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 this edition of The WeekTrend Update, Jack and Miles discuss the passing of Diane Feinstein, the cops finally solving Tupac's murder (by watching a documentary), flooding in NYC, Trump's shark-tinged electric vehicle rant, a Trumpdictment update, the Sarah Huckabee Sanders lectern scandal, and the Tom Hanks/dental plan commercial!
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In episode 1557, Jack and Miles are joined by writer, documentarian, host of Team Human, and author of Survival of the Richest: Escape Fantasies of the Tech Billionaire, Douglas Rushkoff, to discuss… How Tech Billionaires Are The Cause Of... And Think They Are The Solution To All Of Earth's Problems, Circular Economic Models vs...
In episode 1558, Jack and Miles are joined by writer, actor, comedian, and host of Parenting Is A Joke, Ophira Eisenberg, to discuss… OK JESUS FINE WE’LL TALK ABOUT KEVIN MCCARTHY, Amy Coney Barrett’s Cult Is Being Looked Into By The FBI, The Propaganda for Roman Concrete, The Las Vegas Sphere Is Trippy As Hell – And Also Wildly Controversial and more!
Amy Coney Barrett’s Cult Is Being Looked Into By The FBI
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In episode 1559, Jack and Miles are joined by actor, TV writer, and comedian, Graham Kay, to discuss…McCarthy Is Out and Sh*ts About To Get Real…Pathetic, FEMA’s Emergency Alert = Zombie Apocalypse? Mean Girls On TikTok Is Just Quibi (And Another Way To Screw Writers And Actors) and more!
Sean Hannity reports that Donald Trump is interested in becoming the next speaker of the House
In episode 1560, Miles and guest co-host Super Producer Joelle Monqiue are joined by writer, performer, filmmaker, and host of Past Perfect, Simone Polanen, to discuss… Joe Biden Never Stopped Building Trump’s Border Wall, Matt Gaetz The New Madison Cawthorn? 2023’s Halloween Candy Map Is Here, The Drew Barrymore Show’s Writers Don’t Want To Go Back To The Drew Barrymore Show and more!
Joe Biden Never Stopped Building Trump’s Border Wall