BRAIN DEAD Episode Listing

EP #

TITLE

FIRST AIRED

 

1st Production Season (2016)

 

101

THE INSANITY PRINCIPLE: HOW EXTREMISM IN POLITICS IS THREATENING DEMOCRACY IN THE 21ST CENTURY

06/13/16

102

PLAYING POLITICS: LIVING LIFE IN THE SHADOW OF THE BUDGET SHOWDOWN-- A CRITIQUE

06/20/16

103

GORING OXES: HOW YOU CAN SURVIVE THE WAR ON GOVERNMENT THROUGH FIVE EASY STEPS

06/27/16

104

WAKE UP GRASSROOTS: THE NINE VIRTUES OF PARTICIPATORY DEMOCRACY, AND HOW WE CAN KEEP AMERICA GREAT BY ENCOURAGING AN INFORMED ELECTORATE

07/11/16

105

BACK TO WORK: A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT CONGRESS AND HOW IT GETS THINGS DONE (AND OFTEN DOESN'T)

07/24/16

106

NOTES TOWARD A POST-REAGAN THEORY OF PARTY ALLIANCE, TRIBALISM, AND LOYALTY: PAST AS PROLOGUE

07/31/16

107

THE POWER OF EUPHEMISM: HOW TORTURE BECAME A MATTER OF DEBATE IN AMERICAN POLITICS

08/07/16

108

THE PATH TO WAR PART ONE: THE GATHERING POLITICAL STORM

08/14/16

109

TAKING ON WATER: HOW LEAKS IN D.C. ARE DISCOVERED AND PATCHED

08/21/16

110

THE PATH TO WAR PART TWO: THE IMPACT OF PROPAGANDA ON CONGRESSIONAL WAR VOTES

08/28/16

111

THE PATH TO WAR PART TWO: THE IMPACT OF PROPAGANDA ON CONGRESSIONAL WAR VOTES

09/04/16

112

TALKING POINTS TOWARD A WHOLISTIC VIEW OF ACTIVISM IN GOVERNMENT: CAN THE TOP REBEL?

09/11/16

113

THE END OF ALL WE HOLD DEAR: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN DEMOCRACIES FAIL: A BRIEF SYNOPSIS

09/11/16