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I'll Take A Shot At That

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"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

Location:

Germany

Description:

"I'll Take A Shot At That!" A podcast for thinkers, wanderers, and drink'n'ponderers! We'll be slip sliding thru life's experiences greased up by the world's favorite social lubricant delivered in its most unadulterated form, schnaps!

Twitter:

@shotatthat

Language:

English

Contact:

919-264-8493


Episodes

EP 65 - US Elections with Antar Keith

10/28/2020
Antar Keith is an educator, activist, presenter and public speaker currently traveling around Germany lecturing on systemic racism and police violence in America. He joins us as the United States takes to the polls. Visit antarkeith.wordpress.com I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I strongly encourage everyone to engage with: • Here is a massive list of...

Duration:00:56:59

Ep 64 - ETL presents "Cyrano De Bergerac"

9/8/2020
The English Theatre Leipzig Company is presenting "Cyrano De Bergerac" this September and Director Peter Hubbard joins the podcast along with leading lady, Letizia Rivera. TICKETS: https://www.neues-schauspiel-leipzig.de/karten On this episode we are drinking O'Donnell Toffee Moonshine! We are excited to have O'Donnell Moonshine back as a schnapps sponsor for the podcast! Find out more at www.odonnell.de The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is...

Duration:00:53:04

EP 63 - "Boofen"

8/31/2020
Returning guest Em Wes and official show historian Justin join Matthew in the studio to discuss a newly discovered and amazing outdoor activity, "BOOFEN!" The podcast for thinkers, wanderers and drink'n'ponderers. Matthew Hendershot is your host, accompanied by co-hosts, Jake and Justin plus many guests throughout this journey, a booze fueled jaunt through a new land with new customs and rules. In the spirit of unbridled curiosity and the will to experience everything this eclectic crew...

Duration:01:02:27

Ep 62 - Blossom Foster on Whiteness

8/6/2020
Blossom Foster is an author and educator and fellow immigrant to Leipzig. She returns to the podcast to discuss whiteness, white privilege, and intersectionality in a time when these concepts seem to be far more polarizing that widely accepted. You can find Blossom's contributor page and links to her articles on the Leipzig Glocal at this link: https://leipglo.com/author/blossom_foster/ I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the...

Duration:01:06:29

EP 61 - Martín Rojas Arboleda: "Hilo Coffee"

7/8/2020
Hilo Coffee founder and sustainability manager Martín Rojas Arboleda joins Matthew in the studio to discuss a radical new approach to sustainability by re-envisioning an industry very close to many of our hearts, COFFEE! The coffee industry is precarious. In the conventional coffee trading system, the middleman makes money, while coffee farmers fear for their existence all year round. They have to work long and hard every day and are most directly affected by factors such as economic...

Duration:00:54:36

EP 60 - Post COVID!? plus Black Lives Matter! with Justin

6/16/2020
With social distancing rules easing up, Justin braves the elements to come back to the studio and we discuss the current state of COVID before tackling some conversations and toppling some old thinking in the form of racist monuments being torn down globally as visualizations for the Black Lives Matter movement's momentum. I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I...

Duration:01:15:16

EP 59 - Antar Keith: George Floyd, Police Brutality, and #BlackLivesMatter

6/6/2020
Antar Keith is an educator, activist, presenter and public speaker currently traveling around Germany lecturing on systemic racism and police violence in America. He joins us as Leipzig gears up to march in solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter protests taking place in the wake of the murder of George Floyd. I'll Take A Shot At That stands in solidarity with the ongoing protests against police brutality in the US, Germany, and everywhere. Here are more resources that I strongly encourage...

Duration:00:59:19

EP 58 - Lady Lila: Huren Hören

5/30/2020
Lila is a multi-disciplinary sex worker and a representative of Hydra. Originally from England, she has found a welcome home in Berlin where she focuses her time between creating events and art, and being an activist for feminist, Sex Worker and environmental issues....With some hedonism thrown in just for fun. She joins us to discuss the upcoming event Huren Hören which will feature a curated line-up of storytellers from across the spectrum of Berlin sex workers, from pro-dommes to...

Duration:00:35:59

EP 57 - Danny Coposescu: Celtic FC's Championship Win

5/26/2020
The COVID-19 Crisis has caused a lot of ripples thru the world and one came to my attention via my friend Danny Coposescu. An avid football fan and political historian, Danny comes on to discuss his favorite team, Scotland's Celtic FC, who have just been named league champions despite the season not coming to a formal conclusion! On this episode we are drinking O'Donnell Toffee Flavored moonshine! We are excited to continue to have O'Donnell Moonshine as a new schnapps sponsor for the...

Duration:00:39:17

EP 56 - Lockdown Leipzig with Justin and Intruder Green

5/6/2020
The boys are back in town! Well sort of... co-hosts of the cast Justin and Intruder Green join up with Matthew over video chat to catch up on our lockdown leisure activities and rant a bit about what we expect post-Corona! On this episode I am drinking O'Donnell moonshine! We are excited to continue to have O'Donnell Moonshine as a new schnapps sponsor for the podcast! Find out more at www.odonnell.de This episode was Associate Produced by Steff Groupner and Edited by Julia Kragh. The...

