30 min

91: Fixing Potholes with WWE Superstar & Knox County Mayor Glenn "Kane" Jacobs Honest Offense with Eric Cervone

    • Society & Culture

Wrestling fans know Mayor Glenn Jacobs as WWE Superstar Kane. Mayor Jacobs has been with the WWE since 1995, and since 2018 he has served as the mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. He is also the author of the excellent book, "Mayor Kane: My Life in Wrestling and Politics"—likely the only book in history to have chapters detailing both Austrian economics and Japanese shoot wrestling.

Mayor Kane's book: https://www.amazon.com/Mayor-Kane-Life-Wrestling-Liberty/dp/154608584X/  

Mayor Kane on Twitter: https://twitter.com/GlennJacobsTN



00:00 Introduction

01:00 Running for reelection

05:30 Fighting partisanship

08:00 Competing in Japanese shoot wrestling

11:30 The entrepreneurial genius of Vince McMahon

18:20 How Mayor Jacobs found libertarian philosophy

23:30 Philosophy vs. governing

26:30 Combating COVID mandates

29:00 DDP Yoga



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Support the podcast and join the Honest Offense community at https://honestoffense.locals.com



Eric Cervone on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ericcervone

Eric Cervone on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ericcervone  

https://www.ericcervone.com/

Wrestling fans know Mayor Glenn Jacobs as WWE Superstar Kane. Mayor Jacobs has been with the WWE since 1995, and since 2018 he has served as the mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. He is also the author of the excellent book, "Mayor Kane: My Life in Wrestling and Politics"—likely the only book in history to have chapters detailing both Austrian economics and Japanese shoot wrestling.

Mayor Kane's book: https://www.amazon.com/Mayor-Kane-Life-Wrestling-Liberty/dp/154608584X/  

Mayor Kane on Twitter: https://twitter.com/GlennJacobsTN



00:00 Introduction

01:00 Running for reelection

05:30 Fighting partisanship

08:00 Competing in Japanese shoot wrestling

11:30 The entrepreneurial genius of Vince McMahon

18:20 How Mayor Jacobs found libertarian philosophy

23:30 Philosophy vs. governing

26:30 Combating COVID mandates

29:00 DDP Yoga



 ––––  

Support the podcast and join the Honest Offense community at https://honestoffense.locals.com



Eric Cervone on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ericcervone

Eric Cervone on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ericcervone  

https://www.ericcervone.com/

30 min

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