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The Awkward Human Survival Guide #71: Post-Coital Catatonia

July 21, 2015 at 7:00PM • 1 hour 27 minutes

This awkward week we're talking about herpes, arousal cream, and post-coital catatonia. Want to ask a question on the show? Email questions@awkwardhuman.com or call 323-456-3345 to leave us a voicemail.

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


Back to Work #230: My Emotional Reservoir

July 21, 2015 at 3:15PM • 2 hours 8 minutes

With Merlin on sabbatical, Dan is joined by John Roderick to talk about being a candidate, taking care of yourself, managing introversion, trying on ideas without fear, the Thirty Years War, and the struggle of being a generalist.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.


On Taking Pictures #169: I’ll Make a Burger for the Next Guy

July 21, 2015 at 1:45PM • 1 hour 26 minutes

This week, we’re discussing a recent New York Times article about Robert Frank, specifically the breadth of his influence on photography and the degree to which he either pursued or avoided fame and celebrity. We also discuss a few news items sent in by listeners, including an interesting piece about a new book by David Bailey which seems to be comprised mostly of mistakes from the darkroom. Rebecca Norris Webb is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.


Ruby on Rails Podcast #194: GitHub Summit Report, Conference/Dinner Strategies, github/scientist, Elixir Codecation Planning

July 21, 2015 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

Sean Devine and Kyle Daigle talk about the recently completed GitHub Summit, conference/dinner strategies, the github/scientist library, a potential Elixir codecation, and so much more. And Kyle sounds a bit better ;)

Hosted by Kyle Daigle.


HabloGeek #4: La Domótica, 2nda parte

July 20, 2015 at 6:00PM • 1 hour 9 minutes

En la segunda parte de dos episodios, Fede habla con Philippe Rochette, un podcaster, emprendedor y experto en la domótica sobre los Cuales y el Como de automatización del hogar.

Hosted by Federico Hatoum.


Steady #14: Feeling responsible for other people's feelings

July 20, 2015 at 5:15PM • 58 minutes

Virginia talks with comedian Lynn Bixenspan about Twitter, feelings, online identity, comedy, feminism, harassment, catharsis, therapy, online dating, and how everyone seems to be polyamorous these days.

Hosted by Virginia Roberts.


DLC #83: Real Now-Time Fun

July 20, 2015 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 39 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Jeff Green, of Computer Gaming World, 1up, and GFW Radio fame to the show this week to talk about all the highs and lows of EVO 2015, Shenmue and Star Citizen's crowdfunding challenges, Odin Sphere's remake, and more.

In the Playlist, everyone is talking about Rocket League, Jeff Green is still hooked on Hearthstone and has been trying Oculus Rift demos, Christian continues his walk down retro lane, and Jeff is intrigued by The Vanishing of Ethan Carter and Warhammer 40k: Deathwatch.

For Tabletop TIme, Jeff Green cuts off their heads in Guillotine and Jeff Cannata introduces a new group to Evolution.

All that, plus your Q's and our A's!

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.


The Ihnatko Almanac #149: Wish Upon a Monkey's Paw

July 20, 2015 at 3:45PM • 1 hour 19 minutes

Andy and Dan talk about Amazon's Prime Day, Minions, music, and Pixar.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.


The Morning Dump #115: Disrupting Authenticity

July 20, 2015 at 9:15AM

I rant about Homejoy shutting down, the Beme "authentic" social media app, Ashley Madison website getting hacked, and a hitchhiking robot.

Hosted by Jordan Cooper.


On the Grid #124: Everything is Systems

July 20, 2015 at 8:15AM • 1 hour 10 minutes

Recorded July 16th, 2015. This week we talked about credit cards, governments, religions, mattresses, businesses a.k.a. systems.

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