Day 6·Episode 601

Bo Burnham goes back inside, the AR-15 as religious artifact, how gate became the go-to scandal suffix & more

Day 6 or Saturday, June 4, 2022.

Day 6 or Saturday, June 4, 2022

Bo Burnham is back with outtakes from his comedy special, Inside; 50 years of scandals tagged with 'gate', from Watergate to Swedengate; the Christian nationalists who turned the AR-15 assault-style rifle into a religious artifact; an empire of phony news stories and the company that funds it; the bright green 19th century books that may contain arsenic; Cree writer Kenneth T. Williams spins a tale of prophecy, purity and identity in his new play, The Herd; and more.

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