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In episode 499, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Tiff Stevenson to discuss Chick-fil-A being kicked out of the UK, the Trump Administrations reactions to the words 'quid pro quo,' impeachment polls, Mitt Romney's burner Twitter account, the weekend box office, the Martin Scorsese versus Marvel thing still happening, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  1. Days after opening its first U.K. restaurant, Chick-fil-A announces the location will close
  2. Check out the LONG pause from SecState Mike Pompeo after George Stephanopoulos calls him out for stiffly refusing to discuss Mick Mulvaney's devastating admission of a quid pro quo this week.
  3. Mick Mulvaney publicly confirmed Trump used aid to Ukraine as leverage to get the Ukrainian govt to do political favors for him -- but he now claims he was misinterpreted because he never literally said the words "quid pro quo"
  4. "You said what you said!" - absolutely BRUTAL grilling of Mulvaney by Chris Wallace on quid pro quo.
  5. Watching Jordan bumble his way through a response about Mick Mulvaney’s press conference is my favorite clip of the night
  6. What Our Poll Shows About Impeachment Views in 6 Swing States
  7. This Sure Looks Like Mitt Romney’s Secret Twitter Account (Update: It Is)
  8. 'Zombieland 2' raises the stakes with Terminator zombies, Obama's 'Beast' limo and Elvis
  9. Zombieland: Double Tap Proves the Zombie Craze Will Never Die
  10. Martin Scorsese Compares Marvel Movies to Theme Parks: ‘That’s Not Cinema’
  11. Martin Scorsese Clarifies Controversial Comments About Marvel Movies
  12. Francis Ford Coppola’s Slam on Marvel Films Fuels Debate Sparked by Martin Scorsese
  13. WATCH: back to basics - headie one feat skepta (hudmo refix)

In episode 485, Jack and Miles are joined by trans super model and comedian Arisce Wanzer to discuss a possible new Uber recording option, the State Department investigating Hillary's email's again, the Trump administration taking to the news to defend the whistleblower situation, Trump's civil war threats, divestment as a solution to climate change, personality being an indicator of the music folk listen to, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Uber might let you record the audio of your ride if the driver is being creepy

2. State Dept. intensifies email probe of Hillary Clinton’s former aides

3. Kevin McCarthy again displays his unique brand of incompetence and dishonesty.

4. "This is an exercise in obfuscation" -- Stephen Miller has no response when Chris Wallace presses him about why Trump went against his own Pentagon & State Department and withheld Ukrainian aid

5. Rudy Giuliani, Joe diGenova Rage at Fox News Bombshell on Ukraine-Biden Plan

6. Trump Pressed Australian Leader to Help Barr Investigate Mueller Inquiry’s Origins

7. Trump Was Repeatedly Warned That Ukraine Conspiracy Theory Was ‘Completely Debunked’

8. Trump’s Twitter tirades about treason and civil war reveal a dangerously unfit president

9. Money Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns

10. Silicon Valley’s Crisis of Conscience

11. Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon want companies and investors to embrace a new idea of value. Here’s where to begin

12. Maladaptive personality and psychopathy dimensions as predictors of music and movie preferences in US adults

13. WATCH: Parallel Dance Ensemble - Weight Watchers (Official)

In episode 484, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus is joined by Ethnically Ambiguous co-host Shereen Younes to discuss Hailey and Justin's wedding, the career of Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelensky, Trump administration slashing refugee numbers allowed in for resettlement, AOC's new plan for inequality, the American Library Association canceling Melvil Dewey, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. JUSTIN & HAILEY BIEBER WEDDING PISSING OFF HOTEL GUESTS ... Pool, Spa Off Limits!!!

2. Volodymyr Zelensky Plays Himself

3. What Zelenskyy’s prophetic “Servant of the People” TV show suggests for his further steps

4. Ukraine’s New Leading Man

5. Love in the Big City

6. Trump administration plans to slash number of refugees for U.S. resettlement

7. A JUST SOCIETY

8. Down With Dewey

9. TICKETS to see ETHNICALLY AMBIGUOUS at the CHICAGO PODCAST FESTIVAL - October 16th!

9. WATCH: Azizi Gibson - High [Audio]

In episode 472, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Closure: The Podcast That Never Ends host Eli Olsberg to discuss the new Apple releases, Elizabeth Warren scaring Wall Street executives, the 2020 election polls, Fox New's trying to figure out if we need another 9/11, John Bolton refusing to leave quietly, Hasbro's Ms. Monopoly, Trump administration going after vaping, the Caroline Calloway essay, KFC's sexy Colonel Sanders, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. What we’re still waiting for after Apple’s iPhone 11 event

2. Jim Cramer Says Wall Street Execs Are Panicking About Elizabeth Warren Presidency: ‘She’s Gotta Be Stopped!’

3. Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren are tied at 26 percent in this new poll

4. Trump lashes out after poll says he would lose badly in 2020 to Biden, Warren, Sanders and Harris

5. Trump is trying to discredit recent polls because he’s losing in nearly all of them

6. Poll: Ahead of debate, Warren leads in favorability among Democratic voters

7. Ainsley Earhardt remembers September 11th: "Many people out there didn't vote for President Bush but they were supportive of our country ... No one was kneeling when the national anthem was played. How do we get back to that without another 9/11?"

