Posts Tagged ‘Presidential Elections’

WILL & WILLIE ELECTION 2013 – TV VERSION

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

We returned to the Gold Dust Lounge at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf to tape our VIDEO and RADIO program’s Pre-Election 2013 Special.  The Radio version will air THIS SATURDAY, Nov 2nd, 7-8PM on TALK 910 and THIS SUNDAY, Nov 3rd, 6-7PM on 960 KNEW.  The “Tri-Cast” also streams from the stations websites and LIVE on iHeart Radio.  The Video version, with extra content, will be posted shortly as well, with in four segments linked here to MySourceTV.com.  The conversation included former SF Supervisor, California State Assemblywoman and Majority Whip – Candidate for the State Board of Equalization Fiona Ma, and some surprises.  The insightful and entertaining program features Political Comedian Will Durst and Political Icon Willie Brown.  The topics include issue in the current election local proposition issue, the Initiative  Process and costs, Obamacare and the Healthcare.gov SNAFU.  We also look ahead to 2014 and 2016.  At the end of the program, our open Mic is a Q&A with the people (including a surprise guest) who were part of our LIVE audience.  Tim Hockenberry provided music before and after.  

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – You’re invited to next month’s Happy Hour taping on November 20th @ The Gold Dust 6-7pm!

Below you’ll find the TV version of the program, sponsored by Lefty O’Doul’s Drink Mixes

Part 1: Will and Willie discuss SF Propositions B&C, and run through the news of the day.

Part 2: Fiona Ma, Former SF Supervisor and CA Assembly Member, discusses Initiative Process and her campaign

Part 3: We discuss Obamacare and California health initiatives with Fiona Ma

Part 4: Q&A with live audience at the Gold Dust Lounge

WILL & WILLIE ELECTION 2013 – RADIO VERSION

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

We returned to the Gold Dust Lounge at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf to tape our VIDEO and RADIO program’s Pre-Election 2013 Special.  The Radio version will air THIS SATURDAY, Nov 2nd, 7-8PM on TALK 910 and THIS SUNDAY, Nov 3rd, 6-7PM on 960 KNEW.  The “Tri-Cast” also streams from the stations websites and LIVE on iHeart Radio.  The Video version, with extra content, will be posted shortly as well, with in four segments linked here to MySourceTV.com.  The conversation included former SF Supervisor, California State Assemblywoman and Majority Whip – Candidate for the State Board of Equalization Fiona Ma, and some surprises.  The insightful and entertaining program features Political Comedian Will Durst and Political Icon Willie Brown.  The topics include issue in the current election local proposition issue, the Initiative  Process and costs, Obamacare and the Healthcare.gov SNAFU.  We also look ahead to 2014 and 2016.  At the end of the program, our open Mic is a Q&A with the people (including a surprise guest) who were part of our LIVE audience.  Tim Hockenberry provided music before and after.  

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – You’re invited to next month’s Happy Hour taping on November 20th @ The Gold Dust 6-7pm!

Below you’ll find the audio of the radio version of the program, sponsored by Lefty O’Doul’s Drink Mixes

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Will and Willie Show – Episode 24 – Part 4

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Part 4 of 4 of The Will and Willie Show In the last segment from the San Francisco Travel office, Willie Brown and Will Durst talk about the candidates in the race for the Repubilcan nomination to challenge President Barrack Obama in the 2012 Election.  To listen, click below.  TO WATCH THE VIDEO VERSION ON YOUTUBE CLICK HERE!

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 13/14 (Video Version)

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

Our roundtable pre-election discussion at Epic Roasthouse, 369 The Embarcadero on San Francisco’s scenic waterfront. For more on this fine dining establishment, visit www.epicroasthousesf.com Technical difficulties prevent Episodes 13 (Ah Ha!) and 14 from being seen in the video version in their entirety. Segments #13 are combined with the video version for #14. In this episode, we talk about the elections, the setting and how it got built, and the history of The Will and Willie show, which ran as the morning show on 960 AM in 2006, and is produced by Paul “Lobster” Wells, of Flow Communications, the duo’s Ed McMahon and Freddie DeCordova rolled into one. We also touch on state and local politics, personalities and propositions, auto dealers, newspapers, gas prices, suv and prius drivers, and more.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 14 (Audio Version)

