Episode 128 -Give Vader some Props

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | 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 … Continue reading

Episode 98 – Pressure Tape

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS98.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | 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 … Continue reading

Episode 89 – Dead Forge

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Episode 87 – AV Club

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Episode 71 – Go Loopy for Lost Wax

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Episode 70 – Digging E.T.’s Threads

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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 56 – Librarians, desolation, and a threat from Mel

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Episode 38 – Alice Cooper’s army meets Bloaty Head

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS38.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSSKelly listens to more Alice Cooper and shows us Alice in France while Mel pretends to be a doctor in Theme Hospital and hunts a very elusive Raptr. Kelly’s Recommendation:  Music: Special Forces by ALICE COOPER  Special Forces is a 1981 album by the one and only Alice Cooper that’s the middle one of the three “Blackout Albums” that Alice does not actually remember recording in the early 80s. The album photos and tour featured the biggest departure from Alice’s “traditional” … Continue reading