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Join old friends and BBC journalists Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel

Latest Episodes:

  • Democracy Dyes in Darkness
    As Biden gets on with the business of transition, Jon, Emily and Anthony discuss the Trump campaign’s latest outlandish press conference – and how Rudy Giuliani’s hair-dye stole the scene.... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-20
  • Barack Obama's Big Book
    Fresh from his surprise cameo in The Crown, Jon joins Emily and Anthony to discuss all the latest on the transition in limbo. Also, historian David Olusoga joins us to... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-18
  • Orange is the new black
    As Biden increases his electoral college tally, Emily, Jon and Anthony go behind-the-scenes in the Trump camp with New York Magazine correspondent Olivia Nuzzi. Also, is Trump frightened of prison?... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-13
  • Americast Total Landscaping
    It's our election post-mortem. As Biden’s transition team steps up, Emily, Jon and Anthony are joined by red and blue strategists for a forensic look at the election. Also, is... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-10
  • President-elect Biden & Resident Trump
    Joe Biden has won the race to become the next US president. And Donald Trump is on his way back from the golf course. Maitlis, Sopes and The Zurch discuss... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-07
  • Big Boy Pants
    As the counting continues, Emily, Jon and Anthony discuss how a fresh Biden lead may have broken the Presidential stalemate. Reporter Julia Terruso takes us inside the Pennsylvania vote centre.... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-06
  • Voice Note from Sopes’ Apartment
    Things are moving so quickly, but it looks like the presidency is slipping away from Donald Trump. We'll be recording a proper episode with the whole gang later. Until then,... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-06
  • Act II
    As Donald Trump prematurely declares victory, Emily, Jon, Anthony and Ron Christie discuss which paths to the White House are still in play. Also, will the swing states be decided... Read more
    Published on: 2020-11-04

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