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Global Party List ~ Olympics to SXSW – Choogle On #84

In between Winter Olympics and SXSW, Uncle Weed soothes a sore throat on a couch and talks about global parties of note (including Oktoberfest, Mardi Gras, Carnival, etc.), plus extols about the Olympic Outsider podcast, True North Media House, importance and nobility of documentation, SXSW preview and recap of recent trip to Pe Ell to visit Hemp Ed and the Numbskulz.

Crack a tall can for: Global Party List ~ Olympics to SXSW – Choogle On #84 (.mp3, 15:40)

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Singing Goose from Canada’s North – Olympic Outsider #28

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Listen: Singing Goose from Canada’s North – Olympic Outsider #28 (.mp3, 8:40)

At Canada’s Northern House, Dave gets schooled on life in Inuvut NWT by singer Leanne Goose including igloo church, endless days and night, Muktuk and Mukluks plus schools, stores, medical care, shopping at the end of the Dempster highway.

More Singing Goose: http://www.leannegoose.com/

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Legend of Muk Muk with Mr. Mann – Olympic Outsider #27

Give Mr. Mann some muk muk

Listen: Legend of Muk Muk with Mr. Mann – Olympic Outsider #26 (.mp3, 4:20)

At Canada’s Northern House, Dave enjoys Boris Mann’s annotations about the legendary delicacy of muk muk and thoughts about flying Saskatchewanians, neglected cultures, hospitality houses with tasty food and recollections of Torino 2006

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Gold Medal Sunday Morning – Olympic Outsider #26

Gold Medal Sunday Morning
Photo of Dustin Quasar at Gold Medal Hockey game by KK

Listen: Gold Medal Sunday Morning – Olympic Outsider #26 (.mp3, 7:22)

Blurb: On the final official day of the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Dave steps outside during the 2nd intermission of the gold medal men’s hockey game between Canada and USA to recap the previous days and look ahead to the Paralympics with @kk (who also mentions his meeting with figure skater Johnny Weir) and notes about the With Glowing Hearts film project.

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Final Olympic Lap from the Ozone – Olympic Outsider #25

Final Olympic Lap from the Ozone - Olympic Outsider #25 RSS feed Final Olympic Lap from the Ozone - Olympic Outsider #25

Listen: Final Olympic Lap from the Ozone – Olympic Outsider #25 (.mp3, 8:50)

Blurb: From the Richmond Ozone after a stint at the Heineken Holland House, Dave recaps Canada’s huge medal haul with @theWoodduck in between sets by The Dudes and The Stills. Topics include snowboard, speed skating, hockey and beer.

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Oly-nomics & Goodtimes w/ Hammer Bob – Olympic Outsider #24

Oly-nomics & Goodtimes w/ Hammer Bob

Listen: Oly-nomics & Goodtimes w/ Hammer Bob – Olympic Outsider #24 (.mp3, 14:06)

Blurb: On the Seabus, Dave talks with accredited reporter and Olympic veteran Bob “The Hammer” Mackin about narrative around the Games, controversy about costs, ROI, government grandstanding, VANOC’s manner of acting, and sports which blew him away.

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Share the Land and Survive the Slovakians – Olympic Outsider #23

Share the Land and Survive the Slovakians

Listen: Share the Land and Survive the Slovakians – Olympic Outsider #23 (.mp3, 8:31)

Blurb: With scant days remaining, Dave takes a break in the 2nd intermission of Canada vs Slovakia to recap a perfect 24 hours of hockey, perogies, medals, bobsleigh, Burton Cummings, and the great feeling of kindness in the city of Vancouver.

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Festive Bunting and White Tents (lost preview) – Olympic Outsider #22

Festive Bunting and White Tents

Listen: Festive Bunting and White Tents (lost preview) – Olympic Outsider #22

Blurb: Streetside observations before the Olympics started including documentation of street art, city changes, graphic design and hospitality under construction while city workers hang Winter Games flags on street light poles on East Hastings St.

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Interviewed by JMV at Flickr meetup – Olympic Outsider #21

Interviewed by JMV at Flickr meetup

Listen: Interviewed by JMV at Flickr meetup – Olympic Outsider #21 (.mp3, 3:30)

Blurb: Transit and craft enthusiast Jason Vanderhill interviews Dave O at the Flickr/Yahoo meetup at the Mini building in Yaletown and they discuss highlights, hockey, hospitality, Seabus, having a beer in the park and give thanks to Belgians. Photo by Carol Browne.

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Blondes in Viking Helmets etc. – Olympic Outsider #20

Blondes in Viking Helmets etc

Listen: Blondes in Viking Helmets etc. – Olympic Outsider #20 (.mp3, 9:04)

Blurb: An update at the end of Super Sunday from the noisy concourse of Canada Hockey Place in the 2nd intermission of Sweden vs Finland hockey game. Topics include hockey, regrouping, Vancouver’s culture, exhaustion, food and beverages.

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