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Ban the Box

Ban the BoxBlendover Episode 161:

Ban the Box: it’s a movement across the United States, yet some of you may not have heard of it. The campaigns are seeking to remove the “Convicted Felon” box from Employment Applications, and now there’s rumor that Obama may mandate the removal via Executive Order…

Our Craniumelody band this week is Revival

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Topics Discussed:

  • Ban the Box
  • War Memorials
  • Revival
  • Metallica
  • Australian Aboriginal Rights
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Demonic Cheetos
  • WTF: If Obama follows you, watch out!
  • WTF: A Reincarnation Story

BlendoveR is the “trendover” podcast, bringing you the news that the news isn’t covering. Presented by Greg Davies and Aaron Ciavarra, we focus on topics that are not trending across the web and in the mainstream media, and have a knack accurate predictions of coming events, trends, and media coverage.

 


 

Ban the Box

Ban The Box: Obama Could Sign Executive Order

 


 

War Memorials

Parents, please don’t let your kids do this at veteran’s memorials

Photo of kids climbing on Vietnam memorial draws anger

 


 

Revival

Revival @ BandCamp

Revival @ Amazon

Revival @ Facebook

Revival @ Last.fm

Revival @ Twitter

Revival @ YouTube

 


 

Metallica

Was Lars Ulrich to blame for lack of bass on Metallica’s “And Justice For All”?

 


 

Australian Aboriginal Rights

Aboriginal ‘Lifestyle Choice’ to Live in Australia’s Outback Will No Longer be Supported

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

33,000 Total Servings…

Statisticians Reveal the Best Place to Wait Out a Zombie Apocalypse

 


 

WTF: Demonic Cheetos

Priest Calls Cheetos ‘Evil, ‘Demonic’ Chips

 


 

WTF: If Obama follows you, watch out!

Woman Held In Psych Ward For Saying Obama Follows Her On Twitter… Even Though He Does

 


 

WTF: A Reincarnation Story

10-Year-Old Boy Claims He Is the Reincarnation of a 1930’s Hollywood Actor

 


 

Recommended Listening:

 


 

Music used in the BlendoveR Intro Theme was performed and written by GOTHIC KNIGHTS
[Music and clips are copyright to respective owners, and are used under Fair Use]

Stingray is Tracking You

Stingray is Tracking YouBlendover Episode 161:

It can take data from your phone, and write data to your phone, and you wouldn’t even know it. It can drain your battery purposely, and track your location. It’s called Stingray and law enforcement across the USA are using it on the public currently – and without warrants.

Our Craniumelody band this week is Siberian Meat Grinder.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Stingray is Tracking You
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Siberian Meat Grinder
  • Transgender Rights
  • Meshuggah
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Genital Piercings are FGM?

BlendoveR is the “trendover” podcast, bringing you the news that the news isn’t covering. Presented by Greg Davies and Aaron Ciavarra, we focus on topics that are not trending across the web and in the mainstream media, and have a knack accurate predictions of coming events, trends, and media coverage.

 


 

Stingray is Tracking You

A Police Gadget Tracks Phones? Shhh! It’s Secret

NY Court Orders Sheriff To Reveal Details On Stingray Mobile Phone Surveillance

US Marshals Service Withholds Data From Its Stingray Device FOIA Response

Wikipedia: Stingray Phone Tracker

 


 

Alzheimer’s Disease

Cure For Alzheimer’s Found? New Ultrasound Therapy Fully Restores Memory Function

 


 

Siberian Meat Grinder

Siberian Meat Grinder @ BandCamp

Siberian Meat Grinder @ Amazon

Siberian Meat Grinder @ Encyclopaedia Metallum

Siberian Meat Grinder @ Facebook

Siberian Meat Grinder @ Last.fm

Siberian Meat Grinder @ VK

Siberian Meat Grinder @ YouTube

 


 

LGBT Rights

Victory! New York State Lifts Medicaid Ban on Transgender Health Care

 


 

Meshuggah

MESHUGGAH Announce Plans for New Album in 2016

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Medical Biohazard Containers Found Trashed In Arkansas River Near Ralston

Statisticians Reveal the Best Place to Wait Out a Zombie Apocalypse

 


 

WTF: Genital Piercings are FGM?

Women with vagina piercings to be classed as suffering from FGM

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Hail to the Tsar” by Siberian Meat Grinder from the album Hail to the Tsar

 


 

Music used in the BlendoveR Intro Theme was performed and written by GOTHIC KNIGHTS
[Music and clips are copyright to respective owners, and are used under Fair Use]

PI DAY at the Circus

PI DAY at the CircusBlendover Episode 160:

As we cross the boundary of Episode 160 on Pi Day 2015, we look into the ongoing issues surrounding wild animals in traveling circuses. Tory backbencher politicians this week blocked legislation that would have banned wild animals in circuses. We discuss the issue in depth. And our Craniumelody artist this week is Blockhead.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Circus Animals
  • LGBT Rights
  • Blockhead
  • Streaming Music in the UK
  • The Pirate Bay in the UK
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Radar Cocks
  • WTF: Banana Spiders
  • WTF: Wal Mart Meth Lab
  • WTF: Pyramid Pornos

BlendoveR is the “trendover” podcast, bringing you the news that the news isn’t covering. Presented by Greg Davies and Aaron Ciavarra, we focus on topics that are not trending across the web and in the mainstream media, and have a knack accurate predictions of coming events, trends, and media coverage.

