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    08/27/2013 12:34:52 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    Christian Voice ^ | 08/27/2013 | Stephen Green.
    Dr Laura Schlessinger is a US radio personality who dispenses advice to people who call in to her radio show. A few years back, she said, rightly, that homosexuality is an abomination according to Leviticus 18:22, and cannot be condoned under any circumstances. An open letter to Dr. Laura was penned and posted on the Internet. It has since done the rounds: ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Dear Dr. Laura, Thank you for doing so much to educate people regarding God's Law. I have learned a great deal from your show, and I try to share that knowledge with as many people as I...
  • Are Parents Boycotting Public Schools?

    Take your children out of public schools. That's what James Dobson, founder of the conservative Christian organization Focus on the Family, told more than five million American listeners in a March 28 broadcast of his daily radio show. "In the state of California ... I wouldn't put [a] youngster in a public school," Dobson bluntly stated. His words sparked a campaign that reveals the extent of parental discontent with public schools. Why are they discontented? Some parents worry about the lack of religious or "moral" values; other parents point to low academic standards or bias against male students. (Dobson objected...
  • “Troopathon” Brings Celebrities Together for Pro-Troop Event

    06/20/2011 7:33:43 PM PDT · by Syncro · 12 replies
    Troopathon.Org ^ | June 20, 2011 | Levi Russel
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 20, 2011CONTACT: Levi Russell at, or (509) 979-6615 “Troopathon” Brings Celebrities Together for Pro-Troop Event  GROUP PLANS TO SEND THE BIGGEST SHIPMENT OF CARE PACKAGES EVER    Sacramento, CA. - Move America Forward, the nation's largest pro-troop grassroots organization, is preparing to host a start-studded live show that helps send care packages to American soldiers overseas. Hosts Melanie Morgan, Roger Hedgecock, Andrew Breitbart, and S.E. Cupp, will be joined by big-name guests like Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Mark Levin, Laura Ingraham, Dr. Laura, Former President George H.W. Bush, Gary Sinise, Kelsey Grammar, John Ondrasik, Mike...
  • Dr Laura headed to satellite radio

    11/26/2010 10:01:35 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 13 replies ^ | 11/25/10 |
    The AP reports today that Dr. Laura Schlessinger will move directly from terrestrial radio syndication, through her Take On The Day shop, to Sirius XM as of January 3, 2011. Schlessinger voluntarily decided to leave terrestrial radio after the mid-August N-word controversy, and hadn’t made any announcement about her radio plans past December 31. (She already has a full schedule of other activities, including personal appearances and her writing.) It’s unclear whether this news was supposed to get out over the holiday weekend, because the AP story says “Sirius XM said Monday it has a multi-year deal with Schlessinger.” There...
  • "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger likes her new skull tattoo

    11/07/2010 5:40:01 PM PST · by Beaten Valve · 130 replies · 3+ views
    Orange County Register ^ | Nov. 5, 2010 | Gary Lycan
    Radio personality Laura Schlesinger says she has "no regrets" regarding the tattoo she got from Glenn West at Classic Tattoo in mid-October. It's on her upper left arm and shows a skull clenching in its teeth a single rose. "It is so me," she wrote in an e-mail. "It doesn't have a name. I came up with the design because I'm a 'bad ass girly girl' (ride a Harley, skipper a racing sailboat, pump iron, hike, etc.)," she e-mailed. She has posted 13 images of the work-in-progress on her website. "My son thinks it is fabulous ('live hard'), my husband...
  • Jesse Lee Peterson Radio Show! Uniting the Races with Truth Instead of Dividing them with Lies!

    08/23/2010 8:43:14 PM PDT · by abigail2 · 16 replies
    Bond Action, Inc. ^ | August 24, 2010 | abigail2
    THE JESSE LEE PETERSON RADIO SHOW TUNE INTO JESSE'S SHOW HERE 6 am to 9 am PST, 9 am to 12 pm EST BOND Action, Inc. has been created to educate, motivate and rally Americans to greater involvement in the moral, cultural and political issues that threaten our great country ”Rebuilding the Family by Rebuilding the Man”... Tickets for BOND's 20th Anniversary Fundraising Celebration are now available! Come join BOND Founder and President Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson and Special Guest Speaker Pat Boone for an evening of patriotic fun Saturday, October 16th, 2010 in Los Angeles CLICK HERE for...
  • Context, context, context

