Tuesday, August 20, 2013

SnoutCast #183: You've Got Nothing To Prove

In which everybody's free to feel good. (Hi Brandi!)

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00:59 - "real geek"
03:05 - that whole "fake geek girl" thing
05:44 - the wide(ish) world of puzzle hunts
07:11 - the wisdom of Larry Hosken
10:20 - a minor gatekeeper problem
13:46 - hints are not shameful
17:30 - "I said 'fuck' like five times, right in front of an elementary school!"
19:01 - the larger philosophical question
24:10 - now go watch The Doubleclicks' music video for "Nothing to Prove"
29:11 - The End

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Music: "Nothing To Prove" by The Doubleclicks plus instrumentals from "Code Monkey" and "You Ruined Everything" by Jonathan Coulton

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lahosken said...

I bet we puzzlehunters could build more awareness if we started a rivalry with some other band of obscure hobbyists. How about munzee players?

I guess we'd have to trash-talk them in cleartext, though, or they wouldn't know what was happening.

CKL said...

Dafuq is munzee? (googles) Okay, fair enough.