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The 99% 017: The US Election

Join Lucien and Michael for a special episode recapping the 2016 Presidential Election, from the debates and primaries to Donald Trump’s victory earlier this week.

– Clinton and Obama graciously concede to Trump… and save the stock market.

– We question the Irish government’s sycophantic congratulation of Trump.

– Aaron Sorkin pens a letter to his daughter in the wake of the election.

– Lucien reveals his Heroes (Sanders, Khan) and Villains (Cruz, Fallon) of the election.

– Are there any silver linings to Trump’s win? We discuss a few theories.

Thanks for following our election coverage over the past 16 months. Stay tuned in the coming months for episodes focused on President Obama’s legacy and Trump’s inauguration, plus much more from international politics and culture.

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The 66% 003: Second Debate Recap

Lucien and Michael are joined by guest Barra Convery for a roundup of the latest US Election news.

– Trump boasts about sexually assaulting women in a leaked audio recording.

– Mike Pence and Tim Kaine face off in an unremarkable VP debate.

– Clinton and Trump’s second Presidential Debate is significantly more exciting. Ken Bone is a breakout star (with a scandal!).

– 23 days until Election Day. Prepare for some fantastic coverage of the campaign’s final weeks!

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The 66% 002: First Debate Recap

Lucien and Michael are back with another US Election special update!

– We’re joined by Shane Kelly to analyse the first Presidential Debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

– Donald sniffles and tells a lot of lies, while Hillary performs a funky shoulder-shimmy.

–¬†Donald’s late-night tweeting is getting worse. Can’t his kids arrange an intervention?

– Tim Kaine and Mike Pence will go head-to-head in this week’s Vice Presidential Debate. We’re not that excited…

– Alec Baldwin makes his SNL debut as Trump… and it’s hilarious.

– We review the second episode of ABC’s “Designated Survivor”.

Tune in soon for more great Election coverage from The 99%!

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The 66% 001: Campaign Update w/Darragh Clifford

Lucien and Michael host a special podcast providing an update on the US Election in our absence from weekly episodes.

– US citizen/unregistered voter Darragh joins us to discuss the current state of the campaign.

– Hillary got pneumonia and collapsed on 9/11… but she got over it.

– George HW Bush says he’ll vote for Hillary.

– Joss Whedon directs an anti-Trump PSA featuring a ton of famous faces.

– Lucien reveals his Halloween costume idea.

– We recommend the new TV show “Designated Survivor”, starring Kiefer Sutherland. Now available on Netflix IE.

We’ll be back soon with more Election coverage.¬†Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news.