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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.

May 14, 2018

First: Sorry about the sound quality on this one.
Second: This the second of two episodes where the hosts talk about failures.

0:02:00 Jake's turn to pour his heart out.
0:02:15 "I was bored in school and developed NO study habits"
0:05:00 Let the begging begin.
0:06:40 Failing at relativity
0:12:15 Colleges want to...


May 7, 2018

We are back after a week off and Laura has just gotten off a plane from seeing the last ever "Spoutwood Fairie Festival" http://www.spoutwood.org/fairie-festival/2018-may-day-fairie-festival/ where she interviewed many and got lots of footage for her next documentary project. She also went to see a certain "Uncle Fun"...


Apr 23, 2018

We talked about social media, Chels' writing, podcast, Sell Me A Pup; and graphic novel, Dead Weight with Brooklyn-based illustrator and "Lenny Letter" contributor Danie Drankwalter. 
 
http://chelsnotchelsea.com
 
https://www.machineculture.com/chels-harvey/
 
Sell Me A Pup podcast


Apr 16, 2018

Originally released Feb 24, 2014.
The first of two episodes where the hosts talk about failures.

0:01:40 - Josh Force (http://forcedesignhouse.com/) is the graphic designer behind Laura's impending website. Note from the future Laura’s website is done and here: https://lauraforcescruggs.com/ Jake is very proud of the...


Apr 9, 2018

Links to tickets for world premiere screenings of "Uncle Fun:  You're The One" at Chicago Filmmakers:
2 pm showing http://chicagofilmmakers.org/screenings/2673
7 pm http://chicagofilmmakers.org/screenings/2674

Facebook event pages for Chicago Filmmakers' screenings:
2 pm