Skimm This

Skimm This Podcast

Latest Episodes

How to Save a Life: Omicron and Abortion Care

December 2, 2021 - 39:29
First up: The word of the week is definitely “Omicron.” We called up a doctor friend to break down what we do and don’t know about the...

Table Topics: Oil Prices, Rittenhouse, and Ethical Debates

November 23, 2021 - 29:07
First up: We’ve got a breakdown of the week’s biggest stories – including anti-lockdown protests in Europe, what President Biden is...

Bad Boys? Gosar, Putin, and Elon Musk

November 18, 2021 - 32:03
First up: We’ll break down the headlines, including what got settled at a meeting between the leaders of the U.S. and China, why the...

About The Show

“Skimm This” is a weekly news program that breaks down important stories from the past week and adds context and clarity to answer the questions on your mind. Every Thursday evening.

More Episodes

How to Save a Life: Omicron and Abortion Care

December 2, 2021 - 39:29
First up: The word of the week is definitely “Omicron.” We called up a doctor friend to break down what we do and don’t know about the...

Table Topics: Oil Prices, Rittenhouse, and Ethical Debates

November 23, 2021 - 29:07
First up: We’ve got a breakdown of the week’s biggest stories – including anti-lockdown protests in Europe, what President Biden is...

Bad Boys? Gosar, Putin, and Elon Musk

November 18, 2021 - 32:03
First up: We’ll break down the headlines, including what got settled at a meeting between the leaders of the U.S. and China, why the...

Shivers: Astroworld, COP26, and Inflation

November 11, 2021 - 37:14
First up: Nine people died in a stampede at Travis Scott’s Astroworld music festival last weekend. We called up one local reporter who...

20/21 Vision: Election Results, Greenwashing, and Let’s Go Brandon

November 4, 2021 - 35:01
First up: We’ve got a breakdown of what went down in elections all over the country this week, and what it could mean for next year’s...

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: Paid Leave, Facebook, the Planet

October 28, 2021 - 33:50
First up: So much for paid family leave. Democrats unveiled a more than $1 trillion spending bill this week, but it’s leaving a lot of...