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The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 210–Ode To Henno!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 210–Ode To Henno!

The HOBI gang is back in the BOB Studios with a brand new original episode and even Dr. Bednar stops by! The guys are excited to be back after their long holiday break and talking about the hurricane snow on the East Coast and their survival rate after being teleport to a fictional universe.  Jeff explains the difficulty and fun in playing the legacy game Charterstone, Jason tries to fake some feeling towards Marvin Lewis and the Bengals while Blake is conflicted about caring about the X-Files anymore! The guys discuss the latest renewals and cancellations in television, debate if anyone cares about True Detective anymore and list their Top 5 Favorite Pop Culture Events in 2018!  The HOBI gang is also spreading love to Henno as he sent an impressive mixer to the crew so now HOBI sounds even better! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 209–Guests of HOBI Past!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 209–Guests of HOBI Past!

Are you new to HOBI and the crew or do you just love our guests more than you love Blake, Jeff and Jason?  Well then this is the episode catch up on and ring in the new year! The guys reminisce about all their great guests in the past year or two including Sean and Ian from Pittsburgh Nerd, Matthew aka Daddy Waffle, Dev the Sigh Guy, Neil from Dark Angels and Pretty Feet and more!  The guys even learn how to run a comic book store from the good chaps at the Salty Language Podcast!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast–Ep. 209: The Floppy Awards

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast–Ep. 209: The Floppy Awards

It’s the annual 2017 HOBI Floppy Awards episode as we present the best and worst in pop culture! The guys are joined by an esteemed roundtable of guests and their podcast buddies as they present the winners for Idahoian of the Year, Worst New Television Show and many more.  Will Riverdale sneak in and shock the world as Best Comic Book Themed Show or will Gotham somehow win for a fourth time?  Join HOBI as Henno, 365 Flicks Podcast, Green Up Podcast, Who the What Now, Salty Language and many more end 2017 with a bang!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 206–Jurassic Park of the Caribbean!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 206–Jurassic Park of the Caribbean!

HOBI is at full strength this week as they are preparing for the holidays and Blake finally defeated the plague! The guys are getting excited for The Last Jedi, well at least one of them is, Jeff doesn’t condone the Watchmen in the DC Universe, and Blake explains the plot to Jurassic Park Fallen Kingdom.  Director Dom Lenoir and actor Matt Hookings stop by to talk their new film, Winter Ridge, and Jason warns them of the plague Kevin Can Wait!  The guys debate how bad Ferdinand looks and list their Top 5 Films They Are Most Excited to see in 2018!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 204: Peter Dinklage of Pez!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 204: Peter Dinklage of Pez!

Episode 204 is here! The HOBI Gang has a full studio this week as Jeff’s brother, Jim, sits in with the crew and Number One Fan Doug joins them as well! The gang talks worst Disney characters, the Brits getting an American princess, and Blake suffers through a Browns game in person. Jason discusses yelling at obstacles on Black Friday, Blake gets mad at a major death in the upcoming X-Men Dark Phoenix film, and no one cares about a new Dune film! Doug explains the short that isn’t a short, Olaf’s Frozen Adventure and they all list their Top 5 Favorite Anti-Heroes in Film! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo. Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 203–Jesus Goes to War!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 203–Jesus Goes to War!

Jeanie, formerly of the Salty Language Podcast, joins HOBI to talk her disdain of Riverdale, her love of Toledo and what’s it like to be married to a bearded adonis!  Jason is intrigued by Amazon’s adaptation of The Boys, Jeff, thanks to a great fan, got a Playstation 4 and Jeanie gives her recommendation for Thanksgiving week fun.  The gang find out they have enough pull in the industry to make EA change their payment system on Star Wars Battlefront Two, well in theory, and Jim starts his binge watching of Wynonna Earp!  The crew list their Top 5 Inaction Films, which is left up to a wide range of interpretation and Bryan from Salty Language helps make the Bad Idea of the Week! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 202: With Apologies, Wynonna Earpers!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 202: With Apologies, Wynonna Earpers!

