East Meets West – Podcast
By Roger Chang and Tom Merritt
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Roger Chang and Tom Merritt discuss the issues of the day. And sometimes do verbal battle.
||CleanEast Meets West 349 – The Khan Fakeout||The Olympics? Rio and Ryan Lochte, Tokyo Olympics, Star Trek: Beyond, Risks of rebooting, comic book effect on movies. MP3||23 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 348 – Less Brood, More Fun||Why it’s unpopular to be independent, how political parties change, what causes unrest, restricting news, mean world syndrome, are we more stubborn now? the monotony of trailers. MP3||27 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 347 – Bye Bye Britty||Old mics and Radio Shack tech, the Jane Elliott exercise, the Brexit. MP3||30 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 346 – Learning What to Fear||Thoughts on Scandinavia, surprising facts about Oregon, you can’t always legislate improvement, you can’t always guarantee failure, the history of the dust bowl, learning what to fear. MP3||31 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 345 – Long May She Reign||Happy Birthday to her majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the meaning of monarchy. MP3||31 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 344 – Not Financial Advice||Our greatest hits, how opinions change, nothing on this show should be taken as financial advice, Batman v. Superman, Why Ben rubs Roger the wrong way, how Superman and Batman reflect the personality of the United States, European superheroes. MP3||24 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 343 – Justice Leads||The passing of Justice Antonin Scalia, the makeup of the Supreme Court, bad metaphors lead to bad decisions, who should be President, how ancient civilizations fall. MP3||14 2 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 342 – Baby Kinks||When babies hurt you, why you need jungle animals in your house, Tom’s lack of jungle book excitement, favorite kids movies, buying cars in the 1970s, paid influence in Germany, sloppy journalism, misleading headlines, aliens fling their icy balls,||21 1 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 341 – Holiday Special!||Christmas day television special, Star Wars toys for Christmas, a break for Tito’s Tacos, why holidays are weird, the changing of holidays, getting old, schools, and we make our predictions. MP3||16 12 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEast Meets West 340 – Read It! It’s Good!||News fatigue, TV news, Kryptonians are an interesting species, why we read the comics we do, How Arthur was the first superhero, the genre cycles on TV, the return of SciFi, Roger has a book idea. MP3||19 11 2015||Free||View in iTunes|