Srsly Wrong

Srsly Wrong
utopian leftist comedy podcast

207 – Democratize Everything
Feb 18 • 126 min
Choo Choo!! Democracy Train is coming through [in its necessary historical role to bring democracy from almost nothing (currently) to absolutely everything (the future)]! Between stops we have special entertainment by the…
Vegan Vanguard Appearance – “Building Utopia”
Feb 2 • 99 min
“In this episode, Mexie sits down with the Wrong Boys of the SRSLY Wrong podcast to discuss all things utopic! We cover a lot of ground, from social ecology, to library socialism,…
Utopian Horizons appearance – Inventing The Future & Library Socialism
Jan 30 • 102 min
Wrong Boys on the Utopian Horizons podcast to “talk about the valuable critique and strategies laid out in Inventing the Future, a book arguing for a post-capitalist world without work, and delve…
206 – Papa and Boy Adventures Ep 1 – The Fatherson System
Jan 27 • 27 min
Papa Fatherson has developed a new hit parenting system to overcome the historical tension between fathers and sons in this debut episode of Papa and Boy Adventures support us by becoming a…
205 – The Haitian Revolution, Pt 1: The Sacred Right of Property (teaser)
Jan 17 • 11 min
At the same time that in France, the Jacobins were declaring the universal rights of man, in the French slave colony of Saint Domingue, half a million human beings were being held…
204 – Convenience
Jan 14 • 84 min
Convenience for whom? The wrong boys explore the ins and outs of convenience, and integrate common criticisms of “convenience culture” into a call for a new utopian full convenience, a society which…
203 – The Winnipeg General Strike (w/ Maximillian Alvarez)
Dec 13, 2019 • 126 min
One hundred years ago, the biggest and longest general strike in Canadian history took place in Winnipeg. The Wrong Boys are joined by Maximillian Alvarez from Working People Pod to take a…
202 – Billionaire Bon Voyage!
Nov 29, 2019 • 78 min
All the best heads in the worlds have been put together, and their prescription is clear: we need billionaires to not exist. And so, the Wrong Boys have produced this Bon Voyage…
201 – “There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch!”
Nov 18, 2019 • 54 min
Each of us is born helpless and in need of lunch. Is it ever possible to get that lunch for free? Or are we doomed to wander the earth forever paying for…
200 – Complementarity
Nov 9, 2019 • 124 min
The Library Socialism Trilogy concludes as we explore the concept of Complementarity as a natural fact, analytical framework, and ethical imperative. Hierarchy, reciprocity, nature, life, death, grasping and loss are just…
199 – Prisons must be abolished
Oct 1, 2019 • 103 min
The Wrong Boys examine the form, function, and effects of the prison system, and determine that it is a moral nightmare that must be dismantled as quickly as possible theme song by…
198 – Canada Election 2019 (w/ Derrick O’Keefe)
Sep 12, 2019 • 90 min
Election season has come to Canada, and the wrong boys chat with Ricochet co-founder and former Vancouver City Council candidate Derrick O’Keefe to talk about the parties, the polling, the media sphere,…
Kino Lefter Appearance – ‘Children of Men, the Only Modern Movie ‘
Sep 4, 2019 • 95 min
The Wrong Boys are on Kino Lefter, a leftist film discussion podcast, to talk about Children of Men. Go check out Kino Lefter’s other eps! It’s a good show!
