The Twist is a weekly podcast co-hosted by Mark McNease and Rick Rose that focuses on news, culture, politics, and current topics. The show is LGBT-centric, with irreverence and the co-hosts' interaction as its center.
The Twist Podcast #173: Holiday Trifecta, Who Killed Ronald McDonald, and the Emmy Goes to Us!
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we welcome the holiday season, mourn the death of Ronald McDonald, and humblebrag about our Emmy win. Plus headlines and our Twist Tops must-lists!
The Twist Podcast #172: October At Last, Platonic Parenting, Swing Low Alabama, and Our New Twist Tops Must List
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we consider platonic parenting, appreciate the arrival of October, boo the Alabama prison craze, and introduce our new 'Twist Tops' must list. Plus headlines!
The Twist Podcast #171: Pronouns R Us, DADT Remembered, Kemp's Vaccine Fail, and the Week in Headlines
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we sort through trending pronouns, consider GA Governor Kemp's AIDS vaccine that doesn't exist, salute a decade without DADT, and take a look at this week's headlines.
The Twist Podcast #170: Biden Drops the Hammer, Bush Drops the Mic, COVID Calamity, and Remembering 9/11
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we consider President Biden's performance, appreciate the candor of George W. Bush, consider the calamity called COVID, and share some thoughts on 9/11. Plus the weekly headlines and lots of inside jokes.
The Twist Podcast #169: Hello September, One War's End, Clapton's Claptrap, and the Week in Headlines
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we welcome September, reflect on the end of the war in Afghanistan, Big Boo tired guitar god Eric Clapton, and take a look at the headlines.
The Twist Podcast #168: Bikers for Death, Tussle in Texas, Cuomo A Go-Go, and the Week in Headlines
Join co-hosts Mark McNease and Rick Rose as we take a look at the South Dakota death bike rally featuring super spreader Kristi Noem, teacher pushback in Texas and Florida, Cuomo's graceless exit, and the week in headlines.
Fun and informative
A lively and fun discussion of current events and other news you might not have heard of. I always come away with learning something new.