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Story Break #116: Atari's Breakout

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Story Break

Atari's Breakout has been begging for a 200 million dollar blockbuster ever since it was released in 1976. Well, 33 years later, 3, 30 somethings, take 3 times 20 minutes to finally break a story worthy of the arcade masterpiece.

#228 - Worst Font

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Let's face it. There are some horrible fonts out there that you hate. Which is the worst of all time? FIND OUT NOW.

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Live with Story Break at Angel City Brewery for the Summer Boys of Summer Tour Finale!

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07/24/2019 - 19:00 - 22:00
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City: 
Los Angeles
Venue Name: 
Angel City Brewery

SoCal! Come join Jordan and Jesse with special guests Story Break! for the grand finale of the Summer Boys of Summer Tour!

The show's only TWO WEEKS away, so get your tickets NOW!

We'll be joined by Mitch & Nick from the Doughboys and Allie Goertz from Everything's Coming Up Simpsons!

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 592: Australian Boyfriend with Jen Kirkman

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Jen Kirkman

Jen Kirkman (Just Keep Livin'? on Netflix, Having Funlessness podcast) joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of how each of them was shaken (both literally and emotionally) by the recent earthquakes in Southern California, the time Jesse and Jen ran into each other in the real world, and the actress who Jordan thinks could take the place of Nic Cage and Johnny Depp as America's lovable and artistic eccentrics.

Jen is going on tour! Go see her live!

And we are wrapping up the Summer Boys of Summer Tour in Los Angeles on July 24th! Special guests Mike Mitchell, Nick Wiger, and Allie Goertz! Plus a special performance by the Story Break podcast! Get your tickets now!!

THE FINAL CALLISEUM
If you are listening to this show on a boat and you are the captain or first mate, OR if you have had a true sexual experience at a Six Flags, OR if you have met the love of your life (and/or future spouse) on a plane LET US KNOW.

Go to MaximumFun.org/call, email jjgo@maximumfun.org, or call us at 206-984-4FUN.

Soucouyant

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Baby Geniuses

Hello babies!

Thank you for sending in your #babybikes! We asked you to draw a bike from memory- no peeking- and you did it! Lisa just got back from Alaska, and she enjoyed ALL of the sights. Emily's dad is winning 2019 by taking up a new hobby - designing and making clothes! Emily is sporting a smart printed romper made by her pop. On Wiki of the Week, we read the Wikipedia page for Soucouyant, a kind of blood sucking hag in Caribbean folklore. Hags are BACK!

CIPYD 195: Dog Talk with Paige Weldon & Emily Faye

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Paige Weldon
Guests: 
Emily Faye

Hi! It's so good to see you! Happy summer! This week we've got the very funny and talented Paige Weldon and Emily Faye (Mall Talk) getting us caught up on their dog history! We talk about Crumb's new fancy life with his fancy bed! Plus, we have a delightful My Mutt Minute from Tess and Ziggy!

Scoop up a Spaniel and tune in!

Stop Podcasting Yourself 590 - Dino Archie

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Dino Archie

Comedian Dino Archie returns to talk death metal, wallets, and Cape Breton.

Download episode 590 here. (right-click)

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Everything's Coming Up Simpsons: Ep. 197 Summertime in Springfield

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Join us as we relive some of our favorite Summer moments from The Simpsons. We're going to Mount Splashmore, Itchy and Scratchy Land, and making a stop in Australia. That's not all – plenty of fun awaits, buckle up kids school's out for Summer!

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: Tales of the City's Garcia with Guest Host Shereen Marisol Meraji

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Bullseye
Guests: 
Garcia

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Photo courtesy of Garcia

Garcia on their breakout role in "Tales of the City"

Garcia makes their acting debut on the popular Netflix miniseries Tales of the City. It's an update to the LGBTQIA classic which premiered in the 90's on PBS and starred Olympia Dukakis and Laura Linney. The two reprise their roles in the 2019 version. The show is based on the novel series of the same name written by Armistead Maupin which grew out of a newspaper column.

Tales of the City takes place in San Francisco and follows the lives of a group of people living at 28 Barbary Lane. The 90th birthday of Dukakis' Anna Madrigal brings characters together and threatens to uproot deeply seeded secrets and emotions. The cast and characters are from a wide variety of ethnic and racial backgrounds as well as gender expressions and sexual orientations.

In the show, Garcia plays Jake Rodriguez. Jake is a trans man in a relationship with his lesbian girlfriend Margot. Jake is a few years into his transition and is still adjusting to his new life. Margot is adjusting to being in a straight relationship and, although she loves Jake, she expresses her frustrations with the change. This puts a strain on their relationship.

Garcia talks with guest host Shereen Marisol Meraji about working in Hollywood as a trans non-binary person of color and how their chosen family lead them to acting.

Tales of the City is streaming now on Netflix.

MBMBaM 467: Leonardo Di-Zap!-rio

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Friends! We have a question for you: How many hot dogs did YOU eated last week? Did you do the most, out of everyone? Please tell us if you did the most, so we can give you the biggest trophy. Also, Jesse Eisenberg is in this one.

Suggested talking points: Caesar Salad Contest, Viral Mom, Crush the Trash Real Small, Teen Donuts, Pee Mail (w/ Guestpert Jesse Eisenberg), Hermit Crab Distinction, Hair Ownership

Transcript available here

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