Some people are born with the “gift” to inspire us to reach our potential. Chris Kettner, aka “The Specialist” a Naval veteran, is one of those unique individuals. Born in Richmond, Virginia, this gifted communicator hit the ground running after proudly serving his country. In a very short time he had become one of the most prolific and successful door to door salesmen in the U.S. With over 40 years of one on one sales experience, he has been recognized with numerous awards, including 5 “man of the year awards” (3 consecutively). As a published author, he penned the highly respected trade manual “The Sales and Management Bible”. He jokingly quips “I have personally interviewed over 250,000 families in their homes, and that doesn’t count the 2 million that didn’t let me in the door. “The Specialist” nickname was given to him over the years for his unique style of teaching, delivery, and attention to minute details.
The Specialist Radio Hour welcomes former Marine and Retired Airline pilot Craig Hudgins as today's guest host. Along with Craig we welcome his wife Kathy who is in charge of an Intensive Care Unit at a major local hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. Tune in as they take a close look at the health care system in the United States .
Jack Stagman, Pastor from South Africa now living in Northern Virginia talks in depth at the critical dilemmas in South Africa .
Phil Exner a Retired Colonel in the Marines, past Director Combat Assessment Team in the Iraq War joins us on Mainstreet U.S.A where he talks about ACCTS an organization building leaders and military Christian fellowship worldwide.
With the New Hampshire Primary in the record books with a victory for Colonel Sanders The Specialist looks at what could possibly be the Presidential ticket for 2020. We all might be getting a big SHOCK!
As the Virginia 2nd Amendment rights are hanging in the balance Chris welcomes Philip Van Cleave President of The Virginia Citizens Defense League. Mr. Van Cleave jumps right in to update all the bills that could become law on July 1st. SAY NO TO GUN CONTROL!! Call you Delegates and Senators and demand they say NO.
Paul Dacyczyn past District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler of the Elks Lodge joins Mainstreet U.S.A as he updates the listeners on this fraternal organization whose mission is one of service.
Lawrence Land, personal injury lawyer legend from the Hampton Roads area joins The Specialist as he explains the help he provides for individuals suffering from mesothelioma and lung cancer. Call him any time at 1,-800-800-1911. From Spain to Maine he has you covered.
J T. Madicus. Author, American entrepreneur, medical educator and activist known worldwide for his You Tube FUTURE DOC HOUSE SHOW gives of his modern approach to teaching medicine and some possible scenarios to alleviate the world wide shortage of doctors.
Steve Goreham Executive Director of the Science Coalition of America, expert climatologist and author of 4 books including Outside the Green Box lends his expertise to thwart the misconception on the climate assuring all that we are not having a crisis.
On the eve of the New Hampshire Primary, The Specialist predicts where the Candidates will land when the final ballots are tallied. He goes on to predict a possible brokered convention in the Dems future.
Mainstreet U.S.A welcomes the founder and driving force behind Daddy's Little Dress Shirt Maria Mandara and her business partner her husband Frankie Mandara. Maria and Frankie give us an inside look at a dream that is now a profitable reality. Check them out on line. An amazing one of a kind clothing line and an awesome story.
It's WACKY Friday and The Specialist welcomes everyone by reading a few of the awesome emails sent in by his guests.
Dr. Larry Fedewa author and host of The Dr. Larry Show joins Chris as they touch on a variety of topics including the Iowa Debacle, the ImpeachMINT and the arrogant Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi.
In the last hour The Specialist treks around the globe updating the news.
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As The Specialist takes to the air waves his first order of business is a recap of The President's State of the Union Address and to admonish Speaker Pelosi for not only her total lack of respect and disregard for President Trump but for all those in attendance as well of the millions of viewers. GO HOME CRAZY NANCY!!!
Phillip Wilson owner of The Book Bin and long time friend of the show joins us today to reveal some news reads to our listeners. Always an awesome hour when Phillip is in the house.
David Richards a veteran Marine. Yoga expert and author joins Chris as he gives us a look at his amazing journey to date in service to others and previews his upcoming new book THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER.
Join The Specialist as he talks politics starting with the Iowa Democratic Disaster as all Candidates declare themselves winners.
Daniel Gade, disabled military Veteran, retiring from the Army in 2017 as a Lieutenant. Colonel and now running for the US Senate in Virginia opposing the odious and overrated Mark Warner joins Chris as they discuss the need to abolish career politicians in Washington. Daniel calls him self a career servant unlike the career politician Warner. Amazing person with so much to offer his constituents. Check Daniel out on gadeforvirginia.com.
Emmanuel Kelly singer, songwriter X Factor star and differently abled pop star is an extraordinary young man with such an amazing story. From a shoebox in war torn Iraq to the glitz and glamour of the stage performing for thousands--a true life story that will leave you inspired.
Join The Specialist as he gives his personal recap of Super Bowl Sunday--the game, the half time heinie show as well as the much anticipated commercials.
