MC Frontalot, is a Brooklyn-based hip hop musician and self-proclaimed “world’s 579th greatest rapper”.
February 28, 2019
Negin is joined by comedian J.R. Havlan and rapper MC Frontalot to discuss Trump’s trip to North Korea and Warren’s campaign forgoing traditional fundraising methods. Then they examine the merits of quantifying women’s achievements, particularly in comedy writers’ rooms.
August 30, 2018
Negin takes a break from the weekly news grind to deliver an episode that packs a punch! An all-star cast joins Negin for a Labor Day chat about unions, a debate on tipping and some tips on how to argue. The panel includes Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), Stephanie Butnick (Unorthodox), MC Frontalot (Question Bedtime), Mike Pesca (The Gist), Benari Poulten (The Nightly Show) and Scott Blakeman (Laughing Liberally).
This episode is sponsored by ChefSteps (www.chefsteps.com/joule code: FAKE), Pluto Pillow (www.plutopillow.comcode: FAKE), and Pact (www.wearpact.com code: FAKETHENATION).
July 26, 2018
Journalist Mike Pesca (The Gist) and rapper MC Frontalot (Question Bedtime) join Negin to chat about Michael Cohen’s secret recordings of Trump. Then, the panel delves into Trump’s plan to give billions in aid to farmers hurt by tariffs and they take a closer look at the impact of the tax cuts. But first, the panel asks some basic economic questions: What are tariffs? Why do farmers need aid? Should we be worried about the national debt? Lastly, they chat about small acts of kindness and Negin shares why planting flowers brought her closer to her neighbors.
This episode is sponsored by Psyonix and SugarBearHair (www.sugarbearhair.com/FAKE).
November 24, 2016
Dean Obeidallah (SiriusXM) and nerdcore rapper MC Frontalot join Negin for a special holiday edition of Fake the Nation. They share Thanksgiving memories of food and family, including the saffron-flavored basmati rice and currant stuffing that horrified Negin as a child. Plus, are you feeling orphaned this holiday? We have just the song for you, care of Gaby Alter.
This episode is brought to you by Casper Mattresses.
October 21, 2016
Today’s episode is a two-parter! First up: Negin calls Benari Poulten (Garbage Time With Katie Nolan) from a hotel room in Chicago to recap the third (and thankfully final) presidential debate. Then Dean Obeidallah (Sirius/XM) and Nerdcore rapper MC Frontalot join Negin in the studio to discuss the Amanda Knox documentary and why conservatives hate Hillary Clinton so much. Last but not least: MC Frontalot performs the first-ever rap commissioned for Fake the Nation.
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