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5512 Ratings
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4978
152
80
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247

Vote Labor

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Keep Boris the Cable Gentleman’s hands off the NHS

Please

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Go back to releasing episodes on Monday

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Chapo Trap House

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368 - High, High Hopes feat. Kathryn Ledebur (11/18/19)

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We talk to the Andean Information Network's Kathryn Ledebur about the ongoing political crisis in Bolivia. We also discuss Elizabeth Warren's dud of an M4A proposal and Mayor Pete's difficult week and mysterious career. Finally, just a dollop of Epstein coverage with a look at Prince Andrew's excellent work clearing the air for the royals on the BBC last week.

Nov 19 2019

1hr 23mins

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Episode 206 - Dry Boys Ride Again (5/1/18)

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It's a real throwback ep as the original Dry Boys record the way it all started to discuss the idiotic non-controversy around the White House Correspondents Dinner that has consumed media discourse over the last week.​

May 01 2018

1hr 2mins

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294 - CPAC: Judgment Days (3/4/19)

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Our report on CPAC 2019.

Mar 04 2019

2hr 10mins

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Episode 238 - The Mueller's Tale (8/20/18)

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AKA - No Sons Seeing my Shirtless Men

President Trump is mad at windmills and has seen "that movie." Two muscular brothers defend a buff and nude Mueller. Media's most preeminent treat boy attempts to secure his legacy. Even Baseball Crank is back. Today's episode is a grab bag overflowing with riches.

The book is finally out and in stores now!

Buy tickets for our Northeast Tour NOW!

http://chapotraphouse.com/tour/
(Chapo & The Wolf cold-open by Brendan James)

Aug 21 2018

1hr 26mins

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328 - Dios, Patria, Fueros, Rod (7/1/19)

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It's an overstuffed classic Dry Boys™ ep, with dem debates wrap up, dem leadership incompetence, Bret Stephens' laziness, David Brooks' horniness, Sheldon Adelson's disgusting body, and the ever-bedeviled Rod Dreher.

Jul 02 2019

1hr 27mins

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306 - 2 Cities, 1 Cup (4/14/19)

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We review Ben Shapiro's book "The Right Side of History".

Tickets for our Cornell show on 4/26:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/union-days-2019-presents-chapo-trap-house-live-at-cornell-tickets-60348589255

Come see our May 1 Trivia Night at Housing Works in NYC:
https://chapomaydaytrivia.splashthat.com/

Dates, venues and tickets for our European tour will be posted soon at:
http://www.chapotraphouse.com/tour/

Apr 15 2019

1hr 27mins

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284 - Dave & Busters feat. Dave Weigel (1/27/19)

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Maverick political reporter Dave Weigel drops by to discuss Trump's shutdown cave-in, Roger Stone's arrest, the potential candidacies of Bernie and Howard Schultz, and of course, Pizza Ranch.

Jan 28 2019

1hr 26mins

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Episode 218 - The President's Neck Is Missing feat. David Roth (6/10/18)

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David Roth returns so we can discuss a very special horse & our Big Wet Leader's ongoing feud with the NFL. This leads into a discussion of the particular national psychosis induced by American Protestantism, and how the Puritans formed the country's first home owner's association. We then read some selections from former President Bill Clinton's very not-about-him spy thriller, and an extremely normal idea to fix New York's trains.

Read David's article here:

https://deadspin.com/the-nfl-is-too-dumb-to-realize-that-donald-trump-is-nev-1826558748

Jun 11 2018

1hr 29mins

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Episode 194 - F*ck 12 feat. Shuja Haider and Elon Musk (3/18/18)

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Elon Musk* calls in to recruit us into his Star Child program. Then we're joined by Shuja Haider to go through all of Jordan B. Peterson's 12 Rules for Life.

*(James Adomian)

Shuja's article in viewpoint: https://www.viewpointmag.com/2018/01/23/postmodernism-not-take-place-jordan-petersons-12-rules-life/

Tix Still Available in San Francisco

http://chapotraphouse.com/

pre-order the chapo guide to revolution:

www.indiebound.org/book/9781501187285 www.powells.com/book/-9781501187285 www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-chapo-g…/1127949899#/ www.amazon.com/Chapo-Guide-Revol…ook/dp/B079RLXFYB

Mar 19 2018

1hr 19mins

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Episode 280 - MacKenzie's 60 Billion Dollar Challenge (1/14/19)

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It's Bernie, Bitch.

