Guest host Tom Merritt explains the political and technological side of the Huawei trade blockage and why China may have a hard time figuring out a solution. The President and the Speaker are fighting again! Ukraine's TV star President appoints his TV show co-workers to his cabinet. And Oh. Brexit.
For real. This is not a joke. I explain why Kim Kardashian is laying the tracks to run for president and who she will run against.
Beto reboots. AOC vs. Biden. Warren rejects Fox News. Yang accepts for f---ing challenge. Poll Dance. #ButYourEmails and more!
Anne Jamison is a professor of English at the University of Utah. She is the author of Fic: Why Fanfiction is Taking Over the World. She explains the rich history of political fanfiction from ancient Roman murder mysteries to bawdy Victorian romps. And of course, our modern political fanfiction including, but not limited to, Brexit escapes! Biden and Obama solving crimes! Bill Clinton being a loving husband! And yes... Trump / Shrek.
Be aware: Mature themes (like Trump having sex with Shrek) are discussed.
Justin talks with Mark Zitter about the roots of American healthcare and why it's only gotten more complicated going forward. Justin then tries to talk about robots.
Mark is chair of the Zetema Project (ZetamaProject.org), a nonpartisan group of healthcare industry and policy leaders that meets regularly to debate key US healthcare issues.
Barr faces the heat in the Senate, Biden enters the race... is Stacey far behind? Mayor Pete dodges a smear but plays to the anti-vaxx crowd? #ButYourEmails! Poll Dance and more!
Recorded live in the Texas wilderness!
A brief history of kickbacks, access and voter fraud in the Windy City with journalist Paul Dailing.
Dave Levinthal from the Center for Public Integrity discusses the Q1 fundraising announcements and more!
Ever wondered what it takes mentally to run for president? We speak with performance psychologist Dr. Michelle Cleere about her work training athletes, musicians and CEOs to find out how you can optimize your mental state to run for president.
The fun history of the Nevada Caucus! I swear! It's fun!
Barr says the S-Word.
Assange arrested, does he release the hounds?
Could Trump swipe the weed issue from the 2020 Dems?
Parade of Wrong Opinions!
How do you physically hack our voting booths? Will we ever have internet voting? Is China about to back door the entire internet? Did they just try and hack the president in Mar A Lago?
Justin speaks to Eric Geller who covers cybersecurity at Politico.
Justin speaks with Professor Joseph Uscinski about political conspiracy theories. How do they pop up? Who embraces them? Are they getting better or worse?
Mueller winners and losers!
Predicting who will raise the most money by the March 31st filing deadline!
Mike Lee's crazy speech slamming the Green New Deal breakdown!
Avenatti goes to jail!
Mayor Pete surges!
I voted for my mom in 2016. In our ongoing series she tells me who her favorite candidates in this 2020 primary are and who she, as a Florida voter in a swing county, will vote for.
Justin does a deep dive into Beto O'Rourke's (5-1) electoral history searching for strengths and weaknesses. PLUS Did the Beto bump help Bernie? Is Biden's launch going to be over scrutinized? Mayor Pete makes the Poll Dance! Your emails and more!
Randy Murray of Randy Murray Productions tells Justin the behind the scenes stories of the 2018 viral Paul Gosar family ad in which all of Gosar's siblings denounced their brother and endorsed his rival. They also discuss the eight years Murray spent making a Joe Arpaio documentary. Finally, we get the rules for how to make a great negative political ad.