The BetaFiles podcast is a place where Gen-X ideas, reactions to events, and basic babbling in a poor surfer boy / southern accent come together to create an hour of non-sense. So join us to kill an hour of your time!
We discuss why education sucks
We talk about boys and girls...
Jay and I discuss nothing...
We discuss Eliot's masterpiece...
In a series of clips, we discuss different aspects of Generation-X and how it effected us individually and as a generation.
Jay and I discuss Hamlet
Jay and I discuss rhetoric
Jay and I discuss the most famous Bill ever...
In this one, Jay and I discuss women in Lit, specifically 3 well known women in lit...
Jay and I discuss epic narrative poetry and a brief history of the form.
Jay and I discuss the novel - in brief because... it's too much for an hour...
Jay and I discuss American and British Romanticism.
In the first BetaFiles for the new year, I discuss the merits of Vonnegut's Eliot Rosewater.
Jay and I discuss our first two days of class after returning to work in 2021...
A special guest helps me read the story of Christmas.
The final episode of 2020 where Jay and I try to discuss the positives of 2020...and the negatives.
Jay and I discuss separations and divorce.
We discuss the future of our culture in a "post" COVID world.
Jay and I discuss the merits of the Kindle vs the Analogue book.
If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.
Camp Hell: Anneewakee
The Anneewakee Treatment Center for Emotionally Disturbed Youth operated in Douglasville, Georgia for over 25 years. Purportedly, it was a place that parents could send their troubled kids for help. But in reality, it was a breeding ground for abuse. This is the story of Anneewakee, as never told before.
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.