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Devon Handy and Sarah Lerner

Hellbent Podcast is a new twice weekly political news and commentary podcast by childhood friends Devon Handy and Sarah Lerner. They aim to bring a heavy intersectional feminist lens to the male-dominated political commentary space. They are funny, f...Show More
12: Patriarchal Gas Lighting, Vol. 65433 f/ Kaitlin Byrd

2:33:47 | Apr 4th

Devon and Varsha discuss NOT the Mueller report, but Attorney General William Barr's 4 page word vomit ABOUT the Mueller report. Varsha sits down with Kaitlin Byrd, aka GothamGirlBlue, to discuss the Aunt Becky college admission scandal and 2020 poli...Show More
11: The Oldest Profession f/ Kaytlin Bailey

50:07 | Mar 27th

Varsha interviews Kaytlin Bailey, comedian, podcaster on The Oldest Profession Podcast, and the communications director for Decriminalize Sex Work. She is also a sex worker herself. They discuss the history of sex work, current laws that hurt sex wor...Show More
10: White Fucking Supremacy

58:04 | Mar 18th

Devon and Varsha discuss Beto entering the 2020 race, Ilhan Omar's antisemetic remarks and the devastating terrorist attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand that left 50 dead and injured 50 more.
9: It's About Fucking Control, NOT Support

1:02:56 | Mar 1st

Devon and Varsha discuss HHS's new rule that prohibits Title X funding recipient (aka Planned Parenthood) from even REFERRING their patients for abortions - they have put a domestic gag rule in place. They also yell about the Michael Cohen House Over...Show More
8: St. Bernard of Sanders

1:00:35 | Feb 23rd

Devon and Varsha discuss a horrible proposed bill in Arkansas, another white men who was plotting a domestic terrorist attack, and Bernie Sanders' announcement that he will seek the Democratic nomination for president in 2020, despite not being a Dem...Show More
7: Audio Brunch f/ Charlotte Clymer

50:09 | Feb 19th

Devon and Varsha sit down with Charlotte Clymer, Press Secretary of Rapid Response for the Human Rights Campaign. She is also a prolific and insightful political commentator and the coolest person you can follow on Twitter. Join them for an "audio br...Show More

53:54 | Feb 15th

Devon and Varsha respond to the State of the Union address. They were not impressed. Varsha's interview with Ian Millhiser coming shortly!
5: Contingent f/ Erin Bartram

38:41 | Feb 11th

Varsha interview scholar and historian Erin Bartram about sexism, racism and other sins in academia. They also discuss Erin's new magazine, Contingent. It's a glorious nerd-out about what it's like to work in academia when history has never been more...Show More
4: Affirmative Action for White Dudes

1:01:49 | Feb 2nd

Devon and Varsha discuss the racist and homophobic attack on actor Jussie Smollett, the misinformation in the bullshit "late term" abortion debate and the growing slate of 2020 Democratic party presidential hopefuls. Again. This primary may kill your...Show More
3: Per My Last Email, Bitch

53:48 | Jan 26th

Devon and Varsha discuss the government shutdown, the UNKNOWN number of children that have been taken from their parents at the border and other stories that flew under the radar while the government closed for a RECORD SETTING 35 days. They spend s...Show More
2: Don't Answer the Phone That's Not Ringing

1:02:41 | Jan 11th

Devon and Varsha discuss the rapidly developing Democratic field of 2020 presidnetal candidates, the destructive and ongoing Trump Shutdown and marginal tax rates.
1: A Toast to Paul Ryan's New and Continued Unemployment

56:16 | Jan 4th

Devon and Varsha discuss the Trump Game of Thrones poster, newly-elected HBIC Nancy Pelosi, and the Trump administration's newest attempt at rolling back and getting rid of civil rights laws and regulations. Feels good to be back!
106: Technicality

54:05 | Dec 12th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss ICE, Republian power grabs in Wisconsin and Michigan, and the hot fucking mess that is Trump's trade policy.
105: 2 Feminist Walk into a Russian Bar...

55:34 | Dec 4th, 2018

Devon and Varsha get a little tipsy and discuss the Mueller Russia invstigation and Melania Trump's murder forest.
104: Brush on the Forest Floor

58:19 | Nov 28th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Trump firing tear gas into a crowd of migrants at the San Ysidro Port of Entry and the sexist smear machine that is starting up for the 2020 presidential election.
103: Catfight?

54:04 | Nov 17th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the arrests of undocumented immigrants trying to sponsor migrant children at the border and the sexism surrounding Nancy Pelosi and Alexandria Oscasio-Cortez.
102: This Episode Was Canceled Due to Light Rain

52:20 | Nov 14th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Trump's lack of respect for the military and the dangerous threats to democracy creeping up in the wake of the 2018 Midterm elections. Our sponsor this week is giving away FREE birth control prescriptions. Go to http://www.s...Show More
101: Boss Ass Bitch

44:45 | Nov 9th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss midterm election results and the one and only Nancy Pelosi.
99: Crush the Midterms Episode 10: Election Day PEP RALLY!

33:21 | Nov 6th, 2018

For their final episode, Devon and Marisa discuss how to take good care of yourself on election, how they've personally crushed the midterms, and they invited some friends and colleagues to share how they have crushed the midterms this cycle. It's an...Show More
100: Candid(ate) Episode 10: Sea Change f/ Emily Cain

37:19 | Nov 6th, 2018

For our final episode, Devon sits down with EMILY's List executive director Emily Cain to discuss this historic midterm election cycle, and where we are all headed next. Thank you to everyone for joining us on this 10 week journey. If you want to ru...Show More
98: Good and Mad f/ Rebecca Traister

31:19 | Nov 2nd, 2018

Varsha sits down with author Rebecca Traister to discuss her new book, Good and Mad, which seeks to understand women's rage in the political space.
97: Candid(ate) Episode 9: The New Voices f/ January Contreras and Deb Haaland

32:37 | Nov 1st, 2018

Devon sits down with Arizona Attorney General candidate January Contreras and New Mexico congressional candidate Deb Haaland to talk about what it's like to be Women of Color running in this election and why their voices are more important and necess...Show More
96: Candid(ate) Episode 8: The Future is Female f/ Gretchen Whitmer and Jocelyn Benson

28:23 | Nov 1st, 2018

Devon sits down with Michigan gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Secretary of State candidate Jocelyn Benson to talk about Michigan's all-female state wide ticket for this year's midterm elections.  Learn more about Gretchen Whitm...Show More
95: Crush the Midterms Episode 9: CAN HE DO THAT?? f/ Angelo Guisado

31:33 | Nov 1st, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss voter suppression and the fear mongering being employed by Trump in these last days until the Midterms. They are joined by Constitutional lawyer Angelo Guisado, who explains what Trump can and cannot do and how voter suppress...Show More
94: May Their Memories Be A Blessing

1:09:15 | Oct 31st, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the anti-Semitic massacre of 11 Jewish people at a Synagogue, bombs sent via the mail to Democratic leadership, and Trump's refusal to acknowledge either tradgedy, in favor of pushing racist rhetoric about the caravan of migr...Show More
93: "Those People"

1:00:19 | Oct 26th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Jamal Khashoggi, the Trump administration's false panic over a caravan of migrants, and the attempt to erase trans identities.
92: Crush the Midterms Episode 8: Money, Honey f/ Liuba Gretchen Shirely

22:52 | Oct 25th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss everyone's favorite topic: money! They dive into why candidates need to fundraise so much, where your money goes when you donate and what reforms for campaign finance could look like. They sit down with NY-02 candidate Liuba ...Show More
91: Candid(ate) Episode 7: Dreaming is a Skill f/ Stacey Abrams

26:42 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Devon sits down with Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams. They discuss voting rights, failure and the importance of democracy. Learn more about Stacey Abrams at staceyabrams.com/ Follow Stacey @StaceyAbrams

1:00:47 | Oct 22nd, 2018

In this very special episode, Devon and Varsha get tipsy together on a Friday night to make fun of Ted Cruz and discuss their shared love of John Cho. Varsha comes up with an excellent nickname for Brett Fucking Kavanaugh. Please be advised: we aire...Show More
89: Crush the Midterms Episode 7: Still Stronger Together f/ Jess Morales Rocketto

23:26 | Oct 17th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss networks, community and how reaching out can lead to real wins in the midterm elections. They sit down with the Political Director of The National Domestic Worker's Alliance, Jess Morales Rocketto and dive into what community...Show More
88: To Vote or Not To Vote... THAT IS NOT A FUCKING QUESTION

53:17 | Oct 17th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss voter suppression tactics being used by the GOP across the country, but focused particularly in the South. They also talk about Elizabeth Warren and Republicans who lie about wanting to protect healthcare. Get inovlved in a ...Show More
87: "Some days I wanna quit this work and be a DJ" f/ La'Tasha D. Mayes

31:25 | Oct 11th, 2018

Devon sits down with La'Tasha D. Mayes, Executive Director of New Voices for Reproductive Justice. They discuss wholistic health of Black women, femmes, and girls and the danger that someone like Kavanuagh presents to that mission. La'Tasha also expl...Show More
86: Immigration f/ Gina Ortiz Jones

18:19 | Oct 10th, 2018

Devon sits down with Gina Ortiz Jones (TX-23) to discuss immigration, crafting a narrative, and the importance of accurately representing your constituents. She recounts her own story of being the daughter of an immigrant and the profound affect tha...Show More
85: Crush the Midterms Episode 6: And The Data Says... f/ Rachel Bitecofer

35:49 | Oct 10th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss polling, data, and what to make of contradictory polls. They speak with Rachel Bitecofer, Assistant Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University. She takes us through how to look at and ana...Show More
84: Fuck You, Joe Manchin

54:24 | Oct 9th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Kavanaugh's confirmation, DHS's refusal to take responsibility for the children they took from their parents at the border, and a cruel new State Department policy.
83: Himpathy

1:04:57 | Oct 4th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the Kavanaugh hearing and the depth of women's rage.
82: Candid(ate) Episode 5: We Really Do Care f/ Cindy Axne, Betsy Dirksen Londrigan & Dr. Kayser Enneking

43:46 | Oct 4th, 2018

Devon sits down with Cindy Axne (IA-03), Betsy Dirksen Londrigan (OH-13) & Dr. Kayser Enneking (FL State Senate-08) to discuss a signature Democratic issue: healthcare. With their own personal stories about their interactions with the healthcare sys...Show More
81: Crush the Midterms Episode 5: For Good Measure f/ Chris Melody Fields Figueredo

30:25 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss ballot measures and the importance of researching what will be on the ballot beyond the candidates. Ballot Initiative Strategy Center Executive Director Chris Melody Fields Figueredo joins to shed some light on the process an...Show More
80: Gut Punch

52:38 | Oct 3rd, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss migrant children being taken from foster care homes and sent to tent cities in the middle of the night, more Kavanaugh bullshit and Trump's BANANANANAS press conferences.  Please visit our sponsors: Brooklinen - get $20 off...Show More
78: Crush the Midterms Episode 4: Democracy Now! f/ Sarah Kenzior

36:33 | Sep 25th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss threats to democracy and the importance of voting. Devon sits down with author, scholar and expert on authoritarianism, Sarah Kenzior to discuss the structural and societal issues surrounding the right to vote. Follow Sarah ...Show More
79: Candid(ate) Episode 4: Reasons to Run f/ Liuba Grechen Shirley and Rebecca Bauer Kahan

32:44 | Sep 25th, 2018

Devon sits down with Rebecca Bauer Kahan (CA-Assembly District 16) and Liuba Grechen Shirley (NY-02) to discuss why they chose to run, how their campaigns have changed since they made that decision and what their kids think about them running for off...Show More
77: #BelieveSurvivors

54:52 | Sep 25th, 2018

Devon and Varsha spend the entire hour talking about the allegations against SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh. They give historical context for what is going on, as well as a break down of the right's attempt to discredit the survivors and invalidate t...Show More
76: Turning Hindsight into Foresight f/ Dr. Nicole Hemmer

1:06:01 | Sep 20th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss missing immigrant children, undocumented immigrants' fears about seeking help during Hurricane Florence, and Trump's deregulation spree. Varsha conducts her first-ever interview with historian Dr. Nicole Hemmer. They discuss ...Show More
75: Small Seats, Big Changes f/ Hala Ayala and Emma Collum

38:22 | Sep 20th, 2018

Devon sits down with Delegate Hala Ayala (VA) and Emma Collum (FL-State House 93) to discuss the importance of local politics and why, in some ways, local policies are even more powerful than federal ones. Learn more about Delegate Ayala at ayalafor...Show More
74: Do the Localmotion f/ Catherine Vaughan

33:14 | Sep 20th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss the importance of local elections and some tips on how to find about the lesser known races in your area. They sit down with flippable CEO Catherine Vaughan to talk about challenges local candidates face and solutions to some...Show More
73: Kavanaugh. Fucking. Lied.

58:44 | Sep 17th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Hurricane Florence, on going family separation of immigrants at the border (yes, it is still happening), the murder of yet another unarmed black man and Brett Fucking Kavanaugh, dickwad and creep extraordinaire. Please be ad...Show More
72: Funding Fuckery f/ Jess Morales Rocketto

56:51 | Sep 13th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the fact that ICE took $200 million from Department of Homeland Security and $10 million from FEMA to fund more detention centers. That money is funding the expansion of tent facilites designed to house immigrant children.  ...Show More
71: Crush the Midterms Episode 2: Knock, Knock, No Joke f/ Jason Kander

35:04 | Sep 13th, 2018

Devon and Marisa discuss volunteering for campaigns with a man who has done a lot of volunteering and campaigning himself, Jason Kander. They discuss the importance of door knocking, building the blue wave, and how, at the end of the day, there is no...Show More
70: Candid(ate) Episode 2: A Range of Lived Experiences f/ Katie Hill and Angie Craig

29:54 | Sep 12th, 2018

Devon sits down with Katie Hill (CA-25) and Angie Craig (MN-02) to discuss the importance LGBT representation and the benefit of a wide range of lived experiences that a candidate brings to the table. Learn more about Katie Hill at katiehillforcongr...Show More
69: Republicans Have No Fucking Plan

53:20 | Sep 12th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss voter suppression in North Carolina, Andrew Cuomo being a dickwad, and Trump's flawed logic in taking credit for the strong economy and job growth.
68: Brett Kavanaugh is a Little Shit f/ Dr. Phyllis Chesler

59:19 | Sep 6th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Brett Kavanaugh's nomination hearings and the anonymous NYTimes op-ed from a "resistance" member still working in Trump's cabinet. (If that sounds like a bullshit oxymoron, you are correct.) Devon also sits down with author,...Show More
67: Crush the Midterms Episode 1: Get Set, GO!