197 – Accelerationism: THE ONLY WAY OUT IS THROUGH (teaser)
Aug 30, 2019 • 8 min
Some say that the only way to the revolution is by accelerating the current trajectory, heightening the contradictions to collapse the waveform. Is it true? Is the only way out through? The…
196 – Library Socialism & The Irreducible Minimum
Aug 22, 2019 • 118 min
Human need: what exactly is it, how do we meet it, and what level should nobody fall below? These are the questions which plague the Wrong Boys as they embark on the…
Coffee With Comrades Appearance – “Shit-Posting is Counterrevolutionary”
Aug 13, 2019 • 111 min
The Wrong Boys join Pearson and Mel from Coffee with Comrades to talk about extremely online leftism, sectarian shenanigans, prefiguration, and Mr. Fred Rogers. check out the show and get the full…
195 – Woke Bae Justin Trudeau: Destroyed with facts and logic (w/ Alberta Advantage)
Aug 6, 2019 • 72 min
On this very special mash-up podcast, the Wrong Boys are joined by Team Advantage over at the Alberta Advantage podcast to talk about our woke bae Prime Minister, and all the ways…
194 – MONEY (w/ Franz)
Jul 24, 2019 • 116 min
Franz returns to the show to talk about what money is, how it came to be this way, and just exactly how bad it is screwing all of us over. Check our…
193 – Organizing First Steps (w/ Amy and Liz)
Jul 12, 2019 • 100 min
Wrong Boys are joined by Liz and Amy from the podcast Rebel Steps podcast to discuss leftist organizing, and stuff like group dynamics, what organizing is, and how to take your first…
192 – Listen, Workaholic!
Jul 1, 2019 • 108 min
The Wrong Boys are joined by Tim (aka SOLE) from The Solecast to stage a kind of intervention for all the workaholics out there, and talk about the debilitating effects of work…
191 – The Power of Friendship
Jun 23, 2019 • 72 min
It is one of the most powerful forces in existence. It has shaped our biology and our society. Our personal lives can be defined by it, or by the lack of it….
190 – No More Wars (w/ Mike Gravel)
Jun 15, 2019 • 104 min
Former Senator and 2020 presidential candidate Mike Gravel joins the Wrong Boys to talk about throwing shoes, ending war, direct democracy, and teaming up with two teens to run for president Help…
189 – Library Socialism & Usufruct
Jun 3, 2019 • 106 min
For your use and enjoyment: a special episode of Srsly Wrong, using the lenses of history, complexity, retention, and culmination to talk about libraries, sharing, and the socialist future we want to…
RevLeft Radio Appearance – Debating Scientific Socialism
May 26, 2019 • 116 min
Wrong Boys join Breht and Alyson Escalante to discuss and debate the merits of categorizing Marxism as a science. (we all collaborated on a sketch at the end as well!) Hear more…
188 (teaser) The Inevitable Glorious Revolution: Brainstorm, pt 2 (w/ Breht O’Shea)
May 22, 2019 • 17 min
Breht O’Shea joins the Wrong Boys’ ongoing revolutionary brainstorming session to talk about Marxist Leninist strategy, leftist unity, defense, violence, and the relationship between means and ends. Listen to the full episode…
187 – Borders
May 11, 2019 • 76 min
this week on the show we tackle the totally normal question of whether people should be turned away when escaping from war, or seized from their homes and thrown in jail or…
186 – The Wrong Boys decide to be nice for once
Apr 28, 2019 • 62 min
Critics call SRSLY WRONG ‘the meanest podcast of all time’, ‘two asshole jerks being haters for an hour every week’, and of course ‘wretched vitriol so toxic it could be considered biological…
185 – Clout
Apr 20, 2019 • 61 min
Gotta get that CLOUT baby, hell ya, wanna be RECOGNIZED for my contributions to society because we all have deeper insecurities than we show to the public and it’s important to feel…
184 – Running and Hiding is a Revolutionary Act
Apr 9, 2019 • 67 min
This week the Wrong Boys examine one of the most common, most effective, and yet most underappreciated revolutionary tactics: running and hiding Theme Song by Phillip Osmon support us on Patreon…
Ep 183 – Doing Basic Income Right
Mar 30, 2019 • 107 min
