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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.

Jan 26, 2015

2:10 - Laura is getting back to her life since the miscarriage; went back to her writing group and Chicago Dramatists' Network Playwright meetings

7:04 - Laura was trying to write about her embarrassing moment on a date with Jake at The Choo Choo (after making holograms together)

11:50 - Laura wrote about embarrassing...


Jan 19, 2015

0:01:40 We switched it up, we've been alternating hostfuls and guest episodes. 

0:02:10 Bryn's show "Lisa and Her Things" had a one night only revival at Intar Theatre, on January 13.

0:05:35 Bryn is also in a Frigid Festival show "Erik: A Play About A Puppet" (http://www.risingsunnyc.com/erik.html ;


Jan 12, 2015

01:09 - Why you may want to skip this episode 

04:18 - Announcing Laura's pregnancy was one of the happiest moments of Laura's life

06:32 - Growing up, Laura thought she'd have ten kids and/or an orphanage, but then wasn't sure when she got older.

09:10 - Jake looked cute in his hospital costume

12:15 - Laura had...


Jan 5, 2015

Guest: Jason Paul Smith

 

Websites: http://jasonpaulsmith.com/ & http://threecatproductions.com

 

0:01:40 Laura met Jason at his theatre company "Three Cat Productions"- which he created to make a home for artists to come and take risks with their work. Beginning with the "Three Cat Variety Hour"

0:08:10 Giving exposure...