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

In episode 260, Miles and special guest co-host Culture King Jacquis Neal are joined by actor and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss Megyn Kelly's apology for her blackface comments, the homemade bombs sent to Obama, Clintons, and others, the caravan coming to scare the GOP, out of control robocalls, McDonalds new breakfast menu items, updates on the WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia, the Titanic II going to set sail by 2022, a lonely boy's birthday, and more!

FOOTNOTES:

1. "I want to begin with two words, I'm sorry..The country feels so divided and I have no wish to add to that pain and offense. I believe this is a time for more understanding, more love, more sensitivity and honor..Thank you for listening and for helping me listen too." Megyn Kelly

2. Homemade bombs sent to Obama, Clinton and CNN offices, officials say

3. CNN 'bomb' - live: At least six suspicious packages sent to Obama, Clintons and news media organisations across US

4. A Wave of Misinformation About the Migrant Caravan Is Spreading on Social Media

5. Forget Trump Hysteria, Here’s How the Migrant Caravan ‘Crisis’ Really Began

6. September 2018 Nationwide Robocall Data

7. McDonald’s announces new monster-sized breakfast sandwich/hangover cure

8. Latest Update On WWE Crown Jewel Plans

9. WWE CROWN JEWEL RUMORED TO BE RELOCATED TO AMERICAN CITY

10. Titanic II could sail as soon as 2022

11. Arizona boy's heartbreaking birthday party prompts surprise invite from Phoenix Suns

12. WATCH: Zion I - Kale

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