Episodes

May 03, 2021

First Hundred Days and Years (Ep. 305)

This week the MPU hosts are joined by comedian Emily Galati in a wide-ranging conversation that covers life expectancy, the first hundred days of the Biden administration, Elizabeth Warren's new book, and the metamorphosis of the television sitcom.

April 19, 2021

Do Not Buy His Book! (Ep. 304)

This week's episode covers Bernie Madoff's legacy, John Boehner's book tour, and the twin pandemics of covid-19 and mass shootings.

April 12, 2021

The Whitest Hip Hop Episode Ever (Ep. 303)

This week the podcasters look at the week in the news, including the passing of DMX and the legacy of his music, the passing of Prince Phillip, the rights of transgender athletes, and how royalties and publishing rights have changed the music industry.

April 05, 2021

Bewitched vs. I Dream Of Jeannie (Ep. 302)

This week the guys talk about classic TV shows as well as current events involving Matt Gaetz, the Biden infrastructure plan, the MLB all-star game boycott of Georgia, the death of G. Gordon Liddy, and how to kill a man with a pencil. (Ooops!)

March 29, 2021

Roaring Twenties (Ep. 301)

This week the MPU gang looks at Donald Trump's return to the public eye, the sad uptick in mass shootings, Republican attempts at voter suppression, and what it all portends for the 2020s and beyond.

March 22, 2021

Episode 300!!!

The MPU gang celebrates their 300th episode with some memories from the past, then look at the issues of the week, including violence against Asian Americans, the influx of unaccompanied minors at the border, staffers fired from the White House for...

March 15, 2021

Everybody Loves Covid (Ep. 299)

This week's podcast marks the one year anniversary of the Covid crisis and lockdowns. The gang also looks at President Biden's approval ratings, the competition for college admissions in the post-Covid era, the GOP's assault on voting rights, where we...

March 08, 2021

Dr. Seuss Abuse (Ep. 298)

This week's podcast covers the Dr. Seuss kerfuffle, whether Andrew Cuomo should resign or not, the good and the bad in the Covid-19 Relief package, mask burning rallies in Idaho, the hosts' stories of trying to get their Covid vaccines, and what...

March 01, 2021

Cancel Culture (Ep. 297)

This week, comedian Larry XL joins the gang again to discuss CPAC, Woody Allen versus Mia Farrow, cancel culture, and the nebulous future of the $15/hour minimum wage.

February 22, 2021

Black History Month (Ep. 296)

This week the gang is joined by comedian Larry Nichols (aka Larry XL) to discuss Black History Month. Also covered: the big freeze that hit Texas and other states, the politics of energy, the passing of Rush Limbaugh, and ex-President Trump's return...

February 08, 2021

Fired By Robocall (Ep. 295)

This week's podcast looks ahead to the senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump, a discussion of who should be in line to get the coronavirus vaccine next, some joy over Lou Dobbs being dumped by Fox Business News, and the best and worst ways to find...

February 01, 2021

Space Lasers (Ep. 294)

This week's podcast covers the Myanmar coup and what it means for the USA, the Covid-19 relief package negotiations, the upcoming impeachment trial, the death battle between Reddit and hedge funds, and the one issue that seems to create true...

January 25, 2021

Rolex-gate (Ep. 293)

This week the gang looks at the Biden inaugural and the kick off of the new administration.

January 18, 2021

The Final Days (Ep. 292)

Joined by a Gen Z public policy student at American University in DC, the gang looks at the final days of the Trump Administration and what to expect from the coming senate impeachment trial and Biden's first hundred days.

January 11, 2021

Seditious Minds (Ep. 291)

This episodes looks at the Capitol Hill riot and what it portends for the Biden administration and beyond.

January 04, 2021

Georgia On Everyone's Mind (Ep. 290)

This week singer Sally Kuehne joins the gang to talk about the latest controversial Trump tape, the Georgia senate run-off races, the looming Electoral College showdown, and our favorite new streaming series.

December 28, 2020

Year In Review (Ep. 289)

This week, Greg, Ward and Kevin take a look at 2020 in review and how Facebook is bungling it's much ballyhooed efforts to police hate speech.

December 21, 2020

Night Court Reboot (Ep. 288)

This episode features Greg, Kevin, Ward, and Kevin's son, Max, who talks about what it's like to be recent college graduate in the time of coronavirus. Then the gang looks at the news of the week and finishes with a look at the new Night Court reboot...

December 13, 2020

Sue Kolinsky talks Ellen and The Osbournes, Part 2 (Ep. 287)

In part two of our interview with comedian and TV producer Sue Kolinsky, she reveals some inside tidbits about performking at The Comedy Store and working with Mitzi Shore, Ellen DeGeneres, The Osbournes, actor Corey Haim, comedian Robert Schimmel,...

December 06, 2020

The BLM Car (Ep. 286)

An interview with the Texas man whose car bears the names of over 1500 black people who've been killed by police.

December 01, 2020

Sue Kolinsky, Part 1 (Ep. 285)

Comedian and "The Osbournes" producer Sue Kolinsky joins the MPU gang to discuss current events and some backstage insights into the TV and movie industries. This is Part 1 of a two-part episode.

November 23, 2020

Inside The Biden-sphere (Ep. 284)

This week, Greg and Kevin look possible Biden Cabinet appointments, why Bernie would be a poor choice at Labor, the national embarrassment of the Trump legal team, and what TV commercials for Coronavirus vaccines might look like.

November 16, 2020

Election Afterglow (Ep. 283)

This week's podcast looks at Trump's continuing effort to contest the election results and a deeper dive into the list of Republican senators who could be drafted into the Biden cabinet, thereby allowing their state's Democratic governor to pick their...

November 09, 2020

Biden Boogaloo (Ep. 282)

This week the gang looks at the 2020 election results, how the world responded to Biden's win, and do a deep dive at what it means for the nation and the Democratic party. Toward the end, DJ and Kevin hit on a brilliantly devious way that Joe Biden...