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Fake The Nation

Earwolf & Negin Farsad

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Fake The Nation

Fake The Nation

Earwolf & Negin Farsad

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939
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Hosted by Negin Farsad, Fake the Nation is all the comedy about politics without any of the politics about politics. Every week Negin and a cast of her funniest, smartest and most politically astute friends (John Fugelsang, Lizz Winstead, Dean Obeidallah and others) gather 'round the political roundtable to break down the news, make you laugh, think, and deliver a gut punch to the American political system.

Latest Episodes

We Need More Female Dictators (w/ Ziwe Fumudoh, Dustin Chafin)

EZiwe Fumudoh and Dustin Chafin join Negin to share their thoughts on California's Covid-19 aid fund for undocumented immigrants, reopening the entertainment industry, and why female leaders are thriving during the pandemic. They also get into how lockdown has affected friendships between single and coupled friends.

65 MIN3 d ago
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We Need More Female Dictators (w/ Ziwe Fumudoh, Dustin Chafin)

Happy 200th! (w/ John Hodgman and Maz Jobrani)

EJohn Hodgman and Maz Jobrani join Negin to celebrate 200 episodes of Fake the Nation. They cover the latest White House chaos, what it's like being in lockdown with kids, and whether or not the handshake will survive in a post-pandemic world.This special episode also featuresvoicemails from past guests and fans telling us what they hope to see change in the next 4 years.

81 MIN1 w ago
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Happy 200th! (w/ John Hodgman and Maz Jobrani)

Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)

ETochi Onyebuchi and Sharron Paul join Negin to discuss the complications of reopening the economy, Justin Amash's presidential bid, and Joe Biden's response to the TaraReade allegations. They also reveal which exes have slid into their DMs during lockdown.

59 MIN2 w ago
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Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)

Survive and Thrive (w/ Joan Walsh, Aaron Jackson)

EJoan Walsh and Aaron Jackson join Negin to weigh in on Trump's meat processing mandate and the rent strike. They also have tips on how to make a love connection at a Zoom wedding.

60 MIN3 w ago
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Survive and Thrive (w/ Joan Walsh, Aaron Jackson)

The Rosa Parks of COVID-19 (Leah Bonnema, Jody Avirgan)

ELeah Bonnema and Jody Avirgan join Negin to share their thoughts on the anti-lockdown protests, Trump's immigration ban, and what we can learn from Sweden's approach to Coronavirus. They also review 'Tiger King' and its treatment of poverty.

67 MINAPR 24
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The Rosa Parks of COVID-19 (Leah Bonnema, Jody Avirgan)

Bread Porn (w/ Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

EMyq Kaplan and Dan Ahdoot join Negin to dive into Donald Trump's contentious relationship with Anthony Fauci and the Joe Biden assault allegations. They also discuss how influencers are handling the coronavirus and what makes them hopeful.

54 MINAPR 17
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Bread Porn (w/ Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

Money Insulates You (w/ Jena Friedman, Michael Cruz Kayne)

EJena Friedman andMichael Cruz Kayne join Negin to break down how coronavirus could affect voter turnout in November and their thoughts on celebrities putting out quarantine content. They also discuss Negin's use of the phrase "you guys"and whether Jena's viral Stephen Miller tweet was a joke or performance art.

71 MINAPR 10
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Money Insulates You (w/ Jena Friedman, Michael Cruz Kayne)

Destroy Your Life Hacks (w/ Joyelle Johnson,John F. O'Donnell)

EJoyelle Johnson andJohn F. O'Donnell join Negin to talk about whyUS unemployment is so high compared to othercountries in the age of coronavirus and how Joyelle is going to get some of Jeff Bezos' money. To get dressed or not? They get to the bottom of it and more dumb debates.

62 MINAPR 3
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Destroy Your Life Hacks (w/ Joyelle Johnson,John F. O'Donnell)

Love is Quarantined (w/ Seena Ghaznavi, Evan Siegfried)

ESeena Ghaznavi and Evan Siegfried join Negin to discuss the politicsof coronavirus and tips on how to stay sane during self isolation. They also share how they've been navigating romance and dating in this strange new reality.

65 MINMAR 27
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Love is Quarantined (w/ Seena Ghaznavi, Evan Siegfried)

Jowls Flapping in the Wind (w/ Sarah Pappalardo, Sam Dingman)

ESarah Pappalardo and Sam Dingman join Negin for a fully remote episode of Fake the Nation. They get into how Coronavirus is affecting everyday life politicallyand personally, plus the latest on the Democratic primary.

