Where Is Now

Where Is Now

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Each episode, one host crafts a case for the cultural and political impact of an individual on our world, while the other host challenges their arguments. With equal parts rigor, vigor and trigger, Billy and Jesse weave their way through rare archival clips, warm takes, and belly laughs in a sincere attempt to better understand themselves and the strange society surrounding them. HOSTS Billy Buntin is an animator, multimedia artist, and event host with a degree in ethics. Jesse Freeston is a documentary filmmaker, shooter/editor, and comedy performer with a degree in economics.


Rosa Parks - Doing the work. Taking the risk.
Aug 26 • 82 min
Rosa Parks is a Civil Rights icon. A quiet, unassuming woman who would commit her life to activism, and eventually change the course of American history. In this episode, Billy leads the discussion around Ms. Parks’ life, her legacy, and the lessons we…
Helen MF Keller: A Model of Allyship and Badassfulness For Our Times?
Jul 1 • 74 min
As kids, Jesse and Billy made fun of Helen Keller for being deaf and blind. If only they had known who they were messing with. After reading everything he could about Ms. Keller, Jesse attempts to convince Billy that she is a model of allyship and…
Cardi B Says Her Own Name During Sex
Jun 7 • 65 min
Cardi B is at the top of her game…Cardi’s meteoric rise can be attributed to her swag, her incredible work ethic, and her willingness to honestly speak her mind. A stripper from The Bronx turned social media influencer, reality tv star, feminist,…
Michael Jordan: Do we really want to be like Mike?
May 18 • 70 min
Is Michael Jordan a good model for us to follow? What role did his off-court life play in the murder of his father? How did he become the richest athlete of all time? If MJ were a Sesame Street character, which one would he be? These are some of many…
Dave Chappelle
May 11 • 57 min
Millions of people are looking to laugh their way through the quarantine by logging into Netflix. Good news for Dave Chappelle, whose five specials remain the most-viewed stand-up shows on the platform. Chappelle’s impact on our culture is immense. Billy…
Should We Pay The Rent?
Apr 29 • 57 min
With many calling for a Covid19 rent strike, Billy and Jesse probe the rich world of landlord podcasts for insight into the psychology of the landlord. In the second half, they slide further up the class ladder and break down some controversial Covid19…
Quarantined Philosophy
Apr 22 • 58 min
What is the philosophy of choice to thrive under quarantine? Billy chooses stoicism. Jesse chooses existentialism. Ready. Begin!