Slapdash Podcast
047. Science of Artificial Intelligence

047. Science of Artificial Intelligence

July 9, 2020

Self-driving cars, robot chess masters, and a growing sense that machines are taking over the world.  In this episode, we discuss the science of artificial intelligence.  This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Slapdash Podcast Theme by Eric Ames.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

046. Top 20 Eighties Movies

046. Top 20 Eighties Movies

July 6, 2020

It was the era of tall hair, vivid colors, and some of the greatest movies in cinematic history.  In this episode, we discuss the Top 20 eighties movies, as voted by listeners.  This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Slapdash Podcast Theme by Eric Ames

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Eighties Action by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/3703-eighties-action 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Re-Slap: History of Nike & McDonald’s (9.23.19)

Re-Slap: History of Nike & McDonald’s (9.23.19)

July 4, 2020

This episode was first released on 9.23.19.

What do Nike and McDonald's have in common? Join Shannon and Jason as they discuss the history of these two American giants. 

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

045. History of Independence Day

045. History of Independence Day

July 2, 2020

Let freedom ring!  In this episode, we discuss the events leading up to the American Revolution, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and the billion dollar fireworks industry.  This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Slapdash Podcast Theme by Eric Ames
Airport Lounge by Kevin MacLeod

044. The Art of Poetry

044. The Art of Poetry

June 29, 2020

O Podcast, My Podcast!  In this episode, we read our favorite poems, discuss their meanings, and reflect on the art of poetry.  This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Adventure by Alexander Nakarada
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/6092-adventure 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Mystery Bazaar by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/4107-mystery-bazaar 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Red Mystery by Alexander Nakarada
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/5104-red-mystery 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Melancholia by Lilo Sound
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/5859-melancholia 
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The Waltz Of The Kindness by MusicLFiles
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/6283-the-waltz-of-the-kindness 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Morning Of Hope by Rafael Krux
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/5688-morning-of-hope- 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

Re-Slap: History of Movies (9.16.19)

Re-Slap: History of Movies (9.16.19)

June 27, 2020

This episode was first released on 9.16.19.

Ever wonder how movies came to be?  In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss movies and the film industry from the late 1800's to modern day.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

043. The Art of Dystopia

043. The Art of Dystopia

June 25, 2020

Tyrannical governments, mass surveillance, and uprisings galore! In this episode, we discuss great works of dystopian literature and film. This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

042. The Science of Sleep

042. The Science of Sleep

June 22, 2020

REM cycles, night terrors, and the startling effects of sleep deprivation.  In this episode, we dive into the science of sleep.  This episode is sponsored by 606 Iron.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

041. Top 20 Television Shows of the 90’s

041. Top 20 Television Shows of the 90’s

June 18, 2020

Urkel, Fresh Prince, Seinfeld, and other cultural icons defined 90's television.  In this episode, we discuss the Top 20 television shows of the 90's, as voted by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

040. History of Impossible Odds

040. History of Impossible Odds

June 15, 2020

What are the odds of winning the lottery twice with the same numbers? What are the odds of one person being struck by lightning seven times?  In this episode, we discuss true stories of people who experienced situations with near impossible odds.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

039. History of The Twilight Zone

039. History of The Twilight Zone

June 8, 2020

You are about to enter another dimension. A dimension not only of sight and sound, but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Join us as we discuss the history of ... The Twilight Zone!

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

038. History of Attempted Presidential Assassinations

038. History of Attempted Presidential Assassinations

June 1, 2020

Roosevelt, Ford, and Jackson were among the many U.S. presidents who were nearly killed by maniacs.  In this episode, we discuss several failed presidential assassinations and the individuals responsible.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

037. History of Mass Hysteria

037. History of Mass Hysteria

May 25, 2020

In this episode, we discuss historical examples of society seeing things that aren't there, dancing uncontrollably, and collectively inciting mass hysteria.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

036. Top 20 Disney Movies

036. Top 20 Disney Movies

May 18, 2020

In this episode, we take a trip inside the Disney vault to discuss the Top 20 Disney movies, as voted by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Hyperfun by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/3891-hyperfun 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

035. History of the Russian Revolution

035. History of the Russian Revolution

May 11, 2020

Social unrest, assassination, and revolution!  In this episode, we discuss the fall of the Romanov dynasty and the rise of communism in Russia.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

034. Game Show Scandals

034. Game Show Scandals

May 4, 2020

With thousands of dollars on the line, do all contestants play by the rules?  In this episode, we discuss the dark history of American game shows.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

033. Top 20 Cereals

033. Top 20 Cereals

April 27, 2020

Grab a bowl, and pass the milk! In this episode, we share a list of the greatest cereals of all-time, as voted by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

032. Science of Population Growth

032. Science of Population Growth

April 20, 2020

Each second, 4.3 people are born, and 2 people die. This means that the world's population increases by 2.3 people every second. Join us as we discuss the science and controversy of human population growth.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

031. History of Walmart & Ford

031. History of Walmart & Ford

April 13, 2020

Walmart and Ford have each changed the way our world operates. Join us as we discuss the history behind these American titans of industry.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

030. Top 20 Candy Bars

030. Top 20 Candy Bars

April 6, 2020

Savory, crunchy, smooth, and chocolate!  In this episode, we count down the Top 20 candy bars, as voted by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Funny Adventures by WinnieTheMoog
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/6048-funny-adventures 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/ 

029. Stranger Kentucky Things (Part 2)

029. Stranger Kentucky Things (Part 2)

March 30, 2020

UFO chasing, Gravity Hill, lizard men, and Spring-heeled Jack. In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss more strange and unnatural phenomenon across our old Kentucky home.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

