Great America
  • Scott Shelton and Shane Shelton
14 episodes
Great America is a lifestyle podcast hosted by Army combat veterans, and brothers, Scott Shelton and Shane Shelton. Athletes, entrepreneurs, journalist, and others join the show every Sunday to discuss culture, life, family and the adversity they overcame to turn their dreams into reality. This is what makes America Great. Let's talk about it.


Season 1 Re-Cap
2021 Feb 141h 39m 53s
12: Charged With War Crimes, Roger Hill and Michael Anzalone
2021 Jan 271h 10m 58s
Captain Roger Hill, a decorated combat veteran and former Army Ranger. Roger served as the commander of Dog Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, in the hotly contested province of Wardak, Afghanistan. After months of intense...
11: Out of The Ashes, Keith Powell
2021 Jan 181h 33m 27s
Keith is the designer and founder of Afflictor Broadheads. While Keith has had the idea for many years, he credits God for Afflictor's true Hybrid Design. Keith is a Home builder who specializes in Texas Barn Homes. He is married with three children and...
10: The State of Journalism, Alex Denis
2021 Jan 101h 21m 35s
Alex Denis is an Emmy and AP award winning journalist, She is famous for her innovative reporting methods, objective news coverage and community approach. In the era of “fake news”, the media has taken a huge hit on its integrity. In this episode we...
9: What Lies Behind Pro-Life, Jon Speed and Maceo Jourdan
2021 Jan 031h 12m 8s
Jon Speed is a film producer, known for Babies are Still Murdered Here (2019) and Babies Are Murdered Here (2014).
8: Human Trafficking, Rick Minchew
2020 Dec 271h 50m 47s
Rick founded ARM for the sole purpose of rescuing trafficked victims from the terrors of a life of prostitution, slavery, and eventually death. Rick served in the U.S. Army Special Forces in multiple theaters, including Operation Enduring Freedom. After...
7: Fighting in the UFC, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blackbelt, Buddy Roberts
2020 Dec 201h 17m 56s
Our guest is former UFC fighter, Buddy Roberts. He has an impressive professional MMA record, is a black belt, and runs the incredibly successful Gracie Barra, Brazilian jiu-jitsu school in Burleson, Texas. He not only knows how to succeed in the...
6: What it Takes to Go Pro, Rob Strano
2020 Dec 131h 38m 7s
Rob played tournaments on the three major US Tours (PGA, Nationwide, NGA/Hooters). As a player, he won 5 times with his last at the 1999 Energizer Invitational. Rob also earned his reputation as one of the “nicest players on tour” by donating a...
5: How a Cigar Made Millions, David Haddad
2020 Dec 061h 13m 23s
David Haddad is founder and President of Fumar Cigars and Friends for Freedom, a 501c(3) that's made a giant impact in the lives of many armed forces members. Today we're discussing David's entrepreneurial journey and how he has responded to the...
4: Green Beret, Scott Shelton
2020 Nov 291h 31m 4s
Scott Shelton is not only the cohost of Great America. He is Army Special Forces (Green Beret). His service spans two decades, on nearly every continent. Join us this week as we discuss what it takes to become a Green Beret and key takeaways from his...