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Join Ben Phelps as he chats with regular co-hosts and guests about a range of topics, mainly centred around pop culture. Sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always honest. In WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip, the hosts pull out their crystal ball to make amusing predictions about recent headline events. In BREAKING IN with Ben Phelps, Ben interviews acclaimed filmmakers to uncover the fascinating stories behind the making of their first film. In WESTWORLD with Ben & Wade, the hosts review HBO's mysterious Science Fiction/Western TV series, WESTWORLD.

Join Ben Phelps as he chats with regular co-hosts and guests about a range of topics, mainly centred around pop culture. Sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always honest. In WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip, the hosts pull out their crystal ball to make amusing predictions about recent headline events. In BREAKING IN with Ben Phelps, Ben interviews acclaimed filmmakers to uncover the fascinating stories behind the making of their first film. In WESTWORLD with Ben & Wade, the hosts review HBO's mysterious Science Fiction/Western TV series, WESTWORLD.
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Join Ben Phelps as he chats with regular co-hosts and guests about a range of topics, mainly centred around pop culture. Sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always honest. In WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip, the hosts pull out their crystal ball to make amusing predictions about recent headline events. In BREAKING IN with Ben Phelps, Ben interviews acclaimed filmmakers to uncover the fascinating stories behind the making of their first film. In WESTWORLD with Ben & Wade, the hosts review HBO's mysterious Science Fiction/Western TV series, WESTWORLD.

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English


Episodes

Back to the Future of Van Life | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

12/3/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, we debate if too much nostalgia can lead to regrets and the reality of middle-age blokes uprooting their lives to embrace sexy #VanLife. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:31:26

Budget Dating and the Minimalist Dress Code | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

11/26/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, we discuss the financial advice of THE BAREFOOT INVESTOR, dating apps for beginners and creating the perfect outfit for a minimalist. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:34:48

Whiskey and Never Frisky on Ice | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

11/19/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss the nuances of whiskey, lighting design, the hazard of lame comedy in the workplace and the future of the superhero movie genre. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:30:18

How Modern Musicians Make Money | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

11/11/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss how Taylor Swift releases music, musicians make money from casinos and the death of Napster led to the birth of iTunes. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter & Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:24:43

Planes, Trains and Elon Musk | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

11/5/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss how flamboyant entrepreneurs, like Elon Musk, can revolutionise public transport. And the Freudian sexuality of the burger scene in PULP FICTION! If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter & Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:35:50

3D Printed Meat and Veggies | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

10/29/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss some big predictions from a reputed technological prophet, from mood apps to 3D printed meat. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter & Patreon. CREDITS – ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER – All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:49:25

You’ve Got Email Fail | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

10/20/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss email etiquette, the pitfalls of small talk and the pros n' cons of DIY coffee. If you wanna discuss this episode or anything else, I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter & Patreon. CREDITS - ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie | DISCLAIMER - All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:36:02

We’re 40 Year Old Olympians | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

9/17/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss how a 40 year old could qualify for the next Olympics. They also have some controversial opinions about which Olympic sports should be axed. Ouch! GOT SOMETHING TO ADD? I love sharing stories and fostering discussion. So please reach out to discuss this episode or anything else! I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon. CREDITS / Music - ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie / Disclaimer - All opinions are my own.

Duration:00:58:15

Revheads and Rude Rubbish | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

9/10/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss how to dilute Australia's obsession with cars, how to overcome the bad reputation of rental bikes and the psychology of people who dump dog poo in their neighbour's rubbish bin. GOT SOMETHING TO ADD? I love sharing stories and fostering discussion. So please reach out to discuss this episode or anything else! I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon. CREDITS / Music - ‘Keep on Trying’ by Andrew Applepie /...

Duration:00:33:35

Litter and Fitter | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

9/3/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss hangover cures, air travel nightmares, the case for doughnut breaks and mysteries of the human nose. And sorry for Ben's lisp! He's had a bad cold and some painful dental work! GOT SOMETHING TO ADD?I love sharing stories and fostering discussion. So please reach out to discuss this episode or anything else! I’m ‘BenPhelps’ on Youtube, Instagram, Twitter and Patreon.

