Friday, September 29, 2017

Welcome to Culture Vultures!

This is the official blog and show notes site for Culture Vultures with Dirk Belligerent & Otto the Autopilot which first broadcasts new episodes on Friday evenings from 7:00-8:30 pm EST (11 pm UTC) at Podcast Detroit or via podcast and site player/download anytime.

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Interview Episode Guide: The list of shows with guest conversations. Latest Update: May 13, 2016.

The #GamerGate Episode Guide is our running list of episodes with significant content about the consumer revolt against media corruption and how it pertains to broader media-cultural situations. (Also includes episodes discussing the Google Diversity Memo and the media lying about that.) Latest Update: August 11, 2017

Production Notes For Recording Nerds: How the show is produced for hardcore behind-the-scenes types (like those who bought the Production Diaries DVDs from Peter Jackson's King Kong).

Episode #158 - "Tang Vodka Spritzer" - Show Notes



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Alternate Titles: "Giant Holographic Pink Butts & Boobs" or "Free Crack? Give It A Try!" or "Come On Down And Watch Me Wank" or "It's Nice When It Automatically Twats"
  • Tonight's Beverages: Labatt's Blue (Dirk); Autopilot (Otto) 
  • Opening whatnot, explaining our unscheduled break, the freebies our FaceSpace Likers/Twitter followers got, and mop-up.
  • Us at Dally in the Alley 2017:
  • Otto runs down this year's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Orlando.
  • Explaining this week's music selections.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Episode #157 - "A Drunken Panda with a Flamethrower" - Show Notes


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Alternate Titles: "The Huggy Bear of NCIS: Hamtramck" or "Dance Floor In Your Bomb Shelter"
  • Tonight's Beverages: Labatt's Blue (Dirk & Bob); Autopilot (Otto) 
  • Third Most Cultural Vulture, Bob "I'm Gonna Kill Somebody" Koski, makes his Podcast Detroit debut.
  • The latest free stuff that our FaceSpace Likers and Twitter followers got and mop-up from the previous episode.
  • Dark Matter cancelled after three seasons. Efforts to save it are afoot. 
  • Referenced: Melissa O'Neill, who's like Chloe Bennet (half-Chinese, singer, works in sci-fi TV) except not crying "RACISM!":

Friday, September 1, 2017

Episode #156 - "Dude! She's! Your! Aunt!" - Show Notes



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Alternate Titles: "Enough Sports, Back To Racism" or "Naked Zombie Space Vampire Chick"
  • Tonight's Beverages: Labatt Ice (Dirk); Autopilot (Otto) 
  • Introductory whatnot and we've added the links to our FaceSpace, Twitter and email to our podcast notes so you can reach them.
  • Best wishes to the people of Houston coping with Hurricane Harvey.
  • In last episode's Tinfoil Swan (exclusive for our Patreon backers) we discussed drama regarding Dennis Prager's charity conducting gig. Here is a video featuring him, directed by South Park mastermind Trey Parker in 1996:
  • Reviewing the just-concluded S7 of Game of Thrones and how TV critics have been dumping on it compared to Twin Peaks: The Return.
  • Referenced: The 8 inches of snow meme:

Friday, August 25, 2017

Episode #155 - "Snowflake Trigger Point" - Show Notes



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Alternate Titles: "The Blind Guy, White Guy, White Chick, Black Dude Show" or "Direpug" or "Age, Death & Cheese"
  • Tonight's Beverages: Labatt Ice (Dirk); Autopilot (Otto) 
  • Talking about the weather, what's coming on Netflix next month and mop-up from the previous episode.
  • AMC Theaters threatens to sue Movie Pass.
  • Further thoughts on Lena Dunham's off-screen rhetoric vs. the final season of Girls.
  • Fact Check: The actress who played Dunham's mother and was on Freaks and Geeks is Becky Ann Baker.
  • Ashley Judd gets called "sweetheart" and loses her mind.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Episode #154 - "Being Billie Dee Williams Works Every Time" - Show Notes



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Alternate Titles: "Joanie Loves Chachi of Zombie Shows" or "Would Let Touch Nozzle"

Friday, August 11, 2017

Episode #153 - "Angela Lansbury Fetish" - Show Notes



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Alternate Title: "Opossums Getting Test Tube Babies"