Nurture & Support 177: A visit with book author Scott William Foley

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Squat Cobbler 131: Album Review of Tubeway Army by Tubeway Army (featuring Gary Numan)

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Nurture & Support 176: Book and Battlefield Walk YouTube Channel Recommendations

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Squat Cobbler 130: Checking In (Squat on the Issues)

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Squat Cobbler 129: Review of Guns N’ Roses album Chinese Democracy

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Squat Cobbler 128: Review of Don’t Give Up by Alice Cooper

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Nurture & Support 175: Movie props and book reader goodies

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Squat Cobbler 127: Cobbler Mix (Kelly #5)

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Want to hang out with Gerald Webb?

Want to hang out with Gerald Webb? Well, you can at 9PM Eastern, 8PM Central, 6PM Pacific this Wednesday, May 13. We will be watching Gerald’s directorial debut in “$TACK$”.  $TACK$ is a nail biting dramatic short film (7 min 26 seconds) dripping with social commentary on our post Covid-19 world. Bog Panda is honored to host and have Gerald join Mike and I via “watch party” software available on Kosmi.com.  Kosmi requires no account, no download, and can be accessed via desktop, laptop, tablet or phone (both Android and iOS). To join us, just click on this link: https://app.kosmi.io/room/bohc9 The … Continue reading

Nurture & Support 174: Mel and Kelly talk about what to buy on Amazon (again)

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