In episode 313, Jack and Miles are joined by Disgraceland host Jake Brennan to discuss FiveThirtyEight's personality quiz, Democrats' 2020 nominees, Trump directing Michael Cohen to lie to congress for him, William Barr's confirmation hearing, the speculation on what will end government shutdown, a study that links opioid overdoses and doctors who received gifts for their work, a police department in Pennsylvania asking for drunk people to train with, Netflix using real train crash footage, and more!
1. Most Personality Quizzes Are Junk Science. Take One That Isn’t.
2. Could Dems’ 2020 nominee be someone you’ve never heard of?
3. Why Trump’s Directing Cohen, Others to Lie Would Be Far Worse Than Watergate
4. President Trump Directed His Attorney Michael Cohen To Lie To Congress About The Moscow Tower Project
5. Klobuchar: "A president persuading a person to commit perjury would be obstruction. Is that right?"
6. @LindseyGrahamSC: "If there was some reason to believe that the president tried to coach somebody not to testify or to testify falsely that could be obstruction of justice?"
7. Waiting for a Shutdown to End in Disaster
8. Study Links Drug Maker Gifts for Doctors to More Overdose Deaths
9. Police Seek Volunteers To Drink To Excess
10. Netflix Won't Remove Footage of Real-Life Train Crash From 'Bird Box'
11. lac megantic train crash
12. WATCH: UNKLE - Bloodstain