26 Feb

TCASP EP:120 – Tropfest Results

Summary:

The universe must have thought Sam was missing out with car related accidents so someone drove into the side of his car this week, find out what happened.

Tropfest 2017 was just held, Chris went down there as he helped out a one of the finalist films, and another 2 were made by people we know. Find out how everyone went, who won what, and Chris gives a rundown of the 16 finalists.

We talk a little bit about Kiwi Saver schemes and how they are taking a long time to transfer your money between them when you change.

What is mesh wifi? And why are we talking about it? Could it be the thing we need to fix our internet issues around here, maybe?

Sam went on another photo walk with Up and Adam, this time around Hamilton and got some cool photos.

We also hear about what the latest is with Chris’s Mum’s wedding, which he is at this weekend, look forward to hearing all about it in next week’s episode.

Links:

Tropfest Winning Film 2017

Up an Adam Website

12 Feb

TCASP EP:119 – What our nations best at, and problems with our crematorium website.

Summary:
Episode 119 is here, we talk about what the number one things countries are known for and fail to mention NZ (turns out it’s Chinook Salmon)

Tickled is getting a small follow up to see what they are up to, Chris is jealous of someone more famous and skilled than himself who he also has a creepy crush on, find out who.

Sam’s been on some photo walks recently, which included a drive up a mountain in the middle of the night, we discuss the Gita luggage robot which might be the next big thing before self driving cars.

We learn this week that we have a problem with our crematorium website, this actual website you are on now.  TV3 seems to have a crappy new logo.

Cards against humanity seems to have confused a lot of people with their crazy marketing stunt during the super bowl.

Read More

05 Feb

TCASP EP:118 – Tropfest Finals and too much Trump?

Summary:

Episode 118 is here and so far this week has been a blur for Chris, he can’t even remember doing last week’s podcast.

Exciting news this week, the short film Chris helped out with named Sunshine made it into the finals at Tropfest Film Festival as well as friends of the show Sash and Mary with their entry and another friend of the show Allan who we’ve mentioned previously also got into the finals with his short film which has Guy from the Guy and Harley podcast in it acting.

Jeremy the number one fan of the podcast got a screenshot of Chris on Shortland St yet again this week.

Chris is feeling super fit and is putting his name down as a backup fitness class teacher at the gym, will he be able to get through? Time will tell.

Sam went to a funeral this week and did a lot of driving, find out how the funeral went.

#dickstone2016 update in this podcast for all the keen people following it.

We don’t want to say that all woman are bad drivers, but the one that tried to park outside out place sure was, find out what happened, and find out whose car got damaged.

Chris might be all Trumped out now, how are you finding all the coverage and craziness coming from President Trump?

We learnt how technology was used to help make Trump win the election, all with the help from a company called Cambridge Analytica

Read More