Show 74 – National Conventions and Texas Legal Updates

Show 74 starts with Bill and Stig giving a brief discussion what’s coming up on the week’s show including RNC and DNC conventions, judicial decisions, and sports.

At 3:59, Stig begins the discussion on the political conventions with trouble finding the speeches on audio. Stig continues talking about music usage in the RNC Convention including a statement by Brian May of Queen. Bill adds his perspective and some things he viewed throughout the week.

At 16:07, Bill talks about two judicial rulings, one about voter ID law and one concerning birth certificates. Stig tell about Governor Greg Abbott demanding the University of Houston’s participation in the Big 12.

At 25:10, Stig starts the sports segment with the streaking Astros. Stig also notes the passing of former Dallas Cowboy star, Robert Newhouse. Stig then discusses the heat at the most recent Dynamo game.

At 33:30, Bill and Stig wrap up the show with what’s new for the week, including at stats website and more television series.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Love And Trust” – Mavis Staples  (iTunes)
  • “Watch Me” – Bella Thorne, Zendaya & Cast of Shake It Up (iTunes)
  • “Banks of the Ohio” – Asylum Street Spankers (Live Recording)
  • “Semi-Charmed Life” – Third Eye Blind (iTunes)

Show 73 – Roller Derby and New Town in City Offering

Show 73 starts with Bill explaining Stig’s beer style to him. There is a short preview on what is coming up in the show.

At 3:28, Bill and Stig give a review of Comic Strip and some of the antics that took place. Stig and Bill then talk a bit about two separate roller derby bouts. Stig shares a few traveling tips from Miami. Bill shares some Town in City Brewing news for White Linen Night.

At 16:54, Bill and Stig discuss the surging Astros. Stig shares a little Tour de France news. Bill does a short update on Elementary and a Star Trek reboot. Stig complains that vacation planning is too difficult.

At 26:50, Stig and Bill wrap up the show with some things that are new to them found this week.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Are You Tired?” – U.S. Army Infantry  (iTunes)
  • “Cosmik Debris” – Frank Zappa (iTunes)


Show 72 – Warehouse Live, Tour de France, and Astros

Comic Strip at Wherehouse Live

Comic Strip at Wherehouse Live

Show 72 starts at Warehouse Live with Stig and Bill discussing what they aren’t drinking and what’s coming up on this episode.

At 3:46, Stig talks about Bill torturing him with various GoFundMe pages. Stig then talks about the promotional insert for the Comic Strip show. Bill and Stig then talk about Mr. Robot 2.0 and the 4th of July holiday. Stig then mentions Freedom over Texas and the Suffers performance.

At 13:58, Bill and Stig turn their attention to the great play of the Astros along with a bit of All-Star game talk. Stig then talks about the second Texan to ever ride the Tour de France.

At 23:17, Bill and Stig talk a little about Sam Demaris and the Whiskey Brothers. Bill then complains about Dan Patrick’s logic with comments after the recent Dallas shooting. Bill and Stig then talk changes in regulations with abortions.

At 29:11, audience members share some comments about Comic Strip. Sam Demaris gives good sound.

At 31:02, Stig and Bill wrap up the show with what new to them this week.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Take A Hint” – Victoria Justice  (iTunes)
  • “Doctor! Doctor!” – Thompson Twins (iTunes)
  • “I Blew It Off” – The Punch Brothers (iTunes)
  • “Naked and Famous” – The Presidents of the United States (iTunes)