RoleyShow (general)
A (multiple) personality driven improvised podcast about current events, culture, and life. New episodes M-F.

In the workplace, you're going to run into all kinds of people, and from time to time conflicts come up. So, what do you do when you have the kind of conflict that threatens to remove all professionalism from the workkplace?

Direct download: Roley2017_06_18.mp3
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If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a zillion ideas in your head, but the trouble is getting it out of your head and on paper.  That transition is the most painful experience, because not only do you not know how to start, you’re also fighting that monster that thinks that nothing you have inside you is worth anything, nobody will like it, and then there’s it’s twin brother, the monster that fights you bringing what’s inside you to the physical world.  It tells you there’s a Pay Per view on, and shouldn’t you be hosing down the cat or something?  That’s why your brain hates every single time you sit down to write, and you sit there staring at a clean white screen. Worse yet, you may have even had a sentence or two on there that you’ve deleted a million times because you (or the monsters) hate it...

Direct download: Roley2017_06_11.mp3
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 On deck, what’s a Sanctuary City?  Nordstrom and fake mud jeans in News of Why We’re Doomed, and No, Mr. Bond, I Expect you to DRIVE.
 
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Hey, you sick twisted freaks, It's Tuesday April 25th.  On deck, I talk about an act that pathetic boychilds engage in, The return of Barack Obama, and why we encourage a certain level of douchery.

 
 
Direct download: RoSat2017_04_25.mp3
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Episode 1 of The Year of the Rat.

This is probably my most ambitious experiment. For the next year I'm literally going to turn myself into a lab rat as best I can, and I'm taking you with me through the maze.

First up, one of the more important problems I'm having lately: Sleep.

All the articles and things I mention in this episode can be found at http://pinterest.com/roleyshow/sleep

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--Roley.

Direct download: Roley2017_02_24_Sleep.mp3
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On this episode, I talk about my journey from being raised Catholic to rebelling against my Catholic faith, to Finding books like Das Energi to Way of The Peaceful Warrior, to the Dhammapada, to a year of studying the Self-help gurus, to Tim Ferriss, and finally, the Stoics.

 

Direct download: Roley2017_02_14.mp3
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The best-laid plans of mice, The Week in Rebuke, Roy Earl helps us understand electoral dysfunction, Crushing Gases isn't what it's cracked up to be, and a talk about the Patreon thing and other things related to things and stuff.

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Also, join our Patreon page at patreon.com/krisroley for bonus material like a pre-show, and a special Saturday show for patreon subscribers.

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Direct download: Roley2017_01_30.mp3
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A good old fashioned Rantasm about what I saw over the weekend.  Enjoy!  

Direct download: Roley2017_01_23.mp3
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A derailed tale of a flared temper, A running tally of the Trumpocalypse, News from behind the lines of Uterine Warfare, and Fools on Parade.

Direct download: Roley2017_01_16.mp3
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Recorded just after Snowpocalypse 2017, Roley talks about dealing with snowstorms in the South where they're not always prepared to deal with it.

 

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IT'S NEVER BEEN A NICE PLACE

 

Martin Shkreli got suspended from Twitter for being insufferable.

http://www.theverge.com/2017/1/8/14205552/martin-shkreli-suspension-twitter-harassment-lauren-duca

 

Tucker Carlson, idiot. 

http://www.newsweek.com/tucker-carlson-teen-vogue-writer-score-one-guest-536163

 

Why Women Aren't Welcome On The Internet

https://psmag.com/why-women-aren-t-welcome-on-the-internet-aa21fdbc8d6#.s95fmvtyu

 

Anil Dash -- A Billion Dollar Gift for Twitter

https://medium.com/startup-grind/a-billion-dollar-gift-for-twitter-8b3d541b9e1e#.jolncf34p

 

 

THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW

Wikileaks comes out against leaks...

https://newrepublic.com/minutes/139688/wikileaks-comes-leaks

 

...then comes out for massive data collection.

http://lawnewz.com/high-profile/twitter-blows-up-after-wikileaks-announces-online-database-of-verified-users/

 

 

TRUMPOCALYPSE

 

Trump to Hold an alleged News Conference 1/11

http://www.npr.org/2017/01/08/508765650/president-elect-donald-trump-will-hold-first-press-conference-since-before-elect

 

Joy Reid: If we didn't cover Trump's Tweets, he'd do a press conference

http://www.mediaite.com/online/joy-reid-if-media-didnt-cover-trumps-tweets-for-a-week-he-would-do-a-press-conference/

 

WaPo posted false news, but it's not fake news

https://thinkprogress.org/wapo-false-report-is-not-fake-news-30b5c9c89368#.maji99l3y

 

WND:  Even more evidence Obama Birth Certificate is fake

http://www.wnd.com/2017/01/even-more-evidence-obama-birth-certificate-fake/

 

Ex-Fox Contributor and Current Trump Staffer Monica Crowley Reportedly Plagiarized 2012 Book...

http://www.mediaite.com/online/ex-fox-news-contributor-and-current-trump-staffer-monica-crowley-reportedly-plagiarized-2012-book/

 

...and it's not the first time she's been accused of it.

http://www.nytimes.com/books/00/09/03/specials/johnson-crowley.html

 

Police Call Out Breitbart Over Fake Story About Muslim Mob Lighting Church on Fire


http://www.mediaite.com/online/police-call-out-breitbart-over-fake-story-about-muslim-mob-lighting-church-on-fire/

Direct download: Roley2017_01_09.mp3
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