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Brooklyn, NY

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A weekly podcast for knowledge about anything and everything. From North Korea to Nicolas Cage, Tim and Tom leave no stone unturned in their humble quest to make the world a more informed place. Put away the encyclopedia four-eyes because this may just be the last resource you'll ever need. Wikipedia, consider yourselves on warning.

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English

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P.O. Box 395 Greenpoint Brooklyn, New York 11222-0395


Episodes

The Sun

8/14/2017
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Can’t live with it, can’t live without it. That’s right, we’re talking about The Sun. That big ol’ ball o’ fire way up there in the sky. How high up in the sky is it exactly? Who put it there? Is there any danger of it ever falling down? Those are all good questions, but mostly we talk about the upcoming solar eclipse and how otherwise boring the sun is. We also solve a listener problem concerning how to confront a boyfriend who chews with their mouth open. And speaking of “chewing”, this...

Duration: 01:07:35


Condiments

8/7/2017
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We all love food, but what about all that stuff we put on our food that isn't quite food, but makes the food we love even better? Yes, that's right, clearly we're talking about condiments. What are condiments? Which condiments are the best, and which are the pits? We'll answer all those questions and more, and learn a lot about the Spanish American War on this week's episode. COME SEE US LIVE! We're coming to Edinburgh (Sept 13, 2017) and London (Sept 15 and 16, 2017). Get tickets at...

Duration: 01:10:03


Road Trips

7/30/2017
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This week we’re talking all about the road! More specifically, taking trips on it. What makes a trip a road trip as opposed to just a regular trip? Is it okay to pee in a bottle instead of pulling over? Those and other classy questions are answered. Tim also tells a very long story about scones and then doesn’t even say if the scones were good or not. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Get 10% off your first purchase by going to squarespace.com and using offer code GUIDE. Find out...

Duration: 01:10:08


Christopher Nolan

7/24/2017
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This week we talk about our good friend Chris Nolan and the movies he's made, in a rare insider's look at Hollywood (Tinseltown). Also, Tom discusses a very serious problem he's been dealing with. This week's episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first three meals free with free shipping at blueapron.com/guide. This episode is also sponsored by RXBar. For 25% off your first order visit rxbar.com/guide and enter the code "GUIDE" at checkout.

Duration: 01:11:30


How To Disappear

7/17/2017
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Interested in leaving your old life behind for a life on the run, like friends of the show D.B. Cooper and Whitey Bulger? We'll tell you how. But first we'll need to talk a bit about lil' stinkers. This week's episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first 3 meals free with free shipping at blueapron.com/GUIDE.

Duration: 01:07:34


Teen Fads 2017

7/10/2017
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Wanna learn about today's hottest new teen fads? Great news! Two men in their mid-30s are here to explain everything you need to know about fidget spinners, slime and dabbing. We also solve problems from someone who hates dining with his in-laws and a vegetarian who gets mocked at work. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Get 10% off your first purchase by going to squarespace.com and using offer code GUIDE.

Duration: 01:07:35


iPhone 10th Anniversary

7/3/2017
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The iPhone came out 10 years ago, and boy oh boy, what a long strange trip it's been. This week we discuss the origins of the iPhone, our memories of its announcement and the way it changed the world around us. We also talk about Harrison Ford a lot. This week's episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first 3 meals free with free shipping at blueapron.com/GUIDE.

Duration: 01:05:51


Ron Howard

6/26/2017
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This week we’re talking about the name on everyone’s lips in Tinseltown: Little Ronnie Howard. He’s not Opie anymore, he’s a big time Hollywood director that is taking over one of the new Star Track movies. Blue Apron! Check out this week’s menu and get your first three meals FREE—with free shipping—by going to blueapron.com/guide This week's episode is brought to you by Squarespace. Start your free trial today at squarespace.com, and enter offer code GUIDE to get 10% off your first purchase.

Duration: 01:09:08


Gardening

6/19/2017
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This week we're talking plants, and not the kind that the government puts in place to keep an eye on you. We also solve a problem from an accidental dog caregiver who doesn't like the attention his dog gets. Find out today why ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. Post jobs for free at ziprecruiter.com/first.

Duration: 01:11:44


Airports

6/12/2017
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Tim has returned from a trip to Europe, and boy does he want to talk about the airports he flew into and out of. But first we discuss bringing suits to dry cleaners and try to make sense of the novelty t-shirts of the 1990s. This episode is sponsored by Dollar Shave Club. For a limited time, get your 1st month of the Executive Razor with a tube of Dr. Carver's Shave Butter for $5 with free shipping at dollarshaveclub.com/GUIDE.

