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Joe Virgillito
In Part 2, Maura Quint discusses why there aren't more conservative comedians and the objective of political satire.
Maura Quint joins the show to discuss the WHCA's decision not to hire a comedian for the White House Correspondents' Dinner.
Obama-to-Trump voters were a big part of the Trump’s surprise victory. So were their attitudes about race.
In Part 2, Kate Sweeny discusses other flow-inducing activities, self-reporting from subjects, and why productivity shouldn't…
Kate Sweeny joins the show to discuss her recent study exploring how flow helps people cope with stressful waiting situations.
A new study finds that the video game may help people cope with stressful waiting periods.
In Part 2, Karla Kaun discusses more shocking findings from her study and the findings' potential to change outlook on alcohol…
Karla Kaun joins the show to discuss her recent study exploring how alcohol influences memory formation.
In Part 2, Rich Hanley discusses the intrinsic relationship between Thanksgiving and football in America, ESPN's awkward Monday…
Rich Hanley returns on Thanskgiving Eve to discuss the biggest storylines of the NFL season.
Women are more embarrassed about farting than men—but they shouldn’t be.
In Part 2, Asher Rosinger details the definitions of adequate hydration and sleep length and offers some speculation as to whether…
Asher Rosinger joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring the relationship between sleep deprivation and inadequate…
A look back at this week's BTRtoday stories shows us displaying our core strengths and offers advice on strengthening your core.
Joe talks about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's early days in Washington and how she uses social media to expertly respond to absurd…
In Part 2, Tyler Reny discusses how the false "white economic anxiety" media narrative prevailed for so long, historical…
Tyler Reny joins the show to discuss his recently published paper entitled "Vote Switching in the 2016 Election: How Racial and…
In Part 2, Reed Richardson talks about the limits of data journalism on Election Night, the responsibilities of broadcast…
Reed Richardson joins the show to discuss his piece for FAIR exploring major media's Election Night coverage gimmicks, reactionary…
Daylight Savings darkness sucks. Election Day sucks. We're dealing with it.
In Part 2, Troy Quast discusses the dynamic nature of studying the opioid epidemic, differences in state foster care systems, how…
Troy Quast returns to discuss his most recent study exploring the relationship between opioid prescriptions and child removal…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the major storylines from the 2018 midterm elections, including surprise results, significant…
Despite high profile losses, Democrats should feel good about the future.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss GW's most recent polling, examine close House and Senate races, and offer a few last-minute…
The latest pop star trend could become the greatest troll job of all-time.
Fellow BTRtoday staffer Elena Childers joins the show to discuss music stars disavowing Trump playing their music at his rallies.
Joe discusses President Trump's racist campaign ad and reminds listeners of some of the the other racist ads run by Republican…
Joe discusses a recent study exploring voting power by state and why we as voters should examine how unrepresentative our federal…

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