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Pace of Play

May 22, 2018


Chief and Matty Weber lead off the show talking baseball, pace of play and the fan experience. Joel Elconin of Benzinga previews the Belmont before talking markets. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, discusses how President Trump’s tariffs are benefiting European auto manufacturers. Author and Professor at Columbia College Chicago, Eric Charles May, calls in to talk about the importance of maintaining a free press. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks agricultural trading strategies and more. 

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Drafting A Revival Plan

April 24, 2018


Chief and Matty Weber kickoff the show previewing this week’s NFL Draft. Joel Elconin of Benzinga calls in to talk earnings before sharing his sleeper draft pick. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, continues the discussion on earnings driving this morning’s rise in the markets. Author and Professor at Columbia College Chicago, Eric Charles May, calls in to talk college admissions before discussing the current state of New Orleans, LA. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks write-offs, the importance of reviving the newspaper industry and much more. 

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Weathering it All

April 16, 2018


Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio. Chief and Brendan are joined by options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, to talk Syria, dishonesty in politics and the Illinois exodus. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures calls in to discuss markets, earnings season and inclement weather. 

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Identity Politics

April 4, 2018


***DUE TO A COMPUTER CRASH, WE LOST THE RECORDING OF TODAY’S EPISODE. WE APOLOGIZE IF YOU WERE UNABLE TO LISTEN LIVE. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING***

Kevin O’Neill joins us for hour one to discuss Amazon’s stock price and Trump’s strategy regarding identity politics. Chief explains the skill set of many political leaders despite how they might portray themselves. Next up, the guys talked tariffs and imports with China. Russell Rhoads of the CBOE joins us to talk National Championships. Kevin mentioned his admiration for Villanova because of their dedication to students graduating. Russell and Chief closes out the show discussing the problems with entry level jobs becoming people’s careers.

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Eye of the Stormy

March 26, 2018


Chicago attorney, Brendan Cournane, is in-studio. Chief and Brendan welcome options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, for hour one to debate Stormy Daniels, extortion and the future of Head Coach Porter Moser at Loyola. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures calls in to talk Facebook, volatile markets and trading strategies. 

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