The Untenable Podcast, Episode 132: Tears in Rain, Controllers at Rest

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The one with synthetic existential dread.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay talk about Mike’s exploits in gaming, as well as their reactions to Blade Runner 2049 and the last Episode VIII: The Last Jedi trailer.

Intro song: “Mesa” – Hans Zimmer, Benjamin Wallfisch, and Vangelis

Outro song: “John Carpenter’s Halloween Theme” – Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, and John Carpenter

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The Untenable Podcast, A Very Special Episode 128: Fear and Loathing in the USA

The one with hypocrisy, false equivalencies, bad analogies, whataboutism, receipts

and party over country.

Finally, after the first 100 plus days of the new administration, a fracas in the USA took place, and Mike goads Jay off into a rant about manners and supremacists.

 

Intro song:  “Capital G” Nine Inch Nails (start at second verse, end after third verse)

Outro song: “Weak and Powerless” A Perfect Circle

Untenable Podcast, Mixtape #15 – Long Live the Chief [Episode 17 ReMix]

The one with dystopian pres…futures.

In this single episode remix, Mike and Jay revisit an early episode and a discussion about fiction and fact and all things dystopic.

http://soundcloud.com/untenpod/untenable-podcast-mixtape-15-long-live-the-chief-episode-17-remix

 

Song 1: “Chief Don’t Run” Jidenna

Song 2: “Bulletproof Love” Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad ft. Method Man

Song 3: “Good Man” Raphael Saadiq

Song 4: “Arsonist’s Lullabye” Hozier

Episode Remixed: Episode 17: Background Install

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 125: Gore’d the Guardians

The one with that guy who didn’t direct the Bioshock movie.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay explore the aesthetics of Gore Verbinski and the Swedish, Nordic, and Dutch filmmakers, reflect on Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, revisit some Alien: Covenant, and wonder why Prey s**t the bed while being played.

 

Intro music: “The Chain” Fleetwood Mac   Outro music: “In Hell I’ll Be in Good Company” The Dead South

 

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 124: The Planet Redshirt

The one with nostalgia for nostalgia’s sake.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay dance around topics in an effort to ignore the elephant in the room, and visit thoughts about Zelda, Prey, Persona 4, and Mass Effect: Andromeda; they also talk Alien: Covenant.

Intro song: “Run” Foo Fighters  Outro song: “Slave to Love” Bryan Ferry

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 123: The Superhero Mafia Delusion

The one with the bowls of chili.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay talk of Mike’s issues with the inefficiencies of Mafia III, some Zelda, Jay’s interest in the Alex Jones child custody saga, a preview of the coming Very Special Episode aka State of the Division, and share their thoughts about and make a wager whether DC or Marvel will prevail at the box office with Justice League and Thor Ragnarok, respectively.

Intro song: “The Outsider” A Perfect Circle   Outro song: “One Last Breath” Creed

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 122 – Missed Connections

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The one with the speculations about galaxies and motives.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay overcome interruptions to talk Star Wars in movies and games, Tomb Raider, Battlefront 2, and Mafia III.

Intro song: “Life on Mars” David Bowie   Outro song: “Rebel, Rebel” David Bowie