Archive for the ‘ Media ’ Category

InlandPolitics: CNN’s Blitzer and crew celebrates Clinton nomination

Friday, July 29, 2016 – 09:45 a.m.

This YouTube video is worth a thousand words.

Well. Actually maybe a lot more than that.

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NBC: Roger Ailes Resigns as Fox News CEO

Fox News

By Phil Helsel
Thursday, July 21, 2016

Roger Ailes resigned as chairman and CEO of Fox News Thursday, after days of speculation as to his future with the network after a sexual harassment lawsuit was filed against him by a former anchor, 21st Century Fox said.

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InlandPolitics: CNN reminiscent of Radio Moscow of the 70’s

Radio Moscow

CNN

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 – 11:00 p.m.

Listening and watching the goings on with CNN since both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump locked up their respective party’s nomination has been anything but balanced.

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InlandPolitics: Let’s touch on the Presidential race

Donald Trump+Hillary Clinton

Monday, June 28, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

The back and forth between part presumptive nominee’s Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is interesting these days.

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InlandPolitics: SiriusXM suspends Beck for comments

Glenn Beck

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 – 11:00 a.m.

It was only a matter of time.

Talk Radio Host Glenn Beck has been suspended by SiriusXM Radio for on-air guest comments about Donald Trump that even Beck himself concurred with.

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Los Angeles Times

A large shareholder of L.A. Times owner Tribune Publishing has questioned the company’s decision to turn down a buyout offer from Gannett and sell millions of new shares to billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong.

James Rufus Koren
May 26, 2016

Another major Tribune Publishing investor is crying foul over the company’s rejection of Gannett’s buyout offer — even as two more advisory firms weighed in to give the board cover against a possible shareholder lawsuit.

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Patrick Soon-Shiong

Patrick Soon-Shiong (Danny Moloshok / Associated Press)

James Rufus Koren
May 23, 2016

In the battle for control of Los Angeles Times parent Tribune Publishing, two health tech investors look to be the likely winners, while a massive newspaper company may walk away empty-handed.

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Capitol Weekly: Politico sets sights on Sacramento

Politico

By John Howard
Posted 05.18.2016

Politico, a Washington, D.C.-based news outlet, plans to expand its California presence by adding 34 full-time employees by the end of next year and an additional seven by 2020, according to state business officials.

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Los Angeles Times: Gannett’s bid for Tribune Publishing jumps to $15 a share

Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times is owned by Tribune Publishing. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

Robert Channick
May 16, 2016

Gannett boosted its all-cash offer to acquire Tribune Publishing to $15 per share, raising the stakes after the owner of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other major newspapers earlier this month rejected an unsolicited $12.25-a-share bid.

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GIZMODO: Former Facebook Workers: We Routinely Suppressed Conservative News

Facebook

Michael Nunez
May 9, 2016 – 09:10am

Facebook workers routinely suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers from the social network’s influential “trending” news section, according to a former journalist who worked on the project. This individual says that workers prevented stories about the right-wing CPAC gathering, Mitt Romney, Rand Paul, and other conservative topics from appearing in the highly-influential section, even though they were organically trending among the site’s users.

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InlandPolitics: Maybe nut-job Glenn Beck will go away

Glenn Beck

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

Who’s had enough of Glenn Beck?

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NYSE - Gannett Station

A specialist works at the post that handles Gannett on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Aug. 5, 2014. (Richard Drew / Associated Press)

Times staff and wire reports
April 25, 2016

USA Today publisher Gannett Co. is making an aggressive push to buy the owner of the Los Angeles Times, a move that would bolster Gannett’s position as the nation’s largest newspaper company and continue the consolidation in the industry.

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Donald Trump

Donald Trump has not taken independent expenditure money and does not have the kind of war chest typical for a general election campaign. Above, Trump in Rome, N.Y., earlier this month. (Mike Groll / AP)

Stephen Battaglio
April 14, 2016

GOP bigwigs aren’t the only ones worried about Donald Trump winning the Republican presidential nomination.

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Orange County Register

The Orange County Register was acquired by Digital First Media on Thursday, along with the Riverside Press-Enterprise. Digital First Media’s Southern California News Group now publishes 11 daily newspapers in Southern California, including this one.

By Beau Yarbrough, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 04/02/16 – 7:23 PM PDT |

The new publisher of The Orange County Register and Riverside Press-Enterprise says the papers aren’t going anywhere.

