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E.D.E.N.

E.D.E.N.Blendover Episode 125:

Rick Reid guests and we drill down into the recent IRS scandal, and essentially translate the geek speak to highlight they’re lying. We also take a look at the booming industry of cloning cows in the United States. Later, we review Beyonce replacing Oprah as number 1 on Forbes’ most powerful celebrity list; & then find the truth about those reports of North Korea’s war-threats over a Seth Rogen movie.

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs
  • World War I Centennial
  • IRS Scandal
  • Cloning Industry
  • Bobby Womack
  • Beyonce / Forbes Most Powerful Celebrities
  • North Korea and The Interview
  • WTF: EPA Poopers
  • #YesAllWomen

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

Peter Egan @ Facebook

poem435 @ Facebook

poem435 @ Reddit

Rick Reid: Get To The Damn Point

Transformers: Age of Extinction Review

 


 

World War I Centennial

100th Anniversary of Start of World War I Approaches

Terrorist act a century ago launched World War I

When the world goes to war on a lie

Wikipedia: Gallipoli Campaign

Wikipedia: Railway Gun – World War I

Wikipedia: United States in World War I

 


 

IRS Scandal

Darrell Issa vs Irs Commissioner John Koskinen HEATED Over Lois Lerner Missing Emails

If the IRS was subject to Sarbanes Oxley act of 2002, employees involved in the Lois Lerner matter would be jailed

IRS contracted with email archiving company in 2005

IRS: So… Our Computer Crashed And Erased All Of Lois Lerner’s Emails

Koskinen: IRS troubles ‘suspicious,’ but no crime uncovered

Missing E-Mail Is the Least of the IRS’s Problems

Records Management by Federal Agencies

The Lost Emails of the I.R.S. Point to a Wider Problem

U.S. Archivist: IRS “Did Not Follow The Law” On Lerner Emails

Wikipedia: 2013 IRS Scandal – Missing IRS Emails

Wikipedia: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Wikipedia: Freedom of Information Act – E-mail

Wikipedia: Sarbanes–Oxley Act

 


 

Cloning Industry

US company in Iowa churns out 100 cloned cows a year

 


 

Bobby Womack

Bobby Womack dies at 70

Bobby Womack @ Amazon

Bobby Womack – Official Site

Bobby Womack @ Facebook

Bobby Womack @ Twitter

Bobby Womack @ Wikipedia

 


 

Beyonce / Forbes Most Powerful Celebrities

Beyonce dethrones Oprah Winfrey on the Forbes 100 most powerful celebrity list

Wikipedia: Beyonce – 2013 and 2014

 


 

North Korea and The Interview

Internet Garbage: That ‘North Korea Condemns Seth Rogen’ Story Is Flimsy Nonsense

No, North Korea Did NOT Threaten War Over Seth Rogen Movie

 


 

WTF: EPA Poopers

EPA Employees Told to Stop Pooping in the Hallway

 


 

#YesAllWomen

#YesAllWomen @ Twitter

 


 

Music Featured:

  • Across 110th Street” by Bobby Womack from the soundtrack Jackie Brown
  • All Along The Watchtower” by Bobby Womack from the album Facts of Life

 


 

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]

100 Years Later: Remembering World War I

100 Years Later: Remembering World War IBlendover Episode 124:

The US mainstream media has largely ignored a major historic anniversary this year: the 100th Anniversary of World War I. This weekend marks the centennial of the spark the began the flame that raged across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa for four years. Jenn Wieda joins Blendover as we observe the anniversary, & take a look at how the media is (or is not) covering the centennial…

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs
  • World War I Centennial
  • Recommended World War I Movies
  • Iron Maiden
  • The Crystal Moore Case
  • APOC3 and Triglyceride Study
  • WTF: Marilyn Monroe sculpture in China
  • WTF: Weird Things of World War I
  • The Pogues
  • Franz Ferdinand
  • #YesAllWomen

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

Dwayne DeFreitas @ Twitter

Peter Egan @ Facebook

poem435 @ Facebook

poem435 @ Reddit

The Drill Down

 


 

World War I Centennial

100th Anniversary of Start of World War I Approaches

Is the rise of ISIS World War I’s next phase?

Terrorist act a century ago launched World War I

What If World War I Never Happened?

When the world goes to war on a lie

Wikipedia: 10th Battalion (Canadians), CEF

Wikipedia: Gallipoli Campaign

Wikipedia: No Man’s Land – World War I

Wikipedia: Railway Gun – World War I

Wikipedia: T. E. Lawrence

Wikipedia: United States in World War I

 


 

Recommended World War I Movies

Gallipoli

Johnny Got His Gun

Lawrence of Arabia

Legends of the Fall

Passchendaele

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones

 


 

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden @ Amazon

Iron Maiden – Official Site

Iron Maiden @ Facebook

Iron Maiden @ Google+

Iron Maiden @ Last.fm

Iron Maiden @ Twitter

Iron Maiden @ Wikipedia

Iron Maiden @ YouTube

 


 

The Crystal Moore Case

Latta council fights for chief’s job

Latta Grievance Committee: No recommendation with Crystal Moore’s job

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Gets Her Job Back, Homophobic Mayor Thwarted By Town Council

 


 

APOC3 and Triglyceride Study

In Single Gene, a Path to Fight Heart Attacks

ISIS-APOCIIIRx

Rare gene flaws can cut heart disease risk by 40%

Triglycerides: Why do they matter?

