By Ian Lawton
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WORKSHED. Noun (Plural Worksheds) A shed where work is carried out. An occasional podcast hosted by Ian Lawton - Things and stuff about things and stuff... | Occasional guests are invited in the workshed, occasionally.
||ExplicitEpisode 35 - The Don't Die(t) Day #14 | Entering Phase Two||More warts and all ramblings of a Fat Guy fighting for his life by following an unusual health regime that defies convention with no exercise or calorie counting... And it's working! www.workshedpod.com For all the things and...||2 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 34 - We Need To Talk ABout Abortion||In a hastily thrown together episode, Ian get's real on Abortion recounting a story from his past when he accompanied a friend on a 'trip to England' #Repeal #Repealthe8th #TogetherforYes #VoteYes www.workshedpod.com For all the things...||24 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 33 - The Don't Die(t) Day #01 | Penn Jillette, Kevin Smith and Several Potato's||Ian gets real. He will probably regret this. www.workshedpod.com For all the things and stuff...||17 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 32 - The Skeptic, The Truth & The Dharma with Douglass Smith||Joining Ian Lawton in the Workshed is Douglass Smith of the Secular Buddhist Association, the Centre of Inquiry and the host of the YouTube Channel; Doug's Secular Dharma. Links for Doug: www.youtube.com/dougsseculardharma...||7 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 31 - Artificial Intelligence | Opening The Pod Bay Doors with Calum Chace||Joining Host Ian Lawton on this episode is Author, Futurist and Public Speaker Calum Chace to discuss the inevitability of the arrival of Artificial Intelligence and what it could potentially mean to humanity if we don't get it right first time. For...||2 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 30 - Those Kind of Cars Don't Pass You Every Day | Remembering Prince with Thomas Dunning||The title says it all. This day last year we lost one of the most important artists of our generation. Thomas Dunning reminisces about the myriad ways Prince enhanced our lives. Those kind of cars don't pass you every day... This episode is...||21 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 29 - Can One Be Both 'Pro-Life' and 'Pro-Choice' with Carl Sagan||Listen to dyslexic host Ian Lawton mispronounce more words than he is probably aware of. Help support The Planetary Society founded by Carl Sagan by donating here Help support the Irish Abortion Rights Campaign by donating here This...||23 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 28 - A Play Date with Mark 'The Boy' Jordan||Two old codgers reminisce about the Dublin indie music scene. Guitar legend Mark Jordan joins host Ian Lawton as they dissect his past as a working guitar player in many of Ireland's best indie rock combo from The Dudley Corporation to Large Mound and..||5 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 27 - Dog Thoughts Extra #8 - We Were Never Being Boring||Just some thoughts on Pride For all the things and stuff: www.workshedpod.com||25 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 26 - Removing Self from Self Righteousness with Mark Price||Joining host Ian Lawton in the Workshed is Mark Price, a social activist from Dublin. They discuss the relationships between Activism and Humanism, the meaning of Engaged Buddhism and our responsibility as human beings on planet earth. ...||28 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 25 - An Evil Deadcast from the REAL Workshed with Mike Pasquale||Mike Pasquale hails from West Virginia USA and joins host Ian Lawton in the Workshed to talk about... well... The Workshed. I mean THE Workshed. Mike has taken on the noble task of rescuing the original Workshed from the filming location of the...||17 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 24 - Dog Thoughts Extra #7 | Sometimes It Snows In April||Remembering Prince.||21 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Just This Is It | Zen Monk Myozan Kodo||In this episode host Ian Lawton gets his Zen on with Soto Zen Buddhist Monk Myozan Kodo. An enlightening episode for anyone wishing to know more about the mysteries of Zen Buddhism. Myozan is the head of Zen Buddhism Ireland, also an author,...||15 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 22 - Dog Thoughts Extra #6 | Negativity Bias & Memory Loss||A rather pointless and ill prepared 18 minutes of nonsense. Still, could be worse. Could've easily been 20 minutes. This episode is "sponsored by" Audible. www.audibletrial.com/workshed||31 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 21 - Sex, Lies & DVD | The Narcissistic Ramblings of a Filmmaker||In the ultimate "low hanging fruit" episode, guest host Robert Holt interviews regular host Ian Lawton about his life as an indie film guy. Probably the most narcissistic episode of a podcast ever produced, yet strangely fun. Dog Thoughts...||25 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 20 - God, Love & Gender Fluidity with Thomas Dunning||In this episode host Ian Lawton speaks with self proclaimed Queer, Radical, Activist Thomas Dunning. This lengthy talk covers the subjects of gun violence, homophobia, racism, feminism & alcoholism, to name but a few, but with a healthy dose of...||29 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 19 - Buzz Kill or What Have You...||A "classic" workshed episode. A Rob, a dog & a Benny. This episode is brought to you by Audible. www.audibletrial.com/workshed For all the things and stuff: www.workshedpod.com||12 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 18 - Turn and Face the Strange with Jason Kufner||In this episode, host Ian Lawton talks with Canadian Sci-Fi author Jason Kufner where they talk about everything from Science Fiction to self publishing, from Guns to Buddhism, from Psychedelics to everything in between... It's a good...||24 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 17 - Dog Thoughts Extra #5 | Dust For Something||An extended observation on the litter problem in my small town including the strange phenomenon of the "bag o' shite"... Visit www.workshedpod.com for all the things and stuff.||13 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 16 - Dog Thoughts Extra #4 | It's All Good||Short little message for those of you feeling the tug of the passage of time on New Year's Eve. Go to: www.workshedpod.com for all the things and stuff.||31 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 15 - Skipping School for Star Wars||Yes, it's the obligatory dad's in their 40's Star Wars podcast special. Just shy of a two hour nerd fest as Ian is joined by actor Steve Wilson to geek out about all that is Star Wars. Benny is back in Misanthropy rising and a very special extra guest..||29 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14 - Dog Thoughts Extra #03 | Remembering Carl||Short episode of Dog Thoughts Extra to commemorate the anniversary of the death of Carl Sagan. Additional music by Chris Zabriskie http://chriszabriskie.com/ This episode is brought to you by Blinkist. Valid till 27th December, buy...||20 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 - Bringing Meditation Online | Talking with Dawai Gocha||In this episode host Ian Lawton had the opportunity to talk with trailblazing Buddhist monk Dawai Gocha, where they discuss his pioneering concept of bringing meditation online. A concept that, despite its innovation, has been...||2 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 12 - Dog Thoughts Extra #02 | But It Tastes Good||Second in a series of BONUS episodes of Dog Thoughts, Dog Thoughts Extra. While dog walking Ian shares his feelings about certain companies and the relaxed attitude we have towards them. Yes, a bar of chocolate can really make a...||30 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 11 - Children's Television Face||A languid bit of banter from Rob in this long overdue installment of 'I Digress' - I guess one could consider this a 'classic' Workshed. A Rob, a dog and a Benny. This is a Blinkist episode so it...||17 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 10 - Ian & Ted's Excellent Podcast with Ted Meissner||Joining Ian Lawton in the Workshed is Ted Meissner the Executive Director of the Secular Buddhist Association and host of The Secular Buddhist podcast. In this episode we discuss the origins of secular buddhism, what that actually means to those...||15 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 09 - Dog Thoughts Extra #01 | A Litter Rant||First in a new series of BONUS episodes of Dog Thoughts, Dog Thoughts Extra. (And an excuse to use up residual monthly upload allowance (forgive the tiny bitrate)) Ian shares his feelings about litter and litterers without pulling any...||12 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 08 - The Atheist & The Monk | Talking with Bhante Bodhidhamma||In this episode host Ian Lawton had the opportunity to sit for an hour with Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Bodhidhamma where they discuss among other things The Dharma, Atheism & Science. This episode has no sponsor. Below are links to the...||6 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 07 - A Love In with Michael Morey||Joining host Ian Lawton in the Workshed is Michael Morey from Mind Left Body podcast. A conversation that goes some unexpected & beautiful places yet nicely counterbalanced by Ben Red in another joyful installment of Misanthropy Rising to close. A...||30 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 06 - Droopy Animals||A podcast about a podcast in this extended episode of Misanthropy Rising with Ben Red. This episode is sponsored by Datsusara and Blinkist. www.workshedpod.com/datsusara www.workshedpod.com/blinkist||14 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 05 - Feeling Queer||Ian is back. A short but sweet announcment of such with a bonus Dog Thoughts. More to come in time. www.workshedpod.com||3 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 04 - She Whipped it Out||We're back! Host Ian Lawton digresses with Robert Holt about cautionary tales, summoning dark spirits and offer more pseudo parenting advice. Dog Thoughts gets preachy and Ben Red shares his New Years resolutions in Misanthropy Rising.||14 1 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 03 - Charlie and the Giant Peach||A bonus christmas episode!||18 12 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 02 - Vegetarian Option||Host Ian Lawton talks with Robert Holt in 'I Digress' on the subject of diet, childhood figures revealed as perverts and an alternative to Serial Podcast. 'Dog Thoughts' get specific & Ben Red in Misanthropy Rising shows his affection for Apple products||12 12 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 01- Touched by an Anvil||Introducing: I Digress, Dog Thoughts & Misanthropy Rising in this fun packed first episode.||1 12 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
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Topical, controversial, funny, witty, nostalgic, whimsical and free. All the things I like in a podcast. More please!
That is what I was supposed to do right?
Great mix of the serious and the funny. Like having a beer and a good chatter with friends. Toppin'!