Cover image of Group Chat
(1138)

Rank #186 in Business category

Arts
Business
Society & Culture
News

Group Chat

Updated 1 day ago

Rank #186 in Business category

Arts
Business
Society & Culture
News
Read more

This is a show where friends – hilarious, opinionated friends who happen to be successful entrepreneurs, investors & operators – comment on all things business, culture, current events and whatever the hell else they want to talk about. From Kanye to Kavanaugh, IPOs to DUIs, no topic is off-limits…as long as hosts Chris “Drama” Pfaff, Dee Murthy and Anand Murthy have something to say about it. In a world of fake news, poor judgment, and overall bad decision-making, we’re here to give you the facts…or at least, the facts as we see them. @drama @deemurthy @anandmurthy

Read more

This is a show where friends – hilarious, opinionated friends who happen to be successful entrepreneurs, investors & operators – comment on all things business, culture, current events and whatever the hell else they want to talk about. From Kanye to Kavanaugh, IPOs to DUIs, no topic is off-limits…as long as hosts Chris “Drama” Pfaff, Dee Murthy and Anand Murthy have something to say about it. In a world of fake news, poor judgment, and overall bad decision-making, we’re here to give you the facts…or at least, the facts as we see them. @drama @deemurthy @anandmurthy

iTunes Ratings

1138 Ratings
Average Ratings
1092
14
4
1
27

Essential listen

By R###D2 - Jun 02 2020
Read more
Love the mix of social, business and tech news delivered in a fun format.

Truth

By IndianaRyan11 - Jun 01 2020
Read more
I started listening because of being a drama fan. I stayed listening because I became a Pete fan

iTunes Ratings

1138 Ratings
Average Ratings
1092
14
4
1
27

Essential listen

By R###D2 - Jun 02 2020
Read more
Love the mix of social, business and tech news delivered in a fun format.

Truth

By IndianaRyan11 - Jun 01 2020
Read more
I started listening because of being a drama fan. I stayed listening because I became a Pete fan
Cover image of Group Chat

Group Chat

Latest release on Oct 19, 2020

Read more

This is a show where friends – hilarious, opinionated friends who happen to be successful entrepreneurs, investors & operators – comment on all things business, culture, current events and whatever the hell else they want to talk about. From Kanye to Kavanaugh, IPOs to DUIs, no topic is off-limits…as long as hosts Chris “Drama” Pfaff, Dee Murthy and Anand Murthy have something to say about it. In a world of fake news, poor judgment, and overall bad decision-making, we’re here to give you the facts…or at least, the facts as we see them. @drama @deemurthy @anandmurthy

Rank #1: Nationalist Intelligentsia | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we've got Matt Bilinsky in and we're discussing why New Orleans has the worst death rate in the country, NYC's education shift to online classes and the banning of Zoom, the coronavirus baby boom, the 430,000 people that traveled to the U.S. from China since the virus appeared, theories about the World Health Organization's ties to China, Singapore reporting more new cases daily than anywhere else in the world, Joe Rogan's comment on voting for Trump over Biden, Trump's consideration of ending the lockdown, the fashion influencer who tested positive for coronavirus and then took her family to the Hamptons, Trump's belief that sports stadiums will be back in business by August, and more.

313 – Nationalist Intelligentsia

Group Chat welcomes ‘Corona Influencer’ Matt Bilinsky to the pod. [2:51]

What is going on in New Orleans? [20:30]

Could distance learning kill colleges? [25:30]

Zoom is facing some criticism. [30:25]

Is the Coronavirus baby boom coming? [33:13]

Why didn’t we restrict Chinese travel? [36:10]

Is the World Health Organization in China’s pocket?! [41:10]

Group Chat enters into Politics Land. [46:42]

Making decisions on bad data. [58:45]

The problems with influencer’s in this current climate. [1:08:23]

Trump is saying... [1:15:54]

Kobe inducted into Hall of Fame. [1:24:17]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Matt Bilinsky (@mattbilinsky) • Instagram

Matt Bilinsky (@mattbilinsky) Twitter

Joe Rogan Experience #1453 - Eric Weinstein

New Orleans

How NYC moved the country's largest school district online

NYC bans Zoom

Khan Academy

Coronavirus baby boom

430,000 people have traveled from China to U.S. since coronavirus surfaced

World Health Organization

How WHO became China's coronavirus accomplice

Joe Rogan comments on voting for Trump

Trump’s consideration for ending the lockdown

Singapore reports highest daily coronavirus cases

Fashion influencer/coronavirus

Trump looks forward to having sports stadiums full by August

The Power of Positive Thinking book

Basketball Hall of Fame

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 06 2020

1hr 26mins

Play

Rank #2: The World's Most Famous D*ck | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're promoting thinkjinx.com premium dog food with the code: GROUP CHAT

We're also discussing Penn National Gaming Barstool, the 218,000 people diagnosed with coronavirus globally, the U.S.'s 10,000 cases, testing chaos spreading across the country, how the virus was handled in China in its early stages, China claims no new infections, the U.S. State Department's travel warnings, unemployment in the U.S. hits a two-year high, two new infections stem from WeWork offices in NYC, LeBron's instagram story on quarantine, the virus's effect on golfers, Oprah Winfrey exposing the QAnon sex trafficking conspiracy as false, Uber's cash security, the new Portland strip club delivery service, Winners, Losers, Content Recommendations, Pete's an Idiot, and more.

306 – The World’s Most Famous D*ck

Things are looking up in this viral world. New studio and Group Chat’s first advertiser, Jinx. [4:40]

Clarifying the news on Penn National Gaming and Barstool. [18:06]

How testing continues to be a challenge. [23:00]

Looking deeper into the statistics coming out of Italy. [27:00]

How the US is in a race to zero. [31:44]

The US is NOT set up for these bailouts. [37:18]

Billionaires MUST step up! [42:30]

Where the ‘woke’ crowd is going wrong. [44:00]

The healthy decisions and policies are NOT being coincided with the economic. [51:35]

Why WeWork needs to shut down. [57:00]

How different people have been affected by the virus. [59:15]

Oprah, sex-trafficking and Russian bots. [1:02:10]

Will Uber be able to handle this crisis? [1:07:52]

Introducing “Boober Eats.” [1:10:24]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:14:36]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:17:50]

Updates on Government mandates, store closures & MORE. [1:19:40]

Pete’s an Idiot. [1:23:00]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

JINX | Premium Dog Food | Made for Modern Dogs Promo code: “GROUPCHAT” at checkout

Coronavirus cases top 218,000 globally

U.S. now has at least 10,000 confirmed virus cases

Coronavirus testing chaos across America

The early days of China's coronavirus outbreak and cover-up

China reports no new local infections for the first time

US State department issues Travel warning

U.S. jobless claims jump to two-year high amid closures

WeWork offices in NYC report two more coronavirus cases

Golfers hit with new rules

Oprah Winfrey

Uber surges saying a cash cushion

Portland strip club

All American (Dee’s Rec.)

Little Fires Everywhere (Anand’s Rec.)

Ozark (Drama’s Rec.)

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 20 2020

1hr 25mins

Play

Rank #3: It's Worse Than We Thought | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the Chinese conspiracy that the U.S. spread the coronavirus, France and Spain's national lockdowns, ISIS advising its members not to travel to Europe for jihad, California Gov. Newsom's decision to close bars and wineries and insists those 65 and older stay home, Georgia postpones its presidential primary, Bill de Blasio's consideration of a lockdown for NYC, the virus's effect on the Hamptons, Newt Gingrich's fear that America isn't doing enough to stop the virus, screenings causing 7-hour lines at the airport, the Los Angeles TSA discovering fake coronavirus test kits, Jack Ma's offer to supply the U.S. with tests and masks, Ferrari's production halting, Universal music chief Lucian Grainge testing positive for coronavirus, 21 Savage exhibiting symptoms but claiming he doesn't have it, a Nevada brothel advising masked sex, someone who bought 17,700 bottles of hand sanitizer now cannot sell them, Walmart cutting store hours, fed cutting rate to zero and purchasing a historic amount of bonds, an update on the stocks, the NFL deciding weed is okay and changes salaries, schedules, and playoffs, Trump's consideration of a full pardon for former adviser Michael Flynn, Millennial Word Monday, and more.

304 – It's Worse Than We Thought

Things are getting serious out there. [1:03]

Why we must be taking dramatic measures. [6:40]

Is this the penalty of arrogance for Americans? [8:30]

Covering the latest news surrounding the coronavirus hysteria. [20:40]

The NFL has made some BIG changes. [1:03:30]

Trump has great timing. [1:05:50]

Millennial Word Monday. [1:07:45]

The biggest idiot generation. [1:09:40]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Chinese official pushes conspiracy theory that US spread virus

Spain to impose national lockdown

France goes on lockdown

ISIS

Newsom calls for home isolation of everyone 65 and older, closure of all bars and wineries

Presidential primary

Bill de Blasio considering locking down NYC

New Yorker anxiety in Hamptons leads to hard cash demands

Newt Gingrich

Coronavirus screening causes 7-hour waits in crowded lines at US airports

Feds seize fake coronavirus testing kits at Los Angeles airport

Jack Ma offers to supply the US with COVID-19 tests and masks

Ferrari halts production

Universal music chief Lucian Grainge

21 Savage doesn't believe he has coronavirus

Nevada brothel demands masked sex during coronavirus scare

He has 17,700 bottles of hand sanitizer and nowhere to sell them

Virus overwhelms Walmart

Fed cuts rate to zero

US Stock futures tumble to limit down after fed rate reduction

NFL CBA

Trump considering full pardon for ex-adviser Michael Flynn

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 16 2020

1hr 11mins

Play

Rank #4: A Crisis is Never Without Sickos | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Abbott's new five-minute coronavirus test, the spike in demand for domestic violence support groups that coronavirus could cause, the 500 members of the NYPD that tested positive, Trump's decision to keep New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut open, US Mall is demanding its tenants pay rent, Fauci's prediction that we will lose 100,000 - 200,000 Americans to the virus, the virus' effect fresh college grads, the discrepancy between China's death toll and demand for urns, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's move to Los Angeles, the release of blueprints for digital guns, the Clipper's $400 million purchase of the Forum, James Dolan (owner of the Knicks) testing positive for coronavirus, the spike in brokerage app signups, StockX's recent success, Millennial Word Monday, and more.

