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Aired 1 year ago 116:27
105 - Nikola Tesla: A Strange and Beautiful Mind
Nikola Tesla. The prototypical "mad scientist". He slept only a few hours a night and devoted his life to science like none-other. A rags-to-riches-to-rags visionary who was a giant in the field of scientific invention, he created the first alternating current (AC) motor and was a pioneer in the field of wireless information transmission. He helped build the worldâ€™s first large-scale hydroelectric power plant at Niagara Falls. He even pushed scientific rival Thomas Edison into electrocuting pets to prove that his direct current technology was better and safer than Teslaâ€™s alternating current. It was a AC versus DC, War of Currents nerd fight that lasted over a decade. He was also a strange man who fell in love with a pigeon and once claimed to have created a "death ray". And he gets sucked today, on Timesuck!Timesuck is brought to you today by Hims! Go to forhims.com/dansc and save $20 off your first month's anti-aging kit!Timesuck is also brought to you by Leesa! Go to leesa.com/timesuck and get $160 off a Leesa mattress or $235 off of a Sapira mattress and FREE shipping by entering TIMESUCK at checkout!September 27-29 Portland, OR Helium Comedy Club Click HERE for tix!LIVE TIMESUCK Portland Sept 30 - The Matamoros Narco-Satanist Cult Click HERE for tix!October 5-6 Huntington Beach, CA The Rec Room CLICK HERE for tix!!October 11-13 Tacoma, WA The Tacoma Comedy Club CLICK HERE for tix!!LIVE TIMESUCK Tacoma, WA October 14 - The Matamoros Narco-Satanist Cult Click HERE for tix!Additional tour dates listed HEREMaybe I'm the Problem drops on vinyl on September 15th on Romanus Records. Click HERE!For all other standup tour dates (Spokane, Tacoma, St Louis, Buffalo, Grand Rapids and so much more) go to www.dancummins.tvFor all merch related questions, email Kate at www.axisapparelco.com firstname.lastname@example.orgPlease rate and subscribe on iTunes and elsewhere and follow the suck on social media!! @timesuckpodcast on IG, @timesuckpodcast on Twitter, and www.facebook.com/timesuckpodcastWanna be a Space Lizard? We're over 3000 strong! Click here: https://www.patreon.com/timesuckpodcast Sign up through Patreon and for $5 a month you get to listen to the Secret Suck, which will drop Thursdays at Noon, PST. You'll also get 20% off of all regular Timesuck merch PLUS access to exclusive Space Lizard merch. You get to vote on two Monday topics each month via the app. And you get the download link for my new comedy album, Feel the Heat. Check the Patreon posts to find out how to download the new album and take advantage of other benefits.And, thank you for supporting the show by doing your Amazon shopping after clicking on my Amazon link at www.timesuckpodcast.com
Aired 5 months ago 93:22
Rams QB's Jared Goff And Blake Bortles, NBA Finals And SCF Live Watch
We're back in NYC and the NBA Finals are set. We live watch Stanley Cup Final Game 1 (2:27 - 4:50). Favorite story lines going into Raptors vs Warriors and we're rooting for maximum chaos (4;50 - 15:37). Who's back of the week including Lacrosse and people doing weird stuff on twitter after celebrities die (15:47 - 30:48). Rams QB's Jared Goff and Blake Bortles join the show and we talk about the Super Bowl, what the QB room is like this year, how Blake bought a 160,000 car to try and quit dip, and tons more (30:48 - 64:41). Segments include This League Kawhi's sisters instagram, Dad to Dad Lebron lets Bronny Jr on instagram, Bad Visual Kusnetsov doing coke, Hank Hot in the Streets - tiers, and Monday Reading from a guy who has a ton of sex.Â
Aired 5 months ago 37:42
Medium's "Shampoo Effect," and Tesla, coming undone?
The hosts opine on Medium, Lo'Oreal, and Quora. AirScott critiques WeWork's EBITDA reporting, as well as the final GoT plot. Kara's back from Canada and her interview with Ev Williams, and now gearing up for the Code conference in Arizona.