Episodes

It’s Casual Friday! Sam speaks with David Dayen, executive editor at the American Prospect, to break down the week in news. Then, Sam and Emma are joined by Francesca Fiorentini, host of The Bitchuation Room podcast! Sam and Emma first run through updates on Hurricane Ian’s path of devastation, leaving millions of Floridians without power, the passing of a continuing resolution, Pelosi’s poison pill […]

September 30, 2022

It’s ESVN OT! Emma and Bradley deliver their Week 4 locks for NFL action, discuss the never-ending snowball of allegations against Brett Favre, and how terrible turf in certain stadiums is becoming a labor problem. Plus, your IM’s! Subscribe to the ESVN YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/c/ESVNShow Follow the show on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/ESVNShow Follow Emma […]

September 29, 2022

Emma hosts State Senator Chloe Maxmin of Maine’s 13th District and political activist Canyon Woodward to discuss their recent book Dirt Road Revival: How to Rebuild Rural Politics and Why Our Future Depends On It. Then, Emma is joined by Ruth Ben-Ghiat, professor of history and Italian studies at New York University, to discuss the recent Italian election results and what they […]

September 29, 2022

Sam and Emma host Timothy Jost, Emeritus Professor at Washington & Lee University Law School, to discuss the upcoming Supreme Court Case Talevski v. Health and Hospital Corps of Marion County. Then, they are joined by Nick Weiner, Senior Campaign Lead for the Committee for Better Banks at the Communications Workers of America, to discuss Wells Fargo’s recent unionization […]

September 28, 2022

Sam is back, and he and Emma break down the biggest headlines of the day. Then they are joined by Trita Parsi, Executive Vice President at the Quincy Institute, to discuss the recent widespread demonstrations in Iran. First, Emma and Sam walk through updates on the upcoming Fed-induced recession, the Secret Service’s secret dealings in the wake of January […]

September 27, 2022

It’s ESVN’s recap of week 3 of NFL action! Emma and Bradley break down the crazy Dolphins-Bills finish, the Jaguars really finding their strengths against the Chargers, who we think our top 10 teams are going into week 4, the further wrinkles to the story of Brett Favre defrauding the state of Mississippi with the […]

September 26, 2022

Emma hosts Destin Jenkins, assistant professor of history at Stanford University, to discuss his recent book The Bonds of Inequality: Debt and the Making of the American City. Emma starts off by re-capping the troubling election results out of Italy showing that Giorgia Meloni and Italy’s far-right parties have most likely held enough seats to form a coalition, […]

September 26, 2022

It’s Casual Friday! Sam and Emma host Alex Pareene, Contributing Editor at the New Republic and proprietor of the AP newsletter on Substack, to round up the week in news. Then they are joined by Judy Gold, host of the Kill Me Now podcast! First, Emma and Sam run through Donald Trump’s crumbling defenses, DeSantis canceling his second human trafficking stunt, updates on the continuing […]

September 23, 2022

It’s ESVN OT! Emma and Bradley are back to deliver their top 3 picks for the upcoming Week 3 NFL action. They also discuss Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver’s decision to explore selling the team along with the Phoenix Mercury, and Celtics coach Ime Udoka’s impending suspension for an extramarital affair with a Celtics staff […]

September 22, 2022

Emma hosts Dr. Steven Thrasher, assistant professor of journalism at Northwestern University, to discuss his recent book The Viral Underclass: The Human Toll When Inequality And Disease Collide. Then, Emma is joined by filmmaker Dominique Remy to discuss her work on an upcoming documentary regarding maternal mortality, and the sobering data surrounding the issue that just came out from a study by the CDC. First, […]

September 22, 2022