The Kevin King Show
Episode 9 - Household Budgeting

Episode 9 - Household Budgeting

April 9, 2018

On this episode, Kevin is joined by his wife, and blogger extraordinaire, Emma Kathryn to discuss how they handle finances and budgeting. They also give you their tips & tricks on tackling money head-on.

Guest Profile:

Emma runs the blog Emma-Kathryn.com where she dicusses everything from home improvements to couponing and life lessons. She's a North Carolina native with a degree in Business Administration from NC State University.

Follow her at:

Instagram: @EK_EmmaKathryn

Twitter: @EK_EmmaKathryn

Episode 8 - Life Behind the Mic

Episode 8 - Life Behind the Mic

April 1, 2018

Tyler Cralle joins Kevin to discuss what life is like behind a talk radio microphone. Bringing a decade of experience to the discussion, Tyler gives his thoughts on creating fresh content, catering to your audience, and much more.

Guest Bio:

Growing up in Bethesda, MD Tyler attended St. John’s High School in Washington D.C. Tyler studied finance at Lynchburg College and Political Science at UNC Wilmington. He co-hosted Right On Campus on channel 5 in Wilmington NC for 2 years. Tyler also co-hosted the acclaimed Right On Campus: After Hours Radio show. Tyler currently hosts the Tyler Cralle Show on 980 WAAV from 6-9am

Website: tylercralle.com

Twitter: @tylercralle

Episode 7 - Romanticizing Socialism

Episode 7 - Romanticizing Socialism

March 26, 2018

Ibis Valdes joins Kevin on this episode to discuss one-party control of Cuba, the international community's lack of action, and the romanticization of socialism in our generation.

Guest Profile:

Ibis Valdés is a Young Voices advocate and a graduate of international law and human rights. She is an organizer with Engage Miami, a nonprofit that elevates the youth voice in South Florida elections. Opinions presented here belong solely to the author.

Ibis has an article published at GlennBeck.com that is a great primer on Cuba Decide and Rosa María Payá. 

Follow Ibis on Twitter @ValdesIbis

Episode 6 - Can Media Be Unbiased?

Episode 6 - Can Media Be Unbiased?

March 18, 2018

On this episode, Kevin sits down with Matthew Oakley once again to discuss modern journalism. Is it possible for media outlets to be unbiased, or is that just a pie in the sky idea? From Brokaw to Breitbart, they discuss the changes, and challenges, through the decades.

Guest Profile:

Matthew Oakley is a podcaster and writer whose articles have been featured at a number of websites and publications including The Gralien Report and Intrepid Magazine, in addition to regional publications in Western North Carolina. He is fiercely opinionated, and is outspoken with his writing regarding politics, skepticism, and science. Equipped with a true contrarian mindset, there are few topics out of his reach.

Mr. Oakley can be reached via email at engineer@gralienreport.com.

Follow Matt on Twitter: @GralienReverend

Episode 5 - Are Guns the Problem?

Episode 5 - Are Guns the Problem?

March 12, 2018

Ron Holmes joins Kevin for another episode. This time, they discuss whether guns are to blame for mass violence, or if there's another root to the problem. Maybe it's a people problem? They also ask, is the Second Amendment still relevent?

Ron also fills us in on the latest training offered by RYKER, in order to make you the most prepared.

Show links:

Instructor One Training (Ron’s site!): Website

RYKER GRIP: Website | Instagram

About Ron:

Ron Holmes retired from Marine Special Operations Command after serving over 20 years in the U.S. Marines. During his time at MARSOC as the Communications Operations Chief he was the senior enlisted responsible for the creation of the first Marine Special Operations Communications School called MNOC (Marine Network Operators Course). Prior to this he served with Force Reconnaissance commands for the majority of his time in service. His primary job was Reconnaissance Communications. Post retirement he worked in support of the Global War on Terror for the Joint Special Operations Command as a Program Manager for a Communications Company. Shortly thereafter serving as a Sensor Operator on an Intelligence Reconnaissance Surveillance platform. This lead him to working as an Independent Diplomatic Security Consultant for over 3 years. In 2014 he was diagnosed with cancer and could no longer deploy. As of today he is cancer free and focuses on his firearms training he has provided over the last 8 years. His training has provided over 3500 hours of marksmanship instruction for all skill levels on multiple weapons platforms. He holds a patent to a weapons accessory he invented. He is working on his degree in Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

Episode 4 - Star Wars and Politics

Episode 4 - Star Wars and Politics

February 5, 2018

On this episode, Kevin sits down with Stars Wars expert and political commentator Stephen Kent. What do you think about the geopolitical undertones of the Star Wars franchise? People see the same movie, but see different messages. Dive through the philosophy of George Lucas as Stephen lays down some serious knowledge.

Guest Bio

Stephen Kent is the host of the Beltway Banthas podcast & Spokesperson for Young Voices

Episode 3 - Defining the Fourth Estate

Episode 3 - Defining the Fourth Estate

January 30, 2018

In this episode, Kevin talks with nationally syndicated journalist and podcaster, Matthew Oakley about the current state of the media. What role does the media have as the Fourth Estate, and are they living up to their calling?

 

Guest Profile:

Matthew Oakley is a podcaster and writer whose articles have been featured at a number of websites and publications including The Gralien Report and Intrepid Magazine, in addition to regional publications in Western North Carolina. He is fiercely opinionated, and is outspoken with his writing regarding politics, skepticism, and science. Equipped with a true contrarian mindset, there are few topics out of his reach.

Mr. Oakley can be reached via email at engineer@gralienreport.com.

Follow Matt on Twitter: @GralienReverend

Episode 2 - Situational Preparedness

Episode 2 - Situational Preparedness

January 19, 2018

On this episode, Kevin speaks with tactical trainer Ron Holmes of RYKER USA. Ron gives us tips on how to be prepared in everyday situations. With mass shootings, natural disasters, and other external threats prevalent, being ready is an essential skillset. Take a listen to hear simple things you can do to be prepared.

 

Show links:

Instructor One Training (Ron's site!): Website

RYKER GRIP: Website | Instagram

 

About Ron:

Ron Holmes retired from Marine Special Operations Command after serving over 20 years in the U.S. Marines. During his time at MARSOC as the Communications Operations Chief he was the senior enlisted responsible for the creation of the first Marine Special Operations Communications School called MNOC (Marine Network Operators Course). Prior to this he served with Force Reconnaissance commands for the majority of his time in service. His primary job was Reconnaissance Communications. Post retirement he worked in support of the Global War on Terror for the Joint Special Operations Command as a Program Manager for a Communications Company. Shortly thereafter serving as a Sensor Operator on an Intelligence Reconnaissance Surveillance platform. This lead him to working as an Independent Diplomatic Security Consultant for over 3 years. In 2014 he was diagnosed with cancer and could no longer deploy. As of today he is cancer free and focuses on his firearms training he has provided over the last 8 years. His training has provided over 3500 hours of marksmanship instruction for all skill levels on multiple weapons platforms. He holds a patent to a weapons accessory he invented. He is working on his degree in Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

 

The Kevin King Show - Episode 1

The Kevin King Show - Episode 1

November 17, 2017

In this pilot broadcast, Kevin discusses why this show is much needed, as well as the direction it will go.