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From the creators of Smart Mouths – and a slew of other podcasts – comes #Millennial, a weekly podcast offering up commentary on world events and pop culture through the perspective of young adults who happen to be friends with one another. Collectively, our group holds a wide knowledge of current events. Each week we’ll discuss what’s going on in the world. Whether it’s happening on a screen or out on actual, real life ground, we’ll break it down in a manner everyone can understand.

From the creators of Smart Mouths – and a slew of other podcasts – comes #Millennial, a weekly podcast offering up commentary on world events and pop culture through the perspective of young adults who happen to be friends with one another. Collectively, our group holds a wide knowledge of current events. Each week we’ll discuss what’s going on in the world. Whether it’s happening on a screen or out on actual, real life ground, we’ll break it down in a manner everyone can understand.
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From the creators of Smart Mouths – and a slew of other podcasts – comes #Millennial, a weekly podcast offering up commentary on world events and pop culture through the perspective of young adults who happen to be friends with one another. Collectively, our group holds a wide knowledge of current events. Each week we’ll discuss what’s going on in the world. Whether it’s happening on a screen or out on actual, real life ground, we’ll break it down in a manner everyone can understand.

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Episodes

35: Movie Trailer Onslaught, Felicity Huffman Sentencing, Volfefe Index

9/17/2019
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If you’re mourning the loss of your vape like Laura, come get high on some #Millennial! Our favorite Democrats list is being whittled down based on who is least annoying in these debates. The new iPhones are here and Andrew and Laura have been suckered in, but one of us should've paid closer attention to the keynote. A new poll reveals that moviegoers want to see fewer trailers at the theater, but AMC isn’t getting the message. If you’re late to a movie, but the movie doesn’t start until 30...

Duration:01:17:57

34: Pay Parity, Vaping Dangers, Carbon Footprints

9/10/2019
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National Security Advisor John Bolton may be out of a job as of today, but #Millennial is still going strong! We welcome BAE supporter, environmental engineer, and Texan Jonathan to the show to school us on the environment and Texas stereotypes. Show initiative: share #Millennial with a friend, capture a pic of the moment, share on social, and tag @millennialshow. We’ll give you and your friend a shoutout LIVE on the show! Warner Bros. learned an important lesson about tone-deafness when...

Duration:01:21:07

33: Song of the Summer, Apple Launching Tile Competitor, 'Joker' Gets Rave Reviews, Dragon Con Reactions

9/3/2019
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Bummed about the unofficial end of summer? #Millennial is here to mourn those dog days and welcome autumnal bliss. What were the song and movie of the summer? (Please no one say Old Town Road.) As the Southeastern U.S. braces for hurricane Dorian, please be safe and evacuate if necessary. Contrary to popular belief, thoughts and prayers don’t stand up to hurricane-force winds. The Democratic field has been cut in half, but we’re still tired of watching 10 people on a stage trying to stand...

Duration:01:15:00

32: What Trump's Hiding, Spidey Leaves the MCU, Disney+ Sets Weekly Episodes

8/27/2019
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“I took out all of these student loans thinking I’d land a career in my field to pay them back. Welcome to #Millennial!” Pam had to wait for it, but she didn’t throw away her shot to finally see Hamilton! In a new segment, we talk about the issues the Trump administration hopes we’re too tired to talk about. But we do still have to wonder about dropping nukes into hurricanes. The Mailbag features some feedback about topics that struck a nerve: student loans, road rage, and… chicken...

Duration:01:18:56

31: Streaming Price Hikes, Student Debt Stats (Why Weren't We Warned?), WTF News

8/20/2019
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Wilting in the August heat? Proceed to your nearest air conditioned space and chill with a new episode of #Millennial! The show kicks off with a round of Laura’s rage of the week, beverage inventions, and space dildos. In the Mailbag, Nicky sets us straight on our reborn dolls discussion last week, and Amy helps Andrew reduce his dependence on technology. Spotify is reportedly planning to test price spikes on their Premium subscriptions in select countries. How much would you pay for your...

