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.
A third accuser came forward today with sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Nicole Sandler chats with Gaius Publius, who's written a few articles on the matter -- "Democrats Can Block the Kavanaugh Nomination If They Want To" and "Democrats Should Release All "Committee Confidential" Kavanaugh Documents Now" -- about what's at stake as we move forward with this nomination.