Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateApr 18, 2013
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 49: What Happened Week
01:24 Matt and Jen on BTR this week, today's guests, and a reaction to the Boston Marathon bombings.
08:25 Halloweenie The Rice Cakes
12:58 Interview with Roz Raskin, Part I
18:23 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
21:21 Floor Boards The Rice Cakes
24:41 Interview with Roz Raskin, Part II
32:06 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid
32:34 A Million Faces Denise Jolly
35:37 Interview with Dr. Walter Koroshetz, Part I
41:24 Matt and Jen with the week in under reported news
46:43 Waiting for Something to Happen Veronica Falls
49:40 Interview with Dr. Walkter Koroshetz, Part II
55:42 House of Mirrors Radar Brothers
59:30 Matt and Jen with the outro
60:22 Press Continue Ken Arkind & Panama Soweto
63:30 Finish

It’s What Happened Week on BTR!

Today on Third Eye Weekly, Deputy Director of the National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Dr. Walter Koroshetz joins us to talk about what happens when your brain experiences memory loss.

And later, BTR’s Jordan Reisman catches up with Roz Raskin of Rhode Island trio and one-time BTR Discovery Artist, The Rice Cakes.

Check out their video for “Floor Boards” below.

Spoken word segments from this week’s podcast feature the talents of Denise Jolly, Ken Arkind, and Panama Soweto.

Lastly, to find out more about the stories we discuss on today’s show, check out our Tumblr and Twitter accounts, as well as the following links:

This Week in Independent News:

“Arkansas Exxon Spill Much Bigger Than Thought” (Apr. 12, Inside Climate News)

“Exxon On Arkansas Spill: Animals Impacted ‘Primarily Venomous Snakes'” (Apr. 13, Huffington Post)

“FBI requests $41 million to battle ‘wiretap unfriendly’ online correspondence” (RT, Apr. 12)

“Obama’s drone war kills ‘others,’ not just al Qaida leaders” (Apr. 9, McClatchy)

“Predator Drones: Study Uncovers Obama Lies on Drone Program” (Apr. 12, Policy Mic)

“White House declines comment on drone documents” (Apr. 12, The Modesto Bee)

“Protests held in Bahrain ahead of Formula One” (Al Jeezra, Apr. 12)

“Bahrain in human rights spotlight as it denies rounding up potential trouble-makers ahead of F1 Grand Prix” (The Independent, Apr. 10)

“Egypt army denies torture allegations” (Al Jezeera, Apr. 12)

In Case You Missed It – The Week in Under-Reported News:

“Japanese Automakers Recall 3.4 Million Vehicles Over Air Bags” (NYT, Apr. 11)

“Four Japanese Auto Companies Recall 3.4 Million Airbags” (Industry Week, Apr. 11)

“Clashes as Chilean students stage protests” (Apr. 12, Al Jazeera)

“Chilean students stage widespread protest demanding education reform” (Apr. 11, The Washington Post)

“Chilean students stage widespread protests demanding education reform” (Apr. 11, Fox News)

“Release of Offshore Records Draws Worldwide Response” (Apr. 15, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists)

“Angela Merkel urges David Cameron to crack down on tax havens” (Apr. 13, The Guardian/The Observer)

“2.3 Million Petitioners Urge Rejection of “Chained-CPI’ Social Security Cut (Apr. 8, The Nation)

“2.3 Million Strong Petition Opposing Obama Budget Dropped Off at White House” (Apr. 10, Fire Dog Lake)

“Va. board approves strict abortion clinic rules” (Apr. 12, The Washington Post)

“‘Fetal pain’ measure that would outlaw abortions after 20 weeks sent to North Dakota governor” (Apr. 11, AP/ Milwaukee Star Tribune)

“North Dakota ‘Fetal Pain’ Bill Passes House, Sent to Governor Jack Dalrymple” (Apr. 12, Huffington Post)

Without further ado …

The Playlist!

The Music!

The Rice Cakes

(Official The Rice Cakes cover art)
April 18 – Fete Lounge – Providence, RI
April 19 – Boston University – Boston, MA

Veronica Falls
(Official Waiting for Something to Happen cover art)
April 18 – Whelan’s – Dublin, Ireland
April 19 – The Deaf Institute – Manchester, UK

Radar Brothers
(Official Eight cover art)

Zach Schepis and Lisa Autz have co-hosted BTR's Third Eye Weekly podcast since November 2014. Learn more about Zach and Lisa.