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By Shea Smith,Collin Spires,Ross Addicott
A view into the everyday events, and insights of a Homeless individual in today's society from a first hand perspective. Entirely hosted and co hosted by people who are in society s eyes down and out. Are they ?? Find out what it's really like on our side of the street. This is as real as I can bring it to you unscripted street life reality, street life rom those who live it. Our personal perspective. Do the homeless have a voice, they do now, this is that voice.are those who wander lost? You may be surprised!
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Some rough outakes Some New stuff and some reflection.
We have some real gem outakes with Ross including the first Blue dog which Collin thought was hilarious.Shea not so much. Hope you get a laugh from the tents with us as we remember our brother Ross.
August 2, 2021
A shout out to the ladies.And some whine.
A view into life evicted inside and in limbo from 3 lady amigos.
July 24, 2021
Ross' interview
Our sadly missed bros most proudest interview. Ross loved doing interviews and worked hard trying to break down barriers for everyone. We love ya pal.
July 6, 2021
So that was absolutely pointless! Let’s talk about it .
Let’s talk about how the pathway to housing has very windy Rocky cliffs with long drop offs that will surely make you feel like you don’t want to live
July 1, 2021
Don’t drink the Cool Aid
Quick shot of something that’ll make you sick
June 25, 2021
Rambo Mission Shea goes in behind enemy lines solo to get you the damn truth.
Just some intel from Shea’s Recon Mission
June 17, 2021
The closest thing we could do to an EP
This one is for our loyal listeners. Something to chew on while we get the heavy artillery out. Thank you for listening.
May 29, 2021
Blasts from the past with Melva!
This is pre Covid during 7-7. We reach back into the vaults and discuss the weirdness of camping in Beacon Hill when it was just us few campers. Have a blast and let’s hit a homeless idea from the past.
April 26, 2021
Beat it we’re podcasting
You never know what will happen when your podcasting and people walk up behind you in the dark in a scary encampment ...Boo!
April 19, 2021
We just blue past 40 and this is what we feel is adequate and not adequate briefly
We describe what is and isn’t adequate to us. Blue, Don Cherrys dog and the leadership in BC
April 11, 2021
The bald eagle is on the field. And other radio free encampment messages.
What is adequate shelter ? Is it enforced by the government? What is the penalty for refusing it? These and other questions asked by 2 homeless guys.
March 31, 2021
Our response to the Victoria and BC government s latest initiative to house people by Mar .31 /21
Collin and Shea kick the can around about the recent announcement s by the BC government and the City of Victoria, BC .
March 14, 2021
Forgive the propane and in the background we’re talking politics
We re back with some more paper work for bylaw and some more thought s from the tents
February 18, 2021
A brief summary on the action of being scumbagged and other terminology.
We use a few slang words here in the Homeless Idea. This is a brief description of what those words mean.
January 26, 2021
Living in Oak Bay CCans possibilities.
We discuss the madness that is the CRD oak bay and the barriers to shelters
January 4, 2021
Ottosen and Bodi 5 and a game for fighting. Smith 2 unsportsmanlike and a game Spires 5 min elbowing
It turns into a bench clearing brawl barn burner anytime Bodi and Ottosen are anywhere near each other on the ice. Smith still tangles it up with the media and Spires has a hold of Our Places sweater. Oh this one is a mess!
December 30, 2020
We have a soul search
To everyone who listens to the homeless idea we want to kiss you like a sloppy loving cuddling pit bull
December 17, 2020
We have a history with bylaw/ safe shelter works.
Thanks to safe shelter in Victoria we still have no Covid 19 cases amongst the homeless.
December 15, 2020
The 40 dollar cab ride
Our new female perspective on things
December 10, 2020
An interview with Sister 1 and Sister 2 and a little smartfood
A little of what’s happening in the daily life of campers and two community members still struggling to survive the past.
November 30, 2020
KC and the shower gang
A little taste of my production skills that I don’t have
November 18, 2020
A Paul’s Story by Mike
We Podcast at Paul’s Motor Inn a wet Covid 19 government response plan. Seems with all it s problems it is making a difference in people’s lives, here’s proof. Pitfalls and the pluses.
