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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.

Feb 27, 2017

01:35 - How Tim's comedy career began in 2011.
09:42 - How do the comedy scenes between Chicago, New York and L.A. compare?
21:04 - Tim Barnes on Touch Vision. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TouchVision
23:54 - His experiences with "Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me." http://www.npr.org/programs/wait-wait-dont-tell-me/
26:44 -...


Feb 20, 2017

01:34 - Origin story of Pride Films and Plays. http://pridefilmsandplays.com
06:25 - "Priscilla: Queen of the Desert." http://pridefilmsandplays.com/priscilla-queen-desert/
08:45 - "For the Love of Roller Derby." http://pridefilmsandplays.com/love-roller-derby-play-world-premiere/
18:19 - "Jerry Springer: The Opera."


Feb 13, 2017

02:03 - Stripper Jesus and how we found Super Happy Funtime Burlesque at Acorn Theater this past New Year's Eve. http://www.superhappyfuntimeburlesque.com http://www.acorntheater.com
04:40 - Genesis of the show.
12:46 - Rachel's plan of raising money to do 'real art' and her training.
16:01 - Corey's background, what he...


Feb 6, 2017

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02:08 - How an ink pen & a leather briefcase inspired Barbara to know she was a writer.
07:10 - Barbara's writing in middle school and high school.
09:00 Meeting, and getting some advice from, Sam Cooke. http://www.abkco.com/index.php/artists/artist/16/Sam-Cooke
12:00 - A poem she wrote...