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Defying the Odds

Defying the Odds
New book about the 2016 election.

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Arnold Goes There

In Defying the Odds, we discuss the 2016 campaign, where Trump suggested that he would not acknowledge defeat.  His legal challenges to the election of Joseph Biden have toggled between appalling and farcical.    But his base continues to believe the bogus narrative.


In a video, Schwarzenegger says:
I grew up in Austria. I'm very aware of Kristallnacht, or the Night of Broken Glass. It was a night of rampage against the Jews, carried out in 1938 by the Nazi equivalent of the Proud Boys.
Wednesday was the day of Broken Glass right here in the US. The Broken Glass was in the windows of the US Capitol. But the mob did not just shatter the windows of the Capitol, they shattered the ideas we took for granted.