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Noble Efforts – Complete Episode Guide

“It only gets more complicated. And that’s funny.” –jvh

BFN Networks presents Noble Efforts, an intimate, bittersweet and darkly funny chronicle of the complete and utter moral and emotional downward spiral of Justin Velander Holt. Listen, laugh and (possibly) learn from the lurid tales, bold declarations, risky propositions, questionable decisions and angry rants of a man who struggles daily to live an honest, unconventional life.

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Noble Efforts – Episode Guides

Season 22 (August 15, 2011 – Fall 2012)

2012-01-10: Villain Episode Guide

Season 21 (January 10, 2010 – Summer 2011)

Summer 2010: Liars & Tourists Episode Guide
Spring 2010: Postcards From Central America (Part 2)* Episode Guide
Spring 2010: Postcards From Central America (Part 1)* Episode Guide
2010-03-14: The Man Plan* Episode Guide
2010-01-21: Voicemails From My Mother Episode Guide
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM BFN NETWORKS! Episode Guide

Season 20 (September 22, 2009 – December 13, 2009)

2009-12-10: Petty Grievances Episode Guide
2009-11-10: Egregious Violations Episode Guide
2009-10-27: The Livers!* Episode Guide
2009-10-06: Hint Of A Spark Episode Guide
2009-09-29: The Pirates of Palmer Square Episode Guide
2009-09-22: Primer: Season 20 Edition* Episode Guide

Season 19 (January 28, 2009 – July 26, 2009)

2009-07-26: Rude Awakenings* Episode Guide
2009-07-11: Summer Of Rosbar Episode Guide
2009-07-01: Swede|Scot|Rock! Episode Guide
2009-06-02: Domino Effect* Episode Guide
2009-05-21: The Low Road Episode Guide
2009-05-10: Battle Fatigue Episode Guide
2009-04-26: Noble Efforts* Episode Guide
2009-04-12: Nobody’s Wolf* Episode Guide
2009-04-05: The Chronicles Of Whitman* Episode Guide
2009-03-22: Spring Cleaning Episode Guide
2009-03-15: The Big Come Down* Episode Guide
2009-03-05: Ex-Communication Episode Guide
2009-02-12: The Love Grenade* Episode Guide
2009-02-05: Drama By Proxy* Episode Guide
2009-01-28: The Comeback Kids* Episode Guide

Season 18 (Sept. 18, 2008 – Dec. 28, 2008)

2008-12-28: Conflicts & Resolutions* Episode Guide
2008-12-10: The Chronicles Of Ramos Episode Guide
2008-12-03: The Long Con* Episode Guide
2008-11-30: The Wrecking Ball* Episode Guide
2008-11-19: Deviants & Malcontents* Episode Guide
2008-11-05: WYSIWYG Episode Guide
2008-10-23: Filthy Creatures* Episode Guide
2008-10-21: Lust Without Borders Episode Guide
2008-10-16: Rebound By Love* Episode Guide

Season 17 (March 1, 2008 – August 28, 2008)

2008-08-28: The Big Snip (Part 2)* Episode Guide
2008-08-28: The Big Snip (Part 1)* Episode Guide
2008-08-22: Notre Monde de L’Amour Episode Guide
2008-08-17: The Chronicles Of Neko Episode Guide
2008-08-07: Trial By Fire Episode Guide
2008-07-09: HSB Episode Guide
2008-07-02: The Trust Factor* Episode Guide
2008-06-17: Accidental Blackouts Episode Guide
2008-06-10: Full Disclosure* Episode Guide
2008-06-08: Lost Causes* Episode Guide
2008-05-28: Evil Urges Episode Guide
2008-05-01: The Knights Of Namuth Episode Guide
2008-04-17: Bobby’s Angels* Episode Guide
2008-04-10: The Fast & The Furious Episode Guide
2008-04-08: The Ugly Canadian (Part 2)* Episode Guide
2008-04-08: The Ugly Canadian (Part 1)* Episode Guide

Season 16 (August 22, 2007 – December 16, 2007)

2007-12-16: Three-Way Calling Episode Guide
2007-12-12: The Chronicles Of Rosbar Episode Guide
2007-12-07: Year In Review 2007 Episode Guide
2007-11-28: Crazy/Thankful Episode Guide
2007-11-14: House Of Vain* Episode Guide
2007-11-07: Emilosh In Wonderland Episode Guide
2007-10-25: Desperate Pleasures* Episode Guide
2007-10-17: GTFO! Episode Guide
2007-09-26: Shortcuts To Seduction Episode Guide
2007-09-21: Heart Wreckers* Episode Guide
2007-09-05: Booteggers Episode Guide
2007-08-29: Virtual Infidelities Episode Guide
2007-08-22: The End Of An Altima* Episode Guide

