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  • 396 - Brian McCarver – StoneBridge Financial Group

    I recently had the pleasure of hosting my 396th show with Brian McCarver, an Army veteran and a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, and his assistant, Morgan Emery. Brian shared insights into his military service, his transition into the wealth management […]

  • Oscar Mike Radio Special - Patriots Fest – Austin Edwards

    Growing up in Effingham, Illinois, Austin's small-town values deeply influenced his life decisions, leading him to serve in the Air Force. The camaraderie and American pride nurtured in his community resonate through his music and service. It's a story of genuine love for our nation. In […]

  • Oscar Mike Radio Special - Patriots Fest – Brandon Hartt

    At just 6 or 7 years old, Brandon was already strumming tunes inspired by legends like Elvis. It's fascinating how the chords we hear in our youth can echo into our life's work. Brandon Hart shared how crafting lyrics and melodies is his favorite part of being a musician. He finds joy in […]

  • 395 – Brett Stralo – OVN Ambassador Athlete

    Ever experienced peace through the thrill of motorcycle riding? I recently discussed this on Oscar Mike Radio with Brett Stralo, a professional motocross racer and former AH-64 Apache helicopter mechanic in the U.S. Army. Brett shared how motocross offers him tranquility and focus, […]

  • 394 – Stephanie Dasher – Warrior Surf Foundation

    Stephanie Dasher, a Navy veteran involved with the Warrior Surf Foundation shared a different kind of Veteran transition story. Stephanie’s story highlights the remarkable transition from the demanding world of military life to the therapeutic embrace of the ocean waves. Stephanie […]

  • 393 – Dr. Pam Arnell – 22 Zero

    This week, I spoke with Dr. Pamela Arnell, whose leadership with the 22 Zero is significantly advancing post-traumatic stress disorder recovery. 22 Zero has earned my respect for its commitment to healing those who have served our country. Dr. Arnell, although not from a military […]

  • 392 – Tango Mike Mike: Master Sergeant Roy Benavidez

    I was honored to speak with Yvette Benavidez Garcia, daughter of Medal of Honor recipient Roy Benavidez. Our conversation offered deep insights into the personal and heroic aspects of Roy’s life, profoundly captured in Yvette's book, "Tango Mike Mike," named after Roy’s military call […]

  • 395 – Phil Cook – A Flag of Remembrance

    I would like to welcome returning guest Phil Cook to Oscar Mike Radio. I met Phil during an Irreverent Warrior’s hike in Nashville, TN. Phil's unwavering dedication shines through in his efforts to honor fallen soldiers and veterans. Notably, he carried a flag bearing the names of 12 […]

  • 390 – Jeff Nelligan – Four Lessons from My Three Sons

    Jeff Nelligan, a U.S. Army Reserve Veteran, applied military discipline principles to parenting, emphasizing punctuality, follow-through, and modesty in his children. He believes in preparing his sons for real-world challenges, encouraging them to complete tasks independently, like […]

  • 389 – John Michael Ferrari - Dustoff

    This week features John Michael Ferrari, an Army veteran turned celebrated musician. John's journey from a San Francisco youth to a national recording artist embodies resilience and passion. Starting with a right-handed guitar despite being left-handed, he mirrored Elvis's iconic posture, […]

  • 388 - Stephen Russell - Troublemakers

    This week features returning guest, Stephen Russell, creator of the "Tales of Nihilism" comic series. Stephen’s artistic path highlights the immense potential within our community. "Tales of Nihilism" has since amassed over 7,000 page reads, proving its appeal beyond conventional […]

  • 387 – Richard Kaufmann – The Vertical Momentum Podcast

    Richard Kaufman's journey from being labeled as the "worst soldier" to achieving "Soldier of the Year" epitomizes resilience. His 23-year military tenure, marked by significant challenges, including a severe injury leading to an 80% vision loss, ended in 2012. Post-military life brought […]

  • 386 – Dr. Maki – Go for Broke

    This week’s show highlighted the legacy of Japanese American World War II service members through a conversation with Dr. Mitchell T. Maki, Executive Director of the Go For Broke National Education Center. This center, founded by veterans 35 years ago, aims to preserve the history and […]

  • 385 – US Navy Veteran Cody Howell – “Any Way You Go”

    This episode features an interview with Cody Howell, a Navy veteran turned country music artist. Howell shared his riveting experiences as a mass communication specialist, from serving on an aircraft carrier to engaging in special operations. His transition to music was a testament to the […]

  • 384 – Joe Klaunberg – Veteran Powered Films - Homestead

    Joe Klaunberg’s journey is nothing short of inspiring. From his days as a Marine Corps chemical biological radiological nuclear defense specialist to his current endeavors in the acting industry, Joe exemplifies the versatility of military training. His skills in martial arts and […]

  • 383 – Jeff Meshel – Trust Is a Double-Edged Sword: Trust Me

    This week Jeffrey Meshel talks about profound insights from his book, “Trust Is a Double-Edged Sword: Trust Me”. Trust is the foundation of all our relationships, both personal and professional. Jeffrey eloquently discussed the impact of trust, the repercussions of its absence, and […]

  • 382 - Dr. Aaron P Bryant – Mental Health

    This show features Dr. Aaron Bryant, a multifaceted individual who has served in the U.S Army became a mental health professional, and author. Growing up in Compton, California, Dr. Bryant's life took a significant turn when he joined the military and became a U.S. Army Airborne Ranger. […]

  • 381 – D.E.B.O. Mentality

    I'm excited to share with you a remarkable conversation I had with Devon Brown, a fellow Marine Corps veteran and coach, whose personal journey of transformation is nothing short of extraordinary. Devon's story begins in the small town of Evergreen, North Carolina, a place so tiny it […]

  • 380 – USMC Veteran Johnny Moody – Optimal Bio

    I had the pleasure of talking with Johnny Moody, a Marine Corps veteran whose story is as inspiring as it is informative. Johnny's journey began in the Marine Corps, where discipline and dedication shaped his character. After serving our country, he transitioned to a firefighter role, but […]

  • 379 – Veterans Villages

    On "Oscar Mike Radio," we not only talk about challenges but also solutions and hope. I extend my gratitude and welcome two incredible guests, Dana Spain, and Jessica Baker, to discuss the pressing issue of veterans' homelessness and the power of advocacy. Dana shares her inspiring […]

  • 378 – Mike Peterson – The People’s Patriot Project

    Mark Petersen, is the founder of the People's Patriot Project. The organization has been a lifeline for many, especially during the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic. They've ingeniously adapted to the new normal by hosting virtual happy hours, providing a platform for musicians […]

  • 377 – Faye Simon – Exceptional Parent Magazine

    The first guest for 2024, Faye Simon, is the Editor-in-Chief of Exceptional Parent Magazine. Faye shared her journey from being an early childhood teacher to leading a publication that serves as a lifeline for families with special needs. The magazine's mission is to provide valuable […]

  • 376 - Audry McHugh - Amazonian Warrior

    WARNING: Not appropriate for young viewers. Graphic descriptions of military sexual trauma are in this conversation. It was a pleasure to talk with fellow Military Broadcast Radio host Audry McHugh. Audry McHugh is not just a Navy Veteran; she is a symbol of resilience, strength, and […]

  • 375 – Wreath Across America – Courtney George

    Wreaths Across America Day, a day to honor and remember our fallen heroes took place on December 16th, and in the spirit of understanding the immense effort that goes into this heartwarming tradition, we continue our series by interviewing Courtney, the Manager of Transportation and […]

  • 374 – Karen Worcester – Wreaths Across America

    I recently had the privilege of interviewing Karen Worcester, the Executive Director of Wreaths Across America. This organization has a profound mission: to honor and remember our fallen veterans by placing wreaths on their graves. The story of Wreaths Across America began in 1992 when […]

  • 373 – Bryon Wiebold – Wreaths Across America

    I had an enlightening conversation with Bryon Wiebold, the Mayor of Farmersville, Texas, and a dedicated individual working in Industry Relations at Tenstreet. The discussion centered around Farmersville's unwavering commitment to supporting Wreaths Across America, a heartfelt initiative […]

  • 372 – Bryce Kenny – Geared for Life

    In the fast-paced world we live in, it's not often that we get the chance to sit down and chat with someone whose life has taken them on a unique journey—one that involves not only conquering monster trucks but also navigating the gears of life itself. Recently, I had the pleasure of […]

  • 371 – Oscar Mike Radio on C-Span Washington Journal

    In celebration of Veterans Day, I was invited to share my journey about Oscar Mike Radio and insights on C-Span Washington Journal. The special segment, hosted by Kimberly Adams, showcased the story of how Oscar Mike Radio came to be, providing a platform for me to delve into the […]

  • 370 – Mark Clark - Veteran Mortgage Wingman

    vIn the complex world of mortgages, navigating the process can be challenging, especially for our military veterans. Meet Mark Clark, affectionately known as the "Veteran Mortgage Wingman." Though Mark didn't serve in the military himself, his commitment to supporting veterans stems from […]

  • 369 – Operation HomeFront

    Operation Homefront is an organization dedicated to supporting military families by creating strong, stable, and secure environments for them. They recognize the short-term financial hardships that military families can face and strive to prevent these from turning into long-term […]

  • 368 – Vicki Cody - Author, Pilot, and Army Wife

    This week, I had the privilege of speaking with Vicki Cody, a truly remarkable individual who spent 33 years as an Army wife, providing unwavering support to her husband throughout his military career. Vicki's journey is not just a testament to her enduring commitment but also a source of […]

  • 367 – Darriel Swatts – The Fallen Outdoors

    Darriel Swatts, a former cameraman in the California National Guard, discovered his own path to tranquility and camaraderie through an unexpected avenue: duck hunting. After serving his country as a cameraman in the National Guard, Darriel Swatts transitioned back to civilian life. Like […]

  • 366 – Mighty Hero Homes – Because They Deserve Better

    Drew Walston and Derek Lane have dedicated their lives to serving the very people who have protected our freedoms: our veterans. As the founders of Mighty Hero Homes, a nonprofit organization that provides homes and a path to homeownership for veterans in need, Drew and Derek are on a […]

  • 365 – Tony Aubrey – Operation Vet Now Update

    Tony Aubrey came on Oscar Mike Radio in July 2022 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/301-tony-owen-operation-vet-now/) to talk about his U.S. Air Force Career and the organization he helps run, Operation Vet Now. Operation Vet Now focused on outreach to where the Veterans are. They go to events […]

  • Oscar Mike Radio - On Assignment - WWII Veterans

    David, Kelly, and Rick from the Veterans Brotherhood Motorcycle Club, asked me to come with them to southern Massachusetts to meet not one, but two World War II Veterans. Bill is 99, going on 100, and George is not too far behind. The interesting thing is that both served under General […]

  • 364 – Larry Freeland – Legacy of Honor

    Larry Freeland served as a helicopter pilot with the 101st Airborne Division during the Vietnam War. It is always an honor to talk with those who have served during the Vietnam War. There is a perspective on life and service that is seldom found in today's world. Legacy Of Honor: The […]

  • 363 – Christine Walker – Devil Doc Publishing

    U.S. Navy Lieutenant Courtenay Nold recommended that I reach out to Christine Walker who owns her own publishing company. Christine served in the Navy as a Corpsman. After getting out she tried different things but found that writing ultimately was an area that she loved as she worked […]

  • 362 – Lee Kelley III – Look To The Warriors

    Lee grew up in New Orleans and served as a Communications Officer in the U.S. Army. After getting out, Lee used his experiences to write about 12 Perspectives to Inner Peace. “Look To The Warriors” demonstrates how military experiences and services can be lessons to everyone […]

  • U.S. Navy Veteran Tony Price – Gold Star Foundation

    Tony served in the Navy and started his Veterans’ Advocacy in 2013. He rides his motorcycle across the United States to bring comfort to Gold Star Families. When Tony connects with Gold Star Families the time spent lets them know that they are not forgotten. If possible Tony will use […]

  • 360 – Michael Garner – Check Twice – Save a Life

    As a podcaster and a motorcycle enthusiast, I recently had the privilege of hosting an enlightening conversation on my show, Oscar Mike Radio, with Michael Gardner Sr., a passionate advocate for motorcycle safety. This blog post is a recap of our discussion, where we delved into the […]

  • 359 – Command SgtMaj Barry Smallwood

    It is always good when a guest recommends another person to talk with on Oscar Mike Radio. Michael Madsen came on to talk with me for number 354 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/354-michael-madsen-still-serving/) After the show aired, Michael messaged me and said I ought to talk to U.S. Army […]

  • 358 - 2nd Lt. Matthew Weiss – We Don’t Want You, Uncle Sam

    I couldn’t help it. My first thought when I started looking at the website for the book, “We Don’t Want You, Uncle Sam”, was, what would a 2nd Lieutenant know about recruiting? Seriously? Then I started digging into the website and reading about Matthew Weiss’ view on the […]

  • 357 – The WolfPack

    Adam Semonick & Brad Otto are both Marine Corps Veterans and do SIM Racing together as The WolfPack. Adam was on Oscar Mike Radio in March for number 337 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/337-adam-semonick-marine-corps-hawker-and-sim-racer/). He had talked to me about the Wolfpack so […]

  • 356 – Carroll Harris – US Postal Inspection Service - Operation Protect Veterans

    Carroll Harris served in the Marine Corps and retired as a Lt. Colonel before joining the US Postal Inspection Service. I learned a lot about how The US Postal Inspection Service works to keep Americans safe. Operation Protect Veterans is a way to ensure our nation's heroes are not […]

  • Public Service Announcement for VA - Pact Act

    Veterans must file a PACT Act claim or submit an intent to file by August 9, 2023, to have their benefits backdated to August 10, 2022, the day the legislation was enacted. The PACT Act is a significant expansion of VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent […]

  • 353 – Colonel Bob Notch – Veterans Collaborative

    I was introduced to Bob Notch through Michael Geary of Hellfish Haven. Michael had Bob on our W.A.R (We are Resilient) collaboration and Bob was on with his to talk about the Veterans Collaborative. Bob served in the Army and flew the UH-60 Blackhawk. Later in his Army career, he […]

  • 354 – Michael Madsen – Still Serving

    Anyone that has done anything in the military content creation space has run into Michael Madsen at one point or another. We connected a while ago when I was making the switch from being strictly a podcast to video. I asked him to come on because he is an example of someone who continues […]

  • 353 – Ron Villareale – The Original Ghost Rider

    April 23rd, I was at the Middleborough VFW filming with Richard Fitts Jr. and Arthur O’Callaghan for, “A Letter to M.I.A.s”. Setting up to film I was checking my gimbal when Richard Fitts Jr. asked me to meet this woman at a table. What was interesting was she had brought a lot of […]

  • 352 – Joseph Hernandez – One Drunken Night

    Joe came on Oscar Mike Radio for number 327 – Nothing is Louder than Silence. https://oscarmikeradio.com/327-joe-hernandez-nothing-is-louder-than-silence/ Nothing is Louder than Silence was an autobiography about Joe’s childhood. One Drunken Night is a result of Joe’s lifelong love […]

  • 351 – Brandi Pett – Yes, I am The Veteran Podcast

    351 – Brandi Pett – Yes, I am The Veteran Podcast I had a different direction in mind for number 351. I was going to do a Fourth of July special with me repping Adam Semonick’s 016 Oscar Mike Radio Car. That was the plan until I saw a Facebook post from Air Force Veteran and fellow […]

  • 350 – The Garrison Speed Shop

    I would like to start off by saying thank you to David Danforth and John Kennedy and the rest of the Veterans Brotherhood Veterans Motorcycle Club for connecting me with Ben Hendricks and Luke Young, the founders of The Garrison Speed Shop. Luke, U.S. Army, and Ben, USCG, met after they […]

