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Guns, Beto, and Israel

In today’s UnPresidented Podcast: We debunk Trump’s claim that “mental illness” is the reason we have so many mass shootings; discuss Trump’s latest scam, calling his golf courses “farms” in order to save massively on property [...]

Fredo, China & Russia protests, Trump’s polls, and Amazon

Home Elections Fredo, China & Russia protests, Trump’s polls, and Amazon In today’s UnPresidented podcast, we discuss Trump’s bigoted attack on CNN anchor Chris Cuomo, the popular uprisings in Hong Kong and Moscow, the latest polls [...]

The mass shooting aftermath

The recent mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton are today’s podcast topic. This is a 5-minute excerpt of the show, to hear the entire podcast and keep independent media ad-free please become a subscriber over at Patreon. John AravosisFollow [...]

8chan and the mass shootings

Online extremism expert Melissa Ryan joins us again to talk about this weekend’s mass shootings, how (and why) many of the shooters have been using extremist Web sites like 8chan to feed their racist paranoid worldview, how white supremacists [...]

Who won the CNN Democratic presidential debate? (Hint: Elizabeth Warren)

Home Elections Who won the CNN Democratic presidential debate? (Hint: Elizabeth Warren) Cliff and I debrief on last night’s CNN Democratic presidential debate, with a look at who won and who didn’t, but also how the debate went overall [...]

Mueller testifies

Now that Robert Mueller has testified before two congressional committees, where does impeachment stand, and more generally, where are we in the battle to hold Donald Trump responsible for his high crimes and misdemeanors? That’s the big [...]

Bob Mueller, Mr. Rogers and Captain Picard walk into a bar…

Home News Bob Mueller, Mr. Rogers and Captain Picard walk into a bar… In today’s Unpresidented podcast, Cliff and I talk about Bob Mueller’s testimony tomorrow before the US House, Boris Johnson becoming the new British prime minister, [...]

Trump attacks the Squad

Today’s podcast is devoted to Trump’s racist attacks on the Squad — the four freshmen members of the House (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley) who have so freaked Trump out that he’s been on a [...]

Why is House Ways & Means chair Richard Neal refusing NY state’s offer to turn over Trump’s taxes?

Home Elections Why is House Ways & Means chair Richard Neal refusing NY state’s offer to turn over Trump’s taxes? In today’s episode, we talk about Amy McGrath announcing her challenge to Mitch McConnell in 2020, Tom Steyer entering [...]

Trump will lose in 2020, explains pollster Dr. Rachel Bitecofer

Dr. Rachel Bitecofer, the only political pollster to nail the 2018 election, joins us to explain why she thinks Donald Trump is going to lose in 2020, and how Democrats will fare in the House and Senate. Rachel, a self-described “data girl [...]