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Jay Ackroyd

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Live & lively. Informal & informed conversations about politics, policy, economics, media, science and more. Sundays feature a panel of prominent members of the liberal blogosphere. Wednesdays dedicated to science, authors and practitioners with hosts Alan Boyle, Tom Levenson and Jennifer Ouelette. Thursdays, Jay Ackroyd talks public affairs, mostly with authors, mostly about progressive issues. , presented simultaneously through the 3-D Second Life communications platform.

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The science of swaying popular opinion: think vaccines. Dartmouth political scientist/psychologist Brendan Nyhan specializes in the cognitive biases that come with identity politics. Jennifer and Brendan talk about the psychology of... more

Fast Track in the House and why Obama is being Obama. Bernie and Hillary, Elizabeth Warren's letter about the SEC. Progressive: what's in a name? RJ Eskow, Dave Johnson and Jay Ackroyd. Political satire from Culture of Truth.... more

Jay and digby discuss the motley collection of GOP talent holding and running for office, and what it says about the state of American politics. Also, horse race coverage vs issue-oriented coverage: how can voters and citizens influence the... more

Alan Boyle talks with Mark Showalter, a planetary scientist at the SETI Institute, about the latest findings about Pluto and its moons, next month's flyby of the dwarf planet by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, the "Our Pluto" program to... more

Political satirist Culture of Truth bases The Bobblespeak Translations on Meet the Press and/or This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Using show transcripts, he creates the 'most ridiculous moment' for Virtually Speaking Sundays. Two... more

Bernie Sanders: Sinking the campaign.TPP, Malaysia and the Strait... more

Jay talks with Jacob Lief, co-founder of the Ubuntu Education Fund and author of I Am Because You Are Ubuntu Education Fund provides world-class health and educational support to the orphaned and vulnerable children of Port Elizabeth,... more

Political satirist Culture of Truth bases The Bobblespeak Translations on This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Using show transcripts, Culture of Truth creates the 'most ridiculous moment' for Virtually Speaking Sundays where two... more

Developments in the Freedom Act; differential media treatment of Waco vs Baltimore; the latest from the republican klown car. Commentary from digby, Andrew Jerrell Jones and Jay Ackroyd. Plus another ridiculous moment from... more

Political satirist Culture of Truth bases The Bobblespeak Translations on Meet the Press and/or This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Using show transcripts, Culture of Truth creates the 'most ridiculous moment' for Virtually Speaking... more
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