Give That Some Thought Podcast

GTST 222: Astroturfing for Bernie

There’s some discussion about various online platforms and the purpose they serve. There’s some ranting about the chinese and socialism, and an explanation of the sabre rattling between Iran and the US, and some discussion on Illinois’ recreational marijuana. We also breakdown the Gervais monologue, the state of conspiracy culture in general, and how the monologue factors in.
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GTST 222: Astroturfing for Bernie

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GTST Episode 33: Give That Some God

Matt and Addison talk briefly about Game of Thrones. (Matt talks about it) Then based on a “news” story, they talk about how punch-able Jay Leno is and some of the highlights of his career. There’s discussion about Hillary Clinton having said that her favorite book of all time is the Bible and why that might be the case. Then they talk about discipleship in the context of the American church, and they wrap up discussing Ricky Gervais’ recent conversation with “God” (@TheTweetOfGod) on Twitter.

GTST Episode 33: Give That Some God

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GTST Episode 33: Give That Some God

TV Teardown #5: Game of Thrones Ratings, The Newsroom, Derek, Louie

Matt and Addison talk about the Game of Thrones picture that the White House tweeted, and then discuss the 7.2 million viewership on the past episode of Game of Thrones. Then they talk about ratings for all TV shows being aired live, vs. on demand viewings. They teardown the Ricky Gervais Netflix series Derek as well as discuss Gervais’ work with Stephen Merchant, and how TV reviewers approach television and what makes good TV vs. bad TV. They wrap up with a brief conversation about House of Cards creator Beau Willimon’s comments about viewer numbers, a discussion on FX’s Louie, and bring up a recurring segment with a slight twist “Why Game of Thrones Sucks.”

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TV Teardown #4: Game of Thrones, Silicon Valley, Walking Dead

Matt and Addison talk about Game of Thrones. (Addison let’s Matt talk about Game of Thrones) The guys briefly talk about the office, HBO’s new show “Silicon Valley”, Mad Men, and a new round of “why The Walking Dead sucks.” They discuss Sherlock (BBC), The Office, Doctor Who, and the Netflix series Derek. Matt also tears down “Turn” the new AMC show about America’s first spy ring during the Revolutionary War era. The guys also take some time to talk about Stephen Colbert getting the Late Show next year with David Letterman’s retirement. Lastly they talk about an alternate universe full of Frank Underwoods.

**SPOILERS**

  • The Walking Dead (AMC) S04

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