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Comedian Jim Jefferies sits down with his guests to discuss news, politics, and all the things he couldn't, wouldn't and shouldn't say on TV. Co-hosted by Forrest Shaw.

Comedian Jim Jefferies sits down with his guests to discuss news, politics, and all the things he couldn't, wouldn't and shouldn't say on TV. Co-hosted by Forrest Shaw.
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Comedian Jim Jefferies sits down with his guests to discuss news, politics, and all the things he couldn't, wouldn't and shouldn't say on TV. Co-hosted by Forrest Shaw.

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English


Episodes

Are Japanese B-Stylers Racist?

11/12/2019
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Jim examines the decline of religion in America, investigates the Japanese trend of appropriating African-American culture and asks panelists to identify racist scenarios.

Duration:00:09:43

Why Americans Fear the Wrong Things

11/5/2019
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Jim looks at recent Facebook controversies, enlists Rep. Madeleine Dean to help him run for office, and talks to author Barry Glassner about America's "Culture of Fear."

Duration:00:16:33

Legal Prostitution vs. Sex Trafficking

10/29/2019
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Jim breaks down the latest Halloween trends, finds out whether sex trafficking is linked to legal prostitution, and compares American and British chocolate manufacturing.

Duration:00:10:57

Jim's Ride-Along with His Cop Brother

10/22/2019
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Jim explains why people love conspiracy theories, looks at why policing is safer in Australia and shares the latest news about how humans have doomed their own planet.

Duration:00:15:09

Diving Into the Trump Impeachment Inquiry

10/15/2019
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Jim unpacks the Trump impeachment inquiry, visits South Africa to learn about traditional medicine techniques and weighs in on how U.S. culture tackles mental health.

Duration:00:14:35

The Decline of Sex in Japan

10/8/2019
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Jim looks at the spate of recent deaths linked to vaping, visits Japan to examine the decline of sex among young people and discusses the disappearing stigma around STDs.

Duration:00:14:28

Jim Takes On Cancel Culture

10/1/2019
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Jim discusses the consequences of "cancel culture," shares how inclusion is changing the toy industry and laments a hairy situation.

Duration:00:14:49

Jim Gives Socialism an Overhaul

9/24/2019
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Jim explains why free college for everyone might not be a good idea after all, finds a compromise between socialism and capitalism, and celebrates the Emmy Awards.

Duration:00:21:13

Americans Stopped Caring About Privacy

9/18/2019
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Jim weighs in on some unpopular opinions, visits Hong Kong to learn about its imposed facial recognition system and scrutinizes America's lax attitude about data security.

Duration:00:13:13

The Cost of Trading Away Freedom

5/21/2019
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Jim examines the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, visits Singapore to weigh the pros and cons of living in a restrictive society, and criticizes recent abortion bans.

Duration:00:21:08

Dividing the United States

5/14/2019
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Jim makes the case for universal basic income, takes a critical look at "poverty tourism" in South Africa and proposes splitting America up into different countries.

Duration:00:21:13

Giving Kids in Foster Care a Leg Up

5/7/2019
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Jim weighs in on ancestry testing, chats with Ty Burrell about giving opportunities to kids in foster care and examines how kid influencers are vulnerable to exploitation.

Duration:00:21:13

Addicted to Everything

5/1/2019
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Jim looks at how gamification gets people addicted to tech, tries to figure out if Australia has a gambling problem and explains why strict laws don't curb addiction.

Duration:00:21:17

Jim's Guide to Growing Old and Dying

4/23/2019
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Jim explains why the funeral industry is exploitative and wasteful, seeks happiness by attending his own mock funeral in South Korea, and devises a new model of retirement.

Duration:00:18:53

Jim Goes on an Anti-Poaching Safari

4/16/2019
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Jim explains why zoos are a good thing, goes on patrol with an anti-poaching task force and sticks up for an underappreciated member of the animal kingdom.

Duration:00:21:13

The Extra Hurdles for Trans Athletes

4/9/2019
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Jim looks at the discriminatory barriers trans athletes face, sits down with a transgender scientist and marathoner, and examines the state of LGBTQ rights in Thailand.

Duration:00:21:05

How Chicago Became Central to the Gun Debate

4/2/2019
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Jim examines the rise of the NRA as a lobbying group, visits Chicago to see how the city became part of the gun-control debate and tries to save after-school programs.

Duration:00:21:13

The Hidden Dangers of Vast Nuclear Arsenals

3/26/2019
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Jim examines the many flaws in America's nuclear weapons stockpile and takes a critical look at doomsday-prepping advice.

Duration:00:13:02

America's Got Talent, Prison in Pakistan & Dance Crews (with Taylor Williamson)

3/20/2019
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Jim and Forrest chat with Taylor Williamson (@taylorcomedy) about his run on America's Got Talent, why Jim hates dance crews and hear from @erikaude about his time in a Pakistani prison.

Duration:01:01:46

Applause Breaks, Heavy-Fire Ping Pong & The Mexico of Asia

1/30/2019
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Jim and Forrest check in from the land of the Crazy, Rich, Asians to chat about ping pong shows, butcher the pronunciation of Shamu and title Jack's autobiography, "When The Laughter Stops".

Duration:00:50:47