Category Archives: Episodes

*UNLOCKED* CS 317: Not Uniform But Unified feat. Tory Russell



This was previously only available to paid subscribers, but we are now unlocking and making free due to popular demand.  Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by Trevor. Today we have special “returning” guest Tory Russell. Tory joins us today to talk about Ferguson, freedom fighting, and his current work as Mission Director with the International Black Freedom Alliance. Learn more about the IBFA over at www.theibfa.org and follow Tory on twitter @VanguardTNT

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)


Free Preview of New Patron-Only Feature: CS Movie Night #1: Spook Who Sat By The Door Pt. 2



We have been doing movie nights over on the Champagne Sharks Discord Voice and Chat server and will start doing book club nights over there soon as well. We stream the movies and then do the subsequent discussion over at the Discord voice and chat server. To participate, you will have to become a patron for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This first installment will be free for everyone to listen to, but only patrons will be able to hear future installments.

If you are a patron but haven’t figured out how to join the Discord server yet, you simply have to follow these instructions: www.patreon.com/posts/instructions-for-31613305. Participation in the movie and book club night discussions is available to all patrons.

Tonight’s movie was The Spook Who Sat By The Door. You can watch the whole film here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BynXfREP…=TheOriginator100. You can read about the movie here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Spook_W…y_the_Door_(film)


Free Preview of New Patron-Only Feature: CS Movie Night #1: Spook Who Sat By The Door Pt. 1



We have been doing movie nights over on the Champagne Sharks Discord Voice and Chat server and will start doing book club nights over there soon as well. We stream the movies and then do the subsequent discussion over at the Discord voice and chat server. To participate, you will have to become a patron for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks. This first installment will be free for everyone to listen to, but only patrons will be able to hear future installments.

If you are a patron but haven’t figured out how to join the Discord server yet, you simply have to follow these instructions: www.patreon.com/posts/instructions-for-31613305. Participation in the movie and book club night discussions is available to all patrons.

Tonight’s movie was The Spook Who Sat By The Door. You can watch the whole film here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BynXfREP…=TheOriginator100. You can read about the movie here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Spook_W…y_the_Door_(film)


CS 305 – Lovecraft Country (Outtake Episode) feat. Leslie Lee III and Will Menaker



This is a free episode.  Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks to get access to the full archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.
This episode is hosted by Trevor and Ken. Today we have Leslie Lee III of Struggle Session (patreon.com/strugglesession) and Will Menaker of Chapo Trap House (patreon.com/chapotraphouse)
Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)

CS 304: FAKING 2: ELECTRIC DOLEZAL pt 2 preview



This is a preview for Part 2 of a two-part episode. Part 1 is free to everyone over at www.patreon.com/posts/41227606. The full Part 2 episode is available to paid subscribers over at www.patreon.com/posts/41227712. Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by Trevor, Mario & Ken.

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)


CS 303: FAKING 2: ELECTRIC DOLEZAL pt 1



This is Part 1 of a two-part episode. Part 2 is free to paid subscribers over at https://www.patreon.com/posts/41227712.  Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by Trevor, Mario & Ken.

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (www.piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)


CS 302: EMMY 2020 SERIES: RAMY



This is a free episode. Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks to get access to the full archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.
This episode is hosted by Trevor with special guests Nashwa Khan and Hussein Kesvani. Continuing the 2020 Emmy Series this episode is a deep dive into the Hulu original show, Ramy. WARNING: THIS EPISODE CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR THE HULU SHOW RAMY.
Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)

CS 301: EMMY 2020 SERIES: INSECURE pt2 preview



This is a preview to part 2 of an episode in our new series focusing on the Emmy nominees for 2020. In this episode we discuss the HBO series, Insecure.  The full version of this episode is available on our Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/posts/40936407 – Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by T. and Vida Starr.

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)


CS 300 EMMY 2020 SERIES INSECURE pt1



This is a preview to part 1 of an episode in our new series focusing on the Emmy nominees for 2020. In this episode we discuss the HBO series, Insecure.  The full version of this episode is available on our Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/posts/40936185 – Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by T. and Vida Starr.

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)


CS 300: EMMY 2020 SERIES: INSECURE pt1 preview



This is a preview to part 1 of an episode in our new series focusing on the Emmy nominees for 2020. In this episode we discuss the HBO series, Insecure.  The full version of this episode is available on our Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/posts/40936185 – Become a paid subscriber for $5/month over at patreon.com/champagnesharks and get access to the whole archive of subscriber-only episodes, the Discord voice and chat server for patrons, detailed show notes for certain episodes, and our newsletter.

This episode is hosted by T. and Vida Starr.

Co-produced & edited by Aaron C. Schroeder / Pierced Ears Recording Co, Seattle WA (piercedearsrec.com). Opening theme composed by T. Beaulieu. Closing theme composed by Dustfingaz (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheRazhu_)