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454 - November Rain (9/14/20)

Sep 15, 2020
69 min
We discuss Biden’s attempt to court the youth vote by assembling the Adventures and fighting the Hungry Games, then read a truly demonic piece on corporate spiritual advisors. Also, of course, Guns N’ Roses 1992 monster power balled hit “November...
Sep 15, 2020 • 69 MIN

BONUS: Will interviews Delaware Senate candidate Jessica Scarane

Sep 13, 2020
36 min
Will talks to Jess Scarane, who is challenging incumbent Chris Coons for a U.S. Senate seat in Delaware. They discuss Delaware’s unique importance as a state, the limits of “compromise,” building power for progressive policies, and how to lift...
Sep 13, 2020 • 36 MIN

452 - Sucker-Bait feat. Derek Davison & Daniel Bessner (9/7/20)

Sep 8, 2020
84 min
We’re joined by Foreign Exchanges’ Derek Davison and Daniel Bessner to discuss Trump’s troop-disrespecting, Austrian domination of the Balkans, who the REAL losers and suckers are, and the roll of the military in America’s declining empire. Please...
Sep 8, 2020 • 84 MIN

450 - In The Bubble feat. Patrick Redford (8/31/20)

Sep 1, 2020
64 min
Defector’s Patrick Redford stops by to talk the (hopefully likely) fall of JKIII, NBA strikes, and whether robots go to hell. Check out defector.com for all your sports blog and media needs: www.defector.com
Sep 1, 2020 • 64 MIN

449 Teaser - Felix WILL Move to Minnesota for a Debate

Aug 28, 2020
3 min
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Aug 28, 2020 • 3 MIN

448 - Real Steel America (8/24/20)

Aug 25, 2020
91 min
It's a classic Will-less episode that kind of goes all over the place as we review the speakers list for this week's RNC. We talk about like, cars and tort reform a bunch, as well as a rising star in Republican politics. We'll be covering the RNC...
Aug 25, 2020 • 91 MIN

446 - Reversal of Alan (8/17/20)

Aug 18, 2020
62 min
We review the 1990 Barbet Schroeder film “Reversal of Fortune,” covering Alan Dershowitz’s representation of Danish vampire Claus von Bülow after he is accused of murdering his wife. Needless to say this depiction of Dershowitz raises a few eyebrows...
Aug 18, 2020 • 62 MIN

444 - The Rats are Coming feat. Ike Barinholtz (8/10/20)

Aug 11, 2020
78 min
Friend of the show Ike Barinholtz(MADtv, Eastbound & Down, Suicide Squad) joins us to talk cartoons, the Shapiros, a reading series from our favorite Chicagoland OpEd writer, and of course to discuss long-term effects of exposure to The Joker.
Aug 11, 2020 • 78 MIN

UNLOCKED: 441 - Orange Julius or Hi-C and Turkey? feat. Adam McKay (7/30/20)

Aug 9, 2020
59 min
Writer and director Adam McKay (Vice, The Big Short, every movie you quoted endlessly with your homies ~2004-2012) stops by to talk film, the giant sucking memory hole of the Bush presidency, balancing humor with anger, and wrangling with SNL...
Aug 9, 2020 • 59 MIN

UNLOCKED 439 - Maple Gladio feat. Dan Boeckner (7/23/20)

Aug 4, 2020
66 min
Dan Boeckner of Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs, and Operators stops by to discuss some of the darker parts of Canadian history, including Mountie Gladio, Nazi connections in Ottawa, and Vancouver Island’s noted concentration of Satanists. Support Dan’s...
Aug 4, 2020 • 66 MIN

442 - Battle Without Honor or Humanity feat. Derek Davison & Patrick Wyman (8/3/20)

Aug 4, 2020
86 min
Will’s away, but we’re joined by fan-favorite Derek Davison and host of the Tides of History podcast Patrick Wyman to discuss shrimp supply chains, the ongoing effects of the Bolivian coup, Israel and America’s militaries & the decline of...
Aug 4, 2020 • 86 MIN

441 Teaser - Adam McKay & the Lying Bullshit Monkeys

Jul 31, 2020
3 min
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Jul 31, 2020 • 3 MIN

440 - Arm the Emus (7/27/20)

Jul 28, 2020
75 min
We start off this week looking at the roll of bullying in Massachusetts politics & the inauspicious beginning of the MLB season. From there we kind of transition into the ongoing normalization of COVID and Trump’s federal police goon squad in...
Jul 28, 2020 • 75 MIN

438 - They Moved the Moon feat. Séamus Malekafzali (7/20/20)

