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Sweatin’ The Small Stuff #015 - Copenhagen

This time, I’m with special guest, Yi-Lin Eli Chung, who has asked me to discuss the science behind the play, Copenhagen. We talk about the two-slit experiment, the ethics of science, and more.

Duration: 00:48:41

Musings of a Geek #102 - Just The Two of Us

Recorded 10/19 - Will is off with his family and Dan is headed to Ohio so it’s just him and Des for this special episode of Musings of a Geek. Listen as Dan and Des get into: how much we miss Will, October sucks for recording, Dan is NOT moving to Ohio, local and national politics, Draft Kings/Fanduel, Lamar Odom, Des being old. Every Marvel movie is now an Avengers film, Fantastic Four moving back to Marvel….maybe, and Des as Matthew Brodrick

Duration: 01:14:25

Musings of a Geek #100 - See How Much Better We’ve Gotten?

Recorded 9/11 - Musings of a Geek celebrates 100 episodes of podcasting with a look not back…but FORWARD to more geek news! This week we discuss: Dan’s volume over time, 100 episodes!, More Patriot hate, Musings of Weather, Jon Snow taking over the North, Ronda Rousey in Road House, Man from UNCLE, Des as our Tarentino. Russell Crowe’s Robin Hood, Des’ anger with Black X-Wing Fighters, Star Wars post credit sequences, Rupert Murdoch and his ownership of Nat Geo, DC wanting more Batman,...

Duration: 01:26:50

Musings of a Geek #095 - Mistakes Were Made

The boys are back from sunny San Diego (or at least close enough) to talk this week about: Grayson growing up, Two Player Five Tribes, We Didn’t Playtest This At All, Drew Brady and the Crazy NFL, Rachael McAdams in Doctor Strange, True Detective, Penny Dreadful, the Failure of Terminator, Game of Thrones, Heroes, Sex Criminals, Fantastic Four, Earth’s Twin, and more!

Duration: 01:11:47

Musings of a Geek #091 - Renee Zellweger Was Two-Thirds Dead

Musings is finally back….and we bring friends! This week the regular menagerie of Dan, Des and WIll are not only joined by Regular Special Guest Brian, but also Amy from Culture Babble who decided to visit us in San Diego. The five of us talk: The Awesomeness of San Diego vs Ohio, Des hanging out in Will’s house in socks, Will not listening, the 9th Edition of Quiddich rules, Fallout 4, Red Dead Redemption, Kids Today, FIFA, the new Punisher, Reality TV, All NEW - All DIFFERENT Marvel,...

Duration: 01:48:21

Musings of a Geek #087 - Batman Suffers For Your Sins

Des wins the episode title this week as the boys discuss how they are all old and tired, the new partnership with Danger Entertainment, new board games, Game of Thrones, NFL taxes and the draft, Awards Shows, the snafus at the Avengers press junkets, Avatar 5, Ex-Machina, AMC’s MCU Marathon, Michael Fassbender’s Assassin’s Creed movie, the Men In Black/21 Jump Street crossover, Ghostbusters 2, female driven movies, Joss Whedon’s deal with Marvel, Will Smith as Deadshot, Movies you can...

Duration: 01:25:02

Musings of a Geek #086 - Musings Nights

This weeks Musings turns the lights down low and gets right to it with Musings Nights! We discuss: Will’s love of sandwiches when drunk, Des’ trip to Tabletop day, the Man with the Gyrocopter landing at the White House, the return of Guitar Hero, Party Games, Batman v Superman trailer, Jared Leto as the Joker, Wonder Woman director woes, Adrian Peterson’s return to football, Game of Thrones, Star Wars trailer, An argument about the fate of Cloud City, and the Flash Gordon reboot!

Duration: 01:18:06

Musings of a Geek #085 - DanCon!

We threatened two shows in one week and here we are! This show, recorded on 4/10/15, is chock full of awesomeness! We discuss: Musings of Dan’s Backyard, Des’ travels to Rose City Comic Con, GTA V players are crazy, Dan explains his philosophy on playing board games, the Gremlins remake, True Detective 2, Ballast Point microbrews, Orange is the New Black, the fact that we all have too many shows to watch, the Bollywood Game of Thrones and whether or not anyone cares about the books...

Duration: 01:30:12

Musings of a Geek #084 - Castle Cold War

Recorded on 04.03.15 - For the first of two Musings episodes this week, the boys bring back Brian fresh off an episode of Sweatin’ The Small Stuff. This week we Muse about travel, talk HawkGirl in the Arrow/Flash spinoff, discuss Groundhogs Day the Musical and Broadway in general, Brian wows us with a topic on glasses that correct color blindness, Des admonishes Dan for losing the Game of Backyards, we discuss Ash vs The Evil Dead, time travel, Mark Hamill’s role on The Flash, the trailer...

