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In episode 527, Jack and special guest host Caitlin Durante are joined by comedian Tamer Kattan to discuss the weekend box office, what impeachment polls mean, some Democratic candidates no one had heard of dropping out of the 2020 race, Jared Kushner taking over the border wall project, who will take over when Queen Elizabeth retires or passes on, more shady behavior from NBC after firing Gabrielle Union, inappropriate Christmas tree ornaments on Amazon, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Weekend Box Office
  2. Top Judiciary Democrat dismisses poll showing declining support for impeachment: 'Our job is to follow the facts'
  3. The Winnowing Continues With Steve Bullock And Joe Sestak
  4. Jared Kushner’s new assignment: Overseeing the construction of Trump’s border wall
  5. Jared Kushner got help from ousted WeWork CEO on Middle East peace plan: report
  6. All It Takes Is a $100 Saw To Cut Through Trump’s Big Border Wall
  7. Kids Were Asked to Play 'Build the Wall' at a White House Halloween Party
  8. White House to use webcams to create live feed of border wall construction
  9. Democratic senators introduce bill to block funding for border wall live stream
  10. Camilla next Queen: Is Queen Elizabeth II grooming Camilla to step in to support Charles?
  11. Will the Queen Really Retire When She Turns 95?
  12. Gabrielle Union’s firing from ‘America’s Got Talent’ draws celebrity condemnation and an investigation
  13. Amazon pulls Auschwitz-themed Christmas ornaments, although other Holocaust merchandise remains on site
  14. Amazon Is Used to Promote White Supremacist Merchandise and Views, Report Says
  15. Dachau Nazi Concentration Camp Puzzle On Amazon Sparks Controversy (PHOTO) (UPDATE)
  16. WATCH: DYAN - Looking For Knives (Official Video)

On this episode of Trendly Neighborhood Zeiter-Man Jack and Anna discuss Cyber Monday deals, Billie Eilish not knowing Van Halen, Dakota Johnson on Ellen, RIP Lil Bub and "Hello, Cinderblock!", and Frozen 2!

In episode 526, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and podcast co-host of Who's Your God?, Views From The Vista, and The Male Gaze podcast's Steve Hernandez to discuss supermarkets adding gyms to get people out, impeachment polls, Texas republicans handing over their strategy plans to the democrats, Republicans hawking Russian talking points, the Nike Killshot shoe, working age Americans dying at higher rates, what being 'hangry' really means, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Supermarkets are adding gyms because everyone loves stank while buying groceries
  2. Do Americans Support Impeaching Trump?
  3. Texas Republican Party’s 2020 election strategy document lands in Democrats’ hands
  4. Tucker Carlson is not "just joking" about rooting for Russia
  5. J Crew Nike Killshot 1
  6. Working-age Americans dying at higher rates, especially in economically hard-hit states
  7. Don’t Get Mad, but ‘Hangry’ Isn’t Really Angry
  8. WATCH: Homeshake - Just Like My (Official Video)

The weekly round up of the best moments from DZ's Season 110 (11/25/19-11/29/19.)

On this episode of the Zeitmare on Trend Street Jack and Miles discuss the "War on Thanksgiving", Democratic odds, and Gabrielle Union leaving America's Got Talent.

In episode 525, Miles and special guest host Caitlin Durante are joined by comedian and Recently Added and Get Rich Nick co-host Nick Turner to discuss forgiving student debt helping the economy, carbon dioxide being at an all-time high, the world giving up on climate change, a judge ruling that Trump is not a king, a Justin Timberlake, the corruption happening between the US and Turkey, a Justin Timberlake scandal, a terrible Papa John interview, the film Last Christmas, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Forgiving Student Debt Would Boost Economy, Economists Say
  2. Carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere reaches record high, researchers say
  3. The World Is Giving Up On Climate Change
  4. Judge rules former WH counsel McGahn must testify under subpoena
  5. Trump’s Turkey Corruption Is Way Worse Than You Realize
  6. Video: Justin Timberlake holds hands with his co-star during party
  7. Entire Internet Gathers to Roast Papa John
  8. WATCH: Nickelus F - Mids

On this episode of Zeit of the Living Trend Jack and Miles discuss the 6.4 quake in Albania, the upcoming '1917' film, Bill Cosby's first interview since going to prison, and Alia Shawkat may be dating Brad Pitt.

