Welcome to the first day of spring, the 16th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, and the day that Devin Nunes' Cow's twitter account garnered more followers than Devin Nunes' account. After an update on the rest of the news of the day, Nicole Sandler welcomes Thomas Neuberger, aka Gaius Publius, back to the show. Today, it's his way too early handicapping of the 2020 presidential election... Read the original posts here and here.
This week was filled with sad stories - from the death of Paddy Kraska, the Susie Madrak's story of her friend's suicide, to the slaughter of dolphins continuing at Taiji Cove to the realization that the 85 wealthiest people in the world hold more wealth than the 3.5 billion people who make up the less fortunate half of the world's population and more. If you're wondering who those hoarding the most wealth around the world are, just take a look at Forbes' list of the world's billionaires. Just think of all the good that could be done if those wealthiest [...]