Mickey’s plan to install Nancy Pelosi in the Oval Office
Who can convince Biden not to run for reelection?
Mickey’s comeback strategy for Biden
Bob takes the Parrot Room into untested waters
Is Boris Johnson in trouble over Covid protocols or policy failures?
Are seditious conspiracy charges warranted for the Oath Keepers? What about Trump?
Mickey: The Supreme Court got the vaccine mandate ruling wrong
Bob: It will be bad if Russia invades Ukraine, but it won’t threaten U.S. interests
Bob: China doesn’t have a monopoly on repressive software exports
Parrot Room preview: Bob takes a Covid test, Mickey catches Bob in an almost-devastating contradiction, Bob tries to catch Robert Malone in a contradiction, Sidney Poitier, Bob Saget, Terry Teachout, Bob v. Andrew Sullivan,
Don’t Look Up, Ruth Barrett sues the Atlantic, Bari Weiss on Hollywood, David Remnick claims we’re suspended between democracy and authoritarianism, Mickey has second thoughts about donating to the Salvation Army, Matt Ridley on the origin of Covid, a Jeffrey Epstein update, Maya Angelou gets a quarter, and what’s up with Leon Wieseltier’s journal? .
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Posted:Jan 14, 2022
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Jan 14, 2022 | Robert Wright & Mickey Kaus
The Glenn Show Glenn Loury and Manhattan Institute President Reihan Salam discuss the post-George Floyd political realignments that may currently be underway in the US. The DMZ Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis assess the outlook for the case against Trump in the wake of the FBI’s raid on Mar-a-Lago. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright, Jonah Goldberg, and Mickey Kaus debate the merits of putting commitment to an institution ahead of one’s personal brand. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus discuss whether a win for abortion rights in Kansas indicates broader midterm gains for Democrats. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury, John McWhorter, and economist Richard Wolff debate the relative merits of planned economies and free markets, as well as the rights of workers to determine the fate of the companies they work for. Nonzero (The Wright Show) Robert Wright and New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman assess the wisdom of the House Speaker’s trip to Taiwan. The Glenn Show Glenn Loury and physicist Stephon Alexander, author of Fear of a Black Universe: An Outsider’s Guide to the Future of Physics, discuss the racial achievement gap in quantitative fields and how it might be closed.
The DMZ Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss the argument for Biden bowing out of the 2024 race.