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You’re Wrong About

Mike and Sarah are journalists obsessed with the past. Every week they reconsider a person or event that’s been miscast in the public imagination.

Latest Episodes:

  • Bonus: "The Dark Knight"
    Sarah's other show has a special guest! Maintenance Phase co-host Aubrey Gordon visits Why Are Dads to talk about Christopher Nolan, trash masculinity and the dwindling number of non-problematic superheroes. Where... Read more
    Published on: 2021-03-01
  • The O.J. Simpson Trial: The DeLorean Detour
    To tell the story of the "dream team" we must begin by going back to the future. This week we learn why O.J. Simpson fired the man who defended John... Read more
    Published on: 2021-02-22
  • Tipper Gore vs. Heavy Metal: The Hearing
    Mike tells Sarah the real reason Congress called a bunch of rockers to Washington D.C. Digressions include cartoon violence, sleeveless tees and Trixie Mattel. Van Halen's "Hot for Teacher" and... Read more
    Published on: 2021-02-15
  • Tipper Gore vs. Heavy Metal: The Case Against "Porn Rock"
    Mike tells Sarah how a congressional wife started a moral crusade. Digressions include Sheena Easton, Satanic rhymes and teen homicide statistics. Ozzy Osbourne's bat story is recounted in full.Support us:Subscribe... Read more
    Published on: 2021-02-08
  • The Anti-Vaccine Movement
    Special guest Eric Michael Garcia tells Mike and Sarah about the deep roots of a pernicious modern myth. Digressions include Mary Tyler Moore, British place names and supermodel dating habits.... Read more
    Published on: 2021-02-01
  • The O.J. Simpson Trial: The Arraignmaker
    This week, we put on our suits and head back to the courtroom. O.J. Simpson pleads not guilty, Marcia Clark finishes questioning Kato Kaelin and Bob Shapiro continues to furrow... Read more
    Published on: 2021-01-25
  • Shannon Faulkner & Sex Discrimination at The Citadel
    Mike tells Sarah how a troll-ish experiment turned a South Carolina teenager into one of the most maligned women of the 1990s. Digressions include Sally Ride, Anne Hathaway and, as... Read more
    Published on: 2021-01-18
  • The O.J. Simpson Trial: My Fair Paula
    This week we talk about the early days of Paula and O.J.’s relationship and the celebrity cameos reach either a high or a low point. Digressions include date etiquette,  cat... Read more
    Published on: 2021-01-11