Jen Briney, Andrew Heaton and Justin Robert Young discuss the world of politics, government and media. They have never, and will never, be incorrect about anything.
November 24th, 2022 | 1 hr 21 mins
Anthony Fauci retires from government, what is his legacy?
Is it un-American to eat Thanksgiving at a restaurant?
November 16th, 2022 | 1 hr 40 mins
The battle for Twitter verification continues as Justin, Jen and Andrew debate who is a REAL journalist and who is a lowly flea-ridden "citizen" journalist (boo! hiss!).
FTX has collapsed, the crew discuss if it's hilarious that crypto bros lost their shirt or if this is just another business that capsized because they expanded too fast.
PLUS emails about capitalism, charter schools and MORE!
November 10th, 2022 | 1 hr 1 min
RECORDED BEFORE THE MIDTERMS
Justin, Jen and Heaton discuss new laws about pay range transparency and if they are effective or not.
They they wade into the morality of lotteries as the massive Powerball tempts the nation.
November 3rd, 2022 | 1 hr 37 mins
Jen, Heaton and Justin discuss the changes to Twitter after Elon Musk purchased it. Also, should we declare Pandemic Amnesty?
October 27th, 2022 | 1 hr 26 mins
Justin, Jen and Andrew discuss the merger of Kroger and Albertsons.
Also, the letter sent by the Congressional Progressive Caucus about Ukraine that was immediately rescinded.
October 20th, 2022 | 1 hr 12 mins
RECORDED BEFORE LIZ TRUSS RESIGNED AFTER SIX WEEKS IN OFFICE
Jen, Andrew and Justin discuss Liz Truss saying sorry.
They also chat about a NY congressional candidate who has uploaded himself having sex with a sex worker to PornHub.
October 12th, 2022 | 1 hr 19 mins
Andrew, Jennifer and Justin discuss the exit of Tulsi Gabbard from the Democratic Party.
They go further and chop up the release of Adnan Syed and if it is a bad thing that true crime podcasts are investigating crimes.
October 6th, 2022 | 1 hr 28 mins
Andrew, Jen and Justin discuss the latest scandal in the Georgia Senate race and have a larger conversation about what is and isn't in bounds during a campaign.
Also, the economy is slowing down and the Federal Reserve is happy about it. Will it drag down the world economy? Is the Fed legitimate?
September 28th, 2022 | 1 hr 3 mins
Heaton, Jen and Justin discuss the new Prime Minister of Italy and if she's the descendent of Mussoulini.
We also discuss if old people can (or should) lead the government. Which is odd because they currently do just that.
September 27th, 2022 | 50 mins 36 secs
Our faithful editor Will Sattelberg has a new podcast. This is Don't Explain.
Every time you go to the theater, you're experience an onslaught of movie tropes. Every romantic comedy has the down-on-her-luck best friend. Every action movie has the badass one-liners. Every Oscar-bait drama has that tear-jerker ending.
But where do those tropes come from? How do audiences become so aware of Hollywood's bag of tricks, parody movies can become a massive genre on their own?
This season explores the birth, death, and rebirth of one of the most successful cinematic genres ever: the rockstar biopic. In this episode, we start from the beginning, focusing on the earliest established tropes of the genre.
Lady Sings the Blues, The Buddy Holly Story, and 8 Mile.
September 22nd, 2022 | 1 hr 12 mins
Jen, Andrew and Justin discuss the migrant migration stunt pulled by Ron DeSantis.
Also, Biden said the pandemic is over, is he right? If so, how did we do?
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September 16th, 2022 | 1 hr 16 mins
Briney, Heaton and Young go over the underlying issues of the recently averted(?) rail strike and why commercial rail travel sucks in America.
Biden has overseen the depletion of our strategic gas reserves the entire summer to help level gas prices. But what is the point of an emergency gas stash if we don't have one if an emergency happens?
September 8th, 2022 | 1 hr 21 mins
Justin leads Andrew and Jen into the depths of internet hell as they learn about the death of forum Kiwi Farms at the hands of Twitch streamer Keffals using the weapon of Cloud Flare. Confused? Listen now!
To make Heaton feel better we then talk about Price Controls making a comeback.
September 1st, 2022 | 1 hr 24 mins
Jen, Andrew and Justin discuss the decision by the Biden administration to forgive some student debt. They also muse on Ben Shapiro's appearance at Podcast Movement which turned into a lengthy apology on Twitter.
August 25th, 2022 | 1 hr 15 mins
Justin, Andrew and Jen discuss what they expect from a leader after the Finnish PM is seen dancing on the internet.
Liz Cheney is also discussed.
August 19th, 2022 | 1 hr 7 mins
Justin, Jen and Andrew discuss the proposed ban on Russian tourists to the EU and the revived Iran Deal amidst state sponsored(?) assassination attempts.