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In the summer of 2020, amid a pandemic, historic unemployment and racial unrest, President Donald Trump developed a bizarre obsession with TikTok. In this episode, reporter Shelly Banjo and her colleagues take you aboard Air Force One and into the surreal tit-for-tat fight between TikTok and one of the most powerful men in the world.

Updated May 27, 2021 to reflect ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming's decision to step down.
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In the summer of 2020, amid a pandemic, historic unemployment and racial unrest, President Donald Trump developed a bizarre obsession with TikTok. In this episode, reporter Shelly Banjo and her colleagues take you aboard Air Force One and into the surreal tit-for-tat fight between TikTok and one of the most powerful men in the world.

Updated May 27, 2021 to reflect ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming's decision to step down.
Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

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