Episode 29

­Despite the presence of thousands of U.S. troops, it seems the U.S. has not won over the hearts and minds of Afghan citizens. Thom talks about what needs to be done to reverse the destructive cycle that has put Afghanistan near the bottom of many world rankings. Plus, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman wrote that President Obama's storyline has been mostly conservative in nature, having scored few real "progressive" victories. Thom talks with David Frum about Obama's legacy. Then, Warner Brothers has announced the production of a movie about the assassination of John F. Kennedy based on a book co-authored by Thom and Lamar Waldron. Thom talks with Lamar about the movie and about the Kennedy legacy.