Episodes

The Knock, Knock, Who’s There, the FBI Episode

For this episode, it is an all-out Ameri-pod! In it, David and Mike discuss the raid on Mar-a-Lago (Trump’s – very tasteful – abode in South Florida). What are the implications for the country – and the fates of the Democratic and Republican Parties, more specifically? We discuss! We also talk about Joe Biden’s latest…

The Orange You Glad Your Aren’t Donald Trump Episode

For this episode, in US politics, we have a super-duper scorching hot-take on Episode 8 of the January 6th Committee: Jabba the Hut Does Nothing to Call off His Goons. For provincial/federal Canadian politics, we talk about the latest and not so greatest with healthcare in Canada (and the undue stress on it from the…

The No Mo’ BoJo Episode

For this episode, in UK politics, we have a HOT-TAKE on the political demise of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson who has just resigned from office on July 7th, 2022. Will BoJo be able to get himself out of this capper and rise back to prominence? We discuss! For Federal (Canadian) politics, we have a…

The (January) 6-Pence None the Richer Episode

For this episode, in American politics, the January 6th Committee’s (6-part) public hearings and what they have unearthed so far…and will it make a difference at all to politics in the US. For provincial politics, we check in on the latest edition of ‘Who Wants to Be Our Premiere?’ More specifically, we talk about the…

No Podcast this week

Hello! No podcast this week as we are dealing with sick kids (they’ll be fine), crunch times at work and a bit of summer fun. We’ll be back next week with a brand new pod – thanks for listening! 🙂 M and D

The Ford More Years Episode

For this episode, in federal politics, we talk about the new legislation passed by the Liberal government to tighten restrictions on guns and also the drug possession exemption requested by BC that was approved by the federal government. For provincial politics, we have a burning HOT TAKE on the Ontario election results, with the Rob…

The Orange Oompa Loompa US Primary Episode

For this episode, we return to US politics, with a spirited discussion on the US primaries that have recently taken place. We talk specifically about Donald Trump’s hold on the party – and the efficacy of his endorsements. We then talk about Alberta provincial politics – and the race for who will be the new…

The Glass 51.4% Full Episode (Mini) Episode

We have a special super, duper hot-take mini-episode this week! We recorded this special podcast only an hour or so after Jason Kenney announced that he would be stepping down as Premier of Alberta after securing 51.4% of the vote in support of his leadership. In this burning hot take, we talk about what went…

The Let’s Make a Debate Episode

For this week’s episode, in federal politics, we dissect (or, more accurately, Mike regales David on what happened on) the first official Conservative leadership debate. Who scored points, who lost points, who wants to fire the Governor of the Bank of Canada? We discuss! For provincial politics, we revisit the Ides of Spring (AKA Jason…

The Roe, Roe, Roe Your Vote Episode

For this week’s episode, for all levels of politics, we tackle on issue only: the implications of the (still draft) decision to overturn Roe v. Wade in the US Supreme Court. What does it mean for the US – and the 51% percent of the population that is oppressed by this vote? What does it…

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