Manage episode 307862996 series 2355376
Emily, John and David talk about whether President Biden ought to run in 2024, the Rittenhouse verdict and former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull joins the Gabfest to talk about international relations with China.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Edward-Isaac Dovere and Jasmine Wright for CNN: “Exasperation and Dysfunction: Inside Kamala Harris' Frustrating Start as Vice President.”
Jonathan Chait for New York magazine: “Joe Biden’s Big Squeeze”
High Conflict, by Amanda Ripley
David French for the Atlantic: “Kyle Rittenhouse’s Acquittal Does Not Make Him a Hero”
A Bigger Picture, by Malcolm Turnbull
Here’s this week’s chatter:
Emily: Cloud Cuckoo Land, by Anthony Doerr
David: Conversation topic generator thanxiety.com
John: Jonathan Edwards for the Washington Post: “A Michigan Woman Tried to Hire an Assassin Online at RentAHitman.com. Now, She’s Going to Prison.”
For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment John, Emily, and David ask Malcolm Turnbull about the mundane details of life as the leader of a nation.
Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank.
Research and show notes by Shayna Elliot.
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