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Legally Insane - The Law is Funny

Cascade Media - Matt Ritter & Tony Sam

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Legally Insane - The Law is Funny

Legally Insane - The Law is Funny

Cascade Media - Matt Ritter & Tony Sam

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Legally Insane is a deep dive into some of the craziest and dark parts of the legal history of this great country. Our hosts Matt Ritter and Tony Sam come at the topic in a very unique way. Matt is a recovering Biglaw attorney turned comedian with a passion for legal history, Tony has no legal background whatsoever, expect for a few minor brushes with the law. However, he has no idea what Matt is about to discuss before each podcast, so it ends up being a hilarious half hour filled with education and laughs. Covering a wide range of topics like: Eminent Domain, Blue Laws, Stand Your Ground, The Pardon Power, listening to this podcast will make you a great dinner party guest.

Latest Episodes

Introducing the Vice President

Matt and Tony take a closer look at the role and history of Vice President’s following word that Senator Kamala Harris has been named Joe Biden’s running mate in the 2020 Presidential election. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

32 minAUG 14
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Introducing the Vice President

The McCloskeys - Protecting Their Property or Just Plain Crazy?

Matt and Tony do a deep-dive into Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the Missouri couple that became famous after pointing weapons at peaceful protestors walking past their house. Not only do we talk about this particular incident but also their notoriously litigious past. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

25 minJUL 24
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The McCloskeys - Protecting Their Property or Just Plain Crazy?

Defending Dreamers and a Conversation with DACA Attorney Luis Cortes-Romero

Matt and Tony talk about some of the other big news items that have been popping up during this pandemic; the toppling of Confederate statutes, the potential name change for the Washington NFL team, and how the Trump administration is targeting students studying from abroad. Later on, Matt chats with DACA Attorney and Trump slayer Luis Cortes Romero Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @t...

78 minJUL 9
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Defending Dreamers and a Conversation with DACA Attorney Luis Cortes-Romero

Qualified Immunity - Can We Ever Hold Cops Accountable

Matt and Tony are back talking about systemic racism in the US and the growing movement to make sure Black Lives Matter. They dive deep on the topic of qualified immunity, tearing down confederate statues, and the need for systematic change across the nation. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

43 minJUN 25
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Qualified Immunity - Can We Ever Hold Cops Accountable

An Execution in Georgia And Is General Flynn Hero or Traitor

Matt and Tony break down the horrific and senseless killing of Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia and how the stand your ground laws almost allowed two murderers to avoid arrest. Also, the Department of Justice’s decision to drop the case against President Trump’s former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

22 minMAY 9
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An Execution in Georgia And Is General Flynn Hero or Traitor

James Jordan Murder Case Revisited and Interview with Fix the Court’s Gabe Roth

Matt and Tony reflect on life during quarantine, the potential plans to start opening the economy, how the pandemic is impacting different groups, and the two revisit the murder case of Michael Jordan’s father, James Jordan. Later on, Matt hosts an interview with Fixthecourt.com’s Gabe Roth about the frustration of the Supreme Court not having a video feed. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsa...

64 minAPR 24
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James Jordan Murder Case Revisited and Interview with Fix the Court’s Gabe Roth

Can They Legally Keep Us Trapped At Home

Matt and Tony talk about how social distancing is impacting them, how long we can expect shelter-in-place rules to remain in place, and some of the other legal questions that pop up as a result of the quarantine orders across the country. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony...

25 minAPR 13
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Can They Legally Keep Us Trapped At Home

The History of Unemployment in the US - We beat the Great Depression Already

Matt and Tony talk about the sweeping stimulus packages in response to Coronavirus and a history of unemployment protection in the US. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

29 minAPR 3
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The History of Unemployment in the US - We beat the Great Depression Already

Is Insider Trading Legal For Senators - STOCK ACT

How Matt and Tony are coping with Coronavirus, Senators caught insider trading after being briefed about the potential pandemic and the legal history of insider trading among Congress. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

31 minMAR 25
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Is Insider Trading Legal For Senators - STOCK ACT

The Harvey Weinstein Verdict and Sentencing

A recap of the Harvey Weinstein trial, his known history as a sex offender, and the sentencing. Get Tickets to their April 2nd show (if it happens) at the Hollywood Improv - https://improv.com/hollywood/event/legally+insane/10261495/ Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

30 minMAR 18
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The Harvey Weinstein Verdict and Sentencing

Latest Episodes

Introducing the Vice President

Matt and Tony take a closer look at the role and history of Vice President’s following word that Senator Kamala Harris has been named Joe Biden’s running mate in the 2020 Presidential election. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

32 minAUG 14
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Introducing the Vice President

The McCloskeys - Protecting Their Property or Just Plain Crazy?

