Dicks & Politics
By Dicks & Politics
Dicks & Politics has been on the air since 2018 bringing listeners the latest in global news, politics, tech, finance, pop-culture, arts and science and gaming. Hosted by WYSP founder and CEO Samantha; a liberal Republican with a background in theater, education, corporate matchmaking for the Fortune 500 and software (lol…what) with guest hosts including Bravo’s Daryn Carp, Disney and Broadway’s CorBen Williams and top execs from today leading finance and tech companies. This show ebbs and flows with the times featuring unfiltered reporting and personal anecdotes from the hosts.
2.6.23: CorBen joins us from The Broadway tour of Beetlejuice
It's been a hot chocolate second but he is back! CorBen joins us from the Broadway tour of Beetlejuice to chat about the tour and the changes in the theater community. We hope you'll enjoy this special edition episode with your favorite guest host.
February 06, 2023
1.30.23: Happy 4th birthday Dicks & Politics!
We have officially turned four just in time to watch Biden and Bernie continue fighting the good fight, celebrate Flo Rida’s court case and chat about Taylor Swift’s new music video for, “Lavender Haze.”
January 30, 2023
12.7.2022: Love and Marriages
The US Senate, NYC and Mental Illness, Jon & Kate Plus…7, Sister Wives and where the hell is Britney Spears?
December 07, 2022
As folks in the US continue to bite their nails and wait for the final results of the midterm elections, Samantha sits down with her mother to discuss the goings-on, what to do with your garden now that winter is well on its way and a few good reads to check out! Also, as mentioned in the episode, we have absolutely no idea how or why but our listenership grew again by 200%. Thank you all for tuning in and joining us for these episodes. Your interest and your support is greatly appreciated and we feel honored to have you with us.
November 09, 2022
Aaannnndddd we’re back talking about the latest including new reports on Dementia statistics, a noteworthy job for rats, Dancing with The Stars and Taylor Swifts new albums, “Midnights.”
October 24, 2022
3.24.2021: BetterUp & Step it up
A new company makes a bold new hire, Demi Lovato sets the record straight and Australia’s PM proves to be a massive disappointment. Learn more at www.wysp.us
March 24, 2021
3.10.2021: Harry & Meghan with CorBen Williams
The racist shitshow we all saw coming. Reported by Samantha and CorBen. www.wysp.us
March 10, 2021
1.22.2021: The Inauguration
It was a crisp morning in Washington DC when Trump boarded a plane with his smiling wife and took off for Florida! On that same morning, the next First and Second Families of The US prepared to make history. Lucy and Samantha report on all the goings on of January 20, 2021 as The National Guard stood watch, protestors chanted in the streets and Doug Emhoff behaved as if he has never seen fireworks before in his life. We want to apologize for the delay - there was a glitch in our video file that prevented our final draft from exporting. Learn more: www.wysp.us Follow: @wyspnews and @w.y.s.p
January 24, 2021
12.18.2020: VC's are ready to back Climate Change
Matthew and Samantha sit down to discuss how VC's are ready to back Climate Change companies and finally, our workforce is ready as well. What industry needs the most attention and how helpful are we truly being by consuming products that claim they source ingredients responsibly and use recycled materials for packaging? Finally, afraid your job will become obsolete under Biden? If you work in the oil industry, it may but there is a simple solution - solar power! Matthew is a graduate from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies with a Masters in Environmental Management (MEM). Samantha wants to save the planet and is involved with local organizations for the protection and preservation of protected wetlands and woodlands. Learn more: www.wysp.us Follow: @wyspnews
December 18, 2020
November 27, 2019: Trump Tricks and Spot-Kicks with Robyn Decker
GE hires a new CFO, Uber gets kicked out of a major city, Louis Vuitton acquires another luxury brand, Trump thinks the impeachment trials are “over” and he has “won” and the Razr phone is back! If that isn’t enough to wet your whistle, Robyn Decker joins us! She is a U.S. transplant living in Norway and she shares with us the ins and outs of her life as a professional soccer player over in Europe.
