It’s 2017! Neal is back and Jay is along with him talking to John Schindler (on Twitter, @20Committee) from The Observer and an intelligence expert about Donald Trump, the Russians, and the Chinese. John lays out his thoughts on the Russian hacking of the DNC, the extent of it, as well as offering up commentary on Julian Assange and Wikileaks. John also talks about Trump’s national security and national defense team (fan of Mattis, not of Flynn) and what he sees coming down the road.

John was a great guest and you don’t want to miss this.

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  1. Profile photo of OccupantCDN Coolidge

    Is it just me? or does this podcast only last 11 seconds?

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    • January 11, 2017 at 12:11 pm
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    OccupantCDN (View Comment):
    Is it just me? or does this podcast only last 11 seconds?

    All that John has to say that’s worth listening to 🙂

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    • January 11, 2017 at 12:44 pm
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    Yes OccupantCDN, I’ve listened to the first ten seconds many times, hoping it gets fixed soon. >:-(

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    • January 11, 2017 at 3:02 pm
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    It’s playing the full show here. Are you all still seeing this issue?

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    • January 11, 2017 at 3:24 pm
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    OccupantCDN (View Comment):
    Is it just me? or does this podcast only last 11 seconds?

    Cunctator cleared his browser cache and that got it working for him. Can you please try as well?

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    • January 11, 2017 at 4:03 pm
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    1. I agree with Austin Murrey. Don’t need an anti Trump rant.
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    • January 11, 2017 at 7:36 pm
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    Max Ledoux (View Comment):

    OccupantCDN (View Comment):
    Is it just me? or does this podcast only last 11 seconds?

    Cunctator cleared his browser cache and that got it working for him. Can you please try as well?

    Thanks, I was able to listen to the show..

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    • January 12, 2017 at 7:57 am
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    Austin Murrey (View Comment):

    OccupantCDN (View Comment):
    Is it just me? or does this podcast only last 11 seconds?

    All that John has to say that’s worth listening to 🙂

    I was thinking that was a bit harsh – but then I listened to what he had to say… I googled John Schindler DO NOT click on the google images… He’s a unique fellow who found new ways for his private to get him fired…

    I’ve liked Neal and Jay, I liked that they let their guest bloviate and expound on his points of view – a lot of interviewers dont do that – its just unfortunate that this guy sounds like a complete nut.

    I think Trump is smart enough not to bumble his way into a nuclear exchange with China… Low bar perhaps – but it takes 2 to tango, and China will find clever ways to defuse any confrontation with and make sure things dont get out of hand.

    ((IN a side note – how can Julian Assange be a traitor – IF he’s not an American citizen?))

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    • January 12, 2017 at 8:18 am
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    I’m not even a Trump fan and I felt this guy went a little over the top in his predictions. Not necessarily because Trump is so smart, but are the Chinese and Russians really all that excited to use nuclear weapons even if their standards are different from ours? I thought that’s what MAD was supposed to prevent.

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    • January 12, 2017 at 9:52 am
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    Great podcast. Thanks

    • #10
    • January 15, 2017 at 7:41 am
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