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Episode 155: A Series of Own Goals

U.S. national soccer team players celebrate winning the Women’s World Cup at Groupama Stadium in Lyon, France, July 7, 2019. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)

Today on The Editors, Rich, Charlie, David, and Michael discuss Biden’s apparent missteps during the primary debates, the disgusting scandal surrounding Jeffery Epstein, and the politicization of the U.S. women’s soccer team win.

Editors Picks:

Light Items:

  • Rich: Dan Murphy, father of Michael Murphy, a heroic Navy Seal.
  • Charlie: 30 Rock.
  • MBD: Building Chernobyl’s MegaTomb on Netflix.
  • David: NBA free agency.

The Editors is hosted by Rich Lowry and produced by Sarah Schutte.

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