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Elsa Kurt is an American actress, comedian, podcast producer & host, social media entertainer, and author of over twenty-five books. Elsa's career began first with writing, then moved into the unconventional but highly popularized world of TikTok, where she amassed an organic following of 200K followers and over 7 billion views of her satirical and parody skits, namely her viral portrayal of Vice President Kamala Harris, which attracted the attention of notable media personalities such as Michael Knowles, Mike Huckabee, Brit Hume, and countless media outlets. She's been featured in articles by Steven Crowder's Louder with Crowder, Hollywood in Toto with Christian Toto, and JD Rucker Report. In late 2022, Elsa decided to explore more acting opportunities outside of social media. As of August 2022, Elsa will have appearances in a sketch comedy show & an independent short film series in the fall. Elsa is best known for her comedic style and delivery, & openly conservative values. She is receptive to both comedic and dramatic roles within the wholesome/clean genres & hopes to adapt her books to film in the future. #ifounditonamazon https://a.co/ekT4dNO Elsa's Books: https://www.amazon.com/~/e/B01E1VFRFQAs of Sept. 2023, Author, Veteran, & commentator Clay Novak joins Elsa in the co-host seat. About Clay: Army OfficerClay Novak was commissioned in 1995 as a Second Lieutenant of Infantry and served as an officer for twenty four years in Mechanized Infantry, Airborne Infantry, and Cavalry units .  He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2019.
Warrior
Clay is a graduate of the U.S. Army Ranger School and is a Master Rated Parachutist, serving for more than a decade in the Airborne community.  He was deployed a combined five times to combat in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Leader
Serving in every leadership position from Infantry Platoon Leader to Cavalry Squadron Commander, Clay led American Soldiers in and out of combat for more than two decades.
Outdoorsman
Growing up in a family of hunters and shooters, Clay has carried on those traditions to this day.  Whether building guns, hunting, shooting for recreation, or carrying them in combat , Clay Novak has spent his life handling firearms.
Author
Keep Moving, Keep Shooting is the first novel for Clay.  You can also read his Blog on this website and see more content from Clay on his Substack.
Media Consultant
Clay has appeared on radio and streaming shows as a military consultant, weighing in on domestic and foreign policy as well as global conflict.  He has also appeared as a guest on multiple podcasts to talk about Keep Moving, Keep Shooting and his long military career.Get Clay's book: https://amzn.to/47Bzx2HVisit Clay's site: Clay Novak (claynovak-author.com)

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Elsa Kurt is an American actress, comedian, podcast producer & host, social media entertainer, and author of over twenty-five books. Elsa's career began first with writing, then moved into the unconventional but highly popularized world of TikTok, where she amassed an organic following of 200K followers and over 7 billion views of her satirical and parody skits, namely her viral portrayal of Vice President Kamala Harris, which attracted the attention of notable media personalities such as Michael Knowles, Mike Huckabee, Brit Hume, and countless media outlets. She's been featured in articles by Steven Crowder's Louder with Crowder, Hollywood in Toto with Christian Toto, and JD Rucker Report. In late 2022, Elsa decided to explore more acting opportunities outside of social media. As of August 2022, Elsa will have appearances in a sketch comedy show & an independent short film series in the fall. Elsa is best known for her comedic style and delivery, & openly conservative values. She is receptive to both comedic and dramatic roles within the wholesome/clean genres & hopes to adapt her books to film in the future. #ifounditonamazon https://a.co/ekT4dNO Elsa's Books: https://www.amazon.com/~/e/B01E1VFRFQAs of Sept. 2023, Author, Veteran, & commentator Clay Novak joins Elsa in the co-host seat. About Clay: Army OfficerClay Novak was commissioned in 1995 as a Second Lieutenant of Infantry and served as an officer for twenty four years in Mechanized Infantry, Airborne Infantry, and Cavalry units .  He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2019.
Warrior
Clay is a graduate of the U.S. Army Ranger School and is a Master Rated Parachutist, serving for more than a decade in the Airborne community.  He was deployed a combined five times to combat in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Leader
Serving in every leadership position from Infantry Platoon Leader to Cavalry Squadron Commander, Clay led American Soldiers in and out of combat for more than two decades.
Outdoorsman
Growing up in a family of hunters and shooters, Clay has carried on those traditions to this day.  Whether building guns, hunting, shooting for recreation, or carrying them in combat , Clay Novak has spent his life handling firearms.
Author
Keep Moving, Keep Shooting is the first novel for Clay.  You can also read his Blog on this website and see more content from Clay on his Substack.
Media Consultant
Clay has appeared on radio and streaming shows as a military consultant, weighing in on domestic and foreign policy as well as global conflict.  He has also appeared as a guest on multiple podcasts to talk about Keep Moving, Keep Shooting and his long military career.Get Clay's book: https://amzn.to/47Bzx2HVisit Clay's site: Clay Novak (claynovak-author.com)

