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Three Australian twenty something's join forces to create the most ultimate pod cast ever, featuring important things that matter in the universe and beyond. These individuals ask the big philosophical questions and discuss current events, pop culture, talk about their personal lives and analyse conspiracy theories.

Three Australian twenty something's join forces to create the most ultimate pod cast ever, featuring important things that matter in the universe and beyond. These individuals ask the big philosophical questions and discuss current events, pop culture, talk about their personal lives and analyse conspiracy theories.
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Australia

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Three Australian twenty something's join forces to create the most ultimate pod cast ever, featuring important things that matter in the universe and beyond. These individuals ask the big philosophical questions and discuss current events, pop culture, talk about their personal lives and analyse conspiracy theories.

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@PoddSocks

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English


Episodes

Episode 198 - The Last Jedi

12/24/2017
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This week Jack, Nathan and Kris have just left the cinemas and are decompressing after seeing the latest Star Wars movie. The analysis goes quite in depth and the lads make several recommendations.

Duration:01:41:04

Episode 197 - Christmas 2017

12/17/2017
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This week its a news round up of all the most interesting news stories about Christmas. Turkish archeologists believe they know where Santa Claus’ dead body lies. What are the new foods people are experimenting with? Meanwhile, two cities in Tasmania are having a civil war about who has the bigger Christmas tree and we ask reddit about what the worst Christmas ever was.

Duration:01:13:57

Episode 196 - Advent Calendars

12/10/2017
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Advent Calendars are incredibly popular this year which a huge range of different types that suit everyone's interests! This week Jack, Kris and Nathan are talking about advent calendars. Was it a mistake? Perhaps.

Duration:00:58:14

Episode 195 - Don Burke's Justice League

12/3/2017
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This week Kris, Jack and Nathan are talking about Justice League, the DCTV crossover Crisis on Earth-X and the sexual misconduct allegations that have been lodged against prominent Australian Gardener Don Burke. Meanwhile, Nathan goes on a fishing trip and suffers a foot related disaster.

Duration:01:23:39

Episode 194 - Legal Case Deciders

11/26/2017
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This week we are taking a hard look at some fascinating legal cases. All of the cases we look at raise interesting questions which are worth thinking about. Was the judge or jury correct and did the punishment fit the crime?

Duration:01:02:27

Episode 193 - The First Thanksgiving

11/19/2017
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This week Podd Socks investigates the tradition of Thanksgiving, which is a day that is set aside each year where people give thanks to God for all the blessings they received during the year by feasting. But just what are some of the lesser known things about this harvest festival and what was the first thanksgiving like in America? Tune in to find out.

Duration:01:16:18

Episode 192 - The Furrowing of Sadness

11/12/2017
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The digital currency Bitcoin rocketed above $US7000 ($A9800) for the first time ever, after a more than a seven fold increase in its value since the start of the year. Bitcoin has seen eye-watering gains in recent months and has more than doubled in value in the past seven weeks alone. This week Podd Socks takes a hard look at Bitcoin and tries to deduce what it's all about. Meanwhile, Thor: Ragnarok... and Furrowing?

Duration:01:11:43

Episode 191 - War Animals

11/5/2017
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Animals have been used for military purposes for over 16 million years. They can be used as a means of transport, communication and companionship. However, animals have also been used as bombs and trained as killers. In this episode of Podd Socks we investigate a variety of Animals that have been sent to war.

Duration:01:09:53

Episode 190 - Halloween 2017

10/29/2017
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This week everyone is celebrating Halloween 2017 and what better way to do so than by exploring some Australian Urban Legends. Things get very spooky with the Australian Loch Ness, ghosts riding in cars and a devil that comes up from hell to ruin the lives of children at circular quay in Sydney.

Duration:01:31:11

Episode 189 - Problems with Video Games

10/22/2017
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This week Jack gets his wish and we get to talk about Video Games again. Unfortunately we decide to shine a light on all the problems with the video game industry. What are some common traps game developers fall into and what can be done to overcome these problems. Meanwhile, we take a look at some of the new video games that are going to be coming out soon. Which ones look like they're going to be good and which ones are going to be a new No Man's Sky.