62 MINMAR 20
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Jowls Flapping in the Wind (w/ Sarah Pappalardo, Sam Dingman)

Latest Episodes

We Need More Female Dictators (w/ Ziwe Fumudoh, Dustin Chafin)

EZiwe Fumudoh and Dustin Chafin join Negin to share their thoughts on California's Covid-19 aid fund for undocumented immigrants, reopening the entertainment industry, and why female leaders are thriving during the pandemic. They also get into how lockdown has affected friendships between single and coupled friends.

65 MIN3 d ago
Comments
We Need More Female Dictators (w/ Ziwe Fumudoh, Dustin Chafin)

Happy 200th! (w/ John Hodgman and Maz Jobrani)

EJohn Hodgman and Maz Jobrani join Negin to celebrate 200 episodes of Fake the Nation. They cover the latest White House chaos, what it's like being in lockdown with kids, and whether or not the handshake will survive in a post-pandemic world.This special episode also featuresvoicemails from past guests and fans telling us what they hope to see change in the next 4 years.

81 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Happy 200th! (w/ John Hodgman and Maz Jobrani)

Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)

ETochi Onyebuchi and Sharron Paul join Negin to discuss the complications of reopening the economy, Justin Amash's presidential bid, and Joe Biden's response to the TaraReade allegations. They also reveal which exes have slid into their DMs during lockdown.

59 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)

Survive and Thrive (w/ Joan Walsh, Aaron Jackson)

EJoan Walsh and Aaron Jackson join Negin to weigh in on Trump's meat processing mandate and the rent strike. They also have tips on how to make a love connection at a Zoom wedding.

60 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Survive and Thrive (w/ Joan Walsh, Aaron Jackson)

The Rosa Parks of COVID-19 (Leah Bonnema, Jody Avirgan)

ELeah Bonnema and Jody Avirgan join Negin to share their thoughts on the anti-lockdown protests, Trump's immigration ban, and what we can learn from Sweden's approach to Coronavirus. They also review 'Tiger King' and its treatment of poverty.

67 MINAPR 24
Comments
The Rosa Parks of COVID-19 (Leah Bonnema, Jody Avirgan)

Bread Porn (w/ Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

EMyq Kaplan and Dan Ahdoot join Negin to dive into Donald Trump's contentious relationship with Anthony Fauci and the Joe Biden assault allegations. They also discuss how influencers are handling the coronavirus and what makes them hopeful.

54 MINAPR 17
Comments
Bread Porn (w/ Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

Money Insulates You (w/ Jena Friedman, Michael Cruz Kayne)

EJena Friedman andMichael Cruz Kayne join Negin to break down how coronavirus could affect voter turnout in November and their thoughts on celebrities putting out quarantine content. They also discuss Negin's use of the phrase "you guys"and whether Jena's viral Stephen Miller tweet was a joke or performance art.

71 MINAPR 10
Comments
Money Insulates You (w/ Jena Friedman, Michael Cruz Kayne)

Destroy Your Life Hacks (w/ Joyelle Johnson,John F. O'Donnell)

EJoyelle Johnson andJohn F. O'Donnell join Negin to talk about whyUS unemployment is so high compared to othercountries in the age of coronavirus and how Joyelle is going to get some of Jeff Bezos' money. To get dressed or not? They get to the bottom of it and more dumb debates.

62 MINAPR 3
Comments
Destroy Your Life Hacks (w/ Joyelle Johnson,John F. O'Donnell)

Love is Quarantined (w/ Seena Ghaznavi, Evan Siegfried)

ESeena Ghaznavi and Evan Siegfried join Negin to discuss the politicsof coronavirus and tips on how to stay sane during self isolation. They also share how they've been navigating romance and dating in this strange new reality.

65 MINMAR 27
Comments
Love is Quarantined (w/ Seena Ghaznavi, Evan Siegfried)

Jowls Flapping in the Wind (w/ Sarah Pappalardo, Sam Dingman)

ESarah Pappalardo and Sam Dingman join Negin for a fully remote episode of Fake the Nation. They get into how Coronavirus is affecting everyday life politicallyand personally, plus the latest on the Democratic primary.

62 MINMAR 20
Comments
Jowls Flapping in the Wind (w/ Sarah Pappalardo, Sam Dingman)

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