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The Wrong Poster Child

The Wrong Poster ChildBlendover Episode 136:

The Drill Down invades Blendover, as Andy Sorcini & Dwayne DeFreitas join to discuss the controversies surrounding Zoe Quinn, & look at all sides of the story. We have a preview of this week’s Apple event. Later, we celebrate Star Trek’s anniversary, & debate racism in Star Wars. Jack The Ripper has been identified, Net Neutrality is up for discussion, & we close with WTF stories.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs and Other Remarks
  • The Zoe Quinn Case
  • Voltaire
  • Star Wars
  • Net Neutrality
  • Jack The Ripper
  • WTF: PIV
  • WTF: Exodus Fan arrested for posting lyrics online
  • Spinal Tap

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

Prehistoric Metal

poem435 @ Facebook

The Doctor Who TARDISblend 73: Into The Dalek

The Doctor Who TARDISblend 74: Robot Of Sherwood

The Drill Down

The Drill Down 340: It’s A Man’s World?

The Drill Down 341: Check Yo’ Selfie

 


 

The Zoe Quinn Case

Gaming Misogyny Gets Infinite Lives: Zoe Quinn, Virtual Rape, and Sexism

Know Your Meme: Quinnspiracy

Wikipedia: Depression Quest

Wikipedia: Zoe Quinn

Zoe Quinn’s Site: The Quinnspiracy

 


 

Voltaire

Voltaire @ Amazon

Voltaire @ cdBaby

Voltaire – Official Site

Voltaire @ Facebook

Voltaire @ IMDb

Voltaire @ Twitter

Voltaire @ Wikipedia

Voltaire @ YouTube

 


 

Star Wars

Why Star Wars is Secretly Racist

 


 

Net Neutrality

How big telcos are smothering city-run broadband services

 


 

Jack The Ripper

Liverpool scientist: How I solved the mystery of Jack the Ripper

Wikipedia: Aaron Kosminski – DNA Evidence

 


 

WTF: DIV

PIV is always rape, ok?

 


 

WTF: Exodus Fan arrested for posting lyrics online

EXODUS Fan Arrested for Posting Band’s Lyrics On Facebook

 


 

Spinal Tap

Saucy Jack – Spinal Tap

This Is Spinal Tap @ Amazon

Spinal Tap – Official Site

Spinal Tap @ IMDb

Spinal Tap @ Last.fm

Spinal Tap @ Wikipedia

 


 

Music Featured:

  • The USS Make Shit Up” by Voltaire from the EP Banned on Vulcan!
  • Saucy Jack” by Spinal Tap available online at YouTube

 


 

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]

Skept-o-licious

Skept-o-liciousBlendover Episode Seventy Seven:

Jeremy Rosen joins this Blendover, as we examine some recent studies on the long-term multivitamin use, with evidence ignored by the mainstream media. We also take a look at the internet outages that have been affecting DNS, a mystery not being covered by any tech press. Later, we find out what happens when William Shatner boards the USS Bad Astronomy, & follow up on Star Wars news.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs
  • Long term use of Multivitamins
  • Strange Internet Outage 1/12 to 1/13
  • Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
  • Shia LaBeouf
  • Bad Astronomy meets Star Trek
  • Star Wars
  • Deafheaven

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.

 


 

Shout-Outs

Planet Corey

Sons of Tonatiuh – Official Site

Wikipedia: Juggalos (gang)

 


 

Long term use of Multivitamins

Strike Three for Multivitamin Use

 


 

Strange Internet Outage 1/12 to 1/13

Internet’s going down – abandon ship!

 


 

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings – “Retreat!” (Official Music Video)

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ Amazon

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ iTunes

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings – Official Site

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ Facebook

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ Instagram

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ MySpace

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ Twitter

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ Wikipedia

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings @ MySpace

 


 

Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf retires from public life after plagiarism scandal sparks bizarre (also plagiarised) apology spree

 


 

Bad Astronomy meets Star Trek

Twitter Trek Part 1: … ‘Cause I’m a Rocket Man

Twitter Trek, Part 2: The Math of Khan

 


 

Star Wars

Finally! Some REAL Star Wars News!

Jesse Plemons Up For Lead Role In Star Wars: Episode VII

Official ‘Star Wars’ canon can now include Expanded Universe stories

 


 

Deafheaven

Deafheaven @ BandCamp

Deafheaven @ Amazon

Deafheaven – Official Site

Deafheaven @ Encyclopedia Metallum

Deafheaven @ Facebook

Deafheaven @ Tumblr

Deafheaven @ Twitter

Deafheaven @ Wikipedia

 


 

 


 

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]

Trend Over!

Trend Over!

Artwork by John Fouche

Blendover Episode Forty Two:

Blendover is your Trend Over as we look at the horrific case of a pastor being given a reduced sentence after having been convicted for child rape. This story is getting zero national coverage. Later, we follow up on the Ryan Ferguson Case, and have a glance at the Motorcycle Ride to DC on 9/11. Heavy Metal turns out to be good for your FEELS, and Abrams ain’t too happy about Star Trek games…

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs
  • The Brent Girouex Case
  • The Ryan Ferguson Case
  • The 9/11 Motorcycle Ride
  • Disparition
  • The Psychology of Heavy Metal
  • Star Trek

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.

