Episode 65: Beasts and Broadway

In this solo show, Bart talks about (and drinks) Sam Adams winter beer selections, shares his own anecdote about meeting a Disney Broadway star, and compares the Disney Yetis!

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The 2014 Samuel Adams Winter selections: http://www.samueladams.com/variety-packs/winter-favorites-craft-beer-variety-pack

The grown-up puppet musical, Avenue Q: http://www.avenueq.com/

Tony Award winning director / choreographer Jeff Calhoun: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Calhoun_(choreographer)

Imagineer Joe Rohde vows to fix Animal Kingdom's broken Yeti: http://thesocialmouse.com/2013/08/11/joe-rohde-i-will-fix-the-yeti-someday-i-swear/

Disneyland's Matterhorn Bobsleds POV feat. the Yeti: http://youtu.be/hucvFcEUpsg

The Archie McPhee Yeti Tiki Mug: http://mcphee.com/shop/yeti-tiki-mug.html

Episode 63: Jurassic World: Ridiculous & Amazing

In this very special Thanksgiving episode, we discuss the just released trailer for Jurassic World. And little else that has anything to do with Thanksgiving!

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Middle of Beyond, the site with the awesome Krampus and Yeti sweaters & Bigfoot scarves: http://middleofbeyond.com/

The park is open: http://youtu.be/RFinNxS5KN4

Full Jurassic World cast: http://imdb.com/title/tt0369610/fullcredits/cast?ref_=m_tt_cl_sc

For those wondering what that big ol' water Dino was: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mosasaur

One year ago: http://earsofsteel.com/podcast/2013/11/25/episode-19-tiaras-of-steel

Episode 62: Elephant Barbecue

A solo show in which Bart reviews Jon Favreau's CHEF, a Las Vegas culinary experience, Flame Tree BBQ news and the legend of Big Red.

Episode 61: Toys 4, Pirates 14

In which we discuss Toy Story 4, Pirates 5 (and beyond) and the need for sequels in general. We mention a possible Oscar hopeful's appearance in a Disney anniversary special. Plus we take a stroll to the EoS book shelf and discuss audio books and mispronunciations. 

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Toy Story 4 Announced: 
http://variety.com/2014/film/news/john-lasseter-to-direct-toy-story-4-out-in-2017-1201349848/

What we know so far about the next Pirates movie: http://www.latinospost.com/articles/40674/20141112/pirates-caribbean-5-release-date-cast-trailer-ansel-elgort-brenton.htm

Get ready for an ear worm "Fifteen years...we're havin' a party...": http://youtu.be/yh1xTvzCXq8

WDW 15th Anniversary Special w/ Bea Arthur & Betty White (and some fancy roller skaters right up top): http://youtu.be/kqq_R-EVFvw

Kraft presents WDW's 10th anniversary (feat Michael Keaton at 05:34): http://youtu.be/Kjo1IQbN5-4

The Men Who Would Be King: http://www.amazon.com/The-Men-Who-Would-King/dp/B005OLAL5E

The second book you should buy right now, Martin Short's "I Must Say": http://www.amazon.com/Must-Say-Humble-Comedy-Legend/dp/0062309528

Episode 60: Flavortown Springs

In which we discuss (painfully, for one of us) celebrity chefs, selling out, new restaurants for Disney Springs, Ernest P. Worrell and a fire on a Disney mountain!

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The Top 50 richest celebrity chefs: http://www.celebritynetworth.com/list/top-50-richest-celebrity-chefs/

Not ashamed to love this Guy: http://www.foodnetwork.com/chefs/guy-fieri/bio.html

Full Guy's Disneyland Christmas special (starts at 00:24 mark: http://youtu.be/D2RJz_w1Ddg

New restaurants coming to Downtown Disney / Disney Springs: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/travel/attractions/the-daily-disney/os-downtown-disney-springs-restaurants-20141027-story.html

Iron Chef Morimoto shoots the puck: http://youtu.be/-iEQBIFADI8

Matisyahu covers Disney's "Circle of Life": http://youtu.be/BgMnSFWkiWQ

Ernest Goes to Splash Mountain: http://youtu.be/NgliDOKoUK0

Michael Landon tours the Epcot construction site: http://youtu.be/sndgC2lVRXU

Fire on Mine Train Mountain (w/ video) : http://www.people.com/article/seven-dwarfs-train-ride-catches-fire-disney-world

Episode 59: Don't Fear the English

In which we return to discuss Halloween, why scare-industry workers feel the Brits are terrifying, the Hat: Part 2, the Marvel film slate & new music television!

