Episode

1/12 Democrats Prepare for Impeachment Pt. II & What Happened Inside the Capitol w/ Brendan Gutenschwager

January 12, 2021

Sam and Emma break down the Democrats’ plan for impeachment, rising coronavirus cases, and potential investigations into what happened at the Capitol last week. Sam and Emma discuss the right-wing media ‘s talking points on Trump’s second impeachment and why Democratic leadership cannot capitulate to calls for “unity” or “moving forward.” Sam and Emma then host video journalist Brendan Gutenschwager (@bgonthescene) who was inside the Capitol last week to discuss what happened on the ground and what went wrong with security.

And in the Fun Half: de-platforming and antitrust monopoly issues, the seriousness of the conservative aggrievement and the actions it foments, fighting disinformation and widespread fake news, Sam and Emma argue about liability law in bars, Alex Jones and his Frankenstein monster, Lesley Stahl asks bad questions to Nancy Pelosi who gives bad answers,  plus your calls and IMs!

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