Jon Lovett

Jon Lovett is an American screenwriter, speechwriter, and television producer. After working as a speechwriter for President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, Lovett produced The Newsroom and co-created 1600 Penn.

Guest Appearances

Jon Lovett

Samantha Bee talks to fellow podcaster Jon Lovett about Vote Save America, the newest PlayStation, and everyone's favorite Miami residents--the Golden Girls.


PB&J 365

Fake The Nation #152June 13, 2019

Negin opens the Fake the Nation vault for previously unheard discussions with your podcast best friends such as Paul F. Tompkins, Rhea Butcher, Sarah Pappalardo, Jon Lovett, Dan Taberski, and Aaron Jackson. This episode is sponsored by The Citizenry ( code: FAKE) and…


Trade, Facebook, Dragons

Fake The Nation #148May 16, 2019

Jon Lovett (Crooked Media) and Sarah Pappalardo (Reductress) join Negin to talk about the tariff war, digital monopolies, and the final season of Game of Thrones. Spoilers for all these subjects, by the way. This episode is sponsored by Vistaprint ( code: FAKE)…


Coming Out Tactics, Prestige TV and No Night Politics w/ Jon Lovett

Homophilia #50July 19, 2018

Writer and ultimate political podcast pro Jon Lovett (Pod Save America, Lovett or Leave It) joins Matt and Dave this week to dig into Trump's recent double negative "fun", comfort video games, and listening to Wicked on repeat. Jon also reveals his ultimate coming out tactic, why he…


343: Alice Marie Johnson Sentence Commuted, CrossFit Fires Russell Berger, Guest Jon Lovett

Attitudes! #343June 14, 2018

Bryan and Erin dive right in this week as they discuss everything from why Trump’s commutation of Alice Marie Johnson's prison sentence should NOT be taken as a sign of support for incarcerated nonviolent drug offenders to CrossFit “Chief Knowledge Officer” Russell…


Is Wearing New Balance Racist? (w/ Jon Lovett)

Tawny Newsome and Andrew celebrate Tawny’s first episode as co-host as they discuss Childish Gambino’s new music video, Native American students getting booted from a college tour, and black Airbnb guests mistaken for burglars. Guest Jon Lovett (Crooked Media) joins to talk…


Trump In The Streets, Ryan In The Sheets

Fake The Nation #70November 9, 2017

Jon Lovett (Crooked Media) and Joel Kim Booster (Model Minority) join Negin to reflect on the anniversary of the 2016 election. Plus, they discuss the recent election results in Virginia and the state of the GOP and the Democratic Party. Lastly, if you've ever…


The Garbage Pail Kids Movie: LIVE!

Jon Lovett of Pod Save America joins Paul, June, and Jason to discuss the 1987 live action film adaptation of the children’s trading card series The Garbage Pail Kids Movie. Recorded live from Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles, they talk…


Pod Save America: Crossover Episode

Private: Katie Couric #20February 23, 2017

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett and Tommy Vietor are alumni of the Obama administration who recently founded Crooked Media, a progressive media company. They also host the hit political podcast, Pod Save America. For this special crossover episode, Katie speaks with these former…

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