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Julian Assange: Hero of the right wing? 9 MIN, 9 SEC

We look at how the Wikileaks founder went from villain to hero for Donald Trump and his supporters.

Guests:
Emily Dreyfuss, Wired

Bank headed by Treasury Secretary nominee allegedly broke foreclosure laws 7 MIN, 57 SEC

A leaked memo from the state attorney general’s office says OneWest Bank, which Steven Mnuchin ran, may have broken state laws during the foreclosure crisis.

Guests:
David Dayen, contributor, The Intercept (@ddayen)

Sports roundup: Trojans, Rams, and Ronda Rousey 8 MIN, 42 SEC

We discuss USC’s Rose Bowl win on Monday over Penn State; The Rams’ new $2.5 billion stadium; and Ronda Rousey’s loss to Amanda Nunes.

Guests:
Jason Sklar, The Sklar Brothers

Where the new civil rights movement goes from here 16 MIN, 18 SEC
If Jack-in-the-Box tacos are so gross, why do we keep eating them? 6 MIN, 13 SEC

They’ve been described as a wet envelope of cat food, so why do Americans gobble up more than 500 million of these tacos a year?

Guests:
Russell Adams, Wall Street Journal

More:
Americans Eat 554 Million Jack in the Box Tacos a Year, and No One Knows Why

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