A Podcast about... nothing!
A Podcast about... nothing!
Episode 48: Peach and The Colonel
In this episode Peach and the Colonel try to work out what creates a culture, what we can do to change cultures and whether or not it’s the anonymity in a crowd that makes them so volatile…We also make some pirate noises and end up talking about screaming upside down with a boner….so you know, a bit of everything! Enjoy! Mob mentality and teens- some links:https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=NaMv3NyvM4Yhttps://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GghPKJD8y3khttp://www.teenink.com/nonfiction/personal_experience/article/600664/Mob-Mentalityhttps://www.google.com/amp/s/www.psychologytoday.com/au/blog/anger-in-the-age-entitlement/201306/parenting-teenage-boys%3famp
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/russell-brand-on-rolf-harris-it-makes-you-feel-like-you-have-to-revise-your-own-childhood-9575327.htmlThe Arsonist- a book by Chloe Hooperhttps://amp.smh.com.au/entertainment/books/the-arsonist-review-chloe-hooper-goes-to-the-heart-of-a-crime-and-a-criminal-20181101-h17dex.html
Misogyny and culture links:https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.vox.com/platform/amp/identities/2017/12/5/16705284/metoo-weinstein-misogyny-trump-sexismhttps://www.google.com/amp/s/www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/sex-lies-trauma/201801/the-seeds-cultural-change%3famphttps://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-26/st-kevins-college-sexist-chant-growing-better-boys/11638628https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jREffLGoeT8https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.forbes.com/sites/triciaemerson/2018/04/29/how-to-change-a-toxic-culture/amp/https://www.google.com/amp/s/theconversation.com/amp/to-eliminate-misogyny-the-afl-needs-social-change-not-just-crisis-management-61575
Episode 47: Peach and the Colonel
In this episode Peach and the Colonel debrief a week of trying to write effective letters to our local politicians; considering the importance of rhetoric and hyperbole in mounting a persuasive argument of course! We try to wrap our heads around how many people you need behind you to create something that entertains people and we consider the impact of a great team…all while drinking a great Shiraz…join us for a meandering Friday night chat!
Conan O’Brien’s farewell speechhttps://youtu.be/e7WcjUUntpESome management theory about leading teams:https://blog.teamweek.com/2017/03/5-things-to-know-about-leading-a-creative-team/
Episode 46: Peach and The Colonel
After another long hiatus Peach & The Colonel get stuck in, trying to understand apathy, grappling with climate change and considering the many manifestations of fantasy worlds in porn! We consider the differences in value systems, opinion and judgement- https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-being-opinionated-and-being-judgemental Enjoy! Let’s all get writing to our local Politicians! Here’s some more info on writing to your local member about issues that matter to you: https://www.efa.org.au/get-involved/lobbying/https://www.google.com/amp/amp.abc.net.au/article/9226664Save the Koalas https://www.savethekoala.com/about-koalas/help-save-koalasClimate Change https://www.climatecouncil.org.au/how-to-write-an-effective-letter-to-your-mp/https://www.campaigncc.org/lobbying_mps
Here’s a list of the books and shows mentioned in the episode:Happy Ever After book: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/42843438-happy-ever-afterAfter Porn on Netflix: https://m.imdb.com/title/tt7681970/videoplayer/vi2431891993Morgana the film: http://miff.com.au/program/film/morganaMy Dearworthy Darling- Malthouse Theatre: https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theage.com.au/entertainment/theatre/my-dearworthy-darling-mixes-medieval-mysticism-and-modernity-20190811-p52fxo.html
Episode 45: Loz Blain
Peach and the Colonel ride again with Loz! On our first episode since the arrival of the Colonel’s baby girl, we talk fatherhood, the joys of e-bikes and our Netflix faves. Join us for a catch-up on our show about nothing!
Check out OK GO’s YouTube Channel if you want your mind blown twelve times over:
The official trailer for Beyoncé’s homecoming:https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=4&ved=2ahUKEwi8w9qclOvhAhUJb30KHX-DCPgQwqsBMAN6BAgJEAU&url=https%3A%2F%2Fm.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DfB8qvx0HOlI&usg=AOvVaw3S9Cti70vIBuva9RDvtQ1E
Episode 44: Peach and The Colonel
2019 is here and we are back to consider and chat on air with you all about everything and nothing! Get stuck in!Happy New Year, Peach and the Colonel fans! We hope you have had an excellent Summer so far. In this episode we crack a few coldies and consider how good you feel after you’ve been swimming in the sea, the infinite pleasures of leisure and the importance of sleep. In amongst that we explore the validity of the word poo being used in newspaper headlines and get a little caught up and confused by the way we order adjectives. If you want more information check-out the infinitely better guide than the Peach’s attempt at explaining it here: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/about-adjectives-and-adverbs/adjectives-orderHere’s some more information on new sleep science as discussed:
Here’s the new science you need to know about poor sleep and Alzheimer’s risk
https://amp.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2017/sep/24/why-lack-of-sleep-health-worst-enemy-matthew-walker-why-we-sleepHere’s some great reads Peach recommends from her Summer off:Fiction:The Arsonist by Chloe HooperNormal People by Sally RooneyA Gentleman in Moscow by Amor TowlesAnd for a bit of philosophy/ non-fiction check out: Alain de Botton’s The Pleasures of Leisure Atomic Habits by James ClearSapiens by Yuvral Noah Harari
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Episode 43: Peach and The Colonel
A wonderful exchange of strange faces, silly noises, and puzzled musings from Peach and The Colonel.