The Bugle

by The Bugle

It's the trans-global satiricast that leaves no hot potato unbuttered. Andy Zaltzman breaks down the news with comedians from across the world including Wyatt Cenac, Hari Kondabolu, John Oliver, Nish Kumar, Anuvab Pal and his sister Helen.


Latest Episodes

That Pen is revisited - Bugle 4105B

Andy introduces some classic bits, some previously unheard snippets and Producer Chris does a thing. Features Brexit, Mueller and wangs.

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Posted on 19 April 2019 | 11:34 am

Black Holes and Brexit - Bugle 4105

Andy and Alice stare into the face of a black hole, but enough about Brexit. There's also unicorn news, Australian rugby homophobia and condoms! Listen to the show on the Entale app. Thanks to: Mark Adams Dan Mc Jonathan Kaley-Isley Matthew Gwynne Gregor Hoffman Lucy Perrone Bartek Siepracki Bat Wench (Anonymous Donor) M R David Dodwell-Bennett Tim Prollins (Anonymous Donor) E W Renan Santos Mike Pence

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Posted on 15 April 2019 | 8:26 am

The Reverse Skrillex - Bugle 4104

Andy is with Nish Kumar and Matt Forde to learn how Skrillex is fighting malaria and how Trump’s exoneration may be premature. Plus a profile of Mark Francois: Brexit Warrior. Please support us by donating here: With <a href="">@HelloBuglers</a> <a href="">Nish Kumar</a> <a href="">Matt Forde</a> <a href="">@ProducerChris</a> Our thanks this week to: Tim Wilkinson Nic Walker F*ck You Chris Dagmar Makara Ken Roberts Diganta Das Tuukka Lehoj√§rvi Jesse Weiher Sara Stillwell Brian Fitzsimons Iain Young Tracy DiVito David Tully Damian Lunny Kelly McKenzie

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Posted on 6 April 2019 | 9:05 am

The Sweet, Sweet Bumhole Of Space – Bugle 4103

Don't let the title confuse you, there's PLENTY of Brexit in this podcast. Andy Zaltzman welcomes Tiffany Stevenson to the studio. Don't worry though because they still find time to talk about the titular Bumhole. With: HelloBuglers Tiffany Stevenson Rich Jarman

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Posted on 6 April 2019 | 8:44 am

Mature Grown Up Politics - Bugle 4102

Andy, Alice and Chris are in Edinburgh and Glasgow for lives Bugles. Turns out Scotland is not a fan of Brexit. Plus - BUGLE DONORS - your first batch of positive libels are broadcast (more to follow in coming months). With <a href="">@HelloBuglers</a> <a href="">Alice Fraser</a> <a href="">@ProducerChris</a> More episodes and info on our website: <a href=""></a>

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Posted on 22 March 2019 | 5:52 pm

Dog Climbs Mountain - Bugle 4101

Andy is joined by Alice and new Buglers Baratunde Thurston and Nato Green to look at US corruption, Ilhan Omar, San Francisco millionaires and a mountain climbing dog. Your support keeps us going. Click <a href="">here</a> to support the show With <a href="">@HelloBuglers</a> <a href="">Alice Fraser</a> <a href="">Baratunde Thurston</a> <a href="">Nato Green</a> <a href="">@ProducerChris</a> More episodes and info on our website: <a href=""></a>

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Posted on 16 March 2019 | 10:24 am

12 Bum Salute - Bugle 4100

Andy and Alice are in America (mostly Portland, but also Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis) with news on a miracle jellyfish with a transient anus, Manafort news and some contributions from Tom Ballard and John Oliver (yes, that one). We need you to survive. Click <a href="">here</a> to support the show

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Posted on 9 March 2019 | 11:50 am

Ross and Rachel – Bugle 4099

Andy is in America, and this episode is mostly Brooklyn, with a little DC. In focus this week, the Brexit countdown and why it's like Ross and Rachel, plus Michael Cohen's testimony, and secret microphones. Features a fine debut from Josh Gondelman and the usual family fun from Alice Fraser. We need you to survive. Click here to support the show With @HelloBuglers Alice Fraser Josh Gondelman @ProducerChris More episodes and info on our website:

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Posted on 2 March 2019 | 7:37 pm

Independents Day – Bugle 4098

Andy, Alice and Anuvab talk us through moon news, more disgusting animal news, Brexit breakups and Indian crocodile news. Plus - The Bugle is changing and needs you to survive. Contribute and keep us going here. With @HelloBuglers Alice Fraser Desiree Burch @ProducerChris More episodes and info on our website:

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Posted on 23 February 2019 | 11:09 am