Red Scare
Red Scare
Red Scare is a cultural commentary podcast hosted by bohemian layabouts Anna Khachiyan and Dasha Nekrasova. Support the ladies on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/RedScare Follow @annakhachiyan Follow @nobody_stop_me
The ladies discuss the protests unfolding across the country, Trump's Twitter censorship saga and the new Netflix Epstein doc.

Amber A'Lee Frost is back again to talk with the ladies about the Central Park Karen, Jia Tolentino's human trafficking apologia, and Jimmy Fallon getting "cancelled" for blackface.

The ladies discuss Lana Del Rey's open letter, the Call Her Daddy blowout, and Joe Rogan's Spotify deal.

The ladies discuss the NYT-led Ronan Farrow backlash, Susan Faludi's #MeToo revisionism, and WaPo's Stacey Abrams hagiography.

The ladies talk about Amber A'Lee Frost's newest on wearing the mask for Damage Mag, Amanda Hess on Covidshaming for The NYT, Helen Fisher's bold claim that coronavirus is good for dating in the same pages, and Mary Kate Olsen's emergency divorce petition.

The ladies discuss J.Crew's bankruptcy, Adele's weight loss, the Alison Roman/Chrissy Teigen/Marie Condo beef, Michel Houellebecq's coronavirus letter, and The NYT's profile of TradCath Twitter.

We're unlocking Dasha's birthday episode as a reminder of better days. Description below! *** It's Dasha's birthday! The ladies discuss Jacobin's piece on how **** has replaced intimacy and a New York Times article on how more women are opting for the single life.

We're unlocking our premium episode discussing Grimes' pregnancy announcement in honor of the birth of her healthy baby boy X Æ A-12. Description below! *** The ladies discuss Justin Bieber's Lyme diagnosis, Paul Krugman's pedo faux pas, Grimes' pregnancy announcement, Elizabeth Wurtzel's passing and The Cut's profile of the girlboss resistance.

The ladies unpack the charges of antisemitism swirling around Bill de Blasio's "Jewish community" tweet and woke Twitter's Anne Frank "Becky" discourse. Plus, we review James Crump's new documentary on Jordan Wolfson.

Kantbot, star of Alex Lee Moyer's new documentary TFW No GF, joins the ladies to talk about the film, trolling and posting, and whether incels are real.

The ladies discuss Kim Jong-un's ill health and hot sister, Lysolgate, The NYT's oped on nude selfies as "high art," Slavoj Zizek's latest on *** and spirituality in the time of corona, and jacking off to cartoons.

The ladies talk to journalist and author Yasha Levine about the Russian American immigrant experience and his book Surveillance Valley: The Secret Military History of the Internet.

We're unlocking one of our favorite premium episodes. *** Iconic journalist Glenn Greenwald joins the ladies to talk about the future of civil liberties, the failure of Democratic institutions and quarantine fashion.

The ladies discuss Bernie's Biden endorsement, AOC's NYT interview and Bill Maher's Chinese virus rant. Plus, Dasha talks affect theory and Anna reports her medical findings on obesity, smoking and coronavirus.

Actress and model Hari Nef joins the ladies to talk about quarantine life, the Bernie campaign, and the acting craft.

The ladies talk about OK Boomer girl, the OnlyFans surge, and Louis CK's new comedy special.

The ladies talk to political strategist Steve Bannon about the impact of Bernie's 2020 presidential campaign, the failure of the institutional response to the coronavirus pandemic — and ask him how you can call yourself a populist if you don't believe in universal healthcare.

Iconic journalist Glenn Greenwald joins the ladies to talk about the future of civil liberties, the failure of Democratic institutions and quarantine fashion.

The ladies answer your burning questions about love and *** on lockdown.

The ladies are back with some emergency quarantine content, discussing Melania Trump's Covid-19 PSA, NYC's "*** and coronavirus" health memo, Joe Biden's mysterious absence from politics and Slavoj Zizek's latest pandemic dispatch.

The ladies keep you informed on the latest updates from the pandemic, including Bernie blowing his campaign, Trump "going left," celebs acting wack, The Cut's obligatory "polyamory under coronavirus" headline, and Zizek's breakdown of the whole situation.

Twitter comedy genius and former Bernie staffer Ben Mora stops by the pod to talk about the pandemic, the election and more. Follow Ben on Twitter @bitch_updates.

Happy Friday the 13th! As the coronavirus pandemic spreads across the globe, the ladies chat with New York Times columnist and author Ross Douthat about his new book, The Decadent Society: How We Became the Victims of our own Success.

