If not for Best of the Left, we are not. The person who put UNFTR on the map has graciously allowed us to drop his very special 1,500th anniversary show on our feed. The episode is titled “America, A Beginner’s Guide” and it’s an earful. A masterpiece written, crafted and produced by our friend and mentor Jay Tomlinson, one of the pioneers of political podcasting.


Access the transcript here.


Resources


Episode page


The Jingles - Media Manipulation Tactic Explainer Songs


Sally McConnell-Ginet: Words Matter


Lulu Miller: Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life


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