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Bart's Halloween set-up:

That's that for the hat: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/travel/attractions/the-daily-disney/os-disneys-hollywood-studios-sorcerers-hat-20141024-story.html

A scene from the short-lived FX series Lucky:http://youtu.be/ftcigNUfrbs

The one man that might get me back to Gotham: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000445/?mode=desktop&ref_=m_ft_dsk

In case you've been on the moon since last week: http://marvel.com/news/movies/23547/marvel_studios_announces_full_phase_3_slate_at_special_event

The full Avengers: AOU trailer with bonus scene: http://youtu.be/aTN1DQQXNN4

George Clinton. You're welcome:

Episode 58: Lobster Rolls and Shark Tartare

In which Bart discusses mysterious maps and the DHS Hat, why Star Wars Rebels is great for girls, and a listener review from Epcot Food and Wine!

Episode 57: Live Podcast - October 3, 2014

In which Kurt Larson and Bart Scott record a Stay Cool, Geek Ears of Steel live mashup podcast just moments after screening Kurt's film, Son of Ghostman. Bart and Kurt discuss their respective creative pursuits, the fickleness of fandom, and field questions from the audience. (Recorded live on October 3, 2014 at Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake, IL.)

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Picture yourself with us at the Raue Center for the Arts!

Episode 56: Beaters

In a strangely musical episode we discuss Family Ties as well the storied career of Billy Vera. Bart tells of an epic fail and why he's a terrible salesman. Plus we briefly give our thoughts on the long-awaited Gotham. All this and more!

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Please buy your tickets now or consider a virtual ticket to support the show: 
sogchicago.eventbrite.com

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Is Paul Shaffer ok? Go to 3:15: http://youtu.be/9eERXsOmqC4 

Family Ties fans, this should take you right back: http://youtu.be/O2ur063fMhs

Who is Billy Vera? http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0893520/?mode=desktop&ref_=m_ft_dsk

You can catch the Gotham premiere here: www.fox.com/gotham

He'll always be that lovable troubled teen Ryan Atwood to me: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1360270/?mode=desktop&ref_=m_ft_dsk

Your assignment for next week - I Know That Voice: 

Is Keanu Reeves ready to ride the bus again? http://www.slashfilm.com/keanu-reeves-speed-3/

Episode 55: Let It Go Already!

In which we discuss the imminent closure of Maelstrom, the root cause of fan outrage, the "mission" of Epcot, Donald Duck in bubble wrap and how to find the Delete button in iTunes (it doesn't take a special tool!)

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Like Stryper, we're back together as one: http://youtu.be/m2amKXUZThA

The official announcement from Disney, so long Maelstrom / hello girls from Arendale: http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2014/09/frozen-attraction-coming-to-epcot/

The Gran Fiesta Tour feat. The Three Caballeros (rec by the great Big Fat Panda!) http://youtu.be/4OPmHIqk4_Y

I mean, is it really that hard people? http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/apple-introduces-u2-album-removal-tool-but-you-cant-escape-bono-is-always-on-your-iphone-9735481.html

I'll never forget the Ho: http://www.lvstriphistory.com/ie/westward.htm

Episode 54: Mahaloweenie

In which Bart discusses the afterlife (no, really) as well as Halloween festivities at Disneyland's Trader Sam's and The Haunted Mansion. But not before sharing a sweet moment at the Disney Store. 

