Last update: 2009-06-01

Season 3, Episode 4: Ancient Science with Richard Carrier, pt 2

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2009-06-01 :: The Reprobates Length: 1m 20s
Part 2 of the Richard Carrier is now live.  We continue our conversation about science in the ancient world, discuss the works and missteps of Rodney Stark and his theory of the scientific revolution, read and discuss ancient documents germaine to the topic, and talk about the reasons for the fall of the Roman Empire.  [...]…


Season 3, Episode 3: Ancient Science with Richard Carrier, pt 1

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2009-05-08 :: The Reprobates Length: 45s
Hey Everyone, It’s been a long time!  Before my life was swallowed by the podcast of my novel Predestination and Other Games of Chance, I recorded quite a bit for Reprobates Hour.  So now, to kick off part 2 of Season 3, Richard Carrier returns to talk about science in the ancient world.  We discuss the [...]…


S3, E02: Mur Lafferty is Playing For Keeps

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2008-08-25 :: The Reprobates Length: 37s
And now, Episode 2 of Season 3, featuring the Grand-Dame of podcasting herself: Mur Lafferty. Be sure to check out her website here, where you can listen to the excellent Heaven series, The Takeover audio drama series, and many other wonderful works of fiction and geeky essays. And head on over to Amazon while we’re talking [...]…


Kiwis in Hell

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2008-08-05 :: The Reprobates
During a moment of theological epiphany, Tee Morris and Dan the Demented discover the truth about New Zealanders. An outtake from the Season 3 premier episode. …


Tee’s Cigar

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2008-08-05 :: The Reprobates
Later today, the premier of the third season of the Reprobates Hour debuts.  We recorded far more for this episode than we could possibly use, so I’ve excerpted a couple of the funnier outtakes for bonus comments here. So, for your dis-edification, here’s Tee Morris, Phillipa Ballantine, and myself talking about Tee’s “cigar” and who gets [...]…


S3, E01: Double Trouble!!

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2008-08-05 :: The Reprobates
That’s right, boys and girls, the Reprobates Hour is BACK! To kick off season 3, I’ve got Double Trouble for you - Tee Morris and Phillipa Ballentine join me to talk international travel, sexual politics, nude beaches, scotch, cigars, podcasting, and…what was the other thing? Oh, yeah! Writing! Their new books: [...]…


Quickie Update

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2008-04-11 :: The Reprobates Length: 4s
It’s been really busy around the Reprobates Lair here recently, but fear not! More episodes are coming, and they’re fun ones, too! Meantime, check out the promo on the feed. This one is important. You see, there’s only a few days left to pick up Scott Sigler’s Infected. If you haven’t heard the [...]…


S2, E9: Podcast Novel Spectacular!

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2008-03-16 :: The Reprobates
Well, my delightfully demented friends, your patience has been rewarded. This week (okay, month) we have two - count them - TWO of the top tier new media pioneers in the country. First, crime novelist Seth Harwood author of the Jack Palms series comes on to talk about the arrival of Jack Wakes [...]…


S2, E8: Michael Shermer on Economics, Freedom, and Evolution

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2008-02-08 :: The Reprobates Length: 42s
This week, Dr. Michael Shermer of the Skeptic’s Society joins us to talk about his latest book “The Mind of the Market,” in which he looks into the evolutionary history of economies, morality, decision making, and human nature. Covering a number of interesting topics that will be new to most listeners, Dr. Shermer [...]…


S2, E7: Bob Price on Horror

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2007-12-13 :: The Reprobates Length: 1m 27s
Dr. Robert M. Price returns to discuss his other, more secret career as an H.P. Lovecraft scholar and his lifelong love affair with horror and fantasy fiction. We talk about the spiritual and aesthetic value of the macabre and the fantastic, and the movies, books, and TV shows that tickle the cockles of our [...]…


S2 E6: The Return of Sigler

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2007-11-22 :: The Reprobates Length: 34s
Scott Sigler returns to answer listener questions, talk about his new book Nocturnal, and talk about podcast marketing.  A must listen for anyone interested in writing, podcasting, and new media.   Check out Scott’s new novel here. …


