Show #122: San Francisco Mayoral Candidate Chicken John

Chicken John aka John Rinaldi is legendary in the San Francisco arts community and in the Burning Man community. And now he is planning a run for Mayor of San Francisco. We find out what it’s all about on this program.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Two Chatterers: Steve Robles, Jeff Diehl | Song: “Tony Serra Remix” by kingconga42 | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

Chicken John Rinaldi for Mayor of San Francisco | Chicken John’s website

Show #121 (Weekend Edition): Counterculture, Burning Man & Commerce with Larry Harvey

Burning Man big guy Larry Harvey joins us on our weekend edition in which we talk about controversies over commercial organizations that have been invited to participate in a Burning Man display this year. And we also think aloud further on the torments of the dinosaurs.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Three Chatterers: Larry Harvey, Diana Brown, Jeff Diehl | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

Show #120: Just Say NOSO — No Social Networking

NOSO is a project in which anonymous people are gathered together through the web to go to social spaces and NOT connect. Project Directors Christina Ray and Kurt Bigenho joined us via skype from New York City and Web Developer Gilbert Guerrero was at our studio in San Francisco.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Three Chatterers: Larry Harvey, Diana Brown, Jeff Diehl | Song: “Winter Wolves” by Sword | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

NOSO

LIVE! RU Sirius, Boing Boing’s Dave Pescovitz and More, July 24, S.F.

Come to a special live NeoFiles podcast for the latest RU Sirius Book, True Mutations: Conversations on the Edge of Science, Technology, and Consciousness.

Featuring R.U. Sirius, David Pescovitz, Lynn Hershman and Jamais Casco.

WHERE: City Lights Books in San Francisco
WHEN: July 24, 7 pm – 8:30 pm

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Show #119 (Weekend Edition): Cartoons For Little Hippies

Destiny of Destinyland fame joins us and we talk about all the groovy kids cartoons that had hippie-ish themes back in the ’60s/’70s.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Two Chatterers: Destiny, Jeff Diehl | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)

Show #118: Tony Serra Keeps People Out of Iron Cages

Radical lawyer and multiple tax offender Tony Serra talks about fighting injustice, why he takes murder cases, and the sheep-like behavior of contemporary Americans.

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Producer: Jeff Diehl | Host: RU Sirius | Gang of Two Chatterers: Destiny, Jeff Diehl | Song: “I Fought The Law” by The Clash | Intro & Outro: Scrappi DuChamp and Mondo Vanilli (and others)