028. Top 20 Board Games

028. Top 20 Board Games

March 23, 2020

Roll the dice, draw the card, or move the piece! Join us as we count down the Top 20 board games, as voted by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Retro Gamer 2 by Mikael Hellman
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/5836-retro-gamer-2 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

027. Art of Baseball [Interview w/ Bill Simpson]

027. Art of Baseball [Interview w/ Bill Simpson]

March 16, 2020

Dr. Bill Simpson, co-author of "Our Game Too: Asian Pacific Americans in Major League Baseball," joins Shannon and Jason to discuss America's favorite pastime.  Bill shares his inspiration for the book, and the group reflects on the history and art of American baseball.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

026. Top 20 Superheroes

026. Top 20 Superheroes

March 9, 2020

Look up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane ... it's a new episode of slapdash! Join Shannon and Jason as they discuss the Top 20 superheroes, as ranked by listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Epic Blockbuster 2 by Rafael Krux
Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/5644-epic-blockbuster-2- 
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ 

025. Stranger Kentucky Things (Part 1)

025. Stranger Kentucky Things (Part 1)

March 2, 2020

Meat showers, goblin sightings, and the infamous Goatman. In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss strange and unnatural phenomenon across our old Kentucky home.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

024. Sports Scandals

024. Sports Scandals

February 24, 2020

Deflated footballs, performance enhancers, and signal stealing. In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss the dark side of professional sports.

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

023. History of Cryptids

023. History of Cryptids

February 17, 2020

Is Bigfoot hiding on the Appalachian Trail? Does the Loch Ness Monster inhabit a lake in the Scottish Highlands? In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss the mythos and history behind the world's most legendary cryptids.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

022. Top 20 Restaurants in America

022. Top 20 Restaurants in America

February 10, 2020

Burgers, pizza, fries, and ice cream!  In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss the Top 20 restaurants in America, as voted by slapdash listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Future Logo Intro" by WinnieTheMoog (https://taigasoundprod.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

021. Science of the Living Dead

021. Science of the Living Dead

February 3, 2020

Are zombies possible in the natural world? If they did exist, would they be an unstoppable force or a useless bag of bones?  Join Shannon and Jason as they discuss the history and science behind ghouls, walkers, and the undead.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

020. Top 20 Wrestlers of All Time

020. Top 20 Wrestlers of All Time

January 27, 2020

In this episode, Shannon and Jason listen to iconic theme songs and discuss the Top 20 wrestlers of all time, as ranked by slapdash listeners.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

019. History’s Unsolved Mysteries

019. History’s Unsolved Mysteries

January 20, 2020

Some of the greatest mysteries in history have yet to be solved.  In this episode, join Shannon and Jason as they discuss Jack the Ripper, the Bermuda Triangle, the "Wow!" signal, and other mysteries that continue to baffle the world.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

018. History of 80’s Action Cartoons

018. History of 80’s Action Cartoons

January 13, 2020

He-Man, G.I. Joe, Transformers, and other action cartoons defined the 80's.  Join Shannon and Jason as they listen to nostalgic theme songs and discuss the history and absurdity of these endearing childhood classics.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

017. Science of Time Travel

017. Science of Time Travel

January 6, 2020

Black holes, paradoxes, and time machines.  Will technology and physics allow us to visit the past and future?  Join Shannon and Jason as they discuss the science of time travel.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

016. History of Arcades

016. History of Arcades

December 30, 2019

In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss the history of arcades, beginning from the "Golden Age" of the late 1970's and spanning through modern day.  The two reflect on their arcade experiences from childhood and share personal stories about mashing buttons and dropping quarters.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

015. History of Batman

015. History of Batman

December 23, 2019

In this episode, Shannon and Jason discuss Batman, the most iconic and marketable superhero in American history.  From the controversial origins of the character to the multi-billion dollar Batman merchandising industry, this episode will leave you thinking, "Holy podcasts, Batman!"

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

014. The Polar Express [Live Show]

014. The Polar Express [Live Show]

December 16, 2019

Shannon and Jason travel to Stearns, KY and visit "The Polar Express" train ride event at Big South Fork Scenic Railway.  While broadcasting live from the railway's gift shop, the team discuss the Polar Express book and movie, interview the organizer of the event, and reflect on Christmases long ago.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

"Jingle Bell Rock" by Bobby Helms

"Holly Jolly Christmas" by Michael Bublé

013. Conspiracy Theories from Outer Space

013. Conspiracy Theories from Outer Space

December 9, 2019

Do aliens communicate through corn fields?  Is the U.S. government suppressing information about UFOs?  In this episode, Shannon and Jason explore these questions and other conspiracy theories from outer space.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

012. Art of the Fiction Novel [Interview w/ Will Lavender]

012. Art of the Fiction Novel [Interview w/ Will Lavender]

December 2, 2019

Will Lavender, New York Times Bestselling author of "Obedience" and "Dominance," joins Shannon and Jason to discuss the art of the fiction novel.  Will shares his experiences as a writer, and the group reflects on the personal impact of modern and classic novels.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

011. History of Facebook & Disney

011. History of Facebook & Disney

November 25, 2019

Facebook and Disney are among the most valuable companies in the world. Join Shannon and Jason as they explore the fascinating history of these commercial juggernauts.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

010. Science of Colonizing Mars

010. Science of Colonizing Mars

November 18, 2019

What will it take to sustain a human colony on Mars?  Which countries already have plans for sending humans to Mars?  Join Shannon and Jason as they discuss the challenges, benefits, and science behind colonizing the red planet.

Music from https://filmmusic.io 
"Airport Lounge" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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