Special Guest Ben Sheehan


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This week, Lisa and Misty are joined by special guest Ben Sheehan, author of OMG WTF Does the Constitution Actually Say? A Non-Boring Guide to How Our Democracy is Supposed to Work.

Ben Sheehan is a former award-winning executive producer at Funny Or Die. He founded OMG WTF (Ohio, Michigan, Georgia, Wisconsin, Texas, Florida) to teach voters about state executive races during the 2018 midterms. The Hollywood Reporter listed him as one of entertainment’s 35 Rising Executives Under 35 and OMG WTF’s Gerrymander Jewelry was a finalist for Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas 2019. In 2016, he helped register 50,000 voters through digital videos as the executive director of Save the Day. The projects he’s been involved with have received over a billion views.

If you'd like to learn more about Ben, you can follow him on Instagram and Twitter. Make sure to check out his other account @omgwtfvote and his website, OMGWTF.VOTE, too!

BUY BEN'S BOOK and help raise money for local book stores at the same time!

You can also buy the stunning and hilarious gerrymander jewelry right here.

If you'd like to listen to our episode covering Ben's book, check out our OMG WTF book review here.

If you'd like to listen to our review of Liz Plank's For the Love of Men that we mention during this episode, here is Part 1 and Part 2.

You can also follow Lisa, Misty, and Go Help Yourself on Instagram.

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