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Show them you love them with the Hate Plague.

Sometimes when I’m listening to the Tower gang I forget I’m not actually on the podcast that week and start talking to them. This was one of those weeks. When they were discussing 28 Days Later, I was reminded of the classic 2-part episode of The Transformers: “The Return of Optimus Prime.” (Spoiler alert: Optimus […]

Podcast: Obliged to Mobilize

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Obliged_to_Mobilize-_S04E04_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe add a new member of the tower crew to spice things up, talk about how and why aliens might walk among us, how a toilet of infamy found it’s way to New Jersey, and then try to teach us something about World War I, which isn’t […]

Podcast: The Big Reveal

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/The_Big_Reveal_-_S04E02_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, on the Tower of Technobabble, We discuss just how funky a bot can be, go into some time travel conundrums, and then revisit the Dyatlov Pass incident and its surprising revelations. Then, we end up revisiting how Homeless Hank, the Bigfoot corpse, might have gotten […]

Podcast: Don’t Know Much About…

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Dont_Know_Much_About_-_S03E47_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe get ready to rock (Ragnarok, that is), discuss how the educational system let us down in a big way and what we plan to do about it, half-ass some more JFK conspiracy theories, and then examine how 2013’s biggest Bigfoot hoax finally ended, not with a […]

Podcast: Feathers and Hips

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Feathers_and_Hips_-_S03E34_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedPodcast Link Here: Feathers and Hips (The Conduit took something called a “vacation” and I can’t find the player plugin for wordpress…just click the link, buddy. We’ll make it pretty later.) (Update: I’m back, Baby!)   We ponder the mighty dinosaur, get into a fight about whether or […]

Too Soon for my heart to go on?

If you’ve listened to our last podcast, season 3 episode 20 “Too Soon?”, you probably heard us discussing this roadside museum in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. A museum that I can’t help but feel is maaaaaaaaybe a tad awkward:   But as Lt Commander Geordi La Forge always says, you don’t have to take MY word […]

Podcast: Turn Out The Lights!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Turn_Out_the_Lights_-_S02E47_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, we prepare to kiss our sweet asses goodbye as we get ready for the Mayan apocalypse. C’mon in, grab a beer, and settle in as we run down the highlights of the late, great planet Earth. Take off your shoes and stay awhile. Hell, take […]

Podcast: SimPodcast

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/SimPodcast_-_S02E37_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSomeone left a voice mail! In honor of this event, we spin off in further discussions of Jesus, Superman, video games and everyone’s favorite cryptid, bigfoot. Show Notes: Jesus and his old lady UPDATE! http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/28/us-religion-jesuswife-idUSBRE88R0NT20120928?irpc=932 Superman – http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078346/ http://blogs.indiewire.com/theplaylist/31-years-after-it-hit-theaters-kneel-before-5-things-you-may-not-know-about-superman-ii-20120419?page=2# SimCity 2013!! Hooray!! http://www.simcity.com/en_US http://www.simtropolis.com/ http://youtu.be/tQNagqH6mO4 http://youtu.be/yWLClUwAHGc BIGFOOT […]

Podcast: History and Mystery

http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/www.toweroftechnobabble.com/tower/tower_of_technobabble_46_-_history_and_mystery.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, on a very sleepy Tower of Technobabble, we are taught lessons by a Twittering Kansas teen (Hey, Governor Brownback! You’re a wiener!), dare to delve into money an politics, wonder if NASA just sneezed all over Mars, tell the sad tale of a man who […]

Sucker Punch

Podcast: The Most Dangerous Game

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, we ponder the concept of government: Is it getting more corrupt, or has it been corrupt since the first caveman wanted the second caveman to share 40% of his fire? Also, BP spills something else, Batman getting the ol’ reboot and we get Sucker Punched. […]