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#118: Roderick dot dot dot

October 14, 2014 at 10:00AM • 1 hour 21 minutes

John Roderick guests to finish the tale of his musical career, complete with appearances by attractive people from in-flight magazines.

#117: Reluctant Selfies with Virginia Roberts

October 7, 2014 at 3:00PM • 59 minutes

Virginia Roberts, online dating coach, stops by to talk about a world full of selfies, parenting decisions, and more.

#116: Sketchnote Master Mike Rohde

October 2, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 7 minutes

Mike Rohde makes a return appearance to talk about writing, productivity, and his latest book, the Sketchnote Workbook.

#115: Tech Addiction with Dr. Pam Peeke

September 23, 2014 at 11:00AM • 1 hour 6 minutes

Dr. Pam Peeke returns to systematic to discuss another type of addiction: technology addiction. How it's recognized, how it's treated, and who's at risk are all discussed, and there are some side trips involving German Shepherds.

I forgot to ask what happens when she yells her dog's name at the park. I guess it depends on what kind of parks you go to. You'll get that after you listen. Maybe.

#114: David Wain and The State of Things

September 16, 2014 at 11:00PM • 1 hour 11 minutes

David Wain, writer, director and actor, makes a return appearance on Systematic to talk about the history of his work from The State to the present. Stella, Wet Hot American Summer, They Came Together, and more.

#113: Roderick Part III

September 9, 2014 at 4:00PM • 1 hour 9 minutes

John Roderick returns for part 3 of his saga. Tune in to hear the tale of how the Long Winters musician got to where he is (almost) today.

#112: Internet Anonymity with Patrice Brend'amour

September 2, 2014 at 12:00PM • 1 hour 13 minutes

Patrice Brend'amour has spent a lot of time studying Internet anonymity. He talks with Brett about that, as well as internationalizing Jekyll, doing a cooking show, and the Top 3 Picks, of course.

#111: Underworld Dogs with Aditi Terpstra

August 27, 2014 at 4:00PM • 50 minutes

Brett's wife, Aditi, joins Systematic once again to talk about dog fighting, home automation, and Benedict Cumberbatch.

#110: Roderick Part II: Breaking Up

August 20, 2014 at 2:00PM • 1 hour 12 minutes

John Roderick makes a return appearance to continue the tale of his music career. Breaking up bands, accidental successes, and really, really long walks. Special cliffhanger ending... more to come.

#109: The Principal's Office with Mike Rogers

August 13, 2014 at 1:00PM • 58 minutes

Mike Rogers, elementary school principal, on trains, photography, and education.