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Episode 81–The Culture Wars: “Cancel,” Campus, CoVid, Police, and More

In a wide-ranging episode about the various culture wars, Alabama Liberal investigates if “Cancel” culture is even real, campus culture is really out of control, police culture is the real problem, and the vast differences in how different cultures are tackling CoVid. By looking at factors that supposedly created Trump (backlash to political correctness), he… Read More »

Episode 80–What’s the Future of the Republican Party?

In a wide-ranging episode, Alabama Liberal moves through topics from Alabama football to abuse at minimum wage jobs, and asks (and answers) some questions like “Why did Trump want to stay POTUS anyway?” “Will he live much longer?” “Will his base turn on him?” “What direction will the Republicans take now?” And even his predictions… Read More »

Episode 77–The Pricktatorship, Gender Drain, Destination Abortions, Pretty Privilege, Ms. NBC vs. Fox News, and More

In this jam-packed episode involving rural men, gender, and modern masculinity (some of it the toxic variety), Alabama Liberal tries to break the record for the most topics covered. He traces the connections between The Pricktatorship, the Trumps hiding of Barron, gender drain, Trump’s largest demographic (white men) and why they’re so angry, pretty privilege,… Read More »

Episode 75–Is America Headed for Civil War?

In this strong episode, Alabama Liberal takes a deep dive into a question being asked seriously in American media. Topics include the “rebel flag,” why social/economic/military conservatives should hate Trump, how unlikely it is that a New York sex addict snob commands such a large Southern following, Trump’s Ivy League snobbery at the debate, a… Read More »

Episode 74–Cultural Grievances + Sunk Cost Fallacy = Trump’s Base

In a wide ranging episode, Alabama Liberal dives deep into Trump’s base and creates an unusual theory on their motivations for backing a man the majority of the country can see is a criminal, con man, aspiring tyrant, etc. Popular myths are debunked, such as “Trump’s people are afraid to openly support him and that… Read More »

Episode 72–Reluctant Republicans, Default Democrats

In discussing the conventions, Alabama Liberal coins the phrases “Reluctant Republicans” and “Default Democrats” to describe two new groups in American politics. In this tight, well-crafted episode, he gets to some intriguing questions like: could a worse year be possible for an incumbent President? Would Mitch McConnell be better off if Hillary had won? Has… Read More »