Comedy

What Am Socialism?

What Am Socialism?

Comebacks and remakes are all the rage right now! So it's no surprise that Socialism is making its own glam return to Western politics after having been assumed to be in the trash can of history. Learn what's behind the ideology that drives politicians such as AOC, Bernie Sanders and Jeremy Corbyn, but scares the bejeezus out of most conservatives.

What Am Syria?

What Am Syria?

Pre-conflict Syria was a beautiful country with a vibrant and inclusive culture. Unfortunately, the atrocities of the last few years have completely overshadowed this. The global perception of Syria has shifted to one of war, hardship, and displacement. How did this happen? Will peace ever be possible? Steve and Richie chat to journalist Razan Ibraheem to find out.

What Am Tory Leadership Race, Democratic Party Debates, Iran-US Tensions?

What Am Tory Leadership Race, Democratic Party Debates, Iran-US Tensions?

It’s summer time and the living is supposed to be easy, but no one has told the world of politics! There’s leadership elections in the UK, Democratic Party debates in the US, international conferences in East Asia, and Trump may start a shooting war in the Middle East at any moment.

What Am Germany?

What Am Germany?

When talking about Germany, often the subject turns to that big bad thing that happened with all those countries and that horrible monster of a man. So, rather than threading that tired ground, Steve and Richie made an episode focusing on Germany's fascinating origins and it's role in the modern world. All without ever mentioning... that thing.

What Am The Politics of Sex?

What Am The Politics of Sex?

Everyone can agree that sex is super sexy. But what about the disagreements that sex causes in politics?

Because they clearly don’t have anything else to argue about, politicians are always fighting over things like ‘family values’, porn, sex workers and sex education.  And how is sex approached in different countries? Is an Irish dildo built and sold under the same regulations as American anal beads? Steve and Richie couldn’t approach this topic without just giggling for 60 minutes, so they reached out to the owner of Sex Siopa, the Smut Peddler-in-Chief, Shawna Scott."

What Am Air Force One? | Minisode

What Am Air Force One? | Minisode

Contrary to popular belief, when the president of the USA wants to travel long distances he doesn't climb into a large medieval catapult and get launched vaguely in the direction of his desired destination. Air Force One, his preferred method of getting around, is much more elaborate and is worthy of it's own special minisode.

What Am Political NY Resolutions? (and we get tattoos)

What Am Political NY Resolutions? (and we get tattoos)

This week the boys leave the cosy comfort of the studio to bring Hercules the puppy for a walk in the park. They take advantage of the change of scenery to reflect on the last two years of the show, their evolving relationship with politics, and their political resolutions for 2019. They also make good on their promise of getting matching tattoos... and have the recordings to prove it.