We talk Amber's new piece arguing the need to get behind Bernie. We also fantasize about what we'd do if WE were getting divorced from Jeff Bezos and end with another dark trip to Carcosa.

Read Amber's Baffler article here: https://thebaffler.com/all-tomorrows-parties/its-bernie-bitch-frost

Once more: shop.chapotraphouse.com

Jan 15 2019

1hr 14mins

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366 - The Terminal (11/12/19)

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Chapo Trap House provides commentary on the following issues: the coup against president Evo Morales in Bolivia; a libertarian spree shooter in Chile; the entrance of diminutive billionaire Michael Bloomberg into the Democratic presidential primaries; Bill Gates and his money; whether Democratic presidential candidates should "try harder", or something; the ongoing beatz crisis of the the Eurozone.

Nov 12 2019

1hr 24mins

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Episode 278 - Vision 2020 (1/6/19)

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What has happened before will happen again. What has been done before will be done again. There is nothing new under the sun.
- Ecclesiastes 1:9

Welcome to 2019!

Jan 07 2019

1hr 8mins

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314 - What, Us Worry? feat. James Adomian (5/12/19)

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Our friend James Adomian makes a rare in-person appearance to discuss Mad Magazine, Ben Shapiro being owned by an ancient British Tory, Biden's polls, UFO's and Peggy Noonan's musings on division.

Check out James' new podcast The Underculture here: https://foreverdogproductions.com/fdpn/podcasts/the-underculture/

And see the return of Trump vs. Bernie at The Creek and the Cave in Long Island City this Saturday, May 18: http://creeklic.com/events/trump-vs-bernie-live-debate/

Tickets still available for our shows in London and Manchester: www.chapotraphouse.com/tour

May 13 2019

1hr 14mins

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Episode 216 - First Time, Long Time feat. PFT Commenter (6/3/18)

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It's sports night here on Chapo! We're go deep into the Red Zone with local radio call-in favorite, PFT Commenter. We go around the horn and take a tour through the wide world of sports takes: Is Lebron overrated? Should we play the National Anthem before movies? Should you kneel? Did Robert Redford make the right move by leaving Kristen Scott Thomas at the end of 'The Horse Whisperer'?

We analyze the athletes who clash on the gridiron and the heroes who cover them in the sports media.

Jun 04 2018

1hr 27mins

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300 - EMERGENCY POD: THE MUELLER REPORT (3/24/19)

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It's motherflippin' Mueller Time.

Mar 25 2019

1hr 18mins

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330 - Hunter on the Loose feat. Will Sommer (7/8/19)

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We check in with Will Sommer for a first-hand account of Trump's wet 'n wild Tank Day celebration. We then spend the majority of the episode introducing Hunter Biden, a noble & troubled soul fighting to bring light into this dark world.

Tickets to our August 23rd live play of Call of Cthulhu at Necronomicon in Providence, R.I. on sale now! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chapo-trap-house-plays-call-of-cthulhu-live-tickets-62234533164

Jul 08 2019

1hr 29mins

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334 - American Mids (7/22/19)

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We're trying to beat the heat ovah here in New York City, #1 city in temperatures baby! We talk Amber's trip to the Durham Miner's Gala, the Qanon vigilante who assassinated Gambino family crime boss Franky Boy Cali, and Josh Hawley's deranged blueprint for "National Conservatism".

