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Our panel debates politics and the week’s big stories every Tuesday.

Our panel debates politics and the week’s big stories every Tuesday.
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Our panel debates politics and the week’s big stories every Tuesday.

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Episodes

Ep. 213: Ten in Twenty

2/19/2019
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Hello you fellow right wing, knuckle-dragging troglodytes and welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number 213!!! it is the Ten in Twenty edition of the show with your 2 in 2 hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. We come to you every week....but you *know* that already, don't you? What, you ask, are the topics for this week? Where, you ask, is the beef? Okay already! More Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode:...

Duration:01:06:29

Ep. 212: Homeless Latte

2/14/2019
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Welcome caffeine-addicts to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number 212 (!!) with your frazzled hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg or the right coast and AI guy Mike Stopa of the left coast. We are here every week to bring you the action, bring you the news, we got the mojo, ain't got no blues! This week our topics are: 1. Gallup (yes, that Gallup) has noted a 7% bump in the President's approval rating in one month. Holy Homecoming Queen, Batman! What popularity! What for? We...

Duration:01:02:44

Ep. 211: Red Faced Racist

2/4/2019
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for February 4, 2019 - it's the *we win the Superbowl again, ed....* uh, oops, no. It's the Red Faced Racist edition of the show, number 211, with your pale faced hosts, radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. This week we bring to you the unyielding Governor of Virginia, Ralph Northam, he the new posterboy for harmless hilarity in the Al Jolson spirit. Will he resign? Why *should* he resign? If you are a Republican who loves to see...

Duration:01:11:12

Ep. 210: Venti Macchiato

1/30/2019
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Welcome caffeine addicts to the Harvard Lunch Club political podcast number 210 for January 30, 2019 it is the Venti Macchiato edition of the show with your big gulp hosts Todd Feinburg, east coast radio guy, and Mike Stopa, west coast graph machine learning guy. We come to you every week, as you know, to bring you the best, the most interesting and the deepest analysis of the events of the day. I.e. we da guys, y'all!!!! This week, we focus on two of the entrants into the 2020 presidential...

Duration:01:09:11

Ep. 209: Indigenous Billionaires

1/23/2019
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for January 23, 2019 number 209 it is the Indigenous Billionaires edition of the podcast (yeah, we're not exactly sure what that means either). We are your poor but proud hosts, radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa and we come to you every week with the scintillating discussion of the issues of the day that - we're not kidding here - you're just not going to find anywhere else. This we we have two topics...That's no surprise; we...

Duration:01:04:40

Ep. 208: Toxic Swampulinitiy

1/16/2019
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Hello there, HLC mavens! Welcome to the HLC podcast for January 15, 2019 (this is Todd Feinburg's birthday week podcast) with your hosts, the aforementioned Todd Feinburg, radio guy, and Mike Stopa the as yet to be mentioned west coast AI guy. We are here every week etc. etc. as you well know. This week, we discuss toxic masculinity as seen through the eyes of everyday guys who are shaving their ugly masculine faces and thinking deep inside about the sexual harassment that they are planning...

Duration:01:05:58

Ep. 207: Wall Walkout

1/9/2019
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political podcast number O.M.G. 207 it is the Wall Walkout edition of the show with your holdout hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa (the handsome one...if I haven't said so yet). This week, well, it is wall-to-wall (knew I was going to do that, didn't you?) Wall and Shutdown and Trump and the Dems and the battle royale. And in spite of the utter predictability of our topic we are (if we do say so ourselves) scintillating! You will...

Duration:00:53:18

Ep. 206: Misguided Mitt

1/2/2019
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for Yipes! January 2, 2019....yes, 2019! It is the Misguided Mitt edition of the show with your ever-on-target hosts, radio guy Todd Feinburg on the right coast and AI guy Mike Stopa (the handsome one) on the left coast. This week, this very day, Mitt Romney, our former governor from Massachusetts and, did it really happen?!? candidate for president has decided to...to....to what exactly? to write an op ed in the Washington Post...to enter...

Duration:01:00:53

Ep. 205: Shutdown Mad Dog

12/24/2018
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Welcome Christmas celebrants to the Harvard Lunch Club Political podcast for Christmas Eve, 2018 it is number 205, the Shutdown Mad Dog edition of the show with your frothing at the mouth hosts Todd Feinburg, east coast WTIC radio guy and Mike Stopa, west coast AI guy. We come to you every week with the conversation, the chatter, the *philosophy* that you need to hear. This week we discuss Mad Dog, aka James Mattis and his resignation. We discuss Syria (the proximal cause of Mad Dog's...

Duration:01:00:05

Ep. 204: Angry White Men

12/17/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for December 17, 2018 it's the Angry White Men edition of the show #204 with your bitter clinger White Hosts, radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa (the handsome one). This week we ask: if the Dems are the party of inclusion, then why is it that the top three candidates for the Dem Presidential nomination for 2020 are, so far, three gnarly white guys? We say: amend the Constitution so that Ocasio-Cortez can run! Then, the Dems are...

