Jesse and Brittany discuss their move (hopefully the last one for a while), listener emails and voicemails related to colonoscopies and caring for the unhoused, an art gallery owner who turned a hose on an unhoused woman in San Francisco, the death of Keenan Anderson at the hands of police in Los Angeles and the record number of police killings in the year 2022, the saga of George Santos as he begins his time as an elected Congressman, President Joe Biden’s classified document problem and how it differs from that of Donald Trump’s, A$$hole of Today feat. ID Rep. Jack Nelsen.
Jesse and Brittany are joined by Bobby Corrigan, Ph.D., to discuss his work studying rodents. Together, they discuss Bobby’s background, interest in studying rodents, and his work in teaching people how to improve rat problems in their homes and businesses. Bobby discusses his affinity and interest in rats for their unique behaviors and shares some interesting stories, including his work directly in the sewers of New York City, where he was bit by a rat! Bobby gives tips on how to manage rat problems and teaches Jesse and Brittany some interesting rat facts. Follow Bobby on Twitter: @Rodentologist
Jesse and Brittany discuss their various healthcare experiences this week, including the bivalent booster and Jesse’s endoscopy and colonoscopy, a listener voicemail challenging Jordan Peterson to a fight, New York’s state of emergency over polio, Alex Jones’ return to court, the police killing for Christian Glass in Colorado, Senator Lindsey Graham’s national abortion ban announcement and subsequent Republican in-fighting, Republican candidates’ attempts to lie about their previous stances on abortions to get elected, Democrats’ risky move to fund campaigns of less appealing Republican opponents to win elections, the Democrats moving to use stronger language when talking about Republicans, and the DOJ’s 40 subpoenas and conspiracies surrounding Donald Trump’s visit to Washington DC this week.
Jesse and Brittany discuss their continued animal adventures in DC, Republican state lawmaker Jean Schmidt in Ohio who suggested that pregnancy can be an “opportunity” for victims of sexual assault, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ objection to cartoons for fear of indoctrination, reporting suggesting that President Joe Biden is ready to go on the attack in the midterms, reporting from NYT reporters regarding Mitch McConnell’s fears of the child tax credit continuing, A$$hole of Today featuring actor and Christian activist Kirk Cameron, and Takin’ Care of Biz featuring Trevor Noah at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
Jesse and Brittany answer questions from the audience about their move, plans for the show moving forward, format of the show and drops for the show, as well as book and movie recommendations and political questions!
Jesse and Brittany discuss Brittany’s recent fall in the house, listener emails and voicemails related to calling representatives, attempts to ban teaching on race, and unfair judgments on Michael Shermer and Sam Harris, follow-up on Judge Alexis Krot and her apology, a Virginia mother who was arrested for threatening a school over a mask-mandate, the rally in DC to ‘Defeat the Mandates’, and A$$hole of Today featuring Bari Weiss on Real Time with Bill Maher.
Jesse and Brittany are finally back after a difficult move from SoCal to DC! In this episode, they discuss the tail end of their move, listener emails and voicemails related to moving and communicating with representatives, follow-up related to Judge Odinet in Louisiana and additional judges who are behaving badly, Joe Rogan’s real-time correction, Kyrsten Sinema’s empty praise for MLK while interfering with voting rights legislation, and A$$hole of Today featuring Dave Ramsey.