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Orange County Register facility shown shortly after construction 1986. File photo from archive.

Digital First Media said Saturday that Freedom Communications’ attorney will accept its offer for The Orange County Register and The Press-Enterprise. (File Photo)

By Jeff Collins and Jonathan Lansner
March 19, 2016 – Updated 10:50 p.m.

Attorneys for The Orange County Register’s owner filed a motion Saturday asking a bankruptcy judge to approve the company’s sale to Digital First Media, the second-highest bidder in last week’s newspaper auction.

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Orange County Register

The Orange County Register building in Santa Ana. (Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times)

Andrew Khouri
March 18, 2016

A U.S. District Court judge has approved a temporary restraining order to block Tribune Publishing’s purchase of the Orange County Register and Riverside Press-Enterprise, a decision that the owner of the Los Angeles Times has described as a “death-knell” to its bid.

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Orange County Register

The Orange County Register building in Santa Ana. (Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times)

Andrew Khouri
March 17, 2016

The owner of the Los Angeles Times was selected as the top bidder for the Orange County Register and Riverside Press-Enterprise during the papers’ bankruptcy auction, but the U.S. Department of Justice immediately filed a lawsuit to block the deal Thursday on antitrust grounds.

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Los Angeles Times

The U.S. Justice Department sees “serious” antitrust issues with Tribune Publishing’s bankruptcy bid for The Orange County Register and The Press-Enterprise and would take action to keep any merger from hurting newspaper readers and advertisers in the region, according to letter to Freedom Communications this week. Los Angeles Times is owned by Tribune Publishing.

Jonathan Lansner / Staff Writer
March 15, 2016
Updated: March 16, 2016 – 9:55 a.m.

The U.S. Justice Department sees “serious” antitrust issues with Tribune Publishing’s bankruptcy bid for The Orange County Register and The Press-Enterprise and would take action to keep any merger from hurting local newspaper readers and advertisers, according to a letter to Freedom Communications.

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Orange County Register

Newspaper boxes outside the Orange County Register in Santa Ana. A $45.5-million bid from Digital First Media for the assets of parent Freedom Communications will be the “stalking horse” bid in an auction Wednesday. (Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times)

Laurence Darmiento
March 13, 2016

Digital First Media, owner of the Los Angeles Daily News, was selected Sunday as the bidder to beat in an auction for the assets of Freedom Communications, the bankrupt owner of the Orange County Register.

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InlandPolitics: Fox News in the anti-Trump tank?

Fox News Donald Trump

Thursday, February 18, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

Is Fox News Channel in the anti-Trump tank?

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InlandPolitics: DFM bid for assets of bankrupt Freedom Communications is serious irony

Freedom Communications

Saturday, February 13, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.

Bankrupt Freedom Communication, parent company of The Orange County Register and The Press-Enterprise, has already been ran into the ground by former CEO Aaron Kushner.

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Orange County Register

Bidders interested in acquiring Freedom Communications, the bankrupt owner of the Orange County Register, had until Friday to submit initial offers. An auction is scheduled for next month. (Jae C. Hong / AP)

James Rufus Koren
February 13, 2016

An investor group led by the chief executive of Freedom Communications will not be among the initial bidders for the bankrupt company, in a reversal from a plan first announced in November.

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InlandPolitics: Trump-Fox News Feud Highlights Need for Fox News Alternative

Fox News Donald Trump

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 – 09:00 p.m.

The ongoing dust-up between GOP front runner Donald Trump and Fox News is highlighting the schism that is developing between Fox News and its conservative viewers.

After Fox News put out a childish and unprofessional press release mocking Trump and his concerns about the impartiality of debate moderator Megyn Kelly, he announced he would boycott the Thursday’s debate. The network then spent the entirety of Tuesday night lampooning Trump and attempting to stake out the moral high ground.

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Los Angeles Times: Bankruptcy judge approves financing for owner of O.C. Register

Orange County Register

A bidding war may be emerging for the Orange County Register. (Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times)

Andrew Khouri
December 14, 2015

A federal judge has approved a $4.5-million loan that will allow the Orange County Register to operate during bankruptcy — setting the stage for a possible bidding war by an insider group and the owners of the Los Angeles Times and the Los Angeles Daily News.

