Guests on the Teri O’Brien Show: A-Listers All!

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The Teri O’Brien Show has been fortunate to host many fascinating authors, journalists and newsmakers that give you the inside story on politics, public affairs and the culture.

IMPORTANT NOTE: In the case of authors, the list below contains only the great guest’s latest book/project, and by no means represents the body of work or accomplishments of these amazing individuals, many of whom are not only authors, but also investigative journalists, speakers and/or public officials who could easily be accurately described as “experts,” “commentators” and “activists” as well. Please click on their names to be connected to their web sites and learn more. To hear their interviews on the show, please click on the date in the list below.


Charlie KirkCharlie Kirk is the Founder and Executive Director of Turning Point USA, a national student movement dedicated toward educating young people about the importance of fiscal responsibility, free markets, and capitalism.Dec 22 2013
Mark Kirkoriana nationally recognized expert on immigration issues, has served as Executive Director of the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) since 1995.Mar 24 2013
Ted NugentLegendary rocker, patriot, defender of the ConstitutionJan 20 2013
Richard PearsonExecutive Director, Illinois State Rifle AssociationDec 23 2012


Betsy McCaugheyFormer Lt. Governor of New York, and one of the few people in America who has read the Obamacare lawFeb 24 2013
Jack CashillProlific author of Deconstructing Obama, and many other terrific books; independent film producerFeb 10 2013
Les StandifordAuthor of Desperate Sons, A groundbreaking narrative—a historical political thriller—that explores the role of the Sons of Liberty in the American Revolution.Dec 16 2012
Dinesh D'Souza2016: The MovieOct 28 2012
Stanley KurtzSpreading the Wealth: How Obama is Robbing The Suburbs to Pay for the CitiesOct 28 2012
Adam FreedmanThe Naked Constitution: What the Founders Said and Why it Still MattersOct 14 2012
Frank J. FlemingHow to Fix Everything in America Forever: The Plan to Keep America AwesomeSep 09 2012
Andy McCarthyThe Grand Jihad: How Islam and The Left Sabotage AmericaSep 04 2012
Richard MiniterLeading from Behind: The Reluctant President and the Advisers Who Decide for Him, Sep 02 2012
Craig KarpelThe 12-Step Program for the Recovering Obama VoterAug 19 2012
Brenda ElliotFool Me Twice: Obama's Shocking Plans for the Next Four Years ExposedAug 12 2012
Joel Gilbert, FilmakerDreams from My Real FatherJul 29 2012
Former Lt. Colonel Terry LakinOfficer's OathJul 15 2012
Ben ShapiroPrime Time Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TVJul 01 2012
Katie PavlichFast and Furious: Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and The Shameless CoverupJun 24 2012
Harry SteinNo Matter What...They'll Call This Book RacistJun 06 2012
R.Emmett TyrellThe Death of LiberalismMay 27 2012
Richard MiniterMastermindMay 22 2012
Michael Patrick LeahyCovenant of Liberty: The Ideological Origins of the Tea PartyMar 25 2012
Betsy HartFrom the Hart: Love, Loss, Marriage (and Other Extreme Sports)Feb 12 2012
Frank J. FlemingObama: The Greatest President in the History of EverythingDec 04 2011
Shannen RossmillerThe Unexpected Patriot: How an Ordinary American Mother Is Bringing Terrorists to JusticeNov 11 2011
Brenda ElliotRed Army: The Radical Network That Must Be Defeated to Save AmericaOct 30 2011
J.Christian AdamsInjustice: Exposing the Racial Agenda of the Obama Justice DepartmentOct 30 2011
Humberto FontovaExposing the Real Che Guevara: And the Useful Idiots Who Idolize HimOct 23 2011
Matthew VadumSubversion, IncJul 31 2011
Iain MurrayStealing You BlindJul 24 2011
Frank MiniterSaving the Bill of RightsJul 10 2011
Ben ShapiroPrime Time PropagandaJun 12 2011
Jerome CorsiWhere’s the Birth Certificate?Jun 05 2011
David FreddosoGangster GovernmentApr 24 2011
Dinesh D'SouzaThe Roots of Obama’s RageApr 10 2011
Abby JohnsonUnplannedMar 06 2011
Jack CashillDeconstructing ObamaFeb 20 2011
John LottMore Guns, Less CrimeJan 23 2011
James Delingpole365 Ways to Drive a Liberal CrazyJan 18 2011
David LimbaughCrimes Against LibertyDec 12 2010
Rep. Duncan HunterVictory in IraqNov 21 2010
Stanley KurtzRadical in ChiefNov 07 2010


