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Skimm This: Iran Deal, Climate Crisis, NFL Kickoff

Sep 5, 2019

It’s September 5th. Today, we Skimm’d This: 

  • The future of the 2015 Iran Nuclear Deal is coming down to a series of ultimatums, and the latest deadline is tomorrow. We’ll explain how we got to this deadline in the first place, and what might happen next. 

  • Democratic presidential candidates all basically agree that climate change is a huge issue. Where they differ is how to solve it. We’ll explain. 

  • The 100th season of the NFL kicks off tonight. What. A. Run. 

  • Wild chimps are being introduced to facial recognition tech. 

theSkimm: It’s almost the end of the week, and deadlines are looming – in Iran. They’re giving major players in Europe until tomorrow to help them out financially before they stop complying with more parts of the 2015 Nuclear Deal. Meanwhile, Democratic presidential hopefuls spent seven straight hours yesterday talking about climate change. We’ll break down where candidates actually differed. Also on today’s show: fantasy football water cooler conversations are about to start back up again, and artificial intelligence is going wild. 

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