We start talking about a possible out-of-the-box advertising strategy for BFE Podcast.
That segues into a discussion of the island of Hispaniola and the history of Haiti.
Earl thinks it’s October. We think maybe Other Universe Earl is in October already. Here are some links to Alt Universe Theories.
We’re not responsible for the Wiki-Hole you may find yourself in with this.
Earl’s also been experiencing some déjà vu. Déjà vu explained!
We move on, for some reason, to the show Thirtysomething.
And then to a more interesting old show, Unsolved Mysteries.
We talk about forensic fiber analysis being debunked:
A few interesting reads about the police offer given a light sentence for killing an unarmed man in NYC:
We have a discussion of non-lethal weapons.
And a discussion of the militarization of the police force. Here is the issue from two perspectives, an officer and non-officer.
We move on to discuss the idiocy of 4/20 and the effects of legalizing marijuana in Colorado.
And back again to an less mentally stimulating topic, a hot dog launcher. Which actually exists.
Hungry for Taco Bell, but don’t feel like getting off the sofa? Call Waitr.
Enjoy this deleted scene from Karl Pilkington’s adventures in India.
And lastly, on to a spirited discussion of derivative literature versus satire in The Magicians.
Some derivative fiction. The list should be longer.
Now if you’ll excuse us, we have to go write some fan fiction…we mean derivative…we mean satire.
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