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Bird Box Office Bonanza, Conservatives Catch Woman Dancing 1.4.19

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

The Daily Zeitgeist Presents: Santa University Part 2

It's that time of year again! Join Jamie Loftus, Caitlin Durante, Edgar Momplaisir, Anna Hossnieh, Shereen Younes, Jack O'Brien, Miles Gray, Robert Evans, Jacquis Neal, Sophie Lichterman, and Anna Salinas as they do a table read of Santa University, part two! 

Alexa, Was My Life Good? JFK: Solved! 10.15.18

In episode 252, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast host Caitlin Durante to discuss new Amazon Echo devices, how Amazon found a way to screw over their warehouse workers, Trump wanting to replace Nikki Haley with a woman because of Kavanaugh, the fact that we are due for another financial crisis, Republican pair posing as communists to make Democratic donation, Democrats needing to push to adopt Australian voter laws, a Mad Max festival in the desert, a new theory about the JFK assassination, a women being kicked off a plane for bringing her emotional support squirrel aboard, bloidwatch, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Here are the five new Amazon Echo devices available now

2. Amazon Warehouse Workers Lose Bonuses, Stock Awards for Raises

3. Eyeing midterm gender gap, Trump aides seek woman for U.N. post

4. Republican pair apparently pose as communists to make Democratic donation

5. Australia election: Why is voting compulsory?

6. The Strangest Desert Festival In the World Makes Everyone’s Mad Max Dreams Come True

7. Lee Harvey Oswald’s little green book shows JFK wasn't the real target

8. Flight Delayed After Woman Brings An ‘Emotional Support Squirrel’ Onboard

9. WATCH: Mk.gee - You

Alex Jones vs Rubio, Kanye vs Drake: FIGHT! 9.6.18

In episode 226, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast co-host Caitlin Durante to discuss Kanye's apology to Drake, updates from Brett Kavanaugh's senate confirmation hearing, the Marco Rubio and Alex Jones spat, how the Republican Party is shrinking, some more take aways from Bob Woodward's book 'Fear,' incumbent Mike Capuano being beat by a progressive, the new Nike commercial with Colin Kaepernick, racist robocalls hitting Florida, how super-environmentalists don't vote, John Kyl replacing John McCain, and more!

FOOTNOTES:
1. Kanye apologizes to Drake, bringing peace to the earth
2. Brett Kavanaugh remains vague on Roe v. Wade, says loyalty is to Constitution -- live updates
3. Marco Rubio Clashes With Alex Jones In Capitol: 'I'll Take Care Of You Myself'
4. Kasich: ‘Our party is shrinking’
5. A lot of Americans spent 2017 bailing on the Republican Party
6. Data: Republican Party ID drops after Trump election
7. Bob Woodward’s new book reveals a ‘nervous breakdown’ of Trump’s presidency
8. 5 Takeaways From Bob Woodward’s Book on the Trump White House
9. Ayanna Pressley Upsets Capuano in Massachusetts House Race
10. Progressives Keep Making Pollsters Look Extremely Dumb
11. WATCH: Nike - Dream Crazy
12. Inside Twitter’s Long, Slow Struggle to Police Bad Actors
13. Racist Robocalls Target Andrew Gillum, Democratic Nominee for Florida Governor
14. White nationalist in Idaho using Iowa phone number to spread racist message about Mollie Tibbetts' death
15. A ‘jaw-dropping’ 15 million super-environmentalists don’t vote in the midterms
16. Arizona governor appoints ex-senator Jon Kyl to fill McCain’s seat
17. Chicago Podcast Festival
18. WATCH: E-40 - Carlos Rossi

Sex Crim Out On Good Behavior, Trump Learned What Google Is 8.29.18

In episode 222, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Bechdel Cast co-host Caitlin Durante to discuss the rise of consumer confidence, the popularity of unboxing videos, Louis C.K's return to the stage, Google searches about Trump, Lindsay Graham's current opinion on Jeff Sessions, the new 7-Eleven delivery app, how America uses it's land, how alcohol isn't healthy at all, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. US consumer confidence rises to 18-year high

2. How Unboxing Videos Soothe Our Consumerist Brains

3. Louis C.K. Performs Stand-Up Set at Club Since Admitting to #MeToo Cases

4. Here are 51 comedians who never forced women to watch them masturbate

5. 96 Percent of Google Search Results for 'Trump' News Are from Liberal Media Outlets

6. @LindseyGrahamSC explains why his opinion of AG Jeff Sessions has changed

7. 7-Eleven Now App

8. Here's How America Uses Its Land

9. No healthy level of alcohol consumption, says major study

10. WATCH: Ross From Friends - John Cage

The Best Stoner Restaurant, Trump And Putin 7 Minutes In Heaven 7.3.18

In episode 182, Jack and Miles are joined by How Stuff Work's new podcast 'Bechdel Cast' hosts Jamie Loftus and Caitlin Durante to discuss the perfect stoner restaurant, Jessica Simpson's Postmates habits, Mike Pompeo's trip to North Korea and some updates on that front, the Putin and Trump meeting, more Scott Pruitt shenanigans, a Northern California Vice Mayor’s call for ‘Straight Pride American Month,' World Cupdate, an update on the Thai soccer team stuck in a cave, and more! 

Droidsexual, You Thought Laurel Vs. Yanni Was Weird … 5.18.18

In episode 151, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Caitlin Durante to discuss the black magic version of the laurel/yanny debate, Star War's character Lando coming out as pansexual, the one year anniversary of the Mueller investigation, the NRA giving money to schools, bloidwatch, royal wedding prop bets, the death of Young King Dave aka the 'smoking big ole doinks in Amish' man, & more! 

Trump Is Thirsty AF, Blindspots In The Gun Control Debate 3.9.18

In episode 101, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Caitlin Durante to discuss North Korea & Trump's possible sit down, Stormy Daniels, Betsy DeVos's visit to Parkland, Florida;s new gun bill, a check in with Stacey Dash, Bloidwatch, & more.

What Ivanka Doesn’t Get, Is H&M Trolling You With Racism? 1.9.18

In episode 60, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Caitlin Durante to discuss H&M's missteps, Trump not knowing the national anthem, Ivanka's 'Time's Up' tweets, a list of Trump accusers, & producer Anna joins to talk the new live action Aladdin.