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38 – Pizza

2/16/2018
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I worked at a pizza place, and Gloria Steinem wants me to keep podcasting...

Duration:00:32:02

37 – Dippin Dots in My Shoes

2/5/2018
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Abby Markson (from episode 11) is back to talk about a variety of crappy jobs and one bad car accident. Also covered: Jon Hamm on the dating game, Cheba Hut, and the elusive Loverboy album cover.

Duration:00:57:11

36 – The Titanium Plant

1/30/2018
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I’m interviewing myself this week. Come listen to what it was like to work at a titanium plant. I charm some men from the French Navy and hilarity (and diarrhea) ensues.

Duration:00:45:53

35 – Ms. Cricket, First Grade Teacher

1/24/2018
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This episode is just, well, I don't know. Listen at your own risk. You may never get this time back…

Duration:00:17:10

34 – From Hair Growing to Paint Drying

1/19/2018
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Gil Prowler is a cameraman who’s seen it all. Stunts, alligators, Van Halen, Mohammed Ali, Manny Pacquiao, gophers, Santana, hot bods, hair growing, and paint drying. Original interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/gil-prowler-has-not-yet-been-eaten-by-a-bear

Duration:01:01:49

33 – Baby Put Mouse in Mouth

1/12/2018
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Ken Doyle, safecracker extraordinaire, talks about his time as a paramedic, responding to a variety of horrific calls. If you have a weak stomach, this may not be the episode for you. And just another note! Guess how many people have jumped off of the Golden Gate Bridge and Lived? 26! Is that more or less than you thought?

Duration:01:23:23

32 – The Fruit of your Labors

1/5/2018
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Sorry for the pun. Samuel Thornhill, owner of MasAppetit.com, talks about his crazy path from the music to the insurance industry, onto personal chef and wine stomper.

Duration:01:25:43

31 – Happy Holidays

12/24/2017
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Happy Holidays to Taylor Swift fans everywhere! Hope to do more episodes in the new year.

Duration:00:08:57

30 – The Family Band

7/4/2017
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Haley DeLeon plays in a wedding band with her family. She played her first weddings at age 12! She plays accordion and violin, but can play drums if the drummer needs to use the bathroom. Original interview with her twin sister here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/zoe-deleon-and-the-family-band

Duration:01:09:39

29 – The Bookmobile

6/27/2017
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Justine Coldwater drives the bookmobile! She talks about her sweet new ride (it replaced a sad old school bus), about her patrons, and the history of bookmobiles. Original interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/justine-coldwater-no-keys-in-the-ignition

Duration:00:55:01

28 – From Lampshades to Late Night

6/20/2017
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Rachael Burke started her young career at a lampshade store in Vermont. Later, she won a dance competition on Jimmy Fallon and performed with Jimmy and the Roots. Now she works for him! I actually thought the interview was going to be about lampshades. Original interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/rachael-burke-apprentice-to-the-lampshade-lady

Duration:00:47:35

27 – Movie Extra / Porn Cataloguer

6/13/2017
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Mike begrudgingly joins me to talk about a few of his friends. One was a movie extra for a brief period of time. The other catalogued porn. Original interviews here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/an-interview-with-matt-haze-former-movie-extra https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/buying-malt-liquor-with-nickels

Duration:00:54:37

26 – Running the Scrambler

6/6/2017
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In the 80s Kim Engler worked at a now-defunct amusement park in Northeast PA. She ran the Scrambler at Angela Park, a great place with a garbage-eating pig trash can and Olympic-sized pool. Original McSweeney’s interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/i-ran-the-scrambler-an-interview-with-kim-engler

Duration:00:31:50

24 – The Cemetery

5/23/2017
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John Ertle tells us what goes on at a cemetery when you’re not there. He’s crawled down into graves and removed thousands of tiny flags for Memorial Day. He says it’s OK if Suzanne gets a huge statue of herself doing a Rocky-style pose for her gravestone. Original McSweeney’s interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/john-ertle-buries-dead-people

Duration:00:44:29

22 – Summer Camp!

5/9/2017
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Erica Jameson runs a camp that’s been in her family since the 1930s. We talk about animals and how to kill them, as well as that old camp standard--Bloody Mary. In the last 10 minutes, my daughter steps in to ask some hot-button camp questions and to give “shout outs” to kids in her class. Original McSweeney’s interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/erica-jameson-is-not-crazy-nor-in-a-cult

Duration:00:44:04

21 – BINGO

5/2/2017
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Avril and I discuss airplane drama, 80s trivia, and her mom, who called BINGO for a brief time in the 80s. Original McSweeney’s interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/jackie-watson-on-calling-bingo

Duration:01:12:29

20 – Cracking the Whip

4/25/2017
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Allison Williams had a long career as a fire-eating, whip-cracking trapeze artist. She talks about what it's like to put fuel in your mouth and to use a whip to crack food out of someone's mouth. Original McSweeney’s interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/i-eat-camping-fuel-an-interview-with-allison-williams

Duration:00:54:09

19 – Sperm Bank / Fire Walker

4/18/2017
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This week Avril and I talk about what it's like to work at a sperm bank, and what it takes to be a firewalk instructor. Needless to say, we know nothing about either. Original McSweeney’s interviews: here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/the-sperm-bank-an-interview-with-dina-n https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/an-interview-with-robert-cork-kallen-certified-firewalk-instructor

Duration:01:02:06

18 – Perceived Disrespect Kills More People Than Cancer

4/11/2017
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Preston Smith, who works in a jail, talks about how weapons are made from toothbrushes, how women hide food in their “purse,” and how farting causes the most fights.

Duration:00:59:18

16 – The Paintball Invasion of Normandy

3/28/2017
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Dave Norman is a writer who wrote about paintball until the industry dried up. He’s met William Shatner and Russians making tanks to play paintball. Original interview here: https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/dave-norman-and-the-paintball-invasion-of-normandy

Duration:01:10:36

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