Mar 30 2020

1hr 8mins

Play

Rank #5: 30 Million Unemployed?! | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the man who got $69 million from the state of New York after tweeting to President Trump about ventilators, U.S. intelligence concluding the virus was not man-made, unemployment reaching 30 million, the economy receding 4.8%, coronavirus's impact on Georgia's driving exams, the consequences of reopening meat-processing plants, the professors of journalism who are demanding that networks stop airing Trump's briefings, the pressure Joe Biden is under from donors who don't want him picking Elizabeth Warren for VP, AMC's decision to ban Universal movies after the on-demand success of Troll's World Tour, the potential collaboration between Disney World and the NBA, the NFL's consideration of airing games on Saturdays if college football causes delays, the NCAA's push to allow college athletes to have paid endorsements, Facebook's losses in ad revenue in March, the pressure Airbnb entrepreneurs are under amid the pandemic, Winners, Losers, Content Recommendations, Tim Gamache's new song, and more

Stay Inside the Lines coloring pages

https://stayinsidethelines.co/

Stir your way to CBD Wellness with HOLISTIK Wellness. Each STIK has natural, functional ingredients that help you to live and feel your best. For 25% off, use the PROMO CODE: Dee

https://www.holistikwellness.com/

324 - 30 Million Unemployed?!

Pete Exotic. [1:52]

Kathy’s doing cool things, the concept behind ‘Stay Inside the Lines’. [4:25]

Group Chat Announcements. [7:18]

An interesting perspective on Magic Leap. [12:04]

Money is irrelevant for the Government. [20:37]

Is there anything you believe less than a Government released statement on the coronavirus? [25:14]

A hot take on the ‘Great Re-opening'. [28:23]

Unemployment numbers are crushing it and the stock market makes no sense. [37:15]

How will the coronavirus pandemic affect inequality? [48:35]

The huge supply chain issue at meat-processing plants. [54:53]

Don’t take away our press conferences. [58:07]

Biden says the darndest things. [1:00:04]

What game is Universal playing? [1:01:43]

Pete reads the Ads. [1:06:40]

Anything goes in Sports Land. [1:08:13]

Cause for concern over at Facebook? [1:15:27]

The party is over for Airbnb hosts. [1:17:19]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:19:47]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:31:23]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Advertise with Group Chat

Trump/ventilators

U.S. spy agencies conclude virus NOT 'man-made'

Georgia drops driving test requirement for license due to pandemic

What you need to know about coronavirus, on Thursday April 30

New unemployment claims

U.S. weekly jobless claims

U.S. economy shrinks

How will the coronavirus pandemic affect inequality?

Meat-processing plants

Journalism professors call on networks to stop airing Trump briefings

Big money donors are pressuring Joe Biden

AMC theaters

NBA in talks with Disney World

NFL exploring Saturday games if college football delays season

NCAA proposes letting college athletes get paid for endorsements

Facebook CFO

'A bargain with the devil'

Extraction | Netflix [Content Recommendation]

Bitcoin Billionaires [Content Recommendation]

The Round Up

Group Chat Newsletter

May 01 2020

1hr 38mins

Play

Rank #6: Zuckerberg and Anand BFFs? | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing social media's targeting of Bill Gates after his disagreement with Trump, the protests against stay-at-home orders, the 60% of Americans who support those orders, the Venice skate park that was filled in with sand to prevent gatherings, the people of Wuhan are continuing to social distance despite the ban being lifted, recovered patients in South Korea are either testing positive again or their tests were faulty, Apple's new 'cheap' iPhone, Neiman Marcus filing for bankruptcy, the record number of bets against the stock market, Millennial Word Monday, and more

Use code “group chat” for 20% off your order at www.thinkjinx.com! If your dog doesn’t absolutely love it, return it for a 100% money back guaranteed refund

319 – Zuckerberg and Anand BFFs?

The severe markup to get a test. [1:47]

How will single people react to a re-opening? [4:40]

The Teddy Riley/Babyface IG Live debacle. [6:00]

Anand was virtually star stuck on an app. [9:09]

It’s time to build. [13:13]

Is Bill Gates enemy number 1? [17:22]

Why are people protesting stay at-home orders? [20:25]

The Venice Skate Park covered in sand. [25:16]

How COVID-19 has already caused permanent behavioral changes. [26:48]

Is re-infection possible? [30:38]

Pete reads the Ads. [33:55]

A case study of how people have spent their stimulus check. [36:42]

In a sign of things to come Neiman Marcus has filed for bankruptcy. [42:50]

The stock market is a joke. [44:23]

Millennial Word Monday. [49:27]

Tik Tok Trend of the Week. [52:47]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

The Teddy Riley & Babyface

Clubhouse

IT'S TIME TO BUILD - Andreessen Horowitz

Bill Gates

Bill Gates is targeted by social media mobs

Rallies against stay-at-home orders

60% support keeping stay-at-home restrictions

Venice skate park

Wuhan's 11 million people are free to dine out. But they aren't

South Korea's new coronavirus twist

Apple/New iPhone

Neiman Marcus filing for bankruptcy

Stock market

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 20 2020

55mins

Play

Rank #7: OC is Dumber Than Florida | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we have an interview with LunarMail and their solution to cyber security. Then we're discussing what happened to Kim Jong Un, Wuhan's ties to fentanyl and the drug trade, the 40,000 who congregated on Newport Beach, the possibility that coronavirus has been in California since the fall, Birx's frustration with the fact that Trump's 'inject disinfectant' comment is still circulating on the news, 'The Daily' podcast's deep dive on the origin of the protests of stay-at-home in America, Travis Scott's Fortnite concert for 12.3 million users, Kanye West becoming a billionaire, Bill Gates's former realtor Laura Berry and her decision to leak Gate's real estate transaction, the reopening of NBA facilities, the NFL's first round drafts and the 15.6 million who watched them, Facebook's new competitor for Houseparty, Peloton's stock, the one million kegs of beer that are going stale, and more

This episode is brought to you by Lunar Mail. Get the promos you want, keep the privacy and stop the SPAM - https://lunarmail.io/

PROMO CODE: GroupChat

322 - OC is Dumber Than Florida

Protecting your privacy online, a conversation with Ben and Brooks from LunarMail. [2:00]

Anand’s Quarantine Confessions. [14:20]

Dee is going somewhere in life. [18:40]

Zoom is officially over. [20:40]

Adios Kim Jong Un. [28:54]

Wuhan is the worst place on Earth. [32:15]

The dark side of being quarantined. [34:30]

Orange County is the new Florida. [37:45]

Have we passed the worst of this? [45:55]

Why aren’t the smartest people better at marketing? [49:07]

Trump says... [57:08]

Recapping the Travis Scott Fortnite concert. [1:01:53]

Kanye West is now officially a billionaire. [1:07:45]

Updates on the Del Mar Bill Gates transaction. [1:15:30]

DraftKings is a BIG winner during corona times. [1:18:40]

We miss sports. [1:20:07]

Is the NBA coming back sooner than later? [1:23:45]

Earnings week is here. [1:25:16]

There is a real problem in the beer industry. [1:26:02]

The Daily Roundup. [1:28:15]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Lunar Mail **Promo code “groupchat” 

Peloton stock pops after reporting largest class ever

Facebook launches drop-in video chat rooms to rival Houseparty

Kim Jong Un mystery grows

Kim's Alive!

Coronavirus chokes the drug trade

Heatwave draws 40,000 to Newport Beach

Has coronavirus been in California since the fall? Researchers investigate

The Daily, Who is backing through protest

Recode Decode - Mark Cuban

Trump comments on injecting disinfectant

Travis Scott concert

Kanye West is now officially a billionaire

Dirty Money | Netflix

DraftKings jumps 10% in trading debut

NFL draft's first round watched by record high 15.6 million

NBA facilities to reopen Friday amid suspended season

A new problem is brewing in the beer industry

Daily Round Up

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 27 2020

1hr 30mins

Play

Rank #8: Getting Ready for Coachella | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Los Angeles's "critical" week in fighting COVID-19, the footage from Italy that CBS aired during their NYC coronavirus story, Kudlow's prediction for the U.S. economy to open in 4-8 weeks, Boris Johnson being taken to the ICU for coronavirus, the effect foreign worker delays is having on farms in the U.S. and Canada, Trump's idea for a new stimulus package in addition to the $2 trillion they've printed already, Quibi videos, Saudi's revitalization of Carnival's stock, As Seen on Social, an exclusive interview with Christian Dawkins of the HBO documentary 'The Scheme,' and more.

