Grace and Connor review the book, Hillbilly Elegy, by J. D. Vance. Poverty, race, pessimism, marriage, and drug abuse, among working class whites and how they choose to support Trump. The book is about to be made into a Netflix movie directed by Ron Howard.
author, crazy, extreme or realistic? How important is the traditional male
role? Is masculinity critical? Is there a tribal instinct that drives
heterosexual men to strive to impress one another rather than women?
On today's show: Jordan Peterson '12 Rules for Life' - Dueling Dialogues Ep.154
Grace and Conor review anti PC and Canadian, Jordan Peterson's book, 12 Rules for Life an Antidote to Chaos. Peterson makes sense of the crazy world we live in. Trudeau's approval rating tanks amid scandal. Trudeau fired AG Jody Wilson-Raybould allegedly because she refused to be influenced on SNC-Lavalin criminal trial. The company is charged with allegedly defrauding Libya of well over $100 million, alleged illegal donations to the Liberal party. SNC-Lavalin's biggest shareholders are the Quebec civil servant union and Saudi Arabia. Chief advisor to Trudeau, Gerald Butts, recently resigned. Liberals unanimously vote to keep the investigation closed to the public, Wilson-Raybould abstains from voting with her party and she hires ex-supreme court justice as legal council on what she can and cannot say.
Oliver, the adorable and inquisitive Doodle, gets into a bit of trouble and must spend a few moments reflecting in timeout. Convinced that if he were small like Cousin Nikki he wouldn't get into trouble, he embarks upon a journey, in "Too Big Too Little," Oliver learns, sometimes the rules even punishment teaches us about ourselves. We are all unique and that's okay.