Show 50 – A Skype Show between Arlington and Vegas with Roller Derby, Paris, and UH football.

Show 50 starts with Bill and Stig doing a Skype show between Arlington, Texas and Las Vegas, Nevada.

At 3:28, Stig celebrates our second listener along with another UH football win. Bill switches before UH wins to the Baylor game. Bill discusses Roller Derby finals and media coverage.

At 12:33, Stig starts the segment talking about Vegas and the marathon being held there. Bill talks about public transportation in the Metroplex. Stig then talks about his 20th anniversary and wedding music.

At 20:04, Stig and Bill talk a bit about Astros. Bill has a round of disc golf. Oxford’s Dicitionary word of the year is not a word. The two finish the segment talking about the insane backlash of governors saying refugees are not welcome in certain states.

At 26:56, Bill and Stig finish the show with what’s new to them. Stig is enjoying Bill is watching “Man in the High Castle”.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Out of My Mind” – Brick & Lace
  • “Calling Elvis” – Dire Straits (iTunes)
  • “Beauty of a Dream” – Thomas Dolby (iTunes)
  • “Parlez-moi d’amour” – Dana Boulé

Show 49 – BikeHouston Midnight Ramble and a Coffee Porter Party

Bill is ready to roll!

Bill is ready to roll!

Show 49 starts out with full disclosure of Stig and Bill recording will slightly buzzed. They begin with a little talk about the Real Ale Coffee Porter Party.

At 4:23, Bill and Stig recount riding in the 2015 BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble. The two talk about the route, the attendance, and the ride in general. Stig then talks about finishing the evening at Mongoose vs. Cobra and a wonderful gin drink.

At 18:25, Bill brings light to a story of another Texas city making questionable choices in their elections.

At 24:50, Stig starts the sports segment out with some Twitter news! Rockets and UH football continue to win.

At 30:47, Bill and Stig wrap up the show a little more buzzed than at the beginning. Bill shares a video smash up with the Wizard of Oz, Stig offers a MIT authored offering known as the Infinite Loop Jukebox.

Mongoose vs. Cobra

Music featured in this episode:

  • “That Day Will Come” – Capleton (iTunes)
  • “Wild” – Royal Teeth (iTunes)
  • “Wedding Bells” – John Prine and Lucinda Williams (iTunes)
  • “La Guitara de Becky” – from High Heels

Show 48 – The Death of HERO and Election Coverage

Show 48 starts with Bill and Stig discussing the disappointment of Houston Proposition 1 – the HERO proposition not passing.

HERO outcome by precinct

At 7:30, Stig and Bill continue their conversation about the recent elections including the mayor’s race, the county propositions, as well as the state propositions.

Voter turnout by district

At 17:49, Bill and Stig consider and hate the World Champion KC Royals. There is also discussion about the ramifications of HERO not passing and the Super Bowl and Final Four.

At 25:14, Bill reports on jury news from Georgia. Stig relates a chicken related death. Bill follows up with sad news on the ebola front.

At 31:35, Stig applauds a new website that Bill sent. Bill like a new show on the CW.

My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Music featured in this episode:

  • “A Town Without Pity” – Gene Pitney (iTunes)
  • “After The Love Is Gone” – Earth, Wind and Fire (iTunes)
  • “Sex Type Thing” – Stone Temple Pilots (iTunes)
  • “Sexy Getting Ready Song” – from My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend