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#59: John Adams & John Marshall

(Recorded 2015) This Week, Adrian and Boris talk founding fathers: John Adams & John Marshall. It’s a lawyerly geekfest, with Boris and Adrian vehemently disagreeing over Adams while mooning over his appointment to the highest court in the land, the venerable Chief Justice Marshall.

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#18: U.S. Presidents (Underrated, Overrated, and Greatest?)

(Recorded June 28, 2014) This Week: U.S. Presidents (1) Boris and Adrian each pick an under and overrated American president. Their picks may surprise you… though not if you’ve seen this week’s cover art. (~30 min); and (2) we replay our President’s Day battle of the initials–FDR v. LBJ. (~12min)

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#16: Iraq, FDR, World Cup, and the Redskins

(Recorded June 21, 2014) This Week: (1) We take a look at the Cheney family Op-Ed on Iraq; (2) we rap up our series on WWII leaders with a look at FDR – just how many points should he loose for the internment camps?; and (3) Sports! Will this year’s high scoring World Cup finally get Americans interested in Soccer? and Josh takes us through the Washington Redskins trademark ruling.

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#0: Battle of the Initials

(Recorded Feb. 22, 2014) This Week: (1) Developments in Ukraine; (2) Domestic politics: governors’ scandals, predictions for 2016, and who do republican’s hate more, Obama or the Clintons? (3) Presidents’ Day throw down, FDR v. LBJ–battle of the initials; (4) Boris gets on his soapbox about whinny billionaires.

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