Previous Episodes Refresh
Oct 01, 2019
Have You Forgotten?October 01, 2019
The gang talks about 9/11 and whether they and everyone else has forgotten, Biden's continued sundowning at the recent Democratic debate, and give a long-awaited update on Undercover Billionaire.
Sep 17, 2019
Green TVA, Joe Walsh, Swarthy Child, 5 Myths About BernieSeptember 17, 2019
The gang is back with an incredible amount of content.
Aug 28, 2019
Evangelicals and Trump; Undercover BillionaireAugust 28, 2019
The gang is back after a one-week parental leave (go with it). They talk about Liz's breakout piece In God's Country, which is about evangelical feelings on Trump after seeing him in office for a few years. They also talk about the new show Undercover Billionaire in which a billionaire proves that he can create a million-dollar business in the depressed town of Erie, PA, thereby owning the lazy locals. They finish off the episode with 5 Myths About Christianity, 5 myths being their summer...
Aug 04, 2019
A child is bornAugust 04, 2019
The gang is back, this time with a discussion of the birth of their second child, which thankfully coincided with copious amount of CNN viewing in the hospital, keeping the gang up to date on the latest and greatest in American politics, which is also discussed, including Bidencare and Symone Sanders's CNN meltdown.
Jul 16, 2019
The War for the Soul of the Democratic Party with guest Ryan GrimJuly 16, 2019
The gang is back. They talk about: 1. The Last Czars on Netflix 2. The Democratic Establishment's new war against the AOC quartet and Saikat Chakrabarti in particular 3. The last half of the episode is an interview with Ryan Grim about his new book "We've Got People" available here: https://strongarmpress.com/catalog/weve-got-people/
Jun 24, 2019
The individual versus the collective under socialismJune 24, 2019
Matt is here with a solo episode where he tackles a philosophical tension that runs through much socialist thinking and posting: how can socialism be both individually liberating while also relying on collective control and ownership? This winding (don't call it rambling) episode covers many topics including Distributism, Jeffersonians, Rawls's property-owning democracy, and various socialist tendencies. And most importantly, it offers a real solution to the conundrum.
Jun 11, 2019
Does the EITC Suck or Is It Good? (ft. Marshall Steinbaum and Kevin Werner)June 11, 2019
Does the Earned Income Tax Credit suck. Or is it actually good? And if it does suck, precisely why does it suck? These are the questions the expert panel get into.
Jun 06, 2019
Special Guest Donté StallworthJune 06, 2019
Special Guest Donté Stallworth by Elizabeth and Matt Bruenig
May 20, 2019
The Bruenigs Interview the Gravel TeensMay 20, 2019
The Bruenigs Interview the Gravel Teens by Elizabeth and Matt Bruenig
May 12, 2019
The gang take your questionsMay 12, 2019
So many questions, including why Matt was kicked off his college debate team market socialism v. planning, dealing with isolation, relationship conflict, and so on and so on.