Why is Flint Rasmussen so sure that the bull riders will stand up for the national anthem? Because rodeo represents the greatness of America, the real West that thankfully still exists, and these riders love America.
Did you see that "woke" of a joke CIA recruitment ad video? What did someone who actually served in the CIA think about it? Former CIA operations officer Sam Faddis joined us on the Montana Talks radio show with Aaron Flint.
As luck would have it, I was able to catch up with him while he stopped in Jackson Hole, Wyoming- just before he ventured into Yellowstone National Park. Earlier that same week he climbed Devil's Tower- even though he has never rock climbed before.
First, let's talk about some of the best news out there- the World Famous Miles City Buckin' Horse Sale is a GO this year. We got that important reminder as we were chatting with our friends from the Montana Pro Rodeo Hall & Wall of Fame.
We got to hear Jessica Allestad play...and as it turns out- she is about to head to Nashville. She is a very impressive and talented young artist. After hearing her play, we thought- man, we better get her on the radio here in Montana before she takes off for Nashville.
How many of you were one of those kids in the 1980s when movies like Footloose and Dirty Dancing were constantly on TV? I got a kick out of the fact that a bunch of high school kids in Bozeman apparently had to "cut footloose" and head to Big Timber, Montana for the big school dance.