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By Patrick McDonnell
Stories about Urbanism, Design, Government, and Tech. Daily happenings, things I looking into, deconstructions, and life in Anchorage.
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105 | Ryan Witten
Talking to Ryan Witten of Seeds of Change. We talked about Seeds of Change, Leadership Anchorage, Art, the state of Anchorage and everything in between. 
50:55
January 15, 2019
104 | New Podcast Set Up
Talking about my new podcast setup. The equipment I purchased and where I'm hoping to take the podcast next.
05:27
December 15, 2018
103 | Meeting Michael Bloomberg and Pilots
Thoughts on meeting with Michael Bloomberg and my 6 year back history with him that I finally realized.
15:49
November 9, 2018
102 | iPhone Xs
What I can do now that I have the Xs.
04:35
September 23, 2018
101 | Why Voice Is Becoming My Favorite New Content
It feels like voice is the next wave of content production in social media.
03:14
August 28, 2018
100 | What I Learned from 99 Episodes
A hundred episode in, talking about the journey and what I’ve learned.
15:55
August 27, 2018
Becoming a Plant Dad
It’s my first time to ever own plants. Reflecting on having plants for the last couple weeks.
04:42
July 29, 2018
The End of Blockbuster Video
Visiting Blockbuster video for the last time in Anchorage. Thoughts on the era and what it meant to me.
04:50
July 14, 2018
Podcasting Over Blogging
Why I’m abandoning blogging for podcasting.
02:13
July 11, 2018
We Have Earthquakes
What it’s like experiencing an earthquake in Anchorage.
04:00
July 10, 2018
The patrickm02L Podcast
- Why I Change My Name Back to patrickm02L
02:56
July 9, 2018
How I Make My Videos
Breaking Down how I make videos on my iPhone and Nikon DSLR. - Two Primary Devices I Use for Making My Vids - How I Edit My Vids - Publishing My Vids
08:51
July 9, 2018
I'm in a Bunch of Clubs
Talking about some of the Clubs I'm in, Clubs I'm starting, and how to start your own Club.
04:43
July 3, 2018
Showing the Mayor’s Staff How To Podcast on Anchor
I Live Demoed How To Use Anchor for the Mayor’s Staff.
02:14
June 25, 2018
A Letter to Congress About SNAP
Went to a Results training to hear about SNAP and write a letter to Congress expressing the importance of keeping Alaskans strong!
06:55
June 21, 2018
100 Push-ups a day for a week and Running 2-a-days
Trying some new fitness challenges to break up my routine. Inspired by David Goggins and company.
08:21
June 18, 2018
Attack of Homeless Man by Two Teens on Ship Creek Trail
If your default is to harm homeless people you’re an asshole in my book.
05:30
June 11, 2018
Rethinking My Podcast
02:11
June 11, 2018
Week 21 Recap
20 Sunday: Driving Muldoon, Arboretum, and a Moose 21 Monday: Some Runnin’ and Some Preppin’ 22 Tuesday: Assembly Meeting 23 Wednesday: A Brew and Camera Toy 24 Thursday: Joint Community Council Meeting 25 Friday: Watching some Star Wars 26 Saturday: Small Boat Launch, Gov Hill and Pizza
17:01
May 28, 2018
Week 20 Recap
13 Sunday: Road trip to South Anchorage 14 Monday: Mt. View Community Council 15 Tuesday: New Running Trail and Prep for Committees Meeting 16 Wednesday: Downtown Community Council Committees 17 Thursday: Girl Notice Mural in Spenard 18 Friday: Chillin’ and Recovering 19 Saturday: Deadpool, Sleeping, Running
15:14
May 21, 2018
Week 19 Recap
