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--On the Show:

--Malcolm Harris, freelance writer and editor at The New Inquiry, joins David to discuss his book "Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials"

--An NBC News report says that special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether President Trump told Michael Flynn to lie to senior officials, including Vice President Pence and the FBI, about Russian contacts

--Donald Trump blames the New York City Port Authority attack on a "lax" immigration system and chain migration; however, the perpetrator had a clean record and was from Bangladesh, so Trump's policies would have had no effect on his immigration status

--The David Pakman Show is fighting back against Patreon restructuring and the subsequent dwindling of our contributor total

--Bill Staehle, who served with Roy Moore in Vietnam, says that in the early 1970's he entered a brothel with Moore and after suspecting many of the girls were underage, Moore took a stand and left

--A TDPS viewer sends us 2012 footage that calls into question whether Donald Trump groped Ann Romney, Mitt Romney's wife

--Two federal courts overrule Donald Trump's decree that transgender individuals were to be banned from serving in the US military

--Fifty world leaders get invited to a climate change summit in Paris, France, and US President Donald Trump is snubbed from the list of invitees

--Voicemail insists people are not going to Mars

--On the Bonus Show: Trump drinks 12 Diet Cokes and watches 8 hours of TV daily, people are injuring themselves cutting avocados, Saudi Arabia to lift its movie theater ban, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-12.mp3
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--On the Show:

--A possible pipe bomb has detonated at the Port Authority bus terminal in New York City injuring three; the suspect is in custody

--Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announces that the government's major opposition parties will be banned from competing in next year's presidential election

--Patreon has restructured its service resulting in some portion of our audience canceling their monthly contributions

--Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore (R) has an interview with The Guardian and says "maybe Putin is right” on the topics of United States culpability and same-sex marriage

--Congressional investigators discover emails that show there was a followup between the Trump campaign and Russians after the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting that involved Donald Trump Jr, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, and Natalia Veselnitzkaya

--Women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct unite to demand an investigation into the more than a dozen allegations made against the president

--Juliet Huddy, a former Fox News anchor, claims that Donald Trump tried to kiss her on the lips in an elevator in 2005 or 2006

--Hackers get away with stealing nearly $70 million dollars worth of Bitcoin from the mining service NiceHash

--Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg says his company will beat Elon Musk and SpaceX to Mars, prompting Musk to accept his challenge and sparking a 21st-century space race

--Voicemail discusses alt-right commenters storming the YouTube channel

--On the Bonus Show: Lyft using autonomous cars in Boston, Google Street Views AI can predict race and political party, NASA may have found alien life, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

--On the Show:

--"Jackie Keaton," a former Time Warner Cable retention agent, joins David to discuss training and techniques employed by Time Warner to prevent people from canceling their service

--White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirms it is President Trump's position that it would be okay for bakers to put up signs in their windows saying "we don't bake cakes for gay weddings"

--Caller asks about the rise of the far right in Poland

--Caller has quite the conspiracy theory to share

--Caller presses David on why he won't go vegan

--Caller thinks Trump's narcissism is a threat to national security

--Caller asks about Stephanie Kelton and Modern Monetary Theory

--Caller wonders if Russian President Vladimir Putin will try to infiltrate future US elections

--Caller wants details on Michael Flynn's Russia connections

--Audience Question: Does the Laffer Curve make any sense?

--Audience Question: Should it be easier to qualify for presidential debates?

--Audience Question: What are indicators of intelligence in social settings?

--On the Bonus Show: Eating healthy is better for the environment, man's "do not resuscitate" tattoo stirs up an ethical debate, Amazon delivery driver caught defecating on a man's driveway, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-08.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

--On the Show:

--The conclusion to our interview with Pavlina Tcherneva, Professor of Economics at Bard College, who joins David to discuss Modern Monetary Theory, arguments against it, and its broader economic implications

--During Donald Trump's announcement of his intention to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, the president sounded mush-mouthed and slurred his speech, fueling speculation that Trump might be suffering from dementia

--Michael Flynn, President Trump's disgraced former National Security Adviser, promised sanctions against Russia would be "ripped up" in the first days of the Trump administration, which would allow Flynn to go forward with a business venture to establish nuclear power plants in the Middle East

