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Online Shopping with Amanda Mull
October 03, 2022

Why is it so hard to find the one thing you need? The Atlantics Amanda Mull is here to tell us the story of shopping, from the Silk Road to SHEIN hauls, and the story that emerges is one of workers turned against each other, and industrial byproducts rei

We’ll be back next week! (And a tour update!)
September 26, 2022

Support us:Bonus Episodes on PatreonBonus Episodes on Apple PodcastsDonate on PaypalBuy cute merchWhere else to find us:Sarah's other show, You Are Good[YWA co-founder] Mike's other show, Maintenance PhaseLinks:

Hunting Serial Killers with Michael Hobbes
September 12, 2022

This week, Mike and Sarah reunite to hunt for serial killers, and try to figure out whether theyre really endangered. Digressions include crow funerals, Carrie Bradshaw, and how we feel about being called mom and dad.An extended cut of this episode is al

The Donner Party w. Chelsey Weber-Smith
August 29, 2022

You may:1. Travel on the established trail2. Take the Hastings CutoffWhat is your choice?Chelsey Weber-Smith (American Hysteria) tells Sarah about the Donner Party.Here's where to find Chelsey:WebsiteTwitterSupport us:Bonus Episodes on PatreonBonus

Henry Lee Lucas w. Rachel Monroe
August 15, 2022

This week were taking the back roads with Rachel Monroe, who tells us how the most prolific serial killer in American history may have been something much more ordinaryand why we keep trying to make violent men seem much more powerful than they are. Dig

Porn Wars w. Nona Willis Aronowitz
August 02, 2022

Heres some money, go see a Porn War. This week were going on a field trip to Times Square with Nona Willis Aronowitz, author of Bad Sex, to learn about Deep Throat, porno chic, and the unresolved feminist battle over whether to eradicate pornography o

Eugenics w. Eric Michael Garcia
July 18, 2022

This week, Eric Michael Garcia tells Sarah about Americas barely forgotten pastime, plus the Supreme Courts long history of horrifying decisions. Digressions include due process, The Evil Dead, and what Hitler admired about the United States.Here's

West Coast Tour Announcement
July 12, 2022

This is a super quick message to let you know we'll be having a You're Wrong About West Coast mini tour in September.We'll be going to Portland on 9/16, Seattle (9/18), Los Angeles (9/20) and San Francisco (9/22).There will be music and gue

Go Ask Alice w. Carmen Maria Machado (Part 2)
July 04, 2022

This week Carmen and Sarah read the rest of Alice’s bitchin' diary, and ponder the truths that only lies can tell. Digressions include Pamela and Clarissa, sadistic switch hitters, and orange yeast rolls.You can hear Part 1 here and Part 3 here. Here

Go Ask Alice w. Rick Emerson and Carmen Maria Machado (Part 3)
July 04, 2022

Sarah and Carmen complete their epic trilogy by meeting Rick Emerson on the edge of Mount Doom to discuss his book, Unmask Alice, and some of the story behind the diary that has captivated Americaand informed its drug policyfor half a century. Digressio