The ladies discuss their corona woes, the DNC's electoral coup, Hulu's new Hillary doc, and The New Yorker's profile of art world bad boy Jordan Wolfson.

The ladies review Netflix's Goop Lab docuseries.

The ladies discuss Michael Bloomberg's attempt to buy his way into the presidential race via memes, the rumors that Jameela Jamil has Munchausen Syndrome, and AOC's announcing her stint as a guest judge on RuPaul's Drag Race.

The ladies recap the Oscars and the Taylor Swift doc.

The ladies discuss the impeachment verdict, the Iowa result, Harvey Weinstein's dickshaming, and The Daily's interview with Donna Rotunno, the lady lawyer helming his defense.

The ladies sit down with presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard in New Hampshire.

The ladies discuss the response to Kobe Bryant's death and the revolt of the ****** media men. Plus, we review Luc Besson's Anna six months too late.

The ladies discuss The NYT's BOGO Warren/Klobuchar endorsement, Joe Rogan's unofficial Bernie endorsement, Hillary Clinton's "nobody likes him" comments, Uber's latest ableism scandal, and the alleged epidemic of men who won't date "woke" women.

Patrik Sandberg is back yet again to talk Oscar noms, the Comme des Garçons cornrows debacle, and Greta Gerwig's adaptation of Little Women.

The ladies discuss the last Democratic debate and The New York Times Bernie interview in context of Warrengate as well as the latest reports that women now outnumber men in the workforce.

The ladies discuss Justin Bieber's Lyme diagnosis, Paul Krugman's pedo faux pas, Grimes' pregnancy announcement, Elizabeth Wurtzel's passing and The Cut's profile of the girlboss resistance.

The ladies discuss the escalating situation with Iran, Terry Gilliam's #MeToo interview and Meat Loaf's comments on Greta Thunberg.

For part one of the podcast crossover of the decade, the ladies are joined by Paul Cupo and Patrik Sandberg of Not Really to discuss Obama's year-end list, Bret Stephens' Jewish question, and the new Netflix doc on kitten killer Luka Magnotta. Subscribe to the Not Really Patreon to hear part two.

Amber A'Lee Frost returns to chat with the ladies about Allegra Hobbs' musings on the writer as influencer, Keith Gessen's insights on disciplining your kids, and her own theory that skincare is a science not a luxury.

The ladies discuss the House's impeachment vote, JK Rowling's TERF dust-up, and Netflix's new Gloria Allred documentary.

The ladies discuss Kumail Nanjiani's Marvel-financed fitness journey, Jia Tolentino's timely musings on the rise of "Instagram Face," The Atlantic's latest longread on "toxic masculinity," and The Wing's male invasion.

The ladies discuss Kamala dropping out of the race, Buttigieg's McKinsey ties, Hillary's Howard Stern appearance, the Peloton ad controversy and Camille Paglia's latest column on the death of the Hollywood *** symbol.

The ladies recap Anna's *** work imbroglio, discuss London's crackdown on Uber and analyze the 'gonna tell my kids' meme.

The ladies discuss the "emotional labor" Twitter thread and review Andrea Long Chu's new book "Females."

The ladies discuss Prince Andrew's BBC interview and review Noah Baumbach's new film "Marriage Story."

The ladies discuss the online YA wars, The Cut's "**** Carnival" writeup, and n+1's foray into incel fiction.

The ladies discuss Michael Bloomberg's rumored stab at the presidency, Jeff Goldblum's remarks in defense of Woody Allen, the new rape allegations against Roman Polanski; plus, we review Bong Joon-ho's class-conscious dark comedy thriller Parasite.

We're unlocking another one of our premium eps! *** The ladies discuss Dasha's Lana Del Rey concert experience, viral climate change teen Greta Thunberg and Jordan Peterson's rehab stint for Klonopin addiction.

The ladies are joined by writer Natasha Stagg to talk about her new book Sleeveless: Fashion, Image, Media, New York 2011-2019.

The ladies review HBO's newest teen drama, Euphoria, about a group of drug and internet addled zoomers living in a post-9/11 suburban wasteland.

The ladies are joined by embattled influencer Caroline Calloway for a very special live show. Also with Dan Allegretto. Originally recorded on 9/27/19.

The ladies discuss the decline of fast fashion and the absurdity of the impeachment proceedings.

The ladies discuss Dasha's Lana Del Rey concert experience, viral climate change teen Greta Thunberg and Jordan Peterson's rehab stint for Klonopin addiction.

