Ironweeds
4 - You Are Not A Muncho

4 - You Are Not A Muncho

July 21, 2019

The gang gets together to chat about the death machines we all deal with every day, the horrifying political theater of feeding red meat to racist crowds, the history and legacy of our government's program of weaponizing parasitic insects, and we wrap up by praising some delightful snack foods.

Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons; https://www.harpercollins.com/9780062896278/bitten/

The inventor of the biscuits and gravy flavor winning a prize of $1MM from Frito-Lay; https://www.huffpost.com/entry/lays-biscuit-and-gravy-chips_n_5627b194e4b08589ef49fff7

Throw us a Hammy! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/iJKL8d6DI

3 - It’s Maddening

3 - It’s Maddening

July 15, 2019
The gang reacts to news about Epstein (spoiler: it's not good folks), Chris makes excuses for his recent political defeat, David chronicles the attempts to make Troy a Sanctuary City, Brit tells us about Wal-Mart unionizing via Reddit, and the gang shares its hopes of discovery when our comrades successfully take Area 51.
 
James Bridle article on Weird Kids YouTube:
 
Link to Graeber essay:
 
Link to TU on Carmella and Green Party:
 
2 - Scary Sexy Computers

2 - Scary Sexy Computers

July 8, 2019

The gang discusses the ideologically reinforcing structures of suburbs and right-wing YouTube algorithms, deplatforming and internet censorship, and stans mega-evil mega-corporations Apple & Google. (Oh and a minor correction: when Brit says "trolls" she means "bots.")

1 - Ribbie Died For Your Sins

1 - Ribbie Died For Your Sins

July 2, 2019

The gang does Episode 1: Debates, Local Shit, Big Truths