The triple decker sandwich cookie of geek podcasting has returned with something old, something new and something TARDIS Blue in what, for us, is a shorter than the usual full length episode running time. No, we aren’t kidding. Download them all and check us on that just to be sure. No, really. Like pokemon, you gotta collect them all. Don’t forget to let us know what you think of the new homework, the new segment that debuts this show and what oddities we may have missed along the way!
Drop The Beat!
Here’s the deal, the crew will focus on various aspects of music in this new segment. Remember, there is no accounting for taste. Yet we will all try and bedazzle with suggestions on each of the episode topics. First up, albums that stand the test of time and inspire us to no end.
For the Rockstar, Dio “Last In Line”
She also can’t help to mention that you need to hear Dream Theater’s “Images & Words”
Ranger notes that Prodigy’s “Fat of the Land” still holds up today.
Mr. Reeves unknowingly chose one of Ranger’s favorite bands ever with ELO’s “Out of the Blue”.
And check out this amazing ELO retrospective from Team FM.
Brian’s in depth look is great for any fan of the band!
We are so jazzed for Disney’s new Star Wars.. IF! John Williams is on board. But is he?
In The Nexus: O R E O!
It’s a Trick or Treat, depending on who you are, with the Candy Corn OREO
Santa just loves the Candy Cane holiday edition
It’s the Big Mac of cookies, Mint Fudge Triple Decker
Now that’s a unique way to split an OREO
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Nom, Nom, Nom
Both Rockstar and Ranger discuss the Hot Mess menu from Jack In The Box
Would you eat 100 Onions on a Whopper?
Ranger tried some new eggos
Eggos and the word Drizzle
… Yeah, that happened
Ranger wasn’t a fan of Lemon Bliss Blue Bell Ice Cream
Oh, erp, thanks to Tim Hornik for this comment in regards to an earlier show
With all of your talk about bacon, I have no clue how you can skip over one very important food group:
GelatinousMeat, aka SPiced hAM.
This product provides the most convenient way to enjoy a five star meal following the Zombie apocalypse, or after training for the invasion after using such Apps like Zombie Run and Where’s my Ducky. In the event the Zombies fail to show up, you will at least have a stockpile of perfectly good meat for months to come.
Besides, what other pre-cooked meat product comes in flavors such as:
- Low Sodium
- Hot and Spicy
This is the perfect food, having been featured in such music videos like: http://www.metacafe.com/watch/2966075/weird_al_yankovics_spam_music_video/
And many more you can enjoy by visiting the SPAM Mecca in Austin, MN. Hmmmm, MN really sounds closely like mmmmmm, the same sound one emits after enjoying SPAM. Can you just imagine mowing down on Twinkies and SPAM sandwich, or SPAM with DQ soft were.”
Um, no. No we can’t.
New Homework: What’s your take on the new lay’s flavors?
Whatcha Been Consumin’?
Ranger has been catching up on his HBO with Girls and Game of Thrones on HBO
Then he flew through 52 episodes of “Ultimate SpiderMan” on Netflix
And Ranger’s need for cartoons on Saturday mornings continues with “Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes”
Chaos Walking, Patrick Ness
First book is The Knife of Never Letting Go
Thanks to mary for her suggestion, via an iReport, Mission Log Star Trek podcast
And Ranger also suggests the new Doctor Who Varity Podcast which features six smart women discussing both classic and new Who.
Between The Covers
Old Homework: Daniel Suarez Demon and Freedom
New Homework: james B. Stewart Disney War
Out of my way little robot
Drop The Beat
Where the ocean meets the sand
Songs of wildebeests and angels
Reeves said it, but here it is, Invaders Must Die Wipeout mix
Now that you’re here, now that we’re here
O R E O
He can sit on a tac, ouch!
Spoiler Alert! “The Dark Knight Rises” as you haven’t seen it before
Leo pops his ball
Leo breaks a table trying to Harlem Shake
Behold the glory of meat Riot.. and Hot mess
This gravelly voice just makes you want a burger, a What’A’Burger
Captin America is more of a super gymnast than a superhero
Game of Bones
he’s got you on his computer
50 Shades Of Chicken
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