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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.

Nov 7, 2017

06:34 - Origin of “Captain Ambivalent”
09:41 - “Precious” a song about “Lord of the Rings”’s Gollum in the style of country
15:05 - Almost all of Captain Ambivalent’s music is up on SoundClound as free samples
23:09 - How Captain Ambivalent’s costume & persona came about
28:09 -Video of Cafe Vivaldi...

Oct 30, 2017

02:21 - Debate about the pronunciation and the basis of 'Leda,' Amy's play.
06:31 - Julia Swift.
08:16 - Reading in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
09:40 - Director Pat Henderson!
11:31 - All ticket proceeds will go to the charity, Mercy Corps!

Oct 23, 2017

01:33 - "Stuffing the Turkey." Workshop a version in 2014. Coming again next year.
05:29 - Tony's theatre experience. Illinois Theater Center
07:11 - Studying play writing at Milliken
23:06 -...

Oct 16, 2017

Apologies for the "blow outs" and the "thumps" - it was a great interview with a few recording issues.
01:55 - How the Q Brothers started writing and performing hip hop using Shakespeare as the source text.
07:50 - GQ on how he got involved with "Drumline."
09:40 - Video for "White...