Mon, 15 February 2016
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from February 15, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Cenk hosting. Hillary Clinton & Bernie Sanders both have ads about their Wall St records, both seem to help out Bernie Sanders’ case. Video of Bernie Sanders ad. Video of Hillary Clinton ad. There was a layoff at for Carrier’s workers at its Indianapolis plant, despite having made major profits in the past year. Their jobs are being outsourced to Mexico. Video of workers being laid off. Hillary Clinton is claiming she is the best choice for African-Americans, but a video has surfaced of her using racially coded rhetoric to describe black children as animals. Video of Hillary Clinton supporting Bill Clinton’s crime bill, calling black children “super predators.”
Hour 2: Kentucky bill requires men to get permission from their wives before getting a Viagra prescription. It would also force them to swear on a Bible of their morality and intentions in using the drug. Time Warner Cable has bought stake in Hulu, and they are considering changing the format of the provider to not allow users to watch episodes of series immediately after it airs on TV. They are trying to avoid people ditching cable for these providers as a replacement. New York Success Academy teacher rips up homework and shames a first grader for getting a math problem wrong. Video of teacher ripping up the student’s homework.