  • 349 – Mike Utschig – Mike's After-Action Reviews

    I got connected to Mike Utschig through Stephen Russell who came on in March of this year to talk about his work with “Tales of Nihilism”. Mike and Stephen served together in the Army, so it is cool that we got connected in this way. Even before we talked Mike helped me when I was […]

  • 348 – Aaron Hale – E.O.D Fudge

    I would like to tell you that all of these are easy, and I have this down to science. However, my systems were acting up and I had a limited window to talk with him. There were people around me making sure my internet was up and I was apprehensive because I wanted to provide Aaron with a […]

  • 347 – Carlos Graveran – Veterans Hospice Program

    There is a lot about the end of life that I didn’t know anything about. Carlos and I got connected because he serves Veterans with the hospice program he runs for Frederick Health Hospice. I was very interested to learn more. Carlos joined the Army where he was a Radio Operator and […]

  • 346 – Rohini Bagrodia – Columbia University Family Flex Study

    I was in a thread about family advocacy for Veterans when someone asked about the Columbia University Family Flex Study. A family study about Veterans' families? I had to find out more. I reached out to the Family Flex Study and was introduced to Rohini Bragrodia. Rohini is part of a […]

  • 345 – Dr. Reaves – Kiss Lori for Me

    get an email about a book written about a story during the Vietnam War. What is different about this book is it was written by someone who never served in the Vietnam War or the military. Dr. Reaves wrote about her father, U.S. Navy Corpsman Larry Goss who lost his life in the Vietnam […]

  • 344 – Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat – Part 5 – Gina Alderman

    Gina Alderman has come on Oscar Mike Radio as an author. She wrote in Veterans Unchained Anthology and put together Veterans Unchained 2.0. This time she is talking with me about her Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat. Gina talked about how the retreat went from an idea to reality. […]

  • 344 – Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat – Part Four – Inez Moutarde

    “I have never done anything like this on Oscar Mike Radio.” This thought was going through my mind as I started talking with U.S. Army Veteran Inez Moutarde. Except we weren’t talking, we were breathing, but not just any kind of breathing. We were doing Quantum Flow, and at the […]

  • 344 – Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat – Part Three – Stephanie Grant

    Healing can take many forms, and after working with Stephanie through the Veteran Unchained Anthologies, Gina Alderman asked Stephanie to lead a jewelry-making session for the Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat. Making jewelry has helped Stephanie heal from past trauma. Stephanie […]

  • 344 – Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat – Part Two – Juanita Terry

    One part of the retreat that Gina Alderman wanted to focus on is the mind and body working together. To do that, Gina connected with Juanita Terry who participated in the “Veterans” Unchained Anthology. The anthology is how Gina and Juanita got connected, and their friendship grew. […]

  • 344 Rugged Warrior Healing Coalition Retreat - Part 1 – Ki Magee

    The first thing one notices is the smile. It is genuine, yet inquisitive. The kind of smile that puts you at ease. Unusual for me, but I was a bit uneasy. Dr. Ki Magee was one of Gina Alderman’s long-time military friends. I wanted to be sure everything went well as we talked about the […]

  • 343 – Curtis Rutledge – Project Shift 6

    Curtis Rutledge served in the Army for 12 years and was medically retired. He tried different things and then got into welding and metalwork because he loves cars. Out of his love for cars, Curtis started Project Shft 6. Project Shift 6 is located in Bakersfield, CA. This is a place […]

  • 342 – Countdown to 7 Years of Oscar Mike Radio

    April 26th, 2016 is when Travis met Keith Hayes of Sinista 1 Productions and committed to Oscar Mike Radio. I am having as much fun doing Oscar Mike Radio now as when I first started. I have met some amazing people. Go to Spotify and look for Oscar Mike Radio and subscribe to the podcast. […]

  • 341 – Cedric Jeffries – A Veteran in Business

    I want to give a big shout-out to Keith Hayes of Sinista1 Productions for getting me connected with Cedric Jeffries. Cedric Jeffries was an 11 Bravo (Infantry) in the U.S. Army. From the time Cedric was six, he was doing performing, art, and poetry. His Army experience helped him adapt […]

  • 340 - Anna Ferris - First and Last

    I met Anna at Tennessee VFW State Commander Brian Walker’s event at the Collierville, TN Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5066. She came on Oscar Mike Radio for number 294 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/294-anna-lynn-ferris/). Anna Lynn Ferris lives in Tennessee and has been performing all […]

  • 339 – Ally Rodriguez – Veterans Service Officer

    Abington Veterans Service Officer, Adam Gunn connected me to Foxborough, MA Veterans Service Officer Ally Rodriguez. I learned a lot and would encourage spouses of Veterans to listen and watch this conversation. Ally served in the Army and being an Army wife at the time of her transition […]

  • 338 – Ben Buehler Garcia – American Warrior Radio

    I met Ben Buehler-Garcia because our shows were profiled by the Veterans Administration. Ben never served in the military. I appreciated the challenge he faces in connecting with those who are active-duty military and those who are Veterans. Ben feels that he has a duty to make sure the […]

  • 337 – Adam Semonick – Marine Corps Hawker and SIM Racer

    Adam is the third HAWKER I have had on Oscar Mike Radio. He has the distinction of being the first Charlie Battery HAWKER on my show. I was in 2nd Platoon and he was in 1st Platoon. We kept in touch and last year he asked me to look at his SIM Racing and consider supporting him. It is […]

  • 336 – Stephen Russell – Tales of Nihilism

    I love comic books. I won’t tell you who my favorite comic book character is but suffice to say I have been a fan for a long time. Superhero movies have gotten bland, cookie-cutter, and too corporate for my tastes so it takes a lot for me to read a comic book and escape for a while. […]

  • Special Broadcast – Freedom Alliance – Home for Veteran

    Wednesday, March 22nd, 2023, a Veteran in Shelbyville, Tennessee will receive a mortgage-free home. If that isn’t special, I don’t know what is.   Tom Kilgannon, President of Freedom Alliance, came on to talk with me about the story of the Veteran and how this all came together.   […]

  • 335 – Chris Johnston – VA Mobile App

    I was in the VA system before I could watch movies and sports on my phone. Doing anything with the VA, even with a computer, could be daunting at best and frustrating at worst. I was excited when I was told the VA was developing and fully functional app that could be used on my phone. I […]

  • 334 – Gail McAuliffe – Mass Help Line

    Gail McAuliffe is a U.S. Army Veteran. She is the lead for rolling out the Behavioral Health Help Line for Massachusetts. After leaving the military she worked for different organizations before working for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Veterans Services. After working […]

  • 333 – Andy Ross – All American Heart

    I enjoy talking to civilians on Oscar Mike Radio. It reminds me why I served and that there are people who love America. I got to talk with Andy Ross and his for America clear as the sky over his farm in Tennessee. In some ways, Andy reminds me of a lot of us Veterans. He has reinvented […]

  • 332 – Tomeka Light – I am Denisha Montgomery Smith

    PFC Denisha Montgomery Smith died on August 8th, 2022, while deployed in Germany. The U.S. Army has maintained that Denisha’s death is a suicide, but her family and other people feel that is not the case. As I learned more about what happened and talked to several people about the case, […]

  • 331 – Colonel Wesley Martin – Buffalo Soldiers

    Colonel Martin came on Oscar Mike Radio in December 2022 to talk with me about PFC Denisha Montgomery Smith. I learned a lot about leadership, military criminal investigations, and how one person can make a difference. I was keen to have Colonel Martin back on to talk with me because of […]

  • 330 – Jenna Carlton – The Millennial Veteran

    Jenna Carlton and I met through “The Coalition”. It is a group of Veteran Podcasters and we support each other. She had me on her show, “The Millennial Veteran” and I was happy to return the honor. Serving in the U.S. Navy, Jenna did Weather Service as her Military Occupational […]

  • 329 – Tony Riggs – Spark Alert

    I connected with Tony through a LinkedIn Marine Corps group. We started talking and he told me about this home security system he and his son developed. Tony served in the Marine Corps as a General Administrator. He was stationed at MCAS Yuma and Quantico. We had some good laughs talking […]

  • 328 – 1Sgt. Sean Ambriz – Ghosts of the Valley

    I remember reading Ghosts of the Valley almost two years ago. For never having gone to Afghanistan, Sean made me feel as if I was there with him every step of the way. Sean grew up in L.A. and went into the Army as a Military Police Officer. He has deployed several times and been wounded […]

  • 327 – Joe Hernandez – Nothing is Louder than Silence

    I got connected to Joe Hernandez through Spencer Emch. Spencer talked with me about how they met in Romania as American expats. Spencer made the introduction, and we started talking. Joe grew up on the south side of Chicago. He wrote a book, “Nothing is Louder than Silence”. He told […]

  • 326 – Chris Schafer – Tactical 16 Publishing

    As I was talking with Spencer Emch for number 325, I became interested in Tactical 16 Publishing which published, “Time of Flight”. I reached out to Chris Schafer, who is the CEO of Tactical 16 Publishing and we started talking. I liked how the power of writing helped Chris through […]

  • 325 – Spencer Emch – Time of Flight

    I opened the cover to “Time of Flight” and began to read with great interest. I like helicopters and Spencer Emch’s experience of being in the U.S. Army as an Apache pilot captivated me. Spencer’s story isn’t a traditional military book sense in many respects. After reading it […]

  • 323 – Tom Kilgannon – Freedom Alliance

    Tom Kilgannon was on Oscar Mike Radio for Number 273 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/273-thomas-kilgannon-freedom-alliance/) almost a year ago. He came back to update me on programs, services, and scholarships for children of deceased Veterans. As you will hear, a lot can happen in a year, […]

  • 323 – Tom Kilgannon – Freedom Alliance

    Tom Kilgannon was on Oscar Mike Radio for Number 273 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/273-thomas-kilgannon-freedom-alliance/) almost a year ago. He came back to update me on programs, services, and scholarships for children of deceased Veterans. As you will hear, a lot can happen in a year, […]

  • 322 – Tina of Ernie’s Mountain Bakery & Café

    Tina McCollough joined the Marine Corps in the early 1970s. It was a different time for women in the Marine Corps, but Tina had a great experience in the Marine Corps. Her transition out of the Marine Corps was challenging because the GI Bill was cut off on June 15th, 1977. Tina believes […]

  • 322 – Tina of Ernie’s Mountain Bakery & Café

    Tina McCollough joined the Marine Corps in the early 1970s. It was a different time for women in the Marine Corps, but Tina had a great experience in the Marine Corps. Her transition out of the Marine Corps was challenging because the GI Bill was cut off on June 15th, 1977. Tina believes […]

  • Denisha Montgomery Smith – Discussion with Colonel Wes Martin

    This show is about Denisha Montgomery Smith from a larger viewpoint. I have been struggling with questions about why these kinds of situations are tolerated in the military. Especially when a recruiter will tell someone and their family that the military will “take care of them”. Only […]

  • Denisha Montgomery Smith – Discussion with Colonel Wes Martin

    This podcast is about Denisha Montgomery Smith from a larger viewpoint. I have been struggling with questions about why these kinds of situations are tolerated in the military. Especially when a recruiter will tell someone and their family that the military will “take care of them”. […]

  • 321 – Dr. Craig Hanen - University of Applied Research and Development

    I had the pleasure of talking with Dr. Hansen in March of 2021 (YouTube Link - https://youtu.be/DBjAYEPeukE). According to Dr. Hansen, The University of Applied Research & Development is a Veterans Affairs-funded institute of higher learning, allowing active service personnel, […]

  • 321 – Dr. Craig Hanen - University of Applied Research and Development

    I had the pleasure of talking with Dr. Hansen in March of 2021 (YouTube Link - https://youtu.be/DBjAYEPeukE). According to Dr. Hansen, The University of Applied Research & Development is a Veterans Affairs-funded institute of higher learning, allowing active service personnel, […]

  • Bonus Show - Dr. Ann Doggett - Whole Body Solutions

    Bonus Show – Dr. Ann Doggett – Whole Body Solutions I love bonus anything and so it was with great anticipation that I walked into Whole Body Solutions located in Braintree, MA to learn more about holistic health, wellness, and ways to have the body heal. Dr. Ann Doggett has been […]

  • Bonus - Whole Body Solutions - Dr. Ann Doggett

    I love bonus anything and so it was with great anticipation that I walked into Whole Body Solutions located in Braintree, MA to learn more about holistic health, wellness, and ways to have the body heal. Dr. Ann Doggett has been practicing holistic health for over 30 years and has an […]

  • 320 – Greg Pihs – GP Mind Growth Academy

    I met Marine Corps Veteran Greg Pihs at the Echelon Front Training event at Operation Stand Down in Nashville, TN. He was a keynote speaker and listening to him, I kept thinking about how he connected with everyone in attendance. Wanting to learn more, I introduced myself and we started […]

  • 320 – Greg Pihs – GP Mind Growth Academy

    I met Marine Corps Veteran Greg Pihs at the Echelon Front Training event at Operation Stand Down in Nashville, TN. He was a keynote speaker and listening to him, I kept thinking about how he connected with everyone in attendance. Wanting to learn more, I introduced myself and we started […]

  • 319 – Denisha Smith – Part Three – Lakeydra Houston

    306 – Lakeydra Houston – MST Survivor and Advocate was a show I did in August 2022. (https://oscarmikeradio.com/306-lakeydra-houston-mst-survivor-and-advocate/). Lakeydra served in the Air Force in Military Police. She is working to bring accountability for Denisha Montgomery […]

  • 319 – Denisha Smith – Part Three – Lakeydra Houston

    306 – Lakeydra Houston – MST Survivor and Advocate was a show I did in August 2022. (https://oscarmikeradio.com/306-lakeydra-houston-mst-survivor-and-advocate/). Lakeydra served in the Air Force in Military Police. She is working to bring accountability for Denisha Montgomery […]

  • 318 – Denisha Smith – Part Two – Amy Franck

    Amy Franck did not serve in the military but has made a career of advocating for victims of sexual assault for civilians and Armed Forces Servicemembers. Amy worked with Lindsey Knapp on the Department of Defense’s Sexual Harassment Assault Prevention and Response Program (S.H.A.R.P). […]

  • 318 – Denisha Smith – Part Two – Amy Franck

    Amy Franck did not serve in the military but has made a career of advocating for victims of sexual assault for civilians and Armed Forces Servicemembers. Amy worked with Lindsey Knapp on the Department of Defense’s Sexual Harassment Assault Prevention and Response Program (S.H.A.R.P). […]

  • 317 – Denisha Smith – Part One – Lindsey Knapp

    Lindsey Knapp served in the Army and got out to become a sexual trauma victim advocate. She talks with me about her story from transitioning from military service to becoming an attorney to now working on sexual assault cases. Currently, Lindsey is the Executive Director of Combat Sexual […]

  • 317 – Denisha Smith – Part One – Lindsey Knapp

    Lindsey Knapp served in the Army and got out to become a sexual trauma victim advocate. She talks with me about her story from transitioning from military service to becoming an attorney to now working on sexual assault cases. Currently, Lindsey is the Executive Director of Combat […]

  • 316 - Denisha Smith Livestream

    Army Specialist Denisha Smith lost her life on August 8th, 2022. As the story unfolded, questions were raised about the last month of her life. I will Livestream this Thursday and talk about the story so far and the three women who are leading the charge for accountability from the U.S. […]

