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Dinner Table Politics

May 29, 2018

Recording this episode pre-Roseanne, Abby and Jim wonder if "Solo: A Star Wars Story's" underwhelming box office performance has a political explanation. They then discuss whether medical marijuana is a solution to the opioid epidemic, and how President Trump's on-again, off-again summit with North Korea will impact...


May 23, 2018

This "very special" episode of Dinner Table Politics was actually recorded after the Parkland school shooting and never released, but the Texas school shooting has made it all too relevant again.

Abby and Jim share their thoughts and prayers about thoughts and prayers and discuss what kind of concrete actions are...


May 16, 2018

Abby and Jim discuss the opening of the American Embassy in Jerusalem, the end of the Iranian nuclear deal, and the massive layoffs at the Salt Lake Tribune. And was a religious bigot like Robert Jeffress really the best choice to give a prayer at the embassy dedication?

Plus both Abby and Jim give armchair reviews of...


May 8, 2018

Abby returns to the dinner table to talk with Jim about the historic summit between North and South Korea, the Stormy Daniels mess, whether Melania and Donald Trump have a functional marriage, and whether or not the personal morality of a president matters. Also, could the Korean Peninsula someday be home to a...


May 1, 2018

BYU freshman political science major Eliza comes to the dinner table to talk about Kanye West and Donald Trump and whether Chance the Rapper is right about African-American loyalty to the Democratic Party. Jim also defends the honor of his alma mater, Calabasas High School, from possible Kardashian encroachment.

The...