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The weekly ramblings of two people nobody should listen to. Hosted by Michael Darretta, champion of Texas and Adam Casalino, denizen of Gotham. Sometimes funny, never boring, this series will get you through some of your ride to work. Hey, it’s better than reading a book.

The weekly ramblings of two people nobody should listen to. Hosted by Michael Darretta, champion of Texas and Adam Casalino, denizen of Gotham. Sometimes funny, never boring, this series will get you through some of your ride to work. Hey, it’s better than reading a book.
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The weekly ramblings of two people nobody should listen to. Hosted by Michael Darretta, champion of Texas and Adam Casalino, denizen of Gotham. Sometimes funny, never boring, this series will get you through some of your ride to work. Hey, it’s better than reading a book.

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@btreading

Language:

English


Episodes

On Fleek!

6/1/2016
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The boys are back for another round of pop culture discussion, complaints against normal life, and some random nonsense. It's a show so good, we're totally on fleek. Radical man. Tubular. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:31:49


Look out for the Starbucks Webcam!

5/18/2016
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The boys are back, bringing their usual brand of hilarious nonsense. This week they tackle big issues like visit Starbucks too often, product placement in music videos, and the dreaded beard tax. Also so good TV recommendations and follow up. Now we've got webcams at Starbucks? Geez! "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:48:14


Technical Difficulties

5/5/2016
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Despite Skype's best efforts we manage to circumvent our difficulties and record a show! The boys talk about the latest food truck craze, hipster parenting, and corn dog innovations. Also some super sweet music recommendations and TV shows. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:45:43


She's Just Thirsty!

4/27/2016
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The boys tell horror stories from the world of retail. Look out for the hyper-spitter, the rolly polly insurance guy, and new slang. Is she thirsty? Are you thirsty? What are we talking about? Also some music and movie discussion.

Duration: 00:30:48


Robot Scarlett Johansson

4/6/2016
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It's late again and they boys are barricaded in. Mike and Adam discuss recent television events, including the Walking Dead finale and Wrestlemania. Also some super cool music recommendations you just have to check out. Be afraid of the bank-robbing Robot Scar Jo. Be very afraid. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:41:56


Astronaut Sandwiches

3/30/2016
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We discuss names for a new comic and come up with some amazing inventions. How do astronauts eat in space? I think we have a solution. Also a lively discussion about our favorite fast food joints. And our website's back: betterthanreading.com. Mike looks good in Spandex. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:29:31


Have Some Sloppy Joe, Sweetheart

3/23/2016
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The boys go way off the reservation on this one, channeling Bob Ross and his rarely mentioned partners. They also discuss the latest Pee-Wee Herman movie. Also, gravelly waitresses, sloppy joes, and strange clients. At some point they get to the latest iPhone news. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:28:47


Live! Well, Sort Of

3/16/2016
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Mike and Adam meet up for a podcast to end all podcasts! Not really. They talk about Disney World, crooks on Facebook, and the dangers of Craigslist. Plus some new TV and music recommendations. "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel

Duration: 00:28:31


Brought To You By Toper's Gym

3/9/2016
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The boys discuss their favorite recent TV shows, Macbooks and hipsters, and our thoughts on R-rated superhero movies. Intro music: "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod Outro music: "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel. 2016 @BVanDonsel

Duration: 00:25:44


BTR Animated: "Cross Eyed Waiter"

3/2/2016
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In this "animated" tale, Mike discusses his encounter with a sinister waiter. Taken from our classic "Better Than Reading" Podcast. Check out full episodes on iTunes: http://apple.co/1V4r2Bi

After Hours!

2/24/2016
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In our whopping 30th episode, Mike and Adam are chatting after hours. They divulge deep, dark secrets, dish about some actual good new music, and touch upon Deadpool. Opening: "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod Outro: "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel. 2016 @BVanDonsel

Duration: 00:33:46


The Texan Beaver

2/17/2016
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The boys are back and are delving into the spooky world of unsolved mysteries. Also on the docket are Texan drivers, movie news, Kayne West, and a mystery texter. Also, Mike is fat. Opening: "Wagon Wheel" by Kevin MacLeod Outro: "Gypsy Jazz In Paris 1935" by Brett Van Donsel. 2016 @BVanDonsel

Duration: 00:30:29


New Year, Same Crap

2/9/2016
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Holy Moley, it's a new episode! The guys are back to talk about their favorite things: Mike Tyson and hipsters. They also go over New Years Resolutions, the plight of modern music, and defend Cam Newton's honor.

Duration: 00:33:02


Over the Top

3/10/2014
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The boys confabulate about Oscar worthy actors and movies, including in-depth analysis of the artform and its influence on mankind. And stuff about wrestling.

Duration: 00:33:26


Why We're Not Allowed in Japan

3/3/2014
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Mike and Adam reveal the depth's of their cross-cultural sensitivity. Plus, insightful analysis of the Ukraine crisis. They even recommend some TV options for y'all.

Duration: 00:29:27


Jony Ive!

9/26/2013
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We're back! Hallelujah. Sit back and relax another hour of inanity from your two friends Mike and Adam. And to know what the heck is going on, click this link http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-ao-_nOTzq2Y/UWb05QCoH_I/AAAAAAAAOcQ/cM- H2UJ6SH8/s1600/Babugeri,+Bulgarie_WILDER+MANN_+Charles+FREGER+2010+2011.jpg

Duration: 01:00:13


Walk Rage

6/19/2013
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Mike confesses to a deep-seeded evil. Plus some in-depth sport commentary. Not really. Also some new music recommendations! Who love's ya, baby!?

Duration: 00:31:19


Robot Dogs!

6/13/2013
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Settle in for a bi-tri-whatever annual technology episode! Adam and Mike discuss the new Xbox and Playstation consoles that were announced at E3, the pros and cons of the new technology, and whether or not you should buy one. But don't worry, they also talk about robot dogs.

Duration: 00:32:02


Episode 21: "Don't go jogging without listening to this podcast!"

5/28/2013
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Mike and Adam discuss their plans for kidnapping the new Pope while enjoying fresh squeezed lemonade. This week's podcast is brought to you by Ford. Buy a Ford: why bother getting a good car?

Duration: 00:40:56


Off the Cuff

5/21/2013
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It's a new season! Or a new chapter. Or whatever, the boys are back with a brand new episode. Ironically, they talk about mostly the same stuff as usual. Facebook gets bashed, music isrecommended and Mike gets acolonoscopylive on the air!

Duration: 00:40:58

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