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In episode 439, Jack and Miles are joined by writer, podcaster, and film critic Vince Mancini to discuss laugh tracks, a preview of the Mueller testimony, Joe Biden's prep for the upcoming debates, the mail bomber's Trump obsession, the fall of the Commerce department, Louisiana officers being fired for their Facebook posts attacking AOC, China investing in the US movie industry, why Leonardo DiCaprio doesn't want to talk about Titanic, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Canned laughter 'makes jokes funnier'

2. With Three Simple Answers, Mueller Can Speak Volumes

3. Nadler: DOJ directive to Mueller is part of 'ongoing cover up' from Trump administration

4. Biden, Scrutinized for Crime Bill, Unveils Plan to Reduce Mass Incarceration

5. Biden announces plan to counteract mass incarceration

6. Here Are the Lineups for the Next Democratic Debates

7. Mail Bomber’s Trump Obsession Contributed To Radicalization, Lawyers Say

8. TRUMP’S COMMERCE SECRETARY KEEPS FALLING ASLEEP DURING MEETINGS

9. ‘It’s a disaster over there’: Commerce reaches new heights of dysfunction

10. 2 Louisiana police officers fired over Facebook post suggesting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot

11. Japanese And Taiwanese Flags Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun

12. Leonardo DiCaprio (sort of) addresses the Titanic door controversy with Jack's death

13. Could Jack Have Fit on the Titanic Door? Let's Examine the Modern Cinema Debate of Our Time Through the Years

14. Watch Kate Winslet prove once and for all there was room on the door for Jack in ‘Titanic’

15. WATCH: Kilo Kish - San Pedro

In episode 335, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by actor and Winnetka podcast host Jessica Harper to discuss Steve King planning to run again, Times Up CEO resigning over her son's misconduct, Space Jam 2, the Mueller report coming soon, Michael Cohen testifying soon, Roger Stone being told to shut up, Adam Schiff;s letter to Republicans, North Carolina getting a do-over election, reparations gaining popularity with democratic presidential candidates, Pinterest taking down anti-vaxer material, a man offering marijuana for fast food on Facebook, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Steve King: 'I have nothing to apologize for,' plans to run for re-election

2. Time's Up CEO Resigned Because Her Son Was Accused of Sexual Misconduct

3. 'Space Jam 2' will slam dunk into theaters in 2021

4. Original Space Jam website

5. The Mueller Report Is Coming. Here’s What to Expect.

6. Michael Cohen to testify before House panel on Feb. 27

7. Judge Orders Roger Stone to Shut Up

8. Adam Schiff: An open letter to my Republican colleagues

9. North Carolina Is Getting A Do-Over Election

10. 2020 Democrats Embrace Race-Conscious Policies, Including Reparations

11. Pinterest Is Trying to Curb Anti-Vaxxer Misinformation

12. Police: Local man's Facebook offer to trade marijuana wax for fast food lands him in jail

13. Winnetka: A Memoir by Jessica Harper

14. WATCH: Video Age - Pop Therapy

In episode 333, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian and scam queen Laci Mosley to discuss people trolling Captain Marvel, Emma Thompson leaving a project involving John Lasseter, Ariana Grande's zamboni past, a student selling drugs through a mobile gaming app, the Trump administration's plans to launch a global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality, Trump meddling with the DOJ's investigation, Trump's failed space force, Andy King of the Fyre Festival speaking out about his infamous storyline from the documentary, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. The morons are already out here trying to tank Captain Marvel on Rotten Tomatoes

2. Emma Thompson quits film after John Lasseter joins production

3. Behold, 5-Year-Old Ariana Grande Enthusiastically Riding a Zamboni

4. UC Santa Cruz Student Sold Drugs Through Mobile Gaming App, Feds Say

5. Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality

6. First 100 Days: How President Trump Has Impacted LGBTQ Rights

7. Trump’s transgender military service ban just got a big win from the Supreme Court

8. Trump Praises Karen Pence For Teaching Job After LGBTQ Backlash

9. Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him

10. Bowing to Congress, Trump scales back proposed ‘space force’

11. WATCH: Andy King from 'Fyre' Documentary Glad Oral Sex Story Wasn't Edited Out | TMZ

12. WATCH: Mothers - "PINK"

In episode 327, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Sports Without Balls podcast host Erin Foley to discuss James Dolan's band, activists looking to find more racist imagery in politicians' yearbooks, Matthew Whitaker testifying before the Judiciary Committee, Jeff Bezos being extorted by AMI, Movie Pass refusing to die, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. WATCH: JD & The Straight Shot - Better Find A Church (Official Music Video)

2. A New Project Will Have Black College Students Look for Racist Imagery in Politicians’ Yearbooks

3. This will go down as an instant classic in the halls of Congress. Members and their staff will be laughing about this bush league move by a government witness for decades to come...