Duration: 01:05:43


Personal Hygiene

6/4/2017
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Toothbrushing, showering, deodorant, when will it end? This week we're talking about the stuff you have to do to participate in polite society, namely cleaning yourself, you animal. Also, Tim complains about tourists. Dollar Shave Club! For a limited time, new members get their 1st month of the ExecutiveRazor with a tube of their Dr. Carver’s Shave Butter for ONLY $5 with FREE shipping at dollarshaveclub.com/guide. Blue Apron! Check out this week’s menu and get your first three meals...

Duration: 01:08:14


Wonder Woman

5/29/2017
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This week we're talking about Wonder Woman, the star of the brand new movie called "Wonder Woman." Tom explains the origins of the character and Tim asks a bunch of dumb questions. But first, they talk about Broadway musicals and useless robots. --- This episode is sponsored by: ZipRecruiter! Post jobs for free at ziprecruiter.com/first. Dollar Shave Club! For a limited time, new members get their 1st month of the ExecutiveRazor with a tube of their Dr. Carver’s Shave Butter for ONLY $5...

Duration: 01:06:49


Fake Meat

5/22/2017
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In the interest of equal time, this week we’re talking about fake meat. Not just your grandpa’s veggie patties either. To hell with your grandpa’s veggie burgers actually. We’re talking veggie burgers that bleed baby! And meat that you can grow in a lab, or print out of a printer. It’s all kinda gross and weird, but so is regular meat so it’s all the same to us. For a limited time, new members of Dollar Shave Club can get their 1st month of the Executive Razor with a tube of their Dr....

Duration: 01:09:38


Meat

5/14/2017
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Listen to two beefy dudes chew the fat about meat. From Tim's tales of his time working at a butcher shop to Tom's list of the best meats, we cover it all. Also, we discuss the convoluted plot of an exciting new video game. This week's episode is brought to you by Squarespace. Start your free trial today at squarespace.com, and enter offer code GUIDE to get 10% off your first purchase. We're also brought to you by Dollar Shave Club. For a limited time, new members can get their 1st month...

Duration: 01:06:36


Laundry

5/8/2017
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This week Tom discusses the problems he’s having with his home life and Tim talks about his desire to sleep outside.Also we talk about laundromats, having your underwears stolen, Iron Butterfly, dryer fires, dry cleaning, bleach, new Febreeze scents, Tim goes through a list of how often you should launder things, and long distance phone calls. This episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first three meals free, with free shipping, by going to blueapron.com/guide.

Duration: 01:03:35


Toilets

5/1/2017
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LET'S TALK TOILETS! This week Tom is very excited to talk about toilets for some reason, and Tim graciously lets him do so, for a very long time. We also discuss a highfalutin who refuses to serve regular coffee. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter. Post jobs for free at ziprecruiter.com/first. We're also sponsored by Squarespace. Start your free trial today at Squarespace.com and enter offer code GUIDE to get 10% off your first purchase.

Duration: 01:05:26


Tesla

4/17/2017
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This week we're talking about Elon Musk's electric car company Tesla, which we think is really great despite the fact that neither of us can afford to buy one. We also solve a problem from a twin who is looking to get up to some tricks. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Start your free trial today at squarespace.com and enter offer code GUIDE to get 10% off your first purchase.

Duration: 01:07:54


Fast Casual Dining

4/10/2017
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This week we talk about Elon Musk sending two knuckleheads to the moon before getting to the heart of the matter: the difference between quick serve restaurants, fast casual dining, and fine dining. Along the way we learn about the fancy places Tom has eaten dinner and Tim slanders the entire city of Boston. This week's episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter. Post jobs for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRST. This episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first three meals free, with free...

Duration: 01:04:44


Riverdale

4/3/2017
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This week we're talking about the teen TV show sensation, Riverdale. It's a show about cool teens based on a comic about lame teens, and resident Archie expert Tim explains everything about it to Tom (with minor spoilers). We also talk about stealing McGriddles from McDonald's, which nobody should ever do. This week's episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter. Post jobs for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRST.

Duration: 01:05:11


Logan / Wolverine

3/13/2017
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This week we’re talking about a man so famous they made an entire movie about him. The movie and man in question? Logan, aka Wolverine. Also this week we talk butts on Instagram, MGM Studios, American Gladiators, children meeting Darth Vader, Tom’s replies to emails, and Rosario Dawson. This week's episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter. Post jobs for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRST. This episode is sponsored by Blue Apron. Get your first three meals free, with free shipping, by going to...

Duration: 01:07:38

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