Author Archives: The Axis of Ego

The Axis of Ego Podcast: Aaron Hernandez and Religion

After a few days of technical difficulties in the editing department, the second part of last week’s podcast with Harrison Weinhold and Tom Garrett is ready to go.  On this week’s edition, Tom and Harrison chat about a potpourri of … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Constitutional Law and George Zimmerman

In part one of this lengthy podcast, Harrison Weinhold stops by to talk about the very eventful week in Supreme Court news, as he and Tom talk constitutional theory, how Supreme Court opinions, whether “liberal” or “conservative,” read more and more … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Joey Bland and Mad Men

Old pal Joey Bland stopped by to talk a little about his current Second City show and to talk a lot about the current season of Mad Men.  Tom and Joey talk about the season so far, who may die or … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: 3/29/13

In Part 2 of this week’s podcast, Tom and Harrison continue their discussion, this time transitioning into a conversation about modern attitudes toward federalism, both in a gay-rights context and generally, even touching on some of the origins of the … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: 3/28/13

In part one of a two-parter, Tom Garrett and Harrison Weinhold cover a series of topics including American foreign policy vis a vis emerging nuclear powers (with a bunch of hypotheticals therein), what the Kate Upton prom proposal might tell … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Harrison Weinhold (2/27/13)

Tom and Harrison sit down again in this podcast recorded on February 24th.  They chat about a very diverse group of subjects, including the Academy Awards, the future of the television and movie industries, NASCAR and safety concerns, “hipsterism” and … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Ryan Walton

Friend and former colleague Ryan Walton stops by to talk with Tom about several topics (after a few self-congratulatory minutes of back-patting over fantasy football dominance).  Subjects of discussion included some reflection on the 2012 election, the current state of … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Harrison Weinhold (Part Two)

In the second part of this discussion, Harrison and I touch on a number of topics, including the 2016 presidential race, more on racism, and the Washington Redskins’ nickname woes. Take a listen, even if you missed part one. One … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Harrison Weinhold (Part One)

Harrison Weinhold of Guest House Radio and Tom Garrett of this humble website sit down to talk politics and culture.  In the first portion of this two-parter, they discuss the Christopher Dorner story, perceptions of the L. A. P. D., … Continue reading

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The Axis of Ego Podcast: Breaking Bad (Mini-)Podcast

Old pal Joey Bland stopped by—in person, no less!—to record a short podcast covering the early returns on the fifth season of Breaking Bad.  Take a listen below as Tom and Joey discuss the first two episodes of 2012 and … Continue reading

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