November 27, 2019
November 20, 2019: Big Lips & Big Hits
$600M later and we're still not convinced that Kylie Jenner is "self-made." The NFL turns a blind eye to some serious throw downs and all of this makes us hungry for Thanksgiving. Learn more: www.wyspmedia.com/atthenewsstand Breaking news: www.instagram.com/atthenewsstand and www.twitter.com/atthenewsstand_ Sports news: www.instagram.com/its.bro.time
November 20, 2019
Episode forty six: "Save your Toots! I don't care."
Matthew and Katie discuss Betsy DeVos and KKR's proposal to Walgreens. CorBen talks about the new off Broadway show, "The Wrong Man" and Abby talks about Ohio State drama and the new California law that could tip the scales for D1 College Athletes. Learn more: www.atthenewsstand.com Follow for breaking news: www.instagram.com/atthenewsstand and www.twitter.com/atthenewsstand_
November 13, 2019
Episode Forty four: Wow. What a title!
October 30, 2019: CorBen makes a big Broadway announcement. Matthew joins Lucy to talk about Syria and The Kurds. Abby and Samantha tackle The Astro's scandal and the NASCAR fight and Sarah and Abby share their favorite Pumpkin recipes. Learn more: www.atthenewsstand.com Breaking news: www.instagram.com/atthenewsstand and www.twitter.com/atthenewsstand_
October 30, 2019
Episode Thirty three: Arrogance, Wealth and Politics
Sam and Aurora take over the final episode of season three before heading off for summer break. They discussed Trump’s visit to North Korea, the Democratic debate and then get in depth about the drama with Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun, Kim Kardashian rebranding her new line of clothing due to cultural appropriation and they discuss the make up moguls of today who, with the exception of Jeffree Star, are all frauds. It’s all right here, At The Newsstand. Learn more at https://www.whateveryousayproductions.com and follow us on Instagram @atthenewsstand
July 03, 2019
Episode Twenty three: Bravo's Daryn Carp & The Bees of Notre Dame
This week Samantha and Aurora are joined by Bravo’s Daryn Carp to discuss the Mueller Report, Notre Dame, Coachella, Climate Change protests in the United Kingdom, and Daryn’s two shows; “Martinis and Murder” and “Tiny Talk Show.” The hosts delve into varied topics such as, what happens when Trump leaves office, and why the Fire Festival was such a big deal. Kitlas is back to give us the scoop on this week's sports news. Learn more at https://www.whateveryousayproductions.com and follow us on Instagram @atthenewsstand
April 24, 2019
Episode Twenty one: “It Only Takes One Person to Ruin it For Everyone” with Fifi DuBois & A Good First Date
Miss Gay Midwest America and accomplished NYC Drag Queen, FiFi DuBois guests hosts with Samantha and Page as they discuss Brexit, Boeing, Measles Outbreaks, The Avengers scalpers and Jeffree Star's devastating burglary. Fifi also makes an exciting announcement! Then, Grace and Rachel from "A Good First Date" round out the episode and get real with the most important questions to ask yourself when creating a dating profile. Learn more at https://www.whateveryousayproductions.com and follow us on Instagram @atthenewsstand
April 10, 2019
Episode Nine: Modern Dicks! Dana Powell Guest-Hosts
Modern Family’s Dana Powell joins as a guest-host and discuss navigating Hollywood and life as a comedienne, a mother and a wife. Learn more at https://www.whateveryousayproductions.com/dicks-and-politics and follow us on Instagram @atthenewsstand and follow Dana @danapowells
January 16, 2019
Episode Eight: Bravo’s Daryn Carp guest hosts and Sam giggles non-stop for 20 minutes
Bravo’s Daryn Carp joins the hosts to reflect on The 99’s and 00’s. Food, fashion, movies and embarrassing stories that will actually make you laugh. Learn more at https://www.whateveryousayproductions.com/dicks-and-politics and follow us on Instagram @atthenewsstand and follow Daryn @crpedaryn
January 09, 2019