  • 315 – Lynn Rolf – Program Director for the VFW

    I consider this a follow-up to number 314 which dropped on October 20, 2022 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/314-jesse-james-dupree.../). I was given the opportunity to learn more about the VFW’s UnMet Needs Program. VFW Program Directory Lynn Rolf helped set up the interview with Jesse […]

  • 315 – Lynn Rolf – Program Director for the VFW

    I consider this a follow-up to number 314 which dropped on October 20, 2022 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/314-jesse-james-dupree.../). I was given the opportunity to learn more about the VFW’s UnMet Needs Program. VFW Program Directory Lynn Rolf helped set up the interview with Jesse […]

  • 314 – Jesse James Dupree – Everyone Can Make an Impact

    During a Cocktails in the War Room Family Zoom Meeting and my good friend David, “Vito” Brito says, “Travis, Jesse James Dupree would be a good guest for your show. He has done a lot for Veterans.” I knew this to be true because when I went to Tennessee for then-State Commander […]

  • 314 – Jesse James Dupree – Everyone Can Make an Impact

    During a Cocktails in the War Room Family Zoom Meeting and my good friend David, “Vito” Brito says, “Travis, Jesse James Dupree would be a good guest for your show. He has done a lot for Veterans.” I knew this to be true because when I went to Tennessee for then-State Commander […]

  • 313 - Terrence Popp – Only thing to Quit is Quitting

    WARNING!!!! This is a show that features the use of GRUNTSPEAK prominently. This is not a show for children or for people who are easily offended. This is an E-9 giving an E-3 the business. You have been warned. Terrence Popp was an Infantry Soldier, Airborne Ranger, and Green Beret in […]

  • 313 - Terrence Popp – Only thing to Quit is Quitting

    WARNING!!!! This is a show that features the use of GRUNTSPEAK prominently. This is not a show for children or for people who are easily offended. This is an E-9 giving an E-3 the business. You have been warned. Terrence Popp was an Infantry Soldier, Airborne Ranger, and Green Beret in […]

  • 312 – The Veterans Kitchen and World War II Veterans

    The Veterans Kitchen hosted World War II Veterans on September 8th, 2022. This was done with help from the Veterans Brotherhood VM/C, The Fall River War Veterans Council, Andy Biggio, author of “The Rifle”, and City Councilors Linda Pereira, and Laura Washington. I learned a lot about […]

  • 312 – The Veterans Kitchen and World War II Veterans

    The Veterans Kitchen hosted World War II Veterans on September 8th, 2022. This was done with help from the Veterans Brotherhood VM/C, The Fall River War Veterans Council, Andy Biggio, author of “The Rifle”, and City Councilors Linda Pereira, and Laura Washington. I learned a lot about […]

  • Walter and Pat – Abington, MA WWII Veterans

    Abington Massachusetts Veterans Service Officer Adam Gunn reached out to me about interviewing two brothers who served during World War Two. Pat, “Skinny”, who is 101 years old, and his brother Walter who is 99 years old grew up and served out of Abington, Massachusetts. Walter served […]

  • Walter and Pat – Abington, MA WWII Veterans

    Abington Massachusetts Veterans Service Officer Adam Gunn reached out to me about interviewing two brothers who served during World War Two. Pat, “Skinny”, who is 101 years old and his brother Walter who is 99 years old grew up and served out of Abington, Massachusetts. Walter served […]

  • 310 – Brothers in Healing

    Note: This conversation contains mature subject matter and language about PTSD and the effects of PTSD. I want to start off with a thank you to Paula Anne of Ablaze Entertainment for introducing me to Chris and Woody. I am proud to support those who are first responders, EMS, and law […]

  • 310 – Brothers in Healing

    Note: This conversation contains mature subject matter and language about PTSD and the effects of PTSD. I want to start off with a thank you to Paula Anne of Ablaze Entertainment for introducing me to Chris and Woody. I am proud to support those who are first responders, EMS, and law […]

  • 309 – Manny Carvalho – WWII Army Veteran – Bronze Star Recipient

    Like Caster Salemi in #305, Manny Carvalho was introduced to me by Army National Guard Veteran and Veterans Brotherhood Motorcycle Club member David Danforth. I feel like a little kid getting to talk with these World War II Veterans, so I met up with David at the Liberal Club in Fall […]

  • 308 - 09/11 - We Must Never Forget

    The attacks of 09/11 changed our country. I  wanted to take some time on September 10th to get my thoughts out before  09/11 tomorrow. We must never forget.

  • 309 – Manny Carvalho – WWII Army Veteran – Bronze Star Recipient

    Like Caster Salemi in #305, Manny Carvalho was introduced to me by Army National Guard Veteran and Veterans Brotherhood Motorcycle Club member David Danforth. I feel like a little kid getting to talk with these World War II Veterans, so I met up with David at the Liberal Club in Fall […]

  • 308 - 09/11 - We Must Never Forget

    The attacks of 09/11 changed our country. I wanted to take some time on September 10th to get my thoughts out before 09/11 tomorrow. We must never forget.

  • 307– F.E.A.R Part One – Not A Lion, Not Even a Sheep

    Sean Carnell is a Marine Corps Veteran. He has borne the cost of serving our country physically and in spirit. Seeing how the cost of service affected his fellow Marines and friends he started looking for a way to make a change so Veterans wouldn’t have to go through what he is still […]

  • 307– F.E.A.R Part One – Not A Lion, Not Even a Sheep

    Sean Carnell is a Marine Corps Veteran. He has borne the cost of serving our country physically and in spirit. Seeing how the cost of service affected his fellow Marines and friends he started looking for a way to make a change so Veterans wouldn’t have to go through what he is still […]

  • 306 – Lakeydra Houston – MST Survivor and Advocate

    Lakeydra joined the Air Force as a Military Police MOS. She is a Military Sexual Trauma Survivor This story is about holding leadership responsible, so this does not happen to the service members who follow us. Lakeydra talks about fighting through the betrayal of what happened to her, […]

  • 306 – Lakeydra Houston – MST Survivor and Advocate

    Lakeydra joined the Air Force as a Military Police MOS. She is a Military Sexual Trauma Survivor This story is about holding leadership responsible, so this does not happen to the service members who follow us. Lakeydra’s talks about fighting through the betrayal of what happened to […]

  • 305 – Caster Salemi – World War II Army Veteran

    I got a Facebook Message a couple of months ago from David Danforth who is a member of the Veterans Brotherhood M/C about talking with a World War II Veteran Caster Salemi. Caster served in the Army with an artillery battery and after boot camp was sent to the Philippines. Caster brought […]

  • 305 – Caster Salemi – World War II Army Veteran

    I got a Facebook Message a couple of months ago from David Danforth who is a member of the Veterans Brotherhood M/C about talking with a World War II Veteran Caster Salemi. Caster served in the Army with an artillery battery and after boot camp was sent to the Philippines. Caster brought […]

  • 304 – Nick Richardson – Greater Veterans Spokane

    Nick is a U.S. Army Veteran. He served on the Paladin M109 Mobile Artillery Howitzer. He moved back to the U.S. after being medically separated. Nick got out and faced many of the same challenges as other Veterans returning to civilian life. This led him to start Great Veterans Spokane as […]

  • 304 – Nick Richardson – Greater Veterans Spokane

    Nick is a U.S. Army Veteran. He served on the Paladin M109 Mobile Artillery Howitzer. He moved back to the U.S. after being medically separated. Nick got out and faced many of the same challenges as other Veterans returning to civilian life. This led him to start Great Veterans Spokane […]

  • 303 - SHOVE - Great Band Supporting Veterans

    I met SHOVE in 2021 at a fundraiser for Operation Flags for Veterans. SHOVE is a local rock band comprised of five musicians. Clay Reherman- Lead vocals, rhythm guitar Luke Savoie - Keyboards, backing vocals Nate King- Lead guitar Will Murray- Drums Alden Daniel - Bass guitar SHOVE has […]

  • 303 - Shove - Great Band Supporting Veterans

    I met SHOVE in 2021 at a fundraiser for Operation Flags for Veterans. SHOVE is a local rock band comprised of five musicians. Clay Reherman- Lead vocals, rhythm guitar Luke Savoie - Keyboards, backing vocals Nate King- Lead guitar Will Murray- Drums Alden Daniel - Bass guitar SHOVE has […]

  • 302 – Jane Babcock – Still Serving

    I met Jane through Althea Williams’, She Vets It Clubhouse. I found Jane to be a wealth of information about Veterans Benefits and I have learned a lot from her. Jane is third generation U.S. Army. She got out and has never stopped serving her fellow Veterans in Wisconsin and wherever […]

  • 302 – Jane Babcock – Still Serving

    I met Jane through Althea Williams’, She Vets It Clubhouse. I found Jane to be a wealth of information about Veterans Benefits and I have learned a lot from her. Jane is third generation U.S. Army. She got out and has never stopped serving her fellow Veterans in Wisconsin and wherever […]

  • 301 - Tony Owen – Operation Vet Now

    I met Tony through Alan Lacerda’s Thank Me for My Service Podcast. Tony is USAF Ret. and started Operation Vet Now.  Operation Vet Now works to improve the overall wellness of Veterans regardless and where and how they served.  As I learned about the Veteran Athlete Ambassadors, the […]

  • 301 - Tony Owen – Operation Vet Now

    I met Tony through Alan Lacerda’s Thank Me for My Service Podcast. Tony is USAF Ret. and started Operation Vet Now. Operation Vet Now works to improve the overall wellness of Veterans regardless and where and how they served. As I learned about the Veteran Athlete Ambassadors, the […]

  • 300 - Mistress Carrie

    Yes, Oscar Mike Radio drops on Thursday, but for #300 it is dropping on Oscar Mike Radio's birthday which is July 16th. So this Saturday #300 is dropping with a two-hour show featuring Mistress Carrie! Mistress Carrie came on Oscar Mike Radio for number 67 when I was still figuring out […]

  • 300 - Mistress Carrie

    Mistress Carrie came on Oscar Mike Radio for number 67 when I was still figuring out how to do podcasting. During number 300, you will discover how a media professional like Mistress Carrie continues to hone her craft while exploring new opportunities. Learning never stops. Mistress […]

  • 299 – The Fitts Family & Letters to M.I.A.s

    I met Richard Fitts Jr for Oscar Mike Radio number 92. He was in the final stages of bringing his father, SSG Richard Fitts Sr.’s story to life. Over the years a bond of friendship has been formed as I learn more about the Fitts’ family story. Austin Fitts is SSG Richard Fitts Sr.’s […]

  • 299 - The Fitts Family & Letters to M.I.A.s

    I met Richard Fitts Jr for Oscar Mike Radio number 92. He was in the final stages of bringing his father, SSG Richard Fitts Sr.’s story to life. Over the years a bond of friendship has been formed as I learn more about the Fitts’ family story. Austin Fitts is SSG Richard Fitts Sr.’s […]

  • 298 - Keith Hayes - Top Gun Maverick Review

    Travis met Keith at the first Dale Dorman Media Day in April 2016. It was there that the idea for Oscar Mike Radio began to come together. Six years ago, this show was getting ready to “drop” its #1. Keith and I are still learning and improving. Check out “The Resilient Warrior”, […]

  • 298 - Keith Hayes - Top Gun Maverick Review

    Travis met Keith at the first Dale Dorman Media Day in April 2016. It was there that the idea for Oscar Mike Radio began to come together. Six years ago, this show was getting ready to “drop” its #1. Keith and I are still learning and improving. Check out “The Resilient […]

  • 297 – Julie Rojee – SSG Matthew Pucino Foundation

    I met Julie a couple of years ago and we talked about her cousin Matthew who lost his life in Afghanistan.  I learned a lot about his service to our country and the legacy his family works to keep alive. Matthew’s family came together to create the SSG Matthew Pucino Foundation. The […]

  • 297 – Julie Rojee – SSG Matthew Pucino Foundation

    I met Julie a couple of years ago and we talked about her cousin Matthew who lost his life in Afghanistan. I learned a lot about his service to our country and the legacy his family works to keep alive. Matthew’s family came together to create the SSG Matthew Pucino Foundation. The […]

  • 296 – Alex Jimenez – AJ Nashville

    I was asked the question, “How can civilians get involved to advocate for our military and veterans?”. I told the person that Alex Jimenez and what he does with his business, AJ Nashville is the blueprint other civilians can follow. I met Alex Jimenez at his presentation of the […]

  • 296 – Alex Jimenez – AJ Nashville

    I was asked the question, “How can civilians get involved to advocate for our military and veterans?”. I told the person that Alex Jimenez and what he does with his business, AJ Nashville is the blueprint other civilians can follow. I met Alex Jimenez at his presentation of the […]

  • 295 – Dave Rogers – Cooking with a Veteran

    Long before he became the Tennesee VFW State Commander, Brian Walker asked me to talk with Dave Rogers. Dave was living in NY and cooking for his VFW post. It was from there that he started streaming his cooking. Growing up in New York, Dave started cooking early in life. He joined the […]

  • 295 – Dave Rogers – Cooking with a Veteran

    Long before he became the Tennesee VFW State Commander, Brian Walker asked me to talk with Dave Rogers. Dave was living in NY and cooking for his VFW post. It was from there that he started streaming his cooking. Growing up in New York, Dave started cooking early in life. He joined the […]

  • 294 - Anna Lynn Ferris

    From Dayton Ohio to Nashville, Anna Lynn Ferris has made music her life’s work. Starting out with Bluegrass, she has moved into country music and is pursuing her career in Nashville.  Anna was at Tennessee VFW State Commander Brian Walker’s event at the Collierville Veterans of […]

  • 294 - Anna Lynn Ferris

    From Dayton Ohio to Nashville, Anna Lynn Ferris has made music her life’s work. Starting out with Bluegrass, she has moved into country music and is pursuing her career in Nashville. Anna was at Tennessee VFW State Commander Brian Walker’s event at the Collierville Veterans of […]

  • 293 – Michelle Hamilton – Rolling Thunder Chapter Two

    Michelle Hamilton joined the military out of high school during the Vietnam Era. She left the military and worked at the VA Hospital in Brockton, MA. She is the current President of Rolling Thunder ®, Inc Mass Ch 2 Rolling Thunder, Inc. National is a national organization and exists to […]

  • 292 – Gina Alderman – Veterans Unchained

    US Navy after 28 years of service as a Hospital Administrator with a wartime specialty in Medical Plans and Operations.  Finding her purpose was challenging after retirement, but Gina found a group of women Veterans and found a new course with Veterans Unchained. It is an anthology […]

  • 292 - Gina Alderman - Veteran Unchained

    Gina served active duty and retired from the US Navy after 28 years of service as a Hospital Administrator with a wartime specialty in Medical Plans and Operations. Finding her purpose was challenging after retirement, but Gina found a group of women Veterans and found a new course with […]

  • 291 – Althea Williams – She Vets It

    Althea Williams joined the U.S. Army at the age of 39 and spent her time in flight operations. She managed operations for Apache, Blackhawk, and Chinook helicopter units. After an accident that led to her leaving the Army, Althea had to learn how to live again and find her voice. This led […]

  • 291 – Althea Williams – She Vets It

    Althea Williams joined the U.S. Army at the age of 39 and spent her time in flight operations. She managed operations for Apache, Blackhawk, and Chinook helicopter units. After an accident that led to her leaving the Army, Althea had to learn how to live again and find her voice. This […]

  • 290 - Alan Lacerda - Thank Me for My Service Podcast

    This is a very exciting time as number 290 starts the countdown to 300 shows!!! This week I am talking with Alan Lacerda about his efforts with Thank Me for My Service Podcast. Alan is a Marine Corps Veteran. He lives and works in the South Shore area of Massachusetts. He is a […]

