StarkCast

StarkCast

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A podcast which discusses nothing and everything.


79 - Amanda Albers
Jun 1 • 130 min
I talk with my friend from the Leftover Army, Amanda Albers. Amanda is a co-host of the amazing podcast, Leftover Army Monsters: Giant Podcast All Out Attack. Check out their most recent episode by following the link below. We talk a lot about the sad…
78 - Chris Eaton
May 13 • 158 min
I talk with fellow podcaster Chris Eaton from Snakes and the Fat Man; and My One Black Friend and My One White Friend. Chris talks about breeding ball pythons, I give an in-depth play by play on how to clean a catfish, we find out just how much Chris…
77 - Bridget
May 3 • 132 min
I talk with Bridget from the Leftover Army. We talked some current events, writing, I learned about seasoning a tarot deck, and we all learned that dildos aren’t essential shipping items. Facebook: StarkCast Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Email:…
76 - Dan Ramirez
Apr 6 • 206 min
I talk with Hero of Noise and all-around excellent human being Dan Ramirez. We get into all kinds of discussion on this one. I had the best time talking with him and am already looking forward to the next one! Facebook: StarkCast Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja…
75 - Dr. James Wetzel
Apr 3 • 148 min
I talk with my well-informed friend, Dr. James Wetzel. We spend a good amount of time talking about the pandemic. Opinions are expressed (by Joe) that will likely be decisive depending upon where you find yourself on the political spectrum. That being…
74 - Scott Schuette
Mar 26 • 200 min
It’s been a minute but StarkCast is back! I talk with Scott Schuette and he takes me to school once again, this time about the benefits of keeping a positive attitude and mindset. Of course we also talk about the infected elephant in the room. We’re…
73 - Ty Purvis
Sep 23, 2019 • 133 min
I catch up with previous guest of the show, Ty Purvis. We talked about a bunch of random ass shit. It’s pretty much what goes on around here. Talking, talking, hey! Something shiny over there… What was I supposed to be talking about again? That’s a…
72 - Comic Talk - Five Ghosts
Aug 1, 2019 • 116 min
I am joined by first-time guest on the show Benjamin Thomas as we break down and discuss the first five issues of the Image comic book series Five Ghosts created by Frank Barbiere and Chris Mooneyham. After a tragic encounter with an artifact known as…
71 - [SPOILERS] Stranger Things Season 3 - Paul Hart and Rod Claerbout
Jul 25, 2019 • 129 min
The Turn It Up To Eleven gang reunites for a SPOILER-filled review of Stranger Things Season 3. Website: https://media.zencast.fm/starkcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starkcastpod Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja (I’m seriously never on here though) Email:…
70 - Rebekah Dahling and Melissa Sloter
Jul 18, 2019 • 143 min
I had a blast and learned so much during the recording of this episode. Melissa tells us why Uber sucks, we find out just how polite midwesterners really are, and how Rebekah nearly became a resident of Delaware. Yeah… Delaware. But the middle of episode…
69 - Spider-Man: Far From Home [SPOILERS] - Joe Vitale and David Isaac
Jul 12, 2019 • 167 min
I discuss/SPOIL Spider-Man: Far From Home with Joe Vitale and David Isaac. We give our overall thoughts on the movie before taking a deep dive and breaking the movie down scene for scene. If the title didn’t give it away we are SPOILING all of the plot…
Bonus Content - Paul Hart
Jul 8, 2019 • 16 min
Paul answers questions from my boys regarding the unique critters he keeps in his summer school classroom and then goes on to talk about the benefits of the program for its students. This bonus segment is nearly free of explicit language except for the…
68 - Paul Hart
Jul 4, 2019 • 131 min
