Episode 44 – The Gowanus Ideas Festival

2016, NEW YORK CITY — Flanked by Virgil Texas and Sam Kriss, the Chapo boys storm Genius HQ in New York, NY for a sold-out, anti-papist extravaganza. A night of revelry: Celebrity readings of David Brooks and Boss Douthat, the premiere of “Over the Top,” the first piece by Chapo Motion Pictures, a psychotherapy break… Read More

Episode 42 – Uber for Ubermenschen feat. @nkulw and @EdZitron

Hello, I’m Chapo Cab. We’re taking you to the future in a very special tech show! First, Noah Kulwin (@nkulw) explains the rise and fall of Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes and how to make a living camming in your part-time Uber gig. Next, Ed Zitron (@EdZitron) joins us for a reading series, translating the Daily… Read More

Episode 40 – Sborts Night feat. @GregHoward88

Oh say can you see, the New York Times Magazine’s Greg Howard (@GregHoward88) stops by the Trap to discuss sporpsballs, Colin Kaepernick, Marc Cuban, and questions surrounding Chuck Johnson shitting on the floor in college. Then the boys discuss the latest paper smeared in snot by Dennis Ross, a glowing review of Saudi Arabia in… Read More

Frost/Christman – Episode 3 – Olympia

On this episode Amber and Matt commemorate the end of another magical Summer Olympics by doing what comes natural: talking about Nazis. They discuss Leni Riefenstahl’s documentary about the 1936 Berlin games Olympia as well as Stephen Hopkins’ 2016 Jesse Owens biopic Race. Then, to cleanse the palette, they talk about everyone’s favorite Olympics movie,… Read More

Episode 38 – Elevator To Heaven feat. @HengeveldMaria

This week we talk to journalist Maria Hengeveld about her new piece in Slate covering Nike’s supply chain and embrace of the “Girl Effect,” which has allowed female Vietnamese workers to lean in without the distraction of a living wage. Later, we talk about the dorks on the alt-right and their nemeses, and ours, on… Read More