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“Fun Size” Episode 1 — The Rockford File

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/The_Rockford_File_-_FS01_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedOn the first “Fun Sized” TOT, The Repeater reveals what he was up to during our hiatus: He was writing “Rockford Files” fan fiction. Tweet

Podcast: That Dirty Nessie

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/That_Dirty_Nessie_-_S06E01_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe kick off our sixth season by actually having a sixth season! This time, we investigate the mythical (?) sea creature near and dear to our hearts, the Loch Ness Monster, and then devolve from there. Show Notes Ben’s land (zoom out to see the Bird and […]

The quest for a honest-to-goodness medical tricorder is underway

Just learned about the tricorder “x prize” competition going on. I don’t know what’s weirder: the common use of the term “x prize®” when “contest” works just fine, or the usage of “tricorder” and related Star Trek imagery when one would think the legal team at Paramount would be dumping a bucket of sand all […]

“Too Many Cooks’ is stil trending.

Have you seen “Too Many Cooks” yet? … No? Then watch it. You’re welcome. Tweet

And now, an image of Arcee, a fan-favorite Transformer

Today seemed like a good day to think about Arcee, the classic pink Autobot that can kick Decepticon butt and give you a hug at the end of the day. Pretty cool, right Repeater?       Tweet

Transformers 4 … wait… WHAT?

Well, color me gobsmacked.  I was convinced that newish character Lockdown (first seen in Cartoon Network’s Transformers Animated) was being brought into the Bayverse continuity as a herald for Unicron. We hear Lockdown speak for the first time in this commercial and what he says suggests otherwise…and it makes the Bay films even stickier.  “You […]

Hours 31-40

Hour 31 (Sunday, 2 a.m. – 3 a.m.) Daggor is still hanging with us, which is a godsend because he’s the only one not losing the battle with sleep! Then a word from our sponsor Repeater tries to get someone to talk Game of Thrones with him, and fails. MEMORY TRIGGER STAR WARS FIGURE of […]

Optimus Prime and I have something in common

While I have admired Prime for a few decades, I wasn’t aware we shared the same affinity for sweet, crunchy pre-packaged chocolate sandwich cookies. Much like Prime, when I’m struck by a laser blast (or, more likely, under a crippling deadline) a few Oreos perk me right back up – even when I should by […]

The Tower Gang Asks The Musical Question: Can I Get A Witness?

The Tower has put up the Witness-Signal, looking for individuals to serve as witnesses for the record-breaking web-pod-a-casting event at Wonderfest. Drop them a Towergram, won’t you? Here are the DEETS! Tweet

Wolverine asks the musical question: “Who am I?”