Author: Chad Smart

Positive Cynicism EP37: We Need More Neighbors like Mister Rogers

Positive Cynicism EP38: We Need More Neighbors like Mister Rogers [ 53:22 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (154) This episode, @chadsmart is joined by Associate Professor of Communication at Quincy University, Travis Yates (PopCultIQ) to discuss the circular argument of does society shape television or does television shape society? We look at child programming from the ’70-’80s compared to today. Then transition to programs aimed at adults and reliance of violence and negativity on said programs. We need to get back to the roots of Mister Rogers Neighborhood and treat each other...

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Positive Cynicism EP 37: Wonder Why: She Blinded Me with Science

Positive Cynicism EP 37: Wonder Why: She Blinded Me with Science [ 1:08:26 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (193) The madness of March brings the next installment of the Wonder Why series. This monthly feature examines the career of artists who achieved success with one hit song.  This installment @chadsmart and @mikedekalb (www.hockeytransplant.com) break down the interesting career of Thomas Dolby. From session musician to professor, Thomas Dolby has perhaps one of the most interesting careers of any “One Hit Wonder.” If you have any suggestions for future Wonder Why segments or...

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