TCASP EP:144 – Everyone’s named Chris, and Pumpkin Hustling

Summary:
Another week, another great episode of everyone’s favourite podcast.

Another busy week, with Chris telling more enthralling stories about his work, he really does need better work stories. He went to Palmerston North for work and while it’s hard to imagine, he managed to make a dick of himself while down there.

We do a brief catch up about TEDx Ruakura, the HP48hr Film comp is on this weekend, find out who and what we are doing.

Sam got ragey looking at art this week, find out what annoyed him.

We discuss the Indian scammer that Sam recorded earlier on in the week, and discuss another spam email that was a lot better than last week’s attempt.

Sam fills us in on how his meeting with the Mayor went, all to with growing a giant pumpkin of course.

One of our mighty podcast listeners made sure Chris is enrolled to vote in the upcoming election, big shout out to Quentin for sorting that out for Chris. Continue reading “TCASP EP:144 – Everyone’s named Chris, and Pumpkin Hustling”

TCASP EP:143 – Naked at the Gym and Crazy LED Man

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You’ll never guess what Chris has bought for the cat.

We receive some incredible Spam offers.

Sam is in the spotlight of a crazy old man.

Chris is born in the wrong time to join the Rocket League collegiate

We discuss the future of rail for Waikato.

Fact or Fiction? Does a seagull tear off a man’s testicles?

Chris tells us a story about cat nuts and how he ended up naked at the gym.

Sam tells an even more disturbing gym story.

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TCASP EP: 112 – Secret Santa Arrived and Homelessness is Over

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Episode 112 is here and all of our NZ Secret Santa gifts have arrived. Find out what we got from all the awesome Santa’s out there. We have a hashtag now to help document Chris’s kidney stone, #dickstone2016 is what you will need to use for all your hashtag needs when talking about it from now on. Thanks to Jeremy for coming up with it.

Sam managed to fix the back catalogue of episodes, you can now go back and listen to the last 300 episodes of the podcast, luckily we are only at 112 right now. But make sure to check out the episode 2 magnets and a piece of tape as it makes Sam angry.

Chris came across a little tool to help with as he puts it, guitar fingering. He also reads out a quote he found that might explain the state of the world, the biggest threat to mankind might be stupidity.

Homelessness in Hamilton has all been solved apart from 2 people that are sleeping rough, we wonder how true these claims really are and friend of the show Allan had experience with these random “homeless” types of people when he was visiting earlier on in the week.

Police overseas rescued an old lady who appeared to be frozen in a car, turns out it wasn’t a live person at all, find out what this super realistic old person is actually used for.

Kickstart or dropkick is in the mix this week, we talk about gear eye, a way of keeping track of all your gear with the use of RFID tags and your smartphone, is this a good idea? Or just something for really dumb people? We discuss it.

We learnt about the experimental skin gun this week, find out what it is and what it can be used for.

Have we heard about the latest thing for the adult industry? VR you can feel. Find out what they achieved and what Chris thinks about it.

India’s built the world’s largest solar power plant, in a pretty short amount of time, which leads us to guess how big the population is in India.

Using magnets to clean out your blood of bad things might be a new way of doing things in the future.

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TCASP EP:066 Topless Acting, Dick Smith is a Dick and TedX Speaker process.

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Another week another episode, Chris has been busy playing Skyrim, he made his television debut on Shortland St recently and is about to appear topless in his next Television appearance which he is shooting this week.

Chris drove his car because if he doesn’t it might just sit there and never work, he didn’t manage to crash it out of a car park building though like some winners here in Hamilton did recently.

The sad story of how new technology can ruin a funeral by playing porn in the background.

Dick Smith is a Dick and some guy called Harvey Norman comes to the party and helps out the customers.

We discuss the process of picking speakers for the upcoming TEDx Ruakura event happening here in Hamilton.

Sam saw the best sort of intro/pickup line in use the other day in town, find out what it was.

A lady changes her name to be able to play in a novice lawn bowling league, even though she had played for 15 years under her old name, would you go to those extremes?

We have the Chris’s old letter segment again this week.

All this and more, so make sure to check it out.

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TCASP EP:044 – Sneakers, Snow Suit and Ashley Madison

Summary:
Some people go to great lengths to get a sneaker “made” by someone a lot of people don’t like. The Ashley Madison leak shows how many people apparently used the site.  Chris recalls his awesome snow suit, we talk about movies some more and a whole lot more, so check it out.
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TCASP EP:038 – Steam Trains, Lost Baby and Hot Dentist

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Sam went on a steam train ride at night, global mode is coming to an end here in NZ, ever lost your baby at sea? Local guy making it on YouTube, a para glider didn’t want to talk to Sam, Chris reminisces about Back to the Future and didn’t use his eyes on the hot dentist who was in his mouth and a podcast diet we just learnt about plus other random stuff.

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TCASP EP 009: NZ Secret Santa, Nano Sculptures and Sam’s stuffed back.

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In episode nine we talk about our NZ Twitter Secret Santa people we have, we talk about an amazing story to do with nano sculptures and Sam talks about how his back is stuffed, plus much more.

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