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Louis C(old ta)K(es), Twinning App Makes Dystopia Fun 1.3.19

In episode 301, Jack and special guest host Ever Mainard are joined by comedian Jenny Zigrino to discuss Kanye West and Kim Kardashian expecting baby number four, Kanye's anger at Drake, Louis CK's new problematic comedy set, Popsugar's Twinning app leaking people's photos, Trump's pseudo-press conference, Mitt Romney's op-ed in The Washington Post, what movies predicted about 2019, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Kanye West Slams Drake (Again) for Following Kim Kardashian on Instagram: ‘I Feel a Public Apology in Order’

2. Kim Kardashian West is expecting baby No. 4 via surrogate

3. Louis C.K. Mocks Parkland School Shooting Survivors in Recent Set

4. Yes. Every idiot saying “Uh, this is what Louie’s material has always been like, he’s not doing anything different now” is missing the point.

5. Popsugar’s Twinning app was leaking everyone’s uploaded photos

6. Trump's chaotic post-midterms press conference – video highlights

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

8. Trump’s International Ratings Remain Low, Especially Among Key Allies

9. Mitt Romney: The president shapes the public character of the nation. Trump’s character falls short.

10. 'They're coming:' Flying cars may appear in urban skies by 2023

11. Sheep-Human Hybrids Made in Lab—Get the Facts

12. 6 THINGS MOVIES PREDICT WILL HAPPEN IN 2019

13. The 2020 Tokyo Olympics Were Predicted 30 Years Ago by Akira

14. Bob Einstein Dies: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Actor Who Also Played Super Dave Osborne Was 76
15. WATCH: Amber Mark - Lose My Cool (Franc Moody Remix)

Rihanna To NFL: Na Fam, Four Loko For Rich Whites 10.22.18

In episode 257, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Eric Lampaert to discuss a new cold brew with alcohol, how Netflix is finally starting to cancel shows, John Kelly and John Bolton's shouting match about immigration, the GOP taking up it's racism a notch with a new robo-call, the right's smear campaign of Jamal Khashoggi, Rihanna turning down the Super Bowl in support of Colin Kaepernick, bloidwatch, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Cafe Agave Turns Up The Heat With Launch Of New Spiked Cold Brew, First-Of-Its-Kind Gourmet Coffee Plus Alcohol, 12.5% abv
2. NETFLIX IS SO BIG IT'S FINALLY CANCELING SHOWS. GOOD
3. John Kelly and John Bolton Have Shouting Match Over Immigration
4. Trump: I can’t fix the immigration problem, so Republicans should demagogue it instead
5. Record number of families crossing U.S. border as Trump threatens new crackdown
6. The Trump administration reportedly wants to try family separation again
7. This is a real radio ad currently running in Arkansas in support of Republican Congressman French Hill on radio stations targeted to the African American community.
8. Black Americans for the President's Agenda
9. Fox's Outnumbered smears murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi as being "tied to the Muslim Brotherhood"
10. From travels with bin Laden to sparring with princes: Jamal Khashoggi’s provocative journey
11. For Khashoggi, a Tangled Mix of Royal Service and Islamist Sympathies
12. Trump Jr. Boosts Smear Tying Missing Journalist Jamal Khashoggi to Islamic Terrorism
13. America’s Dilemma: Censuring M.B.S. and Not Halting Saudi Reforms
14. Reconsidering the US-Saudi relationship
15. Rihanna turns down Super Bowl show, backs Kaepernick
16. WATCH: Topaz Jones - Toothache (Official Video)

A Whole Cruz World, Resource Warz! 10.19.18

In episode 256, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Julian McCullough to discuss a profile on Heidi Cruz, Ted Cruz's wife, Facebook's inflated video metrics, the boost of racism in the GOP, how a group of black senior citizens were ordered off a Georgia bus taking them to vote, the mainstream media taking Trump's side in regards to Elizabeth Warren's DNA test, the parts of the world where the resource wars will be fought, updates on the murder of Saudi journalist Khashoggi, the saddest profession, Fran Drescher and Cardi B bringing back 'The Nanny,' a 'Real World' reboot, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. There's now a 'Golden Girls'-inspired cereal and it's flying off the shelves

2. Heidi Cruz Didn’t Plan for This

3. Facebook may have knowingly inflated its video metrics for over a year

4. Democrats mount a Midwestern comeback

5. Thomas Homan: “This caravan issue lays at the feet of the Democratic Party up on the Hill.”

6. Mary Ann Mendoza: “Until our politicians really make a stand…we’re going to continue to see these caravans of people because we have politicians like Nancy Pelosi who encourage them to keep making this trek.”

7. Black senior citizens ordered off Georgia bus taking them to vote

8. White? Black? A Murky Distinction Grows Still Murkier

9. Here’s Where the Post-Apocalyptic Water Wars Will Be Fought

10. When the (Empty) Apartment Next Door Is Owned by an Oligarch

11. Kelly, Bolton Get in Profane Shouting Match Outside the Oval Office

12. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin pulls out of investment conference, rebuking Saudi regime

13. What we know about the 15 Saudis said to have played a role in Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

14. Survey Finds Widespread 'Moral Distress' Among Veterinarians

15. Fran Drescher Says She's 'Talking' to Cardi B's Team About Casting Rapper in a Nanny Reboot

16. ‘Real World’ Reboot Coming to Facebook Watch

17. WATCH: Jordan Rakei - Midnight Mischief (Tom Misch Remix)

Melania “Hot Take” Trump, These 100 Companies Killed The Planet 10.11.18

In episode 250, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Reality Bytes co-host Sofiya Alexandra to discuss Hurricane Michael, Melania Trump's comments on the #metoo movement, Trump's mis-leading op-ed on Medicare-For-All, the right fearing for their lives cause of liberals, Trump's behavior leading to the more corrupt behavior across the world, why stocks are dropping, scientists studying the flipping bottle trick, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Hurricane Michael makes landfall: Florida homes fully submerged – live

2. Melania Trump weighs in on the #MeToo movement

3. Donald Trump: Democrats 'Medicare for All' plan will demolish promises to seniors

4. Democrats seize on cherry-picked claim that ‘Medicare-for-all’ would save $2 trillion

5. ERIC HOLDER: WHEN REPUBLICANS GO LOW, ‘WE KICK THEM’

6. Hillary Clinton: You 'cannot be civil' with Republicans, Democrats need to be 'tougher'

7. Watch Tucker Carlson bumble and stumble and change the subject when he tries to paint "The Left" as a violent mob and his guest brings up Dylann Roof and Charlottesville

8. Rand Paul on political climate: 'I really worry that someone is going to be killed'

9. Turkish officials say a Saudi murder squad is behind journalist's death

10. Bond yields rise to 7-year high. Time to worry?

11. Dow falls 832 points in third-worst day by points ever

12. Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says

13. The Carbon Majors Database

14. Physics holds the key to performing the flipping water bottle trick

15. WATCH: Tajima Hal - For A While

Wait, Is Trump ... Racist? 1.12.18

In episode 63, Jack & Miles are joined by comedian Sara June to discuss Menghazi crims Steven Seagal, James Franco, plus Dan Harmon's apology to Megan Ganz, his former writer, Trump's blatant racism towards people of color, white panthers, & more.