Duration:01:05:42

Ep. 203: Blood in the Water

12/14/2018
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Welcome my friends to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number 203 it is the Blood in the Water edition of the show with your feeding frenzy hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. This week we focus, nay, we obsess, on the emerging picture of what makes Trump tick and how will he handle the ever-circling legacy media sharks because they smell the blood in the water! they are looking to *bring Trump down*! Will they finally have there way? Or will Trump just swim like the...

Duration:01:02:22

Ep. 202: Tear Jerker Podcast

11/28/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political podcast number 202!!! it is the Tear Jerker edition of the show with you sob-sister hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. This week, the wave crested, the migrant invasion massed to the border, threw their handful of projectiles and, with a tiny little burst of caustic gas were repelled by the good guys. Meanwhile, the media continues to make the migrant rabble (overwhelmingly composed of young men) into a march of the saints. They...

Duration:00:58:42

Ep. 201: Is Whitaker Fixing Mueller?

11/21/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number, OMG 201!!! It is the "Is Whitaker Fixing Mueller?" edition of the show with your fixed hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg on the east coast and AI guy Mike Stopa on the west coast. This week we bring you two stories - national and local - that are shaking things up in this ol' U.S. of A. we got going here. First, Matt Whitaker, the new acting A.G. has been in the job for, oh, a week and he is already at the center of the storm. To be...

Duration:00:52:22

Ep. 200: Sex, Trump, and Videotape

11/15/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for the ides of November, the 15th this is (do you believe it?!?) episode number 2-0-0 of the podcast with your bicentennial hosts radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. We call it Sex, Trump, and Videotape. In this edition of the show we get to the important issue of the age of Trump, namely, is it okay for an ordinary liberal person to (a) sleep with, (b) date, or (c) marry a Trump supporter? Is there a litmus test that means that...

Duration:00:59:16

Ep. 199: The 8% Solution

11/7/2018
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Welcome lil' chil'ren to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast for November 7, 2018, the day after the day (election day, that is)! We are bringing you episode number One-Nine-Nine of this venerable podcast. Who are we, you ask? We are East Coast radio guy Todd Feinburg and West Coast AI guy Mike Stopa. We are here every week and we hope you are too! This week it is wall-to-wall elections! The Blue Wave! Was it transcendental? Was it a mere ripple of its promised self? Was it mitigated...

Duration:00:59:07

Ep. 198: Anchor Babies Away!

10/31/2018
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Ahoy Matey from the good ship Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast and her able-bodied crew, radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. This is episode number 198 (God do we feel old!) and we call it the "Anchor Babies Away" edition of the show. Our topics this week include (in reverse chronological order) the 14th Amendment (or as we cognoscenti call it, the XIV mother) and Trump's plan to repeal it with the stroke of a pen (and perhaps a phone call). Can he do it? Can we stop the...

Duration:01:08:36

Ep. 197: Immigration Dysphoria Podcast

10/24/2018
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Welcome dysphorics, welcome to the land of normalcy - the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast. By number 197! (O.M.G.!!) By date? October 24, 2018. By name? The Immigration Dysphoria Podcast, and, by hosts, Todd Feinburg, east coast radio guy and Mike Stopa, west coast AI guy! This week we discuss the onslaught, the tsunami, the coming hordes. Yes, another army of illegal aliens has decided that, basically, we are their Daddy. They want in, gol dern it. They are bangin on our door. We got...

Duration:00:56:08

Ep. 196: The Snow Me State

10/16/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number 196!!! for October 17, 2018 - it is the Snow Me State Podcast with your abominable snowmen hosts, radio guy Todd Feinburg and AI guy Mike Stopa. This week we feature two starlets of the Democrat Party who are making a name for themselves and their party today: Claire (Annie Oakley) McCaskill and Liz (Angry Bear) Warren. Yep, it's our cowgirl and indian pair. More Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode:...

Duration:01:11:24

Eternal War Podcast

10/10/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast number - god, what number *is* it???? - it is 195!!! closing in on the big 200 soon! This is the podcast for ten-ten-twenty-eighteen and we are Todd Feinburg - radio guy - and Mike Stopa - your friendly Siri-substitute. More Join the conversation and comment on this podcast episode: https://ricochet.com/podcast/harvard-lunch-club/eternal-war-podcast/. Podcast listeners: Now become a Ricochet member for only $2.50 a month! Join and see...

Duration:00:59:24

Ep. 194: Elevator Operators Podcast

10/3/2018
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Welcome to the Harvard Lunch Club, number (O.M.G.) 194!!! for October 3, 2018 (Happy Birthday R.) it is the Elevator Operators edition of the show with your rising and falling hosts, radio guy Todd Feinberg and A.I. maven Mike Stopa. Each week we bring you the best in discourse, the flesh of the political apple and the angles that Minnesota Fats wouldn't even consider! And we come to you out of that little box you carry around in your pocket. Anyway, we proceed (following the followers)...

Duration:01:07:30