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The Society Show with Christian Patterson

The Society Show with Christian Patterson

By Christian Patterson
The Society Show is about in-depth international, societal, and cultural news with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in.

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Ep 57: Human medical experimentation w/ Eric Nelson
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Eric (twitter: @waityourarobot). We primarily talked about human medical experimentation. The things we covered include: - Society Show quiz: A location in World of Warcraft Burning Crusade or a religious pilgrimage site? - Speculation on human experimentation in ancient history - The first known documentation of live human experimentation by Roman Aulus Cornelius Celsus - Celsus's book De Medicina, where he wrote about prisoners donated by kings to doctors for live experimentation - The 1788 Doctor's Riot in New York City - Doctors were robbing graves of slaves for corpse experimentation, leading to an anti-doctor riot - Dr. Henry Cotton, who was portrayed in season 5 of Boardwalk Empire - Dr. Cotton's fanatical belief that mental health issues are caused by inflammation within the body - Unit 731 in China, where Imperial Japan did mass live human experimentation, in grotesque, Human Centipede-like experiments - The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, where black sharecroppers in the south were infected with syphilis, unbeknownst to them, that wasn't properly treated - The numerous types of experimentation at Holmesburg Prison in Philadelphia - EA-3167, an extremely potent deliriant and incapacitating agent tested, that causes people's brains to get warped and confused for several months - Carl Schmitt - the Nazi philosopher - Dental experimentation on Swedish mental ward patients at Vipeholm, to determine if processed sugar was bad for your teeth - Willowbrook, an overcrowded and crumbling mental institution for kids in New York - At Willowbrook, they tested how Hepatitis A is spread - which they accurately suspected was spread through poop - They began contaminating the food of patients with hepatitis infested poop as they moved in - Abdullah the Butcher had to pay damages after spreading Hepatitis C in a wrestling ring - Walter E. Fernald Developmental Center in Massachusetts, the "poster child" institution for eugenics in the 1920s - Contaminating the children at the Fernald Center's oatmeal with radio isotopes - The Belmont Report, which established standards in medical testing and experimentation - Senseless, the Marlon Wayans and David Spade movie about  - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
01:22:12
June 16, 2021
Ep 56: Earth 2 (Arbiss Earth), The Silver Lining
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era!  Some of the things covered include: - The show opens with peak into what's happening on Earth-2... the alternate reality where Arby's is pronounced Arbiss, and the Society Show is the biggest show on tv - Japanese Olympic official commits suicide in Tokyo subway - Jeff Bezos plans to go to space on potentially very risky technology - The Silver Lining with Mark Silver: They discuss Kamala Harris' Trump-like remarks telling immigrants not to come - This episode is sponsored by 7 and i holdings (the parent company of 7-Eleven) - Leader of Boko Haram was killed at the behest of ISIS - The future of ISIS and their potentially growing influence in Africa - Two Palestinian civilian documentarians in Jerusalem were arrested for no good reason - Al-Jazeera journalist was detained and had arm broken by Israeli police - Sports riots, particularly the '94 and 2011 Vancouver Canuck riots - Why some sports riots happen - The World of Warcraft expansion The Burning Crusade, and what a live game like this, says about Society - How the way video games change through time reflect broader society - Gamers have capitalism brain and increasingly engage with games the way capitalists engage with the economy - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
52:08
June 9, 2021
Ep 55: Mini-Episode Sound Drop Special
A very special sound drop / sound collage episode. Some of the things that say a lot about society this episode: - Your hair it's everywhere screaming infidelities, and taking its wear - That's not Sting, it's a picture of Sting - Eve Fartlow - Cenk Uygur's dumb tweet about Palestine - Vaush whining about Pride Festivals and why kids should go - Hey man, everyone on twitter thinks you're a dumb nerd - Amy Klobuchar attempts stand-up - Asmongold on the state of World of Warcraft - "Senator Warren using a lime green strap on dildo..." - Dhammapada Verse 70, the Buddha passage about the man who eats his own poop - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
19:58
June 2, 2021
Ep 54: Mooninite Bomb Scare, UFO propaganda
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era!  Some of the things covered include: - Fox News's daytime coverage of UFO disclosures - The blatant way cable news tries to dictate your beliefs - The 2007 Mooninite bomb scare - An Aqua Teen Hunger Force movie guerrilla marketing device was perceived as a bomb by Boston cops - The movie Valkyrie with Tom Cruise, and how when I saw it in theaters, a lady behind me was bawling - Pharma executive Chris Zimmerman demeans his customers by calling them "pillbillies" - Paraguayan authorities find and destroy 346 tons of weed - Colorado man who stormed the Capitol in more legal hot water after shooting a mountain lion in a park - Before the Israeli-Hamas ceasefire, all of the EU supported a ceasefire... except Hungary. Hmmm, I wonder why - Iranian hardliners likely to win upcoming Iran elections - Amazon looks to buy MGM film studio - The degrading quality of both American films, and the entire American film industry - American politicians like Nancy Pelosi and Mitt Romney want to ratchet up Cold War with China with Olympics boycott - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
50:58
May 26, 2021
Ep 53: Palestine and Israel / High Speed Rail
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era!  Some of the things covered include: - In-depth dig into the causes of the current Israeli-Palestinian conflict - Israel's role as a settler colonial and apartheid state - Israel's far-right groups like Lehava, and far-right politician and lawyer Itamar Ben-Gvir - The history of Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of Jerusalem and the religious significance of al-Aqsa Mosque - Israel bombed Gaza high rise, where AP News, al-Jazeera, and Middle East Eye, among many other places - Top 10 Ways to solve the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Joe Biden considers making Rahm Immanuel ambassador to Japan - Japan goes forward with already postponed-Olympics, despite Covid - Macron's party pulls support for a candidate for wearing Muslim head covering in political ad - Mass school shooting in Russia kills 9 - High speed rail, and why the neoliberal critiques of it are bad, specifically from Ben Dreyfuss and Sean Trende - How terrible and disgusting instant coffee is - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
55:39
May 19, 2021
Ep 52: Eurovision, Bill Gates, al-Aqsa, AMLO w/ Leonel
