Speaking of Tangents

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A podcast for your ears. Kj Ohnstad and Jason Fuse host this absolute random bunch of nonsense. Just press play. Do it!

Episodes

10/20/2017

Beatles and Baseball

Episode 61 - Guess what? It’s a quiz! Scratch that; let’s play two! Why stop with one quiz when you can do two? Well, maybe Kj and Jason at least know the answer to that question now. Two quizzes, plus several conversational tangents... Oh, and there's very little about the Beatles or baseball in this thing.

10/13/2017

Undried Cherries?

Episode 60 - Kj and Jason kick off their Week in Review by discussing Kj’s special package, people in general and in specific, fruit cups, cocktails, and other foodstuffs. Next, they talk First World problems (16:48), followed by a game of Do We Have A Guest? (41:24) They wrap it all up with Feedback. (41:37) All that, plus several conversational tangents...

10/06/2017

I Got Nice Legs: A Spiderbook Comic

Episode 59 - Kj and Jason begin this episode with Week in Review by discussing the tragedy in Las Vegas. Then, they talk What’s Trending Now? (22:24), followed by another round of Recommendations (35:25)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (50:40). They wrap it all up with Feedback (50:52). All that, plus several conversational tangents... "I don't know how to speak technical!"

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09/29/2017

I Can't Get Past the Pant: A Capricious Podcast

Episode 58 - Kj and Jason kick off Week in Review with another edition of “Where in the World Is Kj This Week?” wherein Kj talks about her trip South to see her boy, Justin Timberlake, and many more fantastic musicians at the Pilgrimage Music Festival. They also discuss fashion and the capri pant? Next, Kj joins Jason on the angry train for Minnesota Nice (31:46). Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest (59:00)? They wrap it all up with Feedback (59:13). All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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09/22/2017

BREAKING NEWS: We Put the Cast in Podcast

Episode 57 - Kj and Jason kick off Week in Review by discussing a huge honor in the Kj household, how the Fuse Family spent last Thursday night, and even some Midwest Bias. Then, they play another game of Pronounce This! (27:00) Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (49:12) And they wrap it all up with Feedback. (49:57) All that, plus several conversational tangents...

09/15/2017

"He's a Brain Doctor!"

Episode 56 - It’s the Outrage Episode! Kj & Jason kick off their Week In Review with outrage on a variety of topics. Then, they share some Real Thoughts, where the outrage continues (21:33). Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (49:28)! They wrap it all up with Feedback (49:40)! All that, plus several conversational tangents...

09/08/2017

With Apologies to Accents

Episode 55 - Kj & Jason kick off this episode with their Week In Review, where they cover all the major sports (and some minor ones like baseball.) Plus, Kj shares the result of her Speaking of Tangents assignment - a review of the Bowl O’ Dough from the Minnesota State Fair! Then, they talk TV in Recommendations (31:00)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:10:49)! They wrap it all up with Feedback (1:11:00)! All that, plus several conversational tangents... Sweet Martha’s cookies, you’ll never hear such GREAT accents anywhere else!

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09/01/2017

The Origin of Chad Hansen

Bonus Episode: It’s the 2017 Fantasy Football Deep Dive Preview Spectacular with special guests Robert Berg and Patrick Moffett! We preview the 2017 fantasy football season, discuss the new changes to the original Raju’s Rejects fantasy football league AND, we’ll introduce the relegation league - The Short Bus! Patrick and Robert share some of their draft strategies, discuss “sleepers and busts,” announce a (potentially atrocious) contest, and much more! We also discuss the NFL and make some predictions for the 2017 season. And, of course, we talk Smokin’ Jay! All this plus even a few non-NFL tangents.

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08/25/2017

"Welcome to Nonsense"

Episode 54 - Kj & Jason kick off this episode with their Week In Review, wherein they discuss Monday’s Solar Eclipse and share their viewing experiences. Then, they take a music quiz (22:50)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:54)! They wrap it all up with Feedback (1:03:06)! All that, plus several conversational tangents... I'm not thinking, I'm yawning.

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08/18/2017

NEVER Disrespect The Wu-Tang Clan!

