Shenanigans with Rick Welbanks

A burned out Rick and a less burned out Adam talk (rant) about a bunch of stuff - Breast Feeding, Christmas, Marriage, Religion and the aftermath of Adam getting his formerly chest-length hair cut off.

Direct download: 29_shitricksays_episode29.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 1:21pm EST

Due to unforseen circumstances we are not able to record a new episode this week, and bonus content is not readily available as a substitute. Apologies for missing a week, but in the meantime, enjoy the time off work, take it easy, relax and we'll be back next week.

Direct download: episode_xmas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:59am EST

Returning guest Zubin (from Episode 20 and Episode 11) comes back on the show to talk about his experiences at Basic Training so far for the Canadian Forces. He tells us about the entry tests you have to pass, why you have to learn to eat fast, why you don't get as much sleep, and why you don't give a gun to a person with Tourettes. www.shitricksays.com

To get older episodes, hit up http://feeds.feedburner.com/ShitRickSaysPodcast - old episodes will get added to this feed soon.

Direct download: 28_shitricksays_episode28.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 3:17pm EST

Rick and Adam start by announcing we are back on iTunes. Rick tells a sexting story, then we call up our guest to talk about the state of music, and finally death and why we're afraid of it.

References:
Jackie Kashian on The Nerdist Podcast
https://www.nerdist.com/2013/11/nerdist-podcast-jackie-kashian/

Ana Kasparian on The Joe Rogan Podcast
http://podcasts.joerogan.net/podcasts/ana-kasparian

Direct download: 27_shitricksays_episode27.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:45am EST

Rick's friend Jesse McHater stops by to talk about Black Friday madness, charities, bears, Norway, other solar systems, swearing, stupid facebook apps and facebook advertising, reading, and the Fleshlight comes to Canada which leads Rick to ask us a question.

www.shitricksays.com

References:

HuffPo Good News Section
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/good-news/

The Foundation to Decrease Worldsuck/Project For Awesome
http://www.projectforawesome.com/foundation-to-decrease-world-suck/p4a-2012---foundation-to-decrease-world-suck

"What ELSE is weird about Norway?"
https://medium.com/estimated-time-of-arrival/17209ab5631f

Brazilian Tycoon who was going to bury his Bentley but instead used it to teach us a lesson
http://twentytwowords.com/2013/10/28/millionaires-threat-to-bury-his-bentley-is-actually-an-elaborate-object-lesson-5-pictures/

Bill Burr Reviews a Lady Gaga concert for his girlfriend
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qc9wTcVfmxg

New Solar System like ours discovered
http://www.universetoday.com/106759/second-solar-system-like-ours-discovered/

Jesse's band "DeadMouth":
http://deadmouth667.bandcamp.com

Direct download: 26_shitricksays_episode26.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:00am EST

This week the madness could not be contained. Rick talks about his vasectomy which kicks off a show about genitals, sex and other nudity related shenanigans.
Direct download: 25_shitricksays_episode25.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 7:12pm EST

History enthusiast Steve Cox comes on the show to talk to Rick about (surprise!) history - mainly World War 1 and 2. We talk about why Hitler was the world's first hipster, why you don't mess with Russia, how Switzerland takes "neutrality" to a whole other level, religious wars, and more.
Direct download: 24_shitricksays_episode24.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 7:12pm EST

Our guest bailed last minute so Rick and Adam decided to talk about personal responsibility, why it's bad to bubble wrap everything and coddle people, rules and laws (whether you agree with them and why), Toronto's crack smoking (#inadrunkenstupor) Mayor Rob Ford, discussing beliefs and politics, critical thinking (not letting emotion solely dictate your actions and decisions) and Adam realizes he is slowly becoming more libertarian, apparently.
Direct download: 23_shitricksays_episode23.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 7:12pm EST

Adam's friend Tim comes on the show to talk about how he ended up with custody of his children, what he learned about family law that you should know, and we talk about how to empower your kid to learn on their own and deal with bullying.
Direct download: 22_shitricksays_episode22.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 7:12pm EST

Part 2! The rest of the conversation with Tim. He talks about doing improv, we talk about voice acting, more family law stuff and marketing aimed at single parents (or at least those ones with breasts)
Direct download: 21_shitricksays_episode21b.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Adam's friend Tim comes on the show to talk about how he ended up with custody of his children, what he learned about family law that you should know, and we talk about how to empower your kid to learn on their own and deal with bullying.
Direct download: 21_shitricksays_episode21a.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Zubin returns to the podcast for a 4 way panel discussion about joining the army, things that are offensive, treason, rape, dealing with victims, intelligence and finding humour in the mundane
Direct download: 20_shitricksays_episode20.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

On this episode, Rick talks about his adventures with a horrible landlord, we talk about the human condition and why we can't all just get along, a brief detour into music talk, and then wrap up with a discussion about Euthanasia
Direct download: 19_shitricksays_episode19.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

This one is a real barn burner! We skype in a listener/fan from Israel (who is quite witty and well spoken) to talk about his country and the Middle East from a local perspective. Then Rick's girlfriend Meka joins the conversation and we talk about Rick's apartment being overrun by Squirrels, Adam's near death experience, and then a good long chat about proper word use (ie with "rape"), and the perils of sexism to both sides of the gender gap.