U.S. Congressional Representative Denver Lee Riggleman, III ,Air Force Veteran and co-owner and operator of Silverback Distillery joins Chris as he looks at his military service , political and business careers.
Naomi Darg owner of the Voiajer Gift Shop in Cape Charles, Virginia joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A. what an amazing young lady with an awesome story of service to others.
Join The Specialist on Wacky Friday as he steamrolls over unions, gays and the right to entertainer agent representation. He then updates the impeachment trial hoax.
Jennifer Brown, Executive Director of the Legacy Foundation, Realtor and former high fashion jewelry consultant for Cookie Lee joins Chris for an in depth look at her work in Los Angeles. An amazing story of dedication.
Jaime Wright one of the most highly sought after millennial lawyers in L A. discusses a multitude of hot topics including impeachment, Iran , homeless crisis in California and the vaccination of children just to highlight a few.
The Specialist Radio Hour welcomes Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden as the Host today.
Kenny is joined today by Dr. Joye Pugh an expert in Biblical prophecy, songwriter, singer and author.
These two get totally charged up as they cover a vast variety of topics from life on a farm in southern Georgia to the life changing dream of Dr . Joye at the tender age of 6.
Paul Dacyzyn, past District Deputy Director of the Elks Lodge along with Rick Gathen, Grand Lodge Membership and Marketing Manager join Kenny for a closer look at the Elks Lodge programs geared to helping Veterans and youth.
The Specialist Radio Show welcomes Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden as our guest host along with his guest Retired Admiral Hamlin Tallent. Combined these 2 gentlemen have given 63 years of service to our Country.
They cover a vast array of topics from the impeachment trial, personal Naval experiences, US foreign aid and current Virginia politics and seem to just be getting warmed up.
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Join The Specialist today as he updates the tragic death of former NBA GREAT Kobe Bryant and his daughter along with 7 others. Chris also updates the Republicans questioning of witnesses in the impeachment trial.
Ericka Nicole Malone, actress, writer, director producer and CEO of Ericka Nicole Malone Entertainment joins Chris for an amazing insight with this multi talented lady. An inspiring hour not to be missed.
The Specialist is then joined by Anis Maknojia an actor, Executive Producer and Creator behind Land Ahoy Films. Listen as he tells his story on the road to Hollywood.
As the Democratic Managers have their last day to trash Trump, The Specialist gives a brief impeachment trial update and moves on to salute the President for being the first ever US President to attend the annual March for Life in D.C.
Rocky Romanella an experienced CEO, Director, Keynote speaker, Executive Advisor expert in customer service and leadership development as well as author of Tighten The Lug Nuts joins Chris for a detailed discussion of our health care system.
Sean Holland, CEO of Holland Valley Coffee joins Chris on Mainstreet U.S.A as he gives us a behind the scenes look at how he became involved in the coffee business and where you can find his organic coffee. Check his product out on Amazon, Amazon Prime and Holland Valley Coffee Website.
As the Trump trial begins, Senator McConnell states it will be swift with long days. Listen as The Specialist highlights the upcoming trial along with updates on yesterday's 2bd ammendment rally in Richmond, Virginia.
Terry Beatley, President of the Hosea Initiative a nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote an America where every unborn life is welcomed and protected by law joins Chris as they discuss in great detail the evolution of abortion.
Jessie Perez motivational speaker, author and certified True Colours Facilitator and founder of We Speak Colours joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A with some exciting breaking news you don't want to miss.
Reporters are feeling the heat as harsh restrictions are imposed by the U.S. Senate prior to the impeachment trial and The Specialist is on it as he elaborates on this development as well as other pertinent information relating to the impending trial.
Dr. Larry Fedewa, author and Host of the Dr. Larry Show joins Chris for a 2 hour worldwide presentation as together they explore Dr. Larry's illustrious career from it's beginnings to the present day.
The Specialist and his guest then move on to a myriad of topics including the mounting tensions in Virginia over proposed new gun laws, the upcoming impeachment of Trump and the recent launching by Fox of an all Black Channel.
Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden was our special guest host today and as you know from his previous times as host it was filled with a myriad of topics including his step back in time to give of some great memories from his illustrious 31 year Naval career.
To add to all of this Craig Hudgins former Marine and retired international pilot joins Kenny. From the pure delight of their comoradiary , you hear funny stories of days gone by and their every so strong belief in protecting our 2nd Amendment rights.
As tonight is the last debate before the Iowa Primary, The Specialist sets the stage for the remaining Candidates still in the running for the Democratic nomination and looks at 2 possible scenarios as Pelosi meets with Democratic Caucus about the next steps in the impeachment debacle.
Lilian Garcia multitalented singer, songwriter, former ring announcer and currently announcing for the PFL joins Chris as she updates us on the new directions her career and show Chasing Glory are taking her.