Today on the Zeit Sweats Jack and Miles discuss Posh Spice not going on tour, Mark McGrath on Cameo, Black Friday, and a Storm Warning across the Country. 

In episode 523, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Andrew Michaan to discuss the top trending stories on the internet, how current 2020 candidates aren't as well-liked as older candidates, Lev Parnas claiming hard evidence, needing more hearings, Trump calling in to Fox & Friends, Rudy Giuliani's son, how Don Trump Jr's book sold so many copies, the new Tesla Cybertruck, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. The 2020 Front-Runners Aren’t As Well-Liked As Past Contenders
  2. Lev Parnas, shady pal of Rudy Giuliani, claims ‘hard evidence’ of wrongdoing for Trump impeachment inquiry
  3. When even Steve Doocy is trying to get you to stop spewing conspiracies
  4. TRUMP on Kurt Volker, his former special envoy to Ukraine: "I don't know him."
  5. "She wouldn't hang my picture in the embassy ... it took like a year & a half or 2 years for her to get the picture up ... this was not an angel, ok?" -- Trump says one of his big beefs with Ambassador Yovanovitch was that she wasn't eager to hang up his portrait
  6. "I do want, always, corruption" -- quite the Freudian slip from Trump
  7. Rudy Giuliani’s son Andrew gets $90,700 a year as Sports Liaison for the White House. His job is coordinating professional athletes visiting Trump. His relevant experience? He golfs.
  8. What Does Rudy Giuliani’s Son Do?
  9. Trump hires Rudy Giuliani's son for White House role
  10. Forced Off Duke’s Varsity Golf Team, Giuliani’s Son Files a Lawsuit
  11. WATCH: Rudy Giuliani Inauguration Upstaged by Son’s Antics [1994]
  12. Yankee Stadium Opening Day
  13. Kellyanne Conway’s 'opioid cabinet' sidelines drug czar’s experts
  14. New FEC disclosures show a single large RNC payment of $94,800 to Books-a-Million in October, a few days before "Triggered" was released. An RNC spokesman confirmed that the expenditure was connected to their promotion of Don Trump Jr.'s book.
  15. The 12 coolest features of Tesla's new $39,900 Cybertruck pickup
  16. WATCH: Orchestra Baobab - Ndeleng Ndeleng

The weekly round up of the best moments from DZ's Season 109 (11/18/19-11/22/19.)

On today's Means to a Trend Jack and Miles discuss Frozen 2, Floyd Mayweather, the anniversary of JFK's assassination, and the #WhatImQuittingIn2020 meme.

In episode 522, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and co-host of Best Friends podcast Sasheer Zamata to discuss the new Pretzel Pop Tart, Fiona Hill telling the GOP to stop pushing Russian conspiracy theories, if people support the impeachment, the Democratic debates, how the new Democratic candidates are doing, Mark Zuckerberg meeting privately with Trump and Peter Thiel, Trump's mental health, conservatives getting upset over Chick-Fil-A folding to the damn liberals demands, a weird anti-meth ad out of South Dakota, the end of milk, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Kellogg's Just Added 2 Sweet & Savory Pretzel Pop-Tarts Flavors
  2. Fiona Hill Gets to the Heart of How Destructive the Ukraine Scandal Continues To Be for Democracy
  3. White House’s Former Top Russia Expert Calls Out GOP’s Pushing of Ukraine Conspiracy Theories
  4. Tidying up with Fiona Hill
  5. The GOP defense of Trump is in slow-motion collapse. It’s about to get worse.
  6. Do Americans Support Impeaching Trump?
  7. WATCH: Kamala Harris rips Tulsi Gabbard's Fox News appearances
  8. Booker criticizes Biden's opposition to legalizing marijuana: 'I thought you might have been high'
  9. Joe Biden Says There's No Excuse for Domestic Violence, Except Self-Defense
  10. Former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg files papers to join Democratic race for president
  11. Deval Patrick would like to be president. Only two people showed up to his event at Morehouse.
  12. Trump hosted Zuckerberg for undisclosed dinner at the White House in October
  13. TRUMP REGULARLY 'CAN'T REMEMBER WHAT HE'S SAID OR BEEN TOLD,' WHITE HOUSE INSIDER SAYS
  14. Chick-Fil-A, Last Bastion Of Christian Values, Falls To Gay Agenda, America Over
  15. WATCH: Meth. We’re on it. South Dakota Meth Prevention 2019 (Short - A)
  16. South Dakota's 'Meth. We're on it.' campaign is funny but state officials say the meth problem is deadly serious
  17. ‘Meth. We’re on it.’ South Dakota spent $1.4M on these bizarre ads
  18. South Dakota ads group criticizes 'Meth. We're On It' campaign
  19. South Dakota Pulls ‘Don’t Jerk and Drive’ Ad Campaign
  20. How Dean Foods' bankruptcy is a 'warning sign' to the milk industry
  21. WATCH: Onra - Tea Vender On the Street

