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EPISODE 246: IT’S BEEN A LONG TIME

This week we’re just catching up after three weeks off, and we’re discussing why voicemail is now unnecessary, unlimited data packages that aren’t actually unlimited, the S8 vs the Pixel, hindsight tech, lampshade monitors, Bixby hiccups, email, Bladerunner 2049, Dark City, how the pugs locked Dubs keys in his car, Matt introduces his idea for a revolutionary new tail light, Hungry Hustlers: paying it forward, real life fables on social media, revisiting the public library, sneaking Chinese food into the movie theater, Wong’s eggrolls, Palabra del Dia, financing a new bed, back pain, hot bed tech, and rescheduling recording. It doesn’t sound hilarious, but somehow it still is, so download it now and listen to it, and then tell your friends!

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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 206: TAYLOR THE IMPALER

206Taylor McCormack joins us this episode to discuss aggressive no-cell phone warnings at movies, schools evolving for cell phones, How Is This Not A Thing?, Million Dollar Money Makers: hair savings account, Word of the Day, public toilet seats, stellar immune systems, re-examining Vlad the Impaler with Taylor, the crusades, Genghis Khan, horse armor, getting that Pope money, MHSC: Retractions, who to trust in the media, Florida is a meme, scorpions are the worst, making friends with spiders, CMFE: potatoes are a killer, and old friends reunite.

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EPISODE 191: DREAMS OF AN INTERNATIONAL ROBOT WAR

032716_300Topics Discussed: Keto Chow, Japanese Computer Writes Novel, What is Art, Email, Oprah’s Influence on Buying Trends, Harpo Hutch Politics, Super Word, Word of the Day, Dub’s Credit Card Advice, Battle Bots and Robot Wars, MegaBots Inc. Teams With WHGL and NASA, Gladiator-style Robot Combat on the Moon, Secretary of Robots, Hotlanta Waffle House Hustle, Instagram Flavor Enhancer, Seducing a Beef Wellington, Photographing Food and Painting Models, Social Media Feeds Depression, Taking a Break from Social Media, Explaining the Mechanics of a Movie, Matt’s Concerned About Batman v. Superman, Dub’s Loving Deadpool, Marvel’s Cinematic Universe, Will Comic Book Movies Fizzle, and The Push to 200!

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EPISODE 121: KILLER AND TRILL

WHGL_Episode_121_10_19_14Season 13! Dub and Matt are joined by Troy and Killer Kyle this week! Topics Discussed: Inventive New Drinks, Sensitive Gag Reflexes, Disastrous News Coverage, Don Lemon, Being Quarantined, Ebola in America, ISIS Abroad, Charlie Wilson’s War, Norwegian Bikers Hunting Terrorists, Blaming the British, Cam’ron’s New Merchandise, Saturday Night Live, Colbert Taking Over Letterman’s Throne, Troy and Kyle’s Introduction to David Lynch, The New Twin Peaks, That One Coldplay Video, Dub’s Playing a Terrifying Slenderman Game, History of Slenderman, Many Different Andrew W.K.s and MF Dooms, Sleeptalking Efficiently, Preference for Hot Soda, Crazy Roommates, Summer Camp, Minimum Wage, Troy and Kyle’s Experience Living on a Reservation, Playing Rez Ball, Word of the Day, That’s a Bad Dog!