Josh and David open with a discussion of the death of Smiths Station Mayor Bubba Copeland and a debate over the journalistic ethics of digging into his private life.
In the guest segment, House Minority Leader Anthony Daniels joins the podcast to discuss his campaign for the 2nd Congressional District.
They close with this week’s Rightwing Nut of the Week.
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