On today's Zeitstalker Richard Ramirez Jack and Miles talk about Fiona Hill, MSNBC fears Yang, Meteor Shower, Joe Biden's Stutter, and Luka Doncic

On One if by Day, Two if by Zeit Jack and Miles talk about Sharpies, Sean Maloney, the Democratic Debate PRE-take, NCAA suspensions, and Ben Simmons finally hits a 3.

In episode 520, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Steph Tolev to discuss food waste, impeachment updates, Trump's health, NBC shifting to the right, Joe Biden leading in the polls, a check in with State Department scammer Mina Chang, Prince Andrew's interview about Epstein and his sexual assault accusations, Epstein's guards being charged, Spotify's new Soundtrack Your Ride feature, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Meijer Aims to Reduce In-Store Food Waste with New App-Based Pilot Program
  2. Food waste is an $18.2B problem grocers are struggling to solve
  3. Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman corrects Nunes when he calls the witness "Mr. Vindman."
  4. Vindman Blows Hole In Trump’s Professed Reason For Holding Back Military Aid
  5. Vindman Puts Nunes In His Place With Reminder Of Military Rank
  6. Impeachment Hearing: Witnesses Testify on Concerns About Trump-Zelensky Call
  7. Trump’s Health: There’s a ‘Neurological Issue’ Not Being Addressed
  8. How NBC News is moving to accomodate the right
  9. Biden maintains double-digit lead, Sanders in second: poll
  10. State Department staffer resigns after allegations she inflated her resume
  11. Prince Andrew said he has a medical condition that doesn't allow him to sweat, a masterstroke against his accusers.
  12. Prince Andrew: I Didn’t Have Sex With Virginia Roberts Giuffre. I Was Eating Pizza.
  13. Prince Andrew says he has wracked his brains but cannot recall any incident involving Virginia Roberts.
  14. Bureau of Prisons Director: FBI Looking at Possible ‘Criminal Enterprise’ in Epstein’s Death
  15. Spotify takes the pain out of road trip playlists with Soundtrack Your Ride
  16. WATCH: Clarence Clarity - Cancer In The Water

On this episode of Every Single Zeit Jack and Miles discuss Kurt Volker, Pochettino leaving Tottenham Hotspur, the 2009 v 2019 trend, and "The Fart"

In episode 519, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Lydia Popovich to discuss Goop's absurd holiday gift ideas, impeachment updates, Trump's abnormal medical visit, Joe Biden trying to figure out marijuana, Trump begging Louisiana not to embarrass him, the vaping lobbyists getting to Trump, hip hop and politics, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. The Ridiculous but Awesome Gift Guide
  2. This is maybe the funniest thing he's ever said.
  3. Live updates: Trump says he will ‘strongly consider’ providing written testimony; McConnell ‘can’t imagine’ president being removed from office
  4. White House forced to deny Trump has serious health condition after ‘abnormal’ medical visit
  5. Joe Biden is still questioning if marijuana is a gateway drug, even though research doesn't support the idea
  6. Trump begged his followers in Louisiana: “You’ve got to give me a big win, okay?" 
  7. Steve Scalise: Trump doesn’t ‘look bad’ after Louisiana governor loss
  8. Trump Retreats From Flavor Ban for E-Cigarettes
  9. Pompeo ‘Feels Under Siege’ After Hitting Rough Patch With Trump
  10. MC/MASTER OF CEREMONIES (EMCEE)
  11. The 1977 NYC blackout and the hip-hop spark that ignited soon after
  12. The History of Rap in China, Part 1: Early Roots and Iron Mics (1993-2009)
  13. 'Tasteless, Vulgar and Obscene.' China Just Banned Hip-Hop Culture and Tattoos From Television
  14. Russia’s Youth Found Rap. The Kremlin Is Worried.
  15. Why Putin is learning to love rap
  16. Putin's war on rap unites Russia's hip hop artists
  17. WATCH: Orion Sun - "Stretch" (The Key Studio Sessions)