Mon, 28 November 2016
Last week (and in several episodes prior), SOTW made comments about Kanye West's meltdown during one of his infamous rants. This week, the megastar has checked into a hospital over what one can only assume is a mental illness. Ty, Ben and Geoff discuss the harsh realities of mental illnesses and how everyone can learn from Kanye West's recent battle. Also in Episode 311:
0:00 - An Intro Ty Has Been Waiting 7+ Years For
4:45 - Ben's Show Suggestion: "The Get Down"
12:15 - Thanksgiving 2016
21:10 - Word of the Year: Post-truth
29:20 - Sounds of the Week:
1:16:45 - Movie Star, Porn Star, Loser
Songs: (All songs by 311) "Do You Right," "Homebrew," "Evolution," "Sick Tight"
Direct download: Episode_311__Post-truth_Post-sanity.mp3
Category:episodes -- posted at: 12:00am CST
Sun, 20 November 2016
After an exhausting few weeks with the presidential election, SOTW decided to relax and do a more light-hearted show. With nothing but negativity making headlines, the guys decide to skip the news and play America's favorite game: Google Feud. Also in Episode 310:
0:00 - Super Fun Time Happy Intro
5:55 - Shaun King Story Update
19:45 - The Stepmill is Dumb AF
29:10 - Sounds of the Week:
1:25:05 - Google Feud
Songs: R.E.M. - "Shiny Happy People," Tegan and Sara - "Everything is Awesome," James Brown - "I Feel Good"
Direct download: Episode_310__Super_Fun_Time_Happy_Show.mp3
Category:episodes -- posted at: 11:30pm CST
Sun, 13 November 2016
The world witnessed what is potentially one of the most historical weeks in American politics - and perhaps American history - as Donald J. Trump won the presidential election after unexpectedly defeating Hillary Clinton. Millions of Americans are up in arms and worried about the future of the United State of America. Will Trump lead this country forward or to destruction? Also in Episode 309:
0:00 - Apocalyptic Intro
30:10 - Sounds of the Week:
52:45 - Trump Will Be The 45th President
1:24:50 - The Future of the United States
Songs: R.E.M. - "It's The End Of The World," Leonard Cohen - "Everybody Knows," Tool - "Ænima," The Doors - "The End"
Direct download: Episode_309__Make_America_Hate_Again.mp3
Category:episodes -- posted at: 8:04pm CST
Mon, 7 November 2016
Americans will elect the 45th president of the United States of America on Tuesday, Nov. 8, but they will be also be voting for several local and state officials as well. To make sure voters are making informed decisions, Ty, Ben and Geoff break down the Missouri and Kansas ballots and discuss state amendments on the ballots nationwide. Also on Episode 308:
0:00 - Democracy Intro
7:30 - Awkward Retail Transactions
15:40 - Sounds of the Week:
42:50 - Kansas Ballot and Other State Amendments
1:04:10 - Missouri Ballot
Songs: The Replacements - "Election Day," Radiohead - "Electioneering," Korn - "Politics," Alice Cooper - "Elected"