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Hobo Radio 63 – Dude, where’s my car?

Introduction Death wishes What happened to Lars’ car? Contractually obligated Batman discussion “The Perfect Woman” by Bo Burnham Week 63 Spotlight: Dude, where’s my car? When Ashton Kutcher and Seann William Scott’s car went missing, it was the beginning of a wacky and unpredictable journey involving aliens

Hobo Radio 62 – Do you believe in magic?

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion David Blaine and the sad state of magic “Basis of everything” by Delorentos Week 62 Spotlight: Do you believe in magic? In his latest publicity stunt, David Blaine suspended himself upside down for 60 hours, then did a “dive of death” in

Hobo Radio 61 – International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion Interview with Cap’n Slappy “I’m a Pirate” by The Pirate Guys Week 61 Spotlight: International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Most days you are trapped in your boring office job, forced to joylessly fill out TPS reports inside your tiny cubicle. But

Hobo Radio 60 – Armageddon office pool

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion The Large Hadron Collider Armageddon office pool “Haunted” by Tell-Tale Heartbreakers Week 60 Spotlight: Armageddon office pool. Earlier this week, international scientists successful launced the Large Hadron Collider, a particle-smashing machine that may unlock the mysteries of the universe. Or, it may

Hobo Radio 59 – In a world without Don LaFontaine

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion A tribute to Don LaFontaine TV shows “Just Walk Away” by Trading Voices Week 59 Spotlight: In a world without Don LaFontaine. Don LaFontaine, the King of Voiceovers and the man who coined the phrase “In a world,” which is used to

Hobo Radio 58 – Phelps phans

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion Michael Phelps The new HoboTrashcan.com “Le Spinner” by Isabelle Antena Week 58 Spotlight: Phelps phans. Michael Phelps captured America’s attention with his record-setting performance at this year’s Olympics. He will soon return home to Baltimore, where parades will be held in his

Hobo Radio 57 – Sax appeal

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion LeRoi Moore of Dave Matthews Band Saxophones, Metallica and Denzel Washington “Wo bist du?” by Trinchen Week 57 Spotlight: Sax appeal. LeRoi Moore, the talented saxophonist for Dave Matthews Band, died this past week due to complications from an ATV accident. He

Hobo Radio 56 – More like Star “Bores”

Introduction Contractually obligated Batman discussion Lars has a question George Lucas’ evil plan “Writing Letters” by Kids Can’t Fly Week 56 Spotlight: More like Star Bores. On May 19, 1999, Joel Murphy, Lars, and countless other Star Wars fans flocked to the theaters to see Star Wars:

Hobo Radio 55 – Making the world a better place

Introduction Follow up from last week Contractually obligated Batman discussion Road rage Movie theater etiquette Reno 911‘s Cedric Yarbrough “Superman” by Peggy Sue Week 55 Spotlight: Making the world a better place. If nothing else, every week on the Hobo Radio podcast, Joel Murphy and Lars seek

Hobo Radio 54 – The end of staycations

Introduction Batman villains Pizza tracking The end of staycations “Thumbmasta” by Codi Jordan Week 54 Spotlight: The end of staycations. Alexander Hamilton once said, “Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.” This week, in honor of the man on the 10 dollar bill, Joel Murphy makes