A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from July 6, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Cenk hosting today. Bernie Sanders’ latest success has Hillary Clinton’s camp worried. After the unexpected success, he was asked what his economic cabinet team would look like, and he named Paul Krugman, Joseph Stiglitz, and Robert Reich. Cenk calls it the biggest Lib Dream Team ever. Donald Trump continues to feel the burn of many companies parting ways with him after calling Mexican immigrants rapists. He wrote to the President of Univision, calling him a Mexican when he’s American. He lashed out at Jeb Bush’s Mexican wife on Twitter, and he vowed that he parted ways with Macy’s. Videos of Trump telling Fox and Friends that he didn’t know the backlash would be this severe, and that this is bad for his brand and his businesses. Ted Cruz appeared on MTP and claimed that he salutes Trump for bringing the subject of illegal immigration up, and refuses to attack a fellow Republican. Video of Cruz saluting Trump. Video of Cruz avoiding the question of what to do with the 11 million illegal immigrants several times with Chuck Todd. Although Lindsey Graham is a huge warmonger, he stood up against the idea that we should outlaw Islam in the country. He told a potential voter that he doesn’t want them to vote for him with that stance.
Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk for SCS. Breaking news on Bill Cosby’s 2005 testimony about drugging a Temple Univ employee. He admitted that he bought drugs to use on women he wanted to forcibly sleep with. He also admitted that he had done it in the past. Cenk sounds the gavel on whether or not Cosby is a rapist. A 22 year old man in Maine was killed after firing a fireworks mortar off the top of his head. NY Giants Defensive End Jean Pierre Paul severely injured his hand while playing with huge fireworks over the weekend. Video of JPP’s Instagram video getting hyped up for the lighting of fireworks. Video of a fireworks plant blowing up.