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Ol' Fools Talking Ol' Skool

Comedy

Two long time friends take a lighthearted look at things of the past, discuss the present and delve into the future, in an unscripted manner.

Location:

United States

Genres:

Comedy

Description:

Two long time friends take a lighthearted look at things of the past, discuss the present and delve into the future, in an unscripted manner.

Language:

English

Contact:

6158670158


Episodes
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Sistas...We Still Love You

5/25/2024
In this edition Mickey and Rodney talk about self-made privacy precautions, the continuing effort to determine the best players ever in different sports (and how there will never be a definitive answer), Caitlin Clark and how her accomplishments should have an asterisk beside her name, the bias in pro sports, the evolution of the NBA, the Latino influence in baseball, the spectacle that has become the NBA draft and how despite the trend of pro Black athletes having girlfriends and wives of other races, "Sistas...We Still Love You...

Duration:00:30:38

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Can't Trust Anybody These Days

5/16/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about being leery when unexpected money arrives, the frustration of automated calls, fraud attempts, and junk emails, along with being mindful of who you trust, maintaining your personal privacy and how we've pretty much have stopped answering any call that come in on a land line.

Duration:00:31:24

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Stormy Weather

5/11/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about the crazy weather we've been having with the storms and tornados, how the weather led to roof replacement and storm shelter drama and more insane paperwork due to someone's passing.

Duration:00:30:29

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The Philosophy of Life

4/13/2024
Rodney and Mickey talk about how not to make a fool of yourself, lesson learned throughout life, remembering the past, not letting your past life go, people's perceived opinion of you, and living your dreams.

Duration:00:28:37

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My Time Is Valuable Too!!!

4/6/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about when a one-hour lunch actually lasted one hour, how doctor offices tell you to be there fifteen minutes early and they see you thirty minutes past your appointment time, forward thinking and playing the political game.

Duration:00:33:05

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Pre-Planning & War Stories

3/28/2024
Rodney and Mickey talk about pre-planning needs for that time when we all must leave this earth and old war stories about deployments during the war.

Duration:00:36:08

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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

3/16/2024
In this episode Mickey talks about all of the roadblocks and illogical rules he runs into trying to handle his uncle's affairs.

Duration:00:31:20

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The World According To Mickey G. & Rodney T.

3/7/2024
Rodney and Mickey talk about world politics, military retirement, social security, smart decisions in life and educating yourself.

Duration:00:27:14

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Your Playing Days Are Over

3/1/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about old musical groups and their stories, how old school players couldn't sneak around in these days of social media, what you can find when you Google your name, why we thought lawyers new all types of law, taking liberties with words, GoFundMe and panhandling and politicians and their riches.

Duration:00:29:25

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Old Men's Advice

2/26/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about shaving, the price of haircuts, "Old Men's Advice", divorce and marriage (even among superstars), Taylor Swift and her influence on the NFL, and old school artists like Lisa Stansfield, the O'Jays and Frankie Beverly.

Duration:00:38:21

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When Does Creativity Go Too Far

2/15/2024
Rodney & Mickey talk about these ridiculous kids' names, men with extensions down to their butts, eyelashes that look like black caterpillars, outrageous fingernails, how just because they make it doesn't mean you can wear it, hair/beard dying, what's considered fashionable and what's not and how things have changed as we've gotten older!!!

Duration:00:31:55

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Let It Snow!!!

1/31/2024
Mickey and Rodney talk about Rodney's COVID recovery, the winter weather we just had, vaccines, the News Nation network, Fani Willis, how much judges and teachers are disrespected today, and bad English.

Duration:00:30:38

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A New Year...Same Old Problems

1/19/2024
Rodney and Mickey talk about the current political environment, including Donald Trump, the wars in Israel and Ukraine, the US's historical relationship with Iran, how time seems to be passing so quickly, how we couldn't wait to be 18 and now our children are turning 40, ever changing neighbors and homemade cold remedies.

Duration:00:31:12

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Cigar Bar & Turkey Wings

1/12/2024
Mickey & Rodney talk about the good old days of ESPN when they repeated football games over and over again, what ESPN considers sports now, some of the comments sports announcers make, including Richard Sherman, Charles Barkley and Shaq, Shaq's business sense, celebrities and money management, what if you had a lot of money, questionable business management and cigar bars and turkey wings!!!

Duration:00:35:28

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A Real Slap In The Face

1/5/2024
In this episode Rodney & Mickey talk about how free services can come with frustrations, the rumors about T.D. Jakes, girls having baby's by celebrities with no shame, the craziness on social media, OnlyFans pages, very revealing lady's fashion and slap fighting.

Duration:00:24:50

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It's That Time of Year Again

12/22/2023
Mickey and Rodney talk about the cold and flu season, how we have pantries full of medicine that's mostly expired, vaccines, our "warm natured" wives, Mickey's very frustrating eye exam, going to the VA and its example of government bureaucracy.

Duration:00:31:26

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There's No Place Like Home

12/9/2023
In this episode Rodney and Mickey talk about home building, how you get what you pay for, how do they really measure the square footage of your home, how your home value can go up by the property assessor just driving by your home, retirement strategy, paying off a home and reading money advice services like Kiplinger and the Moneyist.

Duration:00:31:15

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I'm OCD and I Like It!!!

11/30/2023
Mickey and Rodney talk about people who procrastinate, the benefit of doing things now, not later, our OCD-like habits (emptying the trash, filling the beverage fridge), a quick lesson in trash management, yard sprinkler systems and home building.

Duration:00:36:15

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Dating...2023 Style

11/16/2023
Rodney & Mickey talk about a recent dating incident where a lady was taken to The Cheesecake Factory and she told her date she was "too fine" to go to a chain restaurant; dating past and present, how doing the simple things can safe time later and other stuff!!!

Duration:00:31:24

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You Got To Give It Up

11/9/2023
Mickey and Rodney talk about how sports stars find it hard to give up their dreams as they get older, reminisce about those good old days playing basketball and some of the guys we remember, the saga of Dwight Howard, the interesting Damian Lillard divorce and how he wants his ex to give up his last name, why do some women keep their maiden names, the definition of a "long marriage" over the years, divorced couples living together, taking marriage advice and domestic violence.

Duration:00:31:45