06 Sunday: Donuts, Kincaid, and Maps 07 Monday: Detroit Vlog 08 Tuesday: Short Assembly the the last Arctic Entries 09 Wednesday: Drawing Night! 10 Thursday: Coffee, Akela, Fairview CC, Airport Drinks 11 Friday: Alaska Center Fundraiser 12 Saturday: Mt. View Post, Sat Market, Pop Up Market DT
24:01
May 14, 2018
Week 18 Recap
29-05: One Big Recap, NxN, Detroit with Friends, Avengers
07:59
May 7, 2018
Week 17 Recap
- 22 Sunday: Lazy Sunday - 23 Monday: New Side Project in Development - 24 Tuesday: Assembly Meeting - 25 Wednesday: Coffee and Journalism - 26 Thursday: North by North kick off and Spectral - 27 Friday: North by North and Pizza - 28 Saturday: Last Full Day of North by North
15:08
May 2, 2018
Week 16 Recap
- 15 Sunday: Hiking and Running - 16 Monday: Taxes and a Workshop - 17 Tuesday: Assembly Meeting - 18 Wednesday: DCC Committee Meetings - 19 Thursday: The Spenardian - 20 Friday: Hyperlocal Panel, Volt 49, and Akela Space Opening - 21 Saturday: 50 Birthday Party and Closing Thoughts
15:05
April 23, 2018
Week 15 Recap
- 08 Sunday: Drive down Seward Highway - 09 Monday: Sick and Mountain View Community Council - 10 Tuesday: Still out Sick - 11 Wednesday: Feeling Energized and Completely Recovering - 12 Thursday: Unsettled Sneak Peek at the Anchorage Museum - 13 Friday: Dad’s Birthday and Netflix - 14 Saturday: Panda Express, Netflix and Run
14:26
April 16, 2018
Cohosting: Talking Public Health & Urban Planning w/ Kevin
My first cohosting session on Anchor talking to Kevin from Canada about his interest in Medicine and how it intersects with City Building. Segments: - Using the Co-Hosting Feature & Talking Urban Planning - Conversation about Urban Planning with Kevin - Reflections on My First Co-Hosting Session on Anchor
11:47
April 14, 2018
Week 14 Recap
- 01 Sunday: New format to my Recaps - 02 Monday: Running, getting faster - 03 Tuesday: Election Night - 04 Wednesday: Downtown Community Council and Gold Medal - 05 Thursday: More Running - 06 Friday: Medium Build - 07 Saturday: Cleaning, UFC, and A Quiet Place
18:07
April 9, 2018
Week 13 Recap
- 26 Monday: Seward’s Day and 3D Printing - 27 Tuesday: Taking it Easy with Anchorage History - 28 Wednesday: Ready Player One - 29 Thursday: Launch Alaska Cohort 3 Kick Off - 30 Friday: Party on the Park - 31 Saturday: Last Day of the Month - 01 Sunday: Prepping for April
10:43
April 2, 2018
End of the Month Reflection - March 2018
Reading the Reflection from my List of Stuff post for March: https://medium.com/list-of-stuff/march-2018-list-of-stuff-ad141f818942
02:08
April 1, 2018
Week 12 Recap
- 19 Monday: Journalism for Urbanism - 20 Tuesday: Health and Assembly - 21 Wednesday: Getting Ready for Snowboarding - 22 Thursday: Snowboarding and Casting My Ballot - 23 Friday: Movie, Running, and a New Lens - 24 Saturday: Plain and Simple - 25 Sunday: Sunday Drivin'
17:58
March 26, 2018
Week 11 Recap
Things that happened from 3/12 - 3/18 - 12 Monday: Downtown and Mt. View Community Councils - 13 Tuesday: Keeping it in the House and Anchoring - 14 Wednesday: Remix Demo at the Transportation Department - 15 Thursday: JBER at the Anchorage Museum - 16 Friday: Polar Nights - 17 Saturday: New Microphone, No St. Patrick's Day & a Coke - 18 Sunday: Testing the Mic and driving to Girdwood
19:11
March 19, 2018
Updates to the Podcast
Segments - New Logo, New Medium, simplified Name - A formula for the Format is emerging - Improvements on types of content - On the Horizon
07:13
March 17, 2018
Showing Up
Why showing up is so important, how a Hippy Santa Claus school board candidate reminded me of this, and tactics I use when I show up.
