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Episode 33: Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know Footnotes

Episode 33: Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know Footnotes

Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People

In episode 32, Robert is joined by actor and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss Jair Bolsonaro, a murderous nutjob who was elected the President of Brazil.


Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Photos

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Photos

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Footnotes

Episode 32: Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People Footnotes

What's Alex Jones Up To Now?

In this bonus episode, Robert is joined by Dan and Jordan from Knowledge Fight to discuss Alex Jones: An Epilogue. 

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now Photos

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now Photos

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now: Footnotes

Bonus: What's Alex Jones Up To Now: Footnotes

Part Two: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

In Part Two,  Robert is joined  again by comedian Max Silvestri to continue discussing Trofim Lysenko, the Russian scientist responsible for starving 30 million people. 

Part One: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

In episode 31, Robert is joined by comedian Max Silvestri to talk about a Russian scientist named Trofim Lysenko. He set out to feed the world, but in reality, Lysenko wound up starving it. 

Episode 31: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People Footnotes

Episode 31: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People Footnotes

Part Two: The Birth of American Fascism

Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to continue discussing how fascism started in America. 

Part One: The Birth of American Fascism

In episode 30, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss how fascism started in America. It is a well-established fact that fascism can rise to dominate a democratic nation from relatively humble beginnings. Keep that in mind as we talk about the birth of the American Fascist movement in the United States. Because, more than anything, this is a story about how close the USA came to going down Germany’s path. 

Episode 30: The Birth of American Fascism Photos

Episode 30: The Birth of American Fascism Photos

Episode 30: The Birth of American Fascism Footnotes

Episode 30: The Birth of American Fascism Footnotes

The Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election

In Episode 29, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election!

Episode 29: The Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election Footnotes

Episode 29: The Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election Footnotes

Why Ted Cruz Sucks: A Comprehensive Biography

This week, Robert is joined by Cody Johnston and Katy Stoll to discuss the Bastards of the 2018 Mid-Term Elections. And to start, let’s talk about a man that people of all backgrounds and beliefs can despise: Ted Cruz. 

Episode 28: Why Ted Cruz Sucks: A Comprehensive Biography Footnotes

Episode 28: Why Ted Cruz Sucks: A Comprehensive Biography Footnotes

Part Three: L. Ron Hubbard's High Sea Adventures With His Private Cult Navy

In Part Three of our Series on L. Ron Hubbard, Robert is joined again by Caitlin Durante (The Bechdel Cast) to discuss how L. Ron Hubbard spent 99% of his waking hours making up insane lies and died worth $600 million.






Part Two: L. Ron Hubbard: The Greatest Con-Man In History

In Part Two of our Three Part Series on L. Ron Hubbard, Robert is joined again by Caitlin Durante (The Bechdel Cast) to discuss how L. Ron Hubbard lived the life of Indiana Jones, mixed with Steve Zizou, as well as mixed with the Prophet Mohammed.