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Why Mass Murderers Kill: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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This is Joan Jerkovich and welcome to my show. We are all very concerned about the bombing in Boston at the Boston Marathon. It got me into thinking about “why”. Some people were talking in the news reports that they were happy that suspect number two was captured alive. Maybe some of the people who […]

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Joan Jerkovich “Your” Life Coach~Friend’s Husband Cheating »

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My best friend’s husband is cheating on her.  I’ve never liked the guy and suspected he could do something like this, but now I have proof.  He’s such scum, I’m so disgusted with him.  I know she’ll be crushed when she finds out, but should I tell her?  I know she doesn’t know.  This is […]

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Legality of Obama Drone Policy in Question: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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This is the show that a lot of the conservative Republicans who follow Fox News have been waiting for me to put up. If you followed me through with my piece called, “Hubris: the Selling of the Iraq War” by the Bush Administration, you’ll find that this commentary I have today follows in line with […]

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Was Bush’s Motivation for the Iraq War a Personal Vendetta? Joan Jerkovich »

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Welcome to the Joan Jerkovich Show.  I’m going to be presenting that much-awaited final segment on the documentary film Hubris: Selling the Iraq War. Seems I’ve had quite a few listeners who don’t like to hear anything derogatory about the Republican Party. If you hold on with me and you come back to listen next […]

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Did Hubris, Arrogance and Pride, send the U.S. to War? Joan Jerkovich Show »

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The MSNBC documentary called Hubris: Selling the Iraq War exposes how the Bush administration essentially convinced the American people that we needed to invade Iraq in 2003.   This documentary, as narrated by Rachel Maddow, was taken from the best-selling book of the same name written by Michael Isikoff, NBC News National Investigative Correspondent, and co-authored with David […]

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Joan Jerkovich, BCC ~ “Your” Life Coach! »

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Losing weight has always been a challenge for me.  I lose then gain it back in short order and sometimes gain even more back than I lost when I started.  Two years ago I worked a plan and got down to my goal weight and kept it off, but the past 4 months I started […]

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Legal Trouble for “Anonymous” Online Commenters: Joan Jerkovich »

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Before you hit the enter button to post a comment on your favorite blog, social media, or online site, be forewarned that if your comment can be proven in a court of law to contain a libelous statement about an individual or business you can be sued for damages. As the Internet has become an […]

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Con Artists: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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The most successful ones are highly intelligent, multi-talented and ooze charm.  They have an uncanny way of making success look easy.  They are also liars, thieves and cheats.  They are con artists. One con man, whose name we all recognize, is Charles Ponzi (1882-1949).  Historically considered to be one of the most adept swindlers, his […]

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Challenging the NRA: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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The recent mass murders of the 20 children ages 6 and 7, with 6 of their educators in Newtown, Connecticut, has prompted me to put forth a challenge to the NRA.  Public sentiment is changing and if the NRA and its membership are unwilling to consider compromise, I fear that responsible gun owners will no […]

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Share Your Story for a $50 Holiday Giveaway: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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The Holiday Season is a time for reflecting on what we have to be grateful for, but it is also a time for giving to those in need. Last year, for my Christmas Radio Program, I gave $50 to several of my co-workers to go out in to the community as Secret Santa’s.  They were […]

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Strained Family Holiday Relationships: Joan Jerkovich »

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It’s that time of year when we get thrown together with those family members we don’t get along with, or worse, would be happy to avoid seeing altogether. The drinker who imbibes too much to the embarrassment of all. The politico who likes to argue his point until everyone is frustrated. The jokester whose jokes […]

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Soldier’s Funeral Shielded from Westboro Picketers: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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In the wake of the massacre at the Aurora, Colorado theatre, which left so many feeling stunned and in shock, a heartwarming story came out of Columbia Missouri.  Given notice that the Westboro Baptist church from Topeka, Kansas would be picketing the funeral of fallen soldier, 21-year-old Army Spc. Sterling Wyatt who was killed by an […]

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Witness to Aurora Massacre: The Joan Jerkovich Show »

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Like so many others who heard news of the Aurora shootings, I wish there was more I could do to offer assistance to the victims and all those involved or affected by this massacre.  I first heard of the shootings when my brother, who lives in the Denver area, called to tell me that his […]

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