climate change

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 506, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Billy Wayne Davis to discuss the rising sea levels, the Trump/Ukraine call transcript, Netflix giving us the option to speed up or slow down the content, how Instagram runs our lives, Bill Murray getting a job, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh joins to discuss Demi's Moore's member Inside Out. Happy Halloween!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Rising Seas Will Erase More Cities by 2050, New Research Shows
  2. White House Ukraine Expert Sought to Correct Transcript of Trump Call
  3. DIRECTOR PAUL FEIG THE NETFLIX SPEED-UP THING SUCKS ... Don't Mess with Our Art!!!
  4. INSTAGRAM IS PUSHING RESTAURANTS TO BE KITSCHY, COLORFUL, AND IRRESISTIBLE TO PHOTOGRAPHERS
  5. Bill Murray works at an airport P.F. Chang's now
  6. Demi Moore Lets Her Guard Down
  7. WATCH: Jimetta Rose - Master of Disguise

In episode 495, Jack and Miles are joined by writer and Night Call podcast co-host Emily Yoshida to discuss Bernie Sanders coming for Elizabeth Warren, Mike Bloomberg considering running in 2020 election, the disturbing propaganda video of Trump killing his opponents, Gordon Sondland testifying, PG&E's power outages, police departments in Pennsylvania being concerned about THC-laced candy being handed out on Halloween, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Bernie Sanders Takes Aim at Wealth—and Warren

2. Mike Bloomberg keeps talking to allies about running for president as Joe Biden struggles against Elizabeth Warren

3. Imagine a Conference Full of Conspiracy Theorists. Sponsored by a Prison Company. At a Trump Resort.

4. Trump’s envoy to testify that ‘no quid pro quo’ came from Trump

5. Hello everyone who's mystified by all the blackout posts coming from California's #Powerpocalypse, here's an explainer thread

6. Parents, are you sufficiently paranoid about THC-laced Halloween candy?

7. Dolittle Trailer: Robert Downey Jr. Is Not Your Mother’s Dr. Dolittle

8. WATCH: potsu - im closing my eyes (feat. shiloh)

In episode 485, Jack and Miles are joined by trans super model and comedian Arisce Wanzer to discuss a possible new Uber recording option, the State Department investigating Hillary's email's again, the Trump administration taking to the news to defend the whistleblower situation, Trump's civil war threats, divestment as a solution to climate change, personality being an indicator of the music folk listen to, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Uber might let you record the audio of your ride if the driver is being creepy

2. State Dept. intensifies email probe of Hillary Clinton’s former aides

3. Kevin McCarthy again displays his unique brand of incompetence and dishonesty.

4. "This is an exercise in obfuscation" -- Stephen Miller has no response when Chris Wallace presses him about why Trump went against his own Pentagon & State Department and withheld Ukrainian aid

5. Rudy Giuliani, Joe diGenova Rage at Fox News Bombshell on Ukraine-Biden Plan

6. Trump Pressed Australian Leader to Help Barr Investigate Mueller Inquiry’s Origins

7. Trump Was Repeatedly Warned That Ukraine Conspiracy Theory Was ‘Completely Debunked’

8. Trump’s Twitter tirades about treason and civil war reveal a dangerously unfit president

9. Money Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns

10. Silicon Valley’s Crisis of Conscience

11. Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon want companies and investors to embrace a new idea of value. Here’s where to begin

12. Maladaptive personality and psychopathy dimensions as predictors of music and movie preferences in US adults

13. WATCH: Parallel Dance Ensemble - Weight Watchers (Official)

In episode 479, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Dana Donnelly to discuss Fox & Friend's thoughts on the climate strike, a classic unhinged Giuliani interview, a possible explanation to the Havana syndrome, a correction on the millennials growing horns story, caffeinated yogurt, Halloween costumes, 6ix9ine testifying in court, a Rambo: Last Blood review, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Fox & Friends attacks students participating in global climate strike, then immediately reports on catastrophic rain and flooding in Texas

2. Giuliani Admits He Asked Ukraine To ‘Look Into’ Biden In Unhinged CNN Interview

3. This is Rudy Giuliani absolutely melting down in 60 seconds.

4. Rudy Giuliani Will Be Lucky To Get Custody Of Both His Old Man Balls In This Divorce

5. Havana syndrome: Exposure to neurotoxin may have been cause, study suggests

6. Author Correction: Prominent exostosis projecting from the occipital squama more substantial and prevalent in young adult than older age groups

7. Turns out smartphones aren't making millennials grow horns after all

8. We really, really want to believe in caffeinated yogurt

9. Taco Bell Halloween Costumes

10. ‘Sexy Mr. Rogers’ costume drops just in time for Halloween 2019

11. 6ix9ine Testifies That Jim Jones Is a Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods Member, Calls Him a Retired Rapper: Report

12. RAMBO: LAST BLOOD

13. ‘Rambo: Last Blood’ Is A Rollicking Good Time Of Hyper-Violent Xenophobic Revenge Fantasies

14. Ronbo

15. Rambo Has Always Been Right Wing

16. WATCH: Devaloop - Suffer No Fools (Instrumental)

In episode 459, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Chinedu Unaka to discuss the new Apple card, the fires burning in the Amazon, Sarah Sanders joining Fox News, Trump denying detainees vaccines, Joe Walsh possibly knocking Trump out of the race, the big business of scavenging, the Spider-man Sony / Marvel debacle, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. How to clean your Apple Card

2. Amazon fires: Bolsonaro says Brazil cannot fight them

3. Blame humans for starting the Amazon fires, environmentalists say

4. People are deliberately starting fires in the #AmazonRainforest to illegally deforest indigenous land for cattle ranching

5. Jair Bolsonaro claims NGOs behind Amazon forest fire surge – but provides no evidence

6. Fires in the Amazon, the planet at risk

7. Sarah Sanders becomes the latest ex-Trump official to join Fox News

8. Trump’s new press secretary was arrested for DUI while working on the 2016 campaign during her rocky rise to the White House

9. Opinion: Denying flu vaccinations to border detainees isn’t just cruel, it’s dangerous

10. If Joe Walsh Primaries Trump, Will We Stop Calling Him A Deadbeat Dad?

11. THE GOP SUICIDE SQUAD GEARS UP TO PRIMARY TRUMP

12. How China used Facebook and Twitter to spread disinformation about the Hong Kong protests

13. The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America

14. Disney-Sony Standoff Ends Marvel Studios & Kevin Feige’s Involvement In ‘Spider-Man’

15. The Secret History of Spider-ManMovies

16. Sony once turned down a chance to buy all of Marvel’s movie rights for only $25 million

17. WATCH: Black Taffy - Lantern Flies In Mist

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