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In episode 465, Jack and special guest host Edgar Momplaisir are joined by comedian Sara June to discuss fake Juul pods causing health problems, Joe Biden being a bad liar, an incoming Harvard freshmen being deported, Jair Bolsonaro being another weak-skinned male politician, Dior's new problematic ad, Cadbury Chocolate attempting to solve racism, what everyone has been f*cking with, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Fake Juul pods line store shelves, worrying users and posing another threat to the embattled company

2. As he campaigns for president, Joe Biden tells a moving but false war story

3. Incoming Harvard Freshman Deported After Visa Revoked

4. And They Say Women Are Too Weak to Lead

5. Dior accused of racism, cultural appropriation for new 'Sauvage' cologne ad

6. CADBURY'S UNITY BAR PROMOTES DIVERSITY WITH FOUR DIFFERENT KINDS OF CHOCOLATE

7. Cadbury faces backlash for new chocolate bar meant to promote diversity: 'Congratulations to Cadbury for solving racism'

8. WATCH: Dearly Departed - BROCKHAMPTON

The Daily Zeitgeist Presents: Santa University Part 2

It's that time of year again! Join Jamie Loftus, Caitlin Durante, Edgar Momplaisir, Anna Hossnieh, Shereen Younes, Jack O'Brien, Miles Gray, Robert Evans, Jacquis Neal, Sophie Lichterman, and Anna Salinas as they do a table read of Santa University, part two! 

In episode 285, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Culture King Edgar Momplaisir to discuss Laura Loomer and her alt-right activism, how Airbnb is moving on to building houses, the MBS and Putin handshake, an ethnics agency coming down on federal workers over saying anything negative about the current administration, Trump and Michael Cohen's matching recollections of the Moscow deal, Amber Guyger finally being charged with murder for shooting Botham Jean, a study on whether Trump supporters have insecurities over their genitals, a 7.0 earthquake that hit Alaska, strange waves felt throughout the world, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Laura Loomer: Alt-right commentator chains herself to Twitter HQ after being banned but gives up after two hours

2. Is Airbnb’s next move building houses?
3. Moxy Hotels, Marriott's Millennial-Friendly Answer to Airbnb, Opens in Times Square

4. The astounding Putin-MBS high five

5. Ethics Agency Warns Federal Workers Not To Discuss Impeachment Or 'Resistance'

6. Trump’s Recall of Moscow Deal Matches Cohen’s, President’s Lawyers Say

7. How Devin Nunes Helped Robert Mueller

8. Grand jury charges former Dallas cop with murder in death of Botham Jean

9. Does Donald Trump Appeal To Men With Peener Insecurity? NYU Did Science To It!

10. 7.0 earthquake, aftershocks strike Southcentral Alaska; damage reported across region

11. Strange waves rippled around the world, and nobody knows why

12. WATCH: “Casio” by Jungle

In episode 231, Jack and Miles are joined by Culture King podcast's co-host Edgar Momplaisir to discuss Hurricane Florence updates, the Trump Administration's transferring al to of money from FEMA to ICE to detain immigrants, Paul Manafort's possible plea deals, new Trump documentaries coming out soon, Norm MacDonald's thoughts on Louis CK and Roseanne, comparisons between Trump and Gwyneth Paltrow and her wellness site Goop, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Hurricane Florence Live Updates: 3 Million Could Lose Power When Storm Hits

2. Trump Administration Transferred $9.8 Million From FEMA To ICE

3. Manafort in talks with prosecutors about possible plea, according to people familiar with the discussions

4. What’s the Deal With All the New Trump Documentaries?

5. Michael Moore Thinks That Gwen Stefani is the Reason Why Trump Ran For Office

6. Sundance Film Review: ‘Our New President’

7. WATCH: Our New President Trailer

8. Norm Macdonald Won’t Go Pundit on His Netflix Talk Show

9. No, Gwyneth Paltrow, women should not put jade eggs in their vaginas, gynecologist says

10. Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop touted the ‘benefits’ of putting a jade egg in your vagina. Now it must pay.

11. Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop pays $145,000 in vaginal egg lawsuit

12. Is Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop pseudoscience winning?

13. Wearable Stickers that Promote Healing (Really!)

14. NASA Calls Bullshit on Goop's $120 'Bio-Frequency Healing' Sticker Packs [Updated]

15. What Donald Trump and Gwyneth Paltrow have in common

16. Gwyneth Paltrow Thinks the Election Result Is ‘Exciting’

17. WATCH: KELELA -The High

Notes App Clap Back, Alt-Right Summer Anthem 5.31.18

In episode 159, Miles and guest co-host Edgar Momplaisir are joined by comedian Jamie Loftus to discuss Dinesh D'Souza's pardon by Trump, Kim Kardashian's meeting with Trump over prison reform, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announcing the trade wars are back on, how Melania has gone missing for a couple weeks now, a Christian movie about Trump and how some guy predicted it all, a new white nationalist song letting you know it's okay to be white, Stockton, California being the first city to try universal basic income, Drake's response to Pusha T in his notes app, and more.

LeBron Sees The Matrix, C’mon New York Times 5.17.18

In episode 150, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Anna Salinas to discuss the Yanni/Laurel debate, Lebron James freakishly good memory, Hawaii's Kilauea volcano entering a new phase, Sherrod Brown's new tax reform ideas that are actually quite needed, Trump calling Sean Hannity every night to gossip, Pete Davidson's details on what Trump was really like at SNL, the FBI's Crossfire Hurricane investigation, new info on the Royal Wedding, and more! 

Infinity War Is About The Election, Danger: Poor People Organizing 5.15.18

In episode 148, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Edgar Momplaisir of Culture Kings to discuss Trump bringing more jobs to China and a possible pay to play situation going on, more info on the Israel / Palestine protests at the Gaza Strip, the blocking of the Poor People's Campaign, movies that are capturing the zeitgeist like The Quiet Place, & more! 

The Christian Black Panther? Cambridge Analytica = OMG BAD 3.19.18

In episode 107, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Edgar Momplaisir to discuss the string of Austin bombings, Cambridge Analytica & their Facebook controversy, Trump possibly firing Robert Mueller, a box office check in with Black Panther, & more.