Gather Around Me
Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith help you make sense of the world.
Episode 24: Knives Save Lives

Episode 24 in a series of 1000 Podchats by Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

Warning, may contain traces of:

  1. The Man of 1000 Voices
  2. Masterchef
  3. Haircuts
  4. Melbourne Talk Radio
  5. Carl Williams, The Man With Two Brains
  6. A Banana Argument
  7. Knives Scar Lives
  8. Albert Jacka, not just a gay shag rat
  9. Smuftis, both suave and swift
Direct download: gatheraroundme24.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:49am EDT

Hung Parliaments

This week's podcast will be an extra-special affair, kiddies, and requires much mental preparation. As a result, it will be late.

In the meanstimes, here is an exclusive interview with Gunns CEO John Gay from the end of March.

Direct download: johngaycast.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:38pm EDT

Episode 23: Sisterhood of the Travelling Wolf

Episode 23 in a series of 1000 Fireside Podchats with your hosts Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

Warning, may contain traces of:


  • Fidgeting
  • Reminiscing
  • The Lisa McCune Podcast
  • Teen Wolf 2
  • Kylie
  • Finding Jesus
  • The First Draft of Back To The Future
  • Eugene Terre'Blanche
  • The Sisterhood Of The Travelling Pants
  • Watching TV
  • Cruel Impressions
Direct download: gatheraroundme23.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:12pm EDT

Episode 22: One of these days, Alice! First Dog On The Moon!

Episode 22 in a Series of 1000 Podcasts by Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

With Special Guest Star: Crikey Cartoonista and Bon Vivant Mr. First Dog On The Moon.

Warning, may contain traces of:

  1. Name-calling
  2. Things a man does alone in the forest
  3. The Circle (but for men)
  4. Pleasing Christopher Pyne
  5. Leg Stretches and Larissa Dubecki (callback to episode 8)
  6. A man with a dog's face or a dog with a man's hands???
  7. Ben has a whinge about getting told off for doing the wrong thing
  8. Sleeping under your desk
  9. Who is a better Crikey editor: Jonathan Green or Sophie Black?
  10. Who would win in a fight: Jonathan Green or Sophie Black?
  11. Who would win in a kissing comp: Jonathan Green or Sophie Black?
  12. I made up Number 11, but that would have been interesting.
  13. Sliding Doors
  14. What is the best way to ingest Ice?
  15. Where is the best place to make Ice? (callback to episode 5)
  16. Doodlejump

Fun for the whole family!

Direct download: gatheraroundme22.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:08pm EDT