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David Frum, a senior editor at The Atlantic and former chief speechwriter for President George W. Bush, reports on and details the ways that the Trump presidency is corrupting our Democratic norms and institutions in his new book “Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic.” He joined Rick and guest co-host Rick Tyler, an MSNBC contributor and Republican strategist, to explain some of the paradoxes we see from Trump that are truly concerning and dangerous. He said foreign policy is one example, stating, “Donald Trump is drifting towards a conflict on the Korean Peninsula while at the same time attacking the U.S.-Korea relationship.” The Ricks try to tackle one of the defining questions of contemporary politics: Why does the NRA always seem to win?