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 506, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Billy Wayne Davis to discuss the rising sea levels, the Trump/Ukraine call transcript, Netflix giving us the option to speed up or slow down the content, how Instagram runs our lives, Bill Murray getting a job, and more! Plus super producer Anna Hossnieh joins to discuss Demi's Moore's member Inside Out. Happy Halloween!

FOOTNOTES:

  • Rising Seas Will Erase More Cities by 2050, New Research Shows
  • White House Ukraine Expert Sought to Correct Transcript of Trump Call
  • DIRECTOR PAUL FEIG THE NETFLIX SPEED-UP THING SUCKS ... Don't Mess with Our Art!!!
  • INSTAGRAM IS PUSHING RESTAURANTS TO BE KITSCHY, COLORFUL, AND IRRESISTIBLE TO PHOTOGRAPHERS
  • Bill Murray works at an airport P.F. Chang's now
  • Demi Moore Lets Her Guard Down
  • WATCH: Jimetta Rose - Master of Disguise
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