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Martin Sheen

The National Defense is absolutely thrilled to welcome one of the finest actors of his time, Martin Sheen, to the program! This interview has everything; Randy and Martin talk about a wide array of topics including his starring role in the classic Apocalypse Now, the Departed, The West Wing, his struggle with alcoholism, a random coyote pack sighting in the middle of the call, his sons Charlie and Emilio, and so much more

Richard Karn

Don McLean

AARP's Amy Goyer

Journey to Royal

This week on the National Defense we welcome Al from "Home Improvement," Richard Karn, to the show to talk about his upcoming series alongside Tim Allen on The History Channel: "Assembly Required."  Don McLean returns to the National Defense to talk about the 50th anniversary of his smash-hit "American Pie" as well as the various celebrations taking place in 2021 including a new documentary, a children's book, and a stage play.  AARP's Family Caregiving Expert Amy Goyer joins us to talk about AARP's partnership with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation to support veteran caregivers, and documentarian Chris Johnson talks with us about his new WWII documentary "Journey to Royal."  That's all this week on a jam-packed edition of The National Defense!

President George W. Bush

Admiral James G. Stavridis




Alec Baldwin

Demi Moore

Gary Sinise




Alan Alda

Martin Sheen

Colin Jost

Patricia Heaton




Sharon Stone




Robert De Niro

Tommy Chong




Suzanne Somers




Marie Osmond

Chuck Rosenberg




Jeff Corwin

Ray Stevens




Bryan Cranston




Kal Penn

Jeff Dunham

Sean Evans

Bradley Cooper

Rachel Maddow




Charlie Sheen




Jon Stewart

Ron Howard

Kevin Costner

Savannah Guthrie

Harry Shearer




Dee Snider

Dolly Parton




Terry Bradshaw




Rob Riggle

Tom Hanks

General Colin Powell




Medal of Honor Recipient

David Bellavia

Stephen Colbert

Jay Leno

Gene Hackman

Matthew McConaughey

Dr. Phil




Robert Herjavec

Clint Eastwood

David Feherty

Lou Diamond Phillips




Rocco DeSpirito




Steve Hartman

Bret Michaels

Michael Martin Murphey

Donny Osmond

Don McLean




Bob Saget

Bonnie-Jill Laflin

Lou Gossett Jr

Norah O'Donnell




John Lodge

Halle Berry

Lester Holt




Daymond John




Louie Anderson




Lewis Black

George Wallace




Sheila E

Mark Wahlberg

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