The Agenda

What to Look Out
for This Week

Words by

Ethan Thomas


February 18, 2020

Cultural events calendar for the week of February 18th, 2020

Tuesday, 2/18

Un-Trumping America

In Bookstores

The New York Times bestselling author, Dan Pfieffer, has a highly-anticipated new book out focusing on moving American politics back to a more civil, sane place. Pfieffer is a co-host of the popular political podcast, Pod Save America, and was a former White House staffer during the Obama administration, and you've likely seen him commenting on various news channels. One of his most crucial insights? The Trump presidency is not an aberration, but there is a fix to our modern democracy.

$18.99 at Amazon

Wednesday, 2/19

Chuck Taylor BHM

10 am EST at Nike

The classic—and to some, the greatest sneaker of all time—receives a 2020 upgrade. Released for Black History Month, the sneakers feature a rich colorway and a distinct "BHM" graphic. It's meant to stand out and it does so in the most beautiful way.

$75 at Nike

Thursday, 2/20

The Call of the Wild

Thursday, 2/20

The Call
of the Wild

In Theaters

The classic book has been made into a movie again, and this time with a true acting legend—Harrison Ford. The simple, but an enthralling story, is about a man and a sled dog who struggle for survival in the wilds of the Yukon. See it for the nostalgia. See it for Harrison Ford. Just go see it.

Watch the trailer | 69% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes

12 am EST at Reebok

Conor McGregor is heading back into the ring and to commemorate, Reebok is releasing a new pair of trainers. The sleek, nearly all black kicks with a splash of orange on the midsole are great for hitting the gym and not being too loud. The best part? A limited-edition "Zigurine" action figure will also be available—with just 100 units made.

$120 at Reebok

Saturday, 2/22

Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury 2

In Theaters

Saturday, 2/22

Deontay Wilder vs.
Tyson Fury 2

On Pay-Per-View

While boxing doesn't have the same following as it used to back in the mid-20th century, this is truly one of the most consequential heavyweight fights of this century. These two incredibly decorated heavyweight fighters fought last year and tied, and the tension has been building for a rematch ever since.

CBS Sports has all the fight information

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