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The Attack: A Podcast for the Ugly
63 minutes | May 1, 2021
4/26/21: Afghanistan withdrawal, racial issues, vaccinated – now what?, and owning a Tesla
Today we are covering the potential Afghanistan withdrawal, racial issues, vaccinations, owning a Tesla, and thoughts on the Falcon and Winter Soldier (dork it up).
63 minutes | Feb 23, 2021
2/17: McConnell speaks out, the country moves on in the cold, iPhone 12 thoughts, and Alice In Chains is still cool
Covering a lot of ground with our somewhat deficient thoughts on:McConnell speaking out against our former POTUS (referenced audio link)Business travel in what we hope is the decline of COVIDDouble masking to double down on angering the anti-maskersiPhone 12 review (jumping from the 7) (helpful link)T-Mobile vs the world (helpful link)Vaccines continue to rollTexas will not get warm and people need helpCruz flies over the borderCapitol Hill riots - how much worse could it have been? (referenced video link)The end of impeachment 2.0Music that sounds good - referenced albums:Smashing Pumpkins, CYR (link)Alice in Chain, Dirt (link) and Jar of Flies (link)
66 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
1/8/20: Dark day on the Capital, GA runoffs, and a COVID cure rollout
On this episode of the Attack - A Podcast for the Ugly we focus on the two major stories from this past week: 1) the destruction and violence on the US Capital and 2) the GA runoff results. We also touch upon the progress of the COVID vaccine and somehow divert the discussion to Star Wars toys and comics.
53 minutes | Dec 30, 2020
12/28/20: Staying healthy in the times of COVID without a forward head, "stop the steal" for millions, and Mandalorian season 2 reflections
The new year approaches and we cover some key questions....Health and Wellness:How can we stay healthy in the times of COVID?What are the norms for health in the workplace? Can we avoid having a forward head?Do all kids just not move anymore?Politics:What is happening on January 6th? How rich can you become by claiming "Stop the Steal"?Are certain news outlets getting sued?Deficits now matter?Pop Culture:How great was The Mandalorian season 2?Was Wonder Woman 1984 good?Do we have any friends since we care about the above?
65 minutes | Nov 28, 2020
11/23/20: A COVID Thanksgiving, the Kraken released, coyotes and the Bronx, and deboning chickens
We can't be stopped from rambling on about:a COVID fueled Thanksgiving.the best shows on TV.the popularity of chess.the knees of Joe Burrow and Willis McGahee.coyotes and the Bronx.eating fish as the oceans become depleted and polluted. the benefits of deboning your own chicken.
57 minutes | Nov 14, 2020
11/12/20: Election madness, a Clinton tale, COVID holidays, and is rock dead?
On the Attack, we have a series of soft takes on:the current election madness.seeing the Clintons in DC.COVID impacting the pending holidays.rock today - is it dead?
63 minutes | Oct 31, 2020
10/25/20: Halloween 2020, early voting, America's Mayor making his empty mark, Electoral College madness, oil and gas forever, and cleaning our oceans
Another pandemic fueled holiday is upon us and we dive right into a smorgasbord of news topics, specifically:Halloween 2020 - to give treats or be a communist?Early voting - what is happening? Will the Russians win!Giuliani, a.k.a. America's Mayor, is he serious?Last debate reflections - does it matter?Electoral College - we really cannot do better?Oil and Gas forever and ever (or until it runs out..or we all cease to be)What would make America great (or if we simply wanted to make it greater)?Cleaning our oceans and good people do exist
53 minutes | Oct 12, 2020
10/7/2020: Late VP debate musings and the COVID POTUS
We try not to depress but reflect on the latest headlines (or some key ones), including:A spirited yet fairly reserved VP Debate.The COVID POTUS and his merry band of doctors.The sad passing of a legend, Eddie Van Halen.The sacrifices millions of US households are making due to the impact of COVID with an uncertain winter approaching.Our Arts and Crafts segment, talking pop culture to lighten the moodNew podcasts from JJ Redick and Kevin Durant.A promising new show, The Good Lord Bird.Any thoughts or comments please contact us on Twitter @TheAttackPod or email at email@example.com.
62 minutes | Sep 24, 2020
9/21/20: Processing the madness of the election and losing the great RBG while trying to find respite in Cobra Kai and The Mandalorian
The crazy show of US politics continues and we dive right in discussing:Sadness over RBG and the Republican pivotTerm limits - why not?Volunteering at the polls - linkVirginia early voting beginsVoter fraud, if we say it enough it must be true!Arts and Crafts topics to ease the painMandalorian - season 2 Cobra KaiParasite Intro and outro music - Screen Saver by Kevin MacLeod
68 minutes | Sep 15, 2020
9/14/20: Eating for our future and trying to be nice to the planet
After seeing and hearing about the horrific fires on the west coast and feeling like we just are not #winning at the moment, we delve into a conversation on cars, environment, and health, specifically:Car leasing - why?Eating animalsClimate change and West Coast firesHealthy eating and dying at your deskHealthcare treatment vs preventionMedicine vs. carrots Referenced books from the episode:We Are the Weather, Jonathan Safran FoerEating Animals, Jonathan Safran FoerThe Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food, Dan BarberThe Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, Michael Pollan Intro and outro music - Screen Saver by Kevin MacLeod
69 minutes | Sep 7, 2020
9/4/20: Welcoming the holidays with an on the ground report of the DC protests and other #sad topics
Rolling into the Labor Day weekend happy we quickly get taken down to reality and try to make sense of some of the key stories from the past week, focusing on:DC Protests with an on the ground reportPassing of two great humans, JT2 and Chadwick BosemanNBA Playoffs - still exciting to some?Unpacking Kenosha, Wisconsin shootingsEarly thoughts on the Trump Atlantic ArticleIntro and outro music - Screen Saver by Kevin MacLeod
63 minutes | Aug 31, 2020
8/26/20: Lightweight thoughts with the NBA and RNC in full swing
Today we delve into a variety of top of mind new stories and topics, focusing on:NBA Playoffs - no fans, still good?RNC - its begins! Hugging sans masks.DNC - now complete, thoughts?Voter Fraud - Should we be scared? Start a gofundme for the USPS?Immigration Nation documentary - https://youtu.be/X_xVKy58YuwIntro and outro music - Screen Saver by Kevin MacLeod
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