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Summary: Justin Robert Young announces his intention to dissect the run for the White House. Just think, while you been getting down and out about the liars and the dirty dirty cheats of the world you could have been getting down to this sick beat.
Like it, love it, hate it or literally worship it... religion is a part of the political landscape. Justin talks with Diane Winston (Knight Chair in Media and Religion at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism) to discuss the history of the religion in politics and how faith influences our current crop of candidates.
Looking back at Trump's 2000 flirtation with running for president as a third party candidate, the tweet, the squad, the racism, Beto's big choice, Poll Dance, Parade of Wrong Opinions and #ButYourEmails.
Q2 fundraising numbers are in! Mayor Pete is the champion? Beto fell off a cliff? Which candidates have an individual donor problem?
A prophecy of the coming Bernie v. Warren war. A genuine plea for you to tell me which modern politician Perot sounds like. Biden. AOC. Pelosi. Epstein. Poll Dance. #ButYourEmails and more.
Brian Brushwood is a podcaster and YouTube star but back in 1992 he was a volunteer for Ross Perot's landmark bid for the presidency that netted him 19% of the popular vote. He joins us to talk about Perot's political achievements, his insane life and if we will ever see anyone like him again.
The debut of the Campaign Undertaker. Awards for last week's debates are handed out. Ruth Bader Ginsburg praises Kavanaugh? Tanks on the 4th of July? Biden outraised by Mayor Pete? Poll Dance! #ButYourEmails!
Justin talks to Rutgers Professor David Greenberg about the history of PR and spin in presidential politics.
Recorded live at the Pianofight Theater on 6/29/19
Biden lays down and dies. Harris and Pete make impressive debuts. Bernie successfully does it like Bernie.
Warren crushes. Booker and Castro impress. DeBlasio knife fights and low key insults Corey's nuts. Then... Beto... jesus...
JuRY offers five iron-clad lock predictions for what will happen on the upcoming debate nights. Some other news that isn't about the debates. Parade of Wrong Opinions. Poll Dance. #ButYourEmails.
Andrew Gelman a professor of statistics and political science at Columbia University answers all of Justin's questions about how much to pay attention to polling this early, if we are going to see as many poll aggregators in this election cycle and how predictable voters are.
Comparing Trump to Marshawn Lynch, Hope Hicks, BIDEN MIGHT HAVE BIDEN'D HIMSELF, Miami debate stage positioning, AOC, C-SPAN is furious, Parade of Wrong Opinions, Texas Poll Dance, #ButYourEmails.
Our guest is Adam Shinegate he is the author of the book Building a Business of Politics: The Rise of Political Consulting and the Transformation of American Democracy. We discuss the economy of political consultants, how important they are, what they do day to day and how they get hired. Also, Justin goes off all crazy and confronts a professional who wrote a book on the subject if consultants seduce rich people into running for office so they can cash a paycheck.
Will the media be able to lay off Trump antics this election? Biden leading in internal Trump polls? Is AOC picking Warren over Bernie? Jon Stewart torches congress. Parade of Wrong Opinions. Poll Dance. #ButYourEmails.