020: Apple & Gone Girl

Welcome to our triumphant return! Here in episode 20 we talk about our lack of time and funding to motivate us to recording weekly. But we are recommitted and we’ll call this the start of season 2!

In this episode we each guzzle some sodas. Mike drinks the Reading Draft Blueberry Birch. Phil slurps the new Mountain Dew Lemonade.

We talk about the new toys from Apple and our opinions on the direction Apple is heading. We talk about the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. We also dive into a discussion about the newly announced Apple Watch.

We talk about Destiny for Xbox and the soon to be released Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

Gone Girl

For our movie review this week we review Gone Girl. Phil and Mike strongly agree that Gone Girl deserves a solid 5/5 stars. Two thumbs up. Amazing!

For our final things we drop it down to one item each. Phil loves Gil Scott-Heron’s “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”.

Mike loves Restroom Rater a new iOS app in beta for reviewing restrooms.

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019: Guardians of the Galaxy

In this episode Phil and Mike start with a soda. Some Green River soda. Then we dive right into the movie reviews.

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Phil talks briefly about Hercules and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. But then we get to the good stuff. We start out talking Lucy. Scarlett Johansson is beautiful. We worship her. We both say Lucy is worth watching. Next we talk about the greatest movie so far of 2014. Guardians of the Galaxy. This movie is just plain fun from start to finish. Try to watch this film and not smile and giggle the entire time. So great. Go watch it now. We both loved it and both give it a solid 5/5 stars.

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Favorite Things

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018: Soda, Apes & Ingress

Come on down to Smelly town! We are pleased to offer you episode 18 of the Smellycast with Phil and Mike. In this episode we review some new sody pops. Phil gets his Stevia on and guzzles a Virgil’s Zero Root Beer giving it a 4/5 stars on the diet soda scale. Meanwhilst Mike gargles a Jackson Hole Soda Snake River Sarsaparilla and gives it a 3½/5.

Nextly we speak some stats infos for maybe a little too long but we don’t cur and you know you lub it.

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For the movie reviews we discuss the 2011 smash Rise of the Planet of the Apes and the 2014 spank Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. We dig these movies and you should too.

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Lastly we forgo talking about our favorite new things to talk about Ingress. For those of you that don’t know what Ingress is, it is a game, maybe, maybe its something more? Maybe its a secret cult that tracks everything we do and manipulates humankind? Maybe. Maybe not? Anyways you should go and download it and start playing. And you better join the Resistance because if you don’t Phil will most likely never talk to you again. You’ve been warned. You can download it on your Andrids or Ifins. Feel free to contact us in com if you have any q’s. Mike is @Scatolax and Phil is @TheyCallMePhil. Or there is always Facebook or Twitter.

For those of you that signed up and are looking for the Intel map we talked about you can check it out by going to https://www.ingress.com/intel

017: Game of Transformers

We are proud to present episode 17 of Smellycast! In this episode we review some sodas. Phil reviews AriZona Beverages’ Soda Shaq and Mike reviews Fentimans Cherrytree Cola. For our video games segment we talk about Watchdogs and Grand Theft Auto V being rereleased for Playstation 4 and Xbox One. Yay!

Television takes up a good chunk of this episode. We talk about our excitement about having Suits back as well as the incredible Game of Thrones season finale. Amazing!

For movie reviews this week we review the Transformers franchise. Phil and I both agree that we like them in the following order

  1. Transformers
  2. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
  3. Transformers: Dark of the Moon
  4. Transformers: Age of Extinction 

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For our favorite things we both have some amazing things to share. Here are Mike’s favorite things.

  1. 4th of July
  2. Loot Crate is a epic monthly subscription box for geeks and gamers for under $20.
  3. Audi S4

Phil’s favorite things are

  1. Crucial.com – For DRAM and solid state drives
  2. BBQ Grills
  3. Dave Ramsey

Tune in next week for an awesome movie review and more fun with Phil and Mike. Stink on Smellybellies!

