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Back to Work #219: At Sixes and Sevens

May 5, 2015 at 1:45PM • 1 hour 36 minutes

TOPIC: Jumping Over the Precipice.

This week, Dan and Merlin talk about what to be courageous about and when. It's rarely as easy or as simple as it seems.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

On Taking Pictures #158: The Mayor of Fujitown

May 5, 2015 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 18 minutes

This week, standout work from last weekend’s Paris Photo LA and some observations on the growing trend of really big prints and really banal subject matter. Also, abstraction and alternative processes in mainstream photography. Plus, a revision on the “through the window” debacle from a few weeks ago. Scottish photographer Bill Anderson is our PotW.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.

The Morning Dump #65: The Gas Station Mayor

May 5, 2015 at 9:00AM

I rant about Apple pushing music labels against Spotify, Facebook opening up its platform, the return of Foursquare mayorships, the middle finger emoji in Windows 10, a smart plate that yells at you, and poop-filled beards.

Hosted by Jordan Cooper.

The Awkward Human Survival Guide #60: That's About Right

May 5, 2015 at 1:00AM • 50 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about virginity, premature ejaculation, and giant dicks. Want to ask a question on the show? Email or call 323-456-3345 to leave us a voicemail. PLEASE REDOWNLOAD FILE IF YOU'RE HAVING AUDIO ISSUES!

Hosted by Adam Dachis, Darren Herczeg, Erica Elson, and Richard Cardenas.

On the Grid #113: In Poor Taste

May 4, 2015 at 7:45PM • 1 hour 17 minutes

Recorded April 30th, 2015. This week, the exciting conclusion of Andy Gets a Vice, and we talk about bad taste.

Hosted by Andy Mangold, Dan Auer, and Matt McInerney.

The Dan Benjamin Hour #41: My Bear Is Upside Down Because I Brought Him From Home

May 4, 2015 at 5:00PM • 53 minutes

Dan talks about Samsung's latest video looking oddly familiar, Star Wars Day, the sneak peek of the package for the Star Wars: The Force Awakens products, Brienne from Game of Thrones is playing the metal Stormtrooper, Meerkat switches to Facebook, Ubuntu 15.10 codename announced, Haddie makes cookie dough Greek yogurt, and more.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

DLC #72: Play as a Lightsaber

May 4, 2015 at 4:30PM • 1 hour 42 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Xav De Matos back to the show to start up that E3 hype train with news of a PC centric press conference, a new game announcement from Rare, teases of Mass Effect 4, and more. Plus, current news of Arkham Knight's $40 DLC season pass, Yooka-Laylee tearing up Kickstarter, and MS-DOS games formerly playable inside tweets.

In the Playlist, Christian finishs Arkham Origins and starts up Marvel Heroes 2015, Jeff deals with broken hard drives, and Xav gets first-hand looks at Star Wars Battlefront, Call of Duty Black Ops 3, and the broken state of WE 2k15.

For Tabletop Time, Xav is playing Letters From Whitechapel and Pandemic: The Cure, and Jeff recounts his latest DMing adventures in D&D 5th edition.

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

The Critical Path #149: Whippersnapper

May 4, 2015 at 3:30PM • 1 hour 20 minutes

From impressive iPhone sales to slowing iPad revenues, Horace and Anders recap the most recent Apple earnings. In the latter half of the show, Horace takes questions from Twitter.

Hosted by Anders Brownworth & Horace Dediu.

The Ihnatko Almanac #140: I Didn't Hate The First Movie

May 4, 2015 at 11:45AM • 1 hour 25 minutes

Andy and Dan discuss the new Avengers: Age of Ultron movie and its plot holes and shortcomings (NO SPOILERS)!

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.

The Morning Dump #64: The Hypocrite Show

May 4, 2015 at 9:15AM

I rant about piracy of the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight on Periscope, #TalkPay and the hypocrisy of social justice activists, and a site that can tell if your Facebook friends are potheads.

Hosted by Jordan Cooper.