Direct download: 18_shitricksays_episode18.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Chad Valyear (singer from the old band The Undergods) is on the show for a slightly more random episode. We talk about being Rock Scars (after a freudian slip by Adam), naming bands, being couthless, destroying bridges and Adam takes his leash powers too far for Rick.

Direct download: 17_shitricksays_episode17.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Andy (from the Apocalypse Episode) is back, joining Rick and Adam to talk about a new topic - Why more and more men are opting out of marriage, and why the three of us are also not in favour of tying the knot either.
Direct download: 16_shitricksays_episode16.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Warning, things get heavy on this one. Jordan tells us about how his life started to fall apart a couple years ago, the point where he reached rock bottom and how he snapped himself out of it and is getting his life back on track now. There are life lessons and insights in this one - don't be afraid to ask for help when you need it.

Direct download: 15b_shitricksays_episode15b.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am EST

On this episode we are joined by Jordan Zijlstra, formerly of the Oshawa band RPO whom used to play shows with Rick's old band Tallman back in the early 2000s. The guys talk about the old days and the 3 of us rant about the current state of music.

Direct download: 15a_shitricksays_episode15a.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Rick and Adam talk about a whole slew of stuff - reddit drama, a listener email about Israel, Adam's gym adventures, Adam wants to learn how to dance (Rick doesn't), allergies developing spontaneously, Rick is considering cleaning up his look and the guys rant about Hipsters.

Direct download: 14_shitricksays_episode14.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Rick's friend Merlin stops by, the guys talk about music for the first 30 minutes and then the rest of the podcast is about food, diet and health. Merlin lays a mountain of information on us.

Direct download: 13_shitricksays_episode13.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Rick's friend Drew calls in from Vancouver to talk to Rick about their time performing stand up comedy together in BC, good and bad stand-up, funny things to do in strip clubs, masturbation techniques, agreeing with an artist's politics but not enjoying their art, and how Drew discovered Rick has a Prince Albert piercing.

Direct download: 12_shitricksays_episode12.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

It's the CrippleCast! Rick broke his leg, but that didn't stop us. Rick's friend Zubin stops by to discuss gaming, terrible team mates, the general consequences of online behaviour, and the psychology of hiding behind a moniker. Also - we joined the PodBender network!.

Direct download: 11_shitricksays_episode11.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am EST

Rick talks about life at his new apartment, killing lots of mice, SwapSity (a bartering/trade service), the UK Porn Ban, one of the actual positive uses of GMOs, and Adam and Rick have their first real "debate".

Direct download: 10_shitricksays_episode10.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Rick and Maya talk about why they would both prefer to date guys than girls, a dinosaur museum, the ethics and physics of dwarf tossing, and lastly, Rick tells us why he wants to Fuck Marilyn Manson. It's not what you'd think.

Direct download: 09_shitricksays_episode9.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Rick and Adam discuss why Nationalism and Patriotism are dumb, how "bros before hoes" is just an excuse for douchey behavior, and Rick gets Victorian about breasts. Special guest appearance by an ice cream truck.

Direct download: 08_shitricksays_episode8.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

On this episode, Adam gets personal. Rick and Adam discuss why women don't get as excited about nudity as men, Rick rejoins OKCupid, Adam joins a Matchmaking service, and Adam addresses some of the reasons he's still single and lacks a sex life.

Direct download: 07_shitricksays_episode7.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In Episode 4, we talk cancer, porn, evil, street smarts, wanting the world to burn and what to do after the flames die out.

Direct download: 04_shitricksays_episode4.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In Episode 3, Rick (and co-host/producer Adam) talks about how he sucks at dating now, we discuss women comedians and Rick rants about charities.

Direct download: 03_shitricksays_episode3.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In Episode 2, Rick and producer/co-host Adam talk about parents, kids, getting older, being nice to people, figuring life out, a drinking story, a drug story and Rick rants about people tweeting/instagramming their food or children.

Direct download: 02_shitricksays_episode2.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

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