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In episode 451, Miles and special guest host Caitlin Durante are joined by writer and comedian Jocey Coffman to discuss the biggest ICE raid in history in Mississippi, racist Tucker Carlson, food at the Iowa State Fair, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. ICE Raids Miss. Plant After $3.75 Million Sexual Harassment Settlement

2. ICE raids sweep up 680 undocumented immigrants across Mississippi

3. AS #FIRETUCKERCARLSON TRENDS, THE FOX NEWS HOST'S ADVERTISERS INCLUDE A PILLOW COMPANY AND CARIBBEAN RESORTS

4. Iowa State Fair: 57 new foods to try for 2019

5. Sludge: An American Healthcare Story

6. WATCH: Khruangbin - Order of Operations

In episode 437, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian Kenny DeForest to discuss the Cats musical film trailer, Trump selling plastic straws on his website, John Delaney's staff asking him to drop out of 2020 presidential race, the protests in Puerto Rico, the problem with privacy and FaceApp, Jamie's trip to the MENSA convention, the Lou Perlman biopic, Netflix not doing well, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. CATS - Official Trailer [HD]

2. Now Trump Is Selling Overpriced Straws To Thirsty Fans Just To Own The Libs

3. WATCH: John Delaney Booed By California Democrats After Criticizing Universal Healthcare

4. Report: John Delaney's team asks him to drop out of 2020 race

5. Tear Gas Fired at Puerto Rico Protesters Amid Calls for Governor’s Resignation

6. Motorcyclists descend on Puerto Rican capital, call for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign

7. FaceApp security concerns: Russians now own all your old photos

8. High Cost of Aging? FaceApp Users Give Russian Developer ‘Perpetual’ License to Their Photos

9. FaceApp: Chuck Schumer asks for FBI investigation

10. Is FaceApp an evil plot by 'the Russians' to steal your data? Not quite

11. The FaceApp Furor Was Never About Privacy - It Was About Russia

12. Boy band svengali and convicted fraudster Lou Pearlman getting the biopic treatment

13. Mad About the Boys

14. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings may have missed the real reason why U.S. subscriber numbers plunged

15. WATCH: Y La Bamba - Something Wild

In episode 404, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian Eli Olsberg to discuss Tiffany Haddish's audition hack, brand's cashing in on pride month, Trump hitting Mexico with a 5% tariffs on all goods, the lonely Keanu Reeves interview, the Whitney Houston hologram tour, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Tiffany Haddish's Audition Hack Is Just Another Example Of Hollywood's Racist, Sexist Ways

2. "It was my like M.O." #TheLastOGstar @TiffanyHaddish reveals her "sneaky" way of getting true feedback after an audition

3. M&S launch LGBT sandwich and it’s dividing opinion

4. Which Pride Month Merchandise Actually Helps LGBTQ Causes?

5. Bud Light will sell beer in rainbow bottles for Pride Month

6. Shop These 9 Brands That Go Above and Beyond to Celebrate Queer People

7. Why in the Queer Hell Is Trump Selling Pride T-Shirts?

8. Now Trump Wants To Allow Anti-Transgender Discrimination In Homeless Shelters

9. Trump Says U.S. Will Hit Mexico With 5% Tariffs on All Goods

10. That Keanu Reeves ‘Lonely Guy’ Interview Never Happened, Rep Says

11. in the wake of all this keanu appreciation, a reminder that keanu used to come to the bookstore i worked at every wednesday night on his motorcycle to buy new fiction and sudoku puzzles and would always call 20 minutes in advance and i love him so much

12. Whitney Houston’s Estate Plans a Hologram Tour and a New Album

13. WATCH: YBN Cordae - Have Mercy (Dir. By @_ColeBennett_)

In episode 401, Jack and Miles are joined by our favorite Jamie Loftus to discuss female voice assistants that are furthering gender stereotypes, the New York Times article about aliens, Harriet Tubman at the twenty dollar bill, the Trump administration attacking climate science, the mysterious Hotel Bed Jumping Community, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. I'd blush if I could: closing gender divides in digital skills through education

2. ‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

3. Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Is Delayed Until Trump Leaves Office, Mnuchin Says

4. Trump Administration Hardens Its Attack on Climate Science

5. Princeton prof: 'Shut up' over climate change

6. The mysterious Instagram influencers offering cash for hotel bed jumping videos

7. WATCH: Huggin & Kissin - Big Black Delta

In episode 341, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast co-host Caitlin Durante to discuss The Wandering Earth, Taco Bell being the healthy fast food option, the deaths of Luke Perry and Keith Flint, the wreckage from the tornado in Alabama, Trump's CPAC speech, the new HBO Michael Jackson documentary 'Leaving Neverland,' Fox News shutting down the Stormy Daniels story before Trump's election, Steven Spielberg shading Netflix, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. China’s blockbuster The Wandering Earth is coming to Netflix

2. Taco Bell is now one of America's healthiest fast-food chains

3. TACO BELL NUTRITION

4. Hollywood Pays Tribute To Luke Perry: “Truly One Of A Kind”

5. Keith Flint: Prodigy vocalist dies aged 49

6. Alabama reels in aftermath of deadly tornadoes

7. Trump goads the crowd into booing "the fake news," then suggests he was just being sarcastic when he called for Russian hackers to go after Hillary Clinton's emails during a 2016 news conference.

