Alabama Liberal

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Sinopsis

A Year Long Conversation--Alabama's Liberal bloggers Brody and Michael discuss politics in a year long conversation starting before the Iowa Caucus all the way up to the Inauguration.

Episodios

  • Episode 80–What’s the Future of the Republican Party?

    Episode 80–What’s the Future of the Republican Party?

    25/01/2021 Duración: 51min

    In a wide-ranging episode, Alabama Liberal moves through topics from Alabama football to abuse at minimum wage jobs, and asks (and answers) some questions like “Why did Trump want to stay POTUS anyway?” “Will he live much longer?” “Will his base turn on him?” “What direction will the Republicans take now?” And even his predictions… Read More »

  • Episode 79–W.O.A.T.

    Episode 79–W.O.A.T.

    17/01/2021 Duración: 52min

    Alabama Liberal will give you one hint as to what “Worst of all Time” is referring to…Then, he does a deep dive into Biden’s victory and impending inauguration, Trump’s shameless attempts to steal the election, if the media will be able to let Trump go, how surprising it is that “evil” tech companies are taking… Read More »

  • Episode 78–Fatherhood [Think of the Children]

    Episode 78–Fatherhood [Think of the Children]

    01/11/2020 Duración: 38min

    In his final pitch to voters, an emotional Alabama Liberal thinks about his parents, his kids, and the future of kids in America…

  • Episode 77–The Pricktatorship, Gender Drain, Destination Abortions, Pretty Privilege, Ms. NBC vs. Fox News, and More

    Episode 77–The Pricktatorship, Gender Drain, Destination Abortions, Pretty Privilege, Ms. NBC vs. Fox News, and More

    21/10/2020 Duración: 50min

    In this jam-packed episode involving rural men, gender, and modern masculinity (some of it the toxic variety), Alabama Liberal tries to break the record for the most topics covered. He traces the connections between The Pricktatorship, the Trumps hiding of Barron, gender drain, Trump’s largest demographic (white men) and why they’re so angry, pretty privilege,… Read More »

  • Episode 76–Karens vs. Kamalas: The Hidden Matriarchy

    Episode 76–Karens vs. Kamalas: The Hidden Matriarchy

    19/10/2020 Duración: 55min

    After discussing some huge recent events, Alabama Liberal explores one of his most controversial theories: that white women have created a subtler, overprotected, PR-friendly version of the very patriarchy they claimed to hate, and have been far from innocent bystanders in white supremacy.

  • Episode 75–Is America Headed for Civil War?

    Episode 75–Is America Headed for Civil War?

    02/10/2020 Duración: 44min

    In this strong episode, Alabama Liberal takes a deep dive into a question being asked seriously in American media. Topics include the “rebel flag,” why social/economic/military conservatives should hate Trump, how unlikely it is that a New York sex addict snob commands such a large Southern following, Trump’s Ivy League snobbery at the debate, a… Read More »

  • Episode 74–Cultural Grievances + Sunk Cost Fallacy = Trump’s Base

    Episode 74–Cultural Grievances + Sunk Cost Fallacy = Trump’s Base

    28/09/2020 Duración: 47min

    In a wide ranging episode, Alabama Liberal dives deep into Trump’s base and creates an unusual theory on their motivations for backing a man the majority of the country can see is a criminal, con man, aspiring tyrant, etc. Popular myths are debunked, such as “Trump’s people are afraid to openly support him and that… Read More »

  • Episode 73–United States of Exhaustion

    Episode 73–United States of Exhaustion

    21/09/2020 Duración: 43min

    As if the stakes weren’t high enough, Ruth Bader Ginsburg is dead. In this episode, Alabama Liberal takes you through why the prospect of a 6-3 conservative court is so terrifying, and then the United States of Exhaustion–not only the mood in the country right now but the 5 stages of dealing with a Republican… Read More »

  • Episode 72–Reluctant Republicans, Default Democrats

    Episode 72–Reluctant Republicans, Default Democrats

    07/09/2020 Duración: 44min

    In discussing the conventions, Alabama Liberal coins the phrases “Reluctant Republicans” and “Default Democrats” to describe two new groups in American politics. In this tight, well-crafted episode, he gets to some intriguing questions like: could a worse year be possible for an incumbent President? Would Mitch McConnell be better off if Hillary had won? Has… Read More »

  • Episode 71–Conspiracy Incorporated

    Episode 71–Conspiracy Incorporated

    29/07/2020 Duración: 55min

    In an era when conspiracy theories are so prevalent even the POTUS has fully embraced them, Alabama Liberal looks at the monetization and even corporatization of conspiracy theories. Questions abound like: Why are so many astroturf conspiracies springing up? If Trump isn’t a traitor, why does the “Deep State” hate him so much? Is “The… Read More »