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info_outline Episode 09 - "Energy" 11/13/2019
Episode 09 - "Energy" The cold weather is here and so is episode 09. After the 3-day weekend, there is a lot of topics to cover. 00:18 - Arctic weather update and why staying out late on Sunday is never a good idea. 01:49 - Popeyes Chicken Sandwich attempt. It was good but needs work. 03:48 - CFB Playoffs and Shiv breaks down the updated playoff scenarios. 06:36 - Chase Young and James Wiseman - The NCAA is up to its antics again. 11:04 - Astros stealing signs. Just another reason why you should hate them. 13:32 - Epstein didn't kill himself. 15:42 - The Devil Next Door, Mr. Robot, and why Curb coming back is the best news of the day. 17:45 - Disney+ launching and a breakdown of costs for streaming services. Also a breakdown of how you can get a lot of services for free. 24:15 - Fantasy playoffs - why you should keep to yourself. No one cares. 29:04 - IG is TAKING AWAY LIKES. What does this mean for SZN, business, and the frequency of posts? 36:01 - 'Edible Gate' and Dion Waiters. How not to 'KO' yourself. 38:39 - Drake got boo'd off stage. Why 'cancel culture' and your opinion both suck. 42:43 - Feature Friday update. Use the cuffing season playlist to your advantage and a Lil Wayne career breakdown before we launch his playlist this Friday. 47:21 - Take care of yourself this time of year. Exercise, eat well, stay warm, and talk to us if you need someone to chat with.
info_outline Episode 08 - "Letdown" 11/07/2019
Episode 08 - "Letdown" Cold weather is here and so is episode 8. Shiv is back from his friend's bachelor party to talk with Nolan about a wide variety of topics from the past week. IG - @Trashtakes Twitter - @trashtakespod 00:10 - Denver is now to be called 'MENver' - a quick recap on Shiv's bachelor party weekend. 06:42 - Baker and the Browns - you are now a meme. That is not a good thing. 09:42 - Quick College Football Playoff breakdown, baseball is over, and the NBA is rolling along. 14:00 - Weekly TV and movie update - Power is off for two months, why you should read show recaps and 'The Irishman' is shaping up to be the movie of the year. 22:53 - Quick political update - Impeachment, the election, and who may win come November. 25:45 - Music Update - Why 2019 has been a letdown, but our playlists have not. Quick GOAT discussion, and the current state of rap concerts. 34:04: How long should you stay in Vegas?, and which is worse Papa John's pizza or Papa John himself. 36:43 - Can a podcast be a book? Also - true crime stories and why they grip us the way they do. Free Brendan Dassey. 44:16 - CFB Playoffs - An in-depth breakdown with Shiv. 50:50 - Nolan is making his own Popeye's chicken sandwich and everyone is invited. Thank you for listening, don't forget to subscribe and rate!
info_outline Episode 07 - "Hype" 10/30/2019
Episode 07 - "Hype" Too much hype going on right now. The guys sit down to talk about all the things that took place this past week and what to look forward to as we head into daylight savings time. IG - @trashtakes Twitter - @TrashTakesPod 02:43 - NCAA. Will players finally get some compensation? Is NCAA Football back for EA Sports? What we know and don't know. 10:12 - Kanye album update - What is it. What it isn't. And his relationship with politics. 21:58 - Trump, baseball, and breasts. What a weird day at the ballpark. 26:38 - Popeyes, Chick-Fila-A, and the beginning of our chicken power rankings. Plus - late night food do's and don'ts 33:51 - Daylight savings, SAD, and winter vs. wildfires. 37:08 - Quick TV Update, why you should watch Mr. Robot, and why streaming services are getting out of control. 44:39 - Best game 7 in sports? 46:32 - A preview of what is coming up, Ft. Friday update, and why no one is giving your kid edibles.
info_outline Episode 06 - "Sauced" 10/23/2019
Episode 06 - "Sauced" The gentlemen are back to their regularly scheduled program with another recap of the week. IG - @trashtakes Twitter - @trashtakespod 02:59 - Spoiler update - The feedback, the polls, and making a ruling on how long one should wait before 'spoiling' a show or movie. 05:33 - Taking it easy on the weekend? Taking it easy during the week? Let's all just have a good time. 09:23 - TV Update - Should you 'watch' Watchmen? What else is on the horizon? 12:29 - Tom Brady's last year? And why it doesn't matter who the CEO is, Under Armour will always suck. 17:07 - Why everyone should be a Nationals fan this World Series. 22:00 - How the Trump 'lynching' tweet is just another way of pandering to his base. 24:40 - What to expect from TrashTakes on Politics every week. 26:00 - Fantasy Update - We know no one cares, but stop blaming us for your team. 29:36 - Is Kanye dropping his album Friday? We know we are dropping an old Kanye FT FRIDAY playing with @DJBredi. 32:16 - MJ was clearly sauced up when he was talking about Steph Curry, and why he needed to put down the tequila. 35:42 - El Camino and Aaron Paul. That's it. 37:50 - Escort $ZN - Sugar Daddies, Sugar Babies, and how to spot a transaction going down. 45:10 - Vaping update + Marijuana. Why you should be worried.
info_outline NBA Preview Podcast 10/21/2019
NBA Preview Podcast Shiv and Nolan bring on special guest, Cris Diedalis, to breakdown and make predictions on the upcoming NBA season. - What are we most looking forward to this year? - Eastern, Western, and NBA Champions - Who is taking home the MVP crown? - Scoring champ this year? Will Steph with no KD put up 35+? - Last teams to make the playoffs? - ROY - with Zion being out early, are you taking someone else? - COY, DPOY, 6th man - Most exciting teams to watch on League Pass this year and why you should buy and share league pass with your friends - and much, much more....
