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COLUMBUS DAY BREAK / CLASSIC EPISODE FROM AUGUST 7, 2017
--On the Show:
--Jessica Pieklo, writer and adjunct law professor in Boulder, Colorado, joins David to discuss the Trump administration's efforts to undermine birth control benefits made possible by the Affordable Care Act
--An attack was launched at the military barracks in Valencia, Venezuela by soldiers staging an uprising against President Nicolas Maduro, leading to the deaths of two attackers and the arrests of eight
--Special counsel Robert Mueller impanels a grand jury for the Trump-Russia probe, suggesting that Muller's investigation has reached the point of having enough evidence to point to criminal conduct
--Documents related to a 2006 real estate sale of two condominiums in Midtown Manhattan from Donald Trump to Eric Trump suggest criminal tax fraud was committed
--President Trump's seventeen-day vacation has begun at his Bedminister, New Jersey golf club, and while the White House asserts it is a working vacation, an Instagram video caught the president playing golf
--Kellyanne Conway, Counselor to President Trump, goes on Fox News and says the Justice Department might consider administering lie detector tests to White House staff members in order to catch who has been leaking information
--Donald Trump is taking full credit for the stock market boom, pointing to the Dow Jones reaching a record high 22,000, yet the president is ignoring the steady decline in value of the US dollar
--Oskar Groening, a 96-year-old former SS officer known as the Bookkeeper of Auschwitz, has been deemed fit to serve in prison after the appeal for his four-year prison sentence gets rejected
--Voicemail from an Australian caller praising the show as "what awesome is"
--Voicemail asks "can you smell what the rock is cooking?"
--On the Bonus Show: West Virginia governor changes party affiliation, teenager's legs 'eaten' by mysterious sea creatures, 1 in 5 sausages contain different meat than labeled, and much more...
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