Tag Archive: internet

Mar 25

Acceptable Vices Episode 38: The Internet of Old!

Tonight on the show, Nelson, Churba, and Victor become old men and tell tales of how the internet USED to be. Nostalgia is our vice.

Dec 09

Friday Night Party Line Episode 122:

On this episode, Scojo, Churba, and Victor talk about Trump’s cabinet picks, Obama ordering deep dive into election related hacking, Germany explicitly saying ad-blocking is legal, John Glenn, and Spiderman: Homecoming trailer because we all need joy.

Oct 21

Friday Night Party Line Episode 120: Are we there yet?

This episode on Effnipple, Victor, Churba, Scott Johnson, and George talk about the final Presidential Debate, the Nintendo Switch, and the DDOS of Things.

Nov 20

Friday Night Party Line Episode 104: Nailing Himself in the Face

Tonight on the show: Scott Johnson, George, Churba, and Victor Topics: Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is an emoji. Specifically, this one: . http://blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2015/11/word-of-the-year-2015-emoji/ Community, fed up with shitty internet, makes their own ISP http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2015/11/how-a-group-of-neighbors-created-their-own-internet-service/

May 09

Episode 44 (Rebroadcast)

Originally aired May 20th, 2011. Tonight’s Guests: Rym, Scott, Luke, Churba, Adam, and Victor The Rapture! Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapture The Washington Post’s Outlook section invited 10 writers to sift through the world’s clutter and each nominate one thing – an idea, a tradition, a habit, a technology, you name it – that we’d all be better …

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Feb 06

Episode 88: “This episode brought to you by-” “NO.”

On tonight’s episode, we have Churba, Jason, and Adam! Topics: When terrorists take hostages, should we actually negotiate? Or should we ignore them? FCC to fight state laws against municipal boradband: http://www.engadget.com/2015/02/02/fcc-to-fight-state-municipal-broadband-laws/ Radioshack going under

Nov 30

Episode 85: Recorded Before, But Aired After Thanksgiving

Tonight on FNPL, GAMERGATE. Nope, nothing else. That’s it.

Jun 27

Episode 80: Coming to You From The Cloud!

Tonight on Friday Night Party Line, it’s the core group and we talk about all sort of wonderful things including cyberization, Google’s new toys, Anime, and Mad Max!

Jun 02

Episode 79: Churba’s White Snakeskin Stilettos

Tonight, we’ve got Churba, Thaed, Scott Johnson, on the show with Amanda in-studio!   Topics: LGBTQ vs Nintendo: Tomodachi Life not allowing same-sex relationships. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/nintendo-apologizes-after-same-sex-controversy-over-tomodachi-life-game/ On a similar note: Cochita Wurst wins Eurovision, but does it matter? http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/celebrity/private-sydney/eurovisions-conchita-wurst-its-just-a-beard-people-20140516-38ddq.html Godzilla as a cultural form. http://arstechnica.com/the-multiverse/2014/05/how-godzilla-stays-relevant-in-a-world-of-abundant-nuclear-warheads/ Too many trigger warnings? http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/mar/05/trigger-warnings-can-be-counterproductive   Things: Victor – The Real …

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Mar 01

Episode 76: The Simul-groan

Tonight  we have Churba and Nelson! Also, some students I TA for (but in the after-show-show). Topics: The Physicality of our Technology http://qz.com/177552 Online Gaming and Livestreaming http://www.dailydot.com/esports/league-of-legends-reddit-twitch-plays-pokemon/ Nelson’s thing: The Magicians Churba’s thing: The Diamond Club Victor’s thing: Forbidden Fire Contest: Email Victor a funny literary thing and, if your thing is selected, you will …

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