Episode 050 – Exploding Manhole Covers, Augustus Sol Invictus, and the Return of the Cassette Tape

Augustus Invictus from one of his YouTube videos
Augustus Invictus from one of his YouTube videos

Links to the Stories We Covered During This Episode:

Everyone you know will be able to rate you on the terrifying ‘Yelp for people’ — whether you want them to or not

Missing Peeple: Traces of Controversial ‘Yelp for People’ App Disappear

LinkedIn Page for Peeple app creator Julia Cordray

China’s Nightmarish Citizen Scores Are a Warning For Americans

Reputation Economy Dystopia: China’s new “Citizen Scores” will rate every person in the country

“Yes, I drank the goat’s blood”: Libertarian senate candidate also promises a second Civil War if elected

Florida Senate candidate admits to sacrificing goat, drinking its blood

“Yes, I Drank the Goat’s Blood,” Says Florida’s Pagan, Libertarian, “Genius-Level” Senate Candidate

Which States Have the Most Libertarians? This Map Will Tell You. – Hit & Run : Reason.com

Green Beret discharged for beating alleged child rapist speaks out – CNNPolitics.com

Green Beret Who Beat Afghan Man Over Child’s Rape Faces Army Discharge | Military.com

We have committed a war crime: “Patients were burning in their beds”

Exploding manhole covers: A hidden danger underfoot

NYC Chick-Fil-A satisfies cravings and upsets activists

Fans And Protesters Appear At Chick-Fil-A Opening Of First New York Restaurant

Can you be liberal and eat at Chick-fil-A?

Fantasy Sports Employees Bet at Rival Sites Using Inside Information – NYTimes.com

Scandal erupts in the world of fantasy sports

Going Old School: Vinyl Records Make a Comeback

Old-School Cassettes Make Comeback as Consumers Yearn for the Antique

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Stories We Had Clipped for This Episode, But Never Got To:

5 cases to watch as Supreme Court term begins

Will American Pot Farmers Put the Cartels out of Business?

Canadian cops RSVP to underage party on Facebook, bring Doritos

Are High School Football’s Friday Night Lights Fading?

Vatican Source: Pope Blindsided By Meeting With Controversial Kentucky Clerk « CBS Chicago

‘Indianoplace’? That’s what Hillary Clinton called us

Jeb Bush on Tough Gun Laws Following Mass Shooting: ‘Stuff Happens’

What Bush Was Talking About When He Said ‘Stuff Happens’

Jeb Bush Under Fire for Comments He Made Over Deadly Campus Shooting

Obama Pledges to Keep Talking About Gun Control

American deaths in terrorism vs. gun violence – CNN.com

Obama Assures Press Pope’s Jokes ‘Were All Clean’

Vatican Sacks Priest Who Came Out as Gay Ahead of Bishops’ Meeting

‘Stay in Your House’: Officials Warn During ‘1000-Year’ Floods

Freedom in the 50 States 2013 | How It’s Calculated

Three women temporarily barred from Jaguars locker room after the Colts game

 

 

 

 

 

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