Jim and A.Ron give a Star Trek update; a good old-fashioned “what would you do” involving Russians on the ISS; coverage of His Dark Materials; whether or not you should be honest with your spouse; The Expanse coverage plans; a nice story to share about community; Jim and A.Ron switch bodies in a Freaky Friday; A.Ron’s interest in drag/trans language; the return of Old King Conan; plans to bring back Que Che L’evier; remembrance of 9/11; Wednesday night stream update; which TV character you would be; Jim’s thoughts on the new ‘Tool’ album; Andrew Yang’s “The War on Normal People” and thoughts of AI in the future; and the idea of Digital Utopianism.
A.Ron update us on his fence saga while fighting the worse poison ivy he has ever had in his life; Jim’s beloved old couch was put to rest; the dilemma of contractors; Cecily gives us a job update; A.Ron and Jim are given a difficult choice; their plans for UFC 242; thoughts on Better Call Saul S4, Dark Crystal, TNG, The Wheel of Time, Succession, The Good Place, The Walking Dead, Rick and Morty Season 3 and a quick Leftovers revisit. Finally, we count down Bald Move’s Top 7 Boners.
Due to technical issues there is no video for this one!
Jim and A.Ron talk about their trend tradition, Double Hook Fridays; A.Ron’s birthday is tomorrow and Michelle sent a gift of Queen Funko Pop figures; US vacation policies; Andrew Luck’s retirement; new trailer talk and how they decide on upcoming shows to cover; how to manage CO2 levels in the atmosphere; the LotR on Amazon; Cincinnati chili; HYPERtheticals by Chuck Klosterman; which celebrity would get an invite to a bachelor party; was Garek redeemed on DS9; boating incidents; the global economy; and the latest season of Mindhunter.
We discuss foot fetishes; A.Ron’s trip to Florida; A.Ron fires his therapist; what lengths they’d go to in order to find ‘The One’; Nah’leans recommendations; Sony and Disney broke up and Sony got full custody of Spider-Man; the most effective way to quit your job; how to set boundaries with your partner’s family; expectations for the upcoming Star Trek, James Bond, The Matrix 4; what their ideal parents would be if they could choose; what skills Jim and A.Ron could contribute to the zombie apocalypse to fight off roving therapists. We’ve been pumped dry for content!
Jim and A.Ron talk about the recent gun violence in our country; the new Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ package; the A/V setup of Bald Move; our favorite movie and video game soundtracks; the possibility of meeting Paul Giamatti; and the most stand out performance from Parks and Rec.
We discuss Star Trek: TNG; the missed opportunity for a Van Damme Ham Slam; book suppositories; the future with Starburns Audio and Pickle Me This; what chance Earth has if it needs to be defended by Jim, A.Ron, and Cecily; book recommendations from A.Ron; the dominance of being tall; the Freedom Dividend the societal contract…
Jim gives us an update on his Tesla Model 3. Cecily gives an update on her work situation. The gang considers Marvel Phase 4 and the limitations of being fat Ryan Gosling, emaciated Chris Hemsworth, or Paul Giamatti. They discuss what they would do with free wishes. Finally, the Bald Move family gets honest and they tell us something they have never told anyone before.
In this episode of Empire Business, Jim and I take another look at the seedy side of podcasting; advertising. We’ve got a new backend host to show off, a new ad partner, some thoughts on advertising and our philosophy regards it, and some exciting news about a partnership with Starburns Audio for an upcoming high profile project!
Welcome back to the Empire Business, a podcast series designed to give you a more transparent look into the day to day decisions and inner workings of Bald Move, exclusively for our club members. This installment talks about our strategy for building a video audience to compliment our existing podcast one, how we’ll be using Twitch and Youtube in the future to successfully implement that strategy, and what this means for you, as a Club member.