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The San Francisco Chronicle: Ratings trump respect and dignity at NBC

Debra J. Saunders

By Debra J. Saunders
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 – 1:00 pm

Donald Trump is like a contagion who infects everyone around him. Once you’ve kissed, you can never wipe off his saliva. Consider the venerable (in its own view) NBC. This year, the network fired Trump, only to find it is Trump Lite.

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Facebook Safety Check

Facebook activated its “Safety Check” tool on Friday night to let users check on friends and family in Paris. Photo: Screenshot Of Facebook.com

By Julie Balise
Friday, November 13, 2015 – Updated 5:36 pm

  • Facebook activated its “Safety Check” tool on Friday night to let users check on friends and family in Paris.

Facebook activated its Safety Check tool on Friday, after at least 100 people died in terror attacks across Paris.

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Orange County Register

A bidding war may be emerging for the Orange County Register. (Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times)

Andrew Khouri
November 14, 2015

Another bidder appears to be lining up for Freedom Communications, the owner of the Orange County Register that filed for bankruptcy last week.

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Los Angeles Times

Tribune Publishing, the owner of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers, said Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, it expects a buyout offer to cut its staff by 7 percent. Chicago-based Tribune Publishing Co. owns 11 major daily newspapers.

By Tali Arbel, AP Business Writer
Posted: 11/12/15 – 10:03 AM PST |

The owner of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers says it expects a buyout offer to cut its staff by 7 percent.

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InlandPolitics: Desmond returns to airwaves

Lou Desmond

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – 08:45 a.m.

It’s back to the airwaves for talk show personality and marketing consultant Lou Desmond.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the Lou Desmond and Company Show, Lou is joined by constitutional scholar Ralph Rossum to talk about President Obama’s executive amnesty. Once again, the courts have ruled that Obama is no king of the world.

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Lou Desmond

Monday, November 9, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the Lou Desmond and Company Show, Estimable Economist Jay Prag joins the program! He and Lou talk about County Supervisor Josie Gonzales’ response to the county HR director’s conviction of soliciting a prostitute. How is the Board of Supervisors handling “the situation?”

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Lou Desmond

Friday, November 6, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the Lou Desmond and Company Show, Lou is joined by Ed Hoffman to discuss the ongoing issues in Europe with Middle Eastern refugees. Munich has had recent issues with rape, sexual molestation and harassment. The cultures aren’t mixing well. Who could have predicted that?

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Lou Desmond

Thursday, November 5, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the Lou Desmond and Company Show, Cliff Cummings joins the program to discuss the ongoing political corruption and trust issues here in San Bernardino County. Also, San Bernardino had an extremely low turnout at the city elections on Tuesday. More on that.

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Los Angeles Times

By Sean Emery and Jonathan Lansner / Staff Writers
Nov. 4, 2015 – Updated 8:11 p.m.

The owner of the Los Angeles Times made a surprise offer Wednesday to lend $3 million to the owner of The Orange County Register and The Press-Enterprise in what may be a precursor to a bid to buy the two newspapers out of Freedom Communications’ bankruptcy.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Estimable Economist Jay Prag joins Lou today on the show. They discuss whether or not everyone should pay taxes. If everyone is taking things from the government, shouldn’t we all be putting something in the pot?

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the Lou Desmond and Company Show, Lou is joined by Dr. Adrian Moore to discuss election results locally. In San Bernardino, two city council members held on to their seats, while other candidates head to a runoff election.

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Freedom Communications

Monday, November 2, 2015 – 08:30 a.m.

Freedom Communications, parent of The Press-Enterprise and Orange County Register newspapers has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

What a shock!

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Los Angeles Times: Republicans suspend NBC debate amid anger over CNBC moderators

RNC

Noah Bierman
October 30, 2015

Republicans took their revenge today against what they called a presidential debate full of “inaccurate or downright offensive” questions by suspending a future session planned with NBC News.

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: GOP Debates and the Race for the White House

Lou Desmond

Friday, October 30, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show, Ed Hoffman, owner of Wholesale Capital Corporation, joins the show to talk about the GOP debate. Who were the winners and who were the losers? And speaking of losers, how do Republican voters feel about Jeb?

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Lou Desmond

Thursday, October 29, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Brian Davision, who is running for city council in San Bernardino’s fifth ward. Why is he running, and what does he hope to accomplish for the city?

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Lou is joined by Adrian Moore of The Reason Foundation.

