Tower of Technobabble

We take a look at one of the major symptoms of the impending death of newspapers, and the celebrate the fact that we (humans) hit a comet with a robot.

 

Show Notes:

Old People now rule the funnies! http://www.timesdispatch.com/entertainment-life/judge-parker-rex-morgan-mark-trail-win-reader-vote-on/article_cb536c63-a05f-5b66-85e7-a2fe8b3d2fcb.html

 

Rosetta: Ambition: The Film: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H08tGjXNHO4

Direct download: The_Joy_of_Rex_-_S05E12_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:16pm EST

The Conduit regales us with tales of his adventure to Scotland. And by regales, I mean shows us his slides. He witnessed a bloodless attempt at revolution, and somehow managed to avoid scams in Paris.

 

Pro-Independence: http://www.yesscotland.net/

 

Pro-Union: http://www.bettertogether.net/page/content/thank-you

 

Part of Grand Theft Auto V came from Scotland: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rockstar_North

 

Scams to watch out for in Paris (The Conduit saw two instances of this, and a friend saw a third, so this list is pretty darned accurate):http://www.huffingtonpost.com/budget-travel/4-scams-to-watch-out-for_b_4241121.html

 

 

The return trip, where some jerk set the Chicago FAA Tower on fire: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/alleged-faa-saboteur-high-when-he-started-control-tower-fire/

Direct download: Better_Together_-_S05E11_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:08am EST

We get down to fundamentals this week with another episode of Chick Tract Theater. And, spoiler alert, Halloween and peer pressure are the fast track to putting your hand in Satan’s surprise basket of candy.

 

Show Notes:

Happy Halloween: http://www.chick.com/reading/tracts/0032/0032_01.asp

The Little Princess (the one we almost did this week) http://www.chick.com/reading/tracts/0063/0063_01.asp

Direct download: Blood_on_the_Prius_-_S05E10_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:16am EST

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