Alexa, Are You Listening?

Fake The Nation #120 October 25, 2018

Comedians Keisha Zollar (The Opposition) and Michael Cruz Kayne (The Exhibition) join Negin to discuss reports that the Trump administration is considering a narrowing of the definition of gender. The proposal would effectively erase protections for trans people. Then, the panel chats about the ‘pink wave’ and if the term treats female candidates as a novelty. Finally, they unpack the growing trend of smart assistants such as Alexa. They ask: Is convenience worth the price of privacy?

This episode is sponsored by Sierra Club (, HelloFresh ( code: FAKE60), and Nutrafol ( code: FAKE).

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