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Podcast: Too Many Looks? S05E13

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/S05E13_FULL.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedThis week, we take a look at some really, really strange celebrity endorsement deals and then examine an Internet meme that kept going, and going, and going… Acura “hires” dead punk god (and rumored girlfriend stabber) Sid Vicious to sell their luxury automobiles. Seriously. Sid F**king Vicious: […]

Podcast: Catch Phrase!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E13_-_Catch_Phrase.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWell, apparently, this week, the repeater annoys the bejesus out of Kentucky Slim. Also, was the Earth a galactic litterbug in its teenage years? Also, why the Starship U.S.S. Enterprise didn’t dock with downtown Las Vegas (Hint: One guy in Hollywood was afraid to take a chance). […]

Podcast: The Slippery Slope

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E10_-_The_Slippery_Slope.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedAfter delving into questions the Repeater has about super hero naming conventions, we take a swing at the question “What is truth.” Yeah, like that’s a hard one. We got this. Show notes: • “This American Life” retraction from the Mike Daisey episode – http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/460/retraction • Henry […]

Come to the land of the ice and snow

Talk about a cold case! Thirty-five years ago the two Viking probes were launched up, up and away towards Mars, and in 1976 they landed and sent us back holiday snaps of the planets red sandy beaches. But there was no water … or hot beach babes … not even green ones. However, that tiny […]