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Footcandle Films: Best of 2018

Alan & Chris look back at 2018 and give their top five films.

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BIG FAN: Bah Humbug!

With Christmas right around the corner, Chad and Hank have decided that there are a couple of things that they don’t love about the season. Listen as they discuss holidays foods that make them sick, customs that they could live without, and how long is too long to leave up your decorations.

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Footcandle Films: Can You Ever Roma?

Reviews: "Can You Ever Forgive Me?", "Roma"

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Making Living Better: Justus Rowe

Guest Justus Rowe discusses creating a homestead lifestyle.

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BIG FAN: Pre-Pre-Christmas

With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas right around the corner, our hosts have plenty to discuss.

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Entrepreneur Exchange: 6th Annual Business Lessons from the Movies

It’s back… the Entrepreneur Exchange’s 6th annual Business Lessons from the Movies Podtacular is now available on The MESH. Co-hosts Jeff Neuville and Gary Muller are joined by Alan Jackson and Chris Frye, founders of the Footcandle Film Society, to share their recommendations for movies with a business lesson which you can watch over the...

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StreetCircleDrive: ArtsyMollyParkway

StreetCircleDrive team is finally back from their Thanksgiving coma – and ready to fill up again! This episode we venture over towards Springs Road to Parkway House Restaurant. Thank goodness for our guest, Hickory favorite Molly Bass, whose humor and honesty kept us on our toes – and awake after our big meal! We talk all things...

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Footcandle Films: The Ballad of Buster Widows

Reviews: "Widows", "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs"

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BIG FAN: Turkey Day

The BIG FAN boys are back with their special Thanksgiving episode. Find out what special traditions Chad and Hank hold sacred on this spectacular holiday. And no, they don’t think shopping on Black Friday is a good idea. Eat some turkey, grab a drink, and make listening to this BIG FAN episode your new Thanksgiving...

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Making Living Better: Asia “Mae” Magness

Not every woman gets confused with her grandma, but 31-year-old Asia “Mae” Magness does. Owner of Mae’s Bakery in downtown Maiden, she has reimagined recipes from her two grandmothers so well that people think her Mamaw made them. This mother of three has earned a loyal following thanks to a supportive family, a heart for...

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Footcandle Films: Bohemian Old Man Rhapsody

Reviews: "Bohemian Rhapsody", "The Old Man and The Gun"

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Chick Chat: Finally Something We Can All Agree On

It’s sexiest man alive day here on Chick Chat… and you can probably “hear our smiles” across the land! In other news: our Megyn Kelly predictions come true, Janette wants a royal baby playdate, Kim and Kanye get naked, MM hasn’t heard of the Purge series, and Moose is uncomfortable in booth with all this...

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Name, Logo & Brand Protection

Guest Molly Gross discusses the trademark process.

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BIG FAN: Lucky Day

It’s your lucky day!!! Two episodes in one week!!! Are Hank’s concussion symptoms still lingering? Did Chad survive his red tide scare in Florida? What is the scariest movie ever? Find out these answers and much more on the latest BIG FAN!

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StreetCircleDrive: BearsHauntsReynolds

Tune into StreetCircleDrive now… if you dare… muah hahahaaaa!

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Footcandle Films: First Man Halloween

Reviews: "First Man", "Halloween (1978)"

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BIG FAN: Headache Hassle

The boys have a big headache on the latest episode of BIG FAN. Chad’s is from two weeks of furniture market; Hank’s is a result of a peculiar accident on the tennis courts which led to a mild concussion. Check out what our heroes do to “deal with the pain”.

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Footcandle Films: A Star is Puzzle Venom

Reviews: "A Star is Born","Puzzle" & "Venom"

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Making Living Better: Ariel Allensworth

As a rocket systems specialist at Fort Bragg, Ariel Allensworth wasn’t quite sure how a job like that would transition into a real-world career. After attending the first annual “Welcome Home Hickory Metro” veteran recruitment event in Catawba County, he found a great job and a community of people who instantly made him and his...

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The Caregiver Community: Community Resources & Support

Host Mark Bumgarner (Executive Director of Adult Life Programs) talks with Mary Mitchell (Family Caregiver Support Specialist with the Area Agency on Aging in Hickory, NC) about helping family caregivers identify and access community resources.

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Footcandle Films: American Animals Festival

A review of "American Animals" and a 2018 Footcandle Film Festival recap.

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StreetCircleDrive: MusicAirplanesGouda

It’s a wonderful day in Hickory as we take in all it has to offer! We’re featuring a new segment for all the naysayers out there. Title pending, but it’s pretty much: “Here’s what you should go and do when you think there is nothing to do”. Plus we drool on the mics as we...

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Entrepreneur Exchange: The Value of Networking

Many new businesses are ready to go on-line and promote on social media, but they don’t recognize the value of networking to connect to potential customers. Mark Sakatos, a Director/Consultant with BNI the world’s largest business networking and referral organization joins this month’s Entrepreneur Exchange to talk about the power of networking, referrals, and how...

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BIG FAN: Jurassic Golf

Our dynamic duo are back from their adventures to Colorado and Connecticut and boy do they have stories for you

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StreetCircleDrive: K64EventKong

What is K-64 and what are they doing for Catawba County? We’ve got the CEO, Mark Story, here to answers our (and your) questions! Is it more than the “Chromebook” supplier? What are their plans for the future? Plus… Moose brings a laundry list of “things to do”, McNally visited a restaurant he’s never been...

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Footcandle Films: Borg McEnroe Trace

Reviews: “Leave No Trace" & "Borg vs. McEnroe"

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Making Living Better: Angela Pisel

From the time she was in junior high, Angela Pisel knew she loved writing. After getting a few articles published, she started kicking around an idea for a novel – but it took a broken ankle for her to finally sit down and take a crack at it. Listen in as host Hal Row unravels...

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BIG FAN: Go Away Flo!

Chad and Hank talk hurricanes & hissy fits on the tennis courts on this edition of Big Fan!

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StreetCircleDrive: HenryRiverSpool

To help us add to the list of “things Moose might be scared by” we welcome Calvin Reyes, owner of Henry River Mill Village. Calvin updates us on the project plans, current events, and what happens to trespassers! Up next, MM welcomes back the LR Bears, and McNally walks us through our review of this...

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Chick Chat: Name! That! Baldwin! Brother!

So, we got a little off topic. It happens. We had a lot to talk about!

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Googlize Your Business

Guest Demming Bass explains how to improve your on-line visibility.

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BIG FAN: Snakes in a Bed

After a month long hiatus, the boys are back and ready to drop some knowledge.

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Footcandle Films: BlackKklansman First Reformed

Reviews: "BlackKklansman", "First Reformed"

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Making Living Better: Marietta Burke

Imagine teaching yourself how to make stained glass without the benefit of the internet or YouTube. That’s what Marietta Burke did. Using books and VHS tapes, Marietta learned the craft of stained glass as a teenager. It’s what got her into architecture school – and it’s now the foundation of a successful business that has...

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Footcandle Films: Three Identical Rider

Reviews: "Three Identical Strangers" & "The Rider"

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StreetCircleDrive: HickoryLiveWellTavern

Time got away from us and summer has flown by! We apologize for the delay, but this episode is worth it. Our guest this episode may be behind the scenes most of the time — but today he is front and center. We welcome Zack King from LiveWell Catawba. With upcoming events from Moose and...

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BIG FAN: PANIC! at the Podcast

Chad takes his daughter to her first concert and feels very old. Hank explains why breakfast is the best meal of the day and…get excited…fantasy football is just around the corner!

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Footcandle Films: Fallout Neighbor

Reviews of "Mission: Impossible - Fallout" & "Won't You Be My Neighbor"

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