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December 13, 2009 (S20) – Petty Grievances

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 20
December 13, 2009
Petty Grievances

“You’d make a great rich guy!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Maya Dynamite!

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Dirty Jeans Lament

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • Rampant Sexual Tension Introductions (aka Fight or Fuck!)
  • Apathetically Unemployed
  • Turning Passion into a Paycheck (aka Anti-Anti-Guy Promotions Demotions)
  • Never Take Your Work Home
  • “What Do You Know About Unemployment?” (aka Fear the IRS!)
  • Commemorative Cubicle

Song: Biffy Clyro / Booooom, Blast & Ruin

  • Biffy Clyro Music Night!
  • Prematurely Terminated
  • Ambiguous Work Schedule
  • Ambitious Overtime
  • Take Full Advantage of the System!
  • Every Job Is a Crapshoot (aka Rich Man’s Whim)
  • Don’t Envy the Debt-Ridden
  • The $12,000 Man

Song: Biffy Clyro / Bubbles

  • No Love for the Morning Rush
  • Fast-Tracked Home Ownership Sidetracked
  • Cash Is Still King

Negative Reference #2:

  • The Risk of Monday Morning Quarterbacking
  • False Assurance from a Norwegian Turncoat
  • Fascination/Obsession with Sex
  • A Reputation at Stake (aka “Don’t Think of a Rapist!”)
  • An Attempt to Clear the Air
  • Anticipating the Ripple Effect (aka Your Validity as a Host)

Song: Biffy Clyro / Cloud Of Stink

CS Turkey Day Orphan Potluck:

  • Mouse House Turkey Day Fiasco
  • Coach House Thanksgiving!
  • The Antagonistic Surfer
  • The Minaz Dilemma (aka Negative Reference #3 (WTF!))
  • Further Public Quarreling
  • The Warning Box (aka The Zit Gets Even Bigger)

Song: Biffy Clyro / God & Satan

  • Good Times with Recent Surfers
  • The Russian Au Pair Incident (aka No-Show Anger Spike)
  • A Most Decadent Office Holiday Party
  • The Silver Kazoo
  • Future Job Prospects
  • Apologies for a Lousy Season Finale
  • Sign-Off: Keep Your Nose Clean, It’s BFN Networks!

Song: Biffy Clyro / Mountains

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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November 10, 2009 (S20) – Egregious Violations

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 20
November 10, 2009
Egregious Violations

“Quick! To the Violation Station!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Henry Hall

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Henry Hall’s Dinosaur Facts!

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • The House of Hall Diminished
  • Eating the Dinosaur Introductions
  • White Collar Kleptomaniac
  • Inappropriate Personal Content in the Office Printer
  • Men’s Room Neuroses
  • Dread of a Full House (aka Bob’s Secret Terror)
  • Restroom Ninja (aka Stall Drop!)
  • #2 Doppelganger

Song: Gnarls Barkley / Who Cares?

Negative Reference Recap:

  • An Appeal for Compromise
  • Dissecting the Response
  • The Damning Dirty Talk (aka “I’m Violating You!”)
  • The Cropsey Standard
  • Best Intention, Worst Insinuation
  • The Final Word (Damn the Voice of Reason!)
  • Let the Crime Correspond with the Assumption! (aka Henry Takes It Home)

Song: Biffy Clyro / Bubbles

A Most Offensive Policy of Truth:

  • The Weight Watcher (aka Metabolism Is The Enemy)
  • Berkley Manor B.O. Vigilante
  • Hosting vs. Socializing
  • The Privilege to Surf (aka Small Demands, Big Payoffs)
  • Just Desserts for Leading By Example
  • The Right to Host
  • Interests Are NOT Demands! (aka CS Litmus Test)
  • Bob’s Intentions: Loud & Clear

Song: Collective Soul / Why, Pt. 2

  • The Most Aggravating First Date EVER!
  • Sign-Off: I’M VIOLATING YOU! It’s BFN Networks!

Song: Five Foot Zero / Beat Around The Bush (Demo)

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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October 27, 2009 (S20) – The Livers!

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 20
October 27, 2009
The Livers!
“I’m kicking like a Rockette!”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Kyle Ramos

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: Rumor Has It (Ramos Lives!)

Song: Jimmie’s Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor

  • Big News from a Perpetual Tease
  • Busy Bob Introductions
  • The Rainiest October
  • Lives Cut Short (aka A Week of Freak Accidents)
  • No Escaping Death (aka Never. Stop. Kicking!)
  • The Hermit’s Epiphany (aka Props to the Livers!)
  • Vitamin Overdose
  • The Dangers of Living Life to the Fullest (aka Too Many Affairs to Remember)
  • The Inevitable Universal Breakdown
  • Crossing One Off the Bucket List (aka Bob Dubilina Ball Cancer – CHECK!)

Song: Mike Doughty / (You Should Be) Doubly [Gratified]

  • High on Hosting (aka Addicted to Validation)
  • The Most Important Rule for Organizing CS Meetings
  • Hey! Mr. Spaceman! Special CS Weekly Meeting
  • No Need for Applause!
  • Lack of Feedback on Big Events
  • A Substantial Financial Loss (aka “70% Is Not Good Enough!”)

