The Fifth Column - Analysis, Commentary, Sedition
220 - The Dawning of Yet Another Terrible Era
- Is Melania the greatest first lady since Florence Harding?
- Does MC Hammer hate Kmele?
- Let the sycophancy begin!
- Understanding the Trump voter
- We're all weird and wrong
- The new Republican Party is awful. So is the new Democratic Party.
- The dumb 1776 project: "It's like Stephen Miller pooped on a legal pad"
- Hating big tech
- How not to combat bad speed
225 w/ Martin Gurri - "The Revolt of the Public"
Guest: Martin Gurri @ Author, "The Revolt of the Public"Prophecy, Historical Cycles, and Modest FrameworksFrom Information Monopoly to Information TsunamiPublic DissatisfactionElites in CrisisPublic NihilismHistorical AmnesiaThe Yellow Vests, Jan 6th, 2021Political SectarianismTruth + Objectivity + ResentmentDrama at the New York TimesThe Future of Media and TruthPlato's Perfect Form of JusticeFact CheckRecorded Feb 17th, 2021Published Feb 18th, 2021
224 - "MTG v AOC, Merit is so Racist, Determined Incuriosity"
Pump and DumpMatt Bought CrackReal Compton City GsReally Only One Bad WordThe Public InterestIrrelevant ContextMTG vs. AOC: Most Insane? Best Actress?"I Can Only Be a Non-White Person"Why The Culture War MattersMerit: The Racism of Fairness RacistCovid Cumo, And the Incurious MediaRecorded Feb 3rd, 2021Published Feb 5th, 2021
223 w/ Van Lathan - "Productive Disagreements and Common Ground"
Guest: Van Lathan @ "Higher Learning" (Co-Host), Previously @ TMZKmele and Van connect for a wide-ranging conversation about racism, reconciliation, and finding common ground. It's yet another exercise in constructive disagreement. In fact, it's the back half of a three-hour discussion that managed to feature vanishingly few points of agreement -- and zero personal insults.Oculus QuestTHOUGHT Warriors Uncle Tom: A Most Dangerous ManIf Everyone Listened to Kmele...Listing + ReconciliationRepresentationRacecraftStrangefruitMLK and the FBIJuneteenthCandace Owens BrotherRecorded Jan 27th, 2021Published Feb 3rd, 2021