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TSF47: Neometric

Posted on December 9, 2012 | By Patty Pino | No Comments

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The Slacker Factor Podcast, Episode 47: Neometric

Episode 47: What’s old is new, again, on this episode that explores the spark of neophilia, sales on the interwebs, and new tunes that sound old-school. Hear about a Seinfeld-like brush with the law and get down to the music of the Canadian band Metric with your favorite slackers.

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The Spark: Neophilia, an inspiration to Patty

Book Report: “Selling a Car on eBay” by Christian

Music Segment: Metric “Gold Guns Girls” brought to you by Rob

Tracing The Spark of Neophilia

Listening to The Slacker Factor podcast is a form of aural cleansing.

TSF22: Get Free, Get Food, Get Lucky – NOW ONLINE

Posted on January 27, 2011 | By Robert LaFrance | No Comments

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The Slacker Factor Podcast, Episode 22: Get Free, Get Food, Get Lucky

Episode 22: Everyone loves a nice prize, a beautiful meal, and a meaningful song. Join the slacker nation for this podcast, with special Book Report guests The Peche, as we talk good things foodie, bluesy, and free.

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Meandering Rant: “Free Prize” by Rob LaFrance

Book Report: “For the Love of Food”, with The Peche food enthusiasts Chris and Karen Thornton. Read their amazing blog, follow them on Twitter @thepeche and @mrsdewinter or friend them in the FaceBook universe.

Music Segment: The Blues of Lucky Peterson, featuring “Death Don’t Have No Mercy” and “Atonement” from his 2010 album “You Can Always Turn Around”


Just Some of the Other Good Stuff Mentioned in this Episode:

 Podcast Bonus: Inspired by his dad, Patty’s Rally for Sanity slogan, and this TSF22 podcast, Rob crafted together some Slackcast loungewear and mugish stuff at: http://www.cafepress.com/TheSlackerFactorSwag. Rumor has it that he has blisters from working the loom, sewing machines, and print screens.

TSF12: Quality Otter Haircuts and the Pirated Music of Bjorkestra (not necessarily in that order) – NOW ONLINE!

Posted on June 29, 2010 | By Robert LaFrance | No Comments

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The Slacker Factor Podcast, Episode 12:  Quality Otter Haircuts and the Pirated Music of Bjorkestra (not necessarily in that order)

Tune in to see just how the words in the title actually combine to form a coherent episode of The Slacker Factor.

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Meandering Rant: Business and Competition by Christian

Book Report: Music Piracy by Rob

Music Segment:  Travis Sullivan’s Bjorkestra

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