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June 10, 2008 (S17) – Full Disclosure

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 17
June 10, 2008
Full Disclosure
“SIGN HERE!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Kyle Ramos

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Dubilina’s Catnap

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • Business with Mr. Sandman & Little Nemo Introductions
  • Dream Cowboys & Nightmare Indians
  • The Need to Keep Spry
  • Heavy Edits & The Incredible Hulk
  • The Summer of Midnight Premieres (aka Trapped in the Dark with Nerds & Hipsters)
  • The Semi-Attractive Square (& Her Book of Absolutely True Facts)
  • “You’ll Fuck Anything With Tits”: A Foolproof Scientific Argument
  • Bob Dubilina’s Mandatory Friendship Contract
  • Stupid Assumptions from the New Girl

Song: Joss Stone / Put Your Hands On Me

  • The Muses of BFN
  • The Double Secret Surprise Birthday Party?!

Song: Coheed & Cambria / The Hound (Of Blood & Rank)

  • Windy City Reprise: The Best Songs of 2007 (Free Download! Click on the link!)
  • The Birthday Throwdown Clause
  • In Argument for a Proper Last Time
  • Chasing the 7
  • The Ultimate Revenge of the Ex (aka Dissecting the Heart on Your Sleeve)

Song: Scouting For Girls / Elvis Ain’t Dead

  • The Biggest Relationship Experiment to Date (aka Ethical and Honest with Veronica & Kate)
    Removing Yourself from the Gene Pool:
  • Bob Makes a Big Announcement
  • Good Riddance to Childhood
  • Disappointed & Overbearing
  • Kyle Anticipates Fatherhood
  • Marrying into the Family (aka Roberto Ramos)
  • A Refusal to Relinquish Control
  • The Only Way for a Man to Truly Make It His Choice (aka “An Accident Is Not An Agreement!”)
  • The Benefits of NOT Having Kids
  • The Unforeseen Hardships of Parenthood
  • The Church of Ramos

Song: Porcupine Tree / Sentimental

  • Windy City Reprise BFN Promo (aka Baby BFN)
  • Unwarranted Bragging Rights for Your Children
  • Big News from Bob’s First
  • Moving on Your Kid’s Friends (All the Way into the 21st Century!)
  • Dead at 47
  • 352 Days of Fame
  • Doomed To Be Forgotten
  • Cleaning House on OKCupid
  • Reigning It In (aka Tempted by Tessa)
  • Kyle Quits the Internet (aka Searching for Love Without DSL)

Song: Shock Stars / I Got A Feeling

  • Misinterpreted IMs (aka Something Ominous in Your Chat Log)
  • Sign-Off: That Better Not Be Mine, It’s BFN Networks!

Song: Pink Martini / Hey Eugene

Like to hear more about our hangups, neuroses, heartbreak and debauchery? Check out the rest of our podcasts!

Noble Efforts
The utter moral and emotional downward spiral of Justin Velander Holt.

The Sound Of You & Me
Off-the-cuff band interviews featuring exclusive live performances!
Recently featured: William Topley, Red Wanting Blue, Rogue Wave, People In Planes, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, Joshua James, Among The Oak & Ash, Luke Brindley, Tina Dico, The Spares and so much more! There’s even an extensive selection of free music in it for you!

Secondhand Neon
Chronicles and confessions of life on the fringe.

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June 8, 2008 (S17) – Lost Causes

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 17
June 8, 2008
Lost Causes
“No, actually, I don’t want to read your shitty first novel!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Kyle Ramos

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Ditching the Pants

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • Safari at the Lincoln Park Zoo (aka Too Much Neck!)
  • “Fuck This Weather!” Introductions (aka A Sincere Wish for Nuclear Winter)
  • Detached State Pride
  • Extreme Indoor Temperatures
    Things We’re Looking Forward to This Summer:
  • Ice Pops & Ice Cream
  • An Extra Glass of Milk (aka Silk By Scratch)
  • Frozen Green Grapes (Do Not Wash!)
  • Three Simple Meals Stolen from Maeve
  • The Return of Road Music! (aka Hail to the ’90s!)

