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TDF 262 – Suli McCullough

Suli McCullough (@SuliMcCullough) is comic, writer, actor and SNEAKERHEAD. So much info. So much sneaker talk. For real. You’re welcome.
This month our sponsor is Bob Calhoun! You might remember him from ep#38. He talks about writing the book that he then got published that I believe everyone will enjoy.The book is “Shattering Conventions: Commerce, Cosplay, and Conflict on the Expo Floor” by Bob Calhoun. It’s available in eBook and paperback from Amazon.com and other fine book sellers. For more on the book go to www.ShatteringConventions.com
We all know I have a new hour comedy video out at www.allthingscomedy.com/jackiekashian right? Cuz I do. $5 download. It’s called “This Will Make An Excellent Horcrux” because comedy is all about soul ;) … Own it today and forever. OR get a hard copy (or the CD) on the Merch page on my website. www.jackiekashian.com 
November and December I ask that you do NOT DONATE to TDF but, instead, find your local foodbank! It’s Thanksgiving guys… let’s be thankful and giving, shall we? Google: “your town name” and the words, “food bank” and give them food or money. If you give them money they just buy what’s most needed. All good either way. Take care out there… heh.
Credits: Audio leveling by Patrick Brady Music is by Mike Ruekberg Website design by Vilmos: Really good Web designs. http://hiredguncoding.com
If you like a specific app – they are available with bonus content: iPhone or Android. Libsyn is also just PUBLISHING the bonus content, for free, with Andy and I talking about the show for a sec, on tdf.libsyn.com… no App needed. There you go.

The Filtered Excellence: November 27, 2014

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Here are this weeks picks of the best things towatch, the most interesting things to do, great things to try, the best picks to read, our favorite things to listen to and more:

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TDF 262 – Suli McCullough

Suli McCullough (@SuliMcCullough) is comic, writer, actor and SNEAKERHEAD. So much info. So much sneaker talk. For real. You’re welcome.
This month our sponsor is Bob Calhoun! You might remember him from ep#38. He talks about writing the book that he then got published that I believe everyone will enjoy.The book is “Shattering Conventions: Commerce, Cosplay, and Conflict on the Expo Floor” by Bob Calhoun. It’s available in eBook and paperback from Amazon.com and other fine book sellers. For more on the book go to www.ShatteringConventions.com
We all know I have a new hour comedy video out at www.allthingscomedy.com/jackiekashian right? Cuz I do. $5 download. It’s called “This Will Make An Excellent Horcrux” because comedy is all about soul ;) … Own it today and forever. OR get a hard copy (or the CD) on the Merch page on my website. www.jackiekashian.com 
November and December I ask that you do NOT DONATE to TDF but, instead, find your local foodbank! It’s Thanksgiving guys… let’s be thankful and giving, shall we? Google: “your town name” and the words, “food bank” and give them food or money. If you give them money they just buy what’s most needed. All good either way. Take care out there… heh.
Credits: Audio leveling by Patrick Brady Music is by Mike Ruekberg Website design by Vilmos: Really good Web designs. http://hiredguncoding.com
If you like a specific app – they are available with bonus content: iPhone or Android. Libsyn is also just PUBLISHING the bonus content, for free, with Andy and I talking about the show for a sec, on tdf.libsyn.com… no App needed. There you go.

The Filtered Excellence: November 27, 2014

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Here are this weeks picks of the best things towatch, the most interesting things to do, great things to try, the best picks to read, our favorite things to listen to and more:

The post The Filtered Excellence: November 27, 2014 appeared first on The Interrobang.

LGBT

Arizona Activist Monica Jones Convicted of ‘Walking While Trans’ Will Appeal

Attorneys for sex workers’ rights activist Monica Jones are scheduled to argue in court Monday that the Phoenix antiprostitution ordinance under which Jones was convicted is unconstitutionally vague and infringes on free-speech rights, reports the Associated Press.

In April, Jones was found guilty of “manifesting prostitution” after she accepted a ride from an undercover Phoenix police officer during a May 2013 antiprostitution sting. She was sentenced to 30 days in jail. Her attorneys are seeking to have Jones’s conviction overturned and the antiprostitution statute struck down.

Monica Jonesjpg 350x262 Arizona Activist Monica Jones Convicted of Walking While Trans Will Appeal

The fact that Jones, a 29-year-old black trans woman who attends Arizona State University and volunteers with the Sex Workers Outreach Project, is not herself a sex worker led many advocates to declare that the true “crime” she was convicted of was “walking while trans.”

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Libertarian Australian Senator Introduces Legislation to Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

Want to hear a senator introduce legislation legalizing government recognition of same-sex marriage in a speech that also invokes the names of Milton Friedman, Friedrich Hayek, and Ludwing von Mises? You’ll have to go to Australia for that, mate. Alternatively there’s YouTube. Libertarian Australian Senator David Leyonhjelm, the sole representative of the country’s Liberal Democratic Party (that’s their libertarians), is introducing legislation to require the country to recognize same-sex marriages as legal. Here’s his speech he gave yesterday on YouTube:


davidl 350x233 Libertarian Australian Senator Introduces Legislation to Recognize Same Sex Marriage

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Extra, Extra: Be Thankful (That Turkeys Aren’t Godzilla-Sized)

Extra, Extra: Be Thankful (That Turkeys Aren't Godzilla-Sized) Because you can never watch too many James Bond movies, check out today’s Thanksgiving Day links: humongous turkeys, parade balloon accidents, Thanksgiving sex, NYPD cursing, flip phones, banana weapons, and kitten’s first Thanksgiving. Don’t forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ]



Photos: Scenes From The 2014 Thanksgiving Day Parade

 

Despite protests and a handful of arrests, everything mostly went off without a hitch at the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade today. Wide-eyed children and their families absorbed the sight of ginormous cartoon balloon creatures taking over the skies above 6th Avenue, while KISS and more celebrity guest stars waved (and wagged their tongues) at revelers. Above, click through to check out any balloons and/or tongues you may have missed. [ more › ]

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