politics

Fox News Not Sure How Movies Work, Hail Little Caesar 10.12.18

In episode 251, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian, Pop Culture Collaborative fellow, and #GoodMuslimBadMuslim co-host Zahra Noorbakhsh to discuss Google trends, Kanye West's meeting with Trump at the White House, how Georgia's Secretary of State Brian Kemp is blocking over 50k voter registrations as he runs for governor, Trump's call to Fox and Friends, Melania doubling down on her #Metoo comments, Bob Corker's comments on the missing Saudi journalist, Facebook shutting down Facebook accounts used to influence politics, LeBron James sharing wine with his sons, Little Caesars giving away pizza to the needy, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Selena Gomez has full support of her friends and family as she seeks treatment

2. Jamie Lee Curtis Claps Back At Fox News For Calling Her A Hypocrite On Gun Control

3. "That was quite something": Kanye West steals the show at the White House — live updates

4. Report: Georgia's Secretary of State Is Blocking 53,000 Voter Registrations as He Runs for Governor

5. The takeaways from Trump's 47-minute "Fox & Friends" call

6. Melania Trump: I’m one of the most bullied people in the world

7. Khashoggi was murdered, Saudis did it, leading Republican says

8. SAUDI CROWN PRINCE BOASTED THAT JARED KUSHNER WAS “IN HIS POCKET”

9. Americans are now copying Russia and making hundreds of fake Facebook accounts to influence politics

10. LeBron James says he shares wine with his sons — ages 11 and 14

11. North Dakota Little Caesars has handed out 142,000 slices of pizza to needy people

12. Obi Juan - Grand Exchange

Trump Admin’s Only Popular Member Quits, 12 Years Left? 10.10.18

In episode 249, Jack and Miles are joined by visual artist and The Soft Spot co-host Meg Molloy to discuss the effects of Taylor Swift's political post, Kanye West's meeting with Trump, the false narrative that the republicans outmaneuvered the democrats, Nikki Haley's resignation, the fact that we only have a twelve year window to deal with climate change according to scientists, the disappearance of a journalist at the hands of Saudi's government, conspiracy theorists embracing the microwave attacking diplomats theory, Pizza Hut and Cinnabon joining forces, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Taylor Swift: Voter Registration Spike Follows Star’s Political Awakening

2. Kanye West will meet with Trump at the White House to talk prison reform, violence in Chicago

3. Haley: Kushner Is ‘Such A Hidden Genius That No One Understands’

4. April 25, 2018 - Trump Gets Better Grades On North Korea, Quinnipiac University National Poll Finds; But Voters Say Trump Is Making World Less Safe

5. Is Nikki Haley the most popular politician in America?

6. Majority of top U.S. newspapers fail to mention landmark climate change report on their homepages

7. Khashoggi Disappearance Is Part of a Ruthless Saudi Campaign to Crush Dissent

8. Oprah, Rupert Murdoch, Harvard: Saudi Prince’s U.S. Tour

9. Trump’s Publisher Pal Puts Saudi Propaganda Magazine in U.S. Supermarkets

10. Saudi women's rights activist arrested as long-time driving ban lifted

11. Trump Gives Dictators the Green Light

12. Conspiracy Theorists Are Embracing A Microwave Theory About US Diplomats Injured In Cuba

13. Pizza Hut and Cinnabon combine forces to make home cinnamon-roll delivery a reality

14. WATCH: LION BABE - Rockets (Official Audio) ft. Moe Moks

Fox: KANYE > TAYLOR SWIFT, Banksy Banksy’s It Up On A Banksy 10.9.18

In episode 248, Jack and Miles are joined by Kinda Dating podcast host Natasha Chandel to discuss website traffic rankings, Venom and A Star Is Born crushing the box office, a new story that reveals that dogs aren't as smart as we thought, Taylor Swift finally getting political, all the state deadlines for registering to vote, Kanye West's clear mental health issues, a new poll showing the gender gap when it comes to party support, Banksy's newest Banksy idea, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Top Websites Ranking

