Author: Greg Mehochko

Positive Cynicism Ep17: Hate is Not a One Way Street

Positive Cynicism Ep17: Hate is Not a One Way Street [ 52:03 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (59) While it’s easy to condemn the recent violence in Charlottesville, VA as the result of Nazi scum unfortunately the hate has been building for years on both sides of the political spectrum. On this episode of Positive Cynicism, @chadsmart looks at the hatred that flows on a daily basis through social and mainstream media. Hatred that is not exclusive to one side. WARNING: EPISODE DOES CONTAIN SOME LANGUAGE THAT IS NSFW. For the record,...

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Positive Cynicism EP16: Greatest Performers

Positive Cynicism EP16: Greatest Performers [ 38:40 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (52) What do Garth Brooks, Butch Walker and Prince have in common besides being musicians? Judging by the title of this episode of Positive Cynicism, you can probably figure it out. @chadsmart gives his take on why he considers these three artists three of the greatest performers he’s seen live. In addition, Chad pimps some of his favorite podcasts to listen to at...

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Nerds United Episode 80: Alberto Pessoa on Primas

Nerds United Episode 80: Alberto Pessoa on Primas [ 47:02 | 64.6 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (74) Meet Alberto Pessoa: writer, artist, researcher, and creator of Primas. Primas is an original graphic novel based on true stories from research Alberto did over a three year period in a poor region of Paraiba, Brazil. While there, Pessoa talked with local women who earned their living in “the world’s oldest profession.” In Primas, Pessoa takes the stories of three women and combines them into one tale of the fictional “Rosa.” I ready the PDF version of Primas in about...

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Positive Cynicism EP. 15: San Diego Comic Con Recap

Positive Cynicism EP. 15: San Diego Comic Con Recap [ 1:09:06 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (78) The largest Popular Culture convention of the year, San Diego Comic Convention recently wrapped up it’s 2017 edition. Host @chadsmart is joined by a panel of Comic Con attendees to discuss how this year’s Con compared to previous years and why people spend up to 16 hours in line to see presentations they could have watched on YouTube . In addition to panels, the discussion touches on topics ranging from all the non-convention center attractions,...

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Positive Cynicism Ep 14: Feminism – Expert Opinions

Positive Cynicism Ep 14: Feminism - Expert Opinions [ 1:14:23 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (97) On this week’s episode, host @chadsmart is joined by Nerds United host Greg Mehochko and My 1-2-3 Cents host Kevin Hunsperger to discuss the rise of feminism in society. The first half of the show focuses on the DC cinematic universe and whether Wonder Woman is actually a good movie or if it is given more leeway due to being the first female driven superhero movie. Second half discussion looks at the online outrage of WWE’s...

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