Squat Cobbler 33: Tales of Pirates and Snews

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC33.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAfter determining there are fewer parallels between Jesus and Mike than Mike originally thought, we get on with the show… Kelly’s recommendation – Pirates of the Caribbean – Dead Men Tell No Tales OK, it’s a Pirates movie, but one of the better ones.  Fun. great special effects, implausible scenes galore, and a cgi Depp.  What more can you want? Mike’s recommendation – Snews Tony (@TonySolo on Twitter), co-host of the former Snarkalec Radio internet radio show/YouTube thingie with Mike and Kelly, and Dylan (@Holidill) host a monthly YouTube … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 27 – Ice Cream and Soy Sauce

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC27.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week is not for the children.  Fair Warning. Mike’s bandmate Corey joins the show and things get off to a rocky start right off the bat regarding the episode number.  Then Mike is Mike.  Then the recommendations… Mike’s Recommendation – Synthwave artist Vampire Stepdad Synth wave music plus a vampire pitching why he will be awesome as your step dad.  Full show below. Corey’s Recommendation – Critical Role Critical Role on the Geek and Sundry YouTube channel features several outstanding voice actors playing Dungeons & Dragons.  They are … Continue reading

Episode 133 – Swords Galore

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS133.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKelly can’t pass up another chance to praise The Sword and the Sorcerer movie. Also there’s a toad, and maybe a cat. Mel’s Recommendation: Video: Man At Arms and Man At Arms Reforged on the AWE me Channel I am ridiculously fascinated by this show. Basically some amazing artisans make REAL WEAPONS from movies and games. Seriously, check out the Lich King’s sword from Warcraft. So. Cool. The entire playlist is below. Watch it.   Here’s the sword from The Sword and the Sorcerer, if you have managed to miss … Continue reading

Episode 131- Crafting Some Extreme Sports

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS131.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSKelly quizzes Mel on sportsball. You don’t want to miss it. Mel’s Recommendation: YouTube Channel: Yvonne Williams of Back To Earth Creations Yvonne does it all y’all: Wire wrapped jewelry, chainmail jewelry, polymer clay, cosplay, leather crafting, gardening, and urban homesteading. Yvonne is one of the happiest people on YouTube, y’all. She makes me a little happier every time I watch her videos. I just want to say that I was following her BEFORE Adam Savage posted her Dragon Eye of Sauron video. So there. Anyway, go watch it; … Continue reading

Squat Cobbler 20 – More Alice and More Scooby Doo Than You Expect

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC20.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAll hell breaks loose this week.  Not a show for the kiddos.  Eventually. Kelly’s Recommendation Super Duper Alice Cooper – Documentary One of the best Alice Cooper documentaries out there.  This sheds new (or more) light on the group’s breakup and the “lost albums” Alice did in the 80s.  Alice, Dennis Dunaway, Iggy Pop and John Lydon all join in on the fun.  And Alice’s mom too. Mike’s Recommendation – (please read below) Mike recommended cosplay porn this week as a way to bring our country together and heal. … Continue reading

Episode 128 -Give Vader some Props

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS  Kelly’s Recommendation: Documentary: I Am Your Father This is a doc about David Prowse, the actor who physically played the role of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy. Available on Netflix (for subscribers). He was also known as the Green Cross Code Man in Britain; a character that taught children about crosswalk safety. See the video here for a reprisal of the role, only for adults this time. The film seeks to tell the story of how and why David was possibly blackballed by LucasFilm back in … Continue reading

Episode 98 – Pressure Tape

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS98.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSCrazy videos and crazy cooking.  Who could ask for more? Kelly’s Recommendation: Movie: Tapeheads (1988) John Cusack and Tim Robbins start form a video production company… Lots of musical artists make appearances: Don Cornelius (Soul Train), Weird Al, Ted Nugent, Courtney Love, and more! Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles commercial…     Mel’s Recommendation: YouTube Channel: Simple Daily Recipes The video channel of Jill McKeever who makes vegan and oil free meals in a neato pressure cooker called an Instant Pot. She has a lot of fun with this folks … Continue reading

Episode 89 – Dead Forge

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS89.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week we discuss a great zombie series and how to make a forge to craft weapons to fight them. Mel’s Recommendation: TV Series: Dead Set A Zombie Apocalypse hits on Elimination Night of Big Brother UK. Created by Charlie Brooker in 2008, it combines satire and horror to give you a gory look at the Zombie Apocalypse. Mel loved the ending! And it’s available on Youtube for FREE! Sorry, “they” won’t let me embed it. Go clicky that link! Kelly’s Recommendation: Youtube Channel: Grant Thompson – The King … Continue reading

Episode 87 – AV Club

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS87.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week Mel and Kelly recommend some audio and video fun… Mel’s Recommendation: Website: GraphicAudio.net: A Movie In Your Mind A cool company that adapts books into an amazing listening experience with a full cast of voice actors and sound effects. Their audiobooks are available as both cd’s and as mp3, m4B, and FLAC. If you go the download route, you can use their app (iOS, Android) to download your books. I just finished City of the Lost by Stephen Blackmoore and loved it! His first Eric Carter book, … Continue reading

Episode 71 – Go Loopy for Lost Wax

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS71.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode you can learn to make a steampunk hat, and then hang it up ANYWHERE. Mel’s Recommendation: Website/ YouTube Channel: Lost Wax Yes, more crafting awesomeness. You know I can’t resist Steampunk! ~M Lost Wax is the name of Chris Huebert’s website and YouTube channel. He creates amazingly beautiful steampunk jewelry and also has a number of fun, affordable DIY Steampunk tutorials on Youtube. The tutorial videos are free to watch, but for the detailed plans (with full templates, etc) you give him a few bucks at … Continue reading