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On this episode of a podcast with a purdy mouth: Dave is heated over the cold in Texas. He rages over the statewide failures related to the snow and lets it all out on the representatives of the Lone Star State. We also discuss the death of Larry Flynt, mummified masturbators, and Nate's Notes details the decades long descent of Marilyn Manson.

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You know, the argument would be, well, should I prepare for my my nipples turning into balloons? Is that something I should be worried about, floating off into the atmosphere and never to be seen again? I mean really, if something only happens, you know, once in a lifetime event, should we really be that concerned about it? Yes, you should, because we are obligated to take care of people. You are elected to, in fact, care for your constituents, you motherfucker. What it does is beaches into your brain chemically and low cat your happiest memory chemically and then blocks on that emotion and releases it chemically, and then it keeps your happy, happy. Hello, hello, hello, and thank you for tuning into the selling out show where we screw up life at our leisure for your listening pleasure. I am one of your host David Schultz, and over here by my side I have my good pal and buddy in crime, nate Gorezinski. Nate, should we talk about the weather? Hi, hi, hi, how are you just? I'm good. You just called me Your Buddy and crime. Did I? Yeah, that's another thing. That's that's how you got to do it. That's cool. Yeah, well, Hey, we're friendly criminals. Week we get along while we perpetrate. Yeah, we're buddies. Yeah, buddy system ether. That's what I'm telling the COPS. I'm like, this is my buddy and crime. It's not my partner, he's might have buddy. He's not my code offendant, he's my buddy and crime. It's right, but, dude, I'm doing all right. I'm exhausted. It's yeah, it's my body is weary. I've I don't know, these last couple days have been have done a number on my on my on my body, just physically, and it's been self inflicted. I've been a bit exercising a lot more, like as I've met. I think I mentioned last episode. I'm like doing really well and and I started kind of jogging, which is a thing I never did in my whole life. I've always been a smoker, so I never, yeah, had the yeah, the lung capacity or the desire. Yeah, we seem silly, but being a pandemic and being the fact that I live on the back roads with no like sidewalks or anywhere really to escape the traffic, I've been running in my house just back and forth and like these day I'm serious, man. I'll just I'm lifting weights in the house. I'll just, in between sets, do like a couple laps around the house, and that's only like a hundredth of a mile, you know what I mean? Back and forth, that's onlike doing it like back and for the back of a dude. Yesterday I jogged in my house back and forth, five miles. Dude. I have a I have a thing on my wrist like a Apple Watch that keeps track. And so then today, obviously I couldn't walk, as I've never run five miles in my life. I've been like, you know, okay, I avoided running like the plague. My legs don't know what what's happening. So today we get all this snow you mentioned. Should we talk about the weather? Well, I went out and had to snowblow with my sore ass calves, and I don't knows, about three inches of snow, maybe. So I heard you where you are down in the south, down and Tajas. Yeah, Texas has yeah, yeah, you're suffering a little more with the snow, from what I understand. How are things for you? Yes, indeed. But before we get to me, this is something that is kind of astounding my little brain right now is the fact that you're like, yeah, man, I'm doing sets, I'm curling, man, I'm pumping iron, and there's take off running like I'm not the kitchen into my den, and then...

