VaprBayRadio #7: "Russian hacking", Boomers, 24-hour news, and ancient Jewish antipathy

There’s been lots of talk lately about Trump colluding with the Russians, but if the Russians didn’t hack the Democratic National Committee then there’s nothing to collude with. Tonight we examine these allegations of Russian state actors hacking the DNC. It’s also important to critically consider the 24-hour news cycle, without which, I argue, completely unsubstantiated theories would not be so readily accepted as fact. The generation most susceptible to the manipulations and disinformation tactics associated with this form of news consumption is the Baby Boomers. Regarding them, I have a thing or two to get off my chest. We must also consider the ancient Jewish antipathy toward Russia.

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