Episode 53 - It’s the 1-year-anniversary-of-the-podcast episode! Kj & Jason kick off this episode with their Week In Review, including another installment of "Where In The World is Kj This Week?" and much, much more. (Ed. Note: We usually try to stay in our nonsense lane, but a whole lot of serious stuff has happened lately and it's hard to not give some of our thoughts on it.) Then they get back to the nonsense, as they discuss What’s Trending Now? - Which is just a fancy way to talk about memorable moments from the past year of the podcast(41:50)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:53)! They wrap it all up with Feedback and a different kind of review (1:03:05) . All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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08/11/2017

Pinterest Recipes with Super G

Episode 52 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick it off with another Week in Review. Then, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (Hint: see episode title)(12:20)! And they wrap it all up with Feedback (1:15:00). All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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08/04/2017

Watch Your Face!

Episode 51 - In this episode, Kj and Jason return to their usual nonsense. Kj kicks off the Week In Review with her review of Dunkin’ Donuts Mocha Oreos. Also, learn where both Jason and Kj went this week. Next, they try to pronounce stuff in Pronounce This (21:30)! Finally, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (46:39) and they wrap it all up with Feedback (46:50). All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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07/28/2017

The 50th Episode Extravaganza!

Episode 50 - A few weeks ago, Kj mentioned she wanted to discuss tipping. Well, Kj and Jason share their Real Thoughts in one big tipping tangent. Seriously, this whole episode is about tipping... Cheap B*%#$!!!

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07/21/2017

British, Boobs, and Dragons... Oh My

Episode 49 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick it off by discussing “Where in the world is Kj this week?”, the official Speaking of Tangents Game of Thrones recap (this is possibly the loosest use of the term "recap" in history), and more food in Week in Review. Next, they take a sweet quiz (26:35)! Then, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (59:30). They wrap it all up with Feedback and of course, more ridiculous Amazon reviews (59:42)! "Give it a lil' bit of HOT!"

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07/14/2017

"I'll Take a Chalupa and a Lifetime Commitment, Please"

Episode 48 - Speaking of tangents, this episode’s Week in Review has a ton of them. Kj and Jason kick it all off by talking baseball, and well, they cover all the bases from there. Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (36:10). They wrap it all up with Feedback (including an ultra deep Oreo dive) and of course, more ridiculous Amazon reviews (36:25)! $50 in a duck?!

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07/07/2017

Murder is Bad For Business?

Episode 47 - Kj and Jason kick off their Week in Review with a hot take right out of the gate, discuss where in the world Kj went this week, food poisoning, survival techniques, and so much more. Next, they talk First World Problems involving air travel,(31:05) followed by Recommendations (48:16). Later, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:02). They wrap it all up with Feedback and of course, more ridiculous Amazon reviews(1:02:15)! All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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06/30/2017

Let the Big Butt Eat!

Episode 46 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick off their week with Week in Review, followed by Pronounce This! (2:20), Real Thoughts (11:38), Minnesota Nice (1:10:40), and What's Trending Now? (1:17:20)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:37:15). They wrap it all up with Feedback (1:37:25)! All that, plus several conversational tangents... Jinglefest, just like your wedding day!

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06/26/2017

Live from Chatter!

Episode 45 - This week, Kj and Jason take the podcast on the road with their first ever live episode, at Chatter in DC! They begin with Week in Review where they discuss where in the world is Kj this week, and food (of course.) Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (Spoiler alert: they do- it's Marc Sterne of the Tony Kornheiser Show!) (11:00)! Later, Marc joins them for Part 3 of our movie quiz trilogy (40:30)! They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:07:00)! All that, plus several conversational tangents...

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06/16/2017

"I Haven't Seen This Movie, But..."

Episode 44 - It’s A Quiz! In this special episode, we take Part 2 of Bob Walsh’s Movie Quiz (Thanks, Bob!) and we make a very exciting announcement for those coming early to Jinglefest!

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06/09/2017

Snowflake the Devil Cat

Episode 43 - In this episode, Kj and Jason review their week by discussing Kj’s return to recreational league softball and Jason’s kids being out of school for the summer. Next, they dish out some Minnesota Nice (15:27). Later, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (36:25)! They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews (36:37)! Plus, several conversational tangents… TAKE THAT!

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06/02/2017

Yeah, I'm Talking to YOU Grandma...

Episode 42 - In this episode, Kj and Jason review their week by discussing where in the world Kj was this week, sharing their Recommendations, and injecting some Midwest Bias. Next, they reveal more Real Thoughts (09:39). Then, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (35:22)! Later, they play Pronounce This (35:34)! They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews (50:25)! Plus, several conversational tangents… #SoleDrinker - there can be only one!

