Ep9 – We drink Pink Gin and chat with Johnny about dolphins

March 24, 2015

We chat with Johnny Megahan (@johnmegahan) about language, commit message etiquette, and we finally find out what the deal is with Alien's facehuggers.


Ep8 - We drink a Corpse Reviver No. 2 and talk about theme parks

March 17, 2015

We talk about something that's very close to our nerdy, nerdy hearts: theme parks. Oh, and a little bit about Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand, and Dolly Parton.


Ep7 - We drink a Dogpatch and talk about british comedy and emoji

March 3, 2015

In this episode, Michael and I drink a delicious Dogpatch cocktail, and talk about linguistics, text messaging, emoji, and then british vs american humour. Let's go!


Ep6 - We drink a Gimlet and talk with Smith

February 23, 2015

In this episode, Smith joins us and we drink a Gimlet. We talk about world records, living in our apartment, wood tables, we discuss the gender of number. No shit.


Ep5 - We drink a French 75 and talk about The Oscars

February 17, 2015

Charlotte drops by to talk about The Oscars and drink a French 75 with us. We review the movies up for best picture and also talk about Michael's Oscar Pool.


Ep4 - We drink a ruby rocket and we talk space and X-Files

February 13, 2015

Michael makes Hampton a "Ruby Rocket" and then talk a bit about rockets, and a whole lot about the mid-90's TV show, The X-Files.


Ep3 - We have a Last Word and talk about words

February 10, 2015

Hampton and Michael are joined by Orion Montoya. We drink a Last Word and talk about dictionaries, words, and finally learn how to pronounce lexicography.

Show notes:

Orion Montoya: http://twitter.com/mdcclv

Wordset: http://www.wordset.org/

Wordnik: http://www.wordnik.com/

Wordnet: http://wordnet.princeton.edu/

Wiktionary: http://www.wiktionary.org/

Wikipedia: say it three times into a mirror with the lights out

Urban Dictionary: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=michael&defid=3622052

BabelNet: http://babelnet.org/

Nick and Nora glasses: http://babelnet.org/synset?word=nick+and+nora&lang=EN&details=1

Richard Maltby: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Maltby,_Jr. ; puzzles for Harper's subscribers at http://harpers.org/author/richardmaltby/ including Orion's not-mentioned-on-the-show favorite http://harpers.org/archive/1998/02/in-a-sense/

Improving Multi-Modal Representations Using Image Dispersion: Why Less is Sometimes More



Ep2 - We have a Gin Martini and talk about travel some more

February 5, 2015

Due to popular demand, we do a second episode about Travel. Hampton and Michael talk about Gibraltar, gravlax, smokey cocktail bars in Austria, the Berlin wall, and Hampton explains the war of 1812.


Ep1 - We have an Old Fashioned and talk travel

February 3, 2015

In the first episode, Hampton and Michael drink an Old Fashioned while talking about their time traveling. We cover Paris, EasyJet, the Czech language, and we finally settle London vs New York.