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Half-Pints, Whole-Notes #47: Arcade Fire Canon

49 mins - Published Thu, Jan 19, 2017.

Welcome to the second canon show from Half-Pints, Whole Notes, where Rebecca Ruiz and Josh Wodarz go over one beer and one album that helped shape their palates for both beer and music.

This one centers on the excellent Bell’s Two Hearted Ale out of Michigan, and the debut album by Montreal indie rock band Arcade Fire; Funeral.

Take Five #35: Fudge

5 mins - Published Tue, Jan 17, 2017.

Fudge is not only the topic of this week’s Take Five, but also a way for its inventor to eat pure sugar without anyone judging them. Why not sit back with a nice bag of fudge, and listen to this episode?

(It’s not actually only five minutes long. You’re just hyperactive from all the sugar.)

Movieing On #223: Comfort and Joy

48 mins - Published Mon, Jan 16, 2017.

Scotland in 1984 was a very different place – at least if you believe this movie. Vicious gang wars were fought with oversized clown-like hammers over … unwritten rules surrounding territory rights for two rivaling Italian ice cream makers. It’s all very confusing, really, but the movie is good! And in the end, isn’t that what matters?

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The MMOsketeers #189: Quantum Superposition

1 hour 7 mins - Published Sun, Jan 15, 2017.

Jen and Tepp talk Star Wars Battlefront, Star Trek Online, Destiny, Guild Wars 2, The Repopulation, Pathfinder Online, Black Desert Online, Neverwinter and Conan: Exiles. Special mentions for the Nintendo Switch, Doug “Ironmaiden” cancer auction and Roll20.

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The History Files #81: News: Real, Fake and Yellow

47 mins - Published Sat, Jan 14, 2017.

We all want to know what’s going on in our world and elsewhere, but who can we trust to give us “all the news that’s fit to print” or tell us “that’s the way it was”? This week we look at the origins of the news media, how it became a business, and try to figure out what’s “fake news” and what’s “real news”. Yep, it’s all the news about news.

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Geekdays #546: 2017-01-13

15 mins - Published Fri, Jan 13, 2017.

Hackers steal your fingerprints, robots take your jobs and Google upscales your photos. This and more on today’s Geekdays.

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Who's Who #78: Logopolis

56 mins - Published Thu, Jan 12, 2017.

All good things must come to an end, and that includes Tom Baker’s run as The Doctor on Doctor Who. This week, Petter and Breki sit down to talk about the final serial in this, the most iconic doctor’s, run.

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Coffee With Jeff #117: Celluloid of the Strange & Unusual 1

31 mins - Published Sun, Jan 8, 2017.

On the first show of the year, I look at three films that you may mot have seen. The Mystery of the Leaping Fish (1916), The Holy Mountain (1973), and Spider Baby (1968).

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Retrograde #77: Christmas Special 2016

1 hour 29 mins - Published Sat, Dec 24, 2016.

Christmas comes a little early as The Retrograde team are back for another Christmas romp. Host Jack Marshall is joined by his usual happy elves of Anthony Hobday, James Mcfadyen, and Lysanne Skinner aka Lysanne Fisher.

So sit back, grab some eggnog, a few mince pies, light the fire, and get ready for a bumper packed Christmas Retrograde Special!

Nothing Important Happened Today #31: Rogue One

1 hour 9 mins - Published Sat, Dec 17, 2016.

Petter and Breki have just seen the new Star Wars movie, Rogue One, so they returned to their seats and microphones to talk about it. First ten minutes are guaranteed spoiler free!

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Gordon's Gun Closet #15: Watson’s Weapons

33 mins - Published Tue, Oct 25, 2016.

Recorded live at the Watson Washington convention on October 22, 2016 (not the 15th as mentioned in the outro). All about the kinds of firearms Dr. John Watson might have carried in his literary adventures with Sherlock Holmes, and some actually carried in film and television incarnations.

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We Need To Talk #37: Apple 2016 September Keynote

1 hour 10 mins - Published Wed, Sep 7, 2016.

Apple has taken the time to announce the new iPhone 7, so it’s obvious what happens next: Breki sits down with Jon to talk about it.

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Gamepunting #89: Bitbox […]

41 mins - Published Thu, Aug 4, 2016.

This week we take a look at Bitbox, Near & Far, Ponyfinder – Dawn of the Fifth Age, Zweihander Grim & Perilous RPG, Prince Valiant Storytelling Game, Pythos Tabletop RPG

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The Kingston Legacy #21: Pokemon Go Away

55 mins - Published Thu, Jul 14, 2016.

Robert Algeo and Josh Wodarz tackle most important issue of the day – Pokemon Go! Yes, yes, it’s another thing about Pokemon Go, but you know, with our irreverent spin on things. By irreverent, we mean Robert making fun of it and Josh laughing. Yep, that’s how we roll. (more…)