Episode 24: Outwardly pervy

It’s Fitz’s turn to be off, so Sarah and Luis talk about Rep. Don Shooter being kicked out of the Arizona Legislature, the TUSD Board clashing over MAS and the memo that pits the Republicans vs. the FBI.

Listen and check out the show notes below.

The opening clip is from CBS 5 in Phoenix, which had a strange interview with Rep. Don Shooter.

1:00 – Members of the TUSD Board had a difference of opinion over a resolution regarding the MAS program.

10:40 – Drop the mic! Don Shooter is out of the Arizona Legislature.

22:55 – A reader chimes in on Rep. Todd Clodfelter’s appreciation of the Confederate flag.

25:50 – A brief look at Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address.

28:40 – House GOP going full steam ahead on releasing a memo critical of the FBI.

35:00 – Our groovy recommendations for the week:

Luis is still a huge fan of “The Good Place,” which ended its second season Thursday.

Sarah thinks you will enjoy Jack Black in “The Polka King.”

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Episode 14: The Franken-Moore Scale

Welcome to The Point Being podcast for the week of Nov. 17

The Star’s editorial team (sans Fitz this week) talks about what to do now that Prop. 204 is dead, harassers and creeps, letters to the editor and the UA refusing to share information.

Listen and check out the show notes below.

0:54 – Last Sunday’s editorial and what to do now that Prop. 204 has been defeated by the voters.

2:25 – A wide ranging conversation on alleged sexual harassers and run-of-the-mill creeps. Including Don ShooterRoy MooreAl Franken and Matthew Weiner.

19:20 – A letter writer chimes in with an interesting take on Lincoln, Trump and Russia.

21:56 – Letter writer Pat Moran is grateful to have her son back from Afghanistan.

24:15 – This Sunday’s editorial concerns the University of Arizona being unwilling to share with the Star what it’s doing to train student athletes in sexual violence prevention.

28:35 – Our groovy recommendations for the week:

Luis was raised by television so it’s no wonder he likes the Raised by TV podcast hosted by Lauren Lapkus and Jon Gabrus.

Sarah is listening to Vice President Joe Biden read his book “Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose.”

Thanks for listening!