Episode 60 - If a Tree Falls
On this episode of the show, Mark is joined by Andy Echele and immediately starts throwing the football challenge at Andy goading him into accepting. Mark then poses the question "What is the one thing that can be said or done that immediately just sends you over the edge?" find out what the people told them and what irks Andy beyond anything, Also some letters from the listeners and a discussion about those dreaded GROUPON style sites.
Episode 59 - Affirmative Actions!
On this episode of the show, Mark is joined by none other than Matt Krueger (his podcasting partner on Savage Vibrations). The first topic of the day Affirmative Action and does it have a place in 2012...and even better, does a Texas college student have a case? Then the two caped crusaders swoop over and deal with some Chris Brown booyah all before they call it a night and finish off with some new listener emails. All this and a touch of Pro-Wrestling talk on THE Q...Real Radio, Real Honest!
Episode 58 - Ass Goblins of Auschwitz
Mark is fired up and ready to give people a piece of his mind. Mark discusses the updated PPM and Arbitron ratings systems and whether they are more accurate or not. He also touches on Whitney Houston and hits everyone with a little Ass Goblins of Auschwitz. As if that wasn't enough, the show takes a turn for the better and Mark discusses his recent online banter with a huge supporter of the 2nd Amendment and why this person (just like all the other ones) is arguing on behalf of the wrong thing when it comes to guns. No letters from the listeners this week cause the show was put together in a hurry (and because Mark is in ZOMBIE MODE from bringing his new son home). But this should suffice...Real Radio, REAL Honest...it's The Q!
Episode 57 - ICare you CARE!
On this episode of THE Q, Mark is joined by 2 time guest Curtis Wylde to discuss the ICare event in St. Charles, MO. But the fun doesn't stop there....the two gentlemen discuss racism in supermarket ads, people on edge in 2012 and a glowing account of friendship, and the lack there of, in the Congress up on that good ole Capitol Hill! Plus a couple letters from the listeners...All this and much more. It's REAL RADIO, REAL HONEST....It's The Q! Get Your Fix....
Episode 56 - Its Debate-able
The Conservatives are constantly battling it out through out the United States, but one fight that hasn't been taken up is between Q host Mark Bland and one ornery individual (and Boston Bruins fan) Travis Cook. So when Travis calls in, all hell breaks loose! Also Mark discusses the passing of Soul Train great Don Cornelius and the IPO submission of Facebook to the tune 5 BILLION dollars. Plus some pot shots are taken at the Westborough Baptist Church and their hate filled speech! Every single show is something new and special, so sit back enjoy another episode of THE Q! Get your Fix!
Episode 55 - Tournament of Pop Culture: Best Secondary TV character! (joined by Jake Baker and Mike Gordon)
On this episode of THE Q (www.theqnow.com), Mark is joined by comedian Jake Baker and entertainer Mike Gordon (www.partyanimalradio.com) to discuss who is the BEST SECONDARY TV CHARACTER of ALL TIME! Also Mark reads a report about Jerry Sandusky at Joe Paterno's memorial and technical difficulties find a way to rear their ugly head before it is over. All this and much more on THE Q....Real Radio, Real Honest!
Episode 54 - Cooked Conservative
On this Episode of THE Q, Mark finally has one of his oldest challenges answered when conservative Travis Cook joins him on the show. The two men face off to discuss why conservatives think the way they do, what the potential need for a war in Iran is and why Travis (or anyone for that matter) likes Sarah Palin. Mark really works all the angles (yeah right) while dissecting this amazing creature that loves the Boston Bruins and hates Barrack Obama's policies. Plus Mark discusses the amazing plane landing abilities of Mark Wahlberg and the two gentlemen break down college football (?????....its a Travis thing). All this and much more on this exciting episode of THE Q....Real Radio, Real Honest!
Episode 53 - Tebow is Too Heavy to Skydive
Entertainer Fred Slow from www.tooheavytoskydive.com is in the studio, and we’re talking about why all the talk is on Tim Tebow. Mark reads letters from fans about let homosexual partners in on the joke, and the two explore a magic of Luke and the Two Live Crew. Mark discusses a guy that tries to sell his son on ebay for $20 million, and they cover Jay-z's ability to piss off fathers that also had babies while him and Beyonce were kicking them around. And another challenge has been leveled by Mark, but he doesn't think they will ever answer.
Episode 52 - The 2012 Open Ping Pong Challenge
On this episode of The Q, Mark debuts on the Iwatchradio.com network and brings along Andy Echele for the ride. In front of a majestic city backdrop, Mark drops knowledge that this is the year of the OPEN PING PONG CHALLENGE...Anybody, anytime, best two out of three games. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org and setup a time and place (with authentic size Ping Pong table). Also, the two gents take shots at Mountain Dew, Iowa Caucuses and finish it up with a serious letter (find out what about)....
Episode 51 - The Dark Night Rises
On this tantalizing episode of The Q, Mark is joined by friend and film maker Tone "ACE" Cabral to discuss his work on the AE television show "Break Out Kings" as well as other wonderful things. But then Tone throws Mark for a loop when he decides to bring up "THE BODY"! Plus discussion on SOPA and Disney getting sued by people with a LEGITIMATE GRIPE! All this and we knock out some listener emails too (problems).