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Hellbent is the brainchild of childhood friends D…
75: Cartoon Villains
Nov 16 • 59 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the allegations against Al Franken, Don Trump Jr’s Twitter messages with WikiLeaks, and the hot mess that is the GOP tax plan and how they’re trying to morph it into another ACA repeal. Devon sits down with former federal…
74: Roy Moore, Louis C.K. and the Dickwads That Should be Fucking Gone
Nov 13 • 53 min
Devon and Sarah sit down to discuss Roy Moore and Louis C.K. and how misogynistic dickwads have infected every level of our lives.
73: Election Day 2017: A Blue Fucking Tidal Wave f/ Imani Gandy
Nov 9 • 69 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the results of the 2017 election and what this means for Democrats moving into 2018. Devon also sits down with Imani Gandy (@AngryBlackLady) to talk about her reactions to the past year and what this administration is trying to do…
72: The Vicious Cycle of Gun Violence
Nov 6 • 57 min
Devon and Sarah discuss yet another mass shooting that happened in Texas on Sunday. They also talk about the Republican’s tax bill introduced to the House, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’ connections to high level Russian officials, and Mueller’s…
71: It’s Indictment O’Clock f/ Julie Balutis
Nov 2 • 83 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Mueller indictments against Paul Manafort & Rick Gates and George Papadopoulos’ guilty plea. Devon sits down with Julie Balutis to talk about the upcoming Virginia governor’s race.
70: The Age of Gaslightenment
Oct 26 • 58 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Jeff Flake and the importance of charismatic dissenters in the Republican party, diversion tactics the Trump administration is using to take focus off of the ongoing Russia investigation, and give an update on the Jane Doe abortion…
69: The Trump Administration is Full of Fucking Liars
Oct 23 • 63 min
Devon and Sarah discuss John Kelly’s assertion that Rep. Frederica Wilson lied about what she heard when Trump called Myeshia Johnson, the widow of fallen soldier Sgt. La David Johnson. They also explore the war on women’s rights, and how the government…
68: Lie, Deny, Rinse & Repeat f/ Caroline Orr
Oct 19 • 67 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Trump’s non-reaction to the death of 4 Green Beret soldiers in Niger. They also talk about his disgusting and shameful call to one of the soldier’s widow and his politicizing of the death of John Kelly’s son. Devon sits down with…
67: Shit Pie Trifecta
Oct 16 • 59 min
Devon and Sarah discuss #WomenBoycottTwitter and the problem with White Feminism. They also talk about Trump’s Executive Orders designed to end Obamacare, Health and Human Services’ insidious new strategic plan language, and the complexities of the Iran…
66: Rage Blackout f/ Andi Zeisler
Oct 12 • 63 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Big Data in the 2016 presidential election and how Russia used major social media platforms to manipulate voters. Devon sits down with Andi Zeisler, co-founder of Bitch Media, to discuss rape culture, Jemele Hill and who we are…
65: White Men are Canceled Effective Immediately
Oct 9 • 73 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Trump administration’s obsession with controlling women and the links between free or low-cost birth control and women in poverty. They also name the Dickwad of the Week. Thank you to our sponsors for this week: Sun Basket -…
64: Our National Fucking Nightmare
Oct 2 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the shooting in Las Vegas that happened Sunday night. It was the deadliest in U.S. history.
63: “Firebrand” is a Helluva Euphemism for Bigoted Motherfucker f/ Natalie Montelongo
Sep 28 • 82 min
Devon and Sarah discuss special elections, voter suppression and the GOP’s turn to extremism, as signified by Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore. Devon sits down with Natalie Montelongo, the National Organizing Director for Voto Latino, an organization…
62: Don’t Let The Bastards Get You Down
Sep 25 • 66 min
Devon and Sarah discuss North Korea, the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico, and professional athlete’s protests against police brutality and systemic racism that. They also award TWO Dickwads of the Week.
