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The SCUMBAG is a podcast by PR idiot Ed Zitron and Special Forces Operative/Writer Felix Biederman about the strange, the awful, the weird, the niche and the downright horrifying of the internet.

The SCUMBAG is a podcast by PR idiot Ed Zitron and Special Forces Operative/Writer Felix Biederman about the strange, the awful, the weird, the niche and the downright horrifying of the internet.
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The SCUMBAG is a podcast by PR idiot Ed Zitron and Special Forces Operative/Writer Felix Biederman about the strange, the awful, the weird, the niche and the downright horrifying of the internet.

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English


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Colonel? What's an erect new yorker doing on this podcast?

3/31/2017
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Colonel? What's an erect new yorker doing on this podcast? by Ed Zitron, Felix Biederman & Jesse Farrar

Duration: 00:00:03


Episode 19 Excerpt: Solid Snake Voice: "Got your boner goin' huh?"

3/31/2017
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Episode 19 Excerpt: Solid Snake Voice: "Got your boner goin' huh?" by Ed Zitron, Felix Biederman & Jesse Farrar

Duration: 00:00:02


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 19: Metal Gear Squalid with David Hayter

3/31/2017
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David Hayter, Director, Writer and the voice of Solid Snake, spends precious seconds of his life on this episode of the Scumbag, talking metal gear's intersection with politics, entertainment reflecting the times it's in, and separating politics from his own Twitter account.

Duration: 01:09:16


Episode 19 Preview

3/30/2017
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Episode 19 Preview by Ed Zitron, Felix Biederman & Jesse Farrar

Duration: 00:00:02


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 18: Polonius Was A Hack Ft. Rob Corddry

2/21/2017
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Comedian Rob Corddry joins Jesse and Ed to talk his discovery of weird Twitter, his definite, legitimate gaming cred and how The Rock uses the bathroom.

Duration: 00:58:53


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 17: The Hell of Internet Criticism with @BillCorbett

2/7/2017
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Felix and Ed are back with an episode featuring Mystery Science Theater's Bill Corbett, digging into YouTube critics, comment sections, shaking hands with danger and whether it's okay to just kinda like or kinda dislike anything.

Duration: 01:12:55


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 16: Inauguration Switch

2/1/2017
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Ed and Jesse sit down a week to discuss the internet's neurosis with the inauguration, marching and, of course, the Nintendo Switch.

Duration: 01:35:58


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 15: It's About Podcasts That Are Maybe About Games

1/17/2017
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Felix, Ed and Jesse are together at last to discuss the pathology of gaming online, and the strange creatures it creates. Does gaming attract bad people? Or is it just a thing that attracts people that love that endorphin rush of achievement? Who knows!? The Scumbag finds out, unsuccessfully, and Jesse reveals he's the best man online - and Felix is religious.

Duration: 01:25:32


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 7: The 5% Lifestyle of Rich Piana, Dan Quinn and DemoniusX

11/2/2016
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In an episode guest starring CJ Lemerise, Felix and Ed discuss some of the finest work of the internet's weirdest people, such as Rich Piana, Dan Quinn and DemoniusX. Ed Shit of the Week - http://motherboard.vice.com/en_uk/read/emoji-hangover-spells CJ's Shit of the Week: http://www.politico.com/story/2016/07/full-transcript-donald-trump-nomination-acceptance-speech-at-rnc-225974 The content: Rich Piana's work:...

Duration: 01:19:31


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 12: SCUMBAG TRAP MOUSE - SPEED BOAT DOPE COCAINE GENESIS

10/17/2016
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This wonderful election has made everyone an amateur political analyst, including the ones paid to do so professionally. Ed and Felix dig into the endless banal tweets about Trump, the oddities of the left's bizarre Twitter habits, and tweetstorms of things people already know.

Duration: 01:26:39


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 10: Relationships and Comments Ft. Ilan Zechory of Genius.com

9/22/2016
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The Scumbag is back after a brief hiatus. Felix and Ed delve into the seedy world of relationships both romantic and otherwise online. Dating sucks, and the online has made it even worse. Also, Felix, Ed and special guest Ilan Zechory, co-founder of Genius.com, sit down to talk about the platform, internet forums and Felix's unfortunate accident with his groin.

Duration: 02:18:19


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 8: We Fixed Plagiarism

8/17/2016
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This week, Felix, Ed and guest star Mike Fossey have fixed plagiarism, and we are now a podcast entirely dedicated to the Suicide Squad, the greatest movie of all time.

Duration: 01:13:05


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 7: The 5% Lifestyle of Rich Piana, Dan Quinn and DemoniusX

7/29/2016
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In an episode guest starring CJ Lemerise, Felix and Ed discuss some of the finest work of the internet's weirdest people, such as Rich Piana, Dan Quinn and DemoniusX. Ed Shit of the Week - http://motherboard.vice.com/en_uk/read/emoji-hangover-spells CJ's Shit of the Week: http://www.politico.com/story/2016/07/full-transcript-donald-trump-nomination-acceptance-speech-at-rnc-225974 The content: Rich Piana's work:...

Duration: 01:19:31


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 6: An Open Letter To The People Who Write Open Letters

7/19/2016
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Oversharing has become the economy of the internet. Bad upbringing? Let us know. Good upbringing? Goodness, please, let us know. Ed and Felix this week dig into the various bad and good ways people overshare, how women have been forced into an expected oversharing economy, and how 99% of open letters are total nonsense. Featured Reading: Mother Jones - My four months as a private prison guard. http://ran.do/2c Talia Jane - A Letter To My CEO - http://ran.do/2d An Open Letter To James...

Duration: 01:22:57


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 3: Tragedy, Hot Takes and Emoji

6/20/2016
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Ed and Felix are back to discuss the internet's reaction to tragedy, to death, to the terrible world we live in; by using social media to find their own personal take on the story. Hear Ed lose his temper about Emoji, Emojis, or whatever their plural is. Hear Felix talk about his budding relationship with Zoe Deschanel. Hear them both have a worryingly intelligent discussion about the way in which people discuss tragedy on Twitter, Facebook and other places. Welcome to the third episode of...

Duration: 01:18:24


The SCUMBAG Podcast Episode 1: The Horny Men of the Internet

6/9/2016
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Men have been horny for their entire existence, but thanks to the internet they have been allowed to take a new form. A weirder, hornier form. From the internet of sweeties to Jokemen With Intent, join Felix Biederman and Ed Zitron on their first jaunt into the hell of the internet. This is Scumbag.

Duration: 01:51:23