I’m talking with Paul Hart from the Animated Batcast! We start off talking about the upcoming animated Batman Hush movie slated for release on July 20th and spend a bit of time talking kung fu flicks as I had just finished watching Ip Man prior to…
67 - Rod Claerbout
Jun 27, 2019 • 125 min
Rod Claerbout, my co-host on Number One Comic Books, and I spend the first thirty minutes of this episode discussing the documentary Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers. This documentary is available on Netflix and if alien cover-up government…
66 - Dan Hoeppner
Jun 20, 2019 • 122 min
I talk with all-around awesome guy Dan Hoeppner about all sorts of stuff! This episode is classic StarkCast; meaning we bounce around and discuss topics ranging from serious to silly. Good times with the kaiju guy! Be sure to check out Dan’s podcast…
65 - Eric Marable - Chernobyl
Jun 13, 2019 • 133 min
Eric Marable and I discuss the HBO miniseries Chernobyl. And by discuss I mean spoil just about every bit of the show. Website: https://media.zencast.fm/starkcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starkcastpod Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja (I’m seriously never…
64 - Scott Schuette
Jun 6, 2019 • 154 min
I talk with Scott Schuette about the importance of ownership and accountability. Of course we also go into several other directions along the way. Pretty sure there are some Endgame spoilers in here, too. I honestly don’t remember everything we talked…
63 - Dr. James Wetzel
Mar 10, 2019 • 175 min
I talk with my friend Dr. James Wetzel! James is an experimental high energy particle physicist and college professor. We spend the first half of the episode talking the Nat Geo doc Free Solo and relate some of our own (comparably mundane) experiences in…
62 - Kevin Shanks
Feb 11, 2019 • 169 min
I talk with Kevin Shanks, former guest on the show and host of the podcast Nobody Asked You, Kevin! We start off a little deep discussing the perception of time as we age, we talk about the YouTube Premium show Wayne a bit, Kevin talks about tattoos and…
61 - Catherine Kirby
Jan 27, 2019 • 111 min
I have Catherine Kirby with me on this episode! We dive back into some familiar conversation between the two of us seeing as this is our second attempt at recording an episode. Back in October, Catherine and I had attempted and failed (completely my…
60 - SoloCast
Dec 31, 2018 • 34 min
Call me Van Peebles, son, cause i’m going Solo on this episode. If you get that joke, then good for you: You’ve seen a terrible movie. This episode is probably just as bad, but less entertaining as I manage to ramble on for over 30 minutes. I talk about…
59 - Alfred Stark
Aug 5, 2018 • 97 min
I sat down with my grandfather, Alfred Stark, and he told me some of his stories. I grew up listening to some of these and even got to hear a few new ones! This episode really means a lot to me and I am very happy that it was able to come together! Note -…
58 - Comic Talk with Rod
Jul 19, 2018 • 168 min
I got together with Rod and we set off with the intention of discussing the many Donny Cates titles on our pull lists. But we went into the weeds right off the bat and never really found our way back. Eventually we discuss a lot of different books in our…
57 - Joe Vitale
Jul 1, 2018 • 210 min
I had an awesome time talking with Joe Vitale of The Supercast. It’s been a minute since I recorded an episode and it was great to chat with Joe. We ran the gamut with subjects on this one and bounced all over the place. Enjoy! Website:…
56 - Dana Mahanay
May 17, 2018 • 130 min
I had a fun conversation with Dana that went all over the place. We talked MCU rankings, ghost stories, movies, comics, and a true story about the Bog of Eternal Stench. Be sure to check out Dana’s regular podcasts; GeekMode and Shoot The Sh%t. Website:…
55 - Jake Elliott
May 13, 2018 • 130 min
I had an awesome time chatting with Leftover Jake. We talk music, crazy cat ladies, and the unintentional comedy of Justice League. We also discuss the video for This Is America, by Childish Gambino. We barely scratched the surface on things I wanted to…
54 - Comic Talk - The Hard Place
May 11, 2018 • 199 min
Jordan and I talk The Hard Place with comic book creator Doug Wagner. The Hard Place is an Image comic created by Doug Wagner and Nic Rummel. We also get into some spoiler territory for Infinity War at the beginning of the episode. The Hard Place:…
53 - Rod Claerbout
May 6, 2018 • 172 min
Rod and I eventually get around to talking a little bit about Avengers Infinity War (Spoiler Alert!!!) and the 1991 Jim Starlin comic Infinity Gauntlet. Website: https://media.zencast.fm/starkcast Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/starkcastpod Twitter:…
52 - Sage Kelley
Apr 27, 2018 • 156 min
I had a lot of fun recording this episode and getting to know Sage Kelley. We talked about Star Wars, zombies, aliens, conspiracy theories, all kinds of fun stuff! We ran into some Skype issues, but we pushed through and had a good time regardless. I hope…
51 - David Isaac
Apr 23, 2018 • 174 min
I had an awesome time talking with podcaster David Isaac. Catch David on The Supercast, Tales from the Yard, and The Jedi Council. We talk all sorts of different stuff on this episode; from drunken shenanigans and pop culture to the shitshow that is…
50 - Rod Claerbout, Jordan Lekan
Apr 13, 2018 • 174 min
We set out with a plan to talk Regression, an Image comic by Cullen Bunn and Danny Luckert, as well as Dark Nights Metal, the recent DC Comics event headlined by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, but ended up just having lots of random conversation! I talked…
49 - Dave Fajman
Mar 30, 2018 • 128 min
I learned a lot this episode. Dave Fajman from Smugglers Coffee tells me all about the ins and outs of creating barrel aged coffees. We also get into craft beers, punk rock, and the woes of hard water. This was a really fun episode for me and I had a…
48 - Comic Talk - Lazarus vol. 1
Mar 23, 2018 • 121 min
Rebekah, Rod, and I had the intention of talking the first volume of Lazarus, an Image comic by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark. We eventually get there with some very StarkCast detours along the way. We also talk Batman/TMNT II, Star Trek: Boldy Go, a little…
47 - Doug Wagner
Mar 15, 2018 • 114 min
I talk with comic book creator Doug Wagner! Plastic and The Hard Place are two of my favorite mini-series and it was an absolute joy getting to discuss them with the writer, himself. We get into all sorts of comic book talk; from conventions to our…
46 - John Hawxby
Mar 8, 2018 • 140 min
I had an awesome time getting to know Hawxby! John and I talk MMA, cats, pinball, and beards before tackling the idiotic worlds of Alex Jones and flat earthers. John tells me all about his research and trolling of their internet groups. It is seriously…
45 - Comic Talk - Frostbite
Feb 26, 2018 • 109 min
Rod and I are joined by Paul Hart to talk Frostbite. A six-issue Vertigo comic by Joshua Williamson and Jason Shawn Alexander. It’s a Comic Talk episode so it goes without saying that this episode is full of spoilers! Frostbite is a great book and I had a…
44 - Kevin Shanks
Feb 22, 2018 • 129 min
I talk science with Kevin Shanks, a forensic toxicologist. We get into all sorts of weird, interesting stuff! He shares some wild stories of cases he was involved in before we get into an epic conversation about psychedelics, “toxins”, and the opioid…
43 - Comic Talk - Men of Wrath
Feb 15, 2018 • 162 min
Rod and I talk comics and other random topics for nearly two hours before discussing the advertised content, Men of Wrath, an Icon book by Jason Aaron and Ron Carney. And by discussing I mean spoiling the hell out of it! If you haven’t read Men of Wrath,…
I Become Death - Bonus Content!
