Trends Like These

Trends Like These is a weekly round-up of what's trending on Facebook, Twitter and all over the Internet. We'll prepare you to chat around the water cooler about celeb Twitter beefs, mysteriously colored dresses, flat Earth, Starbucks cups and so much more! We'll dig past the easily shareable headlines to try to get to the real story! Brought to you every Friday by Travis McElroy and Brent Black. We're real life friends talking 'bout Internet trends!

Patreon's Big Mistake, Russia Barred from Olympics, Bryan Singer, Michael Flynn, Terrible Men with Courtney Enlow, Resistbot co-creator Jason Putorti, 2018 Midterm Preview, California Wildfires, Super-Bad Gun Bill Passes in the House, Killer Cop Sentenced

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Guests: 
Courtney Enlow
Guests: 
Jason Putorti

INTRO 0:25
 
News Just Keeps Going
Dilly Dilly
The Disaster Artist
Bevs Like These
 
BEYOND THE HEADLINES 6:39
 
Christmas Tree Costume Girl
Russia Barred from Olympics
Patreon's Big Mistake
California Wildfires
 
TERRIBLE MEN 32:45
 
Time's POTY: "The Silence Breakers"
Danny Masterson & House of Cards S6
John Conyers & Al Franken
Bryan Singer
Trent Franks & Blake Farenthold
Roy Moore
19 Allegations Against Trump
INTERVIEW: Courtney Enlow
 
RESISTBOT CO-CREATOR JASON PUTORTI 1:15:34
 
POLITICS ROUNDUP 1:36:02

Michael Flynn
Trump's Self-Implicating Tweet
Are Pence's Hands Clean?
What If Trump Got Impeached?
HR 38: Super-Bad Gun Bill
Tax Bill Post-mortem
2018 Midterm Preview
 
TIDBITS 2:13:42
 
Gay Wedding Cake SCOTUS Case
Trump Names Jerusalem New Israeli Capital
Walter Scott Killer Cop Sentenced to 20 Years
28 Senators Protest FCC's Net Neutrality Plan
 
WI-FIVE 2:20:53
 
OUTRO 2:23:29

Matt Lauer, Trump Tweets, #CyberMonday, New York Times Nazi, Creepy White House Decor, Angela Lansbury, North Korea Missile, Garrison Keillor, Republican Tax Bill, Jeffrey Tambor, YouTube Child Exploitation, Al Franken, John Conyers, and more!

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INTRO 0:24

Travis' phone call w/Mel Brooks
Does Thanksgiving Need an Orgy?
Bevs Like These

BEYOND THE HEADLINES 7:28

New York Times Neo-Nazi
Cyber Monday
Trump in re: Time Magazine
YouTube Child Exploitation
Seth Myers: Best Feminist?
Prince Harry/Meghan Markle
Creepy White House Decor

TERRIBLE MEN 35:11

Jeffrey Tambor
Nick Carter
Chef John Besh
John Lasseter
Charlie Rose
Matt Lauer
Garrison Keillor
Russell Simmons
Angela Lansbury(?!)
Israel Horovitz
Access Hollywood Tape Fake?

POLITICS ROUNDUP, PT 1 46:58

Resistbot
Net Neutrality

TERRIBLE (POLITICS) MEN 59:36

Joe Barton and Wes Goodman
Al Franken and John Conyers
Project Veritas and Roy Moore

POLITICS ROUNDUP, PT 2 1:09:30

Trump's Tweets
Republican Tax Bill

TIDBITS 1:36:23

North Korea Missile Test
Rex Tillerson To Be Fired, etc

WI-FIVE 1:41:28

OUTRO 1:43:47

Al Franken, Roy Moore, Republican Tax Bill, “Terrible Men” with Rachel Stine, Papa John’s, Trump Tweets, Is “Get Out” a Comedy? Taylor Swift: Secret Nazi? Marijuana Overdose Debunk, Violent Protests In Poland, Steve Mnuchin Photo

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INTRO 0:25

Travis is in Chicago

Bevs Like These

Healthcare.gov

Australia votes for marriage equality

BEYOND THE HEADLINES 3:41

Papa John’s Neo-nazi Tweet

Taylor Swift: “Secret Nazi?”

“Get Out” vs Golden Globes

Marijuana Overdose Debunk

Poland Nationalist March

TERRIBLE MEN w/RACHEL STINE 29:52

POLITICS ROUNDUP 51:31

Trump Tweets

Roy Moore

Al Franken

Sexual Harassment in Congress

Steve Mnuchin Money Photo

Republican Tax Bill Update

TIDBITS 1:26:00

Don Jr. & Wikileaks

Cards Against Humanity vs. Trump

Shep Smith debunks Uranium One

North California Shooting

Keystone XL Pipeline Leaks

Russian Ambassador re: Trump Campaign

WI-FIVE 1:33:49

OUTRO 1:35:01

Terrible Men, 2017 Election Results, Doctor Who Costumes, Dry Clean Dress, iPhone Glitch, Disney Bans L.A. Times, Church Shooting, Kessler Verified, Stranger Things 2 Story, Transgender Elected Officials

