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BreakThru Radio Weekly

J. McVay, BTRtoday

BreakThru Radio Weekly
71 minSEP 18
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"Life During Quarantine:

Covid-19 Live Updates: Trump Says He ‘Up-Played’ the Virus, Then Downplays It // NY Times

There's Still An Election:

Catching up: The RNC, DNC, and Kamala Harris is Biden's running mate
Is This the Secret to Selling Joe Biden? // The Atlantic
How much of the country may view the election results as illegitimate... and then what?

What else?

The Oscars’ new rules for Best Picture nominees, explained // Vox

Our Week in Media:

The Ridiculous War-Gaming of the 2020 Election // The New Republic

BTR Live Studio:



Producer/Host: J. McVay
Associate Producer/Contributor: Joe Virgillito
Composer/Editor: Hansdale Hsu

00:00 - Intro
01:27 - Life During Quarantine: Trump doesn’t care about people dying and lies about his response to the pandemic
15:30 - There’s Still An Election: Remember the conventions? / The Biden campaign is wooing younger voters with hints at progressiveness, but no specifics / A large percentage of the country may not accept election results
49:15 - Other News: The Oscars will require better representation for Best Picture nominees
60:55 - Our Week in Media: “The Ridiculous War-Gaming of the 2020 Election” by Osita Nwanevu (The New Republic)
67:44 - "The Offering" (BTR Live Studio, 2020) - Xanthe Alexis
71:18 - Outro/credits
71:58 - Finish.