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Cenk and Ben hosting. The guys talk about San Andreas and who would survive the apocalypse. They decide which key TYT employees would be on their survival team. Cenk quotes himself.


Cenk Uygur interviews legendary TV Producer Norman Lear.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 29, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Today’s Power Panel for both hours Ben, John, Cenk, Jimmy Dore hosting. More of the same reckless behavior from Wall St. is still happening, from a poll by Notre Dame,with 23% of people who knowingly observe others, pursuing financial misdeeds, and 25% would do insider trading with a big pay and no arrest. Video of a cop from Minneapolis telling a black kid that he feels like arresting him and will break his legs.

Hour 2: Sepp Blatter has prevailed over the FIFA scandal by winning re-election as President of the organization and thanked the organization, along with receiving a standing ovation from his acceptance speech. Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert has been indicted for paying someone $1.7 million to keep hush over sexual abuse when he was a teacher and wrestling coach in Illinois, along with C SPAN video of a caller by the name of Bruce calling in to talk to Hastert.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 28, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Ben, John, and Jimmy Dore hosting. New study shows that people identify as liberal on social issues just as much as they identify as conservative. This is the 1st time the numbers are even since the ‘90s. Videos of Bill O’Reilly blaming the change on the internet, young people living in a fantasy world, the entertainment industry, and the TV show Modern Family. Ben points out that O’Reilly is right about media driving the gay rights debate in the correct direction. He’s just against it. A pregnant Black woman was slammed and arrested by Barstow, CA police officers after she was questioned in a road rage incident with a White woman that the officers treated differently. Videos of their interactions with the police. An Arizona man is planning another Mohammed cartoon drawing contest at the mosque the previous cartoon shooters used to attend. In his Facebook post to promote the event, he called it a peaceful protest right before encouraging attendees to bring their guns to exercise both their 1st and 2nd Amendment rights.

TYT Sports’ Francis Maxwell replaces John to discuss the latest on the FIFA scandal of corruption and bribery charges.

Hour 2: Karamo Brown and Ana Kasparian join Ben for SCS.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 27, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com

Hour 1: Ana and John hosting. Rick Santorum has entered the race for president. In his announcement, he presented the problems he wants to solve, but has never had an answer to do so. Fox News’ Outnumbered show lamented the fact that many women’s magazines seem to be in favor of Hillary Clinton, but don’t publish favorable articles about Conservative women like Carly Fiorina. Video of Tantaros complaining about it. Carly Fiorina also complained about the media not asking Hillary Clinton about her vote on Iraq until Andrea Mitchell corrected her.

Hour 2: Ana, Karamo Brown, and Becca Frucht for SCS. Two Illinois police officers have been fired after a photo of the two cops posing with a Black suspect was leaked. In the picture, they placed antlers on the victim, making him look like a big game animal that they bagged. An NYPD official used dept funds to build a Zumba studio in an old building space. When he took Chief Bill Bratton to the new studio, he was greeted with disdain from Bratton.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 26, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Cenk, Ana, and John hosting. Memorial Day weekend saw a rise in shootings and killings in Baltimore, which prompted police apologists and Conservatives to claim that the police protests are to blame. Video of Fox News guest Rod Wheeler pointing out that the cops there have backed away from answering emergency calls where killings occur. John points out that previous years in Baltimore have seen a large number of homicides when police brutality wasn’t a front page story. Video of Lindsey Graham pointing out that due to his time working in his parents’ pool hall, he knows that Iranians are all liars. The NYT published an article that blasted Turkey for their policies, which prompted the President of Turkey to strongly fire back at the newspaper.

Hour 2: Cenk and Ana. A surveillance video shows a waitress that was groped by a male patron, which led to her beating him down. Kylie Jenner has come out as a believer in chemtrails, providing some celebrity endorsement to many conspiracy theorists. Nevada lawmakers are attempting to pass regulations on the porn industry that would force the industry to use protective eye gear for the actors for certain scenes. Adult Friend Finder’s personal information of 3.5 million users has been compromised by a hacker. Their sexual preferences and fetishes are exposed.

A new viral game called “Charlie Charlie” similar to Bloody Mary of the past, is taking over. Charlie is a Mexican demon that moves crossed pencils on a piece of paper when the participants ask him to. Video of the internet phenomenon. Cenk and Ana go into debunking the perceived paranormal activity.

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HBO's Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 5 S05E06 ("Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken") is reviewed.

Find out what Ben Mankiewicz, Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes), and John Iadarola of Think Tank think in this discussion and review of HBO's Game of Throne's season 5 episode 5, "Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken"!

What was your favorite scene in this episode? What do you hope to see happen in season 5? Who do you think will be the next to die? Let us know what you think in the comments!

The Young Turks's Ben Mankiewicz, Matt Atchity, and John Iadarola of Think Tank discuss all the ins and outs of GOT S05E06 'Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken'.

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Ben Mankiewicz invites legendary LA local broadcaster, Mark Thompson!

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 22, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Ben, John, and Jimmy Dore hosting. The first Fox GOP debate will only allow the top 10 competitors based on poll numbers, leaving a few big names off the list, including Rick Santorum, who is now complaining. Ben thinks his complaints are valid. New AG Loretta Lynch is defending the NSA program, hoping that that the spying portion won’t expire with scare tactics about Americans being in harm’s way. Videos of her making her case to CBS’ morning show.

Hour 2: Ana replaces John for SCS. The Duggar’s eldest son has admitted to doing inappropriate sexual acts as a teenager, forcing him to resign from his lobbying position with Family Research Council. When his parents were made aware of his activities, they proceeded to cover it up multiple times. Mike Huckabee jumped to Duggar’s defense via Facebook. Jimmy talks about how big of a hypocrite Huckabee is. Ana points out that when Lena Dunham revealed that she had sexual curiosity with her little sister at age 7, the National Review went after her, but they haven’t touched this story at all.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 21, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Johnny Pie and Ben “The Tank” Mankiewicz hosting. Jeb Bush has now renege his observation on climate change and says the climate is changing, its convoluted and we must adapt to it. Update on Bernie Sanders “College For All” with attack from Ben Stein saying that most college kids will smoke weed while their tuition will be subsidized. Sen Tom Cotton still supports the idea that the decision of going to war in Iraq was the right decision and the past cannot be reversed.

Hour 2: The Ben Ana hour with Ben Mankiewicz and Ana Kasparian hosting. Parents in various states, are facing time in prison, for lying on where they live, so they can enroll their children to better schools. Bill O’Reilly is facing a custody battle over her daughter with transcripts released to the media of observations from his daughter on his treatment towards her mother from Billo. The Santa Barbara oil spill is highlighted with concerns of safety and operator violations from a LA Times story.

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