Duration:01:31:27

30: Recommendation Palooza

8/13/2019
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This week, we grow tired of all the bullshit in the news and do something different: a Recommendation Palooza! Spotify playlists are hit-and-miss, and we’re pretty sure if white people knew what “Despacito” was about they wouldn’t be playing it at kids’ parties. So. Much. Food. Chick Fil A is equally delicious and problematic, and In N Out sets the standard for the #bestcoast. Monica Lewinsky is producing American Crime Story: Impeachment about the 1990’s affair she had with President Bill...

Duration:01:49:18

29: Impeachment Debate, GOP Moves to Ban Addictive Apps, YouTuber Revenue Strategies

8/6/2019
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#Millennial is here, and unlike Moscow Mitch, we have more to offer than #thoughtsandprayers. A majority of House Democrats have decided that 10 counts of obstruction of justice, attempted collusion, racism, and sexism might be good reasons to support an impeachment inquiry. The panel is split on impeachment, and we dive into the pros and cons we see playing out for each scenario. On the lighter side, the GOP has introduced a bill banning “addictive” social media features (like endless...

Duration:01:40:51

28: Wedding Woes, K-Pop Creates A Category, Digital versus Physical

7/31/2019
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Fresh off her Upper Left vacation, Pam offers some Portland tips for coffee and book lovers. Andrew and Pat go to a wedding with a few surprises, leading us to wonder: Why do our parents make non-married couples sleep separately, why do people get married so quick, and why would someone walk down the aisle to 'Shallow'? In the news: K-Pop gets its own category at the MTV VMAs, causing an uprising amongst BTS fans and reminding us about the time Harry Potter caused The New York Times to...

Duration:01:14:22

27: Marvel's Phase 4, Lion King Reactions, Backpacking Through Europe

7/23/2019
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This week’s #Millennial has a little bit of everything: politics, adventure, data, and getting some booty in Budapest! BAE Supporter Jemima joins us from her current location in Kosovo, and later in the episode talks working for BuzzFeed, her European backpacking adventure through 40 cities and 10 countries, and the importance of solo travel in one's life. Shut up and take our money: Marvel unveiled some of its Phase 4 plans at San Diego Comic Con, and revealed that the MCU is expanding to...

Duration:01:39:11

26: Comic-Con Experiences, Smoking on Netflix, Cheating Confession

7/16/2019
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#Millennial is back after a nice staycation to deliver some coverage on our favorite fandoms and… toilet talk? In this week’s Mailbag, we cover a teacher sexual assault case, feedback on pyramid schemes, and a confessional in which the confessee admits to cheating. It’s Con season, and we’re here to chat about SDCC, Atlanta Comic Con, Harry Potter conventions, and more. With this comes a special greeting from the one and only Invader Zim! Netflix is cutting back on scenes depicting smoking...

Duration:01:32:12

25: LuLaRoe Pyramid Scheme, Taylor Swift Drama, Twitter to Hide Bullying

7/2/2019
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Forgot the names of all 23 Democratic candidates? Don’t worry, we did too. The hosts reveal the disgusting bodies of water they’ve dropped their phones in AND THEN CONTINUED USING THEM. We highlight a few of this summer’s SCOTUS rulings: Flowers v Mississippi, Dept. of Commerce v New York, and Rucho v Common Cause. Mueller will testify on July 17th, and there are mixed interpretations amongst the hosts about how effective his testimony will be. Remember those ugly ass LuLaRoe leggings your...

Duration:01:21:47

24: #5x24: Goodbye Suckabee, America's Concentration Camps, E3 Highlights

6/25/2019
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Got executive whiplash over the US and Iran’s ‘will they or won’t they?’ dance? Tune into the latest #Millennial for relief. Do all the Toys die at the end of Toy Story 4? Andrew and Pam leave Laura and Marc fearing the worst. Goodbye Suckabee: Sarah Huckabee Sanders makes her final #Millennial appearance, complete with objects in mouth. There are literal concentration camps in this country, and Republicans are using these migrants’ suffering as a bargaining chip on immigration. Netflix...

Duration:01:16:50

23: #5x23: Hunger Games Prequel, Modern Libraries, Daddy Data

6/18/2019
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Already got Democratic debate hangover? #Millennial is here to commiserate your feelings of exhaustion with the US’s campaign process. Is Taylor Swift’s “You need to calm down” this summer’s gay anthem? We place bets on which of the Democratic debates will be worth watching. The Trump campaign has fired several of its own internal pollsters because facts. Our $10 Patreon tier (formerly known as Facebook Official) has gotten a re-brand to BAE. BAE can mean whatever you want it to mean! In...