    08/20/2010 4:23:29 PM PDT · by Josh Painter · 1 replies
    Texas for Sarah Palin ^ | August 20, 2010 at 4:35 PM CDST | Josh Painter
    * Gov. Palin retweeted Thursday: "HeyTammyBruce Liberals defended Shirley Sharrod, lecturing about importance of hearing statements 'in context' For everyone except Dr Laura of course."Tammy was spot on about the left's hypocrisy. They only want context for themselves, but deny it for opposing views. One notable exception is liberal Robert Paul Reyes, who posted this excerpt from the transcript of the phone call that got Dr. Laura into such a kettle of boiling oil: CALLER: How about the n-word? So, the n-word's been thrown around - SCHLESSINGER: Black guys use it all the time. Turn on HBO, listen to a...
  • MSNBC, Dr. Laura, the Ground Zero Mosque and 1Cor. 8

    08/20/2010 11:49:03 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 9 replies
    In 1Cor. 8, Paul talks about the idea of going to the local heathen temple and having a steak at their restaurant/market. The believer has a right to do this, to enjoy such a steak, even though the animal was sacrificed to some heathen god. However, that believer needed to self-regulate—if such an action had an adverse affect on an immature believer, he was not to exercise this freedom. My pastor taught this passage a few years ago, spent too much time on it, and gave too few examples, but this past couple weeks have given us 2 examples of...
  • Sarah Palin Tweet on Hypocrisy

    08/20/2010 12:01:34 PM PDT · by BillM · 18 replies
    Twitter | BillM
    Sarah Palin Tweet HeyTammyBruce Liberals defended Shirley Sharrod, lecturing about importance of hearing statements "in context" For everyone except Dr Laura of course.
  • Dr. Laura And The Liberal Hypocrisy!

    08/20/2010 7:46:53 AM PDT · by Brittany Pounders · 26 replies ^ | August 20, 2010 | Brittany Pounders
    I’m a long time fan of Dr. Laura. A decade ago, as a new wife and mother, I would often listen to her show and keep it on while I went about my day taking care of a newborn and getting used to being a wife and mother. As the years went by, I would pick her up on a satellite network and listen while sitting in the carpool waiting to pick up my son after school. I often agreed and other times disagreed with the responses she gave to her callers. But I enjoyed listening to the request for...
  • Jesse Lee Peterson Radio Show! Uniting the Races with Truth Instead of Dividing them with Lies!

    08/19/2010 8:58:28 PM PDT · by abigail2 · 8 replies
    Bond Action, Inc. ^ | August 20, 2010 | abigail2
    THE JESSE LEE PETERSON RADIO SHOW TUNE INTO JESSE'S SHOW HERE 6 am to 9 am PST, 9 am to 12 pm EST BOND Action, Inc. has been created to educate, motivate and rally Americans to greater involvement in the moral, cultural and political issues that threaten our great country ”Rebuilding the Family by Rebuilding the Man”... Tickets for BOND's 20th Anniversary Fundraising Celebration are now available! Come join BOND Founder and President Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson and Special Guest Speaker Pat Boone for an evening of patriotic fun Saturday, October 16th, 2010 in Los Angeles CLICK HERE for...
  • Dr. Laura, the Progressive Liberal Democrat Terrorists have won

    08/19/2010 7:53:54 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 27 replies
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 8/19/10 | alaphiah
    Why is Dr. Laura quitting her radio show? Dr. Laura has been terrorized by Liberal terrorists, you think I’m exaggerating? I’m not. Liberal terrorism has embedded itself into the American culture and it is as real as Islamic terrorism. Dr. Laura told Larry King that she is quitting her radio show because, “[Liberal terrorists] try to silence you. They try to wipe out your ability to earn a living and to have your job. They go after affiliates. They send threats to sponsors.” That sounds like terrorism to me! (see 4:09min video) You know, when I started in radio, if...
  • Dr. Laura Says She's Quitting Radio After N-Word Flap

