Live from the Edinburgh International Film Festival, Frank and David explore the role of paranoia, conspiracy, and politics in American film, includin...View Details

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Horrifying accounts of immigrant children separated from their parents have dominated the news over the past several weeks. Frank and David look at th...View Details

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In our series of historians go the movies, Frank and David discuss the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including: Why Marvel movies have done so well recen...View Details

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Last Saturday, millions of people around the world (including many Americans) watched the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Frank and David d...View Details

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In less than a year and a half, President Trump has radically reoriented American foreign policy, including: exiting the Iran deal, opening up negotia...View Details

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Recent comments by historians Joseph Ellis and Gordon Wood has prompted a contentuous debate about how academic historians engage with the public. Fra...View Details

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Last weekend, Americans remembered the life of Barbara Bush.  Frank and David (under duress) discuss the role of the First Lady, including: A rant by...View Details

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News of the Cambridge Analytica data breach at Facebook and debates over adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census have raised questions about ...View Details

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Frank's in NYC this week as part of the University of Edinburgh contingent for the Tartan Day parade.  Frank and David discuss the origin of Tartan D...View Details

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This week, Frank and David are joined by Dr. Joe Stoltz, Digital Historian at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington at...View Details

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