Fri, 4 September 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from September 4, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Cenk, Iadarola, Jimmy, and Brian Unger hosting. KY clerk Kim Davis’ husband spoke to the media about how they’re proud to defy the government. Video of his ranting. Rick Santorum responded by calling Davis a hero for making her stance and being sent to jail. Donald Trump appeared on Hugh Hewitt’s radio show and was tied in knots when asked about details of Middle Eastern leaders. Audio of the questions that confused him, and the argument that followed. Video of Trump telling Morning Joe crew that Hewitt has a 3rd rate radio show. Video of Trump challenging Hewitt about his “gotcha” questions.
A prosperity preacher told an audience that he entered an elevator full of people only to be showered with tons of gold glitter from Heaven. An Egyptian billionaire plans to buy an uninhabited island where Syrian refugees can go and live in peace. He also says he’ll pay for building an infrastructure for the land. Cenk doesn’t see this noble plan working out. Talk about potential crises that would force millions of people to move to different parts of their country or to another country throughout the world.
Thu, 3 September 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from September 3, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Cenk and John hosting. The Kentucky Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has been sent off to jail for her continued disregard for the law in refusing to give marriage licenses to gay citizens. John reads some of her self righteous statements. Video of the conflicting protests from outside of her hearing. Syrian refugees being allowed into certain countries is startling. As some countries like Lebanon and Turkey that don’t have the capacity to accept many still take some, while the 6 Gulf countries have allowed zero refugees in.
Hannah Cranston joins Cenk and John for SCS. After Rand Paul launched an app that allows users to place their picture next to Rand’s head. This prompted many creative submissions. A 16 year old girl and her boyfriend that were sexting nude photos are being charged with possession of child porn, even though it’s images of themselves. Talk about life before cell phones, inability to meet up with friends. Pornhub is offering $25K in scholarships to potential college students.
Wed, 2 September 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from September 2, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Cenk and John hosting. A new poll has occurred that some supporters believe Obama is a Christian and/or Muslim. Some believe Obama was born in the US and others believe Ted Cruz was born in Canada. Some agree or disagree on Obama and Trump’s policy about universal health care. Trump really doesn’t agree on the policy. Trump wants to rip the deal with Iran. Hillary and Trump want to protect social security, and the polls say they are similar in their agreements.
Cenk and Ana hosting. Kim Davis, the KY county clerk believes in traditional marriages, yet she has been divorced several times. She refuses to marry same sex couples. A bunch of football players were baptized before practice. The problem was that it happened on public school grounds, therefore people are furious. People feel they violated the Constitution. A High School English teacher used stripper pictures as a grammar lesson. Most people find this an inappropriate lesson to make a point about a comma.
Tue, 1 September 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from September 1, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
The Fox News agenda to label #BlackLivesMatter as a hate group is in full force. Video of O’Reilly trying to force two guests to label the group as such. Cenk thinks #BLM should go further with their agenda, and not be discouraged by these efforts from O’Reilly. Video of Bill’s constant portrayal of Dr. George Tiller as “Tiller the Baby Killer.” Video of O’Reilly threatening to identify every media member that won’t oppose #BlackLivesMatter. Cenk reads some of the violent rhetoric Sharron Angle espoused about clutching her guns, willing to point them at government officials. Video of Elizabeth Hasselbeck following corporate orders by asking her Black guest why #BLM hasn’t been labeled as a hate group yet. Ted Cruz joined in on politicizing the killing of a Houston police officer. Video of Cruz blaming Obama’s police rhetoric for the murder. Ana reads some of Obama’s defensive words of the police.
The FitBit for sex has been invented. It’s a cock ring that gives a “Sex Report” of the activity.
Mon, 31 August 2015
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from August 31, 2015. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Iadarola, Ana, and Jimmy Dore hosting. Bernie Sanders continues to make ground on Hillary Clinton in Iowa, but only with the speculation that Joe Biden will be in the race. Martin O’Malley and Bernie Sanders are both complaining about the DNC’s tactic of not scheduling many debates, and pushing the 1st one so far back, which benefits Hillary over the other candidates. Bernie Sanders responded to Democratic criticism about his lack of gun control measures by pointing out that the NRA gave him a D- on their grading list. Video of his defense. Talk about some troubling votes Sanders has had.
After Kim Kardashian’s appearance at the VMAs, she has been catching ridicule for her size and look online. Pictures of some of the worse Twitter responses. A video game depicts the slavery trade where strategy about how to stack slaves is an integral aspect. Players can play from the position of a slave trader or a slave.