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Adam Ruins Everything Episode 22: Why Fast Fashion Fails Us

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If you wear clothes, you're going to love this Adam Ruins Everything podcast. Our guest, Professor Laura McAndrews, appeared on Adam Ruins Shopping Malls where she discussed the deceptions surrounding outlets malls. But on the podcast, Laura really goes into depth about the inner-workings of fast fashion. And she would know - she lived it!
 
Laura worked in retail for years, primarily for Gap and Urban Outfitters. She traveled to factories all over the world to oversee fashion production. The clothes might have been cute, but the rest wasn't pretty. Laura recalls many of these experiences on the podcast - from noticing the poor construction of these clothes to the awful working conditions for the factory workers. Eventually, Laura left fashion for academia. She now teaches textiles, merchandising and interiors at the University of Georgia, and she encourages her students to speak up about working conditions once they enter the workforce.
 
Adam is on Twitter @AdamConover and you can find past episodes and bonus content from the TruTV show at AdamRuinsEverything.com. Produced by Shara Morris for MaximumFun.org.

Pop Rocket Episode 114: FX's Feud with Karen Kilgariff and April Wolfe

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Show: 
Pop Rocket
Guests: 
Guy Branum
Guests: 
Margaret Wappler
Guests: 
Karen Kilgariff
Guests: 
April Wolfe

This week, Guy and Margaret are joined by the host of My Favorite Murder, Karen Kilgariff, as well as LA Weekly film critic April Wolfe to talk FX's Feud, the Ryan Murphy miniseries Guy describes as "the most important story in the gay canon". Also, GUY BRANUM KNOWS WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN IN GAME OF THRONES SEASON SEVEN!!! Like, for real. No joke.

The camp level in the Feud discussion is high, while the analysis runs deep. Plus, April tells us about her affection for a French vegan turned cannibal in RAW; Margaret explains what happened to the real-life daughters of Bette Davis and Joan Crawford; Karen is legit scared by the Remy Ma/Nicki Minaj; Guy divulges the series of events that occurred which enabled him to read a GoT season 7 script.

With Guy Branum, April Wolfe, Karen Kilgariff and Margaret Wappler.

That’s My Jam:

Margaret Wappler - Elliott Smith - Say Yes
Karen Kilgariff - Rihanna - Desperado
April Wolfe - Orties - Plus Putes Que Toutes Les Poutes
Guy Branum - Nicki Minaj - No Frauds

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.

Produced by Christian Dueñas and Kara Hartfor MaximumFun.org.

Headlines and Politics Round-Up

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Hello there Cool Kids! So, due to both Travis and Brent traveling, this episode is a little light. By "light" we mean a whole bunch of brief stories rather than in-depth coverage of one or two stories. But don't be fooled, the episode is still almost an hour and a half long! In Headlines this week, we're talking BBC Dad, Vibrator Lawsuit and Fearless Girl statue. In Politics Round up, we cover Healthcare Bill Update, Steve King Tweets, Jeff Sessions Fires Judges and a Wiretapping Update! And of course, the Wi-Five of the Week! Enjoy, and be sure to share!

Shirtless and Ok! W/ Ali Spagnola!

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Guests: 
Ali Spagnola

Hello Buddies! Welcome to an all new Bunker Buddies! A very special episode this week with the return of Ali Spagnola fresh off her survival training for the show NAKED AND AFRIAD! Which includes watching TV barefoot while walking on rocks! We discuss a new "would you rather": drunk-pocalypse or high-pocalypse?! Which one are you more likely to survive? It's all happening right now in the bunker! Enjoy the show! Subscribe! Rate! And share! We're all in this together. It's not a matter of "if" but "when"... Stay safe out there.

Lady to Lady EP. 217 "The Irish Quit" ft. Alexa Loftus

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Alexa Loftus

Alexa Loftus (@alexaloftus) joins the ladies to discuss Alexa the robot, doll babies, beards, quitting, palm springs, pop stars, katy perry, horror movies, fuck it moments, and more! Produced by David Janove, booker Marie Colette, theme song Zach Ames.

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Ep 119: Mud Bath Nightmare (S5E20)

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When some stripper glitter starts clogging critical ship systems, the Entrepreneur crew have a much worse problem to deal with, and she has kompromat on the show’s writers. In what way does this differ from Burning Man? What’s wrong with Adam’s chili recipe? Is the ship’s computer rejecting the premise of the episode? How is Minister Campio ever gonna get a square job when he has all those crazy tats? It’s the episode that separates the Pee-Wee from The Boys.

#107 - Best Ketchup

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Hal clears up some rumors about his feelings for ketchup as he and Mark talk about the surprising varieties of ketchup that exist around the world. Can the global juggernaut that is Heinz be toppled?

Still Buffering: How to Pets

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Show: 
Still Buffering

Sydnee and Rileigh are back from their week on island time and that means it's time to talk about pets! The Smirl Girls have gone through a LOT of pets and have plenty of stories to tell, so come join us! We'll even tell you about Sister Barbara Fish and the real story of what happened to Charlie (the wiener dog.)

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Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Rose Buddies Ep. 62: After the Final Thigh Rub

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Show: 
Rose Buddies

It's finale time! Well, yesterday was finale time, technically speaking. Right now it's recap time! Who did Nick choose to propose to in his season's final hours? I mean, you know, of course, but let's all pretend like it's a big surprise, okay?

CIPYD 85: Corgis

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Hello there!
We’ve got a great new episode for you on this warm (in Los Angeles anyway) March day!

First we’ve got a BIG Dogs We Met This Week because Renee and Allegra went to the dog park and met ALL the dogs! We have some very fun dog news about a corss country team that will definitely warm your heart. We have an important Mutt Minute on the Corgi, turns out they do more than just have cute butts! Plus, some great dog tech!

Grab a terrier and tune in!

Leave us a voicemail with your Dog Victories and Dogsasers at (323) 250 - 3315!
Too much pressure leaving a voicemail? We get it. Send us an email instead at canipetyourdogpodcast@gmail.com!

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