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THE FINAL BLENDOVER

THE FINAL BLENDOVERBlendover Episode 178:

The time has come to say goodbye. The Blendover podcast is coming to a close. Aaron and Greg join in for one last show, where it is discussed why the show is ending, & what is in store for the future. Additionally, they dive in for one last rant of what’s going on in the world, & also have two Craniumelody artists this episode: I Am Waiting For You Last Summer and Fozzy.

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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.

 


 

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Amazon

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ BandCamp

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Facebook

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Google+

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Instagram

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Last.fm

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ SoundCloud

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Tumblr

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer @ Wikipedia

 


 

Fozzy

Fozzy @ Amazon

Fozzy – Official Site

Fozzy @ Facebook

Fozzy @ Instagram

Fozzy @ Last.fm

Fozzy @ Twitter

Fozzy @ Wikipedia

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Dreamers’ Shelter” by I Am Waiting For You Next Summer from Discography
  • Eat The Rich” by Fozzy from Fozzy

 


 

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]

Girl Scouts Stand for Transgender Rights

Girl Scouts Stand for Transgender RightsBlendover Episode 172:

Girl Scouts in Washington recently received a donation of $100,000, from a donor who demanded a guarantee that it would not be used to support transgender girls. In response, the Girl Scouts RETURNED the money, opened a fundraiser, tripled the money, & stated “We won’t exclude ANY girl”. Blendover discusses the story. Our Craniumelody artist this episode is Nick Phoenix.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Girl Scouts Stand for Transgender Rights
  • WTF Australia
  • Nick Phoenix
  • RIP Chris Squire of Yes
  • Super Bionic Eye
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Dead Tickets
  • WTF: Dick Oranges
  • WTF: Get A Job
  • WTF: ISIS Dildos

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.

 


 

Girl Scouts Stand for Transgender Rights

Girl Scouts is #ForEVERYGirl

Girl Scouts reject anti-transgender gift, then triple the money

Girl Scouts Return $100,000 to Anti-Transgender Donor: ”We Won’t Exclude Any Girl”

 


 

WTF Australia

Australia bans 220 video games in 4 months as Government adopts new classification model

Australian Contractors Will Now Go to Jail for Reporting Child Abuse in Detention Centers

Australia’s largest woodlands ‘will not be protected if it prevents mining’

Australia’s New Law Would Strip Citizenship

Australian senate passes controversial anti-piracy, website-blocking laws

 


 

Nick Phoenix

Nick Phoenix @ CD Baby

Nick Phoenix @ Amazon

Two Steps From Hell – Official Site

Nick Phoenix @ Facebook

Nick Phoenix @ IMDb

Nick Phoenix @ Last.fm

Nick Phoenix @ Wikipedia

 


 

RIP Chris Squire of Yes

Founding YES Bassist CHRIS SQUIRE Dead At 67

 


 

Super Bionic Eye

The 8 Minute Surgery That Will Give You Superhuman Vision. Forever

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Ancient Greeks may have feared the walking dead

Cannibal Mom Sent to Mental Asylum in Kolkata

Face-to-face with the Satanic cult cannibal who baked his victims in meat pies

Students learn survival skills, prep for zombie apocalypse

 


 

WTF: Dead Tickets

Traffic wardens in New York give car two parking tickets while man sits dead in driver’s seat

 


 

WTF: Dick Oranges

Collier man accused of biting, swinging knife at loss prevention officer after suspected theft

 


 

WTF: Get A Job

Man who cannot walk, talk or feed himself told to attend Job Centre interview

 


 

WTF: ISIS Dildos

CNN Mistakes Dildos for ISIS

 


 

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]

The Leelah Alcorn Case

The Leelah Alcorn CaseBlendover Episode 152:

We look into the tragic story of Leelah Alcorn, a transgender girl who committed suicide at the age of 17, after her parents removing her from school, being sent to “corrective” therapy, & ultimately not being accepted by her mother and father. Also on this episode: Privatized Probation, Neill Blomkamp’s Alien, & The Walking Dead. Our Craniumelody band this episode is Break Science.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs and Other Remarks
  • The Leelah Alcorn Case
  • Debtors Prison and Private Probation Services
  • Break Science
  • Alien 5: Xeno
  • The Walking Dead
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Pandogs
  • WTF: Play-Doh Dicks!

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.

