A podcast by nerds

Each episode, our hosts, Chris (jazzsequence) and Gary (binarygary) are given a topic by Allison (allisonplus) that they know nothing about in advance, and attempt to carry on a conversation about it. Hijinks ensue.

It’s the Balderdash of podcasts.


Gary (binarygary), Chris (jazzs3quence) and Allison (allisonplus) are all WordPress developers who worked together at the same agency. They are all extremely sarcastic geeks and Binary Jazz was a bad idea that was accidentally a good idea. (If you’re curious about the origin story, it all started here.)

The rules are simple:

Allison conjures up a topic. Gary and Chris are not shown the topic before recording but attempt to discuss, riff, and elucidate their knowledge on said subject despite their ignorance about the subject.


Episode 10110111: More jazz than binary

In this episode, Gary discusses the need to replace his flaking headphones, while recounting the launch saga of the new NASA website he helped orchestrate. Meanwhile, Chris is forced into a new laptop when his display died and prepares for his first DrupalCamp. Also, WordCamp Vancouver, and the perils of government shutdowns. This description was …

Episode 10110110: Avocado Prices and Oppenheimer

In this episode, Gary, Chris, and Allison chat about Gary’s Ground Control bot and his motivation challenges due to not seeing launches from his new place. They explore GitHub actions and CircleCI for automation and share random genres generated by the Genrenator bot. They also discuss avocado prices in Canada, misconceptions about moving to other …

Episode 10110101: Claude

Back from our hiatus, in this episode we discuss the challenges of providing tech support for parents and other relatives. We experiment with Claude.ai to explore AI capabilities and humor. Also, Allison’s Reading Corner: The Wild Edge of Sorrow by Francis Weller, Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski, Happy Place and Beach Read by …








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