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In episode 529, Miles and special guest host Sofiya Alexandra are joined by comedian Blair Socci to discuss Willie Nelson no longer smoking weed, Trump leaving the NATO summit early over other world leaders making fun of him, the impeachment hearings, Devin Nunes being an idiot, Melania's White House Christmas decorations, Subway suing Canadian journalists, Josh Brolin burning his asshole, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Willie Nelson says he’s no longer smoking marijuana due to breathing issues
  2. Trump calls Trudeau ‘two-faced’, cancels press conference and leaves Nato summit early after video of world leaders making fun of him
  3. Who Is Jonathan Turley? Republicans’ Lone Expert on Impeachment
  4. The Trump-Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry Report
  5. “It’s very unlikely I’d be taking calls from random people.”
  6. Fox "legal analyst" Gregg Jarrett says that maybe Devin Nunes did *not* have calls with with Giuliani, the White House, and Lev Parnas, because it could've been "somebody else" using Nunes' phone, "we just don't know."
  7. Christmas at the White House
  8. Melania Trump’s Joyless Christmas Decorations Are Back to Haunt Your Nightmares
  9. Melania Trump’s Christmas decorations are lovely, but that coat looks ridiculous
  10. the absolute dumbest lowlight (so far) of fox & friends' war for melania is MOMS host rachel campos-duffy arguing that if anyone ever said michelle obama was cliche, they'd get called racist. because that's how the blacks always take criticism, right? playing the race card?
  11. Subway sues journalists for reporting its chicken is only 50% chicken—and loses
  12. Josh Brolin's butthole is sunburned and he's not happy about it
  13. WATCH: Warpaint - Whiteout (Official Audio)

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 500, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Blair Socci to discuss the new Star Wars film, the whistleblower situation testimonies beginning, Trump wanting to sue CNN for being mean, impeachment polls, polling results for the Democratic candidates, how allergies can help stop crime, the Mountain Dew candle, an opioid nightmare haunted house, the dumbest Christmas films coming to Netflix and Hallmark, and more!

FOONOTES:

  1. ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Sets New Record for Most Ticket Pre-Sales in First Hour
  2. “All I have to say is in my ten short months in Congress, it’s not even noon and this is my most disturbing day in Congress so far. Very troubling.” - Rep. Andy Levin’s comments after emerging from Bill Taylor’s testimony
  3. C Harder - CNN Re Pres Trump, Trump Campaign (10.16.19)
  4. Trump is reportedly trying to sue MSNBC and The Washington Post now
  5. Do Americans Support Impeaching Trump?
  6. Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?’
  7. All eyes on Iowa — and Buttigieg
  8. More sneezing, less crime? Health shocks and the market for offenses
  9. You Can Get A Candle That Smells Exactly Like Mountain Dew
  10. This town turned its opioid nightmare into a haunted house. And it’s terrifying.
  11. FEAR FACTOR: DO SCARE TACTICS KEEP TEENS FROM USING DRUGS
  12. Why anti-drug campaigns like DARE fail
  13. Hallmark Christmas movies begin before Halloween! Here's how to watch all 40 new titles
  14. Every Christmas movie and show coming to Netflix this holiday season
  15. Dennis Quaid Gets Into the Holiday Spirit With Netflix's 'Merry Happy Whatever': First Look (Exclusive)
  16. Apple Nabbed ‘A Christmas Carol’ Because at That Price, Christmas Is for Streaming
  17. Disney Unveils ‘Noelle’ Trailer Starring Anna Kendrick, Bill Hader
  18. WATCH: Brad stank - Pond Weed (Official Audio)

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