Monday, November 25, 2013

Two Bards, One Mic -- Episode 32: Scadoo

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Description: Week in Review, Keeter, Movies, Opinions, Questions

Ep.32 Links:
+ 32 Scadoo (Skidoo):
+ Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (IMDB):

01:20: Lotta Djerf. Could we have a podcast interview with the And At guys all together?
+ And At (FB):

01:56: Enter Jesse Lee Keeter
+ Jesse Lee Keeter (IMDB):

+ Village People (wiki):
+ D.A.R.E. (web):
+ Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss (web):

05:45 Jesse’s week
+ Hunger Games: Catching Fire (IMDB):
+ Jennifer Lawrence (IMDB):
+ X-Men: First Class (IMDB):
+ MacBeth (“Australian”) (IMDB):
+ Much Ado About Nothing (IMDB):
+ Only God Forgives (IMDB):
+ Nicolas Winding Refn (IMDB):
+ Shoot ‘Em Up (IMDB):
+ Hastings (web):
+ Hudson Hawk (IMDB):
+ Bruno the Kid (wiki):
+ The Counselor (IMDB):
+ Black Swan (IMDB):
+ Lil Wayne (wiki):
+ Super Mario 3D World (wiki):
+ Killer’s Kiss (IMDB):
+ Stanley Kubrick (IMDB):
+ Full Metal Jacket (IMDB):
+ Stripes (IMDB):
+ A.I. Artificial Intelligence (IMDB):
+ Star Wars (IMDB):
+ Twilight (IMDB):
+ Singles (IMDB):
+ Hocus Pocus (IMDB):
+ The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (IMDB):
+ 8-bit Mafia (game):

56:32 Paula Moran. Any idea when auditions for JourneyQuest season 3 will be?

Shout out to Laura Adams; G.I. is Government Issue.

57:45. Moritz Schubert. What is the difference between the types of producers?
+ Keanu Reeves (IMDB):
+ Humans & Households (IMDB):
+ H2Awesome! (web):
+ Frodo / Fredo (web):
+ Tyson hits Peak Munn (blog):
+ Tyson’s Disturbing Thought (YouTube):
+ Neil deGrasse Tyson:
+ Startalk Radio:

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Two Bards, One Mic -- Episode 31: @#$cast

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Description: Weeks in review, rants on telecommunication companies, questions, digressions, and more questions.

Ep.30 Links:
2:34 - This week
+ Hands of Fate:
+ “Many, many Armani” from “Trapper” Kids in the Hall (YouTube):
+ Rifftrax (web):
+ Enron (play) (wiki):
+ XCX (FB):
+ XCX (tickets):

Shout out to Lotta Djerf

+ The Monkey’s Paw (wiki):
+ The Forgurt is also cursed (YouTube):

9:33 – Subtitle Creep
+ Jubler (web):

11:56 – A very dashing shirt
+ The Gamers: Dorkness Rising (IMDB):
+ Edna Mode (IMDB):
+ Adult Wednesday Addams (YouTube):
+ Tera Patrick (wiki):

14:53 – Seattle Theater Readers
+ Thomas Brophy (IMDB):
+ Jesse Lee Keeter (IMDB):
+ Planes, Trains & Automobiles (IMDB):

17:05 – Readings
+ Todd Downing (IMDB):
+ Ordinary Angels (IMDB):
+ SIFF Catalyst (web):

18:35 – Andy’s week (and telecomm rant)
Comcast (web):
McGinn / Ed Murray (web):
FIOS (web):
Laissez-fair (wiki):

29:15 – telemarketing anecdotes

35:02 Questions
Listener shout outs: Lotta Djerf, Sarah Moore, Tiffany Pike, Brian Lewis, Thomas Brophy, Chris Piazzo, Moritz Schubert

40:05. Tiffany Pike Schmidt. Could Brian Lewis please tell everyone the "There's a bee!" story?
+ Extract (IMDB):

44:24. Paula Moran. Has any of the ZOE cast and crew actually been through True Dungeon at GenCon besides the part from HoF that's hinted at in the trailer? If so, what did you think?