Catch our live show at the Traverse City Film Festival:
https://secure.traversecityfilmfest.org/websales/pages/info.aspx?evtinfo=460935~4d61cd53-466a-4a38-9b0c-5dd9c77930d9&epguid=8fc1333c-62a3-467a-b51c-ada73714212e&

We'll also be covering the 2nd Democratic Debates live from TCFF:
https://secure.traversecityfilmfest.org/websales/pages/info.aspx?evtinfo=460934~4d61cd53-466a-4a38-9b0c-5dd9c77930d9&epguid=5d6845f7-fad1-45f4-a148-d6945b2debaa&

Finally, come to Providence R.I. to see our live play of Call of Cthulhu there: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chapo-trap-house-plays-call-of-cthulhu-live-tickets-62234533164

Jul 22 2019

1hr 14mins

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Episode 204 - Comey the Clown feat. Katherine Krueger (4/23/18)

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This week we're joined by Splinter's Katherine Krueger to do a book report on James Comey's "A Higher Loyalty" and learn about ethical leadership from the former FBI director.

Read Katherine's piece about Comey's Barnes & Noble event:
https://splinternews.com/from-dawn-til-dusk-with-james-comeys-biggest-fans-1825355346

Pre Order our book at Chapotraphouse.com

Apr 23 2018

1hr 21mins

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222 - RESPECT. feat. Adam Friedland and Mike Recine (6/24/18)

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We talk to some friends of ours about the extraordinary film 'Gotti', but above all we must be loyle to our capos.

Jun 25 2018

1hr 15mins

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Episode 240 - The Shittalk Express (8/27/18)

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All Aboard!

Tickets still available for our Northeast Tour:

http://chapotraphouse.com/tour/

Aug 28 2018

1hr 18mins

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374 - Perverts of Interest (12/9/19)

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Virgil, Matt and Amber break down the state of the UK election from their embedded elections headquarters in London.

Tickets to our UK election special shows:  gigst.rs/CTH

volunteer for jez (he’d do it for you) https://www.mycampaignmap.com

Listen to Don  "Bad News" Huges podcast: http://youcantwin.info/

Dec 09 2019

1hr 17mins

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373 Teaser - McKinsey on ICE

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Dec 06 2019

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372 - Karmala Police (12/2/19)

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We take a look at Elizabeth Warren's declining poll numbers and Kamala Harris' fizzling campaign, and wave goodbye to Steve Bullock and The Admiral. So with the field narrowing, we must also consider Ross Douthat's backhanded case for Bernie, and wait patiently for the Klobuchar Moment.

UK Mini-Tour: 2nd show added in London December 10th! Tickets still available for all shows, London 12/9 + 12/10, Liverpool 12/11! Come thru! gigst.rs/CTH

Dec 03 2019

1hr 14mins

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370 - WeWork Will Set You Free (11/25/19)

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Amber talks us through the saga of WeWork, another in a long line of dumb tech start ups headed by a dumber leader emblematic of our dumbest economy. We then help talk you through some potential political minefields of your upcoming Thanksgiving Dinner Tables.

WE ARE RETURNING TO THE UK FOR ELECTION SHOWS! LONDON 9 Dec., LIVERPOOL 11 Dec., TICKETS HERE: http://gigst.rs/CTH

Amber's WeWork piece in Jacobin: https://jacobinmag.com/2019/11/wework-adam-neumann-con-artist-grifter-entrepreneur

WeWork umbrella thread: https://twitter.com/neerajka/status/1173997679363407872

[editor's note: sorry about the slight audio issues in this episode and the last. working to fix our recorder asap, bear with us.]

Nov 26 2019

1hr 21mins

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369 Teaser - Jack Ryan Is A Terrible CIA Agent

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Nov 22 2019

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368 - High, High Hopes feat. Kathryn Ledebur (11/18/19)

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We talk to the Andean Information Network's Kathryn Ledebur about the ongoing political crisis in Bolivia. We also discuss Elizabeth Warren's dud of an M4A proposal and Mayor Pete's difficult week and mysterious career. Finally, just a dollop of Epstein coverage with a look at Prince Andrew's excellent work clearing the air for the royals on the BBC last week.

Nov 19 2019

1hr 23mins

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367 Teaser - P2

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Nov 15 2019

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366 - The Terminal (11/12/19)

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Chapo Trap House provides commentary on the following issues: the coup against president Evo Morales in Bolivia; a libertarian spree shooter in Chile; the entrance of diminutive billionaire Michael Bloomberg into the Democratic presidential primaries; Bill Gates and his money; whether Democratic presidential candidates should "try harder", or something; the ongoing beatz crisis of the the Eurozone.