34:18 | Sep 5th, 2018

Devon and Marisa introduce the Crush the Midterms tool and talk to Tallahassee mayor and Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum about the importance of volunteers in a successful campaign. Follow Mayor Gillum @AndrewGillum --------- Pleas...Show More
66: Political Tapeworms

58:02 | Sep 5th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss government deregulation, appointing cabinet secretaries whose job it is to dismantle their departments from the inside out (like a fucking tapeworm), Paul Ryan's PAC releasing classified information on a former CIA agent, and...Show More
65: Candid(ate) Episode 1: The Future is Female

41:08 | Sep 4th, 2018

SPECIAL EPISODE: Hellbent Media's newest show, in partnership with EMILY's List. Our new show, Candid(ate): Real Conversations with Women Running for Office is out today! This week, Devon Handy sits down with EMILY's List VP of communications, ...Show More
64: MCSA: Make Courts Sexy Again f/ Daniella Gibbs Léger

1:02:51 | Aug 31st, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss DeVos' attempt to narrow the definition of sexual harassment on college campuses, ICE seizing passports of American citizens that just happen to be not white, and what the hell evangelicals are doing supporting a non-Christia...Show More
63: "Nothing Shines Up a Halo Faster Than Death"

1:02:55 | Aug 28th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss John McCain's passing, another mass shooting in Florida, a gaslighting piece of trash healthcare legislation put forth by 10 GOP senators, and failed voter suppression in Georgia.  They also announce that Hellbent Media is p...Show More
62: Toxic Masculinity

1:04:49 | Aug 23rd, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss toxic masculinity in 3 parts: Manafort and Cohen's crimes and Trump's mob boss mentality, the strength of the Me Too movement as a whole and why men want to take it down so badly, and how making the death of a young white wom...Show More
61: All Of The Bullshit

55:51 | Aug 21st, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Trump's racism and why it doesn't matter if there is actually a tape of him saying the n-word. They also discuss DACA, actual threats to national security and exsistaential threats to the Republican party.
60: "The Death Eaters Are In Charge Now" f/ Janae Phillips

1:00:00 | Aug 16th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Trump revoking former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance, #NotedDickwad Alex Jones, Sarah Huckabee Sanders intentionally misleading the public about black unemployment, and Trump's overt racism. Devon also sits d...Show More
59: Unite the Right Rally 2: The Rallying

1:02:20 | Aug 13th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss more family separation issues, including issues that affect more than immigrants at the southern border. They also discuss the effort of neo-Nazis to organize another rally in Charlottesville, (and what an embarrassing flop t...Show More
58: Democracy is a Contact Sport f/ Tina Vasquez

1:08:36 | Aug 10th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss corruption in congress, the press' role in a free democracy and more immigration bullshit. They also cover a few horrific stories of abuse of children being held in ORR facilities after being forcibly separated from their par...Show More
57: The White Supremacy Machine

1:01:19 | Aug 6th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the NRA's finances, EPA deregulation, the failure of the government to reunify kids were ripped from their parents by this administration, and the lack of process in our draconian immigration system.
56: A Person is Not Illegal f/ Marisa Kabas

1:06:16 | Aug 2nd, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss abuse in child detention centers and the practice of forcibly drugging children separated from their parents. They also discuss Trump's panic and Varsha explains tariffs and the impending trade war. Devon sits down with Mari...Show More
55: Unchecked Cruelty

1:02:45 | Jul 30th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss kids being re-separated from their parents after finally being reunited, Russia's attempts to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections, and Jeff Sessions' coded language. Thank you to our sponsor for this week: Blinkist - Blink...Show More
54: Exculpatory f/ Renato Mariotti

33:25 | Jul 26th, 2018

Devon sits down with former federal prosecutor and current CNN analyst Renato Mariotti to discuss the Michael Cohen tapes and the declassification of the Carter Page FISA warrants. Spoiler alert: none of it is actually exculpatory evidence. Follow R...Show More
53: An Act of War

1:09:29 | Jul 24th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss this administration's feeble efforts to reunite parents and kids that they forcibly separated, Trump's treasonous week & his triple negative excuse, Devon's time at San Diego Comic Con, and the real-life episode of "The Ameri...Show More
52: Abortion Access in the Age of Trump f/ Destiny Lopez

33:38 | Jul 13th, 2018

Devon sits down with Destiny Lopez, co-director of All Above All, a group dedicated to lifting restricts that limit women's access to abortion. They discuss what SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh means for Roe v. Wade and how Roe is out of reach for so ...Show More
51: Weaponzied Democracy

1:05:47 | Jul 10th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the bonkers Trump rally, hateful immigration policy, and the ongoing horror of what is going on with the family separation policy at the border.
50: "Hellbent on Controlling Our Bodies" f/ Sung Yeon Choimarrow

30:42 | Jul 6th, 2018

Devon sits down with the Executive Director of the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Sung Yeon Choimorrow, to discuss the impact of NIFLA v. Becerra and the rise of Crisis Pregnancy Centers on women of color.
49: Where's Your Civility Now, Motherfuckers?

1:07:26 | Jul 2nd, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the new revelations about the so-called "pilot" program in place before the Trump administration announced the official family separation policy, the reshaping of the Democratic Party's base, and our own racist undertones as ...Show More
48: Korematsu 2.0 f/ Ian Millhiser

1:25:38 | Jun 28th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the bullshit coming out of SCOTUS recently and the potential ramifications of Kennedy's retirement announcement. Devon sits down with ThinkProgress justice editor for the second week in a row to go in depth into the SCOTUS de...Show More
47: It's Not a Dog Whistle, It's a Fucking Foghorn

1:07:00 | Jun 26th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the broader immigration policy that Paul Ryan is fucking up beyond repair, the US pulling out of the U.N. Human Rights Commission, Trump's escalating trade war with China, and why it's okay to be pissed the Melania Trump wore...Show More
46: Terrible Fucking Peril f/ Ian Millhiser

43:07 | Jun 21st, 2018

Devon sits down with author and justice editor of Think Progress, Ian Millhiser. They discuss the Supreme Court, how laws move through an increasingly partisan legal system, and what the actual fuck is going on with the family separation policy. Ian ...Show More
45: Heartless Motherfuckers

1:17:17 | Jun 18th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss the Inspector General's report about Comey's conduct during the 2016 election and the wider implications of ignoring DoJ and FBI policy. They also discuss the kids being taken from their parents at our southern border and the...Show More

1:11:44 | Jun 12th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss DHS and ICE separating children from their families at our borders, voter suppression in Ohio and the depths of Scott Pruitt's dickwaddery.  ActBlue is taking donations on behalf of a number of organizations dedicated to hel...Show More
43: What They Didn't Say f/ Imani Gandy and Jessica Mason Pieklo

34:37 | Jun 8th, 2018

Devon sits down with hosts of Rewire.News' podcast Boom, Lawyered to discuss the Masterpiece Cakeshop SCOTUS ruling. They talk about what the ruling means, and more importantly, what it DOESN'T mean. They also talk about kitten stationary.
42: A Feckless C...ongress

58:30 | Jun 4th, 2018

Devon and Varsha discuss Samantha Bee's use of a controversial word, Roseanne Barr's racism, presidential pardons and SCOTUS' non-decision on the future of civil rights for LGBT citizens.
41: Local Politics is Sexy f/ Jessica Post

35:25 | May 31st, 2018

Devon sits down with Jessica Post, the executive director of the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee, which focuses on getting Democratic candidates elected to state and local office. They discuss getting involved, why state legislatures are so...Show More
40: Where Are The Children?