I'm like, yeah, five miles in a day, but you know, really what you should be doing, because I mean running. It is just stupid. You know, I don't know these people who are like and don't get me wrong, the more the Merry Er, whatever makes you happy in life is fine, as long as you're not hurting anybody. Yeah, but these people are like, yeah, man, at the endorphin rush everything else, I feel great. It makes me I'm overflowing with joy. I say, why don't you just masturbate? Yeah, really, yeah, well, the masturbation is good. It's just that feeling doesn't last as long did that runners high. I see what they're talking about now. It lasts a little longer. Bro. It's what are you masturbate while you're running? That's something I could get into. Yeah, I feel like I feel like I could mess that up and die like a David Carrodeen type thing if I wasn't careful. We found him with his penis in his hand. He was on the floor. He tripped on his fucking shorts that were down around his ank. Yeah, but I see, I was already to like conceive the next fitness craze. And you're like, well, it is kind of it could be lethal. Yeah, but I will have you know that I can't remember. Was it pompey or something, where the unearthed like all the people recently and they found the one guy and he's been preserved for all these years and he was masturbating at the point of his death. I envy. This is real. YEA, this is legit, man, this is absolutely legit. He's about to Croak. Its somethings. Pompey, I was right, because I am actually looking at the Internet right now, because the Internet is a quite a handed tool. And Yeah, as a few years ago, they unearth this guy and there he was, you know, just tugging on a rug. I think you should go around your life always massurbating in case it's your last moment. I guess you just don't know. Be Ready, don't know, but that guy is a fucking hero throughout the ages. I don't care. But back to my weather situ suation. So we can kind of change gears here and not talk about deceased people pulling their Pud yes, I am still right now without hot heat and water. I have electricity, obviously, since we're not communicating via you know, soup can and string, right, and I don't hear a generator on it. Yeah, but it has been frigging miserable and you might remember when I was young, in my early S, I had an apartment and I refuse to turn on the heat, right, and my friends would say, dude, it's cold, and here man turning the heat on. I say I'm a PAMP. You guys to stay warm, and I just wrote another Hoodie or whatever. So, like it was a big apartment to show. Would it cost all lots of heat? It exactly. Yeah, right, we should. I should probably should have pointed that out so people could realize that I am a cheap scape. But this was this is legit, yeah, to Legit to quit in this circumstance. But the thing was is like that trained me. I'm I can handle freezing temperatures because I just layer. I'm from New England originally, so I can, you know, handle this stuff. But the thing that affects me more is not having water because I am a shower a holic. Hmm, I am always showering it at least two times a day. Wow. So for now to be I think it's like day three or four of me to stuff in my own filth. Jesus, licking yourself like a cat. No, no, not us, just so. You gotta make do man, go do some true right. Well, the funny thing was today I was invited to a person's house to take a shower. You would think I would hop at the opportunity to do so, but for me, it's like I don't like using public toilets. Right, I can't. I'll wait like eight hours until I get home. You'll never see me, like sitting on a Mickey d's crapper Shit break. Yeah, yeah, so I'm like, well, all right, you know, there's a possibility the water might come on today, so let me take a gamble on that and, you know, kind of maybe keep that weird shred of my dignity. I don't know that I'm so like, I don't know even know why I'm protecting it, but still I'm made a gamble and yet again in the history of gambling and me,...

I lost because the water is still off. Wow, you're a proud, stinky dude. Still, I'm not proud I do this. Orks too proud to take a shower from someone else. It's just to me and I don't know, man, it's like it's one thing if you're like staying over someone's house for the weekend or if you're you know I mean, but this is like someone I barely know, and I appreciate the offer, don't get me wrong, yeah, but for me it's just so awkward. I don't know, I just don't like the idea of it. Just I guess. Man, that's like a real personal space. Sure. I mean, I can't really relate because, dude, I've been in homeless shelters and prisons and places where you got a shower, like not just in somebody else's stuff, but we're a tons of other people in gross people have been. You got to wear shower shoes and hope your feet don't accidentally hit the floor. Yeah, that a you know. Well, so I think you would have had a hard time doing, you know, hard light some time because, yeah, because you're a hard time, fair to say. Yeah, but yeah, because people, people fight you if you start smelling. You know? No, I yeah, I bet. I mean luckily the temperature has been so cold here in Texas, Tejas, because you know, the government here sucks, or bunch of fucking Moron's idiots, I don't even know. Don't mess with Texas. I don't even know if I want to get started on that. But Fuck Dead Cruise. He's a game. Good. He took he took off. Yeah, you can't, but he came back when he got busted. Yeah, I had to escort my kids. You know, is normally fucking bullshit rhetoric. Yap, trying to save his own ass, Greg Abbott, the governor, trying to blame everything a windmills, and it was like these fucking idiots man. Like. Here's a problem I have with this, though. Right, everybody here is outrage. Whether you're what party you know you belong to, it doesn't matter. You could be Republican. You voted for tedg crews. Right now you're mad at him. Right, sure, I didn't, but still I'm mad at him anyway. Yeah, but the thing is this isn't going to last, like I keep seeing things now in the news like this is really going to hit the