Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateMay 23, 2013
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 53: Craft Week
01:16 Matt and Jen with this week on BTR, today's show, and our latest craft projects!
07:45 Universal Mind Nite Jewel
09:44 Interview with Phillip L. Patterson, Part 1
15:11 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
18:26 Body of Work Mynabirds
21:12 Interview with Phillip L. Patterson, Part 2
26:15 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid!
26:50 I hope they write Black Vulcanite
30:27 Interview with Dr. Rufus Pollock, Part 1
36:15 Matt and Jen with the week in under reported news
40:16 Pharaoh Sanders Bohlke
42:33 Interview with Dr. Rufus Pollock, Part 2
47:07 Acrobat Angel Olsen
50:34 Work Something King Louie
53:43 Matt and Jen with the outro
54:35 What I Know (feat. DUV) Jon Sands & Adam Falkner
57:13 Finish

It’s Craft Week on BTR!

On today’s Third Eye Weekly podcast, we’re joined by Phillip L. Patterson, a 63-year-old retiree who crafted a handwritten bible.

Check out this short film on Patterson’s project by Justin Lange here.

And later in the show, Dr. Rufus Pollock, founder and co-director of the Open Knowledge Foundation discusses his op-ed for the Guardian last month, “Forget big data, small data is the real revolution.”

The Week in Independent Media:

“Federal Court Slams Obama’s Use of Recess Appointment power” (May 16,

“Police arrest Anonymous suspects in Italy” (May 17, PC World)

“Kerry urges Nigeria to respect human rights in Boko Haram offensive” (May 18, GlobalPost)

“Chinese gov’t approaches Myanmar opposition NLD for re-undertaking Myitsone dam project” (May 20, Eleven Myanmar)

“Debate on bill to protect Afghan women from violence halted after complaints it is ‘against Islamic teaching’” (May 18, RawStory)

“Syria hackers breach Financial Times accounts” (May 17, Al Jazeera)

The Week in Under-Reported News:

“The Other IRS Scandal” (May 15, Columbia Journalism Review)

“Uneven I.R.S. Scrutiny Seen in Political Spending by Big Tax-Exempt Groups” (May 13, The New York Times)

“For Supreme Court, Monsanto’s Win Was More About Patents Than Seeds” (May 13, NPR)

“Supreme Court sides with Monsanto on seed suit” (May 13, CBS News)

“Arkansas Abortion Law: Judge Grants Injunction Against 12-Week Ban” (May 17, HuffPo)

“Judge Grants Injunction in Ark. Abortion Ban Case” (May 17, ABC)

“Illinois Senate approves bill to legalize medical marijuana” (May 19, Fox News)

“Marijuana Bill Advances in Illinois” (May 18, The New York Times)

“Justice Dept. lost track of 2 ex-terrorists, report says” (May 17, The Boston Globe)

“Justice Dept. Lost Track of Terrorists, Report Says” (May 17, The New York Times)

“Myanmar frees dissidents before leader’s U.S. visit” (May 17, The LA Times)

So without further ado …

The Playlist!

The Music!

Nite Jewel
(Official Good Evening cover art)

(Official Generals cover art)

Sanders Bohlke
(Official Ghost Boy cover art)
May 28 – The Haunt – Ithaca, NY
May 30 – Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 – New York, NY
June 1 – Brighton Music Hall – Boston, MA

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