314 – Getting Ready for Coachella

What a time to be an American. [2:03]

Is LA doubling down on positive data? [14:47]

Good fraudsters are going to win during corona times. [19:28]

When will the economy begin to re-open? [25:03]

Boris Johnson is the Rudy Gobert of London. [29:28]

What is going on with the farming industry? [31:30]

Is the stock market the fakest thing in the world? [37:02]

Quibi has launched, will it be successful? [46:43]

Group Chat speculates on why Carnival Cruise Line stock is soaring. [53:00]

As Seen on Social. [56:15]

A conversation with Christian Dawkins, whose story was highlighted in The Scheme on HBO. [1:02:45]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

L.A. residents/"Critical" week in coronavirus fight

CBS admits to using footage from Italy in NYC coronavirus report

Systrom - Data, Machine Learning and Technology

U.S. economy may re-open four to eight weeks

Boris Johnson

Canada, U.S. farms face crop losses

New coronavirus economic package

Market bounce is an 'aftershock'

Quibi

Carnival's stock soars

U.S. housing markets that are most vulnerable to a coronavirus downturn

The Scheme/HBO

How Christian Dawkins went from unknown to key figure in a scandal that could bring down college basketball

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 08 2020

1hr 25mins

Play

Rank #9: America is #1 | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the 6.6 million Americans who filed for unemployment last week, America's record 1,000 deaths in a single day due to coronavirus, the governor of Florida's theory that the Super Bowl was responsible for circulating the virus, a New Jersey engagement party that was busted for violating the social distancing order, the virus' effect on influencers, rights groups' warning about a 'surveillance state,' U.S. intelligence's investigation of China, Italy's death toll, what the experts are saying about face masks, the cancellation of Wimbledon, Macy's being replaced by Carrier Global on S&P 500, FTC suing Altria over their $12.8 billion investment in Juul, Luckin Coffee's fabricated sales, Winners, Losers, Content Recommendations, and more.

312 – America is #1

Group Chat are BIG running guys. [1:40]

Businesses need money fast! [8:00]

Florida is a BIG loser. [12:40]

When will it be socially acceptable to have a wedding again? [22:27]

How influencers are coping to the lockdown. [26:12]

Should we be worried about being surveilled? [35:55]

No one is telling the truth. [39:20]

Explaining the clear guidance of face masks. [45:25]

Antibodies can save lives. [49:00]

Group Chat doesn’t feel bad for Macy’s downfall. [53:47]

From competitors to collaborators, should Altria and Juul be in business together? [57:36]

Another reason not to trust China. [59:51]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:02:10]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:11:59]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Record 6.6 million Americans sought unemployment benefits last week

America first country with more than 1,000 corona deaths in a day

Coronavirus/Super Bowl

Social distancing order/engagement party in New Jersey

How influencers are adapting to lockdown

World is sleepwalking into a surveillance state

China concealed extent of virus outbreak

Italy's coronavirus death toll is far higher than reported

Expert panel to asses face mask use by public

Wimbledon canceled for first time since WWII

Macy's to be replaced on S&P 500 by Carrier Global

FTC sues to unwind Altria's $12.8 billion Juul investment

Luckin coffee stock plummets

Paradigm's Sam Gores accused of using corporate funds for prostitutes

The Scheme – HBO [Dee’s Rec.]

Ozark | Netflix [Drama’s Rec.]

Apr 03 2020

1hr 15mins

Play

Rank #10: Emergency Pod - Breaking News | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson testing positive for coronavirus, the NBA suspending their season after Rudy Gobert tests positive, Gobert's apology, March Madness being cancelled, Princess cruises cancelling all trips for two months, whether Trump caught coronavirus from the Brazillian leader he shook hands with at Mar-a-Lago, Disney and Universal closing, the virus's negative effect on Airbnb, YouTube monetizing videos about coronavirus, Katie Porter's successful attempt to convince the director of the CDC to give free coronavirus tests, Trump pushing back the April 15th tax deadline, how Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince caused the oil markets to tank, Modell's Sporting Goods filing for bankruptcy, Pepsi's purchase of Rockstar energy, Slack's stock falling 20%, Amazon's purchase of Lord and Taylor, Winners, Losers, and content recommendations, this week's installment of 'Pete's an idiot,' and more.

303 – Emergency Pod – Breaking News!

Major breaking news from Pete! [2:35]

The coronavirus impact hit a whole new level. [5:07]

Is there only testing if you got money? [9:30]

Does this feel too much like 2008?! [11:24]

This is where Billionaires need to step up! [18:10]

Has Donald Trump been exposed?! [20:13]

It’s all fun and games until you actually have to solve a crisis. [22:11]

What has been closed or canceled so far? [28:54]

When did this become real for Pete? [33:23]

The stigma of someone contracting the virus. [35:35]

The opportunity to make money is out there. [40:28]

Is free testing on the way? [41:30]

How is the Government allocating their resources? [44:25]

The Saudi BIG power move. [47:48]

What a great time to shut your company down. [50:00]

Pepsi to buy Rockstar. [51:45]

Is Slack the most poorly run business?! [53:17]

Can’t stop Jeff! [55:30]

What is causing the toilet paper shortage? [57:20]

Menlo Fitness Challenge. [59:20]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:01:20]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:09:33]

Pete’s An Idiot. [1:13:55]

Topics Mentioned

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson

Jazz Center Rudy Gobert

Gobert apologizes for exposure

March Madness is canceled

Princess cruises

Trump

Disney, Universal to close

Airbnb Bookings plunge

Youtube

Free corona testing

Tax deadline

Saudi Arabia crown prince tanked oil markets

Modell's Sporting Goods

Pepsi to buy Rockstar energy for $3.8 billion

Slack stock tanks 20%

Amazon buying Lord and Taylor for $1.5 Billion

On My Block [Dee’s Rec]

Cheer [Drama’s Rec]

The Ride of a Lifetime book [Drama’s Rec]

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 13 2020

1hr 16mins

Play

Rank #11: Gluttonous Pigs | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today, Ilana Muhlstein is filling in for Anand and we're discussing San Francisco shutting down for 3 weeks, February's dip in U.S. retail sales, students' disregard for coronavirus warnings on spring break, airlines asking for bailouts, how the virus is saving lives in China through its effect on air pollution, Amazon's decision to hire 100,000 new employees to meet demand, how Amazon's U.S. and U.K. warehouses are now only receiving vital supplies, the postponement of presidential primaries in Florida, Illinois, and Arizona, Trump's support for gifting $1,000 to each adult American to help stimulate the economy, Tom Brady's decision to leave the Patriots, Blue Apron and Peloton's stock soaring, Facebook's attempt to assist small businesses, Softbank's withdrawal from the WeWork bailout, the predicted $3.5 billion dip in Nike's sales for the May quarter, As Seen on Social, and more.

Preorder Ilana's book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1940358469/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i0

305 – Gluttonous Pigs

Nutrition expert Ilana Muhlstein in the studio on how to stay healthy while quarantined at home. [5:00]

San Francisco is shut down! [21:24]

The youth simply don’t care. [23:15]

Why do the airlines need a bailout? [28:21]

The #YangGang is popping! [33:42]

The impact on service industries and what Amazon is doing to help. [36:35]

Finding the silver living from this virus. [40:21]

Updates on the 2020 Primaries. [43:26]

Tom Brady says goodbye to the Patriots. [47:50]

Timing is everything! Blue Apron and Peloton stocks soar. [53:00]

The big 4 need to step up! [57:40]

WeWork is a complete zero now. [1:03:38]

Nike is getting clobbered. [1:06:05]

As Seen on Social. [1:07:50]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Ilana Muhlstein (@ilanamuhlsteinrd) • Instagram

Ilana Muhlstein, M.S., R.D.N.

You Can Drop It! Book

San Fran shutting down for 3 weeks

U.S. retail sales

Students on spring break

Why do the airlines need a bailout?

Thousands of lives have been SAVED in China

Amazon to hire

Amazon to receive only vital supplies at US, UK warehouses

2020 Primaries in Florida, Illinois and Arizona

White house expresses support for immediate cash payments to Americans

How the White House can get $1,000 into the hands of every American

Tom Brady

Blue Apron (APRN) stock soars

Peloton stocks soar

Facebook announces $100M grant program for small businesses

Softbank backs away from part of planned WeWork bailout

Nike

Vanessa Hudgens

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 18 2020

1hr 17mins

Play

Rank #12: Coachella is Cancelled! (Postponed) | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing coronavirus's postponing effect on Coachella, Stagecoach, SXSW the Olympics, and the cancellation of Ivy League's basketball tournaments. We're also discussing Trump's plans to stimulate the economy after 950 Americans test positive, Trump's belief that he doesn't need to be tested, the store in Thailand that repacked and sold almost 200,000 pre-used coronavirus masks, the virus's effect on United Airlines, whether toy aisles should be gender neutral, Bernie's campaign shifting focus to Michigan, SoulCycle's new bike that streams classes on-demand, stock market updates, As Seen on Social, and more.

