The Pedaling Revolution Edition

On this week’s episode of Gabfest Radio, Political Gabfest panelists Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss what happens if doesn't work by Nov. 30, and whether bikes should be treated like cars.

On the Culture Gabfest, panelists Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner discuss Scandal, the ABC political drama starring Kerry Washington as a fast-talking beltway "fixer." Next, the critics welcome Luke Barr to talk about his new culinary history Provence 1970. And finally, the gabbers share an ambivalent nostalgia for Blockbuster, which closed its remaining stores this week. Where did all the geeky store clerks go?