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  • Ep 569: Ancient Chinese Secret Bank Account

    Fri 8:00pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Republicans are DEFINITELY in disarray. But you wouldn't know it from the praise Trump got for not pooping on the debate floor. Trump has a secret Chinese bank account and pays more in taxes to China than the US. Covid cases are up nationwide (wear a mask!)…
  • Ep 568: Burn the Republican Lifeboats; No GOP Rebranding

    Oct 16, 2020, 6:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Ben Sasse and Mitt Romney and Morning Joe lead the way in building lifeboats to sail away from Trump's destruction of the Republican brand.  We knew this would happen, and you know what we say!  Burn the lifeboats!  More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the…
  • Ep 567: Where‌ ‌Are‌ ‌the‌ ‌Tone‌ ‌Police‌?‌

    Oct 9, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Our own congressional district is a tossup! and we talk about how and why no one is tone policing the Lincoln Project. It's because IOKIYAR! Also Trump and Melania both dropped F-bombs. Who do they think they are, LIBERAL BLOGGERS? More at…
  • Ep 566: The Masque of the Red Death

    Oct 2, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    That Edgar Allan Poe Story where a prince locks himself in a castle with his elite friends, ignoring the plague vector killing everyone outside -- until... seems kinda fitting. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 565: Yes We Can Fight In Honor of RBG and Breonna Taylor

    Fri 7:00pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    It's not a burden to fight for those less fortunate. It's an HONOR. Remembering RBG and Breonna Taylor, rest in power. And it turns out 2022 starts NOW, and if money is speech? Hear us ROAR. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 564: Herd Mentality and Driftglass's Feud with Steve Schmidt

    Sep 18, 2020, 4:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Driftglass responds to Steve Schmidt's direct put-down of our Never-Trumper skepticism. Also: Trump's very bad town hall, Newt says the Verboten word, and Bill Kristol is going to reinvent the Republican Party without those pesky Trumpers? More at…
  • Ep 563: Wheels Down for Kamala; Wheels Off For Donald

    Sep 11, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Donald Trump keeps talking. That's a yuuge problem for his campaign. Meanwhile, Kamala's images on Twitter speak to masses of people. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS -…
  • Ep 562: Whoops! Trump Took His Mouth on the Campaign Trail

    Sep 4, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    It's the worst campaign ever, and it's okay to tune it out as much as possible and focus on GOTV. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS - http://review.proleftpod.comSUPPORT OUR SHOW -…
  • Ep 561: The RNC, and Why We Fight

    Aug 28, 2020, 6:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    What a shitshow. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS - http://review.proleftpod.comSUPPORT OUR SHOW - http://support.proleftpod.comBUY PROLEFTPOD MERCH -…
  • Ep 560: The DNC, And Steve Bannon's Going To Jail

    Aug 21, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Remember the 2016 Republican Convention when they chanted "Lock her up?" Another swamp creature bites the dust as Steve Bannon is going to prison. That and our DNC reflections. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 559: Go Postal Unions and Kamala Harris

    Aug 14, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We LOVE the new Vice Presidential nominee!!! And our post office and sanctity of our elections needs our constant attention. BG reads about modern martyrs, and Driftglass loves all our listeners, almost? More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 558: How We Beat The Republicans

    Aug 7, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Taking Trump seriously and not seriously. Burn the lifeboat, USS Centrism! Why being partisan is the answer. And how the Democratic Party can win by doing things that make Democrats happy. Duh. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 557: Good Trouble

    Jul 31, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We remember John Lewis and we also remember the Bush Administration, the 2012 "Republican autopsy," Ornstein and Mann, red-lining, the Access Hollywood tape, and where Joe Scarborough used to spend Christmas (Mar-a-Lago). More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support…
  • Ep 556: Person Man Woman Camera TV Hooker Big Mac

    Jul 24, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We're writers who love it when people mention things we wrote years ago. Why don't beltway pundits feel the same? That and the week's news including AOC's remarkable speech. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 555: Save America. It's Too Late for The GOP.

