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Front Porch Podcast #017: i bring you Stephen Colbert

Episode #017: lots of feedback; podcast is reviewed on Bostonist; revisiting Radio Open Source and the full audio of Stephen Colbert's keynote. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items: Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post. Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. and stay tuned for more next week (probably)!

Front Porch Podcast #016: Baratunde on Public Radio!

Episode #016: Baratunde's appearance on Christopher Lydon's Radio Open Source; brief career update; shoutouts for the show feedback. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Brief intro with shoutouts for Mass. Democratic Gov candidate Deval Patrick.
  • Inclusion of Radio Open Source from April 24 2006 with Jane Elliott, Baratunde and Rinku Sen
  • No music this week. Baratunde has a crazy headache
Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post. Normalizing and gain control by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. File hosting courtesy of Webcast In A Box and many thanks to Radio Open Source! and stay tuned for more next week (probably)!

Front Porch Podcast #015: military industrial complex (w. interview!)

Episode #015: Interview with former Air Force officer about defense contractors and more, new MoJos, t-shirts for sale, music from The Foundation Movement, plus other stuff. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Intro music by Diplo.
  • New Momentary Jokes (mojos)
  • Listener feedback, including from Bakari
  • New t-shirts available and other Baratunde news
  • Quickies on race in America, the SMT Conference and the future of Africa
  • FEATURED INTERVIEW: "Steve" former Air Force defense acquisitions specialist discusses the Military Industrial Complex, being a liberal in the US military, value of civilian military control, military culture, and the growing and dangerous influence of defense contractors
  • Another blog reader posted this link to an article about growing dissent in the conservative military; means something is very wrong
  • Music from The Foundation Movement ("Let's Move"), a tight authentic hip hop group out of Boston and really from around the world!!
Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post. Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Field recordings were done on an M-Audio Microtrack 24/96. Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. and stay tuned for more next week (probably)! Special followup on "Steve's" point of how to get involved and stop the contractor takeover of America. Write your congress person. Know the facts. But how and where? Do you have suggestions? Leave in the comments section!

Front Porch Podcast #014: WMFO part two

Episode #014: The rest of my visit to WMFO radio at Tufts University (part 2 of 2). Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Blabbering intro wherein I discuss my cooking dinner and other random ish
  • Second half of my appearance on Gods and Goddesses on WMFO.
Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post.

Front Porch Podcast #013: back in bootleg form from texas

Episode #013: Back from Texas, random notes, my visit to WMFO radio at Tufts University (part 1 of 2). Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Blabbering intro wherein I discuss my cooking dinner and other random ish
  • First half of my appearance on Gods and Goddesses on WMFO.
Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post.

Front Porch Podcast #012: Dave Chappelle Stole My Joke!

Episode #012: Dave Chappelle steals my joke, no abortion in SD, why MySpace is REALLY dangerous, new podsafe music and more. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items: Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post. Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Field recordings were done on an M-Audio Microtrack 24/96. Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. and stay tuned for more next week (probably)!

Front Porch Podcast #011: How SprintPCS made me cry

Episode #011: Listener comments, Google in China, prostitutes and GTA, cursing out SprintPCS, Harvard prez bounces and new podsafe music. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Show opens with a MoJo (momentary joke) & endorsement by Orson Scott Card
  • Sharing user feedback
  • Rant against the police
  • Google in China and Congressional hypocrisy
  • Diggnation gets it wrong about prostitutes opposed to Grand Theft Auto
  • Podsafe Music from Atomica (One Day in New York City)
  • Continuing the story of my mom's passing and why I cursed out SprintPCS
  • Podsafe music from J-Laa (Opposing Terrorism)
  • Bonus track: Harvard Prez Larry Summers is out!
Audio comments or text feedback to frontporchpodcast@gmail.com, online at baratunde.com/blog, or voicemail at +1-254-247-3228. Or you can comment on this blog post. Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Field recordings were done on an M-Audio Microtrack 24/96. Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. and stay tuned for more next week (probably)!

Front Porch Podcast #010

One year podiversary! Also: fun with eBay; Dick Cheney shoots his boy in the face; continued interview with Joel Pollak of South Africa. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • Show opens with a MoJo (momentary joke)
  • It's my fourth podcast in four weeks, and the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY overall
  • Bad week for the Republicans (i.e. Cheney blasts his boy in de face!)
  • Continuation of interview with Joel Pollak on S. African politics and American cultural influence
Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Outro theme music is "Pain & Poverty" by Ivan of Narcoleptic Records. Check out his MySpace profile. Field recordings were done on an M-Audio Microtrack 24/96. Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. Send audio feedback to frontporchpodcast-AT-gmail-DOT-com. Leave text comments in the comments link below or email them. and stay tuned for more next week (probably)!

Front Porch Podcast #009

Big announcement: Baratunde's FREE MoJo Quarterly book!!! Also: performing for 1,300 people; sold out show in Boston; blog flamewar smackdown and religion and cartoons don't mix. Ways to get the show: subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed. Shownotes Main items:
  • My commentary on Muhammed cartoon violence controversy.
  • I punk a kid with WORDS!
  • Sold out Club Passim show
  • Performing for 1,300 people in Manhattan for the debut for Laughing Liberally.
  • A LIVE reading of one of the essays from MoJo Quarterly #001 (the new, free book)
Intro theme music is "Diplo Rhythm" by DJ Diplo of The Hollertronix. Grab the track on iTunes now! Field recordings were done on an M-Audio Microtrack 24/96. Audio recording and processing courtesy of Audio Hijack Pro. Normalizing by Peak Express and MP3 conversion and tagging done by iTunes. Send audio feedback to frontporchpodcast-AT-gmail-DOT-com. Leave text comments in the comments link below or email them. and stay tuned for more!

Front Porch Podcast #008: me and Mieka on WTBU

Podcast #008 features a radio interview (50mins) with me and Mieka Pauley on Boston University's WTBU. The show ran from midnight to 1am on Jan 31 and is called The Odd Couple. Great hosts, and Mieka does a worldwide debut of some new tracks! I just act the fool. subscribe via iTunes, download the mp3 file or subscribe to my feed with a podcast aggregator. peace. Oh, yeah. The first 30 seconds has weird effects. It's artistic (or a glitch. you decide). like iPodder or, for Mac, a great one is iPodderX.