Yeah so this one was recorded Tuesday, June 21. We’re exactly one week late getting it uploaded. There were problems. They’re mostly fixed now though. Thanks for sticking with us.
Segment 1 (approximately 50 minutes)
What are some annoying ASMRs? What sends you into a “sneaky hate spiral”? Do you know how to apportion blame properly for your customer service challenges? What flavor of regurgitated Doritos would be the best running mate for Donald Trump? And most importantly, what is the deal with Neil Abramson?
In this segment we explore that last question in depth paying special attention tothis Tyler Bridges articleas well asthis one by Lamar White. We use the Neil discussion to talk about everything that went wrong during the legislative sessions this year and, basically, why the Republicans are winning at politics in Louisiana right now. We’re recording during the USA vs Argentina soccer match which the US lost very badly so the whole discussion is appropriately backed up by an atmosphere of dread.
-Mayor’s State of the City address from the roof of a Whole Foods talked about “Demographic Tsunamis” or something
Still talking about State of the City a bit because we have Twitter poll resultsto share. Also Canada has a thing called Speech From the Throne. The term WLILF is coined.
Steppin on Steppin Out (SOSO):
Madden Tournament at Deurty Boys gallery featuring our pals Ryne@rHancock19, Whit@Whitzerland, Jeremy@jrmyhbrt, and Ros@nolarrwhowon the big prize. Oh also Linda Hamilton was there. Mayor Landrieu and Neil Abramson were invited but did not show. Neil did come by the next day, though. It was a little weird.
Varg and Alli rip the hell out of Fellipe’s… sort of.
Jeff boiled some crabs.
Alli played bar trivia at Twelve Mile and lost. Would y’all like to do a bar trivia night, Tim en em? Maybe if we invite Neil?
Alli has been doing some sort of fancy white lady exercise thing. Somehow this leads to some heavy thoughts from all of us on diet, aging and mental health. It uh… it gets a little weird.