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05/26/2017

The One Dollar Bridesman

Episode 41 - Do We Have A Guest? The answer to that question is yes! Robert Berg joins us to talk about his Fantasy Football Rookie Draft, eye masks, Tony Kornheiser jingles and the upcoming jinglefest, and paying someone to have - er, well, you’ll just have to listen! Later, he shares his Top 5 (or more) albums of all time (28:00)! There’s a ton of tangents in this one, folks. *Editors Note: I'd say it's somehow nothing but tangents.

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05/19/2017

"Obviously... Right?"

Episode 40 - It’s the Man Episode! Kj and Jason kick it off with Week in Review and then discuss the passing of Chris Cornell. Next, It’s a Quiz (27:00)! Later, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:00). Finally, they wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:03:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents…

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05/12/2017

Badd Boyy Rockk Starr

Episode 39 - Kj and Jason kick off this episode with another tangential Week In Review. Then, they play Pronounce This! (19:15) followed by Do We Have A Guest? (36:00) It's possible they'll have a guest, but they might not. Finally, they wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (37:15)! Plus, several conversational tangents… Wait, it's only 75 minutes?!

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05/05/2017

Candy Pantry Consequences

Episode 38 - This episode brings another installment of “Where in the world is Kj this week?” and Jason also reveals where in the world he was this week! Then, they take a music quiz. They definitely speak in tangents throughout this quiz, yet still give it their best shot (35:30)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:20:45). They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:21:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents… Shoot your shot... really hit 'em with your best one!

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04/28/2017

"The Seamstress Wench"

Episode 37 - In this episode, Kj reveals her highlight of the week and Jason discusses his dreams in Week in Review. Ok, they both discuss their dreams. Then, they play Pronounce This (20:00) and talk some Real Thoughts (30:00). Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (59:45), followed by First World Problems (1:00:00). They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:30:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents…

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04/21/2017

The Comfort Station

Episode 36 - In this episode, Jason and Kj review their week with tales of VIP experiences, updates on a bird nest, and a Culver’s drive-thru adventure. Then, they play Pronounce This (27:00) and take a Disney movie quiz (43:00)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:15:47)! They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:15:59), Feedback, and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:31:30)! Plus, several conversational tangents… "It's only pee, dude!"

Presented by Team Building Exercise Headquarters. TBEHQ is here for you!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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04/15/2017

The Not So Fast But Still Sometimes Furious

Episode 35 - In this episode, Jason shares some stories from the road including a one-armed woman, chicken salad, and ladies who really like that! They also talk Easter Eggs, the Sopranos, and much more in the Week in Review. Then, they play Pronounce This (28:50)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (52:12)! Later, they take a quiz chosen by you (52:25)! Then, they discuss more First World Problems (1:27:47). They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:43:20)! Plus, several conversational tangents… WARNING: The first 10 minutes of this one is NOT for emetophobes. "Why don't you buy a pet rock?"

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04/07/2017

Pseudosynonym Shady

Episode 34 - Kj and Jason review their week by discussing the return of the MLB, the Masters, Jason’s new album release, and more in Week In Review. Then, they play a FooPronounciQuiz (31:00)! Next, they reveal the March Madness bracket winners in What’s Trending Now? (51:00) and then find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:20).They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:02:30), Feedback and more RiDICulous Amazon reviews (1:13:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents…

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03/31/2017

"The Hooters of Haircuts"

Episode 33 - Kj and Jason discuss March Madness tournament standings and prizes, a small amount of INsurance, Jason shares the very latest news of his upcoming album, and we also hear about shared uncles, LeCheeserie, and much more in Week in Review. Then, they play Pronounce This (34:00)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (59:30). Later they unveil more Real Thoughts (1:00:00) and wrap it all up with Feedback and Amazon Reviews (1:17:20)! Plus, several conversational tangents…

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03/24/2017

"Another Man's Junk..."

Episode 32 - Kj and Jason review their week by discussing the World Baseball Classic, March Madness, Peeps, Oreos, Peep Oreos, and more nonsense. Then, they play “Do We Have A Guest?” with Steve Lipton (35:00)! They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:18:00), Feedback and Amazon Reviews (1:38:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents…

03/17/2017

Music is Awesome and Other Obvious Statements

Episode 31 - In this episode, Kj and Jason play “Do We Have A Guest?” with Joe Aro! Then Joe sticks around to give us his "Top 5 albums of all time" Recommendations (54:00) and we go way off the rails in some fun ways to let QE shine! Plus, several conversational tangents… Steven F. Georgiou!