8. Trump says "bullshit."

9. The 4 most striking moments from Part 1 of ‘Leaving Neverland,’ HBO’s Michael Jackson documentary

10. Fox News Got Stormy Daniels Story Before Trump’s Election, Spiked It: Report

11. Steven Spielberg Takes Veiled Shot at Streamers, Urges Filmmakers to Make Movies for Theaters

12. The Spielberg vs. Netflix Battle Could Mean Collateral Damage for Indies at the Oscars

13. Netflix Alters Model; Gives Awards Films ‘Roma’, ‘Buster Scruggs’ & ‘Bird Box’ Theatrical Runs Before Streaming

14. Netflix Impact On Movie Theaters Is Negligible, Concludes A Study Commissioned By Movie Theaters

15. WATCH: Negative Gemini - You Weren't There Anymore

In episode 302, Jack and special guest host Jamie Loftus is joined by comedian Caitlin Durante in this Bechdal Cast take over to discuss the Bird Box challenge, the Masked Singer television show, the video of Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez that has offended conservatives, all the women who were sworn in to Congress this week, the government shut down, Trump's press briefing, the 2019 Coachella line up, Apple stock going down, a frozen remnant in the Solar System, the hacking of Migos, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Netflix warns against Bird Box challenge as dangerous trend goes viral

2. Who Are The Masked Singer Celebrity Contestants? These Are Our Best Guesses

3. Introducing 'The Masked Singer,' Featuring Television's Hottest Peacock-Hippo Battle

4. Conservatives Have Exposed AOC’s Incredibly Wholesome Past

5. What is the problem here? Do we live in Footloose Town? Was I unaware that we were living in Footloose Town this entire time?

6. New members sworn in to most diverse Congress ever – in pictures

7. Dirty parks, closed museums: The government shutdown grinds on

8. Mitt Romney Says Trump ‘Has Not Risen to the Mantle of the Office’

9. Poll: Iowa Republicans Would Reelect Trump, But They’d Also Welcome a Primary

10. President Trump makes surprise statement in White House briefing room

11. Coachella 2019 lineup: Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala to headline

12. ‘Idris Elba Performing at Coachella?’ The Story Behind His DJing Career

13. Apple and Samsung feel the sting of plateauing smartphones

14. A year and a half ago, I went on a crazy two and a half week odyssey in support of the @NASANewHorizonsmission. Four countries, two and two half Pacific crossings, two occultations, and two nights on Mauna Kea. #UltimaThule#UltimaFlyby#MU69occ

15. The Most Distant Place We’ve Visited

16. Did a Brockton man hack the Twitter page of Migos rapper Takeoff?

17. WATCH: Megapuss - Theme From Hollywood

In episode 294, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian the Reality Bytes podcast co-host Sofiya Alexandra to discuss a 'high-tech' robot in Russia that's just a man in a costume, earthquakes in the Midwest, Trump's love for Adderall, David Pecker and AMI flipping on Trump, the Senate passing a resolution to stop support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, the creep the GOP were trying to bring in to discourage increased minimum wage, how women-led movies are more profitable, Netflix claiming 'The Christmas Chronicles' is the biggest film of the year, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 'Hi-tech robot' at Russia forum turns out to be man in suit

2. How likely is an earthquake in the Midwest, South? The Big One could be coming

3. WATCH: Noel Casler 12 1 18 Gotham Vet Show

4. Trump confides to friends he's concerned about impeachment

5. Tabloid Publisher’s Deal in Hush-Money Inquiry Adds to Trump’s Danger

6. What Exactly Is Our Problem With Saudi Arabia?

7. A Big Day For the War in Yemen

8. House panel delays hearing after discovering witness’ anti-gay, anti-feminist blog posts

9. Sorry, comments sections: Women-led films just make more money

10. Netflix says 'The Christmas Chronicles' is Kurt Russell's biggest movie ever

11. Netflix’s ‘Christmas Chronicles’ Breaks 20 Million Streams in One Week

12. Brandon Coleman - 'Walk Free' (Flying Lotus Remix)