The Weird Things Podcast Archive

WT: Empty Space Sensations

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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Voyager 2 has reached a new point in space! Elon was on 60 Minutes. We’re living in the future and “the mother of all demos” reminds us of how far we’ve come in 50 years. A perfect island vacation! What future tech would you buy for a dollar? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Forbidden Planet

Justin: “The Gatekeepers of SoundCloud Rap” and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Brian: Sorry to Bother You

Bryce: Scam Nation

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WT: Dirty Rocket

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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An update on gene-edited babies from last week. Machine learning has learned to fold! An adventure in first-class. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Paddington 2

Justin: Doctor Who

Brian: Darknet Diaries

Bryce: EXAPUNKS

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WT: Surrounded By Chaos

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
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We react live to the NASA Mars InSight landing on Mars! Does anonymity have a place in academic publishing? Preapare to panic: DNA BABIES!!! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Ghost Stories

Justin: Bodyguard

Brian: Homecoming

Bryce: Sick Note

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WT: Greeting Rituals

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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This Monday is a huge date: a landing! Google will let you walk five hundred miles. A case for Big Man and The Other One. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Bodyguard

Justin: Preacher

Brian: The Most Perfect Album

Bryce: American Crime Story: The People v. OJ Simpson

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WT: Hell Carpet

Monday, November 12th, 2018
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Picks:

Andrew: Quincy and My Dinner with Herve

Brian: Business Wars: The Fantastic Mr. Lee

Bryce: Schitt’s Creek

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WT: Glamp Up The Jams

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Biosphere 2 and one man’s attempt to try it out on his own. Oumuamua is back with a vengeance! The late Paul Allen lives on in many ways, including Stratolaunch. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Bohemian Rhapsody

Justin: Preacher

Brian: The Coddling of the American Mind

Bryce: Bodyguard

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WT: Come in the Ark

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
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Austria expands speed limits for electric vehicles. I’ve heard of sex in space, but babies in space?! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Harry Potter: A Pop-Up Guide to Horwarts

Justin: Doctor Who

Brian: Bodyguard

Bryce: Return of the Obra Dinn

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WT: In Contempt Of Parking Lot

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
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An investigation into stolen material for crime-fighting duo Sparrow and the Judge. A man fights for his life in a mine. A new AR platform, 6D AI. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Halloween

Justin: The Void VR

Brian: Business Wars podcast

Bryce: Mean Boys podcast

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WT: Planet 9 From Outer Space

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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No lie, no joke: a goblin in space. What we know and where it is. Bigfoot spots man. Quantum computers tackling the question of life. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Udemy

Justin: First Man

Brian: 21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Bryce: Terrace House: Opening New Doors – Part 4

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WT: Very Deep Fakes

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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Glowing clouds over LA! The scary, scary future will be faked and direct to your phone. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The Simon and Kirby Library: Horror and The Simon and Kirby Library: Science Fiction and Lynda

Justin: iPhone XS Max

Brian: Business Wars

Bryce: Top Chef

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WT: 60 Years Up There

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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NASA is 60 years old today! A look back at its importance and the Space Race. Something washed ashore on this Florida beach. How can technology get smarter (to make us smarter) without being creepy? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Javascript and Python

Justin: Maniac

Brian: Marvel’s Spider-Man

Bryce: The Great British Baking Show

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WT: Hashtag Why Not Us

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
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SpaceX is going hippie-dippie, man. The unveiling of SpaceX’s moon-trip passenger. Red alert: creepy children songs! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: iPhone XS Max

Justin: The Good Place

Brian: The Like Switch

Bryce: Breaking Bad

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WT: Sleeper Car

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
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We’re about to find out SpaceX’s first private passenger going on the first trip to the moon in almost 50 years. Who could it be and how big of an impact is this culturally, economically, and scientifically? Volvo has a new concept for a futuristic self-driving car. What does an all on-demand world look like? Could you set up a convention with automated and on-demand concepts? No After Things this week–it will return next week! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Ozark and Castle Rock

Justin: 100 Things The Simpsons Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

Brian: The Righteous Mind

Bryce: American Vandal

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WT: Fashionable UFOs

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
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It’s our last episode ever! Because aliens are DEFINITELY coming for the end-times! Romance in spite of monkeys. Check out Andrew’s magic podcast, Magic Club. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Castle Rock and Garmin Speak Plus with Amazon Alexa

Justin: Succession

Brian: The Wizard and the Prophet

Bryce: Marvel’s Spider-Man

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WT: Free-Skyfalling

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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The official Weird Things guide to surviving a no-parachute free-fall. Who dropped the antimatter? The state of terraforming Mars. Brian is the next sci-fi Tom Clancy? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The Master Switch and Castle Rock

Justin: Succession

Brian: Sapiens and Homo Deus

Bryce: Chart Party on poker oddities

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WT: A New Way Up

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018
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New rocket vehicles from Stratolaunch mean new efforts in aircraft-launched payloads. An inflatable protrusion in the night sky. Wanna buy a hat? No After Things this week–it will return next week! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Justin: The Making of the President 1960

Bryce: Afflicted

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