Season 15 (February 20, 2007 – July 10, 2007)

2007-07-10: The Seven Month Itch* Episode Guide
2007-06-19: Eschoolation Episode Guide
2007-06-12: Domestic Bliss Episode Guide
2007-05-29: Renters’ Rights Episode Guide
2007-05-15: Threesome Accomplished* Episode Guide
2007-05-01: Follow-Ups & Fuck-Ups Episode Guide
2007-04-24: Worst First Dates Episode Guide
2007-04-17: Abuse Of Power Episode Guide
2007-04-10: Pet Your Roommates* Episode Guide
2007-04-03: High School Hijinks Episode Guide
2007-03-20: Moldy V-Day Leftovers Episode Guide
2007-03-13: Steak & Blowjob Day Episode Guide
2007-03-06: Back To Basics Episode Guide
2007-02-27: One Month Of Singledom* Episode Guide
2007-02-20: Windy City Reprise Episode Guide

Season 14 – The DC Sessions (August 2 – September 12, 2006)

2006-09-12: Election Day Episode Guide
2006-09-06: Graveyard Shift* Episode Guide
2006-08-30: The Glory Hole Episode Guide
2006-08-23: Virgin Sacrifices Episode Guide
2006-08-16: Scandalous Summer Episode Guide
2006-08-09: The Selfish Bastard* Episode Guide
2006-08-02: The Hot Zone* Episode Guide

Season 13 (January 18, 2006 – May 31, 2006)

2006-05-31: A Farewell To Charms Episode Guide
2006-05-24: Counting The Days Episode Guide
2006-05-03: Unacceptable Behavior Episode Guide
2006-04-26: Tough Love, Tough Luck* Episode Guide
2006-04-19: Two Weeks In Palm Springs Episode Guide
2006-03-29: The Real World* Episode Guide
2006-03-22: Spring Break O’ Love* Episode Guide
2006-03-08: Global Sex Odyssey Episode Guide
2006-03-01: Trial Run Episode Guide
2006-02-22: Mr. Dubilina Goes To Washington Episode Guide
2006-02-15: Love All, Trust None* Episode Guide
2006-02-08: Compulsion Episode Guide
2006-02-01: Pedro Juevos Ramirez Episode Guide
2006-01-25: Health Code Violations* Episode Guide
2006-01-18: On The Road Of Life* Episode Guide

SEASONS 1-12 TO BE POSTED SOON . . .

SUPER </3, Part 1: Proof Of Commitment

BFN Networks presents
SUPER </3: A Year Of Noble Efforts
Part 1:
Proof Of Commitment
“We have to do this in order to be together.”

Host:
Justin Velander Holt

Special Guest:
David Cameo

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • “You’re That Justin”: A Fable

 Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor (TSYM Live)

  •  Noble Efforts Introductions
  • A Very Special Guest (aka Perfect Conditions for a Marathon Recording Session)
  • Reconciliation/Reunion (aka Something Worth Repairing)
  • Getting Smarter About Reaching Out (aka Meeting in the Middle)
  • A Positive Response to My Tears

Song: Barenaked Ladies / I Have Learned

    Welcome to SUPER </3
  • Washing Away Depression
  • A Jaunt to Central America (aka A Real Vacation)
  • The Ideals of a Relationship (aka Emotional & Physical Needs)
    Justin & Kell: A Committed Relationship
  • Certain Needs that Aren’t Being Met
  • The Dynamics of This Open Relationship (aka The Slut & The Monogamist)
  • Struggling with Desire
  • Committing to a Lifestyle
  • Putting Off the Kink
  • A Revolving Cast of Liars & Tourists (aka When Friends Turn Out to Be Flings)
  • The Ideal Scenario
  • Emphasis on the Keyword (aka Fuck BUDDY/FRIEND with Benefits)
  • A (Cavalier) Abuse of Friendship
  • Kell’s Overall Reluctance
  • Kell’s Underlying Concern (aka “Am I A Tourist?”)
  • The First Break-Up
  • Still on the Same Team
  • Justin Holt, Innovator (aka iFuck)