Kathy ShaidleCourageous blogging pioneer, the woman that Mark Steyn called “one of the great virtuoso polemicists of our day,” and our favorite Canadian. She writes at her blog, Five Feet of Fury, and is a regular contributor and columnist at PJMedia, WND and Taki’s MagazineOct 27 2013
Joe WalshJoe Walsh is the former Congressman of the Illinois 10th Congressional district who was so outspoken on behalf of freedom and our Constitution that Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Dem boss Mike Madigan targeted him for defeat through gerrymandering.Mar 17 2013
Larry ElderLibertarian/Conservative radio host, author, and commentator. The Sage of South CentralFeb 10 2013
Doug GilesTownhall columnist, author of Raising Boys Feminists Will Hate and Raising Righteous and Rowdy GirlsDec 30 2012
Shirley Husar, Urban Game ChangerUrban conservative freelance writer and commentator at Washington Times CommunitiesDec 02 2012
Daniel GreenfieldAuthor of The Great Betrayal, and publisher of the terrific blog, Sultan KnishDec 02 2012
Trevor LoudonSep 16 2012
William J. KellyAug 12 2012


David KopelResearch Director of the Independence Institute. Adjunct Professor of Advanced Constitutional Law, Denver University, Sturm College of Law.Feb 17 2013
Ray GasterGaster Lumber (entrepreneur who "did build it")Aug 05 2012
Prof. Gary Wolfram, Hillsdale CollegeNov 20 2011
Van Irion, Liberty Legal FoundationNov 13 2011
Prof. Thomas R. SavingJul 31 2011


Ben YountBen Yount is the bureau chief for Illinois Watchdog, covering elections across the state and the statehouse in Springfield. He also covered the 2012 race for President. Ben started his career in journalism 18 years ago with WJBC in Illinois. He then worked as a city hall reporter for WTAX and later worked as the bureau chief for Metro Networks/Westwood ONe. Ben resides in Illinois with his wife and two children. - See more at: 22 2013
Lynn SweetWashington Bureau Chief, Chicago Sun-TimesOct 20 2013
Rebel PunditOct 07 2012
Christopher Farrell - Judicial WatchAug 26 2012
David CodreaGun Rights ExaminerJul 15 2012
Jack Cashill"Time to Ask Obama About His Social Security Number"Jul 08 2012
Stanley Kurtz"Obama's Third Party History"Jun 24 2012
Potter Williams ReportApr 15 2012
John ZieglerMedia MalpracticeMar 27 2011
Gateway PunditMar 13 2011
Right Wing NewsJan 16 2011
Marathon PunditJan 09 2011
Legal InsurrectionDec 19 2010


Maricopa County Arizona Sheriff Joe ArpaioKnown world wide as "America's Toughest Sheriff," Joe Arpaio has been elected 5 times as the Sheriff of Maricopa County, AZ. He is also an Army veteran and a DEA Officer.Jun 02 2013
Winnebago County County Board member Jim WebsterOct 21 2012
Dr. Barbara Bellar, Candidate for Illinois State SenateSep 23 2012
Tim Slagle (Political comedian)Apr 29 2012
Sheriff Joe ArpaioOct 09 2011
Rep. Joe Walsh (R-IL)Aug 21 2011
Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL)May 08 2011
Rep. ThaddeusMcCotter (R-MI)Apr 24 2011