Ottawhat 125 – Greg Houston

On the show this week, we talk with Greg Houston, a local comedian whose prolific hosting of Ottawa events means you’ve probably already seen him on a stage at some point. Greg shares a little about his Space Jam-themed Ottawa Fringe show and regales us with the story of the first time he bombed a set.


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Links:

Space Jameration: A Stand-Up Special
Yuk Yuk’s Summer Comedy Competition
Facebook.com/GHoustonComedy

@GHoustonComedy
on Twitter

Beer:

Freedom 35 – North American Craft

Ottawhat 124 – Tom Goldsmith

This week’s episode features Tom Goldsmith, a software developer and technology enthusiast whose most recent project, Sadblock, aims to rid social media feeds of annoying or negative stories. We also hear stories from Tom’s childhood about growing playing paintball in the woods and giving Diefenbunker tours.


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Links:

@thetomthought on Twitter
tomthought.github.io
sadblock.io

Beer:

Crimzen – Lost Craft Beer

Ottawhat 123 – Grant McSheffrey

On the show this week, we sat down with Ottawa’s own 3-time Jeopardy Champion, Grant McSheffrey. Grant tells his story about finally getting on the show, and shares his feelings on Ottawa, including its robust trivia subculture.


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Beer:

Pale Ale Project – Beyond the Pale