geop hard and Texas, all this disastrous stuff going on and these tweets are going to come back to haunt them how they were taunting California and everything else. And I'm like, no, it's not gonna they won't right nothing, nothing has staying power anymore. In six months people will forget about this. They're going to bring up something else. Of course you all thanks to the whole force feeding people the Fox News narrative or Q card conspiracies meant to rile up their base. Everything else that's truly happening is going to get swept underneath the rug when, realistically, this, this is a nightmare that every person in Texas should be completely outrage for the rest of their lives over. It's it's it was not that much snow it really is a massive failure. Yeah, just all around the board and in you know, the more you read about it, the angrier you get because you realize that this has been decades long, ignoring the problem because he think, okay, it's never going to happen here, so let's not worry about it, or let's not puny money into the infrastructure or anything like that, because the odds of it happening are so small and it's been discussed and brought up and in this a fucking fuck it, you know. Yeah, it's not. Conservatives don't believe in climate change or anything that could possibly change the weather patterns, you know what I mean? So they're not too worried down there. But you know, now everybody sufferings. Yeah, and everybody's fucking Eaton Shit and they're just like yeah, well, I'm off to Kanekun, going to escort my kids because they have a week off from school. And it was like a what? I think he took off on like a Wednesday or Thursday to so and in a bunch of luggage with them, like you're like more than enough to just drop your kid off, you know? He he told. Yeah, just so the listeners if they're not familiar, Ted Cruz was spotted like slyly trying to slink away to Kankun. Somebody just happened to film him on an Iphone at the airport and...

...he was confronted. He's like, Oh, my my kids were going down there and I was just going to drop him off and head right back to fight with you guys for, you know, to make sure this gets taken care of. And it's like, no, you weren't. They looked at his itinerary and he had booked more time than he would ended up space staying. It's like he he changed his plans once he was caught. So he looked. You know, the guys already got the most punchable face in history. I'm not even a big fan of punch of people in the face and I want to punch him in the face. You know what I mean? Like I'm not I'm not particularly violent guy, but Ted Cruz as a face that you know, nope, no jury would convict you. Yeah, unless it was, you know, a couple judges appointed by but done well. Didn't Lindsay Graham even to say if he's murdered on the Senate floor, no one would even murder you know. I mean like this guy. He ran for I think I'm even brought this up on the show before because I had moved here when Beato wa Rourke was running against him for the sight seat, and of course I voted Beto. But during one of the debates, because there was this whole thing throughout the entire campaign, we're Ted. Crews kept going crazy running guy commercials, everything about how Beto was going to legalize Fentel, like that was like one of his things. He serious this. He was like going nuts about it, like do you want Fentonel legalize for Texans? If you do, then vote for Beato, will roark, and you like, Dude, who the fucking their right mind would legalize that? You know I mean, or who would believe that he would? Well, as an apparently plenty of people, because even during one of their debates, now this is true, Ted crews had a sister with a drug problem who died. Well, yeah, terrible, right, you feel bad for simply sympathetic for anybody. But he had to bring this up during the debate. Like you could tell this motherfucker was practice in in front of the mirror all night long to try to like fain any sort of emotion or sadness over one of his own family members, to yet again say to beat or work on a debate stage, you would legalize fencinel. How could I ever allow that to happen, especially what happen after, what occurred with my my poor departed sister. And you're looking at him me like that is the fakest fucking thing. Yeah, yeah, he's like capitalizing off her death. He's, you know, and using it. Yeah, really, like he is just fucking scummiest of all these fucking scumbags. You know what I mean? Immy dude, slimy, slimy dude, slimy, evil, just evil, fucking piece of Shit. He's a cunt, he's a fucking worthless. Cut Him and Greg Abbott then will fucking rots in the pits of hell together. They're evil, they're wrongly. Oh my God, it's terrible. So I know we it's like, I guess we're totally fit in the theme of the RM Song they started singing at the beginning of the show. Should we talk about the weather? Yeah, we talked about the government. Here we are, you know, but but realistically they're tied, you know, in hand because, well, what's happening here? Because, yet again, to reiterate, there wasn't a bunch of snow here. It's just that there's no resources to tackle such an issue. We don't even have plows man. I don't even see people plan on the streets. Well, it's been layers, I said, we're sitting there for days and with the cold temperatures, they just yeah, they just sat there and made conditions slippery. Now, right, a few days ago I had to call one one, not for me, so don't worry, but for a neighbor who's having a little bit of distress. I won't go exactly into the nature what they were dealing with, but point is I called nine and one for them and I was on hold for over twenty minutes waiting to get wow, I won one. I understand. Listen, is busy, right, people freaking out all over the probably accidents all over the road. legit emergencies are happening under such conditions. Completely totally get it, but to be so unprepared that you cannot get someone to answer a one one call, one age at one representative, anybody in over twenty minutes is fucking lethal. Yeah, that's an excusable man, that's crazy. Now, luckily...

