West Point alumnus and former active duty Army platoon leader Jordan Garrett joins Adam on this week’s episode of Take A Knee. Adam and Jordan discuss his familial military history before getting into his time at West Point and his eventual deployment to Iraq where his West Point graduating class lost the most graduates since the Vietnam War. They also discuss the state of soldiers returning home and how the United States Government is treating their Veterans.
Air Force Captain and 3-time Super Bowl champion Chad Hennings joins Adam for this episode of Take A Knee. Adam opens the show asking Chad about character, where it's going with todays youth and how to instill it into people. Then, Adam asks Chad about his time flying A-10 Warthogs in the US Air Force before entering the NFL. Adam and Chad talk about nature vs nurture, and how a more nature driven influence will better impact someone's character growing up. Before they wrap, Adam talks about the lack of government initiative in attempting to fix broken families vs broadly blaming the system as a whole.
Actor, Writer & Producer Jay Duplass joins Adam on this week’s Take A Knee to talk about his life trying to make it in Hollywood including the process of making his most recent project ‘Manson Family Vacation’ which Jay produced and stars in. The guys also talk about the general state of the entertainment industry and what it takes to have prolonged success given the fickle nature of the business and critics who may not understand what it is you’re trying to do.