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On our first episode of Season 2 of George Takei's " Oh Myyy Pod!" podcast, host George Takei and co-host Todd Beeton sit down with with Dr. Timothy Snyder, author of The Road to Unfreedom, and Andrea Chalupa, author of Orwell and The Refugees: The Untold Story of Animal Farm, to explore Russia's hacking of the 2016 elections and the efforts to hack the 2020 election as well.

Listen below to hear Dr. Snyder discuss why destabilizing democracy is such an important part of Putin's agenda.

And listen to the rest of our second season below.

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As a "high achieving" student, the biggest mind-blowing fact I have ever learned has been the sheer amount of straight-up lying that happens in formal education.

It's a lot. Like a lot a lot. History class lied so hard.

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We go hard on A Goofy Movie around here. Tevin Campbell as Powerline is the real King of Pop 'round these parts. The perfect cast is standard choreography

I needed to tell you all that so you understood it is not an attack on the movie when I say Max sucked.

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Board games are designed carefully by teams of experts. Countless brainstorm sessions are carried out, designs and prototypes are proposed and changed, and plenty of focus groups are consulted along the way.

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Businesses have to turn a profit to be able to stay operational. We get it. A consumer is paying more than it costs to make the product to purchase the product. The upside of accepting this fact should be we're being provided a service and experience we couldn't possibly get on our own. However, there are those products that are overcharged, especially compared to the development costs, that are charged a high price for what feels like no reason outside of making a ridiculous amount of money.

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