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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)

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)

Facebook Is Trash Part 6,997; XO Fake Tour Life 11.16.18

In episode 276, Jack and Miles are joined by Yo Is This Racist? podcast host Andrew Ti to discuss a fake band who booked a European tour, Michael Avenatti's questionable arrest, Melania's dismissed of Mira Ricardel from the White House, votes in Florida being disqualified over mismatched signatures, Facebook leaders blatant denial of Russia's influence on their site, the Sour Patch Kids cereal, Australia's existential crisis over onion placement on their sausages, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. L.A. Band Threatin Faked a Fanbase To Land a European Tour No One Attended

2. Avenatti Arrest Draws in Stormy Daniels and Jacob Wohl

3. Mira Ricardel, Aide Who Crossed Melania Trump, Is Removed From Her White House Role

4. VOTE-BY-MAIL BALLOTS CAST IN FLORIDA

5. In Florida Recount, Sloppy Signatures Placed Thousands of Ballots in Limbo

6. Russian Influence Reached 126 Million Through Facebook Alone

7. Delay, Deny and Deflect: How Facebook’s Leaders Fought Through Crisis

8. Sour Patch Kids Cereal Is Real. Here's How to Get It

9. The iconic Bunnings sausage sizzle is undergoing a change for safety reasons!

10. Australians Declare Existential Crisis Over Onion Placement

11. WATCH: Mack Browne & The Brothers - Bumpy's Lament

NRA vs Legitimate Science, Keurig ‘Cept For Booze 11.14.18

In episode 274, Jack and Miles are joined by Creature Feature host Katie Goldin to discuss sugar-monitoring groups coming for milkshakes with over a thousand calories, Tucker Carlson's lies, Trump's France trip going poorly, Melania demanding a security aide be fired, the NRA's beef with medical professionals, Keurig and DrinkWorks teaming up to make an automated booze machine, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Sugar-monitoring group goes after “freakshakes” that contain over 1,000 calories

2. I was at the protest outside Tucker Carlson’s house. Here’s what actually happened.

3. Trump's Paris trip marked by missed moments -- and a dire warning

4. President Trump blames Secret Service for canceling cemetery trip in France

5. In a stunning move, Melania Trump calls for ouster of a top national security aide

6. NRA's enemies list: Most of America

7. Reducing Firearm Injuries and Deaths in the United States: A Position Paper From the American College of Physicians

8. Surprise: Physician Group Rehashes Same Tired Gun Control Policies

9. Why Can't the U.S. Treat Gun Violence as a Public-Health Problem?

10. Nurses, surgeons fire back at NRA with pictures of gun trauma: '#ThisIsMyLane'

11. Drinkworks and Keurig have created a pod-based cocktail machine

12. Creature Feature Podcast

13. WATCH: Che Vuole Questa Musica Stasera - Peppino Gagliardi

14. The Daily Zeitgeist Merch on Tee Public

15. Tickets for Daily Zeitgeist Live show at UCB Sunset in Los Angeles

Trump’s Words Have Power, Egg McMuffins On Steroids 10.25.18

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