Fixed or real: Zach Moore

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2007-11-01 :: The Reprobates Length: 1m 6s
Okay, I admit it. I suck. I didn’t QC the reencode, and missed the fact that LAME won’t directly read a FLAC. So, here it is for real, properly QC’d and everything. I’ve replaced all the links in the feed so you’ll get this no matter what. Thanks for bearing [...]…


Season 2 Episode 5: Zach Moore on Cancer

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2007-10-31 :: The Reprobates
On this week’s Reprobates Hour, Zach Moore of Evolution 101 and Apologia comes into the studio to discuss Cancer - What it is, how it works, what causes it, how research into cures work, and what treatments are currently available and are coming down the pipe. This week’s Reprobates also features HeraFlea reading the Reprobates News, [...]…


Season 2 Episode 4: Dr. Robert M. Price on the Apocalypse

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2007-10-20 :: The Reprobates Length: 1m 8s
This week, his geekiness Dr. Robert M. Price, star of stage, screen, television, publishing companies, and webcasts joins us to discuss his new book “The Paperback Apocalypse” and to examine the history and psychology of apocalyptic thinking. A great show, ranging all over the place. Deviant Deb and HeraFlea are on board as usual. Enjoy! …


Season 2, Episode 3: Greydon Squared

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2007-09-18 :: The Reprobates
This week Deviant Deb takes the lead as we interrogate Raptivist Greydon Squared.  Mild-mannered physics student by day, badass anti-gansta rapper with a message about education and freethought  by night, this mofo will…ok, fine, I can’t do the slang worth a damn.  But for a rapper, this guy *ROCKS* Remember to send feedback on this or [...]…


S2 Ep2 - Scott Sigler Interview

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2007-08-18 :: The Reprobates
It’s late, and I won’t have time to do up proper show notes for a couple days, but here is the latest Reprobates episode:  An interview with Scott Sigler about the changing face of the publishing business, the value of skepticism to a writer, and the writing and marketing life of an up-and-coming highly successful [...]…


S2, E1: Cunning Minx Interview

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2007-08-04 :: The Reprobates
Here we are, at long last, season two is LIVE!!!!! It’s an interview with the host of Polyamory Weekly, Cunning Minx, about the phenomenon and philosophy and practicality of fluid relationships and ethical non-monogamy. It’s racy, it’s funny, and it’s only a little less interesting than an asteroid strike! Tune in, and join us [...]…


Episode 2: Molecular Biology 101

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2007-06-08 :: The Reprobates
Dr. Zachary Moore joins us to discuss molecular biology, evolution, disease, and the ins and outs of genetic engineering and hereditary mutations. Heraflea also joins us for the Reprobates’ News. …


Brigit Promo

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2007-06-08 :: The Reprobates
The first of several promos that you are all (hint!) welcome and encouraged to put on your podcast and rss feeds to promote the Reprobates. …


Old Coot Promo

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2007-06-08 :: The Reprobates
The second of our promos brought to in glorious bad taste! …


Episode 4: Richard Carrier

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2007-06-08 :: The Reprobates
Dan the Demented flies solo interviewing Richard Carrier about his book Sense and Goodness Without God, his approach to worldview issues, and his take on ethics and epistemology. …


The Calvin Experiment

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2007-06-08 :: The Reprobates
Another one of our deeply inane promos - redistribute promiscuously! …


Premier Episode

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2007-06-07 :: The Reprobates
This is the premier episode that we made back in April of ‘06. It has gobs of nudity and…oh, right, this is an audio file. Well, it has a lot of entertaining banter. In this episode we (in the first 20 minutes) introduce ourselves and talk about our personal journeys through the valley [...]…


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Polyschizmatic Reprobates' Hour

Skeptical social commentary from an intellectual, poly-friendly, and partly surreal point of view.

Polyschizmatic Reprobates' Hour