Ep. 678 Santos Expelled, with Newt Gingrich, Plus The Situation’s Journey Through Jersey, Drugs, and Prison

Megyn is joined by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, author of March to the Majority, to discuss the breaking news of Rep. George Santos (R-NY) being expelled from Congress, what precedent this sets in the House, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Gov. Gavin Newsom’s face-off during their “red state vs. blue state” debate, comparing the governors’ performances in the debate and in each of their states, advice for DeSantis ahead of the next week’s fourth GOP primary debate, why Vice President Kamala Harris is likely to be the nominee if President Joe Biden exits the 2024 race, former President Donald Trump and the state of the Republican Party, and more.

Then, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, author of Reality Check, joins to discuss how he was discovered for the television show Jersey Shore, the heights of his fame and fortune, his risky behaviors during his career on MTV, how Jay Leno and Robert Downey, Jr. tried to help him when he was addicted to drugs, getting booed during the 2011 Comedy Central roast of Trump, how Sorrentino ended up in prison, what happened when he crossed paths with Trump fixer Michael Cohen in jail, his comeback after serving time, starting a family, and more.