THIS WEEK ON THE NATIONAL DEFENSE
Author Steele Brand and "Killing For the Republic: Citizen-Soldiers & The Roman Way of War (01/18/20)
The National Defense welcomes author Steele Brand to the show to discuss his new book "Killing for the Republic: Citizen-Soldiers & The Roman Way of War with Randy Miller. Aside from having an incredible name, Steele discusses with Randy the history of the Roman soldier and the lessons that we can take from looking back at history and comparing our present day to it.
Houston's Jimmy the Jeweler Offering Up FREE 2 Carat Engagment Ring To Veteran! (01/18/20)
Randy welcomes famed Houston jewelery store owner, Jimmy the Jeweler, to the show to talk about his GREAT giveaway to a lucky veteran or active duty soldier, just in time for Valentine's day! For this contest, you have until Feb. 4 to submit nominations—for yourself or a vet in your life—via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any U.S. military person in the country is eligible to win the giveaway; just share your story about that special someone and how the free ring would help you propose this V-Day. Phan will review the entries and choose a winner to be announced the week before Valentine’s Day on his Instagram, and he’ll custom-size the ring for that couple, too.
Guys in Gray Sweat 2020 Calendar (01/18/20)
Randy welcomes Boudoir photographer Mike Allebach to the show to discuss his 2020 calendar benefiting veterans with PTSD. The official Guys In Gray Sweats 2020 Calendar: 12 Months of Sweatpants Season Extended will donate a portion of proceeds from their sales of this calendar to support those suffering from Post-Truamatic Stress Disorder.
Eye Insights With VSP Vision Care's Dr. Christine Joy on How Often You Should Visit the Eye Doctor (01/18/20)
Randy welcomes Dr. Christine Joy to the show for the VSP Vision Care Eye Insights segment. In this edition, Randy talks with Dr. Joy about how often you and your family should see an eye doctor. Christine is an optometrist in Manhattan and you can check out her eye health blog and Instagram online.