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03/10/2017

Peep Purists on Slaycation

Episode 30 - Kj and Jason discuss poor customer service, insurance racketeering, and recap the Oscars in Week in Review. Next, they play Pronounce This (36:00) followed by a quiz with a twist (56:00)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:23:10)! Then, they discuss What’s Trending Now (1:23:23) and more Recommendations (1:36:00). They wrap it all up with Feedback, Amazon Reviews, and they invite you to join the Official Speaking of Tangents March Madness Tournament Bracket Challenge (1:55:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents… and never go for the tail first.

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03/03/2017

The Dragonbourne Indentity

Episode 29 - In this episode, Kj and Jason play “Do We Have A Guest?” with John Neiswinger! Then, it’s quiz time as the three of them test their video game knowledge - or lack thereof (46:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents… Congo Bongo!

02/24/2017

Cosmopolitan, Metropolitan, and... Neapolitan

Episode 28 - Kj and Jason kick off this episode with their Week in Review, followed by Pronounce This (16:00) and a quiz or two(38:00)! Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:02:42)! Then, they reveal more Real Thoughts (1:03:00) and Midwest Bias (1:08:35). They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:16:15), Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews (1:30:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… Physics!

02/17/2017

The Limited Addition Edition

Episode 27 - Kj and Jason kick off this episode with their Week in Review, followed by another game of Pronounce This (31:00) and Real Thoughts (39:30). Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (55:40). Later, they discuss First World Problems (56:00) and Recommendations (1:27:45). They wrap it all up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews (1:42:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… Is that a dry wine or a wet wine?

02/10/2017

The Brothership of the Breakfast Cowboy

In this episode, Kj and Jason play “Do We Have A Guest?” with Sean Morrissey! Then, the three of them share their Top 5 (or 17) Favorite Albums of all time (32:00)! Later, it’s time for another quiz, so listen up and find out how well they know their movie quotes (1:03:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… That Ben Hur guy, quite the actor in the 60's.

02/03/2017

You Lost Me At Both

Episode 25 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their Week in Review followed by the Official Speaking of Tangents Superbowl Preview (25:30)! Then, they reveal more Real Thoughts (37:00), First World Problems (51:05), and Minnesota Nice (1:06:30). They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:20:45), Feedback and some ridiculous Amazon Reviews (1:26:45). Plus, several conversational tangents…

01/27/2017

Rolling Down Windows in the Winter

Episode 24 - In this episode, Kj and Jason recap their Week in Review, play Pronounce This! (28:00) and take a Prince of a quiz (46:30). Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:07:15) and then they tackle more First World Problems (1:07:30). Later, they wrap up it all up with Recommendations (1:18:00), Feedback, and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews! (1:37:15). Plus, several conversational tangents… actually this one is mostly conversational tangents.

01/20/2017

Hard Boiled Hiccups

Episode 23 - In this episode, Kj and Jason recap their week in Week in Review, discuss What’s Trending Now (35:00), and take another quiz - this time about 80’s movies (50:30). Later, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:26:00). They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:26:20) Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews! (1:42:15). Plus, several conversational tangents… "I know science, so I know not to do something that stupid..."

01/13/2017

I Laugh at His Furry Face!

Episode 22 - In this episode Kj and Jason discuss food, T-shirts, and new interns in their Week In Review. Next, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (25:45). Then they play another game of Pronounce This! (26:00) and fly through another quiz (37:30)! Later, it’s time for more Midwest Bias (1:06:45) and Real Thoughts (1:17:00). They wrap up with Feedback and more ridiculous Amazon Reviews! (1:36:15). Plus, several conversational tangents… So, what are YOU doing on Feb 24th from 8-9am?

01/08/2017

FFB Season End Spectacular

Bonus Episode: It’s the Fantasy Football Deep Dive Mega Podcast Wrap-Up Spectacular with special guests Robert Berg and Patrick Moffett. We’ll recap our fantasy football season complete with appropriate accolades for this year’s champion and reveal BIG changes for next year’s league(s), among so many things. This one veers off the tracks pretty quickly into all sorts of random nonsense. Enjoy!

01/06/2017

I'm Woke to the Dread Botch?

Episode 21 - Oh My Stars! This one’s a long one, folks. Clearly, Kj and Jason had a lot to catch up on after the holidays. In this episode, they do just that in their Week In Review plus talk food (or the lack thereof), washers, health, and much more. Next they play another game of Pronounce This (33:00) and take what could be the most ridiculous music quiz yet (59:30). Later, they discuss more Real Thoughts (1:29:30), First World Problems (1:35:00), and Midwest Bias (1:45:00). They wrap up with their Recommendations (1:52:00), feedback, and more Amazon Reviews! (2:01:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… I crit all my charisma checks!

