Episode

11/24 The Right Retreats as Biden Staffs Up w/ MR Crew

November 24, 2020

Sam and Emma take a closer look at the Biden cabinet picks and what lies ahead for the now-sanctioned Biden transition. Sam and Emma explain why it’s important to not travel this Thanksgiving and why our hospitals are on the brink. The duo also takes a deep dive into how Laura Ingraham and Tucker Carlson are pivoting now that the Trump administration has released transition funds to the Biden team. Finally, a quick look at the Biden appointments so-far and the theme of career establishment appointments.

And in the Fun Half: what leverage does the left have in the transition, the crisis is the leverage, why unions should make a list of demands to Biden, Steven Crowder compared Sidney Powell to Michael Jordan, dealing with the coronavirus surges, a left foreign policy platform with vision, what is the objective of the left within the existing system, plus your calls and IMs!

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