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
October 15, 2020 76 min

In episode 737, Jack and Miles are joined by performer and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss polls for the 2020 election, Trump begging women to like him, Trump retweeting conspiracy theories about Obama Bin Laden, Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing answers, Beverly Hills shutting down Halloween, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

  • Pennsylvania polls: Rust Belt state becomes a battleground over election security
  • ‘Hilariously Embarrassing’: Women Mock Trump’s Desperate Plea For Them To ‘Like’ Him
  • Did Joe Biden Kill Seal Team 6 And Let Bin Laden Live? Donald Trump Says Sure, Why Not
  • Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing: Day 3
  • Beverly Hills Bans Trick-Or-Treating & Shave-Creaming For Halloween 2020
  • WATCH: Ras G - Dirty Cutlass
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