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The Because Maybe Network presents - THE 90's podcast, where we talk about Pop Culture, Movies, Games, and the scenes and changes that changed the world.

The Because Maybe Network presents - THE 90's podcast, where we talk about Pop Culture, Movies, Games, and the scenes and changes that changed the world.
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The Because Maybe Network presents - THE 90's podcast, where we talk about Pop Culture, Movies, Games, and the scenes and changes that changed the world.

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English


Episodes

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 12

11/9/2019
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In this episode of Extra Extra, Johhn returns to give us details about our first annual charity videogame livestream, and some other news and nonsense. FOR DEATAILS ABOUT OUR CHARITY LIVESTREAM http://bit.ly/BMN-FB-Charity1 https://moteam.co/because-maybe-podcast?mc=1 Be sure to subscribe to the Because Maybe podcast for latest episodes! Podbean http://bit.ly/BM-Podbean Apple...

Duration:00:12:34

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 11

10/13/2019
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In a special Extra-Extra episode, Sarah flies solo, as she explains what has been going on, and why things are what they are for now. (US ONLY) National Hopeline Network https://hopeline.com/ 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433) National Suicide Prevention Lifeline https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ 1-800-273-TALK (8255) National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663 (UK ONLY) The Samaritans https://www.samaritans.org/ 116-123 CALM https://www.thecalmzone.net/ 0800-58-58-58 Be sure...

Duration:00:17:07

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 10

9/29/2019
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Episode 10 of the Extra Extra Podcast is now available. John Gives and update on the "State of the Network" as we move to new schedules, projects, and other things! Consider making a donation to our Patreon Page - https://www.patreon.com/BecuaseMaybeNetwork Be sure to subscribe to the Because Maybe podcast for latest episodes! Podbean http://bit.ly/BM-Podbean Apple Podcasts http://bit.ly/BM-Apple Spotify http://bit.ly/BM-Spotify YouTube http://bit.ly/BMNetwork-YouTube iHeart Radio...

Duration:00:13:38

THE 90's Podcast - S05-E05 - Green Day: Dookie (1994)

9/22/2019
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After our 2 week break, we’re back! This week John is joined by Sarah as we sit and talk about the most childishly named, yet surprisingly deep Green Day album Dookie. We look at the songs, and how Billie Joe Armstrong’s heart and soul are laid bare. We look at how some songs are considered anthems, and while others are a several minute blast of noise, and how the album taught a generation of youngsters that it was ok to be yourself, and how “Girls, Girls, Girls” became outdated with more...

Duration:01:17:53

THE 90's Podcast - S05-E04 - Grand Theft Auto (DOS) (1997)

9/1/2019
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John and Gregg return to talk about a video game that lead to a series of games, which are proudly banned in Brazil. The original Grand Theft Auto. See how this humble little cops and robbers game, turned into a mega franchise overnight. We look at the weird inspirations for the game, as well as some of the subtle quirks that made it stand out from others. We also have a word or 2 on Gregg’s other music project Beta 47, update on our current streaming status, and some other bits and...

Duration:01:17:17

THE 90's Podcast - S05-E03 - The Simpsons: Part 3

8/25/2019
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The 90’s podcast returns with our final discussion on The Simpsons. John and Gregg sit down and talk about some of the more juicer elements of the show. Did the Simpsons really predict everything? We look at the skewer they gave to the 90’s presidents of America, and how if you were offered a cameo, take it. We look at the controversies surrounding their stereotyping, as well as an attempt to be “woke” backfired. We also have a word or 2 on the new UK Prime Minister, Larry the Cable Guy,...

Duration:01:32:47

THE 90's Podcast - S05-E02 - The Simpsons: Part 2

8/18/2019
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This week John is joined by Luke Elden of Checkpoint Reached to talk about some of the best episodes of The Simpsons. We look at the infamous James Bond parody “You Only Move Twice” and why the subtle humor made it funny. We look at other great episodes including Marge vs the Monorail, 22 Short Films about Springfield, Hurricane Neddy, and Flaming Moe’s but to name a few. We look at why they were funny, why they were nostalgic and why The Simpsons should be considered one of the best TV...

Duration:01:21:50

THE 90's Podcast - S05-E01 - The Simpsons: Part 1

8/11/2019
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After what feels like an eternity, THE 90’s PODCAST is back! This episode, John is joined by Gregg Gregory, to take a look at perhaps the greatest cartoon in the history of television… The Simpsons. We look at the humble backgrounds of a show, which was created in 20 minutes. We look at the characters, and how they became pop culture icons. We track the shows running gags, and the general themes and humor of the show. Also we have a few housekeeping issues. Why we have rebranded to the...

Duration:01:22:49

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 09

3/16/2019
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WHERE IS THE PODCAST??? John explains a couple of things that have been happening in the real world, and when we are coming back! The Because Maybe Network is a Network of Podcasts, Videos, and Blogs, and can be found at the following: Podbean: http://bit.ly/BM-Podbean Apple Podcasts: http://bit.ly/BM-Apple Youtube: http://bit.ly/BMNetwork-YouTube Twitter: https://twitter.com/_BecauseMaybe Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BecauseMaybeNetwork Tumblr:...

Duration:00:06:34

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 08

2/19/2019
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DID SOMEONE SAY REBRAND? John Explains the change from a simple podcast, to a Network, and the upcoming schedule from this point forward. Podbean: http://bit.ly/BM-Podbean Apple Podcasts: http://bit.ly/BM-Apple Youtube: http://bit.ly/BMNetwork-YouTube Twitter: https://twitter.com/_BecauseMaybe Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BecauseMaybeNetwork Tumblr: https://www.tumblr.com/blog/becausemaybenetwork Music Credits: Emphemeral Reign by Per Kiilstofte – Machinima Sound -...

