Lucien and Michael bring you the latest episode of The 99%, recorded the week of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia!
– We recap last week’s RNC, including Cruz and Trump’s primetime addresses.
– Owen Smith challenges Jeremy Corbyn for leadership of UK Labour.
– Bernie Sanders and Michelle Obama kick off the DNC with captivating speeches as Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigns.
– Hillary chooses Senator Tim Kaine as her Vice Presidential running mate.
– Roger Ailes quits as chief of FOX News.
– The 99-Second Quiz: Can Michael improve his score?
– We discuss the contenders for the next Fine Gael leader: Leo, Frances, Simon or Simon?
– Michael Bolton’s “Time, Love and Tenderness” is our Classic Album.
– Kevin Spacey Film of the Week is an animated classic you might not know Kevin Spacey is in.
– The Irish ban on gay men donating blood is being eased.
– Low Stakes Serial returns, with a horrific case of local government misbehaviour and communication difficulty.
The 99% will return next week with more great discussion and debate.