The ladies are back to talk about influencer Caroline Calloway's friendship #MeToo at the hands of her ghostwriter and gal pal Natalie Beach, Lauren Duca's academia woes, Justin Trudeau's blackface fiasco, and SNL giving new hire Shane Gillis the axe over recently unearthed racist remarks.

The ladies are back later this week but in the interim enjoy a previously paywalled special wherein they provide commentary from the Bronx Zoo.

The ladies are joined by poet Ariana Reines to discuss poetry, astrology and her new release, A Sand Book. See Ariana read on 9/11 with Ali Leibegott at The Poetry Project and on 9/13 at The Strand with CAConrad, Rob Brezsny and Zoe Brezsny.

The ladies review Lana Del Rey's new album and Dave Chappelle's latest special.

The ladies discuss Marianne Williamson's Roxy fundraiser, the Jeffrey Epstein hearing, Kim Kardashian's "cultural appropriation" shapewear scandal, and Caitlin Flanagan's take on Ilhan Omar's FGM stance.

The ladies discuss Arthur Chu's thread on exposing kids to fetish, Penelope Gristlefink's letter to the Atlantic editor, and Mia Khalifa's claim that she only made $12,000 in the **** industry.

The ladies discuss the Portland antifa, the Hong Kong demonstrations, and the efficacy of protest in general, with an interlude on Dasha's Epstein truther meetup.

The ladies discuss Equinox's fundraising scandal, Chris Cuomo's Fredo flap, Jeffrey Epstein's Russian bodyguard, Joanna Schroeder's parenting meltdown, and Amazon's "drone"-led PR outreach debacle.

The ladies discuss Jeffrey Epstein's mysterious death and Emily Ratajkowski's feminist theorizing. Read Emrata's essay on what it means to be "hyper-feminine" on Harper's.

The ladies discuss round two of the Democratic debates, Jeffrey Epstein's plan to inseminate the world, and Alan Dershowitz's age of consent woes.

Patrik Sandberg is back again for part two of two-part episode to review Quentin Tarantino's penultimate film, "Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood.

Patrik Sandberg returns for part one of two-part episode to talk about The Cut's viral exposé, "The Most Gullible Man in Cambridge," about how a Harvard law professor got gamed by a pair of woke feminist grifters.

The ladies discuss Samantha Bee's proposition to Marianne Williamson, Marvel's new diversity initiative, the push to cancel Quentin Tarantino, and The New Yorker redux of the Al Franken case.

Poster socialite Mecha stops by the pod to talk about Catholicism and the Left, the role of organized religion in challenging the liberal consensus, the church's stance on abortion and homosexuality, and its well-publicized pedophilia problem.

The ladies discuss Beto's slaveowner roots, Grimes' cyborg training regimen, and The Squad's superfeud with Pelosi and Trump.

The ladies review Ari Aster's latest release, Midsommar, and HBO's new Michelle Carter doc, I Love You, Now Die. (Skip to the 33-minute mark to avoid spoilers!)

The ladies discuss Ross Perot's passing, Tom Steyer's presidential bid, Ljubljana's controversial new Melania Trump statue, the casting of a black Ariel in the live action Little Mermaid reboot, and billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein's *** trafficking charges.

The ladies are back to discuss Andy Ngo's scuffle with Portland antifa, Trump's visit to North Korea, and Vogue's profile of the women Democrats running for president. Plus, we review snubbed presidential contender Marianne Williamson's self-help bestseller A Return to Love.

The ladies recap the Democratic Debates, plus the E. Jean Carroll, Morrissey and Dalai Lama drama.

The ladies stop by WNYC's Podcast Mixtape series. View the video from the livestream on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9btv6Bw7bo

The ladies discuss Sarah Huckabee Sanders' departure from the White House, OJ Simpson's return to Twitter, Jessica Biel's brush with anti-vaxxing, Moira Donegan's claim that men don't do their fair share of household chores and the NYT's reporting on the rise of sobriety as a lifestyle brand.

Angela Nagle returns for the ladies' 100th episode to talk about Beto's "hacktivist" origins, Bernie's socialism speech and the Steven Crowder YouTube ban.

The ladies talk about Pride Month corporate virtue-shilling, Trump's visit to meet the royals, Vice's climate change report and Sephora shuttering its stores to hold inclusion workshops.

The ladies recap their vacations, Moby's Natalie Portman apologia, George Ciccariello-Maher's girlfriend controversy, Joe Biden's "Superpredator" woes and The Cut's viral article on incels getting plastic surgery to look like chads.

