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Pod Save America

Pod Save America

CATEGORY: News
Four former aides to President Obama—Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor—are joined by journalists, politicians, activists, and more for a no-b******t conversation about politics. They cut through the noise to break down the week’s news, and help people figure out what matters and how they can help. You can listen to new episodes twice a week, and starting on October 26, 2021, we will be shifting our schedule to Tuesdays and Thursdays.
  1. November 25, 2021
    1 hr 12 min
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    "Thanksgiving Mailbag!"
    Jon and Dan answer your burning questions about politics, turkey pardons, and the best Thanksgiving side dishes. And later, Tommy narrates a special segment that explains how Democrats can better engage with La…
  2. November 23, 2021
    1 hr 12 min
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    “Kyle Rittenhouse, Right-Wing Hero.”
    The White House notches some wins while Democrats debate the party’s challenges, Professor Melissa Murray joins to talk about the verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse case and how the Ahmaud Arbery case may differ,…
  3. November 21, 2021
    1 hr 4 min
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    Offline: Stephen Colbert on Finding Laughter in the Darkness
    Stephen Colbert joins Jon to defend his 8 hour-a-day screen habit and preach the benefits of a Twitter-free lifestyle. The two talk about what it took to produce The Late Show during the pandemic, why Stephen i…
  4. November 18, 2021
    1 hr 26 min
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    “Gaslighting gas prices” (with Elizabeth Warren!)
    President Biden hits the road to go on offense against rising prices and falling poll numbers, Senator Elizabeth Warren joins to talk about passing the Build Back Better plan, and Elijah Cone offers up the week…