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Mike and Sarah are journalists obsessed with the past. Every week they reconsider a person or event that's been miscast in the public imagination.

You're Wrong Abou‪t‬ Michael Hobbes & Sarah Marshall

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    • 4.4 • 12 Ratings

Mike and Sarah are journalists obsessed with the past. Every week they reconsider a person or event that's been miscast in the public imagination.

    The O.J. Simpson Trial: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mr. F. Lee Bailey

    The O.J. Simpson Trial: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mr. F. Lee Bailey

    Bob Shapiro is on a mission from God, F. Lee Bailey joins the Dream Team, and we get in our DeLorean to meet two of the most notorious Florida Men of the '60s: Carl Coppolino and Murph the Surf. Digressions include Linda Evangelista, Patty Hearst, "The...

    • 51 min
    Vanessa Williams Part 2: Saving The Best For Last

    Vanessa Williams Part 2: Saving The Best For Last

    Special guest Cassie da Costa tells Mike and Sarah how Vanessa fell from grace and picked herself back up. Digressions include Stephen Sondheim, Rush Limbaugh and Joan Rivers. The tyranny of abs is discussed at length.Here's Cassie's episode of You Must...

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Bonus: Dr. Oz

    Bonus: Dr. Oz

    Mike reached new levels of rantiness on his other show and we wanted to make sure all our beloved debunkmates knew. PLUS: A special announcement! Subscribe to Maintenance Phase hereSubscribe to Sarah's other show, Why Are Dads, hereSupport us:Subscribe...

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Vanessa Williams Part 1: Becoming Miss America

    Vanessa Williams Part 1: Becoming Miss America

    Mike tells Sarah how a 20-year-old singer, actress and French horn player became Miss America with less than six months of practice. Digressions include Ted Bundy, Stephen King’s “It” and a bonus debunking of the "bra-burning feminist" trope. We're...

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Bonus: "The Dark Knight"

    Bonus: "The Dark Knight"

    Sarah's other show has a special guest! Maintenance Phase co-host Aubrey Gordon visits Why Are Dads to talk about Christopher Nolan, trash masculinity and the dwindling number of non-problematic superheroes. Support us:Subscribe on PatreonDonate on...

    • 1 hr 22 min
    The O.J. Simpson Trial: The DeLorean Detour

    The O.J. Simpson Trial: The DeLorean Detour

    To tell the story of the "dream team" we must begin by going back to the future. This week we learn why O.J. Simpson fired the man who defended John DeLorean and why a briefcase of cocaine isn’t always a smoking gun. Digressions include Bob’s Big Boy,...

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

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Smart and funny

Not the most basic true crime podcast. The hosts are likeable and have a great chemistry.

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