Category Archives: Media

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 3/2/2019- A Look At Michael Cohen’s Testimony, And Congressional Follies

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 3/2/2019- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis  examine Michael Cohen’s congressional testimony and explain how federal prosecutions work to coerce witnesses to create false impressions, if not suborn perjury. We also discuss the strange things happening in the majority in the US House of Representatives.

Lynne Patton’s appearance at Michael Cohen’s hearing and what it means

Nancy Pelosi can’t keep the disparate wings of her legislative caucus together

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 2/9/2019- Signs Of A Collapsing Society

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 2/9/2019- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis examine a recent “drag show” in a Lancaster Ohio bar that featured a 9-10 year old child as the headliner and what it means in terms of the current state of society.


Links- Ohio Value Voters Website

Ohio Value Voters Post On The Drag Show

Documentation on the Lancaster “Performer”

Video of the Lancaster Drag Show “Performance”

Positive Story From The Toledo Blade on “Miss Mae Hem”

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 1/19/2019- “Gotcha” Political Maneuvering, Bad Law, Worse “Journalism” And Why Trump Is A Different Kind Of President


Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 1/19/2019- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis analyze the current national situation and why the efforts of the left, which could always rely on a compliant press, are blunted because the President doesn’t care what the fifth columnists with word processors write creatively (that is cut from whole cloth) about him.

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 9/15/2018- Psychic Partisans Predict The Future! Say Trump Botching Hurricane Response Days Before Hurricane Hits

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 9/15/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis talk sbout the laughable attempt to blame Trump for “mishandling the response” to Hurricane Florence before it hits. We also discuss the claims about the grossly overblown claims of the number of dead from last year’s Puerto Rican hurricane then look at the coverage of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 in New Orleans for comparison. 

We then spend some time looking at the existence of the “deep state.” We look at who is claiming that the “deep state” is a paranoid right-wing conspiracy theory at the same time they are reporting on (or failing to report on) the news stories that prove the existence of the “deep state.”

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 8/18/2018- Like Chaos? Then You’ll Love Society As It Loses Its Ability To Think Critically And Cuts Loose From Its Biblical Mooring

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 8/18/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis explain why things seem to be more and more insane in modern society. With a growing lack of critical thinking ability and a lack of a moral compass we’re really not surprised.

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 8/11/2018- Special Elections: Blue Wave Or Toss Up?

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 8/11/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss the recent special elections in Ohio and several other states and try to discern if these elections are a harbinger of the “blue wave” or of a mixed bag of election results.

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/7/2018- Why The Christian Worldview Matters

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 7/7/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis examine some articles on the media and make a case that reading the news with out a Christian worldview filter makes the culture a mess.

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/23/2018- The End Of An Error…Er…Era

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 6/23/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis talk about the deep, deep hypocrisy of media outlets who, on one hand, give outlets to depravity in the form of the now mercifully canceled Jerry Springer Show and on the other ban Christian and conservative voices, claiming the message is “harmful to society.” We also discuss how certain “pastors” who purport to be Christian attempt to poison the church by teaching false doctrine.

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 2/3/2018- The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 2/3/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss two vitally important organizations and their upcoming gatherings. We then discuss the upcoming memo release, the people who are in a panic over its release and its possible implications. We also discuss how the meme argument that the FISA warrants were obtained using information untainted by political corruption.

Article links- Relationships Under Construction

Bringing America Back To Life

Jeh Johnson throws every and any argument he can think of to stop the release of the memo. It won’t work

James Clapper admits that the Steele Dossier was used to obtain the FISA warrant to spy on the Trump campaign

 

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 1/27/2018- A New “McCarthy Era?”

Principles and Policies Podcast For Saturday 1/27/2018- Barry Sheets and Chuck Michaelis discuss the emergence of a new era of “witch-hunting” in the form of requiring candidates for office to reveal membership in certain “taxpayer rights” organization for purposes of appointing school board members to fill a vacant seat. We also talk about the debacle of a “send-off party” for a Republican legislative staffer in which legislators and other party regulars demonstrated why politics and alcohol don’t mix well in gatherings. We finish up with why much of the current rash of societal problems can be tied to a loss of Christian worldview.

Article links- Neo-McCarthyism in local school board politics

Ohio legislators prove that they are tone-deaf regarding the appropriate behavior towards women