Is the Florida Governor an heir to the former President or his strongest opponent in 2024? Plus, behind the scenes with the organist at the legendary Madison Square Garden.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has shown himself uniquely skilled at attracting attention beyond the borders of his home state. An Ivy League-educated anti élitist firebrand he is willing to pick a fight with anyone reporters health officials teachers Disney to grab a headline. He practically radiates ambition the staff writer Dexter Filkins tells David Remnick. He sounds like Trump except that he speaks in complete sentences.
Its hard to say how much of Ron DeSantis is ideological and how much is opportunism. Filkins joined Remnick to talk about DeSantiss claim to the mantle of Donald Trump. Plus, a new kind of dating algorithm tries to get young people to think about meeting partners for the long term and we go behind the scenes at Madison Square Garden where the organist Ray Castoldi has been conducting the soundtrack to Rangers games for more than 30 years.At campuses across the country students are taking an online survey designed to find them a long term match. Can algorithms point the way to more satisfying relationships?Perched high above the ice the organist Ray Castoldi has conducted the soundtrack of Rangers games and more for thirty years.