info_outline Episode 05 - "Misinformed" 10/16/2019
Episode 05 - "Misinformed" This week's topics cover a wide range of people who are "misinformed". Tune in as the guys try and help guide them back on the path. IG - @TrashTakes Twitter - @trashtakespod Listen and if you like what you hear, follow, subscribe, and rate. Thank you! 02:52 - LeBron James, China, and the NBA. This is a mess and LeBron's first big misstep of his career. 11:26 - Dem Debates - Who is now the favorite and why the debate style is trash. 14:22 - A quick update on Trump, Turkey, and Syria. What is Russia's role in all of this? 17:04 - NFL refs are an atrocity and why MLB needs to make changes if it plans on being sustainable. 21:52 - NBA tease - Zion is a problem - Preview pod coming? 24:30 - Ratio update from last week + why IG for dogs is/is not a good idea. 29:19 - Is a dog a good investment for a single guy? 31:40 - Group Chat etiquette. Ghosts, Jokes, and unwritten rules we all should be following. 37:08 - HUGE TV update. When you should 'spoil', and a look ahead to the next few weeks of the podcast.
info_outline Episode 04 - "Awareness" 10/09/2019
Episode 04 - "Awareness" Shiv and Nolan go back and forth with last week's news and how being 'Aware' or lack thereof can be a good and bad thing. IG - @TrashTakes Twitter - @TrashTakesPod 01:14 - Weekend sports update ft. the Cleveland Browns, Bosa, Baker, and CTE. 07:40 - Smoking marijuana before games. Everyone does it...why haven't the rules been changed? 09:22 - China, the NBA, Daryl Morey, and South Park. What is your price on integrity? 18:30 - Weekly political update. What withdrawing our support of the Kurds means for ISIS and a quick impeachment update. 22:54 - The Penn State letter. Is it really almost the year 2020? 27:37 - IG follower ratios, the 'activity' page, and when you know the girl you're talking to is 'so far gone'. 35:07 - Cuffing SZN, STD SZN, and Flu SZN. 36:40 - Patient zero, sick time, and common courtesy. 43:24 - Ft. Friday update, quick NBA update, music update, and looking ahead to the 4th quarter of the year. Be sure to subscribe on Apple, Spotify, Google, or wherever you listen. Follow us on social media. Twitter - TrashTakesPod Instagram - TrashTakes
info_outline Episode 03 - "Money" 10/02/2019
Episode 03 - "Money" Money in sports....Money in Politics....Money everywhere. The guys discuss the influence Money had this past week in the news. 01:04 - Quick music update ft. Travis, DaBaby and what to possibly expect between now and year-end. 02:40 - Is Kanye a clown? 07:24 - Trump Impeachment update - A quick guide on what is going on and what is coming. 14:09 - Border War - A book release. Our suggestion on a fall read. 16:24 - Democratic Party update + here comes the ads... 20:04 - Mattress Mack and quite possibly the largest sports bet in history. 25:33 - Vontaze Burfict - Fines, foolishness, and CTE. 28:48 - NCAA and the 'Fair Pay to Play' act. What does this mean for the future of collegiate sports? 37:34 - Will we please just legalize marijuana and sports betting? 43:09 - Shaq vs. Dame - A music beef where everybody wins 46:58 - 'Trash Take of the Week' - 'Cries for Help' - You will want to listen to this.
info_outline Episode 02 - "Stupid" 09/25/2019
Episode 02 - "Stupid" The guys discuss some breaking topics as well as all the 'stupid' things that occurred during the past week. If you like what you hear, please hit subscribe button on whatever platform you are listening on. IG - @trashtakes Twitter - @trashtakespod 00:35 - Trump Impeachment - a breakdown 09:04 - Greta Thunberg - who is this young girl making headlines? 10:05 - Roger Ailes, Fox News, and the biased media 12:33 - Quick TV update - Succession, Snowfall, and GoT 16:55 - Music Update - Are we finally due a Kanye album? DaBaby set to release his first solo album, and a quick year in review. 18:56 - How do you lose your phone and survive, a weekend recap, and the disappointment that is the Cleveland Brown thus far. 25:15 - Whiteclaw and the Seltzer phenomenon 28:00 - Apple apology 29:30 - BBB - can a brand fail if no one ever wore it in the first place? + looking at the brothers who make up the brand 34:54 - Tebow is still a clown 36:47 - So is AB 38:39 - 6ix9ine getting his tattoos removed + witness protection updates 41:11 - Dudes and DM's - come on guys 42:02 - "Trash Take of the Week" - Michigan still sucks...this time even worse than normal.
info_outline Episode 01 - "Attention" 09/18/2019
Episode 01 - "Attention" Shiv and Nolan discuss topics from the past week and dig deep into why everyone is always seeking attention. 00:37 - Apple product release and phone addiction 07:12 - Trump and Mariano Rivera 09:02 - Democratic party may be in trouble 16:07 - Antonio Brown and baby mamas 20:04 - Tom Brady aka Benjamin Button 23:30 - Tekashi 6ix9ine 29:20 - Trump and blurred lines 30:08 - Jay-Z, Kaep and NFL QB's 35:10 - No one cares about your fantasy football team 41:04 - Vaping Update