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The Young Turks is Home of The Progressives. Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian and a host of progressive voices deliver the news and provocative commentary. Whether you are seeking a breakdown of current events, politics and the mainstream media or just a quick laugh, the Daily TYT Audio Podcast will always…

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About Facepalm

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 9, 2021 60:25

Senator Joe Manchin had a very noticeable reaction to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Kyrsten Sinema TSchumer's debt ceiling speech. The Senate Judiciary Committee released details of Trump's attempts to weaponize the DOJ to overturn the election. Gavin Newsom gets slammed for issuing 138 new oil drilling permits as the California cleanup continues. Fox's Mark Levin says Black Lives Matter protesters use “spears” as weapons.Hosts: John Iadarola, Cenk Uygur, and Ben Carrollo See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Yang Rang

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 55:49


Tucker Carlson cited the Unabomber's writings to Andrew Yang. Ted Nugent made sheep sounds to mock people who are vaccinated. A man allegedly killed a pharmacist's brother to stop him from giving COVID vaccines. A group of militant anti-vaccine activists protested children walking to school in Beverly Hills on Wednesday, with one of them screaming, “they're trying to rape our children with this poison.” AT&T apparently funded and continues to fund OAN.Hosts: Cenk Uygur and Michael Shure See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


I'm Vaccinated, You Dumb F

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 54:09

Democrats are clashing over whether to include in their sweeping spending plan a decades-old amendment that blocks Medicaid and other federal health programs from being used to cover abortions. President Biden continues to scale back his agenda to try and get moderates onboard. After his house and offices were raided by the FBI, the head of the NYPD Sergeants Union, Ed Mullins, has resigned. DC bulldozed a homeless person's tent while they were still inside. Hospital system says it will deny transplants to the unvaccinated in "almost all situations."Hosts: John Iadarola and Adrienne Lawrence See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Shock Troop Doctrine

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 59:54

Steve Bannon is pushing "shock troops" to be on standby to deconstruct and reconfigure the government when a Republican takes office. Rep. Madison Cawthorn posted a clip calling for holy war. Senator Kyrsten Sinema remained largely silent during a tense encounter with a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient onboard an airplane. Republicans shouted down Lindsey Graham when he pushed for them to get vaccinated. And Trump's cronies gave their new PAC a name that's just as dumb as the people who give it money.Hosts: Cenk Uygur, David Shuster See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sinema's In The Toilet

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 60:25

President Biden called out filming Krysten Sinema in the bathroom as "not appropriate," but also added, "it's a part of the process." Polls show that the policies in the $3.5 trillion budget package are very popular. According to a whistleblower, Facebook is well aware that its algorithms are pushing QAnon and white nationalist content to Trump fans. In the "biggest-ever leak of offshore data," a cache of nearly 12 million documents shows the hidden wealth, secret dealings, and corruption of hundreds of world leaders, billionaires, public officials, and celebrities. California passed a law that keeps bad cops from getting hired again.Hosts: John Iadarola and Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Joe Manchin's Boat

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 51:46

House Democrats delayed the scheduled vote on the bipartisan infrastructure bill. Coal-baron-turned-senator Joe Manchin again threatened to kill Democrat's climate, health care and anti-poverty legislation. A woman may lose her home because she can't afford to pay $12,000 in fines that accrued when multiple 911 calls were made from her home. A Fox News host railed against literal ‘free lunches' for hungry kids. Anchorage, Alaska Mayor Dave Bronson apologizes for defending those who wore anti-Semitic symbols to protest masks.Hosts: John Iadarola, Cenk Uygur, Nina Turner See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The Final Countdown

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 51:46


The Biden White House appears to support progressives revolting against passing the bipartisan infrastructure bill without also having a deal on the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package. Joe Manchin threw a massive wrench into the negotiations over the budget reconciliation bill. Kyrsten Sinema mocked a question about Democrats not knowing where she stands on reconciliation. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told Rachel Maddow she is optimistic about both infrastructure bills passing, and that big donor influence on some members of Congress may be diminishing. Hackers obtained a list of right-wing militia group members that included the names of active NYPD officers.Hosts: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


What Do They Want?!

