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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 228, Jack and special guest host Laci Mosley are joined by actor and writer Lucas Neff to discuss Barack Obama's speech at University of Illinois, Trump staffer's switching out indifferent people behind him at his rallies, how Trump wants Sessions to investigate who wrote the NY Times op-ed, Elon Musk's appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience, new words in the dictionary, Jared Kushner having his 'Veep' moment, Domino's Pizza offering free pizza for life for tattoo's of the logo's, microwave weapons are a prime suspect in the attacks on US diplomats, Nicki Minaj donating money to the Cosby Show's Geoffrey Owens, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. In defining speech, Obama takes down Trump, his politics and enablers; warns of 'dire' consequences of not voting

2. Obama gives 'State of our Democracy' speech

3. Obama slams 'crazy stuff' coming out of Trump White House, hits politicizing of Justice Department

4. This hilarious, too-candid guy behind Trump was deemed an unsuitable background prop by the Trump choreographers. He was replaced (see next tweet) with someone who could actually feign enthusiasm for Dear Leader.

5. Trump wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate writer of anonymous NYT op-ed

6. Tesla's Elon Musk appears to smoke weed in Joe Rogan live interview

7. We Put a Bunch of New Words in the Dictionary

8. This Video of Jared Kushner Stuck Outside a Meeting Is Straight Out of ‘Veep’

9. Domino's Pizza tattoos earn some Russians 'free pizza for life'

10. Microwave Weapons Are Prime Suspect in Ills of U.S. Embassy Workers

11. Scientists and doctors zap theory that microwave weapon injured Cuba diplomats

12. Nicki Minaj plans on donating $25,000 to 'Cosby Show' actor Geoffrey Owens

13. WATCH: Leon Bridges - Lisa Sawyer (Audio)

In episode 227, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Max Silvestri to discuss Democrats grilling Brett Kavanaugh at his senate committee hearing, the death of Burt Reynolds, the New York Times anonymous op-ed piece from someone inside the Trump Administration, the normalization of Trump's corruption, Qatar lobbying to hang out with Trump, India abolishing gay sex ban, the signs of gentrification, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. WATCH: Brett Kavanaugh admits there are no laws governing the male body

2. CSPAN has posted the entire nearly 8-minute exchange between Kamala Harris and Kavanaugh on the Mueller probe. It is worth your time.

3. WATCH LIVE: Democrats Release 'Confidential' Kavanaugh Emails

4. BREAKING: Brett Kavanaugh was asked in 2004 about whether he was involved in the nomination of Bill Pryor. He said “I was not involved in handling his nomination"

5. BURT REYNOLDS DEAD AT 82

6. I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration

7. Anti-Trump op-ed prompts guessing game on author's identity

8. ‘The sleeper cells have awoken’: Trump and aides shaken by ‘resistance’ op-ed

9. The Big Melt

10. Lindsey Graham faults Jeff Sessions for "zero-tolerance" policy

11. The New Lobbying: Qatar Targeted 250 Trump ‘Influencers’ to Change U.S. Policy

12. India Supreme Court Strikes “Sodomy” Ban in World’s Most Significant LGBTQ Rights Decision

13. Starbucks, florists and other warning signs home prices are about to go up

14. WATCH: The O'Jays - Back Stabbers