This week, the Wrong Boys investigate the importance of DETAILS by applying class analysis to Democratic Presidential hopeful Andrew Yang’s Basic Income proposal. #yanggang and #antiyanggang (and #whotfisyang) welcome, this episode caters…
Ep 182 – SWEETIE TREK – Liberatory Sci-Fi (w/ Lyta Gold)
Mar 20, 2019 • 111 min
Toss out all your boring theory and get ready to curl up with some fantastic woman-authored fiction! Special guest Lyta Gold (amusements editor for Current Affairs magazine) joins the Wrong Boys to…
Ep 181 – Virtue and Terror: The French Revolution pt 2 (TEASER)
Mar 12, 2019 • 16 min
The King is dead, but the revolution is just getting started. Robespierre and the Jacobins have a plan: using the means of State Terror, they will create a Republic of Virtue, complete…
Ep 180 – The French Revolution Pt 1 (teaser)
Feb 25, 2019 • 14 min
King Louis XVI of France was beheaded by guillotine on January 21, 1793 – a pivotal event in (the often quite unsafe) birth of modern liberal democracy. In part one of our…
Ep 179 – The Valentine’s Day Special
Feb 14, 2019 • 70 min
It’s a Valentine’s day spectacular as the Wrong Boys examine everything from medieval Courtly Love, to modern dating and apps, the creepiness of love potions and Cupid, and the utopian future of…
Ep 178 – The People’s Republic of Walmart (w/ Leigh Phillips & Michal Rozworski)
Feb 10, 2019 • 76 min
Walmart is the world’s largest corporation, a mantle it has achieved by (internally) eschewing market-based allocation, and developing itself into a sophisticated and well-functioning globally-planned economy. This week, guests Leigh and Michal…
Ep 177 – The Birth of Capitalism (w/ Franz)
Jan 29, 2019 • 91 min
As the global Capitalism market works to spread its tentacles into every aspect of human life on earth, you can’t help but wonder: how the heck did this all get started in…
Ep 176 – The inevitable glorious revolution to liberate all people and usher in a post scarcity utopia forever – pt1 (teaser)
Jan 21, 2019 • 7 min
Time for a REVOLUTIONARY BRAINSTORM. The Wrong Boys take a look at some different ideas for achieving a revolutionary change in society, discussing the benefits and drawbacks of each in this very…
Ep 175 – SNARK
Jan 10, 2019 • 71 min
Friendly daily reminder that our number one tool for dismantling capitalism is *checks notes* snarky comments online. Ummm but maybe web based snark isn’t the best mode of political communication??? For grown…
Ep 174 – Mark Zuckerberg, will you be our friend?
Dec 31, 2018 • 85 min
This week The Wrong Boys gaze into The All-Seeing Face, longing for joy and human connection, instead finding a malicious, psychologically invasive hell casino that tracks their every move and thought, creating…
w2t 173 – A Spider-Swarm Christmas (In Australia)
Dec 16, 2018 • 54 min
This week it’s news! Topics include: – spiders killing us all – dirty climate deals – 15 yr old climate genius – george bush death party? – christmas in australia theme song…
Ep 172 – The Intellectual Light Web (w/ Nathan J Robinson)
Dec 3, 2018 • 86 min
The Intellectual Light Web is a fierce new renegade political movement based in hope, joy, humor, and making the world a better place for everyone. Nathan J Robinson of Current Affairs Magazine…
ep 171 – ECOTOPIA
Nov 25, 2018 • 98 min
Now that we know escaping the ecopocalypse is 100% technologically feasible, the next logical step for the Wrong Boys is imagining the beautiful world we’d like to build instead, and speculating on…
Ep 170 – Escape from the Ecopocalypse
Nov 15, 2018 • 86 min
are we really doomed? is it possible to avoid massive human suffering and extinction? what would mr. rogers say??? wrong boys investigate. theme song by Trai Bo support us on patreon…
Nov 6, 2018 • 69 min
This week on the show we’re all gonna fucking die as the world burns because rich men sold out our shared habitat for cash and elected representatives continue to sit by and…
Ep 168 – Aaron’s Dream (FULL EP ON PATREON)
Oct 9, 2018 • 5 min
A rare journey inside of Aaron’s sleepy dreamy head where we find guillotines, broken starbucks windows, The Wrong Boys’ deepest off-the-record secrets, and the true meaning of liberty. This ep is…
