Pointless Talk

Pointless Talk

By Daniel Brewer
Sometimes I talk to myself, sometimes I talk to others. It won't end world hunger, but it isn't always a complete waste of time.
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020 - Running out of Time
Think of it as a free two-week trial. I talk about Pose, Hamilton, and the passage of time.
21:27
July 7, 2020
019 - Evergreen Greenbacks
Today I talk about news and how I should probably venture away from it. I also talk about a new study that shows a correlation between higher restaurant spending and cases spiking.
16:55
July 2, 2020
018 - Pattie O'Furniture with an AK-47
Today I talk about the Pride48 live streaming weekend and a couple in St. Louis with guns. Since it is Technology Tuesday, I talk about my patio furniture and a new computer.
17:59
June 30, 2020
017 - One Month and Ten Years
Today I not only celebrate a month of this show, but I take a stroll down memory lane to 2010 for the very first scripted kick-off show of the Pride48 live streaming weekend.
21:46
June 25, 2020
016 - Video Cards Over Tulsa
It is another Technology Tuesday! Today I answer a question from a listener about a Video Card recommendation.
20:05
June 23, 2020
015 - Spidey Sense Say Chanel
Happy Saturday! I talk about AMC Theaters, Disney reservations, and The Trump Rally in Tulsa, OK. 
22:59
June 20, 2020
014 - Look at that Man Go
Today I talk a little bit about the news and then read some listener feedback. 
20:40
June 18, 2020
013 - Grounding my Buzz
It's another Technology Tuesday! Although I am still not sure if that is going to be a thing. Today I talk about a new-to-me discovery of a ground loop isolator that removes a pain point that I have been feeling since 2007. 
16:01
June 16, 2020
012 - Travelling During Covid-19
Today I talk with my partner Zach about his recent flight to Illinois and what it is like to travel during a pandemic. 
19:06
June 13, 2020
011 - The Least Popular Marx Brother
Today I talk about the rising coronavirus cases in 21 states and how Disney is being asked to remove some problematic IP from the parks. The second half of the show is dedicated to Mayor Hal Marx of Petal, MS. Who is quite certain that he is not a racist because people liked and forwarded his tweets! 
25:36
June 11, 2020
010 - Don't Block the Signal
It is another Technology Tuesday! Today I talk about WiFi and why you should NEVER EVER EVER use it on videoconferencing. I also announce that I am dropping to 3 shows a week (Tue, Thurs, Sat) going forward.
16:17
June 9, 2020
009 - Time Out!
I had a topic planned for today but was sidetracked by a speech by Rev. Al Sharpton that moved me.  Take a listen.
25:28
June 5, 2020
008 - Twenty One Metric Seconds
Theme parks are re-opening all over Florida and I wonder what it will do to our Coronavirus caseload in the coming weeks. Also, it turns out that the plague of locusts that I requested a few episodes has finally arrived. Oh wait, nevermind, I am talking about Locast (at locast.org).
19:52
June 4, 2020
007 - Taking a break
Feeling bombarded by too much news? I know the immediate reaction sometimes is to cut ourselves off from it. But I would like to make the case that you can take a break from it without cutting yourself off completely. 
16:35
June 3, 2020
006 - Technology Tuesday
Mere episodes after saying I didn't want to do cutesy day titles I changed my mind. I think. I don't know, we'll try it out for a bit and see how it feels. Today I talk about: UnRoll.me, TabloTV, and Mint Mobile.  If you want to try out Mint Mobile, my referral link is: http://fbuy.me/pltu9
18:48
June 2, 2020
005 - Of or Pertaining to Drag
Welcome to a new week and the official start of the hurricane season! This weekend has been absolutely crazy with protests happening across the country. A new Drag Race winner was crowned and I talk a bit about the season.
15:46
June 1, 2020
004 - The Essence of Distraction
Look at that! Four whole episodes in a week. I'm exhausted, aren't you?
19:50
May 29, 2020
003 - Unroll Me Low and Slow
Today I talk to you about BACN! Did I spell that wrong? Probably not, but just to be safe I talk about bacon as well. 
19:30
May 28, 2020
002 - Joe Gaffe Again
Today I talk about Politics. Nothing too bad. Let me know what you think
17:24
May 27, 2020
001 - Starting Somewhere
Did I really mess up the title of the show in the recording within the first 20 seconds? I basically set up the premise of this show and then take a lot of side streets on my way to making a point. 
13:08
May 26, 2020