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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 14, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk hosting. Catholic priest Rev. Peter Kelly of NY has been caught with his hands in the donation plate. He used it for sexual sessions with a gay prostitute. Video of Ukraine Prime Minister making some incredible wrestling moves in Parliament. Catfight with Donald Trump and Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal who owns a major share of Fox News.

Hour 2: Cenk and Ana are hosting. Lorraine Donoghue in Scotland was put on a sex offender list because she posted a private sex video of her boyfriend. Her reason for posting the video was because the boyfriend had cheated on her. Donoghue’s sentencing is a reflection of Scotland’s revenge porn laws. A woman in Tennessee is charged with attempted murder because she tried to have an abortion in her bathtub with a hanger. The boyfriend took her to the hospital and the newborn survived, but it will be suffering from medical problems for the rest of its life. Four teens in Alaska uploaded a video of them beating up another girl at a sleepover. No subsequent charges or punishments have yet to be brought up against them.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 11, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk, Iadarola, Jimmy, and Mark Thompson hosting the 10 year anniversary streaming show. GOP leadership had a meeting in DC about how to create an alternative for Donald Trump at the GOP Convention if Trump continues to run away with the race, creating a brokered Convention. Even though Ted Cruz has avoided criticizing Trump in public, he mentioned Trump’s shortcomings in a closed door event. Donald caught wind of it and tweeted Cruz, challenging him to say it out loud.

Hour 2: Cenk, John, Jimmy, and Wes. Talk about the expectations of TYT in the early days of live streaming. Citadel cadets are in hot water after pictures of them wearing KKK hoods surfaced. Video of Fox News reporting the story, claiming “some see it as KKK hoods.” Charles Barkley spoke out on TNT about how CNN is selling its soul to pander for ratings in the presidential race.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 10, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk hosting. The Republicans are preparing their playbook against Trump with a recent memo that has been released on how to deal with Trump’s character traits and the voters approval towards him. The lessons included ways to avoid coming off as fake to potential voters. The CEO of CBS pointed out that the more presidential candidates spend, the better it is for his network. He added that Donald should keep going with his popular lunacy, as its good money for CBS when covering the circus. Mark Zuckerberg posted to Facebook in support of Muslims across the world. His post sympathized with persecuted Muslims after the latest terror attack, and reached out to every Muslim to have a safe place at Facebook.

Hour 2: The woman that shot at a truck full of shoplifters at a Home Depot has received her sentence of 18 months probation and has had her gun permit banned until 2023. The lesson she learned was to not help anyone anymore. Feminist writer Clementine Ford was harassed by a man online that called her a slut. She discovered where the man worked, exposed him, and he was fired as a result. Due to his firing, more online harassers are angry with Clementine over the ordeal. Ayesha Curry, Stephen Curry’s wife caught hell online after she shamed the style of women that wear revealing clothing, not like her. Cenk pardons her over the perceived hypocrisy. The CDC has given the U.S. a failing grade when it comes to sex ed. Two teenagers were arrested and jailed in Tennessee for 2 days for wearing sagging pants.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 09, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk and Iadarola hosting. In the wake of the latest Chicago police murder to gain national attention, protests have formed to force Rahm Emanuel out at mayor. Video of Emanuel speaking to a crowded room, apologizing and calling for change. Although his words seemed sincere and thoughtful, Cenk isn’t buying his sincerity due to his history as a politician. Video of Emanuel getting emotional at the story of a Black kid asking him if the cops treat him the way they treat Black citizens. Fox and Friends had Krav Maga trainers on the show to teach people and their kids how to fight gunmen in an active shooter situation. Video of the demonstration. Discussion about how horrible of an idea this is to attack an active shooter, especially as kids.

Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk for SCS. The terrorist that attacked a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs had his day in court where he exclaimed he did it as a warrior for the babies. A California woman was angered by a group of Muslim people praying and attacked one of them. Video of her fight and anger. An experiment was conducted by Greenpeace that exposed 2 prominent climate change skeptics/scientists that were paid off to write scathing articles on the subject.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 05, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Carly Fiorina Tweet. Sanders fossil fuels proposal. Trump and Muslims. Conservative opposition to Trump comments. Reaction from elected officials. Cenk hosting today. Carly Fiorina tweeted out a pic of her Townhall event without showing the lack of a crowd. Pictures of the perception and the reality. Bernie Sanders proposal on fossil fuels.

Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk for SCS. A couple of Dutch men read excerpts from the Bible to people on the street, telling them it was from the Koran and got their reactions. Video of their answers that included disgust with anyone that would believe such a thing, and that it is par for the course with Muslims. Ted Cruz told supporters at a campaign stop a false story of a high school girl that was threatened with arrest for praying at her graduation. The real story denied the girl and her friend the authority to pray in her graduation speech, while criminal threats were never even brought up. A Nigerian British couple kept a Nigerian slave for 24 years, and has just been busted.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 05, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk hosting. A lone terrorist attack in London happened over the weekend where a man attacked 3 people with a knife. Video of the police tasering him and eventually taking the knife away. Another video of the terrorist being subdued, where a bystander exclaims to him that he’s no Muslim. Cenk compares this attack and arrest to the way we approach these things in America; from the ability for terrorists to obtain assault weapons to the manner in which the police took him down, without riddling him with bullets. Specific example of how American police approach criminals armed with knives. Video of Miami Beach police murdering a would-be bank robber that had a knife. A witness claims that one of the cops flashed a smile and a thumbs up after they killed him. Cenk gives startling details about how many unarmed Americans are murdered by cops compared to Europeans.

President Obama gave a rare Oval Office address regarding San Bernardino and our approach to fighting terrorism. Videos of the speech. Conservatives lost their minds over the sensible approach. Video of Fox’s Ralph Peters calling Obama a total pussy. After host Stuart Varney laughed it off, Fox News suspended Peters for 2 weeks. Video of Mark Halperin calling Obama’s speech a failure because he didn’t reach out to Republicans in a nice, kind way. Video of Presidential candidates refusing to reach out to Obama, blindly complaining about his speech. Video of CBS’ Charlie Rose cutting Hillary Clinton off for pointing out that Republicans are responsible for the gridlock in Congress.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 04, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: San Bernardino terrorist attack update. ISIS link. Comparison of different terrorist attacks. Conservatives don’t propose to ban Saudi Arabians. Media frenzy in killers’ apartment. Cenk, Ben, Iadarola, and Jimmy hosting. Investigations into the terrorists that killed 14 people in San Bernardino have shown that the woman pledged an allegiance to ISIS and likely radicalized her fiance/husband. Discussion about the similarities and differences with the kinds of terrorist attacks we’re used to seeing and this one. Cenk notices that Conservatives haven’t pointed out the fact that they don’t propose to ban all Saudis, even though many have been found to be terrorists. The landlord of the home where the terrorist couple lived opened the residence and allowed tons of media figures into the apt to film and expose everything. Ben talks about the background of a news operation that forces them to do something like this without thinking.

Hour 2: Ana replaces John for SCS. The boy that was let off due to his “Affluenza” has been caught drinking at a beer pong party. Doing this violates his probation from the drunken & murderous spree he went on years ago. George Zimmerman has been suspended from Twitter after he tweeted nude photos of an alleged ex girlfriend in order to get revenge for her infidelity. Zimmerman also included her phone number and email address. Ana points out that his previous tweets bragging about killing Trayvon Martin accompanied by a picture of his dead body didn’t get him banned.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 03, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk hosting. More details from the San Bernardino terrorist attack. The dead suspects were a couple that came very well prepared to attack the holiday party at the office building. The man was a Muslim that was born and raised here in America, and his fiance was here on a Visa. Since he had been watching ISIS propaganda films on his home computer, it is clear that he was radicalized. The NY Post headline read, “Muslim Killers” so Cenk breaks down the good and bad about this headline. Discussion of three layers of Muslim followers; from radicalized people, to fundamentalists, to religious Muslims. Republican lawmakers continue to stop a bill that would prevent people on the terror watch list from buying guns, led by Speaker Paul Ryan. Video of Ryan defending the decision to allow these people to buy guns, claiming he doesn’t want to violate Americans’ gun rights. Video of Fiorina saying she prayed immediately after the San Bernardino shooting despite the NY Daily News headline. Video of Carly Fiorina telling Morn Joe that she is for allowing people on the watch list because her family friend was on it for no real reason, and they have guns. There was another mass shooting yesterday in Savannah, Georgia but it was swallowed up by the one in San Bernardino. The New York Daily News headline after the latest shooting confronts political leaders that tweeted they were praying for the victims and families by saying, “God Isn’t Fixing This.” The NYDN concluded that these lawmakers are only giving lip service instead of actually doing something about the gun problem in America. A writer from Think Progress retweeted each politician’s prayer tweet along with information on how much money they’ve received from the NRA to do nothing about it. He also tweeted the top 10 that receive money from pro-gun groups.