Feb 11, 2018 • 28 min
I read the first chapter of my book, I Become Death. “Several years after a zombie apocalypse, people have figured out how to deal with the undead and have started clearing cities for rehabitation. I Become Death follows a team of professionals tasked…
42 - Bridget
Feb 10, 2018 • 183 min
I talk with Bridget, a friend from The Leftover Army, about Wicca, Tarot readings, and fan fiction among other things. Bridget is really funny and she had me cracking up the whole episode! I had an awesome time getting to know her better and I hope you…
41 - Comic Talk - Nemesis
Feb 4, 2018 • 168 min
I talk Nemesis, an Icon comic created by Mark Millar & Steve McNiven, with Rod Claerbout and Rebekah Dahling. Rebekah talks a little about Kill Or Be Killed and Rod tells us about Men Of Wrath. These are some crazy comics and we get into some equally…
40 - Game of Thrones Discussion
Feb 3, 2018 • 201 min
I talk Game of Thrones / A Song of Ice & Fire with Hanan, Arayo, and Benji. So… Spoiler Alert! We get into all sorts of fun stuff: Our favorite characters, moments, shocks, etc. We also get into Westerorsi history and Hanan and I, being non-book readers…
39 - Bernie Ortiz
Jan 31, 2018 • 187 min
I talk with fellow podcaster, Bernie Ortiz, about some of the Hollywood sexual misconduct allegations that have been in the headlines recently. We also go into the allegations against Aziz Ansari and some of the differences in that case of public opinion.…
38 - Matt Kirby
Jan 28, 2018 • 221 min
Matt Kirby and I ramble on about family, accidents in the workplace, woodworking, comic books, and idiots in supermarkets. I go on to drink too many strawberitas and we take a record amount of breaks! But seriously, I had a wonderful time talking with…
37 - Adam Cornette
Jan 27, 2018 • 100 min
I talk with YouTuber Adam Cornette about a plethora of topics. His love of songs from Hamilton, Porgs, comic cons, and what it’s like living with LCHAD deficiency. We go on some weird tangents on this one, too. I even find myself talking about homemade…
36 - Basel Tarabishi, Rebekah Dahling
Jan 25, 2018 • 187 min
I go on a fun ride with Basel and Rebekah talking about a variety of topics. The Alamo, Informer, some random 90’s stuff. But then things get serious and we talk about xenophobia in America and Basel shares his perspective of being an American Muslim in…
35 - Jesse Candelori
Jan 21, 2018 • 194 min
Jesse tells me about her journey into rock climbing before diving into travel and craft beers. She also tells me all about her profession as a massage therapist and we finish off the episode by talking football. Well she talks about it anyway! She also…
34 - David Isaac, Eric Marable, Kyle Kohl
Jan 19, 2018 • 195 min
This was a fun one! We start off talking Ancient Aliens, reptilians, and magic crystals before diving into some serious talk about the current state of America as it’s depicted in the media. Then we finish with drinking stories. Facebook:…
33 - Simeon Heimowitz
Jan 16, 2018 • 122 min
I talk with climbing guide Simeon Heimowitz about his rock climbing guiding business in Mexico. Simeon is super passionate about climbing and using the sport as a way to bolster the economy in rural Mexico. Check out the link below for more information on…
32 - Dante Serrecchia, Tim Arnold, Mike Darlan
Jan 14, 2018 • 166 min
I talk with Dante Serrecchia, Tim Arnold, and Mike Darlan about all things supeheroes. We share our introductions to superhero media and discuss our favorite characters and story arcs. The show really devolves and goes off the rails in the last 30 to 40…
31 - James Hopp
Jan 13, 2018 • 190 min
I talk with James Hopp from the Rock With Hopp podcast! We talk the great outdoors, hiking, Batman, comic books, permanent male birth control… All sorts of random talk in this one! We get into some mild spoiler territory on Batman Rebirth and The Last…
30 - Comic Talk - Plastic
Jan 11, 2018 • 70 min
Spoiler pussies beware! Rod and I talk Plastic, an Image comic by Doug Wagner. This was originally gonna be a group discussion episode, but we had some cancellations. So Rod and I pressed on regardless and spent an hour discussing this fantastic…
