Casual Friday talking college football, cable TV, rice cookers and education with Denny – WFNY Podcast – 2013-08-30

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WFNY Podcast LogoThe Casual Friday podcast continues for another week as Denny and I talked about sports for once. Doesn’t usually happen on the pods with Denny, but when college football starts and Denny has to deal with cutting the cable cord, there’s definitely something worth exploring. Sports is one of the last true impediments to severing ties with a cable or satellite provider.

  • Bulleit Rye Whiskey for Denny and decaf for Craig
  • Watching a high school soccer game with my son
  • Are any of the high school parents at games drunk?
  • Doing calisthenics with Ben before bed
  • Am I too old for 162 games of MLB baseball?
  • MLB app for baseball fans
  • MLB data centers for hosting video and cutting it up
  • Watching highlights on the MLB app could be a replacement for actually watching the game
  • Paychecks breed responsibility
  • The start of college football for Denny cutting the cord to TV
  • Apple TV ESPN not available for non-cable subscribers
  • Illegal streaming of sports broadcasts
  • Watching EPL games on the notebook
  • The SEC vs. the Big Ten
  • Backing up a brand like they’re a member of your family
  • ESPN hate and the SEC
  • Hiring Darren Rovell and whether you can cast an ESPN shadow on every employee
  • Getting creeped out by high school player ranking services
  • Rice cookers
  • Could you go without a microwave?
  • Brown rice vs. Jasmine rice
  • What do you generally use to cook the most?
  • Copper pots vs. stainless steel pots
  • Interning at a butcher
  • Starting a program that lets you intern for trades you’d like to learn
  • Does the modern world still value education?

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