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CAGcast #542: Now ApplePlay Compatible!

#1 CheapyD   Head Cheap Ass Administrators   17695 Posts   Joined 15.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2018 - 02:35 PM

The gang discuss Nintendo Labo, Call of Duty’s missing campaign mode, stupid Alexa tricks, and exciting new purchases that include real and fictional Apple products.

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Show Linkage/Notes:
Intro - Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina - Stereo Love (Jay Latune Remix)

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#2 Andy787  

Posted 21 April 2018 - 07:17 PM

Wombat, Wombat, Wombat.. after all of these years, please just listen to Cheapy if it’s to do with an Apple product (or Ship if it’s to do with video games, or math, or RAM, or really anything other than Apple products and ping pong). There’s no need to get defensive whenever anyone questions anything you say; Cheapy was just clarifying, not questioning your intelligence or worth as a human being. That Apple Play conversation was maddening.

Other than that, keep up the great work. It feels like I was living a completely different life when I started listening to you guys, but you’re one of the few things that have stayed a constant.

#3 Padrino   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   8 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 21 April 2018 - 09:23 PM

The visceral response to Wombat's made up product "ApplePlay" was hilarious! You hear the ripples in the water as Wombat tries to back-peddle his way out of his poetic creation until the tension is released with a "who the f***cares!!!" once he realized he was trying to retcon a Mandela effect that simply did not exist. All along, Shipwreck  continued to apply a hot poker to the bee's nest! Great stuff. 


I was recently looking for a new Honda and I definitely wanted it to have  "Honda ApplePlay" but it only comes with "Carplay"  for Apple.  If I find one with "ApplePlay" (TM 2018) I will let you know.

Wombat, Cheapy, and Ship.  Keep up the great podcast that keep me listening and laughing!

#4 partime20XX  


Posted 22 April 2018 - 01:27 AM

Not five minutes after listening to this episode I saw a Chevy commercial that said "Apple Car Play".  I don't even remember who was arguing what...but I think "Apple Car Play" is a real thing.


Anyway, that Robocop/Alexa bit was great.  It's the first useful thing I've heard an Alexa do.

#5 Icedus   Starpointer CAGiversary!   92 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

Posted 22 April 2018 - 05:25 PM

I think this podcast's finally sold me on the Amazon Echo.  Wombat gleefully tormenting his kids doesn't do a thing for me, but I will absolutely pay a hundred dollars to have a little cylinder on my desk tell me its name is Puddin Tame.

#6 BulgingPockets   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   6 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  


Posted 24 April 2018 - 05:56 PM

As far as I know Google maps doesn't work with carplay, only apple maps.

#7 marcand   Boop beep. CAGiversary!   325 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 25 April 2018 - 11:50 PM

Wombat, keep slinging the rapid-fire joke and reference tornado like usual. For every joke Cheapy and Shipwreck misses, people like me pick them up and enjoy them. Case in point: when you said "Gabo" is coming when you riffed on "LABO" from Nintendo. Those old Simpsons episodes were fantastic.


ps - Your joke that cracked yourself up (in the last episode) is worth a re-listen. You had fantastic timing and a great play on words. 

#8 YellowSnowPal   Crazy! CAGiversary!   903 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  


Posted 04 May 2018 - 01:45 AM

Apple Maps have improved Grandpa.