Episode 278

Warren tears down The Foundation, Jordan rejects Bowls of Sadness, & Chris spits on food spitoons.

We’re the antithesis of shotgun, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The Outsiders was published in 1967 by Viking Press.

The James Franco / Seth Rogan film about North Korea that Flatcap mentioned is The Interview.

The Mother Canada monument, officially the Never Forgotten National Memorial, was a project planned for Cape Breton Highlands National Park as a memorial to Canadian soldiers who had fought and died overseas. It was meant as a trans-Atlantic complement to the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France.


Show Notes

Nelly Furtado – I’m Like A Bird


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Episode 277

Charles “Bindle Stiff” Mair carries his perfect attendance record into 2017 with his THIRD appearance on the show.  Good news is Charles will soon be returning to his apartment and can stop squatting in the Horsingham Downs conservatory.

In the meantime, join Charles, Jordan & Chris as they talk atomic bombs, garbage bowls and Hank Williams alter ego.

We serve up fresh Aunty-pasta-way, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The Mick is broadcast on Fox not ABC.

The Australian Hat that Jordan was wondering about is in fact called an “Akubra”.

The “Project Dora” Jordan wondered about is likely the Mittelbau-Dora concentration camp supplying labour to manufacture V-2 rockets.

Hedy Lamarr developed a radio guidance system for Allied torpedoes, which used spread spectrum and frequency hopping technology to defeat the threat of jamming by the Axis powers.


Show Notes

Rachael Ray Garbage Bowl


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Episode 276

It’s a new year and yet everything remains the same here at Horsingham Downs.  Charles “Bindle Stiff” Mair is back again to talk Blade Runner, Gwynne Dyer and Star Wars!

We walk away after the bear attack, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

Lunch is almost the midday equivalent of supper — it’s also a lighter and less formal meal than Dinner, but is used specifically when referring to a midday meal. So whether you use lunch/dinner or dinner/supper is heavily determined by when your culture traditionally has its largest meal.


Show Notes

Dirk Gentley’s Holistic Detective Agency (2016)


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Episode 275

It’s the Christmas wrap up show! Jordan and Chris are joined by Charles “Bindle Stiff” Mair to talk fat action heroes, split finger nails and STAR WARS… NOTHING BUT STAR WARS!

We’re like a Hall & Oats song, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans



Show Notes

VICE – Armed and Reasonable


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Happy Holidays From Horsingham Downs!

Due to the weather and the holiday schedule, the chaps at Horsingham Downs were unable to power up the wireless radio for this weeks episode.

Fear not dear listener for we shall return next week to trip the light fantastic.

Until then, we here at Horsetrack Hooligans wish you a Happy Holidays and leave you with this holiday message to keep your spirits high during these long cold nights.

Episode 274

Hot Tub Monkeys! Giant Rubber Suits! That famous huge intersection!

Matthew “Mint Muddler” Kowalyk returns this week to help Axhandle plan his Japanese vacation and share more J-Facts!

We visit the Shrine of the Mountain Clam, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The huge intersection in Japan that Chris mentioned is Shibuya Station.

The hot tub monkeys are Japanese macaque (or Snow Monkey) who live in Jigokudani, Japan located in the Japanese Alps.

The “trumpet guy” Chris was wondering about was Doc Severinsen.

The Real Doll factory located at Abyss Creations in San Marcos, California.


Show Notes

Cheap Trick – I Want You To Want Me (Live At Budokan)


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Episode 273

It’s the Christmas Season so that can only mean one thing!  The return of Mint Mudler!

Matthew “Mint Muddler” Kowalyk joins the boys to talk boot shaped mugs, linguists in film and being a large bearded man working at a grade school.

Is the lid really necessary, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Show Notes

Stomping Tom Connors – Lady K.D. Lang


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