"The Ghosts of Highway 20" by Lucinda Williams is this week's featured album on the Afternoon Ramble. Listen to the song "Dust" from her new record available 2/5/16, and tune in to AR Monday through Friday from 1 - 5pm to hear more.
Sometimes it takes a Sunday morning to see how much damage was done Saturday night.
So it was this weekend, in New Hampshire and in the broader national conversation about the 2016 presidential race.
On Saturday night, many observers seized on the meatiest moment from the GOP debate staged here — perhaps the most salient moment of all the debates so far. It was the clash between Chris Christie and Marco Rubio that turned into a stunning exposé of Rubio's technique.
Iran and Boeing go way back. Boeing was the largest supplier of civilian aircraft to Iran before the country's 1979 Islamic revolution. And despite the fraught relations between the U.S. and Iran since then, Iran has kept flying those planes for decades.
As part of the recent Iranian nuclear deal and the lifting of sanctions, Boeing is once again permitted to sell planes to the Islamic Republic. And Iran desperately wants to start replacing its fleet of aging, worn-out commercial aircraft.