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Get Back To 8-bit // 1400-1500 11.02.10

bigo sex disease: you gotta shoot 'em in the head!

The 11th's Get Back To 8-bit was more than a little strange. The most visited by outside forces who came and went as they pleased, so it made for some interesting banter to say the least. A big thanks to Kerry, Ciaran and Ruaraidh for the use of their voiceboxes over the hour. Also, apologies to any girls listening because of our openness of how mental you are. Well. I'm sorry... the boys aren't. Here are the news items from the show... I never did get around to talking about the Google Street view madness I wanted to, so that'll happen later.

Proof that a person's mass and debauched lifestyle can in fact expel every logical thought from the body along with your bowel movements:

If you stop buying crap, they'll stop making crap:“this-is-it”-commemorative-hard-drive/

Such an ingenious method through which to poison us, it would not surprise me if it were the work of disgruntled robots.:

Posted at 21:52, 13th February 2010

re: subcity hosts. would you? i bet you would.

On this week's Get Back To 8-bit, Me and the returning Kerry will discuss what the effin' shit is going on with Google Street View, take the time to examine Michael Jackson's hard drive, delve into the possibilities of the most incredible piece of candy that will murder you and get an enormous rage-on for early contenders in 2010's 'Biggest Waste Of Money' category. In addition, there'll be a playlist of songs celebrating the underdog geeks in their pursuit of unconventional, unrequited and waste of damn time love. Join in on Thursday, 14:00, on or download later in the day.

Posted at 19:59, 10th February 2010

girls only want that john cusack boombox scene.

While my rhythmic circulation muscle might be made of darkest adamantium, I can still acknowledge that sometimes we geeks need to be loved. Because it's especially hard for the most ardent MMORPGers to get that shame and Wotsits stink off and attract a mate, this week's Get Back To 8-bit is dedicated to all those more at ease tugging themselves than tugging heart strings via songs of a supremely nerd-laden style. It's Thursday the 11th February @ 14:00. Do join in.

Posted at 18:02, 9th February 2010


Ana Ng
They Might Be Giants One Little Indian
My Sharona
Polysics Ki/oon
Someone Is Crazy
Jonathan Coulton Creative Commons
Business Time
Flight Of The Conchords Sub Pop
Do You Wanna Date My Avatar?
Felicia Day And The Guild Creative Commons
My Fantastic Plastic Girl
Paul And Storm Bulletproof Artist Management
Clinically Dead
Chad Van Gaalen Sub Pop
Sunlight's On The Other Side
Safety Scissors ~scape
Guggenheim Love
Ookla The Mok Unsigned
All Is Love
Karen O. and the Kids DCG/Interscope

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