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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)

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)

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

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"

In episode 225, Jack and Miles are joined by Go Fact Yourself's J. Keith van Straaten to discuss Colin Kaepernick's Nike sponsorship, polls showing that Democrats are gaining advantage in midterms, the Kavanaugh hearing, Bob Woodward's new book 'Fear,' Crazy Rich Asians breaking records, the devastating museum fire in Brazil, the New Yorker Festival controversy, Damien Chazelle's new film 'First Man,' and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. @TuckerCarlson: Colin Kaepernick sitting during the national anthem is a way of making a generalized attack against the country that makes him and Nike rich

2. Outrage grows after #Nikepicks Colin Kaepernick as the new face of its #JustDoItcampaign – your thoughts?

3. The Senate races where Trump approval is losing ground

4. Poll: Democrats regain clear advantage in midterms shaping up as referendum on President Trump

5. The Kavanaugh hearing

6. Bob Woodward’s new book reveals a ‘nervous breakdown’ of Trump’s presidency

7. Trump called Attorney Jeff Sessions a 'traitor,' and said 'Everybody's trying to get me,' according to an explosive new Bob Woodward book

8. 'Crazy Rich Asians' Becomes Most Successful Studio Rom-Com in 9 Years at the U.S. Box Office

9. What Was Lost in Brazil’s Devastating Museum Fire

10. The Steve Bannon-New Yorker controversy, explained

11. 'First Man': Neil Armstrong film fails to fly flag for US patriotism

12. Marco Rubio and the Right’s Bogus Attacks on Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong Movie ‘First Man’

13. Damien Chazelle defends 'First Man' amid flag controversy

14. WATCH: Robert Glasper Experiment - No One Like You (KAYTRANADA Remix/Audio) ft. Alex Isley

In episode 176, Jack and special guest co-host Dani Fernandez are joined by Yo Is This Racist's Andrew Ti to discuss Netflix firing their PR chief for using the N-word, ABC's reboot of Roseanne called 'The Connors,' Sarah Huckabee Sanders being kicked out of a restaurant, Permit Patty calling the police on an eight year old for selling water, Tom Arnold taking on the Trump administration, a look at the box office from this past weekend, a world update, and more! 

Morgan Free-Menghazi, More Like The Fart Of The Deal 5.24.18

In episode 155, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Culture King Jacquis Neal to discuss Wired magazine's article on the Pentagon's declassified UFO info, Menghazi with Morgan Freeman, Trump's cancelation of the North Korea peace talks summit plus excerpts from Trump's 'The Art Of The Deal,' the Buck's Sterling Brown being tased by police, Weinstein planning on turning himself in, the controversial new film 'Show Dogs,' and more!