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Leonel (twitter: @radioleonel). We talked about the upcoming Eurovision, evaluated AMLO as Mexico’s president, and the Maya train project. Some of the things also covered include: - A new CIA PR department woke video! - Bill and Melinda Gates divorce - Melinda Gates pretends she divorced Bill because of Epstein ties - Chipotle widely, fragrantly, and frequently violates NYC labor laws - The Qatar finance minister was arrested as part of a corruption investigation - DNA test reveals Ledell Lee, a man executed by Arkansas in 2017, didn’t leave DNA evidence on the murder weapon, but someone else did - I cover the initial Palestinian protests against Israeli settlement in Jerusalem, and the Israeli assault on al-Aqsa Mosque - Anti-Indian Kashmiri politician dies after being detained on preventative charge, and ignored when he reported he had COVID - Modi approves $1.8 billion renovation, including a renovation of his own home - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
01:11:08
May 12, 2021
Ep 51: Kidnapped by Basque Nationalists w/ Malachi and Arnold Schwarzenegger
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Malachi of the Good Dudelyness Podcast (Twitter: @GoodDudelyness, Facebook: facebook.com/groups/gooddudelyness) in the second half. We talked about markets, on multiple levels, from practical, to philosophical, to historical. Also, I was briefly joined by Arnold Schwarzenegger, who wanted to share a simple message with the audience. Some of the things also covered include: - Enrique Iglesias's rich family - The kidnapping of Enrique Iglesias's grandpa Papuchi, by Basque nationalists, in 1981 - 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar, who has admitted to a history of sexual molestation, was arrested by feds at an airport - Volkswagen under investigation by the SEC over deceptive "April Fools" prank, where they rebranded as Voltswagon - Volkswagen's previous brush with regulators - Dieselgate - where they were skirting US emission standards - Korean fishermen protest against the Japanese dumping of nuclear waste in the ocean - A storm causes scaffolding above an Aztec monument to damage the structure - although it can be repaired - European Parliament is demanding the release of Bolivian coup government president, Jeanine Anez, from jail - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Visit the website: societyshow.net Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show
01:10:48
May 5, 2021
Ep 50: Ritual sacrifice, Teslas on fire, woke Disney
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This episode I was solo, and talked about many things, such as: - Did you celebrate Diversify Your Portfolio day? - Tesla, with no driver at the wheel, crashes and kills two in car - takes four hours to put out fire -- And when they finally pulled the driver's body from the twisted, burning wreck, it looked like... THIS! - Chad rebels assassinated the long-time president, had ties to Khalifa Haftar in Libyan Civil War - Belgian ambassador to South Korea's wife wanted for slapping sales clerk - Brony mass shooter, and mass shooting issues in US in general - The George Floyd verdict - Nancy Pelosi's disgusting remarks about George Floyd being a sacrifice - The nature of Mesoamerican sacrifice, and Imperialist notions of sacrifice - The supposed metaphysical "effect" from ritual, material, killing - The European Super League's rise and fall - an attempt to import American style sports leagues to European soccer - The concept of post-Covid shut-ins and forever maskers - A conservative man threatens Orlando with his money because Disney is too woke - Heinz Haber, the Nazi German pilot, who later worked for Disney - Operation Paperclip - All of this, and much much more! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
48:49
April 28, 2021
Ep 49: The Ancient Rome Episode w/ Andy Palmer
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This is the first episode with the new HD microphone. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Andy Palmer (twitter: @andipalmur) of the Grubstakers podcast, we talked about mmany things, primarily related to Ancient Rome, such as: - The Trojan War and the mythological associations of the Romans to the Trojans - Romulus and Remus - Historical evaluations of Julius Caesar - The transition from Roman Republic to Roman Empire - The role of the Praetorian Guard, and how the emperor's guards evolved into a powerful state apparatus - The causes of the rise and collapse of Rome - The transition to feudalism that followed the collapse of the Roman Empire - The political economic structure of Empires - The American imperialist impact on places like Germany and Korea, and our study abroad experiences  - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com These four books were referenced on the episode: "SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome" by Mary Beard, "Caesar, Life of a Colossus" by Adrian Goldsworthy, "The Assassination of Julius Caesar" by Michael Parenti, and "Escape from Rome" by Walter Schiedel
01:06:08
April 21, 2021
Ep 48: Paranoia World w/ Randi
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This is the first episode with the new HD microphone. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Randi (twitter: @wascaleywabbit), we talked about numerous things, such as: - HBO's QAnon documentary, and how it implicates prominent right-wing operatives, as well as the creators of 8chan - COVID rates and the COVID vaccine - Discourse about movies, why movies are pretty bad now, and why movie discourse is worse - The coup in Myanmar and the aftermath - The so-called attempted coup in Jordan, which mostly amounts to palace intrigue - The Amazon union vote and why it failed - Amazon's aggressively weak social media PR campaigns - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:11:11
April 14, 2021
Ep 47: NASCAR, Mtn Dew, and Anwar al-Awlaki w/ Matt
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This is the first episode with the new HD microphone. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Matt (twitter: @MJBurroughs, tehben.com), we talked about numerous things, such as: - I ask Matt all about NASCAR, and motorsports in general - We talk about the death of Dale Earnhardt and the change of technology for safety after that - The increase of west coast pretty boy drivers like Kasey Kahne in the 2000s - Differences between NASCAR, Formula 1, and other types of motorsports - Matt's blog tehben.com - Mtn Dew Major Melon, Coffee Coca Cola, and other limited edition drinks - Anwar al-Awlaki, the first US citizen assassinated by the US by drone - Documents released by Yemeni government reveal potential CIA ties to Awlaki - The strange circumstances and mixed information surrounding Awlaki's life - I gripe about losing $500+ because of Paypal - All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:03:38
April 7, 2021
Ep 46: Conscious community in the Guatemalan highlands w/ Becca
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This is the first episode with the new HD microphone. It's the HD era! This episode, I was joined by Becca (twitter: @BeccaCardia), we talked about numerous things, such as: - The ship stuck in the Suez Canal drew a penis, balls, and butt - A "conscious community" of Americans on Lake Atitlan in Guatemala - The mythological significance of Lake Atitlan to Guatemalan Mayas - The history of American tourism at Lake Atitlan - The Guatemalan Civil War and the Maya Genocide - A ban on Airbnbs in Amsterdam was deemed unconstitutional - The housing shortage in Amsterdam - How Airbnbs effect housing markets generally - A London cop murdered Sarah Everard - London police brutalized a vigil for Sarah Everard - The killing spree in Georgia where a white man murdered 8, 7 of them women, and 6 of them Asian women All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
47:52
March 31, 2021
Ep 45: Cancelling Caravaggio
