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 656, Miles and guest host Scam Goddess Laci Mosley are joined comedian Mamoudou N'Diaye to discuss AMC's flip-flopping mask policy, navigating Hollywood while Black, junk food making a come back, and more!
AMC Won’t Require Masks, CEO Says, Fearing ‘Political Controversy’
AMC Will Now Require Face Masks, Reversing Policy After Mass Outrage
In episode 657, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Guy Montgomery to discuss Trump's Tulsa rally, a petition for the city of Columbus to change it's name to Flavortown, Scientology trying to use Covid-19 to recruit, and more!
How TikTok Users Targeted Trump Rally
Organized TikTok campaigns jammed up Trump rally tickets by the hundreds
Did TikTokers and K-pop fans foil Trump’s Tulsa rally? It’s complicated...
In episode 658, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Culture Kings podcast co-host Jacquis Neal to discuss Trump slowing down coronavirus testing, Trump facing back-lash for tweeting out race-baiting videos, Facebook advertisers pulling out, a cop 'finding a tampon' in his drink, and more!
'I don't kid': Trump contradicts aides and insists he meant it when he asked for coronavirus testing to be slowed down
In episode 660, Jack and Miles are joined by Inside Voices and Good Christian Fun podcast co-host Kevin T. Porter to discuss Wilmington police being fired over racist comments, third degree racism, racist hiring practices, a cop lying about a tampon in his coffee, Jenny Slate and Kirsten hell leaving roles where the voiced black characters, the Netflix top ten, and more!
Fired Wilmington cop: “We are just going to go out and start slaughtering them f—— ni—–...