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Wham Bam Pow Ep. 5 - The Casting Shuffle and Jurassic Park 3D

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Wham Bam Pow

This week, we caught Jurassic Park 3D in theaters, and reactions were MIXED; Ricky pitches us RoboCop with a barefooted twist; and Rhea brings in an article about supposedly successful recastings in the sci-fi and action realms.

Follow us on Twitter! Cameron is @cameronesposito, Rhea is @RheaButcher, and Ricky is @RickyCarmona.

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Dave Hill Cleveland Invasion

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Date: 
04/26/2013 - 07:30 - 09:41
City: 
Cleveland, OH
Venue Name: 
Grog Shop

I will be doing my popular nightclub act along with Cleveland great Mike Polk and Ramon Rivas. Come and I will sign your butt. Get tickets here: http://grogshop.gs/2013/03/19/dave-hill/

Dave Hill's Podcasting Incident #69 with Cabaret Star Bridget Everett!

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Cabaret star Bridget Everett

Episode 69 is here and is easily twice as sexy as its number implies. Close those blinds as NYC's #1 cabaret performer and saucy chanteuse Bridget Everett and I sit down to chat about topics including but not limited to our massive Saudi Arabian fan bases, motorboating (both giving and receiving), whether or not flip-flops are bullshit, Alan Cumming, handjobs, rocking, cabaret and about 500 other things most people can't handle. As if all of that is not enough, I also read aloud from the Black Metal Dialogues, answer important listener questions, check in with my secretary Shaina Feinberg, and hand the baton to Ian Ball so he can deliver the Hot Jamz from London as usual. Deal with it. For more information on this podcast and other Dave-related topics, please visit my website at davehillonline and follow me on Twitter at @mrdavehill. Okay, that about covers it. Thanks. You are the best.

Still street,
Dave Hill

Judge John Hodgman Episode 106: Trivial Peer Suit

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Steve brings the case to court. He says he's served as the de-facto leader of a trivia team for years now, and wants to make it official. His teammate Claire says that the team thrives under unofficial leadership. Who is right? Who is wrong? Only Judge John Hodgman can decide.

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Special thanks to listener Frank McGeough for suggesting this episode's title!

Wham Bam Pow's Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher in PDX!

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Date: 
04/21/2013 - 22:00 - 23:30
Show: 
City: 
Portland, OR
Venue Name: 
Mt Tabor Theater (4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd.)

Wham Bam Pow's Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher will be in Portland on April 21 to record an episode of Cameron's Put Your Hands Together standup podcast as a part of the Bridgetown Comedy Festival!

Tickets:
online at http://bridgetowncomedy.com/event/put-your-hands-together-sunday/

Wham Bam Pow's Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher in San Francisco!

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Date: 
04/18/2013 - 22:00 - 23:30
Show: 
City: 
San Francisco
Venue Name: 
Dark Room Theater (2263 Mission St)

Wham Bam Pow's Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher will be in San Francisco on April 18 to record an episode of Cameron's Put Your Hands Together standup podcast!

Tickets: $10 at the door,
or online at http://putyourhandstogethersf.eventbrite.com

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: Shane Carruth of Upstream Color and Rodney Ascher of Room 237

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
Shane Carruth
Guests: 
Rodney Ascher
Guests: 
Kumail Nanjiani
Guests: 
Emily V. Gordon

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Video Games with The Indoor Kids: Ms. Splosion Man and BioShock Infinite

Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, co-hosts of video game podcast The Indoor Kids, join us to share their favorite new releases. Their first pick is Ms. Splosion Man, an imaginative platformer newly available on iOS. (Think Super Mario meets spontaneous self-combustion.) For a lengthier experience, check out BioShock Infinite, which (literally) takes the first BioShock to even greater heights.

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Upstream Color Director Shane Carruth on Creating Cryptic Cinema

Nearly ten years have passed since the release of writer/director Shane Carruth's first low-budget film, a complex time travel movie called Primer. Film fans are still obsessed with teasing out the intricacies of the story, about a time-travel machine and the men who engineered the machine. But within that story, there are emotional and ethical struggles that keep the audience riveted -- a quality that's become a hallmark of Carruth's small but powerful filmography.

Carruth wrote, directed, starred and composed all of the music for Primer, and he had the same all-consuming roles in his new film, Upstream Color. The movie is just as difficult to explain as his first. Upstream Color's two lead characters seem to have a shared experience of bodily manipulation, and cling to that sameness because they have nothing else. The movie delves deeply into identity and loss, and comes through with a powerful emotional experience.

Shane Carruth joins us to talk about the upsides and downsides of independent filmmaking, why plot summary doesn't always get to a movie's heart, and the best James Bond movie that will never be made.

Upstream Color is in select theaters nationwide. The film is available on DVD, Blu-Ray, and on demand on May 7.

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Comedy: Kyle Kinane Goes on a Fast Food Adventure

Kyle Kinane had a problem. He was craving fast food, but he'd had a little too much to drink. But he found a solution. It involved a little bit of ingenuity, a wallet's worth of cash, and a very patient cab driver.

This clip comes from Kyle Kinane's latest special, Whiskey Icarus, which is available as a digital download or a CD/DVD. He'll be performing at MaxFunCon 2013 in late May.

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Director Rodney Ascher Opens The Door On Room 237

Stanley Kubrick's movie The Shining made a huge cultural impression. It's a classic horror movie about the psychological tolls of isolation, the dissolution of a family, the Holocaust, and how Kubrick helped fake the moon landing.

Wait a second. The Holocaust? Moon landing? Yep. The new documentary Room 237 features increasingly eye-widening theories about the hidden subtexts of The Shining. Movies often inspire intense debate over authorial intent, but Kubrick's known perfectionism and deliberate filmmaking often take this discussion to another level.

Room 237's director Rodney Ascher sits down with us to discuss some of the film's more creative theories, as well as whether or not there's such a thing as too much interpretation.

Room 237 is out now in select theaters nationwide and available on video on-demand.

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The Outshot: The Grand Tour by George Jones

Pop music is usually for young people – what better audience is there for short, simple, high-energy music? But what does pop music sound like when it grows up? To answer that question, Jesse takes a look at a song by George Jones, called The Grand Tour.

RISK! #429: What I'm Made Of

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RISK!
Guests: 
Shen Wei
Guests: 
Ed Gavagan

Shen Wei and Ed Gavagan share about how they became who they are now.

Throwing Shade Ep. 76 - Nike Gay Endorsement, Pam Stenzel, Coachella, Liza Minnelli

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Erin and Bryan send their heartfelt thoughts to Bostonians before they get into 'ssues -  Nike promises to make endorsements rain on gay athletes, Pam Stenzel abstinence teaches the wrong West Virginia teens, Coachella and Liza Minnelli.
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Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 271: Ricochet Pope with Nate DiMeo

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
Nate DiMeo

The Memory Palace's Nate DiMeo joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Segweys, jury duty and Gary Busey.

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