Mickey lives in darkness
Dems rise in the polls as Trump falls
The case that Trump was trying to obstruct Congress on January 6 gets stronger
Steve Bannon’s role as January 6 ringleader
How susceptible is the left to election fraud fantasies?
Are we ready for the current Covid wave?
Why do we need Saudi Arabia’s oil?
Will higher wages for unskilled labor stick around?
NYT columnists admit their errors
The SPLC attacks Andrew Yang
A new study challenges the link between low serotonin and depression
Will Joe Manchin sink the global minimum corporate tax?
Parrot Room preview: Bob and Mickey react to Jonah Goldberg’s trash talk, Bill Gates throws his money around, Washington corruption, Oz vs. Fetterman, What another Trump presidency would be like, the holograms are coming for us, Mickey’s childlike reactions to Biden and Fetterman, an interesting Supreme Court case, Ethan Hawke’s Ukraine peace plan, the Bonesaw Golf Circuit, and Bob’s epic Decoding the Gurus episode
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Posted:Jul 22, 2022
Nonzero (The Wright Show) | Jul 22, 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.