The Dinner Party

April 16, 2018


Jonathan attends a rather strange dinner party. Mark is concerned about the welfare of his new employee.

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Hey Bob, a deer destroyed my office…

April 6, 2018


Jonathan's Dad's office gets trashed by a deer, but that's not the best part of the story... Brian begins a search for a new house. We also talk about Alt schools, Tesla and more... Thanks for buying premium!

The Theory of Relativity

March 30, 2018


Mark recaps his Florida trip - this leads to a discussion about relativity. Mark also tells the story about how he was attacked by an animal at work. Next week is Sadly Lacking Premium - on the show, Jonathan tells the story about how a deer destroyed his dad's office. Next free show will be released April 9.

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Happiness in Florida

March 23, 2018


Jason Veazey comes through with a classic new intro for Mark Townsend. Mark is in Florida this week and you can hear the happiness in his voice. Jonathan struggles to arrange a health check in Japan. In the show we also talk about the limits of positive compartmentalization, Westworld and more...

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Inappropriate requests

March 19, 2018


@ConfusedGaijin Episode 二十. With improved Japanese skills, (less) Confused Gaijin successfully avoids an inappropriate request from his neighbor. Also on the show, Sean (The Unhealthy Irishman) asks for advice reqarding international travel with an infant. This leads to a memory where CG thought about abandoning his apartment in Sydney to avoid a flight.

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My daughter’s character flaw

March 16, 2018


Jonathan gets furious with his daughter. Mark lobbies for a 70s-themed intro. We also discuss the Kurt Cousins contract, Homeland and more...

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Ichiro’s messed up childhood

March 9, 2018


On today's show we talk about Ichiro's messed up childhood and Mark's disenchantment with work. Plus! Jonathan gets triggered by an innoucuos Lewis Black story.

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