Episode 202 looks at Trumps falsehood-filled reelection kickoff, then explores a fascinating story about Jerry Falwell, Jr. and three great new shows from HBO.
Episode 202 looks at Trump's falsehood-filled reelection kickoff, then explores a fascinating story about Jerry Falwell, Jr. and three great new shows from HBO. Joe Raedle / Getty Images


Guess what? Donald Trump is running for president again, which means he spent a bunch of time this week holding a big stadium kickoff rally in Orlando, Florida, where he lied and lied and sounded like he still thinks he’s running against Hillary Clinton. Rich Smith, Katie Herzog, and Eli Sanders talk about whether the media should even be paying attention to Trump rallies at this point, and what to do if you want to avoid the disinformation machine that is Trump's mouth.

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After that, a deep dive into a juicy New York Times story about a pool boy and evangelical leader Jerry Falwell, Jr. Plus, Rich deconstructs the right-wing attack on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over her truth-telling about the camps that migrants are being held in along the southern border.

Finally, Jasmyne Keimig and Chase Burns talk about three great shows on HBO right now: Big Little Lies, Los Espookys, and Euphoria. Plus...