12/30/2016

I'm Worcester-sure on That One

Episode 20 - In their last episode of 2016, Kj and Jason talk a bit about New Years resolutions before they play Pronounce This and take Part 2 of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and 2000ish music quiz (28:00). Later, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:10:00) and hear some more First World Problems (1:10:30). Then they wrap up with their Recommendations (1:21:30). Plus, several conversational tangents...

12/23/2016

The Duck Whisperer

Episode 19 - In this special holiday episode, Kj and Jason play “Do We Have A Guest?” with Patrick Moffett! Then, it’s time for another quiz so listen up and find out how well they know their 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and 2000ish music. (54:30) Will Jason win again? Or will Patrick pull out an upset? We all know how Kj will do. Plus, several conversational tangents...

12/16/2016

The Unsung Role of Texture

Episode 18 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their Week in Review with an update from Jason about evil insurance companies and where in the world he’s been this week. Plus Kj gets emojified. Next, they play Pronounce This! (35:30) and share more Real Thoughts (48:30). Then, they debut a new segment - Midwest Bias(103:30)and later, they update their Fantasy Football playoff situations (1:11:00). They wrap it all up with Feedback, and Amazon reviews (1:14:30). Plus, several conversational tangents...

12/09/2016

You're Not Eligible!

Episode 17 - In this episode, Kj and Jason play "Do We Have A Guest?" and take a 70's Hits Name That Tune Quiz (50:00) with our special guest, John Fitzpatrick! And if that's not enough, we are joined by our resident Fantasy Football expert Robert Berg for a Playoff preview (1:22:00)! Plus, several conversational tangents... Jeremiah was a what?!

12/02/2016

You Lost Me At The Horse

Episode 16 - In this episode, Kj and Jason digest their Thanksgiving celebrations, discuss Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Jason’s fabulous online shopping experience, and Kj’s semi-surprise party in their Week in Review. Next, they play more pronunciation games (33:00) and reveal more Real Thoughts (52:00). Then, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (103:00). Later, they provide a playoff preview in this week’s abbreviated Fantasy Football segment (103:25). They wrap it all up with Recommendations (107:00), Feedback, and Amazon reviews (118:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… Have you hugged your toilet today?

11/25/2016

The Craziness of Craisins

Episode 15 - A Thanksgiving conversation. In yet another special episode, Kj and Jason gather around the campfire to discuss how they started listening to the Tony Kornheiser show and lots of things concerning jingles. Then they attempt to answer a few "Would you rather..." questions, but it mostly devolves into trying to figure out what an ambivert is, and what makes a raisin a raisin. Happy Thanksgiving!

11/18/2016

Milk Duds Are A Problem

Episode 14 - Kj and Jason kick off this episode with a discussion of their Week in Review. Next, they play more pronunciation games (28:30) and is this the week Kj finally wins a quiz (41:30)? Then, find out if they have a guest when they play Do We Have A Guest? (1:05:00). Later, resident fantasy football expert, Robert Berg, joins them for Fantasy Football Deep Dive (1:05:30)! They wrap it all up with Recommendations (1:31:00), Feedback, and Amazon reviews (1:34:00). Plus, several conversational tangents… All times listed are in Gremlins Witch Time (GWT)

11/12/2016

That Kitten Said Hang In There

Episode 13 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick off their Week in Review with an election postmortem, then have some fun with more pronunciation games (40:30) and a weekly quiz (102:00). Then, they discuss some Real Thoughts (1:18:30) and introduce a new segment, First World Problems (125:00). They wrap it all up with Recommendations (146:00), Feedback, and Amazon reviews (154:00). Plus, several conversational tangents…

11/04/2016

Rock Me Like a Hurrication

Episode 12 - In this special episode, Kj and Jason play “Do We Have A Guest?” with Luke Overbey! Then, it’s time for another quiz so listen up and find out how well they know their 90’s hits (34:30). Plus, several conversational tangents…

10/28/2016

Princess Leia and The Terminator

Episode 11 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss where in the world Kj went this week and the latest insurance update from Jason in “Week in Review.” Next they jump right into the weekly FFB Deep Dive with resident expert Robert Berg (19:40), and then it's Minnesota Nice time (51:15), followed by feedback, and of course, more ridiculous Amazon reviews (1:00:15). All that plus several conversational tangents…so get your robot teeth ready to eat some dog birthday cake!

