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Hosts Bob Ruff and Zaq Weaver sit down every Wednesday morning to discuss controversial topics. The concept is to open up friendly conversations about unfriendly topics. Listen in and join the discussion.

Hosts Bob Ruff and Zaq Weaver sit down every Wednesday morning to discuss controversial topics. The concept is to open up friendly conversations about unfriendly topics. Listen in and join the discussion.
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United States

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Hosts Bob Ruff and Zaq Weaver sit down every Wednesday morning to discuss controversial topics. The concept is to open up friendly conversations about unfriendly topics. Listen in and join the discussion.

Twitter:

@bobweavepod

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English

Contact:

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Episodes

13: Conflict with Iran

1/15/2020
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Bob & Zaq weigh in on the rising tensions between the US and Iran, following the assassination of General Soleimani. At the time of the recording, Iran had just launched 15 ballistic missiles at US bases in Iraq, and President Trump had just given a speech declaring that the US will strike back with sanctions rather than force. The situation is quickly evolving, and there will be a follow-up episode.

Duration:00:56:45

12: Andrew Yang - 2020 Presidential Candidates Pt. 2

1/8/2020
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This week Bob and Zaq are joined by guest Boyce Littlefield. Boyce is the host of The Mindful Skeptic YouTube channel. His channel is currently dedicated to producing exclusively Andrew Yang content. He has travelled the Country to attend debates and other Yang events. He knows Yang's platform inside and out. The three guys have a great discussion about all things Yang, as well as some great sidebars about current political topics.

Duration:01:54:23

11: Richard Jewell

1/1/2020
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Bob & Zaq are back this week to talk about the very interesting case of the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park Bombing. The case is back in the news due to Clint Eastwood's recent movie "Richard Jewell". The guys discuss the incident itself, the aftermath media storm that ruined Richard Jewell's life, and the hunt for the actual bomber, Eric Robert Rudolph. If you've already seen the movie, or if you're thinking about watching it, this is a great episode to get the real facts!

Duration:00:47:10

10: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Review (Spoilers)

12/25/2019
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If you haven't watched Star Wars Episode IX "The Rise of Skywalker" DO NOT listen to this episode yet! This bonus episode is a full review of the recently released movie, and is full of spoilers. With Zaq away this week, Bob and Mike Bussing decided to hop into the studio to give you all a little Christmas treat. Bob and Mike saw the new movie twice this past weekend, and have a lot to say about.

Duration:01:08:54

9: Star Wars IX Predictions w/ Mike Bussing

12/18/2019
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Bob & Zaq are joined in the studio this week by Bob & Weave / Truth & Justice Producer, Mike Bussing. Mike is an avid Star Wars fan, and even owned a Star Wars Encyclopedia as a child. After decades of watching and studying the Star Wars movies, Bob & Mike have developed some interesting theories about tomorrow's release of Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. Zaq . . . Zaq's pretty much just along for the ride on this one. Hit the guys up with your thoughts on social media @BobWeavePod or...

Duration:01:07:15

8: The Right to Die

12/11/2019
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This week's episode was a tough one. Bob & Zaq discuss physician assisted suicide today. Both Bob & Zaq have had personal experiences that have shaped their opinions on the topic.

Duration:00:55:15

7: Cory Booker - 2020 Presidential Candidates Pt. 1

12/4/2019
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This week Bob & Zaq begin their series analyzing the potential 2020 Presidential candidates with Mr. Cory Booker. Once a month or so, so the guys will pick one of the candidates running for President and talk through their bio, political history/resume, and their platform. The idea is to give voters a good idea of what each candidate stands for. In this episode, Cory Booker is the topic. Booker is an attorney, served as the Mayor of Newark before being elected to the US Senate in 2013.

Duration:01:20:32

7: Cory Booker - 2020 Presidential Candidates Pt. 1

12/4/2019
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This week Bob & Zaq begin their series highlighting the Presidential candidates for the 2020 election. Once a month or so, the guys will choose a candidate to discuss. Potential voters will be able to listen to hear about the candidates' bios, political history/resume, and their current political platform. We begin our series with Mr. Cory Booker. Booker is an attorney and formerly served as the Mayor of Newark, where he was touted by many as a man of the people, and even a hero. In 2013 he...

Duration:01:20:32

6: Epstein Didn't Kill Himself ? ? ?

11/27/2019
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Bob and Zaq have discuss the mysterious case of Jeffery Epstein's death. Epstein is a convicted child rapist with connections to many rich and powerful people. In August of this year, Epstein was found dead in his jail cell as he awaited trial. Recently released medical opinions suggest that the original M.E.'s opinion that the death was a result of a suicide, may be inaccurate. Did Jeffery Epstein kill himself? Or was he murdered to protect people in power?

Duration:00:57:09

5: The Hunt for Bigfoot

11/20/2019
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This week, Bob & Zaq step back from the heaviness of the last few topics to explore a controversial topic that they can have a little fun with. The guys are joined in the studio this week by Bigfoot Enthusiast, Tom Desenberg. Tom is well researched on the topic. By day he is a history teacher at Niles High School. The conversations that ensued were not only fun, but also surprisingly educational. Enjoy. Reach out to us with any feedback @BobWeavePod on all forms of social media, or through...

Duration:01:08:47

4: The Murder of Rodney Reed

11/11/2019
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Bob and Zaq examine the 1996 murder of 19 year old Stacey Stites. Stacey was strangled, and her body was discovered hours later on the side of a rural Texas road. Rodney Reed was convicted for Stacey's rape and murder, and sentenced to death in 1998. Reed is currently scheduled to be executed on November 20th. Case facts that have arisen since the trial have called Rodney's conviction into question. The State of Texas may very well be preparing to murder an innocent man. In this episode Bob...

Duration:00:53:32

3: Transgender Athletes

11/6/2019
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This week Bob and Zaq have an open discussion on the controversial topic of transgender athletes participating in women's sports. The topic has been in the headlines lately as biological female high school athlete Selina Soule has made her frustrations public. Selina was eliminated from State competition by two transgender athletes, Terri Miller & Andraya Yearwood. Terri and Andraya were both biologically born males, but identify as females. Both sides have valid arguments, and Bob and Zaq...

Duration:00:47:23

2: The Botham Jean / Amber Guyger Case

10/30/2019
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This week, Bob and Zaq take on the mysterious murder of Botham Jean. Botham was shot to death in his own apartment, when off duty Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger entered and claims to have believed that she was in HER apartment. A year later Guyger was convicted of murder, but was only sentenced to 10 years in prison. Mistake or murder? You decide!

Duration:00:55:41

1: Introducing Bob & Weave

10/29/2019
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Bob Ruff & Zaq Weaver introduce their new project by first introducing themselves. The two talk about their lives and journeys of enlightenment, as well as the purpose of the Bob & Weave podcast. This episode ended up getting cut short due to time constraints, so for your listening pleasure they have released Episode 2: "Botham Jean / Amber Guyger Case" simultaneously with this one. So make sure to check out Episode 2 as well, and don't forget to rate and review us on iTunes.

Duration:00:47:26