09:02
March 14, 2018
Week 10 Recap
Things that happened from 3/5-3/11. 5 Monday: ML&P Town Hall 6 Tuesday: Anchorage Assembly link: http://anchorageak.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=9&clip_id=6215&meta_id=1259978 7 Wednesday: Downtown Community Council & Arctic Entries 8 Thursday: Fairview Community Council 9 Friday: Anchorage Museum & Writer's Block 10 Saturday & 11 Sunday: Wrinkle in Time & Daylight Savings
16:09
March 12, 2018
patrickm02L Sound Waves Rebrand
Talking about why I’m rebranding, and my custom stingers.
02:48
March 11, 2018
I’m a Chronic Notetaker
I love taking notes. I wanted to share why I do it and tips for how you can do it too. Segments: Intro, How it started, Typing is like playing the saxophone, The way I note take, what I’ve learned, Final thoughts.
12:07
March 11, 2018
Confessions of an Anchorage Assembly Regular
What the Anchorage Assembly is, why I go and participate every other Tuesday, the order of things, audience participation, 3 min testimony rules, and what it means to be a Regular.
14:23
March 7, 2018
Week 09 Recap
Assembly Meeting, Last Day of the Month, Pecha Kucha, First Friday, Iditarod, and much more.
13:59
March 5, 2018
End of the Month - February 2018
Recap of all the thing I did this month. Community events, finance, fitness, the light, and thinking about snowboarding in March.
02:03
March 1, 2018
Seeing the Path Forward on Podcasting
Talking about committing to building out my podcast on Anchor, listening to a lot of other podcasts, the video/podcast phenomenon, how I prep for the podcast, creating a jingle, and types of content I want to produce.
04:59
February 27, 2018
Week 08 Recap
Black Panther, President’s Day, Arctic Entries, Anchor 3.0, Fur Rendezvous, Rondy Dash, And getting ready for the end of the Month.
06:10
February 26, 2018
Thoughts on Anchor's 3.0 Launch
Reflecting on being an Anchor user for a couple of years, getting reacquainted with Anchor 2.0 in July 2017, and loving the cross-integration from phone to web app and back.
06:12
February 24, 2018
Week 07 Recap
Community Council, Assembly, Valentine’s Day, The Moth Live Stories, Urban Farm, Hacking on Problems, and 6 month anniversary in Anchorage.
04:40
February 19, 2018
Anchorage: Storytelling Town
Two night is live storytelling in a row. Anchorage loves telling stories.
02:10
February 16, 2018
Week 06 Recap
Community Councils and a Fashion Talk at the Museum
04:59
February 12, 2018
Week 05 Recap
Talking about the new month, First Friday, Ice skating, preparing for the next 18 months and the upcoming Mayoral election.
04:59
February 5, 2018
On Expert Storytelling
Some thoughts on becoming an expert storyteller. I’m not quite there yet but I can see the path clearly.
03:31
February 5, 2018
Week 04 Recap
Getting back off being sick, Assembly Meeting, Assembly and ADN rabbit hole.
04:55
January 29, 2018
Week 03 Recap
MLK Day, Arctic Entries, Community Councils, getting back light, and getting sick.
02:40
January 22, 2018
Week 02 Recap
Talking about extra curricular government events and a weekend full of ice skating.
04:29
January 15, 2018
Skating for the First Time
Skating for the First Team in My Life. Anchorage Alaska life!
04:22
January 14, 2018
The Future of Movies Is Bright
Talking about Netflix’s movie Bright, and the dawning of a new era of Movie Stardom and streaming platforms.