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The Disney Store Chicago: http://stores.disneystore.com/IL/CHICAGO/724/

A great spot at Disney for a good breakfast (and Winnie the Pooh too!): https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/dining/magic-kingdom/crystal-palace/

Rope Drop at Magic Kingdom: http://youtu.be/xHn3t5uMvdg

Mahaloween Luau coming to Trader Sam's (get your zombie glass...and get me one too!): http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2014/09/mahaloween-luau-coming-to-trader-sams-enchanted-tiki-bar-at-disneyland-hotel-september-29/

Episode 53: Live from the basement, it's Yeti Time!

In which Bart explains why the show is late (sadly) and gives more details about the live EoS event coming in October. Also, changes in World Showcase entertainment and more!

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The site of the upcoming live EOS event: www.rauecenter.org

Off Kilter performing "Loch Lomond" courtesy of Attractions Magazine: http://youtu.be/k9sXA45pcxE

Young MC's second hit: http://youtu.be/zE7fs2979Y4

Episode 52: MTV No, #WalrusYes!

In which we discuss Orange Coke, the VMA's, Richard Attenborough, our upcoming film screening and live podcast mash-up, and how Kevin Smith may have upped our listenership!

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My favorite German beverage (that isn't beer!): http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mezzo_Mix

Apparently I Missed most of the "Best" moments: http://rol.st/1vFnWHv.

The question for the ages, where did Sam & Cat go wrong?: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/style-blog/wp/2014/07/14/sam-cat-canceled-after-one-season-where-did-it-all-go-wrong/

John Hammond immortalized: http://www.slashfilm.com/richard-attenborough-jurassic-world-tribute-john-hammond-statue/

Official trailer for Son of Ghostman: http://youtu.be/etR5cSt_H7M

The location of the Son of Ghostman screening & live Ears of Steel/Stay Cool, Geek podcast event on October 3: www.rauecenter.org

The official trailer for Kevin Smith's upcoming "Tusk": http://youtu.be/BCQJnOn0ru0

Hear the original inspiration for Smith's next installment in the True North Trilogy "Yoga Hosers": http://smodcast.com/episodes/yoga-hoser/

Episode 51: Oh Genie, our Genie...

In which we pay tribute to our hero, comedy force, actor extraordinaire and true Disney legend Robin Williams.

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Robin McLaurin Williams; July 21, 1941 - Aug. 11, 2014: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2014/08/11/robin-williams-is-dead/13925199/

If you're a podcast fan & loved Robin, you MUST listen to his appearance on WTF W/ Marc Maron: http://www.wtfpod.com/podcast/episodes/remembering_robin_williams

The Disney (Touchstone) movie that really turned his career: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Good_Morning%2C_Vietnam

Great footage of The Timekeeper thanks to Jeff Lange at Mousesteps: http://youtu.be/_hDFADaYLzM

Hilarious appearance on Late Night with Craig Ferguson: http://youtu.be/Yw9Evwb1vtQ

The original blog post about my crazy Walt/Aladdin dream: http://earsofsteel.com/blog/2014/8/18/you-should-have-seen-what-walt-showed-me

Robin Williams, Disney Legend: http://youtu.be/eF6rGly3tjg

Episode 50: Vin Diesel & The Blowfish

In which we talk about river cruising, not arguing with misinformed soccer moms, dining at Disney, and Guardians Week 2 drop and the future of Marvel and super hero movies.

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The Oink's story: http://oinksicecream.blogspot.com/2010/03/oinks-story.html?m=1

Mickey at Oink's, allegedly from the Contemporary Resort: 

Mickey_Mouse_at_Oinks.JPG

The Jungle Cruise: http://youtu.be/jvTUBgxyT_A

Possibly the most famous former Jungle Cruise skipper, telling a terrible Jungle Cruise joke: http://youtu.be/UZXehYg-Xnw

Do your park & resort research at The DIS: www.wdwinfo.com

Is Vin Diesel poised for another Marvel role?: http://uproxx.com/gammasquad/2014/08/vin-diesel-facebook-inhumans-black-bolt/

Where was this classic on the "Awesome Mix Vol. 1???": http://youtu.be/fTeiBSiEA8M

Episode 49: Guardians of the Aisle Seats

In which we channel Siskel and Ebert to discuss (and disagree over) Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy! Also an update to the casting of Jungle Book, and Kelly's first recommendation for the EoS Book Club!

