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 637, Jack, Miles, and Jamie are joined by comedy writer and podcaster Cody Ziglar to discuss Joe Biden talking to Charlemagne the God, Riverdale, Capone, Avatar: The Last Airbender, and more!
@JoeBiden telling a black person this morning the following: "If you have a problem figuring out whether you're for me or Trump, then you ain't black."
He Makes Archie Deep and Sabrina Dark. Meet Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa...
In episode 638, Jack and Miles are joined by the Randy and Jason Sklar to discuss people's lack of social distancing on Memorial Day weekend, misinformation being spread about coronavirus, this week in racist white women behavior, and more!
No social distance here: Videos show Americans packing parks, beaches for Memorial Day
Florida scientist says she was ousted after refusing to manipulate state’s COVID-19 data
In episode 640, Jack, Miles, and Jamie are joined by super producer (and co-host of Ethnically Ambiguous and Deckheads) Anna Hossnieh to discuss a Republican testing positive for Covid-19 but hiding it from Democrats, White House forgoing their summer economic forecast, Tom Cruise making a movie in space, and more! Plus Stef Alexander AKA rapper P.O.S. joins us to talk about the protests going on in Minneapolis after the murder of George Floyd...