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Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.

Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.
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Every episode we blast anyone who gets in our way. We bring critical thinking, skepticism, and irreverence to any topic that makes the news, makes it big, or makes us mad. It’s skeptical, it’s political and there is no welcome mat.

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English


Episodes

Episode 446: Social Media Propaganda

12/10/2018
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Stories from the Week NBC News Signal presents factory of lies: Democracy under attack Break up Facebook (and while we’re at it, Google, Apple and Amazon) | Robert Reich | Opinion | The Guardian Delay, Deny and Deflect: How Facebook’s Leaders Fought Through Crisis – The New York Times Damage Control at Facebook: 6 Takeaways... The post Episode 446: Social Media Propaganda appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:15:31

Episode 445: Vulgarity for Charity Part 3

12/3/2018
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Thank you to everyone that helped us raise 122K for Modest Needs! The post Episode 445: Vulgarity for Charity Part 3 appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:15:11

Episode 444: Charcuterie Demon

11/26/2018
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Administration Admits Border Deployment Was A $200 Million Election Stunt Hold ‘Crooked Ivanka’ accountable Finland’s president rakes memory for source of Trump remark Fox News host Chris Wallace tells Trump world sees him as ‘beacon for repression’ Kat Kerr Orders East Coast Winter Storm to Put Out the California Wildfires Number Of Witches Rises Dramatically... The post Episode 444: Charcuterie Demon appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:18:33

Episode 443: Vulgarity for Charity 2018 Pt. 2

11/19/2018
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Hank Kunneman: God Will Release Cures for Cancer and Alzheimer’s in Response to Synagogue Massacre | Right Wing Watch Kat Kerr: ‘The Red Tsunami Did Happen’ | Right Wing Watch Liz Crokin: ‘We Did Have a Red Tsunami’ | Right Wing Watch Vulgarity for Charity Modest Needs vulgarityforcharity@gmail.com Read more at 2018 Vulgarity for Charity The post Episode 443: Vulgarity for Charity 2018 Pt. 2 appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:20:37

Episode 442: Vulgarity for Charity 2018 Pt. 1

11/12/2018
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Stories from the Week Republican lawmaker admits writing ‘death to gays’ manifesto Christian TV host: If Dems win the midterms, they’ll ‘burn down churches and kill thousands of Christians’ – DeadState Democrats won big last night, in a vote that should, and does terrify Donald Trump Vulgarity for Charity Modest Needs vulgarityforcharity@gmail.com Read more at... The post Episode 442: Vulgarity for Charity 2018 Pt. 1 appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:34:16

Episode 441: Crampy

11/5/2018
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Jordan Peterson, Custodian of the Patriarchy – The New York Times Mueller Accuser Jack Burkman Promoted Baseless Conspiracy Theories, Accused Chief Justice Roberts of Using Opioids | Right Wing Watch Plot to Smear Mueller Unravels as F.B.I. Is Asked to Investigate Gab: The Social Media Platform Where Anti-Semites and White Nationalists Have Free Rein |... The post Episode 441: Crampy appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:22:49

Episode 440: Voter Disenfranchisement with Andre Salais

10/29/2018
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Important Links What is a Provisional Ballot? How to Handle Voter Supression Importance of Split Tickets Key Races Forecasts Stories from the Week Rodney Howard-Browne: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Should be Shot for Treason | Right Wing Watch Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Banal Point, Destroys the Republic Trump Says He’s a ‘Nationalist,’ The Far-Right Cheers... The post Episode 440: Voter Disenfranchisement with Andre Salais appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:26:09

Episode 439: Schrödinger’s Embassy

10/22/2018
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Stories from the Week Democrats Surge Ahead of Republicans in Fund-Raising for Key Races – The New York Times Budget Deficit Jumps Nearly 17% in 2018 – The New York Times Pope compares abortion to hiring a hit man to solve problems – ABC News Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance: What We Know and Don’t Know –... The post Episode 439: Schrödinger’s Embassy appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:16:42

Episode 438: Obserbation

10/15/2018
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Mark Taylor: Trump Downgraded Hurricane Florence with Weather Control Technology | Right Wing Watch Michele Bachmann: ‘We Are Living In An Unparalleled Golden Time’ Under Trump | Right Wing Watch Alex Jones Says He’s ‘Already Won’ And Is ‘Ready To Die’ | Right Wing Watch PayPal bans Infowars for promoting hate – The Verge Trump... The post Episode 438: Obserbation appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:20:48

Episode 437: Bespoke Tribunals

10/8/2018
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Pastor: Christians Should Skip the Weddings of Couples That Had Premarital Sex | Sarahbeth Caplin | Friendly Atheist | Patheos Paul Begley: Kavanaugh Allegations Represent ‘The Darkest Hour in the Last 150 Years’ | Right Wing Watch Dave Daubenmire: It’s ‘Sexual Abuse’ for Women to Lead Men On | Right Wing Watch Liz Crokin: Kavanaugh’s... The post Episode 437: Bespoke Tribunals appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:25:15