Ep 167 – Worker Power vs. Electoralism (w/ Chris and Lowell)
Sep 29, 2018 • 59 min
Do the Wrong Boys talk about electoralism too much, and worker power not enough? Can working ‘within the system’ result in real change? Fellow podcasters Chris and Lowell talk with Aaron about…
Ep 166 – pineapple on pizza and other goofy stuff
Sep 16, 2018 • 44 min
(warning: parts of this episode may induce vomiting) Shawn and Aaron have some dopey arguments people have for fun. Scores are settled, bottoms are reached, and it’s likely that no one ate…
Ep 165 – Tipping
Sep 4, 2018 • 73 min
What’s the deal with tipping? Wrong Boys investigate! (spoiler: it’s a classist, sexist, racist institution that makes the world less wonderful for everyone) Opening Theme by ELB11, recorded at Fractured Past Studios…
Ep 164 – The Revolution Will be Hilarious (w/ Adam Krause)
Aug 23, 2018 • 92 min
Author Adam Krause joins the Wrong Boys to explain the close link between comedy and democracy, why authoritarians are almost never funny, and how comedic skills can help us create a kinder,…
Aug 12, 2018 • 91 min
The Wrong Boys interview Matthew Lang of the Seattle Transit Riders Union, and Matt Bruenig of the People’s Policy Project, to discuss HITTING JEFF BEZOS with a PEOPLE’S BLUE SHELL, knocking him…
Ep 162 – meetings suck, get organized! (teaser)
Aug 6, 2018 • 8 min
A lot of people think that meetings really suck, but what if the problem runs deeper than that?? The Wrong Boys share their experiences and investigate what it means to be an…
Ep 161 – Brocialists Against Patriarchy (w/ Franz)
Jul 25, 2018 • 81 min
This week, special guest Franz shows the Wrong Boys how to crush brews, bump fists, dismantle patriarchy, and have a strong class analysis – all while imparting a deep lesson about what…
Ep 160 – Homelessness is a moral nightmare
Jul 18, 2018 • 105 min
The solution to homelessness is to give people homes and we can do it right now nobody deserves this Special thanks to InvisiblePeople.Tv for the amazing work they do interviewing people who…
Ep 159 – Misanthropy is a Death Cult!
Jul 9, 2018 • 92 min
The Wrong Boys get polemical this week as they delve into the unseemly (and factually deficient) world of thoughts and ideas that lack a basic respect for human life. Corporation Motivation by…
Ep 158 – Totally wacky stuff from weird sectarian internet world (w/ Angela Nagle)
Jul 3, 2018 • 85 min
Author Angela Nagle joins the Wrong Boys to discuss internet culture wars, hot take churnalism, the changing political landscape, ‘woke capital’, and the democratic road to socialism. Consider donating to our Patreon:…
Ep 157 – Listen up, Elon! (w/ Brett O’Shea)
Jun 26, 2018 • 93 min
Dear Elon Musk, This week The Wrong Boys had Brett from Revolutionary Left Radio on their show to talk about podcasting, his politics, working together, your condemnable business practices, and the best…
Ep 156 TEASER – Wrong Boys Vacation!
Jun 20, 2018 • 4 min
this episode is all about paid time off: who gets it, how much, and how much more is possible theme song by Far Flowers: donate to our patreon for access to…
Ep 155 – Gentrification
Jun 12, 2018 • 70 min
When improving the neighborhood means you no longer get to live in it Theme song by Trái Bơ Consider donating to our Patreon:
Ep 154 – You Can Create New Words
Jun 6, 2018 • 60 min
Its Neologisms! Neologisms! Neologisms! this weeks as the Wrong Boys go on a fantastical journey through the heady and enchanting world of BRAND NEW WORDS and all the wonderful ways in which…
Ep 153 – Bullshit Jobs (w/ David Graeber)
May 26, 2018 • 69 min
The Wrong boys speak with David Graeber about his new book ‘Bullshit Jobs’, exploring the ever multiplicating ways our society makes up stuff for people to do. They also discuss the puritan…
EP 152 – This Episode Was Made By Machines
May 13, 2018 • 49 min
This episode isn’t about machines. It’s made by a podcast-making machine. Workdays vs. Raises, Property Appreciation vs. Wages, TV Good or TV Bad?, Comparative Legal Treatment of Rich and Poor, and Cynics Vs….
