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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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English


Episodes

#2533 Hyperbolic Space Junk

12/14/2017
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Luke and Andrew wonder if we’re being watched by aliens, and they talk about their strategies for using Google maps to lower their personal anxieties. Oh, and Luke had a situation at the airport. Must be a Thursday

Duration: 01:18:02


Too Beautiful To Live for December 12, 2017

12/12/2017
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Duration: 01:12:32


#2530 The Stanford Browns Experiment

12/11/2017
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The official color of 2018 has been announced, and Luke doesn't like it. But Andrew does. They also discuss a fancy dinner that would be Andrew's nightmare, and Carey joins the boys to discuss this weekend's disappointing football games (and Luke's stretchy-pants) in this week's installment of No Point Conversion.

Duration: 02:08:36


#2529 Blue Collar Cosplay

12/8/2017
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Luke rolls into Walsh, Walsh & Doormat hepped up on too much coffee looking to discuss Viral Bros, The Human Blanket, and Mickey Avalon’s Complicated Take On Gender.

Duration: 01:10:24


#2528 Horses Are The Poor Man's Rocketship

12/7/2017
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Luke and Andrew discuss examples of "The Mandela Effect", where many people all seem to remember cultural events incorrectly, which leads to a conversation about why the Berenstain Bears used to wig Luke out. Plus, Andrew stumbles on a family mystery regarding his old skateboard, and Wendy's (the fast food chain) experiments with film criticism.

Duration: 01:34:21


#2527 North Of Chrome River, South Of Firmware

12/6/2017
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Luke and Andrew discuss some Skyjinx (woo!) after an airplane with broken toilets had to make an emergency landing in Montana. Luke wonders if the passengers could have just toughed it out. They also talk about expense reports, firmware updates, and cities that begin with the letter A.

Duration: 01:22:44


#2526 Pouring Gasoline On The Hilarity Fire

12/5/2017
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Luke and Andrew return to basics with a 90 minute episode covering Luke's love/hate relationship with Alex Trebek, forgotten passwords, and why you shouldn't mix up the words "cathartic" and "catatonic". Plus, two stories of implosions gone wrong, and an accidental conversation about threats to journalism.

Duration: 01:32:01


#2525 More Is Less

12/4/2017
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Luke and Andrew make TBTL history with the longest episode ever. They get more than a little help from David "The Last Burbank" Burbank and Rudy the Rude Dog. Topics include: An auto-correct mistake that has Luke worried about an email he sent to his boss, a rigorous debate about the movie "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, and -- of course -- the Seahawks dominant win in Sunday Night Football.

Duration: 03:04:20


#2524 P Is For Vendetta

12/1/2017
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Luke wants people to stop booing him on stage, but he doesn't know what to do about it, and Andrew is ZERO HELP. They also discuss another case of a mystery "Mad Pooper" who's terrorizing Orchard Park, NY. Budweiser is working with the International Space Station so someday we can drink beer on Mars. And it's Friday, so we have some Music For Your Weekend!

Duration: 01:33:30


#2523 The Bronos Quartet

11/30/2017
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Luke and Andrew learn about a "picky eating" disorder that makes Andrew's issues with food seem almost normal. Meanwhile, Luke is trying to start a fight with the Kronos Quartet for some reason.

Duration: 01:14:25


Too Beautiful To Live for November 29, 2017

11/29/2017
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Duration: 01:30:04


#2521 Weird But Not Unprecedented

11/28/2017
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Luke discovers that he's been playing Monopoly wrong his entire life, and that you might be, too. Andrew is dealing with some in-app-purchase regret. And we hear from a listener who was the victim of an unlocked bathroom door.

Duration: 01:36:37


Too Beautiful To Live for November 27, 2017

11/27/2017
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Duration: 02:09:05


Too Beautiful To Live for November 24, 2017

11/24/2017
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Duration: 01:36:42


Too Beautiful To Live for November 23, 2017

11/23/2017
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Duration: 00:50:48


#2517 A Blur Of Turtles

11/22/2017
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Luke and Andrew dive deep into the sewers to review the 1990 film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Today's episode is part of our annual #PODCRAWL with our friends at Read It And Weep and The Flop House podcasts.

Duration: 01:17:12


Too Beautiful To Live for November 21, 2017

11/21/2017
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Duration: 02:20:39


#2515 A Boy Dog Named Suki

11/20/2017
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Luke and Carey swing by the law studios of Walsh, Walsh & Doormat to talk about iron lungs, Luke's latest skateboarding heroics, and why Netflix is making people cry in public. Also, Luke and Carey met Abraham Lincoln last week. For real.

Duration: 01:37:13


#2514 Be The Dudamel You Want To See In The World

11/17/2017
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Andrew shares his experiences after a follow-up visit to The Tongue Doctor. Luke drops some mad knowledge about Attack of the Killer Tomatoes. And since it's Friday, we have Music For Your Weekend!

Duration: 01:23:38


#2513 Too Much Vitamin B

11/16/2017
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Luke and Andrew try to think up cool new mascot names for a Utah high school, and they visit with Brendan Francis Newnam from "The Dinner Party Download." Oh, and stick around for Luke's Billy-Corgan-Related-Radio-Interviewing Rabbit Hole buried at the end of the show.

Duration: 01:24:10

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