For this episode, Ty and Daphne discuss current events, news, and the 2020 Democratic primary. They begin by catching up (00:30) and discussing recent news, including the new SAT Adversity Score (8:18), the potential link between your diet and cancer (21:30), Mnuchin’s decision to delay the Harriet Tubman $20 bill* (27:30), and the rise of White Supremacy in the United States (29:48). Ty and Daphne then turn their conversation to politics (31:30). Specifically, they discuss Biden and other 2020 presidential hopefuls (32:12), election polls and whether “beating Trump” is enough (38:30), and recent developments related to state abortion bans (46:50). They close by having a conversation about the latest news in entertainment. In addition to sharing their reactions to the Game of Thrones finale (55:40), they discuss Spike Lee’s See You Yesterday (1:05:55), Avengers: Endgame (1:09:15), and sexual assault allegations against actor Jason Mitchell (1:14:05)
*Correction: The Harriet Tubman $20 bill was originally scheduled to be released in 2020 to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment. Mnuchin's decision to delay the release of the bill is unrelated to this anniversary.