Emily, John and David discuss the unseemly rush to replace Justice Ginsburg, the coming presidential debates, and 200,000 COVID-19 deaths.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Emily Bazelon for the New York Times Magazine: “Why Ruth Bader Ginsburg Refused to Step Down
”The Long Game
by Mitch McConnell
Thomas B. Edsall for the New York Times: “Five Things Biden and His Allies Should Be Worried…
Linda Chavez for the New York Times: “Democrats, You Can’t Count On the Hispanic Vote
John Dickerson for the Atlantic: “The Slow-Fingered President
Here are this week’s cocktail chatters:
Emily: Shaila Dewan for the New York Times: “Few Police Officers Who Cause Deaths Are Charged o…
; Michael Tanenbaum for Philly Voice: “Pennsylvania's 'Naked Ballot' Ruling Will 'Cause E…
John: Tariro Mzezewa for the New York Times: “The Flight Goes Nowhere. And It’s Sold Out.
David: Tara Parker-Pope for the New York Times: “Does Wearing Glasses Protect You From Coronavirus?
Listener chatter from Katerina Barry: Mike Pomranz for Food & Wine: “Italy's 'Wine Windows' Were a Product of the Plagu…
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