As Congress is bogged down in debates over the debt ceiling, Frank and David look into the history of the national debt and how it has been weaponized...View Details

Frank and David talk with Edinburgh PhD student Sarah Thomson. They discuss her research on how the Reagan administration tried to shape his historica...View Details

Frank and David are joined by Edinburgh doctoral student James Mackay. They discuss James's research into Black refugees during the American Revolutio...View Details

Frank and David discuss Netflix's mini-series "The Chair" and how academia has been presented in film and television. Last Drops Frank: RIP Robert Mid...View Details

After a NYAG report detailed a long history of sexual harassment, NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced his resignation. Frank and David discuss the scandal ...View Details

RIP Gary B. Nash

Joined by Miles Stanley, Frank and David discuss the life and career of historian Gary B. Nash. Last Drops Frank:  Congrats to Karin Wulf for her appo...View Details

The House committee investigating the January 6 insurrection started its work earlier this week.  Frank and David discuss similar Congressional invest...View Details

With record setting high temperatures in the United States (and elsewhere), Frank and David discuss how Americans have coped with the summer heat. Las...View Details

The United States military recently and unceremoniously withdrew from Bagram Air Base last week, signally the beginning of the end of the nearly 20 ye...View Details

Yesterday C-SPAN released its latest rankings of US Presidents. Frank and David look at the history of presidential rankings, critique C-SPAN's list, ...View Details

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