Episode 67 – Fire and Apple

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Episode 66 – Hurricane Brocka

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Episode 62 – Songs and Snacks of the Dead Santa

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Episode 60 – Crafty vinyl angels

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Episode 59 – Toads of War

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Episode 54 – Dark Ambient and Minor Death Gods

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Episode 52 – One Year!!!!

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Episode 51- Do Hawks and Robots like Acid Bubblegum?

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Episode 50 – Andy Warhol and the Cube

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Episode 45 – Spiders, Wasps, and Helicopters

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS45.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSSThe super-awesome Rachael Rigda (@RSRigda) joins us this episode.  Rachael lives in Australia.  When it is Tuesday here, it is Wednesday there, so Kelly is convinced she lives IN THE FUTURE. Future, present, past, this episode you get:  More movies! More music! Mel’s Recommendation: Movie: Big Ass Spider A fabulously funny movie starring Greg Grunberg and directed by Mike Mendez that recently landed on Netflix. Greg Grunberg and Lombardo Boyar make the best Big Ass Spider Killing Team. It might be … Continue reading