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 938, Jack and Miles are joined by Ethnically Ambiguous podcast's Shereen Younes to discuss Joe Biden's plan for reducing gun violence, growing violence in the right's ideology, more nonsensical critical race theory discussions by the right, a GOP politician threatening to send a hit squad after rival, the GOP pretending to care about climate change, Britney Spears speaking out about her conservatorship, the upcoming live action Snow White, Jerry Seinfeld's new pop tart movie, and...
In episode 939, Jack and guest host Jacquis Neal are joined by Left Handed Radio's Adam Bozarth to discuss the building collapsing in Miami, the Supreme Court blocking a child slavery lawsuit, Nielsen ratings coming to streaming, and more!
Collapsed Miami condo had been sinking into Earth as early as the 1990s, researchers say
In episode 940, Jack and Miles are joined by American Hysteria's Chelsey Weber-Smith to discuss people continuing to refuse to work for exploitive wages, Miles Taylor claiming he will stop Trump, a study showing that vaccines may have lasting immunity, the Pentagon having zero explanation for UFO's, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh pops in for Anna's Streaming Corner!
Where Jobless Benefits Were Cut, Jobs Are Still Hard to Fill
In episode 941, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Jennifer Jajeh to discuss American attitudes towards Palestine shifting, if Covid-19 will disappear from public view like the AIDS pandemic, the Delta variant, and more!
Demolitions begin in occupied East Jerusalem’s Silwan
Poll: Many Democrats want more US support for Palestinians
Opinions | AIDS disappeared from public view without ending. Will covid-19 do the same?
In episode 942, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and My Momma Told Me's host Langston Kerman to discuss another manufactured border crisis, charges coming to Trump's top executive, the democrats doing their own January 6th commission, Andrew Giuliani getting zero votes from GOP leaders, the spectator who caused the Tour De France crash, the new Clifford the Big Red Dog film, and more!
In episode 943, Jack and Miles are joined by Sparkleside Chats with Magical Girl Ayu host's Ayumi Shinozaki to discuss Republicans threatening January 6th commission committee members, cops avoiding being filmed by playing pop music, the Pacific Northwest's disastrous heatwave, why business for psychics is booming during the pandemic, and more!