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It's “That Guy… Who Was in That Thing” meets “The Nerdist Podcast” but with people even less well known! Sure it's fun to interview the crazy famous and ask them about the difficult years, but that's been done and they won't return our calls. Memories are plastic - we're getting the real dirt from people still crawling through it. Laura Scruggs is the playwright and Jake Scruggs is the technical guy who listens to a lot of “This American Life” and thinks that qualifies him to interview people.

Jul 27, 2015

3:00 - Where can you find Jakub "hot cabbage" Haczkiewicz online? https://twitter.com/creativejakub https://instagram.com/creativejakub/

4:13 - Jakub has a really arresting image, which includes his face and is inspired by the formerly trapped Chilean miners. It is currently on his “about” page 


Jul 20, 2015

Branching out, Birthdays and antiquated rapid transit advertising infuse this hostful episode!

 

0:02:15 Laura may start moonlighting with another podcast (well, producing a show with former guests Kirk Kicklighter and Greg Ledger that may become another podcast)- scandalous!

0:14:30 Nilsa's getting organized and...


Jul 13, 2015

Guest: Eileen Tull. eileentull.com @tullie23 

 

3:33 - "Jesus, Do you Like Me?" - Eileen wrote a title and submitted to the San Francisco Fringe Festival and has now performed it in Cincinnati, Columbus, NYC and Chicago 

6:25 - Eileen has a lot of stories about romance and faith and how the two inform each other


Jul 6, 2015

Debuts! Day jobs! Bookings! Aliens! This hostful finds the gang up to all kinds of goodness

 

0:01:30 So Laura had her NYC premiere of "Punk Grandpa" AND got a review from Ed Malin: http://nytheaternow.com/Content/Article/2015-6-24-punk-grandpa. We give you a primer on the workings of putting on production in a NY play...