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 53:38

Roughly two dozen progressives in the House of Representatives have reiterated their pledge to vote down the bipartisan infrastructure deal unless a budget agreement is reached. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema claim that they're negotiating the reconciliation bill in good faith, but they are not being clear on what they want. One hundred and thirty-one federal judges broke the law by hearing cases where they had a financial interest. A network of right-wing health care providers is making millions off of hydroxychloroquine and ivermectin.Hosts: Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Pelosi Betrays America

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2021 52:29


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democrats that passage of the $550 billion infrastructure bill must not wait for President Joe Biden's $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill. Kyrsten Sinema plans to raise money from business groups that oppose the budget bill. Joe Manchin raised a red flag over his Democratic colleagues' push to include a carbon tax in the reconciliation package. West Virginia activists in kayaks and electric boats converged on Manchin's yacht in Washington, D.C. on Monday to protest the right-wing Democrats continued obstruction of his own party's reconciliation package.Hosts: Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Plan of a Tax

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 52:17


Nancy Pelosi admitted that the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill will be reduced in size and scope before it is voted on. Democrats may add a carbon tax to the budget reconciliation bill. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona has reportedly told her Democratic colleagues that she will not support any tax hikes on corporations or wealthy individuals. A new poll shows that a large majority of Republican voters want former President Donald Trump to face a primary challenge in 2024.Hosts: Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Trump's Self-own

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2021 59:07

The Republican recount in Arizona is finally done, and after millions of dollars were spent on it – Biden's lead increased. Anti-choice officials that helped craft Texas's restrictive law are crying now that their bill is being used to sue abortion providers. JD Vance is in favor of rapists and their babies being born. CNN's Chris Cuomo is accused of sexual harassment. Marjorie Taylor Greene rattles off Green New Deal conspiracies See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Ditch McConnell

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 57:19

Democrats have time to raise the debt ceiling without Republicans, according to Mitch McConnell. The George Floyd police reform bill appears doomed as Republicans refuse to accept any meaningful reforms. The U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti resigns over migrant expulsions. Pfizer's CEO rallies staff to fight the Democrats' drug price negotiations. Kayleigh McEnany deletes a tweet after brutally mocking Donald Trump.Hosts: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

TikStoks

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 54:58

Rep. Pramila Jayapal stands her ground on the reconciliation bill. The Chamber of Commerce warns moderate Democrats against voting for the reconciliation package. TikTokers are trading stocks by copying members of Congress. Senator Joe Manchin removes ethics provisions from the Democratic reform bill. Amazon's AI cameras are punishing drivers for mistakes they didn't make.Hosts: Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

MTG'S Insane New Ad

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 49:33

Progressives BLOCK $1 Billion in Military Aid to Israel | U.S. Caught TERRORIZING Haitian Migrants At The Border | Jim Jordan: Biden Is NOT CRUEL Enough At The Border | REPORT: Trump Lawyers KNEW Dominion Claims Were FALSE | Tulsi Gabbard Defends DRONES to Tucker Carlson | Iraq War Veteran CONFRONTS George W. Bush | Trump Lackey Larry Kudlow Yearns For His Dear Leader | Tucker Carlson EXPLOITS GOP Men's Deepest Insecurities | Marjorie Greene's Insane New Ad Is Shockingly Dumb See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sinema on Drugs

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 53:54


Senator Kyrsten Sinema delivered a tough ultimatum to President Joe Biden at a private meeting on infrastructure. Sinema also objected to drug pricing reforms that are already struggling to make it through the House of Representatives. Sen. Joe Manchin has suggested pausing discussions on the $3.5 trillion spending package until 2022 as the House gets ready to vote on a bipartisan deal next week. Ted Cruz praised Manchin and Sinema for ‘standing up to the crazies in their party.' Democrats are unlikely to get immigration reform measures in the $3.5 trillion budget proposal after the Senate parliamentarian ruling. Apparently, Trump is looking for a challenger to depose Mitch McConnell.Hosts: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Obama Killed Rock N Roll

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 17, 2021 67:46

Pentagon Admits "Tragic Mistake" In Civilian Drone Strike | Manchin and Biden's Negotiation Ends WITHOUT Deal | Texas Lt. Gov. Goes FULL White Nationalist on Fox | Anti-Trump Republican Turns Shameless Biden Cheerleader | Nicki Minaj Fans PROTEST The CDC For #BallGate See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

