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Bird Box Office Bonanza, Conservatives Catch Woman Dancing 1.4.19

In episode 302, Jack and special guest host Jamie Loftus is joined by comedian Caitlin Durante in this Bechdal Cast take over to discuss the Bird Box challenge, the Masked Singer television show, the video of Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez that has offended conservatives, all the women who were sworn in to Congress this week, the government shut down, Trump's press briefing, the 2019 Coachella line up, Apple stock going down, a frozen remnant in the Solar System, the hacking of Migos, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Netflix warns against Bird Box challenge as dangerous trend goes viral

2. Who Are The Masked Singer Celebrity Contestants? These Are Our Best Guesses

3. Introducing 'The Masked Singer,' Featuring Television's Hottest Peacock-Hippo Battle

4. Conservatives Have Exposed AOC’s Incredibly Wholesome Past

5. What is the problem here? Do we live in Footloose Town? Was I unaware that we were living in Footloose Town this entire time?

6. New members sworn in to most diverse Congress ever – in pictures

7. Dirty parks, closed museums: The government shutdown grinds on

8. Mitt Romney Says Trump ‘Has Not Risen to the Mantle of the Office’

9. Poll: Iowa Republicans Would Reelect Trump, But They’d Also Welcome a Primary

10. President Trump makes surprise statement in White House briefing room

11. Coachella 2019 lineup: Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala to headline

12. ‘Idris Elba Performing at Coachella?’ The Story Behind His DJing Career

13. Apple and Samsung feel the sting of plateauing smartphones

14. A year and a half ago, I went on a crazy two and a half week odyssey in support of the @NASANewHorizonsmission. Four countries, two and two half Pacific crossings, two occultations, and two nights on Mauna Kea. #UltimaThule#UltimaFlyby#MU69occ

15. The Most Distant Place We’ve Visited

16. Did a Brockton man hack the Twitter page of Migos rapper Takeoff?

17. WATCH: Megapuss - Theme From Hollywood

Rick Rolls On Manafort, Pet Cemetery = Military Propaganda? 8.7.18

In episode 206, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and writer Dan O'Brien to discuss the lack of language for our modern times, Rick Gates testifying against Paul Manafort, the many issues with voting in Georgia primaries, Steven Seagal joining Kremlin, the many films that were made with direct influence from the Pentagon, Johnny Depp's new film being pulled, the failure that is MoviePass and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh comes on to discuss The Bachelorette finale.


FOOTNOTES:

1. Why Are There So Few Female Magicians?

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LA ‘sterilized’ its streets for the ’84 Olympics—how will it treat the homeless in 2028?

3.
Los Angeles Could Be One Of The Few Cities The Olympics Can’t Ruin

4.
Zeynep Tufekci recommends 3 books on how technology shapes us

5.
The Alarming Way Netflix Customizes Itself To Our Tastes

6.
Rick Gates Testifies He Committed Crimes With Paul Manafort

7.
670 ballots in a precinct with 276 voters, and other tales from Georgia’s primary

8.
‘The Bachelorette’ addressed Garrett’s Instagram controversy — but left out a crucial detail

9.
Fans are upset with Bachelorette Becca Kufrin because of her anxiety-shaming

10.
Steven Seagal, actor, black belt, and now Kremlin 'special representative'

11.
Here Are 410 Movies Made Under The Direct Influence And Supervision Of The Pentagon

12.
Johnny Depp’s Notorious B.I.G. Movie City of Lies Has Been Pulled From Release

13.
MoviePass Now Limited to 3 Movies Per Month

14.
WATCH: BADBADNOTGOOD - Boogie No. 69










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!