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Conversation on Surveillance, Security & Privacy The Conversation on Surveillance, Security & Privacy continues with members from our community. What do Americans who live and work outside the overheated atmosphere of the beltway think is the right balance between security & privacy? The Conversation on Surveillance, Security & Privacy continues. What do Americans who live […]
Originally aired on March 29, 2013 Hosted by: Ahmed Shihab-Eldin Guests: Luke Johnson @luke_johnson (Washington, DC) HuffPost Associate Politics Editor Blake Henderson @blakeahenderson (New York, NY) Humor Writer Egberto Willies @EgbertoWillies (Kingwood, TX) Political Blogger and Author Josh Garber @TumbleJosh (San Francisco, CA) Attorney Cruz Cuts Climate Talk Sen. Ted Cruz has nixed a […]
House Republicans passed a bill that would forbid the Obama administration from granting states waivers on work requirements in their Welfare program. MSNBC’s Chris Hayes is taking over the network’s 8 PM weekday slot, according to the New York Times. A new study from the PLOS ONE journal reveals that overheard cell phone conversations are […]
Jim Carr, distinguished scholar at The Opportunity Agenda, says spending cuts will cause pain in U.S. households with economists predicting more than 700,000 jobs lost. We discuss his a article Spending cut. Now, GOP, where are the jobs?. Hosted by: Mike Sacks @MikeSacksHP GUESTS INCLUDE: Jim Carr @OppAgenda (Washington, DC) Distinguished Scholar, The Opportunity Agenda […]
I appeared on HuffPost Live today to discuss the sequester, Hugo Chavez, and telepathic mice. It was a fun panel with three HuffPost reporter/editors. The U.S. Senate voted down opposing plans to avert the across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration today, just a day before spending cuts take effect. Laboratory rats have communicated with each […]
I guest hosted on HuffPost Live discussing three current issues. (1)A Texas dad approached a greeter at his child’s elementary school last Wednesday, claimed he had a gun, and said, "You’re dead”. (2)President Obama could name foreign policy adviser Denis McDonough his next chief of staff by the end of the week, according to a […]
I did a CNN iReport a couple of days ago on the politicians and the fiscal cliff. It got picked up and played today on CNN. The video is below. It can be proven that a strong middle class and equal access to the middle class created a vibrant economy. As such policies that support […]
I was a guest on HuffPost Live to discuss several news topics on Huffington Post. These were Debt Ceiling, President Obama’s inauguration, and Ellen DeGeneres. The 14th amendment would allow President Obama to unilaterally raise the debt ceiling in the event of a standoff, but the White House says it won’t play that card. Let […]
Today’s HuffPost Live discussed four issues. Three were serious and one was off the cuff. We talked about the GOP Tax increase on the semi rich in order to protect further increases on the mega rich. He discussed it in the the article Paul Krugman: Republicans Seem Ready To Throw Upper Middle Class ‘Overboard’. The […]
The HuffPost Live community sounds off with Abby Huntsman, vice presidential candidate Jon Huntsman’s daughter, as she discusses the GOP lawmakers who have spurned Grover Norquist’s anti-tax pledge and how that will impact the fiscal cliff talks. Originally aired on November 20, 2012 Hosted by: Abby Huntsman GUESTS INCLUDE: Jen Bendery (Washington D.C.) HuffPost […]
The Community sounds off with Ahmed on Nancy Pelosi’s decision, a deadly strike on Hamas, public opinion on Obamacare and the latest Toyota car recall. Originally aired on November 14, 2012 Hosted by: Ahmed Shihab-Eldin GUESTS: Andrea Murad (New York, NY) Freelance Journalist @andreamurad Egberto Willies (Kingwood, TX) Political Blogger and Author @EgbertoWillies Kira […]
Nancy talks to our community about toxic troubles after Sandy, the latest campaign attack, and speaking to "the other side" (and we don’t mean politics). Originally aired on October 31, 2012 Hosted by: Nancy Redd GUESTS: Terri Jay (Reno, NV)Intuitive Messenger @terrijay Nikolas Kozloff (Brooklyn, NY)Political Writer @NikolasKozloff Egberto Willies (Kingwood, TX)Political Blogger and […]
Comedian and Political Satirist Mo Rocca discusses his new Cooking Channel show, "My Grandmother’s Ravioli" with Marc Lamont Hill and the HuffPost Live community. The show was originally aired on October 22, 2012 and hosted by Marc Lamont Hill. GUESTS: Greg Brown (Los Angeles, NC) Cook Book Author and Comedian @gregbisfunny Samantha DeRose (Clifton, NJ) […]
Sound Off On Polls The Community sounds off with Josh on Obama’s lead in the polls, Candy Crowley’s moderating style and the two American economists who won a Nobel Prize. The Community sounds off with Josh on Obama’s lead in the polls, Candy Crowley’s moderating style and the two American economists who won a Nobel… […]
I was a guest on HuffPost Live today. We were discussing 4 articles they emailed us before the show. Sound Off On Debates The Community sounds off with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin on Obama’s explanation of his debate performance and how a Pro-Life Congressman asked his mistress to get an abortion. Originally aired on October 10, 2012 […]
My daughter Ashley and I were in several CNN 2012 election promos.We recorded the clips on Mount Bonnell in Austin Texas where she attended college.
Mitt Romney has selected Paul Ryan as his Vice Presidential candidate. This was a very bold move. He has pretty much moved the sole target of the election from the economy to include the Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan budget. We now have a ticket that believes fully in the failed trickle-down economics that rewards those that […]
My daughter Ashley and I were on one of the political promos on all CNN TV stations and internet properties during the 2012 election.