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Norm Ornstein makes the case for impeachment

Congressional scholar Norm Ornstein joins us for a really interesting discussion on impeachment, and the never-ending Trump scandals. Ornstein talks with us about the origins of tribalism and Republican extremism, going all the way back to [...]

The history of MeToo and women’s wokeness since Chappaquiddick, with social historian Linda Hirshman

This is the second half our interview with social historian Linda Hirshman, who joins us to talk about her new book, just released today, about the origins of the MeToo movement: “Reckoning: The Epic Battle Against Sexual Abuse and Harassment.” [...]

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor changed the world, with historian Linda Hirshman

My longtime friend Linda Hirshman, who wrote a book about how Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor changed the world with their historic appointments to the Supreme Court (and how RBG started shaking things up decades before that), [...]

The Clampetts go to London

The Trumps are in London, en masse, and it’s as embarrassing a spectacle as you can imagine. And that’s the topic of today’s UnPresidented podcast. From Ivanka’s cowgirl dress, to Tiffany’s “Gone With the Wind” curtains, and [...]

“Beyond Burger” Taste Test — Does a plant-based burger taste like real meat?

The Beyond Burger is a new plant-based fake hamburger that allegedly tastes just like the real thing. Well, I saw some Beyond Burger today at the local grocery story, and in spite of the ridiculously high price ($ 12/pound) I bought two patties [...]

Ian Dunt on Brexit, European elections, and fighting demagogic populism

Brexit is still in chaos, and things didn’t get any clearer with the results of the European Parliament elections, that seemed to hand victory to populists across the board, both pro- and anti- Brexit. Joining us again on the UnPresidented [...]

Trump’s latest temper tantrum

Home News Trump’s latest temper tantrum In today’s episode, we discuss a few new bad polls for Trump, Pete Buttigieg’s delicious attack on Trump’s draft-dodging, the weird non-story about Elizabeth Warren having worked as a lawyer, [...]

Measles, Trump’s taxes, Facebook, and impeachment

Home Elections Measles, Trump’s taxes, Facebook, and impeachment In today’s UnPresidented Podcast, Cliff and I talk about the wickedness of anti-vaxxers, a federal court ruling that Trump’s accountants have to turn over his taxes to [...]

Jerry Falwell’s pool boy

In today’s episode, we discuss the breaking that Trump didn’t pay taxes for 8 of 10 years during the 1980s and 90s, after losing more than a billion dollars. But the real question is whether Trump is just an awful businessman, or someone [...]

Trump cheats little boy at golf

We all knew Trump was a cheater, but cheating a ten-year-old kid? Oh yeah. We start with that little anecdote, and move to James Comey’s appearance on CNN last night, then Don Jr.’s subpoena, Giuliani pressuring the Ukrainian government [...]