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Comey’s Firing, Teeth & Dentistry, and the Bachelorette

Past and Present: Episode 84

On this week’s show, Niki, Natalia, and Neil debate Jim Comey’s firing, teeth and dental care, and the Bachelorette’s first black star.

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Fyre Festival, the 1992 LA Uprisings, and North Korea

Past and Present: Episode 82

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil discuss the causes of the Fyre Festival fiasco, the anniversary of the LA uprisings, and the history of US-North Korea relations.

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Universal Basic Income, Scientific Racism, and Malls

Past and Present: Episode 80

In this week’s episode, Natalia, Neil, and Niki debate the push for universal basic income, the rising visibility of scientific racism, and the disappearance of shopping malls. 

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The Unfriendly Skies, Trump & Syria, and the Easter Egg Roll

Past and Present: Episode 79

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil debate United’s rough treatment of its passengers, Trump’s missile attack on Syria, and the White House Easter egg roll.

 
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The Graham Rule, the Nuclear Option, and Pepsi Protesting

Past and Present Episode 78

In this week’s episode, Neil, Natalia, and Niki debate Mike Pence’s rules for women colleagues, the end of the Senate filibuster, and Pepsi’s attempt to coopt Black Lives Matter.

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Past and Present Episode 77

The AHCA, Children's Sleep, and Planets

In this week’s episode, Niki, Neil, and Natalia debate the fate of the American Health Care Act, the constructed nature of children’s sleep, and Pluto’s place among the planets.

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Past and Present Episode 76

Intersectionality, Beauty & the Beast, and Defunding the NEH & NEA

In this week’s episode, Neil, Natalia, and Niki debate whether intersectionality is a religion, the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, and Trump’s plan to defund the NEA and NEH.

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The LSAT, George W. Bush, and Corporal Punishment

Past and Present Episode 75

In this week’s episode, Natalia, Niki, and Neil debate Harvard’s decision to drop the LSAT, George W. Bush’s newfound popularity, and corporal punishment.

 
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Wiretapping, Wellness Real Estate, and Late-Night TV

Past and Present Episode 74

In this week’s episode, Niki, Natalia, and Neil debate Trump’s wiretapping allegations, “wellness real estate,” and late-night TV.

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