Let’s Weekend #73 – Blazin’
On this week’s episode of Let’s Weekend: /r/redpill’s founder is revealed to all. The music festival for elite millenials goes very badly. New voice-cloning technology from Lyrebird could bring a personal touch to voice assistants. Plus the Writers Guild of America may strike again. We all remember how that went last time. That and much more, up next!
4/28/2017 Show Notes
- What Are We Up To?
- F: Stormlight Archive, Diablo III, Mythbusters.
- P: Trails in the Sky the 3rd. 🙂 But I can’t discuss it. 🙁
- T: Yoshi’s Wooly World, Civ 6, Kingdom New Lands, more Archer & Doctor Who & Adam Ruins Everything, blazing, walked a 5K, been sick
- B: Persona 5, reading, trolling nazis
- C: NFL Draft, Dear White People, Diablo III, Sky Force, MLB 17
- Brandon’s Random Factoid (LA Riots edition)
- Asshole of the Week: The founder of r/redpill has been found.
- Hero of the Week: New Orleans has begun taking down confederate statues
- FCC Chief Ajit Pai plans to take down Net Neutrality
- House GOP’s latest attempt at AHCA delayed due to immediate budget deadline
- Jimmy Wales reveals WikiTribune, which aims to combat fake news
- Trump’s VOICE hotline for reporting immigrants instead fill with space alien reports
- Lyrebird shows off voice-cloning tech
- Nordstrom selling fake mud jeans for those who like to pretend they do hard work
- Topshop unveils clear plastic jeans
- Plastic-eating caterpillar may lead to enzyme to break down plastic in landfills/ocean
- The Fyre Festival in the Bahamas was a disaster
- A new WGA writer’s strike may be happening soon in Hollywood
- Among other big names, ESPN cuts its hockey staff during NHL playoffs
- New Doritos bag contains built-in music player with GotG Vol 2 soundtrack
- Jeff Goldblum returning as Ian Malcolm for Jurassic World sequel
- Star Wars Episode IX dated for 5/24/19, Indy 5 for 7/10/20
- Fox announced Deadpool 2 and two X-Men spin-off movies for 2018
- Dates announced for the first four Avatar sequels, chances any of them are correct?