Episode

1/11 Dave Weigel, NH Primary Wrap-up, Occupy Manchester

January 11, 2012

Dave Weigel from Slate on tenor of New Hampshire Republican Primary.  Romney’s win, Huntsman’s dad – will he pay up and the political skills ofRon Paul.  Occupy Manchester checks in with news of their actions.  Plus, horrible stories of detention continue to come out on anniversary of Guantanamo Bay, busy time for the Occupy movement with multiple actions planned.  Your calls and IMs.

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