    Jul 17, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Blue Gal has a birthday in quarantine (there's still time to send her a card - she loves 'em!)  Trump is a racist who says racist things.  Tucker Carlson goes on "vacation."  Driftglass in Twitter jail again.   Bari Weiss and Andrew Sullivan go Galt! …
  • Ep 554: We Got Your Radical Left Indoctrination Right Here

    Jul 10, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Driftglass outs the "Opinion Cartel." We review how Trump LOST at SCOTUS and Oklahoma Tribes won. SCOTUS is the Deep State? Why all of a sudden Mike Pence is pro school lunch, and every middle schooler knows who Betsy DeVos is. More at…
  • Ep 553: Interdependence Day

    Jul 3, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    This weekend proves we need each other. Driftglass and Blue Gal discuss the different "powers that be" behind the cameras. There are cable news execs, and then there are the rest of us, who have cameras too. By the way, Donald Trump is a traitor. More at…
  • Ep 552: COVID Persists; Ignore Trump's Poll Numbers

    7:00pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Ignore Trump's poll numbers and VOTE. Driftglass gets a five-minute (or so) David Brooks rant, and Blue Gal attends a Service of Lament. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS -…
  • Ep 551: Juneteenth, SCOTUS Surprises and the Last Confederate Monument

    Jun 19, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We talk about the week's news and how bullies don't get to run the world anymore. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS - http://review.proleftpod.comSUPPORT OUR SHOW -…
  • Ep 550: The Four Questions

    Jun 12, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Driftglass has four questions to ask every "former" Republican who wants to join in defeating Trump. And we talk about the power of re-naming that which causes pain or excuses racism. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 549: Black Lives Matter Isn't Just a Square in Washington DC

    Jun 5, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Black Lives Matter Square is named in Washington. We protest in Springfield IL, wonder if Facebook is okay if you're connecting with activists, and roll our eyes at Nextdoor's passive racists. The New York Times can't get their messaging right - is it Bret…
  • Ep 548: George Floyd Is a Better Man Than The Coward in Chief

    May 29, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We recommend listening to podcasters of color this weekend. Why Joe Biden's "woman vice president announcement" really matters. DG is having trouble writing, and BG writes down why. Also, We’ll get back to doing a more detailed news breakdown when the news…
  • Ep 547: 'Mrs. America' And Bang a Gong

    May 22, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We ring a gong for the scores of people laid off from The Atlantic, while David Brooks keeps his new column there. And we talk about "conservative elites" and the lessons from "Mrs. America" on Hulu. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 546: Obama-ghazi Is Not A Thing

    May 15, 2020, 6:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Trump decides to run against Barack Obama. How's that working out for him? More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS - http://review.proleftpod.comSUPPORT OUR SHOW -…
  • Ep 545: Treated Worse Than Lincoln, Learned A Lot from Nixon

    May 8, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    He's a #@%@$%#@(. And Bill Barr is the most corrupt ^&$%#@!$#$ Attorney General in US History. And we read your letters. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show (https://www.paypal.me/proleftpodcast)REVIEW US ON APPLE PODCASTS -…
  • Ep 544: Both Siderism is Immune from The 'Rona

    May 1, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Justin Amash is an indeepindint! Chuck Todd changes the subject, and David Brooks LITERALLY wants us to - and we quote - "ignore the Trump circus." Please remember that Vladimir Putin is interfering in the 2020 election right this minute, thank you. More at…
  • Ep 543: Please Don't Drink The Bleach

    Apr 24, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    Donald Trump fails as a president, Republicans fail as a political party, and Driftglass shares the origin story of Ray Bradbury's "Mr. Electrico", which is his Twitter handle. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 542: Homeschooling, Groceries, and 'Freedom'

    Apr 17, 2020, 5:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We love our listeners! Both sides don't act like COVIDiots. Michigan protestors cashed their astroturfed outrage with the Tea Party. What we're doing to stay safe and sane. More at http://ProLeftPod.com!Support the show…
  • Ep 541: Pontius Pilate Was Very Trumpian

    Apr 10, 2020, 7:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We compare Donald "Happy Good Friday" Trump to Pontius Pilate. How the Coronavirus Pandemic has disproven every conservative policy prescription. Episode includes a short interview with Fran's son Junior Dude/David Jr. about Bernie Sanders dropping out and the…
  • Ep 540 The Idiot Son-in-Law (And Your Wonderful Letters)

    Apr 3, 2020, 8:00 pm By Driftglass and Blue Gal
    We note that The Canterbury Tales took place in March/April. Also... Jared? Kushner? Also...  David? Frum? And we read your letters. We invite you to keep letting us know how you are doing! You can write us at The Professional Left Podcast, PO Box 9133,…