There was a mass arrest of high-ranking Saudi businessmen, media figures, and royal family members as the result of a secret investigation carried out by the “high committee on fighting corruption.” The Intercept’s Ryan Grim joins Ring of Fire’s Sam Seder to talk about what happened and why it may have something to do with Washington corruption.

Sam Seder is an American comedian, writer, actor, film director, television producer-director, and progressive talk radio host. His works include the film Who's the Caboose? (1997) starring Sarah Silverman and Seder, as well as the television shows Beat Cops (2001) and Pilot Season (2004). He also appeared in Next Stop Wonderland (1998). Seder also made guest appearances on Spin City (1997), Sex and the City (2000) and America Undercover (2005).