There’s more news and less comprehension today than any historical period that didn’t involve literal witch trials, and trying to stay on top of it all can feel like playing a game of telephone with 30 people, except everyone’s speaking at the same time and like a third of them are openly racist for some reason. From Cracked co-founder Jack O’Brien, THE DAILY ZEITGEIST is stepping into that fray with some of the funniest and smartest comedic and journalistic minds around. Jack and co-host Miles Gray spend up to an hour every weekday sorting through the events and stories driving the headlines, to help you find the signal in the noise, with a few laughs thrown in for free.
In episode 479, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Dana Donnelly to discuss Fox & Friend's thoughts on the climate strike, a classic unhinged Giuliani interview, a possible explanation to the Havana syndrome, a correction on the millennials growing horns story, caffeinated yogurt, Halloween costumes, 6ix9ine testifying in court, a Rambo: Last Blood review, and more!
In episode 480, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Pallavi Gunalan to discuss Greta Thunberg's speech at the climate summit and the right's reaction, Trump admitting he spoke to the Ukrainian president, the 2019 Emmy's, the Lenny Dykstra and Bagel guy fight being canceled, Lenny Kravitz looking for his sunglasses, Tinder's secret streaming service, and more!
In episode 481, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Tiff Stevenson to discuss Fox News apologizing for guest calling Greta Thunberg 'mentally ill,' Trump admitting to the whole Ukraine scandal, a possible impeachment, millennials killing the Amtrak dining cart, Harvard's admission numbers based off of race, Gucci's Milan fashion show, and more!
1. A Fox News guest called Greta Thunberg ‘mentally ill.’ The network apologized for the ‘disgraceful’ comment.
In episode 482, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Eric Lampaert to discuss Jurassic Park 3 getting the gang back together, the CIA memo about Trump's call with the Ukrainian president, Rudy Giuliani losing his mind on Fox, Mitch McConnell pushing through the resolution to release the whistleblower complaint, Trump's approval rating, Samuel L...
In episode 483, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Mano Agapion to discuss the possible impeachment and the whistleblower complaint, Wall Street democrats threatening to vote for Trump if Elizabeth Warren is nominated, more terrifying information about China's facial recognition technology, a replacement for the Bagel Boss fight, and more! Plus Right Wing Watch's Jared Holt calls in to discuss the right's reaction to the whistleblower complaint.