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 233, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and Natch Beaut Podcast host Jackie Johnson to discuss Drake's new girlfriend, Nike stock booming, Paul Manafort's decision to take a plea deal, Andrew Cuomo beating Cynthia Nixon in the New York primaries, why you should get your flu shot, new theories about how Russia is behind the Cuba 'attacks,' how booze industry heirs are investing in marijuana, the new strongest brands poll, bloidwatch, and more!
In episode 234, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Wayne Federman to discuss Tom Arnold's fight with Mark Burnett, Senators on both sides delaying the vote on Kavanaugh because of the recent discovery, Trump's war against women, Roger Stone's associate Randy Credico, a new study that finds four distinct personality 'types,' Mark Wahlberg's morning schedule, and more!
1. Tom Arnold and Mark Burnett in Physical Altercation at Evening Before Emmy Party
In episode 235, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Billy Wayne Davis to discuss Trump's penis, what conservatives are saying about the sexual assault accusations against Kavanaugh, the Emmy's, Elon Musk's new money guy, Sean Penn's thought's on #MeToo, and more!
1. How Will the President Respond to His Penis Being Described as “the Mushroom Character From Mario Kart”?
2. Nike's New Ad Campaign Celebrates Women Of Mexico
In episode 236, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Ryan Singer to discuss Kylie Jenner's first experience with cereal and milk, the new Space Jam sequel that was announced, more on the Kavanaugh situation, whether or not Bert and Ernie were in a loving relationship, Sony re-releasing the PlayStation Classic, modern-day scooters vs 19th-century velocipedes, and more!
1. Kylie Jenner gave us the courage to admit some of the foods we've never eaten
In episode 237, Jack and Miles are joined by New Player Has Joined podcast hosts Keith Kingbay and Jesse Neil to discuss the new Spider Man game, Trump thinking you can build a wall across the Sahara, more Kavanaugh information, conspiracy theories the right is spreading about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, racist remarks from a Texas superintendent about Deshaun Watson, the release of the new Predator and it's controversy, and more!