Duration: 01:15:51

Sweatin’ The Small Stuff #009 - The Guy With The Good Attitude About Mensur

This month Brian talks about how and why we got the various measurements we do including the meter, the second, the kilogram, the foot, the inch, and the yard. As always, the note for the show can be foundhere! Check out the show and prepare to have your mind blown!

Duration: 01:04:07

Musings of a Geek #083 - Dan Fails

This week Dan completely fails to put together a show so the boys wing it. Hilarity (or not) ensues!

Duration: 01:09:12

Musings of a Geek #082 - Shatner is a Kooky Dude

We record inside this week for Musings of a Geek where we discuss: Sincerously, U.S. military dogs, rain in San Diego, congressional snowballs, the color of a dress, net neutrality, lawyers, Sarah Palin vs. Scott Walker, Leonard Nimoy, Des rants about a game, Supergirl casting, DC team-up show, the Oscars, Power/Rangers, and a review of the board game Age of War!

Duration: 01:15:47

Musings of a Geek #081 - Viggo Mortensen Plays The Sheep King

Des and Will are back this week for our usual show! We discuss: Stephen Amell and his wonderful charity, Des tells a story of board game store woes, Cards Against Humanity, Google Chromecast, Des and Will’s ownership of an island, the Settlers of Catan film, Spider-Man in the MCU, the DCTU, Aquaman’s movie costume, Superman movies. Morena Baccarin in Deadpool, Jared Leto as the Joker, the proposed move of the San Diego Chargers, a short review of Kingsmen, and Questions From The Universe...

Duration: 01:32:49

Musings of a Geek #080 -Musings with Rhianna

Hello all! This week, instead of a usual Musings, Dan sits down and discusses life and art with his wonderful wife, Rhianna! We talk about: Whether Rhianna is a Geek or not, her first impressions of Dan, her first Comic-Con, Mrs Winterbourne, Brendan Fraser’s acting choices, School Ties, Rhianna’s college education, The Last Five Years, Doctor Who, the Ghostbusters reboot, International Disney, Annie, Fantastic Four, Video Games, Viagra commercials, 90’s fashion, Pride and Prejudice,...

Duration: 00:56:27

Sweatin’ The Small Stuff #008 - Inside An Enigma

Brian takes a look at The Imitation Game and Cryptography in General for this new episode of Sweatin’ the Small Stuff. As always, check out the show noteshere!

Duration: 01:16:55

Musings of a Geek #079 - Who Names A Shark Bruce?

We here at Musings headquarters finally get our act together and release a show recorded before SUPER BOWL! It was definitely worth the wait as we discuss: Will’s, Des’, and Brian’s new offices, the Pitbull/Dachshund combo, Dan’s old computer class woes, Will’s birthday, Brian pulling the wrong dice, the female Ghostbusters cast, Jupiter Ascending, Jaws, Rush Hour and X-Men TV shows, David Tennant being the Purple Man, GRRM not finishing his novels, Marriott’s WiFi woes, and we touch on the...

Duration: 01:23:55

Musings of a Geek #078 - Your Typical Liberal Agenda

Musings of a Geek is back this week with regular special guest Brian, who is joined by Will in their Winter Gear (while Dan and Des wear T-shirts). This week the boys discuss the status of The Arkham Social Hour, SDSU’s class in Klingon, Deflategate and the Super Bowl, Skymall’s bankruptcy, how to get off an airplane, the X-Men rebooted cast list and why it’s insulting, Marvel’s wars that are secret, our new Supergirl, Anti-Vaxxers and their ruination of Disneyland, and LOTS of Questions...

Duration: 01:40:33

Musings of a Geek #077 - Will Is Back!

Musings of a Geek is back…finally and we welcome back Just Will! This week we talk teachers who graded on a curve, The Oscar nominations, Suicide Squad, Star Wars, The Fantastic Four, the 2016 All Star Game, and Amazon’s new pilot program! Welcome back, Will!

Duration: 01:18:30

Sweatin The Small Stuff #007 - Approaching Infinity

For this episode, Brian takes us on a journey into the known and unknown as he puts his math degree to the test and discusses INFINITY! As Always, the notes areherefor your reference! Check out the math!

Duration: 01:22:12

Pilots #029 - SAMCRO, A Look at Sons of Anarchy

On this very special edition of Pilots, Des goes it alone for an in-depth look at a show we covered in episode #028, Sons of Anarchy. If you liked the show and were interested in it as a thematic piece of art…or just thought Charlie Hunnam was dreamy, this is a special episode for you!
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