    08/17/2010 7:57:35 PM PDT · by citizenredstater9271 · 65 replies
    ABC News ^ | August 17, 2010 | DEAN SCHABNER and SHEILA MARIKAR
    Dr. Laura Schlessinger announced tonight she is ending her radio show, a week after she broadcast a five-minute-long rant in which she used the N-word 11 times. Schlessinger said on "Larry King Live" tonight that she has decided "not to do radio anymore" so she can say the things she wants to say. "The reason is, I want to regain my First Amendment rights," she said. "I want to be able to say what's on my mind and in my heart and what I think is helpful and useful without somebody getting angry, some special interest group deciding this is...
  • Dr. Laura Ending Her Radio Show to "Regain First Amendment Rights"

    08/17/2010 7:35:48 PM PDT · by mlizzy · 30 replies
    Comcast ^ | 8-17-10 | Natalie Finn
    Dr. Laura Schlessinger chose her words more carefully this time. The longtime AM radio fixture says that she will pull the plug on The Dr. Laura Program at the end of the year, a week after repeatedly using the N-word while taking a call on the air from a black woman who wanted to discuss her interracial marriage. She made the announcement during an appearance on Larry King Live. Here's her rationale: "My contract is up for my radio show at the end of the year and I've made the decision not to do radio anymore," Schlessinger told King, who...
  • (Dr Laura) Schlessinger says she won't renew radio contract

    08/17/2010 7:05:51 PM PDT · by markomalley · 31 replies
    CNN ^ | 8/17/2010
    Embattled radio talk show host Dr. Laura Schlessinger announced Tuesday she will not renew her contract that is up at the end of the year, telling CNN's "Larry King Live" she wants to "regain my First Amendment rights."

    08/17/2010 6:26:40 PM PDT · by Dr. Eckleburg · 92 replies ^ | 8-17-2010 | Larry King show
    Dr. Laura Schlessinger just told Larry King that she is quitting radio when her contract expires at the end of this year.
  • Dr. Laura's Rant on Race Begs the Question: Just Who Needs a Doctor?

    08/16/2010 10:45:21 PM PDT · by woofie · 54 replies
    Aol/ Politics Daily ^ | 8/15/10 | MARY C. CURTIS
    What kind of doctor is this woman, and why is she still on the radio? After scrubbing her show's website of the foul rant that prompted outrage -- and lives on in audio and transcript form on Media Matters for America -- Laura Schlessinger apologized. "I articulated the N-word all the way out -- more than one time," she said. "And that was wrong." Show's over; time to move on? I don't think so. Professional to professional, Dr. Laura, let Dr. Mary explain why, as offensive as it was, saying the N-word is the least of your problems. A young...
  • Every Last Iota of a Cracker I hate it!

    08/16/2010 7:42:11 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 52 replies
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 8/16/10 | Alaphiah
    In defense of Dr. Laura Schlessinger and all Adult thinking people in America I received a phone call from a Black friend who knows that I write this blog. He wanted to alert me of Dr. Laura Schlessinger’s most recent travail with the archaic notion of freedom of speech in America. According to my friend, Dr. Laura said the word Nigger. After a lingering pause, my friend obviously waiting for my response, I said half jokingly, “…and then she killed someone?” but to my friend this was no laughing matter. So I asked, did Dr. Laura call someone a Nigger...
  • Dr. Laura apologizes for saying N-word on the air

    08/13/2010 3:55:29 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 82 replies
    LOS ANGELES – Talk radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger has issued an apology for saying the N-word several times in an on-air conversation with a caller that she said was "hypersensitive" to racism. Schlessinger said on her website Wednesday that she was wrong in using the word for what she called an attempt to make a philosophical point. "I articulated the N-word all the way out — more than one time," Schlessinger said in comments from the opening of her radio show that she posted on her site. "And that was wrong. I'll say it again — that was wrong."...
  • Dr. Laura Schlessinger In Hot Water, Again ("N" Word)

    08/13/2010 8:24:20 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 134 replies · 1+ views
    San Diego dot com ^ | 8/12/10 | Ron Donoho
    Former San Diego radio personality Dr. Laura Schlessinger finds herself in yet another pot of hot water. Yesterday on her national radio program, the outspoken host made what many are labeling racist remarks, and repeatedly used the “n”-word. Her words: "Black guys use it all the time. Turn on HBO and listen to a black comic, and all you hear is nigger, nigger, nigger. I don't get it. If anybody without enough melanin says it, it's a horrible thing. But when black people say it, it's affectionate." Later, the on-air discussion with a caller identified as a black woman went...
  • LIVE THREAD--TROOPATHON 2010! Nixon Library, Sarah Palin at 1:45 PDT!

