About the Show
Mike and Justin discuss the Donald Trump dumpster fire, trending social media clickbait, stupid memes and weird art.
Episode 56: ‘Mushy Honeycomb Helmets,’ with Special Guest Giulio Anichini
November 27th, 2016 | 1 hr 1 min
‘Post-truth’ is Oxford Dictionary’s 2016 ‘Word of the Year,’ transabled woman yearns to lose feeling in her leg, fashion designers refuse to offer their services to Melania Trump, and Mike tempts fate by riding a four-wheeler without a helmet.
Episode 55: ‘A Christmas Skirmish’, with Special Guests Michael Winfield and Richard Manfredi
November 20th, 2016 | 1 hr 4 mins
Trump becomes harder to parody, drivers in China put scary reflective decals in their rear windows, 2016 may be the year to safely say ‘Merry Christmas’ again, edible beetle larvae deliver as much iron to the body as beef,
Episode 54: ‘I Happened Upon a Body,’ with Special Guest Darren Husted
November 13th, 2016 | 1 hr 8 mins
A heartbroken mom happens upon the Clintons in the woods, Trump supporters revise their stance on dissent, Facebook promises to show you less fake news, and Mike loses money on a wager. SHOW NOTES Introduction I’ve Made a Huge Mistake podcast on Tw...
Episode 53: ‘HIV-positive Children Party Crashers’, with Special Guest Scott Hofmeister
November 6th, 2016 | 1 hr 7 mins
Starbucks releases an anti-Christmas coffee cup, Tim Kaine’s positive demeanor gets on Mike’s nerves, Scott passes on the office of POTUS, Sarma Melngailis becomes a runaway fugitive, and the guys consider expensive skeleton art exhibitions as an alter...
Episode 52: ‘Low-risk Kissing’, with Special Guest Seán McGuire
October 30th, 2016 | 1 hr 7 mins
Seán abandons paganism, kid needs permission slip to read ‘Fahrenheit 451,’ Mike and Justin fail to cast their ballots in the 2012 election, area woman wins $1M trying to show husband lottery tickets are a waste of money,
Episode 51: ‘The Opposite of Feminism’, with Special Guest Chris Esplin
October 23rd, 2016 | 1 hr 5 mins
Facebook’s annual privacy opt-out post, the anti-tampon-tax-break guy, a critical review of the 31 most hilariously bad-themed weddings of all time, eucalyptus kaleidoscopic bark, and accidental topless beach trips.
Episode 50: ‘Insane Clown Posse,’ with Special Guest Periods for Politicians
October 16th, 2016 | 1 hr 4 mins
The creepy clown craze, the rise and fall of Kenneth Bone, Christians for Donald Trump, gender as a social construct, putatively postmodern elongated objects, and Justin’s first kiss. SHOW NOTES Introduction Periods for Politicians on Facebook Peri...
Episode 49: ‘23 and Me’, with Special Guest Lauren Kelly
October 9th, 2016 | 1 hr 10 mins
High school cheerleader outfits get suspended for causing impure thoughts, Mike discovers the secret to benching 405 pounds, an earthquake reveals a missing Lego, and Lauren explains the hardest thing about rollerblading.
Episode 48: ‘Escalate the Awkwardness,’ with Special Guest Adam Christopher
October 2nd, 2016 | 55 mins 58 secs
Trump goes on a 3 am tweet storm, a woman polishes off a pork bun in a typhoon, motorized rideable suitcases are coming to an airport near you, and Mike eats a candy bar at the urinal. SHOW NOTES Introduction Adam Christopher on Twitter After 6 pod...
Episode 47: ‘Casey Did Meth,’ with Special Guest Casey Sullivan
September 25th, 2016 | 1 hr 5 mins
Casey plagiarizes a song, man gets arrested for speeding in Delorean at 88mph, Pennsylvania man creates the most racist Halloween costume ever, lawmaker who opposed helmet law dies in motorcycle crash, Mike defends the sanctity of the word ‘ironic.
Episode 46: ‘An Egg-shaped Jewel,’ with Special Guest Gayatri
September 18th, 2016 | 1 hr 4 mins
Donald Trump announces his testosterone levels, Chinese people invented toilet paper and (maybe) pizza, Bruce Horowitz tells women to lose the engagement ring during job interviews, and Mike commits an on-campus crime at dawn.
Episode 45: ‘Strictly Business’, with Special Guest Scott Hofmeister
September 11th, 2016 | 58 mins 46 secs
A parakeet refuses to clean the floor, a 70-year-old man goes to jail to get away from his wife, a new Target employee gives a play-by-play of his first week on the job, and teenage Mike catches his girlfriend cheating.
Episode 44: ‘A Hundred-dollar-sized Piece of David Bowie,’ with Special Guests Jeff Mac & Cade Chilcoat
September 4th, 2016 | 1 hr 12 mins
A two-headed Barry White creature does some math, waiting room occupants are conditioned to stand up in response to a sound, Kaepernick refuses to stand up in response to a sound, and a remorseful square dancer tries to destroy the Internet.
Episode 43: ‘Atomic Butt Bump’, with Special Guest Bo Quintana
August 28th, 2016 | 1 hr 5 mins
Guy who says God sends natural disasters to punish gays has his home destroyed in a natural disaster, patriotic parent gets outraged by a Pledge of Allegiance opt-out permission slip, wedding photographer photographs shrink-wrapped newlyweds,
Episode 42: ‘Bird Heaven,’ with Special Guest Tim Ateo
August 21st, 2016 | 1 hr 6 mins
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog trolls Trump supporters, Olympic pools turn green, a spider almost persuades Mike to become a believer, and Justin finds the Hummingbird Lady. SHOW NOTES Introduction Atheism 101 website Japanese toilet prank Trumped up...