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Darling Nikki
Nikki Haley as a potential challenger to Donald Trump in the 2024 Republican primary. She's developed an ability to attract donors and media attention, but how long can the Haley Bubble really last? Rick Wilson has answers.
November 30, 2023
The Koch Primary
The Koch brothers' vast political network, which operates as both its own political party and shadow government, has endorsed Nikki Haley in the Republican nomination race.
November 30, 2023
Trump Threatens Civil War
Amee Vanderpool warns: Former President Donald Trump has repeatedly promised to use the Insurrection Act, a law that gives the president wide-ranging powers to use the military as domestic law enforcement, on his first day of office in 2024 to quash any public protests against him.
November 30, 2023
A Most Useful New Word for Our Times
The word "idionut" as the 2023 Word of the Year? The term for willfully ignorant and insane individuals or members of extremist cults should enter everyones lexicon.
November 30, 2023
A Dark Day: Election Rigging, Ratified
David Pepper reports on the final step in a years-long process to subvert democracy in Ohio, with politicians breaking the law and manipulating the system to maintain power. How does he suggest fighting back? Flip the court!
November 30, 2023
What Stuart's Tracking: A Very Different World
All polling is based on modeling, but Stuart's tracking how inaccurate those models have proven to be in a world and electorate that has dramatically changed.
November 29, 2023
What Rick's Tracking?
With New Hampshire and Iowa around the corner, Rick's watching to see how big the Haley-bubble will be, how long it lasts, and how much damage she inflicts on Trump.
November 29, 2023
What Joe's Tracking: The Real Threat To Biden
Joe Biden is facing a challenge in 2024, but is it Trump? The short answer is "no."
November 29, 2023
"Lock Them Up": Trump's Authoritarian Plans for 2025
Controlling bodies in jails, camps, and psychiatric institutions makes strongmen feel powerful, writes historian and authoritarianism expert Ruth Ben-Ghiat.
November 29, 2023
Polls, Politics, and Punditry
This week on The Enemies List, Rick is joined by friend of the show, Molly Jong-Fast to explore the power and pitfalls of political polling, as they dissect the blurred lines between facts and suppositions, revealing how it shapes narratives and fuels controversy. They tackle everything from the influence of polls on election outcomes to the impending presidential political showdown.
November 29, 2023
Strategy Session: Inside Baseball Palooza!
Don't miss this episode! It was back room intrigue, behind the curtain strategy, and life imitating high school. The guys talk about what GOP primary contenders can do to shift their numbers and who they should attack - and what shifts they're already seeing in the electorates attitudes that bode well for President Biden...and so much more!
November 29, 2023
From UFO Conspiracies to Alex Jones Lies To January 6th... With Garrett Graff
What happens when the government doesn't know something? Is it a cover up? Or just more conspiracy fodder? From one conspiracy to another - our friend Garrett Graff joins the show to talk about his new book UFO - and answers some pretty shocking questions. Why there's a direct line between UFO conspiracies and January 6th - what's behind that? What's the real scandal behind the government and UFOs? Hint: It's not bodies covered up in Area 51. How all this could really be transformational.
November 27, 2023
Trump Needs New Customers
Stuart Stevens explains why Biden is in a stronger position than Trump. Ask yourself, are there a lot of new customers who want to buy what Trump's selling?
November 22, 2023
Feelings Thermometers
Joe describes how polls have become little more than "feelings thermometers," and why it's a problem that the media doesn't recognize that.
November 22, 2023
The Renegade Rep: Battling Trumpism
Today on The Enemies List, Rick is joined by former Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger. Together, they explore Kinzinger's journey from GOP member to a renegade figure in the party, his involvement in the January 6 hearings, and the insights shared in his book, "Renegade: Defending Democracy and Liberty in Our Divided Country." This conversation offers a compelling glimpse into our tumultuous political landscape and its implications.
November 22, 2023
Sweating Every Poll? Stop!
Special guest Michael Podhorzer explains why living and dying by every poll between now and next November is pointless.
November 22, 2023
Strategy Session: Why Biden Can Win with Michael Podhorzer
Strategist and data guru Michael Podhorzer joins the guys for a deep dive and some fascinating alternative ways to view the race and numbers heading into 2024. Think Trump has the GOP vote wrapped up? Believe Biden is losing Gen Z? This conversation will make you question everything - in the best of ways.
November 22, 2023
Power & Peril: The Trump Era Exposed
Rick is joined by ABC's Chief WH Correspondent, Jonathan Karl to discuss his new book "Tired of Winning: Donald Trump and the End of the Grand Old Party." They explore the chaotic final year of Trump's presidency and his continued influence on the Republican Party, highlighting a blend of internal discord and controversial decisions that defined the Trump White House. This conversation is a stark reminder of the chaos and peril of a Trump presidency.
November 20, 2023
"Gotta get louder than the liars" with Brian Stelter
Longtime "Reliable Sources" host and author Brian Stelter joins the show with a sneak preview of his new book "Network of Lies" - and you guessed it - it's all about FOX's descent into a propaganda machine. The inside info Brian finds has to be read to be believed. Does Fox's former chief propagandist believe his own rhetoric? Why Brian thinks Tucker has talked himself into it. And behind-the-scenes after Joe Biden's win in 2020 at FOX -- why everyone was whispering the truth while shouting the lie.
November 17, 2023
Trump's Latest Speech Echoes Fascist Rhetoric
Historian Ruth Ben-Ghiat writes about Trump's latest speech and his convincing Mussolini and Hitler impressions - dehumanizing his enemies using their tried and true tactics that led to genocide.
November 16, 2023