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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

In episode 512, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast co-host Jamie Loftus to discuss Trump's new impeachment plan, Trump supporters saying he can do nothing wrong, Bill Gates coming for Elizabeth Warren, T.I. checking on his daughter's hymen, Four loko seltzer, Starbucks nixing the Gingerbread latte, a reddit thread analyzing James Harden's performance, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Trump wanted Barr to hold news conference saying the president broke no laws in call with Ukrainian leader
  2. Trump impeachment: President fumes at report attorney general refused to endorse his Ukraine call
  3. Excerpts from Joint Deposition
  4. Poll: 62% of Trump supporters say nothing he could do would change opinion
  5. Trump Can Now Exit the Paris Accord. It's Still a Bad Idea
  6. Bill Gates Goes After Warren on Wealth Tax, Won’t Commit to Backing Her Over Trump: Voting for Whoever’s ‘More Professional’
  7. Fun fact about Bill Gates and capitalism. Decades ago he retired and began giving all his money away. He’s famous for that. Today he’s worth more money than the day he stopped working. Neat trick.
  8. so much backlash around corbyns stance on billionaires comes from a lack of understanding of just how much a billion really is. there is no justification for wealth like that
  9. T.I. Said He Goes To The Gynecologist With His Daughter Every Year To "Check Her Hymen"
  10. Four Loko Hard Seltzer and Bud Light Seltzer Are All Too Real
  11. Starbucks Isn’t Bringing Back The Gingerbread Latte This Holiday Season
  12. I analyzed James Harden's performance in every NBA city to see if there is a correlation between his box score and the city's average strip club rating.
  13. Study Affirms Altitude Boosts Denver Nuggets' Home Advantage, But Do Other Factors Blunt The Impact?
  14. WATCH: Vinyl Williams – Lansing (Official Video)

In episode 507, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast co-host Jamie Loftus to discuss whistleblower and impeachment updates, Trump's awkward comments about Melania, the most popular Halloween costumes, celebrity costumes from this year, Paris Hilton's Juicy tracksuit collection, Kurt Cobain's sweater being auctioned off, Apple laying the groundwork for an iPhone subscription, Game of Throne writers turning down Star Wars gig, and more!


FOOTNOTES:

  1. Top NSC Russia official confirms key testimony linking Trump to quid pro quo
  2. Senate GOP shifts tone on impeachment
  3. The Beltway's 'Whistleblower' Furor Obsesses Over One Name
  4. Trump’s joke about Melania is just one of their many awkward moments
  5. Film fans choose Captain Marvel and Joker as top movie-inspired Halloween costumes
  6. See the 2019 Halloween costumes from your favorite stars
  7. Is Owning 100 Juicy Tracksuits Too Much, Or Just Enough?
  8. Kurt Cobain’s ‘Unplugged’ Sweater Heads to Auction Again, Never Been Washed
  9. Apple is laying the groundwork for an iPhone subscription
  10. ‘Star Wars’ Setback: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Duo David Benioff & D.B. Weiss Exit Trilogy
  11. Divided Attention and Toxic Fandom: Why the 'Game of Thrones' Duo Bailed on 'Star Wars'
  12. The Game of Thrones Creators Finally Admit They Truly Didn't Know What They Were Doing
  13. HBO’s controversial Confederate series is canceled as showrunners ink Netflix deal
  14. WATCH: Dua Saleh - Warm Pants (Official Video)

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_)