What the FBI

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 56:28

FBI director, Chris Wray, is facing new scrutiny of the bureau's handling of its 2018 background investigation of Brett Kavanaugh. Gymnasts testifying on Capitol Hill on Wednesday repeatedly said that the FBI failed to protect them from Larry Nassar. 21% of nursing home residents have been prescribed antipsychotic drugs. A Democratic lawmaker attended an anti-LGBT event in Ukraine. A host on Newsmax exploded on a U.S. veteran after he mildly criticized the Trump administration's efforts to get US citizens and allies out of Afghanistan.Hosts: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Call Me Pureblood

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 48:52

California Governor Gavin Newsom won a broad and renewed mandate from voters who rejected a recall attempt. Corporate Democrats are threatening to block drug pricing reform in the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill. U.S. poverty fell last year as government aid made up for lost jobs. Unvaccinated TikTokers are calling themselves "purebloods." A boy waited for hours in a COVID-swamped ER and then his appendix burst.Hosts: Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Tax The Rich

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 59:24

CA GOP Preemptively Admits Defeat, Cries Election Fraud. DeSantis Escalates Threats Against Biden Over COVID. Media's LAUGHABLE Attempt To Bolster Sinema's Obstruction. Louisiana Cops CAUGHT Covering Up Brutality. Texas Man KILLS Neighbor For Supporting Biden. AOC Attends Met Gala in "Tax The Rich" Dress. Tucker Carlson Backs Nicki Minaj's Bizarre Vaccine Claim See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Bannon Helped Epstein

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 55:50


Joe Manchin responds to AOC accusing him of "killing people" by huddling with fossil fuel lobbyists. Manchin is also still saying that he doesn't support human infrastructure and that there's no rush to get the reconciliation bill passed. Bernie Sanders said on Sunday that Joe Manchin not supporting President Biden's $3.5 trillion spending package was “not acceptable.” Rose McGowan stumped for Larry Elder in California. Steve Bannon reportedly coached Jeffrey Epstein on how to respond to sex abuse allegations. Chris Wallace rips GOP governor over a contradictory stance on vaccine mandates. A man in Alabama died after 43 hospitals did not have an ICU bed for him.Hosts: Ana Kasparian & Cenk Uygur See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


The Vaxx-lash

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2021 59:16


Former Vice President Mike Pence slammed President Joe Biden's recently announced coronavirus vaccine mandates in an interview on Fox News. CNN anchor Jake Tapper ripped Biden over what he called a “scolding tone” that the president took in a speech rolling out new measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has quietly raised $100,000 for members of Congress who could face primary challenges from MAGA candidates. Joe Manchin and Bernie Sanders are heading towards a showdown over President Biden's $3.5 trillion spending plan. Beatings and buried videos are a pattern with the Louisiana State Police. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Porter Unchained

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 49:16

Senator Joe Manchin laid out a long list of demands as key Senate chairs move to win his vote for the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill. House Democrat Jim Clyburn said the $3.5 trillion price tag of the bill is the "ceiling" and not the "floor". A Treasury Department report estimates that the richest 1% of Americans are responsible for more than $160 billion in unpaid taxes per year. Beatings and buried videos are a pattern with the Louisiana State Police. President Biden will announce that all federal workers must be vaccinated, with no option for testing. A Trump supporter who survived COVID admits he is against the vaccine because the pharmaceutical companies withheld it from Trump until he lost.Hosts: Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Dr. Joe Rogan

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 51:39

Heather Bresch, the former CEO of the drugmaker Mylan and U.S. Senator Joe Manchin's daughter, reportedly worked directly with the CEO of Pfizer to keep the price of the company's EpiPen product artificially high. Jason Miller got detained in Brazil just hours after bragging about how free and open the country is. LAPD officers were told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop. Joe Rogan went after Jim Acosta and CNN for claiming that Ivermectin, a controversial anti-parasite drug the podcaster used to treat Covid-19, is a “horse dewormer.” Greg Abbott's plan to make sure women who are raped won't have to be forced to have their rapist's baby is to “eliminate all rapists.”Hosts: Ana Kasparian See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Afghanistan II, The Re-invasioning

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 46:47

Lindsey Graham tells a stunned reporter that the U.S. will re-invade Afghanistan. Jobless Americans have been left scrambling after pandemic unemployment benefits ended over Labor Day weekend. President Biden has encouraged some states to continue helping the long-term unemployed, but administration officials have said it is time for enhanced federal aid to end. The Justice Department wants to protect women seeking abortions in Texas. Portland will vote on banning trade with Texas because of the new abortion law. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Mike Lindell's Family Secret

