Stigall Show Log 5.20.13
6:18 Saturday Night Live parodied Al Sharpton and the IRS scandal this week.
6:21 69 percent of Americans think Benghazi should be investigated.
6:22 Despite the news and scandals last week, President Obama’s approval ratings rose.
6:41 Mitt Romney appeared on Jay Leno’s show and discussed the Benghazi and IRS scandals.
6:57 The Phillies pulled off a spectacular comeback with two homeruns in the 9th inning to beat the Reds.
7:10 On this week’s Monday Morning Matchup, Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna about the IRS investigation of political groups.
7:44 The Philadelphia Horticultural Society is blaming the media for hyping snowy weather for driving down attendance to the flower show.
7:54 A new tax on drinkers and smokers is about to go into effect.
8:10 Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about yesterday’s exciting 9th inning rally.
9:10 Chris talks to Nancy O’Dell from Entertainment Tonight about Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift at the Billboard awards.
9:25 A winning Powerball ticket was sold in Florida.
9:42 The investigation into the leak by the Justice Department led to a Fox News reporter.
9:46 President Obama, while giving the commencement speech at Morehouse College, said politicians focus too much attention on “fleeting issues.“
9:53 Democrats will have to deal with the latest political scandals in the 2014 elections.