61: We Were Nuanced, Then the Universe Delivered Trump f/ Pantsuit Politics
Sep 21 • 58 min
Devon and Sarah sit down with the brilliant hosts of Pantsuit Politics, Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland for their first-ever cross over podcast! They four of them talk about the Graham-Cassidy healthcare mess and how the Russia investigation is…
60: Normalizing the Trump Administration Isn’t Fucking Cute
Sep 18 • 59 min
Devon and Sarah discuss big data’s role in the Russian interference in the 2016 election, and how that is possibly starting to connect back to the Trump campaign. They also talk about the cult of normalization and why Sean Spicer at the Emmys is more than…
59: Healthcare, With Jazz Hands! f/ Catherine Vaughan, CEO of flippable
Sep 14 • 78 min
Devon and Sarah are finally reunited (though still long distance). They discuss healthcare, Democratic strategy and HRC. Devon sits down with Catherine Vaughan, the CEO of flippable.org to talk about how Democrats can win vulnerable Republican seats. They…
58: The End Times are Here & the Name is Donald Fucking Trump
Sep 11 • 60 min
Devon and guest host Melissa McEwan discuss the natural disasters hitting the country. They talk about climate change, the political nature of the discourse and why the fuck Mike Pence is giving the national updates. They bestow Dickwad of the Week on 2…
57: Trump’s Dickwaddery? There is No Limit with Julie Balutis and f/ Lauren Duca
Sep 7 • 87 min
Devon and special guest host, Julie Baluits (@resisterhood), discuss DACA, Nancy Pelosi and the Charlottesville to DC March. Devon also sits down with Lauren Duca to talk about gaslighting, Silicon Valley oligarchy and dealing with online harassment. And…
56: Russia is Still a Fucking Thing f/ Drexel Heard, II
Aug 31 • 67 min
Devon and special guest host, Drexel Heard, sit down to discuss Trump’s tax policy speech in Missouri, his self-centered and self-serving visit to Corpus Christi, Texas, how much he lied about his business ties in Russia, and the loyalty of his friends…
55: Hurricane Trump is a National Fucking Disaster
Aug 28 • 74 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Trump’s pardon of #NotedDickwad Joe Arpaio, the state of the DACA program, and Hurricane Harvey and the Trump administration’s godawful response. The also bestow the Dickwad of the Week.
54: Stop Trying to Make A New President Trump Happen
Aug 24 • 70 min
Devon and Sarah sit down long distance to discuss Trump’s fucking campaign rally (almost 3 years out from the next election), the transgender ban in the military, and more Russian emails. They also award the Hellion of the Week and talk about the love in…
53: May God Help Her Smash the Patriarchy
Aug 21 • 60 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Secret Service, Steve Bannon’s exit from the White House, and voter suppression. They also name the Dickwad of the Week. #feminist #feminism #trump #voter suppression #bannon #healthcare
52: Fuck Nazis f/ Matthew A. Cherry
Aug 17 • 69 min
Devon and Sarah continue to cover the Charlottesville terrorist attack and discuss the reactions to Trump’s ridiculous press conference in which he does NOT denounce nazis. They also sit down with Matthew A. Cherry and talk about his upcoming short film,…
51: Racist Motherfuckers Extraordinaire
Aug 14 • 56 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Charlottesville rally and the reactions to the racist motherfuckers who put it on. They also discuss the White House’s refusal to call white men terrorists. They also renamed the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to simply…
50: Doomsday Prepping f/ Melissa McEwan
Aug 10 • 86 min
Devon and Sarah discuss disastrous North Korean policy and how Trump’s off-the-cuff threats may lead to actual war. They also discuss the FBI’s predawn raid of Paul Manafort’s home and the implications for the ongoing Trump/Russia scandal. They sit down…
49: Literal Fucking Receipts
Aug 7 • 74 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the DOJ’s obsession with leakers and reporters, Mueller cranking up the heat on the Trump/Russia scandal, top officials testifying agains Trump, and caftans. They give the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to a real piece of…
48: Faux Fucking Populists f/ Carlos Maza
Aug 3 • 91 min
Devon & Sarah discuss the DOJ’s decision to take on affirmative action programs at colleges and universities and the new RAISE Act, aimed at cutting legal immigration into the U.S. in half. They also sit down with Carlos Maza to chat about media coverage…
47: Holy Healthcare, Batman!
