179: Good Hooky Stuff

The Deranged Pengwin Podcast is recorded in San Antonio, Texas with ingredients from Denton, TX and Richmond, VA. Recorded weekly and delivered to you via the brothers Grimm. Listen closely for the moral!

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178: Nebulous Mush

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This week:

  • 1m – Olympics talk
    • 2m – Joe Posnanski on our tendency towards criticism
    • 6m – Origins of the steeplechase
    • 8m – Adam v Jeana 400m race challenge
    • 9m – In which Olympic event could you compete?
    • 10m – Justin Gatlin juice man?
    • 12m – Track and diving to the finish
    • 15m – Whitewashing of Olympic events
    • 16m – Goober masters art of archery
  • 20m – Serial drama discussion
    • 21m – The Night Of
    • 22m – Aziz Ansari is less annoying in Master of None
    • 24m – The myth of the Golden Age
    • 29m – Shows with a complete story arc
    • 32m – Planning shows for syndication
    • 34m – The life cycle of art
    • 37m – What attracts you to new shows?
  • 44m – Netflix Pick: Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal
  • 45m – Forgetting to write things down
  • 46m to end – Wrap Up
    • 46m – Dell’s nephew is a savant of comic book characters
    • 47m – Denton changes

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177: Vote for Adam

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This week:

  • 1m – 176 recap and follow up
  • 12m – Minds Turned to Ash discussion
    • 17m – Why you can’t be great at everything at once
    • 21m – Railroading the best naturalist
    • 23m – The myth of guaranteed success
  • 25m – Work-life balance in small business
  • 29m – Donald Trump epitomizes baby boomer-dom
  • 30m – Revamp the Summer Olympics
    • 32m – Archery is advanced darts
    • 35m – White water swimming
    • 37m – Event intended for amateurs
    • 39m – Ironman-style competition
    • 42m – NASCAR
    • 43m – Flailing fencers
    • 45m – Dance battle
    • 47m – Athletic advancement
    • 50m – Volleyball sexism
    • 55m – Dell reincarnated as a gymnast
    • 58m – 400m dash is like a horse race
  • 60m to end – Wrap up

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176: Superminority

The Deranged Pengwin Podcast is recorded in San Antonio, Texas with ingredients from Denton, TX and Richmond, VA. Recorded weekly and delivered to you via Paul Rudd. Now we know you’ll listen!

This week:

  • 1m – The next stage of life
    • 2m – Tim Kaine and the Secret Service
    • 4m – Finding friends as adults
  • 11m – Political check-in
    • 12m – Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight election prediction
    • 14m – Woman candidate for the super-minority
    • 16m – Gary Johnson
    • 18m – Public speaking prowess
    • 20m – Jill Stein
    • 23m – Bill Clinton, first man
  • 26m – Trolling Arkansas State fans
  • 30m – Arkansas is a Walmart
  • 31m – Jeffrey Ross Presents Roast Battle
  • 32m – Movie pick review: The Fundamentals of Caring
  • 42m – Newyorker article: White Plight?
  • 50m – To Kill a Mockingbird, racial inequality, recent cases of discrimination
  • 63m to end – Wrap up, show recommendations

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175: Trump Card

We talk about cold brew coffee and the fate of the American two-party system

The Deranged Pengwin Podcast is recorded in San Antonio, Texas with ingredients from Denton, TX and Richmond, VA. Recorded weekly and delivered to you via cold brew coffee from Dell’s fridge. Enjoy the gritty!

This week:

  • 1m – Feedback discussion / greatest american hero
  • 6m – listener edification
  • 9m – Ghostbusters / meh
  • 12m – Iced Coffee Discussion / How to make it / differences / Cold brew / Dell’s set up
  • 19m – Ars Technica article and music discussion / link / these kinds of studies and the problem with them / universality of music
  • 28m – Donald Trump / New Yorker article on Trump / vox’s article on the thirty-year-campaign that brought about trump / what brought this about and what will happen
  • 40m – slossfest was not awful / what the artists said / best breweries in the countries?
  • 42m – psychological benefits of writing regularly / writing / the drawbacks of writing physical letters / ascrutin’ / is it writing or meditating? /
  • 48m – movie pick: fundamentals of caring / you have two weeks to watch it / get your august on /
  • 50m – david o’doherty / baron vaughn
  • 51m to end – slack / cross talk / randomness / accents / tv / the night of is good / mr robot is okay so far / what is a great show to jeana? / mildly interested / dissonent singing / death cab for cutie was exceptional #slossfest / monophonics / feedback call to action / birmingham is cool, man / gainsville / making plans / brad sings you a lullaby

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