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Episode 22: Polishing Luke's Lightsaber

Episode 22: Polishing Luke's Lightsaber

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Welcome to the Valentine's day episode of News of the Galaxy podcast. On this, episode 22, Connor battles his most hated nemesis, Jody is called a bad boy type, Nick receives charges for his part in "Death Star Gate", Elna finds the last piece of the puzzle, Connor recreates Seven Samurai but he's the only one defending the village this time, Jody wants an arm chair, Nick does not have tacos for the third time, and Elna is now a Ninja Turtle. All that nonsense and more on this crazy episode of the podcast that you love even when it's just four idiots making Porg sounds.

This episode was recorded on 2/14/18.

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Episode 21: Snackbar

Episode 21: Snackbar

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On this two part episode of News of the Galaxy podcast the gang finally talks about The Last Jedi. Elna talks new comics, Nicks computer battery dies, Jody talks harry boots, Connor hates the mortis arc, Elna and Connor make prog sounds, Jody gets the go ahead on his new project, and Nick eats well podcasting. All that and much more on this extra special episode of your favorite podcast. Also sorry about the haft show we are working on it now and it will not happen again.

This episode was recorded on 1/31/18.

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Episode 20: Give the Money to the Porg Wrangler

Episode 20: Give the Money to the Porg Wrangler

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On this new year episode of News of the Galaxy the group kicks back and doesn't relax as they record a really weird and wild episode were Elna introduces here new segment and professionalism, Connor explores his new job as top porg wrangler, Nick edits out some puffins, Jody tends a fake bar, George Lucas escapes in his jetpack, Elna Boba fangirls out and buys the collection, Connor gets mad at an old man, Nick does not talk about knights of the old republic, and Jody gets served up some sweet revenge. All that and a great fan letter that will live on in the hearts and minds of podcasts are what you have to look forward to in this episode of the only podcast where all their members are in different places including one of them recording for a basement closet.

This episode was recorded on 1/3/18.

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Episode 19: There's Indoor and Outdoor

Episode 19: There's Indoor and Outdoor

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On this the 19th episode of News of the Galaxy Nick diches the gang so it's Jody, Connor, and Elna in this the first episode of the podcast where all the co-hoster forgot to take their Ritalin. In this crazy episode Connor just starts saying random numbers, Jody talks about how back in his day, Elna paints a word picture of a lovely Star Wars dinner, Connor (can't drink yet) talks about the new Star Wars bar, Jody talks about a thing he does not know about, and Elna backs the right robot. All that and much much more on the Star Wars podcast that decided to all sing over a laggy Skype connection.

This episode was recorded on 11/29/17.

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Episode 18: Meatball Babies

Episode 18: Meatball Babies

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On this the 18th Episode of News of the Galaxy the three knuckle-heads bring on a new and more qualified co-host, it's Elna Diez! In this packed episode Connor talks Last Jedi posters and trailers, Nick acts like he has somewhere to be, Jody just gives up, Elna shows the boys how it's done, Connor pitches his new TV puppet show, Meatball Babies, Nick asks why he even bothers, Jody races Elna to make a Star Wars Helmet, and Elna makes everyone hungry for Wookie cookies. All that and much much more on the Star Wars podcast that is old enough to move out.

This episode was recorded on 11/8/17.

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Episode 17: Keep Spinning You Goofy Death Star

Episode 17: Keep Spinning You Goofy Death Star

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On this, the 17th episode of News of the Galaxy podcast, the dudes finally get some diversity on their podcast by bringing on the wonderful Elna Diez to school these chuckle nuts on their Star Wars knowledge, Nick tries to solve all of science, Connor comes down with a podcast crippling illness called "stupid tongue", Jody weighs in on the raging controversy of Porg-gate, Nick starts living the dream, Connor's bits start to get old, and Jody summons a pickle. All that and much much more on the first episode of News of the Galaxy podcast with four people.

This episode was recorded on 9/26/17.

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Episode 16: Porg One Out For Palpatine

Episode 16: Porg One Out For Palpatine

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On this 16th episode of News of the Galaxy podcast Nick, Jody, and Connor talk about the new(ish) Rebels season 4 trailer, Connor gets a red card, Nick, well, I can't really remember what Nick did this episode sooo, Jody shows us all the stuff we don't have enough money to buy, Connor tells tales of giant porgs, Jody creates a strange time travel theory about Connor and a Target, and Nick makes some sick burns. All that and more on your Favorite Star Wars podcast that are looking to make a TV show called 3 men in a basement.

This episode was recorded on 9/6/17.

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  • Starting Question:
    • What movie would like to see but Star Wars style like Die Hard but on a star destroyer?
  • News:
  • Toy Report:
  • The Asteroid Field:
    • What do we want to see in the Obi-Wan movie.

Episode 15: What Did Nick Do This Time

Episode 15: What Did Nick Do This Time

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On this 15th episode of News of the Galaxy podcast Nick, Jody, and Connor talk everything from last Jedi behind the scenes reels to a Jabba snack bowl. Nick buys a flipping house, jody, umm... well really Nick buying that house was the biggest thing that happened in the episode. Connor made some jokes I guess. They talked about Thrawn, Nick talk about the old republic like always. Oh that's right they had a listener write in and tell them about a hot girl they meet at a library. Yep another episode of News of the Galaxy podcast.

This episode was recorded on 8/16/17.

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Episode 14: Not Your Daddys Podcast

Episode 14: Not Your Daddys Podcast

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On this 14th episode of News of the Galaxy podcast the gang get down to business and talk all things Star Wars. Nick talks impactful deaths, takes old Palpatine down a notch, and whatever else he does. Connor complains about his comic books, praises the great Guillermo Del Toro, and almost dies crushed by a stack of old DVDs. Jody loves his coffee cups, one up the others again in collecting, and drools over San Diego comic-con exclusives. You get all that and more plus stay for the bloopers at the end because Nick messes with Jody and Connor good. Also Connors mic was a little off the whole episode because we were trying something new, it will be fixed for next episode.

This episode was recorded on 6/28/17.

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Episode 13: Lets Rip It A New One

Episode 13: Lets Rip It A New One

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On this episode of News of the Galaxy we talk about Battlefront 2 news and Connor gets excited about it and Nick and Jody hate it, we get another letter telling Nick and Jody there great, Nick takes sides, Jody talks UK toys, Connor yells at people, Nick puts a ring on it, Jody scares some people, and Connor drinks a crap load of soda. All that and more on this episode of your favorite podcast that can tell you every cantina patrons backstory but has no idea who Nicki Minaj is. Yep, that’s News of the Galaxy for you.

This episode was recorded on 6/8/17.

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Episode 12: Gorgonzola King of the Monsters

Episode 12: Gorgonzola King of the Monsters

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On this episode of News of the Galaxy we talk about how Connor says Godzilla, Jody takes on the whole internet, our guest pretends to be Nick, Connor talks the big talk, Jody comes up with the starting question, and our guest remembers most of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon theme. Jody’s mic was buzzing for most of the episode so sorry for the audio problems.

This episode was recorded on 5/25/17.

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Episode 11: Starring Nick

Episode 11: Starring Nick

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On this episode of News of the Galaxy we talk about Jody’s time at Celebration, Connor turns in to a fast talking Star Wars salesman, Jody challenges Connor about the starting question, Nick gets a new mic, Connor talks Star Wars trailers, and all three of them get super existed about their first letter from a listener and then that lister lets down two of them. You are going to want to tune in for this fast episode of News of the Galaxy podcast because of the number of spit takes that almost happen.

This episode was recorded on 4/30/17.

Show Notes:
  • Starting Question:
    • Who is the next Fett after Jango and Boba Fett, what is his name, and what does he do (what is his job)?
  • News:
  • Toy Report:
  • The Asteroid Field:
    • What Star Wars TV shows will Lucas Film make next?
  • Palpatine’s Tip of the Week:
    • Palpatine reminds us to dusk our collectibles for bugs and crap.

Episode 10: Palpatine's Sip of the Week

Episode 10: Palpatine's Sip of the Week

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On this episode of News of the Galaxy, Connor Nick and Jody get pumped for Star Wars Celebration, Connor chews out Palpatine, Nick goes shopping during the podcast, Jody talks Lego, Connor talks about a season 4 of Rebels, Nick yells cut, Jody throws a penny on to Connors mind train, and George Lucas complains about Best Buy. All that and much much more on this 10th episode of the podcast the brings you 50% Star Wars, 20% comedy, 16% Yelling at Nick about things, 10% nonsense, 4% sound affects, and 100% nerd.

This episode was recorded on 3/30/17.

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