4. Rep. Jackson Lee: "Mr. Attorney General, we're not joking here, and your humor is not acceptable. Now you are here because we have a constitutional duty to ask questions, and the Congress has the right to establish government rules."

5. No thank you, Mr. Pecker

6. Farrow: National Enquirer company tried to blackmail me on Trump reporting

7. After Bezos Post, Ronan Farrow Says He’s Received Similar ‘Blackmail Efforts from AMI’

8. “Do We Want to Be in Business?” The Strange, Never-Ending Saga of MoviePass

9. MoviePass is staffed by dogs now, apparently

10. MoviePass Unveils Billboard Campaign on the Same Day It’s Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit

11. Bruce Willis Signs Three-Picture Deal With MoviePass Films

12. WATCH: Zikomo - Trouble Sleep

In episode 297, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Alison Stevenson to discuss a new advertisement asking people to give Trump some love, the Trump administration's weird attempts to raise money, Michael Flynn's delayed sentencing, the dissolution of the Trump Foundation, how Russian social media hacking was aimed towards black voters, Alronso Ribeiro suing Fortnite and NBA2K for stealing his dance, the passing of Penny Marshall, the new Brexit film, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Trump’s campaign manager asks people to call hotline to say, ‘Thank you, President Trump!’

2. Eric Trump’s Attempt To Hawk Christmas Ornaments Leads To Holiday Jeers

3. Roger Stone Is Selling ‘Roger’ Stones

4. Michael Flynn Is Owed an Apology

5. WATCH: Judge Jeanine's EPIC Opening Statement on General Flynn

6. Judge Postpones Sentencing of Michael Flynn After Harshly Rebuking Him

7. Trump charity agrees to dissolve amid allegations of a 'shocking pattern of illegality'

8. Russian 2016 Influence Operation Targeted African-Americans on Social Media

9. ALFONSO RIBEIRO Sues Fortnite and NBA 2K Creators ... FOR STEALING CARLTON DANCE

10. Remembering Penny Marshall: The Joy of A League of Their Own

11. WATCH: Brexit (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

12. Benedict Cumberbatch will star in an HBO movie about Brexit. Here’s why the film is controversial.

13. Music's Mystery Mogul: Len Blavatnik, Trump and Their Russian Friends

14. WATCH: Parliament - Backwoods

In episode 219, Jack and guest host super producer Anna Hossnieh are joined by comedian Riley Silverman to discuss Trump's Fox & Friends interview, Jeff Sessions clapping back at Trump, David Pecker flipping on Trump, Lanny Davis asking the American people to fund the truth out of Michael Cohen, how Fox News struggling to understand why we need to raise the minimum wage, the most sexist states in America, Saudi Arabia not standing up to their new 'progressive' ways, a feminism camp for men, a google trend skim, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. EXCLUSIVE: President @realDonaldTrump on if he knew about the Cohen payments. See more from his interview with @ainsleyearhardt tomorrow 6-9amET.

2. ‘Fox & Friends’ nails Trump interview — by shutting up

3. The 36 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump's Fox News interview

4. Sessions hits back at Trump: DOJ won't be 'improperly influenced'

5. Jeff Sessions fires back at Trump: DOJ won't 'be improperly influenced' by politics

6. David Pecker, CEO of National Enquirer Publisher, Granted Immunity in Michael Cohen Case

7. Lanny Davis: No dispute that Trump committed a crime

8. Michael Cohen Truth Fund

9. Rational Security Podcast

10. Fox News host: People who earn the minimum wage "don't plan on raising a family" so we should keep it low

11. The most sexist places in America

12. My Woke Hot American Summer: 72 Hours at Male Feminism Camp

13. Saudi Arabia, which has been calling out Canada over women's rights, may soon behead a female activist for the first time

14. Why Jennifer Garner Took Ben Affleck to Rehab: 'It Was a Crisis Situation'

15. The Big Bang Theory ending because Jim Parsons was ready to leave

16. What we learned from Ohio State's investigation into Urban Meyer, Zach Smith

17. Watch this amazing performance by The Korean Taekwondo Team!

18. WATCH: SSION - "Earthquake" (Official Video)