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Every other week, tune into 8-4 Play for talk about Japan, video games, and Japanese video games, straight from the 8-4 offices in beautiful downtown Tokyo. Featuring the sultry voices of 8-4's own Mark MacDonald, John Ricciardi, Hiroko Minamoto, Justin "JJ" Epperson, Roy Blakely, Sarah Podzorski, and Graeme Howard.
 
Think if AVGN met Giant Bomb. Level 2 Gaming is a mix of a one really smart gamer Tom, and one guy who love just playing video games, Keegan. Together they make this weird combination of entertainment and knowledge. One day you may learn about the developer for a series and the next you may watch us drive off a cliff just to see what happens, you never really know. What I do know is if you like watching 2 dudes in a basement play video games then you should really check us out. We won't disa ...
 
Through both audio AND video episodes, the hosts of WASD dive into the most bizarre, original and innovative releases of the indie game scene. See also: WASD Podcast: ZOMBIE MINECRAFT SHOOTER SURVIVAL PORNO MAHJONG.
 
The gaming people who brought you A Winner Is You return in their new guise of GAMERTRON. New name, same good ol' fashioned video game chat. Join us weekly for what we've been playing, terrible fan fiction readings and quizzes, as well our special Top 10 and Game Club episodes every month. It's the ultimate podcast for the total gamer. Enjoy, and get in touch with us at twitter.com/UKGamertron or on Facebook at facebook.com/Gamertron
 
The Blackwater Novels are set in the 1930s along the Blackwater Swamp, near the fictional town of Turpentine, Georgia. Get in trouble with the twins when they shoot green tomatoes in a giant slingshot, and dynamite a toilet with a cherry bomb. Explore the magic and mystery of nature . . . hear the critters in the swamp, sleep in a treehouse, find a hidden grave, and sleep on an island by the embers of a campfire.
 
Hello and welcome to Earth Destruction Directive, a Daikaiju Podcast! I am your host, Luke Jaconetti, and I want to take you all on a trip into the wild, woolly, and sometimes wacky world of Japanese giant monsters! We're going to talk about all your favorites -- from Godzilla, Rodan, and King Ghidorah all the way down to Gappa and Yonggary, and everyone in between! Plus giant heroes like Ultraman and Super Robots like the Shogun Warriors! This is Earth Destruction Directive -- let's get sto ...
 
Voted “Favorite Political Podcast” by Apple Podcasts listeners. Stephen Colbert says "Everybody should listen to the Slate Political Gabfest." The Gabfest, featuring Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz, is the kind of informal and irreverent discussion Washington journalists have after hours over drinks.
 
Intelligence Squared is the world’s leading forum for debate and intelligent discussion. Live and online we take you to the heart of the issues that matter, in the company of some of the world’s sharpest minds and most exciting orators. Join the debate at www.intelligencesquared.com and download our weekly podcasts every Tuesday and Friday. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/intelligencesquared.
 
So You Want to Be a Marine Biologist is your go-to resource if you've ever dreamed of exploring the ocean's depths, considered becoming a marine biologist, or want to learn more how to protect the world's oceans. This podcast dives into ocean science, conservation, sea stories, and explores ocean careers. Bring out your inner Jacques Cousteau, and discover the world beneath the waves.
 
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As COVID-19 cases keep surging, the Ontario government continues to face criticism over its communication relating to the province's pandemic response. Concerns have also been raised over Premier Doug Ford's plan to scrap ranked ballots for municipalities. What might this move mean for democracy? And what is the public health message that's not get…
 
Last year, Bruce McArthur received a life sentence for each of the eight men who'd gone missing in Toronto's Church and Wellesley village, an LGBTQ community. From the first missing case to sentencing it took nine years to wrap this case. Why did it take so long to investigate, apprehend, charge, and sentence a serial killer in Toronto? Investigati…
 
Are the Cowboys selling off? They traded Everson Griffen to the Lions and Jerry Jones gets salty when asked if the team has a "leadership void." Trade talk: With the deadline approaching, rumors are popping up about Stephon Gilmore, Xavien Howard and Quinnen Williams. Airing of Grievances: The MLB has an issue that the NFL could learn from.…
 
PFT Power Rankings: Mike and Chris debate whether the Chiefs would beat the Steelers and answer your Twitter questions. Trevor Lawrence says it's not a certainty that he will enter the 2021 Draft. Could he pull an Elway/Eli power play? Draft: Contender Achilles Heels - What are the biggest holes on the best teams? Breaking news: The Cowboys will be…
 
Plenty of people from all corners of the world choose to come to Canada. But many Canadians also pick up and find a new path in foreign lands. What drives them and how do they come to view their homeland? We ask, Jeremy Howick, of Oxford University; Kirstine Stewart, member of the executive committee at the World Economic Forum, Andrea Bibbs, of Wa…
 
About three million Canadians live and work in other countries. And even though they're abroad for their own reasons, writer John Stackhouse argues that Canada would do well to make better use of them. He discusses his latest book, "Planet Canada: How Our Expats Are Shaping the Future." See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Fear is on the march. All over the world citizens have surrendered basic freedoms to the state in order to be protected from Covid-19. Good government has become not just important but a matter of life and death. But the assumption that Western governments have any advantage over the rest of the world is questionable: ask yourself, where would you …
 
