Old Guys Yelling At Clouds

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we talk about violence in Chicago, Maxine Waters inciting violence, Washington State banning gas-powered vehicles, the crypto crash, racism, fake-news, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Kyle Johnson ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:LadyGetOverItSean McCuneanonymous33Betty SoleroBill Barnes – https://www.icqpodcast.comRayford Bacon III THANK YOU FOR … Continue reading "Episode 153: It’s A Gas Gas Gas"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we talk about policing in the United States, the whitest paint ever, fleeceware, Discord censoring itself, CNN losing a huge part of its audience, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Magdaleno Gutierrez THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING GRUMPY OLD BENS! NOTES … Continue reading "Episode 152: Racist Paint"

Our good friend Larry of That Larry Show joins us to celebrate the two-year anniversary of Grumpy Old Bens! Topics covered include Hate speech, free speech, censorship, Joe Rogan, John McAfee, crypto-currency, BLM, wokeness, social media, FLoC, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sir_OMAdowodenum ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sir JacksonLinda … Continue reading "Episode 151: Two-Year Celebration"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we discuss when deepfakes are real, a new Zoom exploit, Twitch banning people for off-platform behavior, fonts are racist, UPnP, ID for social media, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Cal of Lavender Blossoms – https://www.lavenderblossoms.org/Herb LambSirLeeMofo ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sir_EDank SteadyMutterBrewCityMikeDavid … Continue reading "Episode 150: Twitch Snitch"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we discuss a Facebook hack that exposed user data, a Super Mario cartridge selling for crazy money, MLB, woke corporations, Tesla, and more! Also, we believe John C. Dvorak will be joining us for episode #150 on Thursday, April 8th, Darren’s birthday! We hope you enjoy the show, … Continue reading "Episode 149: Get Over It"

As Grumpy Old Bens closes in on our two-year anniversary, we once again find stuff to be grumpy about. We talk about two special shows coming soon, including a show with John C. Dvorak, “fixing” climate change, big tech and the Democrat party, the Coinbase IPO, Wokeism, piracy, and more! We hope you enjoy the … Continue reading "Episode 148: Dunder Mifflin Piracy"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we discuss fixing furnaces, crypto-currencies, Microsoft buying Discord, smart toilets, and more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER:coldacid – https://rareencounter.net ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Kenny-Ben THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING GRUMPY OLD BENS! NOTES / LINKS: Chicago shootings: 30 shot, 3 fatally, in weekend violence across … Continue reading "Episode 147: Sowing Discord"

An episode filled with information including why you shouldn’t use SMS for two-factor authentication, what Microsoft, Adobe and others are doing to ruin privacy online, Amazon forcing drivers to be monitored by AI, Chrissy Teigen leaving Twitter, and more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCER:B10m ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Dawn JessiphProgoSir Seat … Continue reading "Episode 146: Just Biden Our Time"

John Cleese is selling the Brooklyn Bridge as a NFT, Spotify is censoring songs, Facebook to open an underage Instagram, Donald Trump to launch his own social network, the FCC defining broadband, Victoria’s Secret marketing shift, and much more on this episode of Grumpy Old Bens. We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! … Continue reading "Episode 145: Too Hot To Spot(ify)"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens, we dive into phone use and stress, the Soup Nazi Kitchen in Washington, the use of language, facial recognition, how the RTX 3060 is being used to mine Etherium, Tusky being banned from the Google Play Store, “bitch to boss,” and much more! We hope you enjoy the … Continue reading "Episode 144: Bitch To Boss"

Crazy cheer-mom creates deepfakes to try and destroy her daughter’s competition, Photoshops new neural filters, trust and Google, India moves towards making cryptocurrencies illegal, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Brian GenackTHANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING GRUMPY OLD BENS! NOTES / LINKS: Chicago gun violence leaves 4 dead, … Continue reading "Episode 143: Fake You"

Ryan is back and brings the rant as we discuss Brave Goggles, crypto mining, NFTs, the fire at the OVH data center, surveillance camera hacks, Bluetooth sex toys, facial recognition as a form of payment, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Mud Pig ASSOCIATE – EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Thomas … Continue reading "Episode 142: Pay With Your Face"

Ryan is still recovering from his dental procedure so Gene Naftulyev of the “Sir Gene Speaks” Podcast filled and and showed why he is a top-notch bloviator. We talked about the Podcaster Pro project, Clubhouse, Laserdisc players, and a whole lot more. We present to you the longest Grumpy Old Bens episode ever! We hope … Continue reading "Episode 141: Bloviating With Gene"

The Tooth Fairy came early for Ryan so Experts Boo-Bury and Sir Spencer were called in to pinch-hit. The result is a fun conversation about the Washington football team getting rid of cheerleaders, a Japanese super-computer telling us what we already knew about double-masking, whether Internet is essential to life, and a whole lot more. … Continue reading "Episode 140: Bowl After Sch3m3s"

On this episode of Grumpy Old Bens we discuss the privacy problem introduced by Amazon Alexa Skills, racist oximeters, Facebook paying out to Illinois residents, Gab was hacked, space tourism, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:coldacid – http://rareencounter.net ASSOCIATE – EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Brian GenackSteve ERabbit of CaerbannogSteven … Continue reading "Episode 139: Alexa Ruin My Privacy"

A tech filled episode of Grumpy Old Bens where we discuss how NVIDIA is crippling the crypto mining ability of their new video card, the cesspool that is Reddit, Twitter trying to monetize their network, and much more! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sir Howitzer & Dame Sexy ASSOCIATE … Continue reading "Episode 138: Crippling Crypto"

We dive further into the concept of social media sites paying for links, what happens when governments don’t understand tech, what happens when government forces businesses to pay “hero pay,” the idea that could revolutionize streaming music, and more on this episode of Grumpy Old Bens! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! … Continue reading "Episode 137: Stamping Facebook"

Australia takes on Google and Facebook, Maryland tries to tax online ads, Joe Biden says we aren’t devided, the death of Rush Limbaugh, and more on this episode of Grumpy Old Bens! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Cal from Lavender Blossoms – https://lavenderblossoms.orgSirLeeMofo ASSOCIATE – EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sean McCuneRayford Bacon … Continue reading "Episode 136: Aussies Vs. Big Tech"

Big Tech blinks and gives into Australia, natural gas vs. electricity, hackers try to poison a city’s water, the Windows registry, math is racist, diversity, tracking , and more on this episode of Grumpy Old Bens! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:JCD Is AsshoeSir Keg of the SpringSir Howitzer … Continue reading "Episode 135: Big Sewer"

Will Twitter decentralize, IoT rat traps, safe browsing or data harvesting, secure messaging, custom panels for your PS5, and more on this episode of Grumpy Old Bens! We hope you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us! SUBSCRIBE/DONATE: http://grumpyoldbens.com EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Sir Luca of Switzerland ASSOCIATE-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:Mud PigKeith Van DijkSir Fudgefountain THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING GRUMPY OLD BENS! … Continue reading "Episode 134: App Traps"