Nico and Shaine discuss Trump’s decision to pull troops out of Syria and Afghanistan and the subsequent reaction and the government shutdown. Plus, they discuss this week in weird news.

Main:
Syria: https://www.wsj.com/articles/senator-says-trump-is-re-evaluating-quick-syria-withdrawal-11546194357
Scott Horton Show episodes: https://scotthorton.org/interviews/12-21-18-aaron-mate-on-the-russiagate-truthers/
https://scotthorton.org/interviews/12-20-18-mark-perry-on-trumps-decision-to-withdraw-from-syria/

Shutdown:
https://twitter.com/i/events/1079092093555924992

Weird news:
Journalism ball drop: https://abcnews.go.com/amp/US/years-eve-ball-drop-celebrate-journalists-press-freedom
Calorie limit in Britain: https://reason.com/blog/2018/12/28/british-food-nannies-want-to-slap-that-b
Big balls: https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/08/men-are-injecting-fillers-in-their-scrotums-to-get-bigger-balls-8116964

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