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Do you like conversation on a variety of topics? Feel like no one wants to talk about the things that interest you? Tired of only hearing the same political, sports, or catastrophe talk. Yeah, we feel that way too.  Join two high functioning geeks as they discuss just about anything under the sun. We can’t […]

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Episode 56 – Fun and Wonder

Today’s theme seems to be fun and wonder. These are things that kids have but adults tend to lose and we wonder why. We start off talking about Stephen’s brother in law getting a Steve Austin (Bionic Man) doll from Gina, and he loved it. The memories of childhood open you back up to the […]

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Episode 55 – Live Broadcast: Working from Home

We have another special episode that we recorded live. The topic is working from home, which we have quite a bit of experience with. In the past year, more people have started working from home and discovered there are good and bad aspects to doing so, and we discuss those.

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Episode 54 – Tabletop Simulator and Apple Dev Con

We tie everything together nicely today – how tech has changed and that has changed the games we play, but we can still play old board games using Tabletop Simulator. And with Apple’s Developers Conference next week, there will be new high end Apple tech to discuss. We also fit in a discussion on popular […]

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Episode 53 – Highlander and Memorial Day

As usual, we discuss several topics – but a lot of it is around what we plan to do for Memorial Day. Alan is going to the comedy museum in Jamestown, NY. Stephen talks about the parade and ceremonies to honor those that have died while serving. We have a multilayered conversation about the possibility […]

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Episode 52 – Happy Birthday!

Well, it took us almost an hour to finally mention it’s our 1 year anniversary episode. Before we get there, we discuss the grays in the world and how thinking in just black and white is difficult. A discussion about psychology and using that, for good or evil, is one of our topics. There is […]

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Episode 51 – Delve Into the Vaults

Our discussion starts with grammar and lexicography. We discuss how to say words and how word meaning changes. We have another comic discussion because Al has found some great treasures in the vault. He has graded and plans to grade some of the most valuable ones – Avengers, Marvel Presents, Marvel Showcase, Tales of Suspense, […]

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Episode 50 – Marvel’s Big Trailer

For our 50th episode we delve into the big new Marvel trailer. The discussion veers between all the upcoming movies and tv shows, but also the true genius of the trailer. We cover genius a bit also when we talk about Bill Gates getting divorced which leads us to whether autism is from alien hybrids. […]

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Episode 49 – Breaking Apple and Facebook

Apple has just implemented a new security update that gives users more control. This has a lot of Facebook advertisers concerned. We discuss some of the ramifications. https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222 https://www.reuters.com/technology/apple-iphone-privacy-update-seen-hurting-facebook-revenue-q2-2021-04-26/ I mention J Thorn and the Author Success Mastermind – if you’re a writer, check it out. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deathlands https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dean_Haglund

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Episode 48 – Health Tech and Big Bang Theory

We had some trouble getting the episode going this time. Lost a few minutes of conversation because it wasn’t recording. Did some reboots and everything came back. There you go, tech wizardry at its best. Before the health tech, we discuss router extensions versus the newer mesh technology. While talking mesh, we discuss driverless cars […]

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Episode 47 – Post Covid

If you’re dealing with diabetes, check out our conversation this week. Since both of us are dealing with it, understanding diabetes and how to control it can save you money and save your life. Our other big topic is what we’re going to do now that things are opening up with the vaccination. Alan has […]