Us by the Giant

Us by the Giant

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By Michael and Logan
We are two guys located in Thunder Bay who talk about SPACE, 3D printing (technology in general) translation of words, power of mind, local positive news and wherever our podcast takes us.
Cover art by Westermann Creative (www.westermanncreative.com)
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21, Guest Hoyt Thunder Games and Gifts, Bitcoin, Andrew Yang, blood pressure selfie, Perseids, AI
Logan and Michael were joined by Hoyt Nowak today. We recorded at Thunder Games and Gift and it was a blast! We talked about his journey and how Thunder Games and Gift was created. Mentioned in this podcast also Nike sneaker subscription, from dumpster to diesel Phoenix Whitby ON, blood pressure measured through selfie by University of Toronto King Lee, DEUS EX, Ocean Surface garbage bins, the Perseids, Elon endorsing Andrew Yang, United Way new CEO Andre Brulé, Luca Giorgio founder and CEO of Luca Designs pop culture leather jackets, Oliver-Paipoonge Race Track open next spring Richard Schutte (Stock car races), SEA Society of creative Anachronism, Inc. http://www.sca.org  #Thundergamesandgift #thundercon #tbay #thunderbay we recorded with a new mic today and background noise is from players having fun at their location. Its an awesome place! if you haven’t been there please go and check it out 843 Red River Road Unit 12. http://www.thundergamesandgifts.com  Kaitlin is the Winner of the 2 Thunder Con Tickets for Saturday Sept 21st! Congratulations! Thank you for your support! Thank you westermanncreative.com for the art cover!!
1:31:10
August 16, 2019
20, moon invasion, meat tax, lederhosen, democrats and giant parrots, GIVEAWAY!!!
Logan and Michael are reviewing the recent moon invasion by water bears and meat tax proposal in Germany. Lederhosen will be discussed as well as giant parrots. Also we talk about Frank Zapata the hoverboard pilot from france to england second attempt success, NEC flying car in Japan, X-Steam-inator replacing herbicides with steam. CFIA and food classifications/names. Ribfest, brewha and CLE 2019 and an AI DEVELOPED GAME this is speed gate Win two tickets for Saturday 21st September Comic Con if you 1.)like episode 20 post, 2.)share post and 3.) comment why you like UsByTheGiant podcast on Facebook page. Thumbs up! Contest closes August 14th at noon eastern time.
1:21:27
August 9, 2019
19, Guest Kate! Bugs for food, 63 letter word, space age,Universal income? Electric buses, RFDA tbay
KATE is our guest! Kate is a certified Red Seal Chef and has been working in the food industry since her teens. She shares her insights and love for Thunder Bay also participates in the weekly sayings! Michael is not vegan anymore and takes his glasses off when explaining it (It’s getting serious) Logan follows up with the electric buses for Thunder Bay. We mentioned so many names this week that the nick name of this episode it name dropping, RFDA Thunder Bay Regional Food Distribution Association, Northwest Gourmet Mushrooms, Terrymore farms, Chris Groenheide, Bight Restaurant and Bar, farmers market, #arcade #cineplex, pies at the farmers market, (plowmenpie) Woot wooT, #local, Waldorf Thunder Bay, #daycare, Tapiola, community garden, universal income and after all one cookie wasn’t eaten. !
1:44:16
August 2, 2019
18, lightning, buzz cut Joshua, Pommelier Jeannnie, LU’s agricultural fertilizer, biking on memorial
Today Logan combined Lightning with his word of the week and saying? We reviewed some common concerns about biking on memorial and the new north-south cycling and pedestrian bridge proposal. We found out that Joshua Stovel raised more then $10000 for brain cancer with a buzz cut (That is for the Regional Health Sciences Foundation and in memory of his cousin, Chris Hacio) the event was hold at the Sleeping Giant Brewery. We also mention the LU’s agricultural new fertilizer program lead by Dr. Tarlok Singh Sahota. Next we found out that Jeannie Dubois is the first Canadian certified as a pommelier!! CONGRATS!
