Pre-show notes follow after the jump…

Original air date: 9/29/13
Total run time:  1:59:31
File size: 57.4 MB

Marvel’s Agents of Shield

We have to talk about the Joss Network TV Problem

Under the Dome season finale

Sleepy Hollow premiers

We started watching Orphan Black

Revolution season premier

There will be a Walking Dead spinoff

S&E saw Wreck-It Ralph

Bill is playing GTA5

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Capitol Hill

* The Republican government-shutdown crisis

* The Republican debt-ceiling crisis

* Extortion politics and a new form of democracy

Foreign-policy breakthroughs

* Syria

* Iran

* Why the GOP is whining

The new GOP leader: Ted Cruz

* He’s no Wendy Davis

1. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)

2. “Armageddon enthusiast” Joel Rosenberg

3. Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor