August 25th, 2020 | 36 mins 56 secs
black lives matter, busy culture, covid-19, defund the police, entitlement, mask debate, mindfulness, mission statement, natalie bencivenga, pandemic, social justice, white privilege
Jim Ellermeyer is joined once again by Natalie Bencivenga to continue their conversation as they begin to look at the awareness to the world around us due to the extra time from COVID-19 leading to the George Floyd, Me Too, and other Social Justice protests, considering how to be an ally as a white person, White Privilege, entitlement, the mask debate, journalism falling apart, fake news, the police, and how losing loved ones helped motivate her leaving the Post-Gazette.
June 19th, 2020 | 1 hr 24 mins
adventureman, agents of atlas, beechview, black lives matter, charlie adlard, comic book pitt, dc comics, free comic book summer, hbo, image comics, juneteenth, marvel, marvel comics, negan lives, oklahoma, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, robert kirkman, sisters pgh, sorgatron media, spreadshirt, the green monk, tulsa, walking dead, watchmen
Dan, Link, and Shawn go deep on some current issues, but also manage to talk about the upcoming “Negan Lives” comic, Free Comic Book Summer, and the Watchmen series airing free on HBO. There's barely enough time to talk about comics, but they manage to discuss Adventureman #1, Agents of Atlas Vol 2, and The Green Monk.
June 16th, 2020 | 31 mins 58 secs
black lives matter, coronavirus, covid-19, george floyd, lockdown, mindfulness, new york city, pandemic, pittsburgh, quarantine
Jim Ellermeyer continues his conversation with singer/songwriter Liss Victory as they continue their discussion about her experience in New York City around the Coronavirus, confirmation bias, we talk about how she got to New York City to be a part of The Lit Room, where the group is repurposing a closed thrift store to a music venue and recording studio, “pulling weeds” in your life, the George Floyd Black Lives Matter Protests and what life will look like after all of this.
June 11th, 2020 | 1 hr 25 mins
arrowverse, avengers, batwoman, beechview, black lives matter, blackbird, brian michael bendis, comic book pitt, dc comics, dceased, diamond comics, elongated man, far sector, green lantern, hope at worlds end, jimmy olsen, marvel, marvel comics, pittsburgh, podcast, podcast life, podcasting, podcasts, sisters pgh, sorgatron media, superman, the cw, unkillables
This week, Cait, Dan, Jared, and Link discuss DC Comics cutting ties with Diamond Comics, Bendis wrapping up his Superman run, and character recasting on The CW. Comics discussed includes Jimmy Olsen, Blackbird, Far Sector, Green Lantern, Avengers, DCeased: Unkillables, and DCeased: Hope at World’s End.
June 10th, 2020 | 1 hr 36 mins
ai dogfights, apple, black lives matter, bluetooth remote shutter, businesses, covid-19, headspace, iron man vr, mindfulness, need for speed heat, playstation 4, razr kishi, social media, temperature sensor
This week the crew gather on a light news week to dig into some Awesome Tech Things.