Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateFeb 6, 2014
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 91: Drug Week!
01:37 Matt and Jen with the week on BTR, today's guest, and the death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman
11:02 It's the Drug I'm Needing Himanshu
14:30 Via Berlin with DJ Katia, every Tuesday on BTR!
14:47 Interview with Dr. Keith Conners, Part 1
19:24 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
26:19 Maximum Music Hour with DJ Mojo, every Tuesday on BTR!
26:31 Interview with Dr. Keith Conners, Part 2
31:22 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid!
31:58 Drug Abuse Poem Everick Henderson
35:16 Interview with Dr. Keith Conners, Part 3
40:18 Matt and Jen with the week in underreported news in the mainstream media
43:43 Cocaine (Little Dragon Remix) The Internet
46:58 Interview with Dr. Keith Conners, Part 4
52:40 Prettiest Pills Dog Bite
55:51 Matt and Jen with a preview of next week's show
56:38 Cocaine Blues The Rising Phoenix
60:06 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, Dr. Keith Conners of Duke University joins us to shed more insight on a recent story in The New York Times on ADHD for which he served as a source.

This week’s spoken word segments feature the talents of Everick Henderson and The Rising Phoenix.

As always, don’t forget to check out our Tumblr and Twitter accounts, for the latest in independent media and under-reported news.

The Week in Independent Media:

“Spy Agencies Probe Angry Birds and Other Apps for Personal Data” (Jan 27, ProPublica)

“Iran nuclear talks to resume February in New York (Jan 27, AFP)

“Philippine police accused of playing ‘wheel of torture’ game to punish criminal suspects” (Jan 28, National Post)

“Military backs Sisi for presidency” (Jan 28, The Oman Daily Observer)

“Hernandez sworn in as Honduras president” (Jan 27, Global Post)

The Week in Underreported Stories in the Mainstream Media:

“Supreme Court Gives Airlines Wide Security Discretion” (Jan 27, The Wall Street Journal)

“Mayor Says New York City Will Settle Suits on Stop-and-Frisk Tactics” (Jan 30, The New York Times)

“Supreme Court Gives Airlines Wide Security Discretion” (Jan 27, The Wall Street Journal)

“Florida’s top court puts medical marijuana initiative on November ballot” (Jan 27, Reuters)

“Eric Holder Addresses Surveillance Concerns, IRS Probe” (Jan 29, The Huffington Post)

“13 Killed in C.African Republic, U.N. envoy says Muslims vulnerable” (Jan 28, Reuters)

Without further ado …

The Playlist!

The Music!

(Official Nehru Jackets cover art)

Schoolboy Q
(Official Setbacks album)
March 3 – Trocadero Theatre – Philadelphia, PA
March 4 – Best Buy Theater – New York, NY
March 5 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

The Internet
(Official Purple Naked Ladies cover art)
June 6 – The Governors Ball Music Festival – New York, NY
April 11 – Coachella – Indio, CA

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