• Foxygen (Westlake, CA)
  • 04 No Destruction
  • 05 San Francisco
  • We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
  • (iTunes, eMusic, Amazon MP3)
  • similar to: The 1960's

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This episode features a clip from HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher discussing Andrew Jarecki’s recent 6-part documentary series of Robert Durst, The Jinx.

SPECIAL "BROODING AMBIENT/NEW AGE MUSIC" EPISODE!
  • Sun Airway (Philadelphia, PA)
  • 03 Nocturne for Ginza
  • 04 Sunflowers
  • Landscapes Soundtrack
  • (bandcamp)

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This episode features a clip from the audiobook version of Carl Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot.

  • Smoking Ghosts (San Francisco, CA)
  • 05 Dance the Disillusionment Away
  • 06 Maybe Tonight I'll Find You
  • Flores de los Muertos
  • (bandcamp)

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This episode features a clip from Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, where Jon is responding to the right-wing media's reaction to news that he will be stepping down as host of the show sometime this year. I only put on a minute of it, but the whole segment is glorious. Don't miss the 50-lies in 6 seconds vine they put together.

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In recognition of Saturday Night Live's 40th Anniversary, this episode features a couple of my favorite old SNL commercial parodies, which have been impossible to watch until recently, including Wilson Countersink Flanges, and Bad Idea Jeans. And it's not on the show, but who could forget the awesome classic Leevi's Three Legged Jeans?!

SPECIAL "SOME RANDOM COVERS" EPISODE!

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This episode features a memorable clip of Chalky White (Michael K. Williams) from the first season of HBO's Boardwalk Empire, where he confronts the leader of the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan and tells him a story about his upbringing.

Special "11th Annual Christmas Music" Episode!

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This episode features a clip of Chris Rock's monologue from his recent appearance on Saturday Night Live where he talks about the way America commercializes everything, even things that shouldn't be, like Christmas. (watch it)

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This episode features a clip of Bill Nyetalking about the uniquely American problem of belief in young-earth creationism. Watch the whole clip, and check out his great new book where he outlines just how Undeniable the evidence is for evolution.