...the person wasn't dying of a heart attack or stroke or something like that. So I did take the police quite a while to arrive. I think it was an hour after I originally originally called. But God forbid, if you were a senior or again, somebody with a health condition, you're going to die. Somebody overdosing or some day. You know what I mean. That's it, man, you fucking dead. And this is in Dallas, Texas, a major metropolitan city in the United States of America. Could not get through to one one. Now I posted this on our social media at selling out show. So if you don't follow us on twitter, make sure you do. Is along with our other outlets. I guess. Look. Look, look up, come check out selling out show on facebook. Are you go care of that one? Yep, makes all over that bad boy. But the thing is, I just cannot get over how an excusable this whole event has been. It's just there's a lot of things that we we aren't even aware that we should be worried about. Like, who would have thought Texas would I had to worry about that shit? Well, I guess all the climate change people. Yeah, yeah, everyone warning that their massive, massive change is happening. Yeah, that's the thing. It's like, if you talk to these fucking right wing nut jobs, are going to say like Oh, yeah, well, this hasn't happened in in thirty years, it never got this cold and and who could foresee this and that and blah, blah. Well, dude, things happen. Right. You don't believe in global warming, will shit fucking happens, and then, you know, the argument would be. Will should I prepare for my my nipples turning into balloons? Is that something I should be worried about, floating off into the atmosphere and never to be seen again? I mean really, if something only happens, you know, once in a lifetime event, should we really be that concerned about it? Yeah, asks you should, because we are obligated to take care of people. You are elected to, in fact, care for your constituents, you motherfucker. You know what I mean, but not here, buddy, and listen, I'm not trying to dig a hole for the geop you know I can't stand Republicans. You know that. But realistically, all, pretty much every politician on the face of the Earth, at least ninety nine point nine percent of them, don't give a fuck about you. They just want tolign their wallets with lobbyist money and have a good old time enjoyed their yachts, their celebrity, because now that's what politics is all about. How many twitter followers you have? You know what I mean. That's what they think. They're fucking rock stars more than anything, because it's just fucking stage. This is all theater for them, for their brand. Pretty crazy. Yeah, you know what I mean. Yea. So it's we suffer. People don't fucking matter anymore, because don't. It is ridiculous and what gets me is how people can just live in those bubbles believe everything that their politicians say, anybody says, really. I mean you've got to always question authority. Right, when do we start doing that? I don't care, like I voted for Joe Biden. He does something fucking stupid, I'm gonna call him out for it. I'm going to question his decision of something he's doing. I don't like. Right these you don't blindly follow him, you yeah, right, exactly. You're not just grazing in the field of bullshit. Yeah, it seems like here, now that I live in Texas, man, so many people are these fucking sheep out there just like who whatever he said, follow him. He has the stick. He's got a weird curvy Dick. I don't know the name for the Sh' the Crook, the shepherd's Crooker? Is it a crook? Last been? Think so. That's a good bread. That's all brand is, you know. I mean, I man, I know it you're saying, and I think, yeah, there's definitely become this strange, yeah, following, like idol worship of of Party, you know, party over country, and that's it's it's gotten crazy. It's like, yeah, what happened to this dude is a piece of shit, so let's call him a piece of Shit, like we don't have to like pretend he's good just because he's on our side and if we have a shitty candidate, the other side might win, God forbid. You know, it's like that seems to be what happened, you know, over on the right specifically. I mean, it happens on both sides. I'm sure were but it was a pretty glaring example with the last four years.