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This episode I was joined by no guest, but talked about several issues such as: - Opening with a clip from the hit cable news show The Silver Lining with Mark Silver - Cancelling the Renaissance painter Caravaggio for his crimes - Society Show Top Ten: Top Ten features of the British-themed resort in Macau - Anti-coup protesters in Myanmar were murdered by military, as they were burned out of a Chinese factory, then shot as they fled - China's connection to the Myanmar coup government, the Burmese protesters, and the former government - Elon Musk declares himself Techno King - The naive and destructive denial of death of the billionaires who want to live forever - Jeanine Anez, former coup president of Bolivia, detained for role in the illegitimate government - All of this, and much much more! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
45:39
March 24, 2021
Ep 44: Emailing Ayesha Gaddafi, Arab Spring, Operation Gladio w/ Patthew
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This episode, I was joined by Pat (twitter: @Patthew), we talked about numerous things, such as: - Someone emailed the show claiming to be Gaddafi's daughter Ayesha. I correspond with them to see if they're legit - Some current events of protests in Arab Spring countries - Reflecting and looking back on the Arab Spring - Operation Gladio and intelligence intervention in post-World War 2 Europe - The Years of Lead and the CIA's ties to it - election interference in Italy 1948 - Society Quiz: Pokemon or start-up company? - The Libyan Civil War, and Turkey's connection to it - The hopefully imminent future end of COVID All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:04:19
March 17, 2021
Ep 43: Failed F-35 jet, Pokemon cards, Canadian reality tv w/ ConnorTonight
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by twitch streamer Connor Tonight (twitter: @ConnorTonight), we talked about numerous things, such as: - The general failure of the US Air Force's generally failed F-35 stealth plane program - The things you could buy with the total budget for the failed F-35 - Collecting and selling Pokemon cards, and the current Pokemon card market - The difference between the Pokemon resell market and the Beanie Baby resell market - Canadian reality tv shows - Dystopian reality tv, like the Masked Singer and I Can Hear Your Voice - Kid Nation and the oppressive nature of reality production crews - Covid update, and the future of Covid-related policies - Mentally, I am in Mexico - Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD developer reassigned to work for Blizzard, destroys hopes of more content - Cup stacking - the Nintendo World amusement park - All of this and much, much more. This is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
58:07
March 10, 2021
Ep 42: The Maldives, Fake Snow w/ Jesse Prado
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by writer and blogger Jesse Prado (twitter: @jus_prado), we talked about numerous things, such as: - How this podcast has been long in the making - Jesse's blog, especially his writing on movies - Movies we've watched recently - No Country for Old Men and Cormac McCarthy novels - Society Show quiz: I name an obscure novelty VHS/DVD, Jesse guesses the genre - Where are we mentally? Jesse wants to be in Florida - We talk about parts of Florida, our general lack of knowledge about it - Hulk Hogan is from Tampa and said the n word in his sex tape - Mentally I'm in the Maldives - The kooky laws in Maldives, such as pork, bikinis, alcohol, and dogs being banned - The luxury resorts of Maldives, which aren't subjected to those laws - A recent disappearance / potential murder of an 8-month pregnant woman at a Maldives resort - Tiger sharks in the water, raising sea levels threaten the country - The weird history of Somali pirates sailing all the way over to Maldives and raiding - The phenomenon of conspiracy theorists thinking the Texas snow was fake - Mythbusters: Fake Snow - The increasingly fleeting nature of internet content / recent internet memes - Japan is challenging South Korea's claims over the Dokdo Islands again - Jesse and I submit our official ruling on who gets control of the islands to the UN (spoiler alert: South Korea) - All of this and much, much more. This is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
54:37
March 3, 2021
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05:34
March 2, 2021
Ep 41: One Year Anniversary Special! (Denouncing Chamath Palihapitiya)
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms. This episode celebrates the one-year anniversary of the Society Show podcast! I talked about numerous things, such as: - So-called "progressive" billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya is added to the Society Show denunciation list - I play clips from Chamath's podcast showing how he's not so progressive, and in fact, just as scummy as you'd expect any billionaire - Conceptual James (@ConceptualJames) is publicly invited on the Society Show, on the new segment the P R E S S U R E  C O O K E R - Late Night at the Chuckle Cafe, featuring comedian Mr. Blackjack - Amazon documents reveal massive skirting of e-commerce laws in India - Israel kills nine people outside Syrian capital Damascus - Israel held up delivery of vaccines for Palestinians - Scientists find unexpected sea life deep under the ice of Antarctica - Biden says Pentagon will review strategy towards China... which probably won't mean much - Ted Cruz ditched Texas, and his dog Snowflake, for Cancun - South Korean spy agency accuses North Korea of stealing vaccine tech - Parts of Mexico using Texas's power grid lost power, furthering AMLO's goal to be energy-independent - Cryptocurrency could potentially be regulated by the SEC - All of this, and much much more! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:26:39
February 24, 2021
Ep 40: Documentaries, Adam Curtis w/ Megan Hattie
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by documentarian, and former roommate, Megan Hattie (twitter: @themartiantide), we talked about numerous things, such as: - What it was like being former roomies - What upstate New York is like, and how it's different from New England - Megan's podcast I-5 Cinemabound, where she talks with co-host Rob, and a guest, about a movie and documentary - Briefly touch on Westworld (HBO) - Society Show Quiz: Is it a movie, tv show, video game, or book? - Megan talks about her own documentaries, particularly Laura in Search of Teeth, about a woman who collects body parts - Megan recommends viewers watch The Raft (2018) - We talk about Hypernormalization, one of my favorite documentaries that Megan just watched - Other Adam Curtis documentaries, including Can't Get You Out of My Head - Hackers tampered with a water treatment facility in Florida and attempted to poison the town residents - Nevada governor proposes a law that would allow tech companies to create county-equivalent governments - The Biden administration wants to scrutinize WHO data confirming Covid did not originate in a lab. Very Trump-like - Sad! - All of this, and much much more! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
59:07
February 17, 2021
Ep 39: Dyatlov Pass, Myanmar Coup, India protests w/ Nick
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by returning guest Nick (twitter: @100000horses), we talked about numerous things, such as: - The Dyatlov Pass Incident in Russia, where nine hikers were mysteriously killed - New research sheds light on the cause of the incident (an avalanche) - Some of the alternate theories and strange evidence at the scene of the incident - The military coup in Myanmar, and the history of coup governments in Myanmar - Myanmar's genocide of the Rohingya people - The farmer's protest and strike in India, and what exactly the laws being protested are - Rihanna advocates for farmer protest - The Indian right-wing has same taking points as the US right wing - Society Show quiz: 80s cartoon character, or British period piece character? - Jeff Bezos to step down as CEO of Amazon - Jack Ma, rumored to be disappeared by Chinese government, has reappeared - Boardwalk Empire Ocean Shores, WA  Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:11:24