03:46
January 8, 2018
Week 01 Recap
Recap of things I did this week. Behind the scenes blog of Instagram Live, Shorties about 8hrs of snow, Anchorage’s first ever Pecha Kucha, and watching Hockey on the Lagoon.
04:02
January 8, 2018
How I Instagram
Breakdown of my history, posting behaviors, platform capabilities, content, and why I keep doing it.
04:54
January 8, 2018
Thoughts on Content
Making the distinction between Production, Distribution, and Consumption.
01:56
January 3, 2018
2018 New Years Resolutions
Talking about how I make Resolutions and how I’m focusing on Data, Finance, Media, and Fitness in 2018.
04:59
January 2, 2018
Thoughts on Cryptocurrency
Audio from Instagram Live broadcast. — I talk about why I’m thinking about it, the history, how to buy, and projections into the future.
08:19
December 28, 2017
Merry Christmas from Anchorage
Wishing everyone a Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from the arctic!
01:31
December 26, 2017
A Print from Lucas Eilliot
Story about how I acquired another piece of art from local Anchorage artist Lucas Elliot.
01:57
November 19, 2017
“New Arrivals” Interview!
Alaska Public Radio’s look at people who moved to Anchorage! Interview by Sarah Wilcox!
02:50
November 15, 2017
Rise of GovTech Misunderstood
Reflections on a tweet thread that ensued about the state of GovTech.
02:17
November 11, 2017
The Darkness of Anchorage
Reflecting on the darkness of Anchorage and how it makes me feel.
01:16
November 11, 2017
Anchorage Museum trip!
Recounting my trip to the Anchorage Museum and the opening of the new East Wing
01:57
September 18, 2017
1st Week in ANC!
Recap on days and nights in Anchorage!
01:14
August 19, 2017
First Day at ANC City Hall
First day on at my new job at Anchorage City Hall.
01:56
August 16, 2017
Hello from Anchorage!
First full day in Anchorage. My new home!
02:04
August 13, 2017
Moving 3,970 Miles
Morning and afternoon trip details.
02:21
August 12, 2017
Explaining AR to my parents
How I explained Augmented Reality to my parents by showing them with Instagram filters.
01:51
August 9, 2017
Improvements for My Anchor
After forty days of use changing up how I've using Anchor, and how I'm moving forward with the platform. Also, reflections on the new video feature!
02:49
August 9, 2017
Car shipped out today!
My car is going to Seattle.
00:25
August 9, 2017
Instagram Observations
Talking about the Stories feed and the Main feed. Stories feed is becoming more valuable.
02:45
August 6, 2017
Post-It Notes
Reflections on post-it's and a good style about them by Martha Cotton in the Design Voices Medium Blog.
02:55
August 6, 2017
IG Stories 1yr Throwback
Looking back on a reaction vid I did when Instagram Stories launched last year.
02:23
August 3, 2017
July 2017 End of the Month
Recap of all the things I talked about on Anchor including: the End of a Fellowship, Fourth of July, Houston, AI and AR, Mapping, Mayors, Digital Services, Inspiring People, Behind the Scenes, & Life.
09:04
July 31, 2017
Instagram Scrubber Update
You can now scrub through the video in IG. How don't you feel about it?
01:43
July 27, 2017
10 Most Important City Issues
A recap of an Article called 10 Most Important Issues in Cities According to Their Mayors and a Reflection on the Basic Survival Needs.
04:59
July 26, 2017
30 Days of Anchor
Quick recap of the last 30 days of Anchoring. I talk about what topics have emerged so far.
02:08
July 25, 2017
Hyperloop "Verbal Approval"
Talking about all the hating coming his way about the Hyperloop getting "Verbal Approval". Words to the wise, stop hating!
02:34
July 23, 2017
Under the Hood: Calendaring
Talking about personal analytics and how I track my social media, running, and the entire year.
02:57
July 23, 2017
Generation Z and Beyond
Talking about generations, and whether we're moving out of our Millennial phase.
