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 380, Jack and special guest host Laci Mosley are joined by comedian and Private Parts Unknown co-host Courtney Kocak to discuss the Avengers: Endgame box office sales, Kanye West's Sunday Service, Britney Spears coming back home, a possible herpes outbreak at Coachella, a measles outbreak in Los Angeles, Trump having a history of being an anti-vaxxer, a 'we already live in black mirror' update, and more!
In episode 381, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Kim Behpoornia to discuss Avengers: Endgame and the Marvel's love of China, Lindsay Graham's shameless when it comes to the impeaching Republicans, Beto's climate change plan, Moby rubbing his dick on Trump, how long to wait to spoil a show or movie, Game of Thrones, and more!
1. ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Obliterates Records With $1.2 Billion Global Debut
In episode 383, Jack and Miles are joined by QAnon Anonymous Podcast's Julian Feeld to discuss guac cheese, the cancellation of Woodstock 50, William Barr being shady in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee, what is going on in the QAnon world, Fed reserve nominee Stephen Moore making racist jokes, all the movies coming out in May, Freddy the parrot, and more!
1. Get Ready to Put This New Guacamole Cheese on Everything
In episode 384, Jack and Miles are joined by Natch Beaut's Jackie Johnson to discuss Taylor Swift's Billboard Music Awards performance, a Scientology cruise chip being quarantined over a case of the measles, William Barr ditching the House Judiciary Committee hearing, the salary you need to make in different cities in the US to be able to buy a home, Stephen Moore withdrawing his name for Fed nomination, Jacob Wohl coming for Pete Buttigieg and making up more stuff, the teachers strikes in...