February 10, 2021
Ep 38: The Australia / New Zealand Episode w/ Modern Guilt podcast
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by Damon and Hayden of the Modern Guilt podcast, we talked about numerous things, particularly related to Australia and New Zealand, such as: - Their podcast, Modern Guilt - The origin story of the Society Show - The differences between New Zealand and Australia - New Zealand had a one-man "storming of the capital" when a man axed a window of their parliament - New Zealand and meth - The US is to Canada as Australia is to New Zealand - COVID in Australia and New Zealand, and the government response - Australia's attempts to reign in Google - Peter Thiel's house in New Zealand - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern - Capital Hill Autonomous Zone - The Nationalist Socialist Network, a small neo nazi group burned crosses on Australia Day Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
57:54
February 3, 2021
Ep 37: GameStop, worldwide protests, Tom Cotton's stolen valor
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I focus on the question "what will the world be like with Joe Biden as president?" On this episode, I talked about: - The GameStop stock situation - Tesla and Elon  Musk, and their parallels to GameStop - What Tesla and GameStop say about the future economy - The police brutality in response to Russian protests - Alexei Navalny's dubious ties to the far-right, and shifting political allegiances - Right-wing anti-curfew protests in the Netherlands -  Left-wing anti-police brutality protests in Tunisia, ten years after the Arab Spring - Tom Cotton's stolen valor, wrongfully claimed he was an Army Ranger, even though he was still in the normal Army - A double suicide bombing attack claimed by ISIS in Iraq - Macron practically begs Joe Biden to significantly increase military presence in Middle East - the US sends naval fleet through South China Sea to be provocative - a Russian influencer kicked out of Bali for party that violated Covid policy All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show! Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
41:55
January 29, 2021
Ep 36: Future Talk w/ Bronwyn Williams
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by South African futurist Bronwyn Williams. We talked all about the future, potential realities that our future will bring, where nation-states are going and what will replace them, and the nature of the future economy. Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:13:36
January 27, 2021
Ep 35: Twitter interviews w/ Becca, Kehinde, and Harley
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I did a new segment called Twitter Interviews, where I invite people on the show who have recently tweeted that they'd like to be a guest on a podcast. Thank you to Becca, Kehinde and Harley for being guests! Becca interview starts at: 5:45 Kehinde interview starts at: 31:30 Harley interview starts at: 57:00 We talked about a lot of stuff, such as: - The storming of the Capital by Trump rioters - The politicians and police that enabled the rioters - Should we defund the police? - Elon Musk becomes the richest man in the world, quickly drops, then becomes the richest man again - The Pentagon must release their information on UFOs - Regional and ethnic differences in Nigeria - Life in Lagos - Boko Haram - Religion in Nigeria - Fandom, fanfiction and fan culture - Generational differences on the left - The structures in our society pushing things further right Leave a message on the Society Show voicemail: (917) BETH-1EU [(971) 238-4138 Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:24:52
January 20, 2021
Ep 34: Tim Pool the youtuber w/ @timpoolclips
News and chat about society, with a soundboard and propaganda mixed in. On all podcast platforms.  This episode, I was joined by my guest @TimPoolClips from twitter. We talked about many aspects of Tim Pool, such as: - Who Tim Pool is and how he got so popular - How he fills his hours and hours of weekly content - His cohost, and how they respect his audience - Tim Pool's role as someone who moved from a "center-left" liberal to a Trumper - The history of liberals or leftists moving right in reaction to black protests - Tim Pool obfuscating left-wing views embedded within right-wing views, misleading audience - His decision to focus more on cultural and non-political content in the Biden era - The storming of the Capitol, and Tim Pool's reactions to right-wing riots Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
01:06:47
January 12, 2021
Ep 33: Ted Kaczynski, the prodigy w/ Lowell Brillante
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Lowell Brillante of the the Prodigy podcast, as we talked about many things, such as: - Ted Kaczynski as prodigy - Ted Kaczynski's gender dysphoria, his CIA-associated psychological study, his hatred of civilization - Ted Kaczynski was discovered through forensic linguistics - What causes prodigies - The Polgar Sisters, Hungarian chess prodigies with an educational psychologist dad - Chess, and why so many prodigies are skilled in chess - Why there typically aren't writer prodigies, but there are many chess prodigies All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show! Follow the show on twitter: @society_show Write in to the show: societyshowpodcast@gmail.com
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January 5, 2021
Ep 32: New Years Variety Special
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  On today's episode: - I interview Donald Trump - I interview an actual government whistleblower - I add Madison Cawthorn to the Society Show denunciation list - Reflection on many, many 2020 deaths - State of the State: I talk about the underlying, structural elements of American electoral politics - Right-wing Democrat representing part of Seattle Adam Smith - I record a travel advertisement for American cities, letting you see behind the curtain of advertising - I read an interesting antique letter found in an old desk - Mini-segments about the Roman Empire, China's relation to Hollywood,  All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:06:33
December 30, 2020
Ep 31: Historical oddity Christmas special w/ Louis
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Louis (twitter: @monster_ultra, podcast: Haters in the Building, as we talked about many things, such as: - Several historical oddities such as: - Tecaxic-Calixtlahuaca head (a Roman figurine head found in a Mayan grave) - Antikythera Mechanism (an ancient orrery, a mechanism for determining astronomical patterns, hundreds of years older than the first known orreries) - Baghdad battery (an ancient battery-like artifact, that was looted by the US military during the invasion of Iraq) - Maine penny (a viking coin found amongst Native American waste - The Kensington runestone (a very likely hoaxed viking runestone found on a farm in Minnesota) - Coral Castle (a large limestone structure and statue garden built by an eccentric Latvian-Floridian) - The Society Show quiz -- this time on European Christmas traditions - Cyberpunk 2077 glitchy, removed from Sony store - Regional tap waters of the US - The Mayan calendar - An ancient Pakistani city that may have been targeted by nuclear attack - Ancient Aliens - The Anunnaki - The history of the war on Christmas: Lutherans vs Calvinists All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:09:48
