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Michael Bloomberg wants to run for President again, pleasing no one but rich people on television. photo…
John Knefel describes the many ways in which Rudy Guiliani is entangled in conflicts of interest surrounding the Trump…
John Knefel explains that as the impeachment inquiry unfolds, more high level White House officials have been…
Joe discusses Trump's controversial position on the U.S.'s presence in the Middle East.
Trump openly calls on Ukraine and China to investigate Biden, new texts between US and Ukraine officials are bad news…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Trump's comments to reporters, the White House's likely intention to make…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on Attorney General William Barr’s willingness to act in the personal interest of…
Joe offers his reaction to Nancy Pelosi calling for a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump. (Even before she…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on the departure of John Bolton from his role as National Security Advisor.
Huffington Post’s Christopher Mathias on the far right. Also, John Bolton has left the administration, Netanyahu again…
Joe discusses John Bolton's firing/resignation and how the Trump administration is trying to frame the president as…
John Carl Baker on North Korea’s latest missile tests. Also, David Brooks is losing it, and Trump remains fixated on…
Anna Merlan joins us to discuss her new book Republic of Lies: American Conspiracy Theorists and their Surprising Rise…
Sarah Jaffe joins us to discuss labor fights in Ohio, what Brexit could mean for Ireland, and the creativity of the…
Trump on Jewish Loyalty (and “The Squad”). WaP theater critic on Elizabeth Warren. HBO’s ‘Succession.’ New…
Trump calls himself the Chosen One and doubles down on his charges of disloyal Jewish Americans, and Bernie Sanders…
Trump’s latest anti-Semitic remarks, the administration won’t vaccinate kids at the border, and the continuing…
Updates to our conversations about Epstein and Hoarse Whisperer, and the bond market experienced an inverted yield curve…
The difference between Sanders' criticism of the Washington Post and Trump's, and listener mail. photo…
Jeffrey Epstein is dead and conspiracy theories abound, and the ghouslish Trump photo with the baby whose parents were…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the ramped up rhetoric following the mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso and the…
Donald Trump condemned white supremacy earlier today. What does it really mean? (Hint: nothing.)
At what point is a piece of clothing an act of political violence?
John reviews Donald Trump’s efforts to hide his unsavory actions and obstruct justice both before and after taking…
Trump knows he doesn't need voters in blue states. Is Trump's racism strategic or just baked into his worldview?
John Knefel recounts Donald Trump’s most recent escalation of white nationalism which came in the form of an attack on…
Live blogging both the serious and dumb moments from Robert Mueller's morning testimony.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss congressional leaders' debt ceiling agreement and Elizabeth Warren's detailed…
Saudi Arabia is guilty of everything we accuse Iran of but remain our ally nonetheless.
Joe discusses the #ObamaWasBetterAt hashtag and why it's a little too idealistic for his liking.
Trump's racist tweet storm was enabled by Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats' treatment of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan…
Amy McGrath once said she was to the left of the entire state of Kentucky. Now she’s tacking to the hard right.
Joe discusses Amy McGrath's campaign announcement and her choice to use seeming pro-Trump messaging in her 2020 Senate…
Even in death, Ross Perot is getting shorted on the respect he deserves.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Trump's 4th of July military parade and his administration's efforts to get a…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the latest developments with Trump's Iran escalations and how outside voices factor…
Donald Trump called off his approved strike against Iran at the last minute. But who's to say he won't change his mind…
If Trump refuses to vacate the White House, mass mobilization of American citizens may be the only remedy.
The administration has skirted presidential norms and objective truths for more than two years. Why stop here?
Joe talks about Sarah Huckabee Sanders and wonders if the Trump administration really needs a press secretary.
His latest tuxedo proves Trump is all about body positivity.
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Robert Mueller's statement, the potential for impeachment, Trump's inevitable spin…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Trump's Kim Jong Un comments, his muddled foreign policy and ongoing battle with the…
We spend the hour on two pieces about far right conservatism and youth. Make American Great Again photo courtesy…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on what will happen when the next economic crisis hits and the likelihood that many…
John Knefel shares his thoughts on U.S. involvement in the ongoing war in Yemen. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of…
In light of the Mueller report being released, and various responses from groups of Democrats on the best way to…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss revelations from the redacted Mueller Report, Attorney General Barr serving as…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss expectations for the redacted Mueller report, how the public might respond, and…
In light of Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s resignation as the head of the Department of Homeland Security, John Knefel…
A Washington Post piece suggests that Bernie Sanders is the left’s version of Donald Trump, and a Times op ed says…
Joe discusses the inevitable rehabilitation of outgoing DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and why her hire will serve as…
Joe discusses Donald Trump's Joe Biden tweet and why the president's lack of self-awareness and shame gives him an…
Since we last recorded 24 hours ago, Donald Trump called Puerto Rico another country, got his father’s birthplace…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Trump's bizarre lies and attacks against Puerto Rican officials, a potential…
Joe discusses Ben Shapiro's triggered tweets and David Farenthold's new WaPo story exploring Donald Trump's bank fraud.
Following the completion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the impact of the initial news surrounding the Mueller Report and whether we'll ever…
There’s a through-line between our president’s explanation for his winter tan and his aristocratic sense of biology.…
John shares his thoughts on President Trump’s recent actions, which have escalated tensions with Venezuela, thus…
Dr. Steve Billet immediately returns to discuss Michael Cohen's testimony before the House Oversight Committee. Note:…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Donald Trump declaring the "border crisis" a national emergency and the…
Joe discusses why mainstream journalists like CNN's Manu Raju insist on asking about tweets and think moaning about…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss what to expect during Trump State of the Union address tonight. Dr. Steve Billet…
Watching Trump speak on television is unbearable. Unless you have liquor.
Jussie Smollet's attack by racist homophobes in Chicago, and Harris backtracks on abolishing private insurance…
Kamala Harris dodges criminal justice questions in her CNN Town Hall but goes in on abolishing private insurance, and…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Roger Stone's arrest and what it means for the Mueller investigation. Dr. Steve…
Buzzfeed reports that Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, several prominent feminist takes end up defending…
Following rules usually works, but we're always open to unconventional solutions to everyday problems.
Giuliani is the world's worst lawyer, Kamala Harris's record shows there's no such thing as a progressive prosecutor,…
Joe discusses Trump's fast food buffet, fake outrage over non-news events, and how we frame our opinions on dumb moments…
Steve King gets removed from Congressional committees, Trump's weird cheeseburger party, and the Times scolds the LA…
Twin bombshells on Trump and Russia, Bolton asks for plans to bomb Iran, and LA teachers go out on strike. Photo…
Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the federal government shutdown, Mitch McConnell's silence, and why the Democrats…
The shutdown has lead to a reduction in FDA safety inspections for high risk foods, Kamala Harris tells Megan McCain…
Trump's Oval Office address, Schumer and Pelosi's response, AOC's much better response, and the Manafort filings that…
The effects of the ongoing government shutdown, a bunch of news outlets ran a story about prisoners eating steak,…
J.McVay (@thejlm) joins the show to discuss Donald Trump's national address scheduled for 9 p.m. tonight.
Joe discusses how Nancy Pelosi's response to the government shutdown and the bizarre attack against AOC highlighted a…
In Part 2, Dr. Steve Billet discusses the big events we may have forgotten this year, from the North Korean summit to…

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