Shitshow 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.
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