02:43
July 20, 2017
Elon and Autonomous Vehicles
Elon Musk says all new cars produced will be autonomous in the next 10 years. Thoughts on what that means for transportation and city building.
02:28
July 19, 2017
Canada Digital Services Launch
The Canadian government announced in twitter yesterday the launch of its new Digital Services! Congrats Canada!
02:09
July 19, 2017
Boston Housing Innovation Lab
Introducing a new Office to the city of Boston Ecosystem.
02:20
July 18, 2017
Ontario Digi Service Standards
Taking about Ontarios Canadas release of their digital service standards, why they matter, and some history behind Digital Services.
04:08
July 17, 2017
July 16, 2017
01:40
July 16, 2017
July 16, 2017
00:55
July 16, 2017
Citizen Jane
Reflection on the documentary about Jane Jacobs, the godmother of Urban Planning!
02:35
July 16, 2017
ArcGIS Hub: Data for Citizens?
Talking about ESRI's ArcGIS Hub and what is means for Citizens who want to create and analyze city data.
02:49
July 14, 2017
Under the Hood: How I Content
Thoughts on how I consume, collect, share and react to content from day-to-day. Twitter, Tumblr, Feedly.
02:15
July 14, 2017
Under the Hood: How I Anchor
Explaining the equipment I use to record my Anchors, and my process for thinking about what content I create for my segments.
02:31
July 14, 2017
Urban Icons | Music Producers
Talking about how Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine are an influence on my Urban Planning craft.
02:19
July 13, 2017
Urban Icons | Fighters
Talking about how Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather are an influence on my Urban Planning craft.
02:13
July 13, 2017
Amazon Drones and City Zones
The day after Amazon Prime day reflecting on what Drones could mean to City Zoning and new uses created from this new type of delivery system.
02:12
July 12, 2017
Facebook Jumps Into Housing
Thoughts on Facebook's jump into the housing game, and the trend of tech companies continuing to capitalize on public goods markets.
02:11
July 11, 2017
AR for Urban Planning
Going down the rabbit hole with the possibilities of Augmented Reality for Cities!
02:25
July 10, 2017
Shorties | Discovery Green
On my recent trip to Houston I visited a public space downtown called Discovery Green. I recorded a reaction Anchor and then later on created a mini documentary for my Instagram. Here's the audio!
02:01
July 10, 2017
Discovery Green in Houston
Reaction comments to my first visit to Discovery Green. Walked around the whole park at lunch time on A Friday during lunch.
01:43
July 7, 2017
NYC Planning Labs
NYC Planning Labs is a new department civic tech firm with the City of New York where Urbanist use modern technology tools to solve city problems! Led by long time civic tech harbinger Chris Whong.
02:05
July 6, 2017
Waze driving experience bliss
Talking about how I use Waze to improve my overall driving experience!
01:12
July 6, 2017
UX for Cities! Dialog w/ T.A.D
Call in responses to Jason from the Talking About Design station. Covers the User Experience of and for Cities.
04:14
July 5, 2017
Your Anchor podcast is live!
Got the news that my anchors are now being published to iTunes! After I recorded this I also found out they're on Google Play! Super exciting!!!
01:01
July 5, 2017
ATX's #July4 Celebration Info
A run down of information about where, when, and how to see fireworks in downtown Austin.
01:34
July 4, 2017
America's Birthday at the Park
People everywhere will take advantage of our parks for America's Birthday Party! In addition to our great country let's celebrate the awesomeness of Public Spaces!
01:07
July 3, 2017
Machine replaces Urban Planner
A reaction to CityLab article in which a mapping AI called PENNY uses satellite imagery to predict wealth of a area in the city. PENNY for your thoughts?
02:24
July 2, 2017
End of Innovation (Fellowship)
Finishing a Fellowship with the City of Austin!
01:52
July 2, 2017
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