Charles Sykes was a contributing editor at the Weekly Standard, the host of the magazine’s Daily Standard podcast, and an NBC/MSNBC contributor. He is an outspoken critic of the Trump Administration and of what he calls the conservative “alternative reality” media.
May 2nd, 2019 | 43 mins 30 secs
barr, cheese, economics, exports, journalism, mueller, nafta, nerd prom, olivier knox, usmca, whca, whcd
Olivier Knox, who serves as President of the White House Correspondents' Association, joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the state of journalism, and why he decided to push the reset button on #NerdProm.
May 1st, 2019 | 35 mins 54 secs
2020 elections, charlie kirk, debt, deficits, gop, jacob wohl, joe biden, joe walsh, pete buttigieg
Joe Walsh joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the recent hijinx of Jacob Wohl, the trouble with Turning Point USA, the 2020 elections, and why Republicans have stopped caring about debt and deficits.
April 30th, 2019 | 37 mins 37 secs
2020, donald trump, elections
Kyle Kondik joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent Washington Post column about how President Trump could be re-elected in 2020.
April 29th, 2019 | 34 mins 51 secs
doj, mueller report, robert mueller
David Priess joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent Lawfare story about what Robert Mueller Got Right in his report. Plus, a look at what happens next: investigative hearings, impeachment, or... nothing?
April 26th, 2019 | 38 mins 12 secs
2020, biden, congressional democrats, executive privilege, oversight, subpoenas, trump
Julian Zelizer joins host Charlie Sykes to talk about the coming showdown between Congress and President Trump over testifying before Congress. Will it lead to a Constitutional crisis? Plus, an analysis of Biden's opening salvo in the crowded 2020 field.
April 25th, 2019 | 45 mins 40 secs
2020, bernie sanders, bill weld, donald trump, impeachment, joe biden
Rick Wilson joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the possibility of impeachment, the 2020 elections, what happens if the Dems pick Bernie, and the entrance of Bill Weld in the GOP primary. Will others join him?
April 24th, 2019 | 35 mins 1 sec
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Politico's Natasha Bertrand joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the range of storylines that didn't make it into the Mueller Report.
April 23rd, 2019 | 55 mins 5 secs
christianity, donald trump, entertainment, mueller report, politics
Jonah Goldberg joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Game of Thrones, Veep, and politics as a form of entertainment. Plus, the Mueller report, how dissenting is viewed by tribalists, and about his new venture with Steve Hayes.
April 22nd, 2019 | 44 mins 43 secs
benjamin wittes, lawfare, mueller report
Lawfare's Benjamin Wittes joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his reading diary of the Mueller Report.
April 19th, 2019 | 32 mins 5 secs
William Kristol joins host Charlie Sykes to reflect on the release and reaction to the Mueller report.
April 18th, 2019 | 29 mins 4 secs
Kim Wehle and host Charlie Sykes give their first read of the Mueller Report.
April 17th, 2019 | 43 mins 58 secs
2020, bill weld, donald trump, mueller report, notre dame, pete buttigieg
Tom Nichols joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the burning of Notre Dame, the forthcoming Mueller Report, and how Bill Weld factors into the 2020 elections.
April 16th, 2019 | 49 mins 40 secs
2020, bernie sanders, democrats, donald trump, primaries
Sarah Longwell and Jonathan V. Last join Charlie Sykes to discuss their recent stories about Bernie Sanders and the 2020 Democratic field. Can he actually win it all?
April 15th, 2019 | 34 mins 23 secs
2020, debt, deficits, democrats, elections, entitlements, howard schultz, means testing, medicare for all, republicans
Howard Schultz joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his bus tour of the heartland, why he's exploring a run for president, and why he thinks our two-party system is broken.
April 12th, 2019 | 34 mins 36 secs
2020, democratic primary, florida, healthcare, julian assange, medicare for all, michael avenatti, politics, taegan goddard
Taegan Goddard joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the recent arrest of Julian Assange, the indictment of Michael Avenatti, how Florida and Medicare for All is going to factor into the 2020 Democratic primary, and a look at Goddard's new site: ElectoralVoteMap.com.
April 11th, 2019 | 38 mins 23 secs
2020, joe biden, mueller report, pain, william barr
Tim Miller joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent story on the Joe Biden kabuki theatre, Episcopalians and the presidency, Bill Barr and the Mueller report, and the rationing of contempt.