First, they talk about an interesting occurrence in the San Bernardino City Council race. An email went out saying that the Redlands Tea Party Patriots was backing one of the candidates. But RTPP has never sent any communication. So what gives?

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: Special Announcement, Local Headlines

Lou Desmond

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Monday, October 26, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Estimable Economist Jay Prag joins Lou today on the show. They discuss local members of congress and their ideas for the economy. Rep. Mark Takano says that it’s not moral for anyone who works to live in poverty. Then, Rep. Pete Aguilar has ideas for businesses. But will they work?

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Ken White, a former military police officer and security consultant. They discuss three different law enforcement stories from this week. Among them, an officer who is helping at-risk youth by showing them what it is like to live in other parts of the world.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Dr. Adrian Moore of the Reason Foundation. Last night the trailer for the new Star Wars film was shown at halftime of Monday Night Football. What Does Lou think?

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Lou Desmond

Monday, October 19, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Estimable Economist Jay Prag. They discuss sports and its ability to unite the American people. Also, how will the end of the Michigan vs. Michigan State game be remembered?

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Fox News

Saturday, October 17, 2015 – 12:00 p.m.

It was bound to happen at some point.

Fox News Channel’s Megyn Kelly has taken a hit over her battle with GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump.

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Lou Desmond

Friday, October 16, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Ken White, a former military police officer and security consultant. They discuss three different law enforcement stories from this week. Among them, an officer who was refused service at an Olive Garden for carrying his service weapon.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Beth Baumann, an NAU writer at Politichicks, to discuss the way that the shooting at NAU has been characterized by the media. School shooting, or alcohol induced feud?

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Lou Desmond

Monday, October 12, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Estimable Economist Jay Prag. They discuss a number of economic issues. First, is the city of San Bernardino really bankrupt? Sure it has no money, but think of the culture and the art!

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Lou Desmond

Friday, October 9, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: McCarthy Bows Out, Trey Gowdy Digs In

Lou Desmond

Thursday, October 8, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Monday, October 5, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Friday, October 2, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Tonight on the show, Lou is joined by Ken White to discuss the week in law enforcement. In the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, they talk about a soccer referee who brandished a gun on the field.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today Lou is joined by Ryan Hagen, report at the San Bernardino Sun to discuss San Bernardino’s decision to raise a fee (tax) on sewage service in the city. Do San Bernardino residents need more taxes?

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Lou Desmond

Monday, September 28, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On a very special edition of the Lou Desmond and company show, Lou is joined by Tom Del Beccaro, Cliff Cummings and renowned economist Stephen Moore to discuss the state of the economy and what we can do to improve it. Tom also talks about his support of the flat tax and shares more information on that.

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Lou Desmond

Friday, September 25, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Thursday, September 24, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Dr. Adrian Moore of the Reason Foundation joins the show. Up first, he and Lou discuss a recent case of discrimination at USC that became a “national” story. So what happened, and why are things not as they seem?

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Lou is joined by Father Josiah, from St. Andrew, to discuss the canonization of Father Junípero Serra today. Should Serra be a saint, or is he a mass-murdering criminal? After that, Ken White joins the show to round up the week in law enforcement with The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today: Ralph Rossum, constitutional scholar, and Lou discuss Ben Carson’s Muslim comments. Ryan Hagen, reporter for the Sun, talks with Lou about last night’s 9-hour council meeting in San Bernardino. Finally, Lou’s Favorite Liberal Georgine Trujillo joins the show to discuss the Army’s allowing Iraqis to sexually assault children.

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Lou Desmond

Monday, September 21, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

First on the show tonight, Beth Baumann, writer for Politichicks, joins the show to give the inside story on Scott Walker’s withdrawal from the presidential race. Then Estimable Economist Jay Prag joins the program. He and Lou take some lessons from sports and apply them to business.

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Lou Desmond

Friday, September 18, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Lou is joined by Ken White, founder of Brothers of America. They discuss Draft Kings. How did sports betting become legal for them? Turns out, a powerful lobby created an exemption for them.

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Lou Desmond

Thursday, September 17, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Lou is joined by Matthew LePlante, assistant professor of journalism at University of Utah to discuss the crime and murders in El Salvador. In a single day, 51 people were murdered. So what’s the answer to the problem?

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: Law Enforcement Incidents, GOP Debate, Guns and Crime

Lou Desmond

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Ken White, founder of Brothers of America, joins the show with a new regular segment – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. This week, Lou and Ken take a look at three stories from law enforcement.

