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Weekly Podcast #59: Danger. Carlos Danger.

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Nick and Joe discuss the NYC mayoral race and its most famous entrant, Fmr. Rep. Anthony “Carlos Danger” Weiner. What’s next for a political race after a frontrunner starts sexting everyone he can find? We also discuss the growing rift…

Weekly Podcast: Boston Aftermath

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Joe and Nick discuss yesterday’s bombing in Boston. In particular, the panel addresses the flurry of media (and social media) speculation and the relative merits and demerits of a world where news is valued for speed as much as substance.…

Weekly Podcast: Shorter Than Rand Paul

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Joe, Nick, and Kathryn discuss Rand Paul’s 13-hour filibuster and whether it proves or disproves the need for filibuster reform. Joe and Nick also debate whether there’s actually anything wrong with drone attacks in the first place. The gang also…

The Dumbest Thing I Heard This Week

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Well it’s hard to come up with much better than the increasingly shrill self-immolation of the American conservative movement over yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act. I mean a GOP spokesman calling for armed rebellion over this…