The Blindboy Podcast

Hosted by Blindboy, of the Rubberbandits. An eclectic podcast containing short fiction, interviews and comedy. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h13m. Bisher sind 255 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 15 hours 15 minutes

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episode 235: Fenian Sandwich Sectarian Carrot


How the Subway sandwich traces its roots to 19th century physical force Irish republicanism, and the sectarian history of domesticated carrots


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 2022-03-23  54m
 
 

episode 234: Avocado Salt Bae and the Legend of St. Patricks Hole


St.Patricks day episode. Boiling hot takes about the Irish cultural footprint. Exploring why Salt Bae speaks English with a Limerick accent. And unearthing the legend of st patricks hole where Pilgrims have seen Purgatory for a thousand years


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 2022-03-16  57m
 
 

episode 233: Talking to a psychologist about Creativity


Prof Anna Abraham is a psychologist and neuroscientist who studies creativity and the human imagination. We chat about everything from creative flow, to the Beatles to Neurodiversity. We sat down as part of Creative Brain Week


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 2022-03-09  1h40m
 
 

episode 232: A mental health plan for when the News is overwhelming


How I manage feelings of anxiety and depression when the News cycle gets me down. So that I can have compassion, empathy and be functional, while still keeping informed and caring about world events.


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 2022-03-02  1h12m
 
 

episode 231: A theory about the colour Grey


A Hot Take about the colour grey that delves into the history of offices, renaissance paintings and 2000 year old monasteries


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 2022-02-23  1h1m
 
 

episode 230: What is Mindfulness? With Dermot Whelan


Dermot Whelan is a comedian, presenter, and certified teacher in mindfulness and meditation. During this chat we have serious craic and speak about how mindfulness and meditation has changed both of our lives for the better.


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 2022-02-16  1h54m
 
 

episode 22: The Styrofoam Shepherd


Barefoot accountant update. The story of a Chilean Book which was a Marxist critique of Donald Duck, an attempt to create a socialist internet in 1971 and the CIA backed fascist coup that ended it all


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 2022-02-09  1h3m
 
 

episode 228: The Barefoot Accountant


Hot Take Episode Last week there was a standoff between Irish Fishermen and The Russian Navy. I draw a connection between this and a proposed plan to breed cats that glow in the dark around Nuclear Waste, as a warning to future humans.


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 2022-02-02  1h22m
 
 

episode 227: The Psychology of Aesops Fables


A hot take about Aesops fables and what they say about the human condition


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 2022-01-26  1h17m
 
 

episode 226: Stories for Geriatric Millennials


I speak about what life was like before the internet


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 2022-01-19  1h12m