 


 

WTF: Marilyn Monroe sculpture in China

Spotted: Giant Marilyn Monroe sculpture abandoned in Guangxi dump site

 


 

WTF: Weird Things of World War I

Weird Things of World War I

 


 

The Pogues

The Pogues @ Amazon

The Pogues – Official Site

The Pogues @ Facebook

The Pogues @ Last.fm

The Pogues @ MySpace

The Pogues @ Wikipedia

 


 

Franz Ferdinand (band)

Franz Ferdinand @ Amazon

Franz Ferdinand – Official Site

Franz Ferdinand @ Facebook

Franz Ferdinand @ Instagram

Franz Ferdinand @ Tumblr

Franz Ferdinand @ Twitter

Franz Ferdinand @ Wikipedia

 


 

#YesAllWomen

#YesAllWomen @ Twitter

HOLD THE FUCK UP – Let’s step back for a second, Tumblr!

 


 

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]

E3 Predictions: The March of Progress

E3 Predictions: The March of ProgressBlendover Episode 118:

Andrew Sorcini is on his way to E3 2014, and he joins us on this episode of Blendover to give a preview of what’s to come, as we discuss rumors, upcoming games, & make some bold predictions. Later in the show, we look at the secrecy of the TPP, pay tribute to the Godfather of Ecstasy, glance at Eli Roth’s new cannibal film, and jump into some WTF stories that will make your skin crawl…

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Topics Discussed:

  • Shout-Outs
  • E3 Preview
  • World War I Centennial
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
  • RIP Alexander Shulgin, the Godfather of Ecstasy
  • The Angels: RIP Doc Neeson
  • Streaming Entertainment
  • The Green Inferno
  • WTF: Man Arrested For Stealing Skin
  • WTF: 12 Year Old Girls commit murder in the name of Slenderman

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

AmyVernon.net

Amy Vernon @ Facebook

Amy Vernon @ Twitter

Malwarebytes.org

Peter Egan @ Facebook

The Drill Down

The Drill Down 328: Our Brilliant and Terrifying Future

The Drill Down 329: Apple WWDC 2014 Review

Terr Ciavarra – Media Nox @ BandCamp

 


 

E3 Preview

Battlefield: Hardline beta odes to be handed out to Sony E3 Experience attendees

Microsoft Reveals E3 Schedule

Mortal Kombat X revealing new fighters at E3

Most anticipated games to see at E3 2014

Natsume revealing three new Nintendo games around E3

Nintendo at E3 2014: Fighting from behind

Road to E3 2014: Sony PS4 game predictions and rumours

Sony Has The Most Number of Booths for E3 2014

The most anticipated games of E3 2014

 


 

World War I Centennial

Wikipedia: World War I

 


 

Trans-Pacific Partnership – TPP

If the Trans-Pacific Partnership is so swell, why all the secrecy?

TPP to live on in other acronyms even if it fails: Groser

TPP trade deal likely in 2015, says Robb

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Another Trade Liberalization Scam

Trans-Pacific Partnership at a critical juncture

Trans-Pacific Partnership secretly trading away rights

Trans-Pacific Partnership talks to intensify as key players remain divided

Wikipedia: Trans-Pacific Partnership

Wikipedia: Trans-Pacific Partnership – Intellectual Property Provisions

Wikipedia: Trans-Pacific Partnership – Negotiation Secrecy

 


 

RIP Alexander Shulgin, the Godfather of Ecstasy

Alexander Shulgin dead: ‘Godfather of ecstasy’ and pioneering psychedelic pharmacologist dies aged 88

 


 

The Angels: RIP Doc Neeson

The Angels @ Amazon

The Angels @ iTunes

The Angels – Official Site

The Angels @ Facebook

The Angels @ Last.fm

The Angels @ Twitter

The Angels @ Wikipedia

 


 

Streaming Entertainment

Digital Home Entertainment to Exceed Physical by 2016, Study Finds

 


 

The Green Inferno

The Green Inferno trailer: "You Know What This Is"

 


 

WTF: Man Arrested For Stealing Skin

Skin Thief

US man accused of stealing human skin from Philadelphia hospital

 


 

WTF: 12 Year Old Girls commit murder in the name of Slenderman

Two 12-Year-Olds Allegedly Stabbed Third to Please Mythological Creature

Wikipedia: Fakelore

Know Your Meme: The Grifter

 


 

#YesAllWomen

#YesAllWomen @ Twitter

#EachEveryWoman – Trigger warning for rape, violence

#YesAllWomen says no to Rape Culture

Apparently, the misogynists are out in force, trolling the hashtag I previously posted and so I’m not using it here…

HOLD THE FUCK UP – Let’s step back for a second, Tumblr!

How the #YesAllWomen Hashtag Began

Not Yours

RAINN – Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network

Wikipedia: 2014 Isla Vista killings

Wikipedia: Rape Culture

Wikipedia: Violence against women

 


 

Music Featured:

  • We Gotta Get Outta This Place” by The Angels from the album Howling
  • Dogs Are Talking” by The Angels from the album Beyond Salvation
  • Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again” by The Angels from the album Liveline

 


 

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]