 Song: The Ike Reilly Assassination / The Mixture

  •  Powderhorn Art Party
  • Windy City Drunken Art Party #1
    A Truly Debauched Drunken Art Party:
  • First Annual Chicago CouchCrash (aka Event Planning All-Nighter)
  • Unforeseen Party Problems
  • Flirting with a Jersey Girl
  • The Unsettling Psych Out (aka Your Wants, Her Shame)
  • The Cost of Being Together
  • The Benefit of Making Fantasy a Reality (aka Deliriously Happy)
  • Delirious Art Drop (aka “You Gotta Get Up!”)
  • Near Tears over a No-Show
  • “Justin. Go home!” (aka Three Cheers for the Holt!)

 Song: Cee Lo Green / You Don’t Shock Me Anymore

SUPER </3 falls under Season 21 of the Noble Efforts podcast.
Episode originally recorded January 20, 2012.

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, Biffy Clyro, The Lonely Forest, Jukebox The Ghost, Freedy Johnston, Graham Colton, The Soundtrack Of Our Lives, White Light Riot, Shane Piasecki, Garrison Starr, Natalia Zukerman, Alison Scott, Trey Lockerbie, The Chapin Sisters, The Postelles, Peter Stormare, Ed Pettersen, Rogue Wave, Joshua James, Tina Dico 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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January 10, 2012 (S22) – Villain

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 22
January 10, 2012
Villain
“No more half measures.”

Host:
Justin Velander Holt

Special Guest:
Dale Bones, uncle of Justin Velander Holt

EPISODE GUIDE:
A sincere and brutally honest phone conversation between Justin and Uncle Dale regarding his most recent break-up.

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, Biffy Clyro, The Lonely Forest, Jukebox The Ghost, Freedy Johnston, Graham Colton, The Soundtrack Of Our Lives, White Light Riot, Shane Piasecki, Garrison Starr, Natalia Zukerman, Alison Scott, Trey Lockerbie, The Chapin Sisters, The Postelles, Peter Stormare, Ed Pettersen, Rogue Wave, Joshua James, Tina Dico 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!

Summer 2010 (S21) – Liars & Tourists

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 21
Summer 2010
Liars & Tourists

“Trust me, this shiny coat is not for you.”

Host:
Justin Velander Holt (f/k/a Bob Dubilina)

Special Guest:
Jared Karns

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Icebreaker: Faux Mexican Birthday Picnic

 Song: Jimmie’s Chicken ShackDropping Anchor (TSYM Live)

  • “What I Did with My Summer Vacation” (2010 Edition!) Introductions
    The Wrong Frenchies:
  • Two Hotties vs. Two Lovebirds
  • The Annoyed Chauffeur
  • Mr. Bait & Switch
  • Cutting Through the Bullshit (aka The Myth of Making Time for Someone)
  • That Constant Love High (aka Forever 19)

Song: Lucky Boys ConfusionThis Town Isn’t Big Enough For The Both Of Us

    The Best Surfers of Summer:
  • Alyssa (and Her Dirty Little Secret)
  • Scandal (& Shame) in the Coat Room
  • The Legend of Captain Boyshorts

 Song: Def LeppardHysteria

  • The Crux of Summer (aka “We Are Still Friends, Right?”)
  • Seduced by Lula von Hoop
  • Late Night C-List Burlesque

Song: ParachuteGhost

  • The Right Girl for Kell
  • Our Inevitable Shortcomings
  • The Downside of Swinging for the Fences
  • Night of the Flood
  • Urban Camping
  • Early Morning Trauma Bonding

Song: Red Wanting BlueWhere You Wanna Go

  • Pranking RWB
  • Saira the Inexperienced (aka A Bullet, Dodged)
  • The Shiny Coat Analogy
  • The Downside of Novelty
  • “Great Expectation? Really?!”

Song: The SunstreakOnce Upon A Lie

  •  1.5 Threesomes

 Song: Mike Doughty(You Should Be) Doubly (Gratified)

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, Biffy Clyro, The Lonely Forest, Jukebox The Ghost, Freedy Johnston, Graham Colton, The Soundtrack Of Our Lives, White Light Riot, Shane Piasecki, Garrison Starr, Natalia Zukerman, Trey Lockerbie, The Chapin Sisters, The Postelles, Peter Stormare, Ed Pettersen, Rogue Wave, Joshua James, Tina Dico 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!