A scandal involving parents who paid for admission preference for their children to attend prestigious universities is referred to as “Cheat-gate.” Inflammatory and derogatory private chat group messages from Puerto Rico’s embattled Governor, Ricardo Rossello, is labeled “Rickygate.” Have scandals become the "norm-gate"? Dwain and Cliff offer interesting perspectives on 14th and U.
The world is seeing more tornadoes, hurricanes, and epic floods with increasing intensity. Many scientists say it is due to climate change. Just as many experts say that melting ice caps, rising sea levels and strange weather patterns are cyclical and nothing to worry about. Dwain and Cliff are just as split on the issue. In this discussion on 14th and U, they both argue their side.
Today, what seems true often turns out to be a lie, and what seems to be hyperbole ends up being true. Have we entered a culture of lies and deception where we don’t know what is truth? Cliff and Dwain endeavor to get answers to these questions over lunch at 14th and U.