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Noted Hotness Expert Michael Rapaport, Trump Hiding Bad News In The Holidays? 12.21.18

In episode 299, Jack and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by Daniel and Jorge Explain the Universe hosts Daniel Whiteson and Jorge Cham to discuss Michelle Obama's Balenciaga boots, Michael Rapaport's comments about Ariana Grande, Trump's decision on Syria, women leaving Trump's camp, a Vanity Fair article about the culture of sexual assault at Georgetown Prep, products being ditched by big brands, Rachel McAdams glamorous breast pumping photos, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Michelle Obama's Balenciaga Thigh-High Boots Are Metallic, $4000, And Absolutely Perfect

2. This Actor's Sexist Tweet About Ariana Grande Is Getting Major Backlash Online

3. No one knows what’s happening with Trump’s Syria decision

4. Trump Administration to Lift Sanctions on Russian Oligarch’s Companies

5. Women Who Love Trump

6. “MEN FOR OTHERS, MY ASS”: AFTER KAVANAUGH, INSIDE GEORGETOWN PREP’S CULTURE OF OMERTÀ

7. Chick-fil-A, Chevy, Apple are among the companies ditching merch next year

8. What’s missing in all the praise of Rachel McAdams’s high-fashion breast pump photo shoot

9. One-Quarter Of Mothers Return To Work Less Than 2 Weeks After Giving Birth, Report Finds

10. WATCH: Reverie - Black Hearts

Laura Loomer Is a Hero, Make Masculinity Fragile Again 12.3.18

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

Cohen, Cohen, Gone; Can We Eat That Giant Cow? 11.30.18

In episode 284, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Blair Socci to discuss more shady Les Moonves behavior, accusations of misconduct against Tom Brokaw, a quick look at how Alexander Acosta helped cover Jeffrey Epstein's crimes, Michael Cohen's guilty plea, the mess that is Trump's network, that one giant cow in Australia, John Krasinski working out in The Rock's gym, how Hostess Cakes is launching cereals in honey bun and donettes form, Steph Curry being the best, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. 'If Bobbie talks, I'm finished': How CBS boss Les Moonves tried to silence an accuser

2. This new Les Moonves story is a case study in how the system works to protect powerful men

3. Tom Brokaw Accuser Calls on Comcast to Hire ‘Outside Counsel’ to Investigate NBC Misconduct Claims

4. How a future Trump Cabinet member gave a serial sex abuser the deal of a lifetime

5. Katie Couric, Woody Allen: Jeffrey Epstein's Society Friends Close Ranks

6. A decade before #MeToo, a multimillionaire sex offender from Florida got the ultimate break.

7. The one weird court case linking Trump, Clinton, and a billionaire pedophile

8. Giuliani accuses Mueller of filing Cohen charges to mar Trump's G-20 summit

9. President Donald Trump calls ex-attorney Michael Cohen a "weak person" who is "trying to get a reduced sentence" after Cohen's guilty plea

10. Trump’s night-owl calls to Roger Stone in 2016 draw scrutiny in Mueller probe

11. Roger Stone associate Jerome Corsi on rejecting Mueller plea

12. Meet Knickers, the giant cow that is neither a cow nor a giant

13. John Krasinski on Dwayne Johnson's crazy gym: 'It was like alien spaceships had landed'

14. Hostess Cakes Launched Cereals In Donettes & Honey Bun Form

15. Girl named Riley Morrison asks @StephenCurry30 why his sneakers don’t come in girls sizes. Steph responds.

16. WATCH: The Go! Team - Feelgood By Numbers

Exorcisms Are Up! Netflix For Birthers 11.28.18

In episode 282, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Jono Zalay to discuss Fox New's new Netflix: Fox Nation, evil percolating in the zeitgeist, Trump bragging that he blow's Ronald Reagan away, Scott Pruitt working with 'Fox and Friends' to control the narrative when it came to his appearances, Beto O'Rourke buzz, more shady news out of Russia, Paul Manafort lying to Robert Mueller, a gender reveal party gone wrong, a woman breaking marathon records on Taco Bell, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Pre-industrial workers had a shorter workweek than today's

2. Why a medieval peasant got more vacation time than you

3. Netflix for Conservatives? Fox News Introduces Fox Nation, a Streaming App

4. The real resonances, and warnings, of Weimar Germany

5. EXPERTISE AND SENSATIONAL REPORTAGE IN WEIMAR BERLIN

6. American Exorcism

7. Trump brags, ‘I blow Ronald Reagan away’

8. ‘Fox & Friends’ Fed Interview Script to Trump’s EPA Chief, Emails Show

9. THE CASE FOR BETO O’ROURKE

10. Russia-Ukraine Fight Over Narrow Sea Passage Risks Wider War

11. Mueller: Manafort Has Lied To Investigators Since Plea Deal

12. Manafort held secret talks with Assange in Ecuadorian embassy, sources say

13. Border Patrol agent pleads guilty to starting Arizona wildfire

14. This Woman Downed Taco Bell to Crush a 273-Mile Record

15. Daily Zeitgeist Merch on Tee Public (Discount code for 25% off: Zeitgang)

16. WATCH: Fishmans - ナイトクルージング

R.I.P.ete and Ariana, Psych! Rogue Killer 10.16.18

In episode 253, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Ryan Singer to discuss the break up of Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande, Meghan Markle's pregnancy, Trump's 60 Minutes interview, Elizabeth Warren's ancestry, Saudi Arabia possibly copping to killing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the most and least efficient fast food restaurants, Tom Delonge's failing UFO project, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. And they said it wouldn’t last: Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande have broken up

2. Meghan Markle, Prince Harry announce pregnancy

3. Zurawik: Here's what really matters about Trump's '60 Minutes' interview

4. Lesley Stahl backing Trump into a corner on Kim Jong-un here is how every journalist should have been pressing him in every situation and needs to press him from now on.

5. When Lesley Stahl asks about why Trump never has a bad word to say about Putin, he goes off on everything he thinks he has done to stand up to him and immediately tries to distract with China.

6. President Trump to Lesley Stahl: "Lesley, it's okay. In the meantime, I'm president--and you're not."

7. Elizabeth Warren Fights Trump’s ‘Pocahontas’ Taunt With DNA Test Proving Native American Roots

8. President says at debate he'll offer Warren $1 million to charity if she'll take DNA test, followed by him denying it just moments ago.

9. Trump Says He’ll Only Donate To Charity If He Can Test Elizabeth Warren’s DNA Himself

10. Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

11. The Trail of Clues in the Disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

12. Saudis Weigh Saying Journalist Was Killed by Mistake

13. The 2018 QSR Drive-Thru Study

14. All the dumb things? UFO project has $37 million deficit

15. WATCH: Mick Jenkins - Understood

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

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

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?

2.
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










Literal Culture Wars, Tom Cruise Spousal Wishlist 7.20.18

In episode 194, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Dave Huntsberger to discuss a case of reefer madness in Oklahoma, how conservatives are starting to edge towards Putin's ideologies, how white nationalism is on the rise, QAnon merch being sold on Amazon, bloidwatch, and more!