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Five Minute Tech News #302: Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

July 22, 2014 at 5:00PM • 4 minutes

The News for Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

Back to Work #180: Deus Ex Machina for Your Gut

July 22, 2014 at 3:00PM • 1 hour 10 minutes

TOPIC: Stupid can't stick to me.

This week, Dan and Merlin talk about the distinction between being against something vs. not having an opinion about it vs. just choosing not to let the world stick to you.

Hosted by Merlin Mann & Dan Benjamin.

After Dark #467: After Back to Work 180

July 22, 2014 at 3:00PM • 22 minutes

After Back to Work 180.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

The Awkward Human Survival Guide #19: Group Therapy

July 22, 2014 at 1:30PM • 57 minutes

This week we're talking about ugly friends, workplace gossip, and how to treat erectile dysfunction.

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

On Taking Pictures #117: Reset The Mechanism

July 22, 2014 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 40 minutes

This week, using Garry Winogrand’s current retrospective as an example, we discuss what happens when practice means different, not necessarily better. Also, in a submission from a listener, we look at a list of 10 ways we may be making our lives harder than they have to be. How many are you guilty of? Plus, Magnum photographer Gueorgui Pinkhassov is our Photographer of the Week.

Hosted by Bill Wadman & Jeffery Saddoris.

Latest in Paleo #115: Mas Loco

July 21, 2014 at 10:00PM • 1 hour 6 minutes

On today's show, we start off with a trailer to a pretty cool looking food documentary; we talk about further 'advances' in the artificial food industry...this time, it's man-made cow's milk; Taco Bell is jumping on the protein bandwagon and being associated with the Paleo diet; we discuss the connection between food and stress; and finally, we take a look at the latest findings regarding youth fitness levels. The Moment of Paleo segment is called 'Stressing Over Food'; and it's Alan Watts After the Bell.

Hosted by Angelo Coppola.

Five Minute Tech News #301: Monday, July 21, 2014

July 21, 2014 at 6:00PM • 5 minutes

The News for Monday, July 21, 2014

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.

The Ihnatko Almanac #110: A Gently Smoking Bag of Ice Cream

July 21, 2014 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 16 minutes

Andy and Dan talk about establishing and abiding by "House Rules", caffeine, compulsive consumption, destroyed lunches, listener mail, and more.

Hosted by Andy Ihnatko & Dan Benjamin.

DLC #32: Don't Choke On That Thing

July 21, 2014 at 4:15PM • 1 hour 43 minutes

Jeff and Christian welcome Ben Silverman from Yahoo! Games to talk about The International DOTA Championships, Microsoft laying off 18,000 and ending the Xbox Entertainment Studios, a new DOOM, the Yogscast Kickstarter debacle, and high-earning MMOs.

In the Playlist, Jeff and Ben have lots to say about the Destiny Beta, while Christian talks Walking Dead season 2. Ben has paid money to enjoy Magic: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2015, and Jeff loves the beauty of elegance of Monument Valley on the iPad.

For Tabletop Time, Ben describes his epic quest to acquire 1981's Dark Tower board game, and Jeff finally got to play the 2014 Kennerspiel des Jahres winner, Instanbul - and he is impressed. The segment ends with Ben and Jeff talking about Pathfinder and D&D tabletop RPGs.

All that, plus YOUR phone calls.

Hosted by Christian Spicer & Jeff Cannata.

Comics, Assembled! #2: Red M&Ms

July 21, 2014 at 1:00PM • 1 hour 13 minutes

Thor's a lady! Batgirl's a younger lady! Archie is dead, married and a teenager! Thom and Brian talk that as well as about Thom's trip to Fiesta Equestria in Houston, Texas, where he goes from being a utility infielder to a marquee guest. Thom and Brian also chat about the writing process for "Love and Capes", "My Little Pony" and other stories. And, as always, find out what the boys are reading.

Hosted by Brian Ward & Thom Zahler.