OK, it’s “War Stories Lite”. Mark Jensen is well-known among podcasters as the go-to guy for solid reviews of equipment for home and small studios. His web site, NewMediaGear.com, is a resource for studio-makers and other gear-heads seeking a professional’s take on items from microphones to mixers. Mark shares his wisdom and years of experience with Chris Tobin and me on this episode.Note: This episode ends abruptly due to the recording having become corrupt.
Comedian Aalap Patel sits in as we dissect the difference between a creep and boat hoe. Would you write a best man speech for someone else? What should be done about Eric Garner? Should the youtube "hood pranksters" be stopped or shot? What was awesome about Russian rebels shooting down Malaysian flight MH17? What's your conspiracy theory about the crash? Who's pro-Putin? What should be done about the Gaza vs Israel situation? How good are Austrailians at racist insults? What would your Aussie nickname be? All this and more...
Andrew and Spencer share stories about their recent vacation to LA, San Francisco, and Napa Valley. Did the drinking get out of control? Andrew also shares about his horrible experience with homeless overrunning a Hilton Hotel, and his flight back to New York getting canceled. Is Virgin Airline all it's hyped up to be? Andrew also talks about his surprise visit to TWiT.TV. What happened what he and Leo Laporte came face to face?
Microsoft announces plans to cut as many as 18,000 employees, most from their recently acquired Nokia devices division. What does this mean for the future of Windows Phone? BlackBerry announces it is building their own virtual assistant, BlackBerry Assistant. Apple and IBM forge a partnership to put more iOS devices in the workplace. What enterprise level apps could we see? Latest rumors say as many as 3 different iWatches could be launching this year. Google Plus let's you finally choose any name you want, well sort of. And Andrew and John discuss the awful Comcast retention phone call.
Rich and Jon are back and they hit you with a smattering of huge Marvel comics news this week including female Thor, Fal-Cap, Ultron's look in the new Avengers movie, the future of the main Marvel movie franchises, no more mutants, Superior Iron Man, Original Sin, The Wicked and the Divine, Latino Superheroes, and much more good comic book stuff with an added dose of tomfoolery.
Mat Men is about to drop a leg on all fans of pro wrestling with this weeks episode. The guys talk about Battleground, RAWs seeming downturn, Sting's apparent signing, KENTA, the future of NXT, Summerslam, Brock Lesnar, CM Punk, The WWE Network, TNA, Kevin Dunn, and much more!