1:03:25 | May 29th, 2018

Devon and guest host Varsha discuss 2 separate stories about ICE and the Office of Refugee Resettlement and how this administration's immigration policies are being executed and why. They also discuss North Korea, diplomacy and what Chinese telecommu...Show More
39: "I'm Not Angry, I'm Just Disappointed" f/ Rabbi Jaclyn Cohen

57:11 | May 24th, 2018

Devon sits down with Rabbi Jaclyn Cohen to discuss the complex issues that surround the conflict in the Middle East and she offers an American Jew's connection to Israel. They discuss nuance, compassion, and what needs to be done to break some of the...Show More
38: A Fucking Grab Bag of Dystopia

1:15:55 | May 21st, 2018

Devon and VERY SPECIAL GUEST HOST Varsha Venkatasubramanian (Hellbent's very talented researcher) discuss Title X funding, what a domestic gag rule means, the school shooting at a Santa Fe, Texas high school, and the violence against women that lurks...Show More
37: Women Get Shit Done 2018 f/ Shruti Sandara and Yvonne Wandera

34:50 | May 18th, 2018

Devon sits down with Shruti Sandara and Yvonne Wandera to talk about their group, OwnHero, which is aiming to reframe the narrative around sexual abuse and assault. They also discuss what it's like to be two women of color working in Hollywood today ...Show More
36: Butter This Guy's Bread feat. Aditi Juneja

1:04:43 | May 14th, 2018

Devon and special guest host Aditi Juneja (lawyer, activist, writer and host of Self Care Sundays podcast) discuss Michael Cohen, John Kelly, just how disgusting this administration is, and the dangerous path towards autocracy that the White House is...Show More
35: How Fucked Up It Can Be feat. Aditi Juneja

35:11 | May 10th, 2018

Devon sits down with lawyer, writer, activist and podcast host Aditi Juneja. They discuss Aditi's work with Protect Democracy and the most salient threats to the framework of our government. They also discuss how race and gender are weaponized by gov...Show More
34: Men Are Fucking Trash

1:08:19 | May 8th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Eric Schneiderman, Melania Trump's "Be Best" nonsense, and what pulling out the Iran Nuclear Deal means for the US's global standing. Thank you to our sponsors for this week: Framebridge - custom frame your art right off yo...Show More
33: The Silence of Racism feat. Ashley Nicole Black

29:33 | May 3rd, 2018

Devon sits down with comedian, actress and  Full Frontal with Samantha Bee writer Ashley Nicole Black. They discuss feminist comedy in a diverse writer's room, talking to Trump voters face-to-face and speaking truth to power. Follow Ashley @ashleyn1...Show More
32: Kellyanne Kanye

1:01:40 | Apr 30th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the travel ban (but really it's a Muslim ban) and the arguments being made for and against it in front of SCOTUS. They also discuss the White House Correspondences' Dinner and the eyeshadow joke heard 'round the world. Drexel...Show More
31: Our Fucking Reckoning f/ Sharon Kann

40:54 | Apr 26th, 2018

Devon sits down with Sharon Kann, the reproductive rights program manager at Media Matters for America. They discuss why media oversight is so crucial in this era of #FakeNews and what has changed - and what hasn't changed - about how the news covers...Show More
30: Messaging, Messaging, Messaging

1:03:52 | Apr 23rd, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the 3rd round of student-led school walkouts that took place on Friday, April 20th on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting. They also talk about the DNC lawsuit against Russia, Don Jr., and the Trump Campaign and wh...Show More
29: Ignoring Female Pain f/ Natalie Telyatnikov

36:38 | Apr 20th, 2018

Devon sits down with Natalie Telyatnikov, founder of Better Postpartum, an organization dedicated to lowering the maternal mortality rate and help women get through Postpartum Depression and other Postpartum medical issues. Devon also discusses racis...Show More
28: What the Actual Fuck, America?

1:02:47 | Apr 18th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss race and education in America, and what it means that Paul Ryan is not seeking reelection in November.
27: Raise Hell f/ Cecile Richards

22:11 | Apr 12th, 2018

Devon sits down with Cecile Richards, past president of Planned Parenthood, expert organizer, and exceptional troublemaker. They discuss her new book, Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead and how Hellions can "rais...Show More
26: Trump's Diarrhea of the Mouth

1:04:37 | Apr 9th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the chemical weapons attack in Syria that happened on Saturday, as well as the escalating tariffs Trump is threatening to levy on China.  Please visit our sponsors for this week: Framebridge - Get beautiful custom framing s...Show More
25: Sexism. It's Always Sexism. f/ Christina Reynolds

42:32 | Apr 5th, 2018

Devon sits down with Christina Reynolds, the Vice President of Communications at Emily's List. They discussed sexism and misogyny directed at women running for office and why more women in politics is always a good thing. To put the interview in a la...Show More
24: Our Children Can't Breathe

1:06:45 | Apr 2nd, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Trump's Twitter temper tantrum about DACA and immigration policy and how he doesn't seem to understand that the two aren't actually connected. They also dive into the EPA's push to roll back CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Econo...Show More
23: "Because Men Are Fucking Terrible" f/ Wil Wheaton, Felicia Day & Yetide Badaki

24:45 | Mar 29th, 2018

Devon had the pleasure to attend an event in support of Hellion Jess Phoenix (CA-25) this week. She sat down with Wil Wheaton, Felicia Day, and Yetide Badaki to discuss why they support Jess, why more women should run, and the importance of scientist...Show More
22: It's in the Fucking Job Title

1:03:15 | Mar 26th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss John Bolton's past of abusive behavior and why his appointment as National Security Advisor poses a risk to our national security. They also discuss Stormy Daniels, Summer Zervos, and Karen McDougal's stories about their past...Show More
21: AKA Misogyny feat. Alexandra Chandler

45:14 | Mar 23rd, 2018

Devon sits down with MA-03 candidate Alexandra Chandler to discuss her extensive background in the intelligence community and why her identity as an openly trans woman is a help, not a hinderance in her campaign.  Devon also discusses the recent Mar...Show More
20: Living in a Goddamned Choose Your Own Adventure Novel

1:04:35 | Mar 19th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Stormy Daniels' unique position in going after Trump personally, and how the firing of Deputy Director of the FBI Andrew McCabe is related to Mueller subpoening the Trump Organization for all records related to Russia.
19: Trump Believes in Climate Change feat. Jess Phoenix

35:07 | Mar 16th, 2018

Devon sits down with Jess Phoenix, who is running for congress in California's 25th district. They discuss environmental policy, gun violence and the lie that Donald Trump and the GOP love to tell: that they don't believe in climate change. Jess Phoe...Show More
18: Dumped by a Post-It Note