    07/01/2010 12:44:38 PM PDT · by Syncro · 84 replies · 1+ views
    Troopathon ^ | July 1, 2010 | Syncro
    SARAH  PALIN! Sarah Palin Joins Us to Support the Troops Don't Miss This Historic Event!   Folks, we've just made a huge breakthrough for the troops! Governor Palin has agreed to support our efforts to send the largest care package shipment in history to U.S. Troops.You are the first to hear of this, and YES you heard right... SARAH PALIN is joining YOU, MAF, and the Troops for this momentous outpouring of support for the troops! RUSH LIMBAUGH IS OUR FIRST GUEST SO TUNE IN PROMPTLY AT 1 PM! AND STAY TUNED BECAUSE PALIN FOLLOWS AT 1:45!    TROOPATHON...
  • There are NO WOMEN in Talk Radio

    01/19/2010 6:30:34 PM PST · by · 31 replies · 875+ views
    Ok, ok... settle down - yes of course there are a few - but VERY FEW. In fact so few of the top talk radio programs are hosted by women it begs the question - WHY? As I look at the 39 top programs in Talk Radio (according to Talkers Magazine) - I see a measly 5 women on the list. Not saying the women are measly - just the number! Let's consider the top programs: Rush Limbaugh Sean Hannity Glenn Beck Michael Savage Dr. Laura Schlessinger Laura Ingraham Mark Levin Dave Ramsey Neal Boortz Mike Gallagher Michael Medved Jim...
  • Dr. Laura Wants Obama to Reject Peace Prize

    10/10/2009 2:59:42 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 18 replies · 1,019+ views
    newsmax ^ | October 9, 2009 | Dave Eberhart
    Dr. Laura Schlessinger contends that President Obama should reject the Nobel Peace Prize — and what the prize has come to mean. The popular talk show host opened her program Friday by telling her 9 million listeners that she believes the Nobel committee has become an anti-American organization that has sought to use its awards to influence world opinion and American policy to its own ends. She noted that in 1994, one of the three recipients to whom it awarded the Peace Prize was Yasser Arafat, for his “efforts to promote peace in the Middle East"
  • Why Jerks Exist

    08/29/2009 6:50:30 PM PDT · by grundle · 51 replies · 2,301+ views
    Dr. Laura ^ | August 28, 2009 | letter to editor to Dr. Laura
    Subject: Why Jerks Exist Date: 2009-08-28 Why Jerks Exist Dr. Laura, I teach high school and am getting ready for another year. I have had the pleasure of listening to you over the summer, and have been a listener for over ten years. I do my fair share of step-parenting to many kids that seek my advice. There are days I'm hosting my own version of the Dr. Laura show when kids come in at lunch time or after school to discuss dating and parent dilemmas. I have a particular niche with high school girls with a poor or no...
  • Dr. Laura : Staying Together for the Kids? Don’t!

    06/15/2009 8:19:28 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 102 replies · 2,983+ views
    Newsmax ^ | May 18,2009 | Dr. Laura Schelssinger
    he first week of April had me visiting many of the major national television programs to talk about my new book, "In Praise of Stay-at-Home Moms." One typical concern various interviewers shared was the problem of taking care of children at home by a parent when there’s been a divorce, which generally results in day care and a working custodial parent . . . usually the mother. I respond by pointing out two concepts I believe are “truths.” One, that the quality of love and attention of a parent is superior to that of hired help (nanny, day-care worker, baby...

    04/13/2009 1:38:12 PM PDT · by WayneLusvardi · 16 replies · 1,072+ views
    Pasadena Sub Rosa ^ | April 13, 2009 | Wayne Lusvardi
    The Pasadena Independent, owned by Beacon Media in Monrovia, California, has published an apparent slanderous article by Terry Miller, staff photographer, in its April 15 issue on radio talk show host Dr. Laura Schlessinger's visit to the City of Arcadia to celebrate the city as a family friendly place to live. Schlessinger was the keynote speaker at the City of Arcadia's Community Breakfast, which was reportedly sold out. Hiding behind comments by "anonymous" persons who attended the event who Miller failed to identify, we read that Schlessinger (erroneously) believes "that gay people are biological errors," that her views are "caustic...
  • Does Religion Make You Nice?--Does atheism make you mean?