Ep 149 – Wrongtown
Mar 30, 2018 • 89 min
This week, the Wrong Boys truly live up to their name, as in the midst of Wrongtown’s very first mayoral election, they make a huge error, leading to a deep exploration of…
Ep 148 – Privatization
Mar 22, 2018 • 67 min
The Wrong Boys examine the parade of failures that is the history of privatization. Theme Song by Far Flowers Donating helps us make better content. If you enjoy what we do, please…
Ep 147 – Conspiracy Theories
Mar 14, 2018 • 77 min
In this very special episode, the Wrong Boys open their eyes for the very first time, and see the world for what it really is. Donating helps us make better content….
Ep 146 – School Shootings Are Bad
Mar 1, 2018 • 82 min
A journey through gun laws, violent media, and social alienation as the Wrong Boys get to the bottom of the most horrifying trend of the millennium.
Ep 138 – Virtue Signalling
Feb 20, 2018 • 62 min
Full episode available to non-patrons for the first time! “The biggest enemy of virtue is not those who do wrong, but those who signal virtue. Virtue is good, obviously, but signalling virtue…
Ep 123 – Economic Inequality
Feb 15, 2018 • 88 min
The Wrong Boys lay out a perfect plan to make sure that everybody always has the exact same amount of money in their bank account, no matter what. Contribute and get bonus…
Ep 144 – Totalitarian Blue-Haired College Kids
Feb 8, 2018 • 71 min
They’re at it again Theme Song by Trái Bơ Contribute and get bonus episodes!
Ep 142 – Post Scarcity
Jan 24, 2018 • 75 min
“Enough is Enough!” is the motto this week as the Wrong Boys talk about all the ways in which we could, and sometimes already do, have enough of enough things in order…
Ep 141 – Diversity of Tactics
Jan 17, 2018 • 76 min
The utopian practice involves tirelessly working towards the ever-receding horizon of the best possible world for everyone. There’s a lot to be done, and a lot of different tactics that can be…
Ep 140 – Comics and Activism (w/ Ad Astra Comix)
Jan 10, 2018 • 94 min
Shawn is joined by Nicole and Hugh from Ad Astra Comix to talk about their work, as well as the current state of activism and the left. Buy ‘The Beast’ and see…
Ep 139 – Egoism and Non-Duality
Jan 1, 2018 • 68 min
Can Egoists be Communists? What exactly was this Max Stirner guy all about? And is everything a spook? All these answers and more when Aaron interviews Jordan and Chloe about leftist Egoism and…
Ep 138 – Virtue Signalling (patreon episode)
Dec 21, 2017 • 9 min
“The biggest enemy of virtue is not those who do wrong, but those who signal virtue. Virtue is good, obviously, but signalling virtue is very bad. This is the extent of my…
Ep 137 – EGGS
Dec 6, 2017 • 64 min
Everything you both do and don’t want to know about eggs leave us a voice message – Contribute and get bonus episodes!
w2t 136 – The Trump-Russia Investigation Investigation pt. 2
Nov 30, 2017 • 81 min
The Wrong Boys continue their investigation of the Trump-Russia investigation, detailing exactly what we know so far about the actions of the Trump’s staff and the Russian government during the last election….
W2T 135 – The Trump-Russia Thing, pt.1
Nov 23, 2017 • 73 min
In this very special What to Think current events spectacular the Wrong Boys take on the biggest case of their lives and stumble into a lurid world of secret dossiers, kompromat, pee…
Ep 134 – Creativity
Nov 15, 2017 • 54 min
A penetrating examination of creativity and all of its many aspects, starring Shawn, Aaron, and of course – Sparkle Baby.
Ep 133 – “You guys aren’t cynical enough…”
Nov 1, 2017 • 41 min
This week the Wrong Boys address the criticism that they are far too optimistic and nowhere near cynical enough by getting down on their knees and worshiping the zero. leave us a…
Ep 131 – The Genius of Mr. Rogers
Oct 16, 2017 • 68 min
A tribute to America’s greatest poet and philosopher, Fred Rogers.
