The David Pakman Show

The David Pakman Show - July 11, 2016

July 11, 201654 min
On the Show: --John Johnson, MIT PhD who runs an econometrics consultancy in Washington, D.C and co-author of Everydata: The Misinformation Hidden in the Little Data you Consume Every Day, joins David to discuss how to avoid falling prey to misinformation, including political polls and claims by advertisers --Twelve police officers in Dallas were shot (five of whom died) by of 25-year-old black man Micah Xavier Johnson, who according to police wanted to kill white people, specifically white cops --The Dallas shooting was indeed a racially motivated hate crime --Noteworthy Amazon items: Game of Thrones, Mr. Robot --Students for Justice in Palestine has linked the Dallas shooting, and shootings of black people by police, to Israel --The Dallas shooting was not the first time police have used bombs on citizens; in 1985 Philadelphia there was an aerial bomb dropped by police --Sen. Bernie Sanders has acknowledged that he plans to join presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton on the c

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