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CIPYD 28: Alison Rosen and the Puppy Bowl

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Guests: 
Alison Rosen

Oh friends, have we got an episode for you! First, in Dogs We Meet This Week, we met a WHOLE LOT OF DOGS! The first ever CIPYD dog meet up was a huge success and we can't wait to tell you all about it! In Mutt Minute, learn all about the super-scruffy, super adorable Glen Amal Terrier!We are so excited to be joined this week by podcaster/awesome person Alison Rosen! Finally, it's that time of year again: THE PUPPY BOWL! There's a lot riding on this one folks!

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Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: Ray Suarez & Dan Deacon

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
Ray Suarez
Guests: 
Dan Deacon
Guests: 
Phoebe Robinson

New to Bullseye? Subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or with your favorite podcatcher to make sure you automatically get the newest episode every week.

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Thanks to everyone who came out to our World Tour of Several American Cities! Here’s our show recorded in front of a live audience at NPR Studio 1 in Washington D.C.

For more photos - including action shots of Dan Deacon's set - click here!


Photo by Kenneth Lecky

Comedy: Phoebe Robinson on Break Ups, Cat Calling and Bi-Racial Mathematics

New York comedian and writer Phoebe Robinson opened our DC show.

Her podcast, 2 Dope Queens, will launch soon with WNYC. Robinson co-hosts the show with The Daily Show's Jessica Williams.

You can find more from Phoebe, including live dates at her website, www.phoeberobinson.tumblr.com.


Photo by Kenneth Lecky

Ray Suarez on Being the Face of Diversity and Life as a Role Model

Ray Suarez is a broadcast journalist and writer with a thirty-plus year career in journalism. He currently hosts Inside Story on Al Jazeera America. Previously he was a senior correspondent on the PBS NewsHour and before that was the host of Talk of the Nation on NPR.

He has explored the cultural history of the United States in three books which include Latino Americans: The 500 Year Legacy That Shaped a Nation and The Holy Vote: The Politics of Faith in America.

Ray Suarez shared the stage with Jesse to talk about growing up in Brooklyn, frequently being the first non-white hire and how it feels to be an unintentional role model.

Inside Story airs weekdays at 6:30pm ET/3:30pm PT on Al Jazeera America.

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Photo by Kenneth Lecky

Dan Deacon on His Love of Aerosmith, Theatrics and Touring with Miley Cyrus

Dan Deacon is a longtime Bullseye favorite -- an electronic musician who's earned a large following for his fun and exciting live shows. He's become known for his own unique brand of audience participation during his sets.

Deacon performed live in front of our studio audience and also talked about his early affinity for Aerosmith, incorporating theatrics into his performance and what it’s like to tour with Miley Cyrus.

Dan Deacon’s latest album is Gliss Riffer.

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International Waters: Episode 67 Double High Five

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Dave, Dave & Emily
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Dae Holmes
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Dave Ross
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Emily Maya Mills
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Barunka O'Shaghnessy
Guests: 
Lucy Montgomery

Emily Maya Mills, Dave Ross, Lucy Montgomery and Barunka O'Shaughnessy join host, Dave Holmes for probably our rudest episode ever. Graphic sex talk, bad transatlantic accents and lots of shouting, plus we make up some fast food villains.

Links:
Emily Maya Mills wants to plug her appearance on SeeSo.com's UCB Show and her new album, coming soon on A Special Thing Records. Emily recommends the comedy of the Dress Up Gang.

Dave Ross wants to plug is live comedy either on tour or in LA - find dates here and recommends Jake Weisman and Shawn Pearlman's video Moonlanding: Director's Cut.

Lucy Montgomery wants to plug her appearances on 45 Years of Prog And Roll With Brian Pern and her writing and acting on Tracy Ullman's Show and recommends Amy Schumer.

Barunka O'Shaughnessy doesn't wants to plug anything but is getting her kitchen done.

And finally, Dave Holmes is on Twitter @DaveHolmes and hosts his live quiz show, The Friday Forty at LA’s Meltdown Theatre on the second Friday of every month.

You can let us know what you think of International Waters and suggest guests through our Facebook group or on Twitter.

Written by Sarah Morgan and Asterios Kokkinos, recorded at MaxFunHQ in LA and GuiltFreePost in London, produced by Jennifer Marmor and Colin Anderson.

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How to Communication

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Still Buffering

From land lines and pagers to subtweeting and group texting, Rileigh and Sydnee attempt to find common ground in the many ways teenagers have found to talk to each other without ever having to venture from their bedrooms.

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Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

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Stop Podcasting Yourself 411 - Debra DiGiovanni

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Debra DiGiovanni

Comedian Debra DiGiovanni returns to talk about sleeping on a plane, Gilmore Girls, and escape rooms.

Download episode 411 here. (right-click)

Email us at "spy [at] maximumfun [dot] org" or phone us at (206) 339-8328.

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Ross and Carrie Audit Scientology (Part 1): Going Preclear

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Ross and Carrie stop by “Big Blue”, Scientology’s L.A. Ideal Org. They come for the free personality test, but stay for two additional tests and a sales pitch. Do they sign up for classes? Does Carrie need to fix her relationship before it’s broken? Is Ross 100% American? Find out in the first part of the investigation you’ve all been waiting for.

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MBMBaM 288: Shuriken Dip

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We're glad that the subject matters addressed in this episode are coming at this point in our careers, because we're not sure we would have been equipped to handle them four years ago. Like: Sleep Jeans? SLEEP JEANS? JEANS FOR SLEEPING?

Suggested talking points: Football Pointers, Sleep Jeans, Tim McGraw's Krav Maga Returns, Accidental ASMR, Candy Stamps, Realtor Kisses, A Matter of Taxonomy

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Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 413: Sexual Tent Flap with Sean McCarthy

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Sean McCarthy

Sean McCarthy from The Comic's Comic joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Jordan's foray into a new arena that is going to maximize his sexual power, Jesse's anger towards a new children's cartoon, and Jesse gets a Christmas present for Jordan and his cat.

Get the limited edition JJGo theme shirt (or tank)! Get 'em! Get 'em! Get 'em!

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EP. 159 "Barbaras Secret" ft. Ellie McElvain

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Ellie McElvain

Ellie McElvain (@elliemce) joins the ladies to discuss cat balls, bike lanes, dressing weird in high school, lenny kravitz dick, pandas and more! Produced by David Janove, booker Marie Colette, theme song by Zach Ames.

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Pop Rocket: Episode 56 Mortality & Grief in Pop Culture

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Wynter, Guy, Oliver & Margaret
Show: 
Pop Rocket
Guests: 
Guy Branum
Guests: 
Wynter Mitchell
Guests: 
Oliver Wang
Guests: 
Margaret Wappler

Wynter's back and the team celebrate with a conversation about how we deal with death in pop culture.

With Guy Branum, Wynter Mitchell, Oliver Wang and Margaret Wappler.

Each week we’ll add everyone’s jams to this handy Spotify playlist.

You can let us know what you think of Pop Rocket and suggest topics in our Facebook group or via @PopRocket on Twitter.

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