...

Obama Sends Three Reps to Michael Brown Funeral, Zero to Thatcher's [AUDIO]

This weekend the Obama Administration announced they would be sending not one, but three officials to the funeral service for Michael Brown, the teenager who is at the center of the ruckus in Ferguson, Missouri.  Leader of the “My Brother’s Keeper” Task Force Broderick Johnson will be at the event, along with Deputy Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement Heather Foster.  Keep in mind, the President snubbed Margaret Thatcher’s funeral as well as didn’t bother to have a presence at the funeral of two-star general Major General Harold Green. Read more...

Mitt Romney Takes Ice Bucket Challenge [VIDEO]

As the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge sweeps across the nation, prominent celebrities and politicians are getting in on the act.  Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney joined the fray with former vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan dumping the ice water over his head.  Read more...

Grandma Sues Woodland Hills Salon Over Pot Cookie [AUDIO]

A woman is claiming a cookie she ate at a salon got her high.  Jo Ann Nickerson has filed a lawsuit against the Blush Salon because she says eating a cookie on a tray for customers caused her to experience hallucinations.  The 72-year-old says she got scared after she started to see gingerbread men. Thinking she was having a stroke, Nickerson rushed to the West Hills Emergency Room, where doctors told her that she was simply high. Read more...

Woman Upset after Being Asked to Breast Feed in Bathroom; Ben & Elisha Finally Disagree! [AUDIO]

A local Beverly Hills mother is accusing Anthropologie of breaking the law after she was escorted to the restroom while feeding her baby on the sales floor.  Ingrid Wiese-Hesson says she was shopping when her 6-week-old son started to cry.  She sat down to feed him and the store’s manager approached her and said that she was here to “escort her to the ladies room so that you can finish breast feeding.”  Wiese-Hesson is threatening a boycott and the company posted a statement on their Facebook page apologizing for the incident. Read more...

Ben Shapiro Not Impressed by New Taylor Swift Song, or Taylor Swift [AUDIO]

“Like a cat being steamrolled by a tractor” is the way Morning Answer co-host Ben Shapiro refers to song artist Taylor Swift.   Swift has a new song that she has released called “Shake it Off” that appears to be her response to critics of her music.  As expected, Ben wasn’t too thrilled with this ditty either. Read more...

New Book Details Hidden Lives of the Presidents [AUDIO]

Secret Service agents have the front row to the lives of the Presidents, their wives and children.  In his new book “The First Family Detail,” Ronald Kessler dishes the dirt on the hidden lives of the leaders of the free world.  He joined Brian, Ben and Elisha on the Morning Answer to talk about his book and dish the juicy details. Read more...