 


 

Shout-Outs and Other Remarks

Amy Vernon @ Twitter

Jennifer Wieda @ Reddit

Media Nox

So, let me get this straight…

The Origins of Progressive Music

TARDISblend

 


 

The Leelah Alcorn Case

An Ohio transgender teen’s suicide, a mother’s anguish

Leelah Alcorn @ Tumblr [Backup]

Leelah Alcorn: Even After Her Death, Parents Call Her A Boy, Say They Loved Their Son

Leelah Alcorn’s mother: ‘We loved him’

 


 

Debtors Prison and Private Probation Services

Court-Sanctioned Extortion by Private Probation Companies: Modern Debtors’ Prisons

Private Probation Services Penalize the Poor, New Report Says

QI L S12E08 XL

VIDEO: Innocent Americans Are Being Jailed Because They’re Too Poor To Pay Rising Court Costs

Wikipedia: Debtors’ prison

Wikipedia: Judicial Correction Services

Wikipedia: Private probation

 


 

Break Science

Break Science @ BandCamp

Break Science @ Amazon

Break Science @ Facebook

Break Science @ Last.fm

Break Science @ MySpace

Break Science @ SoundCloud

Break Science @ Twitter

 


 

Alien 5: Xeno

Neill Blomkamp’s ALIEN 5 Concept Art has stolen our hearts

Neill Blomkamp’s Secret Alien Movie Looks So Good We’re Furious

 


 

The Walking Dead

‘The Walking Dead’ Spin-Off: Is A Comic Book Companion In The Works?

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Ohio town threatens legal action against ‘zombie’ baby Jesus Nativity scene on man’s lawn

The science of ZOMBIES: Neuroscientists reveal the anatomy of the undead’s brain – and how to avoid becoming their dinner

Zombie Olfaction: Smells Like Undead Spirit

Zombie Nativity scene defies order

 


 

WTF: Pandogs

Police: Circus dyed dogs to pass off as pandas

 


 

WTF: Play-Doh Dicks!

Play-Doh Cake Playset Contains Penis-Shaped Tool; Parents Are Pissed

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Resistance March” by Break Science from the album Monolith Code

 


 

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]

Insidious Gendercide of the Privileged

Insidious Gendercide of the PrivilegedBlendover Episode 143:

While Terr “buzzes” Greg for ‘mispronouning’, we turn to “BBC vs. Rwanda” in a war-of-words over a documentary on the 1994 genocide. We examine the issues surrounding social justice on the web, vs “check yo privilege” – as we look at a debacle at Wellesley College. Later, we preview Insidious 3, and turn to unique “heart-in-a-box” tech to transplant a “dead heart” not beating…

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs and Other Remarks
  • Rwanda
  • Transgender Rights, Social Justice, and Privilege
  • Omodaka
  • Insidious: Chapter 3
  • Heart in a Box
  • Zombie Apocalypse
  • WTF: Only in Lawton – The Same Last Name

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

Amy Vernon @ Twitter

Doctor Who TARDISblend 80: Flatline

Ebola and Heavy Metal

How Major News Outlets Pay-To-Trend Using Facebook Boost

Jenn Weida @ Facebook

Jenn Weida @ Reddit

Jesse Tedford @ Facebook

Media Nox

The Jesse Tedford Case

Tiffony Wike @ DeviantArt

Tiffony Wike @ Facebook

 


 

Rwanda

BBC Accused Of Rwandan Genocide Denial

Rwanda bans BBC broadcasts over genocide documentary

Rwandans Descend On London To Welcome President Kagame

 


 

Transgender Rights, Social Justice, and Privilege

Actress Felicia Day Opens Up About GamerGate Fears, Has Her Private Details Exposed Minutes Later

GamerGate condemns doxxing Felicia Day

I am so TIRED of this nonsense! Get over it, douchebags.

PC fail: Wellesley students reject transgender student for leadership position

Students: Transgender Woman Can’t Be Diversity Officer Because She’s a White Man Now

The Only Thing I Have To Say About Gamer Gate

When Women Become Men at Wellesley

 


 

Omodaka

Omodaka – Hietsuki Bushi (Full version)

Omodaka @ Amazon

Omodaka @ iTunes

Omodaka @ Facebook

Omodaka @ Last.fm

Omodaka @ MySpace

Omodaka @ SoundCloud

Omodaka @ Twitter

Omodaka @ Wikipedia

 


 

Insidious: Chapter 3

Insidious: Chapter 3 trailer – The darkest chapter goes back to the beginning

 


 

Heart in a Box

Surgeons transplant heart that had stopped beating

 


 

Zombie Apocalypse

Ebola Zombies? Liberian Newspaper Claims Victims are Rising from the Dead

Zombie Apocalypse: How The State Of Kansas Is Officially Preparing For A ‘Walking Dead’ Scenario

Zombie Apocalypse Survival Cabin Has 10 Year Anti-Zombie Guarantee, But Only For Real Zombies

 


 

WTF: Only in Lawton – The Same Last Name

Fake Ebola threat lands Lawton woman in jail

Losers of Lawton: So seriously, what is up with this family?

Woman arrested claiming Jesus Christ will pay her restaurant tab

 


 

Recommended Listening:

  • Hietsuki Bushi” by Omodaka from the album Sanosa

 


 

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]