Jul 31 • 77 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Democratic party’s betrayal of their female base, who the real heroes in this healthcare battle are, and Trump’s violent rhetoric at a police rally. They also give the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery to a man who feeds…
46: Maverick My Ass f/ Stacey Abrams
Jul 27 • 97 min
Devon and Sarah sit down with gubernatorial candidate & Georgia House Rep. and Stacey Abrams about the future of the Democratic party, romance novels, and Star Trek. (You do NOT want to miss this interview). They also discuss healthcare (duh), Trump’s…
45: Backwards, and in Motherfucking Heels
Jul 24 • 79 min
Devon and Sarah reunite in spirit after a long week apart. While still a long-distance episode, they discuss healthcare, Russia and how ridiculous our newscycle has become. Devon geeks out on San Diego Comic Con 2017. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor…
44: Everybody Fucking Hates Ted Cruz
Jul 17 • 78 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the continuing healthcare saga, how much everybody hates Ted Cruz, a couple of small but interconnected Russia stories, and what we should focus on in these overwhelming times. They also award the Donald Trump Dishonor in…
43: Jesus Fucking Christ, Donald Trump, Jr. f/ Tracy Chou
Jul 13 • 90 min
Devon and Sarah reunite in Los Angeles and discuss the latest scoop in the Trump-Russia scandal (it came from Trump’s own son) and the fucking train wreck that is the Senate healthcare bill. They also talk to engineer and activist Tracy Chou about tech,…
42: It’s PEAK Fuck This Shit O’Clock
Jul 10 • 68 min
Devon & Sarah emerge from hibernation/their first break since they started on this bananas train to discuss the G-20 Summit, Donald Trump, Jr. and a quick (and partial) list of the Trumpland bullshit they missed last week. They “award” the Donald Trump…
41: We’ll See You in Court, Motherfucker f/ Saira Hussain
Jun 29 • 88 min
Devon and Sarah discuss domestic emoluments clause violations, the new travel ban policies and go into so Russia updates. They talk to Saira Hussain, an Attorney with the Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus, about immigration and…
40: The Death Party
Jun 26 • 80 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the newly reinstated travel ban, healthcare & how to explain to Republicans why you should care about other people, Obama’s reaction to Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election, and self-care. They “award” the…
39: Republicans Always Fall in Fucking Line f/ Brittany Packnett
Jun 22 • 88 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the GA-6 and SC-5 Special Election results, the awful health care bill that we are FINALLY able to see, and Man Bun Ken. They talk to the brilliant Brittany Packnett about representation in politics, getting women in office and…
38: A Nesting Doll of Attorneys
Jun 19 • 56 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the GOP’s health care bill that the Senate is trying to push through without adequate input or debate, a Civil Rights Commission that is investigating the Trump administration, Trump enriching himself via the presidency, and more…
37: Smarter by Osmosis f/ Sarah Kendzior
Jun 15 • 89 min
Devon and Sarah discuss how completely off-the-rails the news cycle has been lately. The dive into gun control, healthcare concerns, and the open investigation into Trump’s obstruction of justice. They talk to the brilliant Sarah Kendzior, who gives them…
36: Mueller? Mueller? Mueller?
Jun 13 • 67 min
Devon & Sarah discuss shady-ass congressional Republicans, health care, and dive into the ongoing Trump Russia investigation, including what Sessions might say in his public testimony happening today, June 13. They “award” the Donald Trump Dishonor in…
35: Comey Covfefe f/ Katelyn Burns
Jun 8 • 77 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Senate Intelligence Committee’s public hearing with James Comey, who was fire by Trump for having the gall to investigate him for colluding with Russia. (Or for mishandling the Hillary Clinton email server case, depending on…
34: Bitch, I Sent You Scientists
Jun 5 • 63 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Trump pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement, Trump starting an international incident with a Tweet, the NSA leaked report about Russian interference in the 2016 election, and the suspicious timing of the Trump administration…
33: Leslie Knope it the Fuck Up f/ Julie Balutis
Jun 1 • 78 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the erosion of civil rights, Trump trying to get rid of birth control mandates in the Affordable Care Act, and more Russia Investigation updates. They also chat with Julie Balutis, a long time Democratic Party volunteer and…
32: Russia Investigation Bonanza
May 29 • 58 min
Devon & Sarah discuss what the hell is going on with the Russia Investigation, Jared Kushner’s role in creating back channel communications with Russia, and how The Kush’s privilege has shielded him from what amounts to treason. They award the Donald…
31: A Thunderbolt of Resistance f/ Erica Sackin
May 25 • 78 min
Devon and Sarah discuss GOP fuckery, the ever-evolving TrumpRussia story, the disaster that is the AHCA CBO score, and speak to Erica Sackin, the Director of Political Communications for Planned Parenthood. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in…
30: Plead the Fucking 5th
May 23 • 59 min
Devon & Sarah discuss the absolutely BANANANANANAS news cycle that dominated last week, including more revelations on the TrumpRussia investigation and the horrible budget that the White House released. They “award” the Donald Trump Dishonor in…
29: The Subpoena Pen is Mightier f/ Wendy Davis
May 17 • 86 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Trump divulging TOP SECRET information to the Russians, Comey’s memos, and the call for Trump’s impeachment. They also speak with feminist hero Wendy Davis about her latest project, Deeds Not Words. They award the Maxine Waters…
28: Nobody Puts Comey in a Corner
May 15 • 65 min
Devon and Sarah discuss voter suppression, drug sentencing, freedom of speech, and updates on the Comey firing and related Trump Russia investigation. They “award” the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
27: Fucking Up the Cover Up f/ Shannon Watts
May 11 • 81 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the status of the TrumpRussia investigation, arresting journalists, and some James Comey firing updates. (Spoiler Alert: The White House cannot seem to keep their story straight). They also interview Shannon Watts, founder of Moms…
Minisode: Trump’s Tuesday Night Massacre
May 10 • 57 min
Devon & Sarah assemble like the fucking Avengers to discuss yesterday’s late-breaking news that Trump fired FBI Director (the head of the investigation into Trump/Russia collusion in the 2016 election). They are shocked.