Jul 21, 2020
98 min
R.I.P. Michael Brooks. Felix casts a protection spell on our sweet abuela Moon. Virgil breaks down Ilhan Omar’s “problem solving” primary challenger. Will administers Trump’s cognitive test on his cohosts. Then, Will and Felix talk to journalist...
Jul 21, 2020 • 98 MIN

Bonus: Nithya Raman’s Runoff Return

Jul 17, 2020
36 min
Candidate for LA City Council Nithya Raman returns to the show to talk to Will about making the runoffs in her race, addressing LA’s homelessness in the time of COVID and taking on entrenched police power in the wake of June’s George Floyd...
Jul 17, 2020 • 36 MIN

437 Teaser - America's Army Online

Jul 17, 2020
4 min
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Jul 17, 2020 • 4 MIN

436 - Consider the Lobster feat. David Roth (7/13/20)

Jul 14, 2020
74 min
David Roth’s back to help us continue examining the cursed aesthetics of Trump-world food, the ongoing COVID disaster, the eternal relevance of Starship Troopers, and the Beautiful Boaters. David’s Starship Troopers piece:...
Jul 14, 2020 • 74 MIN

Bonus: This is Sus 11 – Queer Eye

Jul 9, 2020
57 min
Ben and Palma of Seeking Derangements join Felix to examine several episodes of the hit Netflix reality makeover show “Queer Eye” Find Seeking Derangements on Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/seeking-derangements/id1503267615 Subscribe...
Jul 9, 2020 • 57 MIN

434 - Project for a New American Lincoln (7/6/20)

Jul 7, 2020
65 min
We take a look at The Lincoln Project, a new political ad PAC founded by never-Trumpers taking aim at Donald Trump by bringing their conservativism into the open willing arms of the Democrats.
Jul 7, 2020 • 65 MIN

433 Teaser - Epic Bus Stop Man

Jul 3, 2020
2 min
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Jul 3, 2020 • 2 MIN

432 - Entourage Every Day feat. Adam Friedland (6/29/20)

Jun 30, 2020
79 min
Adam stops by to lament the untimely end of HBO’s Entourage, and demand its return under a Biden administration. We also talk about the thing with the Russian bounties, Obama’s re-emergence from retirement and Kevin D. Williamson’s weird fixation on...
Jun 30, 2020 • 79 MIN

Bonus: My Podcast with Wally feat. Wallace Shawn

Jun 28, 2020
48 min
Will discusses socialism, art, and the affects of their shared upbringing with playwright, actor and essayist Wallace Shawn.
Jun 28, 2020 • 48 MIN

Bonus: This is Sus 10 – Billions, ep. 1: “Piss Dads”

Jun 26, 2020
53 min
Felix and Amber review the first episode of Showtime’s 2016 financial crime drama series “Billions”.
Jun 26, 2020 • 53 MIN

430 - Beltway Garage: Redemption (6/22/20)

Jun 22, 2020
64 min
Matt and the prodigal Virgil return to the Beltway Garage to take a look at the state of the presidential race, tomorrow’s primaries in New York and Kentucky, and the slew of Qanon supporters running for office in 2020.
Jun 22, 2020 • 64 MIN

Bonus: This is Sus 9 – Ray Donovan

Jun 16, 2020
22 min
Felix reviews the first episode of Showtime’s long-running crime drama “Ray Donovan”
Jun 16, 2020 • 22 MIN

428 - No Crying in Raceball feat. Jen Pan (6/15/20)

Jun 16, 2020
82 min
We’re joined inside our Cry Cube by Jen Pan to examine the current non-fiction best-seller, Robin DiAngelo’s “White Fragility.” You can find Jen's review of White Fragility here:...
Jun 16, 2020 • 82 MIN

426 - Musings (6/8/20)

Jun 9, 2020
56 min
Chris picks Matt’s mind on a few topics from our rapidly evolving political moment, and some topics Matt’s brought up in his recent live streams.
Jun 9, 2020 • 56 MIN

424 - When Will They Shoot? (6/1/20)

Jun 2, 2020
69 min
We discuss the ongoing protests and subsequent police violence across America. Directory of community bail funds: https://www.communityjusticeexchange.org/nbfn-directory Split donation between 39 community bail funds:...
Jun 2, 2020 • 69 MIN

UNLOCKED: 423 - Targets (5/28/20)

May 30, 2020
61 min
Got a lot of requests to unlock this one, so here it is: Minnesota Freedom Fund donations: https://minnesotafreedomfund.org/donate We discuss the murder of George Floyd by MPD officer Derek Chauvin, and the subsequent civil unrest in Minneapolis....
May 30, 2020 • 61 MIN

Bonus: This is Sus 8 – Oz

May 29, 2020
53 min
Felix and Matt discuss the groundbreaking HBO drama “Oz”
May 29, 2020 • 53 MIN