This is Mooch FM, a brand new weekly podcast to debate and explore the top stories of the week, with biggest names in media, business, politics and beyond. Your host is self-made entrepreneur Anthony ‘The Mooch’ Scaramucci, founder of SkyBridge Capital and the prestigious SALT conference. He famously served as Donald Trump’s Communications Director for just 11 days before being unceremoniously sacked. Now a vocal critic of the President, he is also the author of four books.
Episode 11: Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson & Jessica Taylor
In this episode, host Anthony Scaramucci is joined by Ruth Ben-Ghiat, historian and author of ‘Strongmen: From Mussolini to the Present’; Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, US business editor of the Financial Times; and Jessica Taylor, senate and governors...
Episode 10: Scott Omelianuk, Laura Rozen & Douglas Murray
It’s been nearly a week since the election result. We’ve got three of the finest minds to give us their take on what’s happened - and what could happen next. Anthony is joined by editor-in-chief of Inc. Magazine, Scott Omelianuk; veteran Washington and...
Episode 9: John Battelle, Emily Maitlis & Governor Andrew Cuomo
What a week! To help make sense of it all, Anthony is joined by founder and CEO of ‘The Recount’ John Battelle; anchor of BBC flagship current affairs show ‘Newsnight’ and co-presenter of global number one podcast ‘Americast’, Emily Maitlis; and His...
Episode 8: Matt Forde, Michael D’Antonio & Euan Rellie
The election is just days away and uncertainty is growing. To lighten the mood, Anthony is joined by the comedian and impressionist Matt Forde for a slightly more cheerful take on the news. The polls favor VP Biden and many expect him to win... but will...
Episode 7: Tony Schwartz, Bess Freedman & Wade Eyerly
As election day approaches, Anthony examines what’s going on in the President’s head with someone who knows him incredibly well - Tony Schwartz, ghostwriter of ‘Trump: The Art of the Deal’. Are reports of the death of New York greatly exaggerated?...
Episode 6: S.V. Dáte, Dr. Bandy Lee & Matthew Parris
In this episode, Anthony is joined by S.V. Dáte, senior White House correspondent at HuffPost and author of bestseller ‘The Useful Idiot’, to get his take on President Trump's management of the pandemic.Has the President lost his mind? Anthony analyses...
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Scaramucci is sharp, quick-witted interviewer, and he’s already attracted some big names onto his podcast. Whilst he himself famously has strong views, he doesn’t seek to impose them on his interviewees (or audience) and he lets people talk. Overall, a very impressive start.
The Mooch is a brilliant anchor for a great podcast
If you had to choose one news programme to understand US politics - choose this one. The Mooch is an exceptionally skilled interviewer - the guests are allowed the space to give full and interesting answers.