Kevin and I argue the nuances of inequality of the genders. I try to explain where we are today stems from what we were in the past as a people, culture, society. https://www.mckinleyirvin.com/Family-Law-Blog/2012/October/32-Shocking-Divorce-Statistics.aspx
http://abcnews.go.com/US/fallen-soldiers-widow-angry-trumps-call-couldnt-remember/story?id=50655063 There were 5 people in the car and Trump was on speakerphone. The congresswoman was with the widow when she heard what Trump said. How can 5 people get it wrong? I can't trust a damn thing Trump says. He has been caught in so many lies and deviations of the truth. John [...]
Today we discuss how these modern times are the safest, healthiest, and most abundant times humans have ever lived in. The hype you hear in fake news about dangers is totally overblown. If anything is bias in mainstream news it's that they report on negative news much more than positive news. Right wing fake [...]
Today we discuss our frustration with the lack of support the American Presidential administration is providing in support for Puerto Rico.
There are a significant number of people in the USA who believe fake news as though it is gospel. These same people consider well established, reputable main stream news organizations as fake news. You could disregard this as trivial if it weren't for how many people are eating up the tripe of fake news. [...]
Today we talk about the sad events that have transpired in Las Vegas on October 1, 2017. Stephen Paddock, 64, brought about 24 guns and thousands of rounds of ammo to the Mandalay Bay Resort hotel in Las Vegas and shot at people attending a Country music concert. From the 32nd floor he shot [...]
"If you voted for someone who said he prefers soldiers who don't get captured, who insulted a gold star family, who said he knew more than the generals, who said he always wanted a Purple Heart, who dodged the draft, and who called the US military a disaster, please don't pretend that you're angry [...]
In this short episode we talk about how conservatives want the cheap goods and labor but don't want immigrants working here. Also conservatives want to end DACA and deport the kids who we invested so much into. How the hell can we send these kids packing when they represent the American dream more so [...]
Today we talk about price gouging and socialism vs. capitalism. Don't forget to check out Adam Ruins Everything.
In the drive back to New Jersey Kevin and I talk about oil, fracking, electric cars, and our energy use in general. Our energy use from about 1965 to 2015 from Wikipedia At the time of this post the price of WTI crude oil (as of August 23, 2017) is $47.70 per [...]