8. Andrea Mitchell: Bolton 'not leaving quietly,' will return to TV to bash Trump

9. Hasbro announces Ms. Monopoly, 'the first game where women make more than men'

10. Trump administration readies ban on flavored e-cigarettes amid outbreak of vaping-related deaths

11. I Was Caroline Calloway

12. KFC is apparently creating a Colonel Sanders dating sim

13. KFC Invites Fans Along For Its Crazy Marketing Ride

14. WATCH: Mildlife - The Magnificent Moon

In episode 439, Jack and Miles are joined by writer, podcaster, and film critic Vince Mancini to discuss laugh tracks, a preview of the Mueller testimony, Joe Biden's prep for the upcoming debates, the mail bomber's Trump obsession, the fall of the Commerce department, Louisiana officers being fired for their Facebook posts attacking AOC, China investing in the US movie industry, why Leonardo DiCaprio doesn't want to talk about Titanic, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Canned laughter 'makes jokes funnier'

2. With Three Simple Answers, Mueller Can Speak Volumes

3. Nadler: DOJ directive to Mueller is part of 'ongoing cover up' from Trump administration

4. Biden, Scrutinized for Crime Bill, Unveils Plan to Reduce Mass Incarceration

5. Biden announces plan to counteract mass incarceration

6. Here Are the Lineups for the Next Democratic Debates

7. Mail Bomber’s Trump Obsession Contributed To Radicalization, Lawyers Say

8. TRUMP’S COMMERCE SECRETARY KEEPS FALLING ASLEEP DURING MEETINGS

9. ‘It’s a disaster over there’: Commerce reaches new heights of dysfunction

10. 2 Louisiana police officers fired over Facebook post suggesting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot

11. Japanese And Taiwanese Flags Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun

12. Leonardo DiCaprio (sort of) addresses the Titanic door controversy with Jack's death

13. Could Jack Have Fit on the Titanic Door? Let's Examine the Modern Cinema Debate of Our Time Through the Years

14. Watch Kate Winslet prove once and for all there was room on the door for Jack in ‘Titanic’

15. WATCH: Kilo Kish - San Pedro

In episode 433, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Matt Lieb to discuss the Chambong, Fox & Friends laughing at Trump's racists tweets, the Trump administration defending Trump's racism, Russian intel planting the Seth Rich conspiracy theory, Scarlett Johansson addressing the backlash against her, the backlash from a black woman playing 007, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. How to Use a Chambong

2. Fox and Friends hosts laugh about Trump’s tweets this am telling Reps. AOC, Omar, Pressley, and Tlaib to “go back” to the "crime infested places from which they came"

3. Here's Marc Short, Pence's chief of staff, defending Trump's racist tweets this morning by claiming that he can't have had "racist motives" because Elaine Chao serves in his cabinet, and he's making the point that Ilhan Omar never says positive things about the U.S..

4. ‘I don’t think the president’s intent in any way is racist’: Pence’s Chief of Staff Marc Short defends Trump's tweets about four U.S. congresswomen.

5. Russian intel planted Seth Rich conspiracy theory: report

6. Scarlett Johansson addresses past backlash for playing roles based on trans characters and other minorities

7. Bond's number is up: black female actor 'is the new 007'

8. Lashana Lynch—a Black Woman—Is Taking Over as 007. It’s About Damn Time.

9. The black woman who will be the next 007: New James Bond film will feature British actress Lashana Lynch taking over the famous codename (but that doesn't stop legendary agent trying to seduce her)

10. Is Captain Marvel’s Lashana Lynch Playing The New James Bond?

11. Why the Latest Bond 25 Rumor Has the Internet Both Shaken and Stirred

12. 7 Insanely Dark James Bond Scenes They Hope You Forget

13. WATCH: Clams Casino - Bookfiend Ft. DOOM

In episode 414, Jack and Miles are joined by I'm Too Effing High podcast's James Mastraieni to discuss Toronto Raptors winning the NBA championship, whether or not Airbud was actually good at basketball, Elizabeth Warren surging in California, Cuba Gooding Jr turning himself in for groping a woman, the new Shaft movie, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh joins to talk about the Trump Administration making claims about Iran with no evidence.

FOOTNOTES:

1. Here Are Some Cool Guys Who Are Now NBA Champions

2. ACTUALLY, AIR BUD SUCKS AT BASKETBALL

3. California poll: Warren surges to second, Harris falls to fourth

4. Most millionaires support a tax on wealth above $50 million, CNBC survey says

5. US holds Iran 'responsible' for reported Gulf attacks on tankers

6. CUBA GOODING JR. HAND ON ACCUSER IN SURVEILLANCE VIDEO FROM BAR

7. Shaft Review: A Master Class in Toxic Masculinity and Shitty Movie-Making

8. Shaft review – regressive sequel swaps out style for ugly homophobia

9. Samuel L. Jackson had so many notes on the 'Shaft' script

10. WATCH: sir Was - Deployed (feat. Little Dragon) (Official Audio)