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Part two of our roundtable pre-election discussion at Epic Roasthouse, 369 The Embarcadero on San Francisco’s scenic waterfront. For more on this fine dining establishment, visit www.epicroasthousesf.com Suggest listening to Episode 13 first.  In this episode, we talk about the restaurant, and how it got built, and the history of The Will and Willie show, which ran as the morning show on 960 AM in 2006, and is produced by Paul “Lobster” Wells, of Flow Communications, the duo’s Ed McMahon and Freddie DeCordova rolled into one. We also touch on state and local politics, personalities and propositions, auto dealers, newspapers, gas prices, suv and prius drivers, and more. Technical difficulties prevent Episodes 13 (Ah Ha!) and 14 from being seen in the video version in their entirety.  Segments from #13 are being combined with those from #14.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 13 (Audio Version)

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Will Durst and Willie Brown join Producer Paul “The Lobster” Wells at Epic Roasthouse, a fine new Pat Kuleto restaurant managed by Pete Sittnick at 369 The Embarcadero on San Francisco’s scenic waterfront. This is part one of our final pre-election broadcast. We start with the Presidential race, Will and Willie’s predictions, the polls, the economy and how it has swung the race in Obama’s direction. We also give historic perspective to the current financial crisis with a look back to similar events going back before 1929 to the current changes that allowed sub-prime mortgages to be sold as “Triple A” securities and traded through banks and hedge funds. Technical difficulties prevent Episodes 13 (Ah Ha!) from being seen in the video version in it’s entirety. Segments #13 are being combined with those from the video version of #14.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 12 (Video Version)

Friday, September 26th, 2008

Will Durst and Willie Brown join Producer Paul “The Lobster” Wells at the world famous Tosca Cafe in San Francisco’s North Beach. This is part two, and the discussion starts with a story about Coca Cola spurred by Jeanette Etheridge, the owner of Tosca, presenting us with a vintage style bottle. We cover the issues and personalities in the Presidential Election. We enter into a very open discussion on the role race will play on election day to “What Would Willie Do” to bring out the votes Barrack Obama will need to overcome the “Tom Bradley” effect. Durst has some choice words about Sarah Palin.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 12 (Audio Version)

Friday, September 26th, 2008

Will Durst and Willie Brown join Producer Paul “The Lobster” Wells at the world famous Tosca Cafe in San Francisco’s North Beach. This is part two, and the discussion starts with a story about Coca Cola spurred by Jeanette Etheridge, the owner of Tosca, presenting us with a vintage style bottle.  We cover the issues and personalities in the Presidential Election.  We enter into a very open discussion on the role race will play on election day to “What Would Willie Do” to bring out the votes Barrack Obama will need to overcome the “Tom Bradley” effect.  Durst has some choice words about Sarah Palin.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 11 (Video Version)

Friday, September 26th, 2008

Will Durst and Willie Brown join Producer Paul “The Lobster” Wells at the world famous Tosca Cafe in San Francisco’s North Beach. This is part one, concentrating on the current financial crisis and some early details on the draft from the Treasury Department’s 700 Billion ballout of the banking industry. Willie Brown lays out the perspective from his history as both a legislator and an administrator, from his decades as Speaker of the Assembly for the State of California and The Mayor. Durst bursts with sharp quips as we examine the situation from our point of view-the truth as we see it, not as they sell it… This show was recorded on the same day as Episode 12.

Will and Willie Podcast Episode 11 (Audio Version)

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

Will Durst and Willie Brown join Producer Paul “The Lobster” Wells at the world famous Tosca Cafe in San Francisco’s North Beach.  This is part one, concentrating on the current financial crisis and some early details on the draft from the Treasury Department’s 700 Billion ballout of the banking industry.  Willie Brown lays out the perspective from his history as both a legislator and an administrator, from his decades as Speaker of the Assembly for the State of California and The Mayor.  Durst bursts with sharp quips as we examine the situation from our point of view-the truth as we see it, not as they sell it… This show was recorded on the same day as Episode 12.