302 – Coachella is Cancelled! (Postponed)

Welcome back to Corona Chat. [2:15]

The impact of Coachella being postponed. [2:40]

How to handle the coronavirus symptoms. [12:07]

What is going on with the Olympics?! [18:50]

Why didn’t the US address the problem right away? [22:25]

What is Congress doing to help? [29:30]

The reselling opportunities are rising. [34:00]

The travel industry is crickets. [36:25]

How is the stock market up? [42:05]

California’s backward thinking will get Trump reelected. [43:48]

Checking into politics land. [50:05]

SoulCycle enters the ring to take on Peloton. [52:52]

The jig is up with Stitch Fix and Warby Parker clones. [1:00:28]

As Seen on Social. [1:12:12]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Group Chat Resources

Advertise with us!

Group Chat Newsletter

Coronavirus

Coachella & Stagecoach Postponed

Olympics

Ivy League cancels basketball tournaments

Congress begins mapping out an economic response

Trump

Trump pitched 0% payroll tax rate

Trump says he has no coronavirus symptoms

Thailand store

United Airlines

Stocks soar

Pop Culture

Should toys be 'gender neutral'?

Politics

Bernie Sanders

Tech/Business

SoulCycle

Stitch Fix

Warby Parker

As Seen on Social

GOP Rep. Ken Buck

Logan Paul ‘Knocked Out’

Mar 11 2020

1hr 19mins

Play

Rank #13: U.S.A. U.S.A. U.S.A. | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Dr. Anthony Fauci's healthy lifestyle, the unemployment rate hitting 3.3 million, the stimulus checks, Trump's plan to get the 'least at risk' counties back to work, China's border closing, the United States' indiction of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro, Tekashi 6ix9ine's rejected request to serve his sentence at home, Lori Loughlin's new evidence to prove her innocence, store closings extended to April, the $44 billion worth of ad revenue that Google and Facebook have lost, the attorneys general's issue with Amazon's sick leave policy, Winners, Losers, Content Recommendations, and more.

309 – U.S.A U.S.A U.S.A

There is a German in the house! Paul Ripke is in the studio. [2:13]

Group Chat Announcement. [3:00]

How has Germany flattened the curve? [6:50]

How COVID-19 has affected the entertainment industry. [12:40]

What’s the deal with Dr. Anthony Fauci? [15:00]

Where is Drama?! [17:15]

How is the stock market up? [18:40]

The latest unemployment numbers. Why is the math not adding up? [21:05]

Where do the stimulus checks matter the most and when can Americans expect them? [26:25]

A look under the hood of the stimulus package. [32:00]

How will influencers fair? [35:38]

Trump has his positivity blinders on. [38:20]

Updates on the Grand AC Run Club. [42:24]

China is NOT playing any games. [43:15]

A prime example of how corrupt other governments are across the world. [45:40]

Free Tekashi 6ix9ine. [53:23]

Lori Loughlin, you broke the law! [55:40]

Amazon's sick leave called inadequate. [58:20]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [59:55]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:05:30]

Paul Ripke is looking for an ‘OC’ Pete. [1:10:40]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Paul Ripke (@paulripke) • Instagram

The Menlo House

Young & Reckless

Dr. Anthony Fauci

Unemployment soars to 3.3 million

Stimulus checks

Coronavirus stimulus payments: when will they be sent and who is eligible

Trump plans to rank counties by virus risk in back-to-work drive

China seals borders

U.S. Indicts Venezuela's Maduro

Tekashi 6ix9ine

Lori Loughlin

Coronavirus store closings

Facebook, Google could lose over $44 Billion in ad revenue

Amazon's sick leave

Sara Foster (@sarafoster) • Instagram

Hunters (Paul Rec)

‎All-In with Chamath Palihapitiya & Jason Calacanis

Recode Decode: Chamath Palihapitiya (Anand Rec.)

The Plot Against America (Dee Rec.)

The Report (Anand Rec.)

Apply with Paul – paul@paulripke.com

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 27 2020

1hr 11mins

Play

Rank #14: The Markets are in a Free-Fall | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing epidemiologists' predictions for how many people will catch coronavirus, Italy's northern lockdown, ten deaths in China after a coronavirus quarantine hotel collapses, Tilman Fertitta's restaurant is losing $1 million dollars per day due to the virus, the rise of contactless delivery options, the quarantine's strain on internet bandwidth, Surgeon General Jake Tapper's update on Trump's health, International Women's Day, Amazon's plans to cure the common cold, how OPEC's deal falling through will affect gas prices, Millennial Word Monday, and more.

301 – The Markets are in a Free-Fall

Fun facts about Daylight Savings. [3:00]

The coronavirus effect on the LA Marathon. [5:34]

The cascading effect of the coronavirus. [13:32]

Is Donald Trump downplaying the coronavirus impact? [32:48]

The growing trend of contactless delivery options. [37:56]

Americans don’t really care. [42:26]

What would the world look like without women? [49:27]

Jeff Bezos is an American hero. [54:45]

What retailers will the coronavirus take out? [58:28]

Millennial Word Monday. [1:00:43]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Coronavirus

How many people will get sick from the coronavirus?

Italy locks down

Quarantine hotel collapses in China

CDC will distribute 1.1 million COVID-19 tests

Tilman Fertitta

Weddings and honeymoons

Delivery startups

Coronavirus might strain the internet

Recession

What can we learn from the 20th century's deadliest pandemic

Politics

Trump is 'healthier' than I am

What would a world without women look like?

Tech/Business

Amazon

OPEC deal collapse

Group Chat Resources

Group Chat Newsletter

Advertising

Mar 09 2020

1hr 5mins

Play

Rank #15: Bill Clinton's Anxiety Cure | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the 1,000 people quarantined with coronavirus in NY, the first case of it in Amazon's US workforce, how Costco's sales are soaring, corona's effect on Instacart, Seattle schools shutting down, Twitter's CEO Jack Dorsey cancelling his plans to travel to Africa, Sequoia's panic over corona's effect on the economy, the price of US flights, the cruise ship quarantined off the coast of CA, and Starbucks changing their regulations to evade the virus. We're also talking about the sports bettor that was arrested for threatening athletes, Yang's proposal to be Biden's VP, the Trump administration's "census" form on facebook, Bill Clinton's statement about using sex with Monica Lewinsky to manage his anxiety, Ultra's new affordable hotel brand: Janu, Twitter's addition of "fleets" which disappear after 24 hours, our Winners, Losers, content recommendations for the week, and more.

300 – Bill Clinton’s Anxiety Cure

Will Coachella survive the coronavirus? [3:21]

How has the coronavirus impacted the Reckless 54 offices? [9:28]

The silver living behind the virus. [11:27]

It is business as usual in Las Vegas. [12:13]

When does the fear level off? [13:36]

Amazon has been infected! [18:42]

How businesses are booming in leu of the virus. [20:35]

The travel industry is hurting for business. [22:13]

How Starbucks has responded to the coronavirus. [25:25]

Jack Dorsey is having a bad week. [28:11]

Group Chat is staying away from cruise ships. [29:50]

Sequoia is sounding the alarm! [34:20]

The wild ride that is the stock market. [36:38]

Parlay Pat is nuts! [40:30]

Group Chat ad’s sponsored by Kathy’s. [43:15]

The latest news in politics land. [45:15]

Ultra-luxury Aman hotels to launch an affordable new Janu hotel brand. [54:52]

What is going on over at Twitter? [1:00:13]

Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:03:40]

Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:12:03]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Coronavirus

Coronavirus spread

Amazon confirms first coronavirus case among US employees

Market tanks 1k

Costco gets a sales boost from the coronavirus

Instacart/coronavirus

Schools shut in Seattle area

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Venture firm Sequoia is sounding the alarm

Coronavirus woes cause airlines to offer cheap flights and discounts

Cruise ship in limbo off California

Coronavirus prompts coffee cup changes at Starbucks

How often Starbucks is cleaning US stores

Tito's vodka

Sports

Prolific sports bettor charged with making violent threats against athletes

Politics 

Yang/Biden

Trump/census

Bill Clinton

Tech/Business

Aman hotels

Twitter starts testing its own version of stories

Content Recommendations

Watch Hillary | Hulu

Spenser Confidential [Dee]

The Ringer Podcast with Stephen Dubner [Anand]

Never Split the Difference book [Drama]

Group Chat Resources

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Mar 06 2020

1hr 17mins

Play

Rank #16: Is the American Dream Dead? | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Bill Maher's stance on the "Chinese virus" debate, Digital Mirage, The Edge Barbershop's gofundme, Fauci's prediction that we could return to normalcy by November, the beginning of the distribution of stimulus checks and PPP loans, Trump's refusal to bailout the postal service, the closing of some streets in the U.S. to create space for socially distant exercising, Cowboys Dak Prescott and Zeke Elliott's busted party during quarantine, Texas governor Greg Abbott's decision to ease lockdown to 'restore livelihoods,' Universal's Video On Demand model and its effect on 'Troll's World Tour,' coronavirus's potential to crash the stock market and create an economic downturn similar to the post WWII era, Millennial Word Monday, and more.

https://www.thinkjinx.com/

Promo Code: groupchat

https://www.gofundme.com/f/1xlmn3mpdc

316 – Is the American Dream Dead?

