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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.

Apr 27, 2015

Guest Jill Howe, storyteller extraordinaire!  She can be found at: jillhowe.com, storygift.wordpress.com, http://storysessionschicago.com/, https://twitter.com/SessionsChicago, and https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=714440717&fref=ts

 

2:53 - How did Jill get into storytelling? Routinely asking for stories as...


Apr 20, 2015

Big Scary Fur Teeth, Love Rat and Vegetable Candy- Episode 73

 

0:00:12 There's something fishy going-on hereā€¦

0:02:42 Tweet @rufypod and let our #Intern know who did your fave Jake Scruggs impersonation

0:04:04 This podcast drops the same day as Nilsa's reading of her solo play "The Care I Need"...


Apr 13, 2015

Guest Elise Mayfield, a Chicago-based actor and baker!

 

You can find her at: http://elisemayfield.com/, @honeybabybakes on Twitter, and https://www.facebook.com/HoneyBabyBakes

 

2:15 - Honey Baby Bakery

3:35 - High and low points of Elise being on MasterChef http://masterchef.wikia.com/wiki/Elise_Mayfield

5:54 -...


Apr 6, 2015

This hostful finds the gang talking about the shape of the business, brainstorming and breakdowns.

 

0:00:28 The hosts establish that friendship is special

0:02:26 Bryn had a commercial agent meeting and the shape of the business became clear

0:10:30 Nilsa and Bryn started watching the original webisodes of "Broad City"...