You know, it's just I don't know, I'm sure enough's been said about that, but, you know, hopefully we'll be rid of talking about this at some point. Yeah, right now that's not going to fucking happening. I know it seems like a way too much. He's, yeah, ridiculous and I would rather never talk about it again. To be perfectly honest with you, I'd rather be just boring vanilla fucking politicians out there. That just yeah, you know, I mean even if the cork could be don't hear about just let him fuck go off in their own little fucking neck of the woods. But the thing is is dude like Ted cruise to with this whole like trying to be a good dad thing and spin it. He might as well just said like, Oh, the best way to inspect frozen wind turbines is from thirtyzero feet and tried to fucking you know what I mean. He liked. I just can't fucking get over. He wasn't even clever. It's what I mean. He should use. Yeah, his excuse is fucking terrible. And then like someone like questions about it him about it again, he scoffs like Oh, how dare you ask me this fucking question I just addressed. It's like, well, because we don't believe you. Right, that's why. And then he went and got a couple of cops to like a scored him after. I saw footage after that of people following him. And then he had like called a couple cops over because he was tired of being confronted and asked, you know, like he felt he felt assaulted. It rightened. He isn't want to be canceled. You can't get his head cruise really good. I saw tag crews right now. I punched him so hard in the asshole I'd be buried up to my fucking elbow. And it'd be good too, because I'm cold. So you know, my forearm would be warm with his baciat breakfast. He's yeah, I see, fit fits right to the butthole at a cruise. Take that, you cock sucker. Oh my God, he makes me so angry. Well, I will say as much. As we usually don't talk about politics, we have a couple times now, couple episodes. Yeah, but I feel like, listen, we can just say this is our tribute to the memory of rush limbo, who also just died. I don't want to talk about you know, the funny thing about that? Funny, I mean, I don't know what to say about it. But the thing is is like, you know, a lot of people were celebrating that he died. You know, in a it gives the other side to make you know, Oh, look at these guys, the dancing on the motherfuckers grave. Oh, that's terrible. In this and that and it becomes another thing. There's a whole nother yeah, yeah, but he was the beginning of this whole like like crucified the other side, you know, just like Oh, I understand, yeah, I get it. Like he was hard as in bitten poison hatred. Yeah, exactly. I remember them fucking all that Shit with Donovan mcnabb back in the day. He's a racist, fucking evil prick just like the rest of him. So, you know, it is what it is. But I did not want to talk about him one bit because there's been another death that I think is way more under reported, under discussed, and a man who you may have questioned his morals, his ethics, who he was a person, but he deserved a lot of credit, and that was Larry Flint right. Oh, yeah, I know we haven't really told we haven't talked about him. That happened, I think, since our last episode. Yes, and I saw that and I mean I didn't honestly, to be I wasn't even sure if he was alive or dead at that point. Like is that true? Did he die like five years ago? Mandela effects? Yeah, yeah, that's one of those deals, right. But I mean still, if you think about free speech and and if you like Smut, like most adults do, Larry Flynts, who does like the character Andy. Yeah, can hated Jerry Fallwell, so that's important. Was An unlikely here. He was definitely a soldier in the fight for for free speech, free expression. They would say, free speech never helps the speech you like. You know, the Free Speech Law's help the speech that you don't want to hear. You know, they protect speech you don't like that, you know, the things that most people would find objectionable. We were talking about not eulogizing people that don't deserve to be and when you mentioned Jerry Fallwell, Larry Flint had the famous feud...