1:08:51
July 26, 2019
17, guest KEL, Harley live wire, Neuralink!!!, Faceapp, Lake Lids, Rocks Thunder Bay
In today’s episode we are joined at the patio way out in the country at KEL’s place. We are talking about the video game SEA of Solitude, that Egypt opened up the Bend Pyramid for the first time in 50 years, commercial space launches, the new all electric Harley Davidson live wire, FACEAPP and privacy issues?!, and finally by the leader of Mars, the Elon we talk about the recent presentation of Neuralink and our personal opinions. Also mentioned: Festival of India, Festival of Colors, Cruise nights at Davinci, Lake Lids by Lucas Brown, Rocks Thunder Bay
1:30:35
July 19, 2019
16, every sausage has two endings, jellyfish steak, Elon bossing German mayors, Andrew Brigham bike
We talk about that every sausage has 2 endings, 3D washable resin ink, radioactive tourism, jellyfish steak, thunder bay Andrew Brigham biking accident map, Elon Musk being bossy with german mayors about tesla vehicle registration, (Bureaucrat) AI racing and sports, Lion jumps 36 feet, Apple maps was in town, RichRebuild.
1:17:26
July 15, 2019
Bonus 2 VEGAN, our open discussion with Pete
Today Bonus episode is titled VEGAN, our open discussion with Pete. Pete is joining us this week on his request to talk about being Vegan. Michael co-host of Us by the Giant is Vegan which makes this a good and interesting topic. To be straight and honest we respect every diet and are not judging anyone. This is an open discussion about lots of things that are related to being Vegan. Thank you everyone for the questions submitted through facebook. This helped a lot and guided us through this episode!!
1:28:17
July 9, 2019
15, Elon Musk an AI, EM Drive, Electric boats, living in a black whole, Chris Gardner District Open title!
This week we talked about Elon musk and our suspicion that he is an AI (just like Mark Zuckerberg??) Logan dived into the EM impossible drive that breaks physical laws of momentum. Also hybrid boats, and local blue festival. We touch base on a 720HP 3D printed car as well. Do you remember Demolition man. WE DO! Does AI take over jobs and will force governments to implement universal income?? Also we are talking about local news as Chris Gardner captures District open title at White Water!! WOOT WOOT! Congrats from us!
59:57
July 5, 2019
14, guest appearance Pete, plastic and you, cookies, beyond meat and cooking
This week we invited Pete to be featured on the podcast as he’s and avid listener and supporter of our podcast. We learn how he became a chef while he joins us also on discussions about the use of plastic, eating cookies and beyond meat. Pete will be back as he wants to talk to us about ethical veganism.
59:45
June 28, 2019
13, Andrew SASI Water, Tarantella Thunder Bay, Daytona Trich-y-Life, Rain gardens
This episode is episode 13 and features guest speaker guest Andrew from SASI Water. Yes Water is life. We dive into Andrew’s seemingly endless knowledge, also we cover local books this week. Tarantella Thunder Bay illustrated by Cabrina Tolone and author Leah Nadin. Also Daytona Shaffer Publishing her book Trich-y-Life 11th grade St Ignatious High school. We have a surprise ending this week too. Another visitor. Haha
56:02
June 21, 2019
Episode 12, Strongman Ben, Airless tires, point space travel, beyond meat, Holly’s tiny house
We are talking about Ben lifting a 1000 pounds, Holly’s minimalistic tiny house and airless tires by 2024? Point space travel NYC - Shanghai 40mins? South Pole is heavy @ moon. We forgot to talk about death stranding. Duh!! Also we recorded at a new setting today so we might have to work out some sound issues for the next episode lol
58:41
June 14, 2019
Episode 11, Stargate 3D printer, Tesla Blade Runner pick up, Monkey Island and AI beating humans
We are talking about a huge 3D printer that’s called Stargate, some Elon musk interview stuff from a Tesla podcast. How the Roman handled deserters underperformance, some Monkey Island and an electric pick up truck that’s themed by blade runner? Hope everyone had a good commuter challenge this week! Get us some opening theme music. We have one week left for the entry. Cheers.
