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 10100001: Anthropic

Do you believe in the Anthropic Principle? In this episode, we look at MIT’s Anthropology degree program, hating everything and social media for anthropologists. Also, EV car shows and food stuff (including the proper pronunciation of “potato”).

Episode 10011111: Pathogenesis/Salutogenesis

Welcome to Binary Jazz from space! 🚀 In this episode, we check in, the separation of church and state in Salt Lake City (or lack thereof), polygamous tunnels, and hypothesize about the topic. Chris believes it is true to the obvious Italian root word of saluto, whereas Gary leans into pathology. Also, Google owns you …