November 16, 2020
Bear Bangers, and Mash finale
We wrap up our first season and give a little taste of what we want to bring.
November 3, 2020
And the wagon rolls into town and the March goes down in stone!
We have a little more of a structured podcast this time :)
October 16, 2020
Just a lil something for Adam Hurling
We’re trying new things but we couldn’t keep our homies waiting thank you for listening
October 14, 2020
The End
Et tu Brutus?
September 23, 2020
So this really is the podcast not blank audio . Ross s intro and NPNA
We have a classic Ross intro And discuss oast NPNA events thanks for the patience :)
September 17, 2020
Pit Study, Decriminalization and Safe Supply
Our Thoughts on the pit study decriminalization safe supply, and Collins thoughts on bylaw again
September 7, 2020
Camp life snapshot and some politics.
Ross Collin and Shea talk camp life and the Victoria street life culture.
September 6, 2020
What more can I say.
The revolution will not be televised
August 31, 2020
After a Humans of Beacon Hill meeting we discuss what was discussed and our thoughts.
Rose James and John join me on a podcast about our thoughts on the realities we face daily for now.
August 19, 2020
We talk about UFBCHouses and get lost in a labyrinth.
Homelessness is a Labyrinth literally
August 10, 2020
Coupongate! The Beacon Hill Drive In Scandal exposes Beacon Hill Drive In are guilty of fraud maybe?
Donna A nice houses person explains her crime of charity ! Beacon hill drive in is guilty of not being nice!!!!
August 6, 2020
War Horse Sandy Fisher and a little something for Stirling
We have some fun with our pal Sandy Fisher, and give some grit to a hater we’re only human
July 29, 2020
This is Rose Henry. A valuable talk to one of Canada’s coolest people.
This is a chat with the super awesome Rose Henry a long time advocate for human rights in Canada. Please forgive the audio I’m still learning
July 27, 2020
Thank you Miss. McNicol we truly appreciate your comments. Bravo.
Just kicking it from a housed cubical that housies use when theyre away from thier safety houses . I don't feel safe here.
July 20, 2020
This is a little commentary about how I personally feel about what is going down.
This is a little commentary about how I personally feel about what is going down. I just said that.
July 16, 2020
Just a little chat about being housed from homelessness.
Ross is back after living indoors for a few weeks and ww talk homes over no homes
July 16, 2020
Saturday in the park ....?
Love to Victoria City Council.
July 11, 2020
All Quiet on the Front...for now.
We have a bit of time to kid around in the trenches and maybe lob some bad jokes at the enemy. As we await the real June 25 deadline. Peace and reason? or revolution? We are probably more anxious than you to find out. We appreciate your support and feedback.
June 8, 2020
We Love London
We are happy to have a good brother back with us Housecat our full time goaltender. LOVE .
May 23, 2020
May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020
Homeless and Law enforcement our view Victoria Police and bylaw.
Here we rate out of 10 stars the Victoria PD We hope things get better. And a general view of our homeless and Law Enforcement.
May 18, 2020
Why do homeless people act so crazy anyway and why should I care.
Generally there is the flail,the farm being scumbagged find out what this all means
May 16, 2020
Episode 4 recorded on Pandora on May7 before the extension was granted hear the growing tension
As time pushes on we discuss what needs to be done from our perspective and what is being done
May 11, 2020
This is our reaction to the way the BC and local government is responding to the homeless.
This is from the tent encampment on Pandora Ave. Victoria BC as we approach the May 9 deadline
May 5, 2020
So here is our attempt at recovering the glory of show one this is kinda like KISS doing there solos
We discuss a lot about the politics of avoiding and solving homelessness in Victoria.
February 28, 2020
Ok here we go
Meet your 3 hosts Shea, Collin and Scott...and hear there mission. As well as listen to there ongoing struggle with Victoria bylaw and there enforcement of a dated ruling about sheltering in Victoria Parks.
December 8, 2019