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Fake The Nation

Earwolf & Negin Farsad

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Fake The Nation

Fake The Nation

Earwolf & Negin Farsad

85
Followers
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About Us

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

#NotAllChurches (w/ Jacquis Neal, Benari Poulten)

EJacquis Neal and Benari Poulten join Negin to weigh in on how to reopen schools safely and what the role of government should be when it comes to religious institutions. They also discuss monuments coming down and what they’d rather see put up instead.

56 MIN23 h ago
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#NotAllChurches (w/ Jacquis Neal, Benari Poulten)

Aliens and Makeouts (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

EElie Mystal and Justin Krebs join Negin to wax nostalgic about their favorite Fourth of July celebrations. They also share what makes them hopeful about America.

15 MIN1 w ago
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Aliens and Makeouts (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

50% Winston Churchill, 50% Fred Rogers (w/ Andy Slavitt, Brian Babylon)

EAndy Slavitt and Brian Babylon join Negin to debate Joe Biden's options for VP. They also touch on the senate race in Kentucky and question whether working from home has made people more or less productive during lockdown.

65 MIN2 w ago
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50% Winston Churchill, 50% Fred Rogers (w/ Andy Slavitt, Brian Babylon)

"Colombused" As A Verb (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

EElie Mystal and Justin Krebs join Negin to dive into how media companies are reacting to the Black Lives Matter movement and whether firing problematic CEOs is enough. They also share their thoughts on the recent DACA and LGBTQ Supreme Court rulings.

56 MIN3 w ago
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"Colombused" As A Verb (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

Drape a Kente Cloth Scarf On It (w/ Amy Goodman, Shalewa Sharpe)

EAmy Goodman and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to break down what abolishing the police actually means and the critical part social media plays in the Black Lives Matter movement. They also react to Cuomo's Phase One plan and to the Republicans' inexplicable support of Trump.

69 MINJUN 12
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Drape a Kente Cloth Scarf On It (w/ Amy Goodman, Shalewa Sharpe)

The Pandemic and the Klandemic (w/ Dwayne Kennedy, Josh Gondelman)

EDwayne Kennedy and Josh Gondelman join Negin for a conversation about the Black Lives Matter movement and why voting matters now more than ever. They also share their thoughts on police militarization, why people loot, and how protests and the pandemic are connected.

72 MINJUN 5
Comments
The Pandemic and the Klandemic (w/ Dwayne Kennedy, Josh Gondelman)

Netflix and Be Solitary (w/ Shalewa Sharpe, Ashley Ford, Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

EShalewa Sharpe and Ashley Ford join Negin to explore their relationships with noise pollution. Later, Negin dives into the history of loneliness with Myq Kaplan and Dan Ahdoot. Dan shares what it's been like living with his parents during quarantine.

45 MINMAY 29
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Netflix and Be Solitary (w/ Shalewa Sharpe, Ashley Ford, Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

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 MINMAY 22
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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 MINMAY 15
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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 MINMAY 8
Comments
Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)

Latest Episodes

#NotAllChurches (w/ Jacquis Neal, Benari Poulten)

EJacquis Neal and Benari Poulten join Negin to weigh in on how to reopen schools safely and what the role of government should be when it comes to religious institutions. They also discuss monuments coming down and what they’d rather see put up instead.

56 MIN23 h ago
Comments
#NotAllChurches (w/ Jacquis Neal, Benari Poulten)

Aliens and Makeouts (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

EElie Mystal and Justin Krebs join Negin to wax nostalgic about their favorite Fourth of July celebrations. They also share what makes them hopeful about America.

15 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Aliens and Makeouts (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

50% Winston Churchill, 50% Fred Rogers (w/ Andy Slavitt, Brian Babylon)

EAndy Slavitt and Brian Babylon join Negin to debate Joe Biden's options for VP. They also touch on the senate race in Kentucky and question whether working from home has made people more or less productive during lockdown.

65 MIN2 w ago
Comments
50% Winston Churchill, 50% Fred Rogers (w/ Andy Slavitt, Brian Babylon)

"Colombused" As A Verb (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

EElie Mystal and Justin Krebs join Negin to dive into how media companies are reacting to the Black Lives Matter movement and whether firing problematic CEOs is enough. They also share their thoughts on the recent DACA and LGBTQ Supreme Court rulings.

56 MIN3 w ago
Comments
"Colombused" As A Verb (w/ Elie Mystal, Justin Krebs)

Drape a Kente Cloth Scarf On It (w/ Amy Goodman, Shalewa Sharpe)

EAmy Goodman and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to break down what abolishing the police actually means and the critical part social media plays in the Black Lives Matter movement. They also react to Cuomo's Phase One plan and to the Republicans' inexplicable support of Trump.

69 MINJUN 12
Comments
Drape a Kente Cloth Scarf On It (w/ Amy Goodman, Shalewa Sharpe)

The Pandemic and the Klandemic (w/ Dwayne Kennedy, Josh Gondelman)

EDwayne Kennedy and Josh Gondelman join Negin for a conversation about the Black Lives Matter movement and why voting matters now more than ever. They also share their thoughts on police militarization, why people loot, and how protests and the pandemic are connected.

72 MINJUN 5
Comments
The Pandemic and the Klandemic (w/ Dwayne Kennedy, Josh Gondelman)

Netflix and Be Solitary (w/ Shalewa Sharpe, Ashley Ford, Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

EShalewa Sharpe and Ashley Ford join Negin to explore their relationships with noise pollution. Later, Negin dives into the history of loneliness with Myq Kaplan and Dan Ahdoot. Dan shares what it's been like living with his parents during quarantine.

45 MINMAY 29
Comments
Netflix and Be Solitary (w/ Shalewa Sharpe, Ashley Ford, Myq Kaplan, Dan Ahdoot)

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 MINMAY 22
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 MINMAY 15
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 MINMAY 8
Comments
Emotionally Horny (w/ Tochi Onyebuchi, Sharron Paul)
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