Squat Cobbler 129: Review of Guns N’ Roses album Chinese Democracy

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC129.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTangent Tally – 0!!   Dr. Mike offers up this episode’s prisoner (album) exchange, Guns N’ Roses “Chinese Democracy”.  Embarrassingly enough, I had not listened to this at all prior and I was clearly all the poorer for it.           Here is the clip from the show in Ireland Mike mentioned.. A mildly edited version of this episode is also available on YouTube. Our feed – http://nurtureandsupport.net/feed/podcast iTunes – Nurture and Support Stitcher, Google Play and The Bog … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 128: Review of Don’t Give Up by Alice Cooper

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTangent Tally – 1 On a special edition of Squat Cobbler, Dr. Mike and I return to our favorite topic… Alice Cooper. Alice recently released “Don’t Give Up“.  This is a song about our resolve to get though this pandemic together.  It appears each band member recorded their portions while sheltering at home.  In making the video, Alice asked fans to submit pictures of themselves holding a sign with one of the words from the lyrics.  Mike and I complied of … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 175: Movie props and book reader goodies

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Squat Cobbler 127: Cobbler Mix (Kelly #5)

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC127.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSI chose to feature Frank Zappa in my list for Mike this round.  If you are not familiar with his work, this gives you just a small flavor of the great stuff he did. Electric Aunt Jemima Flakes Joe’s Garage Promiscuous The Man From Utopia Meets Mary Lou The Meek Shall Inherit Nothing   As promised, my theme music for my black Panzer tank with flames painted on the side that we discussed towards the end of the show A mildly … Continue reading

Want to hang out with Gerald Webb?

Want to hang out with Gerald Webb? Well, you can at 9PM Eastern, 8PM Central, 6PM Pacific this Wednesday, May 13. We will be watching Gerald’s directorial debut in “$TACK$”.  $TACK$ is a nail biting dramatic short film (7 min 26 seconds) dripping with social commentary on our post Covid-19 world. Bog Panda is honored to host and have Gerald join Mike and I via “watch party” software available on Kosmi.com.  Kosmi requires no account, no download, and can be accessed via desktop, laptop, tablet or phone (both Android and iOS). To join us, just click on this link: https://app.kosmi.io/room/bohc9 The … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 174: Mel and Kelly talk about what to buy on Amazon (again)

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS174.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSIn what is becoming a trend, Mel and I share what to buy on Amazon based on our recent purchases.  Amazon, feel free to start sending us free stuff to review.  Maybe start with Nintendo Switches.   Mel’s Recommendation –  Star Wars Bookends Han. Leia. Classic poses. Heavy. Bookends. Currently out of stock.  What more do you need to know??  Here is the link to keep checking to order these.           Kelly’s Recommendation – Techole HDMI splitter … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 126: Mike Bilinski – Mayor of Hell

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC126.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTangent Tally: 5   In this episode Mike regales us with tale of his 24 hours as mayor of Hell, Michigan. We also discuss possible Snarkstock plans and got right back on the tangent horse.           Here is his promotional video featuring Gary Holt (Slayer), Nikki Bilderback, Vex X. (StarSkream), Michael Reese, and me. Also check out the playlist of his updates throughout the day.   A mildly edited version of this episode is also available on … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 173: The miracle of loaves and Fitbits

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS173.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSAfter some shelter at home chat, Mel and I continue our long history of recommending Fitbit products (note to Fitbit, we remain VERY open to trying out new products) and provide a cool recipe as well.     Kelly’s Recommendation – Fitbit Versa 2 This is a good looking, long battery life, reliable smart-ish watch at a price point WELL below the Apple Watch and its ilk.  The only drawback is no GPS, but that has only been a minor issue … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 125: Cobbler Mix (Mike #5 – Thomas Dolby)

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Squat Cobbler 124: This old bunker

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC124A.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSTangent Tally: 0!! This week we mix things up a it and discuss our “shelter at home” projects. Kelly’s project… my first retaining wall            This bad boy will be 20-22 feet long and probably 4 runs of pavers Dr. Mike’s project – Liquor cabinet restore and upgrade     You really need to listen to the rich history of this liquor cabinet. In addition to restoring it, Mike plans to add a hidden game system. Bonus … Continue reading