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Friends Talking Nerdy

Friends Talking Nerdy

By Tim Jousma/Tee Kittle
Think about it. Being nerdy is simply being passionate about a topic. On each episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, The Reverend Tracy, Tim Jousma, Professor Aubrey, and an assortment of characters gather together to discuss what has piqued their passion on any given week. We would love for you to join in on the conversation.

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Talking About Universal Basic Income - Episode 257

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Talking About 1986 in Music - Episode 260
On this episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, join Tim Jousma as he discusses his 10 favorite songs from 1986. The songs discussed this episode include: Shot in the Dark - Ozzy Osbourne Master of Puppets - Metallica Why Can't This Be Love - Van Halen Talk Dirty to Me - Poison Walk This Way (feat. Aerosmith) - Run DMC Invisible Touch - Genesis Wild Wild Life - Talking Heads Paul Revere - Beastie Boys You Can Call Me Al - Paul Simon Push It - Salt-N-Peppa With everything going on in the world, please consider helping The Trevor Project if you can. They are currently looking for a trained remote Crisis Support Counselor. Consider supporting the ACLU as well. The attack on the Trans community will end up in court rooms around the country. Supporting the ACLU in any way helps give voice to the voiceless. Consider supporting The Brigid Alliance. Attacks on abortion are at an all time high. The Brigid Alliance helps people arrange funds and support for people looking to have an abortion. As always, we wish to thank Christopher Lazarek for his wonderful theme song. Head to his website for information on how to purchase his EP, Here's To You, which is available on all digital platforms. Head to our website for more information about the show. We welcome the newest show to the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network, Excelsior Journeys with George Sirois is available at this link. Follow us on Twitter at @FTNerdy, @TheRevTracy, @timjousma, and @genghisfaery Follow Friends Talking Nerdy on Instagram. Check out Season One of The TnT Review at this link. Join us on Wednesdays on the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network for the latest episodes of Hump Day with Tim and the Professor at this link. Follow Their Voices on Twitter @TheirVoices_Pod Check out their podcast at this link.
17:51
July 02, 2022
From The Archives: Talking About Abortion - Episode 259
From our archives: On this episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, join The Reverend Tracy and Tim Jousma as they talk about abortion. Articles mentioned during the show: Abortion - Top 15 Arguments For and Against - ProCon.org Abortion laws: Jewish faith teaches life does not start at conception (usatoday.com) Factors associated with spontaneous abortion: a cross-sectional study of Chinese populations - PMC (nih.gov) The Role of Reproductive Hormones in Postpartum Depression - PMC (nih.gov) Texas foster care crisis getting worse, former case worker says | KXAN Austin 6 Myths About Abortion | Time Medical Tourism and the Destination Country's Poor With everything going on in the world, please consider helping The Trevor Project if you can. They are currently looking for a trained remote Crisis Support Counselor. Consider supporting the ACLU as well. The attack on the Trans community will end up in court rooms around the country. Supporting the ACLU in any way helps give voice to the voiceless. Consider supporting The Brigid Alliance. Attacks on abortion are at an all time high. The Brigid Alliance helps people arrange funds and support for people looking to have an abortion. As always, we wish to thank Christopher Lazarek for his wonderful theme song. Head to his website for information on how to purchase his EP, Here's To You, which is available on all digital platforms. Head to our website for more information about the show. We welcome the newest show to the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network, Excelsior Journeys with George Sirois is available at this link. Follow us on Twitter at @FTNerdy, @TheRevTracy, @timjousma, and @genghisfaery Follow Friends Talking Nerdy on Instagram. Check out Season One of The TnT Review at this link. Join us on Wednesdays on the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network for the latest episodes of Hump Day with Tim and the Professor at this link. Follow Their Voices on Twitter @TheirVoices_Pod Check out their podcast at this link.
01:17:23
June 25, 2022
Talking about Gaslands and Table-Top Crafting with Chris Trent and Benjamin Popp - Episode 258
