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It's “That Guy… Who Was in That Thing” meets "WTF" 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. 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.

Jul 6, 2015

Debuts! Day jobs! Bookings! Aliens! This hostful finds the gang up to all kinds of goodness


0:01:30 So Laura had her NYC premiere of "Punk Grandpa" AND got a review from Ed Malin: We give you a primer on the workings of putting on production in a NY play festival.

0:10:00 Former podcast guest Jerrod Bogard loves mischief

0:15:00 We learned that there is a Fuck Fest play festival here in NYC (, that plus our adventures at MOMA ( and the Museum and the Moving Image ( prove that the wonders of this city are endless.

0:22:14 Laura added some elements to her show that went into greater detail about her grandfather's manifestation of Alzheimer's Disease.

0:26:49 Laura basically did her own version of the New York subway phenomenon "showtime"

0:30:55 Nilsa is finally back. What has she been up to? Working on balancing her day/night job and balance she did! Bryn credits his relentless complaining. Boy, isn't he supportive?

0:39:53 Nilsa booked her first voiceover job, is freelancing with a commercial and legit agent AND is the first of the RUFYPOD NY team to audition for a major TV Network. 

0:45:45 Now what has Bryn been up to? Auditions, shooting pick-ups with Casey Puccini, in Chicago and VO work. Plus, Josh Wolff's short film "Guidance" got some much deserved recognition. Bryn's creepiness and possible alien origins discussed.

0:51:10 Catastrophic equipment failures are setting back the production of CJ3 episode 2. It will come out. Sometime.


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Intro Music: "Are You Famous, Yet?"

Written and Performed by Laura Scruggs

Outro Music: The Devil Is In The Beats


Performed By: The Chemical Brothers