As politicians, members of the press, and pundits publicly mourn the death of President George H.W. Bush, John Knefel brings up a part of his legacy which is discussed much less frequently: his role in the Iran-Contra Affair.
Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch.
Music featured in the episode: "Awake” by Tycho
Joe Virgillito looks at prediction markets and their relationship to elections. Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay on new movie Birds of Prey.’ Plus a preview of Pom Pom Squad’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
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