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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 16, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Cenk and Iadarola hosting. Today Obama announced his nomination for the Supreme Court justice, Merrick Garland, a 63 year old chief judge of D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. He is considered a moderate, but some Republicans consider him too liberal because of his stance on gun laws. Video of Mitch McConnell saying the American people have a voice to choose the direction in which the court will go. Cenk predicts that the Obama administration is going to brag about how progressives don’t like their pick.

Hour 2: A recall was issued for a popular toy truck for having a symbol of heart surrounded by another heart, which signifies that a female is ready to be trafficked for sex. Forever 21 issued an apology for a t-shirt being sold on their website that reads, “Don’t say maybe if you want to say no,” after receiving criticism for victim blaming and condoning a rape culture. A university student posted a creepy open letter to all women shaming them for rejecting him and other “good guys,” and instead choosing the “scum” that they “think they love.”

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 15, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Cenk hosting. Police debating whether to arrest Donald Trump for inciting the crime of a Trump supporter attacking a protestor, but chose not. Trump says he will pay legal fees for supporter. Sarah Palin calls Trump protesters “thugs.” Stacy Dash writes blog supporting Trump and calls him “street.” Some of Chris Matthew’s viewers donated 5% of his wife’s campaign days after the MSNBC appearance, not disclosed. Matthews asks easy questions to HRC during Townhall, exposing his pro-Clinton views.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 14, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Iadarola, Ana, Wes, and Jimmy hosting. Cruz and Carson chime in on violence at Trump rallies, blame protesters, not Trump. Trump militia forms to “forcefully protect” rally goers against “leftist agitators”. Putin orders Russian armed forces to start withdrawal from Syria.

Hour 2: Iadarola, Ana, Wes, and Jimmy hosting. February Turk of the Month pick announced. Neil deGrasse Tyson tweets about painful animal sex, sparks scorn on Twitter. A video showing a man urinating in the Kellogg Rice Krispies production line, surfaced on the internet. Utah lawmakers declare porn a public health crisis.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 11, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Iadarola, Ana, Ben, and Jimmy hosting. Ben Carson announced his endorsement for Trump. Video of Carson saying there are two versions of Trump. Video of Trump saying there are two Trumps, then a few minutes later, when he is asked again, saying he thinks there is only one Donald Trump. Video of Trump saying calling Carson violent was “just part of the game.” Video of Trump his supporters’ violence is due to their anger and passion for their country. In the past, Trump has encouraged his supporters to hit anyone who protests at his rallies. Video of Trump saying his supporters should “hit back” more often.

Hour 2: Ana, Jimmy, Ben, and Kenny Hamilton hosting. Even after being accidentally shot by her 4 year-old son, Jamie Gilt will still be pro-gun. A Joe’s Crab in Minnesota displayed a photo of a black man being lynched as art, with a caption “all I said was I didn't like the gumbo.” B&H is being sued by the Department of Labor for segregating Hispanic employees. The store hired only Hispanic men to work in entry-level labor jobs at its Brooklyn Navy Yard warehouse, which contributed to the exclusion of female, black and Asian employees. In 2007, B&H settled a similar discrimination case with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 10, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Debate expectations discussed. Poll rated Bernie B+ and HRC a B. Washington Post claims HRC the debate winner. Rubio discusses his parents coming to US from Cuba in 1956 with a 4th grade education, but says immigration policies have changed over 60 years. He believes immigration should be based on marriage. New theory shows why Marco Rubio is a loser- blames his advisors. He works for his donors. Cenk calls him an inauthentic politician. He has had over 1000 financial retreats. Also, a claim that his numbers went down because he attacked Donald Trump on a personal level.

Hour 2: Cenk and Ana hosting. Hulk hogan court proceedings against Gawker have begun. Gawker is being sued because they published Hulk Hogan’s sex tape with his estranged friend’s ex-wife, which the estranged friend gave permission to and filmed secretly. A 63 year old financial analysts is facing charges for messing with people’s cell phone receptions with a gadget he purchased from China. Sony has allegedly decided to cut its ties with Dr. Luke. The report claims it is not about the sexual harassment claim, but due to the bad pr scandal it caused them. Kelly Clarkson also commented saying Dr. Luke was a jerk and said Sony forced them to work with him.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 09, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Cenk and Iadarola hosting. After Mitt Romney’s criticism of his businesses, Trump defended all of the businesses he created during his victory speech to prove they were actually successful. Video of Trump bragging about his businesses. A picture of “Trump steaks” shows that there are Bush Brothers Steaks logos on it. Trump Vodka, Trump Magazine, and several other failed projects.

