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Episode 194: The Alex Winter Soldier

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SPOILER ALERT FOR CAPTAIN AMERICA 2 COLON THE WINTER SOLDIER

In an epic sequel to Episode 76 of Gather Around Me, Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith sit down outside the State Library to discuss Captain America 2 in some detail, including:

  • How books are windows into other worlds
  • Why HYDRA kind of have a point?
  • the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
  • Goofs!
  • AND REVIEWS

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May 23, 2014 at 01:01:13

Episode 193: Pyning For The Fjords

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It’s Episode 193 of Gather Around Me! The final daily newscast! Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith bring you all the hot goss on:

  • Chris Pyne’s parliament shenanigans!
  • Tinkler at ICAC
  • Julie Bishop’s University Challenge!
  • Fitzy & Wippa!
  • Plus today’s Staria and Zits!

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May 17, 2014 at 04:04:16

Episode 192: Budget Reply Reply

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Welcome to the official Gather Around Me Budget Reply Reply with Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith.

Also discussed: C-BOMBS, the Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Program, ICAC & the Gordian Knot.

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May 16, 2014 at 05:05:17

Episode 191: The Most Dangerous Game (Russian Yahtzee)

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Welcome to Episode 191 of Gather Around Me and our THIRD LAST DAILY NEWSCAST!

In this special post-budget edition, Ben and Cam give their budget reply with a number of solid solutions for Australia’s non-existent economic woes!

PLUS further dissection of the new Zodiac book, The Most Dangerous Animal Of All by Gary Stewart.

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May 15, 2014 at 12:12:12

It’s Budget Time… you don’t have to go home, but if you do there’ll be a nice road

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Also you have no home!

Ben and Cam sat down on Budget Night to chat about all the cuts and slashes… in a new book by someone who reckons the Zodiac was his dad! Plus The Voice, Jay Zed and a bit of budget.

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(Plus we did one last night too that you can download/stream over here.)

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May 14, 2014 at 12:12:00

Episode 188: Staria Staria Night

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In today’s newscast, Ben & Cam discuss the Packer/Gyngell fine, the Neighbours strike & the petrol excise. Plus the comics page & Gather Around Me news (the news is that we are doing week-daily podcasts for another week). Plus someone is slightly tipsy! Is it Cam or is it noted teetotaller Ben? You’ll have to listen to find out!

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May 10, 2014 at 05:05:17

Episode 186: Bored Dads

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Hi there, gentle listeners! It’s our most newspapery audio newspaper yet! We respect the picket line at Fairfax and only source news from News Limited – plus the Gather Around Me advice column and audio funny pages!

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There’s no shortage of options! Enjoy!

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May 8, 2014 at 01:01:13

Episode Half Of 360

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Guess what, gentle listeners! It’s Episode 180 of Gather Around Me! Your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith have a big ol’ chat about ICAC, guardie selfies, Deep Web hitmen & debt taxes!

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April 29, 2014 at 01:01:13

Episode 151: Do you have the numbers?

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In this thrilling installment of Gather Around Me, your friends Ben Pobjie and Cam Smith get to the bottom of who has the numbers and who doesn’t, what the deal was with the guy from Numbers, what they think of weird funguses, and a few other things along the way.

It is the kind of international audience alienating magic you’ll only find on Gather Around Me, so get it in your ears!

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March 21, 2013 at 11:11:23

Pobjie for PM

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In 2013, there’s only one decision you can make at the ballot box. Vote Ben Pobjie for PM.

Written by Your Friends

February 25, 2013 at 07:07:19

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