 


 

Circus Animals

Ban on wild animals in circus blocked by Tory backbenchers

Ringling Bros. Says No More Circus Elephants By 2018

Wikipedia: Andrew Rosindell

Wikipedia: Christopher Chope

Wikipedia: Philip Davies

 


 

LGBT Rights

Planet Fitness cancels woman’s membership after her complaints of transgender woman

Transgender woman defends using the women’s locker room at Planet Fitness

Woman Complains About Transgender Person in Locker Room, Gets ‘Scary’ Response Back

 


 

Blockhead

Blockhead @ BandCamp

Blockhead @ Amazon

Blockhead @ iTunes

Blockhead – Official Site

Blockhead @ Facebook

Blockhead @ Last.fm

Blockhead @ MySpace

Blockhead @ SoundCloud

Blockhead @ Twitter

Blockhead @ Wikipedia

 


 

Streaming Music in the UK

Free streaming is ‘killing music industry’: Ministry boss

 


 

The Pirate Bay in the UK

UK ISPs quietly block sites that list Pirate Bay proxies

UK ISPs block sites that list Pirate Bay proxies [Reddit]

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

If a Zombie Apocalypse Was Imminent, What Medications Should You Stock Up on?

Statisticians Reveal the Best Place to Wait Out a Zombie Apocalypse

 


 

WTF: Radar Cocks

Bored pilot draws penis on Flight Radar with private plane

 


 

WTF: Banana Spiders

Deadly ‘Viagra’ spiders in Tesco bananas

Massive queues reported for Tesco bananas containing ‘four hour erection’ spider

 


 

WTF: Wal Mart Meth Lab

Meth Lab Found Inside Walmart Restroom in Indiana

 


 

WTF: Pyramid Pornos

Tourists apparently filmed a porno at the Pyramids

 


 

Recommended Listening:

 


 

Music used in the BlendoveR Intro Theme was performed and written by GOTHIC KNIGHTS
[Music and clips are copyright to respective owners, and are used under Fair Use]

Question Everything

Question EverythingBlendover Episode 159:

Naomi Wolf recently discussed the current state of the mainstream news in the US in 2015, and how it’s being affected by new laws in the USA that allow propagandizing of the public. It highlights the importance of podcasts like Blendover, & why you should QUESTION EVERYTHING! Also, our Craniumelody artists this week are VOLA and Hellbound.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Question Everything: Naomi Wolf on News Media in 2015
  • Facebook
  • VOLA
  • Doctor Who
  • Dimebag Darrell
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: My Vagina’s all over the place!
  • WTF: Snortin’ Chocolate

BlendoveR is the “trendover” podcast, bringing you the news that the news isn’t covering. Presented by Greg Davies and Aaron Ciavarra, we focus on topics that are not trending across the web and in the mainstream media, and have a knack accurate predictions of coming events, trends, and media coverage.

 


 

Question Everything: Naomi Wolf on News Media in 2015

Naomi Wolf on News Media in 2015

 


 

Facebook

What to Facebook is a ‘fake name’ may be the expression of your authentic self

 


 

VOLA

VOLA @ BandCamp

VOLA @ Amazon

VOLA @ iTunes

VOLA – Official Site

VOLA @ Facebook

VOLA @ Twitter

VOLA @ YouTube

 


 

Doctor Who

Doctor Who: Jenna Coleman ‘planned to quit’ last year

 


 

Dimebag Darrell

Dimebag Darrell’s Grave Desecrated and Robbed by Shitty Local Band

Further Details Regarding Nuclear Hellfrost’s Alleged Desecration of Dimebag Darrel’s Grave

Singer Reece Eber Claims Responsibility for Dimebag Darrell Grave Vandalism

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

How to survive a zombie apocalypse: Stay far away from cities

Statisticians Reveal the Best Place to Wait Out a Zombie Apocalypse

 


 

WTF: My Vagina’s all over the place!

‘My vagina’s all over the place’

 


 

WTF: Snortin’ Chocolate

Controversial Chocolate Snorting Device Gives You a Legal High

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Stray the Skies” by VOLA from the album Inmazes
  • Darkest Motherfucker” by Hellbound

 


 

Music used in the BlendoveR Intro Theme was performed and written by GOTHIC KNIGHTS
[Music and clips are copyright to respective owners, and are used under Fair Use]