Matt and Tony do a deep-dive into Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the Missouri couple that became famous after pointing weapons at peaceful protestors walking past their house. Not only do we talk about this particular incident but also their notoriously litigious past. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

25 minJUL 24
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The McCloskeys - Protecting Their Property or Just Plain Crazy?

Defending Dreamers and a Conversation with DACA Attorney Luis Cortes-Romero

Matt and Tony talk about some of the other big news items that have been popping up during this pandemic; the toppling of Confederate statutes, the potential name change for the Washington NFL team, and how the Trump administration is targeting students studying from abroad. Later on, Matt chats with DACA Attorney and Trump slayer Luis Cortes Romero Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @t...

78 minJUL 9
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Defending Dreamers and a Conversation with DACA Attorney Luis Cortes-Romero

Qualified Immunity - Can We Ever Hold Cops Accountable

Matt and Tony are back talking about systemic racism in the US and the growing movement to make sure Black Lives Matter. They dive deep on the topic of qualified immunity, tearing down confederate statues, and the need for systematic change across the nation. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

43 minJUN 25
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Qualified Immunity - Can We Ever Hold Cops Accountable

An Execution in Georgia And Is General Flynn Hero or Traitor

Matt and Tony break down the horrific and senseless killing of Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia and how the stand your ground laws almost allowed two murderers to avoid arrest. Also, the Department of Justice’s decision to drop the case against President Trump’s former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast Matt Ritter - @mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam

22 minMAY 9
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An Execution in Georgia And Is General Flynn Hero or Traitor

James Jordan Murder Case Revisited and Interview with Fix the Court’s Gabe Roth

Matt and Tony reflect on life during quarantine, the potential plans to start opening the economy, how the pandemic is impacting different groups, and the two revisit the murder case of Michael Jordan’s father, James Jordan. Later on, Matt hosts an interview with Fixthecourt.com’s Gabe Roth about the frustration of the Supreme Court not having a video feed. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsa...

64 minAPR 24
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James Jordan Murder Case Revisited and Interview with Fix the Court’s Gabe Roth

Can They Legally Keep Us Trapped At Home

Matt and Tony talk about how social distancing is impacting them, how long we can expect shelter-in-place rules to remain in place, and some of the other legal questions that pop up as a result of the quarantine orders across the country. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 - Tony Sam’s Word of the Day podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tony-sams-word-of-the-day/id829058091 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony...

25 minAPR 13
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Can They Legally Keep Us Trapped At Home

The History of Unemployment in the US - We beat the Great Depression Already

Matt and Tony talk about the sweeping stimulus packages in response to Coronavirus and a history of unemployment protection in the US. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

29 minAPR 3
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The History of Unemployment in the US - We beat the Great Depression Already

Is Insider Trading Legal For Senators - STOCK ACT

How Matt and Tony are coping with Coronavirus, Senators caught insider trading after being briefed about the potential pandemic and the legal history of insider trading among Congress. Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

31 minMAR 25
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Is Insider Trading Legal For Senators - STOCK ACT

The Harvey Weinstein Verdict and Sentencing

A recap of the Harvey Weinstein trial, his known history as a sex offender, and the sentencing. Get Tickets to their April 2nd show (if it happens) at the Hollywood Improv - https://improv.com/hollywood/event/legally+insane/10261495/ Check Out Matt’s Film Tasteless - https://tastelessfilm.com/ and his comedy special 40-Year Old Version - https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Ln1EXzKkrtG8YKoI2htoJ Listen to Tony’s standup Album on Apple Music - https://music.apple.com/us/album/scaredy-cat/918913749 Learn more - http://www.cascademedia.com/show/legally-insane-podcast/ Follow the show and its hosts on Twitter Legally Insane Podcast on twitter - @legallyinsanepod - https://twitter.com/legallynsanepod Legally Insane Podcast on Instagram - @legallyinsanepodcast - https://www.instagram.com/legallyinsanepodcast/ Matt Ritter @mattritter1 - https://twitter.com/mattritter1 Tony Sam @toekneesam - https://twitter.com/ToeKneeSam

30 minMAR 18
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The Harvey Weinstein Verdict and Sentencing

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