Ep 130 – Jean Against the Machine
Oct 9, 2017 • 75 min
Jean Swanson is a long time activist against poverty and homelessness on Vancouver’s downtown eastside, and she’s running for Vancouver city council. Shawn speaks with her about her life, activism, and campaign,…
Ep 128 – Ask Us Anything – pt. 1 – exoteric
Oct 3, 2017 • 68 min
After fending off the inappropriately horny mailman, the Wrong Boys answer questions from listeners about what they’re currently reading, utopian policy, philosophical zombies, and more! Part 2 of this AUA series will…
Ep 127 – The Ear
Sep 27, 2017 • 73 min
In this very special Wrongtown Mystery, Shawn and Aaron investigate the ear, its origins, its beauty, and how to use it to listen. Meanwhile, tensions with their incompetent intern Jeffrey reach a…
Ep 126 – Combat Liberalism
Sep 20, 2017 • 61 min
The wrong boys engage in a critical reading of Mao Tse-tung’s essay ‘Combat Liberalism’, then fight in and win a glorious revolution that doesn’t lead to any grain problems. Theme song by Hunt…
Ep 124 – What do you mean when you say hierarchy?
Sep 5, 2017 • 69 min
The Wrong Boys dissect the different ways people use the term hierarchy, try to zero in on what the leftist critique of hierarchy is about, and make a huge discovery – that…
Ep 121 – Can Technology Save Us?
Aug 29, 2017 • 81 min
Is technology Jesus? Or is it more like an homicidally insane person who thinks he’s Jesus? Answering a question from a listener, The Wrong Boys take on the case to get to…
W2T 120 – Tiki Torch Fascism
Aug 20, 2017 • 91 min
This week we talk about: – Charlottesville Nazi rally and car murders around the world – Umberto Eco’s List of the 14 Common Features of Fascism – The moral merits of cheering…
Ep 118 – Perfumed Men Make Beautiful Times
Aug 13, 2017 • 96 min
Aaron interviews an ex-fascist named Callum about his political journey, and Shawn and Aaron discuss the points for and against the old adage: Perfumed men make beautiful times Beautiful times make ugly…
Ep 117 – The S.W.E.A.T. pledge
Jun 28, 2017 • 61 min
Millionaire and former host of Discovery Channel’s ‘Dirty Jobs’ Mike Rowe wants the Wrong Boys to sign his S.W.E.A.T. pledge (Skill & Work Ethic Aren’t Taboo). Will Shawn and Aaron promise to live…
Jun 22, 2017 • 72 min
We have a mystery on our hands: should we be vegans? Is eating meat ok? What about the poor animals? The wrong boys get to the bottom of it.
W2T – 115 – Lifehack: Get naked and imply you have a gun
Jun 14, 2017 • 71 min
This week we talk about: – Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s revolutionary leftist platform for France – Big wins for local Vancouver activists and Canadian political comeuppance – Anti-Fa and Bernie Bro Violence – Amazon vs. The…
Ep 114 – Universal Basic Outcome
Jun 6, 2017 • 60 min
You’ve heard of a Universal Basic Income for years now — that’s old news, it’s MySpace, it’s AskJeeves — Universal Basic Outcome is new, it’s fresh, it’s innovative. Honestly, you probably haven’t…
EP 113 – Should We Vote?
Jun 2, 2017 • 64 min
Shawn’s a voting superstar and Aaron’s a flaky voter who isn’t that confident in the system. When their powers combine, the Wrong Boys get right to the bottom and discover the perfect…
Ep 112 – Diplomacy Vs. Honesty
May 25, 2017 • 55 min
Is it better to be a self-indulgent jerk who says everything that’s on their mind? Or a sneaky manipulative gaslighting piece of shit who just uses language to trick people into agreeing…
Ep 111 – Human Nature
Mar 9, 2017 • 70 min
Shawn and Aaron are abducted by a troubled, misunderstood (but fundamentally good) person and need to escape from his evil fortress of doom, finding that on the way they discover all the…
W2T – 110 – Bald Around The Moon (the police episode)
