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 9, 2019 74 min

In episode 451, Miles and special guest host Caitlin Durante are joined by writer and comedian Jocey Coffman to discuss the biggest ICE raid in history in Mississippi, racist Tucker Carlson, food at the Iowa State Fair, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. ICE Raids Miss. Plant After $3.75 Million Sexual Harassment Settlement

2. ICE raids sweep up 680 undocumented immigrants across Mississippi

3. AS #FIRETUCKERCARLSON TRENDS, THE FOX NEWS HOST'S ADVERTISERS INCLUDE A PILLOW COMPANY AND CARIBBEAN RESORTS

4. Iowa State Fair: 57 new foods to try for 2019

5. Sludge: An American Healthcare Story

6. WATCH: Khruangbin - Order of Operations

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