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show with Tom Del Beccaro and Cliff Cummings

Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On a special edition of the Lou Desmond and Company show, Lou is joined in studio by Tom Del Beccaro and Cliff Cummings. First up, Tom talks about why he is running for U.S. Senate and what his priorities are.

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Lou Desmond

Monday, September 14, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Lou is joined by Estimable Economist Jay Prag to discuss several local news topics and interest stories. First, they recap the weekend in football. After that, they turn to the City of San Bernardino. Are things looking up there? Or are people just overly optimistic?

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Lou Desmond

Friday, September 11, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show, Lou is joined by Ed Hoffman, President of Wholesale Capital Corporation on a special 9/11 Remembrance Edition. They discuss the events that took place that day and how they changed out country.

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: San Bernardino Fire Department and the NFL Kickoff

Lou Desmond

Thursday, September 10, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show, Lou is joined by Cliff Cummings, owner of Toyota of San Bernardino. They discuss the rather confusing decision by San Bernardino officials to outsource the fire department. The move will cost taxpayers more, and the city will give up all fire assets.

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show, Lou is joined by Estimable Economist Jay Prag. First up, they talk about the deputies who beat Francis Pusok. They pleaded not guilty yesterday. Would DA Mike Ramos be charging these men if the incident wasn’t caught on tape and if he wasn’t running for Attorney General?

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show, Lou is joined by congressional candidate Paul Chabot. They discuss military power and the need for a strong military for the United States. Lou and Paul also discuss the need for high quality jobs here in the Inland Empire.

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Lou Desmond

Friday, September 4, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Ed Hoffman, President of Wholesale Capital Corporation, joins Lou on the Show today. They discuss the latest job numbers, which show a record number of Americans out of the workforce. How can these people afford to survive?

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Lou Desmond

Thursday, September 3, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today, Lou is joined by Adrian Moore of the Reason Foundation. Up first, they discuss Riverside County’s search for alternatives to jailing those who commit crimes.

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Lou Desmond

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today, Lou is back in the studio, talking with Roy Bleckert to discuss a utility tax proposed on prepaid cellphones. What’s the local take on this, and how is the public responding to the approval of the World Logistics Center.

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Newspaper

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 – 08:30 a.m.

The decision by the San Bernardino County District Attorney to charge three of ten sheriff’s deputies with once count each of Penal Code section 149, assault under color of authority, whether right or wrong, has garnered significant news coverage and some criticism.

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today, Lou is joined by Katy Grimes, investigative journalist with the FlashReport. They discuss several topics pertaining to the California State Legislature, which is wrapping up business for the year. They passed a bill that promises to close the pay gap. What will it do to businesses?

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KTTV

Friday, August 28, 2015 – 06:00 p.m.

Los Angeles-based KTTV-TV 11 is airing a story alleging that negligence inside the San Bernardino County Children and Family Services Agency (CFS) has resulted in multiple preventable child deaths and needless abuse.

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The Lou Desmond & Company Show: SB 350 with State Senator Mike Morrell

Lou Desmond

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

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Lou Desmond

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

Tonight on the show, Phil Naman fills in while Lou is out. He is joined by Ken White, who is founder of Brothers of America. They discuss several topics. Among them, Ken’s upbringing on the south side of Chicago, San Bernardino’s decision to outsource fire, what America needs in the next election, and Obama calling his opponents “the crazies.”

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Lou Desmond

Monday, August 24, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today, Estimable Economist Jay Prag joins the show to discuss the rollercoaster ride that the stock market has been. At one point today it was down over 1,000 points. What does he predict in the coming months?

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Microphone

Capitol Alert
By Christopher Cadelago
ccadelago@sacbee.com
August 23, 2015

  • Several former elected officials host their own shows
  • Republicans see forum as counterbalance to mainstream media
  • Hosts can stay relevant in their areas even while out of office

For nearly 30 years, former San Diego Mayor Roger Hedgecock hosted a talk radio show, weaving his trademark sarcasm into defenses of limited government and riffs on liberals to become perhaps the most accomplished past politician on the airwaves.

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InlandPolitics: Daily Press publishes column The Sun trashed

Waste Basket

Daily Press

Sunday, August 23, 2015 – 10:30 a.m.

We now have a front and center example of just how co-opted The Sun and Inland Valley Daily Bulletin newspapers really are.

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