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TBTL: Too Beautiful to Live

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TBTL (Too Beautiful to Live, if you were curious) is a daily weekday podcast from Luke Burbank and co-host/producer Andrew Walsh. It is about life. It is about current events. It is about popular culture. It is about Luke’s weight on that day. Luke, who also hosts the popular Live Wire variety show, started TBTL as a radio program in 2008 before transitioning to the world of podcasts in 2009. Luke, Andrew, and their loyal fans have been going strong ever since.

TBTL (Too Beautiful to Live, if you were curious) is a daily weekday podcast from Luke Burbank and co-host/producer Andrew Walsh. It is about life. It is about current events. It is about popular culture. It is about Luke’s weight on that day. Luke, who also hosts the popular Live Wire variety show, started TBTL as a radio program in 2008 before transitioning to the world of podcasts in 2009. Luke, Andrew, and their loyal fans have been going strong ever since.
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TBTL (Too Beautiful to Live, if you were curious) is a daily weekday podcast from Luke Burbank and co-host/producer Andrew Walsh. It is about life. It is about current events. It is about popular culture. It is about Luke’s weight on that day. Luke, who also hosts the popular Live Wire variety show, started TBTL as a radio program in 2008 before transitioning to the world of podcasts in 2009. Luke, Andrew, and their loyal fans have been going strong ever since.

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Episodes

Too Beautiful To Live for July 18, 2018

7/18/2018
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Duration:01:01:39

#2685 Emo Tuesday

7/17/2018
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Luke hosts the show solo, and discusses the 'S-Town' lawsuit, Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, and the oldest toast ever discovered. Mostly though, he talks about visiting Menchie's frozen yogurt. Like, he. will. not. let. it. go.

Duration:00:56:15

#2684 Captain Of The S.S. Disaster Voyage

7/16/2018
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Luke took some friends and family out on his boat this weekend. Things could not have gone more wrong.

Duration:02:14:30

#2683 What The Hell Is An Orange Julius?

7/13/2018
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Andrew heads off to the wilds of NY for a wedding, so TBTL Friendo Nora McInerny from "Terrible Thanks for Asking" steps in to discuss sheds, consumer culture, parenting, and because it's Nora, officiating the funeral of a man who married a stranger at the Mall of America. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Quip. Visit Quip.com/tbtl to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush.

Duration:01:34:01

#2682 The Oohler's Back

7/12/2018
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Andrew is gearing up for a late-night flight to the wilds of New York State. Plus, we learn new details about how Sacha Baron Cohen was able to score interviews with Sarah Palin and Dick Cheney. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Quip. Visit Quip.com/tbtl to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush.

Duration:01:49:01

#2681 Shin Deep In The Hoopla

7/11/2018
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Luke and Andrew talk documentaries, Starship, Mark Harbinger, and Starbucks' decision to go strawless (and possibly strapless.) . . . Today's show is sponsored by Quip. Visit Quip.com/tbtl to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush.

Duration:01:21:21

#2680 Enough about MeMes, Let's Talk About You

7/10/2018
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Luke is upset over a recent online purchase, and Andrew gets On His Media. Hard. Plus, Brits are trying to make an old song the #1 single in their country in advance of President Trump's visit, and the Washington Post uses a hilarious source for a story. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Quip. Visit Quip.com/tbtl to get your first refill pack free with a Quip electric toothbrush.

Duration:01:26:59

Too Beautiful To Live for July 9, 2018

7/9/2018
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Duration:01:09:44

#2678 Rock Me Like A Thera Cane

7/6/2018
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A man won a multi-million lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service over a new stamp. Luke is very dubious of the decision. Plus, he and Andrew try to solve a listener's neighbor problem. And it's Friday, so it's time for some Music For Your Weekend!

Duration:01:17:46

#2677 Paying The Iron And Wine Price

7/5/2018
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Luke and Andrew look back on their respective July 4th holidays and immediately regret everything they say. You know, like a typical TBTL show. Plus, it turns out the most underrated poet in the country works for a hot dog eating contest. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Everlane. Visit Everlane.com/tbtl to get free shipping on your first order.

Duration:01:11:33

#2676 Let's Be Frank: TBTL Salutes The Great American Hot Dog

7/4/2018
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Luke and Andrew get together over a sizzling grill to celebrate one of America's most beloved and most ridiculed foods: The Hot Dog. They also head to Safeco Field to find out what people are putting on their hot dogs at the ball park, and Splendid Table host Francis Lam joins them to justify dedicating one hour of public radio airtime to cased meats.

Duration:01:06:45

#2675 Last But Not Leash

7/3/2018
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Luke is dealing with Nipple Issues and other health problems. Meanwhile, Andrew knows a secret, but doesn’t trust Luke with the information, so Luke tries to trick Phyllis into divulging it.

Duration:01:06:08

#2674 ...And Helmets!

7/2/2018
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Luke is about to go on a hike with the fam, and he needs some dog-related advice. Plus, a newspaper write-up about TBTL has Andrew scratching his head. And David From The Basement swings by to talk a little Mariners and Seahawks in a special episode of No Point Conversion!

Duration:01:22:29

#2673: Trying To Make A Dephrence

6/29/2018
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Luke has the strangest restaurant experience in his life, and Andrew learns an important Carol King-related lesson. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Children's Cancer Research Fund. Learn more at ChildrensCancer.org/tbtl.

Duration:01:17:59

#2672 Whoa Ties

6/28/2018
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Andrew is giddy to be done with a big project, and Luke's desire for low-carb chips leads him on an epic journey. Plus, what astronauts do when one necktie is simply not enough.

Duration:01:21:38

Too Beautiful To Live for June 27, 2018

6/27/2018
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Duration:01:15:50

#2670 High Octane B.S.

6/26/2018
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Luke hits the road again and joins Andrew from rural Illinois, where he just drove a gosh dang MONSTER TRUCK. . . . Today's show is sponsored by Children's Cancer Research Fund. Learn more at ChildrensCancer.org/tbtl.

Duration:01:14:50

#2669 TBTL Live From Mississippi!

6/25/2018
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Luke and Andrew cap-off their Great Hitchhiking Adventure (and the TBTL-a-Thon!) with a show at listener Jami's house in Columbus, Mississippi, with Tens of Tens! . . . Today's show is sponsored by Children's Cancer Research Fund. Learn more at ChildrensCancer.org/tbtl.

Duration:01:16:40

#2668 Pander Express

6/22/2018
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Luke & Andrew continue making their way south after getting picked up by a woman who may or may not have been a compulsive liar. Plus TBTL-a-Thon 9 enters day five with an APM Celebrity Cameo.

Duration:01:35:49

#2667 Vaping Good In The Neighborhood

6/21/2018
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It is Day 4 of the TBTL-a-Thon! Luke and Andrew check-in from a motel that time forgot on Route 66 in Missouri after trying to hitchhike to Springfield. Please help support this podcast by donating today!

Duration:01:28:18