The Brian Lehrer Show Live: Trump, Inc., Alyssa Mastromonaco, Ari Melber and A.J. Jacobs'The Brian Lehrer Show Live'
Originally Aired: Monday November 12, 2018
Join WNYC’s Brian Lehrer for a live broadcast of his Peabody Award-winning radio show from The Greene Space.
He’ll talk national politics with Alyssa Mastromonaco, co-host of the Crooked Media podcast Hysteria; the Mueller investigation with MSNBC’s Ari Melber; Trump, Inc. with WNYC’s Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz, and ProPublica’s Eric Umansky; and tracing the journey of a morning cup of coffee with writer A.J. Jacobs.
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Where Mueller Goes From Here
10:00 am – 10:30 pm
Ari Melber, MSNBC’s chief legal correspondent and the host of “The Beat with Ari Melber,” talks by phone about the Mueller investigation, Jeff Sessions’ ouster and more.
A Crooked Media Take on Politics
10:30 am – 11:00 am
Alyssa Mastromonaco, co-host of the Crooked Media podcast Hysteria and the author of Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House (Twelve, 2017), talks about the latest national political news.
Trump, Inc. – Now What?
11:00 am – 11:40 am
Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz, co-hosts of the Trump, Inc. podcast at WNYC, and Eric Umansky, deputy managing editor of ProPublica and the podcast’s editor, discuss investigations into the president’s finances and dealings with Russia during his campaign in the wake of the midterms and the firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
11:40 am – 11:59 am
A.J. Jacobs, host of the podcast Twice Removed, NPR commentator and contributing editor at Esquire, author of The Year of Living Biblically, The Know-It-All, and the new book Thanks A Thousand: A Gratitude Journey (Simon & Schuster/ TED, 2018), decided to trace the journey of his morning cup of coffee, thanking each person who played a part and share what he learned about coffee — and the effects of gratitude.