Jul 14 • 59M

Putin’s Spartacus Problem (Robert Wright & Mickey Kaus)

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Robert Wright
Conversations with a series of people who have nothing in common except that program host Robert Wright is curious about what they’re thinking.
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0:04 Mickey bats .500 on this week’s news quiz
4:51 Gen. “Spartacus” and other Russians with attitude
16:33 What (or who) is impeding peace in Ukraine?
23:32 What Biden has that other possible Dem candidates don’t
35:36 What Trump’s messaging has that DeSantis’s doesn’t
39:13 Untangling Threads’s early days
52:38 Parrot Room preview: AI update; the mysterious Gal Luft; the irony of Klaatu’s speech; Mickey’s diversity epiphany; Canadian euthanasia initiative; Silo spoilers; AMC Pacer maker passes; Bob’s China vindication; Alan Arkin speech debate round three

Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Mickey Kaus (kausfiles, The End of Equality). Recorded July 13, 2023.

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