Episode

10/8 The White House Obstructs Justice & Sets The Stage For Genocide In Syria

October 8, 2019

The MR crew breaks down the news.

On today’s show: Fox News: Charles Payne wants college players paid, Bill Hammered disagrees. Schiff responds to WH withholding Sondland testimony. Schiff says Sondland has text messages the State Dept is withholding. 2012: Trump on Turkey: “I have a little conflict of interest…It’s called Trump Towers.” Ron Johnson attacks press over Trump’s Ukraine actions, deflects to 2016.

On the fun half: Ben Shapiro says Trump has no plan. Scott Walker and Pete Hegseth discuss Eric Holder’s redistricting project “coup.” Ellen Degeneres explains why she’s friends with George W. Bush. Ellen show title on YouTube: “This photo of Ellen & George Bush will give you faith in America again.” Eric Weinstein welcomes Ellen to the IDW. Bernie leave house for the first time since heart attack. Chris Morris on comedy in the Trump era. Trump says the military was out of ammunition when he came into office. A personal account of the situation on the ground in Syria.

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