December 23, 2020
Ep 30: Logan Paul vs Floyd Mayweather w/ Sergei
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Sergei, as we talked about many things, such as: - Logan Paul boxing Floyd Mayweather - Who did Sergei vote for? - Update on Sergei's dating life - Covid vaccine - Cyberpunk 2077 - Westerns (Deadwood, Red Dead Redemption) - The band KISS wants to do their last concert in Antarctica. Will their pyro contribute to global warming? - A retired Israeli space security chief claims the US and Israel are collaborating with aliens called the Galactic Federation - A man climbs on the wings of a plane before taking off - did he do it to stop the love of his life from leaving? - Lil Wayne pleads guilty to gun charge, may face ten years in prison - Public opinion on legal marijuana is changing - Singapore approved lab-grown chicken meat All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:03:45
December 16, 2020
Ep 29: The Obelisks w/ Randi
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Randi (twitter: @wascaleywabbit), as we talked about many things, such as: - In Croatia, they use toothpaste buckets and toothpaste spoons - Obelisk in Utah, Romania, California (etc) - Are they pranks, hoaxes, aliens or what? - The 2017 Hollyweed sign prank - The 2016 clown sighting phenomenon - The 2007 Boston Aqua Teen Hunger Force bomb  scare - Another 2020 election reflection: what's happens now? - National eviction moratorium ends December 31, 2020 - Julian Assange is still in prison in England - Assange gofundme: https://www.gofundme.com/f/julian-assange-amp-wikileaks-public-defense-fund - Anti-gay Hungarian politician caught in a gay orgy in Brussels, loud music and meth involved - France wrote a law that would make it illegal to share information or videos of cops. After protests, the government immediately backed down, and are "rewriting" it. Will the rewrites change much? Will it satisfy the protesters? Probably not. - Top Ten worst things about being a shopping mall Santa All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:16:43
December 9, 2020
Ep 28: An American Conservative in Malaysia
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  On today's episode: - Right-wing commentariat Ian Miles Cheong was in the Panama Papers - Ian Miles Cheong tweets hundreds of times a day, at almost any hour, seemingly run by a team of operatives - The 1993 Russian Constitutional Crisis: The remnants of the Soviets vs Boris Yeltsin - Trump considered bombing Iran - Someone (likely with ties to Israel and/or the US) assassinated a nuclear physicist in Iran - New report says Coronavirus emerged in Italy as early as November - CIA Officer killed "in combat" in Somalia - Kim Jong-un's nephew has been in CIA custody - A QAnon supporter murdered a legal advisor helping her, who she believed was conspiring with the state - Leader of Breonna Taylor protests in Kentucky was murdered under dubious circumstances - Muslim Pro app sells user data to the US military - Apple may move production to Vietnam All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
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December 1, 2020
Ep 27: Shakespeare smoked weed w/ ConnorTonight
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Connor (twitter: @connortonight, twitch.tv/connortonight), as we talked about many things, such as: - Shakespeare smoked weed - The Shakespeare authorship question - (The book "Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare?" by James Shapiro was the source for a lot of the Shakespeare info) - The Frankenstein authorship question - Connor's experience as an indie pro wrestler - Video game quiz / video game talk - The state of the comics industry, creator's rights, and the future of superhero comics -  The aftermath of the Azerbaijan / Armenia conflict - The historical, and still prevalent, oppression of Assyrians - ISIS operated out of areas where Assyrians lived, causing mass violence against Assyrians, and a massive refugee crisis - Top Ten things at the Trump family thanksgiving All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:18:36
November 24, 2020
Ep 26: the 2020 Election Reflection
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This is one of my more laidback episodes, where I simply talk about the US election. On today's episode: - The idealist detachment from material reality - The media conspiracy to extend election coverage - Trump declaring himself the winner like a wet fart - QAnon's impact on the election - Republicans told us they'd insist Trump won no matter what... and then they did insist Trump won - What happens to Trump? Does he become a "president-in-exile"? Will he claim himself as the rightful president? - Centrist democrats use this opportunity to move further right, which they do at every opportunity - CIA Agent Abigail Spanberger scolds democrats for being too far left. Weird, an anti-socialist CIA agent! - Liberals expect to return to normalcy and will quickly learn that's not happening - Bernie Sanders' unemployment insurance was most popular democratic policy in forever, yet democrats never mention it
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November 10, 2020
Ep 25: Mega Episode 1 Old Bastard Edition
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This is the first Mega Episode, coinciding with the US election. BUT, are you tired of election coverage? This might be the only election day podcast NOT about the election! And it's over two hours long! On today's episode: - I was joined by my brother Cameron (starts at 24 min 30 seconds) - We talk about Luis Arce and the MAs party's massive victory in the Bolivian election - We also talk about the protests in Thailand, their corrupt king, and broader Thai society - I was also joined by Mike Fallek of the Hashtag Cult podcast  (starts at 1 hour and 27 min) - We talk primarily about Men going their own way (MGTOW) and broader 'male advocate' style anti-women movements - I call out a few pundits to appear on the show - Erik Prince fights for more power (again), and consequently gets added to the Society Show denunciation list - Berkshire Hathaway slapped on the wrist for breaking Iranian sanctions... not to help people, but to accumulate capital (of course!) - Homeless children in California could fill Dodgers Stadium over five times - US government sues Google, weakly trying to assert control over private tech capital, although it's too little too late - Trump takes Muslim Brotherhood line on Ethiopian Dam -- encourages Egypt to blow it up - Nigeria protests repressive police force who opened fire on them. It was later learned they were trained by the UK - Dozens of artifacts in Berlin museums were vandalized by far-right conspiracy theorists who believe Angela Merkel does humans sacrifices - France and Germany lock down for Covid... again - EY tells Cyprus and Malta to stop selling expensive passports to international fugitives - Poland protests and strikes against repressive anti-abortion laws All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
02:16:01
November 3, 2020
Ep 24: Most Quintessential 2000s TV Show w/ Izzy
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Izzy (twitter: @badplantmom, instagram: @dreampalacevintage), as we talked about many things, such as: - The most quintessentially 2000s tv shows - We review some shows and movies, such as: Lost, Westworld, Mad Men, Climax, and Borat 2 - Top Ten ways to save the movie theater industry - Society Show Quiz: Texas or Oregon? - Rudy Giuliani got caught in Borat 2 making sexual advances to someone he believed to be 15 - Ron Jeremy arrested for numerous counts of sexual assault and rape - A small protest outside Disneyland to open up All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:13:30
