Go Fund Us!

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Hello, thank you for reading. We are campaigning to raise funds for our show and a charity called Extra Life. and we need your help

Podcasting isn’t free, and the more popular, widely distributed podcasts rely on advertising to fund them. Although Tim and John proudly pay our monthly dues to keep the lights on, we want better equipment to improve sound and editing software. Since the beginning our show has been “roughing it”. Week in and out we record the show on a voice recorder app on an iPod, and spend hours editing to improve the quality. As a podcast hosts, we want to bring the best quality content we can to our listeners, so we are launching this crowdfunding page on GoFundMe.

 
Extra_Life_CMNHosp_blue.png.694f51f90b6996220bcb63ae083b61d5We also want to make a difference in the world. Tim has wanted to do a charity episode for sometime, but due to our crazy schedules it took forever for us to figure it out. We are raising money for Extra Life. Extra Life is a video game based charity designed to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, which empowers the gaming community to make a difference in the lives of local sick and injured kids. Participants fund raise year-­round and during a 24-hour gaming marathon each fall. The money we raise will be in part donated to this charity.

 

timer-512Our approach to raise the money is what we call an hourglass fundraiser. We set our primary goal at $300; until we reach the goal the funds we raise would be divied up between our show (75% of proceeds), and Extra Life (the last 25%). When we reach our goal, the hourglass fundraiser flips around, at which point 75% of the proceeds go to Extra Life, and the remaining 25% to our show.

 

With that, We have given incentives so that you get a little something when you donate.

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We’d appreciate any donation you can muster, thank you for listening and being a dork with us. We understand that money can be tight for many of us, so if you cannot donate, please share this on Facebook, Twitter, and with friends you know will like the show. Sharing is caring. Thank you so much.

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DOAT Ep 52: Year One

This week on the Dork of All Trades Podcast, Tim and John review their first year of podcasting
They Discuss Deadpool, Deadpool Trailer, Pool log, Katsucon, Philadelphia Comic Con, Best of 2015, Best life event, best nerd story, favorite podcast, The Nerd Podcast Mafia, Cult-45, So Wizard, Open All Powers, The Back Issue, Convo Comics Cast, Fans On Patrol, Rachel and Miles XPlain the XMen, Nerdist, Smodcast, Podcasts Without Borders, The Killing Joke, Civil War, Ratchet and Clank movie, Back to the Future Day, Matt Damon, Dragon Ball Super, Best TV Show 2015, iZombie, Arrow, Teen Wolf, Man Seeking Woman, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Flash, Doctor Who, Best Movies 2015, Inside Out, Mad Max Fury Road, Star Wars, Star Wars the Force Awakens, TFA, Star Wars Spoilers, R2KT, Han Solo, Rey, Finn, FN 2187, Poe Damarin, leia Organa, Chewbacca, Daniel Craig, Captain Phasma, General Hux, Kylo Ren, Just Saiyan Gear, Diamond Dave, Diamond Minds, Chronicles Unwritten, One Year Of Podcasting, One Year Anniversary, Podcast 52, What Say You Pod, Impractical Jokers, Open letter to the Big Bald Broadcast, Podern Family, Podcast Feedback, Feedback, and More!
They Play clips from past episodes
In order:
Episode 25: Diamond Doctor Who
Episode 10: Don’t Drink and Drift
Episode 23: Pods Against Humanity
Episode 35: We’re All Idiots
Episode 41: Carol is Zombie’s Batman
Episode 34: Poke-Showdown

Happy New Year!

The Dork of All Trades Podcast is hosted by
John Langan & Tim Berger
Website: http://dorkofalltrades.net
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Special Thanks to all of the Nerd Podcast Mafia: So Wizard, Open All Powers, The Convo Comics Podcast, The Back Issue Pod, Fans on Patrol, and Cult-45 Podcast.