26: It’s Sally Yates O’Clock
May 8 • 70 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Kushmeister’s latest ethics violation, Trump cutting addiction outreach services, the French election, Flynn being a general hot mess, and, of course, Sally Fucking Yates dressing down Republican senators. They “award” the Donald…
25: Being A Woman is a Preexisting Condition f/ Marcus Johnson
May 4 • 82 min
Devon & Sarah discuss the AHCA dumpster fire, how to get the dickwads out in 2018, James Comey, and some fucking female Trump official who doesn’t believe in birth control. They interview Marcus Johnson, a writer and political scientist. The round out the…
24: “Diversity of Thought” is Bullshit
May 1 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss ordering Trump’s drunk ass a Lyft home to New York forever, dictatorship-esque tendencies, EPA’s literal nonsense in response to removing climate change data from their website, and the New York Times’ latest round of bullshit.…
23: 100 Days of Fuckery
Apr 27 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Trump’s first 100 days of failure, tax cuts for the wealthy, net neutrality, and Jared Fucking Kushner. They award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery.
22: Checks and Balances, Bitch
Apr 24 • 62 min
Devon and Sarah discuss an embarrassment of riches, re: Trumpland bullshit, the French presidential election, and how neither the House nor Senate have pulled their shit together on the Russia investigation. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in…
21: We Can Be Superheroes f/ Sarah Kuhn
Apr 20 • 84 min
Devon and Sarah interview author Sarah Kuhn and talk about representation in the media, her new book, Heroine Worship, and the comic books with the best fashion. Devon and Sarah also discuss Russia nonsense and some Trumpland bullshit. They award the…
20: International Dick Pic
Apr 17 • 63 min
Devon and Sarah discuss international and domestic policy, how Trump has absolutely no understanding of how government works, and worse, doesn’t have an ideology to speak of. They also cover what is going on the Resistance and bestow the Donald Trump…
19: Let Them Eat Cake
Apr 13 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Russia (with a particular emphasis on Carter Fucking Page and Paul Fucking Manafort), how unsurprising it is that Donald Trump has no fucking clue what he’s doing with either foreign or domestic policy, and why gun control is a…
18: Donald Trump Will Never Be Fucking Presidential
Apr 11 • 61 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the Syrian strikes and what they mean in a broader political context, more Trump administration staff shake ups, and self-care. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
17: Gor-Such A Fucking Asshole
Apr 6 • 52 min
Devon and Sarah discuss dog poo, raw sewage (aka Devin Nunes and Bill O’Reilly respectively), and Neil Motherfucking Gorsuch. They also call Mitch McConnell a dickwad for throwing a temper tantrum and pulling the nuclear option after One. Fucking.…
16: White Men Need to Shut the Fuck Up
Apr 3 • 65 min
Devon and Sarah discuss how distorted our view of Trumpland has become, some Russian-scandal bullshit, and the absolute tenacity of noted dickwad Michael Flynn. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
15: Maxine Waters Brought the Motherfucking Fire
Mar 30 • 60 min
Devon and Sarah discuss the mystical journey around their audio quality, GOP bullshit, immigration, and how it is impossible to defeat Maxine Waters in any way, so mediocre white dudes shouldn’t even try. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in…
14: Devin Nunes is a Shady Motherfucker
Mar 28 • 66 min
Devon and Sarah discuss (In person! For the second time today!) the evermore complicated Russia web of lies, Jared Kushner, Devin Fucking Nunes, and general Trumpland bullshit. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Dickwaddery.
