139. Terrorists, Climate Catastrophists, and Trump
When you say Paris this week, one thinks of jihadi killers – but that’s not what President Obama thinks about. He’s looking forward to the great summit on climate change set to begin there next week. Jay and Mona welcome Steve Hayward, the right’s most astute analyst of the folks he has christened the “climatistas,” to fill us in on what to expect. Will it be a second Kyoto? More end runs around Congress perhaps? Steve explains what it means to be a “luke-warmer” on climate.
Next, the conversation moves to John Kerry and his staggeringly gross comments about the terrorists and murder (some are “understandable” apparently), an update on the collective nervous breakdown on American campuses, memories of Bill Buckley’s unsuccessful mayoral race in 1965, whether you should shake hands with a dictator, and what will happen if the Republican party actually nominates you know who.
Help Ricochet By Supporting Our Sponsors!
For a limited time, The Great Courses has a special offer for “Need To Know” listeners. Order any of four bestselling courses, including The Everyday Gourmet courses, and get up to 80% off. Go to thegreatcourses.com/NTK
Get control of your inbox! Try SaneBox today and get two weeks for free. VisitSaneBox.com/ricochet. No credit card needed
Subscribe to Need to Know in iTunes (and leave a 5-star review, please!), or by RSS feed. For all our podcasts in one place, subscribe to the Ricochet Audio Network Superfeed in iTunes or by RSS feed.