Duration:00:45:20

Mind Your Smartphone Manners | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

8/26/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss how artificial intelligence is wiping out lawyers, what makes them grumpy about smartphone addiction and rewatching SEINFELD 20 years after it finished.

Duration:00:52:28

Emojis vs Thermomix Movie | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

8/13/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss the prevalence of emojis, establishing an international standard for emojis, the existence of THE EMOJI MOVIE and the next absurd intellectual property that Hollywood may adapt.

Duration:00:21:57

Astro Boy and Movie Fights | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

5/1/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss classic Japanese cartoons, the weirdness of BANANAMAN, how to avoid Christmas with your family and the hassles of watching movies at the cinema.

Duration:00:38:39

When Wearable Tech is Unwearable | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

4/9/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss smartwatches, other wearable technology and the mystery of Snapchat.

Duration:00:23:20

Toilet Pet Peeves and FU Money | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

3/19/2018
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss toilet pet peeves, what we'd do if we had FU money, how bands continue to play the same songs all the time and the social faux pa of misremembering music lyrics. LINKS Investor Mark Cuban on Wikipedia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zqae5qyopok https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGNiXGX2nLU

Duration:00:41:16

How to Fix Baywatch, Concerts and Live Sport | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

9/12/2017
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss good bartending, rebooting BAYWATCH as a serious TV drama, reinventing music concerts, fixing live sport on TV and solving American politics with birthday cards. Yep, they’ve tried to solve the entire world’s problems.

Duration:01:23:13

Branding Beer and Rebranding Pepsi with Beyonce | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

8/8/2017
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In this week’s segment of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, the guys discuss happy hour conspiracies, rebranding modern pubs, plain packaging for beer and rebranding Pepsi after the poor reception of the Kendall Jenner commercial. LINKS Pepsi commercial featuring Kendall Jenner Heineken commercial - WORLD’S APART https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dA5Yq1DLSmQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wYXw4K0A3g

Duration:00:43:13

Being Tom Hiddleston, Saving Nicolas Cage | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben and Philip

7/21/2017
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Welcome to a new podcast where Ben chats with regular co-hosts and guests about a range of topics, mainly centred around pop culture. Sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always honest. In WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip, the hosts pull out their crystal ball to make amusing predictions about recent headline events. In BREAKING IN with Ben Phelps, Ben interviews acclaimed filmmakers to uncover the fascinating stories behind the making of their first film. In WESTWORLD with Ben & Wade, the...

Duration:00:35:57

1 – Being Tom Hiddleston, Saving Nicolas Cage | WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip

7/21/2017
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Welcome to a new podcast where Ben chats with regular co-hosts and guests about a range of topics, mainly centred around pop culture. Sometimes funny, sometimes serious, always honest. In WHAT HAPPENS NEXT with Ben & Philip, the hosts pull out their crystal ball to make amusing predictions about recent headline events. In BREAKING IN with Ben Phelps, Ben interviews acclaimed filmmakers to uncover the fascinating stories behind the making of their first film. In WESTWORLD with Ben & Wade,...

Duration:00:35:57

Ep 10, Season 1 – THE BICAMERAL MIND – Westworld with Ben and Wade

12/5/2016
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Ben and Wade finally find the centre of the maze in THE BICAMERAL MIND, Episode 10 of Season 1 in HBO’s TV series, WESTWORLD. In particular, we chat about: Does Dr Ford’s plan make sense? The feeling of satisfaction, and letdown, when predictions come true. Jimmy Simpson’s mole. Is Charlotte actually Arnold’s son, Charlie? What happened to Elsie and Stubbs? Will Samurai World be the setting of Season 2? Can we see inspiration in THE LOST WORLD or PLANET OF THE APES for the next season of...

Duration:00:58:23