  • 290 - Alan Lacerda - Thank Me for My Service Podcast

    This is a very exciting time as number 290 starts the countdown to 300 shows!!! This week I am talking with Alan Lacerda about his efforts with Thank Me for My Service Podcast. Alan is a Marine Corps Veteran. He lives and works in the South Shore area of Massachusetts. He is a […]

  • 289 – Michael Olsen – The Darkside Film Project

    Michael Olsen is a 22 Year Army Veteran. Michael has served in multiple conflicts overseas, and numerous duty stations in the United States. He went to Full Sail University to learn filmmaking and is using that knowledge to create The Darkside Film. The Darkside film tells the story of a […]

  • 289 – Michael Olsen – The Darkside Film Project

    Michael Olsen is a 22 Year Army Veteran. Michael has served in multiple conflicts overseas, and numerous duty stations in the United States. He went to Full Sail University to learn filmmaking and is using that knowledge to create The Darkside Film. The Darkside film tells the story of a […]

  • 287 Bailey Marine Griggs - Heroes

    Bailey Marie Griggs is 14, but already well on her way to being a successful music artist. She enjoys songwriting and already compiled an impressive body of work. She has performed at The Apollo theater four times and loves being in front of a crowd. I found her commitment to her craft […]

  • 288 - Coach Brandi Miles - World Changer

    Brandi Miles served in the Mississippi National Guard. After her service, she felt kind of lost and was looking for a purpose. She found it through CoachVille by being a life coach. Coach Brandi believes everyone can be a World Changer. As a life coach, Brandi can help you identify what […]

  • 287 - Bailey Marie Griggs - Heroes

    Bailey Marie Griggs is 14, but already well on her way to being a successful music artist. She enjoys songwriting and already compiled an impressive body of work. She has performed at The Apollo theater four times and loves being in front of a crowd. I found her commitment to her craft […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Seven - TN VFW State Commander Brian Walker

    This is part seven of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with music promoter Michelle Baxter and the State Commander for the VFW, Brian Walker.   Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022.   Seeing the fundraisers come to […]

  • 286 – Operation Giving Back and Toilet Paper Pyramid – Chris Turner

    This is Part Six of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with USMC Veteran and Nashville Recording Artist Chris Turner. Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022.  Chris is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville VFW […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Seven - TN VFW State Commander Brian Walker

    This is part seven of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with music promoter Michelle Baxter and the State Commander for the VFW, Brian Walker. Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022. Seeing the fundraisers come to […]

  • 286 – Operation Giving Back and Toilet Paper Pyramid – Chris Turner

    286 - Part Six Write Up This is Part Six of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with USMC Veteran and Nashville Recording Artist Chris Turner. Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022. Chris is performing Saturday, April […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back and Toilet Paper Pyramid - Grace Askew

    This is part five of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with sixth generation Memphian and recording artist Grace Askew.  Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022.  Grace is performing Saturday, April 9th at the […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back and Toilet Paper Pyramid - Grace Askew

    This is part five of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with sixth-generation Memphian and recording artist Grace Askew. Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022. Grace is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & Toilet Paper Pyramid - Part Four - Wedding Bells

    There are always backstories and sub-plots when you have a big event like this. The big event is Operation Giving Back and Toliet Paper Pyramid Saturday, April 9th. Part four is a story about a bet Michelle Baxter has with me. She wants me married off and is convinced I will find love at […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & Toilet Paper Pyramid - Part Four - Wedding Bells

    There are always backstories and sub-plots when you have a big event like this. The big event is Operation Giving Back and Toliet Paper Pyramid Saturday, April 9th. Part four is a story about a bet Michelle Baxter has with me. She wants me married off and is convinced I will find love […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Three - Malachias Gaskin

    This is part three of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with U.S. Army Veteran Malachias Gaskin  Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022.  Malachias is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville VFW in […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Three - Malachias Gaskin

    This is part three of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with U.S. Army Veteran Malachias Gaskin Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022. Malachias is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville VFW in Collierville, […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Two - Savannah Rae

    This is part two of Operation Giving Back and Operation TP Pyramid with Savannah Rae   Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022.    Savannah is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville VFW in Collierville, TN.  She has been […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part Two - Savannah Rae

    This is part two of Operation GivingBack & Operation TP Pyramid - Presented by: Humana Pyramid with Savannah Rae Both fundraisers are part of Tennessee VFW Commander Brian Walker's outreach for 2021-2022. Savannah is performing Saturday, April 9th at the Collierville Veterans of […]

  • 285 - Sherice Kral - How I Lead

    Sherice joined the Army and worked in Rotary Wing Aviation as a UH-60 Blackhawk Crew Chief. It was there that she started looking at a better way to be a leader. The military gave her a real-world perspective that she brings to her business ventures. The journey to start her company began […]

  • 286 - Operation Giving Back & TP Pyramid - Part One - Introduction

    This is an introduction to weeks' worth of shows about Tennessee VFW State Commander Brian Walker's Fundraisers presented by Humana. I talk about the event and toilet paper See below for the event information and the website link to support this event. Operation Giving Back Is a […]

  • 285 – Sherice Kral – How I Lead

    Sherice joined the Army and worked in Rotary Wing Aviation as a UH-60 Blackhawk Crew Chief. It was there that she started looking at a better way to be a leader. The military gave her a real-world perspective that she brings to her business ventures The journey to start her company began […]

  • 284 – Chris Sawin – Marine Corps Veteran and Attorney

    I met Chris through a Marine Corps Group called Masshole Marines. We would all chat back and for and do meet ups as time permitted. It is a great group and how we got connected for this show. Chris has a great story and I like doing in person interviews, so we met, and he told me is story […]

  • 284 – Chris Sawin – Marine Corps Veteran and Attorney

    I met Chris through a Marine Corps Group called Masshole Marines. We would all chat back and for and do meet ups as time permitted. It is a great group and how we got connected for this show. Chris has a great story and I like doing in person interviews, so we met, and he told me is story […]

  • 283 – Amanda Coleman – Irish Angel

    I got a Facebook Message from Mike Damon, “The Godfather”, that I should meet Amanda Coleman who is known in Law Enforcement as “Irish Angel”.  Amanda is from Ireland so I reached out and she told me that she was coming to Boston maybe we could meet in person. I met her and her […]

  • 283 – Amanda Coleman – Irish Angel

    I got a Facebook Message from Mike Damon, “The Godfather”, that I should meet Amanda Coleman who is known in Law Enforcement as “Irish Angel”. Amanda is from Ireland so I reached out and she told me that she was coming to Boston maybe we could meet in person. I met her and her […]

  • 282 Guy Bensing – St. Louis Blue Fan Report

    Guy Bensing is a Navy Veteran who served aboard a ship during the Gulf War. He got out and found out that he could share is love and passion for the St. Louis Blues by creating a fan-based show for people to enjoy. Guy has been producing the Blue Note Fan Report for over four years. He is […]

  • 282 - Guy Bensing - St. Louis Blue Fan Report

    Guy Bensing is a Navy Veteran who served aboard a ship during the Gulf War. He got out and found out that he could share is love and passion for the St. Louis Blues by creating a fan-based show for people to enjoy. Guy has been producing the Blue Note Fan Report for over four years. He […]

  • 281 – Ryan Cornelius – Vet with a Mic

    It is always good to talk with a Veteran who podcasts. Ryan Cornelius served in the Navy and now does research for mental health. Ryan decided to expand on his work and start a podcast talking with Veterans about aspects of mental trauma and recovery with other mental health […]

  • 281 – Ryan Cornelius – Vet with a Mic

    It is always good to talk with a Veteran who podcasts. Ryan Cornelius served in the Navy and now does research for mental health. Ryan decided to expand on his work and start podcast talking with Veterans about aspects of mental trauma and recovery with other mental health professionals […]

  • 280 – Ulrich Kroemer – German HAWK Operator

    I was a HAWK Missile Operator in the Marine Corps. HAWK is a mobile, medium-range, guided surface-to-air missile system. When I served it was designated MIM - 23 HAWK (Homing All the Way Killer). Made by Raytheon, HAWK was and still is used in several countries around the world. And this […]

  • 280 - Ulrich Kroemer - GERMAN HAWK Operator

    I was a HAWK Missile Operator in the Marine Corps. HAWK is a mobile, medium-range, guided surface-to-air missile system. When I served it was designated MIM - 23 HAWK (Homing All the Way Killer) . Made by Raytheon, HAWK was and still is used in several countries around the world. And this […]

  • 279 - Valentines Day - Hot Mess Express

    This story, which is 100% true, is taken from the Daily Beast article written by Justin Rohrlich https://www.thedailybeast.com/inside-... Airman 1st Class (E-3) Katelyn Lucille Day, 29 was sentenced to prison for 10 years for the attempted murder of her husband Tyler Day, 28 per the […]

  • 279 - Valentine's Day - Hot Mess Express

    This story, which is 100% true, is taken from the Daily Beast article written by Justin Rohrlich  https://www.thedailybeast.com/inside-scorned-airman-katelyn-days-wild-plot-to-off-husband-tyler-day-for-insurance-cash?source=articles&via=rss Airman 1st Class (E-3) Katelyn Lucille Day, […]

  • 278 - Mario Cima - Irreverent Warriors Puerto Rico

    Mario Cima came on Oscar Mike Radio for #251 last June 2021. He was launching the Irreverent Warrior’s Hike in Puerto Rico. Mario is full-time Active-Duty Coast Guard and was drawn to Irreverent Warriors mission to give Active-Duty Military Members and Veterans a place for camaraderie […]

  • 277 - MOVE Program Part 2

    Oscar Mike Radio 262 (https://oscarmikeradio.com/262-move/) on October 8th, I talked about my experience joining the Veterans Administration’s MOVE program. I wanted to keep this as an ongoing series because as I move through getting back to full activity, managing this part of my […]

  • 276 – Otis McGregor – Tribe and Purpose

    Starting a business or company can be difficult on a good day, and even more so when things are going poorly. Sometimes you need an outside party to look at what you and your company are doing to determine what is keeping you from a path to success. LTC Otis McGregor, US Army Special […]

  • 275 - Paul Freeman - The Legendary Hunters of Texas

    Paul Freeman is a Navy Veteran who worked in VFA-201 Hunters Reserve Navy Squadron as a maintenance chief. I got to meet Paul through TSP-The Scuttlebutt Podcast. Paul served with Richard Fleek and I appreciated the opportunity to learn more about this storied Naval Aviation Squadron. […]

  • 274 - Brian Gibson - Project DieHard 22

    When you talk with Brian Gibson the first thing that stands out is the voice. It is a voice that has known sorry but is still strong. The strength that is needed to stand up Forward Operating Base Rush in Paducah, KY as part of Project Die Hard 22. Brian states, “Having served this […]

  • 273 - Thomas Kilgannon - Freedom Allaince

    I am continually reminded that Veterans Service Organizations are all different. As I was talking with Thomas Kilgannon who is the president of the Freedom Alliance, I thought that the theme for 2022 should be that the need is still there. Freedom works to serve Veterans who have been […]

  • 271 - A Christmas Crossing

    First of all, Merry Christmas!!!! I hope your holiday plans are going smoothly and that this finds you all well. The Winter of 1776 was a bad time for the American Revolution. Stinging defeats and the British conquering Rhode Island put the revolution on its heels. General George […]

  • 270 - Shane Cunningham - Veteran Podcast Awards

    This is a follow-up to last week's show (269 - Travis Johnson - The NonProfit Architect) about the Veteran Podcast Awards. Shane Cunningham served in the Marine Corps then left to pursue his passion which is designing and making things. Specifically, making things here in America. Go […]

  • 269 - Travis Johnson - The NonProfit Architect

    Travis Johnson is an Officer currently serving in the U.S. Navy. He doesn't let that slow him down as he is the host of The NonProfit Architect Podcast, runs the Veteran Podcast Network, does NonProfit work, and just hosted the first annual Veterans Podcast Awards. Travis is Oscar Mike! […]

  • 268 - TSP - The Scuttlebutt

    I love getting to talk with other Veteran Podcasts Hosts. We are truly a niche podcast genre. U.S. Navy Veteran Officer Richard Fleek and Marine Corps Veteran Andrew Farrer teamed up to create TSP - The Scuttlebutt. This collaboration is all about telling Veterans' stories at a personal […]

  • 267 - Charles Wolf - SemperToons

    I want to start by thanking Andrew Farrer for the introduction to Charles Wolf who is the creator of Semper Toons. Our conversation shows how someone in the Military can take something they love doing and use it to make lives better. The feeling was Gunny gets more out of doing […]

  • 265 - Rucking for Veterans

    I met US Army Veteran Jason Ray through Alayna Madden (https://oscarmikeradio.com/257-semper-fi-designs/). Alayna told me Jason is putting on an 11 and 22 mile Ruck on Veterans Day. I thought that was a good way to celebrate our day and we got time to talk. Jason served in the U.S. […]

  • 264 - Indigenous Veterans of Turtle Island Monument

    I had the honor to talk with Native Americans Loren Spears, Narragansett Tribal Nation and Charlie Smith Jr, Seaconke Wampanoag Tribal Nation about the Indigenous Veterans Monument being built at the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery in Exeter, Rhode Island. As I said at the start of the […]

  • 263 - Battle of the Bands - Operation Flags for Veterans

    Saturday, October 16th at the Whitman, MA VFW there will be a Battle of the Bands to benefit Operation Flags for Vets. This is a fundraiser so that 80,000 tombs at the Bourne National Cemetary can have a flag on the grave. Several Veterans Groups came together to put on this event. There […]

  • 262 - Move

    I got hurt on June 26, 2021. One of the ways I wanted to help recovery was to lose some weight and dial in my nutrition. I wanted to share my experience so far being on the VA's MOVE Program. https://www.move.va.gov/MOVE/index.asp I will show my progress as a % difference in shows for […]

  • 261 - We Got Your Six

    I talked with actors Danny Zanelotti and Greg Washington, and singer Emma Gutierrez about a film they created called, "We Got Your Six". This film is entered into the 2021 Prizefest. You can go to https://prizefest.com/tickets/ and if you are like me and can't make it to Shreveport, you […]

  • 260 - A Question of Faith

    Just working through some thoughts about Afghanistan and General Milley. It has been a rough time watching what is going on in our military.

