AT: Bored Billionaires

Posted by on August 15th, 2019
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Long-time contributor James Harrison is in-studio to grill the boys on why they do what they do, their endgames, and how they find a reason to go on. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Two Minute Papers

Justin: Dark Net Diaries

Brian: DEF CON

Bryce: NYT Crossword App

James: The Boys

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WT: Batteries!

Posted by on August 14th, 2019
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The Groundhogs Day effects of algorithm-based news feeds and being locked in a content cage. Would you sign up for a radical “blue pill” escapism lifestyle? A new competitor in the reusable rocketry game. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Prospect

Justin: The Boys

Brian: The Boys

Bryce: Homecoming

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AT: Mad at the Brand

Posted by on August 7th, 2019
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Andrew’s in a high after his Ghost Diver Shark Week special aired. How do you handle reactions and comments online? What can you do to deal with rando hate and how can you bring good to online? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Once Upon a Timeā€¦in Hollywood

Justin: Andrew Mayne Ghost Diver

Brian: The Boys

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WT: BYOPVC

Posted by on August 6th, 2019
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The page may be shut down, but the Raid Area 51 craze continues. Man crosses English Channel on hoverboard! LightSail has successfully unfurled. Andrew’s Ghost Diver special aired on Friday. How was it shooting the special and could there be a follow-up special on the horizon? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The Boys

Justin: Andrew Mayne Ghost Diver

Brian: Preacher

Bryce: Dragon Quest Builders 2

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AT: Spoilercast: Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Posted by on July 31st, 2019
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Talking spoilers about Quentin Tarantino’s ninth and latest film, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.” Four divisive takes on this old-school Hollywood film. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Man of Steel

Justin: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Brian: Pessimists Archive

Bryce: Slay the Spire

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WT: Loose Skull Threads

Posted by on July 30th, 2019
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Andrew’s Shark Week special “Andrew Mayne: Ghost Diver” premieres August 2nd at 9pmET/PT on Discovery. Breaking down the brain-interface technology, Neuralink, which was presented two weeks ago. See the full presentation here. A fiery update on the prototype Starhopper platform. Prison Quest?! Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Gun Club VR

Justin: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Brian: The Boys

Bryce: The Farewell

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AT: Phase 4 Wars

Posted by on July 24th, 2019
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Comic-Con was this weekend, so we break down the new coming MCU Phase 4 films and series, plus other pop culture stuff! Brief Spider-Man Far From Home spoilers 31:40-33:18. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The History of the Future

Justin: Andrew Heaton’s The Political Orphanage

Brian: Castaway

Bryce: The Real Housewives of New York City

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WT: Shark Attack!

Posted by on July 23rd, 2019
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Andrew’s Shark Week special “Andrew Mayne: Ghost Diver” premieres August 2nd at 9pm on Discovery. What’s some of the skinny on trying to do magic for sharks? An old TV pitch that the Weird Things boys almost got made. 50 years after the Apollo 11 mission. Update on the SpaceX Dragon crew capsule explosion. OpenAI teams up with Microsoft to work on their AGI (artificial general intelligence). Robots make classical portraits. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Anderw Mayne: Ghost Diver VR Experience – ghostdiver.xyz

Justin: Euphoria

Brian: Not The Lion King

Bryce: The Lion King and Slay the Spire

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AT: Pay to Committ

Posted by on July 17th, 2019
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Listener Ken wants to know if a pay-to-enter contest is worth an upcharge or if it’s a scam. Plus, some lessons from Brian’s trip to VidCon. Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Justin: Spider-Man: Far From Home

Brian: Crawl

Bryce: The Casketeers

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WT: Dignity Check

Posted by on July 16th, 2019
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Weird news of the week with Bryce, Justin, and Brian–just like it always is! Neuralink is about to finally announce what they do. An infestation in Florida. Naruto running to save ET. A remote island about to lose something small, but interesting. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Justin: Euphoria

Brian: Pessimists Archive Podcast

Bryce: Midsommar

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AT: Spoilercast: Stranger Things 3

Posted by on July 10th, 2019
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Spoilers ahoy for Stranger Things 3. Does the new season hold up to continue the story? What do its flaws tell us about genre, aesthetic, and storytelling direction? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

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WT: Dr. Skynet

Posted by on July 9th, 2019
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The Earth shook–twice!! What’s more dangerous: earthquakes or tornados? How dangerous would an extended solar flare be today? SpaceX updates: Raptor engine test and a caught fairing. How much is acceptable cell phone camera image processing? Another deepfakes Pandora’s Box is opened. Unsupervised machine learning (Word2vec) may find science discoveries just from reading other research papers. Doc in a…robot box?? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Spider-Man: Far From Home

Justin: The Cave from Kenny Beats

Brian: Spider-Man: Far From Home

Bryce: Utada Hikaru Laughter in the Dark 2018 now translated on Netflix

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AT: Present-Me versus Future-Me

Posted by on July 3rd, 2019
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What techniques and routines do we use to get going? Are you better planning to create or creating in the moment and editing later? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: The Richest Man in Babylon

Justin: No One Left to Fight #1

Brian: Long Long Man and What We Do in the Shadows

Bryce: Chernobyl

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WT: Floppycast

Posted by on July 2nd, 2019
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NASA’s going after Thanos with nuclear power. Electric aviation? Could you get a podcast on a floppy disc? Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Moss (Oculus Quest) and Strange Angel

Justin: Brian and Justin are going to be on Andrew Heaton’s new podcast

Brian: Documentary Now! season 3

Bryce: Super Mario Maker 2

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AT: The Purge?

Posted by on June 26th, 2019
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Facebook’s new cryptocurrency, Libra, is a new payment method in an internet of microtransactions. Does that offset the tracking and centralization? Also, is there value to purging an email list? Send your project questions/ideas to neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “After Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Scrivener and

Justin: Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward and

Brian: Toy Story 4 and

Bryce: “834.194” by Sakanaction and

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WT: Not Dreaming Can Be A Benefit

Posted by on June 25th, 2019
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World’s greatest rocket launch again…yawn! How much will the world’s biggest airplane sell for? Throw out your clocks! Get scared!!! Why so many UFO sightings lately? The certainty of conspiracy theories. Got something weird? Email neshcom@gmail.com, subject line “Weird Things.”

Picks:

Andrew: Isaac Arthur on YouTube and

Justin: Documentary Now! Season 3 and

Brian: Defunctland and

Bryce: Neon Genesis Evangelion and

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