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Adam Ruins Voting

In Adam Ruins Everything, investigative comedian Adam Conover sheds light on the hidden truths behind everything you know and love.  "Tackling topics ranging from the workplace and voting to forensic science and security, he gives you not just fun facts to share with your friends, but information that will make you see the world in a whole new way." 

Adam Ruins Everything on TruTV

Here, in these excerpts from his show, he tackles the electoral college and rigging elections. 

You can find the full episode plus the show's info sources here


Adam Ruins Everything Podcast

In this podcast episode, Adam is joined by historian Ed Ayers to talk about our forefathers' democratic vision for the United States, the historical implications of our current election, and misconceptions about the discipline of history.

Since we're experiencing one of the most interesting elections in modern history, we needed to know what it all means. So on this week's podcast we talk to historian Ed Ayers.

Ed, who appeared on the voting episode of Adam Ruins Everything, is the host of the brilliant podcast and public radio show BackStory with the American History Guys. He's also the President Emeritus of the University of Richmond, where he now serves as Tucker-Boatwright Professor of the Humanities.


Adam Conover is bringing "Adam Ruins Everything: Live!" to Minneapolis on October 1, 2016. Find more info here.