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EPISODE 242: NONVIOLENT CIVIL RESISTANCE

This week we’re joined by our friend Aaron to discuss the strategy (or lack thereof) of Donald Trump and his administration, voter suppression and fraud, conservative complacency, changing minds with arguments, Nazis in the streets with torches, acknowledging absurd world-views, staffing the FCC to overturn net neutrality, Russia’s involvement in the election, righteous violence, punching Nazis and running over protesters, trolling the left, training for non-violence, noob tactics of the alt-right, civil resistance via Chenoweth and Stephan, Leo Tolstoy and Kenneth Burke, the privilege of non-violence, accountability to better placed critics, better uses for white masculinity, the shrinking timeline of awareness, creative non-violence, war with North Korea, understanding the other with empathy, substituting a villain for a fool, how Nazis compare to BLM / Antifa / Black Panthers and others, problematic media, human cooperation, tearing down white supremacist iconography in public places, the hardly-subtle KKK, Stetson Kennedy, Linear and Emergent Logic, and more!

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EPISODE 200: HALF CHRISTMAS OMNIBUS

200_halfAll aboard the Half Christmas Omnibus! Episode 200 has been months in the making and when you venture within, you’ll know why. We hope you packed a lunch because we’re tackling every major segment we’ve ever featured on this podcast:

Fun Facts, Would You Rather, Word of the Day, The Fucking Balls on That Guy, Hero Arsonist of the Week, Deep Discounts, Cry Harder, the Gift and the Curse, Rap Trivia, Meat Head Street Cred, Holy Shit These Geophysics Actually Happened, Tech Section, Sports, Let’s Do Some Drugs, Today Was a Good Day, Coldest Mother Fuckers Ever, Juggalo Poetry Slam, Mike World Traveler, I Don’t Mean to Brag, and the Push to 200!

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EPISODE 195: AMERICA POST-REALITY

195Topics Discussed: Ghostriding an oil-less whip, taking care of your car, silent judgements, email, Chick-fil-a, Aristotle, achieving excellence, word of the day, The Jungle Book movie, Jon Favreau, Iron Man, Disney and Marvel, crying at movies, sensitive dudes, CGI, LDSD: genius auto repair meth hustle, Aaron’s take on the current election, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Conspiracies, fun facts about elections, the push to 200, working from home, more Park Lake adventures, and a brief existential crises.

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EPISODE 173: OVERWHELMING SHOW OF FORCE

110815Topics Discussed: That Hot New Adele Song, Amy Winehouse, Frank Zappa, Double Standards in Sports and Music, Retractions, TFBOTG: North Korea, Operation Paul Bunyan, Kim Il Sung, Word of the Day, Aaron Skypes In, Holy Shit This Actually Happened: 2013 Lac-Mégantic Train Disaster, Prison Debate Teams, Prison and Hood Tourism Reviews, Strategies of Whiteness, Supremacy, Privilege, Guilt, Predictable Arguments, Innocent Man Escapes Courthouse, Exchanging Socks, and Nearly Killing People on Bikes.

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EPISODE 164: BRUTE FORCE

091315Topics Discussed: Dub on Montucky Skies, New That’s Debateable, Bun B’s “II Trill”, Stupid Quotes, WHGL Weigh-In, Plateaus and Losses, Salt Strikes Again, Boozing and Prune Juicing, Hong Kong’s Solution to Dieting, Transferring Energy, McDonald’s Ruins Exercise Game, Laptop Hard Drive Disrupted by Airport Security, How Whistle-Blowers Travel, Ashley Madison’s Top Worst Passwords, Avast Anti-Virus, Brute Forcing Passwords, Tech Section: Motörhead’s Motor Heads, Lemmy’s Partying Downgrade, Taco Bell’s Naked Crispy Chicken Taco, Don’t Trust Fast Food Avocados or Shelf-stable Ranch Dressing, a Meeting with Yum Brands, Progress Pictures, Bulletproof Coffee, and Fat Fasting!

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