...with Jerry Fallwell, the leader of the religious right, the whole whatever, the moral majority, all that Shit. Jerry Fallwell when he died. I remember Christopher Hitchins, another my favorite thinkers, speakers writers, said if you gave Jerry Fallwell and enema before he died, you could have buried him in a matchbox. And I thought Shit, I thought that's pretty much what it's say. Yeah, you could say about rush limbaugh as well well. You know, in memory of Larry Flint, someone who I think is actually more deserving of a tribute, I would like you to repeat a line that we used to laugh at quite often, and you know exactly what I'm talking about. Your continual please. There was an old there was some old footage of Larry Flint. I don't know if he was opening a porn store coffee shop, like he'd, you know, this new idea and he's said he was being interviewed and someone was like, what do you think? You know Madonna would come in in order and he goes, I think, straight overcapetry. You know, I don't know, but pluck. What do you think? Pope John Paul would have a lot to an a dull line is always stuck with me, man like, just like random moments in my in my whatever existence, I would hear a lot to and a dial will miss you, Larry We yes, exactly. He important. We almost missed you already because we didn't know your yeah, I've still write see that because I'm an idiot. Well, but that that's nothing new. And speaking of idiots, before we get off the topic, I just read something today that cadbury cream eggs. You know I love them. I've talked about him on this show so many times. How I buy him in bulk at Easter and I freeze him and I save him, put him in your butt wherever. Wherever right now is probably the coldest spot in the face there. So yeah, and I can't wait to get my hands on those cadburry cream EGS. But they just release a commercial, okay, and it has cause outrage. Will Blo Oh yeah with yet again conservative groups because it's a little bit of a saucy commercial and they suggest that you can share them anyway that you'd like. And one scene at the end of the commercial, dropping the MIC, has two men in a kiss sharing a cadbury cream egg. Now, to opponents of cadbury cream eggs, I can see going. You know, sharing a cadbury cream egg in that fashion could be fairly disgusting. I get it. Yeah, but that is that doesn't matter what sex you are, because it's just because the Cabri cream egg is gooey in the center. Few yeah, AD break yeah, I love them, but some people are they just don't like them because of that consistency, and I get that. Sure, sure, but still, because you're a HOMOPHOBE, you're freaking out over a commercial for cadbury cream eggs, saying that destroying the idea of chocolate for the youth corpting them, to which I say, fuck you, more cadbury cream eggs for me, you fucking prejudiced piece of shit. Right, go eat your chick fil a, will take the cadbury cream and eggs dinner. Oh Yeah. Seriously, though, I mean like, I don't get this, this whole fucking like everybody's freaking out over you can't CAS l Gina Surruano on the Mandalorian because she said something on shoe shoe media and in the moment you show two guys kissing on a fucking commercial for a Goddamn Candy. It's like twenty six thousand petitions roll into carric yeah, exactly. Boy Caught this candy. Is He kee? Come on, people, do we realize? This is the lunacy,...

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...his thin, Pale body and eyes with seemingly no colored Iris, just tiny black pupils. At this time, oddly colored contact lenses weren't really seen outside of the movie industry, so we in the audience were properly creeped out and intrigued. He mixed the black latex, leather and other Goth Trappings with Candy Stripes and other carnival motifs, juxtaposing contrasting imagery to make the viewer questions systemic beliefs and their own conventions. Even the name Marilyn Manson fused two names that were equally famous but for very different reasons, in some sort of commentary on celebrity at the time. All the other band members knee spooky kids had similar pin up girl, serial killer pseudonyms, Madonna, Wayne Gaycy twiggy Ramirez, Daisy Berkowitz, et CETERA. The music was a punkier sort of industrial then nine inch nails played, and where resner took some jabs at religion in between his love songs, Manson focused mostly on anti Christian sentiment and challenging conservative societal conventions. You need to remember at the time the US was far more conservative than as Marilyn Manson grew in popularity and as loud speaker got bigger, so did the backlash from the media. I know this is turning into one of my artist biopieces and I don't mean for that to be the point of this. I'm just trying to set the stage. So the kids started hopping on board the Manson train, despite all the daytime talk shows proclaiming him to be the downfall of our society. personified. His fame only urged. He publicly allied himself with a previous generations convention troll, Anton Lavey, the founder of the Church of Satan. He wrote a memoir detailing all kinds of rock star antics and sexual debauchery that I will touch on a bit more in a little while. He toyed with fascist imagery on stage. He played with gender norms and challenged traditional views on sexuality and beauty, all fairly significant actions when viewed through the Lens of Twenty Century Society, though pretty juvenile and gross in execution. The point is that controversy wasn't a byproduct of his fame. It was the driving force in one thousand nine hundred and ninety nine, as Manson's fame was on the decline, the mass shooting at Columbine High School brought him back into the spotlight, albeit mistakenly. Because the shooters wore black trench coats and other pieces of Misanthropic Regalia, all the news outlets assumed they were Manson listeners, when actually even Manson was far to establishment for them, their tastes being more underground industrial in nature. But nonetheless, Manson was being pointed to and even interviewed on many a opinion shows and news segments, and it both rekindled his relationship with the national spotlight and solidified his fan base against the media's criticism. Now, to be fair, Manson was unjustly accused in this case, but no publicity is bad publicity, or so he thought. Fast Forward about twenty years. Manson has become a bloated, irrelevant curiosity. In the last couple decades put out some records, I guess. Nothing I've checked out has...

