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Feb 23, 2020

A look at the first South Carolina primary in 1980 and its intended role at the time as a firewall for conservative politics. We also look at how disco sucked, Dylan went Christian and some events that happened at the same time, all unrelated but in their own way meaningful. Lee Rosevere's excellent Music for...

Feb 15, 2020

George Washington was highly influential in constructing a Constitution, but less so when it comes to the Bill of Rights. A few of them he even found unnecessary. We just don't know which ones.

We talk about Washington's role in the convention, his influence on government and what clues he gave in his politics of silence.

Feb 2, 2020

A stubborn impeached governor, odd caucus locations, real estate and politics. Bruce talks about the Iowa Caucus, how it works, changes in 2020, its history and influence and what things look like this year. Impeachment and the current universe of politics in the United States. He finds a silver lining in the...

Feb 2, 2020

The scandal at the end of the 1968 election - the Chennault affair was obscure in history but recently has been examined in great detail.  We look at one component - simply why Hubert Humphrey, Democratic candidate that had information about Nixon's actions, didn't reveal it?    One explanation we don't buy, nor do...