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MBMBaM 415: My Very Cool Telescope!

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This episode is chock-full of practical tips, like how to punish a bird, and how to defend the honor of your favorite telescope. If you don't use at least one piece of helpful advice from this episode at some point this week, we'll eat all three of our hats.

Suggested talking points: Justin's Christmas List, Candy Life Lessons, Telescope Bullies, Hiker Surprise, How to Punish Birds, Hummus Cream, It Catches, Office Improv

Ep. 1 Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone

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Guests: 
Mario Soto
Guests: 
Melissa Brandzel

On our inaugural episode, ping-pong enthusiast Paula Poundstone talks to sports psychologist Mario Soto about “the yips” and how to cure them. Grammarian Melissa Brandzel helps us talk good and also, punctuate good. And Paula and Adam watch Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation to help you decide if you should blow your hard-earned cash on the new one, Mission: Impossible - Fallout.

GUESTS
Mario Soto- Sports Psychologist
@mariosportsdoc
sportsycperformance.com

Melissa Brandzel - Grammarian
@MediaChickEdits
mediachick.com

John Grab - Trombone
John doesn't have a large social media footprint, but he often plays with The Orchestre Surreal

We need a theme song!
We launched this show without a theme song, and are turning to YOU, dear listener, to find one. If you have a tune in your head that you think should kick off our show each week, please reach out to us via our website.

Show credits
Paula Poundstone - Host
Adam Felber - Co-host
Jorge Reyes - Engineer

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The Greatest Generation DS9 Ep 218: Little Beef, Little Pork (DS9 S2E21)

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When Calvin Hudson walks Commander Sisko through his plan to leave the Federation, his fugitive turn has implications that will last well past laundry day. But when Gul Dukat rides shotgun for the mission to bring him to justice, Sisko’s allegiances become complicated. What is the unified theory of non-Starfleet uniforms? Why are there so many farmers in Star Trek? Is there a question you should never ask a Lyft driver? It’s the episode where all of the host’s movements are motivated!

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Follow The Game of Buttholes: The Will of the Prophets!

Music by Dark Materia & Adam Ragusea.
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Who Shot Ya? Episode 45: Top 5 Directorial Debuts, Oakland, and 'Sorry to Bother You'

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Show: 
Who Shot Ya?
Guests: 
Ricky Carmona
Guests: 
Alonso Durald
Guests: 
April Wolfe

Sorry to Bother You

We're going guest-less this episode as the 'Who Shot Ya?' trio hold down the fort on their own. This week we're covering the movie of the summer, Sorry to Bother You. In the discussion of the film the crew covers the rise of Oakland in cinema, Boots Riley's unique vision, and the powerful political message of the film. Alonso makes a case for a double feature with Sorry to Bother You and The First Purge. Plus, the crew puts together the ultimate Top Five list of directorial debuts. And as always, staff picks.

In news, Thanos apparently killed half of the animals, the cast and crew walk off the 'Roe v. Wade' film, and James Gunn says a good movie can't be ruined by spoilers.

TOP FIVE DIRECTORIAL DEBUTS (In no particular order):
1). Orson Welles - Citizen Kane
2). Kasi Lemmons - Eve's Bayou
3). Spike Lee - She's Gotta Have It
4). Joan Micklin Silver - Hester Street
5). Rose Troche - Go Fish

Weekly Movie Recommendations:

Ricky - Nights of Cabiria
April - Eighth Grade
Alonso - Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

PLUS, we have two Spotify playlists. One is for Movie Soundtracks and the other is for Movie Scores. Check 'em out!

Next week we're discussing Skyscraper with Morgan Rhodes and Drea Clark

With Alonso Duralde, April Wolfe, and Ricky Carmona.

You can let us know what you think of Who Shot Ya? at @WhoShotYaPod on Twitter. Or email us at whoshotya@maximumfun.org
Produced by Casey O'Brien and Laura Swisher for MaximumFun.org.

Story Break #65: Rock, Paper, Scissors

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Show: 
Story Break

We take the internationally beloved game of rock, paper, scissors and make a movie out of it!

Ross and Carrie Go Out Of Body (Part 4): Intruders and Tricksters Edition

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Ross and Carrie begin to make small moves out of their bodies as they continue their investigation of the International Academy of Consciousness. The latest lesson includes theological implications for the nature of the afterlife, and we are introduced to some astral figures who can help... and harm. Plus, a few new exercises with some tricky breathing to help you break out of the soma!

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Sawbones: The Bends

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Show: 
Sawbones

In honor of the rescue of 12 boys and their coach from a cave in Thailand, we're discussing the history of dive medicine research that helped make it possible.

Subscribe on iTunes! then, tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Still Buffetting: How to Concerts

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Show: 
Still Buffering

Welcome to Still Buffetting, the newest Jimmy Buffett fancast where we only discuss the world through the eyes of the chillest dude, Sir Lord Reverend Dr. James Buffett. In celebration of the most wonderful time of year (island time), we're talking all about teen concerts, from Buffett to moshing to cosplay, we've done it ALL.

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Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Trump's 2nd SCOTUS Nom, Thai Boys Rescued, London Pride w/Laura Kate Dale, Rosey Blair’s Nosy Thread, Johnny Depp, “Paid Off” Game Show, Stormy Daniels Arrested, Husband’s Sex Spreadsheet, Papa John’s Racist CEO, Logan Paul, Hamilton, World Cup

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Guests: 
Laura Kate Dale

INTRO 0:25

How Our Weeks Are Goin’
Fortnite & Far Cry 5
Things That Cheer Us Up
Bevs Like These

BEYOND THE HEADLINES 8:41

Pirate Leprechauns, Etc.
Husband’s Sex Rejection Spreadsheet
Rosey Blair’s Nosy Viral Thread
Johnny Depp

LONDON PRIDE W/LAURA KATE DALE 55:11

POLITICAL STORY OF THE WEEK 1:18:54

TIDBITS (TIDDLYBIDDLIES) 1:33:42

Henry Cavill’s Dumb GQ Quote
Thai Soccer Team Rescued From Cave
Logan Paul Documentary
Papa John’s Racist CEO
Stormy Daniels Arrested
Dystopian “Paid Off” Game Show
Alexander Hamilton

WI-FIVE 1:54:52

OUTRO 1:56:12

Ask Minority Korner Anything! (Listener Questions, Lesbian Bars, White People in Dreads, Queer/POC Musicals, Slavery, Chief Tuskaloosa, Queen of Pop)

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Show: 
Minority Korner

It's an all Ask Minority Korner Anything episode where we answer questions form YOU the Korner Kids! Is it cultural appropriation for white people to wear dreads? Where are the lesbian bars? How do lesbians meet other lesbians? How do you create a podcast when both co-hosts are on separate coasts (sounds familiar)? Who was Chief Tuskaloosa of the Mississippian? Who is the ultimate Pop Music Queen? Also, James sat down with his Aunt and Uncle discovered his familial connection to slavery and segregation, which was a stones throw away from a few generations and the Wonder Twins delve into a conversation of the importance of knowing your family stories and lineage. 

 

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Best LBTQIA+ Dating Apps for Women:

http://www.afterellen.com/people/447093-best-dating-apps-lgbt-women

Twitter: @minoritykorner
Email: minoritykorner@gmail.com
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