LISTEN: Ari Hoffman Show, November 18--5pm Hour

Saule Omarova of New York is sworn in during a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington to examine her nomination to be the Comptroller of the Currency, Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Senator Tim Scott slams Biden's Comptroller of the Currency nominee Saule Omarova for her "disdain of the financial services industry." "I cannot think of a nominee more poorly suited to be the Comptroller of the Currency." // Stand your ground: Amid crime surge in Seattle, some take steps to defend themselves; Ballots in recall of Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant are mailed to District 3 voters // Miseducation of America: Chris Cuomo admits CRT is being taught in schools and Bill Maher replies: "Kids are taught and sometimes separated into groups, oppressor and oppressed. Again, does a kid even know what those words mean? Would they gravitate toward that if you hadn't told them?" // Good News: Australian Man, 60, Uses Pocket Knife To Fight Off Crocodile

Offbeat News