Grotesque comments comparing police who kill innocent people to golfers choking under pressure barely made a ripple this week as the attacks on truth came thick and fast. In fact, those comments were almost forgotten about in 24 hours. Jarlath asks Marion McKeone why these obvious distraction tactics work and what they are an attempt to distract us from. Donald Trump and Attorney General Bill Barr formed the world’s worst fake news tag team this week to encourage voters to attempt election fraud. Jarlath asks Marion to explain who exactly Bill Barr is and how he came to be the Attorney General.
There’s our listener question of the week, An examination of polling methods and a new look into Trump’s resignation to the spread of Coronavirus. This episode is jam packed.
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