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Bonus: The "Twinkie Defense"

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  • 6 days ago
  • 49:21

Was Harvey Milk's killer really given a light sentence after claiming that junk food made him do it? Mike's spinoff podcast, Maintenance Phase, dives into the rumor and finds a very You're Wrong About twist. Subscribe to Maintenance Phase here: the show (

The Electoral College

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  • 9 days ago
  • 56:38

Topical episode! Special guest Jamelle Bouie tells Sarah and Mike about his problematic Founding Father faves and the bewildering institution they handed down to us. Digressions include '70s lapels, "Reversal of Fortune" and the Eurovision Song Contest. The filibuster rule and the three-fifths compromise receive bonus debunkings. Support us: the show (

Princess Diana Part 5: The Crash

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  • 16 days ago
  • 01:30:08

“You can be a hot mess express and still leave the world better than you found it.” In the final episode of our series, we talk about Diana’s untimely death and the everlasting conspiracy theories surrounding it. Digressions include RPGs, Madonna and Tickle Me Elmo. This episode contains spoilers for the movie “The Queen.” Here's the photos and clips we talked about in this episode: us: the show (

Princess Diana Part 4: The Divorce

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  • 23 days ago
  • 01:27:48

This week, Diana leaves the royal family with her reputation intact and her title slightly edited. Digressions include "Love Actually," "Pride and Prejudice" and Marie Antoinette. Both co-hosts reveal their staunch affirmative stance on wine moms. Here's the photos and clips we talked about in this episode: us:  Support the show (

Halloween Re-Release: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

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  • 25 days ago
  • 01:04:59

What if the scariest thing in America is unfettered capitalism and unaccountable corporations? Sources: us: the show (