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In episode 361, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Jena Friedman to discuss April fool's jokes from different brand, Trump doubling down on his threat to close the border, allegations against Joe Biden, how Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezo's phone, Skrillex protecting us from mosquitos, PewDiePie's youtube rivalry, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. It’s April Fools’ Day. Here’s 2019′s updating, depressing, and comprehensive list of pranks and hoaxes.

2. Trump White House presses threat to close U.S.-Mexico border this week

3. Democrats fume as Trump cuts Central American aid

4. Joe Biden Scrambles to Stem Crisis After Lucy Flores’s Allegation

5. Bezos Investigation Finds the Saudis Obtained His Private Data

6. Dubstep artist Skrillex could protect against mosquito bites

7. PewDiePie concedes defeat to YouTube rival T-Series

8. WATCH: Paul White - Returning

In episode 305, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Megan Gailey to discuss the burnout generation, Trump's lack of knowledge about how the government shut down goes who it impacts, the continuous push for a border wall by the right, the lie Trump told about Syria, Kevin Spacey's delusional come back plan, pizza math, and more! Plus Behind The Bastards Robert Evans and super producer Anna Hossnieh join to discuss the story of the young Saudi woman trying to escape her family.

FOOTNOTES:

1. How Millennials Became The Burnout Generation

2. My Family Abducted And Tricked Me Into A Forced Marriage

3. Saudi teenager who fled her family allowed to stay in Thailand for now

4. Flying without a man: The mysterious case of Dina Ali

5. “Which former presidents told President Trump, as he said, that he should’ve built a wall? All their representatives have denied that that was the case.” @halliejackson to @VPMike Pence

6. OH: TRUMP DIDN’T REALIZE A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN WOULD SHUT DOWN THE GOVERNMENT

7. Millions face delayed tax refunds, cuts to food stamps as White House scrambles to deal with shutdown’s consequences

8. Delta, United, and JetBlue pilots are warning that flying will become more dangerous as government shutdown continues

9. To build the wall, Trump is sacrificing airport security during the government shutdown

10. ‘No different from my original statements’: Trump denies changes to Syria exit plan

11. Fox News host fact-checks Sarah Sanders

12. Kevin Spacey pleads not guilty in Nantucket court to indecent assault

13. Kevin Spacey pulled over for speeding hours after appearing in court

14. Kevin Spacey is plotting a comeback — and ‘is still getting acting offers’

15. An 18-inch pizza has more pizza than two 12-inch pizzas, and people are losing it

16. WATCH: Saba - SIRENS ft. theMIND (Official Video)

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 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

In episode 260, Miles and special guest co-host Culture King Jacquis Neal are joined by actor and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss Megyn Kelly's apology for her blackface comments, the homemade bombs sent to Obama, Clintons, and others, the caravan coming to scare the GOP, out of control robocalls, McDonalds new breakfast menu items, updates on the WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia, the Titanic II going to set sail by 2022, a lonely boy's birthday, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. "I want to begin with two words, I'm sorry..The country feels so divided and I have no wish to add to that pain and offense. I believe this is a time for more understanding, more love, more sensitivity and honor..Thank you for listening and for helping me listen too." Megyn Kelly

2. Homemade bombs sent to Obama, Clinton and CNN offices, officials say

3. CNN 'bomb' - live: At least six suspicious packages sent to Obama, Clintons and news media organisations across US

4. A Wave of Misinformation About the Migrant Caravan Is Spreading on Social Media

5. Forget Trump Hysteria, Here’s How the Migrant Caravan ‘Crisis’ Really Began

6. September 2018 Nationwide Robocall Data

7. McDonald’s announces new monster-sized breakfast sandwich/hangover cure

8. Latest Update On WWE Crown Jewel Plans

9. WWE CROWN JEWEL RUMORED TO BE RELOCATED TO AMERICAN CITY

10. Titanic II could sail as soon as 2022

11. Arizona boy's heartbreaking birthday party prompts surprise invite from Phoenix Suns

12. WATCH: Zion I - Kale