Song: Scouting For Girls / It’s Not About You

  • Winter & The Death of Chivalry
  • Cursed Frozen Socks!
    Summer Plans ’08:
  • Rooftop BBQ (aka The Uncomfortably Hot Party)
  • Lazy (Chicago) River Float (aka Bringing Out Your Best Sean Penn)
  • The Dark Knight (aka Hating on Indy?)
  • The Biggs & Kyle Reunion!

Song: Coheed & Cambria / Feathers

  • Incoherent Road Stops
    Friends Don’t Invite Friends to Shitty Personal Labors of Love:
  • Bob’s Toils, Kyle’s Spoils
  • The Traffic Jam in Bob’s Love Life
  • Maya as Cheerleader
  • The Thankless Profession
  • The Crime Against Art In Question
  • Just Say No to First Tries!

Song: Powderfinger / Lost And Running

  • Crashing Nerdfest (aka Rock Band and Fantasy Board Games)
  • The Heartbroken Burger Flipper
  • The Desperate Search for a Spare Donut

Song: Against Me! / Thrash Unreal

  • The Novelty Wears Off (aka “I’d Rather Go Home Alone!”)

Song: The Ike Reilly Assassination / You’re So Plain

  • The Risqué Photo Shoot
  • Mike on the Mike’s Identity Revealed!
  • Sign-Off: BFN Networks – Where Are You?!

Song: Shock Stars / Biggest Mistake

Like to hear more about our hangups, neuroses, heartbreak and debauchery? Check out the rest of our podcasts!

Noble Efforts
The utter moral and emotional downward spiral of Justin Velander Holt.

The Sound Of You & Me
Off-the-cuff band interviews featuring exclusive live performances!
Recently featured: William Topley, Red Wanting Blue, Rogue Wave, People In Planes, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, Joshua James, Among The Oak & Ash, Luke Brindley, Tina Dico, The Spares and so much more! There’s even an extensive selection of free music in it for you!

Secondhand Neon
Chronicles and confessions of life on the fringe.

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May 28, 2008 (S17) – Evil Urges

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 17
May 28, 2008
Evil Urges

“No, actually, I don’t want to read your shitty first novel!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Kyle Ramos

Special Guest:
Madison Rosbar

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Bob’s Birthday Wishlist

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • Hot/Cool Tamales Introductions
  • Kyle Beats Bob to #25 (aka That Spare $490 In Your Pocket)
  • Torn Up Junk (aka Kyle Ramos vs. Vagina Dentata)

Song: Was (Not Was) / Crazy Water

  • Ramos & Rosbar present: Chicago Talk
  • BFN 2008: A Blur of Anonymous Women
  • Conquering Berlin
  • Kyle’s OKCupid Megaprofile
  • Bob’s Birthday Conquest – FOILED!

Song: Millencolin / Stalemate

  • Unconscious at the Co-op (aka Sleepless in Chicago)
  • The Mildly Narcoleptic Girl
  • Sex With Sheets (aka Soft Threads, Rough Fluff)
  • The Wiffle Ball Bat Experiment
  • Tantalized by Novelty

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Lazy Boy Dash

  • Five Minutes for True Love
  • When Honesty Becomes the Biggest Risk
  • Curing the Funk (aka Erectile Deodorant)
  • The Poster Child of Doomed Relationships (aka Bob’s Love Life as United 93)

Song: The Black Keys / Psychotic Girl

  • Pursuing Mike’s Girl
  • The Long-Overdue BFN Train (aka A Risky Proposition)

Song: Rogue Wave / Chicago X 12 (BFN Live)

  • Just A Few Years Short of Legal (aka “Pervert.”)
  • A Perfect Opportunity for an Unspeakable Act

Song: Def Leppard / C’mon C’mon

  • The Worst Way to End a Phone Conversation
  • Kyle’s Monogamous Crusaders
  • Most. Disturbing. Superpower. EVER!!!

