The Rotunda #157 7/9/18 - Matt Fecteau and Nathan Luciano call in to The Rotunda tonight – Matt talks at length about the Democrat endorsement issues and the hows and whys of some of the questionable endorsements that went down. He also mentions an interesting fact about gubernatorial candidate Matt Brown – since he and Fecteau share many of the sames ideas, where was Brown when Fecteau ran for Congress in 2014? And you definitely do not want to miss his take on the upcoming mayoral election in Pawtucket – what does he think of Norton’s chances against an incumbent? Nathan updates us on his campaign for State Rep in District 61, and why he feels really good about his chances. He also gives an inside look at the RIGOP nomination of Allan Fung as their endorsed candidate – was it indeed ‘rigged’ as some have claimed? Tune in to find out!
Remember Little House in the Prarie? Believe it or not, the author responsible for the series has had her anme streipped form a literary award that was named for her – why? This gets covered in the first segment. Listen in and decide for youirself if you’re outraged over this. As serious as the first segment is, the last is funny – we have a special first-time guest to The Rotunda sitting in!
The Rotunda #134 1/8/18 - WBOB kicks off 2018 in grand style, welcoming The Rotunda back to the airwaves after the holiday break. Scott introduces a new special segment he’s starting, called “Social Justice Clown of the Week” and brings us the first two dubious winners. Give a listen and see if you agree that two Hollywood actors said things so utterly stupid that they earned themselves this award. Scott’s also joined by local actor Chad Michael – what does an actor know about health care you say? Chad gives us his thoughts on what he’d like to see for national healthcare, what it would cover, and most importantly to Scott- how the hell would this be paid for?
Major Matt Fecteau chimes in at the halfway point, and he pulls no punches lighting up his potential opponent in the September primary, calling out what he says is an absentee politician. This is a prelude to an upcoming show where we dive deep into the details of what a potential State Senator Fecteau would do in order to make things better for Rhode Islanders. For good measure, the guest and the host take turns poking holes in President Trump’s ill-fated commission on voter fraud. When, in electoral history, has a winner ever been so laser focused on uncovering voter fraud?
Listen in and let Scott know your thoughts!
Clash of The Titans 10/17/17 - An internet troll can be one of the toughest things to tame. If you come across one, do you know what to do? You should probably run if you see one in person.
We’ve let the internet trolls out of their cages, and luckily for you, they have been contained to the 990WBOB airwaves to duel it out, and determine which internet troll can be the best troll of all trolls… EVER.
Tyler Salk, Scott Rotondo, and Kevin Willette report from the ring and locker room as the trolls go at it.
In the opening bout, WBOB’s own Bob Giusti takes on the new comer, Luis Vargas. Is the free market good or bad for this country on health care? Has Trump made the GOP relevant again? The decision of who won might surprise you.
For the main event, two debate veterans squared off. Matt Fecteau, a war veteran and friend of 990 took on the self proclaimed champion troll, and host of Geek Cred, John Davidson. Did Trump or Obama better handle countries like North Korea and Iran? Is Trump making a fool out of our nation?
The only thing that's certain is these two battles... these two clashes feature some of the most dangerous internet trolls there are. But they're not coming after you, these titans are going at each other to see who will be the biggest troll in this clash of the internet titans
The Rotunda #119 9/11/17 - Scott’s back with a bang tonight! In addition to being perhaps the first person with a somewhat sensible solution to DACA, he also gives listeners a firsthand listen to the simmering feud between former CD1 hopefuls Matt Fecteau and Russell Taub, as a prelude to having them both in studio soon. You don’t want to miss a second as their social media cold war turns hot right on these very airwaves!
Speaking out about confiscation of native lands, we have the Pokanoket nation calling in. Will Brown University do the right thing and give these people their land, or will hypocrisy rule the day? Get all the information you need to know about this budding issue that’s about to boil over on the East Bay.
Wild Side #302 4/11/17 - What has the world come to? Problem after problem has arisen, and leaves us all asking one question: Where is David Clyde? Join 990WBOB favorites Tyler Salk and honorary Jew Kevin Aherne as they break down everything going on in this Wild World on this week’s episode of the Wild Side without the Professor.
Being forcibly removed from an airplane? How does United Airline's latest scandal impact the company, or more importantly, their customers?
How is money being spent in our schools? Former candidate for the Warwick School Board Chadd Huddon joins the crew to discuss what Warwick needs to do to get more students ready for college.
Syria has been bombed, and we might be looking at another war. Sit down with soldier Matt Fecteau, who gives his opinion on what's going on in the Middle East, and everything politics.
North Korea is threatening the United States. 990’s own Dan Bidondi joins the team to discuss North Korea. Should we just laugh them off?
The Wild Side’s (temporary) new hosting team does not mean they are less knowledgeable. After all, the Professor taught them everything they know. The bell has rung. Class is in session.
The Rotunda #101 4/10/17 - The recent military action is Syria in the highlight of tonight’s episode, as Scott points out the plusses and minuses of President Trump’s actions, and also fills us in on the potential global wild cards and how they may come in to play going forward. Will Russia escalate this onto a shooting war in order to protect their vassal state? Will Iran, which allegedly dismantled its’ nuclear program, take action in its own neighborhood? Will the North Koreans realize that the days of blustering threats are over? Joining Scott to provide their own analyses are a couple of veterans who have experienced deployments first-hand; Gonzalo Duran and Matt Fecteau.
The Rotunda Episode #82 10/31/16 - On this week's edition of The Rotunda, host Scott was on holiday (he loves his candy) in his place WBOB long time hosts Pal and Kevin Willette kept the show going. As advertised Major Matt Fecteau longtime friend of the station and personal nemesis of WBOB political corespondent and guest host Kevin Willette fuel their grudge with a battle of intellect. An often heated discussion Fecteau and Willette delivered passionate perspectives and must hear radio.
The Rotunda #74 9/5/2016 - Scott is joined tonight by Kevin Willette, who gives his thoughts on Mr. Fecteau, and also the 2016 Presidential race. WBOB personality Mya Destinee joins the show to talk about a child privacy issue, and just how soon is too soon to disclose private information to the military. An interesting discussion soon follows.
Analee Berretto calls in the discuss her Libertarian Party candidacy for District 69, and what convinced her to run as an LP candidate.
Will there be another throw down? Did Scott and Kevin manage to piss off people form every political stripe? You will have to listen to find out!