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 3, 2021 58:59


Jim Jordan's office denied that he was caught blabbing to a reporter about Trump running for president in 2024. Cops pulled over a white suspect but allowed him to drive away because of his "unpredictable and violent history." An anti-masker tried to zip-tie a school principal over COVID rules. Progressives jumped on Joe Manchin after he proposed hitting the pause button on the $3.5 trillion human infrastructure bill. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Jimmy Was Wrong

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 51:14


The Supreme Court denied requests to stop Texas's 6-week abortion ban. We tell you what Democrats could do to stop it if they only gave a damn. Brian Stelter, Briahna Joy Gray, and Jimmy Dore all had impressively bad takes about the Supreme Court, we can prove it, and we call on them to admit it. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Texas Aborts Abortion

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2021 55:40


A controversial new Texas law that bars abortions at six weeks went into effect early Wednesday morning after the Supreme Court failed to rule on emergency requests brought by abortion providers. Republicans are turning up the pressure for House minority leader Kevin McCarthy to impeach President Biden. Pennsylvania GOP Rep. Scott Perry claimed that allowing “poorly-vetted” Afghan refugees into the U.S. could lead to “little girls raped and killed in the streets.” A man working out of his apartment in Las Vegas has been arrested for selling a miracle bleach solution that supposedly cures COVID-19, cancer, and autism. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Moar War!

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 51:51


Richard Engel called the U.S. withdrawing from Afghanistan the "worst capitulation of western values in our lifetimes." Despite what Republican lawmakers, including Ted Cruz, are claiming, the Taliban did not hang an interpreter from a U.S. helicopter. Even with the war in Afghanistan coming to an end, the GOP is attempting to add $25 billion to the military budget. What happens now that the Taliban have access to U.S. military aircraft. As the battle over mask mandates grows more contentious, Florida has begun to withhold school funding. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Bounty Hunters

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 49:43

Nine members of the same family, including children, were killed in the U.S. drone strike that targeted a suspected ISIS-K suicide bomber. A reporter pushed back on Pentagon spokesperson John Kirby on Monday regarding coordination in Afghanistan between the United States and the Taliban. If the Texas abortion ban takes effect, the state will pay citizens to enforce it. TikTok is using Shrek porn to fight an anti-abortion website. Hurricane Ida has trapped thousands of people in Louisiana and left their electric grid in shambles. Rebel sheriffs are freaking out about COVID vaccine mandates that don't even exist. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Scary Larry Elder

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 27, 2021 53:41


Republicans are advocating for the U.S. to get back into Afghanistan. Trump went on TV to claim he knocked all the ""ISISes"" out, but now they've got ""ISIS-X."" However, no one has ever heard of ISIS-X. James Carville calls the media coverage of Afghanistan ""hysterical and stupid."" Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan would prefer that lawmakers stop using the word “racism” while they are debating the state's voter suppression bill. Some MAGA fans are turning on Larry Elder because he said the 2020 election wasn't stolen. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Kabul Bombings

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 53:53

War Hawks of CNN and Team Trump Caught Making Up Nonsense about Kabul Bombing. An apparent suicide attack rocked U.S. evacuation efforts in Afghanistan as President Biden's deadline to leave the country approaches. Rep. Seth Moulton and Rep. Peter Meijer are pushing back on the criticism of their unapproved trip to Afghanistan. Moulton is now saying he was rescuing families. Ron DeSantis says President Biden should follow Florida's lead on COVID. Children are now being hospitalized in record numbers across the United States, and doctors are warning that it could get worse as schools begin to reopen. Rebel sheriffs are freaking out over COVID vaccine mandates that don't even exist. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Afghani-Stunt

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2021 56:39


House Democrats passed a budget resolution to trigger the reconciliation bill process on Tuesday. Congressmen Seth Moulton (D- MA) and Peter Meijer (R- MI) secretly traveled to Kabul to observe the evacuation efforts. As the evacuation efforts in Afghanistan get more and more difficult, people like Erik Prince are offering private escape services on nearly empty flights for thousands of dollars. The FCC proposed fining conservative conspiracists Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman $5.1 million for voter suppression robocalls. The American Medical Association has called for Covid-19 vaccine mandates. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Door to Door, Neighbor to Neighbor

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2021 25:11

Cenk Uygur hosts. WV Can't Wait co-chair Stephen Smith breaks down the key to getting rid of Joe Manchin. CA 36th Assembly District Candidate Getro Elize discusses why his district votes Republican and how he plans to change that. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Media CHEERS As Pelosi Caves

