David Carroll, associate professor at Parsons School of Design joins Rick to talk about his recent co-authored the article, “Confronting a Nightmare for Democracy Personal Data, Personalized Media and Weaponized Propaganda” on how 2016 elections were effected by Profiteers, Partisans, and Destroyers.

Matías Vernengo, Professor of Economics at Bucknell University and Naked Keynesianism blogger joins Rick to dispel the myth that robots are the cause of the massive job losses and that technology, with the right policy, can be a good thing for society.

Isaiah J. Poole, Communications Director with People’s Action and the People’s Action Institute joins Rick to examine the week’s news and information as the CBO Score and Trump Budget dominated the news cycle along with Trump’s Religion Tour and the chocking of a reporter.