59:44
June 7, 2019
Episode 10 Joan of Arc, Commuter challenge, star link, Mount Everest, English is weird? LEO
This week we are talking about the commuter challenge, Tesla’s engine change, star link and Joan of Arc, as well why English as a language is very weird sometimes.
59:46
May 30, 2019
Bonus X Episode
This is a special feature for making it to 10 Episodes this week. We are talking about electric skateboards, bikes and Arnold. As well as lots of role playing games. Sometimes Logan gets bored but not as a DM and Michael could talk forever about his boosted skateboard?
59:44
May 27, 2019
Episode 9, Space Snowman, the Lone Dark, Donner Party, Auf Wacht, Boarding Pass for Mars
This weeks episode is a bit darker so be warned. A survival game called the Lone Dark brought us to the Donner Party in 1846. We also are featuring some fancy words and a Kissinger kuiper. Also we change our rating to explicit. Thank you. Give us some feedback or follow us on your favourite podcast app. As always this is recorded on an iPad with Anchor! Cheers!
59:37
May 23, 2019
Episode 8, Cosmos & Skylab, 3D facts, gaming contest, Panzerfaust, brachiation, Breaking eggs
On this episode we talk about Cosmos and Skylab the past of space. Also a Thunder Bay gaming contest and the meaning of Panzerfaust. We also talk about monkeys doing brachiation.
59:40
May 15, 2019
Episode 7, Roller Derby, 9yards, Tesla boy, smallish space facts, MAG
We are just talking about random space stuff today and the need to go to the toilet. Some local activities we have seen as the Folklore festival and a Roller Derby in Thunder Bay
59:56
May 8, 2019
Episode 6, HUGE space facts, folklore festival, neutron stars, Jackie chan casket faux pas
We forgot to talk about BIKE MONTH and EcoSuperior clean up day! Drop us some applause and favour us! Just talking us by the Giant. Cheers if someone can come up with a piece of art work showing Jackie chan jumping of this boot. That would be epic!
57:18
May 2, 2019
Episode 5, 100km run, Drake Equation, Marsquake and Beetle gun
Just talking in Thunder Bay Us by the Giant Michael and Logan. Favour us on Anchor and drop us some applause. Cheers. Also please give us some feedback or ask us questions, suggestions and topics that you want us to talk about.
58:19
April 25, 2019
Episode 4, 3D printed heart, Tesla & Nikola, TIME & gravity, Schmetterling, tootle
To clarify you can buy a Tesla 3 but if you lease one you can’t buy it after the lease as they have other plans for the vehicle. Follow us on Twitter @usbythegiant or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Us-by-the-Giant-620878884991343/ if you have stuff you want us to discuss hit us up on anchor with a message and we will get back on it.
53:58
April 17, 2019
Episode 3, black hole, DND story telling, fallout and lots of robotics aha yeah
Episode three we are talking about the black hole at M84, robotics, lots of robotics, fallout, dnd and story telling, being creative and distractions. Thunder Bay news and garden advice?
56:52
April 11, 2019
Episode 2. AI, thunder con, Boston dynamics, schadenfreude, exoplanets, Antarctica, local news
Logan and Michael are talking this week again unedited about Tumors that grow teeth and other body parts. Also we go over the prejudgment of AI and Schadefreude. #thunderbay #usbythegiant #tbay #localpodcast
52:35
April 4, 2019
1. Intro, Space, 3D printing, Thunder Bay, creativity.
Quick introduction of Logan and Michael producing a podcast in Thunder Bay bi-weekly or more often. First episode we talked about Space, creativity, local stuff and 3D printing. Welcome to Us by the Giant!!
52:18
March 28, 2019
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