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Class is in session! Welcome to Commune College, where Proxy, Keeble, & Hyperlink take turns walking up to the front of the class and teaching each other the things they know things about. A proud member of the Mastodon Podcast Network.

Commune College Proxy, Keeble & Hyperlink

    • Comedy
    • 4.4 • 7 Ratings

Class is in session! Welcome to Commune College, where Proxy, Keeble, & Hyperlink take turns walking up to the front of the class and teaching each other the things they know things about. A proud member of the Mastodon Podcast Network.

    Episode 71 - LaserDisc (w/ Proxy)

    Episode 71 - LaserDisc (w/ Proxy)

    It's time for some obscure technology, and Proxy's here to delivery the information straight (or as straight as she can muster) to your earspace! This time, she's bringing up the surprisingly revolutionary format of LaserDisc -- from its origins, to its innovations, to its ultimate failure.

    SHOW NOTES & SOURCES: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MW1MTYvTnYCzrKpi8XWP44g_CvoGGIib7tlTMvSc6Hc/edit?usp=sharing

    • 47 min
    Episode 70: Cargo Shorts (w/ Keeble)

    Episode 70: Cargo Shorts (w/ Keeble)

    Why are cargo shorts so uniquely loathed in modern fashion discourse? In today's Commune College, Keeble attempts to answer that question by weaving a tale that touches on Abercrombie & Fitch, Jean Baudrillard, and a 300 page dissertation.

    SHOW NOTES AND SOURCES: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VRz6dzgJ2xnE9-OtMNCN43uLATDnzsl9hSr3cryfK40/edit?usp=sharing

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode 69: Cincinnati's Failed Subway System w/ Hyperlink

    Episode 69: Cincinnati's Failed Subway System w/ Hyperlink

    This week on Commune College, Hyperlink recounts the history of Cincinnati's failed subway system, whose derelict tunnels still sit unused beneath the city to this very day. Also, literally everyone they mention in the story has a completely silly name.

    Show notes:

    SOURCES

    Singer, A. J. (2003). The Cincinnati Subway: History of Rapid Transit. United States: Arcadia Pub..

    Mecklenborg, J. R. (2010). Cincinnati's Incomplete Subway: The Complete History. United States: Arcadia Publishing Incorporated.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cincinnati_Subway

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Thomas_Hunt

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_B._Cox

    https://www.theverge.com/2016/8/10/12411632/public-transportation-failures-america-cincinnati-subway

    http://www.thecincinnatisubway.com

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cincinnati_Bell_Connector

    https://web.archive.org/web/20160911063055/http://www.go-metro.com/news/715/58/Cincinnati-Bell-Named-Sponsor-of-the-Cincinnati-Streetcar

    • 51 min

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