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Give it the Ol’ College Try

March 16, 2017


The Chief and Lou Michels warm up for their weekly bout with some quick talk about the NCAA men’s basketball tournament that kicks off today – and Lou’s choice of suits. They touch on Paul Ryan and his choice of actions before going on a tangent about sports teams and how teams continue to succeed over years.

Lou gives The Chief a lesson on North Korea and their nuclear capabilities. Public transportation throughout the world is our next topic of discussion and we round out with College basketball. How have coaches adapted to this one-and-done mentality? Lastly – why is the NFL slowly disappearing?

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Snow Day

March 14, 2017


Joel Elconin of Benzinga discusses Michigan’s unlikely run to a Big Ten Tournament championship before looking ahead to their NCAA Tournament chances. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, predicts down markets due to interest rate hikes in the coming months. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker eviscerates the GOP Healthcare plan before laying out real solutions to real medical industry problems. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks trading strategies. Finally, Jon Najarian of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’  tells us how to affordably buy protection and much more. 

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Starting on Second Base

February 10, 2017


The Chief and Kevin O’Neill kick off the show to talk markets before opening bell. They touch on Chief’s rough experience at Sam’s Club before talking about insurance.

Nick gives Chief a lesson on paying for cable – and we touch on how advertisers are getting smarter. Spoiler alert – millennials hate commercials but they also hate paying for things.

John Neal joins us for a special Friday segment to make sense of these wacky numbers from the week prior.

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End of Employees

February 9, 2017


Lou Michels is in-studio for his weekly visit (argument) with the Chief. They discuss fiduciary rule, surge pricing, independent contractors, government waste and much more. They even agree on a few things! 

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The Amazon Way

February 7, 2017


Chief and Matt Weber with another edition of ‘How can Chicago solve its gang issues?’. Joel Elconin of Benzinga reflects on Michigan’s ‘Fab 5’ before taking a look at the markets. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, says President Trump has about 100 days to start showing results before his economic supporters get weary. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker breaks down the January Jobs Report before he and Chief take a deep dive into the Amazon model of doing business. Finally, John Neal of PTI Secutities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location tells us how to trade these markets.

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