--Notable discussions from The David Pakman Show Subreddit

--Donald Trump Jr. testifies before the House Intelligence Committee and according to Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA), refused to answer questions regarding what his father knew about the Trump Tower meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya on the basis of attorney-client privilege

--MSNBC reverses its decision to cut ties with "The Majority Report" host Sam Seder

--Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) says that Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) should resign over sexual misconduct allegations, but flip-flops over whether he would seat Roy Moore, Republican candidate for US senator from Alabama, who has also been accused of a number of sexual improprieties

--Pennsylvania State Representative Daryl Metcalfe (R) flips out on Rep. Matt Bradford (D) for briefly touching him on the arm, and defends his own heterosexuality

--Voicemail from the Eggman who tried to influence his wife into buying him a 2018 TDPS calendar

--On the Bonus Show: Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympics, sale of a large diamond aids Sierra Leone, spanking a child can lead to dating violence, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-07.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:28pm EST

--On the Show:

--The first half of our interview with Pavlina Tcherneva, Professor of Economics at Bard College, who joins David to discuss Modern Monetary Theory, arguments against it, and its broader economic implications

--President Trump is expected to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and eventually move the US embassy there from Tel Aviv, a move that could prove completely counterproductive

--After the Access Hollywood tape of Donald Trump bragging about how he gropes women leaked in October 2016, then-Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence got in touch with the RNC and offered to replace Trump on the top of the ticket

--Hatriot Mail

--The David Pakman Show is working through setbacks from YouTube and Amazon by setting new Patreon benchmarks and selling 2018 show-themed calendars

--Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) donates to Democrat Doug Jones' campaign for US Senator from Alabama, making a statement against Jones' Republican opponent Roy Moore, who has been credibly accused by multiple women of sexual assault

--Donald Trump and the Republican National Committee resume their support of Roy Moore, Republican candidate for US Senator from Alabama, just weeks after multiple women accused Moore of sexual misconduct

--Voicemails about cryptocurrency and investing

--On the Bonus Show: Possible TDPS website changes, Supreme Court weighs gay wedding cake debacle, pollution causes children to fall sick in Mexico, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-06.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:08pm EST

--On the Show:

--R. Scott Oswald, trial lawyer and Managing Principal of The Employment Law Group, joins David to discuss the legal implications of the string of sexual misconduct allegations made against public figures

--The Supreme Court rules that President Trump's travel ban affecting six Muslim-majority countries can go into effect while lower courts sort out whether the executive action is legal

--Donald Trump's personal banking information has been turned over to special counsel Robert Mueller, suggesting the FBI's Trump-Russia probe is becoming increasingly focused on financial crimes

--John Dowd, Donald Trump's personal lawyer, says that "the President cannot obstruct justice," a quote that has a strong resemblance to Richard Nixon's "when the president does it, that means that it is not illegal"

--Back when Attorney General Jeff Sessions was a senator debating Bill Clinton's impeachment in 1999, he emphasized that the president can obstruct justice, a stance that has not aged well now that Trump's attorney John Dowd is arguing the opposite

--K.T. McFarland, former Trump transition adviser, wrote in an email on December 29, 2016, that Obama's sanctions against Russia would be bad for the Trump administration and that Russia "has just thrown the USA election to [Trump]"

--Sam Seder, host of "The Majority Report," will not be getting his contract renewed as an MSNBC contributor after alt-right conspiracy theorist Mike Cernovich demands his firing from the network over a 2009 satirical tweet

--Before Sarah Huckabee Sanders was the White House Press Secretary, she tweeted "when you're attacking FBI agents because you're under criminal investigation, you're losing," a statement that has not aged well now that her boss, Donald Trump, is attacking the FBI and under criminal investigation

--Voicemail thinks that MSNBC is the propaganda arm of the DNC

--On the Bonus Show: CVS buys Aetna for $69 billion, chickens and goats help stop child marriage, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos no longer a centi-billionaire, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-05.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

--On the Show:

