PODCAST: Is the Trump presidency normal?

By Rachel Rippetoe | March 26, 2017 6:28pm



Photo illustration by Rachel Rippetoe. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.


In November, President Donald Trump was elected President of the United States. As if anyone could forget. Since then, nearly every day has brought about five fresh headlines on scandal, bizarre tweets, policy change and angry press conferences.

There is a common question that swirls throughout commentary and conversations on the news frantically trying to keep up with the peculiar pace of this presidency: “Is this normal?”

Living Editor Rachel Rippetoe sat down with political science professors Bill Curtis and Gary Malecha to discuss this question. Listen as they break down the normalcy of some of the surprising actions by and commons themes surrounding the Trump administration.

Contact Editor in Chief Rachel Rippetoe at rippetoe18@up.edu or on Twitter @rachelrippetoe.
This article was first published here

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