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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 E0055: Like a Hot Dog in a Hurricane

Canadian politics, Seals, Aliens, and Dad's Things are happening in Canada. Some of it's liberating, some of it conservative by nature, other parts are green, and there's a subtle whiff of something new and democratic.  Aliens are ready to party but the Powers That Be have pooh-poohed the idea; someone is sorry for messing up [...]

POD E0053: The Dumb Ways to Die Episode

We're going to take August off for a well deserved vacation but before we go, we've got a new Sock Jingle AND we invite you to invade the Bermuda Triangle! At your own peril, of course. This is a weird one! We talk death by meteors, why eating poisonous bugs is a bad idea, paying [...]

POD E0051: Area 51 Episode

Episode 51 and there's a movement afoot to storm Area 51 There's a thing about to go down in Roswell and Area 51 and it just so happens this is 'Dropbear and Panda Save the World Podcast of Destiny' Episode 51. Coincidence? We think not. The Calgary Stampede is winding down, GlobalFest is winding up, [...]

Canada: We’re Fucking Awesome

Is this another boring documentary about parliamentary bills, confederation, and fur trading? Heck no! This isn't Canadian elementary school, this is Dropbear & Panda! We're proud Canadians who want to tell you that Canada is pretty fucking awesome. We might not be perfect, but we're pretty great. It's Canada Day Long Weekend and Dropbear [...]

POD E0049: Oh Canada

Canada Day Long Weekend and it's all Canada All the Time It’s the Canada Day long weekend, and it’s episode 49, and we’re above the 49th parallel — coincidence?!  This episode is all about moose, maple trees and hosers! Oh, and Panda loses the first World Cup Soccer bet of the season. We talk everything [...]

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 [...]