Try Premium for 30 days

Live games for all NFL, MLB, NBA, & NHL teams
Commercial-Free Music
No Display Ads
The Podd Socks Podcast-logo

The Podd Socks Podcast

58 Favorites

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.
More Information

Location:

Australia

Description:

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.

Twitter:

@PoddSocks

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 193 - The First Thanksgiving

11/19/2017
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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...

Duration: 01:04:35


Episode 183 - September 11th Holograms

9/10/2017
More
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
More
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
More
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
More
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...

Duration: 01:16:39


Episode 179 - Unsolved Mysteries

8/13/2017
More
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


Episode 178 - Dumb Laws

8/6/2017
More
We've all heard stories about strange-but-true laws. This week The Podd Socks Podcast takes an in-depth look at laws which are dumb, ridiculous and strange from around the world. Some of these laws are quite amusing while others remain a detriment to the people and should have their legislation amended.

Duration: 01:37:10


Episode 177 - Old Toy Commercials

7/30/2017
More
Everyone who grew up in the late 80's and early 90's will have a favorite toy or have fond memories of old commercials that advertised those toys. This week Podd Socks takes a nostalgic look back at some of the toys we grew up with and uncover some truths about marketing that perhaps you may not have considered.

Duration: 01:44:09


Episode 176 - Cybernetic Augmentation

7/23/2017
More
What is it like to be a cyborg? Today we are exploring some of the biggest misconceptions about bionic limbs, microchip implants and tiny nanobots. Currently, there is a big gap between the fantasy vision of cyborgs, and the current reality of being dependent on an implant or a prosthetic in day-to-day life... but just what are the current capabilities of cyborgs and what will the future hold? Find out in this riveting episode of the Podd Socks podcast!

Duration: 01:21:35


Episode 175 - Celebrity Criminals

7/16/2017
More
Society looks at celebrities as roles models, but many famous people have been accused of horrible crimes. Some famous celebrities have been drug mules while others are racists, murderers and rapists. In this episode of Podd Socks we take a look at some of the secret crimes that celebrities would prefer everyone forgets all about.

Duration: 01:19:00


Episode 174 - The Worst Wedding Ever

7/9/2017
More
The worst wedding ever would be when everything you've planned falls apart and turns into a major catastrophe. Some of these accidents could be avoided if the bride or groom stopped to think about the origins behind these wedding customs... Never fear! The lads will investigate some common traditions and lay down some judgement for you. Meanwhile, Jack considers a new business venture and Kris swears he saw a moose up in the snowy alpine regions... The wedding that is considered to be the...

Duration: 01:22:21

See More