Hour 2: Ana and Cenk hosting. The two Baltimore school cops have been charged for beating a student. Video of officers hitting student. The officer who hit the student was charged with second-degree assault, second-degree child abuse by a custodian, and misconduct in office, and the officer who stood behind him and watched was charged with second-degree assault and misconduct in office.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 08, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Michael Bloomberg has announced he will not run for president. He noted that we cannot afford to give Trump or Cruz a better chance to win. The Washington Post has published 16 negative articles on Bernie Sanders.. A Tax Forgiveness policy is being considered by legislators. The forgiveness would be yet another tax haven/loophole provided to huge corporations.

Hour 2: Ana joins Cenk for SCS. Erin Andrews has been awarded $55 million for her invasion of privacy case. Cenk talks about how he wouldn’t have even sued if this happened to him. Christianity Today newspaper is being criticized for posting a father’s ad for his daughter’s hand in marriage, citing her virginity as a big selling point. Ana talks about having to disappoint her father with her wedding plans that won’t include a priest. Sweden’s Lib party is proposing a new law that would allow an expecting father to have the opportunity to opt out of becoming a parent within 18 weeks of conception. If he chooses to abandon the baby, he will have no financial or parental responsibilities.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 07, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: After the Democratic debate, Bernie is being criticized for being sexist for saying “excuse me, I’m talking,” when Hillary tried interrupting him. Video of Bernie telling Hillary to let him talk. These situations minimize real cases of sexism.

Hour 2: Cenk, Ana, Iadarola. A high school teacher was forced to resign after a student went through her phone, found semi-nude pictures of her and sent them to his friends. The student will now face charges for violating the state’s Computer Crimes Act. Students signed a petition to get their teacher’s job back, receiving over 12,000 signatures. The Supreme Court will consider arguments in the most important case it has heard on abortion rights in two decades, but even though there have been 7 democratic debates, there still has not been a question on abortion. Caitlyn Jenner criticized Hillary Clinton, saying she doesn’t care about women.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 04, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Cenk, Jimmy, and Iadarola host. Ben Carson has officially ended his presidential campaign. Carson is now working as the national chairman of My Faith Votes. Yesterday, Trump desperately defended the size of his dick during the GOP debate. Video of Trump saying his hands aren’t small. Video of Chris Wallace saying the GOP debate was an embarrassment to the Republican party. Audio of Beck and Levin talking about the GOP debate. Video of O’Reilly defending Trump by saying his comments weren’t offensive.

Hour 2: “Bernie Bros” are being accused of being sexist for not supporting Clinton. This situation minimizes real cases of sexism and makes it a political ploy. Whole Foods is getting criticized for selling pre-peeled oranges for $6 each.

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A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from March 03, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.

Hour 1: Talk on the Daily Beast Twitter War Cenk’s currently conducting. Hillary Clinton’s problem of not being able to convince all Black voters to support her. Video of Clinton’s SC victory speech where she paid tribute to 5 minority mothers who lost kids to violence, and helped her campaign for the Black vote. Cenk points out that the killings she mentioned are from states that were about to vote on Super Tuesday. Video of Hillary’s tense interaction with a young Black voter that took issue with her support for a politician the voter didn’t agree with. Her tone was openly dismissive and done with her dispute. Hillary Clinton is planning a huge fundraiser with top lobbyists from DC firms. Hillary has also announced that she is not in favor of TPP, claiming that she didn’t work on the trade agreement.

Hour 2: A professor at the Univ of Kansas was forced out of her job after she used the n-word in class while telling students that her privilege has kept her from seeing the word spray painted on walls. Some of the students were upset about her word choice, and forced her out. Ana comes out hard on college students that feel being challenged is too much for them in the university setting. A high school teacher was forced to resign after a 16 year old student took her phone, searched through it, found semi-nude photos of her, and sent it around. The administration claimed it was still her fault since she didn’t lock her phone from being searched. A UK company is offering its female employees time off for their difficult menstrual cycles. A man in Washington accidentally shot and killed himself when he and his girlfriend were taking selfies with their gun.

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