1. Environment, War w/ ISIS, John Donvan, Politics – 9/30 on Stand Up!

    September 30, 2014 by MelStar1
    In the second hour, Keya Chatterjee of the World Wildlife Fund discusses their 2014 Living Planet report & Pete brags about how environmentally friendly he is becoming.
    Then ABC Correspondent and Intelligence Squared moderator John Donvan previews tonight’s debate on America’s involvement in the Middle East & his daughter’s boy band fandom.
    In the third hour Daily Beast Editor in Chief John Avlon and Will Cain of the Blaze debate inequality, independent voters, cost of war with ISIS and more.

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  2. Cancer, Addiction, Gun Laws, ISIS & more – Monday 9/29 on Stand Up!

    September 29, 2014 by MelStar1

    Later in the first hour Pete’s conversation with addiction specialist and HLN host Dr. Drew Pinsky.
    In the second hour, Middle East expert Aaron David Miller on ISIL.

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  3. Politics, Family Planning & Climate Change – Friday 9/26 on Stand Up!

    September 26, 2014 by MelStar1
    Later in the first hour CNN’s Mark Preston talk politics.

    In the second hour, Isabell Sawhill of the Brookings Institution discusses family planning.

    In the third hour we conclude Climate Week with Climate Scientist Michael Mann and actor and activist Ted Danson.

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  4. Bridget Moynahan, Climate & Oceans, DICK CAVETT – 9/25 on Stand Up!

    September 25, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the first hour, actress and activist Bridget Moynahan on the Global Citizen Festival.

    In the second hour Climate Week continues with the CEO of Oceana Andrew Sharpless.

    Then Steve Clemons of the Atlantic gives us his take on President’s address to the UN.

    In the third hour, legendary talk show host Dick Cavett joins us for a discussion on comedy and politics.

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  5. Fighting Islamophobia, Rep. McGovern on ISIL, Naomi Klein on Climate Change – 9/24 on Stand Up!

    September 24, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the second hour, comedians Dean Obeidallah and Negin Farsad discuss their new campaign to fight islamophobia.

    Then Rep. Jim McGovern of Massachusetts talks ISIL.

    In the third hour, journalist Naomi Klein is our Climate Week guest discussing capitalism and climate change.

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  6. Climate Week: The Sierra Club + Will Cain & John Avlon – 9/23 on Stand Up!

    September 23, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the second hour, Climate Week continues with Michael Brune the Executive Director of the Sierra Club.

    In the third hour, Editor in Chief of the Daily Beast John Avlon and Will Cain of the Blaze.

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  7. Climate Week kicks off, Christine Romans & more – Monday on Stand Up:

    September 22, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the first hour, the gay soldier who was booed at the GOP Debate in 2011, Stephen Snyder Hill discusses his new book “Soldier of Change: From the Closet to the Forefront of the Gay Rights Movement”.

    In the second hour, Stand Up’s Climate Week kicks off with a roundtable on religion and climate change with Dr. Melanie Harris, Gadadhara Pandit Dasa, and Rev. Thia Reggio.

    Later in the third hour, CNN’s Christine Romans discusses falling mortgage rates, the drop in gas prices, Ebola and more.

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  8. Religion, Parenting, Abortion, Alan Dershowitz & More – 9/19 on Stand UP!

    September 19, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the first hour, CNN’s Mark Preston discussed religion & the week in politics.

    In the second hour Georgia State University Constitutional Law Professor, Eric Segall discusses religion, abortion, war and everything in between.

    In the third hour, Child Psychologist at Drexel University, Myrna B. Shure talks disciplining children.

    Then lawyer Alan Dershowitz on his new SiriusXM show.

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  9. Poverty, Activism, Education & more – 9/18 Stand Up!

    September 18, 2014 by MelStar1

    Later in the first hour Melissa Boteach of the Center for American Progress talks discusses the Census Bureau’s new poverty data.

    In the second hour, comedian and writer Dean Obeidallah joins us in studio.

    In the third hour, former Tulane President Scott Cowen joins us for a discussion on education.

    And my big brother Brian Dominick joins me in studio for the whole program to discuss poverty, activism, economics, and to share all my embarrassing stories growing up.

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  10. Education, PTSD, Congress’s use of fear speech & Spanking | 9/17 on Stand Up!

    September 17, 2014 by MelStar1

    In the first hour, author and Drexel University Online Dr. Susan Aldridge talks the future of education and her new book “Wired for Success: Real-world Solutions for Transforming for Higher Education”.
    In the second hour, former State Department Official and Marine, Matthew Hoh, on PTSD and the joins guest Rick Ungar.
    Then SiriusXM co-host of Steele and Ungar, political writer, Rick Ungar of Forbes.com discusses Senator Lindsey Graham’s fear speech in talking about the threat of ISIS.
    In the third hour, health policy expert, Dr. Aaron Carroll pushes back on Pete’s stance against spanking, then Pete’s wife Valarie joins the discussion to take them both down.

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  11. Race, Parenting/Discipline, ISIS & the Middle East – 9/16 on Stand Up!

    September 16, 2014 by MelStar1
    In the second hour, author and activist, Kevin Alexander Gray discusses race in association with his new book “Killing Trayvons: An Anthology of American Violence”.

    Then author of “Temptations of  Power” Shadi Hamid of the Brookings Institution discusses ISIS and the Middle East.

    In the third hour Will Cain of the Blaze, and John Avlon of the Daily Beast take on the NFL’s handling of Adrian Peterson, and parenting and disciplining your children.

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  12. Parenting & discipline, Atheism & More – Monday 9/15 on Stand Up!

    September 15, 2014 by MelStar1

    Monday on #SUPD:

    Pete talks with listeners about parenting, spanking, and discipline in the aftermath of the NFL’s Adrian Peterson arrest.

    Then in the second hour, Pete gushes about and finally talks to neuroscientist and writer Sam Harris about his new book “Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion“.

    We then heard from our listeners who identify as atheists on their experiences.

    Finally, we had our weekly chat with co-anchor of CNN’s Early Start, Christine Romans on low tech parenting, and spanking your children.

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  13. Scotland, Poverty, & Youth Soccer

    September 12, 2014 by MelStar1

    On Friday’s Show:

    After some typical morning high jinks from the Stand Up peanut gallery CNN’s Mark Preston came on to discuss politics but really he and Pete discussed their kids playing youth soccer.

    Next up was the awesome Tim Bale, Professor of Political Science at Queen Mary, University of London. He gave us a primer on the vote for Scotland’s independence.

    After open phones, Pete welcomed journalist and senior fellow at Demos, Sasha Abramsky. He discussed his book “The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives”.

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  14. 9/11, ISIS, & White Collar Crime

    September 11, 2014 by MelStar1

    On Thursday’s Show:

    Pete went over President Obama’s address to the nation regarding ISIS (or is it ISIL?).

    Then Matt Crawford, whose FDNY father died in 9/11, told Pete about the impact that day had on his life.

    The conversation then went back to ISIS and the President’s address when we talked to Middle East expert, Daniel Levy, Director of the Middle East and North Africa Programme at the European Council on Foreign Relations and a Senior Research Fellow at the New America Foundation.

    Up next it was a foreign policy and national security discussion with Andrew Bacevich, former Army Colonel, retired Professor of International Relations and History at Boston University, and currently spending the fall semester as a George McGovern Fellow at Columbia University.

    The next guest is the founder of the Big Picture Blog, a Bloomberg View columnist, a money manager, and equestrian enthusiast(?). Mr. Barry Ritholtz who talked finance, white collar crime, and about a million other things.

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