On this very special episode we hung out with our new friend Joe Bruno in front of a live audience and discussed cone weed, spills and some other (actually) important things. We also learned about the history of Plaza Midwood and were supported by GladLibs provided by Supportive Guy and filled in by the audience. Recorded on 11/18/17 at Petra’s.
It’s our 100th episode and we’re too tired to write a full description. The one thing we will say is…this thing has been a blessing for us and we are appreciative of all of you. Ps - This episode is pretty good, so you should listen to it.
Today we were joined by Cherie Swarthout, the Director of Athletics at Queens University of Charlotte, to discuss the university, the success of its sports programs and what Miller was like as an employee. We also learned a little bit of Queens history and were supported by ole Supportive Guy.
This week we were joined by Charlotte’s two candidates for mayor, Councilman Kenny Smith and Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles. They were both pretty darn delightful, and very willing to tell their personal stories and dish on all things Charlotte, music, sports memories, and even their stances on if Charlotte should have a statue of Grandmama. To close it out, we were supported by some very special Mayoral Election Supportive Words from Supportive Guy. Please remember to get out and vote on Tuesday,...
Today we were joined by the incredible Molly Barker of The Red Boot Way to discuss her experiences and how she is working to equip people in personal and community-based problem solving. We also learned about the Charlotte Rage and Supportive Guy embarrasses Miller.
We were joined by NC State Senator Jeff Jackson to discuss his 1,000 Doors of Summer, gerrymandering and why he feels optimistic about the future of politics. We also learn some (insane) racing history and were supported (as always) by Supportive Guy.
We were joined by Ashleigh and Scott of Lumberjaxe and learned about the premier axe throwing company in Charlotte. We also learned about the Big Rock Rock Shelter and were supported by Supportive Guy.
Today we were joined by Sam Perkins of the Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation to discuss the organization’s mission and the importance of the Catawba River Basin for the Charlotte area. We also got over some irrational fears, learned about Lake Norman and were supported by Supportive Guy.
Today we were joined by James E. Ford to discuss his path to being North Carolina’s Teacher of the Year and how that has taken him to his role on the Leading on Opportunity Council. It was an incredible conversation that we hope you enjoy. We also learn about Earl “the Goat” Manigault and teachers were lifted up by Supportive Guy.
Today we were joined by Larken Egleston, who is running for City Council in District 1. Larken discussed his path to running for office and what he issues he is most passionate about. Somehow we also convinced him to answer rapid fire questions and Supportive Guy pitched some new slogans for his campaign.
This week we were joined by Joseph McGee from the @WCWRetrospect podcast to talk Charlotte Wrestling History, Crockett Promotions, and of course...hailing from Charlotte North Carolinaaaaa..... the Naitcha Boy, Riiiiiick Flaaaiiiiirrr. We also go over the details of the 1985 Great American Bash which was held at Memorial Stadium and featured Ric Flair entering by helicopter and are supported as always by Supportive Guy who introduces us to the new tag team "The Value Express".
Today we were joined by a special guest to talk about Miller’s upcoming nuptials. We also learn why James K. Polk is actually a big deal for Charlotte, and Supportive Guy wrote some words about Miller before his big day.
Today we were joined by our old friend Wilson, who got some things off his chest in our inaugural game of “Pile of Rants.” We also learned about Ephraim Brevard and were supported by our old friend SG.
We were joined by Octavia Moore of Hip Hop Orchestrated to discuss her brilliant plan to disrupt classical music with hip hop. We also learned about Alabama Pitts and were once again supported by Supportive Guy.