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On this week’s show the Humans (Joe, Caleb and Jason) talk drones…lots and lots of drone talk…like seriously A LOT, a relative of the giraffe named after Star Wars, and wrapping up the 2nd Watch Party. Plus, so much more!

Listen live  Mondays from 7pm to 9pm on 103.3 FM KSCU Santa Clara, or live online at http://www.kscu.org/

Geek Talk

  • Watch Party: Dirty Pair
    • Episode 21 “No Way! 463 People Disappeared?!”
    • Episode 22 “We Did It! 463 People Found!”
    • Episode 23 “Something’s Amiss…?! Our Elegant Revenge”
    • Episode 24 “Are You Serious?! a Condo Is a Dangerous Place to Live”

New Releases

In Theaters:

  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip – Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in New York City… and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal, saving themselves not only from losing Dave but possibly from gaining a terrible stepbrother.
  • Sisters – Two disconnected sisters (Tina Fey and Amy Poehler) are summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch of ground-down adults really need.
  • Arabian Nights: Volume 3, The Enchanted One – In which Scheherazade doubts that she will still be able to tell stories to please the King, given that what she has to tell weighs three thousand tons. She therefore escapes from the palace and travels the kingdom in search of pleasure and enchantment. Her father, the Grand-Vizier, arranges to meet her at the Ferris wheel and Scheherazade resumes her narration: O auspicious King, in old shanty towns of Lisbon there was a community of bewitched men who, with all dedication and passion, devoted themselves to teaching birds to sing… And seeing the morning break, Scheherazade fell silent.
  • Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens – Nuff Said. Let’s hope it’s fun!

Music:

  • Tell Me I’m Pretty by Cage the Elephant – The fourth full-length release for the Kentucky alternative rock band was produced by Dan Auerbach.
  • A Folk Set Apart by Cass McCombs – The compilation features rare tracks and B-sides from between 2003 and 2014, with five unreleased songs from the California singer-songwriter.
  • Purple by Baroness – The metal band returns from a tour bus accident in 2012 with a new lineup. Nick Jost and Sebastian Thomson take over for Allen Blickle and Matt Maggioni on the fourth studio release produced by David Fridmann.

Video Games:

  • Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex – First Assault Online – First Released Dec 14, 2015 – PC
  • Final Fantasy VI – First Released Oct 20, 1994 – SNES, PS, GBA, IOS, & New release Dec 16, 2015 on PC
  • Minecraft First Released May 10, 2009 WEB, PC, MAC, LNX, PS4, PS3, VITA, X360, XONE New release Dec 17, 2015 on WIIU
  • Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star First Released Dec 25, 2012 PC New release Dec 17, 2015 on PS4, VITA

DVD/Blu-ray:

  • The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials – The Gladers venture further out, learning more about WCKD, and learning more about their place in this brave new world.
  • Mission Impossible: Rougue Nation – The IMF has been disbanded! Now Ethan and the IMF agents must now band together to save themselves from their own nation and an organization that seeks their final destruction.
  • The Amazing Nina Simone – One of the most passionate voices in Jazz. Her complex personality is explored through interviews with those that knew her.

Comics:

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Marvel

Dark Horse

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Udon Entertainment

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