C&M94: Shitshow Starts November 9th

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Shitshow - Carl and MikeShitshow Starting November 9th 2016 Show Notes and Links.

In Shitshow, the last episode before the election, Carl and Mike lament that no matter who wins, it’s going to be a shit show starting November 9th. Plus dissecting  Trumps base, and politicizing our institutions. Leave your political correctness at the door, it’s time for Carl and Mike.

[00:46]: Shitshow

Carl and Mike lament that whoever wins the election, we’re in for a shitshow for the next four years.

[05:59]: The Trump Trifecta

Carl and Mike discuss the three groups that make up the Trump coalition and how it has reshaped the Republican Party.

[07:38]: Trump’s Symbolic Win

Mike lays out how all Trump needs are one or two symbolic wins to satisfy his base.

[09:43]: Politicizing Our Institutions

From the FBI to the Supreme Court it’s all politicized.

 

SHIT SHOW LINKS:

 Next Week’s New Yorker Cover Really Sums Up Election Angst: http://gothamist.com/2016/11/04/new_yorker_cover_fear.php 

Comey’s Blunder Politicizes the FBI: http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/editorials/article111720802.html

Justice Thomas: We’re destroying our institutions.

http://www.politico.com/story/2016/10/clarence-thomas-washington-broken-230378

Trumps Base Is Not Poor, It’s Middle Class: http://www.thestranger.com/slog/2016/11/07/24675536/trumps-base-is-not-poor-its-middle-class

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