Gather Around Me
Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith help you make sense of the world.

Hi there, gentle listeners!

It's a Camsmas miracle! Ben and Cam might be on holidays, but they have recorded a few sneaky podcasts to get you through.

This is the first of three Wikipedia random article podcasts (we lie about doing five in this) that we are dropping over the next few weeks. Bon apetit!

Direct download: gatheraroundme2014bonus1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Welcome to Episode 214, recorded on 12/12/14:

Featuring...

  • the news of that day
  • Gastro-chat
  • Gold Coast Confessions
  • Greg Bird's wazzing
  • Soapy Brandis

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Direct download: gatheraroundme214.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:40am EST

Hi there, gentle listeners! Guess what, it's Ep 213 in a series of 1000 podchats with your buds Ben Pobjie & Cam Smith.

In this eppo:

  • Swallowing Flies
  • Wars in the Stars
  • Supermans
  • State Elections
  • Cam, He's A Man Of Confessions

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Direct download: gatheraroundme213.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:03am EST

Hi gentle listeners, welcome to Episode 212 in a series of 1000 podchats with Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith. In this thrilling election week installment:

  • The Sound Of Music
  • Portugese serial killers
  • Affair feedback
  • Ten things dads SHOULDN'T say at their daughter's wedding
  • a bit of election chat I guess

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Direct download: gatheraroundme212.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:15am EST

Welcome to Episode 211 in a series of 1000 podcasts from your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

In this installment, Ben and Cam discuss:

  • Pratfalls
  • The Goldbergs
  • A rousing segment called A Thumbs Up / A Thumbs Down
  • Romper Stomper
  • APEC/G20
  • and more...

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Direct download: gatheraroundme211.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:35am EST

Welcome to Episode 210 of Gather Around Me, with your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

In this issue, Ben and Cam discuss:

  • The evolving Nova Peris thing
  • Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • House Of Cards (spoilers for the original British show)
  • The Whitlam Memorial and Booing
  • The Melbourne Cup
  • STEAMY AFFAIRS
  • Self-Induldgent Behaviour

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Direct download: gatheraroundme210.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:02am EST

Welcome to Episode 209 of Gather Around Me starring Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

In this ep, we discuss all the news of the day:

  • PETROL TAX RISES
  • DANCING WITH THE STARS
  • THE SON OF SAM MURDERS
  • ISIL

And much more! Subscribe on iTunes!

Direct download: gatheraroundme209.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:58am EST

Hi there, welcome to Episode 208 in a series of 1000 podchats with Ben Pobjie & Cam Smith. In this edition we took topics from Twitter. Why not subscribe on iTunes?

The full list of topics discussed is too long for this description, but you can check it out over at gatheraround.me

Thanks to Daniel Lawrence for the lovely song!

Direct download: gatheraroundme208.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:39am EST

Welcome back to Gather Around Me with your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith!

In this ep:

  • The tragedies that have befallen Ben!
  • The greater tragedy that has befallen Cam!
  • Destiny
  • Vegemite Factories
  • A Very Brady Christmas
  • Beauty & The Geek
  • The Bachelor finale and subsequent events!
  • Recurring dreams of our childhoods

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Direct download: gatheraroundme207.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:25am EST

Hi there gentle listeners, it's episode 206 in a series of 1000 from your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

In this episode:

  • Billy Joel
  • Corrections & Clarifications
  • Japanese Spider Crabs & Jellyfish
  • and then... topics from Twitter! including:
  • "@brocklesnitch" - @brocklesnitch
  • "Team Australia" - @paul_mj
  • the Moonee ponds creek - @davebottles
  • "domestic violence vs. the raised "terror" threat." - @railey180
  • "Whether Phil Mickelson & Tiger Woods are over the hill as suggested by world no 1 Rory McIlroy." - @gemichelle
  • "#justice and #spandex" - @therealaltruman
  • "discussion on intersectionality of climate change believers [sp?], terror denialists & my Twitter feed" - @Wendy_Harmer
  • "Routine Infant Circumcision" - @WeAreAustralia
  • "Speaking of Rory, will his ex-fiancee ever win a Grand Slam?" - @gemichelle
  • "If you were Scottish would u vote yes or no?" - @scootie201
  • "The inevitability, or otherwise, of an animal mascot winning this year's AFL flag." - @gemichelle
  • "science: overrated?" - @davebottles
  • "cats or roos?" - @puggle01
  • "secrets, particularly those about mental health" - @no_more_abbot
  • Pandering
  • The upcoming Sister Fanciers album

Enjoy! Tell a friend, acquaintance, or frenemy.

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Direct download: gatheraroundme206.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:58am EST