TWS351: Live Tomorrow Like It’s Your Next Day

On March 19, 2016, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS351 logoOn the show this week:

  • Political Space
  • Fixing Things Today
  • Hidden Reality
  • Not What You Think
  • In The Wild
  • Extras

CQ: If you could live life as someone else — from any time period in any place — for one day only, who would it be?

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TWS301: Caught In The Gravitational Pull Of Thought

On December 13, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS301 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Your Brain On Thugs
  • Extras

CQ: Will we ever eliminate the need for sleep? And should we?

This is the last planned, regular episode for this year, but there may be some bonus content in the next couple of weeks.

I’m planning another Redictions episode!

(Redictions = Ridiculous Predictions)

I’d love to have your Redictions for 2015 — and beyond!

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TWS294: Not Nearly Half As Much

On October 24, 2014, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS294 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Thrill or Be Killed
  • Things Done For Love or Money
  • Season’s Creepings
  • Science Diction
  • Extras

CQ: Does so-called “empty entertainment” have value?

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TWS253: Procrastination Gets It Done In No Time

On July 9, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS253 logoOn the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • Not of this Earth
  • Grounded
  • Extras

CQ: Do you worry about the small bundles of time getting away from you — 5 minutes here, 3 minutes over there — or only about wasting time all at once, say a half-hour at a time?

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TWS247: Nothing New Is Still Something News

On May 11, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS247 logoNOTE: This is the full version of the show, which contains at least 20 minutes that didn’t make it on the radio! 🙂

On the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • No Closure for Disclosure
  • Sensory Deception
  • If You Build It
  • Extras

PROMO: Walk The Fire Volume 2: Kickstarter – A shared-world SF anthology! Go listen to the entire first volume, then support the second being made!

PROMO: Nutty Bites – A fun podcast filled with awesome — including the ever-popular Nutty Debates! Nutty tells me there is going to be a live debate at Balticon this year, as well!

CQ: Name a single fiction — whether a novel, a TV series, a movie, a play, whatever — which has made a profound change and inspiration in your life — and tell us why it should inspire others.

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TWS243: Reproduced in small plastic bricks

On March 9, 2013, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS243 logoOn the show this week:

  • In Between
  • Front Page
  • Life
  • Death

CQ: Is a world in which “equal pay for equal work” is a _universal_, world-wide right a possibility or a pipe-dream?

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TWS213: Shameless, Blameless and Lameness

On February 18, 2012, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS213: Shameless, Blameless and Lameness

CQ: Having recently read “The Wealthy Barber”, and noting its lamentations about basic financial education, I started to think about other areas which could use some basic education. For example, where is the equivalent book for health and diet issues (“The Healthy Barber”)? What areas of basic education do we either do poorly or not at all?

Voting has begun for the 2012 CHSR Barry Awards! While it would be appreciated if you voted for me, I’d really just like you to vote for *someone*. Support campus/community radio!

Bumper: Mainframe from Geek Out With Mainframe (gowmainframe.blogspot.com)

Promo: Kakophonos Internet Radio (kakophonos.com)

On the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • All Creatures (Fake and Small)
  • Say It Ain’t So
  • Antigovernmentarianism
  • Extras

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TWS212: Balancing On The Laser’s Edge

On February 11, 2012, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS212: Balancing On The Laser’s Edge

CQ: Okay, so Star Trek’s communicator and cyberpunk’s wearable computer because the modern cell phone. Pick another science fiction (or fantasy) genre invention and project what it will become, practically speaking. Will jetpacks become personal ski-lifts? Will robots become uplifted dogs with speech?

Bumper: Zzipp ‘n’ co Podcast Show (zzipp.podomatic.com)

On the show this week:

  • Front Page
  • It’s The Fuzz!
  • Life Until Death
  • Liminal Criminals
  • Extras

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TWS176: Turn the Other Other Cheek

On March 26, 2011, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

TWS176: Turn the Other Other Cheek

CQ: It could be said that science fiction not only attempts to predict the future, but perhaps even to create it. What is the most amazing science fiction concept or object that you think we should try to make into a reality — even if it is impossible?

Bumper: A fan!

Promo: Harmonics by Collin Earl

Promo: Podiobooks.com

Promo: Nutty Bites (nimlas.org)

On the show this week:

  • Turning to the Front Page
  • Turning Cheeky
  • Cheeky Turning
  • Extra Cheeky

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TWS128: Mind, Body & Snack

On May 30, 2009, in Episodes, by the Encaffeinated ONE

Show Notes for TWS128: Mind, Body & Snack

On the show this week:

  • Brothers In Harms
  • When Your Mind Is Not On Sex
  • Broken Rules Will One Day Fly (EXTRA)

This week’s Challenge Question:
When the aliens come down, bent on destorying humanity, and they turn to you to represent humanity well… What joke will you tell?
Leave your answer in the comments, send your email to
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(I originally asked this question for George Hrab’s live version of The Geologic Podcast. Listen to his show for comedy, music, stories and a heapin’ helpin’ of skepticism. Not for everyone, but definitely for someone. 😉

Win some original artwork for subscribing or getting others to subscribe! My good friend Nuchtchas is running a little contest: if you started listening to TWS recently, or you turned someone else to listening to TWS, Tweet @nuchtchas or send her an email. Go to nimlas.org/blog and click on “Contest” for more details.

Oh, and tell her she’s awesome for doing this, would ya?

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