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You Can't Win

Nov 11, 2019

Tom and Don talk left-wing politics and the joys and sorrows of being correct all the time. Where are things headed for the growing left? Is inevitably a brick wall? We also discuss conversion and the prospect of freelance monotheism.

Intro music by auntie004. Outro: Jim O'Rourke - Please Patronize Our Sponsors.

Nov 4, 2019

Mike, our own Professor Pizzagate, returns to sketch a possible history of attempts to dominate the psyche. We start with Foucault's prehistory of psychiatry and the operation of sovereignty and power over time. This transitions into a discussion of the shocking union between professional psychiatry and "mind control"...

Oct 28, 2019

Tom and Don are joined by AgileTablet to talk Gemini Man and other Asian films. Plus more food questions for Agile's Cooking Corner. Lots of goofing off in this one, folks.

Mentioned: Gemini Man, It, Parasite, Snowpiercer, Memories of Murder, Platform, In Living Color, Tough Crowd, God of Cookery, Kung Fu Hustle,...

Oct 21, 2019

Tom and Don are joined again by AgileTablet, who shares some of her cooking knowledge with the audience. Can even failsons learn to cook? The crew also discusses juegos (video games) and some pop culture stuff including Batman. No soyfaces, though.

Mentioned: Fallout 4 (and the rest of the series), Skyrim, Morrowind,...

Oct 14, 2019

Tom and Don answer some questions about comparing each other's religions, hypersexualization in society, volunteering, comparing Western colonialism to premodern empire, favorite trolls we've encountered, and whether we are "fash" (NO).

Intro music by auntie004. Outro: Idris Muhammad - Piece of Mind.