  • 259 - Robert Wysocki - Equine Therapy for Veterans

    Robert Wysocki is USMC Ret. He moved to Wyoming after his service and got involved with Equine Therapy. Currently he serves on the Board for Wild horse Preservation Society - https://wildhorsepreservationsociety..... He also trains under Lisa Murrell, who does equine-assisted coaching […]

  • 258 - The People's Patriot Project

    I met Andrea Eichmann and Mark Petersen at the Bold Patriot Freedom Tour Launch Event with Chris Turner and Pastor Bob Waldrep in April of this year. Both Andrea and Mark had come down from from Minnesota to be a part of the event and they came on the livestream with Danielle Rocco and I […]

  • 257 - Semper Fi Designs

    Alayna is a Marine Corps Veteran and started Semper Fi Designs as a way to raise money for Veterans Service Organizations and people in need. She made a flag for me sporting the HAWK missile and this first, only flag of its kind raised money for a charity she supports, Run to Home Base. […]

  • 256 - Wild Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Program & Veterans Development Corporation Car Show

    For my birthday, I did a Facebook Fundraiser for Wild Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Program. $1185.00 was raised and I have some raffle prizes to give out. So I will be doing the drawing live and giving an update about the program. I will also be talking about the Veterans Development […]

  • 255 - 5 Years Old

    Five Years Old!!!! Hard to believe after all this time. And I tried something new. I believe in trying new things and this show is no exception. This show marks where I am committing to integrating fully into the Restream Platform. Using Restream is a big change where I can get the […]

  • 254 - Savannah Rae - Typical Texas Girl

    I really enjoy getting to talk with artists. In a way artist, like Veterans, have to adapt, overcome and in some cases re-invent themselves. Savannah Rae is no exception and I wanted to find out what makes her A Typical Texas Girl. She also loves the military. Savannah comes from a […]

  • 253 - Dariann Leigh - 10,000 Miles

    It is always a good to get to talk with artists who are not military. In many ways artists have to adapt, overcome and stay in their journey to attain success. Dariann Leigh is a great example of this. Her latest single, "10,000 Miles" is about the challenges of having a loved one […]

  • 252 - Susan Hunter & Wayne Soares - Every Time the Wind Blew

    It is interesting how shows come together. I got to know Susan Hunter through her book 77 Letters and Wayne Soares from a colleague. We got to talk about a film project based on the Vietnam War called, "Every Time the Wind Blew". This film seemed to be a different kind of project […]

  • 251 - Irreverent Warriors - Puerto Rico

    Great getting to talk with Mario Cima. Mario is active duty Coast Guard and is stationed in Puerto Rico. June 27th is the first Irreverent Warriors Hike in Puerto Rico and Mario has worked hard to make this a success. It was great learning about what got Marino into Irreverent Warriors. […]

  • 250 - Susan Hunter - 77 Letters - Part Two

    I had Susan Hunter on for #248. The conversation was so good we kept it going. Joan Hunter started Operation Morale Booster during the Vietnam War. Operation Morale Booster was where Joan would write letters to soldiers serving in Vietnam during the war. Out of the this began a […]

  • 249 - Payton Howie - Freedom

    Payton Howie is an emerging artist in the Nashville scene. She is not a new artist however. Payton has been performing since she was five years old. I was fortunate enough to talk with Payton the day her single "Freedom" dropped on SoundCloud. Payton believe that being an American is a […]

  • 248 - 77 Letters - Operation Morale Booster: Vietnam

    Joan Hunter started Operation Morale Booster during the Vietnam War. Operation Morale Booster was where Joan would write letters to soldiers serving in Vietnam during the war. Out of the this began a relationship with Bob Johnson, a soldier serving in the U.S. Army. Joan's daughter, […]

  • 247 - Tyson Fields

    Some people think that a young person hasn't matured enough to find direction in life and pursue it. That is the not the case with Tyson Fields. Tyson is a pop, R&B songwriter, performer and producer. Creating music is his life and his new single "I'm Fallin" just dropped. Music is […]

  • 246 - Ashlie Amber - A Determined Voice

    Ashlie Amber is a country artist. She just appeared in Forbes magazine to mark her single "Those Nights" She is a black female country artist as well. We talked about her journey as black female country artist. Ashlie told me about the determination it takes to succeed as an artist […]

  • 245 - Pastor Bob Waldrep - The Freedom Tour Launch

    Pastor Bob Waldrep started working with Veterans and looked for a way to help us deal with Moral Injury and PTSD. He developed the Warrior Hope curriculum that allows people to understand what people suffering with PTSD. The Freedom Tour is launching April 30th at the Bold Patriot Brewing […]

  • 244 - Brian Walker - Tennessee VFW

    Brian Walker is an Air Force Veteran and incoming state commander for the Tennessee VFW. We talked about the VFW as a whole and how the VFW engaging veterans and the community with the 2021 Tennessee VFW Golf Tournament April 29th and launch of the Freedom Tour April 30th. There is still […]

  • 243 - Chris Turner - Freedom Tour Launch

    Chris Turner is a Marine Veteran who is a rising Country Music Star. He is working with the Department of the VFW in Tennessee and the Crosswinds Foundation to launch the Freedom Tour. This is more than just a concert. It is the means to give people the tools they need to help others with […]

  • 242 - Tina Hargett - Supporting The Freedom Tour

    Tina Hargett and Tom Anderson co-host the Take it Back Show on the IQ Podcasts Network. She talked with me about the military and why she is supporting Chris Turner, The Tennessee VFW and Crosswinds Foundation for the launch of The Freedom Tour. Tina is a talented artist singer, and […]

  • 241 - Dean Wegner - Tennessee VFW Supporter

    Dean Wegner is the Founder and CEO of Authentically American a 100% U.S. apparel and clothing company, Authentically American is a Veteran Owned Business that also gives back to Veterans and the Community. Dean is sponsoring the 2021 Department of Tennessee, Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW […]

  • 240 - Tommy Anderson - Two Million Steps for the Freedom Tour

    The question I asked myself is what hasn’t Tommy Anderson done? US Army, US Air National Guard, firefighter, writer, actor, movies, books, podcasts, there does not seem to be anything else he can do. Or is there? I met Tommy through Danielle Rocco who does Devoted to Soldier. Coach […]

  • 239 - Brett Emmers - Tennessee Golf Tournament

    Brett Emmers is not a Veteran. He has never served in the military. However, he has used his experience in playing golf at a high level to support the VFW Golf Tournament at Riverside Golf Links. This golf tournament is a way to raise money to support the VFW while giving people a way to […]

  • 238 - Rise. Grind. Repeat

    I met Roger Gindlesperger Jr. Through James Van Prooyen's Veterans Virtual Cocktail Hour. Through this time, James has connected Veterans in Business to each other and I have been honored to have them on my show. Roger talked about toothpaste. Specifically, a charcoal based toothpaste […]

  • 237 - April Fools

    I did a livestream on Facebook. I remember now why Live is is Live. I haven't done these in a while and it showed. So this is not edited or cut. However, people did check in during the livecast so I will be doing these more often. I got some good stuff coming up in the next couple of […]

  • 236 - Steve Emt - You D.E.C.I.D.E.

    Stephen Emt went to West Point and then to UCONN to play basketball. At the age of 25 he was in a car accident which left him paralyzed from the waist down. Now he is a published author, public speaker, and Paralympian who does wheel chair CURLING! Steve and his team are working to raise […]

  • 235 - Goodbye San Diego

    I wanted to do a part of my military story for this show. I thought about my last couple of weeks of boot camp at MCRD San Diego, and realized it was different than when I arrived to my memory. The thing is I can't really remember my last couple of weeks at MCRD San Diego. I mean, I do […]

  • 234 - Sydney Hansen - Artist and Veterans Advocate

    When I think country music with a southern vibe, I don't think Duluth, Minnesota. However, that is where Sydney Hansen hails from and even at a young age is hard at work building her career. Her latest single, "Fallin", has a real soulful feel that that I found authentic when music […]

  • 233 - Jim Musgrave - Home Defense Bar

    Jim Musgrave served in the U.S. Army for 20+ years and retired as a First Sergeant. After retiring, Jim worked in a couple of different businesses before developing a different kind of home defense product. Home Defense Bar (https://homedefensebar.com/​) is a system that is 100% made […]

  • 232 - Chris Turner - Hearts for Warriors

    Like Tarrish Potter, Marine Veteran Chris Turner performed a month ago at the 2021 Tennessee Veteran Launch Event. He is coming back Friday February 12th to headline the Hearts for Warriors Event at The Boondox in Columbia, TN. After we both had a chuckle about Jodie, we talked about how […]

  • 231 - Tarrish Potter - Hearts for Warriors

    Tarrish Potter was first on Oscar Mike Radio a month ago. We met through her support of the 2021 Tennessee Veterans Launch Event. It was at The Boondox that Tarrish first performed the song Unknown Soldier she wrote with her mother. It was surprise at the end of her set and the whole […]

  • 230 - Heather Clark - Hearts for Warriors

    Heather Clark was just on Oscar Mike Radio. She was on for 226 - Namaslay. She has been nothing but Oscar Mike since we talked last month. So I had her back on to talk about her support for the Hearts for Warriors Event February 12th, 2021 at The Boondox. Hearts for Warriors is an event […]

  • Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 229 - Feb. 8, 2021

    I met Michelle Baxter at the 2020 Irreverent Warriors Benefit held at The Boondox in Columbia, TN. Michelle is the Director of Booking for MC1 Nashville and Road Katz Agency. She has done a lot of work with Veterans who are transitioning into musicians. Chris Turner is an example of such […]

  • 228 - Sara - Appalachian Trail

    I met Sara through the Friday Night Masshole Vets (https://www.facebook.com/MassholeVeterans) Zoom Call. It is where a bunch of the Veterans in the Masshole Region (New England) get together to socialize. It has been a great way to connect and meet other Veterans. We were all hanging out […]

  • 227 - Daniel Field - Metal & 40K

    It may not look it, but Daniel and I have a lot in common. There are three things that unite us as brothers in arms. We served in the Marine Corps, we like heavy metal music, and we love Warhammer 40K. Daniel created a Facebook and MeWe group called VetsRock. That is how we met. It is a […]

  • 226 - Heather Clark - Namaslay

    I met Heather Clark at the 2020 Irreverent Warriors Nashville Hike on September 11th. She is a Navy Veteran. It was early morning after the event at The Boondox and Heather was offering a yoga class for Veterans. While I didn't exactly get my Namaste on I could see that there were […]

  • 225 - Judy Skilling - High Performance Coaching

    When people think coaching, they often think of sports or athletic coaching. Especially when "High Performance" is used as the coaching nomenclature. Judy Skilling was a Navy Corpsman, and after leaving the Navy discovered that helping people gave her a sense of purpose that she […]

  • 224 - Tarrish Potter - Red, White, & Ice

    January 16th Tarrish Potter will be performing at The Boondox (https://the-boondox.business.site/) in Columbia, TN to support the launch of L United. Tarrish has literally been performing all her life. Whether with her family or being a child actor, Tarrish's experiences eventually led […]

  • 223 - Chris Turner - Red, White, & Ice

    January 16th Chris Tuner will be performing at The Boondox (https://the-boondox.business.site/) in Columbia, TN to support the launch of L United. I met Chris at the Irreverent Warriors - Tennessee fundraiser at The Boondox in September 2020. He put on a high energy show that the raised […]

  • 222 - Clayton Q - Red, White, and Ice

    January 16th Clayton Q will be performing at The Boondox in Columbia, TN to support the launch of L United. L United is bringing hockey to Veterans and children in the Nashville, TN region. This organization is taking a unique approach to hockey for children and Veteran's Advocacy. […]

  • 221 - 2021 To Do List

    The last 12 months have been rough and 2021 is starting off with a bang. What do active duty military transitioning into civilian life and Veterans do? We prepare, we organize and support each other. It is just that simple. There is no other way to be successful during this time than […]

  • 220 - Happy New Year

    Happy New Year! I hope you are all ending 2020 safe and healthy. Even though COVID-19 changed some of my plans for Oscar Mike Radio, I thought about and I feel blessed as 2020 winds down. Thank you for all the support for what I am doing. I am looking forward to 2021. Continuing this work […]

  • 219 - Merry Christmas

    Just some thoughts around Christmas this year and what someone in the military may be going through. It can be a difficult time under the best of circumstances. Regardless, I hope your Christmas is safe and that you get a chance to connect your family, friends and loved ones. Merry […]

  • 218 - Chad Prather

    I first saw Chad when I caught some of his videos talking about life in the cab of his pickup truck. Fast forward to today and Chad is world recognized comedian who approaches life through the lens of common sense and laughter. Talking with me during a break from recording at his […]

  • 217 - Jake and Danielle - A Military Christmas Story

    Danielle Rocco is peer in Veterans' Advocacy. She has been on Oscar Mike Radio as a guest, and we have co-hosted events together. We had talked about doing a live interview event at the Irreverent Warriors Silkies Hike in Milford, MA on December 2020. I was going to meet her son Jake who […]

  • 216 - Mike Star - Blazing Star BBQ

    BBQ is something that brings out a passion in people regardless of their background. It is a religion, and the newest preacher is USAF Veteran Mike Starr. Mike has been around BBQ all his life and really came into his own when he was the "Squadron Pitmaster" for his US Air Force Unit. […]

  • 215 - Kev Breen - Immersive Labs

    NOTE: 215 was supposed to come out on 11/12/20. It is now out on 11/19/20, My apologies Kevin "Kev" Breen is my first foreign military guest on Oscar Mike Radio. Kev served in the U.K. Army for 15 years in the Royal Corps of Signals before transitioning to civilian life. After his […]

  • 213 - Travis Arnold - Caisson Shaving Company

    Like Heather Hargrove, I met Travis Arnold during James van Prooyen's Veterans Happy Hour. Travis is an Army National Guard Veteran and started Caisson Shaving Company earlier this year. He got the idea from his time in the service when he had to dry shave. So the idea for Caisson […]

  • 212 - Heather Hargrove - Digital Warrior Movement

    I met Heather through James Van Prooyen's Veterans Business Hour. Heather is a U.S. Army Veteran and now does business coaching. Business coaching from Heather's point of view is identifying what you want to do with your business and executing on that vision. That is done through […]

  • 211 - Jesse Hawe - Irreverent Warriors Knoxville

    This is part four of a five part series on Irreverent Warriors in Tennessee. I had the pleasure of speaking with Marine Corps Veteran Jesse Hawe. Jesse has been hard at work for the Knoxville Hike and feels that the work Irreverent Warriors does is needed now more than ever with the […]

  • 210 - James Van Prooyen - Stronger Together

    I met US Air Force Retired Veteran James Van Prooyen a couple of years ago. We didn't really connect until this year when James asked me to sit on his Veterans Business Hour that he hosts. I started learning about other Veterans who are starting their own businesses. James kept talking […]

  • 209 - Nick Sawall - Irreverent Warriors - Memphis

    This is Part Three of a Five Part series about Irreverent Warriors in Tennessee. Part One was with Bobbi Smith - Taylor from Chattanooga, and Part Two was with Zack Jenkins from Nashville, Tennessee. I met Nick Sawall earlier this year in a short trip to Nashville. In talking with Nick, […]

  • 208 - Sweat Activated

    I did 208 Live on September 24th, 2020 . I talked about the Oscar Mike Radio Sweat Activated Shirt made by Authentically American and the promotion we are doing to raise money for Vet Unite and Wild Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Program. Also because I am so pumped, a big shout out to my […]

  • 207 - Irreverent Warriors - Nashville

    This is part two of my series on Irreverent Warriors Tennessee Silkies Hikes. The first show in this series was 204 - Irreverent Warriors - Chattanooga (https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/204-i...) with Bobbi Smith Taylor. 207 had me talking with USMC Veteran Zac Jenkins. Zac is the […]

  • 206 - Ben Biddick - Get Up Nation

    I met Ben back in 2018 and he came on Oscar Mike Radio for #109 (https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/episo...). At the time Ben, had published the book "Get Up" (https://read.amazon.com/kp/embed?asin...) and talked to me about that experience. In the last year Ben has been focused on the […]

  • 205 - Aaron Lawrence - USMC Veteran - Attorney

    Aaron Lawrence is a Marine Corps Veteran who had Explosive Ordnance Disposal as his Military Occupational Specialty. After he left the Marine Corps, Aaron studied for his law degree and now is practicing at the Law Office of James M. Wilkerson in Ruston, LA. […]

  • 204 - Irreverent Warriors - Chattanooga

    I talked with Marine Corps Veteran Bobbi Smith Taylor. Bobbi is the coordinator for the Irreverent Warrior Chattanooga hike that is taking place Saturday, August 22nd. Learning about Irreverent Warriors and Bobbi's journey opened my eyes to how important it is for Veterans as well as […]