29 - Dr. James Wetzel
Jan 7, 2018 • 143 min
James and I talk about the current state of America for the first hour before diving into a science Q & A where James answers questions submitted by The Leftover Army. Lightsabers? Foldspace travel? Star Trek tech? We discuss the possibility of these…
28 - Comic Talk - Paper Girls vol 1
Jan 6, 2018 • 118 min
Rod Claerbout, Brooke Daugherty, Jacob Harman, and I talk about a multitude of different topics whilst attempting to discuss Paper Girls vol 1. An Image comic by Brian K. Vaughn and Cliff Chiang. This is potentially the weirdest StarkCast episode to date…
27 - Rebekah Dahling
Dec 19, 2017 • 183 min
First off, Rebekah and I have a very spoilery The Last Jedi discussion. You’ve been warned. Lots going on here. Somewhere in here I potentially offend my southern listeners. Rebekah tells me about the difficulty of obtaining broadway tickets. And we give…
26 - Paul Hart
Dec 11, 2017 • 128 min
Paul talks about his backyard wrestling days followed by his stint in the amateur wrestling scene. Seriously. In the second hour our comic book discussion somehow veers into the stellar cast of the movie Buffy The Vampire Slayer. This is a weird one,…
25 - Rod Claerbout
Nov 19, 2017 • 193 min
Rod and I defy the Skype gods and battle our way through robotics and strange pauses only to emerge victorious on the other side where we talk comics, movies and other random bullshit. Facebook: facebook.com/starkcastpod Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Email:…
24 - Dan West
Nov 16, 2017 • 229 min
I talk with Dan West for nearly four hours. Need I say anymore? Facebook: facebook.com/starkcastpod Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com This podcast is powered by ZenCast.fm
23 - Jordan Lekan, Sturdy, Eric Wade
Nov 4, 2017 • 182 min
The first group discussion StarkCast episode has landed! I talk conspiracy theories with Jordan Lekan, Sturdy, and Eric Wade. In typical StarkCast fashion we go off the rails a lot; politics, religion, offended peoples, all sorts of stuff! We had a lot of…
22 - Old Man Schuette
Oct 26, 2017 • 249 min
Old Man Schuette talks about the lessons he’s learned and the importance of character. I had a really excellent time and could’ve easily talked with the old man for several hours! We push through some Skype issues in the first hour before getting it…
21 - Brooke Daugherty
Oct 19, 2017 • 193 min
I talk with Brooke Daugherty about comic cons, creativity, heart ache, and moving on. I had a really great time getting to know Brooke and of course we had a lot of laughs! We encountered a few Skype issues along the way so enjoy the new Technical…
20 - Jordan Lekan
Oct 7, 2017 • 197 min
I talk with my soul brother Jordan Lekan from The Supercast. As usual when Jordan and I get together we talk about some pretty weird shit, but Jordan also talks about some heavy stuff he went through in his past. It was really great to talk with Jordan…
19 - Leftover Brian
Sep 22, 2017 • 312 min
I talk with Brian from Pop Culture Leftovers and boy do we talk on this one! Brian now holds the record for longest StarkCast episode. Topics range from serious to silly on this one! I had a great time talking with him and I hope you enjoy listening.…
18 - Paul Hart
Sep 2, 2017 • 190 min
I talk with Paul Hart from The Animated Batcast about his experiences in teaching and life. Paul is such a cool guy and so easy to talk to. I had a blast and I hope you enjoy listening! Facebook: StarkCast Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Email:…
17 - Clara Soh
Aug 16, 2017 • 136 min
I talk climbing with all-around badass Clara Soh about her journey into climbing and the places it has taken her. Fair warning: We use lots of climbing jargon in this episode so be prepared for minor confusion when we talk about things like crimpy…
16 - Jacob Harman
Jul 25, 2017 • 113 min
I talk with Jacob Harman about everything from D&D to why vinyl just sounds better. Facebook: StarkCast Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja This podcast is powered by ZenCast.fm
15 - Ty Purvis
Jul 9, 2017 • 106 min
