Episodes: 3 Columns

E2 S17: Hacking Absentee Ballots

Darren and Jen are LIVE to talk politics “Hacking Absentee Ballots”. Yes, Trump has made a public call for foreign countries to hack our absentee ballots! Is that Fake News or an interpretation of Trump’s actions? We also take a tangent and talk about Jen’s new Tesla, and Tesla roofing!? Also listen to our Season...

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S2 E16: Tequila Agaves Mezcal and The Worm

This week in The Asylum, Jen and Darren welcome a special guest, Elisa Lopez,  to talk to us all about Agaves!  She is known in the industry as “La Loba Mexicana” ( https://instagram.com/lalobamexicana) and is the co-host of the podcast Azucar y Limon, or Sugar and Lime (https://www.instagram.com/azucar.y.limon/)  Ever wonder about the difference between tequila and mezcal...

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S2 E15: Space The Final Frontier

Tonight’s live episode: Space, the Final Frontier! Darren and Jen kibitz about SpaceX and the Crew Dragon Launch (is Mars next?), our new USA Space Force (or are we talking the TV show?), and the latest Star Trek shows. Season 2 Episode 15.

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S2 E14: Crushes & Beginning Social Gatherings

What started out as topic “Trump Crushes” which would have included Trump Rants and Celebrity Crushes (the latter to get to know each other better), quickly turned into Crushes and Beginning Social Gatherings. For Crushes, Jen focused on childhood physical attractions and Darren focused on adult social attractions (is that a thing?). For Gatherings, Jen...

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S2 E13: Food and Delivery Services during Lockdown

Darren, Jen and guest host Michael Pyle talk about Food and Delivery Services that we’ve used (or would like to) during Lockdown. From old favorites such as Grub Hub (which may soon be owned by Uber Eats), to newer grocery delivery services including InstaCart, we summarize all the majors out there. We also cover Meal...

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S2 E12: Creating a Film on a shoestring budget

“Closure” is a highly rated and award winning feature film that was written and directed by Alex Goldberg and produced by Beau J Genot: https://www.amazon.com/Closure-Catia-Ojeda/dp/B07ZMN8GJZ. Beau is a fellow DNR listener and Darren invites him into The ASYLUM to describe how to make and distribute a film on a shoestring or midrange budget. Season 2...

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S2 E11: Binge Watching during Lockdown

What do you fill your time with, when you’re quarantined at home EVERY NIGHT and WEEKEND?! Binge watch TV series on Netflix and Amazon Prime! Darren & Jen give you their recommendations, plus some from Darren’s mom Janet and sister Kelly. I think this Train Wreck has been repaired and is headed in the right...

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S2 E10: How to make simple cocktails at home while on Lockdown, with guest Ariel Suarez

Darren & Jen sit down with Ariel Suarez, the well-known (and loved) bartender from @bathtubginnyc and @the18throom as he shares his tips and tricks for how to make simple cocktails with home ingredients you may already have at home, with no need to venture out to the stores … as long as you have the...

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S2 E9: Sex Positions with your COVID Partners … aaaand Connecting with Video Chat during COVID

Our world has been so painful the past couple months. What can we talk about to lighten our spirits, when we are all still thinking about COVID-19!? Why not sex positions to protect you and your partner? And for those who don’t wanna talk sex, OK we throw some tech in for you – how...

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S2 E8: Chat Room Disasters and Train Wrecks

Unlike our POTUS, Darren takes FULL RESPONSIBILITY on DerekandRomaine.com’s Chat Room disaster and website crashes on April 1st. But he also takes full responsibility for the “day after” SUCCESS of launching Rocket.Chat as DNRStudio’s new Chat Room! Woot! This show was to offer listeners some Q n A time regarding the new Chat room. But...

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S2 E7: Tech Tools for working remote and staying in touch

In this age of Coronavirus and Global Pandemics, Darren and Jen decide to STAY AT HOME and do their first Remote Show from their two respective homes in two different cities in New Jersey! Listen in as they tell you about video tools that you can use to stay in touch with your peers, friends...

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S2 E6: Tech Hiring Today

Darren invites his former head-hunter, Richard Dziuban, who is now Sr Vice President of Robert Half, focusing on the New Jersey region. Hear what he has to say about the hottest I.T. jobs today and how to find them, score an interview, and get hired!

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