13: Get Ready for Impeachment
Mar 23 • 61 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Russia bullshit, healthcare bullshit, and Supreme Court bullshit. They also discuss their post-Trump impeachment party looks. They award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery
12: James Motherfucking Comey
Mar 20 • 62 min
Devon and Sarah discuss trolls, James Comey and the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, general fuckery in the intelligence committee hearings, and exactly how unpopular Trump is these days. They also award the Donald Trump…
11: She Did it Her Fucking Way
Mar 16 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss sports (really!), Trump’s tax return, Rachel Maddow, sexist criticism, and the disastrous CBO report on the GOP’s healthcare plan. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery.
10: Drip, Drip, Drip Motherfucker
Mar 13 • 61 min
Devon and Sarah discuss making a Patreon, a whole bunch of bullshit about close Trump associates, how much smarter they are than our president, and elections that look good for Democrats. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame to particularly…
9: Dickwads be Gone
Mar 9 • 64 min
Devon and Sarah discuss listener feedback, merch, how everyone on the fucking planet hates the GOP health care proposal, and a few notable dickwads from the past few days. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in Badassery to two very deserving women…
8: Is That a Fucking Christian Thing to Do?
Mar 6 • 62 min
Devon and Sarah get together in person, have a drink and discuss ICE dickwads, wiretapping, and the alt-left’s misogyny problem. They also talk about humanity and being a decent fucking person. They award the Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame.
Drunkisode: Jefferson Beauregard Fucking Sessions
Mar 3 • 52 min
Devon and Sarah get drunk and discuss late breaking news about notable dickwads, including Jeff Sessions, Mike Pence and Jared Kushner.
7: Repackaging Autocracy Does NOT Make it Democracy
Mar 2 • 67 min
Devon and Sarah discuss personal growth, a new lineup of Russia-connected dickwads, the danger of Trump’s Russian ties in general, and why praising Trump’s tone at the Joint Session address is fucking bullshit. They also award the Maxine Waters Award in…
6: Endless Stream of Dickwads
Feb 25 • 51 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Sean Spicer in a bunny suit, the ridiculous brogressive rhetoric around the DNC chair race, media nullification, and leaking a story about trying to catch leaks. They award the second ever Donald Trump Dishonor in Deep Shame. There…
5: A Classic Case of Too Many Dickwads
Feb 23 • 60 min
Devon and Sarah discuss a Russian oligarch dickwad, how much of a dickwad Jeff Sessions continues to be, and a couple of Congress’ most notable dickwads. They also discuss Trump’s new immigration policy and how he will always be King Dickwad. They award…
4: Some Douchebag on Some Other Douchebag’s Show
Feb 20 • 57 min
Devon and Sarah discuss Jake Tapper, sanctuary cities, Mar-a-Lago (BECAUSE THIS IS WHERE OUR LIVES ARE), why psychoanalyzing the president is NOT helpful, and a couple of douche bags jerking each other off. They also introduce their brand new award: The…
Minisode 1: Assemble Like the Fucking Avengers
Feb 15 • 28 min
Devon and Sarah assemble like the fucking Avengers to discuss late breaking reports that Trump’s aides were in contact with Russian intelligence during his campaign… over a year ago.
3: Sally God Damn Yates
Feb 15 • 69 min
Devon and Sarah discuss egregious spelling errors, booing Jason Chaffetz, the never-ending insufferability of Brogressives™ and MICHAEL FUCKING FLYNN. They also bestow their weekly Maxine Waters Award in Badassery on not one but TWO very deserving women.
2: Nevertheless, She Persisted
Feb 8 • 45 min
Devon and Sarah discuss gratitude, idiotic foreign policy, Trump’s inability to LITERALLY turn on the fucking lights, and gun control. They also name the first ever recipient of The Maxine Waters Award of Badassery.
1: b: We’re Going Full Fucking Game of Thrones
Feb 2 • 48 min
Devon and Sarah discuss self care in these crazy times, the Women’s March, intersectional feminism, and how women are leading the resistance against Trump. They also discover a shared love for Maxine Waters, the baddest bitch in congress. And remember:…
1: It’s Fuck This Shit O’Clock
Feb 1 • 48 min
Devon and Sarah introduce themselves and take a bird’s eye view of sexism and misogyny during the 2016 election cycle, focusing on the insidious and often-denied gender bias against Hillary Clinton. They make fun of “Bernie Bros” and swear a lot.