Duration:01:14:48

Episode 188 - Car Break Down

10/15/2017
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A catastrophe strikes the Podd Socks gang as old reliable breaks down on the side of the road leaving Kris and Nathan stranded for over an hour. Join us this week as we retell the harrowing experience and discuss how despite all the technology available to us vehicle break downs are at an all time high. Meanwhile, road rage is a growing concern in Australia and we discuss some of the worst most recent car crashes around the world.

Duration:01:14:26

Episode 187 - Columbus Day

10/8/2017
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In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue... but this Columbus Day it's important you understand one thing. Christopher Columbus was one of the most evil men to ever walk the earth, and that the myths propagated about him were completely wrong. In this episode of Podd Socks we investigate all the evil deeds and false truths about the explorer and discuss what it must have been like to be a sailor at that period in history.

Duration:01:04:35

Episode 186 - Birthday Facts

10/1/2017
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It's Nathans birthday and everyone is celebrating with a bunch of useless birthday facts. For example, did you know that a birthday is the name given to the date of the anniversary of a person’s birth?Birthdays are a global tradition for people to celebrate this specific day. What a wonderful time it is to be alive.

Duration:01:01:40

Episode 185 - Same Sex Marriage Debate

9/24/2017
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Starting in September, Australians will have the opportunity to vote on the issue of same-sex marriage in Australia. As the Yes and No Campaign's heat up we take a strong look at arguments for and against same sex marriage... as well as some of the more controversial news stories surrounding the issue.

Duration:00:59:14

Episode 184 - Past Lives

9/17/2017
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Reincarnation has remained on the fringe of scientific inquiry for a long time, despite a number of scientists urging the mainstream community to research it further... and so the job falls to Podd Socks to look into past life experiences. When it comes to reincarnation specifically, it directly relates to the study of consciousness. University of Virginia psychiatrist Jim Tucker is arguably the world’s leading researcher on this topic, and in 2008, he published a review of cases that were...

Duration:01:04:35

Episode 183 - September 11th Holograms

9/10/2017
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The theory that no planes were actually used in the 9/11 attacks is often scoffed at by rational people. This week Podd Socks investigates the claims of David Shayler. David is a man who claims to have worked for MI5 and is the strongest supporter of the hologram theory.

Duration:01:19:25

Episode 182 - New TV Shows 2018

9/3/2017
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It's really difficult to know what new TV shows are going to be a hit and which are going to fail miserably....With the new TV season just around the corner we analyse every new show and let you know what to watch... and what to skip!

Duration:01:27:42

Episode 181 - A Fistful of Diana

8/27/2017
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The efforts of Princess Diana touched the hearts people across the world and her death 20 years ago triggered an unprecedented wave of mourning across the planet. This year marks the 20th anniversary of her death, with many events being held in her memory. It is only just then that the Podd Socks podcast takes an in depth look into the 'accident' and try to work out what occurred in that fateful tunnel.

Duration:01:10:03

Episode 180 - Musical Conspiracies

8/20/2017
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This week Podd Socks conducts a deep analysis on the music industry and comes to a startling realization. According to our sources on the dark web, all popular music today (including Jay Z, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kanye West and Nas) belong to a secret Bavarian cult founded in the 17th century, popularly known as the Illuminati. Meanwhile Avril Lavigne, Justin Bieber and Elvis Presley are also put under the magnifying glass. The hygienic rituals of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are also...

Duration:01:16:39

Episode 179 - Unsolved Mysteries

8/13/2017
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This week the topic of unsolved mysteries cause a whirlpool of curiosity. The mysteries we look at mesmerise us and we spend a good amount of time working out how to solve them. Sometimes our solutions are supernatural, conspiracy based or just plain common sense.

Duration:01:18:00