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YOU OLD BAG

YOU OLD BAGBlendover Episode 166:

In an effort to strive for an “environmentally friendly” Europe, the EU has voted to limit the use of thin plastic bags in shops across the union. In several EU nations, plastic bags are provided in stores free-of-charge – but all that is about to change – Blendover looks into the new rules set down by the Parliament.

Our Craniumelody band this week is Tiasu.

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Topics Discussed:

  • EU and Old Bags
  • Death by Cooked Tuna
  • Tiasu
  • Scott Weiland
  • Empire
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Remember your loved one…
  • WTF: Potholes become Cockholes
  • WTF: Odd Election Candidate

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.

 


 

EU and Old Bags

EU to curb use of thin plastic bags

 


 

Death by Cooked Tuna

Bumble Bee Foods, Two Managers Charged in Death of Man Cooked With Tuna

 


 

Tiasu

Tiasu @ BandCamp

Tiasu – Official Site

Tiasu @ Facebook

Tiasu @ Last.fm

Tiasu @ SoundCloud

Tiasu @ Twitter

 


 

Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland attempts to sing Stone Temple Pilots’ “Vasoline”, and it doesn’t go well

 


 

Empire

TV show EMPIRE a UK hit thanks to pirates, star says

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Cannibal sentenced to 18 years

Dismembered Woman EATEN By Cannibal Killer: Body ‘Cut Up And Flushed Down Loo’

For all your apocalypse needs

Living with being dead

Silver turns bacteria into deadly zombies

Terrifying zombies on the subway may be taking things a bit too far

Woman reportedly on bath salts when she crashed through window

 


 

WTF: Remember your loved one…

Remember your loved one – by putting their ashes in a dildo

 


 

WTF: Potholes become Cockholes

A British Graffiti Artist Who Goes By ‘Wanksy’ Is Painting Dicks Around Potholes

 


 

WTF: Odd Election Candidate

Election candidate wants gay people jailed, adultery made illegal and rock bands outlawed

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Rising” by Tiasu from Rising

 


 

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]

The War on Encryption

The War on EncryptionBlendover Episode 154:

After the fallout of the Charlie Hebdo attack, political leaders are now pushing for the end of encryption on the internet – an end to YOUR privacy. The push is spreading across the globe, from the FBI in the USA, to David Cameron in the UK, and to new calls in the EU, the war on your privacy continues. Our Craniumelody artist this week is Vitalic.

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Topics Discussed:

  • The War on Encryption
  • Is Calcium Chloride Sterilization safe for Dogs? – Lawton, OK
  • Vitalic
  • Star Wars
  • Wyrmwood
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Satan’s School Bus
  • WTF: In Dog We Trust
  • WTF: Walking Stormtrooper Down Under

BlendoveR is the “trendover” podcast, bringing you the news that the news isn’t covering. Presented by Greg Davies and Terr 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.

 


 

The War on Encryption

EFF Response to FBI Director Comey’s Speech on Encryption. “The FBI should not be in the business of trying to convince companies to offer LESS security to their customers. It should be doing just the opposite.”

EU wants internet firms to hand over encryption keys

FBI Director to citizens: Let us spy on you – Encryption will “lead all of us to a very dark place,” FBI director says

Obama Goes On Record Against Encryption, Says It Should Exist But He Should Be Able To Decrypt It

Spies should be able to monitor all online messaging, says David Cameron

 


 

Is Calcium Chloride Sterilization safe for Dogs? – Lawton, OK

City Manager BRIAN LONG HAS SUSPENDED THE USE OF CALCIUM CHLORIDE NEUTERING pending further investigation

EUTHANIZED at the Lawton Animal Shelter DUE TO COMPLICATIONS FROM INJECTION OF CALCIUM CHLORIDE

I have recieved a letter written by more than one concerned Lawton Animal Shelter employee…

It has been reported that a bassett hound in the Lawton city shelter was injected in the testicles with calcium chloride for the purpose of dissolving the testicles..

Neutering injection would cut expense

There is a small dog suffering at the Lawton Shelter RIGHT NOW and they will not release it to me, or the adopter TO GET APPROPRIATE VET CARE because it has complications from experimental calcium chloride neutering…

Too Many Dogs: A Simple Solution

 


 

Vitalic

Vitalic @ Amazon

Vitalic @ iTunes

Vitalic – Official Site

Vitalic @ Facebook

Vitalic @ Instagram

Vitalic @ Last.fm

Vitalic @ SoundCloud

Vitalic @ Twitter

Vitalic @ YouTube

 


 

Star Wars

Should George Lucas Be Involved In Future Star Wars Films?

 


 

Wyrmwood

Wyrmwood Trailer

IFC Midnight’s Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead Coming to Select Theaters Feb. 13

WYRMWOOD – An Australian Zombie Film (Out 2014)

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Dying Light: Millions view Cambridge zombie rooftop pursuit

Eastern Iowa ‘Zombie Apocalypse’ camp teaches real world survival skills

Wikipedia – REC 4: Apocalypse

Zombie Nativity scene defies order

 


 

WTF: Satan’s School Bus

Satan’s School Bus Makes Mom Mad As Hell

 


 

WTF: In Dog We Trust

IN DOG WE TRUST accidentally printed on Sheriff’s rugs

 


 

WTF: Walking Stormtrooper Down Under

Stormtrooper costume saves Australian man in battle with deadly brown snake

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • One Above One” by Vitalic from the album Flashmob

 


 

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]

Flesh Eaters of the Painscream Media

Flesh Eaters of the Painscream MediaBlendover Episode Fifty One:

A 15-year-old who streaked at a high school football game was threatened to end up as a registered sex offender, and then killed himself over the ordeal. Flesh-eating becomes a meme in the media, as Terr looks at a potential outbreak of a disease, and Greg follows up on the Krokodil scares. The EU begins looking into tracking non-citizens, while Netflix is in negotiations with Cable TV.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Nunnupis
  • The Christian Adamek Case: From Streaking To Suicide
  • Vibrio Vulnificus Outbreak
  • Krokodil in America
  • Alastor
  • EU Virtual Borders
  • Netflix

BlendoveR is a fun, hard-hitting podcast where rules are regularly thrown out the window in favor of honest, open commentating opinions.  Presented by Greg Davies (cGt2099 from The-TrukstoP.com), and Terr Ciavarra (Media Nox from medianox.bandcamp.com), we stray on to any topic that presents itself or wanders off onto its own tangent.

 


 

Nunnupis

Mummy Confirms Hidden Race Of Little People In America?

Wikipedia: Nimerigar

 


 

The Christian Adamek Case: From Streaking To Suicide

15-Year-Old Boy Arrested for Streaking Commits Suicide Days Later

15 Year Old Hangs Himself After Facing Expulsion and Sex Offender Charges For Streaking Prank

Boy, 15, kills himself after ‘facing expulsion and being put on sex offender registry’ for streaking prank at high school football game

 


 

Vibrio Vulnificus Outbreak

Vibrio Vulnificus Bacteria Kills 10 In Florida

Wikipedia: Vibrio vulnificus

 


 

Krokodil in America

Flesh-Eating Drug Krokodil Is Now Attacking Chicago Suburbs

Investigators question whether Oklahoma men died from Krokodil

OK Bureau of Narcotics: Krokodil Not Suspected in 2012 Duncan Deaths

OK Bureau of Narcotics: Krokodil Not Suspected in 2012 Duncan Deaths

Wikipedia: Desomorphine

 


 

Alastor

Alastor – Official Site

Alastor @ Amazon

Alastor @ Last.fm

Alastor @ YouTube

Alastor @ Facebook

Alastor @ MySpace

Alastor @ Encyclopedia Metallum

 


 

EU Virtual Borders

Nigel Farage Mass migrants to spill over open borders while UK in EU

Virtual borders scheme to track every non-EU citizen

 


 

Netflix

Netflix + cable cos = frenemies

Netflix Calls The Cable Guy

Netflix in talks with Comcast & others about adding a Netflix app to your cable box

Netflix Pursues Cable-TV Deals

Netflix Reportedly In Negotiations With U.S. Cable TV Providers

 


 

Music Featured:

 


 

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]