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Colin Jost: Working Class Hero, How To Ruin McDonald’s Fries 11.20.18

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)

A Baffling New Oscars Category, G.R.E.A.M. 8.8.18

In episode 207, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Atsuko Okatsuka to discuss a climate change update, the blue wave coming over the countries primaries, the Mar-A-Lago members running the VA, who Trump is playing golf with, the Oscar's changing it up, what happened to Shaun Weiss of the 'Mighty Duck's', theories about the new 'Mamma Mia!' and more!

FOOTNOTES:
1. The time Dave Matthews Band dropped raw sewage on 100 people in Chicago
2. California Fire Now the Largest in State History: ‘People Are on Edge’
3. Ohio 12 special election: No plan for O'Connor to concede in tight race
4. Democratic Party’s liberal insurgency hits a wall in Midwest primaries
5. Michigan Dems elect state's first all-female statewide ticket for midterms
6. The Shadow Rulers of the VA
7. Trump Welcomes Najib Razak, the Malaysian Leader, as President, and Owner of a Fine Hotel
8. Najib Razak charged over multibillion 1MDB corruption scandal
9. Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Negotiated $1.6 Million Settlement for Top Republican Fundraiser
10. TRUMP GOLF COUNT
11. Trump nominates some club members to plum government jobs
12. Help us identify Trump’s unknown golf partners
13. Oscars Won't Televise All Awards Live, Adds Popular Film Category
14. ‘Mighty Ducks’ Star Shaun Weiss’ Slow Fall From Grace
15. My my, what the hell is up with the Mamma Mia! timeline?
16. WAIT, WASN’T MERYL STREEP’S MOM DEAD IN THE FIRST ‘MAMMA MIA!’ MOVIE?
17. 10 THINGS ABOUT ‘MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN’ THAT MAKE NO SENSE
18. WATCH: Charlotte Dos Santos - Watching You - Sofie's SOS Tape

Do You Hear Laurel Or Yanni? Problematic Tech Giants 5.16.18

In episode 149, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Laci Mosley to discuss Solange's selfie game, the recent primaries across the US and women and progressives sweeping them, North Korea getting cold feet about peace talks with the US, Airbnb and it's history of racism, Uber updating it's sexual harassment/assault claims policy, the infamous yanny/laurel debate of the internet, the dine and dash date scammer, and more!