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The Smoking Saw, Shop Til THEY Drop 12.5.18

In episode 287, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and frequent podcast guest Jamie Loftus to discuss a dating app for the right, how Netflix figuring out how to keep Friends on their streaming service, the White House correcting Trump's comments on the trade wars with China, how Robert Mueller is recommending little to none jail time for Michael Flynn, the Senate agreeing that MBS is behind Jamal Khashoggi's murder, the hacking of the GOP, pregnant women being discriminated against to the point of miscarrying in packing factories, a writer getting death threats over their critique of Ariana Grande's new music video, Sarah Hyland being attacked on Twitter for posting a GoFundMe page for her cousin's death, Kevin Hart stepping up to host the Oscars, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Righter: The Dating Site for Those Who Can’t Get Laid Because of Their Love of Trump

2. Netflix Will Keep ‘Friends’ Through Next Year in a $100 Million Agreement

3. White House corrects top aide on China negotiations timeline

4. Mueller Recommends No Prison Time For Flynn After His ‘Substantial’ Help

5. Saudi crown prince exchanged messages with aide alleged to have overseen Khashoggi killing

6. Khashoggi mystery fixes spotlight on Saudi official described as crown prince’s strategist, enforcer

7. GOP senators come out and say it: The Trump administration is covering up Khashoggi’s killing

8. Exclusive: Emails of top NRCC officials stolen in major 2018 hack

9. Miscarrying at Work: The Physical Toll of Pregnancy Discrimination

10. LGBT Site Writer Calls Ariana Grande’s New Video ‘Anti-Queer,’ Removes Byline After ‘Death Threats’

11. ‘Modern Family’ Star Sarah Hyland Calls Out People With ‘Negative Thoughts’ About Her Cousin’s Death: ‘How Dare You Attack’

12. Why Oscar Host Has Become the Least Wanted Job in Hollywood

13. Kevin Hart Confirms He’s Hosting the 2019 Academy Awards

14. WATCH: Radiant Children - Go Left (Official Audio)

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

Nacho Dad’s Pepper Spray, Mueller Report To Be LIT 11.27.18

In episode 281, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Alison Stevenson to discuss the weekend box office, Melania's White House Christmas decorations, the Mueller Report coming out soon, the US climate report, the situation with the immigrants seeking asylum at the Mexico/US border, Jerry Springer's new show, Google trends and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Ralph Breaks the Internet

2. Creed II

3. Melania Trump unveils the 2018 White House Christmas decorations

4. Mueller report will be 'devastating' for the president: Frequent Trump defender

5. Trump Administration’s Strategy on Climate: Try to Bury Its Own Scientific Report

6. U.S. Climate Report Warns of Damaged Environment and Shrinking Economy

7. San Ysidro border crossing closed for hours; U.S. officials fire tear gas at migrants

8. US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence

9. Fox & Friends guest defends use of pepper spray on migrant caravan: "It's natural. You could actually put it on your nachos and eat it."

10. Trump’s Cheerleaders Praise the Border Patrol for Tear-Gassing Toddlers

11. U.S. closes major crossing as caravan migrants mass at border in Mexico

12. Mexico: Tijuana declares humanitarian crisis over migrant caravan

13. Health impacts of chemical irritants used for crowd control: a systematic review of the injuries and deaths caused by tear gas and pepper spray

14. Jerry Springer Will Return to TV Reborn As Judge Jerry

15. Thicc Strip: A Body Positive Strip Show Tickets

16. Daily Zeitgeist Merch on Tee Public

17. Daily Zeitgeist at Chicago Podcast Festival Tickets

18. WATCH: Letherette - Langsette (instrumental)