 


 

Shout-Outs

On a serious note, I just wanted to say that upon having a late night to catch up on podcasts, I’ve got to say I’m really impressed with the state of Blendover

Toonlancer: Trend Over!

Zombie Dogs!

 


 

The Brent Girouex Case

Pastor claims sex with boys gave them ‘sexual purity in the eyes of God’

‘Rape Away The Gay’ Pastor Brent Girouex Gets Sentence Reduced

 


 

The Ryan Ferguson Case

Free Ryan Ferguson – Official Site

PLEASE Help Free Ryan Ferguson – Facebook Group

Ryan Ferguson awaits appeals court decision, ‘nervous’ but comforted by supporters’ messages

Ryan Ferguson’s family awaits Mo. Appeals Court ruling

Wikipedia: Brady disclosure

 


 

The 9/11 Motorcycle Ride

Bikers denied no-stop permit for 9/11 rally through D.C. but will ride anyway

Kickstands up! ‘2 Million Bikers’ participants head to D.C. for 9/11 [photos]

 


 

Disparition

Disparition – Official Site

Disparition @ BandCamp

Disparition @ Amazon

Disparition @ SoundCloud

Disparition @ Facebook

Disparition @ Instagram

Disparition @ Tumblr

 


 

The Psychology of Heavy Metal

Finding Happiness in Angry Music

 


 

Star Trek

Star Trek game ‘arguably hurt’ the movie, says J.J. Abrams

 


 

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]

RoboCastro and the Oysterette

RoboCastro and the OysteretteBlendover Episode Forty:

We remember AC Crispin, Sci-Fi author who passed away today. We also take a look at the CDC stats on e-cig usage & what the agenda might be. Meanwhile, Ariel Castro was found hanging around, and we examine the implications of the breakneck speed of this case. Later, we discuss the new RoboCop trailer, and take a look at a new service called Oyster – which is essentially Netflix for Books…

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Topics Discussed:

  • RIP AC Crispin
  • E-Cigarette Use Rises Among Teens
  • Ariel Castro and Charles Ramsey
  • Clazzi
  • Robocop
  • Oyster

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.

 


 

RIP AC Crispin

RIP Ann Crispin, Who Fought for the Writers

Science Fiction Author A.C. Crispin Has Died

 


 

E-Cigarette Use Rises Among Teens

E-Cigarette Use Doubles Among Teens

 


 

Ariel Castro and Charles Ramsey

Ariel Castro’s House Of Horrors Demolished

Autopsy: Ariel Castro hanged himself in prison cell

Charles Ramsey: Daily Mail report is “full of lies”

 


 

Clazzi

Clazzi – Love and Hate

EatYourKimchi.com interview with Clazzi

Clazzi @ Amazon

Clazzi @ Last.fm

Clazzi @ Facebook

Clazzi @ Wikipedia

 


 

RoboCop

GODDAMN. After all the bitching from people about the suit… this looks phenomenal…

RoboCop TRAILER 1 (2014) – Samuel L. Jackon, Abbie Cornish Movie HD

 


 

Oyster

Netflix for books? Oyster launches with over 100,000 in-print titles

 


 

Music Featured:

  • Love & Hate” by Clazzi from the album Infant

 


 

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]

Something Squirrelly This Way Comes

Blendover Episode Eight
Featuring Jeremy Rosen

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Blendover 8Topics Discussed:

  • RIP Kenji Eno
  • YouTube Networks
  • Metal News
  • #FreeSuperDaE
  • Canadian Penny
  • Alan Bean
  • Exoplanet Kepler-37b
  • Vulcan: Pluto’s Moon?
  • Christopher Dorner
  • Pope Benedict XVI Resigns
  • Recommended Reading

BlendoveR is a fun, hard-hitting pod-cast 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.

 


 

RIP Kenji Eno

Game designer and musician Kenji Eno dies at 42

Game designer Kenji Eno, best known for his work on the D series, passes away at the age of 42

Kenji Eno, Japan’s Maverick Game Creator, Dead at 42

Memories of Kenji Eno

 


 

YouTube Networks

The Orchard Video Network

All Hail Retcon

AVbyte

YouTuber Zack James Deletes Videos & Uploads Protest Against Machinima and Maker

YouTuber Zack James Videos – Reddit Thread

 


 

Metal News

Metal News @ Reddit

 


 

#FreeSuperDaE

AFP Media Release: The AFP and FBI unite against terrorism and transnational crime

FBI involved in raid over Xbox secret

FBI raids home of SuperDaE hacker over the next Xbox

The Incredible Rise and Fall of a Hacker Who Found the Secrets of the Next Xbox and PlayStation—And Maybe More

Microsoft denies involvement in FBI raid on Xbox 720 leaker SuperDaE

One of FBI’s most wanted caught in Sydney

Strategy to Combat Transnational Organized Crime: Addressing Convering Threats to National Security – July 2011

 


 

Canadian Penny

Canada officially eliminates the penny, 35 billion pennies will be collected and melted down

A Farewell–Of Sorts–to Canada’s Penny

The most worthless coin in the world

 


 

Alan Bean

The Alan Bean Gallery

The Fourth Man on the Moon

Reflections – Alan Bean, fourth person to walk on the Moon, during Apollo 12 – the second manned mission to land on the Moon [4095x4095]

Wikipedia: Alan Bean

 


 

Exoplanet Kepler-37b

Astronomers Find the Tiniest Exoplanet Yet

Exoplanet Kepler 37b is tiniest yet – smaller than Mercury

A team of researchers detected Kepler-37b, the smallest planet ever spotted outside the solar system

 


 

Vulcan: Pluto’s Moon?

