News O'Clock

Get the good, the bad, and the “wait, what???” of everything happening online & IRL each day. Hosted by Hayes Brown and Casey Rackham, dropping every weekday evening.

News
Society & Culture
1
Julián Castro’s American Tour
Also: happy autumnal equinox, y’all
27 min
2
Remembering RBG
Also: we’re doing planks in her honor over here
29 min
3
Regrets? We Have A Dew
Also: so long, summer 2020
19 min
4
The Much Ignored Pains Of Womanhood
Also: we never did quite get the hang of Thursdays.
24 min
5
Health and Human Disservices
Also: College football y u do this
22 min
6
Pollution Solutions
Also: Friday is gonna be weird
28 min
7
Our Vanished Year
Also: Venus sounds lovely this time of year
22 min
8
Introducing The Deciding Decade with Pete Butti...
2 min
9
Coming This Fall: The Pandemic?
Also: stay safe, West Coast
21 min
10
The West Is On Fire
Also: are...we ready for...some football?
20 min
11
A Salute To The “Suckers”
Also: 100 episodes!!
26 min
12
Amber Ruffin Is A Sloppy Little Boy — Her Words!
Also: wow, we missed...a lot, huh?
26 min
13
White Saviors? No. Queer Satorialists? Yes.
Today’s Drink O’Clock: All Day Frozé
17 min
14
Removing Blackface Episodes Isn’t A Slam Dunk
Today’s Drink O’Clock: Dark & Stormy
20 min
15
“The Office” And The Gym In One Place
Today’s Drink O’Clock: a six-pack of your beer of choice
23 min
16
Going In Purse First With Jenny Slate
Today’s Drink O’Clock: Mango White Claw
24 min
17
Issa And The Apocalypse
Today’s Drink O’Clock: Strawberry margaritas
21 min
18
The Tumblr Sex Blog Train Has Left The Station
Also: try not to miss us too much!!
20 min
19
Inside China’s Internment Camps
Also: what...a...day.
25 min
20
Through The Looking Glass At The RNC
Also: no joke, just pls take Hurricane Laura seriously
20 min
21
Climate Change Brings A Heavy Rainn
Also: Bacon Mango sounds like the weirdest smoothie ever
26 min
22
You Can Stan Under Her “Umbrella”
Also: good luck to the Gulf Coast..
23 min
23
Mr. Biden’s Opus
Also: Dress codes? In MY remote classroom?
17 min
24
Can I Get A Whitmer?
Also: RIP Drunk History
30 min
25
Court-Martialing The Postmaster-General
Also: CHOCOLATE SNOW!!
22 min
26
Q Among Us
Also: Klob’s got the jokes
24 min
27
Congress Can’t Come To The Crisis Right Now
Also: Boats boats boats.
23 min
28
What’ll It Be — The Dog Or The Boyfriend?
Also: congrats on making it to Friday, fam.
20 min
29
Teen Talk / Yakkin’ With Youth
Also: shoutout to Russel Crowe for carrying out Anthony Bourdain’s legacy.
22 min
30
Fumbling The College Football Season
Also: wear a mask for Stevie Nicks!
26 min
31
What’s Next After “America First”
Also: someBODY once told me the world is full of COVID
27 min
32
Shots Fired At The NRA
Also: college football players of the world, unite!
24 min
33
The Clock is Ticking On TikTok
Also: New Zealand continues to straight chill.
16 min
34
Scaachi Goes Negative
The Greatness of “Not Great”
18 min
35
“Black Is King” But Bey Is Queen
Also: Hakuna Matata? Beyoncé? She could never.
23 min
36
Mail Privilege
Also: Instagram Stories are a horror story these days
23 min
37
The Black Hand’s Murders
Also: Webber has a lot of nerve critiquing anyone tbh
16 min
38
Everything Is “Connected,” Man
Also: Adele, drop the Xmas album.
23 min
39
Who Can You Antitrust These Days?
Also: earthquakes, not a fan!
19 min
40
Murder Just Over The Border
Also: George R. R. Martin’s reckoning is nigh!
25 min
41
Spies In the Lone Star State?
Also: what if we just give Emmys to everyone this year, they deserve.
22 min
42
The War Inside Facebook
Also: we’re gonna annex Gigi Hadid’s bathroom as our own.
28 min
43
Taylor, Are You Trying To Tell Us Something?!
Also: Werner Herzog would be an amazing baseball announcer.
20 min
44
Bob The Drag Queen
Also: person...woman...man...camera...TV.
23 min
45
On The Run From War And COVID
Also: srsly, you want this under-desk exercise bike
21 min
46
On The Ground In Portland
Also: The best next host of Jeopardy. (Who is Betty White?)
24 min
47
Ex-Employees Say "Ellen" Isn't Very Nice
Also: moooooon….witches...powerrrrr!!
21 min
48
Gloria Allred Wants Justice for Epstein's Victims
Also: ain’t no party like a Mario Party
23 min
49
Meanwhile, Back At “The Office”
Also: well, now I really want chili.
20 min
50
The Arctic Is On Fire
Also: Beans.
22 min
51
The Eviction Crisis Is Already Starting
Also: Gen Z really loves Fall Out Boy???
18 min
52
A Historic Supreme Court Win For Native Rights
Also: Jinkies! Velma is officially part of the LGBTQ community.
