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 390, Jack and Miles are joined by the Inside Conan podcast hosts Jessie Gaskell and Mike Sweeney to discuss the Natty Light college internship, Ben Shapiro's meltdown on BBC, the new conservative Daily Show, an analysis of Mike Huckabee's 'best jokes,' Hollywood coming for Georgia's heartbeat bill, the story behind Taylor Swift's Reputation, and more!
In episode 391, Jack and Miles are joined by Teen Creeps co-host Kelly Nugent to discuss a video of millennials trying to use a rotary phone, celebrity naval cheese, the escalation of trade wars, how the GoFundMe for the wall was a scam, the end of the Sixers season, Game of Throne baby names, and more!
1. Teenagers trying to make phone call on ancient apparatus
2. British museum displays cheese made from navel bacteria of celebrities
In episode 392, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian and The Worst podcast host Greta Titelman to discuss the Hershey bar redesign, Megan Rapinoe kneeling for the anthem in solidarity, Donald Trump Jr trying to evade the law, how the Game Of Thrones cast feels about the last season, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh pops in to talk about the The Bachelorette premiere.
In episode 393, Miles and special guest host Laci Mosley are joined by singer, activist, actress and world famous Drag Queen DJ Pierce aka Shangela to discuss a father scamming the police, iPhone users possibly being able to sue Apple, Elizabeth Warren coming for Fox News, Alabama basically banning abortion, luxury glacier water, Britney Spears revealing some info about her situation finally, a shade check with Paris Hilton and Kamala Harris, Game of Thrones petitioning HBO, and more! Check...
In episode 394, Jack and Miles are joined by Go Fact Yourself co-host J. Keith van Straaten to discuss the sexiest accents in the US, more on what is going on with the abortion bills in south, Game of Thrones fan theories, the new Taco Bell hotel, McDonalds teaming up with US Embassies, Chris Rock rebooting the Saw franchise, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh pops in to talk about what is going on with the US and Iran...