Dirty ads, dirty money, and dirty politics
Mike O | October 17, 2014 6:07 pmArizona Republic columnist Laurie Roberts and congressional reporter Rebekah Sanders join the Think Tank as we dissect campaign ads: dirty ads, effective ads and ads that bomb. And our final segment...
Candidate night in the Think Tank
Mike O | October 03, 2014 7:08 pmAttorney General candidate Felicia Rotellini and Secretary of State candidate Terry Goddard join the Think Tank for an examination of their issue positions and qualifications. Note: Goddard's...
The Think Tank's 2014 Election Prediction Show
Mike O | September 26, 2014 4:48 pmMike O'Neil gives you his best shot at what will happen in the 2014 elections -- at least after observing why election predictions were so good in 2008 and 2012, and why are they unlikely to be as good in 2014.
The drums of war
Mike O | September 19, 2014 8:32 amWe were all outraged by the recent beheadings undertaken by ISIS/ISIL. The president promised a firm response, but "no boots on the ground". Is this possible? What if an American pilot is shot...
Democratic nominee for Arizona Superintendent, David Garcia
Mike O | September 05, 2014 3:44 pmDr. David Garcia, Democratic nominee for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction joins the show. (Note: Diane Douglas, the Republican nominee was invited and declined to participate). We...
The smartest kids in the world and how they got that way
Mike O | August 29, 2014 1:56 pmSeveral other countries are producing way better educational outcomes, while spending less on education and paying teachers considerably higher salaries than we do in the U.S. Furthermore, they...
Why is Healthcare So Expensive?
Mike O | August 16, 2014 10:36 pmIt's not Obamacare (or the lack thereof). It is a lot of stuff you probably haven't considered. Our guest, Dr. Francine Hardaway has. And, based on years of observations, she shares her perspectives...
Government Spending: Out of Control?
Mike O | August 10, 2014 4:57 pmWe have all complained about "Government Spending." It's too big, taxes to support it are too high, It is Out of Control, etc.
What is so BLEEPING funny?
Mike O | August 10, 2014 1:10 pmBleeped! After a year and a half, Mike O'Neil gets bleeped on his own show! And co-host Mike Russell thinks this is so funny, instead of just editing it out, has a conspicuous BLEEP inserted into...
Congressional races, polling themes and listener take on immigration
Mike O | August 04, 2014 9:45 amArizona Republic reporter Rebekah Sanders discusses the nine Arizona Congressional races. The interesting ones to watch are: • the Democratic primary contest between Mary Rose Wilcox and Ruben Gallego...