  • 203 - My Military Story - The Reaper

    Continuing the "My Military Story" Series, I talk about the end of Second Phase in Boot Camp. There is a hump at the end and everyone is supposed to do to make it up "The Reaper". This is a 700 Foot mountain that all MCRD San Diego Marines must go up. While not a hard graduation […]

  • 202 - John Currie - Semper Savage

    Really enjoyed doing this show. I like getting to learn about Veterans who have started their own business or non-profits. John Currie is no exception. John flew helicopters in the Marine Corps and after getting out he and his wife Stacy started Semper Savage. They make homemade salad […]

  • 201 - Masshole Marines / Veterans

    I talked with Rob Montminy, who along with others, used social media to create groups for Veterans to connect with each other. The private Facebook Groups Masshole Marines and Masshole Veterans are proving effective for Veterans in the New England area to assist each other, socialize or […]

  • 200 - Mistress Carrie - Cocktails in the War Room

    Mistress Carrie on the radio were tuning in to get connected. There were jokes, serious talk, Wednesday the Goth Pug doing her thing, and Mail Call. Before I knew it, it was the place to be during a time when there was no place to go. Then one day Mistress had this idea. What if she had […]

  • 199 Massachusetts 54th Regiment - The Shaw Memorial

    On May 31st, the Shaw Memorial was defaced. This monument was created to honor the memory and service of the Massachusetts 54th Regiment. The Massachusetts 54th Regiment was an all black infantry unit that served honorably during the Civil War. I talked to Shawn Quigley from the […]

  • 198 - Sevins Grace Creations

    I watched a show with Coach Danielle Rocco (www.devotedtoasoldier) and Sarah Fausett of Sevins Grace Creations. It is always good to learn about Veterans who are working at growing their own business. Sarah served in the U.S. Navy. After serving, Sarah used her G.I. Bill to get get her […]

  • 197 - Fran Capo

    I saw Fran Capo on Coach Danielle Rocco's show (www.devotedtoasoldier.com). I was struck by Fran's passion for life. Also, there was this drive to work through things to create opportunities she wouldn't have had otherwise. Fran also had some cool stories about performing for our troops. […]

  • 196 - Sub Granny

    This show came from a New 4 Jacksonville Article on June 8th 2020 (https://www.news4jax.com/news/georgia...). In April 2018, Elizabeth McAlister age 80 was caught trespassing and trying to vandalize government property on Kings Bay Submarine Base. It is kind of funny, but not really. […]

  • 195 - Show UP!

    I had a hiring manager reach out to me in frustration that Veterans did not show up to job interviews. Did some reading and this article by Saxon Mardsen - Huggins of Recruit Shop(https://recruitshop.com.au/why-people-dont-show-up-for-interviews/) laid it out pretty well. Looking for a […]

  • 193 - Sgt Slaughter

    read this article (https://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news...) in the Marine Corps Times by Geoff Ziezuiewicz. It was about Robert Remus who portrayed the professional wrestling character, Sgt Slaughter. The article goes into great detail about the fact that Robert never served in the […]

  • 194 - Mattie C's Sports for You and Me

    It is always good getting to talk with other podcasters. Especially podcasters who are starting out with their craft. Matt Cameron is the creator and host of Mattie C's Sports and You and Me Podcast. It is great seeing Matt grow and talking with him about sports and the military. It […]

  • 192 - The Warrior's Book of Virtues

    Wanted to start by saying thanks to Ben Biddick, US Army Veteran, host of the Get Up Nation Show who recommended the book - The Warrior's Book of Virtues. I got to talk to two of the three authors of a book that has had a positive impact on me. Richard Bryan and Matt Bloom recounted […]

  • 191 - Veterans Brotherhood V-M/C Cabin Fever Event

    On February 29th the Veterans Brotherhood V-M/C had their annual Cabin Fever Event at the Bridgewater Portuguese Holy Ghost Society Club. I enjoyed my time there watching all the bikers come together to support each other. Go to https://vbvmcma.com/ to find out more about the Veterans […]

  • 190 Fort Devens Tough Ruck Team - 2020

    I talk with an Army Veteran and two of my fellow Reedy's Archery Veterans Team Marine Team Members about their mission for Tough Ruck 2020. One day before the 2020 Boston Marathon, this team will ruck 26.2 miles to honor Gold Star Families. You can find out more about their story by going […]

  • 189 Phil Cook - Memories of Honor & Bataan Memorial 2020

    I got connected to Phil Cook from meeting Andrew Farrer of Irreverent Warriors Nashville. His story was interesting because Army Veteran Phil Cook was wounded while serving our country. Doctors told him he would not be able to ruck ever again. In typical Army fashion, Phil not only […]

  • 188 - Andrew Farrer, A Warrior Reborn

    Andrew was a guest on Oscar Mike Radio for #158 . (https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2019/...) He was launching the Nashville, TN Irreverent Warriors Silkies Hike in 2019, and working on rebuilding himself. February 19th, 2020 Andrew graduated from Veterans Court. We talked about how that […]

  • 187 - Thank you WAAF

    I listened to 107.3 FM WAAF in the Greater Boston area for over 20 years. It went off the airwaves on February 21st, 2020. I wanted to make this podcast as a way of saying thanks for good memories and getting into podcasting. Greg Hill, Spaz, LB, Mike Hsu, and Mistress Carrie were all […]

  • 186 - Jody 2020

    #186 came from the NY Post article on February 11th, 2020. See link below https://nypost.com/2020/02/11/wife-mu... Catherine Walker's husband had her killed by his lover in 2014. He wanted the $400,000.00 in insurance money. 6 years later justice was served. I can't get over how […]

  • 185 - Mike Damon "The Godfather" of Vet Unite

    Marine Veteran Mike Damon owned his PTSD. He is using what he learned in his journey to create a guide for anyone to use to conquer their inner battles. The guide is written like guides in the military are written. The principles are easy to understand and implement. Listening to Mike […]

  • 184 - My Military Story Swim Qual

    I continue my military story with #184 which is about swim qualification in the Marine Corps. Knowing how to swim is kind of important for any Marine. Also, one can't graduate boot without passing a basic water qualification. I am not the best swimmer and treading water for four minutes […]

  • 183 - 2 Sisters Art with Becky Tough

    Becky Tough has been on #125, # 133 and now 50 podcasts later, # 183. We have talked before about how art can help Veterans. This was special because Becky created some really cool art while we were talking. I really appreciated Becky taking the time to explain how much creating art meant […]

  • 182 - 1979 - Operation Tabas

    Also called Operation Eagle Claw by U.S. Forces, this was Delta Forces first operation that experienced catastrophic failure. Operation Tabas, as it was called by the Persians was an attempt to rescue American hostages taken from the Iran Embassy. I thought it relevant based on the lack […]

  • 181 - David Jones of ACD MilServe

    David Jones is an Army National Guard Veteran. After serving in the Guard he got with ACD MilServe (https://acdmilserve.com/). ACD stands for American Craft Delivery. ACD MilServe is a B2B company providing logistical support to craft breweries in New England and New York. I learned a […]

  • 180 - Shaun Schubert - Red Seal Martial Arts

    Shaun Schubert is the founder and CEO Red Seal Martial Arts. He has been on Oscar Mike Radio before and has a way for Veterans to stay in the fight. Shaun has been involved with martial arts almost his entire life. I believe Veterans need to understand that there is a physical […]

  • 179 - Brothers Forever

    I talk about meeting David Roberts and Josh Morin at the Volunteers of America Veterans Leadership Dinner on November 14th. David was being honored for his work in raising awareness and funds to support survivors of the Jarheads Motorcycle Club Fallen 7. Joshua was there with David and it […]

  • 178 - Ashley Bugge - Kickin the Bucket List

    Ashley is a returning guest who was on Oscar Mike Radio for #153 (https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2019/...). Ashley's husband, Brian who served in the Navy passed away in a dive accident. Instead of letting this defeat her, she has used this experience to live with no regrets. She came […]

  • 177 - From the Edge to Thriving with Jim Tough

    Jim Tough has been a guest on Oscar Mike Radio in the past. Jim has a new outreach called, From the Edge to Thriving. This is built on people taking action with the challenges in their lives. Thanks for coming on again Jim, keep up the great work you are doing!

  • 176 - Marine Corps Ball At 1st Lt. Brian McPhillips Marine Corps League

    I interviewed three Marines from my Marine Corps League. 1st Lt. Brian McPhillips Detachment 1115 Metro South. Our Marine Corps League is active in the both the Veteran and Civilian community. It was great getting to talk to the Detachment Officers about their involvement and what being […]

  • 175 - Veterans Day Archery at Fall River Rod and Gun Club

    I talk with Chuck Reinhagen who is the archery chair for the Fall River Rod and Gun Club. Fall River Rod and Gun Club had a Tri-County 3D Archery League Shoot. Chuck made sure Veterans were welcomed. I had a great time on his course. Looking forward to next year already!

  • 174 - Conor Sullivan USAF Veteran - Ultra Marathoner

    I got an update from Conor Sullivan about running marathons after a heart transplant. We did this at Article XV Brewery in Weymouth, MA during Conor's Fundraiser for the Travis Mills Foundation. Really excited to see what is going to happen with Conor in 2020!

  • 173 - Dean Wegner, CEO of Authentically American

    I talk with Army Aviator, Ranger, and now Founder and CEO of Authentically American. An all American Clothing company. It was fascinating to talk with Dean about his experiences and vision. Watch this space, because something good is coming out of our talk in 2020. I am thankful to my […]

  • 172 - Video Game Nursing

    JJ Bennett who is a US Navy Veteran and prior guest on #76 returns to add perspective on the Boston Herald Story about a nurse playing video games while a Veteran died. Note: As I said in the video and podcast, this is not a bash the VA kind of podcast. I am talking to JJ to make sense […]

  • 171 - Photo Sharing

    I got asked to weigh in on the Photo Sharing incident reported by several news agencies. A Marine was posting pictures of herself on a paid site and someone took those images and shared them without her knowledge or being compensated. As always, I am thankful to my sponsors Joyce Asack […]

  • 170 - Veterans Day

    I talk about Veterans and what it means to me this year. As always, I am thankful to my sponsors Joyce Asack of Asask Real Estate and Mark Holmes of Reaper Detailing and Powerwashing for their support of America's Military and Veterans. If you watch the video and like the new logo check […]

  • 169 - Rod and Ride Night

    I did an on location open mic and Whitman VFW Rod and Ride Night on October 16th. It was a lot of fun, and I hope to do it again! I am thankful to my sponsors Joyce Asack of Asask Real Estate and Mark Holmes of Reaper Detailing and Powerwashing for their support of America's Military and […]

  • 168 - Seeing the Moving Wall

    I talked about my time at The Moving Wall in Attleboro, MA. Really appreciative to the people of Attleboro for welcoming into this event and talking with me about their involvement. As always, I am thankful to my sponsors Joyce Asack of Asack Real Estate and Mark Holmes of Reaper […]

  • 167 – Danielle Rocco – Devoted to Soldier

    I had the pleasure of talking with Danielle Rocco. Danielle is a Marine Mom, transformation coach, speaker and now author of, "Devoted to a Soldier." She talked with me about her work with Veterans Advocacy. Go to her website https://devotedtoasoldier.com/ to find out more. As always, I […]

  • 166 - My Military Story - The Gas Chamber

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  • 165 - Jim Tough 600 - 22 for 22 Charlie Mike

    Jim Tough has done over 13,000 push ups to raise awareness about Veterans' Suicide. Even better though is the message Jim conveys every day about hope and staying in your fight. Jim doesn't want his name in lights. He wants to know he made a difference. Thank you Jim As always, I […]

  • 164 - VA Nurses at 2019 Greater Boston Stand Down

    I went to the 2019 Greater Boston Stand Down. The Stand Down is coordinated by the New England Center and Home for Veterans. While I was there, I had the oppurtunity to get a checkup done by VA Nurses. Good times;)

  • 163 - Get REAPERFIED

    I talk with Mark Holmes owner of Reaper Detailing and Powerwashing. Mark is a Army National Guard Veteran and business owner. Don't get clean, GET REAPERFIED! There is a special announcement towards the end of this video You can contact Mark these ways: Phone - 508-298-2674 Email - […]

  • 162 - The Moving Wall - Attleboro, MA

    I talk with Veterans in Attleboro, MA about The Moving Wall. The Moving Wall is coming to Attleboro, MA September 26th - 30th at Highland Park. You can find out more by going to http://www.attleboromovingwall.org/. As always, I am thankful to Joyce Asack of Asack Realty for her support of […]

  • 161 - Too Much 22?

    A Veteran friend of mine said that leaving 22 * groups actually made him feel better. I wanted to ask everyone if there is too much emphasis on the negative and not enough about Veterans who are making it in life. A big thanks to my sponsor Joyce Asack of Asack Realty for her support of […]

  • 160 - Questions

    I answer some questions that I have been asked about the military, the podcast, and well... life in general. Thanks to my sponsor Joyce Asack for her support of Veterans and Oscar Mike Radio. Go to www.asackrealty.com to find out how she can help you with your real estate needs.

  • 159 - Russian Blaze

    In Memory of Arturo Benavides SSG US ARMY - HAWK. SSG Benavides and others who were killed during the horrific shooting in El Paso, TX.

  • 158 – Nashville Silkies Hike with Andrew Farrer

    I talk with Andrew Farrer lead coordinator for the Nashville, TN Irreverent Warriors Silikes Hike. This hike is taking place on August 10th, 2019 in Nashville, TN. You can go to the Event Site to find out more: […]

  • 157 - Something Old, Something New

    You can go to https://www.facebook.com/oscarmikeradio/ to see something I am going to try doing more and more. 157 marks where I make a real effort to do video. I will always do the podcast, but video or a "TV" type feel is something I want to do after 3 years. The podcast will always be […]

  • 156 Megan Bruce - Military Sexual Trauma Movement

    Megan Bruce is part of a movement that is gaining momentum to end Military Sexual Trauma in the Marine Corps. Go to https://www.endmst.org/ to find out how you be a part of the movement. These Marines are already underway.

  • 155 - MA Secretary of Veterans Services, Francisco Urena

    It was an honor to talk with Massachusetts Secretary of Veteran Services, Francisco Urena. The Department of Veterans Services for the Commonwealth works to serve Veterans in many different ways.

  • 154 - Jarheads Fallen Seven

    This podcast will sound raw. That is what I wanted though. This podcast was recorded right after the candlelight vigil at the Whitman, MA VFW. I purposefully didn't apply a lot of editing because I wanted it to reflect I how felt mistakes, sound, and all as we remember the Jarheads Fallen […]

  • 153 - Ashley Bugge - No Bucket Lists

    Ashley Bugge lost her husband, Navy Ensign Brian Bugge to a scuba diving accident. She didn't let that stop her life and is living with No Bucket Lists. Go to https://www.ashleybugge.com/ to learn more. And as always, thanks to my sponsor Joyce Asack for her support of Veterans and Oscar […]

  • 152 - Weekend on the Move

    152 - Weekend on the Move by Oscar Mike Radio

  • 151 - Jody Aftermath

    I talk about what you should do when Jody strikes. Tips that will get you on the right path. Stay in your fight

  • 150 - USAF Veteran Conor Sullivan

    I talk with USAF Veteran and Heart Transplant Recipient Conor Sullivan. Conor ran the Boston Marathon and is training for the Marine Corps Marathon. As a member of the Veterans Brotherhood, he has his tribe and a way to help Veterans. Thanks for talking with Conor.

