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Man In The Mirror, GOP Not Anti-Anti-Semitism 3.11.19

In episode 256, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Eric Lampaert to discuss why it is so hard for people to cancel Michael Jackson, Captain Marvel breaking box office records, the sentencing of Paul Manafort, the house passing a resolution condemning anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim discrimination, Trump taking a selfie with alleged sex trafficker Cindy Yang, Alex Trebek's cancer diagnosis, the hate speech towards Meghan Markle, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 'Too big to cancel': can we still listen to Michael Jackson?

2. 'Captain Marvel' Breaks Box Office Records With $21M Thursday

3. Manafort’s ‘mind-boggling’ 47-month sentence prompts debate over judicial system’s ‘blatant inequities’

4. House passes resolution condemning anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim discrimination

5. Trump says Democrats "anti-Jewish" party

6. Trump cheered Patriots to Super Bowl victory with founder of spa where Kraft was busted

7. Alex Trebek announces he has stage 4 cancer

8. Today we have published guidelines for interacting with The @RoyalFamily, @ClarenceHouse and Kensington Palace social media channels.

9. WATCH: Wiley, Sean Paul, Stefflon Don - Boasty ft. Idris Elba

2018 Year End Lists In Review 12.31.18

In episode 300, Jack and special guest co-host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian Yusef Roach to discuss defining events from the year: Walmart's bizarre top selling items in 2018, Time's person of the year list, Google trends from the year, top box office reports from the year, best films of the year, top billboard charts of 2018, top porn searches of 2018, top baby names, popular children's games of the year, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Walmart reveals the most bizarre top-selling items of 2018 in every state

2. THE GUARDIANS AND THE WAR ON TRUTH

3. Year in Search 2018

4. GIPHY's Top 25 GIFs of 2018

5. Yearly Box Office

6. 2018 DOMESTIC GROSSES

7. BEST OF 2018: FILM CRITIC TOP TEN LISTS

8. YouTube Top 10 Music Videos of 2018 Dominated by Spanish-Language Tracks

9. The Human Race Really Outdid Itself with Porn Searches in 2018

10. The Most Popular Baby Names of 2018 — And The Least

11. 100 most popular boys’ names so far in 2018

12. One of the hottest toys of 2018 is a $50 unicorn that poops glitter slime and it’s ridiculously fun

13. How pimples, poop, and brain goo became the hottest toys of 2018

14. WATCH: Ty Segall - Lowrider (War)

Nacho Dad’s Pepper Spray, Mueller Report To Be LIT 11.27.18

In episode 281, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Alison Stevenson to discuss the weekend box office, Melania's White House Christmas decorations, the Mueller Report coming out soon, the US climate report, the situation with the immigrants seeking asylum at the Mexico/US border, Jerry Springer's new show, Google trends and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Ralph Breaks the Internet

2. Creed II

3. Melania Trump unveils the 2018 White House Christmas decorations

4. Mueller report will be 'devastating' for the president: Frequent Trump defender

5. Trump Administration’s Strategy on Climate: Try to Bury Its Own Scientific Report

6. U.S. Climate Report Warns of Damaged Environment and Shrinking Economy

7. San Ysidro border crossing closed for hours; U.S. officials fire tear gas at migrants

8. US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence

9. Fox & Friends guest defends use of pepper spray on migrant caravan: "It's natural. You could actually put it on your nachos and eat it."

10. Trump’s Cheerleaders Praise the Border Patrol for Tear-Gassing Toddlers

11. U.S. closes major crossing as caravan migrants mass at border in Mexico

12. Mexico: Tijuana declares humanitarian crisis over migrant caravan

13. Health impacts of chemical irritants used for crowd control: a systematic review of the injuries and deaths caused by tear gas and pepper spray

14. Jerry Springer Will Return to TV Reborn As Judge Jerry

15. Thicc Strip: A Body Positive Strip Show Tickets

16. Daily Zeitgeist Merch on Tee Public

17. Daily Zeitgeist at Chicago Podcast Festival Tickets

18. WATCH: Letherette - Langsette (instrumental)

Low Effort Topical Costumes, Why Horror Will Look Insane In 200 Years 10.23.18

In episode 258, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Marlena Rodriguez to discuss how the new Halloween film killed the box office over the weekend, the Trump administration trying to eliminate the definition of 'transgender,' Chipotle's 'Boo-rito' discount, UberEats considering delivering food with drones, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 'Halloween' Slices Up a Monster $77.5 Million Opening

2. ‘Transgender’ Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump Administration

3. No exaggeration: Trump wants to erase transgender people
4. Chipotle’s Halloween costume discount forces staff to make the tough calls

5. Flying food: Uber has set a target date to use drones for meal delivery

6. WATCH: Astronauts, etc. - "The Border" (official music video)

Fox: KANYE > TAYLOR SWIFT, Banksy Banksy’s It Up On A Banksy 10.9.18

In episode 248, Jack and Miles are joined by Kinda Dating podcast host Natasha Chandel to discuss website traffic rankings, Venom and A Star Is Born crushing the box office, a new story that reveals that dogs aren't as smart as we thought, Taylor Swift finally getting political, all the state deadlines for registering to vote, Kanye West's clear mental health issues, a new poll showing the gender gap when it comes to party support, Banksy's newest Banksy idea, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Top Websites Ranking

2. 'Venom' breaks records, 'A Star Is Born' shines at the box office

3. Your Dog May Be Smart, but She’s Not Exceptional

4. What Made Taylor Swift Finally Get Political?

5. How to Register to Vote: Deadlines for Each State

6. Fox News guest @charliekirk11 loved when Kanye went on a pro-Trump rant—but now wants Taylor Swift to shut up? The hypocrisy is staggering

7. Pete Davidson Issues Mental Health Plea to Kanye West on SNL

8. Survey of battleground House districts shows Democrats with narrow edge

9. Why putting £1m through the shredder is Banksy’s greatest work

10. WATCH: Wayne Snow - Nothing Wrong

Brett-Ghazi, The Worst Candy Ever (Has Been Saved) 9.27.18

In episode 240, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Go Fact Yourself co-host's Helen Hong to discuss the real reason Bradley Cooper decided to make 'A Star Is Born,' Necco Wafers and Sweethearts being saved from candy extinction, Rod Rosenstein's big meeting with Trump, a new accuser coming forward about Brett Kavanaugh plus his weird calendar, an elite class spy giving us a view into rich folk's world, details about the film 'Life Itself,' and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Bradley Cooper reveals Eddie Vedder's surprising influence on 'A Star Is Born'

2. Necco wafers and Sweetheart candies saved from dusty extinction

3. Rod Rosenstein’s Job Is Safe, for Now: Inside His Dramatic Day

4. Avenatti client says Brett Kavanaugh was present while she was "gang raped" during high school

5. Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell is GOP choice to question Kavanaugh and accuser at hearing

6. Kavanaugh’s 1982 calendar, annotated

7. Judicial Crisis Network chief counsel Carrie Severino responds to new allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

8. Beware Rich People Who Say They Want to Change the World

9. Life Itself

10. WORST WIDE OPENINGS

11. Melodrama Life Itself Died Gruesomely at the Box Office

12. Experts explain how Amazon movie 'Life Itself,' from the creator of 'This Is Us,' became the biggest box-office flop of 2018

13. ‘Life Itself’ Review: We Have Now Seen the Worst Movie of 2018

14. Film Review: Life Itself is So Bizarre It Has To Be Seen To Be Believed

15. From a Woman: Life Itself Sucks

16. Life Itself is a disaster of a movie, caught in a web of its own privilege

17. WATCH: DJ Harrison "Erykahs Gun"