...seemed even notable. It seems that his past celebrity was more a result of the era in which he arose, mixed with Trent resner's production in the absence of those conditions, Manson's talent appears far less remarkable, and it's hard for an aging goth has been to spark controversy, or so it would seem. Recently, the actress Evan Rachel Wood went on record with allegations of abuse and sexual misconduct directed at Manson, horrible things she endured while dating him years ago. In the wake of this revelation, many other people have come forward to comment on not just the truth in Miss Wood's claims, but on all kinds of shit bad behavior they witnessed while in Manson's presence over the years. Guitarist West Borland and even Trent resner himself have both spoken publicly about what a loathsome and abusive figure he is, how poorly he treats people, especially women. As if all the people coming out of the woodwork weren't enough. Remember how I mentioned a memoir filled with rock star antics, etc. Earlier? Well, I read that book when it came out, back when I was still somewhat intrigued by the controversial figure. I remember him detailing the way he would treat girls who would make it backstage to party with the band. Games involving the girls eating lots of colorful fruity cereal and laxatives, target practice, while spitting at these female fans naked bodies, urinating on them, making fun of a deaf fan while sexually exploiting her. It's been a long time since I read it, but I remember some of those details. I also remember not listening to Manson much longer after that. So here we are in two thousand and twenty one. Marilyn Manson, or Brian Warner, if we can use his real name, is now just another Puffy, creepy old entertainment industry misogynoust type, nothing interesting to say, still somehow courting controversy, though this time the controversy is eating him alive like a praying Mantis. That bad boy rock star hedonistic persona he cultivated has become the Frankenstein monster that will ultimately put an end to him, or so we can all hope. Yes, wild, it's crazy man like. I've never liked Marilyn Manson, you know, but the thing was we were a like the perfect age when the height of his popularity hit, and I remember just so many people being sucked into this and, like you said, controversy was more the content than the actual music itself. You know what I mean, right? Sometimes, I mean, I know we, like you said, he use the imagery and some of this lot of lyrics were a little shocking or whatever, but it was like you'd see people dressing up like him to get a rise out of society as a whole. Right, I get it, rebellious youth, you know what I mean. But now it's amazing that it took this this long, this many decades later, for him to kind of have to pay the Piper for just nasty, terrible behavior. I mean, we live in the Post Harvey Weinstein Age, you know what I mean, where people are finally taken to task for some of the terrible things they've done. Now we too movement the meat, and it's all justified and deserved. I mean you're we're treated like a fucking garbage man. And, Oh yeah, I've talked about in the past how sometimes I mistreated women, but never did this degree again when I was young, because I hate to use the excuse, but you don't know any better. But I mean you just maybe you would have wrong. Are you just you know again, your young mind just wasn't there. It wasn't mature enough. Yet to understand totally what was right from wrong. Sure, but...

...all this stuff is just insane. And then here's something that's going to sound terrible coming to my'm out of my mouth, but it's the absolute truth. I didn't know he was dating. Was His name? Evan Rachel would right, from Westworld, Yep, and she seems like an incredibly intelligent and smoking hot woman. What the fuck is he doing with Marilyn Manson? He's obvious young. Heard. Yeah, she was really young. May. This was back. It was back like twenty years ago. I mean Evan Rachel Wood was was an actress back when, you know, she was like, I forget there she was in a movie called thirteen. That was like this controversial movie because it was showing the shocking way like young kids. It was one of the first movies that was like exposing how shocking Lee, you know, mature young girls are being or acting shit. So she was young when she started acting and it, and she was still a teenager league, I guess, but still a teenager when she was dating Manson and he just really took advantage of her and like had her like almost like a pet, you know what I mean. Like people would comment on how he treated her like an animal, almost, you know, like had her under his thumb, on a leash. Yeah, crazy, possibly literally. But well, again, it's kind of like speak to it. Like I said, she was really young, you know. I mean, people take advantage of youth. You know, makes me didn't know any better. We understand? We don't really, we can't. I don't know. Yeah, can't grasp like what's right or wrong sometimes, and it's unfortunate and sad. It's terrible, you know. But the thing was with the Manson thing. I know he immediately tried to defend himself. Of course he was already