Wilbur Ross

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 225, Jack and Miles are joined by Go Fact Yourself's J. Keith van Straaten to discuss Colin Kaepernick's Nike sponsorship, polls showing that Democrats are gaining advantage in midterms, the Kavanaugh hearing, Bob Woodward's new book 'Fear,' Crazy Rich Asians breaking records, the devastating museum fire in Brazil, the New Yorker Festival controversy, Damien Chazelle's new film 'First Man,' and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. @TuckerCarlson: Colin Kaepernick sitting during the national anthem is a way of making a generalized attack against the country that makes him and Nike rich

2. Outrage grows after #Nikepicks Colin Kaepernick as the new face of its #JustDoItcampaign – your thoughts?

3. The Senate races where Trump approval is losing ground

4. Poll: Democrats regain clear advantage in midterms shaping up as referendum on President Trump

5. The Kavanaugh hearing

6. Bob Woodward’s new book reveals a ‘nervous breakdown’ of Trump’s presidency

7. Trump called Attorney Jeff Sessions a 'traitor,' and said 'Everybody's trying to get me,' according to an explosive new Bob Woodward book

8. 'Crazy Rich Asians' Becomes Most Successful Studio Rom-Com in 9 Years at the U.S. Box Office

9. What Was Lost in Brazil’s Devastating Museum Fire

10. The Steve Bannon-New Yorker controversy, explained

11. 'First Man': Neil Armstrong film fails to fly flag for US patriotism

12. Marco Rubio and the Right’s Bogus Attacks on Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong Movie ‘First Man’

13. Damien Chazelle defends 'First Man' amid flag controversy

14. WATCH: Robert Glasper Experiment - No One Like You (KAYTRANADA Remix/Audio) ft. Alex Isley

In episode 208, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Jamie Loftus to discuss more Papa John awkwardness, a survey for the best full-service restaurants, leaked audio of Devin Nunes from a private fundraiser, Omarosa's tapes, GOP's corrupt members Rep. Chris Collins and Wilbur Ross, free speech arguments about Alex Jones, Trump's following, how Jack would fix the Oscars, and more!

FOOTNOTES:
1. TAKEAWAYS FROM PAPA JOHN'S AWWWWKWARD EARNINGS REPORT

2. Top fast-food, full-service restaurants for customer satisfaction named in new ACSI survey

3. In leaked audio from a private fundraiser, Nunes concedes that that if candidate exploited stolen emails that were given to them by a foreign government, "then that's criminal."

4. At another point, Nunes suggests that Republicans would more aggressively pursue impeaching Rod Rosenstein, but if they did, "the Senate would have to drop everything they're doing, and then take the risk of not getting Kavanaugh confirmed... it's a matter of time."

5. NUNES explicitly links midterm elections w/GOP's ongoing efforts to aid Trump's coverup: "If Sessions won't unrecuse & Mueller won't clear the president, we're the only ones. Which is really the danger...we have to keep these seats. If we don't keep majority, all this goes away."

6. Omarosa Secretly Recorded Trump and Played the Audio to Others, Sources Say

7. Why Rep. Chris Collins’s insider trading arrest is a huge deal — and also totally unsurprising

8. New Details About Wilbur Ross’ Business Point To Pattern Of Grifting

9. Free Speech Scholars to Alex Jones: You’re Not Protected

10. Will Kicking Alex Jones Off Of Social Media Backfire?!? Nope.

11. Giuliani: This Case Isn't Going To Fizzle, It's Going To Blow Up On Mueller

12. For Most Trump Voters, ‘Very Warm’ Feelings for Him Endured

13. Trump's core support remains solid, but a significant minority of Republicans have soured, study finds

14. WATCH: DOWN WITH THE SICKNESS KAROKE

15. WATCH: Washed Out - It All Feels Right

Notes App Clap Back, Alt-Right Summer Anthem 5.31.18

In episode 159, Miles and guest co-host Edgar Momplaisir are joined by comedian Jamie Loftus to discuss Dinesh D'Souza's pardon by Trump, Kim Kardashian's meeting with Trump over prison reform, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announcing the trade wars are back on, how Melania has gone missing for a couple weeks now, a Christian movie about Trump and how some guy predicted it all, a new white nationalist song letting you know it's okay to be white, Stockton, California being the first city to try universal basic income, Drake's response to Pusha T in his notes app, and more.