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Comedy Podcasts

Every week, Jim invites different friends to guest on Topic Lords and be excited about whatever they've been fixated on this week.

Every week, Jim invites different friends to guest on Topic Lords and be excited about whatever they've been fixated on this week.

Location:

United States

Description:

Every week, Jim invites different friends to guest on Topic Lords and be excited about whatever they've been fixated on this week.

Language:

English


Episodes

134. A Bad Case Of Footmouse

5/16/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Maxx * maxx.infinity@gmail.com * Michael * https://www.instagram.com/softseabunny/ * https://www.tiktok.com/@creative.rabbit Topics: * "World's greatest author Chuck Tingle" * Way of making moving easier, collective tips? * https://overmental.com/content/the-beautiful-zelda-artwork-of-katsuya-terada-7898 * https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DataHand * Melatonin parenting decisions *...

Duration:01:01:02

133. Every Tumbleweed Is An Antique

5/9/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Duncan * http://duncanrobson.com/ * https://twitter.com/dunkr * https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l8V6QtlRbro * Avery * https://averyburke.bandcamp.com/releases Topics: * Judging by the selection on eBay, the 1960's and 1970's seems to have been the golden age of belt buckles. * https://www.filfre.net/2019/07/chief-gates-comes-to-oakhurst-a-cop-drama/ * The time a parent of my kid's...

Duration:01:01:27

132. A Miserable Pile Of Knuckles

5/2/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Cort * https://twitter.com/postgoodism * Jenni * https://twitter.com/horsewizrd/ Topics: * Novel uses for hundreds of surplus ceramic clown statues * Thinking about household stuff as a system you can design to meet your needs instead of a cultural lifestyle obligation * Sidetalkin' * https://sidetalkin.com/ * Big Black Elephant *...

Duration:00:50:54

131. GDC Santa Rides Again

4/25/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Mike * Kev * http://www.radcade.com/ Topics * Embracing creative chaos is very hard but paradoxically extremely common? * Thanatosensitivity * GDC happened this year! They really did it * Tarantulas on the Lifebuoy By Thomas Lux * https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/48483/tarantulas-on-the-lifebuoy * Being left handed in a right handed world Microtopics: * Wanting to learn to...

Duration:01:07:27

130. Gilding The Lemur

4/18/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Tyriq * https://twitter.com/FourbitFriday * https://frror.bandcamp.com/ * Stevie * https://www.hryx.net Topics: * Watching TAS videos and wondering how much of what is happening is necessary vs flourish * If Jeff Bezos wanted to recreate Jurassic Park * Chocolate-dipped fruit has such an enormous gulf between perceived effort and actual effort that as a gift giver or potluck attendee...

Duration:01:12:57

129. Yet Another Country Where They Don't Pee

4/11/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Alex * Shannon Topics: * Regional Trash animals * Dynamic water features * The Pee Pee Dance is nowhere to be found on Wikipedia * The Bells, by Edgar Allen Poe * https://poets.org/poem/bells * Recipe essentialism * Sei Shonagon's Hateful Things are relatable * https://www.basicincome.com/bp/hatefulthings.htm Microtopics: * Striving to sound like a motor that has just been switched...

Duration:01:07:12

128. Intermittent Fasting Kirby

4/4/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Jenni * Chris * https://imgur.com/a/t34TMw8 Topics: * Every tree in this desert is a bean * The statute of limitations on spoilers implies a social contract where we agree to consume media as soon as it's available instead of consuming it at the right time for ourselves * This list of words that men know but women don't, and vice versa *...

Duration:01:07:45

127. Let's e e cummings This Up

3/28/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Cort * https://twitter.com/postgoodism * Fabian * https://twitter.com/rygorous Topics: * Black Square Day (inventing holidays and subsequently forgetting everything about them) * Nostalgia for old computers isn't because they were good, but because they sucked in ways that were simple to understand * The Dirtywave M8 tracker * Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, by Robert Frost *...

Duration:01:13:58

126. Toast Is A Fruit

3/21/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * David * Erica * https://https://twitter.com/YerrikTRB/ Topics: * Two plant families for the apocalypse * I choose you, Marine Phytoplankton! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phytoplankton#Diversity * I choose you, Apiaceae! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apiaceae * I choose you, Poaceae! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poaceae * I choose you, Fabaceae! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fabaceae...

Duration:01:06:38

125. Your Mom Won't Cry

3/14/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Danielle * https://www.twitch.tv/damaplaysgames * https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2Fq8V-L5rfNvGa-DAQBPsg * Alexander * https://twitter.com/adlleong Topics: * Learning to figure skate as an adult * Cursed mnemonics we never question * What was the first thing you remember buying online? * "Chi dara fine al gran dolore? L’ore" from House of Leaves, by Mark Z. Danielewski * My daughter...