This HOBI podcast episode is chock full of amazing geek news as the guys are debating Lord of the Rings on Amazon,Apple entering the original content market and even try to figure out the joy of Wynonna Earp! A brand new segment is introduced, Boardroom, and killed in one episode as the gang tries to figure out what to do with the new Star Wars trilogy and Jeff’s brother Jim admits to being the producer of Daddy’s Home 2.  Blake and Jason are ticked off at the amount that Star Wars: Battlefront 2 will actually cost and the gang wraps up the show with their Top 5 Favorite Action Films, courtesy of Dev! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 201: The 100: Battle of Thermos!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 201: The 100: Battle of Thermos!

The HOBI Gang is in the studio and getting back into their normal routine by debating Brian Michael Bendis leaving Marvel for DC, Kevin James starring in House of Cards and a review of Blade Runner 2049!  Blake is worried about the Lord of the Rings coming to television, Jason still despises Kevin Spacey, and Jeff receives a special package from his admirer, Nick Albright! Jason debates his feelings for Thor: Ragnarok, debate the Battle of Thermos and talk their Top 5 Television Shows That Everyone Should Be Watching!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 200–Gopher Farmer and Bacon-Meister!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 200–Gopher Farmer and Bacon-Meister!

It’s Episode 200 and the HOBI Gang is back in the studio and celebrating! The guys are giddy after not seeing each other for a few weeks and are catching up with the Walking Dead, Stranger Things 2, and the Orville!  The guys bring back a few old segments to honor their 200th episode, make a tribute to Number 1 Fan Doug, and find out if Blake is a robot or not!  Blake tries to explain the time paradox in the Terminator franchise, Jason is rusty at impressions and Jeff sets the rules for Pittsburgh fans.  New Zealand’s own Nikki picks the guys Top 5 lists this week as Jeff is impressed with the Mountain, Jason loves a singer and a dancer and Blake loves some soccer!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 199–Jeff Glacier!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 199–Jeff Glacier!

It’s HOBI’s last episode recorded at the 2017 Cincinnati Comic Expo! The guys welcome Jeff’s brother, Jim, back on the stage and talk old school WCW wrestling including the amazing Glacier! The gang wonders if the Rolling Stone magazine is pointless and are still impressed with the cosplay at the Expo. Much to Number One Fan Doug’s happiness, the gang discuss Rotten Tomatoes ranking of all Disney Animated films, while Jason still can’t understand the appeal of Beauty and the Beast. The guys get dark by redrafting the Walking Dead’s roundtable for Negan and list their Top 5 Wrestlers that Never Won a World Championship! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo! Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 198–What’s in the Box??

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 198–What’s in the Box??

The full HOBI gang is here this week to talk all things geeky including the recasting Riverdale with the cast of Kevin James shows, hanging out with podcast buddies in Cincinnati and still trying to figure out the best doughnut in the land!  The guys are even joined by Dev from the Shot of History podcast to talk Game of Thrones, Dungeons and Dragons and the joy people get from being an elf or even a dungeon master. Jeff’s brother takes one for the team and buys a mystery box and the guys find a lot of trinkets, um treasure, in the box gold box! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

031: Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge – The Runaway Franchise Podcast

031: Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge – The Runaway Franchise Podcast

This week, the Franchisees are plagued by technical errors. The podcast recorder decided to have a “data write error” (OR MAYBE IT WAS FREDDY HAUNTING OUR PODCAST). We hit the back of the box, and jump right into the lobby. Don’t worry, you still get all of our discussion of the best and worst parts of this wonderful film.

