Show Page – A Saul and Battery “Nacho” S1:E3

On February 16th at 10:15pm Central time, Melissa and I return to discuss the latest “Better Call Saul” episode… “Nacho”… with special guest Mike (@officialpagan)!!  To connect with us via Google+ Hangout on February 16th at 10:15pm Central time, go here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/c462b7g8ugvu1evcivqr44gc29k If G+ is not your thing, you can view the show live and later “not so live” off of: Kelly’s YouTube channel Note: the video will show up on Kelly’s channel when we go live at 10:15pm Central We will recap the episode, share our reactions, and each pick a favorite quote from the show. Here is how YOU … Continue reading

Episode 59 – Toads of War

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS59.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSThis week we tell a tale of Bulltoads, Towers, and World War I. Enjoy. Mel’s Recommendation:   Game App: Dungeon Flicker by Gree Inc. This is a RPG Tower game that is FREE on both iOS and Android! Your anonymous hero advances through through each floor of the tower which consist of 16 rooms. But be careful, you only have so many moves to reach the exit. Work your way to the top, slaying monsters (like the Bulltoad), earn gold, and … Continue reading

Episode 56 – Librarians, desolation, and a threat from Mel

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS56.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSIn this episode we revisit two of our favorite things… abandoned places and quirky sci-fi awesomeness. Kelly’s Recommendation: Series: Forgotten Planet Available on Netflix This series has 6 episodes that cover abandoned places. “Explore buildings and whole cities that have been cast off by humanity and forgotten by time. But why did people abandon these once-thriving places?” You will visit Chernobyl, Detroit (once considered “the Paris of the Midwest”), where the irradiated Bikini Island ships were brought to study (oops), Gary … Continue reading

Episode 53 – Freddie and the Dragon Rebels

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Episode 47 – Eat and drink like you ******* care

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS47.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS  Mel’s Recommendation: Book: Thug Kitchen: Eat Like You Give a F*ck A HILARIOUSLY profane vegetarian book from the folks over at ThugKitchen.com. The F word abounds. Abounds! Be warned, this is not a cookbook you want to give to your grandma though…. unless your grandma is AWESOME! The Book Trailer below contains awesomeness and a lot of BAD WORDS.   Kelly’s Recommendation: TV Series: Drunk History on Comedy Central Drunk History started out as a skit on Funny or Die, but … Continue reading

Episode 41 – Creepy Cute

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Episode 35 – Mel reads, Matt acts, Kelly equivocates

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS35.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSSNurture and Support’s favorite pro bono voice over guy, Matt Shivers joined us once again.  SPOILER ALERT: At the end of the show Mel and Kelly start talking Breaking Bad again – they can’t help themselves. Mel’s Recommendation: Blah blah 4 book trilogy, blah blah (awesome cover pics) Click the Pics to unfurl the awesome.     Book Trilogy: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn by Tad Williams This Epic Fantasy actually consisted of 4 paperbacks because the last book had to be … Continue reading

Episode 34 – Books about Mormons and Witches. What could go wrong?

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Episode 32 – Anime, Manga, and a Sharktopus!

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‘The Magicians’ Update!

The folks over at Syfy have greenlit a pilot based on ‘The Magicians’ by Lev Grossman. If you’ve forgotten, we talked about that book back on Episode 26. This could be pretty cool! The author had this to say about the news: On Wednesday night I got a call from my producer and the two geniuses who’ve been working on the pilot script for the Magicians TV show since literally last August. They were standing around a speakerphone yelling. Word had come down: Syfy greenlit us. They’re making the pilot. This is a big break for me. I’ve been talking to people … Continue reading