 

016: Minority Tomorrow

Writing these summaries is hard! Its a lot of work and I’m pretty sure that no one reads them. But thats okay. It’s important to keep a record. In this episode we talk about Lake Powell, awesome vacation opportunities, Tom Cruise, Minority Report and Edge of Tomorrow. We also discuss our favorite things. Enjoy the list of links below. Smell ya later!

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Favorite Things

Phil

  1. Piktochart – Piktochart is an easy infographic design app that requires very little effort to produce beautiful, high quality graphics.
  2. Drive 80 Studios – Struggling to stand apart from your competition? Drive 80 Studios can fix that with animation.
  3. AppSumo.com – Wantrepreneurs try to start businesses that are “OMG THIS IDEA IS SOO GOOD!!” … and never end up accomplishing anything.

Mike

  1. Winder Dairy
  2. Incase – ICON Slim Pack
  3. Fantasmic!

015: Smellytour 2014 & Movie Madness

We are back up and running. In this episode you will hear of the full description of the 2014 Smellytour in California as well as movie madness! We review four movies currently in theaters. As always you will get your fix of our soda reviews as well as our favorite things. Listen on long ones!

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Favorite Things

Mike

  1. Park Starz Vinylmations
  2. Incense
  3. Toxic Waste sour candy

Phil

  1. The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life by Timothy Ferriss
  2. Venmo
  3. Hot Air Balloon Ride Groupon

014: Back to the Baja Blast

So… I’m sorry to all your heavy duty listeners. This got posted a little late. In this episode we review the MacFuddy Pepper Elixer. We also review the Back to the Future trilogy! Come on people we love these films with all their hearts and if you don’t like them then you don’t deserve to listen to this podcast. . These are some of the greatest films of all time. We talk stats and earnings for the films as well as what makes them so special to us. After movies we talk about our favorite new things. Phil and Mike both love the Mountain Dew Baja Blast. Mike loves the Bebot – Robot Synth app, Ali G: Rezurection, and his new piano. Phil is loving on Sonic’s Peanut Butter Caramel Pie Shake, the new Xbox One update and Bob’s Burgers. Boo yakasha!

013: Spider-Man

Check it geezers! Here we drop another episode of Smellycast. Lucky number 13. Check it out. We talk some Ginger Beer, Phil’s got another Frostop he be poppin. Mike gives a trip report on his most recent trip to Disneyland. We talk about how much we love/hate all the Spider-Man films and review The Amazing Spider-Man and of course The Amazing Spider-Man 2. We also talk about our favorite things. Check out that list in the notes below.

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Mike’s Favorite Things

Phil’s Favorite Things

Nikki’s Favorite Things

012: Tron

In this mini-cast we discuss and review Tron and Tron: Legacy. We owe inspiration for this episode to our great friend Brock Westover who asked us to talk about these fine films on Twitter. Sir Todd Altom also asked us We also talk about our favorite movie so far of 2014 and what movies we are looking forward to. Join us!

 

Star Wars fans pore over images of possible film set in the desert 

Thank you to everyone who participates on Twitter and Facebook.

011: Transcendence

Here in episode 11 we start off with some sody pops. Mike drank an incredible Sprecher Ravin’ Red gourmet soda while Phil sipped a Frostop Vanilla Carmel Creme Soda.

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We discuss Game of Thrones (5:50-12:20), How I Met Your Mother (12:50-17:00) and House of Cards. Hear us review I, Robot and Transcendence (27:00-41:38). Phil gives Transcendence 3.5/5 stars, Mike gives it 2.5/5 stars.

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Next the two beastly men talk about their favorite things. Check these out!

And here are Phil’s stupid information about bionics, singularity and AI and all the proof that Mike is an idiot for thinking we are so far away from achieving this.

The Scientist – Manipulating Mouse Memory