This week in the lobby:

Tom has a cool web store! Snag some of his original designs (HORROR SCIFI) at:

http://society6.com/tenapolitano

Show Notes:

Budget Meryl Streep – http://www.famousfix.com/post/kim-myers-32882449

“The Nightmare Behind the Gayest Horror Movie Made” – https://www.buzzfeed.com/louispeitzman/the-nightmare-behind-the-gayest-horror-film-ever-made?utm_term=.stAkbdRgY#.pv5GPVv36

Dogs with people faces! – https://goo.gl/images/oQqYHm

BIRD ATTACK! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFZRlGnseRU 

“Pushing the envelope” (really boring) – https://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/push-the-envelope.html

Check out http://runawayfranchise.com for more fun things!

The Runaway Franchisees are:

Dom Delledera (http://domsfunandgames.com)
Ed Jelley (http://edjelley.com)
Tom Napolitano (http://tomnapolitano.com)

Home page (https://runawayfranchise.com)

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 197–So I Bought a Llama!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 197–So I Bought a Llama!

This is it, the llama story episode!  So you think HOBI can’t reach a new low? Well be prepared as Scab Jeff raises, or lowers, the bar on empathy.  The guys debate the greatest combination of the Four Horsemen, sorry Paul Roma, and are curious how Star Trek might possibly sue the Orville.  The gang tries to figure out the purpose of the new film The Foreigner, if apple fritters are considered breakfast food and guest Jim teases the big box reveal! This episode is filled with guests from 365 Flicks Podcast, Jeff’s brother Jim, Number One Fan Doug, and Scab Jeff!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 196–Overly Carroted!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 196–Overly Carroted!

The HOBI Gang welcomes more guests on this week’s episode, including the chaps from 365 Flicks Podcast, Number One Fan Doug, and even Scab Jeff! Jason is amazed by the power of the Insane Clown Posse and marching on Washington while the two Jeffs debate if Guillermo Del Toro could have made a good Dr. Strange film.  The guys tease a Blake appearance and play some more trivia with fans from the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  The guys decide they rather have a live action My Little Pony film than an animated version and Scab Jeff begins his descent in madness at the Expo!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 194–Close All the Vents!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 194–Close All the Vents!

The HOBI Gang is excited this week and gearing up for their Expo appearance by inviting Number One Fan Doug into the studio! Blake teaches everyone the value of closing air vents, Doug is rooting for James Cameron and Jason fears text messages!  The guys are still undecided on the Orville but can all agree that Jor-El should never be resurrected in comic books.  Jason is still optimistic about Star Trek Discovery while Jeff is hopeful about the LEGO Ninjago Movie and Blake despises Jason’s pick of Top Five Favorite Music Videos!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

The HOBI Gang is preparing for the Expo in two weeks but they still have time to debate the premiere of the Orville, send some love to Kristen Bell and discuss the newest Madden video game! The guys are impressed with the success of It, the lack of success with the Dark Universe and the lack of good films for next week.  Blake is curious about the reboot of the Greatest American Hero while Jason and Jeff are happy about guesting on the 365 Flicks Podcast!  The gang talk their Top Five Favorite Films About Vacation and agree on the Bad Idea of the Week! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

The HOBI Gang is without a guest this week but still provide the fun by mocking Jason watching Boss Baby and Blake having all his Preacher episodes erased!  The guys also talk Mutt not returning to the Indiana Jones series, the appeal of Dune and which Star Wars character is the worst.  The gang talk if any excitement exists for the all female Lord of the Flies movie, the upcoming season of True Detective and why the Summer box office fell apart!  The guys debate the Top 5 Evil Organizations in Film and all agree on the ranking of their Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to us!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

The HOBI Gang, well two of them, are pumped to review the season finale of Game of Thrones while Jason feigns interest in dragons. Scab Jeff stops by to talk Riverdale, Jeff answers a much better question from his favorite fan and Blake thanks everyone for supporting the Bowling for the Brave Charity event!  The guys talk the disastrous box office, the revival of the Muppets, and try to figure out the viewing habits of Netflix users!  The gang list their Top 5 Favorite Television Shows and Movies That Take Place in School while Scab Jeff is the focus of the Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!