C&M38: Waco Wackos

Play

Waco WackosWaco Wackos Show Notes and Links.

In Waco Wackos, Carl and Mike try to make sense of the recent bike gang killings in Waco. What drives people to join fringe groups? And is Waco the vortex of weird? Plus, logo makeovers, running for President on the DL (down low) and Carl goes bacon shopping.

[02:00]: Presidential Update: Carl and Mike wonder why Hillary Clinton would go incognito on a Presidential run? Mike talks about the benefits of keeping running for President on the down low through an exploratory committee.

[05:32]: Logo Makeovers & Bacon Shopping: From Aunt Jemima to the Hamburgler every brand mascot these days seems to gets a makeover. Mike points out that the makeovers extend to his crackers. Carl gets played shopping for bacon.

[09:52]:  Waco Wackos and Other Fringe Groups: Carl and Mike talk about the recent biker shootings in Waco. And wonder about the seemingly proliferation of fringe groups in America today and what drives people to join them.

[20:09]: Marketing to the Fringe : Carl and Mike talk marketing to the fringe and how we’re all in some kind of fringe group.

[22:34]: Waco and the Vortex of Weird: Carl and Mike highlight that when it comes to weird Waco Wackos has it all.

 

CARL AND MIKE WACO WACKOS LINKS:

That’s Not the Hamburglar! Food Mascot Makeovers We Loved to Hate: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/foodanddrinknews/11588458/Thats-not-the-Hamburglar-Food-mascot-makeovers-we-loved-to-hate.html

 In the Wake of Deadly Waco Bike Shootout Guns. Knives, Clubs, Chains, but Few Answers: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/05/21/in-the-wake-of-deadly-waco-biker-shootout-hundreds-of-weapons-but-few-answers/

 Waco Twin Peaks Shootings: Two Weeks Later, More Questions than Answers: http://www.breitbart.com/texas/2015/06/01/waco-twin-peaks-shootings-two-weeks-later-more-questions-than-answers/

Don’t Stereotype Waco: http://www.journalnow.com/opinion/columnists/richard-groves-don-t-stereotype-waco/article_b87e1b4c-03d1-11e5-a8f1-cbe5cdfa00e4.html

 

Leave a Reply