TBTL: Too Beautiful to Live with Luke Burbank
TBTL: #1690 - Paula Poundstone!09/19/14
Luke chats with Paula Poundstone post "Wait Wait" recording and asks her to name all 16 of her cats. Which she does, quite remarkably.
TBTL: #1689 - Snarkasm
Luke and Andrew drive around L.A. and debate some of today's most pressing issues, including controversial sweatshirts, mixed nuts, and Girl Talk references.
TBTL: #1688 - Live From Outside the Tattle Tale Room
Luke and Andrew meet face-to-face for the first time in months...in a dive bar parking lot, naturally.
TBTL: #1687 - LA Dreams and Red Carpet Nightmares
Luke lands in LA for the week, and remembers a previous trip that didn't go so well.
TBTL: #1686 - EmojiCon2014
Luke spends 85% of the show trying to compose an emoji-based message for his wife.
TBTL: #1685 - Trying to Keep Our Wits
Luke deals with the pangs of professional jealousy on his drive home from a fancy public radio conference. Andrew cyber-stalks his barber.
TBTL: #1683 - TBTL + The DPD = The Dukes of Portland.
Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam of The Dinner Party Download discuss the most expensive guest they've ever booked, and why it was totally worth it.
TBTL: #1683 - Live Wire Redux: Fred Armisen and Carl Kasell
Luke gets ready for his Big Night In Portland and to get pumped up, replays one of his favorite Live Wire interviews, from SNL and Portlandia, Fred Armisen.
TBTL: #1682 - Big Mistake: Luke Gets A Megaphone.
Luke gets a new toy, sure to annoy Andrew and the listeners. Plus, the guys are having some serious reservations about their football obsession, in light of the Ray Rice video.
TBTL: #1681 - Don't Worry Baby
Luke reports on his time at the Wooden Boat Festival and Andrew has some unorthodox methods for trying to reduce the stress in his life.
TBTL: #1680 - RIP Joan Rivers
Luke and Andrew discuss the life and legacy of Joan Rivers.
TBTL: #1679 - Nice Chinstrap Bro
Luke and Andrew discuss chinstrap beards, the music of Everlast, and if Luke was too nonchalant about looking at leaked photos of naked celebs.
TBTL: #1678 - Celeb Nudes, Fapping, and Across The Street Kids
Luke and Andrew return from labor day fapping at the bit to talk about the latest news. Wait, fapping means what??!
TBTL: #1677 - Bumbershoot Show!
TBTL records a live show at Bumbershoot, featuring Kumail Nanjiani, Rap Master Maurice, and The Pains of Being Pure At Heart.
TBTL: #1676 - Live From Chateau St. Michelle!
TBTL gets together for its annual summer picnic with the listeners. Featuring Jen "Flash" Andrews and Sean DeTore. (photo credit: Bruce in Lake Stevens)
TBTL: #1675 - The Man Behind The Music
After spending the week talking about Magic! TBTL goes to the ultimate source of terrible, weirdly catchy songs... the guy who wrote those 'Free Credit Report dot Com' jingles.
TBTL: #1674 - Andrew's Mystery Cassette.
Andrew finds an old cassette tape in the studio and decides to play it live on-air, and Luke gets into some hot water over his comments regarding the Police (the band, not law enforcement).
TBTL: #1673 - What You Gotta Be So Rude?
Luke and Andrew descend into a rabbit hole over America's Current #1 song, which is horrible. And also discuss horribly good TV and horribly silly sports reporting. Plus Mike Pesca on the "No Angel" controversy.
TBTL: #1672 - On Our Media
Luke and Andrew discuss the outrage over a New York Times article about Michael Brown, and read old "Hagar The Horrible" comics live on the air, you know, like you do on a radio show.
TBTL: #1671 - Don't Pee There.
Luke and Sean discuss the do's and don'ts of going #1. Also, Megan Kelso weighs in on what makes a compelling comic.
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