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In this Overrated holiday extravaganza, Jack and Miles and joined by comedian and Reality Bytes podcast co-host Sofiya Alexandra and super producer Anna Hossnieh to discuss all the overrated aspects of the 2018 year. 

In episode 294, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian the Reality Bytes podcast co-host Sofiya Alexandra to discuss a 'high-tech' robot in Russia that's just a man in a costume, earthquakes in the Midwest, Trump's love for Adderall, David Pecker and AMI flipping on Trump, the Senate passing a resolution to stop support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, the creep the GOP were trying to bring in to discourage increased minimum wage, how women-led movies are more profitable, Netflix claiming 'The Christmas Chronicles' is the biggest film of the year, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 'Hi-tech robot' at Russia forum turns out to be man in suit

2. How likely is an earthquake in the Midwest, South? The Big One could be coming

3. WATCH: Noel Casler 12 1 18 Gotham Vet Show

4. Trump confides to friends he's concerned about impeachment

5. Tabloid Publisher’s Deal in Hush-Money Inquiry Adds to Trump’s Danger

6. What Exactly Is Our Problem With Saudi Arabia?

7. A Big Day For the War in Yemen

8. House panel delays hearing after discovering witness’ anti-gay, anti-feminist blog posts

9. Sorry, comments sections: Women-led films just make more money

10. Netflix says 'The Christmas Chronicles' is Kurt Russell's biggest movie ever

11. Netflix’s ‘Christmas Chronicles’ Breaks 20 Million Streams in One Week

12. Brandon Coleman - 'Walk Free' (Flying Lotus Remix)

In episode 287, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and frequent podcast guest Jamie Loftus to discuss a dating app for the right, how Netflix figuring out how to keep Friends on their streaming service, the White House correcting Trump's comments on the trade wars with China, how Robert Mueller is recommending little to none jail time for Michael Flynn, the Senate agreeing that MBS is behind Jamal Khashoggi's murder, the hacking of the GOP, pregnant women being discriminated against to the point of miscarrying in packing factories, a writer getting death threats over their critique of Ariana Grande's new music video, Sarah Hyland being attacked on Twitter for posting a GoFundMe page for her cousin's death, Kevin Hart stepping up to host the Oscars, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Righter: The Dating Site for Those Who Can’t Get Laid Because of Their Love of Trump

2. Netflix Will Keep ‘Friends’ Through Next Year in a $100 Million Agreement

3. White House corrects top aide on China negotiations timeline

4. Mueller Recommends No Prison Time For Flynn After His ‘Substantial’ Help

5. Saudi crown prince exchanged messages with aide alleged to have overseen Khashoggi killing

6. Khashoggi mystery fixes spotlight on Saudi official described as crown prince’s strategist, enforcer

7. GOP senators come out and say it: The Trump administration is covering up Khashoggi’s killing

8. Exclusive: Emails of top NRCC officials stolen in major 2018 hack

9. Miscarrying at Work: The Physical Toll of Pregnancy Discrimination

10. LGBT Site Writer Calls Ariana Grande’s New Video ‘Anti-Queer,’ Removes Byline After ‘Death Threats’

11. ‘Modern Family’ Star Sarah Hyland Calls Out People With ‘Negative Thoughts’ About Her Cousin’s Death: ‘How Dare You Attack’

12. Why Oscar Host Has Become the Least Wanted Job in Hollywood

13. Kevin Hart Confirms He’s Hosting the 2019 Academy Awards

14. WATCH: Radiant Children - Go Left (Official Audio)

In episode 224, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Madison Shepard to discuss Brett Kavanaugh's upcoming Supreme Court confirmation hearings, a 1950's murder case that could influence the Mueller case, Eminem's new album, the funeral of queen Aretha Franklin, California's latest legislative wins, Japan's pushing for clear beverages, In n Out supporting the GOP, and more!

FOOTNOTES:
1. The Jesus de Galindez Case
2. What to expect from Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation hearings next week
3. Author Sues CIA for Info on Trujillo Victim
4. CIA Archive
5. Eminem’s surprise album Kamikaze is his best in years
6. When We Almost Stopped Climate Change
7. Aretha's Funeral
8. Asian-American Students Suing Harvard Over Affirmative Action Win Justice Dept. Support
9. Trump personally lobbying GOP senators to flip on Sessions
10. Bombshell leak to Toronto Star upends NAFTA talks: In secret ‘so insulting’ remarks, Trump says he isn’t compromising at all with Canada
11. California Just Became The First US State To Condemn Surgeries On Intersex Children
12. California Is About to Abolish Cash Bail. Criminal Justice Advocates Aren’t Happy
13. California passes trio of gun control bills, including lifetime ban on domestic violence convicts
14. Crooked Media on Gillum
15. Clear Beer? Don’t Judge a Drink by Its Color
16. The future is clear: Companies testing transparent beer, coffee in Japan
17. Democratic leader's call for In-N-Out Burger boycott meets its own resistance
18. Brad Pitt's 'Make it Right' foundation faces lawsuit over degradation of New Orleans homes
19. Rot wrecks Brad Pitt's hurricane homes: Actor's charity sues timber firm over claims wood used to rebuild houses in New Orleans was defective
20. Hiatus Kaiyote - 13 By Fire

In episode 193, Jack and Miles are joined by Jammerz Podcast hosts Wendi Starling and Megan Rice to discuss Reddit google bombing the word idiot with Trump's picture, Netflix stock going down, Mark Zuckerberg continuing to protect the right, diplomatic immunity when it comes to the Russia situation, GOP refusing to spend money on election security even though intelligence says we're in a pre-9/11 moment, conservatives reacting to Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, google trends, the new Chinese LOTR, and more! 

True Crime Snags Golden State Killer? Alexa, Raise My Kids 4.27.18

In episode 136, Jack & Miles are joined by writer Robert Evans to discuss the Golden State Killer and how he was caught, a check in with the Bill Cosby guilty verdict, the peace talks between North Korea and South Korea, bloidwatch (the Clintons are drug dealers - who knew??), using the Alexa Echo as a nanny for your children, the house chaplain of the GOP being pushed out for being an actual good person, & more! 

In episode 102, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Gibran Saleem to discuss the On The Run Tour 2, Stormy Daniels, Betsy DeVos & her charter schools plus her plan to make school's safer, Trump jazz, March Madness, OJ's psuedo-confession, & more!

In episode 89, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Ify Nwadiwe to discuss Black Panther, Reverend Billy Graham, Russian bots influence on the internet, gun control & NRA's town hall meeting in Florida, Netflix's new reality show 'The Push,' & more.