Florio & Simms recap a defensive Monday night win for the Rams over the Bears. Is Chicago's offense fixable? Odell Beckham, Jr. is out for the season. How much does that hurt the Browns offense, if at all? As Antonio Brown prepares to joins the Buccaneers, how long will it take him to get up to speed on the offense?…
 
Are the Patriots as bad as they've looked the past 2 weeks? Simms actually likes their chances against the Bills this week. I Watched The Film: Chris has some deeper takeaways from Seahawks-Cardinals, including whose at fault for Russell Wilson's 3 interceptions and why DK Metcalf had such a quiet night offensively. Draft: Week 8 Goats (in a bad wa…
 
Don’t go into the woods. Young lad like yourself’ll get eaten alive, so you will. It’s spooky season all round, so grab thy long noses and disembark thy flying brooms, for tis the season for podcasts about video games. Some games are discussed here, as is the next generation of consoles. Then something wonderful happens… but we won’t go into that h…
 
Jann Arden is known for many things. She's a popular and lauded singer-songwriter, a Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, a Member of the Order of Canada, and star and executive producer of the network TV show, Jann. She also became a beacon for people all over the world who recognized their own lives in her frank and emotional social media posts …
 
With Ontario in in the midst of a pandemic second wave, the economy is still in a fairly desperate condition. But that will have to change one day. To debate how to grow the economy in a post-pandemic world, we welcome Jim Stanford, director of the Centre for Future Work; Trevin Stratton, chief economist for the Canadian Chamber of Commerce; Armine…
 
Florio & Simms recap Sunday of Week 7: - Kyler Murray tops Russell Wilson in a video game-like SNF game - Did we learn more about the Steelers or Titans in yesterdays battle of unbeatens? - Brady-Belichick heat check: The Bucs roll in Vegas while the 49ers send Cam to the bench - The Cowboys season got even worse as Andy Dalton suffered a concussio…
 
Florio and Simms hand out superlatives for the Week 7 Sunday games, including Baker Mayfield's big rebound vs the Bengals and the Falcons blowing another late lead. Antonio Brown signed with the Bucs, but Florio explains why he is not in the clear of all his discipline issues. PFT Live Draft: Week 7 Sunday Surprises…
 
Building broadband infrastructure in remote and rural parts of Ontario is still challenging. As TVO's Ashley Okwuosa discovered while researching the issue, it's entirely due to the prohibitive expense. It also requires cooperation from multi-levels of government and private partners. She talks to Jeyan Jeganathan about what it takes to get online …
 
Our review of the week begins with the question, do Canada's provincial and federal politicians have enough power? Then, a look at the critical opioid situation in Ontario's northern communities. Nick Kristof discusses his new book, "Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope," co-written with his wife, Sheryl WuDunn. Lady Black a.k.a. Barbara Amiel te…
 
A small number of superspreaders are responsible for the majority of COVID-19 infections. For example, in a contact-tracing effort involving over three million people in India, eight per cent of patients accounted for 60 per cent of the infections, while 70 per cent of the patients infected no one. What do scientists know about why superspreading h…
 
Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on the Gabfest each week, and access to special bonus episodes throughout the year. Sign up now to listen and support our show. For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment, Emily, David, and John discuss Jeffrey Toobin’s suspension from The New Yorker. You can tweet suggestions, links, and questions to @SlateGabf…
 
Les Payne, the renowned Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist, embarked in 1990 on a nearly thirty-year-long quest to interview anyone he could find who had actually known Malcolm X - including siblings, classmates, friends, cellmates, FBI moles and cops, and political leaders around the world. His goal was ambitious: to transform what wo…
 
Daniel Jones had the Giants off and running towards an upset until the fell short. Are Carson Wentz and the Eagles now favorites in the NFC (L)East? The Ravens continue to load up by trading for Yannick Ngakoue. They also added Dez Bryant to the bottom of their roster. Florio has a theory on the latter move, and he and Peter King discuss where Anto…
 
Florio and Peter King look ahead to the biggest matchups of Week 7, including the 5-0 Steelers vs the 5-0 Titans, Russell Wilson vs Kyler Murray, Jimmy Garoppolo's return to New England, and Jon Gruden's reunion with the Buccaneers. And we take you into the weekend by drafting the players and teams who need to show us something on Sunday.…
 
The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and New York Times columnist discusses his latest book, "Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope," co-written with his wife Sheryl WuDunn. Beginning in Kristof's hometown of Yamhill, Oregon, it examines a variety of issues, including unemployment, health care, substance-use disorder, and the prison system. Kristof…
 
The opioid crisis continues to ravage the country and province, and the COVID-19 pandemic has made a dreadful situation worse. The crisis is even more acutely felt in northern Ontario where the overdose death rate was more than double the provincial average in 2019, and the rate of opioid-related hospitalizations in the first quarter of 2020 for th…
 