October 27, 2020
Ep 23: Casual Friday News
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This is a special second episode for the week. It's a casual news round-up! As of now, the Society Show is not going fully twice a week (maybe soon), so for now, enjoy the bonus episode! On today's episode: - Chile will vote on entire new Constitution - Biden vs Trump - Bolivian election (I just graze on this, will talk in more detail soon) - ICE arrests people in Sanctuary Cities, which makes one think "why do we have laws anyway if the feds break them?" - A Saudi Arabian campaign to boycott Turkish products gain momentum. I look into why this boycott exists - European countries make a rare slam against Israel, using more fiery rhetoric than normal to call out Israeli settlements - Nine arrested over Islamist beheading of teacher in France - An indigenous lobster plant in Canada seemingly, likely arsoned by commercial settler fishermen. - You can rent an entire AMC theater for 99$ as AMC hangs by a string to existence All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
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October 23, 2020
Ep 22: My Podcast with Sergei
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Sergei, as we talked about many things, such as: - Why Sergei is afraid to ask a girl on a date - Carole Baskin - Manny Pacquiao boxing Conor McGregor - Logan Paul boxing Floyd Mayweather - Napoleon Dynamite 2 - The US election - UFO sightings in Japan - A man flew a jetpack over Los Angeles - The Mexican Maya Train threatens to disturb Maya artifacts - Mexico wants Montezuma's headdress back from Austria - Thailand protests against king - Nigeria protests against oppressive police agency All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:11:09
October 20, 2020
Ep 21: Palantir went public w/ Nick
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Nick (twitter: @1000000horses) as we talked about news pertaining to Palantir, and much more: - Palantir went public, didn't do particularly well - Palantir sells major surveillance tech to police - Peter Thiel's ideological motivation - The upcoming 2020 election - A Norwegian billionaire buys a bunch of units in Berlin - Gentrification in Germany, and in general - Society Top 10 List: Least popular Halloween candy - Youtube comments that say a lot about society - Society Show quiz: Who said it - Losing Presidential Candidate edition - Indian - Pakistani conflict on the internet - Yacht Rock - Hey Arnold's Stoop Kid All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:11:35
October 13, 2020
Ep 20: Trump has Covid w/ Randi
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda.  This episode, I was joined by my guest Randi (twitter: @wascaleywabbit) as we talked about the news pertaining to the upcoming American election. On today's episode: - Trump has C O V I D - Trump's taxes - The Trump / Biden debate - Melania Trump - Chris Christie - Who will win the election? - Society Show Quiz: From New Jersey? Or Not? - Society Show Top Ten Ways Biden could increase his popularity All of that and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:30:32
October 6, 2020
Ep 19: Epic Gamer Moment w/ Chrischaotix
The Society Show with Christian Patterson typically brings you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This episode I'm joined by special guest, twitch streamer Chris Chaotix to talk about video games and the video game industry. On today's episode: - We go in-depth in the upcoming Playstation 5 and XBox Series X - We give our consumer reports of which corporation to support - In the biggest game acquisition in US history, Microsoft bought game publisher Bethesda - The new Call of Duty game is set during the Cold War, which overlaps with current US foreign policy goals - The first Society Show quiz... - Generally what games we are playing All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:06:23
September 29, 2020
Ep 18: Society Show Officially Denounces Peter Thiel
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. At the end of the show, I mentioned two links. Here they are: Peter Thiel Met With The Racist Fringe As He Went All In On Trump: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/peter-thiel-donald-trump-white-nationalist-support "General Propositions on Fascism and the Dominant Classes" by Nicos Poulantzas: https://www.versobooks.com/blogs/3062-weekend-read-general-propositions-on-fascism-and-the-dominant-classes On today's episode: - Very in-depth about Peter Thiel's rich scumbaag ass, and all of his bozo cronies - Forensic Files Society Show edition: Americans murder in Rome - Ruth Bader-Ginsburg dead - Forced hysterectomies in ICE facilities - West coast fire - China, Russia, and Iran all deny accusations of election meddling - Amazon hiring 100,000 new people, not related to regular uptick in holiday hires - A top indigenous expert in Brazil was killed with a bow and arrow by indigenous people in the Amazon - A former Marine and suspected CIA spy was arrested in alleged terrorist plot against Venezuela - Bahrain follows the lead of UAE, normalizes relations with Israel. Qatar does not. - Repression of Shi'ites in Pakistan - Grotesque video of roadside execution of a naked woman emerges from Mozambique, as the national military skirmishes with Islamist insurgents - Indonesia punishes anti-maskers by making the dig graves
01:11:36
September 22, 2020
Ep 17: Ima keep it real with you Shinzo Abe
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This episode is primarily focused on African stories, but some others from around the world. On today's episode: - Succession Japan: Shinzo Abe resigns, who will replace him? - A Baloch was killed in Pakistan, sparking Baloch Nationalist protests - The King of Thailand is a rich sex weirdo - Boaters for Trump sunk - 37 million people have been displaced by US war on terror - Delay on the Mexican train opposed by local Mayans - Due to Covid, Peru has to turn back on some ancient Inca funeral rituals - King Salman moved some princes out of government posts after corruption allegations - Qatar gives 170,000 Palestinians in Gaza Strip some cash - Management of prestigious Hungarian university resigned after Viktor Orban attempts takeover - Floods washed away about 25% of Nigeria's rice yields - A Japanese cargo ship carrying 58 people and 5,800 cows sunk in typhoon - Indian police seal off city to prevent Shi'ite celebration, turns into riots All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
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September 15, 2020
Episode 16: The Africa Episode
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. This episode is primarily focused on African stories, but some others from around the world. On today's episode: - the coup in Mali - Libyan Civil War Report - Ethiopia / Egypt feud over dam on Nile River - Top CIA agent committed suicide - Major Asian manufacturers eye Mexico in face of tariffs - Canada strikes back against US's aluminum tariffs - WTO rules in favor of Canada over US/Canada lumber trade war - Serbia blocks border with North Macedonia with barbed wire - Far-right protests, and counter-protests, in Sweden lead to riot - Exploitative neoliberals get their hands all over Lebanon post-tragedy. - Egypt arrested top leader of Muslim Brotherhood - Washington State cop arrested for murder - Cops have used so much teargas in Portland, it may be poisoning the water All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
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September 4, 2020
Episode 15: The Great Return from Hiatus!
The Society Show with Christian Patterson is back from our summer hiatus. We are all moved into the new studio, broadcasting from the beautiful West Coast! New coast, new vibes, and it's all good vibes here! The Society Show bringss you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - COVEXODUS: Many people are fleeing cities, across many countries, due to Covid, as well as other facctors. - The Bolivian coup: how much did lithium play a role? - Why did the US get stuck with a two-party system, and what can we do about it? - Trump / China consulate fight - Mystery seeds from China in the mail - Trump acknowledges QAnon - Explosion in Beirut - The UN rejects the US's attempt to sanction Iran - Saudi Arabia looks to privatize sectors to alleviate blowback from oil war - The UAE goes nuclear - Jordan affirms the Muslim Brotherhood "no longer exists" - The largest Palestinian hospital faces closure - Sunni radicals attacked Shias at Indonesian wedding - Editor of independent Hungarian news source fired with political motivation - Riots broke out at Belgian beach - Protesters in Berlin fight police over closing of left-wing bar and hang-out - German far-right held an anti-mask rally - Venezuelan court sentenced Green Berets who attempted coup to 20 years - 13 killed at a police raid in nightclub in Lima Peru - Bolivia protests delayed election - Palantir moving to Denver - ICE is using Clearview facial recognition software All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:19:32
August 28, 2020
Episode 14: Hagia Sophia, Russian far-right politician accused of murder
First and foremost: Rest in Peace Michael Brooks. He was a tremendous influence on this podcast. This episode was recorded before his death. However, in the next episode, I will prepare the best tribute I can to honor Michael's legacy. The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. After this episode, the show is taking a couple week hiatus, but when we return, it will be an upgraded and stronger podcast because of these upgrades. On today's episode: - The Erdogan administration in Turkey has formally made the decision to convert Hagia Sophia from a museum into a mosque - Protests broke out in the Russian Far East after far-right governor Sergei Furgal was arrested for ties to multiple murders, which the New York Times covers in a highly erroneous way - The Supreme Court reaffirmed that nearly half of Oklahoma belongs to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation - The mayor of Seoul commits sucide following sexual assault allegations - Jair Bolsonaro and Jeanine Anez both test positive for COVID - Thailand on track to functionally legalize gay marriage - A French bus driver was beaten to death by passengers who refused to wear masks - A series of explosions have occurred in Iran (or did they....?) - The US military spreads COVID at military base in Okinawa - Sudan criminalizes genital mutilation, legalized alcohol for non-Muslims, and got rid of potential death penalty for people who leave Islam - Twitter considers a subscription platform All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:15:47
July 22, 2020
Episode 13: the Culture War Episode
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - American conservatives won't shut up about the imminent civil war, a stupid extension of their culture war obsessed psyches - Kpop stans get political, but the focus on subcultural politics distracts from the real point of politics! - American movie snobs blame China for Hollywood's crap, instead of blaming capitalism - Libyan Civil War Report - Ghislaine Maxwell arrested by feds - New York Academy of Arts distances themselves from Epstein by smearing Epstein survivors - Panicked Elon Musk spends a lot of time distancing himself as well - Germany will dismantle a special forces group that's overrun with far-right views - In Denmark, two neonazis killed a black man, but the state refuses to call it a racist attack - Amsterdam's red light district reopens with no kissing - Italy seizes amphetamines they claim were manufactured by ISIS - Erdogan's Turkey considers converting Hagia Sophia into mosque, rather than museum. Mike Pompeo butts in his fat imperialist head - Pakistan-India conflict becomes hotter in Gilgit-Baltistan, as India claims the Pakistani-administered region as their own - Hindu nationalist Modi reaches out to Buddhist-dominant countries, to diplomatically put pressure on China - QAnon poster rams gate with guns at Justin Trudeau's residence - More on Peter Thiel's private capitalist control of earth, and his ties to right-wing ideologue Curtis Yarvin All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:16:21
July 8, 2020
Episode 12: Israel annexation, Russia and Taliban, Order of the 9 Angles
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - Israel to annex the Jordan Valley, a third of Palestine's West Bank - ADL memo leak reveals American pro-Annexation propaganda strategy - American intelligence claims Russia pays Taliban to kill US military - American Army private Ethan Melzer conspired with Nazi Satanist group Order of the 9 Angles - The LIbyan Civil War continues heating up, Egypt gets more involved - Multiple shootings against protesters - The old spinster himself Lindsey Graham's flexes his reactionary muscles, comes out against French Revolution - Epstein Victims' Compensation Fund to pay more than 100 women who plan to file claims - Amazon calls remodeled stadium Climate Pledge Arena. - Four Buddhist paintings that the US looted from South Korea after Korean War will be returned - South Korea denies claims made in John Bolton's new book - North Korea plans to retaliate against leaflet droppers in South Korea, with some leaflets on balloons of their own All of that, and much much more, this is the Society Show!
01:02:01
July 1, 2020
Episode 11: Nova Scotia shooter Mountie ties, gentrification, Maya ruins considered for colonial Disneyland
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - An Imperialist Mormon swindler wants to privately buy Guatemalan jungle, turn Maya ruins into amusement park - A new study measures gentrification in cities - Japanese government denies knowledge of UFO - Trump says he's heard "interesting" things about UFOs - The Nova Scotia shooter appears to potentially have ties to the Mounties -- RCMP - Canadians have large presence amongst far-right internet personalities - India and China clash at border, dozens killed - Three right-wing provocateurs arrested in Las Vegas on terrorism charges - Germany's top prosecutor claims Russia called a hit, regarding the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin last year - The number of world refugees has double in the past decade All of that, and much much more!
01:00:21
June 24, 2020
Episode 10: history of law enforcement, Argentina spied on press, Libyan War Report
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - The history of law enforcement, all the way back to the beginning of civilization, with the Sumerians and Mayas - CHAZ - Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone / CHOP - Capitol Hill Occupied Protest - Cops cancelled! (the show) - Philadelphia police stands in solidarity with alleged assailant and coworker: Joey Balogna - Columbus, King Leopold II, and Louis XVI statues go bye-bye! - the Libyan Civil War report - former friend of the US, Argentinian president Macri accused of spying on 400 journalists - North and South Korea feud over propaganda pamphlet balloons - Indian forces killed nine rebels, leads to protests - Iran sentences spy for CIA and Mossad to death - Riots and protests in Lebanon - The EU set to file antitrust laws against Amazon - QAnon follower set to become a member of congress - Prince Andrew wanted by Feds regarding Jeffrey Epstein All of that and much more, this is the Society Show!
01:16:55
June 17, 2020
Episode 9: The Police State, Dystopia
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. On today's episode: - We're living in a police state - George Floyd, Breonna Taylor,  Regis Korchinski-Paquet -  Egregious deaths in ICE camps - Protests everywhere - Police brutality everywhere - Follow-up on Jacob Wohl interview - Singapore sentenced man to death for drug charges over Zoom call - A former NBC executive who went on to found fake news site now is bigwig at Epoch Times - Erik Prince sues the Intercept after they allege he's sending mercs to the Russian Wagner Group PMC - Peter Thiel's Palantir threatens to move to somewhere without 'monoculture'... like Colorado or New Hampshire - Amazon sends propaganda video packages to local news - Trump intends to bypass congress and send weapons to Saudi Arabia - Israel is now about two months away from potentially annexing part of the West Bank - Brazil, particularly Sao Paulo, destroyed by coronavirus, yet lockdown is still ending - Turkey arrested a man for flying a union jack on national liberation holiday - Malaysia's former PM Mahathir Mohamad expelled from party he created - Emmanuel Macron's centrist party slowly losing support - Serbian president gave dystopian speech
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June 3, 2020
Episode 8: the Jacob Wohl Interview
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and propaganda. In this episode, I interview political operative Jacob Wohl. Some off the things we discuss include: - Jacob’s publicity stunts during the 2020 primary - How Jacob sees politics progressing into the future - How Jacob ideally wants to impact politics - If there’s too much democracy in the US - Biden’s mental well-being and Tara Reade - Which concessions the dominant classes give us and why - Culture wars - Twitter allowing people to turn off replies - The al-Qaeda associate and Saudi military member who shot an American military base - 9/11 - And much more!
