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Cut To The Chase

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Next Episode: 12/19 @ 10am


October 10, 2017

Aired 10/10/2017

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  • December 5, 2017

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  • November 28, 2017

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  • November 21, 2017

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  • November 14, 2017

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  • November 7, 2017

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  • October 31, 2017

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  • October 24, 2017

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  • October 17, 2017

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  • October 10, 2017

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  • October 3, 2017

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  • September 26, 2017

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  • September 19, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guest Mark Swanson- luthier and activist.

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  • September 12, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guest Michael Johnston- retired teacher, labor historian, and author.

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  • September 5, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by guest Roberta F. King, Cannabis Consultant, for their discussion on medical and recreational marijuana use.

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  • August 29, 2017

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    Guests Professor Bonnie Wright and Andrew Hanselman joined Jim, Dave, and Buck for their conversation on current events.

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  • August 22, 2017`

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    Guest Steve Petska, former judge and state rep., joined Jim, Dave, and Buck for a conversation on current events and politics.

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  • August 15, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck have founders of Good Harbor Institute, author Shenandoah Cefalo as well as Dr. Cathy Fialon, as their guests.

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  • August 8, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guest Becky Lloyd Cripps from SLD Read, a service that helps those with reading disabilities.

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  • August 1, 2017

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  • July 25, 2017

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    This week, Jim, Dave and Buck had guests Scott Urbanowski- candidate for Kentwood Mayor, Emily Bridson- candidate for Kentwood City Commission, and Tami VandenBerg- candidate for GR Ciry Commission in the 2nd ward.

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  • July 18, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck discussed politics with guest State Rep. Winnie Brinks, and spoke with guest Dick Hillary, award winning public defender, on his experience in this field.

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  • July 11, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guest Jessica Hanselman of the Wyoming School Board; discussion ranged from political science to dog rescues.

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  • June 27, 2017

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    Jim and Dave had guests Dr. Robert Davidson- U.S. Congress candidate, as well as Emily Bridson- candidate for Kentwood City Commissioner; regular guest Michael Johnston also joined the discussion.

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  • June 20, 2017

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  • June 13, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guests former judge and State Rep Steve Pestka, as well as Bill Wood from the West Michigan Environmental Action Council.

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  • June 6, 2017

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    Jim , Dave, and Buck had guests Luke Morgan and Jen Jackson; the topic of conversation was the Global Leadership Summit.

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  • May 30, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck had guest Bob Townsend and they discussed medical marijuana.

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  • May 2, 2017

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    The Cut to the Chase crew had guest Kyle Lacey (who just happens to be Jim's daughter), and they talked plants, political science, and dog rescues.

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  • April 18,2017

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    The Cut to the Chase crew was joined by guest co-host Steve Pestka, former judge and Michigan State Rep.; they talked current events as well as political science.

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  • April 11, 2017

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    The Cut to the Chase crew was joined by Michigan State Rep. Winnie Brinks of the 76th district; Michigan politics was the topic of conversation.

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  • April 4, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck have regular guest Mitch Nyberg and they discuss Michigan's funding for the movie industry.

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  • March 28, 2017

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    Tune in to hear the usual Cut to the Chase crew along with Professor Bonnie Wright and Central Michigan lawyer, Todd Levitt, as they take and discuss questions on marijuana rights.

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  • March 21, 2017

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    Jim and Dave are joined by special co-hosts Mark Swanson and Stan Ward where they talk local, state, and federal politics. Listen till the end to hear guest Marissa Postler, Wyoming City Council member, and her experience since being elected in 2016.

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  • March 14, 2017

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Professor Bonnie Wright of Farris State University-- they talk political science,  current events, and the Trump Administration.

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  • March 7, 2017

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    Join Jim, Dave, and guest Pete Armstrong (retired lawyer and ACLU volunteer) as they talk current politics, cannabis, and dog rescues.

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  • February 28, 2017

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    Jim and Dave are joined by guest co-hosts Lou Adams and Gregg Sherman; topics of discussion include politics, current events, and US legislator "town halls."

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  • February 21, 2017

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    Join Jim, Dave, and guest co-host Mitch Nyberg as they discuss politics and the film industry.

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  • February 14, 2017

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    Join Jim and Dave as they discuss the Michigan Democratic Convention with guest host, Professor Bonnie Wright; also catch their conversation with guest Eric Banne speaking for Mackenzie's Animal Sanctuary.

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  • February 7, 2017

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    Join Jim and Dave as they inteview professor and activist Bonnie Wright regarding women's rallies and Betsy Devos' confirmation hearing.

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  • January 31, 2017

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    Jim and Dave are joined by guest co-hosts Michael Johnston and Mark Swanson, and they dove into trying to make sense of Trump's first week in office.

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  • January 24, 2017

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    Jim, Dave and Buck had guest Traci Kornak, 3rd Congressional District Chair and local trial lawyer, and discussed her experience at the Women's ralley in Lansing on Saturday, as well as talked about Trump's decisions and actions thus far.

