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Mix-Minus with Matthew McQueeny

Mix-Minus discusses technology, media, sports, craft beers, entrepreneurship, and all things interesting.


#385: Matthew O'Daniels on March Madness 2023 (NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament Preview)
Matt O'Daniels joins the show for the annual Mix-Minus NCAA Tournament/March Madness breakdown.
82:29 3/14/23
#384: Adrian Colarusso and Mason Ameri
Matthew McQueeny is joined by Adrian Colarusso and Mason Ameri.  Adrian Colarusso is a Wealth Advisor at Target Rock Wealth Management and Mason Ameri, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Rutgers Business School.  The trio convene at the Princeton (NJ) Public Library in-person to muse on business, relationships, remote working, ChatGPT and Artifical Intelligence, the circumstances of their friendship, and so much more!
96:38 2/27/23
#383: Tim Castano, Jayme Alfano Mulhern (Oscars 2023)
Tim Castano and Jayme Alfano Mulhern join the show for the ninth year to talk Oscars 2023/95th Academy Awards, including nominees for Best Picture, Director, Actor/Actress in a Leading Role, Actor/Actress in a Supporting Role, and more.  Discussion touches on Everything Everywhere All at Once, The Banshees of Inisherin, The Fabelmans, Top Gun: Maverick, All Quiet on the Western Front, TAR, Elvis, Avatar: The Way of Water, Triangle of Sadness, To Leslie, Blonde, The Whale, Living, Aftersun, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Glass Onion, Living, and more!
115:22 2/26/23
#252: Ten Years to the Day
Matt talks Super Bowl, over/under results for the NFL season, and YouTube TV. *originally released 2/3/18
50:57 2/12/23
#323: Bean
Matt talks about Kobe Bryant and the tragic helicopter crash in Calabasas, Super Bowl LIV, and his attempt to watch all of the great movies. The first six minutes of the episode is taken from the Kobe Bryant tribute video at Staples Center on January 31, 2020.   *originally released 2/3/20
41:53 1/26/23
#382: I Saw That It Was Trending
Matt talks college football, USC, Michigan, TCU, Ohio State, Illinois, South Carolina, Caleb Williams, Spencer Rattler, Harry Styles, Olivia Wilde, Don't Worry Darling, Donald Trump, Twitter, Elon Musk, and Dwight Howard.
41:19 11/20/22
#381: Election Results 2022 for U.S. Midterm Elections
Matt talks all about the 2022 United States midterm elections, including media coverage, the Senate and House races, Ron DeSantis, Donald Trump, John Fetterman, Mehmet Oz, Herschel Walker, Raphael Warnock, Mark Kelly, Lauren Boebert, and much more!
28:56 11/9/22
#380: Election Day 2022 & The Golden State Warriors
Matt talks about the midterm election, parsing what it means to follow politics, the Golden State Warriors, and the NBA on its league-wide day off.
39:51 11/8/22
#379: Why have two drummers?
Matt talks Facebook marketplace, convertible cribs, date night in Morristown, Trombone Shorty, Howard Stern, Bruce Springsteen, Bill Burr, his favorite shows on HBO, Apple TV 4K (2022), Top Gun: Maverick, favorite holiday movies, and much more!
57:32 11/6/22
#378: Wins for Winter
Matt talks about the Los Angeles Lakers, the Brooklyn Nets, the early season NBA landscape, The New York Giants, and the NFL at the halfway point.
41:21 11/3/22
#377: Mason Ameri
Mason Ameri is Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Rutgers Business School.  In this episode, Matt and Mason discuss writing, the creative process, happy places, experiencing the flow, remote work, and Mason's first book, "The 10-Second Commute: New Realities of Virtual Work."  The book, co-written with Terri R. Kurtzberg, is out October 31, 2022. Buy the book here >>
40:51 10/22/22
#376: NBA Season Preview (2022-23) with Greg Hrinya and Tim Castano
Matt is joined by Greg Hrinya and Tim Castano to preview the 2022-23 NBA season and talk through the compelling storylines.
102:38 10/15/22
#375: London Calling
Recorded live from London, England, Matt touches on his quick trip to the city, Uber vs. Lyft, JFK Airport, JetBlue, Thursday Night Football, the New York Giants, time differences, the New York Mets in the National League Wild Card round, and more!
31:19 10/7/22
#374: Met Setting
Matt talks about his travels of late, professional pursuits, the New York Giants, and the New York Mets as they head into the final week of the season.
19:52 9/29/22
#373: 2022 NFL Picks (Plus or) Minus Podcast
Matt previews the upcoming NFL season and looks at the projected over-unders for each team.
60:20 9/7/22
#132: Labor Day in Harrisburg
Matt talks about the end of summer, a Labor Day weekend family trip to Harrisburg, PA, minor league baseball, Cutter Dykstra, and the Matt Harvey situation. *originally released 9/7/15
49:47 9/3/22
#187: Nunyo Demasio
A winner of multiple national writing awards, Nunyo Demasio has been a beat reporter and feature writer for some of the nation's premier magazines and newspapers. He began writing full time at the New York Daily News in the mid-1990s, and has worked for Sports Illustrated, ESPN: The Magazine, the New York Times, the Washington Post and the Seattle Times. His first book, "Parcells: A Football Life," was released in 2014. Interview/discussion with Nunyo begins at 13:00. **originally published 9/5/16
84:18 8/28/22
#231: I'm a Belieber?
Matt talks Apple Music, Defiant Ones, Justin Bieber, and much more. **originally published 8/5/17
58:06 8/21/22
#339: The Sunsetting of Summer
Matt talks about a Friday sojourn, the treatment of teachers, Tesla Autopilot, Amazon Halo, Palm Springs (movie), and Jackie Brown. **originally published 8/28/20
32:03 8/20/22
#311: I'm A Credit Card Points Addict
Matt talks about his August, the end of his first MBA semester, family vacation in Wildwood Crest, The Loudest Voice, Avengers:Endgame, credit cards, Succession, and Mindhunter. *originally published 8/29/19
54:57 8/13/22
#127: August is the Sunday of the Year
Matt talks about August, the Apple Watch, an iOS9 Beta disaster, and the psychology of time. *originally published 8/1/15
44:09 8/7/22
#372: The Interesting Part of Being an Adult
Matt talks summer, Mac Studio, Samsung M8 Monitor, computer setups, entrepreneurship and family, career aspirations, childcare, vacationing in the Thousand Islands, Kevin Durant and the Brooklyn Nets, and so much more.
47:43 7/8/22
#371: Inability of Durability
Matt talks about an early wakeup on a Saturday morning, Joe Biden, integrating different personalities, how the Brooklyn Nets might just be a mirage or the sports version of a "unicorn," how Kevin Durant is like Jacob Degrom, the New York Mets, and so much more.
42:45 4/2/22
#370: Tim Castano, Jayme Alfano Mulhern (Oscars 2022)
Tim Castano and Jayme Alfano Mulhern join the show for the eighth year to talk Oscars 2022/94th Academy Awards, including nominees for Best Picture, Director, Actor/Actress in a Leading Role, Actor/Actress in a Supporting Role, and more.  Discussion touches on The Power of the Dog, CODA, Belfast, West Side Story, Dune, King Richard, Licorice Pizza, Drive My Car, Don't Look Up, Nightmare Alley, The Eyes of Tammy Faye, The Lost Daughter, Being the Ricardos, Spencer, Parallel Mothers, tick, tick... Boom!, The Tragedy of Macbeth, and more!      
98:55 3/21/22
#369: Discussing Apple's "Peek Performance" Event with Gustava Souza
Matt is joined by Gustavo Souza to talk all about Apple's "Peek Performance" event, Apple M1 Ultra, The Mac Studio, Studio Display, new iPhone SE, iPad Air with M1 Chip, Apple TV Plus and Baseball, AirPods, and so much more.
42:43 3/8/22
#368: Greg Hrinya on the Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers after the James Harden-Ben Simmons Trade
Greg Hrinya is a former NBA writer and author of The 5-Year Plan: The Nets' Tumultuous Journey from New Jersey to Brooklyn.  Greg and Matt discuss the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade between the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers.  The deal also included Paul Millsap going to Philadelphia and Seth Curry, Andre Drummond and two first-round draft picks coming back to Brooklyn.  Other topics include Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Harden's Brooklyn tenure, and Adrian Wojnarowski    
50:04 2/12/22
Elizabeth Clarissa Innes (1924-2022)
In March 2014, Matt and his wife Melany interviewed Melany's grandmother, Elizabeth Innes, on the cusp of her 90th birthday.  The interview culminated with the announcement of Matt and Melany's first pregnancy, which would be Elizabeth's first great grandchild. On February 5th, 2022, Elizabeth - "Bet" - passed away.  In honor of an amazing and long life, we are releasing the interview as a podcast.
88:57 2/5/22
#366: Peripatetic
Matt talks about a great personal and professional 2021, local politics and education, working out, the thoughts of going away with his family, and Apple's newest car initiative.  
44:22 12/8/21
#365: Clamshell Mode
Matt talks about the Jason Garrett firing, the state of the New York Giants, Nespresso, Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, and the ideal home computer setup.
34:12 11/24/21
#364: 8th Anniversary!
Matt talks about eight years of Mix-Minus Podcast and all of the new things Apple announced this week.
42:02 9/17/21