I was out today, having an EBUS (Endobronchial Ultrasound), which was every bit as uncomfortable as you’d image looking at the graphic above.

So instead of a live show, I put together an abbreviated Best Of today…

First up, some words of wisdom from the Rev. Dr. William Barber. After his rousing speech at the DNC, we pulled out the interview Nicole did with Dr. Barber at Netroots Nation in Detroit in 2014.

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And with the Olympics opening ceremonies happening Friday night, we thought this was a good day to listen back to Nicole’s conversation with Jules Boykoff, author of Power Games: A Political History of the Olympics.

I’ll be back tomorrow with Howie Klein, Driftglass and whatever else the day brings…