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Alec Reinstein (born May 7, 1982), better known by his stage name Despot, is an American hip hop artist from Queens, New York City. He was signed to rapper El-P's label Definitive Jux in 2004. Despot has been a part of the New York underground rap scene for over a decade. Despot is associated with the Smart Crew collective and a co-owner of Santos Party House.[1] Despot was one of the original hosts of Time Crisis, alongside Ezra and Cousin Asher, and makes appearances more infrequently after the show's move to LA.

Social Media

Twitter - @despotroast
Instagram - @despotroast


Episode No. Date Details
1 July 12, 2015 Mark Ronson's personal history.
2 July 26, 2015 Songs of the summer with Florence Welch.
3 August 9, 2015 In Los Angeles.
8 October 18, 2015 Back in New York and Halloween talk.
11 November 29, 2015 Tells a story about almost fighting Justin Bieber at Coachella
14 January 31, 2016 Despot proclaims his support for Donald Trump in the presidential election
18 May 22, 2016 The dark history of Doritos and PepsiCo
19 June 5, 2016 Juggalos, 1999, and PepsiCo
43 May 21, 2017 Meet Me in the Bathroom author Lizzy Goodman.
87 February 24, 2019 Declared to be the President of TC East
93 May 19, 2019 Interviewed during his attendance of Vampire Weekend's album release show at Webster Hall