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 50:53


A top U.S. military officer finally admits he was wrong about Afghanistan. Tensions flare in the House of Representatives as moderate Democrats continue to try and hold up President Biden's budget plan. Wall Street wanted millions of Americans to be evicted, and they gave thousands of dollars to Democratic Leader Steny Hoyer. A startup is turning houses into corporations, and neighbors are fighting back. A Proud Boys leader has been sentenced to five months in prison on weapons and vandalism charges. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


You're Not A Horse

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 50:37

Biden will face pressure from the G7 to extend his Afghanistan withdrawal deadline. Liz Cheney says politicians have to explain why a never-ending presence in Afghanistan is necessary. FDA grants full approval to Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. They would also like you to not attempt to treat Covid-19 with horse dewormer. Donald Trump was booed at his rally in Alabama after he told his supporters to get vaccinated. Right-Wing Democrats are beginning to cave as progressives hold their ground on the upcoming reconciliation bill vote. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Covid Caesar Salad

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 21, 2021 54:26

Anti-mask Restaurant Workers RIP Mask Off Patron: video inside a restaurant in Orange County that requires proof of being unvaccinated. OnlyFans will prohibit sexually explicit content starting in October. Tesla is building a "friendly" robot that will perform menial tasks and, supposedly, not fight back. A baby was hauled over razor wire by American troops at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan. GOP Rep. Kinzinger fought back tears during a contentious hearing about the insurrection on January 6th. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

DC Bomb Threat

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 20, 2021 51:36

Several GOP lawmakers joined anti-vaccine activists in protesting mask mandates for healthcare workers. An internal memo revealed that Fox News forces their employees to share their vaccination status and wear masks in certain spaces. Data from a new poll says that 1 in 5 Americans are avoiding loved ones because they aren't vaccinated. Lawmakers scrap qualified immunity deal in police reform talks. Insurance companies are saying they will charge more for COVID-19 treatment in the coming months." See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Ilhan Schools Morons

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2021 56:58

Ilhan Omar calls out Fox News's "hateful rhetoric" over Afghan refugees. MAGA goes full nativist on refugees fleeing Afghanistan. Huge stockpiles of U.S.-made weapons and aircraft are now in Taliban hands. How to actually get a Trump voter vaccinated. The Biden Administration pushes plans for a third booster vaccine, but experts say we should focus on the unvaccinated and places struggling to access the vaccine first. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Pucker For Tucker

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2021 51:55


Texas' Republican Greg Abbott tests positive for COVID. Lauren Boebert faces major backlash after tweeting "Taliban are the only people Building Back Better." Tucker Carlson blames "radical gender politics" for contributing to the botched withdrawal of Afghanistan. Immigrant advocates denounced the Biden administration for deporting Haitian refugees. Republicans finally support unemployment benefits, but only for the unvaccinated. A county in Georgia shuts down all its schools amid a major Covid outbreak among students. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Kabul Falls

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 54:41

The latest on Afghanistan: chaos at Kabul airport as Afghans try to flee the Taliban. A tropical depression threatens further devastation in earthquake-hit Haiti. One person was stabbed as anti-vaxxers and counter-demonstrators clash in front of L.A. City Hall. The Dallas school district plans to enforce its mask mandates for the school year despite the Texas Supreme Court siding with Governor Abbott. The GOP finally backs unemployment benefits, but only for the unvaccinated. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Tucker's Therapist

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 14, 2021 52:38


House Democratic moderates threaten Pelosi's strategy and demand an immediate vote on the infrastructure bill. Britney Spears' father Jamie Spears agrees to step down as her conservator. Census data shows that the US white population dropped the most, while multiracial and minority populations grew. Tucker Carlson mocks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for fear of being raped during the Capitol Riot. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Jesus vs The Vaccine

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 13, 2021 57:56


Rand Paul revealed Wednesday that his wife bought stock in Gilead Sciences – which makes an antiviral drug used to treat COVID-19 – back on Feb. 26, 2020, before the threat of coronavirus was fully understood. Mississippi asks the Biden Administration to send military hospital ships. Laura Ingraham forgets the meaning of irony. Dan Crenshaw gets heckled by a monster he helped create. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Budging on the Budget

