NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

SiriusXM’s coverage of the Israel/Gaza conflict

As the approximately two-month long current Israel/Gaza conflict continues, SiriusXM hosts were joined by various guests to discuss their viewpoints on the situation. Foreign policy expert for Newsweek and award-winning Italian/Palestinian journalist Rula Jebreal joined SiriusXM POTUS Politics‘ Michael Smerconish on … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Is the New York Times pro-pot?

Is The New York Times pro-pot? Editorial Board member David Firestone joined The Michael Smerconish Program on SiriusXM’s POTUS Politics to discuss his publication’s recent editorial series about it. The New York Times Editorial Board published the series High Time: An Editorial Series on Marijuana Legalization in … Continued

Smerconish takes you inside the Central Intelligence Agency’s private museum

Chief Washington Correspondent Olivier Knox from Yahoo! News toured the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) private museum at the CIA’s headquarters in Langley, Va. and joined Michael Smerconish of The Michael Smerconish Program on SiriusXM’s POTUS Politics to talk all about his … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, POP CULTURE

Donald Trump’s ‘Yes men’ give Buzzfeed’s McKay Coppins a big ‘NO’

Buzzfeed Senior Editor McKay Coppins published an uproarious post just last week titled 36 Hours on the Fake Campaign Trail with Donald Trump. Upon seeing Coppins’ piece regarding his own recalled resolution, Trump took to Twitter, calling Coppins and Buzzfeed … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

SiriusXM’s Patriot and POTUS analyze the Chris Christie scandal

“People are socially tolerant and fiscally conservative.” How they’ll be able to tolerate New Jersey governor Chris Christie is still questionable. Especially as the plot thickens in the bridge scandal. Now Christie is under investigation for possibly misusing Hurricane Sandy relief … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, TRAFFIC/WEATHER

Smerconish Program: Polar vortex is tied to global warming

Baby it’s freezing outside! And it’s not just the Northeast that has been experiencing these below-normal temps. The all-too-famous polar vortex has swept the nation, practically leaving us all in a very frigid state. So what’s going on? To give … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

Host-to-Host: Pete Dominick interviews Michael Smerconish

What happens when two radio powerhouses meet? Nothing less than a lot of in-depth commentary and a lot of deliberating. This is exactly what happened when SiriusXM Indie Radio host Pete Dominick welcomed the POTUS channel’s Michael Smerconish onto his show. … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Andrew Cohen debates the death penalty on POTUS

How does a lively discussion on baseball turn into a debate on the death penalty? We found out Thursday when Andrew Cohen from The Atlantic and CBS’s 60 Minutes stopped by The Michael Smerconish Program on POTUS. Cohen came by … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Robert Costa on misconceptions about House Republicans

Robert Costa, the Washington editor for the National Review and a political analyst on CNBC, called in to the Michael Smerconish Program Monday to defend his recent article in the Washington Post, “Five Myths About the House Republicans.” Costa wrote people have a … Continued

NEWS

“I don’t believe people snap,” criminal analyst on Navy Yard shooting

We are all too familiar with the immediate aftermath of a mass shooting. First chaos, then identification, followed by an attempt to answer that all-too elusive question–especially when the attacker doesn’t survive–“Why?” While there are still no clear answers, Criminal … Continued