HBO’s "Girls" tackled abortion Sunday night -- in a typically atypical way. There were no tears, no big consultation conversation. Like the show in general, it was casual, weird and uncomfortable, but it was also refreshing.
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After spending a week watching exclusively Russian TV, New York Times Magazine Contributor Gary Shteyngart joined the panel to recap what he learned and wrote about in his article “Out of My Mouth Comes Unimpeachable Manly Truth.” watch
Caption: Former National Security Council Director for Iraq and Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation Douglas Ollivant says the outcome in Iraq is now clear, ISIS will lose its battle to hold territory. watch
Kenneth L. Shropshire, Author of “Sport Matters: Leadership, Power, and the Quest for Respect in Sports””has done extensive research on some of the most troubling aspect of American athletes. He joined the panel discuss the place of morality and maturity watch
Some of the 2016 GOP hopefuls are running into trouble as they prepare up for a national race. Former Governor Jon Huntsman and NBC Senior political Correspondent for NBC News Perry Bacon have some advice for them. watch
Is Russian President Vladimir Putin the biggest threat to national security? Clifford Gaddy, Co-Author of “Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin” argues that the only way to predict what Vladimir Putin will do next is to understand his complex personality. watch
Lisa Green, Author of, “On Your Case: A Comprehensive, Compassionate (and Only Slightly Bossy) Legal Guide for Every Stage of a Woman’s Life” joined the show to discuss how women and men can prepare for all of life’s challenges. watch
MSNBC’s “The Cycle” which premiered in 2012 is a live, one-hour ensemble opinion show that features conservative commentator Abby Huntsman, author and pundit Touré, The Nation correspondent Ari Melber and former Congressional candidate Krystal Ball. The Cycle is a “TIS” show – topical, interesting, and smart. The panel brings a young perspective on everything from politics, the economy, the media, sports and popular culture. You never know who or what might be discussed at the table.