Duration:00:11:09

EXTRA EXTRA - EPISODE 07

1/6/2019
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Hey all – Extra Episode 7 is now up. John talka bout why Season 4 ended abruptly, and plans moving forward. He talks about plans for a new series, the Because Maybe Gamer, and our return to Sundays in March! Be sure to subscribe to the Because Maybe podcast for latest episodes! Podbean | Apple Podcasts | YouTube | Spotify Check out Because Maybe on social media: Facebook | Twitter | Tumblr | Blog Music A Day In The Sun by Per Kiilstofte – Machinima Sound Licensed under Creative...

Duration:00:08:29

Right Here Right Now: Pilot - The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim

1/1/2019
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In the Debut episode of "Because Maybe: Right Here, Right Now", John and Gregg sit down and talk about the grestest video game of all time... The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. A Big Thank you to Gregg for taking part. If you wish to learn more about friends of the show The Hollow Decks, which features Gregg, check out their links below. TheHollowDecks.com | Facebook | Reverb Nation | Twitter | Instagram Be sure to subscribe to the Because Maybe podcast for latest episodes! Podbean | Apple...

Duration:00:49:39

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E13 - The Muppet's Christmas Carol (1992)

12/16/2018
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This week, John is flying solo, as he take the time to talk about his favourite Christmas movie, The Muppet’s Christmas Carol. He looks at how in his humble opinion, Michael Caine’s Scrooge is the definitve one. He looks ate the laughable notion that this was considered a risky movie, as well as going into depth of the plot of the movie. He also looks at how Caine’s treatment of the Muppets, lead to a fantastic performance, and how this would have been a perfect movie, if 1 song had not been...

Duration:00:43:00

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E12 - The View Askewniverse

12/9/2018
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This episode is rated explicit, and is not suitable for minors, and adults who have issues with bad language, and highly adult themes. You may listen at your own discretion. This week, John is joined by Ben Tynan as we sit and talk about all 6 movies in Kevin Smith’s magnum opus, The View Askewniverse. We talk about each film, and in depth about some of its technical aspects, as well as the behind the scenes. We talk about how Clerks was the first movie of its kind, as well as how some of...

Duration:01:37:28

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E11 - Nirvana: MTV Unplugged in New York (1994)

11/24/2018
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This week, John is once again joined by Gregg Gregory, as we sit down and talk about Nirvana Unplugged. We talk about the constant arguments between MTV and the band. How the band crafted their set, and how they wanted it to be. We look at the moments, of the show, and how Dave Grohl was on form. We look at Kurt’s attitude, which influenced the whole direction of the band. We also look at the implications that this show had on the future of the Unplugged series. We also talk about Black...

Duration:01:10:53

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E10 - The Secret of Monkey Island (DOS) (1990)

11/17/2018
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This week, John is joined by Dexter Duran, as we take a look at The Secret of Monkey Island. We look at the gameplay, and how insulting your opponent was the way of doing things. We look at the characters and see why they were really fleshed out for a game made in 1990. We discuss the theory that this is a game set in the mind of a child, and the subtle clues that lead it to you. We also discuss our own personal love of the game, and why it’s fantastic, and how a circle of inspiration lead...

Duration:01:06:46

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E09 - Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace (1999)

11/10/2018
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This week John is joined by Luke Elden as we look at Star Wars Episode 1 specifically, and look at the saga in general terms. We discuss the Anakin character, as well as his background, which makes it hard to feel sorry for him. We also look at the role of George Lucas, and how he can write a great story, but a lousy script. We also discuss the problems of Jar-Jar, and how his buffoonery took away from what was a proud warrior race. We discuss the continuity errors that Lucas wrote and ask...

Duration:01:07:05

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E08 - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Novel) (1997)

10/28/2018
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*Apologies for John’s Mic Quality, as the cord hooked to his mic finally stopped working* This week, John is joined by Sarah as we take a look at the foundation, for a worldwide smash hit book series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s (Sorcerer's) Stone. We look at the background of the books, and how J.K. Rowling was the epitome of a starving artist. We show how the books are a lesson in British Classism, as well as how Rowling appears to be influenced by the great Roald Dhal. Sarah has...

Duration:01:10:55

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E07 - Jurassic Park (Movie) (1993)

10/20/2018
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This week John is joined by our “Snarky Senior” Tara, as we look at Jurassic Park, the movie that is in John’s opinion, the greatest summer blockbuster of all time. We look at the philosophy of the movie, and the moral dilemmas it produces. We also look at the dinos, how they were made, and how one of the biggest “stars” in the movie, don’t fit in with reality. We also look at the greed, and wonder that the park is set to exploit, as well as how the casting was good, so we didn’t see the...

Duration:01:03:28

THE 90's Podcast - S04-E06 - Super Mario Kart (SNES) (1992)

10/10/2018
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In this special midweek version of the Because Maybe Podcast, John and Gregg sit down and have a natter about Mario Kart for the SNES. They look at the drivers, and how separated they were for the time. We look at how the game in development was not only not a racing game, but not even a Mario game! We also talk about our dream country destinations, and one or 2 stories about house rules for board games. Also a homage of sorts to an underrated cartoon of the 90’s. A Big Thank you once...

Duration:00:58:39