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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 Urban Legends

10/17/2017
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It's spoopy season! Since it's the most wonderful time of the year, we're talking about all of the scary stories, myths, and games we heard of and played as teens. Also, Sydnee learns about the Dark Web and we create some of the newest and best conspiracy theories to fuel your nightmares, enjoy! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:53:52


Still Buffering: How to Tattoo

10/10/2017
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It finally happened! After being extremely disappointed a few months ago when she couldn't get a tattoo at the beach, our babiest sister has finally been inked for life! So let's talk about tattoos when our oldest Smirl girls were in high school, and why are they so popular now? Also we think Sydnee Freaky Friday-ed with a grandma this week, but we aren't sure. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:53:10


Still Buffering: How to Help

10/3/2017
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Trigger Warning: Gun violence is discussed in this episode. The world is a scary place, and we've talked before about how we can cope with that scariness and try to overcome our fears, but now it's time to talk about how we all can help. Even teenagers can help in times like these, and it's important to remember that, no matter how helpless you may feel in the world today. Here are all of the resources mentioned in this episode: Hispanic Federation:...

Duration: 00:50:47


Still Buffering: How to Dance

9/26/2017
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All the teens are out in their fancy dresses and carrying their bouquets, so that can mean only one thing, it's Homecoming season! One of the most important parts of any school dance is, well, the dancing. So let's talk about all of the different dances teens have loved throughout the years! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:50:12


Still Buffering: How to Let Go

9/20/2017
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Just like Elsa, there are a lot of things we let go of, like friends, grudges, and even relationships. But does that get harder as we grow older or is it hardest as a teenager? This week, the sisters are answering that question for you and also discovering that Sydnee has never seen one of THE most important movies of all time? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:49:41


Still Buffering: How to DIY Fashion (Live from New York!)

9/14/2017
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Join us as we discuss all of the hot teen do-it-yourself fashion trends of years past and years present, all together live from The King's Theatre in Brooklyn, NY! We shared in memories of puff pain and bedazzlers while learning about t-shirt dresses and tie-dye adjacent shoes, so come listen and it'll be just like you were there with us! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:35:29


Still Buffering: How to Autumn

9/5/2017
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It's September! Which means it's basically almost practically Autumn, the spookiest and most exciting season of the year! Since it's our littlest sister's last Autumn in high school, let's talk about all that comes with the best season of the year for high schoolers, like football games and homecoming and...dressing like pumpkins? And apparently corduroy and suede and...velvet? Are we back in the 90s? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:48:27


Still Buffering: Rileigh's Year in Review

8/30/2017
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It's our babiest sister's 17th birthday! To celebrate, the sisters take a look back at all of the advancements our littlest Smirl sister has made since turning 16, and discuss why birthdays are such a big deal in your teens, but not so much once you're an adult. Oh and we're all on Island Time, so we apologize for any issues with sound quality, we had to make a beach clubhouse to record this episode. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:51:19


Still Buffering: How to Gym Class

8/22/2017
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Our youngest sister has managed to escape one of school's worst parts, gym class, and her gym class brought about some pretty interesting stories. So let's discuss all the best and worst parts of this terrible part of school, like parachute day, dodgeball, and...crabsketball? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:46:44


Still Buffering: How to Teen Vogue

8/15/2017
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Out of all the crazy teen media that exists today, Teen Vogue has been getting a lot of attention, and we want to talk about why! Some moms have been hating on (and even burning) the magazine recently, so let's figure out why everyone on FaceBook is trying to get rid of this classic teen magazine. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:53:49


Still Buffering: How to Ask a Teen 2

8/8/2017
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In a second special question and answer edition, the sisters have answered all of the most heartfelt and ridiculous questions from all of you! From keeping in touch with far away sisters to describing a meme for 5 minutes (yes, this is an actual thing that happened and we apologize and regret it very much) the sisters have covered it all! (We're sorry again about the meme thing, to be fair it's mostly Rileigh's fault.) Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 01:00:23


Still Buffering: How to College

8/1/2017
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Senior year means a lot of decisions, and we've talked about some of the big ones. But we haven't ever discussed the next step: college. From how you decide what you want to do and where you want to go to how you actually get into college, we've covered all the stressful and scary steps. Oh and we helped Doctor Who gain another fan. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:54:45


Still Buffering: How to Career Choice

7/25/2017
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Since our littlest sister is about to enter her senior year of high school, she's had to think a lot about her possible career choices, and as always her sisters are here to help her figure some stuff out. But no one will ever be able to solve their problems with both Grease and Grease 2, it's the never-ending debate of their relationship. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:55:03


Still Buffering: Best of Buffering 1

7/19/2017
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It's been a hectic week for one of our sisters, so it's time for Still Buffering's first ever super special Best Of Buffering episode! We've put together some of our favorite and your favorite bits and goofs from all of our past episodes, from the sacrificial room of requirement at Claire's to Lin-Manuel Miranda teaching us what "Butts Up" really is, we've got them all! We hope you enjoy this special goof-filled episode, and we'll be back to normal next week! Music: "Baby You Change...

Duration: 00:47:31


Still Buffering: How to Self Care

7/11/2017
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Everyone knows it's important to take care of yourself as an adult when life can get hectic and stressful, but little did you know teens get stressed too! Let's explore all the ways teenagers have maybe even figured out how to take really good care of themselves in ways more than just face masks and bubble baths. And possibly discover the greatest show to ever exist. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:54:43


Still Buffering: Teen Tech Update 1: Snapmaps

7/4/2017
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In a special edition of Still Buffering, the sisters cover a topic that can't be compared to the generations of Sydnee and Teylor, but rather is so new that we all just want to be updated on the new technology with the teens. So, let's discuss the somewhat terrifying thing that is a Snapmap and maybe finally figure out that dichotomous key of social media classification. Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:54:34


Still Buffering: How to Teen Heartthrobs

6/27/2017
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We all had those dreamy teens that we dreamt would some day fall in love with us against all odds and whose posters we had plastered all over our bedroom walls, so let's talk about them! From young Rob Lowe to Rider Strong all the way to your newest podcast teen heartthrob, Rileigh Smirl, the sisters have covered them all. Even...Balto? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:48:12


Still Buffering: How to Summer Camp

6/20/2017
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From teen summer camp romances to the music classes taught by famous superstar brothers, most people have wondered where the summer camps in movies and tv shows actually exist, and so have the Smirl sisters! To celebrate summer and one of its staples in American media and culture, the sisters have covered it all, even Teylor's adventures at Camp Lincoln and "marine biology camp." Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:54:22


Still Buffering: How to Amusement Parks

6/13/2017
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In another episode to celebrate the start of summer, the sisters are talking about one of everyone's favorite types of places to go in the summertime, amusement parks! Or are they theme parks? Or are all theme parks amusement parks but not all amusement parks are theme parks? Whatever the case, let's talk about painful rainy rollercoasters and Mickey Mouse wake up calls! Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:53:02


Still Buffering: How to Senior Year

6/6/2017
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It's only been summer for about two weeks, but all any of the sisters can think about is the fact that our babies sister is now a senior! To comprehend this crazy thing, the sisters go over everything from the oddity that is a senior photoshoot to senior wills and even...Voltron? And zombie/robot invasion high school reunions? Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Duration: 00:51:25

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