Duration:00:51:11

EP 55 - Kotoe

4/29/2020
Born in Japan, raised in Brazil, Kotoe started her artistic career as an Enka (traditional Japanese) singer, establishing herself later as a Musical Theater Actress in Brazil for years. In 2015, she moved to Berlin exploring electronic beats and finds herself comfortable to experiment to mix tunes trough melodies in a new way of storytelling. Kotoe on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/kotoek Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kotoekk/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kotoekk Latest...

Duration:01:01:00

EP 54 - Andy Davies (Manchester Punk Festival) and Claudio Stanghellini (Videomaker)

4/25/2020
Punk Gets Rocked: The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on many, including punk rockers such as Andy Davies and his Manchester Punk Festival. Cancellations also impact supporting players like videographer Claudio Stanghellini who depends on festivals and concerts to make a living. Manchester Punk Festival: https://manchesterpunkfestival.co.uk/ TNSRecords: https://www.tnsrecords.co.uk/ Claudio Stanghellini: http://www.claudiostanghellini.com/ On this episode I am drinking O'Donnell...

Duration:00:45:09

EP 53 - Katrin Wipper: Destiny Tour Booking

4/14/2020
Katrin Wipper is a Berlin based tour booker and promoter for Destiny Tour Booking, one of the biggest tour booking agencies for alternative music with a focus on punk in Europe. She has worked with bands like Less Than Jake, Propagandhi, friends of the podcast Bad Cop, Bad Cop and many more. With the cancellations of concerts and tours in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, we welcome Katrin to the podcast to share her inside perspective. https://www.destiny-tourbooking.com/ On this episode...

Duration:00:38:25

EP 52 - Cameryn Moore: Kink in the Time of Corona

4/10/2020
Performance artist and Smut Slam creator Cameryn Moore returns to the podcast to discuss the impacts of the COVID-19 virus on her livelihood, and Smut Slams rapid pivot to online events. Cameryn Moore is an award-winning playwright/performer, sex activist and educator, sidewalk pornographer, and a long-time phone sex operator. Her work in theatre, literature, and activism/advocacy is both a challenge and invitation to adventurous audiences everywhere. She is the writer and performer of five...

Duration:00:57:32

EP 51 - Marcel Izidoro: #EuEstou

4/7/2020
Marcel Izidoro is a podcaster, filmmaker, writer/director and social activist once considered one of the most creative people in the world by AdWeek. In this episode we discuss the impacts that COVID-19 has had on his life in Sao Paulo and dedicatedly talk about #EuEstou, one of the biggest mental health promotion platforms in Brazil, which uses social networks to demystify, educate and support people who have or are around people with mental health problems. You can find Marcel on most...

Duration:01:35:07

EP 50 - Jeff Ayers: Fueled By Death Cast

3/31/2020
Jeff Ayers is the host of the Fueled By Death Cast, the official podcast of the Deathwish Coffee Company, where he also serves as broadcast media manager. He is also a long time friend, and fellow musician. We discuss the impact that the lockdowns from the Corona Virus Pandemic are having on podcasters, the Deathwish Coffee Company itself, and creatives and people in general. Fueled By Death Cast Podcast: https://www.deathwishcoffee.com/collections/fueled-by-death-cast On this episode I...

Duration:00:47:55

EP 49 - Eshrat Nikrooye-Asli & Angela Chan, CBYX Corona Refugees

3/16/2020
Eshrat and Angela join the podcast to discuss the immediate impacts of the spread of Corona Virus on everyday people that are oft overlooked in situations such as this. For them and many like them, their everyday lives are about to be completely different, that is if they can rebuild from nothing. The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange program is a jointly funded program between the US State Department and the German Bundestag. The program has been curtailed by the spread of the Corona Virus...

Duration:00:43:07

ITASAT - EP 48 The Calls Are Drunks

3/4/2020
Kirsty and Cory Call visit with their acoustic project from Munich. The two mostly spread melancholic, punk-tinged songs while consuming copious amounts of booze! https://thecallsaredrunks.bandcamp.com On this episode we are drinking O'Donnell Harte Nuss Moonshine! We are excited to welcome O'Donnell Moonshine as a new schnapps sponsor for the podcast! This 'hard hazelnut' moonshine is a delicious and smooth liquor that resembles frangelico but with a notable kick! Find out more at...

Duration:01:14:35

EP 47 - ETL Presents "Philoctetes"

2/24/2020
The English Theatre Leipzig Company is presenting Sophocles' "Philoctetes" this March and Director Abigail Akavia joins the podcast along with stars Em Wessel and Felix Kerkhoff. A famed archer, Philoctetes, set out against Troy with Achilles and the other Greek heroes but was bit on the foot by a snake along the way. The wound festered and stank, and Philoctetes screamed in pain so hideously that the fleet abandoned him on Lemnos, a desert island. Philoctetes survived on whatever he could...

Duration:00:43:13

EP 46 - Refill Roll20

2/11/2020
Justin and Intruder Green join Matthew to refresh our Roll20 game table and we discuss a wide variety of German curiosities! On this episode, we are drinking a wide variety of schnapps including Shot At That Homemade Lemoncello, Romanian Moonshine, and Three Wood Laphroaig! - We find ourselves flush with options after the holidays and after sharing a birthday celebration, so we crack into it all! Special thanks to returning show sponsors, Leipziger Spirituosen...

Duration:01:01:02