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May 27, 2020
Episode 7: Attempted Venezuela raid, ISIS in Afghanistan, Libyan War Report
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and Marxist propaganda. In this episode: - An American private military company attempted, and failed, a raid of Venezuela with dissidents - ISIS claims 2 terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, but government blames Taliban - The Libyan Civil War heats up into a proxy war - CODECO, the Lendu ethnicity militia in the jungles of Congo - ISIS affiliates fight for control of Mozambique - Ethiopia considers appointing technocratic government -  Coups in Sudan - Settler violence against Palestinians increases under coronavirus - 9 police officers were killed in Syria, likely linked to Civil War-related violence - Inflation grows in Iran, leading to currency shake-up - Garment industry in Bangladesh reopens, putting third world workers at great risk - South Korea sees homophobic backlash after COVID spreads in gay night clubs - Brawl in Hong Kong legislature - Donald Trump's choice for Director National Intelligence is into QAnon - US refuses to help international COVID vaccine research - Saudi Arabia triples taxes - Navajo Nation has more COVID cases per capita than anywhere in US - Tim Horton's, and coffee shops in East Asia - And much much more!
01:13:52
May 20, 2020
Episode 6: Nova Scotia spree shooting, #icecreamgate, nazi tech overlords, neocon Cold War with China
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and Marxist propaganda. In this episode: - A domestic abuser denturist went on a killing spree in Nova Scotia, Canada - Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams has dubious ties to One Percent Pelosi and Creepy Joe, as well as indirect ties to Epstein - The CEO of the surveillance company Banjo was in a neonazi group and committed a hate crime - Washington Post columnist and neocon launders unhinged conspiracies into the mainstream, to instigate war with China - Trump threatens Iran in their own gulf, as they develop residential infrastructure on Persian Gulf islands - Libyan warlord Haftar loses ground, further fueling the conflict between Turkey and the UAE - Sunnis withdraw from the majority government in Iraq, further cleaving sectarian tensions caused by US imperialism - Explosion at bank in southern Lebanon - Germany declares Hezbollah a terrorist organization after pressure from US and Israel - France and Germany feud with Silicon Valley over coronavirus - An armed man in Ghana impersonates Canadian military - Police in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have arrested Ne Muanda Nsemi, the claimed prophet and leader of the separatist religious sect called Bundu dia Kongo - India arrested a Kashmiri woman for sharing a photo of another woman whose husband was killed by Indian forces - Sergio Moro resigns as Bolsonaro's Justice Minister as American media pushes him as their preferred successor - Kim Jong-Un is alive, seen at manure factory - Amazon steals proprietary data from third-party vendors - TikTok considers a reality show - Frogs used to live in Antarctica - An anti-union lobbyist warns capitalist buddies that people want to union badly - Harvard professor who helped rehabilitate Jeff Epstein put on administrative leave - Chris Cuomo faked his coronavirus?
01:00:54
May 6, 2020
Episode 5: Corbyn sabotage, Sanders drop-out, Dutch 5G arsonist, corrupt Malaysian financier
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and Marxist propaganda. In this episode: - Corbyn sabotaged by right-wing Labour operatives - Bernie Sanders dropped out and endorsed Joe Biden - Dutch 5G conspiracy theorist burns down telecommunication equipment to stop spread of coronavirus - Malaysian financier, who produced movies and hobnobs with the elite, returns $300 million to Malaysia, stolen in a corruption scheme - Coronavirus caused by capitalism - the exotic meat sector is highly liberalized and privatized! - Courts continue to protect Jeffrey Epstein co-conspirators - The Trump administration is instantly taking refugees to the nearest border crossing and sending them to Mexico - The Dutch refuse coronavirus debt from southern Europe - Sweden attempts herd immunity response to coronavirus, fails - Turkish refugees bound for Albania, pisses off Greece - Migrant workers beat by police in Mumbai after coronavirus confusion - Tension flares between China and Nigeria over discrimation at Guangzhou McDonald's - Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan get worse second-wave of coronavirus, largely imported from US and UK - Maduro rolls out first state-back cryptocurrency - Saudi Arabia declares ceasefire in Yemen - India and Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir - A 13 year old Estonian boy was leading an online international Nazi terror group - Dystopian facial recognition software Clearview AI has alt-right fingerprints all over it
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April 22, 2020
Episode 4 - Mashpee Wampanoag, Hungarian museums, labor walkouts, COVID-19 imperialism
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and Marxist propaganda.  In this episode: - Trump threatens to disestablish Mashpee Wampanoag tribe - Viktor Orban becomes dictator of Hungary, advances nationalist museum project - Labor walkouts at Amazon, Whole Foods, Instacart and more - The US cynically uses COVID-19 for Imperialist antagonism against Venezuela and Iran - Jeff Epstein was best buds with Harvey Weinstein - ISIS members escape in prison riot - Hamas arrests Israeli spies - The drumbeat of Saudi-Russia oil war continues - Gun ownership soars in Brazil - Guns are critical infrastructure to the US - Capitalist parasite Peter Thiel funds CDC's COVID-19 app - German finance minister commits suicide - Eight people killed in Filipino aircraft carrying medical supplies - Hezbollah takes on coronavirus - Syrian refugees afraid to get tested because of chance of deportation - Libyan Civil War continues (thanks Obama) - Toronto institutes major social distancing fines All of this and much, much more on... The Society Show!
51:40
April 8, 2020
Episode 3 - COVID-19, Saudi-Russia oil war, Erik Prince sucks, Alex Jones DWI
There are some (very minor) audio issues, mostly because I struggle holding my microphone in the same place, in relation to my mouth. I think I fixed most of it in editing though!. On today's episode: - COVID-19 - Elon Musk downplays virus for profit - Israel uses virus as excuse to spy - Amazon profits as the rest of us suffer - Saudis wage oil war against Russia - Erik Prince of Blackwater doing evil stuff - Alex Jones arrested for DWI - US and China in a media war - Greenland and Antarctica melting fast - Japanese Neonazi sentenced to death - Gas explosion in Lagos, Nigeria - Ancient Maya city found on Mexican farm - Ghislaine Maxwell sues Epstein's estate
55:01
March 25, 2020
Episode 2 - Hezbollah espionage, Maoist cult party, riots, and mass transit
The Society Show with Christian Patterson, bringing you international news you may have missed, mixed with a barrage of soundboard clips, and Marxist propaganda. On this week's episode: - Joe Biden - Pentagon employee charged with giving Hezbollah-tied love interest classified info - Protests and riots in Delhi - Malaysian PM resigns - Fringe Maoist Evangelical party gains power in Peru - Saudi Arabia stops pilgrimages to Mecca due to COVID-19 - Berlin begins rent freeze - Luxembourg makes mass transit free - US interferes in Ethiopian dam project - Shareholder revolt against Jack Dorsey - Apple employee died playing mobile games in self-driving Tesla
40:06
March 11, 2020
Society Show REBOOT
Society Show is back! Better and more spicy than ever! I read you some international news, as you get barraged with sound drops. Hosted by Christian Patterson. Read the associated blog: undergroundmall.xyz
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February 26, 2020