Hour 2: An activist named Brother Nut made a statement about Beijing’s pollution issue by sucking up tons of dust from the city’s air and eventually made a brick out of the matter. Kylie Jenner posed for the cover of Interview magazine in a wheelchair, angering many people in the disabled community. Arkansas has decided to not allow the names of both same sex parents of a newborn baby to be listed on the birth certificate. Harvard and Princeton have decided to do away with the term “Master” when labeling heads of departments at the school due to the country’s history with the use of the term master in our slave trade. They claim that the association may be disempowering for Black students.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 02, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Cenk, Ben, and Iadarola hosting today. A trio of mass shooters killed at least 14 people at a Social Services office in San Bernardino. Video of CBS’ Scott Pelley recapping an eyewitness’s account of what she saw. Cenk rants about the state of mass shootings in America, and how the NRA contributes to the problem. Ben updates on the current situation where cops have caught up with the suspects, hitting one.

Hour 2: Ana replaces John for SCS. A Turkish judge has ordered an investigation into an internet meme created by a doctor that compares Erdogan to Gollum from Lord of the Rings. The heads of the country have gotten film experts to look into the meaning of Gollum to see if this is a negative comparison. Cenk laments the possibility that democracy in Turkey has died. LA cops are considering sending Dear John letters to the homes of people that solicit prostitutes, in hopes that it will deter them from continuing the practice. They identify the “johns” by scanning the license plates of cars that are in the neighborhood where prostitution happens. The health food curriculum for public school students has been bought off by a collection of food corporations, and they’re changing the teachings to say that what people eat doesn’t matter, only exercise.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from December 01, 2015. For more go to

Hour 1: Iadarola and Ana hosting. Fox News is in full defense mode for White Christian terrorists that attack Planned Parenthood. Video of Megyn Kelly lamenting the Lib Media’s bias calling pro-life rhetoric violent. Video of the violent rhetoric that Kelly claimed doesn’t happen. Ana rants about these Conservatives’ actual intent with their words about abortion. Video of Andrea Tantaros lamenting the way Libs immediately connected this shooter to all White Christians. John points out that Tantaros missed the reason Libs brought it up to illustrate that they do it when other acts of terrorism are carried out. Charles Payne also told Tantaros that the people inside the Planned Parenthood should’ve had guns to protect themselves. Bill O’Reilly also headlined the Fox News defense of anti-choice terrorists last night. Video of him saying PP isn’t under threat, but that they deserve the criticism directed at it. Video of O’Reilly claiming that blaming Conservative talk for this shooting is just like him blaming all Black people for one particular murder by Black people. Video mashup of O’Reilly extensively making negative blanket statements about Black Americans as a whole.

Hour 2: Ana and John. After Alabama defunded Planned Parenthood in the state, a higher court reversed their illegal decision to cut the funds. Ted Cruz dismissed the issue with access to birth control by claiming there is no war on women since there is no shortage of condoms. Story of a married pastor that has taken in a new 19 year old woman as another “wife.” All three are living together under the same roof, and the younger woman is now pregnant with the 60 year old man’s baby.

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