Hey, don’t come near me. [3:40]

Group Chat responds to Bill Maher’s video on cancel culture. Who is to blame? [7:50]

Corporate socialism in America, the real problem. [15:30]

Shout out to Kathy’s doing good during these tough times. [23:47]

Check your balances. [25:30]

What does society look like with a re-open? [28:08]

The enormous opportunity for urban landscaping. [32:18]

Is globalization over? [36:43]

The political pickle our Governers are in. [39:40]

The reckless thing about young people. [41:55]

The ongoing debate, Trump’s response to the coronavirus. [45:10]

Is the American Dream dead? [48:50]

Pete reads the Ads. [56:50]

Will the movie industry be forever impacted by COVID-19? [1:00:17]

How the stock market is NOT reflecting economic status. [1:08:35]

Millennial Word Monday. [1:13:40]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Bill Maher

Digital Mirage

The Edge Barbershop Greenville SC

White House rejects bailout for postal service

Check your balance

Dr. Fauci

Some US cities close streets for socially distant exercise

Texas to ease coronavirus lockdown

Cowboys party during quarantine

Trump wants to reopen country soon

Behind Trump's response to coronavirus

Think Jinx Code “groupchat” at checkout

Will 'Trolls World Tour' profit off Universal's experimental VOD (& drive-in theater) model?

Stock market crash

Advertise on Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 13 2020

1hr 18mins

Play

Rank #17: Better to be Unemployed | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we've got a skype interview with a cofounder of Buffy comforters. Then we're discussing the IMF's prediction that this may be the worst economic disaster since the Great Depression, the discussion to create a reopening plan for the ten states that make up 38% of America's economy, the second round of layoffs in the U.S. and how they could lead to 20% unemployment, the prediction from healthcare experts that live shows may not return until the fall of 2021, Obama's endorsement of Biden, TikTok's role in making songs successful, China's production of iPhones resuming, the hit Softbank is taking, the statement from Unilever's CEO on coronavirus's effect on his business, the hit JPMorgan and Wells Fargo are taking, the 40% jump in cruise ship bookings for 2021, As Seen on Social, and more

https://buffy.co/

Promo Codes: Drama, Dee, Anand, and Groupchat

https://www.thinkjinx.com/

Promo Code: groupchat

317 – Better to be Unemployed

Group Chat welcomes their newest advertiser, Buffy! Co-founder Michael Rothkopf talks with the guys on all thing's comforters. [1:00]

Good people doing good things. [11:15]

It may be better to be unemployed. [16:40]

The latest predictions on the US economy. [20:20]

When will concerts be back? [27:55]

Who will survive the second round of coronavirus layoffs? [30:40]

The Democrats are betting on ‘Sleepy Joe’. [36:25]

TikTok, the place to make a song a hit. [40:15]

Will you buy the next iPhone? [45:40]

People cannot help themselves. [49:47]

Pete reads the Ads. [54:47]

Softbank, the worst performing fund ever. [56:50]

Wells “Fraud-go” profits tumble. [1:01:30]

As Seen on Social. [1:05:30]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Buffy Competition codes: “DRAMA” or “DEE” or “ANAND” at checkout

Free Meals for Children During School Closure

The Brooklyn Hot Dog Company

IMF predicts

Worst-case fears of 20%-plus U.S. jobless rate are now realistic

Ten U.S. states developing 'reopening' plans

'Coronavirus is not good news for Unilever'

Healthcare expert says concerts won't return until "fall 2021 at the earliest"

A second round of coronavirus layoffs

Barack Obama endorses Joe Biden for president

Songs are becoming hits on tiktok before they're even released

iPhone China shipments

Cruise ship bookings are up by 40%

Think Jinx Code “GROUPCHAT” at checkout

Son's $2 billion guarantee at risk as virus hits Softbank star

JPMorgan Wells Fargo profits tumble

Trump claimed his power is "absolute"

Apr 15 2020

1hr 12mins

Play

Rank #18: Great Depression: 30% Unemployment | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the Trump official's prediction that the country will be on lockdown for 10-12 weeks, the places this economic downturn will have the most devastating effect on, what to do if you're unemployed by coronavirus, the pivotal point New York area hospitals have reached, the advantages of the wealthy in getting tests, class warfare in the Hamptons, the new July 15th tax deadline, the family of the well-endowed-man meme want to make some money, the world's largest long-haul airline stopping most flights, which stocks senators knew to unload before the crash, the economic turmoil to come, Walmart's new bonus for employees, Millennial Word Monday, and more.

307 – Great Depression: 30% Unemployment

Dee’s BIG scare from over the weekend. [1:40]

Who is DJ D-Nice and is he having a moment? [7:55]

The most recent updates surrounding the coronavirus. How we are programmed to love a good pandemic. [11:47]

Group Chat Predications: When will the hysteria end? [29:30]

What industries/cities will get hit the hardest? [31:55]

The only way to truly solve the virus. [38:25]

See you later New York. [41:50]

The wealth inequality when it comes to getting tested. [43:42]

Group Chat Ad’s. [50:50]

Updates on the most famous d***. [53:15]

What year will the airlines revenue surpass 2019’s revenue as a market? [55:50]

Why working from home is NOT for everyone. [58:44]

Lock those senators up! [1:02:50]

The pulse of Middle America and our youth. [1:05:30]

Millennial Word Monday. [1:09:35]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

DJ D-Nice’s ‘Club Quarantine’

U.S. coronavirus lockdown to last 10-12 weeks

US unemployment could surge to 30%

Aaron Ginn article regarding coronavirus fears

34-Year-Old CA Man Dead of Coronavirus, Recently Visited Disney World

Five Cities Where Jobs Will Be Hit Hardest By Coronavirus

Second wave of coronavirus China

Coronavirus Vaccine

Coronavirus leads to class warfare in Hamptons

Coronavirus Testing: Why Rich People Get Tested

Trump Admin. Postpones Tax Filing Deadline to July 15

Huge Penis Coronavirus Prank Photog Wants Meme to Help Man's Family

Emirates airlines

Four senators sold stocks before coronavirus threat crashed market

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Group Chat News - YouTube

Mar 23 2020

1hr 12mins

Play

Rank #19: Pete Caught Red Handed | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we have an interview with Matt Randall, the Co-Founder/CEO of Spot insurance. Then we're discussing ESPN's ratings for the Michael Jordan documentary 'Last Dance,' Travis Scott's Fortnite tour starting April 23rd, Trump's immigration ban for coronavirus, the states that are reopening in the coming weeks, congress's deal with the White House in regards to small business aid, the corporations that are taking payroll loans designated for small companies, how the terms of the PPP have resulted in legalized fraud, the banks being sued for PPP loans, the oil price crash, Kim Jong Un's health, Shake Shack's $10 million loan returned to the government, Uber's retail and package delivery service, Netflix's overwhelming amount of new subscribers, the end of Google's San Francisco real estate ventures, As Seen on Social, and more

Injury insurance starting at $25/month. Because breaking a bone shouldn’t break the bank. Referral Code: GroupChat

https://www.lifebyspot.com/

Buffy makes bedding that is earth-friendly and cruelty-free. Promo Codes: Drama, Dee, Anand, or GroupChat

https://buffy.co/

320 - Pete Caught Red Handed

A conversation with Matt Randall, Co-Founder/CEO of Life by Spot. [1:46]

The Daily Round Up. [14:12]

Recapping the first two episodes of ‘The Last Dance’. [17:50]

Travis Scott is adjusting to quarantine life very well. [26:38]

Trump says... [29:45]

“My body, my choice.” [31:17]

Congress is just printing money. [38:02]

The fraud surrounding the Payroll Protection Program loans. [42:57]

Care to store some oil? [45:50]

Pete reads the Ads. [49:43]

The weirdest news story of the last 24 hours. [52:10]

#BoycottShakeShack. [54:18]

Uber is taking the initiative during COVID-19 times. [58:22]

Netflix is crushing it. [1:01:10]

Is business at Google slowing down? [1:06:40]

As Seen on Social. [1:11:08]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Losing $75K | Daily Round Up #1 – Group Chat News YouTube

Michael Jordan doc 'Last Dance' draws big ratings for ESPN

Travis Scott

Trump bans all immigration into the U.S. amid pandemic

States reopening

Small business aid

Largest public companies taking payroll loans

PPP loan terms amount to legalized fraud

Banks sued in LA over payroll protection programs

Oil-price crash deepens, weighs on global markets

Care to store some oil?

Kim Jong Un's health

Shake Shack

Uber

Netflix

Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) • Instagram

Google

Starbucks/Beyond Meat

Advertise with Group Chat

Group Chat Newsletter

Apr 22 2020

1hr 20mins

Play

We Must Stop QAnand | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the conspiracy theory QAnand, COVID's effect on the economy, Pelosi's 48 hour deadline for the White House to reach a stimulus deal, Biden's more watched town hall meeting on ABC versus Trump's on NBC, MSNBC, and CNBC, the former White House chief of staff's terrible account of Trump, China's warning that they will detain U.S. citizens after the prosecutions of Chinese students in America, the 800 people in Compton that were selected for a pilot program of 2-years guaranteed income, LVMH's success, Robert Brockman's tax evasion scheme, Triller's royal treatment for content creators, and more.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

The best shoe you’ll ever purchase! Use code ‘KATHY’ at shopnewrepublic.com for $10 off your whole order!

