Tonight we have Churba and Nelson! Also, some students I TA for (but in the after-show-show). Topics: The Physicality of our Technology http://qz.com/177552 Online Gaming and Livestreaming http://www.dailydot.com/esports/league-of-legends-reddit-twitch-plays-pokemon/ Nelson’s thing: The Magicians Churba’s thing: The Diamond Club Victor’s thing: Forbidden Fire Contest: Email Victor a funny literary thing and, if your thing is selected, you will …
On tonight’s show, Thaed joins us! Topics: Changes in technology requires cultural change. Data wants to be free, but should it be? Bill Nye vs Ken Ham debate Churba’s Thing: Porn 101 Nelson’s Things: AText and Mondo2000 Victor’s Thing: Thing of the Day!
Tonight on the show… we basically had no idea what we were going to talk about, but at least we own up to it! We’ve got Churba and Nelson!
Tonight, we’re running an energetic skeleton crew with Churba and Nelson! Topics: Topics: Should people be arrested for not returning library books? http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504083_162-57610429-504083/booked-texas-man-jory-enck-arrested-for-failing-to-return-study-guide-to-library-report-says/ Bilingual people apparently have a different personality for each language: Have you noticed this?http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2013/11/multilingualism?fsrc=scn/fb/wl/tr/differentpersonalitieslanguage An Argentinian Car mechanic invented a new device to ease childbirth. Our panel shares crazy inventions they’ve found. …
Tonight we had Ro, Scott Johnson, Nelson, and Churba! Topics: Let’s discuss the Shutdown of the United States Government! Is it ethical to edit your own Wikipedia account? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conflict-of-interest_editing_on_Wikipedia http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120124/12113517528/making-case-pr-pros-editing-wikipedia.shtml http://www.quora.com/Wikipedia/Is-it-ethical-to-edit-a-wikipedia-page-that-is-about-yourself-or-a-group-event-you-are-affiliated-with Sepukku by legal potentia: Encryption and Privacy services throwing themselves on their swords to keep the NSA from getting to them. http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2013/10/cryptoseal-vpn-shuts-down-rather-than-risk-nsa-demands-for-crypto-keys/ Ro’s Thing: …
On tonight’s show, we have Nelson and our old friend Viga! We take a very mellow approach to this show in light of all the seriousness in the news recently and talk about Water on Mars, Viga’s perspective on the shootings in DC, and people being left on Mars. Viga’s link: MLP Po-Mo Nelson’s thing: …
Earlier in the year, we did a special episode of Friday Night Partly Line in the style of the British trivia game show “QI”. It was so much fun I’ve decided that we’re going to do it again! On the show tonight: Nathan “Neito” Malynn, Omar (from Atomic Trivia War 9000), Thaed, and Churba Thaed’s …
Tonight on Friday Night Party Line, we have Nelson, Andrew, Churba, and special in-studio guest Amanda Fiero! Topics: Edward Snowden and transparency in government et al E3, the new consoles, and how DRM affects things Sony and Disney’s move to, apparently, kill theaters. (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/24/sony-disney-streaming_n_3490750.html) Smart Homes!