Podcast Ep. 121: Merry Brexmas (Part 1)

Merry Brexmas Grinch

In the first of what should prove a two part special, we discuss the last week in British parliamentary politics. Highlights include Theresa May’s dodging of the meaningful vote, her attempted ousting by backbenchers, and the prospects of a second referendum. Plenty of Brexit.

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Podcast Ep. 117: Brett Kavanaugh To Run For Lib Dem Leader

RD 117 Brett Kavanaugh Lib Dem leader

Jimmy is away this week, but he is replaced by the infinitely more feminine Alice Thwaite from both the TWAAATS and Echo Chamber Club podcasts.

We talk about the rejection of the Chequers deal by Donald Tusk and Theresa May’s response and question whether or not the Lib Dems even have a role in modern politics. Lastly, Alice provides a nuanced take on the sexual abuse allegations against Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh.

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Podcast Ep. 113: Resignation Special Chequers Edition

RD 113 Burning Brexit Cabinet

Following the resignation of Brexitary David Davis, foreign secretary Boris Johnson and, er, Chris Green, the lads discuss the implications for Theresa May’s government and Brexit.

Podcast Ep. 110: May Moots Fatberg As New Home Secretary

Right Dishonourable fatberg home sec

Amber Rudd’s exit from the Home Office, the fining of Count Dankula for training his dog to salute like a Nazi, an apparent end to the cold Korean War, and lumps of crap blocking London’s sewers are the four topics this week.

Joining us is a delicious strawberry-flavoured protein shake, which will block our bogs this afternoon.

Update: Sajid Javid has been appointed as home secretary, replacing Rudd.

Image based on Fatberg, February 2018 by Seeing Sanitation