Hens teeth. Its the 8th Show. Tune in/download the latest Drivetime Robbery

We have two brand new features in this weeks show.

We went on an amazing journey a few days ago, we went deep up the river of polony and nearly found the source.



We also have a telephone interview with Jim Jeffries.  He will be in South Africa in the next few days with shows in Cape Town and Joburg.

We have two sets of double tickets to give away.
We need you to send us your favourite Jim Jefferies punchline…send it to the twitter accounts @hellpants and @robvanvuuren

We have Wombat Sam in this week instead of Lauren.  she is probably doing something a lot more important.

Here are the Links for the week for the


“Lauren’s weird shit”
Who does the bible actually say to stone?
http://www.avclub.com/philadelphia/articles/who-does-the-bible-actually-say-to-stone,53734/

60 completely unusable stock photos
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/60-completely-unusable-stock-photos

Amazing origami insects
http://web.mit.edu/chosetec/www/origami/

Unfortunately Names Websites
http://www.boingboing.net/2011/03/30/unfortunately-named.html

GIRP game
http://www.wired.com/gamelife/2011/03/qwop-girp/

Baby trashes bar in Las Palmas
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cds7lSHawAw

Freddy Wong’s amazing videos
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DypnQQDAaU&feature=list_related&playnext=1&list=SP627F181E0CB37E19

“Just Breathe” crowd-made emotionally uplifting song:
http://www.zefrank.com/chillout/

Drivetime Robbery Show 4 with Rob Van Vuuren & Martin Evans

Hello Folks

 

Its the fourth show with Rob and my goodself

We’re going with a science theme today:

Let’s start with

Did viruses invent DNA?
http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2011/02/did-viruses-invent-dna.html

Psych-Out Sexism
The innocent, unconscious bias that discourages girls from math and science.
http://www.slate.com/id/2286671/

And some fun ways to fight the bias, first up is Architect Barbie
http://www.good.is/post/architecture-is-tough-will-architect-barbie-help-more-women-become-designers/

And then there’s the Smithsonian’s Women of Science comics (alas video is not viewable outside USA – bah, humbug)
http://www.comicsalliance.com/2011/03/02/smithsonian-women-of-science-comics-video/

But how do you know if you have an unconscious bias in the first place?
Are you racist/sexist/dumb-assist? These handy tests will help you figure out if you’re Manyi…
https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/demo/takeatest.html

Other neat stuff:
Polar bear swimmers playing underwater ice-hockey. Or is that under-ice water hockey?
http://www.boingboing.net/2011/03/01/polar-bear-swimmers.html

3D printed food-sculptures
http://www.boingboing.net/2011/03/02/3d-printed-food-scul.html