2BT Episode 89:
Star Wars To Korn To Bob Dylan To Star Wars
The episode title kind of says it all. Buckle up! Lots of Star Wars talk with lots of 2BT tangent digression awfulness. Enjoy the show! Oh, and watch El Camino. It’s pretty good!
2BT Episode 88: Shark Rabies
The guys are back after a long break but they are in full 2BT form as the follow tangents to strange places. They begin with treasure hunting. Dave found some Star Wars bubble bath. C3P0 is armed and dangerous. Dave found a Boba Fett 40th Anniversary figure and a Luke Skywalker Jedi destiny set. Michael gets an Empire Strikes Back novelization. Then they discuss collecting, Del Rey books, the importance of art, The Lonely Palette Podcast, and a Rise of Skywalker theory. 2BT Episode 87: The Golden Ding Dong And Memory Lane
On perhaps our best episode ever, we look at Star Wars comics, talk about art, deliberate Christmas gifts, enjoy Tool, name a cat Sevro after a character in Pierce Brown’s Red Rising saga, anticipate watching Banana Splits: The Movie, remember Saturday Morning cartoons and theme music, investigate soap operas and Grandmother hair dos, contemplate great snacks including refrigerated Golden Ding Dongs, and finally settle down to look at the newest The Rise of Skywalker trailer. 2BT Episode 86: The Rise of the Mandalorian
This week Michael wears Poe’s helmet. Then the guys get excited about Sturgill Simpson’s upcoming new album and Netflix anime movie. The discuss prop replicas, the Star Wars Retro collection, Chewbacca’s bandolier strap, and much more. Is the Mandalorian trailer great? Are we signing up for Disney Plus? Is Star Wars as we know it ending? Is Pierce Brown’s Red Rising Saga the new Star Wars? Listen for answers to these and more! 2BT Episode 85: Sos the Rope Part Deaux
This week Michael from Germany takes over 2BT with his comments on Piers Brown’s 1968 novel SOS the Rope for the Bibliophile Labyrinth Adventures Podcast. Dave and Michael from Texas will be back next week to reclaim our microphones. Thanks Michael! 2BT Episode 84: Pierce Brown’s Dark Age
This week the guys pretty much devote the entire show talking about Pierce Brown’s new novel, Dark Age. If it sounds interesting go get Red Rising and join the fun! Plus there’s an hour of bonus content at the end. Break the chains! Hail Reaper! 2BT Episode 83: Survival of the Unfit
Steve is back to oversee operations and we discuss many fun things. The Red Rising Saga by Pierce Brown. The novel One Second After. Survival. Star Wars. Shazam. And much, much more. 2BT Episode 82: Retro Reprise Switch Lite Bonus
Adam takes the reins of 2BT once again and talks about the Nintendo Switch Lite. So strap in and get ready for the awesomeness that only Adam can bring :
2BT Episode 81: Vader Reborn
Dave has some surprise Star Wars treasure finds. Darth Vader is alive again. Pierce Brown’s Red Rising Saga is still just as great ever. Stranger Things 3 rocks! Retro Reprise rules. Back to the Future is still perfect. And Steven Dorff is a pretty cool dude. 2BT Episode 80: Simon’s Theme
This week Adam takes over the show and takes us into the world of video game music. 2BT Episode 79: Expanding Celebration
Star Wars collecting frenzy! Dave and Michael contemplate grumpy old men and building a clubhouse! Spoilers: James S. A. Corey’s Tiamat’s Wrath is amazing-fantastic-wonderful-the best! Star Wars Celebration 2020 – lets make plans! Should Dave become a Jedi Master? Plus a bonus after the shows end: BBC Scotland’s Still Game Dave and Michael swoon in the greatness of Jon Favreau and Roi Choi’s Netflix series – The Chef Show! 2BT Episode 78: Piers Anthony’s Sos The Rope (1968)
No episode this week from Dave and Michael so we decided to share Michael’s new podcasts first episode, Bibliophile Labyrinth Adventures. On this episode he shares the reason for the show and then dives into Piers Anthony’s second novel, Sos the Rope. It will eventually be on itunes, pocket casts and wherever you get your podcasts. https://143podcasts.com/bibliophile-labyrinth-adventures/ 2BT Episode 77: Davey and the Boys
This is an historic episode! Dave, Michael and Adam are together for the first time ever!!! They talk about the GI Joe collectible show Dave and Adam visited, the North Texas Comic Book Show of 2019, retro-gaming, World War dioramas, Star Wars Celebration dioramas, and…just listen! And Michael Jordan in his underwear!
