Thu, 29 October 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from October 29, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Iadarola, Jimmy, and Margaret Howell hosting. Paul Ryan has been sworn in as the new Speaker of the House. Video of a bit of his opening speech that called for unity. John and Jimmy aren’t buying this line. Republicans had many complaints over the way the CNBC debate was conducted. Reince Priebus, Jeb Bush, Donald Trump, and Ben Carson were very vocal about the toughness of the questions and the tone of the moderators. Video of Marco Rubio joining Fox and Friends to bash CNBC over their coverage. One of the complaints was that not enough time was given for the candidates to talk. This came after they fought to shorten the debate from 3 hours to only 2.
Hour 2: Brett replaces Jimmy for SCS. A huge runaway military blimp was eventually shot down over a small town in Pennsylvania it was wreaking havoc on. Brett imagines that someone could’ve climbed one of the dragging tethers and board the ship. An Alabama judge blocked the state decision to end government funding for the 2 Planned Parenthood clinics in the state, due to their lack of reasoning to cut PP off. China has decided to change its 1 child policy and expanded it to 2. Discussion about the repercussions of the one child policy, and other ways to convince citizens to not have large families.