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PATRIOT ACTors

PATRIOT ACTorsBlendover Episode 165:

It’s been nearly 14 years since the USA PATRIOT Act was signed into law. And since that time, much controversy has surrounded the legislation. Now, as it comes close to its expiry, Mitch McConnell has introduced a bill to reauthorize the Patriot Act until 2020.

Our Craniumelody band this week is Zimmers Hole.

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Topics Discussed:

  • PATRIOT ACTors
  • Copyright and Piracy
  • Zimmers Hole
  • Jared Leto is The Joker
  • KISS and Scooby-Doo?
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Tech Support
  • WTF: Stop Hiring Funeral Strippers
  • WTF: Winner of the WTF Cup

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.

 


 

PATRIOT ACTors

McConnell Introduces Bill to Reauthorize Patriot Act Until 2020

Patriot Act Renewal Divides GOP Establishment From Libertarian Conservatives

Representatives passes Cybersecurity bill despite privacy protests

Revamped USA Freedom Act Still Faces Congressional Hurdles

Sen. Cotton Fights Paul, Other Libertarians Over Patriot Act Extensions

Wikipedia: Controversial invocations of the Patriot Act

Wikipedia: Executive Order 12333

 


 

Copyright and Piracy

Hollywood Anti-Piracy initiative requires a VPN outside the US

 


 

Zimmers Hole

Zimmers Hole @ Amazon

Zimmers Hole – Official Site

Zimmers Hole @ Encyclopaedia Metallum

Zimmers Hole @ Facebook

Zimmers Hole @ Last.fm

Zimmers Hole @ MySpace

Zimmers Hole @ Wikipedia

 


 

Jared Leto is The Joker

Jared Leto As The Joker: First Look Reveals Tattooed Villain

 


 

KISS and Scooby-Doo?

Rock and Roll Mystery

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

New Charges Brought Against Cannibal

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

Woman allegedly attacks family dog while high on bath salts

Woman reportedly on bath salts when she crashed through window

 


 

WTF: Tech Support

Colorado Man Ends Battle With Computer by Shooting It 8 Times

 


 

WTF: Stop Hiring Funeral Strippers

China Says Please Stop Hiring Funeral Strippers

 


 

WTF: Winner of the WTF Cup

Dad unknowingly impregnated daughter…

 


 

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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]

Jezablazing

JezablazingBlendover Episode Forty One:

We have updates on the Ryan Ferguson & Fred Steese cases, and look at the blazing wildfire at Mount Diablo. Later, we bring you the first sign of the “new scene” we’ve been looking for: an artist named Sully Dunn. We also debate whether laptops are dead, and have a look at the controversy being drummed up by Jezebel about Harley Quinn from Batman comics…

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Topics Discussed:

  • The Ryan Ferguson Case
  • The Fred Steese Case
  • Mount Diablo Wildfire
  • Sully Dunn
  • The Laptop is Dying
  • The Harley Quinn "Controversy"

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.

 


 

The Ryan Ferguson Case

PLEASE Help Free Ryan Ferguson – Facebook Group

Ryan Ferguson Update: Delayed Justice for Missouri man?

 


 

The Fred Steese Case

I-Team: Man Wrongly Convicted Tastes Freedom

 


 

Mount Diablo Wildfire

Morgan Fire: Spread of blaze has ‘stopped’ around 3,700 acres, fire official says

Mount Diablo wildfire triples in size

Wikipedia: Mount Diablo

 


 

Sully Dunn

Sully Dunn – Awkward Song About Quitting School – America’s Got Talent 2013

Sully Dunn @ SoundCloud

Sully Dunn @ Facebook

Sully Dunn @ Twitter

Sully Dunn @ YouTube

 


 

The Laptop Is Dying

The Laptop Is Dying

Student brings typewriter to class

 


 

The Harley Quinn "Controversy"

Comics Artist Lea Hernandez Tackles DC’s Controversial ‘Naked Harley Quinn With A Toaster’

DC Comics Contest: Draw a Naked Woman Committing Suicide

Jim Lee Weighs In On DC’s Controversial ‘Harley Quinn’ Artist Tryout Script

 


 

Music Featured:

  • Awkward Song About Quitting School” by Sully Dunn from his SoundCloud page

 


 

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]