2BT Episode 76: Game of Thrones Spoiler Alert!
The episode title pretty much says it all. This week we reflect on all aspects of the final episodes of the HBO adaptation of George RR Martin’s Song of Ice and Fire novels, Game of Thrones.
2BT Episode 75: Throne of Stars
This week is a mega episode since we missed last week. We devote the first hour to the two minute teaser trailer for Star Wars Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker. Michael’s daughter also makes several visits. Then they transition into an hour long deep dive full of spoilers for the first three episodes of Game of Thrones final season. We hope you enjoy the show! 2BT Episode 74: Star Wars Celebration Chicago!
This week Dave takes us with him to Chicago to celebrate Star Wars! What did he do? What did he see? And most importantly, what did he eat? Listen and find out. Thanks for listening! 2BT Episode 73: On Fire with the Ghost Pepper Salsa Celebration
2BT is back at Casa de Sparky for an outdoor episode. Dave’s on his way to Star Wars Celebration in Chicago so of course the guys talk a little bit about that along with planning on eating heavy metal burgers at Kuma’s Corner, tree talk, Sparky’s boss makes an appearance, Dave apologizes for contradicting the show’s official Texas Rangers fan, Dave approves of Netflix’s The Highwaymen, things derail worse than ever before and then the guys close the show with a Ghost Pepper Salsa eating challenge.
2BT Episode 72: Star Wars Fever
Michael is finally back and finds Dave ill with Star Wars Fever! Listen to love of their love of the Ghost Pepper, how the USPS made Dave really mad in the “Story of the Badge,” and much, much, much more! Enjoy the show! 2BT Episode 71: Memory Lane
Adam is back! So he and Dave are going to take a little stroll down memory lane! What do they remember? I don’t remember! Listen and find out! Enjoy the show! 2BT Episode 70: Be My Neighbor
This week Dave and Michael take a look at the Won’t You Be My Neighbor documentary and The Bill Murray Stories. Then it’s time for a Star Wars Celebration update. They also discuss Taste of Chicago, Topher Grace’s Star Wars: Always trailer, a visit to Rancho Obi Wan, ancient American civilizations, Amon Amarth, and much more! 2BT Episode 69: Scatter Brain
It’s 2BT time, which means its time for discussions on coyotes, the Dallas Mavericks, baldness and beards, Scarborough Faire, Star Wars celebration, history and war, a tough conversation, more Star Wars, Vikings, Knight Fight on the History Channel, and Brian Woods Northlanders comic from Vertigo. 2BT Episode 68: Let’s Get Dangerous
This week we explore habits, Jim Butcher’s White Night, Neil Gaiman’s American Gods, the movie Blaze, customer service, Gobekli Tepi, mythology, Star Wars Celebration, Triple Force Friday, autographs, the Kingkiller Chronicles, Lord of the Rings, and much more. 2BT Episode 67: So It Goes
This episode focuses on three things: the movie Blaze about singer-songwriter Blaze Foley, Kurt Vonnegut’s novel Slaughterhouse-Five, and Comixology Unlimited. You also get talk about the music of Texas’ Jerrod Flusche, the movie adaptation of Annihilation, Ex Machina, the Hulu movie American in Texas, The Padre with Tim Roth and Nick Nolte, Toilet Drama, Cat Drama, Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere, the historical works of Stephen Ambrose. And, as always, much more. 2BT Episode 66: A Beautiful Mess
This episode was almost named Toilet Crisis, but we went with A Beautiful Mess because that’s what 2BT is! About halfway through the episode a real life disaster injects itself into our fun time, and the result is epic. Topics covered are music and memories, Star Wars Celebration, collecting addiction, the Iron Druid series of novels, mythology, the Netflix Punisher series, the movie First Man, and a toilet travesty. Plus more! 2BT Episode 65: Smelling Like A Rose
This week we are happy to share our discussion that covers our Lost Ireland episode, sports anger, Dave’s attendance of a birthday party, naps, the impending release of Game of Thrones, flying, a visit to the planetarium, the importance of good narrators, The Crying of Lot 49, the 1983 television show, the BBC’s Ripper Street, American Scandal, the movies Mid 90s, First Man, White Boy Rick, Queensryche, and the importance of sharing music, movies, and books. 2BT Episode 64: Dave Is Almost A Blood Sacrifice
