Fallout from Bret Stephens’s Twitter-bedbug beef (03:00), the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week (19:30), Lawrence O’Donnell’s snafu on MSNBC (24:15), news for next month’s Democratic debate (30:30), plagiarism in podcasts (33:30), and more.
Bedbugs and The New York Times, Lawrence O’Donnell’s Faceplant, and Podcasts and Plagiarism
Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week
Even in an age when sportswriters are hyphenates (reporter-podcaster-whatever pays the bills), The Athletic’s McNicholas leads an odd and fascinating double life
LeBron is shredding the notion that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s points record would never be broken. But the NBA’s other major career records might really be untouchable.
Verno and KOC also discuss the latest trade rumors
The lads preview the Calcutta Cup and Warren Gatland’s revived Ireland rivalry