Useless Drivel – SHAME!

Useless Drivel Stannis BaratheonEach week, one of the guys here at MITC Productions attempts to bring the listening audience a slightly more than mediocre-in-quality podcast about geekdom and life in general. Meanwhile, the other guy is Robert… or is it the other way around? Either way, join your hosts Matt and Robert this week as they discuss comics, poor life choices, getting ripped off, amazing things that never happen and of course, Game of Thrones. It’s a show full of tomfoolery and shenanigans, brought to you courtesy of the new, unofficial sponsor, Korean Surge Soda! So, relax and be prepared with the WTF’s, because it’s going to get all manner of weird in here on a brand new episode of Useless Drivel – A Podcast Without a Point!

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Useless Drivel – Merry Birthiversary!

Useless Drivel MITC BirthdayHAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US!!!!  That’s right boys and girls, Monkey in the Cage Productions has just turned 3 years old!  So, in order to celebrate this somewhat insignificant landmark in the vast wasteland of the internet, we have brought you, our faithful dozens of listeners, a brand new episode of Useless Drivel.  Sure, we are probably your 14th or 15th choice when it comes to entertainment, but we’re going to keep on keeping on every week, at least until ebola knocks us off the internet.  So, enjoy the Birthiversary festivities with a brand new episode of Useless Drivel – A Podcast Without a Point!

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Episode 104 – Uncaged 17: MITC The Monkey World

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The Monkeys are back in action!  We’ve taken over To-Ag Studios with a vengeance, our crafty minds bent on world domination via podcast!  We weathered the storm of website glitches and return to you, our legions of listeners, in full force.  Join us this week as we talk about whatever we want, political correctness be damned!  Get your mustache installed, butch up on your racist history, and ready yourself for some superhero-like action as you strap in and listen to a brand new episode of Monkey in the Cage!

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Episode 48 – How Entertainment Influences Itself

Do you ever find yourself watching a movie, reading a book, or playing a game and thinking to yourself, “This has happened before”?  Of course, we all have?  But, this form of entertainment deja vu isn’t because you’ve decided to re-watch, re-read, or re-play.  Join us this week as we discuss the phenomenon of entertainment influencing itself, for better or for worse.  From classic literature to classless television, it seems there are no bounds.  Dust off that tome of Shakespeare, spike up that blow-out, and whatever you, don’t feed the Honey Boo Boo as you settle in for a certified original episode of Monkey in the Cage!

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Episode 38 – Metagaming: Player vs. Character Knowledge

Tabletop roleplaying games are all about stepping outside of yourself and wreaking havoc…er… having fun with your friends in fantastic and action packed ways.  But what happens when the geek by day / PC by night saddles up to the gaming table brimming with real-world knowledge and challenges the game, or worse, the other players?  Join us this week as we discuss the oft controversial and absolutely annoying facet of metagaming know as player vs. character knowledge. Butch up those acting skills,  leave the day job in the car, and just live in the (Player Character) moment as you enjoy a brand new* episode of Monkey in the Cage!

*Now with super-awesome better sound quality!  Yay for figuring out technology!

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Episode 18 – Superhero and Superzero Movies

This week, we are joined by George Cordero (@TheRealmCast), editor of The RealmCast and member of the Frank and Sons Collectible Show crew, to discuss our personal picks for best and worst superhero movies.  George brings his wit and extensive movie knowledge to the table as we hash over the good, the bad, and the super ugly that is the world of superhero movies.  So, fire up the Bat Computer, strap on your matching cape and underroos, and tell Alfred to hold all your calls as we plow headlong into this week’s topic like The Blob at a buffet.  Enjoy!

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