After a short rain delay we have entered the top of the 7th in our political baseball game. The first debate is only 13 days away and we have political coverage of what is happening on the campaign trails today. Be sure to tune in at 3pm and don’t forget to tweet us @thecyclemsnbc during the show.
- Politico’s White House Editor, Rachel Smolkin, joins The Cycle to discuss the state of the race as President Obama speaks at Univision/Facebook event at the University of Miami, and Romney has an event in Sarasota.
- Steven Cook, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, joins the conversation to discuss the situation in the Middle East and how we are positioned to lead the world and remain the preeminent power in the Middle East.
- Lynn Povich, author of The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses and Changed the Workplace, pulls up a chair to discuss her book chronicling her discrimination complaint to Newsweek and the obstacles that still remain for women.
- What is your favorite piece of artwork? The Cyclists reveal theirs today during the Spin Cycle as well as a $120 million piece now on display in New York.