On this episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, join The Reverend Tracy and Tim Jousma as they talk to Chris Trent and Benjamin Popp about the table-top game Gaslands and the table-top crafting that goes along with that game. To check out the work of Chris and Benjamin, click on the links below: How To Be Awkward - A Gaslands Page By Chris Trent Making a TOY CAR into an overgrown HORROR | Eldritch Tree Monster - YouTube With everything going on in the world, please consider helping The Trevor Project if you can. They are currently looking for a trained remote Crisis Support Counselor. Consider supporting the National Network of Abortion Funds. Attacks on abortion are at an all-time high. Any help would be appreciated. Consider supporting the ACLU as well. The attack on the Trans community will end up in court rooms around the country. Supporting the ACLU in any way helps give voice to the voiceless. Consider supporting The Brigid Alliance. Attacks on abortion are at an all time high. The Brigid Alliance helps people arrange funds and support for people looking to have an abortion. As always, we wish to thank Christopher Lazarek for his wonderful theme song. Head to his website for information on how to purchase his EP, Here's To You, which is available on all digital platforms. Head to our website for more information about the show. We welcome the newest show to the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network, Excelsior Journeys with George Sirois is available at this link. Follow us on Twitter at @FTNerdy, @TheRevTracy, @timjousma, and @genghisfaery Follow Friends Talking Nerdy on Instagram. Check out Season One of The TnT Review at this link. Join us on Wednesdays on the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network for the latest episodes of Hump Day with Tim and the Professor at this link. Follow Their Voices on Twitter @TheirVoices_Pod Check out their podcast at this link.
01:02:22
June 18, 2022
Talking About Universal Basic Income - Episode 257
On this episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, join The Reverend Tracy and Tim Jousma as they talk about tipping and Universal Basic Incomes. Articles mentioned in this episode include: Internet Backs Drive-Thru Customer Who Says 'Tipping Culture' Is 'Out of Control' (newsweek.com) Couple who work as waitresses show how much they make in tips during on normal Saturday: ‘Dream life’ (yahoo.com) Some restaurants are abandoning tipping in favour of paying their staff higher wages - The Globe and Mail 20 Key Pros & Cons Of Tipping in Restaurants - E&C (environmental-conscience.com) Universal Basic Income Pros and Cons - Top 3 Arguments For and Against (procon.org) Luke_WP2_Web.pdf (bath.ac.uk) Study Finds People Given Basic Income Are Likely to Keep Working (futurism.com)
02:01:57
June 11, 2022
Talking About Cancel Culture - Episode 256
On this episode of Friends Talking Nerdy, join The Reverend Tracy and Tim Jousma as they talk about the results of the Johnny Depp/Amber Heard trial as well as go into a deeper discussion about Cancel Culture. The article mentioned during this episode is: Cancel Culture Top 3 Pros and Cons (procon.org) With everything going on in the world, please consider helping The Trevor Project if you can. They are currently looking for a trained remote Crisis Support Counselor. Consider supporting the National Network of Abortion Funds. Attacks on abortion are at an all-time high. Any help would be appreciated. Consider supporting the ACLU as well. The attack on the Trans community will end up in court rooms around the country. Supporting the ACLU in any way helps give voice to the voiceless. Consider supporting The Brigid Alliance. Attacks on abortion are at an all time high. The Brigid Alliance helps people arrange funds and support for people looking to have an abortion. As always, we wish to thank Christopher Lazarek for his wonderful theme song. Head to his website for information on how to purchase his EP, Here's To You, which is available on all digital platforms. Head to our website for more information about the show. We welcome the newest show to the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network, Excelsior Journeys with George Sirois is available at this link. Follow us on Twitter at @FTNerdy, @TheRevTracy, @timjousma, and @genghisfaery Follow Friends Talking Nerdy on Instagram. Check out Season One of The TnT Review at this link. Join us on Wednesdays on the Friends Talking Nerdy Podcast Network for the latest episodes of Hump Day with Tim and the Professor at this link. Follow Their Voices on Twitter @TheirVoices_Pod Check out their podcast at this link.
01:54:16
June 04, 2022