John Farallo and Matthew Austin
Small Talk Big Talk

Curiosity killed the cat but it hasn't gotten Matt and John.  Join this eccentric Uncle/Nephew duo as they explore big ideas and discover new knowledge.
11/19/20 John Tucker
Matt and John and their guest, John Tucker, discussed the following topics:
- Snell's law from physics
- Dark Matter
- Bootie's void, a part of the sky where there are no stars
- Worm holes
- Bob Wells (www.cheaprvliving.com)
- John's apocalyptic art
- Euler's equation
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11/5/20 Return of the Small Talk
This episode's topic is the Taiping Rebellion. This is the first episode where thinking heads are able to call in over the phone. Several of John's paintings are discussed during the Joy of Painting.
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6/4/20 The Kenn Morgan Experience
On this show Kajuan Lyons, John Farallo, Mike Hanna, Mike Mulley, Barbara Lynch-Johnt, Bob Roland, Adia Morgan and Carl Thiel (on the phone) discussed the following:
- How each person met Kenny
- How he impacted their lives
- How he brought them all together
- Photos of Kenny were shown
- A video of Kenny singing
- The history of the Burnham and Dodge art hour
- Black and White photography of Buffalo
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5/19/20 Happy Birthday Matt!
John and Matt discussed the following topics:
- We celebrated Matt's 30th birthday
- Matt's new rock band was announced "Metachew"
- Segments for future shows: Space, Religion, History, Biography and "The Joy of Painting".
- Matt's video of a dog going into space in an RV.
- The new Small Talk website was announced:
http://www.smalltalkbigthoughts.com
- Matt has started a website collecting data about Buffalo.
http://www.buffaloindicators.org
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2/28/18 What Rhymes With Zumba?
Two local Zumba instructors join Matt and John in the studio to talk about all things Zumba. Listen in as you are guided on this journey through the history, culture, politics of Zumba and more... Classes are at the LA Fitness in Southgate Plaza on Wednesday at 5:45, and Monday & Thursday at 9:45am.
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1/12/20 Sliding into Heather's DM
On this episode we discuss:
- Heather Dunham's website: Animatedhello.com
- Acting in Little Green People, Holland Road Massacre - the Legend of
Pigman,
- The interface "Twitch" in which people livestream video games.
- Heather's jobs on a cruise ship and at Disney.
- Geodesic castles in theory
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12/29/19 Salamander Chronicles
Matt and John are joined in the studio by Vinny, a scientist with research in herpetology, biology and evolution. Topics discussed include..Science!!!
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12/3/19 Smalltalk Singularity
Matt and John sit down to talk all things Tardigrades, 2020 Presidential Election, Technological Singularity, Polish Tatra Sheepdogs, Movies and more....
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11/7/19 From Japan: The Molice
Matt and John interview The Molice, a famous earthling music alternative band from Japan. We hear about their stories on the road, their songwriting process, how they got their name, their hobbies, their favorite monsters and the animals they would like to ride. Tune in and meet Yuzuru ( Guitarist ) , Rinko ( Vocal & Rhythm Guitarist ) ,Hirofumi Katsumoto”Paro” (Drummer)..
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9/13/19 George Grace, poet, artist, and chess enthusiast
Matt and John interview George Grace who recently was included in the book "Just 12 More Poems" and his upcoming book "Steeling America" about his days working at Bethlehem Steel.
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4/23/19 Drone Smalltalk
Matt and John sit down with Paul Drajem to discuss his photography, drone building hobby and other stuff.
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3/19/19 Save Your Servant
Local artist Kelly Kresconko joins Matt & John to discuss her upcoming art show at GCR Audio, disposing dead bodies, the mafia, van murals and more...
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3/14/19 Center for Inquiry
Matt & John sit down with Sarah and Candace from the Center for Inquiry to discuss atheism, skepticism and secular humanism.
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2/26/19 Pardon the Smalltalk!
In this free wheelin' episode Matt & John review the recent clown party, introduce their first sponsors, brainstorm a new food system, plan an innovative urban homestead and more...
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2/5/19 Patterns featuring Joshua Nickerson
In this episode we sat down with local artist Joshua Nickerson to talk about his art work and creative process.  Other topics discussed include brainstorming our own deaths, an advertisement strategy, forming our own Smalltalk religion, and nano bots.  Visit joshuanickerson.com to learn more.
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1/23/19:  Big Blue & the 716
We welcomed Rich & Jake, two young entrepreneurs who are revamping a blue school bus into a mobile office.  Topic discussed include School Bus conversions, solar eclipse festivals, babies and pregnancy sickness, the Van Nationals, among other things.  Visit mommymenu.com, urbanvantage.com and commonowner.com to learn more!
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1/8/19 The Shadows
We hosted Rodney Montgomery the supreme, charismatic leader of the Shadows Haunted House.  Topics discussed:  Clown Parties, Haunted Houses, Monsters, Serial Killers... and more. Youtube.com/thecolorofdye Facebook.com/theshadowshauntedhouse
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12/18/18 Episode 4
Topics discussed:
- The history of the hand pan
- Kit Harrington
- The instrument of the 21st century
- Nametag placement
- 3 songs are performed in studio on the hand pan    
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12/4/18 Show #3 Snack Time Physics
Topics discussed:  Quantum Dynamics, the Physics of Coffee Stains, Dusty Stuff, Energy from Sound, the Archaic Science Education system in the U.S.
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11/20/18 Show #2
Topics discussed: The closing of New Era cap company, becoming the destroyer of hats, Hindu spirituality, Vanning in the winter, human movement and music, how useless babies are.
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10/23/18 Show #1
Topics discussed: Meeting Kenny Morgan during gang fights in the 1970's. Living in vans. The differences and conflicts between generations. How to avoid paying garbage fees. Future plans for this podcast. 

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