conspiracy theory

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 395, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Blake Wexler to discuss Grumpy Cat passing away, Robert Pattinson playing Batman, William Barr threatening democrats and more interesting revelations from the Mueller Report, QAnon ruining a cities earth day celebration, Rudy Giuliani doing more dumb stuff, Mel Gibson's problematic new movie, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Grumpy Cat Has Earned Her Owner Nearly $100 Million In Just 2 Years

2. Robert Pattinson to Play ‘The Batman’ for Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. (EXCLUSIVE)

3. William Barr just said some remarkable things on Fox News

4. Wow. AG Bill Barr basically threatens Democrats during his Fox News interview, says of those criticizing him that "they may be concerned about the outcome of a review of what happened during the election."

5. Why the Michael Flynn revelations are so important

6. Voicemail presumably communication from Trump's lawyers to Flynn's lawyers

7. How QAnon Ruined A Tiny Earth Day Party By Spreading Rumors Of A Jihad

8. QAnon conspiracy theory on James Comey shuts school festival

9. How a James Comey Tweet Fueled a Conspiracy Theory That Upended a California Town

10. WATCH: James Comey tweet taken as secret message warning of terror attack on school fundraiser

11. This Shocking Abuse of Office Continues

12. Rudy Giuliani Plans Ukraine Trip to Push for Inquiries That Could Help Trump

13. UKRAINE ISN’T HAVING RUDY GIULIANI’S BIDEN CONSPIRACIES

14. Mel Gibson’s New Film Seems Designed to Outrage

15. Despite Controversy, Mel Gibson Is Still a Draw for Cannes Film Buyers

16. Jeremy Corbyn is either blind to antisemitism – or he just doesn’t care

17. WATCH: Swami Million - Caffe (feat. Fawda Trio)

In episode 340, 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)

In episode 278, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Nick Turner to discuss an Instagram mother shouting out her son his birthday, new Cheesy Bacon Fries at McDonalds, criticism Colin Jost is receiving for his comments about Amazon HQ coming to New York, plus a call with Jose Ortiz Jr., Executive Director of the NYC Employment and Training Coalition, to discuss the problems that comes along with Amazon entering the city, the White House Correspondent's Dinner deciding to no longer have comedians on, the conspiracy theory about the take down of Gary Hart, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Omg this Instagram mommy blogger is celebrating her sons bday by writing about how out of all her kids, he “statistically” performs the worse on her Instagram. And she’s worried one day it will ruin his self esteem

2. McDonald’s teases with Cheesy Bacon Fries

3. 'Saturday Night Live' Star Colin Jost Comes Under Heavy Criticism Over 'Weekend Update' Comments

4. The New York Hustle of Amazon’s Second Headquarters

5. AMAZON HQ2 WILL COST TAXPAYERS AT LEAST $4.6 BILLION, MORE THAN TWICE WHAT THE COMPANY CLAIMED, NEW STUDY SHOWS

6. Michelle Wolf: WH Correspondents’ Association ‘Cowards’ For Ditching Comedy

7. Was Gary Hart Set Up?

8. WATCH: Little Dragon - Lover Chanting (Official Video)

In episode 254, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Nick Vatterott to discuss Google trends with Amy Winehouse, Tara Reid, Lady Gaga's fiancé Christian Carino, and Nathan Fillion, a culture wars report, Tucker Carlson crying, the right believing in black magic, the push for a civil war, the NYPD covering for Proud Boys, Lindsay Graham's racist jokes, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Amy Winehouse is coming back as a ‘hologram’ for a 2019 world tour

2. Tara Reid, Dog Booted From Plane

3. Who Is Lady Gaga’s Fiancé, Christian Carino?

4. Tucker Carlson Says He Can No Longer Go To Restaurants Because Activists Keep Yelling At Him

5. Officials: NY Man Planned to Blow Self Up in DC Over Country's Direction

6. Nathan’s Story

7. Trump calls Kavanaugh accusations a 'hoax set up by the Democrats'

8. Witchcraft Spells Being Cast Following Kavanaugh Confirmation

9. Antifa attacks again — swords and vandalism at New York GOP office

10. Members Of The Proud Boys Violently Beat Up Protesters And Weren’t Arrested. New York Police Won’t Say Why.

11. In a now-deleted video, a Proud Boy could be heard shouting, "I had one of their heads and I was just smashing it into the pavement! I ripped that motherfucker's mask off and kicked him right in the head! That son of a bitch! He's a fucking foreigner!"

12. A Second American Civil War?

13. Armed protesters were on Portland rooftop in August, police now say

14. Lindsey Graham jokes about taking a DNA test: "I'll probably be Iranian. That'd be, like, terrible."

15. WATCH: The Left: An Unhinged Mob

16. Saudi crown prince vows wider probes into Khashoggi case but still denies knowledge of journalist’s fate, Trump says

17. WATCH: Dirty Art Club - I'll Meet You In Brasil

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

In episode 194, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Dave Huntsberger to discuss a case of reefer madness in Oklahoma, how conservatives are starting to edge towards Putin's ideologies, how white nationalism is on the rise, QAnon merch being sold on Amazon, bloidwatch, and more! 

Oh THAT Russian Oligarch… AUSTRALIA IS FAKE 5.9.18

In episode 144, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Brandon Johnson to discuss the recent midterm elections and the women who killed it, Michael Avenetti's receipts on Michael Cohen receiving money from big companies like AT&T along with a Russian oligarch, the dual realities currently existing in America, the new conspiracy from flat earthers that Australia is not real, & more!