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We discuss the movie Don’t Look Up (Netflix), putting our energy back into climate action after the movement has lost momentum during the pandemic and avoiding burnout when coping with the reality of the climate crisis.

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Clips:

DON’T LOOK UP, Official Teaser Trailer – Netflix; Just Look Up (From Don’t Look Up) by Ariana Grande and Kid Cudi; 2 clips from Don’t Look Up (Netflix); Pink Convertible by MARINA;  I haven’t been taking care of myself by Alex Lahey.

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Us in the early(ish) days of the podcast.

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We reflect on 10 years of our podcast, including:

  • A slight rebrand of our podcast.
  • How our politics have changed over the last 10 years.
  • Progress for social movements since we started the podcast.
  • The movie Don’t Look Up (Netflix) and responding to climate change.
  • The artists we’ve played the most on the show.
Thanks so much to everyone for listening to our show for any part of the last 10 years! If you’d like a FREE Progressive Podcast Australia iron on patch and/or badge, email us at progressivepodcast AT gmail dot com or message us on social media.

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Clips:

My Brand by Sole and DJ Pain 1; Peep Show ‘Johnson Over For Dinner’ – Series 1, Episode 4; Kath and Kim ‘Come in’; Bezos 2 by Bo Burnham from ‘Inside’ (Netflix); Dumb Things by AB Original and Paul Kelly; I Think You Should Leave, Season 1 – photocopier sketch (Netflix); I Spent the Winter Writing Songs About Getting Better by Proper.

If you enjoy the music we play on our show, check out our Spotify playlist ‘Progressive Podcast Australia Music and Comedy’! Nick also gives daily music recommendations on Twitter @NicksSong and on the Spotify playlist ‘Song of the Day by NicksSong’.

Image from: shondaland.com

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We weigh into the debate on cancel culture, including discussing the links adrienne maree brown makes between cancel culture and prisons, with the common factor being “disposable people”. We also discuss getting put “in the bin” for promoting the friendlyjordies documentary ‘Blood Water: the war for Australia’s water’.

You can also hear us guest hosting Rotations on 3CR Community Radio, playing some live music as a substitute for live shows during the pandemic.

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Clips:

Baby Cries sketch from I Think You Should Leave Season 2 (Netflix), Theoffcamerashow ‘Bo Burnham Forgives His 16 Year Old Self’, Bo BurnhamProblematic’ (from the Netflix Special ‘Inside’).

If you enjoy the music we play on our show, check out our Spotify playlist ‘Progressive Podcast Australia Music and Comedy’! Nick also gives daily music recommendations on Twitter @NicksSong and on the Spotify playlist ‘Song of the Day by NicksSong’.

Image from Myq Kaplan’s podcast Broccoli and Ice Cream: https://broccoliandicecream.libsyn.com/

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Comedian Myq Kaplan gives advice on finding time for ice cream (things you want to do) among the broccoli (things you have to do). He discusses how he makes time for the things that are important to him, including creativity, activism and much more!

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Recommendations from Myq:

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown.

Boomerang for Gmail.

Recommendation from Nick:

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen – also available as an audiobook.

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Clips:

Dollar SignsHi, Anxiety’, Zach SherwinCircumcising Wolverine’.

If you enjoy the music we play on our show, check out our Spotify playlist ‘Progressive Podcast Australia Music and Comedy’! Nick also gives daily music recommendations on Twitter @NicksSong and on the Spotify playlist ‘Song of the Day by NicksSong’.