--Alex Mohajer, co-founder of Bros4America and political writer for The Huffington Post, joins David to discuss the Michael Flynn guilty plea and what it means for the Trump-Russia investigation going forward

--Michael Flynn, President Trump's disgraced former National Security Adviser, has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI and there is substantial reason to believe that he is cooperating with Robert Mueller and "flipping" on Trump; the president responds with a Twitter meltdown

--The Senate passes the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017" by a vote of 51-49, the final version of which was released only a few hours before it was voted on; the bill goes to conference next where it is expected to pass

--2018 TDPS calendars are now available at davidpakman.com/calendar18

--In light of Michael Flynn's guilty plea and the Robert Mueller investigation closing in, Donald Trump takes to Twitter and criticizes his own FBI, saying its reputation is "in Tatters - worst in history"

--The New York Times reports that over the summer, Donald Trump asked Republican Senators Mitch McConnell (KY), Roy Blunt (MO), and Richard Burr (NC) to end the Russia investigation

--Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," says that people close to Donald Trump during the presidential campaign told him that Trump is exhibiting early signs of dementia

--Slobodan Praljak, a Bosnian Croat general convicted of war crimes, commits suicide by drinking poison in court after the United Nations refuses to reduce his twenty-year prison sentence

--Voicemail caller is aggrieved at David not having a favorite president

--On the Bonus Show: CIA Director says Trump's tweets are helpful, David's trip to rural Indiana, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-04.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

--On the Show:

--President Trump is considering selecting Thomas Brunell to run the 2020 census, a man who wrote a book about how to redistrict in a way that makes elections less competitive, presumably to gerrymander districts across the country and guarantee Republican majorities

--Caller believes online trolling and internet anonymity to be a major problem

--Caller wonders if there is any way to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace

--Caller proposes most of the recent sexual misconduct stories have been about liberals

--Caller can communicate with his pets and suggests having a telepathic connection with them

--Caller asks David who his favorite president is

--Caller suspects an economic crash is upon us

--Caller wonders if David would take a job with MSNBC or another corporate media outlet

--Caller asks about YouTube channels dedicated to criticizing TDPS

--Caller plans on going vegan and asks Producer Pat for advice

--Audience Question: What cryptocurrencies do you currently hold?

--Audience Question: Are you willing to cancel your cable and internet service if net neutrality is repealed?

--Audience Question: Are there still political disqualifiers?

--On the Bonus Show: Pokemon GO has caused more than 10,000 traffic accidents, man plans to prove the earth is flat by launching himself in a rocket, tobacco companies admit cigarettes are addictive in ads, and much more...

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Direct download: davidpakmanshow-2017-12-01.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

--On the Show:

--The conclusion to our interview with Andrew Torrez, co-host of "Opening Arguments," who joins David to discuss the legal implications of the FCC gutting net neutrality protections, and the parameters of the Robert Mueller investigation

--After Donald Trump retweeted three anti-Muslim videos, British Prime Minister Theresa May criticized him for the posts, to which Trump responded "don’t focus on me, focus on the destructive Radical Islamic Terrorism"

--Reporting from the Washington Post and New York Times suggests that Donald Trump isn't necessarily lying when he perpetuates demonstrable falsehoods, but rather he is delusional enough to believe his claims

--Notable discussions from The David Pakman Show Subreddit

--The David Pakman Show website has been relaunched and it is faster than ever before

--Weeks after the first sexual assault allegations surfaced against Roy Moore, Republican candidate for US Senator from Alabama, the Real Clear Politics polling average shows Moore has a two-point advantage over Democrat Doug Jones

--A report by the AARP says that if the Republican tax plan were to pass, 20% of seniors, or 6.3 million Americans, would not see their taxes lowered in 2019 and of those, 1.2 million would see a tax hike

--A doctor in Colorado pierces a five-year-old patient's ears, while the child was under anesthesia for an unrelated procedure, and the bill for the piercing alone ended up being $1,877.86, something insurance would not cover

--Voicemail caller explains why he previously left a voicemail reading scripture

--On the Bonus Show: North Korea says it's a nuclear state, scientists closer to creating synthetic life, what could pop the Bitcoin bubble, and much more...

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