Episode

5/2 The State of the Race & the State of the Movement

May 2, 2016

What does Chevy’s safety ratings in Latin America tell you about the myth of libertarianism? What Pakistan’s candy poisoning tragedy also tells you about Libertarianism. Donald Trump continues to dominate, but is very unlikely to win the general. Trump pays a Breitbart editor for “consulting”. Hollywood Republican group dissolves. Friend of show Ryan Grim gets into fight with Fox News dick Jesse Waters. Bernie Sanders is staying in and he should And why comparing Sanders and Trump is stupid.

On The Fun Half: Ted Cruz calls it a basketball “ring” and President Obama mocked him. Barack Obama is funny at the WHCD and Larry Wilmore makes the room uncomfortable. Michael Bloomberg delusional. We remember Father Daniel Berrigan and your calls and IMs.

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