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The Big Life Questions Show
Episode 97: What Does the Political Landscape Look Like for 2021?

Episode 97: What Does the Political Landscape Look Like for 2021?

February 22, 2021

Here we survey the landscape of American politics for this year.

0.40 Predictions for the Biden Administration

2.15 The Republican Party is in a pickle

9.00 College student debt

11.30 Biden and the Trump drama

11.50 Texas and Ted Cruz

17.55 Andrew Cuomo

22.30 Mitch McConnell 

 

 

 

Episode 96: What’s the Problem In Healthcare That No One’s Talking About?

Episode 96: What’s the Problem In Healthcare That No One’s Talking About?

February 15, 2021

This episode's guest, Frank Cutitta, tells Chris and Doug his incredible story of spending more than three months in the hospital with COVID last year -- including 40 days in an induced coma -- and what he learned about our healthcare system.

1.15 Our Guest Intro

2.00 40 Days in a Coma

15.10 Caregiver Stress & Loneliness

20.15 The Anonymity of the Mask

21.45 Rehab

27.30 How Frank is doing now

29.15 Last Rites Twice

35.00 I'm Not My Healthcare Dashboard

Episode 95: Can the Democrats and Republicans Achieve Unity? (And If So, How Should Biden Approach Getting There?)

Episode 95: Can the Democrats and Republicans Achieve Unity? (And If So, How Should Biden Approach Getting There?)

February 8, 2021

Show Notes

We discuss if and how Biden can get to the Unity that he and some Republicans keep talking about.

0.45 Chris answers the question

3.15 American popular opinion favors government intervention

4.55 Oppositional defiance disorder

6.45 The anti-democracy movement

11.45 What Biden has going for himself

13.45 Marjorie Taylor Greene

15.45 Republican money sources drying up

Episode 94: What Can Be Done About Right-wing Extremism In the United States?

Episode 94: What Can Be Done About Right-wing Extremism In the United States?

February 1, 2021

Show Notes

1.40 How much extremism there really is

4.30 Planned terrorists, Internet Stars and Insurrection Tourists

6.45 The Republican Party

9.40 Does the Republican Party need Trump?

10.20 When Chris Voted for a Republican

16.30 Will the Republicans ever abandon Trump?

18.20 The Right Wing Extremists Speak for Themselves

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