The Connect2 Podcast
Season2 E04: What Is Your Most Unusual Movie Going Experience

Season2 E04: What Is Your Most Unusual Movie Going Experience

June 28, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff discuss their most unusual movie going experiences.  Times have changed and so have our movie experiences.  As usual, Mark and Jeff discuss what they learned in the past week, corny dad jokes and media they are currently consuming.

S2 Episode03: What is a Meme and Why are we So Interested?

S2 Episode03: What is a Meme and Why are we So Interested?

June 21, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff discuss Memes.  Where they come from, what makes a meme and generally look at how the internet has changed how we share experiences.  In this episode, we learn about how your memory works, different types of bias, how the James Webb Telescope is hardened for meteor strikes as well as media including Ozark, The Boys, Stranger Things, Obi Wan Kenobi and Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.  This episode can be viewed on Youtube.  That link will be posted in a couple of days.  Check out our facebook page for links to all the content referenced.

S2 E02: The Three Things You Need to Manage Change in Retirement

S2 E02: The Three Things You Need to Manage Change in Retirement

June 14, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff discuss the trials and tribulations of retiring and things you need to consider to help prepare.  We also discuss the need to change management as you sell your business and transition from a role that might define your identity.  We talk about the three things you need to have a successful retirement.

We also discuss things we learned, introduce a new cast member and review media we have consumed including Top Gun Maverick, Ozark, Strange New Worlds and Obi-Wan Kenobi

Season 2-Episode: Reintroducing Ourselves

Season 2-Episode: Reintroducing Ourselves

June 7, 2022

In this episode Mark and Jeff, reintroduce themselves and talk about highs and lows of podcasting for the past year.  As usual we discuss what we learned this week and what media we are consuming.   We talk about volcanism on Pluto, the crash of Terra/Luna's Crypto, how Shazam works, Exit planning for entrepreneurs, photography, Star Trek Strange New Worlds, Hanna, Ozark and Obi-Wan Kenobi

Episode 52: Season finale… the most dangerous thing you have ever done

Episode 52: Season finale… the most dangerous thing you have ever done

May 31, 2022

In the season 1 finale, Mark and Jeff discuss the most dangerous things they have ever done (and realize they are not danger seekers).  They also discuss things they learned this past week and media they have been consuming on various streaming services as well as movie theatres.  Next week... we start a new season and will be recording it to post on Youtube

Episode 51:Dealing with Older Relatives as they Age

Episode 51:Dealing with Older Relatives as they Age

May 24, 2022

In this episode Mark and Jeff discuss some of the difficult talks and circumstances as relatives age.  They also discuss the some of the less discussed issues surrounding aging.  In addition, they discuss things they learned in the past week and media they are consuming....

Episode 50: The Russian War on Ukraine… some interesting strategies by Ukraine

Episode 50: The Russian War on Ukraine… some interesting strategies by Ukraine

May 17, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff examine some interesting details on the Russian war on Ukraine.  In particular, we examine the app that the Ukrainians are using to target Russian positions.  We also discuss the affect of having Finlanders as part of the foreign legionnaires in Ukraine.  We also examine what we have learned and the media we are consuming.

Episode 49: A Planned Travel Episode that turned into a Discussion about Roe v. Wade in the US

Episode 49: A Planned Travel Episode that turned into a Discussion about Roe v. Wade in the US

May 10, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff start out with the best of intentions of discussing travel during a pandemic which was overshadowed by the leak of a draft opinion from the US Supreme Court (SCOTUS) that would overturn a landmark decision from 1973 of Roe v. Wade.  Mark and Jeff also discuss what they learned this week including how many nuclear warheads countries actually have, where solar panels lose power, Lucid motors, military spending in the US, Moon knight, Better Call Saul, Picard and Dr. Strange: the Multiverse of Madness

Episode 48: Elon and the Twitterverse… what a mess!

Episode 48: Elon and the Twitterverse… what a mess!

May 3, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff discuss the craziness surrounding Elon Musk's purchase of Twitter.  Typical of the short attention span required of twitter, the episode discusses a lot of other subjects too as topics led to other topics.  In this episode we also discuss things we learned (how much pee is in pools, virtual cashiers at Freshii, Aristotle's wheel paradox, bullet trajectories and Ryerson's name change)  We also discuss media we are consuming including Venom: Let there be carnage, Everything Everywhere All at Once, Chronical 2067, Moon Knights, Picard and Tenet)

Episode 47: Mark and Jeff’s Top 10 movies of all time

Episode 47: Mark and Jeff’s Top 10 movies of all time

April 26, 2022

In this episode, Mark and Jeff discuss their top 10 favourite movies and why they picked them.  We also discuss getting over COVID, a couple of DAD jokes, the coffee we are sampling, the treat we had as well as the media we are consuming (Alien Covenant, Better Call Saul, Moon Knight and Picard)

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