08.15.13 Episode 61: Set the Controls (with Christopher Knowles)
Christopher Knowles (SecretSun.blogspot.com) joins Alan, David, and Bill to discuss a few topics including NSA/Echelon and Facebook, Mediated Millennials (Medicated by Amusement vs Oppressive Nature of Boredom), Energetic of Music and Church of Sound (The Secret History of Rock & Roll), Mystery Religions, Cultural DNA, Cyclical Program of the Ether, Disaster Scenarios, Mega Rituals, Power of Nature, Giving Away Our Own Power, The Invention of Fundamentalism, Oil Money, Esalen, Co-opting and Neutering the Counter-Culture, The Outer Limits and Star Trek, Intentional Use of Symbolism vs Archetypes and Symbols Telling Their Own Stories, Sirius and 17, Obama's Lack of Change, Fake Outrage Over "Occult" Symbolism as Marketing Tool, Masonic Influences, MKUltra/Monarch/PseudoOccultMedia/Vigilant Citizen, Artists Tapping into Higher Weirdness, Jack Kirby, The New Mysterians vs Bigger Mysteries, Walls of Causality vs Thinking Magically, Finding the Others, Drinking Magically vs Smoking Magically, The Workload of the Secret Sun and Investing in Artwork, The Ride, and The Longest 42 Minutes.
08.07.13 Episode 59: HAL is Other People (with Mark LeClair)
Mark LeClair joins Alan and David for a 2001: A Space Odyssey long-haul. . . . Hello Hell, can you hear me? . . . Smile, you're in the camera (Moon in the Middle, Mirror in the Meddle) . . . Sympathetic Schizophrenia (HAL is other people) . . . and Logik (with a "k")