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Episode 85: Chicken Beef and Good Police?

August 28, 2019

For this episode, Ty and Daphne discuss recent news and events. They begin by catching up (00:30) and discussing “Oh Lawd” news—including A$AP Rocky ghosting Trump (4:53), an unexpected surprised at the doctor’s office (7:15), a three month detention over honey (9:12), and staring while black (11:08). They then have a conversation about major environmental issues, such as the growing water crisis in Newark, NJ (13:45) and potential reasons behind the Amazon wildfires (17:26). Next, they give their take on the latest fast food beef (24:00). Ty and Daphne then turn their attention to politics and discuss Trump’s latest controversial comments about abolishing birthright citizenship (30:45), how the tariff war might lead to a recession (32:30), Trump’s mental fitness for office (36:02), and whether moderate Republicans will eventually jump ship and try to take over the Democratic Party (39:50). The hosts close by discussing criminal justice news, including the recent law enforcement response to potential mass shootings (42:14), the outcome of the Pantaleo case (44:57), and new police reforms in California and Arizona (47:35). 

 

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