The Fifth Column - Analysis, Commentary, Sedition
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News, politics and culture w/ Michael Moynihan (Daily Beast, Vice), Matt Welch (Reason) and Kmele Foster (Freethink). Each week this triumvirate scrutinize the big stories and offer comment.
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035 w/ Glenn Garvin “Pissing on Fidel Castro’s Grave, Jill Stein’s Recount, and Trump’s Tweets” - The Fifth Column
3 days ago
“Fidel Castro dead, y’all!” Revolutionary, Dictator, Monster and... Human Rights Champion!? No seriously, some idiot wrote that, and worse besides. The Columnists offer an unvarnished appraisal of the newly muerto totalitarian. Glenn Garvin of the Miami Herald is on hand to help make sense of Castro’s legacy and his surprisingly numerous apologists. It’s more than a little disrespectful — but he deserves so much worse.
But Wait, there’s more: Jill Stein raises tons of money, Donald Trump tweets something, there’s a recount, accusations of massive voter fraud and if you set that flag on fire 'somebody gonna go to jail'. @wethefifth