Mar 2, 2017 • 74 min
This week The Wrong Boys get to the bottom of: – The crisis plaguing police departments and the wrong moves leftists make in talking about it – Canadian party leadership races and…
Ep 109 – Meta-Mythology (and not killing millions of people)
Feb 24, 2017 • 86 min
Do we need a guiding myth, or is that just irrational hogwash? How do we fight for a better future without accidentally being evil? Is Star Wars real? Was the Holodomor a…
Ep 108 – Bernie would have won (and he did win)
Feb 16, 2017 • 58 min
This week, Aaron and Shawn take you on a sentimental journey into a world that could have been, where Bernie Sanders triumphed in a historic election against Donald Trump and became the 45th president…
W2T – 105 – Richard Spencer Got Clocked
Jan 27, 2017 • 89 min
This week we talk about: – Trump’s executive orders, twitter threats, and first presidential lawsuit – Tons of protests, a shooting, and punching nazis in the face – Canadian oil spills, Buckminster…
Jan 11, 2017 • 90 min
We promised you that after 1000 episodes of our podcast, the world would experience 10,000 years of world peace. In this, the stunning, long-awaited 100th episode of Srsly Wrong, Shawn and Aaron…
Ep 99 – Left Dis-Unity
Oct 20, 2016 • 80 min
This week the Wrong Boys don’t pull any punches in explaining exactly what’s wrong with the sectarian infighting, witch hunts, and unnuanced, unprincipled petty bullshit that is tearing the left apart. Theme…
Ep 98 – Special Memes Lettuce Dog
Oct 12, 2016 • 52 min
A fair minded, gentle, and noble podcast. Shawn interviews Adeline Borneman of Lettuce Dog. Aaron and Shawn talk about ceding or fighting for Pepe against the forces of far-right appropriation.
Ep 97 – Neoconservatism and Chill
Oct 4, 2016 • 78 min
History is on our side this week as the Wrong Boys invade your home, kill the bad guys, and bring freedom and democracy to your land. Theme Song by Far Flowers
Ep 96 – Google Murray Bookchin
Sep 28, 2016 • 78 min
Shawn and special guest co-host Pete talk about Murray Bookchin, Communalism, and the task of building a left movement.
Sep 13, 2016 • 74 min
This week – a return to the subject of LOVE
Ep 94 – about dancing
Sep 4, 2016 • 66 min
The dangerously wrong boys commit another week of thought crime, this time on the forbidden subject of dance. What dangerous territory will these dangerous boys tread across next? Aaron proposes drone reform,…
Ep 93 – Democratic Anarchism (w/ Zacqary Xeper)
Aug 30, 2016 • 78 min
This week the Wrong Boys are joined by Zacqary Xeper, a former member of the New York Pirate Party and internet shitposter extraordinaire, to discuss activist and political organizing, diversity of tactics,…
Ep 92 – Technology & The Left (w/ Leigh Phillips)
Aug 23, 2016 • 69 min
This week, the Wrong Boys talk to Leigh Phillips, environmentalist author, about his book Austerity Ecology & The Collapse Porn Addicts. They talk about nuclear energy, Naomi Klein, socialism, and Leigh’s elevator…
Ep 91 – The Map Is Not The Territory
Aug 17, 2016 • 70 min
This week, the Wrong Boys embark on a quest to map the territory of maps. They gaze at the American Political Landscape, stop off at the Free Market of Ideas, and glimpse a Wiki Site that collects all…
Ep 90 – Social Justice Warriors
Aug 10, 2016 • 56 min
Aaron and Shawn talk about Social Justice through the (half-understood) lens of Sun Tzu’s The Art of War & the Samurai Honor Code Bushido. 1-866-770-8754
Ep 80 – poopoo peepee politics
May 25, 2016 • 82 min
Aaron and Shawn uncover the secretive world of poo and pee and stuff. They talk about the pee kids at school, transgender washrooms, being denied bathroom breaks, and announce the creation of…
Ep 77 – Let’s Play Žižuku!