2. 'Venom' breaks records, 'A Star Is Born' shines at the box office

3. Your Dog May Be Smart, but She’s Not Exceptional

4. What Made Taylor Swift Finally Get Political?

5. How to Register to Vote: Deadlines for Each State

6. Fox News guest @charliekirk11 loved when Kanye went on a pro-Trump rant—but now wants Taylor Swift to shut up? The hypocrisy is staggering

7. Pete Davidson Issues Mental Health Plea to Kanye West on SNL

8. Survey of battleground House districts shows Democrats with narrow edge

9. Why putting £1m through the shredder is Banksy’s greatest work

10. WATCH: Wayne Snow - Nothing Wrong

Brett Kavanaugh: Mayor Of Keg City, ‘Apprentice’ Creator Literally Fights Tom Arnold 9.18.18

In episode 234, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Wayne Federman to discuss Tom Arnold's fight with Mark Burnett, Senators on both sides delaying the vote on Kavanaugh because of the recent discovery, Trump's war against women, Roger Stone's associate Randy Credico, a new study that finds four distinct personality 'types,' Mark Wahlberg's morning schedule, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Tom Arnold and Mark Burnett in Physical Altercation at Evening Before Emmy Party
2. LAPD on Tom Arnold-Mark Burnett Dispute: ‘No Police Report Filed’
3. 'The Hunt for the Trump Tapes With Tom Arnold' takes aim at 'Apprentice' producer Mark Burnett
4. Trump’s Apprentice Producer Once Did Business With Putin
5. 'Bible' Producers Cut Satan Scenes From 'Son of God' Following Obama Controversy (Video)
6. Kavanaugh, accuser say they’re ready to testify, but how?
7. Dianne Feinstein Refers a Kavanaugh Matter to Federal Investigators
8. California professor, writer of confidential Brett Kavanaugh letter, speaks out about her allegation of sexual assault
9. Brett Kavanaugh’s High School Friend Isn’t Helping the Nominee’s Case
10. Kellyanne Conway: Accuser should not be ignored
11. The Ezra Klein Show: Martha C. Nussbaum on how fear deforms our politics
12. Roger Stone associate Randy Credico meets with Mueller grand jury in Russia probe
13. Roger Stone to Associate: “Prepare to Die”
14. Mueller’s Office Will Grill Him About Roger Stone. He Will Respond With Comedy.
15. Study: people tend to cluster into four distinct personality “types”
16. Mark Wahlberg wakes up at 2:30 a.m. to start his day with a workout
17. WATCH: Dirty Art Club - Queen Persephone

Indica vs Sativa, Best Fast Food Fries 9.3.18

Happy Labor Day! On this bonus episode, Jack and Miles answer fan questions from the Daily Zeitgeist Reddit.

FOOTNOTES:
1. Urinal Hand Washing Fail 

Mark Sucker-Beg, Tom Cruise Is Unstoppable 7.26.18

In episode 198, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Ever Mainard to discuss Facebook losing $123 Billion, how great the latest Mission Impossible film is, Betsy Devos $40 million yacht going adrift, checking back in with Helsinki, 23andMe selling your DNA and More!


Trump Goes Full 1984, WHAT DID YOU DO MILA KUNIS?!? 7.25.18

In episode 197, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Jamie Loftus (The Bechdel Cast) to discuss Tronc / Daily News Media Drama, Demi Lovato Update, Understanding the Cohen / Trump audio, the truth about Almond 'milk,' Mila Kunis on Macaulay Culkin, new Netflix show 'Insatiable,' and more!

The Boy Who Cried War, The Right Is Getting Left Swiped 7.23.18

In episode 195, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Sara June to discuss boring Comic Con, Disney firing James Gunn, the latest episode of Sacha Baron Cohen's show, how hard it is to date as a conservative according to Fox News, Trump threatening Iran on Twitter, Delicious skeleton water, and more!