Brand new 50 year old Submarines — Zoë Coombs Marr, Concetta Caristo, Lidia Thorpe, Lewis Hobba, Dan Ilic — October 30th
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THIS WEEK'S PODCAST:
We check the receipts for Senate Estimates, get into branding with NIXVM cult, and celebrate Kim Kardashian’s Birthday in a totally normal way.
We also talk with Senator. Lidia Thorpe about the sacred grove of Djab Wurrung trees that are being felled to make way for a highway duplication.
To express your anger at the destruction of 800 years of Djab Wurrung culture, and therefore Australian culture, email your local Victorian State MP.
Here’s a few to get you started:
Zoë Coombs Marr
Senator. Lidia Thorpe
Zoë is performing at the Two Queers Festival at Giant Dwarf in November. Get tickets here. https://giantdwarf.com.au/events/zoe-coombs-marr/
Thanks:Big thanks to The Bertha Foundation, our Patreon Supporters and RODE Mics. And post-producer Jacob Round.
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This podcast is supported in part by the Bertha Foundation.
Dan Ilic 0:05
Oh, hello Lewis.
Lewis Hobba 0:07
Hello Daniel. How are you?
Dan Ilic 0:08
I'm well and well have things in your neck of the woods.
Lewis Hobba 0:11
Correct and I don't know if you've heard 2020 my year. I'm okay, I'm having a no right time all things considered.
Dan Ilic 0:19
I know it's a it's a rough time for all sorts of people. But we'll get into that we've got a podcast to discuss those sorts of things. We want to thank our Patreon supporters who have jumped on board this week, including Chris Kohler and Tom crean again, if you want to support us on Patreon you can head over to patreon.com forward slash rational fear and not just a way to support irrational fears buy two carbon offset the emissions of your car with a go neutral sticker. For every $90 sticker go neutral. We'll buy 3.5 tonnes of offsets which is about the yearly emissions of a car and five bucks that comes to us. I've got it I've got a little sticker on the back of my car people think oh, well that 2000 Carolla that's, that's covered. That's good.
Lewis Hobba 0:58
It's the only bloody thing about the show. That is neutral. All right, dad.
Dan Ilic 1:04
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Dan Ilic 1:30
Tonight after 112 days Melbourne has eased lockdown restrictions However, some hipster cafes have remained closed to be ironic. And water is discovered on the moon but it turns out it can't be used for anything as it's already owned by Angus Taylor. And in just under a week, the season finale of the United States of America is on who will get fine that week. I'm excited. It's Halloween 2020 or as we call it in Australia book quake. This is arrested Oh fair.
Hello, welcome to rational faith. I'm your host former sexy nurse Dan Ilic. Let's meet our fear mongers for tonight. She's a comedian improviser and radio broadcasting from Sydney her 2019 festival showed loose one so much critical acclaim that it got picked up to be part of the 2020 bats festival at Gryphon theatre company which probably got cancelled, after organise realises that she was a little tireless, just because of COVID-19 is Kanchana Christo.
Concetta Caristo 2:37
Oh my god. Hey, it's me. The cancelled woman. Good to be here.
Dan Ilic 2:44
She's the multiple award winning lockdown special having jewel personality performing hyphenated hyphenating. It's a privilege to have the double barreled Triple Threat herself. Zoe combs Ma.
Zoë Coombs Marr 2:55
It's Zoe knowledge, actually.
Unknown Speaker 3:01
reputation. Really? You know,
Zoë Coombs Marr 3:07
I am waiting to be congratulated before it really happens all the time. I get confused. Like, I love you on the checkout.
Unknown Speaker 3:15
That's not me. That's
Lewis Hobba 3:19
Dan Ilic 3:25
And he is one half of wedding magic act pen and haba it's Louis haba. Wow. Oh, my
Lewis Hobba 3:31
God. I was thinking the other day. I want to go and get my like,
Unknown Speaker 3:37
Lewis Hobba 3:38
my Nike glasses. No. No, I want to go and get ordained so that I can marry people. All right, because I emcee a lot of weddings and a lot of friends weddings. I just happen to you guys, as people who talk in the market price for family you get asked to me every wedding. Plus I can sometimes DJ weddings. So if I can do the marrying? I'm a one man wedding band. Wow. Wow. I'm actually
Concetta Caristo 3:59
I'm trying to get my magic lessons so that
Lewis Hobba 4:02
I really feel about the magic of
Dan Ilic 4:05
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Dan Ilic 5:18
The first fear this week it's the most magical time in politics. It's senate estimates happy senate estimates everyone, I hope you're having a fantastic set of estimates. This year, this is where we thought you bless you.
Senator. Lidia Thorpe 5:32
with you. Also with you have your
Dan Ilic 5:34
part of Senate estimates is cut is like taking a whole bunch of receipts and throwing them at your friends. Yes, bless you, bless you. It's where we find out just how far public servants will go to protect the ministers from scrutiny. Last week, of course, we learned that you can get a Cartier watch by simply working at Australia Post and doing a good job. This week, we learned that our first submarine could be launched in around 37 years. Yes. The new subs are coming and they're gonna be coming about when the iPhone 49 will be released. Yes, it's very exciting. Incidentally, the iPhone 49 will have an inbuilt submarine. So you know, that'll be redundant. The subs gonna cost us $90 billion. The iPhone, iPhone 49 will only cost us a billion dollars. So you know, you do the math. fishmonger's doesn't bother you that these new submarines that we're building today won't be working in our waters until it's 37 years.
Concetta Caristo 6:31
No, actually, because I spoke to a psychic this week. And she said that in 2015 it's gonna be a really good time for me. So I think that it's like actually a good time for the submarines and for me, and so that's sort of why it's happening. So I'm really stoked about it. Yeah.
Lewis Hobba 6:45
And are you an Aquarius?
Concetta Caristo 6:48
Aquarius. I'm a Libra. So no, no,
Unknown Speaker 6:53
not a water sign today.
Concetta Caristo 6:55
Thank you so much. I lied. I'm
sorry. I'm being such a politician right now. Sorry,
Zoë Coombs Marr 7:03
Leo. I feel like I fe…