44: Thanksgiving Plans, Trump Kinda Concedes, Movie Release Changes
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Just in time for Thanksgiving: Twitter launches FLEETS, Rudy Giuliani melts on live television, and Barack Obama's A Promised Land drops.

  • Taboo word of the week is back! This week's taboo word: Biden.
  • How are we all handling Thanksgiving this year? While the panel tries to plan a safe and enjoyable holiday, we're 👀 at the people who are having large family celebrations.
  • We predict that the closest thing we'll ever get to a concession from Trump is this tweet.
  • What does it mean if the President kinda concedes, but recounts and court challenges are still happening?
  • Trump really is tired of winning: not content with losing Georgia twice, he is requesting a third recount after the state certified its results last Friday.
  • Don't fuck with Detroit: the tale of how a gridlock to certify Wayne County's election results turned into a Zoombombing good time.
  • In happy news, Dr. Fauci confirms that Santa is immune to coronavirus, and can still make the rounds this year!
  • Vaccine check in - are we still feeling cautiously optimistic?
  • Laura's rage of the week: 80% of inmates in Texas county jails who died of coronavirus had not yet been convicted of a crime, and were in jail simply because they couldn't afford bail.
  • What to say to people who say you're being "too safe" right now: Laura wants to say "fuck 'em," but Huffington Post has some (perhaps) more helpful recommendations.
  • Pam reports that some California counties are now on mandatory curfew, prompting us to wonder if covid only comes out after 10 PM?
  • Universal has struck a deal with some major theatrical chains to shorten the theatrical exclusivity window, a win for everyone who prefers watching new movies from the comfort of home.
  • This week's recommendations will keep your feeds clean, your liver busy, and your Christmas lights simple: Tweetbot (Andrew), Gingerbread Murder Scene stout by Pontoon Brewing (Laura), and smart plugs (Pam).
  • This week's episode of #Millennial is sponsored by Rothy's (https://www.rothys.com/mill), EliteMD CBD (https://www.elitemdcbd.com/sleep and enter code REAL20 at checkout for 20% off plus free shipping), and LoveBook (https://www.lovebookonline.com/MILL for 20% off). Support #Millennial by supporting our sponsors!

And in this week's installment of After Dark, available on Patreon:

  • Surprise Bitch! victim Natalie fills us in on new parenthood during the pandemic, as well as what it's like to live in a state where it seems like the Governor wants everyone to die.
  • Becky reaches out to assuage Laura's fears about potentially getting away to an Airbnb for a change in scenery. Laura is still very paranoid.
  • In preparation for Thanksgiving, we share some of the cringiest stories from around the web about other peoples' dysfunctional family gatherings. May this help prepare you for seeing your own family.
  • Andrew reveals his dad's most haunting moment.
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93: Mandela Effect: The Science of False Memories
Have you ever remembered something that didn’t happen? Turns out false memories are actually pretty common, in fact they’re the reason that so many people believe that Nelson Mandela died in prison... You can WATCH the podcast over on our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/SciGuys If you would like to support the podcast, please donate to our Patreon: http://patreon.com/SciGuys If you'd like to see more of us, follow our socials! Facebook http://facebook.com/SciGuysPod Twitter http://twitter.com/SciGuysPod Instagram http://instagram.com/SciGuysPod References: Memory Basics https://snl.salk.edu/~eagleman/papers/EaglemanMontagueModelsofLM.pdf https://science.howstuffworks.com/life/inside-the-mind/human-brain/human-memory1.htm https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/05/160517131928.htm False Memories Basics & Seminal Papers https://www.businessinsider.com/science-of-false-memories-2017-12?r=US&IR=T https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2776349 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7319895/ https://webs.wofford.edu/steinmetzkr/Teaching/Psy150/Lecture%20PDFs/Roediger.pdf https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30550338/ https://www.healio.com/psychiatry/journals/psycann/1995-12-25-12/%7B2060e727-5296-43bd-8580-55b09b96f074%7D/the-formation-of-false-memories#divReadThis https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/2167702617724424 https://www.researchgate.net/publication/279598056_Tricks_of_Memory https://www.researchgate.net/publication/227673242_False_memories_What_the_hell_are_they_for https://www.gold.ac.uk/media/documents-by-section/departments/research-centres-and-units/research-units/anomalistic-psychology-research/2003-french-fantastic.pdf https://staff.washington.edu/eloftus/Articles/sciam.htm https://web.archive.org/web/20100619082741/http://www.psych.umn.edu/courses/fall07/brunnquelld/psy8542/Session%2015/Loftus%20-Lost%20in%20the%20Mall%20-%20Misrepresentations%20and%20misubders.pdf https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0956797614562862#aff-2 High Risk Demographics & Potential Consequences https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0956797614534694 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6892757/ https://cognitiveresearchjournal.springeropen.com/articles/10.1186/s41235-020-00262-1 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/acp.2350090302 https://srcd.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/1467-8624.00064 https://www.ceeol.com/search/article-detail?id=824601 Further Reading & Interesting Papers https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6749930/ https://indiarxiv.org/gjtfk/\ Incognito - David Eagleman Follow the Sci Guys @notcorry / @jampkin / @lukecutforth
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247 - Dixie, Dick, and the Bully Stick
This week, we sat down with sexual folklorist Dixie De La Tour, host of Bawdy Storytelling, to talk about the importance of storytelling, and how sharing ideas can lead to more creative kink scenarios. We also discussed the value of sharing sex-positive content when social media appears to be heading in a direction that’s sex-negative. Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this one, you’d probably like episodes 039, 017, and 108. Check out the episode of RISK! that both Dick & Dixie appeared in! Here’s a video of Dick’s Risk! performance. Here’s a video of Dixie’s Risk! performance. Dixie’s links: Bawdy Storytelling website Bawdy’s Patreon Did you know we host a virtual munch every Friday? You can find more details about that here! Keep us on the air by donating a buck or two to our Patreon! You can listen to an ad-free version of the show a week early, and you’ll have access to our Discord server. We post a lot of fun bonus content, including monthly photosets, silly and/or kinky videos, movie reviews. If you'd rather make a one time donation, you can do so at PayPal.me/OCPLLC. Be sure to check out this week’s featured podcast recommendation, Disability After Dark Find us on Twitter and Instagram: @ocpkink More by PODCAST JUKEBOX: Queers Next Door | Being There Will Sean Podcast? | The Goth Librarian Podcast Drinks with God | ProudToBeKinky | NO LOVE LOST Tags: Kink, BDSM, Fetish, Fantasy, Sex, Education, Positive, DIY, Punk, Nerds, storytelling, social, media, orgy, party, creativity, liveshow, livestream
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Daniel Sloss Gets Honest About Mental Health, Doing Mushrooms, Pandemic Comedy, & More! Ep 44
Special thanks to DoorDash - download app & use code ‘DEFRANCO’, UPSTART - http://upstart.com/defranco, & Warby Parker - http://warbyparker.com/defranco for sponsoring!  WATCH Previous Podcast: https://youtu.be/L8SOhkpjtGA  Go Check Out Daniel Sloss: https://www.twitch.tv/daniel_sloss https://twitter.com/Daniel_Sloss   ———————————— Click on http://ShopDeFranco.com  for limited edition merch! Ends soon.  New episode every Wednesday! Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/acw/?sub_confirmation=1  LISTEN to the audio podcasts: http://LinksHole.com  SUBSCRIBE to ACW Clips: https://www.youtube.com/acwclips?sub_confirmation=1  ———————————— 00:24 - Harry Potter  03:18 - Covid-19 in the US Timeline 04:24 - Stand Up Comedy During the Pandemic  08:57 - Buying a Tesla  14:03 - News in America/Election Cycle 20:13 - Sloss Book Delay  22:15 - Sloss’ Mental Health Journey in 2020 29:08 - Sloss Found the Love for Standup Again  31:47 - “I was pretending to be Daniel Sloss” 41:05 - Daniel Sloss Joins Twitch  46:50 - Experimenting with Mushrooms  53:36 - Dad, Cocaine & Money 58:47 - “My love of booze” 1:01:06 - TikTok  1:08:18 - What’s the ultimate dream for you? 1:14:31 - Bo Burnham 1:18:00 - Daniel Sloss Has a Podcast…  1:20:54 - Best and Worst Experiences with Other Comedians… 1:27:13 - Cut toxic family out of your life 1:32:22 - Does losing your sister so young make you want a family more?  1:41:19 - What is your favorite part of the body and why?  1:52:05 - What do you think about Donald Trump getting banned from Twitter? 1:55:43 - Sloss Asking Phil Questions…  ————————————  THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:  -Get $5 off your first order and zero delivery fees for a month when you download the DoorDash app in the App Store and enter code DEFRANCO. -Go to http://upstart.com/defranco to find out how much you can save! -Go to http://warbyparker.com/defranco to try 5 pairs of glasses at home for free! ———————————— FOLLOW ME OFF YOUTUBE:  https://linktr.ee/PhilipDeFranco ———————————— Edited by: William Crespo  Executive Producer: Amanda Morones - https://twitter.com/MandaOhDang https://www.instagram.com/mandaohdang/ Art Director & Motion Graphics Artist: Brian Borst - https://twitter.com/brianjborst https://www.instagram.com/brianborst/ Production & Photography: Zack Taylor - https://twitter.com/zacktaylor_92 http://instagram.com/zacktaylor92 #DanielSloss #PhilipDeFranco #AConversationWith
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