Song: Tina Turner / Another Hero

  • The Most Mortifying Break Up
  • Kyle’s Catch-22 (aka No Respect for “Ol’ 50%” Bob)
  • Closing Arguments
  • Sign-Off: BFN Networks – I’ll Get You, My Precious!

Song: Paul Weller / Changingman

Like to hear more about our hangups, neuroses, heartbreak and debauchery? Check out the rest of our podcasts!

Noble Efforts
The utter moral and emotional downward spiral of Justin Velander Holt.

The Sound Of You & Me
Off-the-cuff band interviews featuring exclusive live performances!
Recently featured: William Topley, Red Wanting Blue, Rogue Wave, People In Planes, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, Joshua James, Among The Oak & Ash, Luke Brindley, Tina Dico, The Spares and so much more! There’s even an extensive selection of free music in it for you!

Secondhand Neon
Chronicles and confessions of life on the fringe.

LEAVE YOUR STATIC FEEDBACK! POST A COMMENT!

May 1, 2008 (S17) – The Knights Of Namuth

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 17
May 1, 2008
The Knights Of Namuth
“I WANT HIM DEAD!

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Kyle Ramos

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Dirty Sheets

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • “Gimme Royalties” Introductions
  • The Big Season 17 Update (feat. Frank Sinatra!)
  • Fresh Towels, Clean Comforter (aka Caution: Wet Kyle!)

Song: Joe Bonamassa / The Hard Way

    The Filthy No-Fail Text Message (aka Five Minutes!):
  • Nic Gets the Text (aka BJ & Two Suits)
  • The Collective Bumout
  • Hannah Plays with Fire
  • “Immediate Disapproval – I Guarantee It!”
  • Last Few Words of Advice

Song: SPAN / Stay As You Are

  • Dr. Kyle Ramos – Renowned Songwriter, Private Investigator, Obsessed Anthropologist, Deadbeat Father
  • Why We Prefer the Company of Women
  • Our Girl Gets Left in the Cold (aka Stranded at Ogden & Ashland)
  • Code Blue for Buchwildere

Song: People In Planes / Flesh And Blood (BFN Live)

  • The Shy Girl
  • Neutralizing Kerry at the Cubby Bear
  • “I Like This Band A Lot More Than Your Other One!”
  • Unnecessary Homages

Song: Lucky Boys Confusion / When Bad News Gets Worse

  • Kyle’s Newfound Love for Jenn
    “Pulling A Gerry”:
  • Nice Guy But . . . (aka The Illusion of Game)
  • Blowing Up Someone’s Spot (An Excerpt from The Kyle Ramos Guide to Social Interactions)
  • The Ashley Snafu
  • Room For Ramos
  • Lurking Outside the Social Group (aka Beware the Single Kyle!)

Song: Coheed & Cambria / The Hound (Of Blood And Rank)

  • Wrestling: A Definition
  • The Epic Throwdown (aka “No Uncle” Namuth)
  • Rough Housing as Domestic Abuse
  • “Are You Sure This Isn’t Sex?”

Song: Powderfinger / Living Type

  • The Sketchy Pick-Up Artist (aka Shallow Al)
  • The Pre-Screeners
  • Sign-Off: Code Blue, It’s BFN Networks!

Song: Stepanian / Call Me When You’re Famous

Like to hear more about our hangups, neuroses, heartbreak and debauchery? Check out the rest of our podcasts!

Noble Efforts
The utter moral and emotional downward spiral of Justin Velander Holt.

The Sound Of You & Me
Off-the-cuff band interviews featuring exclusive live performances!
Recently featured: William Topley, Red Wanting Blue, Rogue Wave, People In Planes, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, Joshua James, Among The Oak & Ash, Luke Brindley, Tina Dico, The Spares and so much more! There’s even an extensive selection of free music in it for you!

Secondhand Neon
Chronicles and confessions of life on the fringe.

LEAVE YOUR STATIC FEEDBACK! POST A COMMENT!