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 395, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Blake Wexler to discuss Grumpy Cat passing away, Robert Pattinson playing Batman, William Barr threatening democrats and more interesting revelations from the Mueller Report, QAnon ruining a cities earth day celebration, Rudy Giuliani doing more dumb stuff, Mel Gibson's problematic new movie, and more!
1. Grumpy Cat Has Earned Her Owner Nearly $100 Million In Just 2 Years
In episode 396, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Brooke Van Poppelen to discuss Arnold Schwarzenegger being kicked in South Africa, Justin Amash finally finishing up reading the Mueller Report, Trump being angry at Fox News for covering presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, Game of Thrones finale thoughts, and more!
1. Arnold Schwarzenegger speaks out after being attacked at South Africa event
In episode 397, Jack and Miles are joined by journalist and author Amy Westervelt to discuss Guy Fieri’s hair causing STRESS, the new season of Real World, ‘Born in the USA’ isn’t actually what you think it is, Joe Biden, Trump hating on Fox, Trump hating on Clean Air, John Wick, Detective Pikachu, an update on Operation: Varsity Blues, and more!
1. Guy Fieri's Wife Lori Says She 'Always' Asks Him to Change His Spiky, Bleach Blonde Hair
In episode 398, Jack and Miles are joined by singer-songwriter and host of the Peace Of Mind Podcast Bhi Bhiman to discuss the return of New Coke, Hope Hicks and more being subpoenaed, the release of the new Aladdin movie, who your cartoon crush was, Christopher Nolan's new movie, Chris Broussard's 'friendship' with Kevin Durant, and more!
1. We regret to inform you that Stranger Things is bringing New Coke back from the Upside Down
In episode 399, Jack and Miles are joined by Creature Feature podcast host Katie Goldin to discuss Moby creeping on Natalie Portman, a Buzzfeed report on sexual misconduct by Tony Robbins, Russian documents revealing desire to manufacture a race war in the US, everyone's different pooping habits, and more!
1. Natalie Portman criticises 'creepy' Moby over 'disturbing' account of friendship