308 — Hitler Would Get Nervous Before A Big Rally

November 29, 2018

In which Medina goes camping and is not present for the episode.  The gents welcome esteemed guest and listener Natalie Tran to the Great Debates Studios as part of our ongoing Listener Engagement program. 

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307 — Weed Has Peaked

November 15, 2018

In which the episode begins with a micro workplace dynamics, with specific attention on The New Haircut.  During Host Chat, we dive into the mailbag.  For the main, we consider the preponderance of Weed. 

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306 — 90s TV vs. the Field

November 8, 2018

In which we begin, naturally, with Rage Against The Machine.  To follow, a debate about Dave’s college roommate.  During host chat, Hely wonders who from the 90s we’d like to interview.  For the Great Debate, we tackle 90s TV. 

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305 — Your Neighbor Is Your Friend

November 1, 2018

In which the getting right into it occurs, after a brief delay, with King taking the pro on “Flossing Sucks.”  During host chat, we have a good, old-fashioned chat about a movie.  For the Great Debate, a discussion of your friends and neighbors.  

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304 — Halloween Spooktacular 2018

October 25, 2018

In which we observe an annual tradition, our Halloween Celebration.

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303 — The Middle Seat Isn’t Worse Than the Window Seat

October 18, 2018

In which the micro wonders when it comes to a comedy special, what’s in a name?  During host chat, we talk football.  For the Great Debate, Dave takes the pro with a take on air travel.

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302 — Brett Kavanaugh Is On The Supreme Court

October 11, 2018

In which the dudes debate about some guys in Washington.  First, a micro on how fun Jeff Sessions is or isn't.  In Host Chat, Hely has a civic-minded idea.  For the main event, we publish a previously recorded time-capsule-future-provable.

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301 — Kurt Cobain Would Not Have Embarrassed Us

October 4, 2018

In which the gang returns to the studio for Season 3!  No time is wasted in getting into a Micro Debate on tall women vs. short men. In Host Chat, the guys catch up on what went on over the summer.  For the main event, one of the great questions of our time is explored. 

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225 — Life Is Easier Today Than It Was In The 1980s

June 28, 2018

In which the debaters gather for Long June merriment.  For the micro, King argues that FIFA is Blowing It.  During host chat, Hely opens the mailbag, which gradually leads us to our Great Debate for the episode.  

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224 — Comedy Is Lame Now

June 21, 2018

In which the gents take a break from whatever they’ve been doing and grace us with their presence for a summer micro on the ideal temperature for a pool.  During Host Chat, Hely has a a time travel game.  For the main event, a topic near and dear to the Debaters’ hearts. 

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223 — A Basketball Team Would Beat A Hockey Team At Football

June 7, 2018

In which the debaters pause the Long June revelry long enough for couple of important debates.  For the micro, Hely thinks Rudy Giuliani knows what he’s doing.  During host chat, Dave takes a higher office.  For the main, a consideration of a confusing sports event.

 

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GD Classics — June Is Better Than July

May 31, 2018

A Classic from the GD Vaults -- the ep when Long June was born:

In which the topic of Acoustic Guitar Playing at Parties is addressed, at long last.  During Host Chat, real talk from King re: bacon, and in the Great Debate, Hely suggests an improvement to the Gregorian calendar. 

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222 — Wine Isn’t Dumb

May 24, 2018

In which the micro debate tackles movies that are “so bad they’re good”. During Host Chat, Hely has a question for Medina.  For the main, a simple proposition gives King a tough time.

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221 — Bostonians Are Uglier Than the Average American

May 17, 2018

In which the gents are back in the same studio together for the first time in a while.  Naturally, tensions are high.  For the micro, a debate about Solo’s prospects.  During Host Chat, the ever popular Defending Your Likes is played.  For the main, a difficult question about the debaters’ home town. 

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220 — Sneezing Is A Pleasant Experience

May 10, 2018

In which it’s the Listener’s Feast.  After a Listener Appreciation Week in which no Listener Tops were debated, we present to you four Listener Micros, hotly contested, cooly moderated. 

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219 — Men And Women Need To Spend More Time Apart

April 26, 2018

In which it’s Listener Appreciation Week.  The micro is hot and cold.  During Host Chat, the gents express their appreciation.  For the Main Event, a problematic topic is handled poorly at best.

  

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218 — The Most Important Piece Of Furniture In Your Home Is Your Bed

April 12, 2018

In which the gents pull back the curtain on the making of the great debates, in Pull Back The Curtain Week!  For the micro, a discussion of Don’t Stop Believin’.  For the main, we wonder about major pieces of furniture. 

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217 — It Will Be A Good Year For Baseball

April 5, 2018

In which the team attempts a debate-by-skype, and the results are…up for debate.  For the micro, we check in with OJ.  During host chat, Hely admires a great debater.  For the main event, the boys play ball. 

 

 

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216 — Trains Are Better Than Boats

March 22, 2018

In which a micro debate considers what it is to be an opposite.  During Host chat, Dave plays a childish game.  For the main event, we pit two mainstays of travel against each other. 

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215 — BMWs Are Sexy

March 15, 2018

In which Hely is subjected to the Mac/PC personality test.  During Host Chat, Hely offers a book review.  For the main event, the gents wonder whether the BMW is Sexy. 

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