Wild Side #348 4/10/18 - Just hours after unveiling his Rhode Island Papers, Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate Giovanni Feroce joined Tyler Salk and Kevin Aherne to discuss his bold vision for Rhode Island's future - including a plan to scrap the state personal income tax, lowering the state's corporate tax, and making significant investments into blockchain technologies.
Also on the episode, WJAR's political analyst Bill Rappleye called in to share his takes on the early stages of the gubernatorial races in Rhode Island. Having recently moderated a debate/forum involving several candidates, Rappleye has gained some unique insights into what makes some of the candidates tick.
Let's not forget friend of the show, Doreen Costa, who returned this week to talk South County politics and the state of the GOP in Rhode Island governance.
Wild Side #347 3/27/2018 - Tyler and Bob breakdown and discuss the Million Lives March as well as how effective it was. Not to mention the recent trend among those on the Left to essentially repeal the 2nd Amendment as well as the Austin Bomber, including how the police were able to catch the bomber based off what he was purchasing for materials and where he was purchasing them, the debate on whether or not skin color was the basis of how he was portrayed in the media.
This week's featured guests included Joe Newby from Conservative Firing Line to discuss today's youth and our society. Along with Johnny K who pulls in to give his two cents talks about the recent student walkouts about gun control.
The show wraps up with WBOB contributor and R.I. Liberatarian Party member Tony Jones to talk about a bill that'll be presented during November elections. On that bill, it would essentially decriminalize marijuana as well as allow it to be taxable and put the age limit of accessibility to either 18 or 21. Not to mention that he talks about RI gubernatorial candidate Giovanni Feroce and his chances as a 3rd party candidate for the upcoming RI Governor election in November. Does an independent candidate have a chance to win? Tony discusses.
Wild Side #346 3/20/18 - The Wild Side welcomes back the father of the program, David Clyde, to mark his first in studio appearance after his diagnosis with cancer. Dave, Tyler and Bob break down an array of topics covering the latest in the world.
Independent candidate for governor, Luis Daniel Munoz, stops by to discuss the latest in his campaign. What do you need to know about the youngest candidate on the ballot? And why should you consider giving him your vote?
Bill Gilbert, the chairman of Rhode Island’s Moderate Party, joins the group to discuss what is going on with R.I.’s third party. Do they have any candidates that you need to know about? What are their takes on some of the states largest issues?
Former Boston Red Sock, and the founder of Rhode Island’s Center for Freedom and Prosperity, Mike Stenhouse elaborates on his team and what they stand for. Should athletes political voices be overlooked? Should the Paw Sox ownership group leave the team in the state?
The professor is BACK. At least for now. Take your seats. The bell has rung and class is in session.
Wild Side #355 3/6/2018 - Tyler Salk-Bob Guisti welcome the original host and caretaker of the Wild Side, David Clyde for a heartfelt conversation about his health his future and what else politics.
Between discussing on how Rhode Island lawmakers are going to try to pass a state bill on porn and traffic ticket cameras on traffic lights all over the state, the duo are joined by a slew of otherts.
Giovanni Feroce calls to discuss his run to be the next governor of Rhode Island. talking about his campaign as well as the latest on the polls.
Ron Park from the Conservation Media Group joins with Florida State Representative Candidate Mike Hill to discuss the gun control scene down in Florida post-Parkland shooting. According to both men, instead of waiting until cooler heads prevail the Left decided to play on emotions and enforce unreasonable gun control laws that essentially punishes law-biding gun owners. while ignoring the giant elephant in the room: the issue of mental health
And then driving onto the scene in his truck is the Truckin' White Boy, Johnny K,. giving his take on the on goings of Rhode Island as well as the fallout of gun control from the Parkland shooting.
Wild Side #344 2/20/18 - How safe are our schools in Rhode Island? Warwick school board candidate Chadd Huddon joins Tyler and Bob to discuss school security right in your backyard, and to discuss his campaign. Also welcomed this week are Scott Rotondo from the Rotunda, and Truckin White Boy Johnny K to discuss the latest drama in the Middle East, the potential name change of TF Green Airport, and to remember the Station Fire fifteen years later.
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 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?
Wild Side #341 1/30/18 – The student-teacher saga continues here on the Wild Side with Tyler Salk and Bob Guisti. Between California outlawing straws, gun scares at CCRI, and the fallout of the Grammys having only one woman artist winning an award, there seems like there is no shortage of news that the duo don’t covered.
Joining them first is plethora of guests.
First is WBOB Sports Editor Michael Parente to give his take of the revival of the XFL. Is the XFL gonna benefit from a weakened NFL or is this going to be another financial disaster like the last time?
Following sports, is political insider and longtime friend of the show, Doreen Costa, to give an insight of the political scene in Rhode Island. What are the important RI political races should you pay attention to the most? If Lincoln Chafee wins the Democratic primary, will that drastically change the RI Gubernatorial election? Doreen discusses those questions plus more.
Then, Craig LeBeau, gun instructor and writer for Uncle Sam's Misguided Children, joins the show to talk about the recent tax reforms and the truth behind it. Are the Democrats full of lies when they say that these new reforms will ‘kill’ Americans? Who benefits from them? Craig discusses those questions plus giving an insight of the gun industry, including a recent business boom in that field.
Finally, the duo are joined by Giovanni Feroce, former Alex + Ani CEO and gubernatorial candidate seeking the Republican nomination for RI Governor joins the show. What led to Feroce's run for the highest office in the state? What are his background and qualifications? What are Giovanni's plans as RI Governor -- should he win this election and what does it mean for Rhode Islanders? Feroce answers those questions and more.
Wild Side #340 1/23/18 - Back by popular demand, it's the Tyler & Bob duo filling in for Professor Clyde.
And for the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump as POTUS, the two discuss what has he done (has he drained the swamp yet?), who he has angered (everybody on the Left, most on the Right, and a good chunk of Hollywood), and how much it has affected the country and its citizens.
Joining them on the air is a slew of guests
Up first, is WBOB's own political commentator Kevin Aherne to talk about the Rhode Island restaurant scene, including the debacle with prominent Federal Hill restauranteur Gianfranco Marrocco. Then, The Rotunda's Scott Rotundo calls in to discuss the news that Amazon isn't coming to the Ocean State, and its fallout, including answering the question: where did it all go wrong for Rhode Island?
Finally, WPRO's Nick Costa joins the show to provide insights on the Pawtucket Red Sox situation, including whether or not they will leave Pawtucket and what that could mean for the Ocean State.
Wild Side #339 1/16/2018 - Interim hosts Tyler Salk & Bob Giusti talk about the news and what else Trump. To do so they welcome WBOB political corespondent Kevin Willette and Wild Side roaming reporter Johnny K. Also on the show WPRO producer Maja Giguere.
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