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AT: Who’s Watching?

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Breaking down a rather…delicate social media tweetstorm. Plus, advice for the crushing environment of streamers with zero viewers. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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Andrew: Ant-Man and the Wasp

Brian: Preacher

Bryce: GLOW

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WT: Invisible Backhand

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Computers can replace blue-collar work, but what about fashion design? New footage of Magic Leap AR is…well… Mission Quest: A Del Taco has blown up and the boys need to find a way to tell the world about a deadly “black comet.” Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: AMC Stubs A-List

Justin: Sorry to Bother You

Brian: Snow Crash

Bryce: BattleTech

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AT: What If We Just Died?

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
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Justin’s got a question about his Patreon and the various shows he ties into that. What’s good for the brand? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Private Parts

Justin: Rat Pack Confidential

Bryce: The Battle of Polytopia

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WT: Number One Killing Machine

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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A tight squeeze. The myth of “funding your passion.” The dinosaur menace is coming! Can we contain it? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: America!

Justin: Philips Hue

Bryce: Grand Theft Auto Online

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AT: Future-You Money

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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A reminder for creatives: save your money, fool! Listeners James writes in about skills you’re born with versus skills you build. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew and Brian: Richest Man in Babylon

Bryce: Money Puzzle Exchanger

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WT: Universal

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Tesla hit a production milestone. The outer space connection to cruise ships. A lengthy conversation on universal basic income. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Commanding Heights and Free to Choose (video series)

Justin: Hardcore History – Kings of Kings

Brian: The Gentleman Bastard series

Bryce: Lumines Remastered

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AT: Stacking Skills (w/ Jonathan Madajian)

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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Andrew and Justin talk to Jonathan Madajian, lab coordinator of the UCSB Experimental Cosmology Group, about how he got into production and what mindset it takes to build your skills and reputation. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Rebel Without a Crew

Justin: Robert Rodriquez’s 10 Minute Film School

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WT: Laser Propulsion (w/ Jonathan Madajian)

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Andrew and Justin are joined by Jonathan Madajian, lab coordinator of the UCSB Experimental Cosmology Group, to talk about the awe-inspiring science behind using lasers to propel objects into space and deflect asteroids. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: BLACK+DECKER Pivot-Driver

Justin: Hardcore History: King of Kings trilogy

Jonathan: Never Split the Difference

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AT: Connected Data

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
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We got a follow-up letter from listener Kameron about his escape room and wants to know about tracking his success and performance. Plus, hyper-text and connected information! Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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Bryce: Nancy Wilson (jazz singer)

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WT: Free-Range, Organic, All-Natural Uranium

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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A US Space Force has just been announced. What does that look like and who are the other actors in play? Chicago may see a Musk-funded loop from O’Hare to downtown. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Atom editor

Justin: Incredibles 2

Bryce: SOPHIE – OIL OF EVERY PEARL’S UN-INSIDES

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AT: Imagine the Dragons

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Do you have a 1/5/10/30 year plan? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Udemy

Brian: FAA Drone Certification video

Bryce: Arrested Development

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WT: The Plight of the Future Man

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Shocking discovery of a time-traveler! Andrew’s “run-in” with a major news story. AI’s fighting with each other…for good! Virtual selves? A new journey begins: Mission Quest! A life-changing encounter in Del Taco. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: AirPods

Justin: The Handmaid’s Tale

Brian: The Gentleman Bastard series

Bryce: Persona 5

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AT: Yelp for Journalists

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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We talk about rarely-touch-upon personality on this show Elon Musk’s tweetstorms over the weekend on media. What are the ramifications of a “Yelp for journalists” and what could it look like? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Intuition Pumps And Other Tools for Thinking

Justin: Weight Gurus scale

Bryce: Dark Ages podcast

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WT: Wolf Runner

Monday, May 28th, 2018
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It’s a mysterious creature sighting–Sinclaire and Sherbert are on the case! Hybridization and species similarities. AI: it’s not perfect! Here’s the article Andrew referenced. How Facebook and YouTube will need to wield machine learning in the near-future. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Mirage Solo with Daydream

Justin: Legion

Bryce: SteamWorld Heist

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AT: Clockwork Set In Motion?

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
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We break down the leaked Google X internal video “Selfish Ledger.” Check it out here and enjoy this deep-dive on the repercussions of total data forfeiture and algorithmic behavioral nudging. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Amazon Fresh

Justin: Water

Brian: Deadpool 2

Bryce: The Who Was? Show

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WT: Tunnel Snails Rule

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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A new real-world test of the EM drive and some answers. An update on the Boring Company and its plan to add more mass-transit to LA. Concerns and questions, but it’s still early. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Fire HD Tablet

Justin: Deadpool 2

Brian: Prismata

Bryce: The Rachel Divide

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