Duration:01:34:40

22: #5x22: Obama Podcast, Impeachment, and Justin Bieber's fight

6/12/2019
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•We’re Andrew-less this week, but we won Pat in the divorce, so the show must go on. •Trump making the OG colonizers cringe at our reputation, Pam’s neighbors bring unwanted guests, and Pat reveals how to get your hair done for free AND (maybe) pick up a modeling gig at the same time. •We cover a variety of feedback in this week’s Mailbag: more examples of phone scams, media depictions of the Middle East, and the ongoing conflict in Sudan. •Barack and Michelle (AKA: America’s Mom and Dad)...

Duration:01:09:16

#5x21: Passive-Aggressive Roommates, Everest Solutions, The End of Robocalls and iTunes

6/4/2019
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We return from Memorial Day to find our entire panel has officially entered our 30s. Happy birthday, Andrew! What did we do over the break? Andrew honky tonked, Pam low-key went to Italy, and Laura got microderm and has a soft-as-a-baby’s-ass face now. The Mailbag is back, and we give advice about dealing with passive-aggressive roomies, get advice from a 12-year-old English free running boi, empathize with the terror of a workplace shooting threat, and hear feedback from a listener after...

Duration:01:29:12

#5x20: Adversity Scores, BatPatz, Moving More

5/21/2019
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* It’s Andrew’s 30th eve here on #Millennial - we’re so glad he joined us for the final days of his youth! * We kick the episode off with Surprise Bitch! and listener Irwin plays a fun game with us: can we name all 23 Democratic candidates for President? * Preview of the game: “The other old white man whose name I’m forgetting.” * Since we’ll be off for Memorial Day, we hit a number of messages from the mailbag: first kisses, eating disorders, Sonic the hedgehog, heartbeat bills, sexism in...

Duration:01:29:24

#5x19: GOT Baby Names(?!), Ranking World Issues, Organic Foods Exposed

5/14/2019
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* We kick off this week’s episode by reviewing Detective Pikachu and Long Shot, and bitching about Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 5\. We then quickly transition to prank calling Andrew’s scammer. * In NOT NORMAL News, Trump thinks he should get an extension on his abysmal first term, and Lindsey Graham supplies the excellent judicial advice of ignoring a subpoena. * AP Choice has us considering whether we’d adopt a plant-based diet, heartbeat bills, and how to remove our data from Google....

Duration:01:30:27

#5x18: Andrew gets scammed, Sonic gets creepy, Right-Wing populism rises in Europe

5/7/2019
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* Need a pick-me-up after the latest Game of Thrones? We can make you laugh through the pain! * Andrew reveals he’s been the victim of a financial scam, and Laura immediately begins plotting ways to burn the scammer’s life down. * In dysfunctional democracy news, Robert Mueller calls out Attorney General Bill Barr for mischaracterizing the findings of the Mueller Report. You don’t say?! * Are we hypocrites when it comes to Amazon? Yes. Will we continue ordering from them? Also yes. * A new...

Duration:01:22:01

#5x17: 'Endgame' reactions (spoiler-free), Twitter usage revealed, Amazon gets better

4/30/2019
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• Deep in your feelings about Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones? #Millennial is here to share in those tears with some spoiler-free reviews! • The hosts are so low on hope for our democracy they start suggesting lunch food items for President. • Shut up and take our money: Amazon is ramping up free 1-day shipping with Prime in the US. Will we become even bigger shut ins? Most likely. Are we okay with that? Mostly. • “Old man yells at cloud” update: Spielberg’s plan to block Netflix from...

Duration:01:15:52

#5x16: 'Homecoming' review, 'Endgame' prep, 8K?!

4/23/2019
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* Happy 420! HE IS RISEN! Blaze it if you praise him (okay we’re done). * We're all getting ready for Avengers: Endgame, and Marc and Laura are thinking of cheating on their friends. * Queen Bey blessed us all by dropping Homecoming on Netflix. We’re ready to bow down - are you? * Laura is around 100 pages into the Mueller Report and has some lesser-reported deets. What would YOU do if you got a phone call in Russian on election night? * If your selfie has no visible likes on Instagram, how...

Duration:01:29:44