Everything We Know About the American Heartland

We are three lawyers in Austin, Texas talking about the American Heartland and what we know about the American Heartland.

Everything We Know about the Government Shutdown

January 7, 2019

Show Notes

Supreme Court Predictions


RKS: Endurance by Ernest Shackleton

TJ: Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett

AJ: AOC_Dances


Everything We Know about Brett Kavanaugh

October 5, 2018

Show Notes


Everything We Know about Apu Nahasapeemapetilon

May 1, 2018

Show Notes

Your three lawyer correspondents have differing views on North Korea and mostly the same views on Apu.

Mini Topics

The Problem with Apu

Trump v. Hawaii

  • AJ: 5-4 Trump
  • Ruchit: 5-4 Trump, Kennedy will write a concurrence
  • Tom: 5-4 Trump



Ruchit: Cryptocurrency

AJ: Tim Faust is selling shirts to raise money for abortion services in Mississippi

TJ: Illegal Primes



Everything We Know about Paul Ryan

April 13, 2018

Show Notes

One of your three lawyer companions could not be more excited that Paul Ryan is retiring.

Paul Ryan Hot Takes


Supreme Court Predictions

Two from last week, to get Ruchit’s predictions

One new one: Benisek v. Lamone

  • AJ: 5-4 Reversal
  • Ruchit: 6-3 Reversal
  • TJ: 5-4 Reversal


Ruchit: Here is the Scooter that ruchit wants to order from Google Express

TJ: Nikon vs. Cannon: A Story of Technological Change

AJ: Garry Winogrand



Everything We Know about Planned Parenthood

April 9, 2018

Show Notes

One of your three lawyer friends is on vacation, but another friend tells us about Planned Parenthood and D&D.

Ajit Pai is in the news again, I guess

More on US v. Microsoft

Someone in Georgia Said the N-Word

Prescott Bush and Planned Parenthood

Supreme Court Predictions

National Institute of Family & Life Advocates v. Becerra

  • AJ: 6-3 Becerra
  • Laura: 6-3 Becerra
  • TJ: 5-4 NIFLA

Sveen v. Melin

  • AJ: 5-4 Sveen
  • Laura: 8-1 Sveen
  • Tom: 7-2 Sveen


AJ: Smooth cups make sweeter flavors: an article and paper.

TJ: The man who bottled Evolution

The long-term experiment demonstrates definitively—rather than theoretically—how new lineages arise and diverge. It confirms that evolution occurs, is ever-present and never stops. In other words, according to science writer Carl Zimmer, Lenski has done something Darwin never dreamed of: he has observed evolution in his own time.

Laura: Planned Parenthood


Critical Role