    11/15/2008 7:00:17 AM PST · by Alex Murphy · 100 replies · 1,351+ views ^ | Nov. 7, 2008 | Paul Bloom
    Many Americans doubt the morality of atheists. According to a 2007 Gallup poll, a majority of Americans say that they would not vote for an otherwise qualified atheist as president, meaning a nonbeliever would have a harder time getting elected than a Muslim, a homosexual, or a Jew. Many would go further and agree with conservative commentator Laura Schlessinger that morality requires a belief in God—otherwise, all we have is our selfish desires. In The Ten Commandments, she approvingly quotes Dostoyevsky: "Where there is no God, all is permitted." The opposing view, held by a small minority of secularists, such...
  • Dr. Laura's Blog: Sarah Palin and Motherhood

    09/04/2008 9:44:15 AM PDT · by mrhansen · 105 replies · 789+ views
    Dr Laura's Website ^ | 2 September 2008 | Dr. Laura
    Sarah Palin and Motherhood September 2, 2008 on 1:35 pm | In Children, Election, Sarah Palin, Working Women Email This Post Email This Post I am extremely disappointed in the choice of Sarah Palin as the Vice Presidential candidate of the Republican Party. I will still vote for Senator McCain, because I am very concerned about having a fundamental leftist, especially one who is a marvelous orator, as President. ...... I’m stunned - couldn’t the Republican Party find one competent female with adult children to run for Vice President with McCain? I realize his advisors probably didn’t want a “mature”...
  • MELANIE MORGAN: Telethon Breaks Records, Troops to Receive Largest Care Package Delivery in History

    06/27/2008 11:42:29 AM PDT · by Syncro · 24 replies · 1,313+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | Friday, 27 June 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    Telethon Breaks Records, Troops to Receive Largest Care Package Delivery in History Written by Melanie Morgan    Friday, 27 June 2008 The telethon exceeded my wildest expectations. I thought that if we were really lucky, really good, caught some major breaks -we might raise $400,000- tops. Instead, the final tally on the electronic tote board was $1,055,719. In reality, the total far exceeds the final number. The response was so overwhelming that our website could not keep up with the orders. When all is said and done, I am guessing that Move America Forward will have collected about  1.2...
  • In Defense of Dr. Laura's Comments about the Spitzers

    03/17/2008 10:04:48 AM PDT · by PercivalWalks · 23 replies · 524+ views ^ | 3-17-08 | Glenn Sacks
    Dr. Laura is taking an enormous amount of heat from feminists over her comments concerning the Eliot Spitzer/Silda Spitzer situation. For example, in the Salon Broadsheet blog post Dr. Laura to Silda: It's all your fault!, feminist blogger Kate Harding writes: "Conservative radio host Laura Schlessinger has offered us a new theory on Silda Wall Spitzer: She drove her husband to cheat in the first place. "In the last week, she has been on Hannity & Colmes, Larry King Live and the Today show, offering opinions like this: "'And when the wife does not focus in on the needs and...
  • Self-hating Spitzer--Why do men who seem to have everything throw it all away?

    03/16/2008 12:41:03 PM PDT · by SJackson · 87 replies · 1,927+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 3-16-08 | SHMULEY BOTEACH
    Dr. Laura Schlesinger has a penchant for inane and knee-jerk moralizing. But last week even she outdid herself, as she blamed Elliot Spitzer's long-suffering wife, Silda, for her husband's unfaithfulness with a prostitute. Speaking on the Today show, Dr. Laura opined: "When the wife does not focus in on the needs and the feelings sexually, personally, to make him feel like a man, to make him feel like a success, to make him feel like our hero, he's very susceptible to the charm of some other woman making him feel what he needs. These days, women don't spend a lot...
  • Is Hillary copying Dr. Laura's speech patterns? (Vanity)

