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About Dropbear

Michael "Dropbear" Dargie is a creative guy with a spiffy right-hemisphere. He's an award-winning film producer, a writer, director, actor, improviser, musician, emcee and host. He's also a blackbelt in two styles of Japanese Jujitsu, an expert motorcycle rider, kart racer, and scuba diver — a quintessential Leo who likes books and doing cool and weird shit with cool and weird people. @MichaelDargie on all social media.

POD E0047: To Russia with Love

One year later and Badger is heading back to Russia to live Exactly one year ago we started the Dropbear and Panda Save the World Podcast of Destiny™ with an episode featuring our friend Badger as he was embarking on a six month motorcycle tour starting in Ireland and ending in Russia. 47 episodes later, [...]

POD E0045: Luke Sabre Take-Over Edition

Luke Saber, VR Games, and Barbecue Secrets Panda is still away on a sooper-secret acting mission so Dropbear —left to his own devices— invites Luke Saber over to talk about life, the universe, and everything ... particularly video games and his most secret (not anymore) barbecue secrets and baking bacon. What else do you need [...]

POD E0043: Sock It To You

Sock Jingle Genre Extravaganza, Home Grow-ops, Alabama Abortions, and Mayochup This week we announced the winner of the Dropbear and Panda's Jingle Genre Extravaganza and it's Lisa Wilson for suggesting what is now our new favourite music genre, 'Chap Hop'. We cover some heavy topics coming out of Alabama this week but balance it out [...]

POD E0041: Calgary Expo Whiteout

Springtime and Coloured Condoms We're battling giant white-out blizzards and massive destructive floods! Is it the apocalypse? Nope, it's just springtime in Canada. Geeks, cosplayers, film stars and space aliens have invaded our fair city the past few days for the Calgary Expo, and we discuss a few connections we have with some of the [...]

Stigmax Commercial (parody)

WARNING: Some viewers may find this offensive. Stigmata can be really embarrassing but now it doesn't have to be with Dropbear and Panda's new product STIGMAX*. Now you can enjoy all your favourite activities during this special time of year. Happy Easter. * Stigmax is not a real product. If you are suffering from [...]

POD E0039: Thought You Were a Bot

 Black Holes, Star Wars Design Flaws, Theatre, and LukeSaber Holy moly! The same week a Black Hole had its picture taken for the first time, a new Star Wars trailer drops!? Coincidence, or a cleverly staged plot to sell more tickets to Disney Land? You be the judge. We spread more Sock Love across [...]

POD E0037: DBP’s Friends with Benefits Program

The Madcap Adventures of Brexit, SNC Lavalin, Justin Trudeau, and VR Video Game Reviews It's episode 37 of the Dropbear and Panda Save the World Podcast of Destiny and the world is just as topsy-turvy as ever. In our role as crack reporters (we're not reporters) we report on news that matters (we know nothing) [...]

POD E0035: Gotta Getta Guinness

St. Patrick's Day, Nobel Peace Prizes, Brexit, Skunk Butts, and Simon King It's St. Patrick's Day and we're celebrating along with our Irish brethren and sistren here and across 'The Pond'. Panda's likely heading out to grab something dark and Irish. We review a comedy show Dropbear helped produce that featured the mind-bending comedic stylings [...]

POD E0033: Why is it called fur, not hair?

There was so much news this week it was hard to pick what to talk about, so we hit our favourite news sources to see what was what. Believe it or not fur trading is a thing again — and it's not just for haberdasheries anymore. From video game 'Red Dead Redemption 2', migraines, cutting [...]

Panda vs. The Meg – A hero’s journey

It's not everyday you get to see a feature-length movie in eight minutes and thirty seconds—so count today as your lucky day. We've been fielding requests from around the world to show Panda watching a shark movie. People have offered significant sums of money to see it happen. Today we honour your requests—the only [...]