Song: Monsters Of Folk / Whole Lotta Losin’

  • Fleeced by Folkies
    Bob’s First Negative Reference:
  • Cristina’s (Gracious) Negative Reference
  • Subject: Negative Review?
  • Bob’s Positive Reference
  • What Really Happened That Night (aka A Summary of Borderline Scandalous Events)
  • Two Prevalent Theories (aka Taking Advantage vs. Misdirected Blame)
  • Coulda Woulda Shoulda! (Damnit!)
  • Seeking Assurance from Others
  • An Argument for Ambassador Renewal (aka CS Supreme Court Judge for Life!)
  • Subject: A Compromise (aka Final Appeal)
  • The Privilege of Bob Action!
  • Couch Without a Host
  • (Yet Respectfully) Disregarding All Boundaries
  • Polishing the Positive Reference
  • Mad Love for Those Made In Brasil!
  • Remember: There Are No Guarantees of Getting Laid (aka “Be A Gentleman!”)
  • Best Reference to Date! (Besios, Brasilia!)
  • Impromptu Plans for BFN Oslo (aka Conquer Norway – CHECK!)

Song: Barenaked Ladies / Why Say Anything Nice?

  • The Terminally Unimpressed Surfer
  • A Premeditated Tsunami of Bogus Negative References
  • Kyle’s Current School Schedule (aka Vicarious Living Through the Internets)
  • The Girl from Minneapolis (aka Fall Romance, Winter Heartbreak)
  • “Don’t Mess with Injuns!”
  • The Yardstick of Civilization
  • The Smallpox Argument (& Other Unacceptable Remarks)
  • The New Limits of Dread
  • Bob Dubilina, Transition Boyfriend
  • An Unhinged Thought Process on the Momentum of Love
  • Kyle’s (Surprising!) New Approach on Love (aka Live, Experience, GO!)

Song: Mumford & Sons / Little Lion Man

    Writing Workshop Breakthroughs:
  • I’m Not Ready For This Relationship: The Game!
  • The Listmaker Gives Permission to Let It Go
  • Kyle Prefers to Go It Solo
  • Falling Asleep During Sex
  • The Wonders of SleepSex!
  • Sleeptalkers
  • No Sleep ‘Til Oslo!
  • PLEASE BE SAFE!
  • Sign-Off: Don’t Live Your Life in the Fridge, It’s BFN Networks!

Song: Red Wanting Blue / Are You Listening?

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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October 6, 2009 (S20) – Hint Of A Spark

BFN Networks presents
Noble Efforts
Season 20
October 6, 2009
Hint Of A Spark
“I respect your truth, but I think you’re lying to yourself.”

Hosts:
Bob Dubilina
Henry Hall
Maya Dynamite!

EPISODE GUIDE:

  • Special BFN Opener: The Alphabet of Seduction

Song: Jimmie's Chicken Shack / Dropping Anchor (BFN Live)

  • Introductions & Overdue Promotions
    Maya Donates Her Eggs (aka Baby Goes the Dynamite!)
  • Highlighted in the Donor’s Catalogue (aka Photogenic as First Priority)
  • Request for an Average Egg
  • HOLY SHIT! 23 EGGS!
  • The Next Generation of Dubilina Conquests (aka Seducing the Maya & Megan Superbaby!)
  • “I Miss Megan . . . ’s Boobs.”
  • No Apologies for Future Offenses

Song: Joshua James / Magazine

  • Time to Tackle the Love Life
  • Price Cap on Egg Donation
  • Padding the Hours on the Paycheck
  • Mo’ Money, All Problems (aka Wanted: Naked Biographer)
  • A Night Out with Naked Girls Reading (aka Hardcore Book Learnin’)
  • “Seriously, Suspend Your Disbelief” (aka Nudity + Literacy = JOY!)
  • Failed “Naked Girl” Franchises
  • Blatantly (Albeit Tastefully) Seduced by Sofi Minx
  • BFN Recommends: F. Gonzalez-Crussi’s Days of the Dead (Preferably Read by a Naked Girl)

Song: The Fags / Here’s Looking At You

  • Naked Audience Singing!
  • High Demand for Literate Prey
  • Crazy Jenna’s Preemptive Attacks (aka Swinger/Player/Shithead)
  • The Loaded Question
  • Burned Up & Walking Wounded
  • The Rejected & Deflected Method (aka “Where’s My Fucking Friend?!”)
  • The Hostile & Derisive Approach (aka His Honesty = Her Ammunition)
  • Bob’s Nightmare Roommate Scenario

Song: Collective Soul / Why Pt. 2

  • Fight Assumption with Prying Personal Questions!
  • Guilty Until Proven Negative
  • Lost in Distraction
  • (Explosively) Cutting Your Losses
    Hints of a Spark:
  • Stupid-Smitten with Silje (aka The Jamie Blythe Effect)
  • Her Perception vs. His Reality
  • Romanian Wildcat Fling
  • Convoluted (& Conflicting) Majority Opinion
  • Explaining vs. Defending (aka “But What Are You?”)
  • “This Relationship Has an Expiration Date.”
  • Outsourcing All Romantic Pursuits (aka Windy City Lover Ghost Town)

Song: Ike Reilly / I Don’t Want What You Got (Goin’ On)

    Malakov Tango:
  • The U-Haul of Baggage
  • Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
  • One More Round
  • A Most Frustrating Disconnect
  • The Essence of Dubilina
  • “You Don’t Belong to Me.”
  • To Fuck Around or Not to Fuck Around (aka Existential Dating)
  • “I Want the Best of You!”
  • Too Late for a Second First Impression (aka Minor League Housesitter)
  • “There Are No Prime Candidates!”

Song: Sense Field / Burn

  • Bob Dubilina, Late Night Taxi Driver
  • Naked Bob Driving!
  • The Final Word
  • Sign-Off: BFN Networks – Clothing Optional!

Song: Soul Asylum / Oxygen

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!