Psycho Sports #253 #2/19/18 - Chris Hogan from the 27 Outs Baseball Radio Network joins Tyler Salk and Pal to break down the latest from the Red Sox, just hours after the announcement of JD Martinez signing with the team. What does everyone think of the signing? How will the Red Sox be this season? Should Sox GM Dave Dombrowski still have a job?
Find out what WBOB's experts think in this Spring Training edition of Psycho Sports.
Wild Side #343 2/13/2018 - Filling in again for David Clyde, Tyler Salk and Bob Giusti talk again about a multitude of news topics including a Brown tuition price hike up to $70k; how North Korea and South Korea are seemingly getting along at the Olympics; North Korea's actions during the games (was that cheering audience really cheering for North Korea or is it all just another propaganda ploy?), and more.
Joining the show are a few special guests.
Continuing with their RI Gubernatorial Candidate interviews, Bob and Tyler speak with Independent candidate Dr. Daniel-Luis Muñoz. What campaign is Dr. Muñoz running in the upcoming election? What inspired him to run for office? What does he plan to do for Rhode Islanders if elected? Tyler and Bob ask those questions and more.
Then, duo speak with conservative YouTube star, Hunter Avallone. What is it like being a conservative media personality, especially in today's hyper-liberal environment? Who has inspired him politically?
And of course, Truckin' White Boy, Johnny K, stops by to say hello. What has the Truckin' White Boy been up to since last time? Better click play and find out.
The Rotunda #139 2/12/18 - Scott starts off this week's show by blasting a media report about the percentage of white males that write and direct Star Wars.
Scott begs the question, is this really where we are right now? Do we actually have to do a census on all our entertainment to determine some arbitrary ratio of ‘inclusiveness’?
Something to ponder for SciFi fans and social activists alike.
If that isn't enough to get your blood boiling, Scott also takes President Trump to task for his proposed military parade – who else even does a military parade anymore? Also, who does he expect to pay for this, and who’s even interested in watching it?
Also in the show, Jonathan Cipriano called in to talk local politics and discuss his popular YouTube channel. Plus, RI Senatorial candidate, David Norton checks in point to update us on the primary for the vacant Senate 8 seat.
What will he do if he wins? What are his plans to advocate from Smith Hill. Also – what if he loses, what will he do then?
Tune in and find out!
Psycho Sports 252 2/13/18 – Now that football is over, it’s time for the WBOB Sports crew to focus on winter sports, as the Winter Olympics oare well underway. Hosts Tyler Salk and Ryan Fox have a lively debate about what matters most: the medals.
Is it better to be top in the total medal count? Or is it better to have more total gold medals? Plus, how do Olympians train for certain events (i.e. luge, bobsled, speed skating) where it seems there are few opportunities?
Also, the duo discuss the Boston Celtics' struggles in the last few games, including getting blown out this past Sunday by 22-points by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Are these struggles due to offensive stagnation? Or has fatigue following last month's trip to London played a role? Tyler and Ryan debate and discuss.
Well Played #6 2/13/2018 - Mike and Pete are back at it again with another Well Played episode. The two breakdown the new trailer releases and game play footage of the upcoming game Kingdom Hearts 3. Which Disney movies are going to be in the game as new worlds? Does this game match up to its previous incarnation? And if you are not familiar with the series, the duo give a quick recap of the entire Kingdom Hearts series from the first game up to now and all that was in between.
And of course, the duo decides to inform you of which game you should not be playing. What game did they pick this time and is it really a game you should not be playing. You better click below and find out.
Derelict Dummies #241 2/12/18 - DD hosts Kris Hansen and Bob Giusti this week break down Valentines Day and how much is spent on this “glorious” day. Should established couples celebrate V-Day? Why not just treat everyday with romantic fervor?
Plus the duo drift off into a few heavier topics including the realistic possibility of a World War III?
Cobblestone Press #45 2/12/18 - This week on Cobblestone Press, host Kevin Aherne was joined by Providence community activist turned mayoral candidate, Kobi Dennis, to discuss his vision for the future of Providence's prosperity.
Is it time for new leadership in Rhode Island's capital city?
Can Kobi build upon some of the success of previous administrations?
Also, Aherne was joined by Scott Rotondo of The Rotunda to discuss the highly-contentious Senate race in District 8.
Listen to the full episode below
The Wild Side #342 2/6/18 - Tyler Salk and Bob Giusti break down everything in the world of politics as they continue to fill in for David Clyde. In this must-listen episode, Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate Joe Trillo joins to discuss his campaign as an Independent and what sets him apart from the other candidates.
Also welcomed to the show is Stratfor contributor and security specialist from the University of Texas, Austin Duckworth, who breaks down the security measures take for the Super Bowl and the Olympic Games. What do you need to know for your next outing to a sporting event?
Plus, Johnny K hops on board to recap everything, from Trillo, to the latest comments from Hillary. What does the Truckin' White Boy think of everything going on in the world?
Well Played #5 2/5/18 - Join Michael Sandoval and Pete Oliver as the two break down the latest in the geeking world. The duo break down the brand new OverWatch league, where Robert Kraft owns another team. But what teams should you be watching? And where can you watch them?
As the biggest game of the year is in the books, the gamers discuss what they picked up from the Super Bowl. Do video games beat professional sports? Or is it best when the two are combined?
Microtransactions are a thing of modern video games. What do you need to know about them? Is it worth the gamble to spend your money on these small purchases?
Sometimes we need to let our our inner nerds, and when we do, Pete and Mike are the best around.
The Rotunda #138 2/5/18 - What!? The ProJo is the new talent pipeline to the State House?
Doesn’t that seem incestuous to you?
It sure does to Scott Rotondo, and he lays out exactly why in this episode of The Rotunda. While there’s certainly nothing wrong with switching jobs, many of us, probably all of us have done this before, isn’t it weird that the relationship between press and government would be that cozy? Also, who does Scott light up this week for being a social justice hypocrite? Listen in and find out!
Boston Radio DJ, Michelle Briand joins Scott for the second segment, to talk about her journey in the industry, favorite music, and she even starts schooling our host on wines. Truly an entertaining segment!
You’d think all this was enough but wait, there’s more! We have Paul Roselli, so far the only person challenging Gina Raimondo in the Gubernatorial primary, calling in to talk about why he feels the time is now for Rhode Island to make a change in leadership. He speaks form the heart about his own experiences and some of the things he thinks we need to see in the third segment.
We have something for everybody in this episode, check it out!
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