The Donovan Radio Show
About the Show
The Donovan Radio Show, hosted by Donovan Adkisson, is an "everyman" style online radio show that discusses topics that affect the every day, average person in America. From technology to health, politics to entertainment - all coming at you from a southern secular point of view.
Episode 74: Rural America's Need to Get High...Speed
July 13th, 2017
59 mins 41 secs
Eucharist, Gluten Free, HIgh Speed Internet, Johnson Amendment, Microsoft, Politics, The Hand Maid's Tale, Vatican, celiac disease, religion
Thought it may sound a bit far-fetched, we could potentially be facing a country, in a few years, that has an uncanny resemblance to The Hand Maid's Tale. Fight for keep the Johnson Amendment just like it is.
Episode 73: Finding Joy in Life
July 6th, 2017
1 hr 1 min
Dolphins, Happiness, LSD, depression, drugs, joy, marriage, podcasting, radio, sex, studies
How do you fine joy in life? Is it work, is it play or is it fleeting?
Episode 72: Who's Barbara?
June 29th, 2017
1 hr 50 mins
Covfefe, Eli Whitney, Food Stamps, Mandela Effect, Municipal Broadband Networks, Nomorobo, Phone Calls, Snap Map, Telemarketers, Vanity Plates, Windows XP, georgia, snapchat, uber
Telemarketers suck and they're about to suck even more. No "Covfefe" for you on your Georgia vanity plate. Are Municipal Broadband Networks a good thing even if they run in the red? Will Uber make it? 18,000 PCs running Windows XP! The Mandela Effect or simply a case of mis-remembering?
Episode 71: Wind Beneath My Wings
June 22nd, 2017
1 hr 44 mins
Cell Phones, Coal, E3, Iowa, Jimmy Kimmel, Smart Phones, Solar Power, Supreme Court, Trump, Wind Power, atari, colorado, facebook
Trump and wind power - not friends. Schools and free thinking students - not friends. Hawaii and Hawaiians - friends. Your rights to Facebook - the Supremes say yes. Offensive trademarks -- the Supremes say yes.
Episode 70: God's Broken Vending Machine
June 17th, 2017
56 mins 24 secs
CamSoda, David Bonderman, Deodorant Challenge, Hong Kong, Parking Space, PornHub, Sex Education, Vending Machine From God, subway, uber
Air date: June 17, 2017 –Special release day, released freely to all without commercials– In this episode: Christian “Apostle”: This Broken Vending Machine Must Be a Sign from God – http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/06/16/christian-apo...
Episode 69: Only In South Georgia
June 8th, 2017
1 hr 27 mins
Cash Me Ousside Girl, Millennials, bedbugs, youtube
Air date: June 8, 2017 Topics: Scientists Think They’re More Rational Than Other People – https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/scientists-think-theyre-more-rational-than-other-people/ Donovan’s Septic Tank Story YouTube bans ‘hateful’ videos fro...
Episode 68: Can You Hear Me Now?
June 1st, 2017
1 hr 26 mins
Credit Reporting Agencies, Deliveries, VoIP, amazon, walmart
Air date: June 1, 2017 Topics Covered: New lighting in the studio Experience with troubleshooting a VoIP phone system on a holiday How Will the Impending Credit Changes Affect Your Score? – https://www.fundera.com/blog/credit-changes?
Thoughts on Net Neutrality
May 19th, 2017 | 21 mins 26 secs
Reading an article I wrote in 2014 concerning Net Neutrality and how my thoughts and opinions have changed since then considering Net Neutrality is under attack this very week. Recorded May 19, 2017 Musical Credits: [Whatdafunk, Rock Intro 4,
Episode 50: Playing With Toys
April 10th, 2017 | 1 hr 35 mins
Trump got his wish and his Supreme Court pick will be confirmed this week. Oh lawd! The country is going to shit! Also, a WiFi enabled vibrator that also has a small camera at the end of it was “penetrated” tested and found very insecure and speakin...
Episode 49: YouTube Flame Out
April 5th, 2017 | 25 mins 20 secs
YouTube creators have started finding their videos demonetized due to the “tweaking” of YouTube’s ad algorithm – the one that is supposed to make sure that ads don’t run on content that is considered hate speech or promoting terrorism or terrorist orga...
Episode 48: The Myth of Clean Coal
March 31st, 2017 | 1 hr 12 mins
President Trump signed another Executive Order this week, this time rolling back Obama-era regulations on coal and coal related dumping into America’s streams and water ways. His claim is that he’s keeping his campaign promises of putting America’s co...
Episode 34: My Trump Prediction
January 16th, 2017
52 mins 11 secs
Martin Luther King Jr Day, Safe Spaces, Trigger Warnings, Trump
Today is a holiday in the United States, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and in this episode I talk about a speech that King gave that doesn’t get a lot of attention, one in which he denounced the Vietnam War and lost a lot of friends in the process – righ...