Episode 214 talks about Sept. 11th, John Bolton, vaping-related illnesses, and new music from slowthai and FKA twigs. Matt Cardy / Getty Images


Eli Sanders, Katie Herzog, and Rich Smith talk about the 18th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, which happened when Katie and Rich were teenagers.

After that: John Bolton is out of the Trump administration, Marianne Williamson is out of the next Democratic debate, and Trump is editing the weather with a Sharpie—so everything’s gonna be just fine!

Then, the nationwide focus on vaping-related illnesses. Lester Black explains what’s going on and what to do.

Finally, Jasmyne Keimig tells us about grime rapper slowthai and a new album from FKA twigs.

Plus, as always, the music of Ahamefule J. Oluo.