1:10:44 | Mar 14th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Trump's unceremonious Twitter firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and why that is so dangerous for democracy. They also discuss the unfolding results of the special election in PA-18\. We know now that Democrat Conor L...Show More
17: "I Didn't Expect the Misogyny" feat. Lauren Underwood

31:32 | Mar 1st, 2018

Devon sits down with Lauren Underwood, who is running for congress out of Illinois' 14th district. They discuss education policy, healthcare in the age of Trump and whether or not mental illness is connected to gun violence. Donate or get involved w...Show More
16: Not My America

1:09:15 | Feb 27th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the NRA's actual reach in Washington, why USCIS (United States Citizen and Immigration Services) changed its mission statement, and are happy to report a bit of good news regarding DACA recipients. Please check out our spo...Show More
15: The Privilege That Stopped Me From Truly Understanding feat. Jen Longdon

43:30 | Feb 23rd, 2018

Devon sits down with Jen Longdon, who is running for Arizona State Legislature in District 24\. Jen is a gun violence survivor and passion disability rights advocate. She is also a gun owner who believes in strict gun reform and that assault weapons ...Show More
14: This is Going to Make One Hell of a Book f/ Shannon Watts

1:20:29 | Feb 20th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the indictments Mueller's office handed down on Friday and how 16 Russians and 3 Russian companies ended up creating an ad that said: "Hillary is a Satan, and her crimes and lies had proved just how evil she is." Varsha does ...Show More
13: Our Willful Ignorance of Who is Dangerous and Why f/ Laura Moser

37:46 | Feb 16th, 2018

Devon sits down with Laura Moser, who is running against a Tea Party Republican in TX-7\. Bur first, she discusses the school shooting in Florida and how our country has systematically failed us. This is an intense episode, and listener discresion is...Show More
12: Republicans Don't Have Plans, They Have Scams

59:06 | Feb 13th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the red-herring government shut down that happened Friday night and what to expect from the DACA and immigration reform debate, promised to the Democrats by Mitch McConnell. They also dive into Trump's infrastructure "plan," ...Show More
11: "So I Kept My Mouth Shut and Stayed" f/ Vicki Shabo

43:02 | Feb 8th, 2018

Devon sits down with Vicki Shabo, Vice President of National Partnership of Women and Families to discuss the Family Medical Leave Act, or FMLA. This week marks its 25 anniversary since being signed into law. They discuss what FMLA has done for Ameri...Show More
10: #ReleasetheMe... you know what? Fuck it.

1:01:46 | Feb 6th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the dog-whistle racism in Trump's State of the Union address and what the hell is going on with #ReleasetheMemo. (Spoiler alert: the memo is a total dud. Nothing juicy, except for the fact that Republicans played themselves.)...Show More
9: Women Supporting the Hell Out of Women f/ Lily Herman

32:31 | Feb 1st, 2018

Devon sits down with freelance writer and founder of Get Her Elected, Lily Herman. Get Her Elected matches skilled volunteers with women running for office. Once you've filed your papers, you still need a website, mission statements, social media adv...Show More
8: Nail Biting Manophobic Hellbent Feminist She Devils AND PROUD

1:04:16 | Jan 29th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Trump's attempt to fire Mueller back in June 2017, the #ReleasetheMemo drama stirring up on Twitter and the frustrating coverage of Trump at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Please visit our sponsors for this ...Show More
7: Performing Abortions On-Air in Yosemite Park f/ Lizz Winstead

38:57 | Jan 26th, 2018

Devon sits down with comedy legend Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show and full-time reproductive rights activist. They discuss the role of comedy in political commentary and why women's reproductive health is often ignored by the media.
6: Hold the Fucking Line

1:05:15 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the government shutdown that came on Friday as a result of the Democrats withholding their votes on the spending bill until they negotiated a DACA fix. They also discuss why the Democrats ultimately decided to vote to reopen ...Show More
5: White Supremacy is a Threat to National Security f/ Gina Ortiz Jones

36:14 | Jan 18th, 2018

Devon sits down with Gina Ortiz Jones, who is running for congress in Texas' 23rd district. They discuss voting rights in Texas, responsible immigration, and why she believes that white supremacy is a dire threat to our national security. Follow Gin...Show More
4: Our So-Called President is Racist as Fuck

1:07:07 | Jan 15th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss Trump's racist comments and this administration's love for "merit-based" immigration. They also talk about the shocking number of Republican law makers who are not seeking reelection in the 2018 midterm elections. Sarah comes...Show More
3: Starved for Inspiration f/ Marisa Kabas

35:20 | Jan 11th, 2018

Devon sits down with Maris Kabas, the editoral director for Hope, a new platform that marries news with activism. They discuss news fatigue, educating yourself, Oprah and what you can you do about DACA. You can find out more about Hope at http://mee...Show More
2: Ragtag Team of Racists

1:03:05 | Jan 8th, 2018

Devon and Drexel discuss the bananas comments from Trump from his Camp David meeting with Republican leadership (minus Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III) and what exactly is going on with the "stable genius" tweets from the so-called president. They ...Show More
1: My Button is Bigger Than Yours

1:01:40 | Jan 4th, 2018

Devon and special guest host Drexel discuss the trashfire that was 2017, Trump's insistence that his nuclear button is bigger than North Korea's, and Steve Bannon making comments about how the Trump Tower meeting in June 2016 with Jared Kushner, Don ...Show More
80: The Democratic Base f/ Neera Tanden

1:11:05 | Dec 14th, 2017

Devon and special guest host Drexel Heard (Host of The Political Beat on AfterBuzz TV @DrexelHeard) discuss Doug Jones' win in Alabama and the Dreamers Act and what it has to do with the impending government shut down. Devon sits down with Neera T...Show More
79: Take Out The Trash f/ Jessica Mason Pieklo

1:13:30 | Dec 8th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Time's Person of the Year article, John Conyer's and Al Franken's departure from the House and Senate over sexual harassment and assault allegations, and why we as Democrats need to force these men out of office. Devon speaks...Show More
78: Friday Fuckery

59:32 | Dec 4th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss how the GOP passed their garbage tax bill and what Flynn's guilty plea means for the White House.
77: Literal Economic Anxiety f/ Sarah Kendzior

1:08:06 | Dec 1st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump's most recent racial slurs and the GOP's disastrous tax "reform" bill. Devon also sits down with Sarah Kendzior to discuss North Korea, net neutrality and how to reinstate faith in our democratic institutions.
76: Fuck Off With Your Nazi Fluff

58:01 | Nov 27th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss net neutrality, the "Me Too" bill going through congress and the NYTimes' awful soft-focus "profile" of a fucking Nazi. TW/CW: Contains graphic discussion of sexual assault, harassment and Nazism.
75: Cartoon Villains f/ Renato Mariotti

59:09 | Nov 16th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the allegations against Al Franken, Don Trump Jr's Twitter messages with WikiLeaks, and the hot mess that is the GOP tax plan and how they're trying to morph it into another ACA repeal. Devon sits down with former federal pro...Show More
74: Roy Moore, Louis C.K. and the Dickwads That Should be Fucking Gone

