Friday, September 24, 2021

Welcome to Culture Vultures!

[UPDATED June 5, 2021] This is the official blog and show notes archive for Culture Vultures with Dirk Belligerent & Otto the Autopilot which used to be a podcast (last episode: July 2018) and is now a YouTube channel (first video: May 2021). 

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

The Culture Vultures Lexicon: A guide to some of the lingo and recurring references which may baffle new listeners.

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).

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

Saturday, August 7, 2021

Friday, July 13, 2018

Episode #180 - "Steel Mongolians" - Show Notes

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Alternate Title: "Nine Fingers of Genius"
  • Tonight's Beverages: Labatt Ice (Dirk); Autopilot (Otto) 
  • Intro boiler plate explanation for our unplanned two-week hiatus. (This is why you subscribe; so the show will be delivered when done.)
  • Birthday greetings to Bob "I'm Gonna Kill Somebody" Koski, the third most cultural vulture. 
  • Our review of Satori Circus' "Stroke" show.
  • Dirk explains his one foray into community theater in the play Angels Fall.
  • Jaime Alexander (Lady Sif from the Thor movies, Hot Topic on Blindspot) sides with Chris Hardwick.
  • Superfan Yvette Nicole Brown (Community) will moderate the two Walking Dead panels at Comic-Con after Hardwick's bowing out.