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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 441, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and V Single podcast co-host Alison Stevenson to discuss how the press and congress should take the Mueller testimony, Trump vetoing Congress's attempt to block arm sales to Saudi Arabia, Trump's new Defense Secretary, Trump appearing in front of a doctored seal with Russian and golf imagery, Hollywood top power players favoring Kamala Harris, Beyonce's 22 Day's Nutrition, Jeffrey Epstein found injured in NYC jail cell, a possible new Rocky movie, Casey Affleck's new film, The Last Duel, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Congress and the Press Should Pick Up Where Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller Left Off

2. Trump vetoes Congress’s attempt to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia

3. Trump’s New Defense Secretary Embodies “the Swamp.” Congress Is Fine With That.

4. Trump appears in front of doctored seal with Russian and golf imagery, TPUSA aide fired

5. Hollywood's Top Power Players Favor Kamala Harris in Early Campaign Donations

6. Got 22 Days? Beyoncé and Her Trainer Have Your New Eating Plan

7. 22 Days Nutrition

8. Jeffrey Epstein Found Injured in NYC Jail Cell After Possible Suicide Attempt: Sources

9. Sylvester Stallone Refuses to Let the Past Die, Wants Another ‘Rocky’ Sequel and Maybe Even a Prequel

10. Casey Affleck, previously sued for sexual harassment, drops out of presenting at the Oscars

11. 'Light of My Life' Trailer: Casey Affleck Stars in Film About Female-Targeted Plague

12. Casey Affleck Says New Film Set in a ‘Society Without Women’ Is Not a Response to Harassment Lawsuits

13. Casey Affleck Bravely Imagines a World Without Women

14. Ridley Scott, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck & Nicole Holofcener Huddle On 14th Century Tale ‘The Last Duel’

15. WATCH: Y La Bamba - Bruja de Brujas

In episode 378, Miles is joined by Yo! Is This Racist? host Andrew Ti and comedian Steve Hernandez  to discuss Steve King thinking he's holy or something, Herman Cain being too rich for his new job, Twitter users being the wokest, Donald Trump asking Twitter's Jack Dorsey "Where are my followers?!?!", how the Supreme Court feels about impeachment, Netflix piling on even more debt, Aunt Becky's Chapelle-like legal defense, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1) Steve King says he relates to what Christ 'went through for us'

2) Herman Cain Says He Decided to Pull Out of the Fed Race Because He Didn’t Want a Pay Cut. Whatever

3) TWITTER USERS ARE RICHER AND MORE WOKE THAN THE REST OF US

4) Trump met with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey — and complained about his follower count

5) Trump says he would challenge impeachment in Supreme Court

6) In Push for 2020 Election Security, Top Official was Warned: Don't Tell Trump

7) Netflix Sets Plan To Raise $2B More In Debt, Reveals Executive Pay Packages

8) LORI & MOSSIMODefense in Bribery Scandal: WE DIDN'T KNOW

9) LISTEN: XTC - When You're Near Me I Have Difficulty



In episode 345, 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

In episode 344, 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