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RIP Malls & Cable LOL, Jedi Delusion Syndrome 3.8.19

In episode 255, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Culture Kings co-host Jacquis Neal to discuss people cutting their cable service, the decline of the mall, Kristjen Nielsen being questioned by the Oversight Committee, Elijah Cummings coming for Brian Kemp, the crisis between Democrats over Ilhan Omar's comments about Israel, Jane Meyer's revealing article about Fox News, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge coming to Disneyland and Disney World, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Nearly 3M Pay-TV Subscribers Cut Service In 2018, Double 2017 Total – Study

2. Store Closures Ramping Back Up

3. Under questioning from @RepUnderwood, Nielsen admits she was broadly unfamiliar with research indicating kids are traumatized by being separated from their parents before DHS implemented its "zero tolerance" policy

4. During heated exchange w/@RepKathleenRice, Nielsen justifies family separations: "The consequence of any adult going to jail is being separated from their child"

5. Elijah Cummings COMING For Election Brian Kemp Stole From Stacey Abrams

6. Omar uproar swamps Pelosi

7. The Making of the Fox News White House

8. Disney announces opening dates for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

9. WATCH: Arima Ederra - Free Again

#1 King Of All Fun, Lil Tay OK? 3.4.19

In episode 251, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Hana Michels to discuss Instagram flexer Lil Tay breaking her silence, CPAC being a conservative open mic, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry choosing to raise their child with fluid approach, the man Trump hired to bid on his portrait, Sean Hannity denying any working relationship with Michael Cohen, Amazon selling many conspiracy theory literature, fake Amazon reviews, fast food being as unhealthy as ever, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Lil Tay Breaks Her Silence: ‘I’m in a Bad Situation’

2. WATCH: LIL TAY's Brother telling her what to say (EXSPOSED) behind the scenes

3. Who Was Lil Tay? The making, and marketing, of a 9-year-old meme machine.

4. At CPAC, Don Jr makes a "me too" joke while discussing guns and transgender people

5. Meghan Markle has revealed to friends that she and Prince Harry 'plan to raise their child with a fluid approach to gender' and won't impose stereotypes on their royal baby, magazine claims

6. Meet The No. 1 King Of All Fun, AKA The Fake Bidder On A Trump Painting

7. Hannity insists Cohen "was never my attorney" - Cohen said in court Hannity was 1 of his 3 clients - then says Cohen told him he decided to make hush payments on his own

8. Robert De Niro pulls anti-vaccine film from Tribeca after controversy

9. Anti-vaccination conspiracy theories thrive on Amazon

10. A Global Government Is Waiting in the Wings

11. Amazon and Hulu's algorithms are recommending conspiracy theory films, and the consequences could be more serious than you might think

12. Is It Really Five Stars? How to Spot Fake Amazon Reviews

13. Thirty years of fast food: Greater variety, but more salt, larger portions, and added calories

14. WATCH: Part Time - I Can Treat You Better (feat. Ariel Pink)

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)

Is Netflix For Real? Dude Looks Like A Robot 12.14.18

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)

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)

The News Is A Tarantino Film, Make Groping Legal Again 10.24.18

In episode 259, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Brandon Johnson to discuss 2018 being the year of costumes for black children, Megyn Kelly's thoughts on black face, updates on the Jamal Khashoggi murder, the caravan that is scaring the right, Trump's new idea to give the middle class a tax cut, more GOP family members coming out and demanding we vote DEM, what the Trump organization really does, a man groping a woman on a plane and blaming Trump, Drake beating another Beatles record, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 2018 Changed the Game for Halloween Costumes for Black Kids

2. Megyn Kelly wonders what the big deal is about blackface

3. How the man behind Khashoggi murder ran the killing via Skype

4. Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

5. Surveillance footage shows Saudi 'body double' in Khashoggi's clothes after he was killed, Turkish source says

6. Saudi Royals Meet With Khashoggi’s Relatives

7. @LindseyGrahamSC condemns Saudi prince over death of Jamal Khashoggi

8. Trump and G.O.P. Candidates Escalate Race and Fear as Election Ploys

9. Trump’s Response to the Migrant Caravan Is Self-Defeating

10. Trump’s stump speech for Ted Cruz included his seemingly fake middle-class tax cut

11. 12 Laxalt family members oppose Laxalt for Nevada governor. Here's why, in their own words

12. Is Fraud Part of the Trump Organization’s Business Model?

13. Trump, Inc.

14. Pump and Trump

15. A Man Allegedly Groped a Woman on a Plane. He Told Investigators That Trump Says It’s OK.

16. Drake just eclipsed one of the Beatles' most impressive records

17. WATCH: Noname - Diddy Bop (ft. Raury & Cam O'bi)

And The Treason Is You, Messy Musk 7.16.18

In episode 190, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Josh Androsky to discuss the incident involving proud boys at the Los Angeles bar 'The Griffin,' Elon Musk's comments towards one of the rescue divers in Thailand and the money he donates to Republican PAC's, Trump and Putin's press conference in Helsinki, Michael Jackson being chemically castrated by his father Joe Jackson, Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, and more! 

Mr. Incredible = Sex Symbol, Jurassic World 2 = Trump Metaphor 6.22.18

In episode 175, Jack and special guest co-host Caitlin Gill are joined by comedian Brodie Reed to discuss the public's sexual attraction to Mr. and Mrs. Incredible, Melania's terrible jacket choice, the Texas non-profit that gets millions in federal money to run shelters for immigrant children, the millions of dollars in pledges to have The Last Jedi remade, how the new Jurassic Park film makes a poor attempt at an allegory about our current political climate, a quick world cupdate, synchronized NBA players, bloidwatch, and more!