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The Jimmy Mathis Show

Sep 13, 2018

Heavy rains from Category 2 Hurricane Florence are lashing the coast of North Carolina as the dangerous storm heads northwest towards an expected landfall on Friday.   Mother Jones writes...  

That the Presidential disdain for the press is nothing new. Still, political and media experts have long worried that...


Sep 12, 2018

As Barack Obama lit into President Trump and his voters Friday in a speech at the University of Illinois, much was made of how unprecedented it was for a predecessor to level such public criticisms of an immediate successor.

Two reactions came to mind. First, that tradition may be dead. If there are two presidents fond...


Sep 11, 2018

Jimmy looks back at the attacks on 9/11 seventeen years later. 

Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with tears and somber tributes as President Donald Trump hailed “the moment when America fought back” on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil.

 

Victims’...


Sep 10, 2018

In a fiery campaign-style speech on Friday, former President Barack Obama attacked Donald Trump by name for the first time since leaving office. But then he went further than that — calling out the Republican Party by blaming it for Trump’s rise.

 

POTUS Obama

 

“It did not start with Donald Trump,” Obama said of the...


Sep 7, 2018

U.S. adds 201,000 jobs as worker wages accelerate to nine-year high.  NFL ratings slammed with a 13.4/5 in the metered markets, the post-midnight ending game is down 8% from last year’s kickoff of September 7, 2017. In one of the lowest season openers ratingswise and facing portions of a cable news-covered rally by...