Hi all! Great work with all your micro-assignments! The theme this week is Twitter, so micro-assignment #3 is to tweet out a recommendation to the show with a link. The link is important! You can use this iTunes link, Soundcloud, Stitcher, Pocketcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts. You can also RT links from our Twitter feed.
Whether it’s ISIS, the refugee crisis, or racial tensions here at home, the polling shows Americans are worried.
Fox News poll
The Sun (UK) poll of Muslims
The Sun poll methodology
CNN/KFF poll on race
Let’s talk Twitter with Adam Sharp
Twitter polls, Twitter sentiment, and our own true Twitter confessions. We talk to Adam Sharp, head of Campaigns, Elections, News & Government at Twitter.
Carson’s had a tough week, which seems to help Cruz. What can stop Trump? Seemingly nothing. And what’s going on on the Democratic side?
Pass the Government Roles please
People may want smaller government, but even Republicans see a government role for education and the environment.
Millennials like censorship and Snapchat
Millennials are more likely to support censoring than any other group. And can they be reached on Snapchat? We talk to our resident Millennial expert: Kristen.
Pew study on Millennials
Washington Post on Snapchat poll
Politico on Snapchat poll
The Selfie Vote
Let’s talk about Adele, and, uh, Justin Bieber
Are you alone in your love for Adele? (No.) What about Kristen’s love of Justin Bieber? (Yes.)
PPP on musicians
We give thanks to polling
Do the guys at 538 even listen to this show? Let’s find out! And we weigh in on green bean casserole and shopping.
538 on side dishes
Arthur Brooks/NYT on giving thanks
PPP on Thanksgiving
Whether it’s about refugee crisis, race, role of government, or turkey, please take this week to say something nice about someone of the other party--even (especially!?) if that person is in your family.
And, while you’re at it, say something nice about us. On Twitter.
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