  • 149 - Armed Memorial Veterans Day

    I talk about the differences between Armed Forces, Memorial and Veterans Day. Also go to the 69th New England Irregulars Facebook Page and checkout how you can get the new decals. Last, New England Center and Veterans has bibs for the Marine Corps Marathon October 27th, 2019. Contact […]

  • 148 - 10th Anniversary - Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes

    148 - 10th Anniversary - Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes by Oscar Mike Radio

  • 147 - Reedy's Veterans Archery Team

    I talk about Chris Reed setting up a Veterans Archery Team at his shop, Reedy's Archery. He has the 26th Annual Pig Roast coming up on May 19th, 2019 from Noon - 5 PM. Find out more at www.reedysarchery.com. I also talked about Julie Lovely's 10th Annual Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes Gala […]

  • 146 - 4th Annual Massasoit Radio & Digital Media Arts Conference

    I met Keith Hayes aka Sinista1 at the first Dale Dorman Media Day. Four years later Keith asked me to present Oscar Mike Radio at the breakout session. It was a great time and we are all looking forward to next year.

  • 145 - Scott Lobaido - 22 - 13 Veterans PTSD Exhibit

    I went to Scott Lobaido's 22-13 Veteran PTSD Exhibit in Weymouth, MA. Scott Lobaido is known as the Creative Patriot Artist, and is committed to doing whatever he can to raise awareness to end Veteran's Suicide. Find out more at http://scottlobaido.com/

  • 144 - Joyce Asack - Oscar Mike Radio's First Sponsor

    This podcast is about Oscar Mike Radio's first sponsor. Joyce Asack is a real estate agent in the South Shore of Massachusetts. This podcast is about what she does in the community. Find out more by going to asackrealestate.com. Thanks for the support Joyce!

  • 143 - Sacha's Questions

    I got asked some question from Sacha. She is doing a school project, and I wanted to podcast my answers. I enjoyed getting to do this, and hope she gets a good grade on her podcast project.

  • 142 - Bride vs Marine

    Read this article on reddit -https://www.reddit.com/r/AmItheAsshole/comments/b3v1yg/aita_for_asking_my_wedding_guest_to_leave_for/ - The bride had an issue with a Marine wearing his dress blues to her wedding, and asked him to leave.

  • 141 - Elephant Walk

    I learned what an elephant walk is in the Air Force. Pretty cool

  • 140 - WWII Monument Defaced

    I kind of rant about the defacement of a WWII Monument in South Boston. I hate it when things like this happen and hope they catch whoever did this.

  • 139 - Why Not Guilty

    I talk about the Marines that were found not guilty for clipping a ski lift line in Italy. I talk about how is it that they were not charged. There are upcoming events with Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes, and Project New Hope. Check it out!

  • 138 - Talk with Captain Tyo

    138 - Talk with Captain Tyo by Oscar Mike Radio

  • 137 - Jody and a Bad Love Triangle

    I talk about the execution of Sgt Tyrone Hassel III by Jody on the request of Sgt Hassel's wife. Kemia Hassel and Jeremy Cuellar were having an affair and she wanted her husband dead to collect the insurance money. This is a sad story. Especially, since there is a 1 year old child […]

  • 136 - Jody 2019

    I talk about the scourge that is Jody. Jody is the guy messing around with your wife or girlfriend while you are deployed. There is also another Jodie. Jodie is the probate or family court system that in some ways can be worse than dealing with Jody. This series is about staying strong in […]

  • 135 - My Military Story Part 7 - Don't UNC on the Range

    I talk about SuperBowl 2019 and my time in 2nd Phase. Qualifying on the range is one of most important things a recruit can do is NOT go UNC on the range in Marine Corps Boot Camp.

  • 134 – Bill Moore – Project New Hope

    I did a Livecast with Bill Moore on 02/02/19. He is a USAF Retired Veteran. Bill is the founder and CEO of Project New Hope (https://www.projectnewhopema.org/). I got to learn about the mission and the Veterans this organization serves. Bill has several retreats lined up for Veterans in […]

  • 133 - Becky Tough - A Soldier's Kit

    133 - Becky Tough - A Soldier's Kit by Oscar Mike Radio

  • A Tough 500

    Army Veteran Tim Tough has done 13,000 pushups over 500 days to raise awareness about Veteran's Suicide. This was a great conversation with a man who is committed to this fight.

  • 130 - Heathenism in the US Navy

    I talk about China's boast that they could sink two aircraft carriers for the question of the week. I then talk about the story on military.com about practicing Heathens in the U.S. Navy.

  • 129 Jody Part 7 - Divorce Stats

    Based this podcast on the military.com story about divorce rates from 2017. Check it out here - https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/03/21/troop-divorce-rate-unchanged-marriage-rate-continues-fall.html

  • 128 - Hip Hop Artist Mugzy Brady

    My first interview with an international guest. Mugzy Brady is a rapper from Australia. Go to https://www.facebook.com/OfficialMugzy/ to find out more

  • 127 - 2018 Year End Recap

    Just a year end recap of some of things I talked about in 2018. January Ist 2019 is Mugzy Brady!!

  • 126 PDAWG's Christmas List

    126 PDAWG's Christmas List by Oscar Mike Radio

  • 125 - Army Veteran Becky Tough - Essential Oils & Toxin Free Living

    125 - Army Veteran Becky Tough - Essential Oils & Toxin Free Living by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 124 - Afghanistan, Why?

    I was asked about why we are still in Afghanistan. I also talk about the book, "Tough As They Come" by SSG Travis Mills as a Christmas Present. Jonathan Gosselin has some cool stuff at VOVOPrints.com.

  • Episode 123 - Veteran Owned Veteran Operated with Jonathon Gosselin

    Jonathan Gosselin is an Army and Navy Veteran. He owns and operates Veteran Owned Veteran Owned Printing. Check out his website https://vovoprints.com/ and you can get an idea of what he does. Let me put it to you like this, there isn't much Jonathan Gosselin can't do for you. I listed […]

  • Episode 122 - Thanksgiving Tough Style

    Jim Tough was on Oscar Mike Radio for Episode 95. Jim does 22 pushups a day on YouTube and Facebook Live to raise awareness about Veteran's Suicide and PTSD. He and his wife Becky came on to talk about giving thanks, hope and.... ideas for Christmas!

  • Episode 121 - Army Veteran Brian Richards - Media Career

    I got talk with Army Veteran Brian Richards who works in the radio industry. Brian is another great example of a Veteran who re-invented himself and is having fun with what he is now.

  • Episode 120 – Army Veteran Steve Kimball: Owner of Kimball Painting

    I talk to Army Veteran and Owner of Kimball Painting, Steve Kimball. It was a great talk about life working in the trades and being all you can be. Find out more at http://kimballpainting.com/ and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Kimballpainting/

  • Episode 119 - Experiment

    This is an experiment. I am working on dialing in a livecast to podcast and making it sound good. You can go to my Facebook Page - @oscarmikeradio to watch what I did.

  • Chayce Imperato 102118

    On October 21st, 2018 I spoke with Chayce and his parents about his battle with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

  • Episode 118 - WWI Series Part 4 - Eye Deep in Hell

    I talk about the 22KILL Boston Casino Night. This is Part Four of my World War One Series. I talk about the book, "Eye Deep in Hell" by John Ellis. A must read about trench warfare during World War One. I ask about 30 minutes or 60?

  • Episode 117 - WWI Series Part 3 - Battle of Orleans

    Part 3 of my series about WW1. There is no way a 4 Part series will cover everything about WW1 so I picked some topics that caused me to learn. This episode is about a German U-Boat that sank a tug and four barges off Orleans and Chatham. It was the first time since 1812 that we were […]

  • Episode 116 - WWI Series Part 2: Indian Army

    I talk about India's involvement in World War 1. There is so much I don't know about World War I. Look up Khudadad Khan and find out how he served under fire. Part 3 is up next week. Battle of Orleans!!!!

  • Episode 115 - In Memory of John Gollner, Veteran X

    I wanted to this podcast in memory of Marine brother John Gollner. He passed on September 14th. John served with me in HAWK and after he got out start Veteran X. (https://www.facebook.com/veteranxrun/). Rest in Peace Brother.

  • Episode 114 - WW1 Series Part 1

    My humble attempt to talk about WW!, and why it is important. I did not realize how much I didn't know.

  • Episode 113 - Jodie Part 6: Reverse Jody

    Episode 113 - Jodie Part 6: Reverse Jody by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 112 - Reality is not a Winner

    I talk about Harpy Daniels. We can discuss how Reality is NOT a Winner. Will you be joining me October 12th, 2018 for 22Kill Boston Casino Night?

  • Episode 111 - 400K Missing for Hero Marine

    I talk about the 400K that went missing for Johnny Bobbit Jr.

  • Episode 110 - Lying Cheating Land Nav

    I talk about the Ist Amendment, 6 LTs who cheated in Land Navigation at The Basic Course. I close the episode with the 2018 Greater Boston Stand Down in Boston September 7th, 2018.

  • Episode 109 - Get Up Nation Podcast

    I talk with Army Veteran Ben Biddick who is the creator and host of Get Up Nation Podcast. (https://www.getupnationpodcast.com/) Fuel the Fire Within by listening to stories of people who have taken impossible situations in their lives and turned what we would consider bad into powerful […]

  • Episode 108 - No Ghosts Here

    I talk with a Marine Veteran and his son about his private military collection and his family's story going back to World War One. As long as we remember with dignity and respect, there will be, "No Ghosts Here".

  • Episode 107 - Talk with Heath Phillips

    I first spoke about Heath Phillips in Episode 96 - 49x. He came on Oscar Mike Radio for episode 107. I learned a lot about Military Sexual Trauma, and why it is important to take situations like Heath's seriously and without judgement. We hope this helps someone who has gone through this […]

  • Episode 105 - Richard Fitts Jr's Family at The Wall that Heals

    I talked with Richard Fitts Jr. and his son Auston Fitts about our time with the Abington VFW Post 2 at The Wall that Heals. We also catch up about the progress Richard is making on his documentary "21 Years a Folded Flag".

  • Episode 104 - The Wall that Heals

    I talked with Dennis Donahue. US Army Ret. Veteran who got to escort The Wall that Heals to Union Point in Weymouth, MA. We talked about 22 Kill and the Patriot Guard Riders. Dennis told me about his views on leadership and I wished more people felt the same way he does. Thank you for […]

  • Episode 103 - Burnouts 4 Veterans 2018

    Albie, Tiny and Victor are at it again! Come down to Brockton VFW Post 1046 Saturday July 28th from 12 PM - 4 PM to watch all kinds people burn rubber. Smoke Tires not Drugs, and all proceeds go to helping Veterans

  • Episode 102 - Jody Part 5 - Military One Source

    Episode 102 - Jody Part 5 - Military One Source by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 101 - In Memory of Petty Officer Saman Gunan

    In some small way I wanted to recognize and honor the memory and service of Thai Navy Seal Petty Officer Saman Gunan.

  • Episode 100 - Mistress Carrie

    Mistress Carrie came on and it was great getting an update on what she is doing. Also just being able to talk about things like Richard Fitts Jr's Documentary and Operation Teammate made 100 great. I really like what she is doing with 22Kill Boston. As a bonus, she ended with a really […]

  • Episode 99 - Whoobazoo

    Simply put, this episode is a small way to say thank you to Keith Hayes a.ka. Sinista1 and Anthony Arnold for believing in me two years ago. Oscar Mike Radio is making progress today because of the work they did with me. It keeps getting better, and I can't wait to see what is next. Go to […]

  • Episode 98 - Daisy the Strippa Dependa

    WARNING NSFW! I got to talk with Daisy who was featured in one of Sgt. Megan's Videos. Sgt Megan was on Oscar Mike Radio for Episode 88 and while she was doing a comedy routine I got to talk to Daisy the "Strippa Dependa". You won't believe her views on love, money, relationships and […]

  • Episode 97 - Scott Libby - New England 69th Irregulars

    I talk with Scott Libby, Navy Veteran and found of the New England 69th Irregulars' Outdoor Adventure Group. I did this podcast outside at White Lake State Park - Tamworth, NH. I like this creative idea to have events that Veterans can enjoy with other Veterans.

  • Episode 96 - Heath Phillips - 49x

    I talk about the Washington Post story about Heath Phillips who went AWOL after suffering from sexual assault in the Navy. After filing a complaint 49 days in a row, Heath went AWOL. Heath received a Other than Honorable Discharge. June 5th 2018, his discharge was upgraded to Honorable […]

  • Episode 95 - Jim Tough

    I talk with a real tough guy, Jim Tough. His message of hope when fighting the darkness is something everyone can benefit from the situation is bad. Thanks Jim for giving me hope.

  • Episode 94 - Jody Part Four - For Leo

    I talk about a story of a wife who not only screws over her husband in the Army, but also discards her baby as a problem. The could have a good ending though. This is for you Leo

  • Episode 93 - #impactfulathleteinteraction

    Operation Teammate Founder, CEO and USAF Ret Veteran Tim Montjoy returns to talk about his vision for #impactfulathleteinteraction. Operation Teammate is on the move and you don't want to miss out. Go to http://www.operationteammate.org/ to find out more.

  • Episode 92 - 21 Years a Folded Flag

    21 Years a Folded Flag is a documentary about the life and service of RIchard Fitts Sr. This documentary was created by his son Richard Fitts Jr. and produced by Rudy Childs. Richard Fitts Jr was 2 when his father was killed in action in 1968. You can find out more by going to Richards Go […]

  • Episode 91 - Dirty Hospital Room

    I talk about the lack of outrage for the dirty hospital room at the VA Hospital in Utah.

  • Episode 90 - Sock Puppet Silliness

    There was a whole bunch of butt hurt about a Tennessee Air National Guard Master Sergeant who did her re-enlistment ceremony with a sock puppet. I felt the reaction from the public and brass was overkill.

  • Episode 89 - Jody Part 3 - Norman Early

    We talk about the story of Norman Early III and what NOT to do when Jody invades.....

  • Episode 88 - Sgt Megan

    Pleased to introduce Sgt Megan! She is a Marine Comedian and is going places. Her characters are funny, relatable and educational at the same time. Leave it to a Marine to lead the way for military and civilian comedy. Can't wait to have her back on. Go to http://www.sgtmegan to find out […]

  • Episode 87 - Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes 2018

    I talk with Julie Lovely, Founder and CEO of Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes about what she has planned for 2018.

  • Episode 86 - In Memory of Sgt Littlewind

    I speak with Jody Ranisate, about America's Run For the Fallen. She is doing in memory of her brother Rocky Littlewind. Rocky was a Sgt who served in the Marine Corps, and lost his battle with PTSD when he after he came home. This episode is dedicated to his service and memory.

  • Episode 85 - Jodie, the Family Court System

    This is Part 2 of a 14 part series about issues with divorce and child custody in the military. Episode 81 was Part 1, and Episode 85 is Part 2. Please check out oscarmikeradio.com to keep up with this series.

  • Episode 84 - Mistress Carrie Returns

    Mistress Carrie came on Oscar Mike Radio for Episode 62. She came back on to give an update on the work she does for Veterans. She never stops moving..... You can catch Mistress Carrie 10 - 3 on 107.3 WAAF and WAAF.COM

  • Episode 83 - Admiral Dewey

    I ask about new logo colors, I introduce Megan Bruce, Marine comedienne, on Oscar Mike Radio. Then I talk about Dewey Square and Admiral Dewey.

  • Episode 82 - #teamdarrah Post Fight Interview

    This was the post fight interview that was the follow up to Episode 80, #teamdarrah. I got to watch Army Ranger, Mike Darrah enter a boxing match for the first time in his life.

  • Episode 81 - Who is Jody?

