September 23, 2022 11:39AM

Southwest pilots picket on… Broadway? Beacon got some good news this week! Mark’s football picks are trending upward. Taylor has a change of heart about Adam Levine. READ MORE

September 16, 2022 11:35AM

Hundreds of kids’ lives will be changed through the state’s ESA program. Mark and Taylor share their thoughts on a prominent business owner who donated his personal fortune to solving climate change. Mark’s college football picks this week went a little better, while Taylor struggled. Who are the celebrities you find to be completely insufferable?... READ MORE

September 9, 2022 11:15AM

Nashville Metro Council passed an interesting law having to do with traffic cameras, and honestly, we don’t get it. Our hearts go out to everyone in Memphis. Mark is hoping for better college football predictions this week. Taylor is hyper-fixated on pop culture and the drama surrounding a new movie. READ MORE

August 26, 2022 11:11AM

Beacon’s new research report is getting a lot of attention. President Biden’s plan for student debt forgiveness isn’t being received well. Nolensville baseball players are competing in the Little League World Series. Moviepass is back, but is it worth the money? READ MORE

August 19, 2022 11:06AM

Tennessee has a newly-appointed attorney general. San Fransisco changed course on police funding. The NBA has decided not to play games on Election Day. Mark and Taylor relive their favorite childhood birthday parties. READ MORE

August 12, 2022 11:04AM

Nashville has earned the name “snitch city.” The FBI took unprecedented action this week. The NFL’s inconsistency on player accountability is atrocious. Taylor is determined to win a goldfish at the Williamson County Fair this weekend. READ MORE

August 5, 2022 10:37AM

The RNC is not coming to Nashville. Nancy Pelosi makes a courageous trip to Taiwan. The MLB trading deadline brought some surprises. And this week in celebrity hypocrisy, we’re looking at CO2 emissions from private planes. READ MORE

July 29, 2022 12:30PM

Mark gives insights on a high-profile interview he conducted this week. The economy is in a bad place—depending on who you ask. The media offered some hot takes on who is going to win the SEC this year. America is in mounring over Choco Tacos. Hear it all on this episode of Decaf! READ MORE

July 22, 2022 3:09PM

Federal funds are (unsurprisingly) being misused. The Great Resignation is in full swing. An American is in big trouble in Russia. Not all “hippie” things are bad. It’s your weekly dose of hot takes on Decaf with Taylor and Mark! READ MORE

July 15, 2022 3:06PM

The ESA program is finally ready to accept applicants. Following the science has never been more difficult. We have entered the superconference era of sports. Mark and Taylor are on the same page about one thing—Top Gun: Maverick is a must-see. READ MORE

July 8, 2022 3:04PM

TNReady scores are in. The Biden Administration is having some communication problems. Competition is getting heated at Wimbledon, but nothing is hotter than the 4th of July in Tennessee. READ MORE

June 30, 2022 3:03PM

Transpotainment vehicles under attack, EPA gets powers rolled back, Buc-ee’s has landed in Crossville, and Mark hates Taylor’s taste in music. READ MORE

June 24, 2022 8:27AM

SCOTUS rules in favor of school choice. Governor Haslam is buying a Tennessee sports team. Stranger things has our attention. Shows that Justin and Stephanie wish they could rewatch for the first time again. READ MORE

June 17, 2022 8:25AM

Inflation is causing nightmares. Mayor Cooper wants to ban… hot dog carts? Tennessee faces a tough upset in the College World Series. Mark goes to Vegas. READ MORE

June 10, 2022 8:23AM

Things are heating up with the Lookouts stadium. Gas is about to hit $5. Golfers are leaving the PGA for another option. WaWa is coming to Nashville! READ MORE

June 2, 2022 8:21AM

Costs on the rise are having a serious impact on labor and personal finances. Workers across the country are looking to unionize and more in Atlantic City are on strike. Nashville is losing residents seemingly as quickly as gaining them. Nostalgia over lost treasures is at an all-time high. READ MORE

May 27, 2022 1:41PM

Tragedy in Texas, a cruel decision by MNPS, “sharkcano” in the Pacific, and Mark’s three favorite things in Italy—hear it all on this episode of Decaf! READ MORE

May 20, 2022 1:38PM

Taylor and Ron have all the hot takes this week on occupational licensing, the Johnny and Amber trial, the crypto crash, and the PGA Championship this weekend. Check it out! READ MORE

May 13, 2022 1:35PM

Social security payments are about to go way up. The iPod is… gone? Stephanie and Taylor solve all the world’s problems—or at least talk about them—on this episode of Decaf! READ MORE

May 7, 2022 8:18AM

The good, bad, and ugly of the legislative session. An egregious breach of trust on the federal level. The world champs not living up to their hopes. Justin’s upcoming world travel plans. Listen to it all on this episode of Decaf! READ MORE

April 29, 2022 8:47AM

FDA proposes another ban, Vanderbilt poll puts Nashville on blast, NFL draft energy is in the air, and Mark is leaving for almost a month! Get the weekly hot takes on Decaf! READ MORE

April 22, 2022 7:44AM

Streaming services facing major issues, celebrities getting up in arms over little things, Wimbledon’s new rules, and embarrassing outfits of the 1990s. All on this episode of the Decaf! READ MORE

April 14, 2022 2:10PM

Mark and Taylor’s takeaways from a trip to Memphis. The greatest Twitter troll of all time. Mark’s (and definitely not Taylor’s) favorite week in sports. Underrated movies from the 1990s. Listen to it all on this week’s episode of Decaf! READ MORE

April 10, 2022 1:55PM

Sending a message about online regulations ✅ Hot takes about SCOTUS confirmation hearings ✅ Taylor’s (and definitely not Mark’s) most exciting week in sports ✅ Bringing back the ’90s ✅ Listen to all of it on this week’s episode of Decaf! READ MORE

April 4, 2022 1:45PM

Mark and Taylor’s recent trip to Chattanooga, big news on stadium subsidies, March Madness final predictions, and thoughts on the slap heard around the world. Check out this week’s hot takes on Decaf! READ MORE

March 25, 2022 10:26AM

Ron and Mark took over the podcast this week to talk about licensing reform, March Madness (of course), their favorite new television shows, and New York lifting their vaccine mandates so Kyrie Irving can finally play! READ MORE

March 18, 2022 3:34PM

March Madness, general life madness, a bad stadium deal in Chattanooga, and the type of rant you’ve come to expect on Decaf—this time about time changes. Listen here! READ MORE

March 18, 2022 3:33PM

Gas prices, worker freedom, nostalgic games and TV, barking dogs, and sick babies—this episode of Decaf with Taylor and Stephanie has it all! READ MORE

March 5, 2022 9:11AM

People are pouring out Russian vodka. School choice support is soaring. Awards season is upon us. For all the hot takes from Mark and Taylor, check out this episode of Decaf! READ MORE

February 25, 2022 10:30AM

Conflict in Ukraine, a potential new stadium in Nashville, college basketball conference tournament season, and Mountain Dew’s introduction into the party beverage world. Hear Mark and Taylor talk about it all on this week’s episode of Decaf! READ MORE