New Promo: "Moon Cities"

April 7th, 2018 - 4:55pm by FTL_Ian in

Hope you had a great week!

In case you missed it, here's a video where FTL hosts Ian and Chris W. take down the head of Mothers Against Drunk Driving at a NH Senate hearing to abolish DUI checkpoints.

Here's another newer :60 promo for you to enjoy: " Moon Cities "

Thank you for listening and don't forget to check out our Discord Chat and Forum for 24/7 interaction with other FTL and LRN.FM listeners and hosts! Ian

New Affiliate :: New Promo

April 1st, 2018 - 1:37am by FTL_Admin in

Thanks to new affiliates in Texarkana KTFS-AM/FM, we've hit a new record high of commercial broadcast stations across the United States: 180! You can see the full list here .

Also, here's another fresh :60 promo for your enjoyment: " Robin Hood "

You can hear more at

Don't forget to join our Discord and Forum and the AMP program - thanks for listening!

VIDEO: Indie Journalist Dave Ridley Gets Booted From KSC Campus by Keene Police

March 31st, 2018 - 1:07am by FTL_Ian in

Proving he’s the most consistent, longest-running activist in the Shire , Dave Ridley from once again returns to Keene to occupy the hallways and confront bureaucrats and politicians with tough questions. If you want to jump straight to the encounter with Keene Police, it’s here . However, if you have time, it’s one of a series of entertaining videos Ridley recorded while attempting to attend a “public” meeting at Keene State College.

Ridley is known for his excellent “ambush” interviews of politicians and bureaucrats and this series doesn’t disappoint with ridiculous reactions a-plenty. In the initial video in the series, he actually gets some answers to his questions from city councilor Phil Jones:

Immediately after, the interactions return to what longtime Ridley Report viewers expect from bureaucrats and...

Libertarians Counterprotest Anti-Gun Event in Keene

March 27th, 2018 - 5:18pm by FTL_Ian in

This weekend there were nationwide anti-gun protests across the United States and one of them happened in Keene’s Central Square on Saturday morning. Nationally syndicated talk radio program “ Free Talk Live ” co-host Chris Rietmann came out with a sign announcing he was an AR-15 owner and inviting people to talk to him. Another talk show host, Vincent Freeman from “ Questioning Authority ” was there to document:

Also appearing in favor of freedom in the video is Robert from Vermont, a regular Free Talk Live caller. For all the people in NH who want to ban guns, they should just move to Massachusetts and they’ll instantly attain their goals.

Rietmann is a regular Thursday night co-host on Free Talk Live and Vincent’s show is live on Saturday nights. Both shows are streamed live now on Twitch in HD and of course are available in...

Forkfest 2018 :: New FTL Promo

March 25th, 2018 - 5:15pm by FTL_Admin in

If you've been listening lately, you know that we've been talking about the decentralized libertarian camping event, Forkfest, happening June 14th through 18th at Roger's Campground in the beautiful White Mountains of NH. Nobody's in charge, so it's up-to-you what happens there. Get details and connect with others who are planning to attend via the Forkfest forums and chat, which you can link to from . We hope to see you there.

Speaking of chats, the LRN.FM Discord now has over 500 registered users! If you haven't stopped in to check it out, you're misssing out on some good chats. There are apps for pretty much any device you might use:

Don't forget the LRN/FTL forum for more organized discussion with other listeners and hosts.

This week, I've highlighted...

Nanu Berks Interviews FTL Hosts Ian Freeman and Mike Lorrey

March 19th, 2018 - 6:28pm in Publicity

Crypto-artist Nanu Berks recently put on the first-ever Exist Festival in Austin, TX.  Free Talk Live hosts Ian Freeman and Mike Lorrey were attending and Nanu interviewed us along with a bunch of other attendees like Xprize founder Dr. Harry Kloor.   All of her interviews from the event are being posted to her YouTube.  You can also see some pics from the Exist Festival on Ian's instagram and on Nanu's recent Steemit post.

Website Change, New FTL Promo, New LRN.FM Show

March 17th, 2018 - 6:01pm by FTL_Admin in

What's old is new again! Due to low participation on the FTL Reddit, I've decided to move the front page of Free Talk Live to focus on the FTL blog's content. The Reddit is still there under the "Show Prep" tab on the front page at Thanks to those dedicated few who continue to submit content there.

Great news! The LRN.FM Discord is nearing 500 members! You can join the ongoing chats at - apps are available on multiple operating systems and platforms. Also, be sure to drop by our forums at

Here's another recent Free Talk Live :60 promo for you: " War Crime ". You can download a bunch more promos at - share your favorites!


New FTL Promos, LRN.FM Youtube Repurposing

March 3rd, 2018 - 3:31pm by FTL_Admin in

Here's another new :60 audio promo from the last batch I did over the holidays:

Also, not that many people would have noticed, but the old LRN.FM Youtube channel that used to be used for streaming mostly audio along with studio shows' video has been repurposed to archive the video game streams from our new Twitch . Our live video shows are streamed simultaneously to the LRN Twitch AND the FTL Youtube - that will not be changing.

As always, join us to discuss stuff with other listeners and hosts in the Discord and Forum !