Show 125 – Xmas Party Review, Hockey in Houston?

Show 125 starts with Stig and Bill telling what they are drinking this week and what’s coming up on the show.

Musical Break – Def Leppard “Hysterical”

At 3:30, Bill and Stig talk about the happenings around the annual party at Bill’s house. It all started with the Texan’s Tom Savage injury this week. The logistics and placement of the shot block are covered as well as food truck mechanics.

Musical Break – Bubba Coletrane “Shot Block Party”

At 14:56, Stig and Bill consider when the sexual issues will hit the local and state level government. Bill tells results from the HISD elections. Stig rants against his debit card.

Music Break – REM “So. Central Rain”

At 23:00, Bill and Stig cover the NHL expansion and Houston’s role. The Rockets continue to roll. A few other upcoming events are mentioned and the show closes with what’s new for the guys.

Show 124 – Back and Better Than Ever! Vegas and DFW!!

Show 124 starts with apologies to the listeners about the lack of publishing after the World Series. Bill and Stig talk about their beers and what’s coming up on the show.

At 4:28, Stig relates a few stories from Las Vegas and a brush with greatness? Bill also tells about the Board Gaming Convention he attended in the DFW area.

Board Gaming Gift Guide

At 12:50, Stig gives Bill props for his college team loss. The discussion moves to the halftime performance. The fine at Auburn is also discussed and then the conversation moves back to College Station and Rice Uni. The university talk moves to another medical school here.

At 21: 20, Stig tells about biking and the lane on Lamar. Stig then tells about the MLS in Europe. Bill talks about the controversy out in Ft. Bend county about words. Bill’s cat is a killer. A local brewery moves. The show wraps up with the normal segment of what’s new for the pair.

Show 122 – Astros win ALCS, Swedish Death Cleaning

Show 122 starts with a more pleasant recording environment and a few corrections and questions. The pair also talk about what’s coming up on the show.

Musical break – Boyfriend “Love Means”

At 4:36, the segment starts with championship sporting news, specifically the awesomeness that is Dynamo soccer. Stig and Bill then break down the Astros winning the ALCS. Stig tells an old story of Jose Altuve meeting Justin Verlander.

At 13:36, Stig asks you to check out the website at  Stig then introduces Bill to the concept of Swedish death cleaning which turns into a discussion about keeping all of your music and movie media. The pair also talk about 3D printing for children. Party on the Plaza returns to a new location.

At 22:05, Stig asks Bill about a new app. Bill downloads a new support app. Bill tells us about the upcoming Houston City Streets. The guys wrap the show up sharing what’s new to them.

Show 121 – 2017 Moonlight Ramble

Moonlight Ramble 2017

Show 121 starts with Bill and Stig fighting for audio levels over the trivia host. A preview of what is coming up on the show is included.

At 3:44, the segment begins with a discussion of drink choices for the game viewing. Stig and Bill then talk about the 2017 Moonlight Ramble which they both took part in.

At 13:04, Stig and Bill talk about the Astros series over the week in New York. Texans and Rockets are also included in the sports segment.

At 1915, Bill and Stig wrap up the short show with what is new to them, Bill has advice, Stig eats fancy tacos.

Show 120 – Day for Night for Women, Piggy’s, Dream Girl

Show 120 starts with Bill and Stig talking about the premature reporting of Tom Petty’s death. Also discussed, what’s coming up during the rest of the show.

At 4:25, the segment starts with beer selections for the week. Stig and Bill then discuss Day for Night being a woman-centric festival.

Texas Monthly on Dayfornight

Also discussed is the shift of Nina Diaz, from the band Girl in a Coma, to also performing as a solo artist.

Houston Press on Nina Diaz

Music Break – Tom Petty “Time to Move On”

At 14:16, Bill shares some updates on the Texas Legislature especially regarding Joe Straus. Stig brings the news on jury assembly rooms downtown, a post-Harvey sad story.

At 23:16, Stig updates a parole hearing. Bill shares legal news concerning the downtown tigers. Stig and Bill then work the sports segment with Astros and Texans news.

At 37:37, Bill and Stig share what’s new for them this week. Bill goes to a new eatery, Stig watches a disturbing film.


Dream Girl

Show 119 – Houston’s New Beaches, Handling the 24/7 News Cycle

Show 119 starts with Stig verifying Bill’s Instagram account and a little talk about the recording environment. The two reveal their beverage selections and preview what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:57, Stig poses the question, “How do you deal with the 24/7 news cycle?”. Bill and Stig discuss how to cope.

Music Break – William Hong “Rocket Man”

At 15:48, Stig mentions the Swamplot photo essay of the silt deposits around Buffalo Bayou. Stig then talks about the UH/Texas Tech game and contrasts that with the Dash game. A bit of news regarding the Texans and Astros is also covered.

At 24:49, Bill and Stig talk about the rain finally returning for the first time since the hurricane and resulting stress.

At 29:20, Bill and Stig wrap up the episode with what’s new for them, Stig highlights a color, Bill mentions some television.