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Maxwell Black and Silvano D'Agostino explore the intricacies of their lives at Harvard College and how they relate back to the outside world. Following the motto "we're always recording", they talk about whatever may come to their minds—sometimes that turns out to be vaguely interesting and maybe even slightly amusing. This podcast contains educational content.

Retroactive Swearing Maxwell Black & Silvano D'Agostino

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Maxwell Black and Silvano D'Agostino explore the intricacies of their lives at Harvard College and how they relate back to the outside world. Following the motto "we're always recording", they talk about whatever may come to their minds—sometimes that turns out to be vaguely interesting and maybe even slightly amusing. This podcast contains educational content.

    S02E05: Hashtag Sponsor the Pod (with Bardi)

    S02E05: Hashtag Sponsor the Pod (with Bardi)

    The shoutout episode.







    I Wish This Could Go Out Uncensored
    Who Should’ve Won?
    What is Bruno Mar?
    No, That’s Fahrrell
    It’s Gotta Be Rat-Tat-Tat as Opposed to Skrrr-Pop
    Just Gonna Shout Him Out on the Pod, Too
    The Most Expensive “That Was Easy Button”
    That Man F*****g Produced My Adolescence
    Shoutout
    I Also Hope Irony Transfers
    I’m Plugging Everyone Today, Baby
    Infowoke
    Hashtag Sponsor the Pod
    LA is Full of the Trashiest, Scummiest People—Me Included
    Intellectual Gang
    Is Wisconsin a State?
    Gang Gang
    Y’all Won’t Do The Dishes And I’m Sick of This S**t
    It’s You Alone in a Room, Completely Naked
    How Far Away Am I? BEHIND YOU!
    I’m Too Thic to Be on Tinder Like That
    I Would Love to Hear What These Old People Think About Lil Xan
    I’ve Often Thought About How I Want My Life to Be Autotuned
    If You Have Refried Beans, You’re a F*****g Stanky Human
    Cordon Bleu
    I Became a Cornhole When I Was a Little Boy
    Pancakes with Ketchup
    My Family Always Jokes…
    It’s Like Eating a Vacuum
    I Don’t Thirst
    You Hate Soup, This is Amazing
    I Have a Theory About Peas
    The Future is Grim

    @Bardi__
    @zebrascream
    @Silvano_D

    • 24 min
    S02E04: Peppa Pig Poop David Lynch

    S02E04: Peppa Pig Poop David Lynch

    (We apologize for this episode’s delay. Life is complicated and editing is hard. Also, it was very windy on the sixteenth floor that day of recording…)
    * So, I Got Notes Now
    * Maybe That’s How They All Got The Same Macklemore Hair
    * You Could Just Have an Anime Girlfriend
    * We’re All About Sex-Positive Feminism, But Eventually We’re Going to Have to Move On
    * Dick in the Mail
    * Do You Think That We Should Respect Robot Marriage?
    * The Upcoming Twenties
    * The Kids and The YouTubes
    * What I Like to Call “Elsa Spiderman Poop”
    * Mr. Manhattan Just Saw a Really Cool Word
    * Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Chocolate Cake
    * Just a Prank, Bro!
    * Christian Rock is Just Like Dylan
    * Really Jesus Would Be An American If He Were Here Right Now
    * When’s The Worst Time to Figure Out How to Hold Your Breath?
    * I Saw Wonder Woman Coz Hashtag Feminism
    * Hitchcock Pregnant Needle
    * A White Supremacist Eating Poop
    * Now We Can Only Destroy
    * This Is OK Because We Can Make More Apps
    * Everyone Is a Temporarily Embarassed Millionnaire
    * I’ve Been Watching Some Boiler Room DJ Sets

    • 26 min
    S02E03: Rapid Expansion of the Darkness

    S02E03: Rapid Expansion of the Darkness

    The onyx episode.







    Do You Wanna Talk About Email?
    We Need to Limit the Size of the Observable Universe
    The Maxwell Black University
    He Had No Knowledge of Words
    IKEA Naming Convention
    I Want a Bunch of Little Silvs
    The Padawan of the Silvs
    Eventually You Would Reach Final Silv
    I Wouldn’t Even F**k My Clones
    This is a Little Bit Like Apple and Microsoft
    A Literal Army of Associates
    The Act of Killing
    On Killing
    More of a Camp Than a Campus
    Spread the Darkness
    Onyx
    You Just Don’t Like the Woods
    Maxwell Black 2; Spreading Darkness
    I’m Really Busy Recording This Podcast
    Nothing’s Gonna Happen
    Artificially Create the Right Kinds of Crises
    They’re All Just Puddles of Muck

    • 26 min
    S02E02: Outrageous People Across All Nations Unite

    S02E02: Outrageous People Across All Nations Unite

    Our funniest episode yet. We can't wait to see what you do with it.







    Close Your Eyes, Take Your Eyelashes, and Pull
    Looking in the Mirror and Trying to Make Yourself Smile in a Natural Way
    Albert Einstein!
    You Also Were Advocating for Sharia Law in High School?
    Down Syndrome in Iceland
    There Was a Time When People Would Dress Like Billboards
    Signaling Theory
    Behavioral Sink
    They Do Bitcoin
    “S**t On Me”
    I Used to Whistle a Little Bit in Wisconsin
    The Winston Churchill of the Holocaust
    You’re Not Doing Bitcoin, Bitcoin’s Doing You
    We Don’t Need to Be Thinking About Death All The Time, But…
    There’s No cmd+z For Society
    Let’s Say You Ejaculate Into Horse Dung
    Sterile Joe
    I’ve Never Tasted Urine
    I Love My Thic Curvy ATP
    Holding on to the Very Few Things We Still Have That Make Us Human
    You Wanna See My Hologram?
    The Tim Ferris of Music

    @zebrascream
    @Silvano_D

    • 39 min
    S02E01: You're a Horse That Ate Poison

    S02E01: You're a Horse That Ate Poison

    Max and Silvano are back with everyone's favorite educational podcast!







    The World Is Not Even the Same
    J.J. Abrams Gave a TED Talk
    Five Minute Histories
    Someone Who Has Conversed in the Circles of Lads
    Could You Maybe Please?
    If You Join the Sesh, You Gotta Stay Committed
    The Romantic Comedy We’re All Watching Tomorrow Night
    When The Worm Bites Its Own Tail
    Do You Flip the Flipped Upside-Down?
    What If Our Twitter UIs Are Really Different, Man?
    It Wasn’t About Slay Queen
    The Universe Threw Me a Strawman

    @zebrascream
    @Silvano_D

    • 39 min
    S01E05: That Space Baby…? That's You!

    S01E05: That Space Baby…? That's You!

    In the space episode of Retroactive Swearing, Max gives a science lecture, after Silvano elaborates on his life philosophy. So, no surprises in this one.

    • 27 min

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