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 will 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

In episode 404, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian Eli Olsberg to discuss Tiffany Haddish's audition hack, brand's cashing in on pride month, Trump hitting Mexico with a 5% tariffs on all goods, the lonely Keanu Reeves interview, the Whitney Houston hologram tour, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. Tiffany Haddish's Audition Hack Is Just Another Example Of Hollywood's Racist, Sexist Ways

2. "It was my like M.O." #TheLastOGstar @TiffanyHaddish reveals her "sneaky" way of getting true feedback after an audition

3. M&S launch LGBT sandwich and it’s dividing opinion

4. Which Pride Month Merchandise Actually Helps LGBTQ Causes?

5. Bud Light will sell beer in rainbow bottles for Pride Month

6. Shop These 9 Brands That Go Above and Beyond to Celebrate Queer People

7. Why in the Queer Hell Is Trump Selling Pride T-Shirts?

8. Now Trump Wants To Allow Anti-Transgender Discrimination In Homeless Shelters

9. Trump Says U.S. Will Hit Mexico With 5% Tariffs on All Goods

10. That Keanu Reeves ‘Lonely Guy’ Interview Never Happened, Rep Says

11. in the wake of all this keanu appreciation, a reminder that keanu used to come to the bookstore i worked at every wednesday night on his motorcycle to buy new fiction and sudoku puzzles and would always call 20 minutes in advance and i love him so much

12. Whitney Houston’s Estate Plans a Hologram Tour and a New Album

13. WATCH: YBN Cordae - Have Mercy (Dir. By @_ColeBennett_)

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