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VIDEO: Game of Thrones

VIDEO: Energy Policy

On July 29, 2015
Tuesday  28 July 2015  / Hour 1, Block B:    Stephen Moore, chief economist, Heritage Foundation, in re: Mrs Clinton says she'll save capitalism.  To do that, need capital. She also want half a billion solar installations We've spent $100 bil in the last decade subsidizing solar; today we get 2.5%  of our energy from solar. Need coal, nat gas, nuclear power. Mrs C want solar, wind, geothermal.  Tom Steyer, Bernie Sanders. Solar panels are mocked because of Solyndra.  . . . We have 500 years' worth of coal!  Two words describe Mrs Clinton's policies: Bernie Sanders.

VIDEO: Shanghai Slump

On July 28, 2015
Monday  27 July 2015  / Hour 1, Block C: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com, in Seoul, in re: En Chine, forte (re) chute de la Bourse [ http://t.co/rwuBCm3Oge http://t.co/T8OzfAoLzm ] [Original Tweet:https://twitter.com/lemondefr/status/625666578521137152 ]   Shanghai Composite Index fell 8.5% in the last session, hasn’t yet opened this morning.

VIDEO: Iran Watch

On July 27, 2015
Thursday  23 July 2015 / Hour 1, Block A:Lewis Libby and Hillel Fradkin, Hudson Institute, in re:   The whole drift of the agreement leans toward Iran: "Iran shall have the right to ___" without commensurate text for the US.

VIDEO: Trump University

On July 24, 2015
Thursday  23 July 2015 / Hour 1, Block C: Jillian Kay Melchior, National Review Online, on the shipWesterdam off the western coast of Alaska, in re: The Trump Enterprise Institute: a for-profit "university" in NY from 2005 to 2011; repeatedly warned by the Education Dept that he was running an illegal university, scamming students up to $35,000 for courses that didn't give them any benefit.  They were promisd they'd learn all of Donald Trump's signature methods.

VIDEO: Playing Defense

On July 23, 2015
Wednesday   22 July 2015  / Hour 1, Block A: Walter Lohman, director of the Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center, in re: China's aggression naturally causes its neighbors to ally to protect themselves, yet when they do China reacts negatively, as though it hadn’t occurred to Beijing that this would happen.

VIDEO: Sixteen

On July 22, 2015
Tuesday  21 July 2015  / Hour 1, Block A:   Bill Whalen, Hoover Institution, in re:   Sixteen GOP candidates in the race;  Trump attacked Perry, who responded well.  Iowa, New Hampshire and SC: you get to pick flavor.  Donald Trump played squash when was  a younger man, at least before he got his war deferment.  His attacks on John McCain were unspeakably over the edge.