dropped from his record label and whatever project he had coming out. Trent resner was like, yeah, this guy's a shit bag. Exactly to which, though, I wonder, like you said, these books have been written about him in the past and these celebrities coming out against him now, these men who were supposedly friends with him. Yeah, why didn't they speak up a little bit earlier? Why do you have to be the woman's responsibility you get treated like shit, to kind of say, Hey, that's a good point. I don't know. You know what I mean. But the thing is is we talked a little bit earlier to about cancel culture and how you can't cancel this and this and that, and it works. It works both ways, I suppose. But the thing is is, like this is just, yeah, what a fuck, when there's a pattern rappit? Yeah, when there's like a pattern of behavior to the point where a person's just a piece of shit, like somebody like yeah, like what it's turning out. Man Said, it wasn't just her, like, like I said, all the right the groupies and the you know, the girls, the fans that would come back stage like they were horrible shit, do like that. That I read, and I mean, yeah, it wasn't just him. Maybe he writes in his book about other band members and there's actually some controversy because he wrote in it that part of those like, you know, that debauchery, that backstage shit, involved Trent resider, he wrote in the book, because they used to tour together, as I mentioned, that's where I first saw Manson and he was part of that camp, kind of an eventually, Trent resider, you know, hated him after a while, after he started getting too big for his you know bridges or whatever. But but the point is he wrote Trent resider into some of that, some of that memoir, and Trent resident disputes it now. He's saying, you know, I had nothing to do with that, but you never know. Trend resident was a fucked up due bag in the day to I mean he's matured a lot more, apparently than Manson. I mean Trent residents have been in a stable marriage for years now, you know, and seems very sober and healthy, and Manson's just this yeah, like, kind of yeah, he just looks like he's been written hard and put away wet. You know, it looks like he's had a rough one and he still hasn't learned any lessons. You know, he's just my point was that people like that, or like Bill Cosby, with a pattern of, you know, mistreating people and just something has to be done. You can call it cancel culture, but when somebody's that big of a piece of shit, maybe don't let him slide anymore. You know, maybe maybe take away some of their privilege, if you yes, and it has to be accountability,...

...right exactly. That's the thing. When people just double down on lies like we it's just come on, man, if you did it, you did it. Say You did it. Maybe you've learned from something, maybe you grown, maybe you've changed. You know, all these things could happen. It's the evolution of being. But Dude, like I just I just cannot stand when people will just deny shit tooth and nail to protect whatever they're holding on to. And I understand this. Millions of dollars at steak he yeah, well, for him, I suppose, as an image what have you. But yeah, I mean fast up, man, just do it. Tell say what you did. You know, come on, I know. Yeah, Hey, you know, it sounds like he's kind of fucked up. I'd be. Well, obviously he's AF fucked up dude too, but like there was records of him saying that, you know, I'm hurting myself and it's your fault, like he was just like that's the type of psychological abuse he would do. I don't know me. Yeah, I'd like to know what our listeners think about anything we talked about today. I brought up earlier that we have social media accounts, twitter, the facebook, instagram, whatever whatever, and email. So if you feel free to write us an email, it's nice. I just like writing a letter home from us, from I don't know, you're traveling, you're at war, whatever, right home, like you love us. That's Gmail. Yeah, selling out show at GMAILCOM. Well, this episode has been a hoot, let me tell you, in your hooting anny, hooting nanny. Yeah, and I was cold before, but now I'm hot with rage. Talking about fired you, Ted cruise and Marilyn Manson. And who would have thunk it? You know, I mean really, I know, that's a weird weird's just I mean it's great that we can bring up so many different people on the show. That PISS US off. Sure, man, Hey, whatever it takes to get you all fired up and warm. Not Think about this. Yeah, the cold. Well, hopefully by the time this episode is released I will be cleaner. Let's fly swarming around my pits. Yeah, so pray for me. We can all hope. Hashtag for me, will you people? That's all I want. Thoughts and prayers. Oh God, Oh Lord, here we go. Thoughts and prayers for Dave. Hashtag. Hashtag. Oh yeah, actually, what would be a good Hashtag for me has to tongue, bath, tongue back. All right, we're getting the fuck out of here. I want to thank each and every one of you for taking the time to listen to our program today and virtual hugs for all of you. I am Dave, that is nate, and this has been the selling out show.

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