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
September 24, 2019 72 min

In episode 480, Jack and Miles are joined by comedian Pallavi Gunalan to discuss Greta Thunberg's speech at the climate summit and the right's reaction, Trump admitting he spoke to the Ukrainian president, the 2019 Emmy's, the Lenny Dykstra and Bagel guy fight being canceled, Lenny Kravitz looking for his sunglasses, Tinder's secret streaming service, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. WATCH: Greta Thunberg to world leaders: 'How dare you? You have stolen my dreams and my childhood'

2. Fox guest Marc Morano attacks 16-year-old Greta Thunberg's "message of fear ... There's reports now in Europe where kids are getting anti-anxiety medication, they believe they're gonna die. She is the Greta Effect. She's causing and instilling fear in millions of kids"

3. @DineshDSouza: Children—notably Nordic white girls with braids and red cheeks—were often used in Nazi propaganda. An old Goebbels technique! Looks like today’s progressive Left is still learning its game from an earlier Left in the 1930s

4. Greta Thunberg glares at Donald Trump arriving at United Nations after scolding international politicians over climate change

5. Trump’s takeover of GOP forces many House Republicans to head for the exits

6. Emmys 2019: 12 things to know, from a quiet end for ‘Game of Thrones’ to that Jenny McCarthy red-carpet disaster

7. LENNY DYKSTRA CALLS OFF BAGEL GUY BOXING MATCH ... 'Won't Be Rescheduled'

8. I’m missing this pair of sunglasses after my show in LA at the Shrine this weekend. They are incredibly sentimental to me, they are vintage and they belonged to a family member. Hoping to get them back, no questions asked. Any information please email kravitzglasses@gmail.com

9. Inside Tinder’s Secret Streaming Series (EXCLUSIVE)

10. Tinder Created a Show to Give Its Users Something to Hook Up About

11. WATCH: Y La Bamba - Gabriel

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