Packard Pokes At 26: Not so Amish Paradise

On the show tonight appearing @Packard_Sonic, as your host, co-hosts Dan Johnson @RelUnrelated, Vonnie @Evolution_Child, and Zach of @ZachsMind. The live show starts at 9 PM CDT (Central Daylight Time) or GMT (-5)  In the winter  months this will be at 9 PM CST (Central Standard Time) or GMT (-6). You can find the live show at http://www.justin.tv/packardpokesat sign up at Justin.tv so you can join in on the chat room. Registration is 100% free and you do not a need a web cam to listen in and chat with us. Please feel free to hit the donate button and give what you can or what you feel the show is worth to you. Trying to get some new equipment to make the show better and eliminate hardware failures that have been disrupting the show. I would even be willing to take a older G5 or Intel Mac off your hands.

Download Packard Pokes At 26: Not so Amish Paradise MP3

Corrections:

Packard’s mistake:

Steve Jobs Obituary was accidentally released in 2008 by Bloomberg and not the new york times as was stated on last weeks show.

Eric mistake:

Google motto is “Don’t be evil” not “Do no evil”

Tech News:

Another kind of walled garden: U.K. ISPs to make customers opt in to see pornography sites. http://t.co/wt88ksQ2
Walled Garden (term): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walled_garden_%28technology%29
ISPs: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_service_provider
Pornography Laws in the  United States: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_status_of_Internet_pornography#United_States
John C Dvorak: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_C._Dvorak
Mothers’ Union: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mothers%27_Union
H. L. Mencken: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._L._Mencken
A Book of Burlesques: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/22145
H. L. Mencken Puritanism quote: http://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/H._L._Mencken#Sourced

Apple’s free iMessage expected to undermine carriers’ high-profit SMS business: http://t.co/oiNrvGdT
1500$ Per 1 MB of SMS Data: http://gthing.net/the-true-price-of-sms-messages
Robert Anton Wilson: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Anton_Wilson

Hackers say German officials used backdoor Trojan that can monitor Skype and IM, log keystrokes, and take screenshots: http://t.co/laJi8RGx
Penn & Teller: Tell a lie: http://dsc.discovery.com/tv/penn-and-teller-tell-a-lie/

Politics:

‘Joe the Plumber’ files papers to run for Congress  http://t.co/0Hodab5s

Alabama Law Makes It A Felony For Undocumented Immigrants To Have Water At Their Homes http://t.co/VZAPQZr7
South Park: The Last of the Meheecans: http://www.southparkstudios.com/full-episodes/s15e09-the-last-of-the-meheecans

Wisconsin GOP Now Considering Pennsylvania-Style Election Rigging Plan – http://t.co/XRjXumKy
Pennsylvania May Change Electoral College Allocation Rules: http://www.npr.org/2011/09/16/140543466/pa-may-change-electoral-college-allocation-rules
GOP War on voters rights: www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-gop-war-on-voting-20110830
Mock election in Madison Wisconsin: http://www.projectvote.org/blog/2011/10/wis-officials-test-voter-id-law-in-mock-election/
Gerrymandering: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerrymandering
General News:

3 hospitalized when pot brownies served at funeral http://t.co/WZDNddjm

Man Undergoes Extensive Plastic Surgery to Look Like Superman: http://t.co/fXmfYwE9
“Cat woman”: http://plasticsurgerybeforeandafter.blogspot.com/2010/05/cat-woman-plastic-surgery.html
Christopher Reeve: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Reeve
George Reeves: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Reeves
Christopher Dennis: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2642018/

Religion:

4 Amish arrested for forcibly cutting hair and beards in religious dispute http://t.co/X3eBj4hN
Misogyny: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Misogyny
Amish telephones: http://www.amishnews.com/amisharticles/amishtelephones.htm
The Village: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0368447/
Rick Perry thinks god is telling him to run for president: http://articles.businessinsider.com/2011-07-21/politics/30009592_1_iowa-press-smackdown-beltway

Kansas City Catholic bishop charged with not telling police about child porn images on priest’s computer http://t.co/l8YpYZvl
Why churches should be taxed: http://www.politicususa.com/en/churches-taxes

Police: Robber Prayed With Disabled Victim: http://www.wpxi.com/news/29452394/detail.html

Funny Tweet:

@onlygracie @rationalists

Shoutout:

@Good_Beard

Question of the week:

What would you do with a zombie?

Post your answer here on the site or on twitter to me @Packard_Sonic, Eric @IHaveNoThoughts, Dan @RelUnrelated, Vonnie @Evolution_Child, & Zach @ZachsMind with the hash tag of #PPA

Remember to send us any questions on formspring http://www.formspring.me/PackardPokesAt or send an email to us at packardpokesat @ gmail.com

http://www.podtrac.com/audience/start-survey.aspx?pubid=CInGTEhcAy0$&ver=standard



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: