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Join real-life sisters Sydnee McElroy (Sawbones) and Rileigh Smirl as they help bridge the gap between the teenagers of yesterday and today. "How do you party?" "What do I do with all this hair?" Still Buffering has the answer.

Join real-life sisters Sydnee McElroy (Sawbones) and Rileigh Smirl as they help bridge the gap between the teenagers of yesterday and today. "How do you party?" "What do I do with all this hair?" Still Buffering has the answer.
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Join real-life sisters Sydnee McElroy (Sawbones) and Rileigh Smirl as they help bridge the gap between the teenagers of yesterday and today. "How do you party?" "What do I do with all this hair?" Still Buffering has the answer.

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Still Buffering: How to Teen Stunts

6/19/2018
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Our littlest Smirl sister went on a teen adventure this past weekend where she made some decisions that probably weren't the smartest, and our other sisters realized they'd done the same things (and some dumber things too.) So we're cliff diving into the dumb things all teens do and why they do them, come jump in with us! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:48:46

Still Buffering: How to Stream

6/14/2018
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In the first ever extra early morning edition of Still Buffering, the sisters dive into all of the differences that exist in consumable media of today vs. of the 90s. From Blockbuster to Netflix and the radio to Apple Music and Spotify, a lot has changed in the way we share the media we enjoy with each other and in the ways we get that media, so let's talk about them! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:56:09

Still Buffering: How to Conspiracy Theories

6/5/2018
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Have you ever doubted that the Earth is round? Or believed that Avril Lavigne is not really still OUR Avril? Then chances are, you might be a teen and you might have been exposed to some crazy Internet conspiracy theories, and today we're diving deep into that rabbit hole, so come join us! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:58:35

Still Buffering: How to Graduation

5/30/2018
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The day is finally here, the day our littlest Smirl sister has officially graduated high school! Before we dive into summer break, we're going over all the high points of the social event of the season: (apparently?) Rileigh's high school's graduation. From the speeches to the awards ceremonies, we've got it all. So come join us in congratulating our babiest of sisters. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:50:57

Still Buffering: How to High School

5/22/2018
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Well, our littlest Smirl sister has completed high school at last. To celebrate this momentous occasion, we're taking a look back at all of our high school years and discussing all of our regrets, best moments, and advice to our past selves and all of you cool teens who are still in high school. Come join us on our walk down memory road since we're all officially high school graduates now! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:57:19

Still Buffering: The Game of Phones (Live from Columbus!)

5/19/2018
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Live from the Columbus Podcast Festival, the sisters play the hot teen game, The Game of Phones! Although Teylor got it confused with something else and it turned into an emoji-off, it still made for some fun, sisterly rivalry live from the Short North Stage in beautiful Columbus, Ohio! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:54:28

Still Buffering: How to Backpacks

5/8/2018
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Backpacks. An integral part of every teen/school experience. Something that seems as if it's remained constant throughout time, but has it? Despite the general idea remaining the same, a lot has changed about how the teens use their backpacks and what they keep in them, and sadly, they can't return them and get a new one for free every time it breaks now. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:54:26

Still Buffering: How to Teen in The 80s

5/1/2018
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So Sydnee found this book, and it's a very bad book, but it makes for very good talking points on our show, so that's what we're sharing with you today. Apparently teen girls in the 80s had a lot of rules, from archetype roles they had to fit into to how they could eat corn, there's a lot there to talk about and we're doing it all. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:58:49

Still Buffering: How to "Cool" Teen Apps

4/25/2018
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Teens these days are living their lives inside of their apps, and not the delicious kind that you eat before dinner, but the tech kind that live in their phones! So we're consulting the internets and finding what apps adults think teens are into and what apps other teens think teens are into to see who's actually right. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:01:02:35

Still Buffering: How to Prom (Part Two)

4/17/2018
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Our babiest sister is fresh off of Senior Prom weekend and is here to give us the inside scoop! We've covered prom before, but now we have a firsthand account of what prom is actually like on this inside. From dancing to "DJs" and everything else we've covered a cool t33n prom from start to finish. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:55:03

Still Buffering: How to Graduation Songs

4/10/2018
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Happy week 2 of the MaxFunDrive! To celebrate our youngest Smirl's impending graduation, we decided to come up with a definitive playlist of the best songs to encapsulate the aura of senior year and graduation, from Vitamin C to Taylor Swift these sisters have all of their decades covered, and you're in for a TREAT. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:59:30

Still Buffering: How to Life Hacks

4/4/2018
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It's the most wonderful time of the year, the MaxFunDrive! To kick off our yearly celebration of our MaximumFun family, we're diving into the most popular "teen life hacks" of the 90s and of today, and if any of them actually do what they're supposed to do and, well, hack your life. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:51:21

Still Buffering: How to Roadtrips

3/27/2018
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It's Sydnee's birthday, so she can finally run for president! Also, our babiest sister just got back from a fun, big kid road trip, so we're talking about them! From the perfect car snack, to music, to road trip duties based on seating position, we have created the ten commandments of road trips, so come on a trip with us! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:50:16

Still Buffering: How to Malls

3/20/2018
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We've joked for a long time about our collective feelings towards Claire's, a mall staple for decades, and now (maybe unsurprisingly?) they're closing for good. So let's take a look back on what malls were for teens "back in the day" and what they are now! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:53:21

Still Buffering: How to Flirt

3/15/2018
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As requested by a listener, Emma, this week, the sisters are talking about flirting! Sydnee is a self-proclaimed "expert" in flirting, Rileigh believes she is somewhere in the middle, and Teylor is very open about how bad she thinks she is at flirting. From the ~look~ to the mixtapes, flirting spans the ages, just like our sisters, so let's talk about it! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:54:11

Still Buffering: How to "Everything Sucks!"

3/6/2018
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The new Netflix original, "Everything Sucks!" was basically designed to be discussed on our podcast, so here we are discussing it! On our podcast! From stereotypical 90s fashion to the 90s being /that/ 90s, we've covered it all, so of course, there will be spoilers if you haven't seen the show yet. But, it only takes five hours to watch the whole first season, so we'll see you when you're done binging. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:50:14

Still Buffering: How to Ask a Teen 3

3/1/2018
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We're back with an all new edition of Ask a Teen, where you all can ask America's Favorite Teen, Rileigh Smirl, all of your most dire generation z-centered questions. Also, Cooper is back by popular demand this week with even more of her world famous baby noises! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:52:40

Still Buffering: How to Speak Out

2/22/2018
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It's been a rough week here in America, and we want to talk about it because it seems like teenagers are finally on the front page for something other than Tide pods and fidget spinners, and that something is much bigger than teens have been known for in recent history. (Also, this week we're joined by our favorite fourth host, Cooper McElroy!) Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:49:40

Still Buffering: How to Valentine's Day

2/14/2018
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Sorry for the late upload this week again, but one of our sisters had a baby! To celebrate the arrival of another McElroy who showed up just a day before Valentine's Day, we're talking about the day of ~love~ that so many people seem to, well, not love. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:51:26

Still Buffering: How to College Prep

2/10/2018
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We're sorry for another late upload, it is apparently the time of year where everyone is sick with everything all of the time, including our sisters. But, Rileigh has some exciting news to share and we want to talk about it! So come join us this week as we discuss what body parts you could technically remove and sicknesses that result in dislocation of your eyes....Wait, what? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration:00:50:50