May 3, 2016
You may think that this episode is going to be about the ideas of philosopher Slavoj Zizek, but actually, the opposite is true — this episode has nothing to do with the…
Ep 75 – Neoliberalism and Chill
Apr 19, 2016 • 90 min
This week, it’s hand-outs for the rich, while the poor get punished as Aaron and Shawn kick back, relax, and try to understand just what the hell people mean by this really…
Ep 71 – Knowledge vs. Imagination
Mar 22, 2016 • 67 min
Albert Einstein said that imagination is more important than knowledge. Shawn and Aaron look at the facts of the debate, criticize nothing masters, and imagine their way right into #occupy2016. Theme Song…
Ep 69 – Asking For Help
Mar 8, 2016 • 73 min
Asking for help is never easy. People like to imagine they can do everything on their own, but they can’t. This week, Shawn and Aaron talk about the need to ask for…
Ep 68 – Sleep Deprivation
Mar 2, 2016 • 78 min
Aaron and Shawn stayed up all night to bring you this very special episode on sleep deprivation. Why not listen to it instead of sleeping, tonight? Theme song – Dope Creature “Pixelland”…
Ep 65 – Non-Toxic Masculinity
Feb 9, 2016
Gender is a playground this week as Shawn and Aaron, two incredibly masculine men, tackle the concept of manhood (while totally living up to all social expectations of masculinity in every way)….
EP 61 – Pass the Salt!
Jan 10, 2016 • 58 min
One reality observed from multiple ideological angles. Stories about public conflict. Monkeys rubbin’ eachother’s backs. Hot, hot, tea. Call our toll-free hotline! 1-866-770-8754 Theme music: Trai Bo Jazz music: Bensound – The…
Ep 59 – The mythology of Star Wars, and the crucial role of its most important character – Jar Jar Binks, who deserves to be in Episode VII, or at least have his own spin off | Star Wars Revolution Theory Episode IV
Oct 11, 2015 • 61 min
Aaron and Shawn and a team of experts talk about mythology, Star Wars and lay out the case why we should all love Jar Jar Binks. This is the first in an…
Ep 57 – Work, Queers, and the Politics of Respectability (w/ Thaddeus Russell)
Sep 27, 2015 • 87 min
Aaron interviews Thaddeus Russell, a history professor and author whose work highlights the contributions of drunks, prostitutes, queers and other ‘non-respectable’ types. They talk about how work is awful and must be…
Ep 51 – What-Is-Ism, ETC
Jul 29, 2015
This very special episode has a taste of just about everything, from the ideological framework of ‘What-Is-Ism’ to the expropriation of high frequency trading machines, kissing, breatharians, Bill Cosby, and a whole lot…
Ep 46 – Up is Down
May 26, 2015 • 67 min
Up is down. It isn’t what it is. Sometimes you win by not winning. This episode is about taking the high ground to the high ground. Undermining the underminers. This episode will…
Episode 0 – Seriously Wrong
Mar 12, 2015 • 79 min
Aaron and Shawn talk about communication, the ideological babelfish, and being a world peace keeper. They celebrate Osama Bin Laden’s birthday. featuring a theme song from trai bo Jazz Music Provided…
Ep 38 – Our Pejorative Universe
Jan 20, 2015 • 56 min
This Week: Aaron and Shawn prove what lazy godless libertarian communists can do. Featuring several bonus lazy godless libertarian communists. Intro Music Bed: Fanfare for Space by Incompetech Theme Song performed by:…
Ep 26 – The Bible as a Revolutionary Toolkit (w/ DJ Matt Hogan)
Oct 28, 2014
Jesus was a communist! Hear all about how and why the bible is a revolutionary’s handbook and the antecedent for modern Individualism, Existentialism, Democracy, and Communism as Shawn and Aaron are joined…
Ep 14 – Partyboat Nihilism (w/ Mike Dewar)
Aug 5, 2014
Mike Dewar was once the co-chair of the youth wing of the Canadian Green Party. Like a werewolf, he has transformed into an Ayn Rand reading Albertan Tar Sands Oil Man. Shawn,…
Ep 12 – Hating The Good For The Love of The Perfect
Jul 21, 2014 • 70 min
Shawn and Aaron explore the Dunning-Kruger effect, the narcissism of small differences, the burden of knowledge and impart you with a brand new cognitive tool designed to make getting along that much…
Ep 10 – World Peace
Jul 6, 2014 • 60 min
Shawn and Aaron plant the seeds of a new future. A future without war, hunger, environmental destruction, or bickering. World peace is the goal, and it all starts here. Theme Song Performed…
Ep 2 – Swear Words and The Bible
May 12, 2014 • 69 min
Shawn and Aaron explore the territory of comparing maps to territory, without a map, and get lost. It is agreed upon that everything said in the bible is literally true and not…