The Daily Zeitgeist

The Daily Zeitgeist

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.... Show More
August 7, 2019 74 min

In episode 449, Miles and special guest host Billy Wayne Davis are joined by comedian Caitlin Gill to discuss the future of mall locations, the bad New York Times headline regarding Trump and the mass shootings from the weekend, Republicans going extinct in the suburbs, Aaron Carter catching heat for possibly flipping rescue dogs for profit, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. The Future Of The Mall Might Be On Your College Campus

2. ‘The headline was bad’: New York Times amends front page on Trump’s response to mass shootings after backlash

3. Republicans Fear ‘Extinction in the Suburbs’ Over Gun Control

4. Nebraska GOP tells Republican lawmaker who said party is 'enabling white supremacy' to register as Democrat

5. Aaron Carter denies flipping rescue dogs for profit: 'Don’t try to slander my name'

6. WATCH: Bugseed - Chapter

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