Episodes

May 18, 2020

Unmasking America (Ep. 257)

This week's podcast hosts a spirited discussion of the latest Trump Friday Night Massacre, Michael Flynn, Justin Amash, Eric Trump, and the Facebook avatar craze.

May 11, 2020

Obama Speaks (Ep.256)

This week's episode looks at former President Obama's controversial conference call remarks about the current administration and how each of the hosts is experiencing social distancing in their communities.

April 27, 2020

Bleach Blonde (Ep. 254)

The week's podcast introduces DJ's wife, Ora, as she joins the gang to disinfect the week in coronavirus news.

April 20, 2020

Biden Endorsements Galore (Ep. 253)

This MPU podcast catches up with the 2020 presidential race as Democrats line up to endorse Joe Biden. Then the hosts look at the week in the world of Coronavirus.

April 13, 2020

School's Out (Forever?) [Ep.252]

This episode looks at how the coronavirus will affect schools, the economic recovery, and the 2020 presidential election.

April 07, 2020

Unemployment Pandemic (Ep. 251)

This episode dives deep into the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the controversial decision to hold the Wisconsin primary during that state's stay-at-home lockdown. Then the hosts share what necessities of life they have learned to buy...

March 31, 2020

Gimme Shelter In Place (Ep. 250)

This episode looks at the new shelter-in-place culture and then answers the burning Bernie Bros. question, "where's Joe Biden?" (Hint: you're not looking hard enough.)

March 24, 2020

1918 Or 1929? (Ep. 249)

This episodes looks at the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak and the status of the Democratic primary race in a Covid-19 world.

March 17, 2020

But He Persisted (Ep. 248)

This episode looks ahead at the primaries in Florida, Illinois, Arizona and (maybe) Ohio, and other news that isn't necessarily about Trump or Covid-19.

March 10, 2020

VP Stakes (Ep. 247)

This week's podcast looks at the two man race between Biden and Sanders, who would make a good VP choice for Joe, how the CoronaVirus could change the way we live, and the long-term impact of Trump's new truce deal with the Taliban.

March 03, 2020

Return of the Biden (Ep. 246)

This week's podcast looks ahead to Super Tuesday and the Biden endorsement surge.

February 25, 2020

Goin' To Carolina (Ep. 245)

This week's podcast looks ahead to the South Carolina primary and Super Tuesday.

February 18, 2020

President Rick Santorum (Ep. 244)

This week's episode looks at Attorney General Bill Barr's moves to reward Trump's friends and the state of the Democratic primary race.

February 11, 2020

Tweaking Mitch McConnell's Balls (Ep. 243)

This podcast looks at the senate impeachment vote, the results of the Iowa caucuses, and the shape of the Democratic race. Plus you'll learn why Mitch McConnell got his very own episode title!

February 05, 2020

Iowa App Issues (Ep. 242)

This week's episode covers the confusion surrounding the Iowa caucuses, the imminent acquittal in the senate impeachment, and how the hosts reacted to the Super Bowl half-time show controversy.

January 28, 2020

One Week To Iowa (Ep. 241)

This episode looks at the ongoing senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump, the final days before the Iowa caucus, the Coronavirus, and the public response to the sudden passing of Kobe Bryant.

January 21, 2020

Inside Iowa (Ep. 240)

In this podcast episode, former SNL cast member Gary Kroeger talks about what it's like inside an Iowa caucus and then joins the gang to look ahead to the senate impeachment trial of Donald John Trump.

January 14, 2020

Hot Dog Eating Contest (Ep. 239)

In this episode the MPU gang looks at the upcoming impeachment trial, Trump's Iran brouhaha, the Iowa caucuses, and their choices for the Oscars.

January 07, 2020

The Three B's (Ep. 238)

This episode features discussions about the new hostilities with Iran, whether it's good for Democrats to have John Bolton testify at the senate impeachment trial, and what it means now that Biden, Buttigieg and Bernie (the three B's) have risen to...

December 24, 2019

The Aaron Sorkin President (Ep. 237)

This week, Rebekah and DJ fly solo as they discuss the impeachment standoff, the latest Democratic debate, the person running to be the Aaron Sorkin president, and how the evangelical right has been co-opted by the conservative right (or vice versa).

December 17, 2019

Saying The Quiet Part Out Loud (Ep. 236)

The MPU gang wraps up 2019 with a look at the pending senate impeachment trial, the rumored China trade deal, and the winnowing of the Democrats' presidential debate stage. The hosts end their final 2019 podcast with a personal glimpse at their wishes...

December 12, 2019

Impeachment Carols (Ep.235)

In this episode, Greg returns as the gang banters about the articles of impeachment and how the loss of Kamala Harris affects the Democratic primary field.

December 03, 2019

More Perfect Monologues (Ep. 234)

In this special episode, each of the MPU hosts speaks directly to you about issues that have been on their minds over the Thanksgiving holiday.