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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.

Dec 18, 2017

0:00-7:05 The perils of wireless in a city where the signals never sleep

09:10 - Laura arrives and we discuss the new song

15:16 - The interruptions of a scrambling actor

19:16 - Dealing with powerlessness

22:20 A discussion of being "Equity," AKA in the Actors Union, vs. Non-Equity.

30:14 - USPS interrupts the podcast and we hear from Bryn's roommate

31:20 - Brief discussion of "The End of the World"

33:02 Social Media section: The fate of the "Almost Tweet" is revealed and I try to convince Bryn to post more shirtless photos.

40:00 We discuss an important 50th anniversary

Intro Music: "Are You Famous, Yet?" - Laura Scruggs. Outro Music: "AYFY 1" - Christopher Kriz