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Joe rambles about the new Twilight Zone and whether Jordan Peele's thriller filmmaking prowess will revive the sci-fi…
Matt Ruby interviews vocal transformation coach Maryn Azoff. Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay on new movie, ‘Us.’ Plus a preview…
An open air detention in El Paso looks a lot like a US run concentration camp, the NRA deliberately trafficked in conspiracy…
Can Jordan Peele properly revive the vaunted sci-fi brand?
Joe discusses Ben Shapiro's triggered tweets and David Farenthold's new WaPo story exploring Donald Trump's bank fraud.
A closer look at the latest threat to the ACA, Mike Lee’s baffling Senate presentation on climate change and the Green New Deal,…
The Hemingway Sisters of Cold River, Missouri are local legends. The sisters couldn’t be more different—or more alike. Now…
Joe discusses Joe Rogan's appearance on Alex Jones' show and how the comedian's podcast is considered a gateway to far right…
The Mueller report has been given to the AG and the AG says there’s no collusion and, more ambiguously, no obstructing. We spend…
On a recent visit to the United States from Germany, Matthias explains how the depiction of America in the media compares to his…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the impact of the initial news surrounding the Mueller Report and whether we'll ever get to…
David Martin and guest Matt Dennie (@mdennie) return to the BTRtoday studio for a one on one episode, sharing stories about…
A New York Times story looks at how anti-feminism is a common thread for various right and far right ideologies and a gateway to…
Nora Byrne is an artist who was born and raised in New Hampshire, on a dirt road next to a river. Currently she lives and works in…
In Part 2, David Dickinson discusses the potential impact of his study's findings and expanding the research to explore the effect…
In an unprecedented move, Democratic 2020 hopefuls are skipping out on this weekend’s AIPAC conference. Also, teachers in…
David Dickinson joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring the effect of insufficient sleep on voting and other…
We look back on 2009 film ‘The White Ribbon.’ Also, we review new movie, ‘Gloria Bell.’ Plus a preview of Field Medic’s…
Biden considers tapping Stacey Abrams for a VP candidate before he even declares he’s running, Andrew Gillum moves to build…
In Part 2, Gavin Jenkins discusses exploring areas with more diverse populations with bigger parks and how his study's findings…
It’s been 16 years since the start of the Iraq war, Elizabeth Warren’s calls to abolish the electoral college, and the New…
Digging down to the roots of our lived experience in the world, ‘Time To Tell’ takes us through a journey replete with twists…
Gavin Jenkins joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring positive feelings arising from spending time in city parks.
The one-time video store clerk has consumed mountains of pop culture. At some point, that voracious obsession consumed him.
Rob Miller joins us to discuss the new Frontline documentary “The Trial of Ratko Mladic.”
Pieter shares what it has been like to travel around the world without a predetermined path.
Theranos' funding came courtesy of the bombing of Cambodia, million dollar pyramid schemes and dozens of dead cats.
In Part 2, Dr. Steve Billet offers his predictions for Democratic primary finalists, Joe Biden's waiting period and whether…
A young Muslim college student confronts Chelsea Clinton over her remarks about Ilhan Omar and her appearance at a vigil for the…
Ken Solomon is a Brooklyn-based artist whose work promotes pauses.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Beto O'Rourke's reported early fundraising numbers and how candidates will have to keep cash…
A shooting at two mosques in New Zealand appears to have been committed by a white supremacist, more thoughts on Beto, and…
Joe reacts to the horrific massacre in New Zealand and the role of Islamophobic rhetoric spread and championed by conservative…
We look back on 2009 film ‘Precious.’ Also, we review new movie, ‘Captain Marvel.’ Plus a preview of Zenizen’s upcoming…
It’s Friday Funday and John is in the studio to further unpack the college admissions scandal story. Also, Beto O’Rourke has…
Joe shares his thoughts on the New York Giants trading star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and calls his dad for a different…
Listener Jeffrey Barrois joins us to discuss how standardized testing impacts classroom teaching, a huge group of wealthy parents…
For the first time in almost ten years of Book Talk on BTRtoday, we hear from children. This week’s episode is “Books by…
Joe discusses the #DropFox protest and talks to Madeline Peltz about uncovering Tucker Carlson's racist, sexist and homophobic…
Tucker Carlson defends child abuse and white supremacy, Meghan McCain calls friend of the show Eli Valley an anti-Semite for…
While recalling details from her first date, Dalin reflects on what she was like as a teenager and what advice she would give her…
Joe discusses the absurdity of the college admissions scandal and the continued hell week for Fox News in the wake of new Tucker…
Processing R Kelly's interview with Gayle King and the new Leaving Neverland documentary. Neverland Ranch photo courtesy of…
Simone Couto is a United States-based interdisciplinary artist, poet, writer, curator, and educator, whose practice focuses on…
Elena Childers joins the show to discuss her wild plans for SXSW 2019 and what BTRtoday readers and followers can expect to…
Trailers for ‘Booksmart’ and ‘Good Boys’ dropping on the same day doesn’t feel like a coincidence.
Paul Manafort’s sentence causes some outcry given its relative leniency, Meghan McCain’s crocodile tears over Ilhan Omar, and…
Love takes on many forms, from doomed television characters to crappy presidential merch.
In Part 2, Megan Sholar discusses why the U.S. is so far behind European countries on paid family leave and the potential of…
Democrats want to treat the grown adult Trump children with kid gloves, the New York Times mocks the Green New Deal’s lack of…
We look back on 2009 film ‘Avatar.’ Also, we review new movie, ‘Climax.’ Plus a preview of And The Kids’ upcoming BTR…
Megan Sholar joins the show to discuss paid family leave in the United States, its role in the 2020 election, and how far America…
More thoughts on the attacks on Ilhan Omar, Jane Mayer’s bombshells on Fox News including the Stormy Daniels story spike, and…
The 91st Academy Awards gave way to a wide-range of writing when it came to the Adapted Screenplay category. A string of western…
Joe talks about the DNC denying Fox News a Democratic Primary debate—and why the decision isn't a controversial one.
The Democrats betray Ilhan Omar as Republicans link her to 9/11, Bernie’s first rally at Brooklyn college, CPAC continues its…
Alma shares what it was like for her to move to China without friends or family and how she grew from that experience. 1st…
Dr. Steve Billet joins the show to discuss the House Judiciary Committee's investigation into Trump's fraud and how the Ilhan Omar…
A closer look at Michael Cohen’s statement before Congress that he fears Trump wouldn’t allow a peaceful transition of power…
MaryKate Maher is a sculptor from Brooklyn, New York. Her work addresses nature, not as a harmonious self-regulating…
Rich Hanley returns to discuss the television spectacle of the NFL combine, the league's offseason content, and how the Giants…
The Barely Legal Brunchin' Biddies, The Cthululemon, Bernie Sandwiches and more trekked out to a wintry Prospect Park this weekend…
Melissa Gira Grant is back to talk Decrim NY, the organizing being done to make New York the first state to fully decriminalize…
Joe plays clips from Bernie Sanders' appearance on The View and relishes Meghan McCain's angst while sitting across from…
Michael Cohen testifies before Congress, the Trump North Korea nuclear summit falls apart, 4500 children were abused in ICE DHS…
Michael Cohen testifies before Congress. The Academy Awards. Workism in the new religion. New movie, ‘Fighting With My…