Wed, 3 February 2016
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from February 03, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Donald Trump has changed his muted tone on the Iowa results and went on a Tweetstorm going after Cruz for his dishonest tactics against Ben Carson. He’s calling for either a recount or a disqualification. Donald Trump admitted to Morning Joe that he is a rookie to the election game, and that he didn’t even know what a ground game is. Bernie Sanders’ attention being focused on Goldman Sachs and Wall St has Lloyd Blankfein listening. Video of Blankfein painting the move to call them out dangerous by Sanders. Videos of Lloyd and the CNBC panel calling Sanders a Socialist and listing reasons why this is a disaster for America and the young people that support him. A recent poll asked people their thoughts on a political revolution that would redistribute money from the wealthy to the rest of the country that has received limited opportunities. Most people overwhelmingly supported the idea, even along Republican lines.
Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk for SCS. The SoCal Gas company is being punished for the Porter Ranch leak with a monetary slap on the wrist. In addition, the company is still billing the customers affected, and the prices have even gone up. A vast majority of teenagers that take out loans for college don’t know the details behind the loans they apply for. Researchers looked into the health impacts of smoking weed everyday for 5 years, and it showed a very slight loss in short term memory.