53:19 | Nov 13th, 2017

Devon and Sarah sit down to discuss Roy Moore and Louis C.K. and how misogynistic dickwads have infected every level of our lives.
73: Election Day 2017: A Blue Fucking Tidal Wave f/ Imani Gandy

1:09:49 | Nov 9th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the results of the 2017 election and what this means for Democrats moving into 2018. Devon also sits down with Imani Gandy (@AngryBlackLady) to talk about her reactions to the past year and what this administration is trying t...Show More
72: The Vicious Cycle of Gun Violence

57:31 | Nov 6th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss yet another mass shooting that happened in Texas on Sunday. They also talk about the Republican's tax bill introduced to the House, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' connections to high level Russian officials, and Mueller's inv...Show More
71: It's Indictment O'Clock f/ Julie Balutis

1:23:27 | Nov 2nd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Mueller indictments against Paul Manafort & Rick Gates and George Papadopoulos' guilty plea. Devon sits down with Julie Balutis to talk about the upcoming Virginia governor's race.
70: The Age of Gaslightenment

58:05 | Oct 26th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Jeff Flake and the importance of charismatic dissenters in the Republican party, diversion tactics the Trump administration is using to take focus off of the ongoing Russia investigation, and give an update on the Jane Doe abo...Show More
69: The Trump Administration is Full of Fucking Liars

1:03:57 | Oct 23rd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss John Kelly's assertion that Rep. Frederica Wilson lied about what she heard when Trump called Myeshia Johnson, the widow of fallen soldier Sgt. La David Johnson. They also explore the war on women's rights, and how the governm...Show More
68: Lie, Deny, Rinse & Repeat f/ Caroline Orr

1:07:18 | Oct 19th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump's non-reaction to the death of 4 Green Beret soldiers in Niger. They also talk about his disgusting and shameful call to one of the soldier's widow and his politicizing of the death of John Kelly's son. Devon sits dow...Show More
67: Shit Pie Trifecta

59:46 | Oct 16th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss #WomenBoycottTwitter and the problem with White Feminism. They also talk about Trump's Executive Orders designed to end Obamacare, Health and Human Services' insidious new strategic plan language, and the complexities of the I...Show More
66: Rage Blackout f/ Andi Zeisler

1:03:08 | Oct 12th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Big Data in the 2016 presidential election and how Russia used major social media platforms to manipulate voters. Devon sits down with Andi Zeisler, co-founder of Bitch Media, to discuss rape culture, Jemele Hill and who we ar...Show More
65: White Men are Canceled Effective Immediately

1:13:27 | Oct 9th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Trump administration's obsession with controlling women and the links between free or low-cost birth control and women in poverty. They also name the Dickwad of the Week. Thank you to our sponsors for this week: Sun Ba...Show More
64: Our National Fucking Nightmare

1:04:39 | Oct 2nd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the shooting in Las Vegas that happened Sunday night. It was the deadliest in U.S. history.
63: "Firebrand" is a Helluva Euphemism for Bigoted Motherfucker f/ Natalie Montelongo

1:22:47 | Sep 28th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss special elections, voter suppression and the GOP's turn to extremism, as signified by Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore. Devon sits down with Natalie Montelongo, the National Organizing Director for Voto Latino, an organizati...Show More
62: Don't Let The Bastards Get You Down

1:06:47 | Sep 25th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss North Korea, the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, and professional athlete's protests against police brutality and systemic racism that. They also award TWO Dickwads of the Week.
61: We Were Nuanced, Then the Universe Delivered Trump f/ Pantsuit Politics

58:00 | Sep 21st, 2017

Devon and Sarah sit down with the brilliant hosts of Pantsuit Politics, Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland for their first-ever cross over podcast! They four of them talk about the Graham-Cassidy healthcare mess and how the Russia investigation i...Show More
60: Normalizing the Trump Administration Isn't Fucking Cute

59:52 | Sep 18th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss big data's role in the Russian interference in the 2016 election, and how that is possibly starting to connect back to the Trump campaign. They also talk about the cult of normalization and why Sean Spicer at the Emmys is more...Show More
59: Healthcare, With Jazz Hands! f/ Catherine Vaughan, CEO of flippable

1:18:20 | Sep 14th, 2017

Devon and Sarah are finally reunited (though still long distance). They discuss healthcare, Democratic strategy and HRC. Devon sits down with Catherine Vaughan, the CEO of flippable.org to talk about how Democrats can win vulnerable Republican seats....Show More
58: The End Times are Here & the Name is Donald Fucking Trump

1:00:45 | Sep 11th, 2017

Devon and guest host Melissa McEwan discuss the natural disasters hitting the country. They talk about climate change, the political nature of the discourse and why the fuck Mike Pence is giving the national updates. They bestow Dickwad of the Week o...Show More
57: Trump's Dickwaddery? There is No Limit with Julie Balutis and f/ Lauren Duca

1:27:20 | Sep 7th, 2017

Devon and special guest host, Julie Baluits (@resisterhood), discuss DACA, Nancy Pelosi and the Charlottesville to DC March. Devon also sits down with Lauren Duca to talk about gaslighting, Silicon Valley oligarchy and dealing with online harassme...Show More
56: Russia is Still a Fucking Thing f/ Drexel Heard, II

1:07:26 | Aug 31st, 2017

Devon and special guest host, Drexel Heard, sit down to discuss Trump's tax policy speech in Missouri, his self-centered and self-serving visit to Corpus Christi, Texas, how much he lied about his business ties in Russia, and the loyalty of his frien...Show More
55: Hurricane Trump is a National Fucking Disaster

1:14:00 | Aug 28th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump's pardon of #NotedDickwad Joe Arpaio, the state of the DACA program, and Hurricane Harvey and the Trump administration's godawful response. The also bestow the Dickwad of the Week.
54: Stop Trying to Make A New President Trump Happen

1:10:50 | Aug 24th, 2017

Devon and Sarah sit down long distance to discuss Trump's fucking campaign rally (almost 3 years out from the next election), the transgender ban in the military, and more Russian emails. They also award the Hellion of the Week and talk about the lov...Show More
53: May God Help Her Smash the Patriarchy

1:00:15 | Aug 21st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Secret Service, Steve Bannon's exit from the White House, and voter suppression. They also name the Dickwad of the Week. #feminist #feminism #trump #voter suppression #bannon #healthcare
52: Fuck Nazis f/ Matthew A. Cherry

1:09:45 | Aug 17th, 2017

Devon and Sarah continue to cover the Charlottesville terrorist attack and discuss the reactions to Trump's ridiculous press conference in which he does NOT denounce nazis. They also sit down with Matthew A. Cherry and talk about his upcoming short f...Show More
51: Racist Motherfuckers Extraordinaire

56:54 | Aug 14th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Charlottesville rally and the reactions to the racist motherfuckers who put it on. They also discuss the White House's refusal to call white men terrorists. They also renamed the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to sim...Show More
50: Doomsday Prepping f/ Melissa McEwan

1:26:05 | Aug 10th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss disastrous North Korean policy and how Trump's off-the-cuff threats may lead to actual war. They also discuss the FBI's predawn raid of Paul Manafort's home and the implications for the ongoing Trump/Russia scandal. They sit d...Show More
49: Literal Fucking Receipts

1:14:46 | Aug 7th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the DOJ's obsession with leakers and reporters, Mueller cranking up the heat on the Trump/Russia scandal, top officials testifying agains Trump, and caftans. They give the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to a real piece o...Show More
48: Faux Fucking Populists f/ Carlos Maza

1:31:08 | Aug 3rd, 2017

Devon & Sarah discuss the DOJ's decision to take on affirmative action programs at colleges and universities and the new RAISE Act, aimed at cutting legal immigration into the U.S. in half. They also sit down with Carlos Maza to chat about media cove...Show More
47: Holy Healthcare, Batman!