I talk with Ty Purvis about his perspective on living in Utah. And he tells me about the best claw game in the state! Fair warning: I think I’m more scatterbrained than usual in this episode! Facebook: StarkCast Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com Twitter:…
14 - Jared Gafford
Jul 3, 2017 • 251 min
I talk with Jared Gafford from The Joe Schmoe Comic Show! He talks about his journey from musician to comic book creator. Then we spend over two hours talking random pop culture topics. I had blast talking with Jared and I hope you enjoy what ended up as…
13 - Rod Claerbout
May 20, 2017 • 185 min
I talk with Rod Claerbout about bodybuilding competitions and the intense training it requires. Rod also goes into great detail about proper nutrition and the need for discipline. Around halfway through we switch gears and talk about some of our favorite…
12 - Dan West
May 12, 2017 • 111 min
I talk with Leftover Army Podcaster and all-around awesome guy Dan West! We manage to just scratch the surface on a multitude of topics. I’m already looking forward to our next chat! Facebook: StarkCast Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com
11 - Joe Vitale
Apr 29, 2017 • 188 min
I’m talking with Joe Vitale from The Supercast! And boy do we talk! We get into all sorts of subjects. I had a great time and I’m already looking forwd to having him on agin! Check out The Supercast on Facebook! For more info on StarkCast check us out on…
10 - Dr. James Wetzel
Apr 25, 2017 • 186 min
Episode ten! The big 1-0. The episode where James and I talk current and divisive issues and likely (inetivably) piss people off. Facebook: StarkCast Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja
9 - Skyler’s Travels
Apr 14, 2017 • 135 min
Episode 9 of StarkCast is up!! I talk with a guy named Skyler that is currently walking across the United States; 3400 miles into a 5000 mile journey!! Links: Twitter: @TheTubbyNinja Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/starkcastpod/ Email:…
8 - Dub - Trollhunters
Mar 28, 2017 • 193 min
I’ve got James ‘Dub’ Heslinga on the show today and we are recapping the Netfx show Trollhunters. This is a first for StarkCast and I had a good time sitting down with Dub and recapping this show! Email: starkcastpod@gmail.com Facebook: StarkCast Twitter:…
7 - Rebekah Dahling
Mar 18, 2017
I’ve got Rebecca Dahling on episode 7 of StarkCast! You’ve heard her on Ladies of the Leftover Army Podcast and if not, look that up!! She’s great on that show and the many others I’ve heard her on. So naturally I was very excited to have her on…
6 - David Isaac
Mar 11, 2017 • 179 min
Hello, all! I’ve got another fun one for you today. I got the opportunity to chat with David Isaac. David is a co-host on the show Tales From the Yard. We talk about Batman for a bit before the conversation takes a very serious turn and we discuss…
5 - Eric Marable
Mar 5, 2017 • 184 min
Hello, all! I’ve got a fun one for you today. I got together with Eric Marable and we talked about his love of making geek-centric memorabilia, the joy of parenthood, and our annoying neighbors. I also go into detail about climbing history. It was so much…
4 - Sturdy
Feb 26, 2017 • 176 min
This is a good one, folks! I have a friend in law enforcement on the show today. Due to the nature of his job, Sturdy’s one rule for being on the show was that I could not use his full name, nor could I state the city in which he works. Following these…
3 - Alberto Lacayo III
Feb 21, 2017 • 125 min
Chatting with my friend, Alberto Lacayo III. Alberto is an inventor and an entreprenuer, he is also a rock climber as well as a climbing guide. We get into a variety of topics including: 3D printing, healthy living, rock climbing, and the challenges…
2 - Jordan Lekan
Feb 10, 2017 • 162 min
This was a fun one folks! Couldn’t have been happier to get to have a chat with Jordan from The Supercast. We talk about DC Rebirth, DCEU movies, the upcoming Power Rangers movie and a lot more. Jordan also helps me earn that explicit rating on this…
1 - Dr. James Wetzel
Jan 21, 2017 • 125 min
StarkCast Episode 1 featuring Dr. James Wetzel We talk about space, physics, climate change, and science denial.
0 - StarkCast Introduction
Jan 21, 2017 • 2 min