CarlsonCast Aug9--7am hour

Springfield police respond to a Walmart in Springfield, Mo., Thursday afternoon, Aug. 8, 2019, after reports of a man with a weapon in the store. Police in Springfield, Missouri, say they have arrested an armed man who showed up the Walmart store wearing body armor, sending panicked shoppers fleeing the store. (Harrison Keegan/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)

7am Hour--A Man in body armor and armed with rifle sparks panic at Walmart in Missouri, what separates this situation from last weekend's deadly mass shooting in El Paso? Joe Biden made another gaffe Thursday when he told a crowd in Iowa that “poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids.” Big Mike shares his last Twitter 20 for the week and it's Smoky Bear's 75th anniversary.

GUEST: Steve Moore. He joins us to discuss the likelihood of an upcoming recession.

GUEST: Senator Doug Ericksen. A bold new proposal would launch a state study of breaching the Ballard Locks, removing Seattle City Light dams from the Skagit River, and restoring Seattle lakes and waterways to a pristine natural condition.

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