Show 93 – New President, Reading List, Super Bowl Cleanup

Super Bowl at Hobby Airport

Super Bowl at Hobby Airport

Show 93 starts with a bit of audio from the inauguration and generally the same speech from David Bowie. Stig then gives the corrections for the week and then tries to get the executive producer to say Bill is racist. Bill talks his way out of it. Bill and Stig then share their beverages of choice for the week.

At 7:10, Stig reveals Johnny Manziel’s tweet to the new President and a former tweet from DJT referring to Johnny. Bill then give the alternative attendance story that came out of Dallas this week. Stig then has to talk just a bit about Kellyanne. Bill add some observations about SNL’s viability. Hands

At 16:03, Stig and Bill talk about the Women’s March in Washington, D.C. and around the world. Stig then begins a discussion about the numerous executive orders being issued. Bill then covers a bit of the pipelines being approved. IMG_4838

At 24:10, Stig discusses the changes made in the Hobby District for the upcoming Super Bowl. Included are the changes at Hobby Airport. Next, Stig discusses odds making in Vegas on the Trump presidency. Bill then give a list of books for reading that can help explain our times.

Handmaid’s Tale (Margaret Atwood, 1985)

1984 (George Orwell, 1949)

Brave New World (Aldus Huxley, 1932)

Don Quixote (Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, 1605)

At 39:35, Stig and Bill explain what is new to them for the week. Stig hits middle America, Bill goes to an unfamiliar mall. 

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Future Legend” – David Bowie (iTunes)
  • “Famous Politician” – Poppy (YouTube)
  • “Kellyanne Conway” – Saturday Night Live (YouTube)
  • “I Can’t Keep Quiet” – Milck (YouTube)
  • “Man of La Mancha” – Original 1965 Broadway Cast (iTunes)

 

Show 92 – Super Bowl Events in and around Houston

TD the Super Bowl Mascot

TD the Super Bowl Mascot

Show 92 starts with Bill and Stig talking about results of the previous freeze last week. They also discuss what is coming up on this episode.

At 3:49, Stig mentions the recent Jerry Seinfield show in Sugar Land. Bill and Stig then talk about the upcoming Super Bowl events and relate experiences from the 2004 Super Bowl. A few specific events are covered as well as trains and parking meters.

At 13:37, Stig talks about the mascot for Super Bowl 51 and Bill educates on the new downtown “district”. Bill and Stig then discuss pink hats and day drinking.

At 22:16, Stig talks just a bit about running and the Houston Marathon. Bill and Stig cover the new Killer B’s and Johnny Manziel.

At 28:39, Bill wraps the show up reviewing the recent XanaDudes, Now We Are Here show. Afterwards, Stig tells about Alison Online Education and Bill tells about the new TV show, Emerald City.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “On Noodle Street” – Pink Floyd (iTunes)
  • “Daddy Sang Bass” – Johnny Cash (iTunes)
  • “Get High” – Brandy Clark (iTunes)
  • “Cold Sweat” – J.Period x James Brown

 

 

 

 

Show 91 – Texans Playoff and SB 6

Show 91 starts with a sound byte from Mark Hamill reading a DJ Trump tweet for the new year. Stig mentions it’s Christmas time for him and Bill talks about one of his presents. The pair then covers what coming up on the show.

At 4:27, Stig starts the discussion about the Texans playoff game with Oakland and then, Bill and Stig discuss the upcoming game with the Patriots. Bill mentions the Xanadudes show this weekend at the Continental Club. Stig then mentions his learning about the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio and plans for defacing recording locations.

At 12:31, Bill tries to start a feud between the Muses and the Whiskey Brothers. Stig has a plan for a wall between the U.S. and Canada. Bill gives a bit of trivia on snow and buffalo. Stig and Bill then talk about Senate Bill 6 and strange things happening in Pasadena.

City of the Future from the BBC

At 20:16, Bill talks about the very severe freeze last week. Stig reflects on UH basketball and Hoffeinz Pavillion.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Summer” – Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox  (iTunes)
  • “Weekend in New England” – Barry Manilow (iTunes)

 

Show 90 – Predictions and James Harden

Call to Action

Call to Action

Show 90 starts with some discussion of the differences between wolves and coyotes as well as gunshots.

At 4:30, Stig and Bill discuss various new year predictions including sports, celebrity deaths as well as the various presidential issues that may arise.

At 17:23, Bill and Stig discuss Facebook video and a “bad” gospel singer. Also covered in the segment is James Harden, Bowl game watching, Simone Biles, and Texans’ playoff predictions.

At 25:44, Stig and Bill finish off the show contemplating starting a podcast feud. Stig mentions Bloomington, IN and the King Dough Pizza restaurant. The pair finish the show with what is new to both of them for the week.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Shoot Your Shot” – J. Geils Band  (iTunes)
  • “Too Late God” – Bob Geldof
  • “For The Victims of Ravishment” – Frankie Goes to Hollywood (iTunes)