The Second Press Podcast
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Join us as we three cousins work together to curate a comedic and insightful interpretation of current news. Each week, we'll take a quick look at some of the biggest headlines as well as venturing into some of the missed tidbits hidden in the farthest reaches of the internet. Strap in and brace yourselves for The News.
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SPP - Ep. 32 - Hot Shower Smoothies
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Show Summary Welcome to the jungle, of news that is. In this week's Water Cooler Rundown, you'll have tons of fun learning about Mark Zuckerburg's day in court, a mysterious cannabis syndrome and its cure, why Friday the 13th is so bad, the nearing end of the world (again), big business talking ethics/money, and T.J. Miller's rough year. Then, you know it's true, we bring games too! This week's game is What Would You Do If. Thanks for tuning in! Show Notes Hey there, listener! If you were interested to do your own reading, we have provided the sources for our stories below. Enjoy! Josh's Info "This Mysterious Marijuana Syndrome Is Relieved By Hot Showers" - Live Science - By Rachal Rettner - Ran 04/09/2018 - https://www.livescience.com/62251-marijuana-syndrome-hot-showers.html "Argentinian Police Lose 540 Kg of Cannabis, Blame Addicted Rats" - Oddity Central - By Spooky - Ran 04/10/2018 - http://www.odditycentral.com/funny/argentinian-police-lose-540-kg-of-cannabis-blame-addicted-rats.html "Sperm Whale Swallows 64 Pounds of Trash, Dies of 'Gastric Shock'" - Fox News - By Jenifer Earl - Ran 04/10/2018 - http://www.foxnews.com/science/2018/04/09/sperm-whale-swallows-64-pounds-trash-dies-gastric-shock.html "This Ketchup Will be Sold By The Slice" - Mental Floss - By Jake Rossen - Ran 04/09/2018 - http://mentalfloss.com/article/539376/ketchup-will-be-sold-slice "Two Women Lost Their Hair After Eating Toxic, Bitter Squash, Doctors Report" - Ars Technica - By Beth Mole - Ran 04/07/2018 - https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/04/the-puzzling-case-of-two-women-who-lost-their-hair-after-eating-bitter-squash/ Michael's Info "Why is Friday 13th unlucky? What has happened on the date?" - Metro - By Olivia Waring - Ran 04/11/2018 - http://metro.co.uk/2018/04/11/friday-13th-unlucky-happened-date-7459100/ "Death planet Nibiru 'will appear on April 23 signalling the end of the world,' claim conspiracy theorists" - Mirror - By Natalie Evens & Jamie Bullen - Ran 04/12/2018 - https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/conspiracy-theorist-predicts-world-end-12348343 "South Korean 'killed neighbor's noisy corgi and fed it to him'" - The Telegraph - By Our Foreign Staff - Rand 04/11/2018 - https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/04/11/south-korean-kills-neighbours-noisy-corgi-feeds-unwittingly/ (edited) "You Can Now Buy Your Very Own Mecha Suit For Just $93,000" - ODDITYCENTRAL - By Spooky - Ran 04/10/2018 - http://www.odditycentral.com/news/you-can-now-buy-your-very-own-mecha-suit-for-just-93000.html ""'Stupid' dad resorts to eating 'oozing' sausages out of bin and sparks concern for his health" - Mirror - By Zahra Mulroy - Ran 04/11/2018 - https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/stupid-dad-resorts-eating-oozing-12343798 Kevin's Info "Goldman Sachs asks in biotech research report: 'Is curing patients a sustainable business model?'" - CNBC - By Tae Kim - Ran 04/11/2018 - https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/11/goldman-asks-is-curing-patients-a-sustainable-business-model.html "T.J. Miller's Chaotic Year: An Arrest, Alleged Sexual Assault & Being Written Off Silicon Valley" - People - By Christina Dugan - Ran 04/11/2018 - http://people.com/tv/t-j-miller-chaotic-year/ "World's Hottest Pepper Sends Man to the ER With Thunderclap Headaches" - Gizmodo - By Ed Cara - Ran 04/09/2018 - https://gizmodo.com/worlds-hottest-pepper-sends-man-to-the-er-with-thunderc-1825110311 "Mum-of-four turned placenta into smoothie and fed it to her husband and three-year-old-son" - Mirror UK - By John Bett - Ran 03/29/2018 - https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/mum-four-turned-placenta-smoothie-12271874 "Drunk wedding guest jumps out of window into CROCODILE POOL - as horrified revelers[sic] see his arm ripped off" - Mirror UK - By Jamie Pyatt & Liz Dunphy - Ran 04/04/2018 - https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/drunk-wedding-guest-jumps-out-12303000 "Religious leader called Penis Baba 'pulls car 100ft using only his MANHOOD' while stunned crowds watch" - Mirror UK - By Dinesh Dubey - Ran 04/10/2018 - https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/religious-leader-called-penis-baba-12336654 Thanks for listening this week. If you have any stories you would like to hear on the show (with a shout out to you of course), please send us the info at firstname.lastname@example.org. See you next week!