45:13. Rival Guy. Andy mentioned that he was a Street Fighter kid. Who did you main, and if you still play fighting games, which, and who do you main in your current games?
+ Street Fighter (wiki):
+ Street Fighter (IMDB):
+ Suzanne Vega (wiki):
+ Soulcalibur (wiki):

52:04. Chris Piazzo. Best food choices in the airport while I wait for my connecting flight?
Ivars (web):

54:03. Jeff Richardson (@eljefetacoma). Hey fellas, my gf wants to try a tabletop RPG. What's the best/easiest intro game for her?
+ Frakkin’ Epic:
+ Red Box D&D (web):
+ Paranoia RPG (web):
+ Serenity RPG (web):
+ Munchkin (web):

1:01:30. Lotta Djerf (@LottaAwake).

1:02:10 Todd McKimmey. Can you have Jen Page on your podcast?

1:02:55. Next week: Keeter!
+ Jesse Lee Keeter (IMDB):
Happy Birthday Keeter!

Q. Seth, how often do Hobbit’s eat?
A1. The Fellowship of the Ring, Prologue “Concerning Hobbits”.
"And laugh they did, and eat, and drink, often and heartily, being fond of simple jests at all times, and of six meals a day (when they could get them)."

“According to Jackson's trilogy, they enjoy seven meals a day, when they can get them: breakfast, second breakfast, elevensies, luncheon, afternoon tea, dinner, and, later in the evening, supper.”

+ Neil deGrasse Tyson:
+ Startalk Radio:


Sunday, November 10, 2013

Two Bards, One Mic -- Episode 30: The Big THREE OH!

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Description: A bit of catching up, Brian Lewis Joins Us, Questions, Answers, Discussion

Ep.30 Links:
+ thirtysomething (IMDB):

01:05 - Andy’s Week
+ Thor: The Dark World (IMDB):
+ iPic Theater – Redmond (web):

05:14 – Studio Guest Brian Lewis!
+ Brian Lewis (FB):
+ Brian Lewis (IMDB):
+ The Happening (IMDB):
+ After Earth (IMDB):
+ Ender’s Game (IMDB):
+ Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (IMDB):
+ Espionage Cosmetics (web):
+ Nowhereman Photos (FB):
+ Sixth Avenue Photo Studios (web):

24:38 – Brian, Scott and Andy trash talk
+ Bugs Bunny Nips the Nips (IMDB):
+ Clinically Inane (FB):
+ Episode 48 – Andy Dopieralski:
+ Uncle Remus (wiki):
+ Song of the South (wiki):
+ Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (IMDB):
+ Monsanto (wiki):

35:30 – MST3K
+ Mystery Science Theater 3000 (IMDB):
+ History of MST3K (wiki):

[Scott: I’m finding a lot of references to people doing things in the mode of MST (meaning MST3K), but didn’t find anything that was just MST that pre-dates MST3K (Andy wins) – LMG]

+ Bryan Cranston (IMDB):
+ X-Files Episode – Drive (IMDB):
+ Bryan Cranston’s Advice to Aspiring Actors (YouTube):

42:33 – Praise for Link Master General; Brian hits on Kathleen Digby

45:10. Are you a Street Fighter kid or a Mortal Kombat kid?
+ Arkanoid (OMG! PLAY FOR FREE!):

47:25 Schubert’s Corner
Do you have any funny stories from on set?
+ Boss Nass (YouTube):
+ Vlasic Pickle Stork (YouTube):
+ Turducken (wiki):
+ Not linking to Human Centipede

51:15 Brian apologizes

51:44. Moritz Schubert: Do the majority of the Dead Gentlemen like waffles or have the DG fans been living a lie?
+ Geek Improvement Podcast (FB):
+ Episode 28 – Matt Vancil:
+ Fry Bread recipe (web):

59:13. Paula Moran. Question for Andy- If you have a chance to appear in JourneyQuest Season 3, what character race would you portray, including human?

01:01:12. Paula Moran. Question for Scott- In Hands of Fate is the queen Myriad's mother and if not do you know who is?