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From the EoS bookshelf, Pineshttp://www.amazon.com/Pines-Wayward-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B007FG9LIE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1407207059&sr=8-1&keywords=pines

Coming to Fox and starring Iron Man's Terrence Howard (oops) it's the television event "Wayward Pines." http://www.fox.com/wayward-pines/

Get ready to swing with Billoo Murray (see what I did there?!) http://insidemovies.ew.com/2014/08/04/disney-bill-murray-baloo-jungle-book/

Guardians of the Galaxy - 92% fresh: http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/guardians_of_the_galaxy

Even comic book movies (and the big studios that make them) can do some good in the world: http://io9.com/marvel-screened-guardians-of-the-galaxy-for-the-co-crea-1615584469

Maybe I'm the prude, but is this really the appropriate trailer for a Disney release??? (Ok, release is a poor choice of words!.) http://youtu.be/HMxwcRck9TI

Episode 48: Jungle Boys, Ogres & the Muppet Man

In which we compare Guardians to The Fifth Element, discuss Jungle Book casting news, how an Ogre musical made Bart emotional, and the inspiring Jim Henson biography.

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Visit Santa & a lemur! www.santasvillagedundee.com

A giant stinky South American gerbil: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Capybara

Only 1,095 days left until Guardians 2: http://huffpost.com/us/entry/5624122

Guess where King Louie hid Mowgli's father's watch: http://time.com/3048493/christopher-walken-jungle-book/

Shrek' saying on the great white way: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shrek_The_Musical

A great read (or listen in my case) about an incredible visionary & performer: http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/0345526112/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?qid=1406598002&sr=8-1

Episode 47: Jurassic Whirl

In which Kelly & Bart share a bit of their own prehistoric history, discussing Jurassic World & the original Jurassic Park. Then Bart rants about bygone glory days at Six Flags.

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A brochure to plan your day at Jurassic Park: http://www.cinemablend.com/new/Leaked-Jurassic-World-Brochures-Reveal-An-Amusement-Park-Death-43871.html

Our first look at one of our old friends (with perhaps some new muzzle-bling!) http://screencrush.com/jurassic-world-raptor/

The theme park of my youth (before Six Flags took over!) 
https://youtube.com/watch?v=_5hXN_g6ZzY&autoplay=1

Live Bugs Bunny show at Marriott's Great America: http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images/displayimage.php?album=168&pid=1616

Episode 46: Disney Channel Classic

Back home in the studio for our 1st anniversary, we discuss water slide-related injuries, live-action Dumbo and envision a perfect channel for 40 year-old Disney nerd...err, fans!

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A blogger after my own heart: http://whatfatpeopledontlike.wordpress.com/2009/03/21/water-parks/

See Dumbo come to life (and apparently transform into a truck!) http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/live-action-dumbo-works-transformers-717074

My favorite intro of my childhood: http://youtu.be/attoEWTbhrs

Old school Disney channel bumpers: http://youtu.be/LBSJUcSDrgE

Stephen, if it was you, please be on our show! http://imdb.com/name/nm0864997/

Scene from The Country Bears featuring Stephen Tobolowsky & Chris Walken's farting armpit! http://youtu.be/hozNHLM2444

Episode 45: Across The Askewniverse

In which Bart talks about the recent "Ears of Steel Celebrity Book Tour," reminds Disney fans to stop by their local comics shop, and discusses Kevin Smith's visit to the set of Episode 7 (as well as why he's responsible for EoS!)

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Find me on Instagram at @BART0729

The only Wikipedia page I'm mentioned in: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dana_Snyder

Follow that bird: www.carollspinney.com

Community saved by Yahoo: http://insidetv.ew.com/2014/06/30/community-sixth-season/

My hero Kev Smith reports back from a galaxy far, far away: http://rollingstone.com/movies/news/kevin-smith-reports-back-from-star-wars-episode-vii-set-visit-20140707