Monthly Archives: July 2014

#21: The Obamacare Typo, Rubio, Ryan, and Reagan

(Recorded July 26, 2014) This week, Adrian and Boris discuss: (1) the DC Circuit’s ruling on the Obamacare typo; (2) GOP presidential contenders Marc Rubio and Paul Ryan; and (3) Ronald Reagan’s presidential legacy.

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#20: Israel’s Invasion of Gaza, Malaysia Flight 17, and Our American Politics Roundup

(Recorded July 19, 2014) This week we discuss: (1) Israel’s decision to send ground troops into the Gaza Strip; (2) the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and the implications for Russia’s involvement in Ukraine; and (3) we revisit Mississippi and kick off our 2016 election coverage in earnest.

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#19: Immigration, Marijuana Legalization, Mississippi, and LeBron James

(Recorded July 12, 2014) This Week: (1) We tackle the immigration crisis that has been filling the headlines; (2) Marijuana goes on sale in Washington state, has society as we know it come to an end?; (3) we revisit the mess in Mississippi surrounding Thad Cochran’s primary “win”; and (4) LeBron takes his talents back to Cleveland, will the fans forgive and forget?

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#18: U.S. Presidents (Underrated, Overrated, and Greatest?)

(Recorded June 28, 2014) This Week: U.S. Presidents (1) Boris and Adrian each pick an under and overrated American president. Their picks may surprise you… though not if you’ve seen this week’s cover art. (~30 min); and (2) we replay our President’s Day battle of the initials–FDR v. LBJ. (~12min)

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#17: Strange Bed Fellows, Buffer Zones, and Casinos

(Recorded June 28, 2014) This Week: (1) Republican Senator Thad Cochran wins his primary with Democratic votes; (2) McCullen v. Coakley, the Supreme Court strikes down abortion clinic buffer zones; and (3) Boris and Adrian discuss who should decide the questions of casinos in Massachusetts.

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