The ladies are on Spring Break, so we're unlocking another premium ep on the heels of the Gucci turban controversy. *** Amber A'Lee Frost stops by the pod to chat about the State of the Union address, Barbara Ehrenreich, Bernie Sanders, and the Gucci "blackface" mask.

The ladies navigate your deepest and darkest questions about life and love once again

The ladies talk about the latest Whitney Biennial, Alabama's proposed abortion ban, Elizabeth Warren's "green military" tweets, and Jameela Jamil's calls to stop fat-shaming Trump.

Happy Mother's Day! The ladies discuss Alyssa Milano's #SexStrike, Anna Delvey's sentencing and "Knock Down the House," Netflix's new AOC doc.

Creative director and fashion insider Patrik Sandberg joins the ladies to talk about the Met Gala and the shifting cultural meaning of camp. Suggested reading: Susan Sontag, "Notes on Camp" Bruce La Bruce, "Notes on Camp/Anti Camp"

The ladies discuss Facebook's unexpected Farrakhan ban, Burger King's woke Real Meals campaign, and Anjelica Huston's iconic Vulture interview.

The ladies discuss the Sarah Lawrence *** cult, Vanity Fair's Bari Weiss profile, and this year's Dazed 100 list.

Amber A'Lee Frost is back to recap the Zizek/Peterson debate, the online left's Zizekian Oedipus complex and Elizabeth Warren's foray into Game of Thrones fanfic.

Instagram model and lifestyle entrepreneur Zoe Kestan aka Weed **** 420 stops by the pod for some girl talk and to unveil her new line of lingerie and smoking products.

The ladies talk about Notre Dame going up in flames, the Trump Administration's apparent sanctuary cities immigration about-face, and Brett Easton Ellis' problematic press tour for his upcoming nonfiction release "White" — as well as offer up some impromptu reviews of Soho's most deplorable shopping hotspots.

The ladies are joined by special guest Dan Allegretto live in scenic Gowanus.

The ladies discuss Joe Biden's #MeToo moment, Mussolini's granddaughter's feud with Jim Carrey, New York Magazine's marriage issue and the latest report on how millennials are having less ***

If you didn't want to hear a rape joke, why did you come? We're unlocking our episode with Vanessa Place. Description below: *** The ladies are joined by performance artist and criminal defense lawyer Vanessa Place to discuss her new book You Had To Be There, a text version of her performance piece in which she recites rape jokes to an audience. Trigger warning, obviously.

Journalist Michael Tracey joins the ladies to talk about what we've learned from the Mueller Report, the media's Russian collusion moral panic and the left's most inconvenient presidential hopeful, Tulsi Gabbard

The ladies discuss their predictions for the Mueller report, Andrew Yang's stance against circumcision, America's triumph over ISIS, and Jezebel's petty stab at taking down libfem juggernaut Lauren Duca

The ladies discuss Hulu original series "Shrill" and J.K. Rowlings auto fan fiction.

The ladies discuss Andrew Yang's presidential campaign, the celebs ensnared in an elite college admissions scheme, and Tucker Carlson's shock jock radio scandal.

The ladies discuss the Bernie rally, Jane Sanders' alleged foray into tradwifery, and New York Magazine's cover story slash hit piece on millennial socialism

Film critic Nick Pinkerton stops by the pod to chat about the Oscars, the rise of fanboy culture, and the death of cinema

The ladies discuss Diane Feinstein and Amy Klobuchar's latest girlboss antics, Lifetime's critically acclaimed R. Kelly documentary, and the controversy over whether to repatriate America's ISIS Bride Hoda Muthana

The ladies chat about Bernie's presidential bid, Karl Lagerfeld's post-mortem brush with cancel culture, Burberry's suicide hoodie fiasco, and Jussie Smollett's hate crime hoax

The ladies discuss the Grammys, Denmark's prison labor fashion brand Carcel, Jeff Bezos' brewing **** pic scandal, and Virginia Governor Ralph Northam's blackface shame

Amber A'Lee Frost stops by the pod to chat about the State of the Union address, Barbara Ehrenreich, Bernie Sanders, and the Gucci "blackface" mask

The ladies provide detailed and meaningful analysis of the 2019 Super Bowl and its entertaining advertisements

The ladies discuss AOC's skincare routine, why millennials are obsessed with toiling, Howard Schultz presidential bid, and Tucker Carlson's Salon interview.