Dec 4, 2015
Yay! We, and David Waldman make it through a show without a mass shooting! Of course there will be another coming along soon...
Greg Dworkin brings us the polling and news: Trump is way ahead, how about that? He does know how to throw a rally. Trump meets with the Gop Jewish Coalition, reminds them that some of his favorite stereotypes are Jewish. Not many were won over, though. Does Trump (or Kasich) understand what it means to be “prejudiced”?
The big money’s still on Marco Rubio, but when is Rubio going to win a primary? Can he even win a primary? Or could he just win anyway?
If you are into image advantages, Hillary Clinton has a bigger one than Bernie Sanders.
Armando talks to David on the difference between talking it out and writing it out, and the advantages of listening to KITM.
Joan McCarter reminds us to mark our calendars: One more week until the government shutdown!
Medical groups push for repeal of gag order on gun violence research. House Republicans leave Planned Parenthood defunding out of spending mix, for now. Senate Republicans vote to repeal Obamacare, defund Planned Parenthood, let terror suspects buy guns.
Chris Christie tries to show toughness by being more of a tough guy, by demanding evidence that orphans get adopted, questioning the value of allies (and alleys), and of course supporting torture. At some point a refusal to "look backward" becomes a failure to "look forward”.