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
November 14, 2019 72 min

In episode 516, Miles and special guest host Jamie Loftus are joined by comedian Allen Strickland Williams to discuss Jason Bigg's vulgar tweeting history, how the right is handling the impeachment inquiry, Hillary Clinton considering another presidential run, the war on thanksgiving, Disney +, Moby's new tattoo, Chuck E. Cheese getting rid of their animatronic band, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  • 21 Important Questions About This Photo Of Jason Biggs And Mr. Mucus
  • Jason Biggs' vulgar tweets
  • Jason Biggs's Ugly Twitter Rant Reveals That He's Kind of a Sh*tty Guy
  • Diplomats detail Ukraine pressure campaign at first open impeachment hearing — live updates
  • GOP counsel’s defense of back channel to Ukraine: ‘Not as outlandish as it could be’
  • Fox Cuts To Commercial When Schiff Starts Asking Questions At Open Hearing
  • Fox News cuts to commercial during the open impeachment hearing right when Adam Schiff begins asking questions
  • GOP senator: Republicans don't have votes to dismiss impeachment articles
  • Clinton says she is being urged by ‘many, many, many people’ to run in 2020
  • A History of the War on Christmas
  • The Environmental Impact Of Your Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Despite what conservative media say, liberals are not trying to “cancel” Thanksgiving
  • ‘Fox’ illustrates ‘American’ holiday with Mexican take on Thanksgiving dinner
  • Disney+ already has over 10 million users
  • Moby Really Fuckin' Loves Animals, Man
  • Chuck E. Cheese’s is breaking up the animatronic band
  • WATCH: Another Chuck E. Day | Chuck E. Cheese Songs
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