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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 231 - The Circus

8/12/2018
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Nathan goes to a travelling circus and reports back on his experience. Meanwhile there is a discussion about clowns, acrobats and the use of trained animals in entertainment.

Duration:01:20:13

Episode 230 - Social Media & PC Culture

8/5/2018
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The lads are back at it again debating the issue of PC Culture and Social Media. Is the PC Culture we live in getting worse? Some say yes while others say no. Meanwhile the lads look at some of the biggest controversies that have cropped up this year including Chris Hardwick, Roseanne, Aziz Ansari and Apu.

Duration:01:12:43

Episode 229 - New TV Shows 2019

7/29/2018
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Every year we sit down and discuss all the new TV shows that are coming out, because lets face it... you're busy and it's really difficult to know what shows are going to be a hit and which are going to fail miserably…. So let us do the hard work for you as we go through every. single. new. show. MAMA MIA

Duration:01:17:23

Episode 228 - Antman and the Wasp

7/22/2018
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This week the lads have just seen the latest marvel movie - Antman and the Wasp so of course we have to weigh in on it. Meanwhile Ben gives his 'state of the Marvel Cinematic Universe' address and fields some interesting questions about Infinity War, Phase 4 and whats coming next. Jack weighs in on Deadpool 2 and Kris hates Evangeline Lily.

Duration:01:03:35

Episode 227 - Shippers

7/15/2018
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This week the lads are diving into the bizzare world of shipping. Shipping as in people supporting couples from movies, books or TV getting together and actively supporting their 'ship'. It gets weird.

Duration:00:46:05

Episode 226 - The Life of a Pirate

7/8/2018
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A pirate is a scallywag that has taken to the high seas. Much of a pirate's life involves the villainous activities like threatening, killing, stealing and taking hostages from boats that are isolated at sea. This week the lads are talking pirates after getting drawn into the world of pirates through playing the online multiplayer game - Sea of Thieves.

Duration:01:23:02

Episode 225 - Prison or Death

7/1/2018
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It seems like common sense that it would be cheaper to simply execute the worst criminals rather than house, feed and take care of them for the rest of their life... or is it? In this episode of Podd Socks we are taking a hard look at prisons and the differences between them. Some countries in Europe have a different way of incarcerating people compared to countries like Australia or The United States.

Duration:01:22:49

Episode 224 - Chemtrails

6/24/2018
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The trail of clouds that follow behind an airplane streaking across the sky can be a confusing sight for children and adults alike... but just what are they? Some have speculated that these trails are filled with nefarious chemicals and are part of a grand conspiracy orchestrated by the government.

Duration:01:14:21

Episode 223 - Con Artists

6/17/2018
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A confidence game starts with basic human psychology. This week we take a look at scams, cons and all that jazz. Things get dicey and there is a revelation.

Duration:00:43:36

Episode 222 - Disneyland Secrets

6/10/2018
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Is "the happiest place on Earth" finally heading Down Under? Rumours have been circulating for decades about the Disney corporation making an Australian Park... and now finally it might be happening! Meanwhile the lads go through a series of little known secrets about Disneyland and what that might mean for an Aussie Disneyland.

Duration:01:15:53

Episode 221 - Dinosaur Extinction

6/3/2018
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Around 66 million years ago the mighty dinosaurs vanished from the face of the earth... but what exactly happened to them? No one knows for sure, but we have some ideas. Meanwhile whats all the hype around Jurassic World 2? Get ready for a wild ride.

Duration:01:05:05

Episode 220 - Kids TV Show Conspiracies

5/27/2018
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As adults we can look back on everything from our childhood with a new perspective. Several TV shows from the past have come to light recently with sinister, unclean and dirty motives behind them. For example, are the Teletubbies part of satanic rituals? Is Dora the Explorers theme song backwards brainwashing your child? Meanwhile, do we have free will or is everything predetermined? OR IS IT CHAOS...

Duration:01:07:31

Episode 219 - Should we clone humans?

5/20/2018
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Science is not quite at the level of cloning entire human beings, but it is now possible to clone human cells. The question is, should we be? What could go wrong with cloning humans and do the potential positives outweigh the negatives? Meanwhile Ben wishes we were sponsered by his favorite brand.

Duration:01:08:13

Episode 218 - Smallville Where Are They Now?

5/13/2018
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Starting in 2001 and ending in 2011, Smallville chronicled Clark Kent’s adventures as an ordinary teenager to full-time superhero. The show wasn't so much about Superman rather it explored why Superman was Superman. In this episode we explore the show Smallville and discuss some of the plot points over the ten seasons the show went through, and uncover what each of the cast members are up to these days. Ranging from successful careers to sex cults to stints in jail the differences...

Duration:01:15:23

Episode 217 - Paraphilias

5/6/2018
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There are thousands of people out there living their lives with dark sexual perversions... but is it their fault that they have these disorders? This week we look at several of the weirder paraphilias, not in an attempt to mock, but in an attempt to understand why these people deviate so much from the norm.

Duration:01:07:36

Episode 216 - Infinity War

4/29/2018
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Fun isn't something one considers when listening to a podcast. But this, does put a smile on my face. SPOILER WARNING. This weeks episode of Podd Socks features an experiment as we record our car journey before and after seeing Avengers: Infinity War. Does the culmination of 10 years of films live up to the hype? Listen to find out.

Duration:00:49:43

Episode 215 - The Best Villains

4/22/2018
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This week we're taking a hard and fastidious look at some of the greatest, most vile movie characters we love to hate. Just what makes a good villain great and why are so many super hero movie villains poor? Let's get into it.

Duration:01:18:18

Episode 214 - Interesting Lakes

4/15/2018
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This week Jack, Nathan and Kris are talking about lakes. Can lakes be an interesting topic of discussion? The lads are sceptical at first but it all turns out pretty fantastic. Everyone learns something and there is real character development.

Duration:01:20:53

Episode 213 - Worst Conspiracies

4/8/2018
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This week Podd Socks is collating all the worst conspiracies we can find that don't deserve their own episode and rolling them together into a big ball of worst conspiracies for your listening pleasure. Oh you will hear some truly horrible garbage in this episode, which is why I am recommending you download it immediately.

Duration:01:10:01

Episode 212 - The Commonwealth Games

4/1/2018
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The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held at Gold Coast City, in the southeast of the Australian state of Queensland from 4th to the 15th of April 2018 and the podd socks lads are extremely interested in discussing this "el cheapo olympics". Meanwhile the world is shocked to its very foundations when it's revealed that the Australian Cricket Team has been involved with a plot to cheat.

Duration:01:05:33