Justin Robert Young is a podcaster and comedian.
Justin has been heard by millions both on his own podcasts as well as appearances on NPR, The Morning Stream, This Week in Tech and Bittorrent News. He recorded two comedy albums with Brian Brushwood as Night Attack that debuted at #1 on the Billboard Comedy chart.
Graduating from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, Justin worked at The Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale and The Allentown Morning Call.
He currently produces or contributes to 10 podcasts weekly along with live programming on Twitch. Along with John Teasdale he created two board games The Contender and Action News.
He lives in Oakland, CA with his wife.
Episode 11: Yovanovitch testimony, Roger Stone found guilty, The History of Ukraine, Kamala cracking?
November 15th, 2019 | 59 mins 14 secs
- Is Marie Yovanovitch a super compelling witness or just someone really upset that she was fired from her dream job? - Roger Stone is found guilty and someone in Trump World takes a victory lap. - Interview with Professor Matt Pauly about the history of Ukraine
Episode 10: justinrobertyoung Impeachment Dual Narratives, Yang's Awful Interview, Brian Sack, Mayor Pete Tops Iowa
November 13th, 2019 | 59 mins 23 secs
- Impeachment Hearings Begin: Choose Your Quest... - Deval Patrick is in, Sanford is out - Rudy Has A Podcast? - Economic fear receding? - Andrew Yang bombed his Breakfast Club interview - Interview with Brian Sack - The return of a beloved segment we haven't seen for a while. Involving a Poll
November 8th, 2019 | 53 mins 48 secs
Wait, is it for real this time? Bloomberg is rumored to be filing paperwork on a 2020 run. We bring in Jo-Ellen Pozner to discuss the NYC mayor and his chances. The New York Times and Washington Post got advanced copies of the Anonymous Senior Trump official book Warning, we review the reviews.
Episode 8: A Eulogy for Beto 2018 & 2020, financial disasters in politics, is Quid Pro Quo the right goal?
November 6th, 2019 | 57 mins 57 secs
We review the magical and calamitous ride of Beto O'Rourke from 2018 to his exit from the presidential race. Donald Jr. unmasks the whistleblower while selling books. What does Kentucky going blue mean for Trump and Mitch? Is Quid Pro Quo the right goal for Dems?
November 1st, 2019 | 58 mins 40 secs
GONG! Hear Justin's first reaction to the news that Beto O'Rourke is no longer running for president. Is the Impeachment Process meddling with the 2020 Primary more than anything Trump could do in Ukraine? How Warren's opponents will attack her Medicare for All rollout.
October 30th, 2019 | 49 mins 4 secs
How will the formalization of the impeachment process affect the Democrats chances of impeaching Trump? What lessons can be learned from 1998? Is Joe Biden a dead man walking at the tides turn on his Iowa and New Hampshire poll numbers?
October 23rd, 2019 | 1 hr 17 mins
With the blockbuster statements by Ukraine envoy Taylor now public, Justin takes a few guesses on how Trump will try and bat it back. Tom Merritt joins to discuss the wildest week in Brexit and what will happen going forward. JuRY breaks down the Yang Playbook.
October 22nd, 2019 | 35 mins 41 secs
Justin talks about the Bill Taylor testimony and if it is hurting the democrats that it is not live on television. An interview with Rose McDermott about the psychology of politics and why it might be a bad match for online conversation.
October 16th, 2019 | 1 hr 21 mins
Justin breaks down the Ohio debate and has some words for the frontrunner Elizabeth Warren. We remember the most pivotal endorsement of the last 20 years in light of AOC's decision to back Bernie.
October 15th, 2019 | 1 hr 6 mins
We break down tonight's debates and add a few predictions. Last minute Brexit developments. Hunter Biden speaks! An interview with Susan Merriam (co-founder The Center for American Politics and Design) about campaign posters and logos. Bonus: a recording from the DragonCon live show featuring Improv
Episode 1: The one impeachment question that needs answering, Gloria Young returns, new 2020 frontrunner
October 9th, 2019 | 1 hr 20 mins
There is only one question that can move the impeachment process and only Rowdy Roddy Piper can answer it. My mom breaks down all the 2020 candidates. Elizabeth Warren is your new frontrunner as impeachment melts Joe Biden.