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 19 2020

1hr 13mins

Play

Adam Neumann is Back!! | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we've got Paul Ripke in the studio to help us discuss the 21 states averaging at peak COVID cases this week, the dropping number of new students in college, the record jobless claims since August, which companies are still hiring, social media's censorship of the Hunter Biden story, Ice Cube's assistance in Trump's plan for Black America, the UTA agent hired by the D'Amelio family, Morning Brew's attempt to sell itself to Business Insider, Adam Neumann's return to real estate, the Calm app's $2.2 billion valuation, Zoom's marketplace and integration of third-party apps, a LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendation segment, and more.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

Adam Neumann is Back!! – Group Chat News

  • Octoberfest is a SCAM. [3:40]
  • All signs mater. [8:13]
  • The Group Chat office is stuck in 2008. [10:30]
  • Staggering numbers from Travis Scott's 10-min Fortnite concert. [13:11]
  • The age of distraction for young people. [15:54]
  • Corona Chat. [25:21]
  • The future of colleges. [31:44]
  • How the country has been held hostage because of an election. [41:45]
  • The jobs that are currently booming. [46:50]
  • Jack Dorsey has some explaining to do. [51:30]
  • There is nothing safer than an airplane. [56:55]
  • Ice Cube is playing a dangerous line. [59:42]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [1:05:40]
  • The D’Amerlio family knows how to play the game. [1:09:43]
  • Morning Brew is cashing out! [1:17:15]
  • Adam Neumann is BACK! [1:20:57]
  • Meditation app Calm is doing well. [1:23:39]
  • Zoom is making BIG moves. [1:27:07]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:31:07]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:39:19]
  • Group Chat Announcements. [1:44:50]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Content Recommendations

Connect with Paul

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 16 2020

1hr 47mins

Play

LeBron is the GOAT | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the Lakers' championship victory, Apple's 5G iPhone and other announcements, SoftBank's SPAC, Kroger's ghost kitchen move, Walmart and Target's curbside pickup to compete with Amazon, historic early voting in 2020, Eli Lilly's pausing of antibody trials due to illness, COVID's censoring effect on TV production, AMC's warning that they may run out of cash by the end of the year, the opening of a sex worker university, Jeffrey Epstein's shady relationship with billionaire Leon Black, As Seen on Social, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

The best shoe you’ll ever purchase! Use code ‘KATHY’ at shopnewrepublic.com for $10 off your whole order!

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

LeBron is the GOAT – Group Chat News

  • Who wants a title?! [1:49]
  • Group Chat’s hot takes from Apple’s release event. [12:00]
  • We have a new SPAC in town. [25:03]
  • Will the stock market be riding the ‘blue wave’?! [26:45]
  • Kroger putting their name in the ghost kitchen market. [31:51]
  • What are people doing with all their extra time? [37:21]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [42:16]
  • Will you be voting early or waiting till election day? [44:40]
  • It feels like the vaccine is NOT as close as it seems to be. [49:00]
  • TV production getting a COVID makeover. Will you be tuning in? [57:57]
  • Is theater chain AMC running out of cash? [1:00:53]
  • Group Chat on the future of Only Fans and its impact on the porn industry. [1:05:26]
  • The billionaire who stood by Jeffrey Epstein. [1:16:07]
  • As Seen on Social. [1:20:17]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:24:40]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 14 2020

1hr 28mins

Play

Praying for Exits | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we have an EXCLUSIVE interview with the mystery person behind the @prayingforexits venture capital meme page. Then we're discussing Greg Abbott's decision to allow bars to open in Texas at 50% capacity, the report that Trump is no longer able to transmit COVID, the 10 healthiest communities in America, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

Praying for Exits – Group Chat News

  • An EXCLUSIVE interview with the mystery person behind the @prayingforexits venture capital meme page. They discuss the origins/organic growth of the page, business strategy, SPACS & MUCH MORE! [2:24]
  • Why do we celebrate Columbus Day?! [42:55]
  • Correction on the GM/Nikola deal. [52:13]
  • Information is key! Vote today. [53:37]
  • Sleep or Chill. [56:04]
  • Texas, go big or go home. [1:06:43]
  • The confusion behind Trump’s health. [1:10:25]
  • The 10 healthiest communities for well-being in America. [1:18:29]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:22:30]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 12 2020

1hr 27mins

Play

Thank God It's Flyday | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we've got an interview with CJ MacDonald to talk about his tool to help teens learn how to manage money: Step. Then we're discussing the Vice Presidential debate, Trump refusal to take part in a virtual debate, Trump's Chief of Staff's indoor and mask-free wedding for his daughter, Pelosi's claim that congress will enforce the 25th amendment on Trump, the Tennessee Titans battle with COVID, Kim Kardashian's influence on the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, venomous caterpillars in Virginia, Ocean Spray's gift of a truck to a TikTok star, David Dobrik's Tesla giveaway for registered voters, Jack Dorsey's $50 million bitcoin purchase, Axios' growth, Instacart's $17.7 billion valuation, a LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendations segment, and more.

Step gives families and teens tools to manage money while learning financial literacy. Sign up for your first bank account and spending card in minutes. Step is giving away $100,000 to jumpstart teens' financial journeys. For a chance to win, participants need to create a Step account, follow @stepmobile on Instagram and add a comment with their Step username –– tagging three friends in the post.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

The best shoe you’ll ever purchase! Use code ‘KATHY’ at shopnewrepublic.com for $10 off your whole order!

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Thank God It's Flyday – Group Chat News

  • An interview with CJ MacDonald, Founder & CEO of STEP. Educating the teen market on the importance of financial literacy. [3:02]
  • Group Chat’s takeaways from the Vice Presidential Debate. [24:56]
  • Will there be a 2nd Presidential Debate? [34:37]
  • Little Wuhan in the White House. [37:47]
  • Nancy Pelosi is dropping the hammer! [41:30]
  • There are fine extremists on both sides. [44:40]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [50:21]
  • The Tennessee Titans gift from god. [54:25]
  • To the rescue, Kim Kardashian-West. [1:00:02]
  • The latest ‘creepy’ thing to look out for. [1:04:50]
  • Ocean Spray is giving back after viral video. [1:06:42]
  • David Dobrik showing the power of influencers. [1:10:40]
  • Jack Dorsey believes in bitcoin. [1:14:40]
  • Instacart’s latest valuation. Should you go all in?! [1:16:38]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:20:45]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:35:05]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:38:21]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 09 2020

1hr 44mins

Play

Old SPACdonald | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Trump's plans to attend next week's debate, his downplaying of COVID-19, the blue wave predicted for the House and Senate, the Fed chair's warning to America of a financial disaster unless the coronavirus is controlled, Claudia Conway's TikTok journalism, TikTok's role in political campaigns, the 4 million Americans who have already voted, J Balvin's collaboration with McDonald's, Kanye West's surprising financial reports, Chamath Palihapitiya's decision to take Clover Health public in a $3.7 billion SPAC deal, Strava's $1 billion-plus valuation, Coca-Cola's decision to discontinue Zico, As Seen on Social, and more.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

Old SPACdonald – Group Chat News

  • The Trump strategy following his release from the hospital. [2:30]
  • Trump is ‘bat’ man. [12:50]
  • Vote and make your voice heard! [14:35]
  • Claudia Conway is an American hero. [19:00]
  • TikTok has a new house in town... [24:30]
  • Ad Break: Sign up TODAY for the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series. [28:17]
  • McDonald’s is the new Supreme. [34:05]
  • Kayne is the trophy husband. [41:30]
  • Chamath loves SPAC’s. [43:35]
  • Zoom out to that Tim. [46:58]
  • What is Strava? [48:18]
  • Carbonation is the hot trend. [52:50]
  • As Seen on Social. [1:01:38]
  • Previewing Thursday’s Newsletter. [1:09:06]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 06 2020

1hr 10mins

Play

HOLY SH*T | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Holy sh*t. Today we're discussing the 10+ people in Trump's circle-- including Trump-- who tested positive for COVID-19 this weekend, Trump's videos from the hospital, Melania's vulgar comment about border child separation, Biden's 14-point lead after the debate, HOLISTIK Wellness's Sleep or Chill segment, stock updates, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Introducing the 2nd Annual Grand Running Club Virtual Race Series! Register for either the 5k, 10k or half marathon and you will receive the best race package EVER. This includes an exclusive Grand Running Club race hoodie, a $25 gift card to spend at grandrunningclub.com, discounts from all our favorite apparel & footwear brands, and a selection of sample products from our partners to help you pre & post run. You can run or walk the distance you sign up for, anywhere on Earth, anytime between December 5th and December 6th 2020. 2020 is almost over, leave your mark: https://virtualrace.grandrunningclub.com

HOLY SH*T – Group Chat News

  • TRUMP ‘RONA. The timeline leading up to this SHOCKING news, RAW reactions & MORE! [2:42]
  • Corona Chat. [31:22]
  • What’s happening in Orange County? [38:05]
  • Melania has a BIG mouth. [40:52]
  • BREAKING NEWS! [42:33]
  • Sleep or Chill. [49:25]
  • Group Chat Announcements. [1:00:45]
  • Quarantine has birthed ‘interesting’ music videos. [1:11:17]
  • What to watch in the markets this week. [1:12:20]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:17:10]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Oct 05 2020

1hr 21mins

Play

Dee's Criminal Past | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the Presidential debate and Biden's lead in the polls, Robert Johnson's claim that a businessman would vote for Trump, the state director of Latinos for Trump is also the leader of the Proud Boys, Pelosi and Mnuchin's push for a stimulus deal, the participants of the COVID-19 vaccine trial experiencing 24 hour fevers and headaches, the indefinite postponement of the Tennessee Titans Game due to COVID, the rise in consumer spending in August, H&M's closing of 250 stores, Subway's sugary bread, Palantir's $21 billion valuation and rough debut, a LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendations, and more.