    03/14/2008 10:46:23 AM PDT · by BamaGirl · 6 replies · 718+ views
    myself | today | me
    Hillary has changed her speech patterns a lot throughout the years. There has been her curious Southern drawl and well as her scary cackle. Every time I hear her on TV, she sounds like a different person. Mrs. Clinton was on TV the other day with a new voice. This time I could have sworn she was copying Dr. Laura's speech patterns! Dr. Laura is one of this few media women who is highly respected -- especially by other women. Perhaps Mrs. Clinton thinks that if she can sound like her, she will also gain similar respect? Has anyone else...
  • Dr. Laura: Women Share Blame for Cheating Men

    03/11/2008 5:30:41 PM PDT · by Cecily · 437 replies · 7,859+ views
    MSNBC ^ | March 11, 2008 | Mike Celizic
    Dr. Laura Schlessinger has never been one to shrink from controversy, and she leaped headlong into one on Monday when she said that if a husband cheats, his wife may share some of the blame. “When the wife does not focus in on the needs and the feelings, sexually, personally, to make him feel like a man, to make him feel like a success, to make him feel like her hero, he’s very susceptible to the charm of some other woman making him feel what he needs,” the popular psychologist and radio personality said. More commonly known as just “Dr....
  • Radio: Women drawn to conservative talk

    08/21/2007 7:42:47 AM PDT · by Minnesocold · 40 replies · 2,059+ views
    New York Post ^ | 08/20/07 | Carrie Lukas
    Green Stone Media, the feminist-founded radio network ("Talk that women really want to hear") is defunct. Typical liberal behavior: Assuming everyone wants to hear (and agree with) your message — and no accountability when your ideas fail. "Talk that women really DON'T want" was driven out by low ratings, as women didn't care for their messages. Does that mean women don't want to listen to other women? No. The surprise in the article is that large numbers of women are turning to conservative talk, and conservative female talk hosts are thriving. Carrie Lukas at The New York Post offered the...
  • America Supports You: Department Honors Radio’s ‘Dr. Laura’

    07/30/2007 5:31:37 PM PDT · by SandRat · 4 replies · 470+ views
    America Supports You ^ | Samantha L. Quigley
    WASHINGTON, July 30, 2007 – Radio talk-show host Laura Schlessinger is used to millions of people listening to her. Today, however, it was her turn to listen, as Defense Department officials acknowledged her support of America’s servicemembers. Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England (left) presents radio personality Laura Schlessinger (right) with the Office of the Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Public Service on July 30, 2007, at the Pentagon. Schlessinger was recognized for her efforts to raise public awareness of, and funding for, troop-support group “Operation Family Fund.” Photo by Cherie Thurlby  (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. Deputy...
  • Dr. Laura son linked to lurid Web page

    05/31/2007 8:19:52 AM PDT · by bmweezer · 111 replies · 3,992+ views
    Salt Lake City Tribune ^ | May 23, 2007 | Matthew D. LaPlante
    The soldier son of talk radio relationship counselor Laura Schlessinger is under investigation for a graphic personal Web page that one Army official has called "repulsive." The MySpace page, publicly available until Friday when it disappeared from the Internet, included cartoon depictions of rape, murder, torture and child molestation; photographs of soldiers with guns in their mouths; a photograph of a bound and blindfolded detainee captioned "My Sweet Little Habib"; accounts of illicit drug use; and a blog entry headlined by a series of obscenities and racial epithets. The site is credited to and includes many photographs of Deryk Schlessinger,...
  • Military wives' whining wears on Dr. Laura

    05/13/2007 8:02:25 PM PDT · by RGSpincich · 152 replies · 4,757+ views
    Contra Costa Times/Salt Lake Tribune ^ | 5/13/2007 | Matthew D. LaPlante
    SALT LAKE CITY -- Radio relationship guru Laura Schlessinger, in Salt Lake City on Friday to speak to Army families at Fort Douglas, said she was tired of hearing the complaints of lonely and overwhelmed military wives whose husbands are deployed. "He could come back without arms, legs or eyeballs, and you're (whining)?" Schlessinger asked before taking the stage at the base theater to host her daily program on ethics, morals and values. "You're not dodging bullets, so I don't want to hear any whining -- that's my message to them." Schlessinger boasted that she once talked a young woman...
  • No Intelligent, Rational Person is for War, Except... (from Dr. Laura Schlessinger)