Episode 436: Outsourcing Empathy

10/1/2018
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Listen… Stories from the Week Demons and Armageddon: details emerge in naked kidnapping case | World news | The Guardian Blasey Ford ‘Involved in Mind-Control Program,’ Says Dave Janda and His Obviously Reliable Sources | Right Wing Watch Gordon Klingenschmitt Decries the ‘Homosexualization’ of Bert and Ernie | Right Wing Watch ‘People actually laughed at... The post Episode 436: Outsourcing Empathy appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:20:48

Episode 435: Cancer Hammer

9/24/2018
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Stories from the Week Christine Blasey Ford Opens Negotiations on Testimony Next Week – The New York Times Sarah Sanders will lie for Trump because she thinks she’s ‘defending God’s chosen leader’: Ex-Baptist pastor ‘We Prayed and Look at That’: Pat Robertson Credits Prayer for Redirecting Hurricane Florence Away From His Ministries Texas board votes... The post Episode 435: Cancer Hammer appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:17:40

Episode 434: Cream of Barely Legal

9/17/2018
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Stories from the Week Former Texas regulator is out as CEO at biblically oriented oil firm Report: 3,677 sex abuse cases in German Catholic Church | Boston Herald Alabama Pastor Cuts Up Nike Gear from Pulpit: ‘I Ain’t Using That No More’ Susan Collins claims Kavanaugh Crowdpac campaign is a bribe – Vox Pedophile’s Decapitated... The post Episode 434: Cream of Barely Legal appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:15:05

Episode 433: Resistance From Within

9/10/2018
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Stories from the Week Christian Zealot Beheads Girlfriend Because She Refused To Repent | Michael Stone Man who stabbed American tourists in Amsterdam names Wilders, cites ‘insults’ to Islam BuzzFeed News report on abuse at St. Joseph’s Catholic orphanage Liz Crokin Blames Her Surfing Injury On A Spell Cast By Hillary Clinton | Right Wing... The post Episode 433: Resistance From Within appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:23:05

Episode 432: TransAtlantic Pipeline

9/6/2018
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Stories from the Week Christian Zealot Beheads Girlfriend Because She Refused To Repent | Michael Stone Man who stabbed American tourists in Amsterdam names Wilders, cites ‘insults’ to Islam Teen from New Mexico compound says he was trained for jihad: FBI BuzzFeed News report on abuse at St. Joseph’s Catholic orphanage Extremist Muslim cleric kills... The post Episode 432: TransAtlantic Pipeline appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:15:05

Episode 431: David Pakman

9/3/2018
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Trump Meets QAnon Kook Who Believes Democrats Run Pedophile Cult : politics Political positions of John McCain Charged with Fraud, Duncan Hunter Throws His Wife Under Bus : politics David Pakman https://davidpakman.com/ https://twitter.com/davidpakmanshow David Pakman Show YOUTUBE The post Episode 431: David Pakman appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:22:18

Episode 430: Jimmychurri

8/27/2018
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Trump insists hush money payments by Cohen were legal – BBC News NY Bishop Rape Shames Abuse Victims: Boys Are ‘Culpable’ For Their Actions At 7 Years Old ‘Silent Sam’ Confederate Statue Is Toppled at University of North Carolina – The New York Times Trump Says Hispanic-American Border Patrol Agent ‘Speaks Perfect English’ – The... The post Episode 430: Jimmychurri appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:16:18

Episode 429: Citizen’s Arrest

8/20/2018
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Stories from the Week Pennsylvania Grand Jury Says Church Had a ‘Playbook for Concealing the Truth’ – The New York Times Argentina: After Abortion Vote, Thousands Renounce Catholic Church Membership | News | teleSUR English ‘Unite the Right 2’: Private Train Car, Police Escort for 20 Racist Extremists | Right Wing Watch Who are QAnon... The post Episode 429: Citizen’s Arrest appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:27:00

Episode 428: In Studio with Eli & Heath

8/13/2018
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Stories from the Week The Day Donald Trump Told Us There Was Attempted Collusion with Russia | The New Yorker Fox News Thinks Trump Shouldn’t Talk to Mueller Because He’s Not Allowed to Even “Tell One Lie” | GQ Why Infowars’ Alex Jones was banned from Apple, Facebook, Youtube and Spotify | PolitiFact Kevin Swanson:... The post Episode 428: In Studio with Eli & Heath appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:14:21

Episode 427: Q’s Quinceañera

8/6/2018
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Stories from the Week The Jeff Sessions tweet, and Trump’s other most problematic obstruction-y tweets – The Washington Post ‘QAnon’: A deranged conspiracy cult leaps from the Internet to Trump’s ‘MAGA’ tour – The Washington Post QAnon Meets The Mainstream At Tampa Trump Rally | Right Wing Watch Liz Crokin: John F. Kennedy Jr. Faked... The post Episode 427: Q’s Quinceañera appeared first on Cognitive Dissonance the Podcast.

Duration:01:28:00