Category: Positive Cynicism

Positive Cynicism EP. 100: Wrestling with 1999

Positive Cynicism EP. 100: Wrestling with 1999 [ 56:30 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (132) We’ve reached 100 episodes!! Since it’s a milestone episode, @chadsmart has invited @my123cents host @kevinhunsperger to fill in on co-host. Together they discuss professional wrestling scene of 1999 and the similarities to the professional landscape in 2019. Where there once was WWF, WCW and ECW, now there is WWE, AEW with Impact/ROH/MLW fighting for third major company. Will the ghosts of wrestling past come back to haunt wrestling present? Is there enough attention span among wrestling fans...

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Positive Cynicism 99: Looking back at 1999

Positive Cynicism 99: Looking back at 1999 [ 1:05:34 | 90.04 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (136) July 2019 on the Positive Cynicism podcast is all about celebrating the 20th anniversary of 1999. The first episode examines the social events of the year as well as events of the ’90s as a whole that led to 1999. In a bit of shocking revelation for @chadsmart, the 90’s saw the rise in cynical attitudes. @TheTravisYates helps break down sports, music and politics to reason out why and how cynicism rose to popularity and if there...

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Positive Cynicism EP. 98: Wonder Why; Skee Lo

http://www.jitterymonkey.com/podcasts/positivecynicism/positive98.mp3 [ 1:18:47 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (88) This month on Wonder Why, @chadsmart and @MikeDeKalb hit the Santa Monica Pier for some skeeball while discussing the Wishfulness of Skee Lo’s 1995 hit. While Skee Lo may have wished he was taller, a baller, or he had a rabbit in a hat with a bat, maybe he should have wished for more success from his debut album. While the album did garner two Grammy nominations and had tracks on the motion picture soundtracks for “Money Train” and “Big Bully,” some behind...

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Positive Cynicism EP. 97: Play Gloria

Positive Cynicism EP. 97: Play Gloria [ 1:07:06 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (138) Deviating from the normal schedule, instead of talking Politics this week, @chadsmart is joined by @MikeDeKalb for a discussion about the 2019 NHL Champion St. Louis Blues and their theme song “Gloria.” After completing the Quest for All 31 NHL Arenas in March with a game in Boston, Chad and Mike returned to TD Gardens for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals. What was the deciding factor for going to game 7? What emotions were they feeling...

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Positive Cynicism EP. 96: Bingeing and Purging Television

Positive Cynicism EP. 96: Binging and Purging Television [ 49:14 | 67.63 MB ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (119) In the age of easily watching episode after episode of a TV show, binge watching has become an almost preferable method of viewing. On this episode of Positive Cynicism, @chadsmart and Eric Bennett discuss their habits with binge watching as well as the effects watching so much TV at once has on their viewing. www.jitterymonkey.comwww.positivecynicism.comwww.my123cents.com...

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