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EPIC JOURNEY · 12h ago

Body Slam

In Defying the Odds, we discuss congressional elections as well as the presidential race.Julia Carrie Wong and Sam Levin report at The Guardian:The Republican candidate for Montana’s congres...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1d ago

"People Who Go Along a Treasonous Path"

First he blurts classified information to the  Russians...Voice of America reports:Israel says it has changed its intelligence-sharing protocols with the United States after President Donald...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1d ago

An Egregious Error in the Budget

In Defying the Odds, we talk about the political impact of economic policy.At Axios, Dan Primack reports:The White House budget released on Tuesday appears to have double-counted more than $...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1d ago

Democrats to the Left

In Defying the Odds, we discuss the Democratic Party's leftward movement in 2016.Donald Trump has already changed the Democratic Party more than his own Republican Party.While the president ...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1d ago

Trump's Trip and Bad Optics

Well this is embarassing https://t.co/XaPL1AbCm5 pic.twitter.com/mumhuQHDFz— Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) May 22, 2017 Marvel fans troll Donald Trump with 'hail Hydra' memes after pic shows him...
EPIC JOURNEY · 4d ago

Dear California Democrats: This Is Not a Good Look on You

In Defying the Odds, we discuss problems facing the Democratic Party.  The just-concluded state convention in California is a good example.Dan Walters at The Sacramento Bee:One might think t...
EPIC JOURNEY · 5d ago

Security-Risk-In-Chief

Devlin Barrett and Matt Zapotosky report at The Washington Post:The law enforcement investigation into possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign has identified a current Wh...
EPIC JOURNEY · 6d ago

"The OC" Meets "The Americans"

Annie Applebaum at The Washington Post:It really was a joke. The transcript of the conversation that took place in June 2016, published by The Post, is very clear. So is the context. Republi...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1w ago

Trump Takedowns

In  Defying the Odds, we explain that Trump has renounced the conservatism of Ronald Reagan.Bret Stephens in The New York Times:To reread “The Flight 93 Election” today is to understand what...
EPIC JOURNEY · 1w ago

Flynn Facts

In Defying the Odds, we describe Trump's penchant for getting in trouble.Michael Isikoff reports at Yahoo that Trump has been in touch with Flynn:“I just got a message from the president to ...