Dec 23, 2019
The Political Orphanage's oldest and most enthusiastic show
sponsor, Snuffy's Off Route 44, has kindly offered to pay for this
year's Christmas special. On the condition that the staff of
Snuffy's write it in its entirety. Merry Christmas!
Featuring: Josh Jennings, Austin Bragg, Justin Robert Young, and Brian...
Dec 18, 2019
Is it better to use the government to expand coverage, or rely on markets to lower prices? Rick Ungar joins Heaton for a policy discussion about problems and solutions for American health care.
Season 2, Ep 24
Dec 11, 2019
Dr. Tom Jones is an astronaut and the author of "Sky Walking: An Astronaut's Memoir" and joins Heaton to discuss what life is like in space and what the future holds for NASA and the private sector.
Season 2, Ep 23
Dec 4, 2019
On this episode we take a big picture view of impeachment--what's it's role in government and what's the nature of the presidency? Michael Baranowski of The Politics Guys podcast joins to discuss, and also, to point out the similarities between the impeachment proceedings and the immortal film "Caddyshack."
Season 2, Ep 22
Nov 25, 2019
Ken White is a First Amendment litigator, lawblogger at Popehat.com, and the hilarious Twitter personality Popehat. He joins Heaton to talk about Free Speech: what's legally protected and what will prompt the cops to come knocking? How do public decency laws work?
Interview at 5:30
Season 2, Ep 21