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Mar 18

Friday Night Party Line Episode 126: Congrats George and Chris!

Tonight on the show, we’ve got George, Churba, ScoJo, and Victor.  Congrats to George and Chris on their wonderful matrimonial union! Topics: The Nintendo Switch, The FBI Spying on Journalists, and CYBERPUNK.

Mar 18

Friday Night Party Line Episode 109 – Bitch, I’m a Bus!

Tonight on Friday Night Party Line, George, Scojo, Churba, and Victor talk about AlphaGo, Google Car vs Bus, Mythbusters, and a PSA about disaster preparedness.

May 02

Episode 78: Artisanal Cock Ring

Tonight, the usual suspects kinda phone it in as we were all pretty tired. However, we made it exactly to time, so there’s that. Topics: Our predictions of Science of the future and an impromptu review of the movie “Her”. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s works are going back to being the filthy, racist works they were supposed …

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Feb 01

Episode 75: Red Envelope, Please!

On tonight’s show, Thaed joins us! Topics: Changes in technology requires cultural change. Data wants to be free, but should it be? Bill Nye vs Ken Ham debate Churba’s Thing: Porn 101 Nelson’s Things: AText and Mondo2000 Victor’s Thing: Thing of the Day!

Nov 30

Episode 73 – Illegitimate Chin Baby

Tonight, we’re running an energetic skeleton crew with Churba and Nelson! Topics: Topics: Should people be arrested for not returning library books? http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504083_162-57610429-504083/booked-texas-man-jory-enck-arrested-for-failing-to-return-study-guide-to-library-report-says/ Bilingual people apparently have a different personality for each language: Have you noticed this?http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2013/11/multilingualism?fsrc=scn/fb/wl/tr/differentpersonalitieslanguage An Argentinian Car mechanic invented a new device to ease childbirth. Our panel shares crazy inventions they’ve found. …

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Sep 28

Episode 71 – Lackadaisy Cats

On tonight’s show, we have Nelson and our old friend Viga! We take a very mellow approach to this show in light of all the seriousness in the news recently and talk about Water on Mars, Viga’s perspective on the shootings in DC, and people being left on Mars. Viga’s link: MLP Po-Mo Nelson’s thing: …

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Jul 27

Episode 69 – A Thick Broth of Aaron Sorkin

Tonight on Friday Night Party Line we have Nelson, Churba, FNPL Veteran Viga the Otagal, and newbie David Manglano! Topics: New version of Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos” featuring Neil deGrasse Tyson Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Transit System The future of civilian drones What’s entertaining us?

Jul 27

Episode 57 – Vaguely Ikea

A fantastic episode this month! We had Adam, Rym, Churba, Nelson, and Timo the Physicist! Topics: The possible discovery of the Higgs Boson. Amazon aiming for same day delivery and how it would affect local economies. http://www.slate.com/articles/business/small_business/2012/07/amazon_same_day_delivery_how_the_e_commerce_giant_will_destroy_local_retail_.html How important is aesthetic in products? What makes for good aesthetic? And should aesthetic rule over functionality?   …

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Jun 19

Episode 41

Tonight’s hosts:  Rym, Scott, David, Jason, Alex, Luke and Thaed.  Thanks to Sonic for coming aboard as our new editor.  Here are the topics: –Neutrinos, radioactive decay and the Earth’s core. –Steampunk band Abney Park and the nature of this movement today. Bolt some smelly brass on an ipod and call it steampunk? –Ask the …

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Apr 02

Episode 40

–Economic down-turn and Open Source.  Will it help or hurt? –(From David)  “The big things don’t love you back.  They take and take, and never give in return.  They’ll drain your blood, your soul, and never let you go.”  The Postman by David Brin. –If your lifestyle uses a lot of gas and electricity, but …

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