May 14, 2020
EP. 200 — Happy 200th!
John Hodgman and Maz Jobrani join Negin to celebrate 200 episodes of Fake the Nation. They cover the latest White House chaos, what it’s like being in lockdown with kids, and whether or not the handshake will survive in a post-pandemic world. This special episode also features voicemails from past guests and fans telling us what they hope to see change in the next 4 years.
March 11, 2021
EP. 243 — Even Mars is Outpacing Us
Guest Seena Jon Andrew Heaton
Seena Ghaznavi and Andrew Heaton join Negin to break down the recently passed Covid relief bill and why it’s debatably bigger than the New Deal. They also discuss Meghan and Harry’s Oprah interview and why the Royal Family is actually a corporation.
March 4, 2021
EP. 242 — CPAC, Have A Glass Of Wine
Guest Maz Jobrani Shalewa Sharpe
Maz Jobrani and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to share their thoughts on the vaccine rollout and the different approaches to schools reopening in red and blue states. They also discuss the allegations made against Andrew Cuomo and whether they should even be talking about CPAC.
February 25, 2021
EP. 241 — The BDSM Secretary
Guest Vicky Kuperman
Comedians Vicky Kuperman and T.J. join Negin to analyze why Neera Tanden’s confirmation process has been so difficult. They also talk about how people reacted to Rush Limbaugh’s death and why “speaking ill of the dead” is frowned upon.