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The Political Orphanage

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Politics minus bile plus jokes. Comedian and avowed independent Andrew Heaton examines current events with his deranged friends, then slops humor on top.



Latest Episodes

  • What to do About QAnon
    January 27, 2021 at 2:00 am

    Should the state interpolate itself into online QAnon conspiracy boards? Who gets the first vaccines? Are pardons a net benefit or vestigial monarchism? The World's Smartest Podcast Network reconvenes to discuss! Turner Sparks, Michael Ira Kaplan, Andrea Jones-Rooy, and Andrew Heaton. PLEASE DONATE TO THE SHOW Paypal: Venmo: Andrew-Heaton-1

  • FRV: The Official Massachusetts State Dinosaur
    January 22, 2021 at 10:04 am

    Comedian Gianmarco Soresi joins the show to dive into the week's best, underserved headlines, including: Mexican love tunnels, aggressive squirrels, bed bugs, aggressive Facebook invites, and Viagra mixups.   Gianmarco's new comedy album is "Shelf Life", available here:

  • What Really Toppled the Berlin Wall
    January 21, 2021 at 2:00 am

    In 1989 East Germans punctured through the Berlin Wall, reuniting the country after decades of bitter separation. In this episode we follow the creation and and destruction of the Berlin Wall--and look for its meaning in our own era. DONATIONS WELCOME! Paypal: Venmo: Andrew-Heaton-1

  • Toupee Drug Smuggling & Wine Cannons - Friday Release Valve
    January 15, 2021 at 2:00 am

    Alice Vaughn and Yvette d’Entremont return to explore the week's best, underserved headlines, including stuff about cannons, 90s video games, and pregnancy tests. You can watch this on YouTube! Head to: "Inspired by Kevin MacLeod" Link: License:   

  • Weak Institutions Make a Sad Country
    January 13, 2021 at 2:00 am

    Yuval Levin thinks our sclerotic government and alienated culture trace back to anemic, declining institutions. As Congress, the press, and think tanks all lose esprit de corps, and turn into platforms for individual self promotion, gridlock and disgust ensue. He’s the author of “A Time to Build: From Family and Community to Congress and the Campus, How Recommitting to Our Institutions Can […]

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