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Episode 87, part I: Two Kisses For Matt Logelin

Dad 2.0 Podcast

Release Date: 06/14/2021

Episode 109: Patrick Quinn Glams Up Your Lock Screen show art Episode 109: Patrick Quinn Glams Up Your Lock Screen

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When last appeared (pre Dad 2.020 and pre-COVID), he was ebullient about the bright future of influencer marketing. And now, two or 10 or 3,000 years later, he's back to assure us that business is still booming, and brands recognize more value in independent content creators than ever. He shares more tips for showing your value to your potential brand partners, getting the compensation you want, securing more business in the future. grieving his late father, and wrangling his five-year-old at Disney World.

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Just like Doug Zeigler's life, this episode has everything: A dystopian lottery! Redemptive agony! Prophylactic cosplay! Plus a cameo from the Beetlejuice of toxicity!

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Episode 107: Brian Gordon Is Half Stubborn, Half Stupid show art Episode 107: Brian Gordon Is Half Stubborn, Half Stupid

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If Brian Gordon hadn't lost his marriage, his job, and his dog over several dark months in 2015, he may never have created the wildly popular cartoon Fowl Language. And now, he's looking to support his blended family by expanding into merch, animation, NFTs, a partnership with TinyView, and whatever else will keep the lights on.

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Episode 106: Tshaka Armstrong Works Googobs of Hours show art Episode 106: Tshaka Armstrong Works Googobs of Hours

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There's nothing niche about Tshaka Armstrong, who admits he emerged from the womb blessed with big-time Neil DeGrasse Nerdery and loves to explain all he's learned. He works as a TV producer and tech reviewer, but he's not afraid to let loose his opinions on politics and race as Villain McBeardface.

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Episode 105: Chris Illuminati Has Very Dirty Thumbs show art Episode 105: Chris Illuminati Has Very Dirty Thumbs

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Ever since he started Message With A Bottle, Chris Illuminati's primary plan has been to mimic his fitness regime and persevere as incrementally as possible. Eight hundred notes later, he has built a multi-vertical platform comprising books, podcasts, calendars, his own branded lines of Post-It Notes from 3M, and a huge Instagram following.

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Episode 104: Zachary Levi Learns How To Be Kurt Warner show art Episode 104: Zachary Levi Learns How To Be Kurt Warner

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When Kurt Warner and Zachary Levi promote "American Underdog" (which opens Christmas Day), you learn right away how well they get along. We talk about the movie's many fatherhood themes, the complicated relationships with their own dads, and the unexpected joy Kurt felt showing his kids his life before they came along.

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Episode 103: Chris Ballew Doles Out the Applesauce show art Episode 103: Chris Ballew Doles Out the Applesauce

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Chris Ballew fronted the Presidents half his life ago and just wrapped 19 albums and 1,247 live shows as Caspar Babypants, and at 56 he's publishing under his own name and feeling more creative than ever. He credits his parents for encouraging his empathy and silliness, and he wanted to have kids because "I thought I could make two good ones."

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Episode 102: Aaron Yavelberg Will See You Now show art Episode 102: Aaron Yavelberg Will See You Now

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As a writer, social worker, and Hebrew school instructor, Aaron Yavelberg has a wealth of experience as a father and father figure to children, adolescents, and young adults all over New York City. On this second night of Hanukkah, we talk about teens and social media, making goals reachable by setting up pragmatic steps, and why it's important to teach kids that anti-Semitism is still a thing.

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Episode 101: Kevin Shafer 101: Intro to Dad Sociology show art Episode 101: Kevin Shafer 101: Intro to Dad Sociology

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The product of a blended family and blended citizenship, Kevin Shafer is an associate professor at BYU who specifically chose fatherhood as his primary research concentration. He uses his PhD, his Twitter platform, and his copious research to defend paid paternity leave and says American dads can be as involved with our kids as we want to be if we follow the Canadian template.

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Episode 100: You Say Dubai, and I Say Hello show art Episode 100: You Say Dubai, and I Say Hello

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For our 100th episode, Jeff reports in from Dubai to (mostly) remember the conversations we've had during our first two years. Amid the myriad storylines of our 67 guests, some important themes emerge: the incentive to take risks, the power of a supportive partner, the appreciation of someone else's very different life experience, and how conversations help us learn more and do better.

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When Matt Logelin's wife died just 27 hours after their daughter Maddy was born, he processed his grief by starting the blog that became the book that is now the movie "Fatherhood," which opens Friday, June 18, on Netflix.

We're celebrating Father's Day week with a two-part interview with a lot of inside information about working with the director and screenwriter to adapt his book, what that first year of Maddy's life was really like. and how it felt when the Obamas asked to help produce his cinematic life.