Squat Cobbler 76: The Clash – London Calling (review)

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Squat Cobbler 75: Tangent Tally Bacon

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Squat Cobbler 74: Space Issues

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC74.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week Mike and Kelly set a record for tangents prior to the recommendations.  Sorry. Mike’s Recommendation – Technology Connections YouTube Channel This channel is a treasure trove on all sorts of technology tidbits ranging from closed captioning, LEDs, DVD-RAM, Laserdiscs,etc… Mike specifically mentioned the segment on the history of cassette tapes as a “must listen” Kelly’s Recommendation – Walking Dead Our World app Great game play, augmented reality, and zombies (!) in the Pokemon Go meets the Walking Dead app.  … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 73: Cosplay and Retro Gaming

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Squat Cobbler 72: Top 5 Live Albums

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Squat Cobbler 71: Ian Hunter – Welcome to the Club (album review)

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Squat Cobbler 70: Type O Negative – October Rust (album review)

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Squat Cobbler 68+1: The episode we chose not to name

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Squat Cobbler 68: Deep Watch – Endless Fragments of Time (album / EP review)

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