(Recorded July 23, 2016) This week: (1) Republican Convention Postmortem; (2) Roger Ailes ousted; and (3) Democratic Convention Preview.
I’ve heard this sort of speech a lot in the last 15 years and trust me, it doesn’t sound any better in Russian.
— Garry Kasparov (@Kasparov63) July 22, 2016
This Week’s Links:
Given this week’s show, we thought you might find these interesting.
Republican Convention Postmortem
- Full text: Donald Trump 2016 RNC draft speech transcript
- Was Trump’s speech the longest ever?
- It’s Official: Hillary Clinton Is Running Against Vladimir Putin – The Atlantic
- Trump’s ‘showbiz’ convention lacks actual showbiz
- ‘Republican source’ leaks Trump speech to Dems
- Ben Carson Doubles Down on Satan-Clinton
- Iowans Frustrated Ernst Was Bumped Out of Prime Time
- How the Never Trump Movement Died a Lonely Death at the Republican National Convention
- Congressman Steve King Makes Whit Supremacist Comments on Live TV
- Donald Trump calls into Fox News in the middle of emotional Benghazi portion of convention
The End of Ailes
- Fox and Friends: The End of Roger Ailes
- Roger Ailes’ Unparalleled Impact On The Public Sphere
- Fox After Ailes
- With Roger Ailes Out, Will Fox News’s Influence on Politics Change?
- After Roger Ailes Era, Fox News Faces Tipping Point
Democratic Convention Preview
- DNC 2016 schedule of events and speakers
- Elizabeth Warren among those added to updated list of Democratic National Convention speakers
Image Credits: Melania and Donald Trump.