Duration:01:03:41

124. Call Me Da5id; Da4id Was My Father

3/7/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Tyriq * https://twitter.com/FourbitFriday * Xander Topics: * The year was 1998, and choosing a name with numbers in it was a completely normal thing to do. * http://www.dkriesel.com/en/blog/2013/0802xerox-workcentresareswitchingwrittennumberswhenscanning * How do you overcome the inertia of old familiar tools when trying to learn new ways to do the same thing? * I confused Daniel...

Duration:01:01:46

123. Go Up, You Bald Head!

2/28/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Hallie * https://twitter.com/Hallie_9000/ * https://twitter.com/watchyourrass * https://twitter.com/HouseRulesCast * Chris Topics: * Playing card finishes * Esper Quinn adds: "As a decades long Magic: the Gathering player, card condition, handling and protection is something I've actually spent a lot of time thinking about. There's a guy on YouTube whose whole claim to fame is that...

Duration:01:03:22

122. If You're Cold, Your Oatmeal Is Cold

2/21/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Maxx * https://mechcem.itch.io/ * https://www.instagram.com/maxxyamasaki/ * Ananda * https://www.instagram.com/a__gabo/ Topics: * Rare videos of European Hamsters. * https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cf06WJQ4FnE * Would you rather eat: the last dragon or a human being? * https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hufu * What happened in the editor culture that made medical and mathematical Wikipedia...

Duration:00:58:39

121. A Delicious Treat For Your Brain's Ass

2/14/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Ryan * https://twitter.com/ryanikecomposer/ * https://www.instagram.com/ryanikeaudio * Chall * https://twitter.com/MrChrisLHall/ Topics: * What position do you sleep in and based on that which of us on the podcast is going to die first? * Are limes overpowered? * https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Citrustaxonomy#/media/File:Citrusterncbsimplified_1.svg * Why do we have fingernails? Sure...

Duration:01:04:36

120. The Mouse Is For Hippies And Slackers

2/7/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Daniel * https://twitter.com/dmullinsgames * Jonah * https://works.rip/ Topics: * Chop socky – when are we gonna get that energy back into the world media producing environment? Also listening to movies instead of watching them. * The Resident Evil series * Flettner airplanes * https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlmvHfIAszo * https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6geOms33Dk * Double feature: *...

Duration:01:01:19

119. Book 'Em, Dildano

1/31/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Jenni * @horsewizrd * Chris Topics: * The coming schism between Wordle purists & Wordle metagamers * Amazon kindle fantasy best-sellers is ruled by niches that nobody outside of kindle or Royal Road users have heard of * https://www.sbnation.com/a/17776-football * In high school I knew a guy who, one time, managed to use up all the ink in a ball-point pen. The ink tube in there was...

Duration:01:03:39

118. The Dinosaur Poetry Gap

1/24/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Eitan * https://www.firehosegames.com/ * Xalavier * https://twitter.com/WritNelson Topics: * When I was a kid I hated gym class. Now I'm kinda sad that no one forces me to play sports on a semi-regular basis * How long is it polite to stare at a person before it gets weird for you, specifically (assuming they haven't seen you). * When asked why some people find her music to be...

Duration:00:59:47

117. Your Self-Inflicted Artistic Purgatory

1/17/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Brad * @bradspendlove on Twitter * Check out https://twitter.com/so_writing, especially episode 6 * Quil Topics: * What superpowers like shrinking and invisibility suggest about how we conceptualize reality * Is there a point where you can call the silly things you make "art" and not feel like an absolute tool about it? Not a debate about what is vs is not art. But I feel weird if I...

Duration:01:02:55

116. I Don't Trust Toilets Any More

1/10/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * Laura * https://twitter.com/lmichet/ * https://lauramichet.itch.io/tallbagel2 * Rachel * https://twitter.com/rachel_sala/ * http://wildhonesty.com/ Topics: * You are walking down the street one day when your hand transforms into a stapler! For the next 60 minutes, your hand is a stapler from the wrist up. The next day, at the same time, your hand transforms into a stack of post-it...

Duration:00:59:03

115. Intrusive Thought Simulator

1/3/2022
Support Topic Lords on Patreon and get episodes a week early! (https://www.patreon.com/topiclords) Lords: * CisHetKayFaber * https://twitter.com/CisHetKayFaber * https://www.upturnedtable.com/weekly-podcast-2/ * Dan * https://strangecurrencies.org/ * https://twitter.com/SCReviewsDan Topics: * Learning something by doing, so you don't understand the theory behind it * The lonely realization that most people don't really care that much about the things that make you unique (not depressing) (I...

Duration:01:19:49