1/31/24: Republicans oppose border deal, Taylor Swift breaks their brains

1h 0m | Jan 31, 2024

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-- Mitch Prinstein, Chief Science Officer of the American Psychological Association, Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and author of the book "Popular: Finding Happiness and Success in a World That Cares Too Much About the Wrong Kinds of Relationships," joins David to discuss popularity, likeability, and what it predicts about life success. Get the book:

-- Republicans now opposed a border deal to fix the border problems they have been obsessed with for years

-- Taylor Swift has broken the brains of Republicans who are now mired in conspiracy theories about her and Joe Biden

-- Trans people in Florida risk having their driver's licenses revoked based on new directives about gender on licenses

-- Nikki Haley continues targeting Donald Trump's cognitive decline

-- Democratic Congressman Jim McGovern calls Donald Trump a "rapist" on the floor of the House of Representatives

-- Donald Trump is privately telling people that he is more popular than Taylor Swift as his aides launch a "holy war" against her

-- Failed former President Donald Trump appears to have fired his attorney Alina Habba after her total failure in Trump's defamation trial led to an $83.3 million verdict against Trump

-- Voicemail caller asks whether Nikki Haley will endorse Donald Trump when she drops out of the Republican primary race

-- On the Bonus Show: Why a Trump presidency could cause an inflation spike, Democrats urge Biden to deschedule marijuana, Squad member faces DOJ investigation, much more...

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