Wild Side #382 2/5/2019 – The Super Bowl was this past Sunday and while Patriots nation was celebrating, bookies and sports betting in RI took a heavy hit. Tyler is joined by WPRI’s own Dan McGowan to discuss what happened over at Twin Rivers Sports Betting and how much did betters won and how much the state lost.
Also with crazy bills about to be passed (i.e. straw ban in Rhode Island, legal age to obtain cigarettes in Hawaii will be 100 years in 2024) and too many 10 year old ‘phenoms’ popping up, you know Tyler will give you his take on the matter.
Wild Side #381 1/29/2019 – According to the New York Times, RI Governor Gina Raimondo is a ‘moderate Democrat’ model. Tyler is joined by friend of the show and a true moderate Democrat Spencer Dickinson. Is Gina, a governor who is willing to give away things for free, a real moderate democrat or is it the New York Times just pumping her brand up. Tyler and Spencer discuss.
Also with rapper Cardi B still taking money from the NFL that she’s protesting (taking advertisement money but refuses to perform at Super Bowl halftime) and NBC’s Tom Brokaw comments on ‘Spanish assimilation”, you know the Salkster has a hot take that will inform and open your mind.
Wild Side #380 1/22/2019 - Tonight, Tyler is joined by 'Mr. 401' himself Ben DeCastro to talk about what happened on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Rhode Island. With temperatures below freezing (32*F), only 1 shelter was open in the city of Providence. Was this poor planning on the city or something else? Tyler and Ben discuss plus the MLK Day shooting in the Providence Place mall and the fallout from that.
Also joining in the first segment of the show is RI Red Radio's own Allan Giberti to talk about what is going on down at the Lincoln Memorial with the students of Covington Catholic School and how it's a microcosm of today's political scene.
And apparently RI Governor Gina Raimondo believes that Rhode Island college students should get free food to help offset juggling tuition, work, etc.. Is she trying to help out or is there an ulterior method? You decide.
Wild Side #379 1/15/2019 - Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo gave her State of the State speech at Smith Hill as many tuned in, including host Tyler Salk. He is joined by Bartholomewtown's own Bill Bartholomew to recap and discuss what the governor spoke about.
Then later on, Tyler is joined by Jared Moffat, director of Regulate RI to discuss about how Governor Raimondo is looking to legalize marijuana in Rhode Island. What does that mean for the Ocean State going forward? Tyler and Jared discuss.
Wild Side #378 1/8/2019 - Tyler starts off 2019 off with a bang on the Wild Side with two prominent guests. Joining him n the first half of the show is RI Rep. Moira Walsh to about what the Democrat party has planed for Rhode Island in 2019. Then in the second half, Tyler is joined by former GOP RI Gubernatorial candidate and current Mayor of the Cranston Allan Fung as two discuss what Mayor Fung has in store for the city in 2019.
Wild Side #377 12/11/2018 - Tyler is joined in studio by RI Red Radio host Allan Giberti and on the phonelines by Johnny K, the 'Truckin' White Boy' to talk about how things are becoming too PC. From comedy to Christmas, it seems that everything is offending somebody (usually on the Left) and it's becoming over saturated to the point where it's no longer fun.
Wild Side #376 12/4/2018 - Tyler rides solo as he discusses whether or not current president Donald Trump have a chance to win re-election in 2020 or will he be a one-off? Which candidate will be the one to take Trump down? Which swing state should you keep your eye on? Tyler discusses that and more.
Joining the show is WBOB Alum and newly elected North Kingstown School Committee Candidate Tony Jones to talk all things political in Rhode Island. Why was Gina Raimondo elected to the Democratic Governors Association? Does she see the RI governorship as a means to propel herself into the national spotlight? Can she mess up even more (i.e. UHIP) here in RI? Tyler and Tony discuss those questions and more.
Wild Side #375 11/27/2018 - Tyler is joined by Ben DeCastro, social media influencer, and Johnny K, the Truckin' White Boy, as all three talk about the immigrant caravan at the US/Mexico border and what the mainstream media is conveniently leaving out of what really is going on.
Also with sports betting now legal in Rhode Island, Tyler is joined by the Franchise's own Joe Ferro to discuss what effect will sports betting have on the Ocean State as well as pondering why the state has allowed sports betting but still will not legalize recreational marijuana.
Wild Side #374 11/13/2018 - The midterm elections have come and gone as Tyler breaks down the aftermath of what happened and who won their elections. Not to mention that he gives his two cents of the feud between the head of CNN, Jim Acosta, and President Donald Trump and what does it truly mean to be a journalist.
Joining the show is Moderate Party Chairman and recent RI gubernatorial candidate Bill Gilbert. How did the Moderate Party fare in the last week's elections? What was the voter turnout and how does it compare to the last elections back in 2014? Did Donald Trump affect the Moderate party's chances? Bill and Tyler discuss those topics and more.
The Wild Side #373 10/30/2018 - Tyler Salk welcomed Joe Trillo to discuss his campaign to become Rhode Island’s next governor. Why should you consider voting for Trillo?
Scott Rotondo also stops by to discuss WBOB’s election night special.
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