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Well I just have to laugh at what's going on America especially if you're comedians.
Country comedians that.
He wears several hats entertainers singer and author ray Stevens joins us now with his take on life welcome sir great to have you here.
-- to be here thank you I know that a lot of -- love your brand of humor in fact -- on YouTube.
You have at least twenty million folks.
Taking a look at the videos that are posted online today you got quite -- following tell YE -- -- so many people.
Admire the work that you do and the company that you put out.
Well I think it's forty million you're referring to.
Are in the politics somewhat because.
I have of about ten or twelve.
Political -- are you might say and we've made videos and put him on YouTube and these people are.
You know what I'm trying to the the word is spreading and they're watching these videos and they're it's very gratifying to.
Hear that so many people are.
Interest in in the political situation to.
Your political satire is quite entertaining and I know that you draw inspiration from the cast of characters here in Washington.
Who -- among your favorites.
I thought of well I don't know well let's see what's that word I'm looking for.
And from us and -- favorites.
I'm a very conservative -- in we've got so many liberals in Washington these days that.
They're very inspirational when it comes to poking fun.
What kinds of issues really upset you the most right now in terms of what's happening in Washington a lot of folks are really frustrated with government.
Opinion polls show that congress and the White House -- not rating very high at the moment in terms of effectiveness or satisfaction.
From the public's perspective.
And -- -- people.
You know share -- common thread with the work that you're doing.
Well I hope so because.
Obama care immigration.
The way the government isn't.
Trying to recruit people to go on welfare.
And I don't know I don't know what to think and I think that generally speaking the American public.
Is kind of mystified at at what's going on because I mean the Democrats are trying to get as many illegals in the country as they can because real Americans are not -- both -- those guys.
We're not you know.
What do you.
Support your politics or not -- can't argue with the fact that.
You've been at twelve time nominating and two time Grammy Award winner over the years in your career has spanned.
So many decades what do you what accounts -- your secret to success.
I don't have any secrets are just still love what I do and I've done all my life and I'm still doing and I'm having a great time.
Recording and performing so.
What looks it's planning you're having -- there -- It's clear there having fun and that you don't take yourself too seriously.
Well at this point you know.
You can't take yourself too seriously I mean that.
Let's face it it's it's pretty it's pretty weird out there.
Our rights are great to see you an all the best and continued success.
Thank you --
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