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  • January 10, 2017

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    This week, Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by guest co-host Mark Swanson and discussed election details as well as well as confirmation hearings for Jeff Sessions. The also interviewed MI author Debbir TenBrink and talked about her new book, Warped Ambition.

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  • January 3, 2017

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    For this week's episode of Cut to the Chase, Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by guest Neville Parish- a Trump supporter and friend from Australia. Listen in to hear this multitude of perspectives on election issues!

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  • December 27, 2016

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    This week on Cut to the Chase, Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by guests Lynne Scheib- staff member of Artworks in Big Rapids, Mark McEermott- activist from Seattle, and discussed general election topics as well as an Aaron Cohen rant.

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  • December 20, 2016

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  • December 13, 2016

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    On this week's edition of Cut to the Chase, Jim and Dave were again joined by Buck Geno as well as Nick Budimir, professor at Muskegon Community College. A discussion of Donald Trump and his antics took up the majority of the conversation.

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  • November 22, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Mark Swanson.  They further discuss the election results and the Trump cabinet.

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  • November 15, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Kent County Commissioner Carol Hennessey to talk about the election results.

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  • November 8, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Mark Swanson.  They covered election day stories.

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  • November 1, 2016

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    Guests include Marissa Postler, candidate for 2nd Ward Wyoming City Council, and Steve Shoemaker, Democratic candidate for the 72nd District Michigan House.  Topics included the election taking place one week away and dog rescues.

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  • October 25, 2016

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    Former judge and former State Rep. Steve Pestka joined Jim, Dave, and Buck.  Mr. Pestka recounts his experiences attending a Donald Trump rally in Florida.  Most of the focus was on the upcoming election.

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  • October 18, 2016

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    Jim's guest co-host is retired teacher and labor historian Michael Johnston.  Guests on today's show include Phil Skaggs, candidate for Kent County Commission 19th District, and community activists Jim and Gini Cronover.  Topics included a discussion of the election and political science.

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  • October 11, 2016

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    Retired teacher and labor historian Michael Johnston joined the show today to discuss politics and workers issues with Jim, Dave, and Buck.

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  • October 4, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by guest co-host Mark Swanson, Christian Gaines (ArtPrize Executive Director), and Steve Shoemaker (candidate for 72nd District State House). Topics include ArtPrize and all of its working parts, as well as the Steve Shoemaker's concerns within the 72nd district, with an emphasis on problems and solutions.

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  • September 27, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck were joined by Mark Swanson, musician and instrument maker, and by Chris Reader, Democratic candidate for Kent County Clerk.  Topics included a discussion of the first Presidential Debate, NAFTA, TPP, and much more.

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  • September 20, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Tom Good, regional manager of the National Labor Relations Board to talk about workers rights.  Other topics included politics, poll accuracy, football and protests, and Trump is a jerk (I can't put the word Jim wrote down--Darren).

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  • September 13, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck are joined by Tim Neil of Vic's Supermarket in Reed City as they talk about the challenges of operating a small business.  Other topics include Hillary Clinton's comments about "deplorables", medical marijuana, MacKenzie's Dog Rescue, and class warfare.

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  • August 30, 2016

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    Topics included San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sits out the national anthem in protest of police killing unarmed people of color, discussion of Trump, and the labor movement.

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  • August 23, 2016

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    Guests on the show include Dr. Cathy Dailing, Shenandoah Chefalo, and Bonnie Wright.  Topics included historical, biological, neurological trauma, and PTSD of slavery, effects of abuse, empathy and asking questions of why something is the way it is, empathy leads to productivity, workplace empathy, gay marriage rights, and the Good Harbor Institute.

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  • August 16, 2016

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    Nick Budimir, Instructor at Muskegon Community College, is the guest on this episode.  Topics include Donald Trump and whether he really wants to be president, the Olympics, Nick talks about the World Social Forum in Quebec, LGBTQ rights, a discussion of crime, race, and verbal codes, a discussion of unions and the labor movement, and a discussion of marijuana and drug laws.

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  • August 9, 2016

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    Jim, Dave, and Buck talk about the Olympics, marijuana, Donald Trump, the election, voting, and DNC rigging, Burke Swiger and his health issues about heart attacks, skydiving, and police shootings and corruption.

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  • August 2, 2016

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  • July 26, 2016

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  • July 19, 2016

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    Jim and Dave are joined by Buck Geno and Michael Johnston.  They talked about the start of the Republican National Committee, Melania Trump's speech, Black Lives Matter, "Weapons of Mass Distraction", Mexico wall, Police and "Blue Code", and Green Party Presidential Candidate Dr. Jill Stein.

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  • July 12, 2016

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  • July 5, 2016

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    Jim Chase, Dave Johnson, and Buck Geno were joined by Kyle Hinton.

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  • June 28, 2016

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    Jim and Dave were joined in studio by Buck Geno of Work in Progress Radio and The Union Edge.  Special guest in the studio was Winnie Brinks, State Representative for the 76th District.

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  • June 21, 2016

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  • June 14, 2016

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  • June 7, 2016

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  • May 31, 2016

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    This is the debut episode of Cut To The Chase with Jim Chase and Dave Johnson.

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