EP 11: Andrew Yang on US Presidential run, Forward Party, 2024, UBI, Trump, Rogan and Social Media


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In this episode of The Good Time Show, Aarthi and Sriram talk to our special guest Andrew Yang, American businessman, attorney, lobbyist, and political candidate and is the co-chair of the Forward Party. We talked about his new party, his books, the 2020 US Presidential election, ranked choice voting, UBI and his thoughts on Trump, being a social media phenomenon and author.

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Timestamps

0:00 – Trailer – welcome Andrew Yang of Forward Party

0:45 – How to be an online phenomenon and run for US President

3:50 – Being authentic

8:55 – Being in the limelight and losing privacy

10:30 – Being on the Rogan show

13:30 – Connecting with normal people

15:00 – How does Andrew have the energy and stay motivated

21:00 – Launching the book

24:00 – Mainstream media and US Presidential debate

25:40 – Why did Andrew start the Forward Party

32:05 – Ranked choice voting

33:25 – Will the third party hurt the Democrats

35:55 – How does ranked choice voting change outcomes

38:30 – What is success for Forward Party in the future

46:50 – What would Andrew do differently in 2024

51:00 – Current state of social media

1:01:20 – UBI and it’s impact

1:05:00 – Nuclear power

1:06:50 – China/Taiwan conflict

1:10:15 – Internet first approach for campaigning

1:11:15 – When did Andrew decide to get into politics

1:12:15 – US Presidential Debate experience

1:18:20 – Message to founders/CEOs

1:21:00 – Normal person running for President

1:24:45 – Conclusion