Swamp Thing 2: Washington Boogaloo

Delicate ears beware – Lachlan Markay and Asawin Suebsaeng got explicit with us to talk about the inner workings of the Trump administration staff, which is the topic of their new book called Sinking in the Swamp. How much favor do Trump-positive talking heads really get from the White House? Are Trump’s numerous ex-staffers now effectively lobbyists? And can we pronounce Asawin’s name correctly?

Show Notes:

Buy Sinking in the Swamp!

Tito Puente

Bannon’s use of the “Island of Misfit Toys” phrase

Stephen Miller’s strange history

The “Singularity of Asininity”

James Adomian’s Gorka impression

Lachlan’s article on Gorka’s park-job


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