Dee's Criminal Past – Group Chat News

  • Recapping the 1st Presidential Debate. [2:20]
  • Dee’s criminal past. [11:30]
  • Conceding defeat and the problem with people like Robert Johnson. [24:21]
  • Will there be a 2nd stimulus by the end of the year? [30:07]
  • Where do you stand on a potential vaccine? [35:58]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [38:49]
  • COVID is coming for the NFL, who will win? [42:27]
  • Understanding the metrics of consumer spending. [45:54]
  • No one is immune to the ‘rona. [50:06]
  • Subway’s bread isn’t bread?! [51:50]
  • Checking in on Palantir. [55:54]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [59:43]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:17:29]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:28:44]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Oct 02 2020

1hr 29mins

Play

!EMERGENCY POD! ALL THINGS PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

Podcast cover
Read more

WELCOME TO 15 MINUTES OF PURE HOT TAKES! We couldn't wait till Friday to share our feedback on last nights presidential debates so Dee and Anand sat down to give you their thoughts and feedback on the debate! Buckle up, this is a good one.

Sep 30 2020

22mins

Play

Dee's Taking the Vaccine | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're interviewing Brent Saunders-- former CEO of both Allergan and Bausch + Lomb, then we're discussing the NFL teams that are shutting down as a result of COVID-19, the cities that are giving their citizens cash, Trump's history of tax evasion and financial losses, Biden's $300,000 tax payment in 2019, Trump's alleged mocking of his Christian supporters, the Christian group that raised $500,000 for the legal defense of Kyle Rittenhouse, Charlotte Kirk's nonconsensual sex allegations against Kevin Tsujihara, BTS's highly successful IPO, Bryce Hall's new finance podcast, Him's consideration of going public via Oaktree SPAC, Warren Buffett's stake in Snowflake and its $800 million gain, As Seen on Social, and more.

The best shoe you’ll ever purchase! Use code ‘KATHY’ at shopnewrepublic.com for $10 off your whole order!

Dee's Taking the Vaccine – Group Chat News

  • An interview with Brent Saunders, former CEO of both Allergen and Bausch + Lomb. He discusses the idea of ‘capitalistic compassion’, how we should be looking at the vaccine, the COVD-19 impact on the economy & MUCH MORE! [2:22]
  • Is this the beginning of the end for the NFL? [34:35]
  • The Universal Basic Income city experiment. [40:35]
  • What’s the deal with Trump’s taxes?! [45:29]
  • Trump, not so holy? [55:13]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [1:00:35]
  • A Christian group is here to help Kyle Rittenhouse. [1:04:37]
  • Who in the world is Charlotte Kirk?! [1:07:30]
  • How the stock market has now become the brand market. [1:16:40]
  • TikTok’s Bryce Hall has entered the podcast space. [1:19:20]
  • The latest news in IPO Land. [1:23:50]
  • As Seen on Social. [1:27:07]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:31:58]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Sep 30 2020

1hr 36mins

Play

Your Favorite Far Left Podcast | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the pandemic pallets grocers are stocking up on, Dr. Fauci's warning about vitamin D deficiencies, Trump's consideration of Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court, Xi's "assimilation" of Muslims in Xinjiang, Sleep or Chill HOLISTIK Wellness's Sleep or Chill segment featuring TJ Stouder, David Attenborough's record rise to 1 million Instagram followers, the future of TikTok, Poshmark's confidential filing for IPO, United Airlines' and American Airlines' enormous layoff, Palantir's $22 billion valuation, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Your Favorite Far Left Podcast – Group Chat News

  • Tim, your favorite stock advisor. [3:30]
  • Whatever opinion you do have, there are so many ways you can view it. [8:25]
  • Not to worry, ‘pandemic pallets’ are being stockpiled for the Winter. [17:00]
  • How to determine if you are vitamin D deficient. [22:00]
  • Who is Amy Coney Barrett? [26:38]
  • Xi says China will continue efforts to ‘assimilate’ Muslims in Xinjiang. [33:47]
  • Sleep or Chill with Holistok Wellness CEO, TJ Stouder. [37:03]
  • They said Instagram was a young man’s game. [56:09]
  • The latest on the TikTok saga. [58:46]
  • Every single VC-backed company is trying to figure a way to go public. [1:02:30]
  • A scary deadline is approaching for the airline industry. [1:06:17]
  • Group Chat Conversations: Politics, tech and finding talent. [1:10:00]
  • Nobody knows what Palantir does. [1:19:06]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:23:00]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Sep 28 2020

1hr 28mins

Play

The Divided States of America | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the Breonna Taylor case ruling and the subsequent protests, the two Louisville officers who were shot, the estimation that racism has cost $16 trillion this century alone, the happiest states in the country, Trump's praise of Kentucky AG Daniel Cameron, Putin's connection to a key witness in the Senate report on the Bidens, Kanye's tweets, the surge in COVID cases in 22 states this week, the pandemic's effect on Olive Garden, Goat Group's $100 million expansion, Amazon's statement denying ownership over the $500 Peloton knock-off, Tim's Stock Pick, LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendations, and more.

The Divided States of America – Group Chat News

  • How this has nothing to do with a case, but with the election. [2:30]
  • Get registered to vote! [18:35]
  • The economic impact of systematic racism in this country. [22:58]
  • The happiest states in the United States. [27:12]
  • Reel it in Hunter! [35:00]
  • China is scary. [37:40]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [44:50]
  • Kanye Tweets. Will he ever get a board seat? [46:45]
  • Corona Chat. [58:10]
  • Sneakers re-sale, an assets class. [1:14:25]
  • The thin line between legal and illegal scams. [1:19:28]
  • Tim’s Stock Picks. [1:21:27]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:25:41]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:34:03]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:39:20]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Connect with Group Chat!

Sep 25 2020

1hr 42mins

Play

Bye Bye Nikola | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we've got an interview with social media star Christian Delgrosso! Then we're discussing the new information about COVID-19's airborne capabilities, Romney's backing of the new Supreme Court nominee, how billionaires like Cheryl Saban and Haim plan on supporting Biden and Democratic senators, the NYPD officer who was illegally working for China, the Emmy's all-time lowest TV ratings, NFL's falling ratings, the founder of Nikola's separation deal allowing him to forfeit his stock but keep $3.1 billion, the success of the Barstool App, Amazon's stationary bike collaboration with Echelon to challenge Peloton, As Seen On Social, and more.

Support for Group Chat is brought to you by manscaped, who is the best in men's below the belt grooming. Manscaped offers precision-engineered tools for your family jewels. They obsess over their technology developments to provide you the best tools for your grooming experience. Get 20% off and free shipping with the PROMO CODE: GroupChat at https://www.manscaped.com/

Shop the new Kurt sneaker from New Republic: https://shopnewrepublic.com/

Group Chat is brought to you by The Menlo Club, the #1 Mens Clothing Subscription box in the world! Join today for only $45 (Reg. $60) and get a bonus item of the New Republic Bowery Sneaker, their NEW canvas sneaker! Don't wait any longer, get your style back no track with The Menlo Club: https://www.themenlohouse.com/club Use code DEE2020 for $15 off

Bye Bye Nikola – Group Chat News

  • Group Chat welcomes Christian Delgrosso to the pod! They discuss his journey into social media, how to distinguish what is creating something you are happy with versus something you are creating because you have to create it, and being an advocate for the mental health of the youth. [2:15]
  • The problems with institutions like the CDC. [41:55]
  • Politics Chat. [49:30]
  • Showing how deeply the Chinese Government has penetrated our society. [58:18]
  • Pete Reads the Ads. [1:01:34]
  • The youth have lost their interest in live sports and cable tv. [1:06:52]
  • Trevor Milton is NO Elon Musk. [1:14:06]
  • Barstool Sportsbook, how the power of a brand is more important than it's ever been. [1:18:13]
  • Amazon is reinventing the wheel once again! [1:31:13]
  • As Seen on Social. [1:37:33]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:38:50]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 23 2020

1hr 42mins

Play

RIP RBG | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump's claim that he will nominate a woman to the Supreme Court next week, Virginia's massive lines for early voting, Donald Trump's one presidential strength, Trump's demand for a $5 billion cut of the TikTok deal for his new history project, a judge's free speech concerns with WeChat, Holistik Wellness's Sleep or Chill segment, U.S. COVID-19 death toll nearing 200,000, the end of the recession for the rich, Perelman's decision to sell his empire, and more.

