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 1449, Jack and Miles are joined by musician, poet, author, comedian, and host of Cold Brew Got Me Like, Chris Crofton, to discuss… So… France Is On Fire Now, I’ve finally found common ground with Melania… and more!
So… France Is On Fire Now
Why are there protests in France?
Why So Many People in France Are Protesting Over Pensions
King Charles’s visit to France postponed amid protests
In episode 1450, Miles and guest co-host, Pallavi Gunalan, are joined by author of Unwired: Gaining Control Over Addictive Technologies, Professor Gaia Bernstein, to discuss… The Pope’s Puffy Jacket Was An AI Fake Sadly, Apple Also Ignoring The Total Lack of Enthusiasm for VIRTUAL REALITY, UNWIRED and more!
The Pope’s Puffy Jacket Was An AI Fake Sadly
The swagged-out pope is an AI fake — and an early glimpse of a new reality
In episode 1451, Miles and guest co-host, Andrew Ti, are joined by
In episode 1450, Miles and guest co-host, Andrew Ti, are joined by podcaster and author of Stash: My Life In Hiding, Laura Cathcart Robbins to discuss...the GOP's favorite catch-all dogwhistle, Mammoth meat from Down Under, the many hats of Stormy Daniels, and much more!
1. Why Republicans Abandoned Their Economic Message | The New Republic
In episode 1452, Miles and guest co-host Andrew Ti are joined by writer, TV producer, and host of The War On Cars, Doug Gordon, to discuss… Homeschooling Isn’t A Solution To School Shootings You F**king Ghouls, Case In Point.. A School Administrator in Florida Wrote A $100K Check to “Elon Musk”, AI is being Used in courts? Is this good.....
In episode 1453, Miles and guest co-host super producer Becca Ramos are joined by journalist and podcaster, Molly Lambert, to discuss… Narcan Was Approved By The FDA For Over-the-Counter Sales, Trump is “topping the charts”, Disney Just Mousef**ked DeSantis’ Takeover Plan and more!
Narcan Was Approved By The FDA For Over-the-Counter Sales
How the drug industry uses fear of fentanyl to extract more profit from naloxone