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The Big Life Questions Show
Episode 76: Is Democracy in the U.S. Truly Imperiled?

Episode 76: Is Democracy in the U.S. Truly Imperiled?

September 28, 2020

Show Notes

We cover the landscape of threats to our American democracy starting, of course, with Trump refusing to endorse a peaceful transition of power if he loses.

0.45 Peaceful transitions of Power

4.10 The Destruction of Truth

5.00 The Supreme Court Nominee

8.30 How the Media empowers Trump

12.30 Ohio

14.25 The Tuesday Debate

17.25 Florida

24.00 Income inequality in the US

26.10 A time for Hardball

 

Episode 75: What’s the Best Case For a Biden Presidency?
Episode 74: Can People Handle the Truth In Times of Crisis?

Episode 74: Can People Handle the Truth In Times of Crisis?

September 14, 2020

Show Notes

We cover Bob Woodward's new book, Trump's decision to talk to him, and what real leadership looks like in a crisis.

0.45 Winston Churchill

2.30 The Woodward Book

4.00 Trump's "Concept of Leadership"

7.15 Lying when you know you're lying

12.00 Leading during a crisis

16.00 Why did Trump agree to talk to Woodward?

18.15 The Brutal Truth

Episode 73: How Many Trump Insiders Will Turn On Him Before The Election?

Episode 73: How Many Trump Insiders Will Turn On Him Before The Election?

September 7, 2020

Show Notes

Here we continue our psychiatric analysis of the president who lacks a soul. More importantly, we assess how much ground - if any- Trump might lose by attacking dead soldiers

0.50 The Atlantic article boy Jeffrey Goldberg

5.40 Anonymous sources

8.00 Freebie movie recommendation

10.00 World War I

11.00 Trump's reaction to damaging stories 

12.30 The "he just seems like an asshole" defense

14.20 The Vietnam Draft

18.15 Will Trump lose any votes over this?

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