Long-form discussions and lowbrow humor on topics that would be unbelievable if they weren't true.
Uh oh! Did we just become a celebrity gossip podcast!? You can't avoid it, so we talked about it. But who is at fault here? Should we do more commentary as half-informed outsiders?
There's a new sheriff in Twitter town. But what changes will it bring? Will it be a bastion of free speech, or a cesspool of internet trolls?
In a surprising mid-season twist, Markus rants about things that probably only he cares about. Put on your waders listeners, cause this one gets deep. Are these the ravings of a mad man, or is his nerd rage justified? You decide.
Note of correction: I mistakenly said “kilobytes per second” in regards to audio bitrate, when more accurately it is “kilobits per second” which ironically enough proves my point
In this Tangent, Markus and Drew discuss America's complicated relationship with billionaires.
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In this Short, Markus and Drew talk about the bugs still being working out of the 5G telecommunications system.
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Microsoft sent shock waves through the videogame industry when it announced plans in January to acquire Activision Blizzard, the developers/publishers of the gigantic Call of Duty and Warcraft series. Weeks later, Sony announced their plan to acquire Bungie (best known for creating the Halo and Destiny franchises (ironically published by Activision)).
How will these business decisions affect the employees and the consumers? Are an...
What cool new gadgets and gizmos can we expect this year? For the full report, we ask our resident nerd.
***CORRECTION: OWO is NOT owned by Meta. You can learn more on their website below!
CES Official Page
Smart Home gadgets
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In 1990, NASA and the ESA launched the Hubble Space Telescope. It enabled us to learn the life cycles of stars, revealed black holes, proved the existence of dark matter and dark energy, and has even given us a glimpse into the oldest parts of the universe.
Now, over 30 years later (with some fresh underground collabs) they're about to drop the hotly anticipated sequel...
30 Years of H...
In which we discuss the 1984 David Lynch and the 2021 Dennis Villenueve adaptations and their subjective successes and failures.
Villenueve Scene Breakdown
Hans Zimmer Song Exploder
For fans of the David Lync film, look up the 'Spicediver' fan edit
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In this episode, Drew rails against the COVID mandates as well as (in his view) the incoherent policies more than 18 months after "15 Days to Slow the Spread".
(WARNING, EXTREME LANGUAGE!!!)
00:00 Intro/How it started (It's Science)
04:00 Never let a good crisis go to waste/The Flip-Flopping begins
06:07 Put your money where your mouth is/The Mandates
07:54 "But why, Drew?"/ "Cuz I don't f***in...
In this Short, Markus and Drew discuss the tremendous respect they have for the Sea (and those who sail it), through a story of Peruvian sailors trapped beneath the waves in their crippled sub the Pacocha, and their miraculous escape.
This story of horror and heroism is something akin to Apollo 13, Titanic and Back Draft, all rolled into one real life nightmare.
00:00 Intro/The Sea Demands Respect
03:56 Peruvian Submari...
What if you were asked to compile all relevant cultural examples of humanity and then put it in a sort of satellite-time-capsule and then shoot it off into the far regions of space?
What images, sounds, and media would you pick and why? Furthermore, how would those choices be interpreted by intelligent extraterrestrial life?
These were the questions that faced Carl Sagan and his associates in the 1970s.
In this Short, Markus and Drew discuss the theoretical wonderplane that is the metaverse, proto-metaverses, and the realities of the world that it is being born in.
Epic's Billion dollar Metaverse
Facebook rebrands as Meta
"who just agrees to something they don't read?"
The Net (film)
"everything is crap"
"Fuck you, you can't do what I do!"
"Place it G...
In this Short, Marcus and Drew discuss the difference between hard and soft strikes as they pertain to the situation regarding Hollywood and (allegedly) Southwest Airlines, respectively.
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In this Tangent, Markus and Drew discuss a wide range of topics including the allure of modern conveniences, planned obsolescence and The Great Reset.
In this clip, Drew rants at Markus on the complexities of a Minimum Wage as well as the potential looming financial collapse, know colloquially as "The Great Reset".
Have Americans been consuming cheap goods for too long that our perception of value is permanently skewed?
"Just Print more Money"
Millennials are Broke
"Ther Takin' r jobs!"
Vertical Integration of Big Biz
The Death of Small...
In this Short, Markus and Drew discuss China's recent new set of social laws designed to strengthen it's "cultural superiority"
China Bans more than 3hrs of Videogames
China Bans "Sissies" on TV
China's Social Credit System
"The China Dollar"
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In this Tangent, Markus and Drew pontificate on the fascinating and utterly depressing aspects of The Great War.
Despite the new and horrifying technologies of machine guns, poison gas, and airplanes one aspect of combat still never changes...
War is Hell.
The year is 1921 and a long brewing, ever escalating labor dispute between The Stone Mountain Coal Company and the Miners of Mingo County West Virginia is about to come to a violent conclusion. In what would later be known as the largest armed conflict since the American Civil War.
Soldiers returning home from the Great War now find themselves immersed in yet another bloody fight. This time they fight a new enemy: their fellow Amer...
Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.
This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.
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It’s a lighthearted nightmare in here, weirdos! Morbid is a true crime, creepy history and all things spooky podcast hosted by an autopsy technician and a hairstylist. Join us for a heavy dose of research with a dash of comedy thrown in for flavor.
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