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Podcast: Out on a Sexy Limb

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Out_on_a_Sexy_Limb_-_S03E31_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedDaggor returns to help us discuss the nature of robotic slavery, if there’s a new planet on the horizon, three different ways Jesus is in the news this week, and then go way, way, way out on a slender, shaky limb to discuss the treatment of women […]

Podcast: Mental Replay

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Mental_Replay_-_S02E29_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSince it appears that Kentucky Slim is A.W.O.L., the Bald Stallion answers the call to help make our triumvirate. This time, we reminisce about how hard things were for geeks back in the 1970s, and remind ourselves that we’re middle aged. Show Notes: • Our BFF Monica […]

Doctor Who — a warning!

Something is coming…   I feel it’s my duty to warn anyone who regularly listens to the Tower podcast: Our next episode to come out, #17,  will be a challenge to listen to. It’s about an hour and a half of mainly me — the studdering repeater — talking and talking and TALKING about my […]

The nerd heard ’round the world

Comedian Patton Oswalt has a new article in Wired that has geeks, dweebs and nerds in an uproar. The essay suggests that nerd culture has become mainstream, too easy to obtain & fodder for remakes/reboots and needs to be destroyed and rebuilt. I take it as a humor essay that also reflects the author’s feelings […]