Lowkey Highstrung

Lowkey Highstrung

Latest Episodes

Ep. 12 Way Too Much True Crime
June 16, 2019

Rebecca and Priya are back to teach you about political question doctrine, the real-life impacts of the Hyde Amendment, Ted Cruz’s robes, and Priya’s creeper-magnet problem.

Too Delicate for Public Transit
June 02, 2019

Okay, Priya and Rebecca are back (for real this time) to discuss India’s elections results and the epidemic of sexual violence on college campuses. Also, 15-foot pythons, socialist street cred, and cartoons for grown-ups.

Ep. 10 Average Jagadesh
April 26, 2019

Rebecca and Priya get elections, both at home and abroad, and aren’t even sorry about it. Also, important life safety tips like how to spot a murderer based on their breakfast sandwich preferences.

Ep. 9 Eating Pasta Belligerently
April 21, 2019

After a long hiatus, Priya and Rebecca are back to trash talk ex-boyfriends and arm you for the fight against reproductive oppression. Also: dog-walking etiquette, octogenarian alligator wrestlers, and cross-cultural weddings. TYPICAL.

Ep. 8 It's Always the Meat Counter Guy
March 24, 2019

This week, Priya and Rebecca cover internalized misogyny, dog depression, the unspoken impacts of gun violence on a generation of terrified kids, and how Handmaid’s Tale-y we’re about to get as a country (hint: it’s VERY). 

Ep. 7 This Week in Bad Judges
March 17, 2019

Priya and Rebecca discuss the deep impacts of lower court decisions restricting abortion rights, chat about whether psychics are for real (spoiler: they are), and somehow manage to not really talk about dogs much.

Ep. 6 Nothing is Neutral
March 10, 2019

In this week’s episode, Rebecca and Priya just yell about how Due Process isn’t what anybody thinks it is for an hour. But don’t worry, there’s also some dog stuff.

Ep. 5 Pete BootyButt
March 04, 2019

Priya and Rebecca talk 2020 (ugh, we know, again), discuss the emotional roller coaster of going off cheese, and scream about the Supreme Court. We swear *this* episode will be less than eleven hours for once.

Ep. 4 Good Butt
February 23, 2019

Priya and Rebecca exchange travel stories, discuss the relative merits of eating salad with a comb, and skewer the "pro-life" movement for its decidedly anti-life positions. Also, dog butts, per usual.

Ep. 3 I Can't But I'm Gonna
February 04, 2019

This episode, Rebecca and Priya discuss Bryan Stevenson's four-part framework for social change, call racist educators to the carpet, and wonder whether Roger Stone's Nixon tattoo might be a sentient being (spoiler: it definitely is).