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Geekdays #603: 2017-04-22

15 mins - Published Sat, Apr 22, 2017.

Naked Mole Rats, Teslas, Flying Cars! … And a voice like manna from heaven.

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Pint Notes #53: Happiest Dystopia You’ll Ever Hear

1 hour - Published Fri, Apr 21, 2017.

Hosts Rebecca Ruiz and Josh Wodarz return again to record in a seedy basement bar and bring you reviews of new music and drink some new beer. (more…)

Gordon's Gun Closet #20: Glock

41 mins - Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017.

The Glock: it might not be pretty, it might not be a classic, but it’s reliable, safe, and it gets the job done. It’s one of the most popular handguns to come out of the 20th century, and we’re here to talk about it.

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Who's Who #85: Time-Flight

31 mins - Published Wed, Apr 19, 2017.

It’s that time again. We’ve just seen a great serial, so naturally the serial following it has to be the worst

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Take Five #48: Squirrels

5 mins - Published Tue, Apr 18, 2017.

Squirrels are cute. Everyone agrees. If someone tells you that squirrels aren’t cute, it’s a test to see if you agree with them. If you do, you’ve failed the test and they will know you’re a terrible person. Don’t fail the test! Tell them that you also think squirrels are cute.

Movieing On #236: The Thing From Another World

1 hour 6 mins - Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017.

1951 was an important year in so many ways. I can’t think of anything special that stands out right now, but I’m sure there are things. This movie, for example! This movie was an important thing that happened in 1951.

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The MMOsketeers #199: Gummy Bunny Hangover

1 hour 13 mins - Published Mon, Apr 17, 2017.

This week Jen and Tepp talk about Star Citizen and it’s questionable versioning policy; SWTOR’s free ickle droid; Shroud of the Avatar finally focusing on what matters; Waaargh! descends upon Eternal Crusade; Elite Dangerous has a wee political rollback. Enjoy that idea for a moment, if you will; Star Trek Online brings a host of combat re-balancing and Competitive War Games in season 13; Dauntless goes with the tried and trusted F2P model. We also have a couple of questions from Ardua and StarFuryZeta. Also do check out the TSWCSICONTSHIRT code for The Secret World. If it still works, you’ll get a cool in-game T-Shirt out of it.

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What's in a Name? #6: Easter

10 mins - Published Sun, Apr 16, 2017.

Easter: Another pagan holiday co-opted and transformed by the early Christian church. How did we get from a fertility goddess to the resurrection of Jesus, and where did the eggs and bunnies come from? Let’s take a few minutes to discuss these issues.

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Coffee With Jeff #124: Three Mile Island

30 mins - Published Sun, Apr 16, 2017.

In the 1970s, nuclear power plants were popping up everywhere in the U.S.A. So quickly, in fact, that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission didn’t have the resources to keep up. One of these plants was Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania. On the night of March 28, 1979, lights and alarms began going off like it was The Forth of July in the reactor control room. Something was wrong, and for the next few days, the world waited to see if southern Pennsylvania was going to be a nuclear wasteland!

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The History Files #86: World War 1, pt. 1

50 mins - Published Thu, Apr 13, 2017.

As we continue into the 100 year anniversary of the Great War, eventually known as World War 1, we thought it appropriate to begin a series discussing this turning point in history. In this episode we talk about the events leading up to the war.

 

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Nothing Important Happened Today #35: Other Countries are Mostly the Same but Also Different

39 mins - Published Wed, Mar 29, 2017.

Petter and Breki are globetrotters extraordinaire, and this week they recount the many experiences they’ve had in foreign lands. Hint: It’s pretty much what the title says.

The now infamous bathtub-scene is in the montage that starts in Vlog #40 around 33 minutes in.

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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!

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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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…)