    03/19/2007 3:16:01 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 30 replies · 1,420+ views ^ | March 12, 2007 | Dr. Laura Schlessinger
    ...No intelligent, rational, decent person is for war. But if my father and your fathers didn’t go off to fight World War II, I would have been incinerated in a German concentration camp oven...
  • Participate in "These Colors Don't Run" National Caravan (Dr. Laura's 'Call to Action')

    02/27/2007 1:08:37 PM PST · by ajolympian2004 · 19 replies · 872+ views
    Dr. Laura website ^ | Monday February 26th, 2007 | Dr. Laura
    Dr. Laura Urges Listeners to Support Caravan & Rally   Subject: Participate in "These Colors Don't Run" National Caravan Date: 2007-02-26 To the American People The following message is from Marine Mom, Deborah Johns. Her son, SGT William Johns of the U.S. Marines, is currently serving his 3rd tour of duty in Iraq. I am sick and tired. Sick and tired of how some in this country are turning their backs on our troops at a time when they need our support the most! This is why I am taking action to speak up, and in particular, why I am...

    08/28/2006 8:44:01 PM PDT · by Quix · 73 replies · 1,038+ views
    This book is excellent. It speaks to thoughts, feelings, facts I've long had strong similar to identical convictions about. Excerpts from Dr Laura's Foreword: " . . . sold more than one million copies of [I] The Proper Care And Feeding of Husbands [/I]" . . . "I expected a huge, ugly backlash. . . . the general public--especially the men--was incredibly receptive. What touched me the most was the sad, pained, resigned letters I received from so many nice men who were suffering deeply. These men explained that while they were deeply in love with their wives, those wives...
  • How To Redeem a Bad Childhood (Dr. Laura Schlessinger Tells Her Story )

    05/01/2006 1:13:35 PM PDT · by SirLinksalot · 124 replies · 3,326+ views ^ | 04/11/2006 | Dr. Laura Schlessinger
    How to redeem a bad childhood -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Posted: April 11, 2006 1:00 a.m. Eastern Editor's note: The following is adapted from the "post script" of Dr. Laura Schlessinger's newest book, "Bad Childhood – Good Life," available from the WorldNetDaily Book Service. © 2006 Laura C. Schlessinger Upon hitting the save prompt on my computer after finishing the last line of my newest book, "Bad Childhood – Good Life," I became choked up. That's never happened after completing any of my prior eight adult books. I believe I got so emotional because of three factors: I was deeply moved by the...
  • Hannity Live, Levin Joins (WJR - Detroit, MI) Lineup

    01/06/2006 11:12:53 AM PST · by wmichgrad · 4 replies · 300+ views
    WJR Radio ^ | January 6, 2006 | WJR
    Beginning Monday, January 9th, our afternoon programming line up will alter slightly as we strive to keep you Michigan’s best informed radio audience. We are pleased to announce that the Mitch Albom Show will continue to anchor afternoon drive from a new time 5-7 p.m. This enables WJR to continue the 10 year tradition of bringing the Mitch Albom Show to you LIVE in the afternoon. This also will allow Mitch the time to address other demands of his career while continuing a show that we at WJR and Mitch are both proud of. In addition, Mitch will also continue...
  • Top Ten Conservative Women (no Laura Ingraham?!)

    12/06/2005 11:12:29 AM PST · by teddyballgame · 180 replies · 7,536+ views
    Ranked by the Clare Booth Luce Policy Institute. To purchase the Clare Booth Luce Policy Institute's 2006 Great American Conservative Women Calendar. Order today and guarantee delivery by Christmas. 1. Ann Coulter The author of four New York Times best-selling books, a television and radio commentator, attorney, Human Events legal affairs correspondent, nationally syndicated columnist, and the most popular campus speaker in the country.
  • Limbaugh crowned No. 1 in talk radio again. Hannity #2, Savage #3. Where's Franken?