Hey everybody, this week we dig into Bandersnatch, They Shall Not Grow Old, Great movies of the year, Solo, Opinions, The Godfather movies, Dave is almost killed, Taco Casa, Burritos, Bagel Joes, and the greatness of tortillas. 2BT Episode 63: Being Denzel Washington
This week: Dave hurt his foot! And we cover a variety of topics including, the greatness of Denzel Washington, Casablanca, old movies, Being John Malcovich, Game of Thrones, and James SA Corey’s Persepolis Rising! 2BT Episode 62: Sick Brain
Despite the Earth’s attempts to silence them by means of biological attacks, our heroes have revived and crawled back from the brink of defeat to do what they always do: talk about the things they love. 2BT Episode 61: First Anniversary Episode With Bee Attacks
This week we return to record where it all began! The guys talk turkey, green bean casserole, chorizo, desserts, survival skills, Harry Potter, Alaska, and much more! Plus a bee attacks! 2BT Episode 60: Thanks Martin
This week we return to record where it all began! The guys talk turkey, green bean casserole, chorizo, desserts, survival skills, Harry Potter, Alaska, and much more! Plus a bee attacks! 2BT Episode 59: Wooly Bully
Can you go from talking about Star Wars and end up talking about Texas woolly mammoths? Yes you can and that’s exactly what Dave and Michael do in this episode! Everything is connected! 2BT Episode 58:
Sunshiney Halloween Kilts
Happy Halloween! Dave and Michael get spooky over Marvel’s Star Wars and Conan comics, Sally Dog gets a new bed, Dave attends the Highland Games, they both stink at pool and chess, Dave presents some bad news, then things get really creepy as they talk about scary movies! And Expanse talk! 2BT Episode 57: Back In The Saddle Again
Dave and Michael are back after a break and up to their usual shenanigans. Rain, grading Star Wars figures, winning the lottery, travel, The Expanse, the movie Galveston, and the Netflix series Making a Murderer are all on the table. Then they get sad and depressing. Then they get happy! Enjoy! 2BT Episode 56: Wild Kingdom
This week Dave and Michael leave the safety of Echo Base and venture out among real live Texas Earthlings! Michael named a cat. Dave saw a rooster. They discuss The Mandalorian, Doctor Who, and the books they’ve been reading. Plus a lot of mischief and mayhem! 2BT Episode 55: Void And Retropalooza
Dave goes into the Void to immerse himself in Star Wars. Adam goes to Retropalooza and wins big in a game hunt. Plus they talk Doctor Who and much more! 2BT Episode 54: Life, The Universe, Everything And Sharks!
Dave goes into the Void to immerse himself in Star Wars. Adam goes to Retropalooza and wins big in a game hunt. Plus they talk Doctor Who and much more! 2BT Episode 53:
Retro 2BT Back To The Beginning
The anchor of 2BT overcomes all obstacles to introduce a new-old episode! We travel back to the beginning to enjoy the horrible beauty that we were in the early episodes. We’ll be back next week with new 2BT joy! 2BT Episode 52: Blaze
This week Dave and Michael discuss the importance of art, Metallica, the new Ethan Hawke directed film, Blaze, about artist Blaze Foley, Townes Van Zandt, the film 12 Strong, and they decide its time for a new version of The Lord of the Rings! RIP Burt Reynolds. 2BT Episode 51: Darkest Hour
This week we go on a Star Wars toy treasure hunt, praise first responders, talk about Winston Churchill, The Crown, Darkest Hour, Dunkirk, the horror of World War I and much more!
What does 2BT stand for? Higher wages and gender equality. But aside from that it stands for many things. Two Bald Texans, or more accurately, Two balding Texans, Dave and Michael. Two breakfast tacos. Two Boned Thugs (‘n harmony). Two (not so) Beautiful Texans. Two Bad Ass Texans (in their minds). Two Broke Texans. 2BT also stands for 3BT when Dave’s brother Steve joins us. It’s the Podcast of 1000 a thousand names! 2BT is about the past, the present, and the future – and oh yeah, Star Wars! 2BT is produced by 143 Podcasts and is a proud member of the
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2BT: All In Da Family is hosted and produced by
David Hammons and Michael Sparkman.