The Ricochet Podcast
Episode 161: Sowell Men

Guests: Thomas Sowell and John Yoo
Mar 29, 2013
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Do you like good debates about politics and policy? All right, then we’ve got a podcast for you. This week on The Ricochet Podcast, Rob and Peter (Lileks was temporarily banished by the Skype gods) get into a crackling debate on a progressive’s advice to conservatives (thanks, virus cop!). What do you think the great Republican achievements over the past 40 years have been? Tell us in the comments below.

Then, one of the great thinkers of our time –Dr. Thomas Sowell– joins to discuss his new book Intellectuals and Race, whether could Cyprus happen here, and that now infamous RNC post-election report. Finally, our good friend John Yoo stops by to discuss SCOTUS, DOMA, and his quixotic run for the mayor of Oakland, California. 

Music from this week’s show:

Sweet Soul Music by Sam & Dave

EJHill is on a mission from God.

The Ricochet Podcast opening theme was composed and produced by James Lileks

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