Ep 154 // The Democratic Primaries vs. COVID-19 / ‘Lost Girls’

Premiere DateMar 20, 2020
00:00 Intro
01:15 START /// The Democratic Primaries vs. COVID-19 w/ J. McVay & Joe Virgillito
01:42 Should the primaries in FL, IL, AZ have been postponed?
05:25 Was turnout down from 2016?
09:25 Avoiding a frozen primary?
10:40 How did the last debate affect the race?
14:30 Will Bernie Sanders drop out or should he stay in?
16:02 How should the government help the economy? Are Dems getting outflanked by GOP?
19:47 Bernie’s proposal to help people
22:58 How can Biden win over Sanders supporters?
29:14 Biggest surprise re: COVID-19 /// END
30:52 1st Person: Demauni // Meeting T-Pain As A Kid
34:11 Movie Review: Jacqueline Soller on ‘Lost Girls’
35:52 Movie Chat w/ Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay (Spoiler Alert)
51:40 "Earth Angel" (BTR Live Studio, 2020) Activity
56:52 Outro / Credits
57:39 Finish.

J. McVay is joined by contributor Joe Virgillito to discuss the latest developments surrounding both the Democratic presidential primaries and the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and I will discuss the new Netflix movie, Lost Girls,’ directed by Liz Garbus and starring Amy Ryan, Thomasin McKenzie, Gabriel Byrne, Lola Kirke, and Dean Winters.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by New York band Activity, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu. Joe Virgillito is associate producer.

Mentioned in the episode:

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…
Reg. Contributors Jacqueline Soller Joe Virgillito