When confronted with any phrase involving the word “empire” … and a podcast that’s not historical in nature, one might feel a bit of confusion. If not slight trepidation. So WHY Mark Roman Empire? Fair question. Here’s a growing list of answers:

  1. Being the Son of Elmer Gantry’s Bitch
  2. Hillsdale College
  3. FBI’s Subversives List
  4. The Big Short
  5. HSBC launders drug cartel money
  6. Wells Fargo steals from customers
  7. Homelessness next to fresh luxury condo towers
  8. Mental Health Crisis
  9. the pandemic … ahem … response
  10. T-Mobile refusing to halt inaccurate disconnect threats
  11. Spectrum refusing to halt inaccurate disconnect threats