1:17:41 | Jul 31st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Democratic party's betrayal of their female base, who the real heroes in this healthcare battle are, and Trump's violent rhetoric at a police rally. They also give the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to a man who feed...Show More
46: Maverick My Ass f/ Stacey Abrams

1:37:24 | Jul 27th, 2017

Devon and Sarah sit down with gubernatorial candidate & Georgia House Rep. and Stacey Abrams about the future of the Democratic party, romance novels, and Star Trek. (You do NOT want to miss this interview). They also discuss healthcare (duh), Trum...Show More
45: Backwards, and in Motherfucking Heels

1:19:18 | Jul 24th, 2017

Devon and Sarah reunite in spirit after a long week apart. While still a long-distance episode, they discuss healthcare, Russia and how ridiculous our newscycle has become. Devon geeks out on San Diego Comic Con 2017. They award the Donald Trump Dish...Show More
44: Everybody Fucking Hates Ted Cruz

1:18:58 | Jul 17th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the continuing healthcare saga, how much everybody hates Ted Cruz, a couple of small but interconnected Russia stories, and what we should focus on in these overwhelming times. They also award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dick...Show More
43: Jesus Fucking Christ, Donald Trump, Jr. f/ Tracy Chou

1:30:31 | Jul 13th, 2017

Devon and Sarah reunite in Los Angeles and discuss the latest scoop in the Trump-Russia scandal (it came from Trump's own son) and the fucking train wreck that is the Senate healthcare bill. They also talk to engineer and activist Tracy Chou about te...Show More
42: It's PEAK Fuck This Shit O'Clock

1:08:52 | Jul 10th, 2017

Devon & Sarah emerge from hibernation/their first break since they started on this bananas train to discuss the G-20 Summit, Donald Trump, Jr. and a quick (and partial) list of the Trumpland bullshit they missed last week. They "award" the Donald Tru...Show More
41: We'll See You in Court, Motherfucker f/ Saira Hussain

1:28:04 | Jun 29th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss domestic emoluments clause violations, the new travel ban policies and go into so Russia updates. They talk to Saira Hussain, an Attorney with the Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus, about immigration and cri...Show More
40: The Death Party

1:20:26 | Jun 26th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the newly reinstated travel ban, healthcare & how to explain to Republicans why you should care about other people, Obama's reaction to Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election, and self-care. They "award" the...Show More
39: Republicans Always Fall in Fucking Line f/ Brittany Packnett

1:28:00 | Jun 22nd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the GA-6 and SC-5 Special Election results, the awful health care bill that we are FINALLY able to see, and Man Bun Ken. They talk to the brilliant Brittany Packnett about representation in politics, getting women in office an...Show More
38: A Nesting Doll of Attorneys

56:56 | Jun 19th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the GOP's health care bill that the Senate is trying to push through without adequate input or debate, a Civil Rights Commission that is investigating the Trump administration, Trump enriching himself via the presidency, and m...Show More
37: Smarter by Osmosis f/ Sarah Kendzior

1:29:37 | Jun 15th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss how completely off-the-rails the news cycle has been lately. The dive into gun control, healthcare concerns, and the open investigation into Trump's obstruction of justice. They talk to the brilliant Sarah Kendzior, who gives ...Show More
36: Mueller? Mueller? Mueller?

1:07:37 | Jun 13th, 2017

Devon & Sarah discuss shady-ass congressional Republicans, health care, and dive into the ongoing Trump Russia investigation, including what Sessions might say in his public testimony happening today, June 13. They "award" the Donald Trump Dishonor i...Show More
35: Comey Covfefe f/ Katelyn Burns

1:17:31 | Jun 8th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Senate Intelligence Committee's public hearing with James Comey, who was fire by Trump for having the gall to investigate him for colluding with Russia. (Or for mishandling the Hillary Clinton email server case, depending ...Show More
34: Bitch, I Sent You Scientists

1:03:37 | Jun 5th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement, Trump starting an international incident with a Tweet, the NSA leaked report about Russian interference in the 2016 election, and the suspicious timing of the Trump administrat...Show More
33: Leslie Knope it the Fuck Up f/ Julie Balutis

1:18:09 | Jun 1st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the erosion of civil rights, Trump trying to get rid of birth control mandates in the Affordable Care Act, and more Russia Investigation updates. They also chat with Julie Balutis, a long time Democratic Party volunteer and co...Show More
32: Russia Investigation Bonanza

58:49 | May 29th, 2017

Devon & Sarah discuss what the hell is going on with the Russia Investigation, Jared Kushner's role in creating back channel communications with Russia, and how The Kush's privilege has shielded him from what amounts to treason. They award the Donald...Show More
31: A Thunderbolt of Resistance f/ Erica Sackin

1:18:23 | May 25th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss GOP fuckery, the ever-evolving TrumpRussia story, the disaster that is the AHCA CBO score, and speak to Erica Sackin, the Director of Political Communications for Planned Parenthood. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in ...Show More
30: Plead the Fucking 5th

59:06 | May 23rd, 2017

Devon & Sarah discuss the absolutely BANANANANANAS news cycle that dominated last week, including more revelations on the TrumpRussia investigation and the horrible budget that the White House released. They "award" the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickw...Show More
29: The Subpoena Pen is Mightier f/ Wendy Davis

1:26:07 | May 17th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump divulging TOP SECRET information to the Russians, Comey's memos, and the call for Trump's impeachment. They also speak with feminist hero Wendy Davis about her latest project, Deeds Not Words. They award the Maxine Water...Show More
28: Nobody Puts Comey in a Corner

1:05:54 | May 15th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss voter suppression, drug sentencing, freedom of speech, and updates on the Comey firing and related Trump Russia investigation. They "award" the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
27: Fucking Up the Cover Up f/ Shannon Watts

1:21:28 | May 11th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the status of the TrumpRussia investigation, arresting journalists, and some James Comey firing updates. (Spoiler Alert: The White House cannot seem to keep their story straight). They also interview Shannon Watts, founder o...Show More
Minisode: Trump's Tuesday Night Massacre

57:50 | May 10th, 2017

Devon & Sarah assemble like the fucking Avengers to discuss yesterday's late-breaking news that Trump fired FBI Director (the head of the investigation into Trump/Russia collusion in the 2016 election). They are shocked.
26: It's Sally Yates O'Clock

1:10:21 | May 8th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Kushmeister's latest ethics violation, Trump cutting addiction outreach services, the French election, Flynn being a general hot mess, and, of course, Sally Fucking Yates dressing down Republican senators. They "award" the Don...Show More
25: Being A Woman is a Preexisting Condition f/ Marcus Johnson