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Guests: 
Tybee Diskin

INTRO 0:23
Doctor Who Costume
Bevs Like These
Dry Clean Dress

HEADLINES 9:21
iPhone Glitch
Disney Bans LA Times
Church Shooting (CW: Gun violence)
Kessler Verified
Stranger Things 2 Story (SPOILER WARNING) 44:20
--With special guest Tybee Diskin

TERRIBLE MEN (CW: Sexual Assault and Abuse) 1:06:25

POLITICS ROUND UP 1:35:27
2017 Election Results
Transgender Elected Officials
Tidbits

WI-FIVE 1:52:57

OUTRO 1:55:06

Court Blocks Trans Ban, Donna Brazile and the DNC, Starbucks Holiday Cup, Anthony Rapp Speaks Out, Non-Smoker Vacation, iPhone Brassiere Folder, Fast and the Furious Beef, 250 Million a Day, Republican Tax Reform Bill, Trump Re-Election, Manafort Indicted

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INTRO: 0:25

ACA Open Enrollment
Travis is Sick
Bevs Like These

BTH: 7:52
Starbucks Holiday Cup
Anthony Rapp Speaks Out (CW: Sexual Assault/Abuse)
Non-Smoker Vacation
Iphone Brassiere Folder
Fast and the Furious Beef

POLITICS ROUND-UP: 49:38
250 Million a Day
Republican Tax Reform Bill
Trump Re-Election
Donna Brazile and the DNC
Court Blocks Trans Ban
Manafort Indicted
Tidbits

WI-FIVE: 1:39:02

OUTRO: 1:40:37

JFK Files, Kid Rock, After Death, Emily Nash, Amazon Key, James Toback, Jeff Flake, Protesters Tried, 5 Presidents, George H.W. Bush

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Intro 0:25

Brent’s Sick
Media Reccs
Bevs Like These

Headlines 6:29

Kid Rock Final Update
After Death
Emily Nash
Amazon Key
James Toback

Politics Round-Up 39:29

Jeff Flake Retires
JFK Files
Inauguration Protesters Tried
5 Presidents and Lady Gaga
George H.W. Bush Accusations

WiFive of the Week 1:16:20

Outro 1:17:23

#MeToo, Scaramucci Holocaust Poll, #WomenBoycottTwitter & #WOCAffirmation, Trump's Terrible Gold Star PR, Brooklyn Bull, KFC Wins Twitter, Spain vs. Catalonia pt 2, Larry Flynt vs. Trump

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INTRO 0:25

Halloween party vs. Baby birthday party
Brent's Halloween costume
Bevs Like These
KFC Wins Twitter

BEYOND THE HEADLINES 4:52

Scaramucci Holocaust Poll
Restaurant Resells Popeye's
#MeToo
Brooklyn Bull
Spain vs. Catalonia pt 2
The Unreported Airport Bombing
#WomenBoycottTwitter & #WOCAffirmation

POLITICS ROUNDUP 46:55

Trump's Terrible Gold Star PR
Larry Flynt vs. Donald Trump

WI-FIVE 1:11:29

OUTRO 1:13:07

Harvey Weinstein, SLC Nurse Update, Szechuan Sauce, Charlottesville Update, Spain/Catalonia, Jemele Hill Update, Trump v. NBC, Pence Walks Out, Trump v. Birth Control, Trump’s IQ, Trump v. Bob Corker

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Intro: 0:25

Spooky
Homeownership
Mahfood
Pink or Teal Sneaker
Bevs Like These

Headlines 6:36

Salt Lake City Nurse Update
Szechuan Sauce
Charlottesville Update
Harvey Weinstein
Spain/Catalonia

Politics Round Up 45:39

Jemele Hill Update
Trump v. NBC
Pence Walks Out
Trump v. Birth Control
Trump’s IQ
Trump v. Bob Corker

Wi-Five 1:21:00

Outro 1:23:46

Las Vegas Shooting, Cam Newton, Equifax Hearings, 20 Weeks Abortion Bill, Trump Vs. Puerto Rico, Gerrymandering

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This week's episode includes coverage of the Las Vegas Shooting, Cam Newton, Equifax Hearings, 20 week Abortion Bill, Trump Vs. Puerto Rico, Gerrymandering, and the Wi-Five of the Week. Due to limited time and a tight schedule, we are unable to do more detailed show notes.

Take A Knee, Star Trek: Discovery, Megyn Kelly, Anthony Weiner, Paul Revere’s Outhouse, Hugh Hefner, 280 Characters, Graham-Cassidy Thwarted, Trump Tax Plan, Ivanka and Jared’s Emails, Russian Social Media, Trump and Puerto Rico

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INTRO 0:24
New Date
New Home
Bevs Like These
Star Trek: Discovery

BTH 13:27
Megyn Kelly
Anthony Weiner
Paul Revere’s Outhouse
Hugh Hefner
280 Characters

PR 46:33
Graham-Cassidy Thwarted
Take a Knee
Trump Tax Plan
Ivanka and Jared’s Emails
Russian Social Media Interference
Trump and Puerto Rico

Wi-Five 1:31:04

Outro 1:33:58