Washington Post columnist Karen Tumulty talks about her new book, The Triumph of Nancy Reagan. (This was originally broadcast on April 27, 2021.)
Legal scholar Daniel S. Medwed talks with Matt about his new book, Barred: Why the Innocent Can’t Get Out of Prison. (This episode first aired on October 10, 2022.)
GOP Strategist Mike Murphy, co-host of the “Hacks on Tap” podcast, joins Matt to discuss the state of the GOP field, and why he still doesn’t think Donald Trump will be the nominee. He also talks about the Biden’s other granddaughter, the writer’s strike, and the importance of finding a hobby that isn’t politics. Enjoy!
Thomas E. Ricks, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, talks about his book, First Principles: What America’s Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country. (Rebroadcast from December, 2020.)
On today’s episode, Matt briefs us on the status of his forthcoming book FILTHY RICH POLITICIANS. Then, we rerun a great episode with Tyler Cowen (Ph.D.) about his book, Talent: How to Identify Energizers, Creatives, and Winners Around the World.
Friends of the pod Jamie Weinstein and Will Rahn return to discuss RFK, Jr. They also discuss reports that Vladimir Putin is considering actor Steven Seagal to be his next Defense Minister. Next, they discuss Breitbart’s report on a pro-Ron DeSantis influencer’s racist and anti-Semitic messages. And lastly, the trio reflect on the old days when they worked at The Daily Caller.