Michelle Lee, Fact Checker Extraordinaire at the Washington Post joins the pod to talk about how to fact check Donald Trump, her experience reporting in Maricopa County on Sheriff Joe Arpaio, online bullying of an female Asian-American reporter, and much much more! Tony and Kevin also do a deep(ish) dive on Evan Osnos’s latest reporting on North Korea in the New Yorker.
- Evan Osnos’s Piece on North Korea (New Yorker)
- Washington Post Fact Check Tracker on Trump
- Trump Sabotaging Obamacare by Pulling Funding (VOX)
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