Shop the new Kurt sneaker from New Republic: https://shopnewrepublic.com/

RIP RBG – Group Chat News

  • RIP RBG. [3:55]
  • The political turmoil surrounding RBG’s death. [5:35]
  • Giving credit where credit is due. [30:25]
  • TikTok is here to stay. [35:32]
  • Sleep or Chill. [44:31]
  • Pete’s Time to Shine. [1:00:45]
  • Corona Chat. [1:03:14]
  • Not every billionaire is cultured. [1:10:33]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:15:44]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 21 2020

1hr 22mins

Play

Drama Has COVID... Again | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Kanye's tweets, Snowflake's stock, the stock market being down overall, the new USPS documents demonstrating an agency's inability to manage Trump Amazon, and COVID, the return of college football, why Amazon and Steph Curry are investing in Tonal, Amazon's leap into podcasting, Paradigm's 180-person cut, the Fed's warning that rates will be low for several years, Oracle and Walmart's stake in TikTok, Facebook's dependency on Trump, the Chinese virologist who said COVID-19 was a bioweapon and her boss Steve Bannon, homicide statistics, college admissions in COVID, a LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendations, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Drama Has COVID... Again – Group Chat News

  • Breaking down Kanye’s BIZARRE tweetstorm. [3:50]
  • Snowflake, the most oversubscribed IPO in the history of tech. [20:50]
  • The stock market bubble isn’t bursting anytime soon. [28:05]
  • What can you do for me? [31:42]
  • Home fitness is out of control! [40:37]
  • Amazon throwing their hat into the podcast space. [45:50]
  • We have yet to see the full culmination of layoffs. [53:54]
  • Pete’s Time to Shine. [56:18]
  • Kevin Systrom, the Empire Strikes Back. [58:13]
  • Does Facebook need Trump even more than Trump needs Facebook?! [1:01:48]
  • The ‘Minneapolis Effect’. [1:05:20]
  • Big Ten Football is back! [1:08:35]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [1:14:10]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [1:24:58]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:31:50]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 18 2020

1hr 41mins

Play

Apple Fitness > Peloton | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Restoration Hardware, early voting, the new retail holiday in October, Apple's big announcements, Opendoor going public via Chamath Palihapitiya SPAC, Jim Cramer's playbook for Snowflake IPO, Oracle's TikTok deal and why it accomplishes nothing, Trump's one night speed read of Bob Woodward's 466 page book, Louisville's $12 million settlement and subsequent police reform for Breonna Taylor's shooting, Kim Kardashian's social media freeze for #StopHateForProfit, ironically followed by our As Seen on Social segment, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Apple Fitness > Peloton – Group Chat News

  • The boys are back together! [2:47]
  • There are fine pissed off people on both sides. [4:01]
  • New holiday alert! [24:32]
  • The BIG highlights from the Apple event. [30:27]
  • Is podcasting becoming centralized? [38:51]
  • What is Opendoor? [41:51]
  • Snowflake, getting awarded for certainty? [48:42]
  • Pete’s Time to Shine. [51:10]
  • The Oracle/TikTok deal makes no sense. [54:00]
  • Trump says... [58:26]
  • The latest updates on the Breonna Taylor tragedy. [1:02:33]
  • Group Chat Predictions, who will the next eligible bachelor be for Cardi-B? [1:06:00]
  • The Social Dilemma. [1:08:21]
  • As Seen on Social. [1:14:35]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:20:20]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 16 2020

1hr 22mins

Play

No More Zoom Small Talk | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the NFL season debut, the 5 stocks driving the S&P 500, the two million people still getting Netflix DVDs by post, Reed Hastings's opinion on remote work for Netflix, the CEO of Whole Foods' belief that many people are done with grocery stores, HOLISTIK Wellness's Sleep or Chill segment, the West Coast currently having the worst air quality in the world, the status of a second stimulus check, Bloomberg's $100 million campaign assistance for Biden in Florida, Peter Thiel's support for Donald Trump, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

No More Zoom Small Talk – Group Chat News

  • How corporate America does NOT understand popular culture. [1:44]
  • Does anyone care about the NFL?! [16:56]
  • Stock Market Chat. [26:18]
  • Why aren’t people screaming from the mountain tops for a 2nd stimulus?! [30:40]
  • The strange connection between Netflix’s Reed Hastings and Brian Toll. [36:06]
  • Why working from home is bad for creative businesses. [38:40]
  • Are grocery stores canceled?! [43:37]
  • Sleep or Chill. [50:38]
  • The west coast is having some tough times. [1:06:21]
  • Bloomberg is just burning cash. [1:09:36]
  • Is Peter Thiel a genius racist?! [1:12:25]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:14:45]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 14 2020

1hr 18mins

Play

California is Burning | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Peloton's earnings, Slack and Lululemon's plummeting stock, Restoration Hardware and Nikola's stock boom, Josh Luber's exit from StockX, Century 21's decision to file for bankruptcy, Citigroup shattering Wall Street's glass ceiling before JPMorgan, Tiffany and LVMH's court case, Apple's new mask for employees, L.A. County's decision to reinstate Halloween, the end of COVID screenings upon arrival of international flights in the U.S., the claim in Woodward's book that Trump knew COVID was deadly and downplayed it on purpose, a LIVE Winners, Losers, and Content Recommendations, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

California is Burning – Group Chat News

  • California is on fire. [2:15]
  • A lot of people love riding a bike and going nowhere. [5:13]
  • Slack not playing the game. [8:14]
  • The disconnect of the stock market. [10:48]
  • Does Restoration Hardware have any competition? [13:17]
  • Is StockX poised to make a big move? [15:00]
  • Who is swimming with shorts and who is swimming naked? [18:24]
  • Nikola is a joke. [22:13]
  • Congrats Citigroup! [25:25]
  • Things are getting a little ugly between LVMH and Tiffany. [27:05]
  • Tim’s $1,000 Challenge. [29:38]
  • Would you wait in line for the Apple face masks? [32:00]
  • Pete Time to Shine. [35:49]
  • The problem with making statements. [39:47]
  • Bad people on both sides. [43:11]
  • Bob Woodward got Donald Trump. [45:50]
  • Weekly Winners & Losers. [50:26]
  • Hottest Content for the Weekend. [58:24]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:00:40]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 11 2020

1hr 2mins

Play

Tale of Two Cities | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing the battle for a TikTok replacement, Jay Z and Beyonce's 350ft super-yacht in Croatia, the pandemic's effect on the opioid crisis, the divided mortgage era, the housing market for each side of America, Tesla's stock dropping 17%, Nikola's stock after partnering with GM, Shopify's $117 billion valuation, Peloton's new bikes and home gym equipment, As Seen on Social, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

Group Chat is brought to you by The Menlo Club, the #1 Mens Clothing Subscription box in the world! Join today for only $45 (Reg. $60) and get a bonus item of the New Republic Bowery Sneaker, their NEW canvas sneaker! Don't wait any longer, get your style back no track with The Menlo Club: https://www.themenlohouse.com/club Use code DEE2020 for $15 off

Tale of Two Cities – Group Chat News

  • Dom’s BIG day. [1:38]
  • Nothing is impacting the country more than kids NOT being at school. [3:45]
  • Do carriers have leverage? [8:17]
  • The case of the massive zoom fatigue. [11:50]
  • When will we see a level of normalcy return? [13:11]
  • The TikTok deadline is fast approaching. Will it be banned in America? [23:00]
  • All the rich are vacationing in Croatia. [25:40]
  • The opioid crisis is at its all-time worst. [29:10]
  • A tale of two cities: The new housing market. [31:15]
  • The boom of ‘zoom’ towns. [34:05]
  • Pete’s time to shine. [37:21]
  • Another crazy day in the stock market. Big tech takes a beating. [41:40]
  • What is GM thinking?! [51:17]
  • There is nothing bigger than gambling on the stock market the next 3 months! [52:08]
  • As Seen on Social. [58:25]
  • Group Chat Shout Outs. [1:05:02]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 09 2020

1hr 9mins

Play

SoftBank VS TikTok Investors | Group Chat News

Podcast cover
Read more

Today we're discussing Fantasy Football and its impact on the NFL, the booming sports trading card industry, Michael Jordan's equity stake in DraftKings, the growing number of young adults back in the nest, the 7,000 acre wildfire caused by a gender reveal, the billionaire who filed for divorce over his sex life and his wife's weight gain, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's £100 million deal with Netflix, Dr. Dre's estranged wife demanding $2 million for spousal support, 'Tenet's' $20 million opening, the K-shaped recovery post-pandemic favoring the wealthy, SoftBank's bet on big tech companies, the surprising race reveal of IG's "Daquan," the tech stock surge, Sleep and Chill, and more.

Group chat is brought to you by HOLISTIK Wellness, a proprietary blend of broad spectrum, water soluble CBD delivered in single-serve Stir STIKs that you can pop, pour and stir into any beverage. Get your hands on the most delicious, convenient and fast-acting CBD products on the market by visiting HOLISTIKWellness.com and use the code DEELS for 25% off any of their STIKs.

SoftBank VS TikTok Investors – Group Chat News

  • Happy Labor Day! [1:25]
  • Dee’s 40 things list feedback. [6:15]
  • Do more people play fantasy football than watch it?! [11:20]
  • The sports card scam. [17:50]
  • Michael Jordan loves to gamble. [25:56]
  • The forgotten generation. [28:24]
  • A gender reveal gone bad AGAIN! [33:53]
  • How billionaires demand their time during quarantine. [37:55]
  • Harry and Meghan x Netflix. [46:09]
  • Tenet, an optimistic look for the film industry. [51:34]
  • Sleep and Chill. [54:50]
  • The long-term negative effects of a potential K-shaped economic recovery. [1:12:00]
  • Softbank verses TikTok investors. [1:18:00]
  • Will the real “Daquan” please stand up! [1:22:21]
  • Group Chat Announcements. [1:26:58]

Related Links/Products Mentioned

Sep 08 2020

1hr 29mins

Play

iTunes Ratings

1138 Ratings
Average Ratings
1092
14
4
1
27

Essential listen

By R###D2 - Jun 02 2020
Read more
Love the mix of social, business and tech news delivered in a fun format.

Truth

By IndianaRyan11 - Jun 01 2020
Read more
I started listening because of being a drama fan. I stayed listening because I became a Pete fan