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23 Mass Violence and Bad Active Shooter Training

The global Coronavirus pandemic has had the secondary effect of reducing incidents of school and workplace violence, especially shootings. But as the deployment of...

22 Reddit Breaks Wall Street with Andy Meade

What the hell is going on with GameStop? Why are your nerdy friends furiously buying a previously worthless stock with looks of pure malice...

Decoding Impeachment and Bad Legal Takes

No, you're not going to blow up the Internet with your hot take on impeachment. Just stop.

Capitol Riots: Anatomy of a Catastrophe II – Electoral Boogaloo

Scrapper again deconstructs the failures that lead to the latest major catastrophe befalling the United States, the how, why, and what the f

Discussion: Ashli Babbitt Shooting (Full Video)

Conspiracy theories and false equivalencies are flying around social media on the death of Ashli Babbitt on the Capitol grounds during the riots that took place on January 6th. Join the discussion currently raging on our forums with your take, or simply lurk until you are brave enough to do so.

21 Year End Podcast – 2020 Final Thoughts and F-Words

In the last podcast of 2020, Phrost and Submessenger review and ruminate on the events and hot-button topics of the past year, from culture war skirmishes to natural and man-made catastrophes.

Your No-BS guide to BMI – Body Mass Index

72% of Americans are obese, but before you make that New Year’s Resolution you have no intention of keeping, let's clarify those numbers and graphs for you...

The Zipper Merge, or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Traffic Engineers

No, you're not being a nice guy by getting in line as soon as possible, you're making everyone's commute take longer.

20 Covid Vaccine and Pandemic Update

As the vaccine for Covid-19 rolls out to the United States and the rest of the world, Immunologist Dr. Jason Goldsmith joins us to discuss the implications, considerations, and specifics of how it was created so quickly, putting to rest conspiracy theories and nonsense about the state of the pandemic.

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32 Omicron and the End of the Covid Pandemic

The Omicron variant is all the rage in viruses, and Dr. Jason Goldsmith, Immunologist (MD, PhD), comes on the show to provide his genuinely...

Episode 31 – DUIs are BS

Drunk and intoxicated drivers are a risk to the public. But as attorney and Constitutional scholar, Derek Debus comes on the show to explain, the system for arresting and prosecuting DUIs is flawed at every level, creating incentives for bad police practices, and criminals out of innocent people.

Belief in Astrology Predicted by Narcissism and Lower Intelligence

Narcissism and a lack of intelligence predicts one's belief in Astrology. Who'd have guessed? (Not the horoscope section, that's for sure.)

30 Kyle Rittenhouse Trial and the Burning Danger of an Uninformed Public

Author of "Anatomy of a Catastrophe", Andrew Vaillencourt, comes on the pod to discuss the ongoing trial of Kyle Rittenhouse and the looming fate...