Ep. 52: The Worst (Best) Political Screw-Ups Of 2018

Josh, David and TPM’s editor for special projects and prime, John Light, run through the winners of TPM’s annual Golden Duke awards, named for the scandal-plagued former member of Congress Randy “Duke” Cunningham. From Michael Cohen to Rudy Giuliani to Jacob Wohl to Scott Pruitt, we look back at the political disasters that were. Our judges ended up with a lot of ties this year, and Josh casts the tie-breaking vote.

Read our full, weird list of winners and losers here.

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