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Statues of Destiny

Statues of DestinyBlendover Episode 137:

Tom Cheredar of VentureBeat joins us for a short Blendover, & look at “those statues” making news in Pennsylvania & Vancouver this week. But first, we turn to a serious case in Rotherham, UK where authorities have deliberately deleted documents in the cases involved. Tom looks at Beer DNA & Netflix; then we find why college students are NOT happy with Bungie about their Destiny game…

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs and Other Remarks
  • The Rotherham Case
  • Brewbot Beer DNA
  • Jimmy Barnes
  • Destiny
  • Netflix
  • WTF: Jesus Statue
  • WTF: Satan Statue
  • WTF: Jesus Statue II

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

 


 

Shout-Outs and Other Remarks

What’s in a Name?

poem435 @ Facebook

The Doctor Who TARDISblend 74: Robot Of Sherwood

The Doctor Who TARDISblend 75: Listen

The Drill Down 341: Check Yo’ Selfie

Tom Cheredar @ VentureBeat

 


 

The Zoe Quinn Case

Know Your Meme: Quinnspiracy

Wikipedia: Zoe Quinn

 


 

The Rotherham Case

Clear intelligence linking powerful paedophile ring to UK parliament:government and number 10

Coventry police investigate Rotherham-style child abuse case

He’s STILL hanging on: Rotherham police commissioner Shaun Wright defiant over calls to stand down amid claims he ignored the plight of child sex abuse victims

Rotherham child abuse: Cases in other towns

Rotherham child abuse scandal: Council could face government inspection

Rotherham child sex abuse files ‘missing from archive’

Scandal hit Rotherham ‘deleted abuse files’

Wikipedia: Rochdale sex trafficking gang

Wikipedia: Rotherham child sexual exploitation scandal

He’s STILL hanging on: Rotherham police commissioner Shaun Wright defiant over calls to stand down amid claims he ignored the plight of child sex abuse victims

 


 

Brewbot Beer DNA

Brewbot’s ‘Beer DNA’ may usher in a new age of delicious homemade brewing

 


 

Jimmy Barnes

Jimmy Barnes @ Amazon

Jimmy Barnes – Official Site

Jimmy Barnes @ Facebook

Jimmy Barnes @ Last.fm

Jimmy Barnes @ Wikipedia

 


 

Destiny

Activision Says ‘Destiny’ Has Already Reached $500 Million In Sales

Destiny Blocked On Some College Networks, Students Get Mad

Destiny’s ‘Centipede’ and ‘Grape’ errors keeping college students from playing the shooter

 


 

Netflix

Netflix’s ‘best guess’ movie & TV ratings are broken for some subscribers

 


 

WTF: Jesus Statue

Teen Could Get Two Years for Facebook Photos with Jesus Statue

 


 

WTF: Satan Statue

Naked Satan Statue Has Vancouver Locals Asking, ‘What The Devil?’ (WARNING: Graphic Image)

Penis Satan @ Facebook

Petition demands return of horny Satan statue to Vancouver

Pranksters ‘Erect’ Naked Satan Statue In A Vancouver Park (Video)

 


 

WTF: Jesus Statue II

In Images: A Statue with Human Teeth

Jesus Statue Found to Have Real Human Teeth

 


 

Music Featured:

  • Destiny” by Jimmy Barnes originally from the album Hits Anthology Rarities but not longer in print

 


 

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]