Flyover Folk Podcast

Flyover Folk Episode 24: Political Satire Comedy in the Midwest with Brent Terhune

May 23, 2020 Matthew Hildreth Season 3 Episode 24
Flyover Folk Podcast
Flyover Folk Episode 24: Political Satire Comedy in the Midwest with Brent Terhune
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Flyover Folk Podcast
Flyover Folk Episode 24: Political Satire Comedy in the Midwest with Brent Terhune
May 23, 2020 Season 3 Episode 24
Matthew Hildreth

Politics today are vicious and nowhere is that more true than on social media. Four years into the Trump presidency and we've all experienced online bullying and online trolling in our own personal lives. Today's guest is Brent Turhune. Brent is comedian based out of Indianapolis, Indiana who has received widespread notoriety for his parody social media account of angry Trump supporter ranting at the camera in a pickup truck. We talk about rural stereotypes, comedy in the Midwest, and satire in the age of Donald Trump.


Show Notes

Politics today are vicious and nowhere is that more true than on social media. Four years into the Trump presidency and we've all experienced online bullying and online trolling in our own personal lives. Today's guest is Brent Turhune. Brent is comedian based out of Indianapolis, Indiana who has received widespread notoriety for his parody social media account of angry Trump supporter ranting at the camera in a pickup truck. We talk about rural stereotypes, comedy in the Midwest, and satire in the age of Donald Trump.