Ryan Fitzpatrick got to speak about the Dolphins replacing him with Tua Tagovailoa, and he did not tow the company line. Who should Fitz really be mad at? The Raiders are preparing for the Bucs without their starting O-line, and Le'Veon Bell is happy to be in Kansas City. Odell Beckham had some strong words yesterday, but is everyone focused on the…
 
From empty grocery shelves to more home cooking and baking, how has the pandemic affected the way Ontarians shop for food and what they eat. Will these changes be lasting? We ask Sylvain Charlebois, scientific director, Agri-Food Analytics Lab at Dalhousie University; Jackie Fraberts, owner operator of the family-run grocery store Fraberts Fresh Fo…
 
She's a divisive figure, and a target of much black ink. And at almost 80, Barbara Amiel has finally set her own pen to paper to set the record straight, and perhaps settle some scores. She talks to Steve Paikin about her memoir, "Friends and Enemies," her youth, her journalism career, her husband Conrad Black's legal trouble, and weighs in on the …
 
The Dolphins are starting the Tua Tagovailoa era after their bye. Did Ryan Fitzpatrick deserve to lose his job? Does this give Miami the best chance to win this year? The Cowboys are reeling and now the anonymous critics have popped up in the locker room. Should we put any stock in these reports? Airing of Grievances: Florio has a new plan for the …
 
Dr. Chelsea Bennice, aka Octogirl, is a true field biologist and octopus researcher. Join us as Chelsea dives into the world of these tentacled creatures, their mating behaviors, and how she spent over 400 hours underwater studying them. Chelsea also shares some excellent tips for aspiring grad students, and how anyone can become involved in octopu…
 
Politicians generally tend to seek office with a motivation to do good work for their communities and constituents. Alex Marland, a professor of political science at Memorial University, joins us to discuss his new book "Whipped: Party Discipline in Canada," that examines one of the ways that hopeful ambition can hit a brick wall. See omnystudio.co…
 
There are 338 elected members of the Canadian parliament and 124 MPPs at Queen's Park. But how often do we hear from any the party leaders or a few top ministers? So, do we really need all those politicians? And as a democracy, what might replace them? To help us inquire into this, we welcome Garry Keller, vice president at StrategyCorp; Clifton va…
 
The Chiefs beat the Bills...by running the ball? Was this an anomaly or a sign of things to come for the KC offense? And are the Bills not ready for primetime yet? It didn't take long to see how much the Cowboys offense will miss Dak Prescott. Is Dallas still the favorite in the NFC East? And is it good sign that Kyler Murray didn't have his best g…
 
Mike Vrabel revealed another loophole in the rulebook to help the Titans win Sunday. And Chris and Mike debate Romeo Crennel's decision to go for 2. I Watched The Film: After rewatching Packers-Bucs, was Aaron Rodgers' game as bad as it seemed? PFT Live Draft: Week 6 goats (in a bad way) - Does Chris dare nominate ooooooh Aaaaaaron Rooooooodgers?…
 
In the years just before and after the fall of the Berlin Wall, people from across the political spectrum in Europe and America celebrated a great achievement, felt a common purpose and, very often, forged personal friendships. Yet over the following decades the euphoria evaporated, the common purpose and centre ground gradually disappeared, extrem…
 
In his new book, "Solved" former Toronto mayor David Miller puts forth the idea that cities around the world, and here in Ontario, are well-disposed to find solutions for climate change. In fact, many measures are already in place. A further step forward would be to embed carbon plans into city planning and city budgets. Le ading the charge would b…
 
Hamilton has a plan to tackle climate change, which is a good thing since last year it declared a climate emergency. But like many other cities around the world, how to make sure that plan includes issues of equity and accessibility can be tricky. In a city that has, over the years, dealt with loss of industry, reinvention, growth, gaps in equality…
 
Wherein: Adrienne and Steve discuss the retro beach magnificence that is The Incredible Casuals Scroll down to play Podcast Let's Go at Discogs Let's Go live at The Paradise Incredible Casuals Old Website The Beachcomber, Wellfleet Mass. That's That at Discogs Picnic Ape at Discogs Beach Blanket Bingo Trailer Endless Summer Trailer…
 
Wherein: Steve and A discuss the reggae tinged pop of iconoclast Grace Jones working with the Compass Point All-Stars Scroll down to play Podcast My Jamaican Guy at Discogs Living My Life At Discogs Grace Jones Website My Jamaican Guy Video Conan The Destroyer Trailer Wilhelmina Website Chris Blackwell at The Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Compass Poin…
 
Aaron Rodgers & Cam Newton had rough Sundays as they were rattled by the Bucs and Broncos D. Chris asks: is Tampa Bay the most complete team in the NFC? The Steelers humbled the Browns and the Titans outlasted the Texans in overtime. How did they both stay undefeated ahead of their monster Week 7 game? How did the depleted 49ers upset the Rams on S…
 
Parts of northern Ontario have been hard hit by the opioid crisis, with numbers of deaths rising during the COVID-19 pandemic. Social issues such as homelessness and poor access to services have exacerbated an already difficult situation. Northeastern Ontario Hub journalist Nick Dunne has spoken to people on the frontlines of this crisis in order t…
 
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