Paul and Ben used to be a performance-art duo in Seattle, WA. Then Paul moved to the midwest. Now they just talk every week and record their conversation for you.
Today on a rocky show, Ben tries out his road-trip method of recording for the podcast and let’s just say it doesn’t go well. Other topics include the recent death of John McCain, institutional racism, how the midwest is surprisingly diverse, using slideshows to implant memories, Penn & Teller, The … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben talk about car tires, trade school, 3D printed buildings, what technology does to tradespeople, the next revolution in time, real-life progress bars, packages that are mis-delivered, Amazon delivery drivers, being “pretty much vegan,” car tabs in Seattle vs car tabs in Illinois, sensible … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben start off with Battery Check, then move on to tailgating, recording an Annex commercial, Mission Impossible, the age gap, inappropriate band names, TV shows we’re watching, dark fairgrounds, how to fix the midichlorian issue, corrections from Jennifer Fact Checker, Paul sings while Ben … Continue reading
On today’s show, Paul and Ben talk about work stuff, microphones, whether or not it sounds like they’re in the same room, what they’ll do when Ben visits St. Louis, improvised Shakespeare, an internet-famous version of GudeLaurance, Ben’s visit to the doctor, Paul goes “vegan,” what Capitol Hill has become, … Continue reading
Today on the “show,” Paul and Ben start off with their new regular segment Battery Check, then go on to talk about what Ben will do to record the podcast while he’s on the road, the gude/laurance videos (check them out here), what happens when gas stations convert to electric … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben talk about keyboards some more, arguing on the internet, russian operatives, tom waits, what media conglomerates own what, how Paul and Ben would fix the Fantastic Four, James Gunn fired by Disney, Michael Richards, Ben’s harrowing air conditioning story, the Icon Grill’s bathroom, … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben talk about phone calls and voice mails, what Paul has learned about the news this week, when Putin stole a Super Bowl ring, when Ivanka Trump stole an Olympic medal, the perils of buying a used keyboard, ukuleles staying in tune, Ben’s troubled … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben discuss lofty goals, saying goodbye to loved ones for the last time, Capitol Hill social climate change, how Paul almost came under the spell of a homeless person, wine tasting rooms, dogs as muppets, enjoying jobs more the less responsibility you have, solving … Continue reading
Today on the show, Paul and Ben talk about what they did on their 4th of July, Bruce Springsteen, why they’re recording on a Sunday, how some artistic projects take so long, twitter shows you the best and worst of the world, the ramifications of not paying attention to the … Continue reading
Today, Paul and Ben discuss escape rooms, math exercises, anti-jokes, The Murder Files, Part 1: Street Justice, corrections from Jennifer FactChecker, Justice Kennedy retiring, changing the demographics of voters, Rick and Morty, and finally of course yelling for Betty.