THE FIFTH COLUMN / PODCAST
Guest: JOHN MCwhorter, (professor, columbia university)
Recorded: November 2017
An expansive exchange with renowned social commentator and linguist, John McWhorter. McWhorter is a Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. He's the author of twenty books, including Words on the Move (2017), Talk Back, Talking Black (2016), and Losing the Race (2000).
Ben Dreyfuss was just too young.
The guys chat with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai about the repeal of Title II regulation and Janet Jackson's wardrobe.
Questioning Moynihan's sexuality.
Ten pounds of Gummy Bears and the Meek Mill Guide to Criminal Justice Reform.
Paul Manafort gets a diversity visa straight to jail.
Moynihan and Kmele are on assignment; Welch takes the reins and runs wild with Bill Schulz and Nancy Rommelmann.
You knew what you were signing up for.
Matt's mom bought him a mug; Kmele says completely unacceptable things.
No offense, Melba.
Another wide-ranging, intellectually-stimulating, and very well-lubricated dispatch, feat. Reason's Katherine Mangu-("rhymes with 'fuck you'")-Ward.
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