LISTEN: John Carlson Show, Aug.27--6am hour

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This GOES-16 GeoColor satellite image taken Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at 2:40 p.m. EDT., and provided by NOAA, shows Hurricane Laura over the Gulf of Mexico. Hurricane Laura strengthened Wednesday into “an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane," The National Hurricane Center said. Laura is expected to strike Wednesday night into Thursday morning along the Louisiana-Texas border. (NOAA via AP)

6am hour -- Seattle is a sore subject for Seattle's mayor when its brought up at Republican National convention, the Republican punch landed this week, Democrats refuse to acknowledge the dysfunction in Portland and Seattle, left-wing media (NY Times and CNN) fret after polls show voters don't like these mobs damaging PDX/Seattle, the laughable defense to last night's RNC speech comments by Seattle's mayor, rioting in Minneapolis last night after a false rumor spreads on social media regarding what turned out to be a suicide, the collision of politics and sports results in NBA playoff game cancellations.

GUEST: UW Atmospheric Sciences professor, meterologist, blogger and author, Cliff Mass, examines the size and scope of Hurricane Laura, why this hurricane is different than Harvey or even Katrina, Mass's response to NYTimes report saying the hurricane's size is connected to climate change; how you can get a free car wash today, Kenosha WI investigators report that knife was found in front seat of Jacob Blake's car, new autopsy report says fentanyl was found in George Floyd's system at time of death in May.

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