Vulcan and Cerberus win online poll to name Pluto’s smallest moons

Vulcan has a strong lead as the name for one of Pluto’s newly discovered moons

Vulcan Tops Online Voting to Name Pluto’s Moons

 


 

Christopher Dorner

After manhunt, L.A. police again have an image problem

Charlie Brooker’s Weekly Wipe S01E04

Chris Dorner action figure

Christopher Dorner in gun battle with authorities, source says

Christopher Dorner Shootout – Cops say “Burn It Down”

Dorner Case Timeline Part VI

LAPD chief: Review of cop firing vital for public trust

Photo from the “Officer-Involved Shooting” injuring two women in a blue truck

Reality Check: Did Cops Intentionally Set Fire To Chris Dorner’s Cabin?

Responses to Dorner case contain surprises

Women shot during LAPD ex-cop manhunt had no warning, lawyer says

 


 

Pope Benedict XVI and the next Pope

Cardinal who covered up child abuse considers himself a scapegoat, compares his plight to that of Jesus, and will help elect the next pope

How to Become Pope

Is the Next Pope the Last Pope?

Pope Benedict XVI to resign, citing age and waning energy

Pope Conclave Change? Vatican Raises Possibility Of Early March Election

Pope resigns – Nostradamus and St Malachy predictions

Pope Struggling to Tame Intrigue Won’t Let Cardinals See Dossier

Tim Minchin – Pope Song

Top British Cardinal Resigns, a Day After Charges of ‘Inappropriate Acts’

Vatican scandal cited in Pope resignation

 


 

Recommended Reading

China: A History by John Keay

Life and Death in Shanghai by Nien Chang

 


 

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]

BlendoveR Zero: Pilot / Preview Episode

BlendoveR Zero: Pilot / Preview EpisodeTopics Discussed:

  • The End Of Social Blend and The Beginning of BlendoveR
  • Star Wars Sequel Trilogy
  • Piers Morgan
  • Location Privacy Protection Act
  • Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Star Wars Battlefront III

BlendoveR is a fun, hard-hitting pod-cast where rules are regularly thrown out the window in favor of honest, open commentating with frank, and brutal, opinions.  Presented by Greg Davies (cGt2099 from The-TrukstoP.com), Jay Fowler (SilentJay74 from JuicySnake.com), Lee Garnett (ncomment from ncomment.com), and Terr Ciavarra (Media Nox from medianox.bandcamp.com), we try to make the focus of the show touch on world news, music, social events, movies, politics, books, and technology innovations, but, more often than not, we stray on to any topic that presents itself or wanders off onto its own tangent.


The End Of Social Blend and The Beginning of BlendoveR

As of January 2013, Social Blend and Disquisition will be merged into a single new-concept show called BLENDOVER

The Best of Social Blend 2012

BlendoveR.com

The Final Social Blend

Social-Blend.com


Star Wars Sequel Trilogy

Matthew Vaughn Might Just Be Directing Star Wars Episode VII After All

Samuel L. Jackson REALLY wants to be in Star Wars Episode VII

Samuel L. Jackson says ‘hell, yeah’ to returning as Mace Windu in Star Wars

What The Disney Acquisition Of Lucasfilm Actually Means: One ‘Star Wars’ Geek’s Analysis


Piers Morgan

CNN increasingly twitchy over Piers Morgan’s tabloid past as phone hacking scandal spreads to Daily Mirror

CNN’s Piers Morgan Caught Up In New Phone Hacking Scandal Charges

CNN’s Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal

Deport Piers Morgan? Some Americans want just that


Location Privacy Protection Act

Location Privacy Protection Act Passed by Senate Committee

Senator Al Franken reintroduces privacy act requiring user consent for location sharing

Stalking apps could be banned in US


Star Trek Into Darkness

Benedict Cumberbatch’s Star Trek Into Darkness Character Revealed

Now With More Lens Flare: Star Trek Into Darkness Gets An Improved Trailer

Watch Now: Epic First Star Trek Into Darkness Teaser Trailer Released


Star Wars Battlefront III

Rumor: Star Wars Battlefront Online concept art leaked out

Star Wars: Battlefront 3 Cancelled After Being 99% Completed

Star Wars: Battlefront 3’s “99 percent done” claim contested by ex-LucasArts employee

Wookieepedia: First Assault


Music Featured:

  • "Spying On You Behind The Fence" by Jolin Tsai – from the EP MUSE

Music and clips are copyright to respective owners, and are clipped/used following Fair Use guidelines


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]