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Latest Productions

July, 2013

  • 6 July

    228: Porcfest Interview – Conspiracy Theorists vs. Skeptics (and more)

    WARNING: Strong Language My third appearance on The Renegade Variety Hour. Here's our prior conversations: 1. 222 (Supplemental): Brett On The Renegade Variety Hour 2. Empathizing with “The Enemy” (Brett On The Renegade Variety Hour, Part 2) At Porcfest, I sat down with Carlos and Taryn to discuss the topics listed below. Geoff, from Skeptical Youth also joined us. Discussed: -Is liberty a movement? -Conspiracy theorist vs Skeptic debate -History is filled with conspiracies -Conspiracy research as learning motivator -Open carrying -Porcfest vs Woodstock '99 and Jugalo gatherings? -If government disappears tomorrow -Robert Higgs on how the state came to be -Man Makes Himself -A very brief history of slavery Bumper Music: "Bus Rider" by John Swihart (Napoleon Dynamite Soundtrack) ...

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  • 5 July

    Empathizing with “The Enemy” (Brett On The Renegade Variety Hour, Part 2)

    Here are audio and video versions of my second appearance on the Renegade Variety Hour. I didn't include this in the podcast because of the off-message topics, but I really enjoyed the conversation.

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  • 4 July

    Independence Day Bonus Live Show (Video)

    Part One: Gratitude for bein' 'merican? - the revolutionary spirit of the Brits - History Lessons (Book) - How is history taught in North Korean schools? Poorly. - 9 things you didn't know about the Declaration of Independence - Amanda BillyRock's Declaration of Personal Independence - Howard Zinn's People's History of the United States Part Two: Q&A with the chat - People in the chat discuss Kokesh loading a gun on video in DC - Osborne's thoughts on Tragedy and Hope - caller: NSA recruiters at the University of Wisconsin - Monsanto and GMOs - Stef's review of World War Z - the supposed limits of racial/ethnic comedy

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  • 4 July

    Pre-Show 7-4-13

    I introduce Osborne to the Rhodes Roundtable conspiracy.

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  • 3 July

    Puke And the Gang Live From Porcfest! (With Brett, Bob Murphy, Ian Freeman and Many Others)

    This has nothing to do with education. In fact, listening to it will make you dumber. I come on at 26:10 Puke refers to Porcfest as "Pukefest" Here's their notes: Recording Date - 22 / June / 20123 Music picked by - [Andrew] The Gang - Puke, Andrew, Nick Live from PUKE-FEST 2013 (Summer Mosquito Edition) Featuring Special Guests: Robert P. Murphy - (Austrian Economist / Author) Brett Veinotte ------ (School Sucks Project) Ian Freeman ------- (Free Talk Live) Dale Everett -------- (Flaming Freedom / Anarchy in Your Head) Neal Jayu ----------- (Flaming Freedom) listener Tom -------- (Provider of booze!) listener Dante ------ (He’s been to the orgy tent!) listener Nichole ------ (She’s also a 2 percenter!) Intro Song - ...

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  • 3 July

    Pre-Show 6-13-13 (With Gardner Goldsmith)

    Gardner and I prepare to cover the Red Scare and Glenn Greenwald vs. Larry O'Donnell Related PostsBonus Show: Red Scare Discussion With Gardner Goldsmith (mp3)Tags: a/v, scare, red, gardner, goldsmith, media, mainstreamBonus Show: Red Scare Discussion With Gardner Goldsmith (Video)Tags: a/v, scare, red, gardner, goldsmith, mainstream, media

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  • 2 July

    227 (Live Show): Is World War Z Globalist Propaganda?

    "Alex Jones is gonna shit when he sees this." -my exact thought 25 minutes into the movie Topic: (School Sucks At the Movies) Cory, Osborne and I review World War Z. Our discussion includes a comparison of the film to the Max Brooks book by the same name, and an exploration the themes of and possible agenda behind both. I was so shocked and offended by the heavy-handed nature of the propaganda that I immediately went to InfoWars.com to see if anyone else was talking about it. The film seems like it was designed to provoke conspiracy theorists. This is an edited version the 6-27-13 live show. School Sucks is live on UStream Thursdays at 6:30pm EST. Bumper Music: "Mule" ...

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June, 2013

  • 27 June

    Pre-Show 6-27-13

    Brett almost arrested for shoplifting? - Porcfest wrap-up - Osborne shamed at the gym (Some audio skipping, but listenable) Related PostsPre-Show 8-2-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-31-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-17-12Tags: pre-show, a/v

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  • 27 June

    Outtakes From Podcast #227 (MP3/8 minutes)

    Planet Fitness Rant -Supermarket - Corporate Media Ownership Discussion This MP3 will make more sense if you've already watched this: Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special (2-14-13)Tags: a/v, media, mainstream

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  • 26 June

    226: How the Truth Becomes Illegal (Part 2) – Barometer

    Topic: Part two in a series of shows inspired by recent current events involving the NSA, Prism, Edward Snowden and the barrage of leading questions from the mainstream media about the government's "legal" power to censor or silence the truth. This installment deals primarily with both phases of The Red Scare (1919-1921 and 1947-1957), related trends in American politics (xenophobia, prohibition, isolationism, hyper-racism, paranoia), new uses of law and appeals to authority to control speech and the public mind, and some heavy hints of another dark conspiracy that began to overtake America early in the 20th century. Bumper Music: "Good Save the Queen" British National Anthem "Good Save the Queen" The Sex Pistols Look Closer: Chapter 14: War is the ...

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