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Welcome to the Badger Den! When you're inside the den you're outside of the box. It's the world of a creative conservative. Badger talks about American History, Humanities, Faith, Culture, Media and Leadership. The summary of the show is simple - American Exceptionalism. Join Badger each morning for American Awakening - a little kick start to the day for any great patriot! Also look out for our annual Thanksgiving and Christmas series of shows. Each year there is a different theme. The 2014 series will simply be "Just Jesus." www.badgerbenson.com

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Thursday, July 3, 2015 Tenebrae non importo. export tantum lumen. Follow us on Facebook and on Twitter @WakeUpPrayers Today is our Independence Day Special! Have a great 4th of July weekend everyone! Words For Breakfast Opening Music: American Noise by Skillet Opening Prayer: Prayer for Our Nation Devotion: "Blood Bought Atonement" Key Verse: "He entered once for all into the holy places...by means of His own blood, thus securing an eternal redemption." -Hebrews 9:12 Today In History Morning Headlines Song of The Day: "God Bless The USA" by Lee Greenwood. (Go to the Facebook page to listen.) Brandon's Independence Day Message Lessons In Leadership/American Stories: Independence Week Special - George Washington and the Washington Cruisers Flag (An Appeal To Heaven flag) Closing Prayer: For those who are travelling.
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Some quick thoughts about Egypt, Ronald Reagan's 100th Birthday, the Super Bowl. Then it's all about Badger's early years as a kid. Also an announcement about the new forum at BadgerBenson.com.

It's the end of January, time to bring out the AmeriCANS and CANTS. It's the first class of 2011. Also some comments on the riots in Egypt, and a special look back at the Challenger Disaster with old news clips and Reagan's address.

Replay of Friday's show. Perfect timing! The same day we award Keith Olbermann and MSNBC the 2010 AmeriCANT of the Year Award he loses his job with MSNBC.
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Keith Olbermann: The Final Countdown - Same day as his AmeriCANT Award!

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How's this for timing? Today we awarded Keith Olbermann and the crew at MSNBC the 2010 AmeriCANT of the Year Award. The same day that Keith's contract was cancelled. We thank the executives at MSNBC for tuning in today.... more

It's time to recognize the great American stories and individuals from 2010 as the AmeriCANS of the Year. We also give the walk of shame to the AmeriCANTS - the mean spirited, partisan, bitter jerks that just aren't all that cool.
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75th Broadcast

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Friday, January 21st 2011 show will be the 75th broadcast we've done on BlogTalkRadio! Does this mean we'll also celebrate the 100th? You're dang right we well! 25 more to go until the biggie. I won't make too big of a deal about it,... more

The finalized AmeriCANS/CANTS Show will be this Friday, January 21st, 2011. We wanted to come up with a set of rules for the selection. Also Badger details the new features of the show - iDumb, Non-Sense, Lessons in Leadership,... more

The media has gone off the deep end. People want answers at times like these. But are there? I suggest we're missing the bigger picture - a reminder that evil is in this world, and how it works.

The first show of 2011. Just a quick preview up what's coming up. Some afterthoughts on the holiday series of shows.

The best parts from the Road To Honor series - a week of shows leading up to Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor Rally in DC on 8/28. It includes the events that led to me being able to go, interviews on the bus ride, and on the mall... more
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