    This is the start of year long series about Jody. What to do when Jody strikes and how Jodie, the system, can beat you down if you are not prepared. These episodes will be guest hosted with Wesley Mullings. Go to oscarmikeradio.com to find out more

  • Episode 80 - #teamdarrah

    I talk with Army Ranger Veteran Michael Darrah who will be fighting on February 17th in Warwick Rhode Island at Brawl for it All 5. There is a larger story behind all of this so I think we will be hearing from Michael again. Michael is trained by Shaun Schubert who is the owner and […]

  • Episode 79 - My MIlitary Story Part 6.

    I talk about first phase in boot camp. Go to oscarmikeradio.com to find out more!

  • Episode 78 - #PleaseStand

    I talk with John Hoellowarth, Marine Veteran, and National Director of Communications for AMVETS. We talked about the making of the print ad that was rejected by the NFL and his time in the Marine Corps. You can go to amvets.org to learn more. Most important of all, #PleaseStand

  • Episode 77 - Government Shutdown

    I talk about how the government shutdown affects the military.

  • Episode 76 - Power Breathing & Meditation Interview

    I talk with Navy Veteran JJ Bennett about his experience with the Power Breathing and Meditation Class that is presented by Project Welcome Home Troops (http://www.pwht.org). PWHT is putting on a class January 24th - 28th at the West Roxbury, MA VA Hospital. Also check out a new video […]

  • Episode 75 - Hide and Seek Navy Style

    Episode 75 - Hide and Seek Navy Style by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 74 - Make Your Bed

    Happy New Year! This is the first Episode of 2018. It is also my first book review. I talk about US Navy Retired Admiral WIlliam McRaven's book, "Make Your Bed". Check it out here https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2018/01/06/episode-74-make-bed/

  • Episode 73 - Happy New Year

    I talk about my time on WVBF AM 1530 with Raynham Veteran Service Officer MIcaila Britto - You can find out about Raynham Veteran's Service(http://www.town.raynham.ma.us/Public_Documents/RaynhamMA_Veterans/index). I also talk about some of my goals for 2018 with Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 72 - Interview with Shaw's Manager, Mr. Hurley

    Shaw's SuperMarket on 715 Crescent St, Brockton, MA 02302 has helped out for the Ist and now 2nd Annual Gift of Giving Luncheon. This put on by Sinsta1's Keith Hayes and his wife Dawn. The 2nd Annual Gift of Giving Luncheon will be held Saturday December 23rd at Universal Missionary […]

  • Episode 71 - Pearl Harbor Conspiracy Part 0

    Part 0 of the conspiracy theory that surrounded the Pear Harbor strike. 30 minutes was not enough time so I am going to dig into this story for the first part of 2018. Check out the blog post here -- > https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2017/12/08/episode-71-pearl-harbor-conspiracy-part-0/

  • Episode 70 - Homeless Marine Hero

    I talk about the homeless Marine who gave his last $20.00 to help a woman out with gas. https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2017/12/01/episode-70-homeless-marine-hero/ Also check out the Just Checking In section for information about Operation Wreaths for Veterans

  • Episode 69 - Thanksgiving Message 2016 Replay

    I wanted to replay Episode 19 for this year. I am really attached to the story of my first Thanksgiving in the Marine Corps.

  • Episode 68 - South Shore News and Views

    This was my second year doing Oscar Mike Radio at WVBF AM 1530 for Veterans Day. You can find out more by going to the blog post link - https://whoobazoo.com/oscarmike/2017/11/17/episode-68-south-shore-news-views/

  • Episode 67 - Commander John Wells

    I talked with U.S. Navy Ret. Commander John Wells. He turned down the Peoples Health Champion Award presented by the New Orleans Saints because of the flag protests. This prompted a huge response from people everywhere. I wanted to find out more and because what really interested me was […]

  • Episode 66 - AMVETS Post 61 in Louisville, KY

    I talk with two members from AMVETS Post 61 in Louisville, KY. AMVETS has a unique space in Veterans Orgs and it was great to learn about what this post is doing locally and nationwide. Go to http://www.amvets61.com/ to find out more.

  • Episode 65 - My Military Story Part 5 - Yellow Footprints

    Part 5 of my military story. I talk about arriving at MCRD San Diego. I didn't feel Hollywood.......

  • Episode 64 - Fourth Phase

    The Marine Corps is going to implement a Fourth Phase to Boot Camp. I talk about that and the King Stallion. I also want to remind everyone the 15th Annual Leave No One Behind Gala for the New England Center and Home for Veterans takes place on November Ist 2017 at 5:30 PM. Go to […]

  • Episode 63 - Sgt Toasty and Boomer

    This podcast is with my Marine Brother Sgt Toasty. We sit in my truck and talk about life with Boomer, his support dog, who has changed this Marine and his family's life. Boomer was trained by America's Vet Dogs in Smithtown, NY. https://www.vetdogs.org/

  • Episode 62 - Mistress Carrie WAAF Radio DJ & Veterans Advocate

    Mistress Carrie is a Radio DJ and Personality for 107.3 WAAF in Boston, MA. She is a long time Veterans Advocate and we got a chance to talk about a number of things. Listen to Mistress Carrie 10-3 weekdays to stay in the KNOW!

  • Episode 61 - Janet Woods, Reiki Practitioner

    I talk with Janet Woods who uses her knowledge of Reiki and holistic healing to help Veterans with PTSD. Being able to help Veterans is a passion for Janet and you can check her out on Facebook to see what she does.

  • E;pisode 60 - Operation Teammate Update

    Tim Montjoy came on Oscar Mike Radio for Episode 30 in February of this year. He came back on for an update and I am pumped to hear what he has in store for Operation Teammate as well as some of the highlights

  • Episode 59 - A.L.I.C.E. & ME

    This episode is about me talking myself into going on the Irreverent Warriors - Silkies March on October 7th. Fitzy Mess thought it would be a good idea, so I need to get hard ---FAST!

  • Episode 58 - 3 RANTS

    3 Rants this week 1. MV22 - Osprey 2. James Dresnok 3. USS John McCain

  • Episode 57 - My Miitary Story Part 4

    Leaving on a Jet Plane for San Diego

  • Episode 56 - The Taco Shelle

    This is a follow up to Episode 27 - Smitty's Kitchen. You could call this a love story. You could call this story about a Marine who shows how to adapt and overcome. You could call this episode a lot of things. I think this shows what a person who has been in the military can do when […]

  • Episode 55 - Burnouts4Vets Part 2

    I talk to Albie, Commander Doherty, Tiny and Victor about the successful event they had at Brockton VFW Post 1046

  • Episode 54 - Burnouts 4 Veterans

    Episode 54 - Burnouts 4 Veterans by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 53 - Honor Fllight for Father Part 2

    The conclusion to Honor Flight for Father in Episode 34!

  • Episode 52 - Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes

    Episode 52 - Wild Hearts Horses for Heroes by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 51: My Military Story Part 2 - MEPS

    My monthly series about my military experience. This month is going through MEPS (Military Entrance Processing Station).

  • Episode 50 - Fitzy Mess: Born in a Bar

    WARNING!!!!! This episode is NSFW! If Marines talking offends you, stop now. You have been warned! Otherwise, this is Episode 50 of Oscar Mike Radio. I am talking to Marine Brother Fitzy Mess who created a kick ass rap song about the Marine Corps. We had a good time talking. Semper […]

  • OMR Episode 49 - USS Fitzgerald

    OMR Episode 49 - USS Fitzgerald by Oscar Mike Radio

  • OMR Episode 48 - Reality Loser

    I talk about Reality Winner. The Complaint Department weighs in about D-Day Over Normandy. Terrorists in the Philippines, and Justice for Huey's event on June 27th.

  • OMR Episode 47 - London Terrorism

    OMR Episode 47 - London Terrorism by Oscar Mike Radio

  • OMR Episode 46 - My Military Story Part 1

    This a start of a series where I talk about my military experience.

  • OMR Episode 45 - D-Day over Normandy, A film narrated by Bill Belichick

    I talk to Tim Gray from the WWII Foundation about his latest project, D-Day over Normandy. This film was shot entirely using a drone and was narrated by Bill Belichick.

  • OMR Episode 44 - My First Rant on Stolen Valor

    I talk about cammies, my loathing for people who steal valor, Justice for Huey, The New England Center and Home for Veterans, and Crossfit Turf doing a MURPH WOD for Memorial Day.

  • OMR Episode 43 Justice for Huey Part 2 - Interview with Mason

    I talk to Mason from Justice for Huey about the situation, PTSD and his journey back

  • OMR Episode 42 - Justice for Huey - Part 1

    This is Part One of Justice for Huey. There is a lot going on with this story and the group, Justice for Huey. Please check them out on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/justiceforhuey/

  • OMR Episode 41 - 2nd Annual Dale Dorman Media Conference

    I was at the 2nd Annual Dale Dorman Media Conference held at Massasoit Community College. Keith Hayes and Ken Deisenhof chaired a panel about changing podcast trends. Meeting Keith led to Oscar Mike Radio taking off. Can't wait for year 3.

  • OMR Episode 40 - A Millenial's Perspective

    I talk to Kip Clark host and producer of the podcast, "Stride and Saunter". We did that JJ's Caffe in Brockton, MA. Thanks Kip for talking with me.

  • OMR Episode 39 - The Fighting Sullivans

    I talk about the Fighting Sullivans. This family lost all 5 of their sons during WWII.

  • Veteran Talk with Adam - Ist Promo

    This is a new military veteran who will be starting his podcast through Oscar Mike Radio and WHOOBAZOO! We are growing. This is his first promo audio.

  • OMR Episdoe 38 - Vomiting Professor

    I talk about Professor George Ciccariello-Maher wanting to vomit at the kindness shown a soldier. I then talk about the VA in Providence, Rhode Island starting a hiring campaign. Thanks Steve Pina

  • OMR Episode 37 - War Memorial Foundation

    I talk about the comments Representative Dubois made about PTSD, and the War Memorial Foundation's effort to build a monument for Vietnam, Gulf War, and Iraq Veterans.

  • OMR Episode 36 - Marine Corps League Experience

    I talk about AMVets, and one of my experiences with my Marine Corps League Detachment

  • OMR Episode 35 - The Making of a Martyr?

    I talk about the sentence for Nidal Hasan, who in 2009 killed 13 and wounded 30 at Fort Hood, Texas. I wonder if this was what he wanted all along. What do you think?

  • OMR Episode 34 - Honor Flight for Dad

    A daughter tells the story of working to get on Honor Flight to take her Father to Washington D.C.

  • OMR Episode 33 - PTSD History

    I am going to start talking about PTSD and its history as I am getting ready to write my story on it. Please if you feel like you have PTSD you can reach out me or Contact the Veterans Administration Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

  • OMR Episode 32 - Barksdale AFB

    I talk about Barksdale Air Force Base, and The Compliant Department

  • OMR Episode 31 - Love & Heartbreak MIlitary Style

    Episode 31 was the first one I tried to do in a live setting. I did this at Asia One in Brockton, MA. I have to work on this to do it right next time. However, I had a great time talking about Love and Heartbreak in the Military around Valentine's Day. Love is a fickle thing my friends, […]

  • OMR Episode 30 - Operation Teammate

    This episode is dedicated to fallen Navy Seal Chief Petty Officer William Owens. I talk with Tim Montjoy USAF RET. who is the founder and CEO of Operation Teammate. Operation Teammate works to provide positive events for the children of active duty service members.

  • OMR Episode 29 - Super Bowl & Active Duty

    I talk about serving away when your team in the SuperBowl.

  • Episode 28 Sig Sauer P320

    Oscar Mike Radio Episode 28 - The Sig Sauer P320

  • OMR Episode 27 - Smittys Kitchen

    I talk to LaShelle Smith of Smitty's Kitchen. She is preparing to launch her food truck in spring of 2017. Find out more on oscarmikeradio.com

  • OMR Episode 26 - Tamara Reynolds - Homeless Advocacy

    Tamara Reynolds is my guest for Episode 26. I will talk with about her outreach for homeless and homeless Veterans at Home Ward Bound and AHOPE in Ashville, NC.

  • OMR Episode 25 - Welcoming 2017

    I recap 2016 and talk about what I am looking to do for 2017.

  • OMR Episode 24 - The Complaint Department

    Oscar Mike Radio - Episode 24 - The Complaint Department

  • OMR Episode 23 - Ist Annual Gift of Giving Luncheon & Whoobazoo Radio

    I talked with Keith Hayes of Whoobazoo.com about the Ist Annual Gift of Giving Luncheon and Whoobazoo Radio.

  • Oscar Mike Radio Episode 22 - RIP John Glenn

    Rest in Peace John Glenn - I wanted to pay my respects to what I consider is a true American Hero.

  • OMR Ep. 21 - Dec. 8, 2016 Pearl Harbor

    OMR Ep. 21 - Dec. 8, 2016 Pearl Harbor by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 20

    Toys for Tots and my time at Toys for Tots Boston

  • Episode 19 Thanksgiving

    I talked about my first Thanksgiving in the Marine Corps, and other things. Happy Thanksgiving

  • Episode 18 Sweats for Vets

    This episode featured Mark Vital Founder of Sweats4Vets. Sweats4Vets collects New England Sports Teams' sweatshirts for homeless veterans. Check them out at http;//www.sweats4vets.com

  • Episode 17 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 17 – November. 10th, 2016

    On November 8th 2016, I did Oscar Mike Radio live on WVBF AM 1530 for South Shore New and Views. I had a great time, and talked about many topics.

  • Episode 16 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 16 – November. 3rd, 2016

    I talk about upcoming events local, regional and national for Veterans Day or Month if you will.

  • Episode 15 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 15 – Cot. 27th, 2016

    Episode 15 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 15 – Cot. 27th, 2016 by Oscar Mike Radio

  • Episode 14 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 14 – , Oct 20th 2016

    Episode 8 Update and Salute to Service

  • Episode 13 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 13 – , Oct 13th 2016

    Episode 13 - The most hated man in the Pentagon

  • Episode 12 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 12 – , Oct 6th 2016

    I talk about Itunes, boot camp hazing, POG & GRUNT stop by, and the 14th Annual Leave No One Behind Dinner for the New England Center and Home for Veterans.

  • Episode 11 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 11 – Sept. 29th, 2016

    I talk about the F-35 Lightning. The 101 year old veteran's last ride on a Harley-Davidson and upcoming events

  • Episode 10 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 10 – Sept. 22nd, 2016

    Started my series on Terrorism and talked about the 5th Bomb Wing, and upcoming events

  • Episode 8 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 8 – Sept. 8, 2016

    Question of the Week, The Word featuring Jill St Jacques' knitting work for Veterans, POG and Grunt Compliant Dept, and Unit Shout Out to Yarmouth Young Marines

  • Episode 5 Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 5 – Aug. 18, 2016

    I interview Brandon Koutalidis, Founder and CEO of Guardian Overwatch.

  • Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 4 – Aug. 11, 2016

    Episode 4 - Question of the week. Whitman, MA cop who defrauded disabled vets, Rant about bootcamp, and shoutout to Guardian Overwatch.

  • Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 3 – Aug. 04, 2016

    Episode 3 for Oscar Mike Radio. I talk about the VA Art Scandal, Question of the Week, POG and Grunt Company Rant, and Unit Shout Out.

  • Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 2 – Jul. 28, 2016

    This is the second podcast episode for Oscar Mike Radio

  • Oscar Mike Radio Ep. 1 - Jul. 22, 2016

    My Ist Oscar Mike Podcast. Oscar Mike is about being "On Mission" or "On the Move" for active duty servicemembers, veterans and the people who support us.