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Top 5 Undeniably Crappy Movies More Than 30 Years Old I Can Watch Over and Over Again

Welcome to Top 5 Fun Friday, a regularly-occurring blog feature where I give you a list of extremely specific pointless shit from my life no one asked for. Why? Because the internet is STILL incredibly un-fun in 2021 and I enjoy blogging. It’s Friday and these will be fun! This week’s list… Top 5 Undeniably…

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Ep. 281: Brendan Reed – Post-Doctoral Fellow Specializing in Immunology (Vaccine Special!)

This episode debuts on February 24, 2021. As of that date, roughly 65 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the United States, with an average of 1.28 million doses administered every day. There are those with fears and concerns about the vaccine, some of them totally justified and normal, some that…

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Top 5 Exceedingly Minor Things I Actually Liked About Moving to Texas When I Was 17

Welcome to Top 5 Fun Friday, a regularly-occurring blog feature where I give you a list of extremely specific pointless shit from my life no one asked for. Why? Because the internet is STILL incredibly un-fun in 2021 and I enjoy blogging. It’s Friday and these will be fun! This week’s list… Top 5 Exceedingly…

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Top 5 Songs Clearly Not Aimed at Me That I CRANK Anyway

Welcome to Top 5 Fun Friday, a regularly-occurring blog feature where I give you a list of extremely specific pointless shit from my life no one asked for. Why? Because the internet is STILL incredibly un-fun in 2021 and I enjoy blogging. It’s Friday and these will be fun! This week’s list… Top 5 Songs…

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Ep. 280: Tammy from Spirit Forest

Tammy is the curator of Spirit Forest. She’s a vlogger making videos about the outdoors. Here’s the description from her YouTube page: Building a cabin on my own land and teach my daughters survival skills, camping techniques, building fundamentals, and respect for outdoor life and adventures. I am an active backpacker and have had training…

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Top 5 Inconsequential Things That Make Me Irrationally Angry

Welcome to Top 5 Fun Friday, a regularly-occurring blog feature where I give you a list of extremely specific pointless shit from my life no one asked for. Why? Because the internet is STILL incredibly un-fun in 2021 and I enjoy blogging. It’s Friday and these will be fun! This week’s list… Top 5 Inconsequential…

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Ep. 279: Josh Penry on the Future of the Republican Party

Josh Penry is a former state legislator, former State Senate Minority Leader, former candidate for Colorado Governor, and currently Principal at 76 Group, an award-winning public affairs group. Here’s what they do (taken from their website): Caught in a complex public policy battle or public relations dispute? Need compelling advertising that cuts through clutter? Need 500,000 signatures…

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Ep. 278: Chris DeMakes of Less Than Jake

Dude, it’s Chris DeMakes! He’s the co-lead singer and guitarist for Less Than Jake! He’s host of the wildly entertaining podcast Chris DeMakes a Podcast. He’ll write you a custom song or do video consultations for you and your band at ChrisDeMakes.com. He’s got a new book called Blast From the Past. If you’re here,…

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The First 5 (or so) Ska Albums That Changed My Life

Welcome to Top 5 Fun Friday, a regularly-occurring blog feature where I give you a list of extremely specific pointless shit from my life no one asked for. Why? Because the internet is STILL incredibly un-fun in 2021 and I enjoy blogging. It’s Friday and these will be fun! This week’s list… The First 5…

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Ep. 277: Solo Episode – Cautious Optimism

I recorded this episode on the afternoon of January 20, 2021. I am cautiously optimistic about the coming year and the change in federal leadership. I recorded my unscripted thoughts stream-of-consciousness style for 25 minutes or so. Here’s what came out about the most recent former President, our new President, our new Vice President, and…

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