21 min
53
All The President’s Taxes
Also: New York is in the tropics now?
21 min
54
The Real George Soros
Also: shoutout to listeners who have sent us voice memos!
22 min
55
A Recipe For Parental Disaster
Also: neither East nor West Coast is having a good time rn
21 min
56
The One and Only Jenny Slate
Also: Hayes is also not a lawyer.
21 min
57
Drug Overdoses Didn’t Stop When COVID-19 Started
Also: everything you need to know about Kanye’s presidential bid
20 min
58
Huge Companies Are Boycotting Facebook
Also: Vanilla Ice wyd???
25 min
59
Masks Are The New Condoms
Also: Happy Canada Day, Canucks! 🍁
24 min
60
The Blackface Conundrum
Also: a fitting tribute to Elijah McClain
22 min
61
D.C. Is Closer Than Ever To Being A State
Also: state flags are a trip, y’all.
25 min
62
The Legacy of Stonewall
Also: the Arctic is, uh, kinda hot rn, guys.
19 min
63
It’s Time To Set Some Boundaries With Your Parents
Also: RIP Chuck E. Cheese?
19 min
64
Baby, You’re A Firework
Also: some chill vibes for your nerves.
21 min
65
NASCAR Is Gearing Up For A Change
Also: next we want the story behind “Kazaam.”
22 min
66
Barr v. Berman
Also: lol, remember murder hornets?
22 min
67
A Very Special, Very Dope Juneteenth Episode
No also: only Black excellence today.
34 min
68
Two Out of the “Queer Eye” Fab Five Ain’t Bad
Also: the Tale of Officer McMuffin
23 min
69
A Historic LGBTQ Supreme Court Case and The Man...
Also: America is historically sad and the data proves it.
18 min
70
How The Cops Became An Army
Also: The Case of the Malicious Milkshake
22 min
71
August Is When The Real Economic Pain Begins
Also: Gen Z is made up of monsters.
22 min
72
What’s The Difference Between “Defund The Polic...
Also: Man, Bowie knew how to talk about racism.
22 min
73
Inside The Zoom Call That Sparked A Crisis At C...
Also: we regret to inform you that the celebs are at it again.
24 min
74
White Savior Movies Are NOT What We Need Right ...
Also: Lizzo stays winning.
20 min
75
What’s Next For The NFL And Its Black Players?
Also: Vanderpump drama is exactly what we needed.
24 min
76
Beware The Fake Protest Posts
Also: The Golden Gate Bridge is a giant wind instrument now.
22 min
77
Happy Birthday, Breonna Taylor
Also: We host our very first awards show.
23 min
78
Trump Thinks The Protests Will Help Him Win Lik...
Also: K-Pop stans stay undefeated.
23 min
79
The Government Can Now Secretly Spy on Protestors
Also: the musical sensation that nobody asked for!!
19 min
80
The “Right Way” To Protest Is A Myth
Also: Trump really loved the Tiananmen Square crackdown.
21 min
81
America Is On Fire And Trump Wants More Gas
Also: K-pop stans are the hardest workers on the internet.
25 min
82
How To Adult When The World Is Falling Apart
Also: Monkeys stole the coronavirus. You heard me.
23 min
83
George Floyd Didn’t Have To Die
Also: the French are at it again.
21 min
84
We Can Still Have (Virtual) Bridal Showers Duri...
Also: The Big Bang Theory is bad. Period.
22 min
85
When A Karen Stops Being A Meme And Starts Bein...
Also: the Rat Wars will be the worst part of 2020.
24 min
86
Issa Rae Won't Let the Pandemic Slow Her Down
Also: The Most Underappreciated Rom-Coms
22 min
87
Is America Done Buying Stuff?
Also: ASMR stands for Annoying Sounds Made Relaxing
19 min
88
The W.H.O. Said What Now?!
Also: strawberry bugs. We’re sorry.
21 min
89
Always Look On The Bright Side Of Crime
Also: Mindy Kaling + Legally Blonde 3 = OMG u guys.
23 min
90
Danger In The Reservations & The President Is T...
Also: Snoop Dogg has a new white lady best friend.
24 min
91
The Other Plague & A Quest for Martinelli’s App...
Also: JFC “Greased Lightin’” what the hell.
27 min
92
You Got Problems, We Got Stephen & I Ain’t Afra...
Also: Casey has never had a burger wtf.
28 min
93
States Are Blocking Abortions During The Pandem...
Also: r u a l33t haxx0r?
24 min
94
Whose Food Is This Anyway & Robert Pattinson: G...
Also: The curtain finally raises on the Hamilton film!
26 min
95
A Mandemic A Plandemic A Canaldemic & The Fall ...
Also: RIP Little Richard [sad whooo]
28 min
96
To All The Moms Out There & Robin Sparkles Shin...
Also: prayers 4 Brian May’s butt.
26 min
97
“Chosen Ones” Is Your Book Club Jam & Justice f...
Also: Tom Cruise IN SPACE.
25 min
98
The Uncertain Science of COVID-19 & A Letter Found
Also: apologies to Jennifer Hudson fans.
26 min
99
Nice As All Heck & Harry Potter Squared!
Also: Oscar winner Nicolas Cage is a sexy cat.
30 min
100
May The Fourth, Etc. & Sparkle Vampires: The Ne...
Also: MURDER HORNETS
25 min