Episode 33

­FBI agents arrested a teenager in Oregon over the weekend accused of attempting to detonate a car bomb near a Christmas Tree lighting ceremony. But who was really exposed, the teen or the FBI? Thom talks to reporter Zaid Jilaini about cooperation within the U.S. Muslim community to catch would-be terrorists. Then, a new batch of documents released to Wikileaks reveals growing Middle East support for a U.S. attack on Iran and double lives led by U.S. diplomats abroad. Thom talks to columnist Pratap Chatterjee about what this could mean for diplomatic efforts around the world. Then, it's the season that conservatives call the "War on Christmas". Thom talks to David Silverman about the delicate balance with the separation of church and state.