Nov 12 2019

1hr 24mins

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365 Teaser - Fake Nuclear

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Nov 08 2019

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364 - Human Deadspinality Project feat. David Roth (11/4/19)

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We discuss Neon Genesis Evangelion through the lens of Liz Warren's Big Structural Bailey. Fan Favorite David J. Roth returns to discuss the life and death of Deadspin.com, and what it tells us about American private equity. We also speculate what sporting events Donald Trump might & might not get boo'd at.

Nov 05 2019

1hr 22mins

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363 Teaser - Exposing a 14/10 Heckin Good Woofer

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Nov 01 2019

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362 - Wet Sauce feat. Kenzo Shibata (10/28/19)

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We catch up on President Trump's recent cavalcade of triumphs and humiliations. We're then joined by CTU member Kenzo Shibata to discuss the Chicago teacher's strike, what the union is fighting for, and what they're up against. Finally, we finish with a little lesson from Eric Trump on Marcus Aurelius, and the meaning of "hypocrisy".

Please consider supporting & reading more on the teachers' strike:
Bread for Ed gofundme: https://www.gofundme.com/f/bread-for-ed
A piece Kenzo wrote on the context of the current strike: https://truthout.org/articles/teacher-strike-confronts-chicagos-long-history-of-racial-injustice/
A history of CORE and Karen Lewis: https://www.jacobinmag.com/2014/04/cores-coming-out-party
A thread on one of Lori's ghouls, if you're ready for some game theory https://twitter.com/KenzoShibata/status/1187455086093467648

Oct 29 2019

1hr 19mins

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360 - Bernie Blanco Goes to Queens feat. Matt Karp (10/21/19)

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We're joined by Matt Karp to discuss realigning the democratic coalition and Bernie Sanders' recent blockbuster rally in Queens.

Check out Matt's piece in Jacobin here: here:https://www.jacobinmag.com/2019/10/future-liberals-want-matt-karp-populism-class-voting-democrats

Oct 22 2019

1hr 7mins

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359 Teaser - Joker's Mask with Slavoj Žižek

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Oct 17 2019

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358 - World on a Wire feat. Naomi Klein (10/14/19)

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We're joined by author Naomi Klein to discuss climate change, a green new deal and what it must include, and new developments in responses to ecological crisis from both the right and the left.

Check out Naomi's new book "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal" here: https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/On-Fire/Naomi-Klein/9781982129910

And if you're in NYC, consider stopping by our launch party for the paperback edition of The Chapo Guide to Revolution, this Wednesday at Powerhouse Arena https://www.powerhousearena.com/events/book-launch-the-chapo-guide-to-revolution-by-chapo-trap-house/

Oct 14 2019

1hr 8mins

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357 Teaser - Urban Guy vs. Flyover Man

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Oct 11 2019

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356 - Sympathy for the Joker (10/8/19)

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The Chapo Group has assembled a roundtable of experts to answer the simple, yet essential question of our day: is there a Joker crisis in America? Featuring Jacobin's Jen Pan, Cum Town's Nick and Adam, and of course, a remote piece from our international film critic, Matt V. Brady.

Oct 08 2019

1hr 17mins

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Bonus: The Bernie Sanders Interview

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Continuing Chapo's coverage of the race for the White House, Virgil sits down with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to discuss current affairs.

Oct 04 2019

22mins

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355 Teaser - Bad News Hughes

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Oct 04 2019

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354 - Thou, Nature, Art My Goddess (10/1/19)

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Back from the rejuvenating sea air of beautiful Atlantic City, we find the correct take on impeachment, consider Trump as a tragic Shakespearean hero, and immolate ourselves in the wicker man of New Climate Paganism.

Tickets for Goth Socialist Variety Hour at Littlefield: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-goth-socialist-variety-hour-with-the-antifada-and-pod-damn-america-tickets-72206061273

The paperback edition of the Chapo Guide to the Revolution: https://www.indiebound.org/book/9781501187292

Oct 02 2019

1hr 16mins

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