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5by5 at the Movies #136: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 136 - "Mary Poppins Is a Super Powered Being"

May 12, 2021 at 4:00PM • 42 minutes

Keith and Dan discuss the Carnage trailer, as well as A24's The Green Knight. Plus lots of quotes from people about being super powered beings, and a HUGE deal from Cinemark.

PLUS More!

Hosted by: Keith Ruckus

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #370: Samvera with Lea Ann Bradford

May 12, 2021 at 8:00AM • 19 minutes

Lea Ann Bradford is a senior software developer for Notch8, an agency that leverages the Samvera open source community. Lea Ann tells her story of learning to code after being a stay at home mom and she educates Brittany on all things Samvera.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Back to Work #530: Nouns in America

May 11, 2021 at 5:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

DISCUSSED: Merlin has been cracking nuts, and Dan is enjoying a beverage; in Follow-Up, Dan has made great progress with his new voice assistant; Merlin has thoughts on choosing a dingus ecosystem that’s right for you; words mean things, and often you want the right “procedure word”; Merlin has some good Back to Work-adjacent media recommendations; do we really want to rebuild The Embarcadero Freeway? Really?; and, Dan has some new scholarship on the films of Stanley Kubrick.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #390: Lana Bachynski: Nintendo Game Builder Garage, The Division Heartland, Resident Evil Village, Returnal, Valorant, It Takes Two, Demeo, Star Wars Pinball VR

May 9, 2021 at 12:00AM • 2 hours 2 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Lana Bachynski from Riot Games back to the show to discuss Nintendo's new make-your-own-game game, Ubisoft expanding the Division games, Sony trademarking Sunset Overdrive, and more!

The Playlist: Returnal, Monster Hunter: Rise, Apex Legends, Valorant "Escalation" mode, Resident Evil Village, It Takes Two

VR Talk: Demeo, Star Wars Pinball VR

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #220: The Dangerous Thing

May 7, 2021 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

They think they invented punk rock.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.


5by5 at the Movies #135: 5by5 At The Movies - Episode 135 - "Explosions and T*ts"

May 6, 2021 at 12:00AM • 43 minutes

Dan gets excited for explosions and tits, Keith loves the movie "Showgirls". Marvel releases a LOT of film details and dates, and WB/DC comes up short. We don't need more Purge movies, and Andrew Garfield is a GOD DAMN LIAR!

Plus more!

Co-host: Dan Richardson

Hosted by: Keith Ruckus

Hosted by Keith Ruckus.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #369: Frontend Bundlers & Snowpacker with Konnor Rogers

May 5, 2021 at 6:00AM • 23 minutes

Konnor Rogers is a software developer for Veue Inc. He is also the creator of Snowpacker, and he has a deep love for open source. He breaks down Frontend bundlers for Brittany and the up and coming vite_ruby.

Hosted by Brittany Martin.


Back to Work #529: Different Flavors of Fear

May 4, 2021 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

DISCUSSED: Dan is actively gaslighting Merlin, and this can be proven; please stop stealing focus; praise for Ferris Bueller in general and the knees of Sloane Peterson in particular; passing thoughts on fear, procrastination, impostor syndrome, and solving the right problem; Merlin is delighted to discover a much-improved Little Snitch; Dan has thoughts on his Ford’s weird button; in gadget updates, Dan has found some useful headphones and has thoughts on trying to use his new Google dingus; finally, just in general, try to keep your hands away from the dragon’s mouth.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


DLC #389: Jan Ochoa: Returnal, Ratchet and Clank Rift Apart, Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition, Last of Us Part 3?, New Pokemon Snap, Nier Replicant, Wonderbox

May 3, 2021 at 12:00AM • 1 hour 57 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Jan Ochoa from Giantbomb to the show this week to discuss Sony's latest State of Play, Metro Exodus getting a ray-tracing only version, a new game from the guy who brought us Red Faction Guerilla, and more!

The Playlist: New Pokemon Snap, Nier Replicant, Double Dragon, Wonderbox, Returnal

Parting Gifts!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


Road Work #219: Failsafes

April 28, 2021 at 12:45PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

All the mannerisms of a storyteller.

Hosted by John Roderick & Dan Benjamin.