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 56:24

Without a single Republican vote, the Senate approves the $3.5 trillion budget blueprint. However, Joe Manchin voices his “serious concerns” about the $3.5 trillion budget after the Senate's approval. Democrats introduce a bill to force the largest corporations to pay their fair share. Every single Democratic senator voted on a symbolic measure that would punish localities that defund the police. The Texas House Speaker signs warrants to arrest the 52 wayward Democrats. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

No Mo' Cuomo

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2021 54:51

Governor Andrew Cuomo resigns. Roberta Kaplan, who aided Cuomo, resigns from the Time's Up organization. After months of negotiation, the Senate voted 69-30 to pass the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure plan. Florida's governor says school leaders' salary may be withheld if they require masks. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Buy Partisan Bill

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2021 58:23


Major climate changes are inevitable and irreversible according to the International Panel on Climate Change's new warning. The mammoth Dixie Fire grows to California's second-biggest ever. Democrats release sprawling budget plans as the Senate moves to pass the bipartisan infrastructure bill. A “slap in the face”: lobbyists fume at Biden's eviction moratorium reversal. Governor Cuomo's groping accuser speaks out for the first time. Rand Paul releases a video manifesto for all the people that want to die, depicting a bunch of fantasy vaccine and mask rules that don't exist as something to oppose and fight. Marjorie Taylor Greene talks about “corporate communism,” and proceeds to describe capitalism. Trump's spokesperson attacked Fox News after his election fraud lies were edited out of an interview on YouTube. Anti-vaxxers are freaking out over a website created to snitch to the government on your friends and family that aren't vaccinated – but there's a catch. A gender test was demanded for an Olympic sprinter because she “ran too fast.” See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Full Fascist

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2021 53:47


TikTok shows an ex-Fireman melting down over a non-English speaker. Tucker Carlson, Hungary, and the right's embrace of authoritarianism. An airline forces a woman to cover up a Biden sign for “offending” people. Out-of-control wildfire destroys the town of Greenville, California as dry, gusty conditions encourage rapid spread. “I was right”: Geraldo Rivera slams “full of s***” Dan Bongino over surging Florida COVID numbers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


Animatronic Trump

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2021 54:07

Jen Psaki and the White House take credit away from Rep. Cori Bush on the new eviction moratorium. Meanwhile, the eviction crisis is a rental assistance crisis. A judge blocked Texas Governor Greg Abbott's order to allow cops to pull over cars suspected of transporting undocumented people. Marjorie Taylor Greene was caught on video making threats against door-to-door vaccinators in Alabama. The Biden White House dismisses WHO's call for a moratorium on COVID vaccine booster shots. A COVID patient pleads from his hospital bed to get vaccinated. A police department tempts recruits with qualified immunity. No preferred racial term among most Black and Hispanic adults. The FAA urges airport bars and restaurants to stop serving alcohol to go. Trump slams the US Women's Soccer Team: Would have won the golf if they weren't “woke.” See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Fake Left

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 50:32

MPP activists decided to antagonize and harass Cori Bush as she was securing a win on the eviction moratorium. Cops caught pointing assault rifles at the homeless. Texas politicians that helped write weak bills and served on committees that got them through legislation are now getting paid by the energy industry with campaign cash. Seniors would cross party lines to back candidates who support Medicare negotiated drug prices. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

TYT's Coverage of OH-11's Special Election - Part 2

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 84:08

Part 2 - TYT's coverage of Election Day in the race for Ohio's 11th Congressional District seat. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

TYT's Coverage of OH-11's Special Election - Part 1

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 53:20

Part 1: TYT's coverage of Election Day in the race for Ohio's 11th Congressional District seat. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Cori Bush vs Biden

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 53:31

The White House and Democrats are scrambling to come up with a way to do something about the eviction moratorium expiring. Meanwhile, Dems scored real estate cash before letting the eviction ban expire. A lawsuit initiated against Trump for “illegal” deportations resumes against Biden. Lindsey Graham tests positive for COVID, a breakthrough case that has some Senators shook. Biden's vaccine requirement for government employees sparks lawsuits and challenges. Officials say the Amazon union vote at the Alabama warehouse should be redone. The New York Attorney General says that Governor Cuomo violated federal and state laws as he sexually harassed multiple women. Palestinians reject the Israeli court's deal that would put them at the “mercy of settlers” in Sheikh Jarrah. The Islamic State has infiltrated GETTR with loads of violent content, and the pro-Trump app can't/won't control it sufficiently. Meet the couples who spent lockdown doing drugs together as “therapy.” See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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