Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateDec 19, 2013
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 84: Energy Week
01:44 Matt and Jen with the week on BTR, today's guests, and how we find our energy.
06:00 Electric Fever Free Energy
09:33 Caribbean Fever with DJ Meredith, Saturdays on BTR!
09:47 Interview with Yebo Li of Ohio State University, Part 1
13:20 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
15:47 HiiiPower Kendrick Lamar
20:16 Maximum Music Hour with DJ Mojo, Tuesdays on BTR!
20:26 Interview with Yebo Li of Ohio State University, Part 2
25:05 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid!
25:40 Amazing Jim Derrick Brown
29:16 I Wood Jonathan Rado
31:13 Butt Talk with Adam Newman and Dane Fernald, first Tuesday of every month on BTR!
32:12 Interview with Adam Minter, Part 1
38:00 Matt and Jen with the week in under reported news
40:42 Power/Refinement Knowledge Kool A.D.
42:27 God Bless Weirdmerica with DJ Madalyn, Wednesdays on BTR!
42:46 Interview with Adam Minter, Part 2
49:36 Silver and Gold Lightships
54:08 Matt and Jen with a preview of next week's show
54:58 Invincible Anis Mojgani
58:39 Finish

Welcome to Third Eye Weekly — a podcast hosted by BTR’s Matthew DeMello and Jennifer Smith for under-reported news, the spoken word, and radical conversation to keep you informed.

On today’s show, Associate Professor Yebo Li of Ohio State University explains to us more about the potentials that algae holds as a biofuel. And later, And later, journalist and author of Junkyard Planet, Adam Minter talks about his subjective examination of the global market for recyclable materials.

This week’s spoken word segments are brought to you by Derrick Brown and Anis Mojgani.

As always, don’t forget to check out our Tumblr and Twitter accounts.

The Week in Independent Media:

“Intelligence contractors donate millions to intelligence watchdogs in Congress” (Dec 9, Center for Public Integrity)

“US guards ‘did nothing’ to stop adult prisoners from raping juveniles” (Dec 12, RT)

“Alleged drone strike in Abyan kills eight” (Dec 12, Yemen Times)

“Australia’s top court strikes down same-sex-marriage law in capital territory” (Dec 12,RT)

“High Court strikes down ACT gay marriage law” (Dec 12, The Australian)

“Top court rules transsexual husband as father of in vitro child” (Dec 12, The Japan Times)

“Japan top court says transsexual is father of IVF baby” (Dec 12, AFP)

The Week in Under-Reported Stories in the Mainstream Media:

“Uruguay marijuana move ‘illegal’ – UN drugs watchdog” (Dec 11, BBC)

“Uruguay Marijuana Ruling ‘Illegal’? UN Agency Says Decision Violates International Law” (Dec 11, The Huffington Post)

“Michigan passes ‘rape insurance’ bill” (Dec 11, MSNBC)

“’Rape insurance,’ a new front in the GOP’s clueless ‘war on women’” (Dec 11, The Los Angeles Times)

“US halts ‘non-lethal assistance’ into northern Syria after Islamic Front seizes bases” (Dec 11, NBC News)

“US and UK suspend non-lethal aid into Syria” (Dec 12, Al Jazeera)

“NCIS agent implicated in Navy’s ‘Fat Leonard’ scandal to plead guilty” (Dec 12, The Washington Post)

“NCIS agent to plead guilty in Navy bribery scandal, attorney says” (Dec 12, The Los Angeles Times)

“Rising Job Openings Show US Companies Poised to Hire”(Dec 10, Bloomberg News)

Without further ado …

The Playlist!

The Music!

Free Energy
(Official Love Sign cover art)

Kendrick Lamar
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December 22 – Air Canada Centre – Toronto, Canada
December 23 – Air Canada Centre – Toronto, Canada
February 15 – Western Springs Stadium – Auckland, New Zealand

Kool AD
(Official 51 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.