+ Thunder Frog Studios (FB):
[The stainglass warrior was from Young Sherlock Holmes, not Amazing Stories]
+ Young Sherlock Holmes (YouTube):

01:04:03. Chris Piazzo. Since Scott gave me a hard time about it, where do you guys stand on people that are super critical of grammer and spelling on the internet? Does the medium make a difference (i.e. Twitter, Facebook etc.)?

+ Homonym vs. Homophone (web):
+ Mnemonic (wiki):
+ “See Hopkin's Cafe, it's mighty good with salt”:

01:11:25. Hi Sarah Moore!
+ Sarah Moore (FB):
+ Standard Action (FB):

+ The Lonely Dragon Talk Show (YouTube):
+ Starlit Citadel (YouTube):

01:13:03 – Shoutouts
+ Indigogo for Tacoma Youth Theatre:
+ Tacoma Youth Theatre (FB):
+ Thomas Brophy (IMDB):
+ The Purification Process (web):
+ Tickets (Nov 14-16):
+ Bryan Bender (IMDB):
+ Clara at the Eclectic Theater (Nov 7-24):
+ Tickets (Nov 14-24):

+ Neil deGrasse Tyson:
+ Startalk Radio:

Monday, November 4, 2013

Two Bards, One Mic -- Episode 29: And Speaking Of ...

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Description: Week in review, Winning, Questions and Answers, Bob Page

Ep.29 Links:
+ George Burns (IMDB):

01:24 News this week (Andy)
Happy Birthday Andy (Nov 1)
+ TAO of the Dead Fundraiser (web):
+ Erin Weathers’ team wins the AT&T | SIC Mobile App Hackathon (Wearables):
+ Microsoft Arc Touch Mouse:
+ ZOE receives "In Good Company" honor from Seattle Mayor, Mike McGinn (web):
+ Glitch (web): Season 1 DVDs coming soon!

07:54 News this week (Scott)
+ Shot a scene for John Gregory (FB):
+ Irregulators (vine):
+ Blackmagic Resolve (web):
+ And At (FB):
+ Jesse Lee Keeter (IMDB):
+ Docu-drama for TLC, Escaping the Prophet:
+ Brian Lewis (IMDB):

13:39 Chris Piazzo. In Hands of Fate Natalie give Cass a number of nick names referring to his chiseled good looks. Do either of you have any to add or were there any used on set not used in the movie?

16:17 Tiffani Pike Schmidt. What theme will Erin and Andy's housewarming party be in?

17:40 Tiffani Pike Schmidt. If you were to drop money on the ground,how much would be enough to motivate you to bend down and pick it up?

+ Norwegian Death Pants (web):

19:05 Trampas Johnson. Will one of you be my teammate if they bring back Supermarket Sweep? How about if they bring back Starcade?

+ Supermarket Sweep (IMDB):
+ Starcade (IMDB):
+ Steve Wiebe (Wikipedia):
+ King of Kong (IMDB):

+Big Red skateboard (image):

22:06 Paula Moran. What did you both do, if anything, for Halloween?

+ The Wolverine (IMDB):
+ X-Men Origins: Wolverine (IMDB):
+ Liev Schreiber (IMDB):
+ The World’s End (IMDB):
+ Martin Freeman (IMDB):
+ We’re the Millers (IMDB):
+ Jason Sudeikis (IMDB):
+ We’re the Millers Trailer (YouTube):
+ Archer (IMDB):
+ The Specials (IMDB):

33:54 Chris Piazzo. If you were going to be a character on season 2 for Transolar Galactica what would you want to be? Is there a stereotype in the genre they haven't touched on yet?

+ Transolar Galactica (web):

35:40 Brian Lewis. You both have a lot of life knowledge that you acquired by experience, advice, hard knocks, etc. If you had a young apprentice that didn't know much about anything or what it takes to be a man, what's some advice that you would give him/her? What do you wish someone would have told you if you were young and naive?

MythBusters (Wikipedia):

Slim Pickens (IMDB):

56:57 Scott reflects on Bob Page
Robert (Bob) Page (Obituary):

Patrick Page (IMDB):

01:04:43. Seahawks vs. Buccaneers
+ Game Highlights (web):

+ Nick Kent (IMDB):
+ KIRO 97.3 FM (web):
+ Neil deGrasse Tyson (web):