Paul Dacyczyn owner of Northampton Firearms joins The Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A and jumps right on the Democrats and Governor of Virginia as they are trying to pass ridiculous gun laws.
The Specialist Radio Hour welcomes former Marine and retired international airline pilot Craig Hudgins as today's guest host.
Craig updates the US and Iran situation as he recounts his own personal experience of an Iran hostage mission in April of 1980.
With Virginia Governor Northam anxiously trying to take our gun rights away, Michael Lupinio provides us with a firsthand report from last night's Virginia Beach Council's 6 to 4 vote to declare their city a 2nd Amendment Sanctuary.
Steve Olds a retired Air Force Officer and F15 Pilot who flew in Dessert Shield in 1990 joins Craig for an insight as well as reminiscenting look on his time serving our Nation. Steve goes on to share information on the purpose of the organization Patriot Mission.
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In the aftermath of the recent Iranian attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, The Specialist gives you a look at the beginning of this conflict, which could have been derailed as early as 1979 when Iran held 52 American Diplomats and Citizens hostage for 444 days. Chris looks closely at the recent elimination of Iran's top commander and terrorist as well as the mounting tensions between the USA and Iran.
Jeffrey Epstein---does that name still ring a bell? Listen and learn as Chris gives an update on this still riveting world wide sex trafficking scandal.
Phillip Van Cleave, President of The Virginia Citizens Defense League joins the show today with much to say about the Democrats in Virginia and Governor Northam's attempts to take away our 2nd Amendment rights.
Retired Naval Commodore Kenny Golden joins The Specialist for a 3 hour New Year's Worldwide Presentation.
To kick off the year Chris shares 20 of the weirdest new year resolutions that will leave you scratching your head.
Shifting gears, Mr. Golden and The Specialist look at the current Democratic Candidates poll standings which leads them to a lengthy discussion after Mayor Pete's comment that he feels God has blessed his relationship with his partner.
Franco Nocera, former owner and founder of Little Italy Restaurant and weekly talk show host joins The Specialist and guest Kenny Golden on Mainstreet U.S.A . Together these three will keep you spellbound and speechless.
Dr. Joye, expert in Biblical prophecy, author and songwriter joins The Specialist for a 3 hour worldwide presentation. Dr. Joye selects scriptures from both the New and Old Testaments of the Bible including the beginning in Genesis with Adam and Eve to birth of Christ found in Matthew and Luke. She interprets in dept the actual meaning of these scriptures contrasting them to what we have come to hear and believe in our own world of today. To say this is a mind blowing comparison and interpretation to what we have previously heard and come to believe is a total understatement.
By delaying sending the Articles of Impeachment to the Senate one might wonder what Pelosi and the Democrats are hoping to gain. Join The Specialist as he speculates on what the Dems are hoping to accomplish.
Wes Miller former lawyer turned movie director with an award winning film Prayer Never Fails along with River Runs Red, Hell on the Border and Bass Reeves joins Chris as he delights the listeners with an inside look at the busy life of this up and coming Director.
Phillip Wilson, owner of The Book Bin joins Chris on Mainstreet U.S.A sharing some amazing books that would surely make the perfect Christmas gift.
As we wait on the House to vote on impeachment. The Specialist gives a rundown on a few scenarios that could play out when the Senate becomes involved.
Josh Bernstein, an American conservative talk show host, news anchor and media personality with shows featured on Amazon TV, Amazon Prime and Roku TV joins The Specialist Radio Hour . Josh and Chris take the hour to dissect the Impeachment sham of President Trump as it moves forward and then discuss the growing concern of law abiding gun owners in Virginia as Governor Northam and the Democrats keep pushing to take our 2nd Amendment Constitutional right to bear arms away.
Paul Dacyczyn owner of Northampton Firearms joins the Specialist on Mainstreet U.S.A and as you could probably guess the hour centered on the gun rights of Virginians that are being seriously threatened by the leadership in Richmond.
The Specialist updates the current Democratic Candidates ' poll standings which has Biden leading the pack with 30%. Chris shifts gears to lighten your day as he shares some of Trump's greatest lines in 2019.
Jorge Perez, agent of celebrity artists and Producer of his own docu-reality series Double Exposure on Bravo joins Chris as they explore his fascinating professional world.
In the last hour The Specialist shares some of his listeners' emails. Always a factual and fun time.
China and the United States are making great strides in the trade deal. The Democrats are still hot on the impeachment train and the I G. Report siting 51 wrong doings by the F.B.I. has past Director Comey already apologizing. All these stories and much more as The Specialist keeps you in the loop on the current news.
Dr. Daniel Gade, a disabled Military Veteran. Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel and now candidate seeking the Republican Nomination to oppose Senator Mark Warner in Virginia joins Chris for an inside look at his platform and the principles he stands on in hopes to serve his fellow Virginians in Washington D.C. Check out this decorated Veteran at www.gadeforvirginia.com