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PAUL BEGALA ON HOW DEMS WIN IN 2022 AND BEYOND

On today's podcast, we talk to Democratic messaging guru Paul Begala, who played a key role getting Bill Clinton elected president...

FACEBOOK, BAN TRUMP PERMANENTLY

Facebook's Oversight Board has reached its decision on whether to permanently ban Donald Trump from the platform. They punted. Having...

 
 
 

CHICAGO TRIB HUMOR COLUMNIST REX HUPPKE ON THE GOP YET AGAIN JUMPING THE SHARK

Chicago Tribune humor columnist Rex Huppke joins us to talk about the growing civil war in the Republican party between Trumpers and...

REPUBLICANS HATE AMERICA. DON'T BE AFRAID TO SAY SO

Trigger Warning: I'm going to write about Trump. But that's a good thing, because Democrats need to wrap Trump, and what he represents...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATIC MESSAGING MATTERS

Today's leitmotif is messaging. We start the podcast with Biden's quasi- State of the Union address last night before a joint session...

CRYPTOCURRENCY TRADING AT ROBINHOOD: A REVIEW

Full disclosure: Robinhood is giving away cash rewards to new crypto account holders, and their referrers between now and May 7. You...

 
 
 

EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT OBAMACARE

On today's show we have Charles Gaba, the editor of ACASignups , one of the top Web sites out there for detailed data about the Affordable...

Republicans panic over Chauvin conviction

REPUBLICANS PANIC OVER CHAUVIN CONVICTION

I've been watching the fallout from the Derek Chauvin verdict. As you know, Chauvin is the police officer convicted on three counts...

 
 
 

HUFFPOST DC BUREAU CHIEF AMANDA TERKEL JOINS US TO DISCUSS COVERING TRUMP VS BIDEN

In today's show, our old friend Amanda Terkel, the DC bureau chief of the Huffington Post - and before that, longtime ThinkProgress...

FOOD WRITER JAMIE SCHLER TALKS FOOD AND POLITICS

In today's show, French-American cooking writer Jamie Schler joins us to talk baking and politics. We get into the whole Coronavirus...

 
 
 

DONALD TRUMP'S INSURRECTION RESURRECTION

In today's show, we talk about the ongoing effort of the GOP to rewrite the history of the January 6h Insurrection, while rehabilitating...

JOE MANCHIN WANTS US TO LET THE INSURRECTIONISTS WIN

In today's podcast, we discuss conservative-Democratic Senator Joe Manchin's call for Democrats to pander to the Insurrectionists,...

 
 
 

GOP CANCEL CULTURE HYPOCRISY

In today's show, Cliff and I talk about the Republicans whining about “cancel culture,” because Major League Baseball just pulled from...

FORGET THE VACCINE PASSPORT, LET'S HAVE A VACCINE BIBLE

Today's podcast is heavy on messaging. We start with a discussion of former top Trump Covid adviser Dr. Birx's claim that while the...

 
 
 

GEORGIA'S HORRIFIC NEW VOTER SUPPRESSION LAW

In today's show, we talk a lot about Georgia's horrific new voter suppression law, Dominion suing Fox news, and Trump claiming the...

JOE BIDEN'S TAX PLAN COULD HIT MIDDLE- AND LOWER- INCOME AMERICANS HARD

For a while now, Joe Biden has been advocating that we get rid of the “stepped up basis on death” that has long been a part of American...

 
 
 

LINDSEY GRAHAM

In today's podcast, Cliff and I talk about Lindsey Graham having the vapors of the new omnibus LGBT rights legislation in Congress,...

ASIAN-AMERICANS PAY THE PRICE FOR TRUMP'S HATE

The deadly attack on three Asian-American-run massage parlors in Atlanta, killing eight people, six of whom were Asian women, has put...

 
 
 

DONALD TRUMP DESERVES ZERO CREDIT FOR FIGHTING COVID

The media last week chided President Biden for not giving Donald “Covid's a hoax” Trump enough credit for his handling of the Coronavirus...

DEFENDING THE STIMULUS, AND DEFENDING VOTING RIGHTS

On today's podcast, Cliff and I talk about: - My Covid vaccine, I got one! (But it was J&J, and I'm still unsure about it.) - Biden...

 
 
 



Russian governor: Gunman kills 7 students, wounds 16 people in school shooting

Russian governor: Gunman kills 7 students, wounds 16 people in school shooting

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Dogecoin surges 20% after Elon Musk hints Tesla could accept the meme-coin...

Dogecoin surges 20% after Elon Musk hints Tesla could accept the meme-coin as payment

Summary List Placement Dogecoin spiked by as much as 20% on Tuesday after Elon Musk tweeted a poll asking if his followers want Tesla to accept the cryptocurrency as payment... Read more ...

300 chickens killed when historic farm catches fire in New Hampshire

300 chickens killed when historic farm catches fire in New Hampshire

Three-hundreds chickens died late Monday when a fire tore through a historic farm on New Hampshire's seacoast. Read more ...

Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

Stephen Curry's late 3 lifts Warriors past Jazz 119-116

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 14 seconds left, moments after missing from deep, and scored 36 points to lead the Golden State Warriors past the... Read more ...

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

Houston man who allegedly had Bengal tiger is in custody

The Texas man allegedly caught on camera with a Bengal tiger outside of his home was arrested on Monday night, police said. Victor Hugo Cuevas, 26, faces charges of felony... Read more ...

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

Hall scores 2, Bruins beat Islanders to clinch 3rd in East

BOSTON - Taylor Hall scored his second goal of the game 2:53 into overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders in their home finale on Monday night to clinch... Read more ...

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

US lawmakers look into threat assessment from Jan. 6 attack

WASHINGTON - On Monday, U.S. Capitol Police Inspector General Michael Bolton says Capitol Police needs to correct certain practices after the Jan. 6 attack. "Those areas are... Read more ...

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

Des Moines pediatrician details potential impact of youth COVID-19 vaccination

On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration expanded the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12-15. Read more ...

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

Westbrook breaks Robertson's NBA triple-double record

ATLANTA - Russell Westbrook set the NBA record with his 182nd triple-double on Monday night, surpassing the mark set by Oscar Robertson in 1974. Read more ...

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Anne Arundel County police investigate shooting in Laurel

Police are responding to the scene of a shooting in Laurel on Monday night. Read more ...