    12/10/2005 10:42:51 AM PST · by rface · 350 replies · 8,488+ views
    UPI ^ | 12/10/2005 12:45:00 PM -0500 | UPI
    NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Talkers magazine reports conservative hosts Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity are the most popular radio hosts in the United States. More than 13.75 million people listen to Limbaugh per week while Hannity draws more then 12.5 million weekly listeners, Talkers reported. Michael Savage is third with more than 8 million listeners a week. There is tie for fourth place between shock jock Howard Stern -- soon due to move to Sirius Satellite Radio -- and Dr. Laura Schlessinger with more than 7.75 million weekly listeners, the New York Daily News reported Saturday. Laura Ingraham...
  • Abortion Notification Law in California Gets Celebrity Backing

    11/07/2005 4:43:38 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 40 replies · 1,245+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 8 November 2005 | John-Henry Westen
    LOS ANGELES, November 7, 2005 ( - Top celebrities released strong endorsements for the YES on 73 campaign today during the final push for Prop 73, the "Parents' Right to Know" initiative on California's special election ballot next Tuesday, November 8th. Ben Stein, Dr. Laura Schlessinger, Patrick Warburton, Laura Ingraham, and Patricia Heaton are all running radio spots in California encouraging support for Prop 73. If passed, Proposition 73 will prevent an abortion from being performed on a minor girl until 48 hours after her parent or guardian is notified. Patricia Heaton says, "As a parent, I can't think of...
  • Dr. Laura Goes Broadway

    07/21/2005 11:44:36 AM PDT · by paltz · 12 replies · 526+ views ^ | 7/21/05 |
    Syndicated radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger will make her stage debut in a new one-woman theatrical event entitled "Dr. Laura: In My NEVER To Be Humble Opinion." There will be two performances at the Lobero Theatre in Santa Barbara, Calif., August 19 and 20, with engagements in Northern California and Texas later this year. In "Dr. Laura: In My NEVER To Be Humble Opinion," radio's No. 1 relationship-and-family-values talk show host will provide an intimate look into her mind and character, revealing personal secrets that she has never before shared with the public. Act One is a tour-de-force performance piece...
  • Dr. Laura, Heal Thyself - (Burt says he did 4 months work for her and she stiffed him!)

    07/15/2005 7:47:16 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 54 replies · 1,875+ views
    Back in March, I received an e-mail from a stranger. He identified himself as Dr. Laura Schlessinger’s producer. He explained that they were planning for her to do a one-woman stage show. Although the second act would consist entirely of Dr. Laura’s answering written questions from the audience, they wanted a funny script for the opening act. Would I be interested in having a meeting? Sure, I’m game for just about anything that doesn’t involve heavy lifting or getting on an airplane. So it was that a couple of weeks later, I drove up the coast to Schlessinger’s home in...
  • A Matter Of Trust-- Who Should Read Names Of Fallen American Soldiers?

    05/29/2005 12:10:12 PM PDT · by ScoopandDizzy · 326+ views
    The Radio Equalizer ^ | May 29, 2005 | Brian Maloney
    When Ted Koppel, host of ABC's "Nightline" program, announced last year he'd recite the names of 721 fallen soldiers on Memorial Day, a firestorm of controversy erupted. Conservative groups protested, a major television station owner boycotted the show and a fierce debate raged for days about Koppel's motives. Sinclair Broadcasting of Baltimore yanked the program that evening from all of its ABC stations, saying it was a partisan attempt to boost John Kerry's sagging poll numbers, by highlighting the toll of Bush's decision to invade Iraq. It's a whole different ballgame this year,
  • Dr. Laura's Son Joining Special Forces

    02/07/2005 6:48:50 AM PST · by Straight Vermonter · 44 replies · 1,609+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Feb. 06, 2005
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Tough talking radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger's 19-year-old son will join the U.S. Special Forces later this year - an endeavor that could take him to the Middle East. Schlessinger, famous for doling out conservative advice on her nationally syndicated call-in show, told about 300 people at a 425th Civil Affairs Battalion event on Saturday that she wasn't too worried about her son, Deryk Bishop.
  • Dr. Laura's Son to Join Special Forces

    02/07/2005 5:18:53 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 14 replies · 1,892+ views
    Miami Herald ^ | Feb. 6,2005
    Dr. Laura's Son to Join Special Forces SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Dr. Laura Schlessinger, famous for doling out advice on her nationally syndicated call-in radio talk show, shared a little of her own personal life with U.S. Army reservists. Schlessinger told some 300 people at a 425th Civil Affairs Battalion event on Saturday that her son, 19-year-old Deryk Bishop, will join the U.S. Special Forces later this year - a mission that could take him to the Middle East. Bishop, who enlisted last year, joined his mother on stage to explain his reasons for signing up. He told the crowd...