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Podcast: We Do It To Ourselves

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/We_Do_It_To_Ourselves_-_S04E18_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedDaggor joins us to discuss the obligatory Star Wars news, then we look at voluntary invasive technology, and terrible, awful animals that should not exist. We then end with another installment of Chick Tract Theater, where Towerbot does a bitchin’ imitation of the Repeater. Show Notes: Star […]

Podcast: Earworm Ahoy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Earworm_Ahoy-_S04E17_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe’re excited about the prospect of having new Jedis to kick around, and then follow up on an urban legend that actually turned out to be true and a UFO story that probably won’t. We then look at the exciting escape plan of some German cows and […]

Podcast: Frozen Dead Guy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Frozen_Dead_Guy_-_S03E36_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedTowerbot set a geek snob straight, then we discuss underground real estate, stuff that happened a longer time ago in a galaxy slightly closer, rampant lesbianism at DC comics, try to make heads or tales of a fuzzy conspiracy theory, and then learn how someone’s dead grandpa […]

Podcast: Mad Props

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Mad_Props_-_S03E24_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedModel Maker Paul Francis stops by to discuss props, movies, geek culture and all manner of things from the film world, including Boba Fett rivalries, rescuing a submarine from Planet Hollywood, shooting props with shotguns, and which sci-fi spaceship has the biggest boobs. Believe it or not, […]

(Guest) Podcast: We’ll Meltdown with You

http://traffic.libsyn.com/moviemeltdown/Lets_Talk_about_Spaceships_Ep_231_-_3000.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWhile we were at WonderFest a couple of weeks ago, The Repeater and I were asked to be guests on what has become the Tower’s sister podcast, Movie Meltdown (step-sister podcast? first cousin twice removed podcast? I’ll admit, I don’t understand such things)! Suffice to say that […]

Podcast: Frank and Bean Scene

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Frank_and_Bean_Scene_-_S03E21_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe discuss terrible drivers, terrible daughters, potentially good news on the star wars front and the troubling onset of nerd-on-nerd violence. Pick your side and come out swingin’! Personally, we’ll pick whichever side Towerbot is on (military laser and all). Show Notes: • Idiot Hits a biker, […]

Podcast: Chick Lit

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Chick_Lit_-_S03E18_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedDaggor returns to share how to save water and your dignity when destroying the bathroom at a stranger’s house, then we ponder the role of slavery in the Star Wars universe, and why the Jedi couldn’t pass the damn hat to buy Anakin’s mother out of bondage. […]

Podcast: Cold, Dark Nothingness

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Cold_Dark_Nothingness_-_S03E12_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe go just a tad dark as we talk about Jedi marriage and nihilism, machines heading out into the inky blackness, mass suicides, mass hysteria, and a host of other uplifting topics. Also, information on how you can see us live at a local upcoming event. If […]

Much to the chagrin of Kentucky Slim…

The news keeps coming in for the movie that will either strengthen the Star Wars franchise or send it sailing over a space shark. In a recent podcast, we discussed how awesomely awesome or terribly terrible it would be if actors from the classic trilogy were featured in these new movies, and what a colossal […]

Disney prepared to beat every piece of candy out of the piñata that is Star Wars

Disney’s Bob Iger confirmed the rumor that more Star Wars films, outside of the final trilogy, are in the works – and coming soon!  He made this announcement on CNBC, because he has his finger on the pulse of the geek community. This may lend some more credibility to the rumor that Zack Snyder was […]