    From Commencement Chaos to Global Politics

    From Commencement Chaos to Global Politics

    Ever been to a graduation where the provost turns your hard-earned name into a comedy skit? We're still chuckling and cringing from the name pronunciation fiasco at Thomas Jefferson University's nursing ceremony. So, we kicked off the conversation with a mix of humor and empathy for the graduates who expected a solemn recognition but got an unexpected twist. We then sifted through emotions and debated the financial repercussions of such slip-ups. Should there be compensation for dampening wha...

    • 59 min
    Courage Above, Contentions Below, Exploring Today's Conflicts

    Courage Above, Contentions Below, Exploring Today's Conflicts

    Have you ever jumped out of a plane and plunged into history, or fought in the courtroom battles that grip the nation? Prepare for an episode where Clay, a seasoned paratrooper, straps us in for a heart-racing leap with the Phantom Airborne Brigade and lands us into the midst of high-stakes legal drama that could change the political landscape. Join us as we navigate the complexities of Trump's trials and the reverberations they could send through our nation's future.The episode doesn't shy a...

    • 59 min
    Cultivating Critical Thinking in Students with Daniel Flint

    Cultivating Critical Thinking in Students with Daniel Flint

    Step into the world of education with Daniel Flint, a beacon of inspiration and the 2022 Gilder Lehrman U.S. History Teacher of the Year for Florida. As he sits down with us, Daniel unfolds his story of passion-driven teaching and the powerful influence educators wield in shaping young minds. We navigate through his classroom ethos, where respect and relevance form the cornerstone of learning, and discover how his accolades serve as more than just personal triumphs—they're visual cues to fuel...

    • 32 min
    Uncovering the Realities Behind Political Storytelling and Media Objectivity

    Uncovering the Realities Behind Political Storytelling and Media Objectivity

    Ever catch yourself wondering just how far off-course a politician's tale can veer from reality? We kick things off with President Biden's latest narrative misadventure about his Uncle Bosey—a yarn spun with more twists than a pretzel. It’s these very moments that set the stage for a hearty discussion on the critical need for truth in leadership, and we don't hold back. Clay and I dissect the wider implications of political narratives, casting a light on the intriguing and often murky waters ...

    • 59 min
    Analyzing Global Strife, Domestic Scandals, and Consumer Safety Tips

    Analyzing Global Strife, Domestic Scandals, and Consumer Safety Tips

    Tensions are soaring, and we're unraveling the complexities of the Israel-Iran conflict in a way you've never heard before. Grasp the gravity of intercepted drones, the strategic maneuvers of Iran's attempted major attack, and the resilience of Israel's Iron Dome. As we dissect history and present-day strategies, we shine a light on the international chess game unfolding in the Middle East, giving you the clarity needed to understand the regional reverberations.The courtroom drama involving f...

    • 56 min
    Behind the Badge: The Life and Support of Police Families in Small-Town America

    Behind the Badge: The Life and Support of Police Families in Small-Town America

    When the blue line extends to the heart of your home, how do you weave the threads of family life with the demands of law enforcement? Cherilyn Eby joins us in a poignant exploration of this very question, offering a window into the world of police spouses. Together, we reminisce about the strong literary connections that brought us together and discuss the impact of a police career on family dynamics, especially in the tight-knit fabric of small-town America.Venture beyond the badge as we de...

    • 56 min

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As new baby Christian too, Elsa is so relatable and she’s a big fan of my favorite pastor, Pastor JP.

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