Berners attack Beto

6 days 18 hours ago

Over the past week, a number of top Bernie Sanders supporters have launched what appears to be a coordinated attack on liberal firebrand Beto O’Rourke for allegedly being a neo-liberal establishment shill. (O’Rourke is arguably as liberal as Bernie, if not more so.) The effort appears intended to hurt O’Rourke’s possible race for president in […]

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Trump/GOP corruption, remembering George Bush, and rapey Xmas songs (or not)

1 week 2 days ago

In today’s UnPresidented podcast we discuss the Republicans trying to steal an election in North Carolina, and attempting to steal powers from Democratic politicians in other states; we talk about the debate over whether George HW Bush should be remembered with kindness, nuance or anger; and we also delve into the controversy over the age-old […]

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Why Pelosi should be our next Speaker

3 weeks 2 days ago

Today’s big top in the UnPresidented Podcast is Nancy Pelosi and the race for Speaker of the House. We also discuss the ongoing Mississippi Senate race; Donald Trump not even bothering to learn the correct name of Paradise, CA; Trump intentionally misspelling Adam Schiff’s last name as “Schitt”; and Trump’s unpatriotic attack on the admiral […]

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President Melania

4 weeks 1 day ago

In today’s podcast, Cliff and I talk about Trump’s disastrous Veterans Day holiday in which he once again dissed the troops; we then have a big election recap, looking at the overall numbers and just how well Democrats did (spoiler: REALLY well); and finally, we discuss the late-breaking bizarre news that Melania Trump has publicly […]

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Latest election polls with one day left

1 month 1 week ago

One day left to the midterm elections, and Cliff and I walk you through the latest polls. In a nutshell, the Democrats still ‘should’ win back the House, while the Senate ‘should’ remain in GOP hands. But turnout can change everything. This is a ten-minute excerpt of the hour-long episode. To hear the entire show, […]

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4 more days to the mid-term elections — here’s where things stand

1 month 1 week ago

Four days away from the midterm elections, Cliff and I provide lots of election updates, and talk a bit about Trump’s racist new Willy-Horton-style anti-immigrant ad that, of course, blames Democrats for something Republicans actually did. Below is today’s podcast, which we’ve made free so everyone can get this important election update.

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Max Boot on what the hell happened to the Republican party

1 month 1 week ago

Never-Trumper, and former-Republican, Max Boot talks to us about his important new book, “The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right.” Max, a former conservative Republican who is now pro-choice, pro-LGBT, pro-environment, pro-immigration, and pro- gun control, talks to us about what Trump has done to the Republican party, what the Republican party let […]

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The MAGAbomber

1 month 2 weeks ago

Cliff and I talk about the arrest of the MAGAbomber, and Trump’s role in fomenting a week of terror across the United States. As always, there are lots of election updates as well. (This was episode was recording during the arrest itself.) This is a 10-minute excerpt of the hour-long episode. To hear the entire […]

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America under attack: Clintons, Obamas, Soros & CNN sent bombs

1 month 2 weeks ago

America is under attack, as multiple incendiary devices are sent simultaneously to the Clintons, the Obamas, George Soros, CNN and more. In this special edition of our podcast, Cliff and I talk about the latest surrounding this unprecedented series of attacks, and the fact that we already know who is responsible: Donald Trump. This is […]

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More election polls, Soros, the caravan, “nationalism,” & the ACA

1 month 2 weeks ago

With two weeks to go to the midterm elections, today’s episode is ALL elections. We start talking about the GOP’s anti-Semitic attacks on George Soros and the recent bomb scare at his home, that caravan in Central America and how the media is falling for Trump’s tricks yet again, “nationalism,” the GOP undermining the ACA, […]

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Mongo election update

1 month 3 weeks ago

In today’s UnPresidented podcast, we have a huge election update that starts about 40 minutes into the show — in which we talk about a lot of polls and races — but first we talk about Trump’s outrageous comments last night in which openly-endorsed violence against journalists, and we segue from that topic to a […]

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How record fundraising & the health care issue are helping Dems in the midterms

1 month 3 weeks ago

This short excerpt of our latest UnPresidented Podcast talks about the overwhelming advantage Democrats have in fundraising heading in to the midterm congressional elections in three weeks, and why it matters. We then conclude with a discussion of how the health care debate is successfully motivating voters to support Democrats. Have a listen, and if […]

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Tiny Trump

1 month 3 weeks ago

In today’s UnPresidented Podcast episode, we spend a good deal of time with a number of midterm election updates, but we also delve into: Trump’s growing public feud with Stormy Daniels; Trump lying about his financial ties to Saudi Arabia; Mitch McConnell’s new effort to use the failed tax cuts to gut Social Security and […]

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Chip in to elect Democrat Ammar Campa-Najjar and defeat racist Duncan Hunter

1 month 4 weeks ago

Republican House member Duncan Hunter was recently indicted for taking campaign funds for personal use, and then claiming they were going to wounded warriors. As a result of his indictment, Hunter is now in a tightening reelection race, and has pulled all out all the stops to defeat Democrat Ammar Campa-Najjar, including blatant racism. Campa-Najjar […]

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