1:22:16 | May 4th, 2017

Devon & Sarah discuss the AHCA dumpster fire, how to get the dickwads out in 2018, James Comey, and some fucking female Trump official who doesn't believe in birth control. They interview Marcus Johnson, a writer and political scientist. The round ou...Show More
24: "Diversity of Thought" is Bullshit

1:04:49 | May 1st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss ordering Trump's drunk ass a Lyft home to New York forever, dictatorship-esque tendencies, EPA's literal nonsense in response to removing climate change data from their website, and the New York Times' latest round of bullshit...Show More
23: 100 Days of Fuckery

1:04:31 | Apr 27th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Trump's first 100 days of failure, tax cuts for the wealthy, net neutrality, and Jared Fucking Kushner. They award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery.
22: Checks and Balances, Bitch

1:02:15 | Apr 24th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss an embarrassment of riches, re: Trumpland bullshit, the French presidential election, and how neither the House nor Senate have pulled their shit together on the Russia investigation. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Di...Show More
21: We Can Be Superheroes f/ Sarah Kuhn

1:24:40 | Apr 20th, 2017

Devon and Sarah interview author Sarah Kuhn and talk about representation in the media, her new book, Heroine Worship, and the comic books with the best fashion. Devon and Sarah also discuss Russia nonsense and some Trumpland bullshit. They award the...Show More
20: International Dick Pic

1:03:47 | Apr 17th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss international and domestic policy, how Trump has absolutely no understanding of how government works, and worse, doesn't have an ideology to speak of. They also cover what is going on the Resistance and bestow the Donald Trump...Show More
19: Let Them Eat Cake

1:04:31 | Apr 13th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Russia (with a particular emphasis on Carter Fucking Page and Paul Fucking Manafort), how unsurprising it is that Donald Trump has no fucking clue what he's doing with either foreign or domestic policy, and why gun control is ...Show More
18: Donald Trump Will Never Be Fucking Presidential

1:01:25 | Apr 11th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the Syrian strikes and what they mean in a broader political context, more Trump administration staff shake ups, and self-care. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
17: Gor-Such A Fucking Asshole

52:40 | Apr 7th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss dog poo, raw sewage (aka Devin Nunes and Bill O'Reilly respectively), and Neil Motherfucking Gorsuch. They also call Mitch McConnell a dickwad for throwing a temper tantrum and pulling the nuclear option after One. Fucking. No...Show More
16: White Men Need to Shut the Fuck Up

1:05:28 | Apr 3rd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss how distorted our view of Trumpland has become, some Russian-scandal bullshit, and the absolute tenacity of noted dickwad Michael Flynn. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
15: Maxine Waters Brought the Motherfucking Fire

1:00:32 | Mar 30th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss the mystical journey around their audio quality, GOP bullshit, immigration, and how it is impossible to defeat Maxine Waters in any way, so mediocre white dudes shouldn't even try. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in Ba...Show More
14: Devin Nunes is a Shady Motherfucker

1:06:34 | Mar 28th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss (In person! For the second time today!) the evermore complicated Russia web of lies, Jared Kushner, Devin Fucking Nunes, and general Trumpland bullshit. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
13: Get Ready for Impeachment

1:01:30 | Mar 23rd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Russia bullshit, healthcare bullshit, and Supreme Court bullshit. They also discuss their post-Trump impeachment party looks. They award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery
12: James Motherfucking Comey

1:02:37 | Mar 20th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss trolls, James Comey and the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election, general fuckery in the intelligence committee hearings, and exactly how unpopular Trump is these days. They also award the Donald Trump...Show More
11: She Did it Her Fucking Way

1:04:37 | Mar 16th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss sports (really!), Trump's tax return, Rachel Maddow, sexist criticism, and the disastrous CBO report on the GOP's healthcare plan. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery.
10: Drip, Drip, Drip Motherfucker

1:01:25 | Mar 13th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss making a Patreon, a whole bunch of bullshit about close Trump associates, how much smarter they are than our president, and elections that look good for Democrats. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame to particul...Show More
9: Dickwads be Gone

1:04:12 | Mar 10th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss listener feedback, merch, how everyone on the fucking planet hates the GOP health care proposal, and a few notable dickwads from the past few days. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery to two very deserving wom...Show More
8: Is That a Fucking Christian Thing to Do?

1:02:57 | Mar 7th, 2017

Devon and Sarah get together in person, have a drink and discuss ICE dickwads, wiretapping, and the alt-left's misogyny problem. They also talk about humanity and being a decent fucking person. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame.
Drunkisode: Jefferson Beauregard Fucking Sessions

52:42 | Mar 3rd, 2017

Devon and Sarah get drunk and discuss late breaking news about notable dickwads, including Jeff Sessions, Mike Pence and Jared Kushner.
7: Repackaging Autocracy Does NOT Make it Democracy

1:07:31 | Mar 2nd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss personal growth, a new lineup of Russia-connected dickwads, the danger of Trump's Russian ties in general, and why praising Trump's tone at the Joint Session address is fucking bullshit. They also award the Maxine Waters Award...Show More
6: Endless Stream of Dickwads

51:23 | Feb 26th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Sean Spicer in a bunny suit, the ridiculous brogressive rhetoric around the DNC chair race, media nullification, and leaking a story about trying to catch leaks. They award the second ever Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame. ...Show More
5: A Classic Case of Too Many Dickwads

1:00:28 | Feb 23rd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss a Russian oligarch dickwad, how much of a dickwad Jeff Sessions continues to be, and a couple of Congress' most notable dickwads. They also discuss Trump's new immigration policy and how he will always be King Dickwad. They aw...Show More
4: Some Douchebag on Some Other Douchebag's Show

57:23 | Feb 21st, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss Jake Tapper, sanctuary cities, Mar-a-Lago (BECAUSE THIS IS WHERE OUR LIVES ARE), why psychoanalyzing the president is NOT helpful, and a couple of douche bags jerking each other off. They also introduce their brand new award: ...Show More
Minisode 1: Assemble Like the Fucking Avengers

28:59 | Feb 16th, 2017

Devon and Sarah assemble like the fucking Avengers to discuss late breaking reports that Trump's aides were in contact with Russian intelligence during his campaign... over a year ago.
3: Sally God Damn Yates

1:09:53 | Feb 15th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss egregious spelling errors, booing Jason Chaffetz, the never-ending insufferability of Brogressives™ and MICHAEL FUCKING FLYNN. They also bestow their weekly Maxine Waters Award in Badassery on not one but TWO very deserving wo...Show More
2: Nevertheless, She Persisted

45:28 | Feb 8th, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss gratitude, idiotic foreign policy, Trump's inability to LITERALLY turn on the fucking lights, and gun control. They also name the first ever recipient of The Maxine Waters Award of Badassery.
1: b: We're Going Full Fucking Game of Thrones

48:34 | Feb 2nd, 2017

Devon and Sarah discuss self care in these crazy times, the Women's March, intersectional feminism, and how women are leading the resistance against Trump. They also discover a shared love for Maxine Waters, the baddest bitch in congress. And remembe...Show More
1: It's Fuck This Shit O'Clock

48:56 | Feb 1st, 2017

Devon and Sarah introduce themselves and take a bird's eye view of sexism and misogyny during the 2016 election cycle, focusing on the insidious and often-denied gender bias against Hillary Clinton. They make fun of "Bernie Bros" and swear a lot.