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Ask A Ninja Goes DVD

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the November 29th, 2006


Today, all ninja fans worldwide are able to pre-order the hot-of-the-press Ask A Ninja DVD compilation. In honor of the DVD release, the International Day of the Ninja on Dec. 5 and — most importantly — the fact that this episode of GETV will be featured on the historic DVD (as far as we can tell, this is the first online video show that has put out a compilation), we’ve decided to rebroadcast our interview with Kent Nichols and Doug Sarine, the guys behind the Ninja. Or next to the Ninja, sometimes they stand in front of him as well — anything to avoid getting killed.

For everyone in the LA/Hollywood crew, Irina will be co-hosting the Ask A Ninja party on Dec. 5, so please come by around 7pm to Cinespace at 6356 Hollywood Boulevard and say hello. Though be forewarned as the floor may be covered in human pizza.

Episode links: Ask A Ninja, International Day of Ninja, Pre-Order Ninja DVD, DVD Release Party

We Got Questions, Ninja Got Answers

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the October 11th, 2006


If GETV could admit to being a groupie of any vlog, it would be Ask A Ninja, since being a groupie of a ninja is an honor. And being killed by one is too. But Irina’s not quite ready to be chopped up into little pieces, so instead she fired off question after question at the "Ask a Ninja" team of Kent Nichols aka Beatbox Giant (he towers at six feet six inches tall) and Doug Sarine, who is "very close with the ninja" we hear. The ninja is not only a lethal killer, but with hundreds of thousands of viewers, a vlogging force of destruction. Hear about ninja skills of epidermal removal and frozen baskets of loneliness.

Episode links: Ask A Ninja 

Formats available: Quicktime (.mov) | Ogg Theora (.ogg)

Cory Doctorow is the Singularity

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the September 25th, 2006


Cory Doctorow is an award winning science fiction writer, BoingBoing blogger, online policy geek and even a Canadian. Irina checks in with Cory on his new life in LA, his clothing, the singularity, post-humanism, weird crap, risk taking, the future of video and his latest published short story.

Episode links: Cory Doctorow, BoingBoing, I, Row-Boat, The Singularity, kilted Cory, video game Cory, blogs famous for 5 people

Poolside with Revver’s Steven Starr & Oliver Luckett

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the September 19th, 2006

Quicktime (.mov) | Ogg Theora (.ogg)

Insert Ad Here and We All Get Paid. By the time we stuffed a mic in their faces, Revver co-founders Steven and Oliver had been drinking their own Kool-Aid for hours at the Revver 1.0 party in the City of Angels. But we’re ok with that because Revver Kool-Aid tastes good! And to some people, it tastes like dollar dollar bills, y’all! Hear what they have to say about inserting things for money.

Episode links: Revver, Steven Starr, Oliver Luckett, ad1, ad2, borscht, Mentos dudes

David Ulevitch and OpenDNS Unclog Your Tubes

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the September 15th, 2006
David Ulevitch is a man who is passionate about making the tubes work faster and more accurately for you, just as long as he can look his mother in the eye while doing it. Irina blows the lid off OpenDNS and discovers David’s fraternal past.

Episode links: David Ulevitch, OpenDNS

Killer Kites Dominate the San Francisco Skies

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the September 12th, 2006
The 9.8 Fighting Kite Brigade recently hosted another of its infamous kite fights high atop one of San Francisco’s notorious hills. Kites were going down left and right as a hearty few kitefighters dominated the sky. GETV brings you the action.

Episode links: Kite Fight!, Rick Abruzzo, Ted Rheingold, Seth Mazow

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From the Archives

Posted in GETV Episode by ekai on the September 8th, 2006

This week, we delve into the GETV archives of the past 10 months to bring you a handful of never before seen clips. We’ve accumulated a lot of content that never made it to the light of our RSS feed for one reason or another. Play along and see if you can figure out which clips are from the era before we had a camera that let us to plug in our microphone.

Episode links: Jackson West, Steve Garfield, Butthole Bear, D. Scott Hirsch, Glenda Bautista, Markos Moulitsas, Lance Arthur, Irene McGee, Cal Henderson, Molly Steenson, Molly Ditmore, Ross Levinsohn, South Beach Ross, Meetro Boy Band, Enric, Dogster