25 November 2020


Biden the unifier?

Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss whether Biden is successfully unifying the country via his cabinet picks. Play entire video

In this video:

Bill explains how to properly watch WKRP in Cincinnati on Thanksgiving, Matt marvels at Biden's cabinet picks, they discuss the meaning of appointing John Kerry as climate envoy, and both dare to look at 2024 GOP presidential polls.

How much damage is Trump doing?

Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus debate the effects of Trump’s post-election fight.

“I didn’t think it was possible to get worse”

Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss the state of the GOP as Trump fights his electoral loss.

Is it wrong to not vote?

Daniel Kaufman speaks with Kevin Currie-Knight, who chose not to vote in the recent election.

Play this clip on MeaningofLife.tv

How America decided to dominate the world

Robert Wright speaks with Stephen Wertheim about his new book, Tomorrow, the World: The Birth of US Global Supremacy.

Who should replace Alex Trebek?

Aryeh Cohen-Wade asks Joanna Mang, a one-time Jeopardy! champion.

How “paranoid parenting” screws up kids

Robert Wright speaks with Greg Lukianoff, co-author of the book The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure.

“What killed Michael Brown?”

Glenn Loury and John McWhorter speak with Eli Steele and Shelby Steele about their new documentary, What Killed Michael Brown?

The Wright Show

The complicity of conservative elites

playvideo screenshot

Bill Kristol says a major source of Trumpism’s power has been overlooked.

The Glenn Show

Ibram X. Kendi and the problem with public intellectuals today

playvideo screenshot

John McWhorter speaks his mind on Ibram X. Kendi after the Boston University professor called John’s ideas “racist.”

The Glenn Show

“Controversy has always been my business”

playvideo screenshot

Leon Wieseltier discusses Liberties, his new quarterly journal on culture and politics.

The Wright Show

What’s next for Trump and Trumpism?

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus discuss the possibility of a Trump news network and a new Republican coalition.

Culturally Determined

Academics exposed as racial fakers

playvideo screenshot

Aryeh Cohen-Wade speaks with Katrina Gulliver about recent cases of white professors who assumed a false racial identity.