This week on Middle Theory, a recent white nationalist march in Charlottesville was met with counter protests, which resulted in one death and nineteen injuries… and in the aftermath, Donald Trump’s comments became the central focus of the issue. While Trump defended Continue reading 08.17.17. Clash in Charlottesville
This week on Middle Theory, we delve into the concerning exchanges between Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, which some have already compared to the Cuban Missile Crisis. We don’t have to tell you how screwed up the world Continue reading 08.08.17. Loco NoKo
This week on Middle Theory, in the wake of Anthony Scarramucci’s abrupt departure, the White House continues its war on leaks about its integral operations. This week, all hell is breaking loose… quite literally for some. Employees at one business Continue reading 08.06.17. Leaks of Fury
This week on Middle Theory, John McCain, “The Maverick,” makes a ‘historic’ tie-breaking vote that stops the GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. As we look at the news this week, controversy surrounds the recent attempt to leave the Continue reading 07.28.17. The Maverick
This week on Middle Theory, as Sean Spicer steps down as White House Press Secretary, we look at the contentious relationship between Donald Trump’s administration and the American media. As we delve into the news this week, a contentious debate Continue reading 07.22.17. So Long, Spicer
This week on Middle Theory, while questions remain about Donald Trump and potential collusion in the 2017 election, the best evidence thus far may have just been revealed willingly by Donald Trump Jr. There is a serious disturbance in space-time Continue reading 07.16.17. Collusion!
This week on Middle Theory, the world watches as President Donald Trump meets with Russian leader Vladimir Putin at the 2017 G20 summit. As we begin our foray into the biggest news in the world this week, we ask ourselves Continue reading 07.07.17. G20: The Handshake
This week on Middle Theory, for some reason Donald Trump’s latest “Twitter-Tantrum” are the leading story in the news (again). What does the ongoing saga of our commander in chief’s social media activity tell us about him, his mental state, and Continue reading 06.30.17. Trump’s Twitter-Tantrum
This week on Middle Theory, we begin by looking at the movement to have the United Nations ban cultural appropriation, in an effort to enforce that ever-fine-line between appreciation, and appropriation. But should things like yoga be considered “cultural appropriation”, in Continue reading 06.23.17. Philando Castile: Justice Served?
This week on Middle Theory, we kick things off by remembering that most famous ancient Chinese curse (which may or may not actually be an authentic, ancient Chinese curse, but nonetheless… ). Our discussion moves from talk of Oliver Stone’s Continue reading 06.16.17. Bases Loaded
This week on Middle Theory, we cover the testimony given by former FBI director James Comey, given before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8, 2017. Kicking things off, we pick up where we left off last week with an Continue reading 06.08.17. Sweet Baby James
This week on Middle Theory, we analyze the decision by President Trump for the United States to leave the Paris Climate Accord. Stop the presses… can YOU figure out the TRUE meaning of “Covfefe”? Apparently, this obvious misspelling by The Donald was Continue reading 06.02.17. Paris Climate Accord: Like a “Covfefe” In the Night