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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 20, 2015

Branching out, Birthdays and antiquated rapid transit advertising infuse this hostful episode!


0:02:15 Laura may start moonlighting with another podcast (well, producing a show with former guests Kirk Kicklighter and Greg Ledger that may become another podcast)- scandalous!

0:14:30 Nilsa's getting organized and continuing to write and Bryn had a birthday which former guest Tim Ferro came to NYC to celebrate. They checked out MTA Transit Museum:; and were fascinated by this:

0:19:20 And they caught a revival screening of Bryn's favorite film "The Third Man"; and had a RUFYPod alumni reunion later that evening!

0:28:00 CJ3 Episode 2 post-production is stalled as Bryn wrestles with Garage Band

0:34:54 The Bryn-napping

0:39:30 Jake has an idea for a cool "Are You Famous, Yet?" event.

0:43:19 Laura is campaigning to take "Punk Grandpa" to more exotic lands!

0:46:50 And check out the new look for our podcast's website, logo by John Frigo:


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