10/21/2016

Just Like a One Wing Dove

Episode 10: A Very Special Episode. Ok, it's just a quiz. Hey, it's better than skipping a week... I guess. Kj and Jason run through a bunch of songs trying to guess lyrics, name the artist or band, and generally say a bunch of ridiculous things. Next week they'll be back to their usual nonsense with a regular episode, so for now put on your sweater-type sweater vests and put the key in the ignition. Everything will be alright! (alright!)

10/14/2016

Nine Ballpark Postcards

Episode 9 - In this episode, Jason reveals the results of his Coke/Pepsi blind taste test (sorta), gives us an insurance preview and opens his own notebook. Kj discusses her partially bridled optimism after the Cubs big win. Next, they continue the pronunciation games (16:00). Find out if Kj rebounds to win this week’s quiz or if Jason continues his domination (30:30). They’ll unveil more Real Thoughts (57:00) and a brand new segment, Minnesota Nice (1:17:00). Later, they play “Do We Have a Guest?” (1:24:00) and resident expert, Robert Berg, joins them for Fantasy Football Deep Dive (1:24:30). They conclude with Recommendations (2:02:30), feedback, and more Amazon reviews! (2:21:00). All that plus several conversational tangents… How many times have I been on a boat? Once.

10/07/2016

Ladled with Eight Exclamation Points!

Episode 8 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick off their “Week In Review” with the latest installment of “Where in the world was Kj this week?", Jason reveals the results of his Coke/Pepsi blind taste test (sorta), and they tell ghost stories! Next, it's more pronunciation games (24:00), find out if Kj rebounds to wins this week’s quiz or if Jason continues his domination (35:30), and they play “Do We Have a Guest?” (1:44:30)! Then, resident Fantasy Football expert, Robert Berg, joins them to dissect another week in Fantasy Football Deep Dive (1:45:00)! They conclude with more Recommendations (2:05:00), feedback, and more Amazon reviews! (2:12:00). All that plus several conversational tangents… Simone?! Really!? Did you confuse Mia Sara with Kristy Swanson?! How about you watch the movie first, quiz writer person!

10/01/2016

Bonus Quiz Episode - Guitar Songs

Bonus Episode: It's quiz time! Kj and Jason take an online quiz, playing name that tune with audio clips from famous guitar solos. Play along with them as they guess the song and artist on 36 tracks and turn a 6 minute quiz into nearly 60 minutes of nonsense.

09/30/2016

The Seven Dollar and Sixty-Nine Cent Trendsetter

Episode 7 - In this episode, Kj and Jason kick off their “Week In Review” with a new chapter in the saga of Jason versus evil insurance companies and the most exciting event in Kj’s week. Also, the pronunciation games continue (10:40), find out who crushes whom in the quiz section (21:45), and they have more Real Thoughts (22:30)! Then, they play “Do We Have a Guest?” (31:10) and resident Fantasy Football expert, Robert Berg, joins them to dissect another week in the Fantasy Football Deep Dive (31:20). They conclude with Recommendations (45:00) Feedback and more Amazon reviews! (50:20). All that plus several conversational tangents… Say, do you have room for one more in your fallout shelter? Asking for a friend.

09/24/2016

Six Uses of the Bleep Button

Episode 6 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their “Week In Review” with an update on Jason’s continuing battle with evil insurance companies and where in the world Kj went this week. They also play more pronunciation games and reveal just how good (or bad) Kj’s taste buds really are. (23:30) Next, they discuss what celebrity Jason randomly bumped into recently at a DC hotel and some other Real Thoughts. (42:20) Then, Professor and Chair of the Department of Anthropology at William and Mary, Brad Weiss, joins them for “Do We Have a Guest?” (48:00) Fantasy Football Deep Dive is next with resident expert Robert Berg (1:43:00) followed by Recommendations. (2:10:00) They conclude with some feedback and more Amazon reviews! (2:16:00) All that plus several conversational tangents… Hey, at least it's not 3 ****ing hours.

09/16/2016

Way More Than Five Good Minutes

Episode 5 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their “Week In Review” covering a variety of topics including what’s happening now with Kj’s internet, an update on Jason’s continuing battle with evil insurance companies, where in the world Kj went this week, and a discussion of this week’s highlights from The Tony Kornheiser Show. Then find out if we have a guest when we play “Do We Have A Guest?” (25:43) Next, we determine if Jason really deserves the title of Coke Connoisseur and talk more word pronunciation. (26:28) Then, buckle up for our Fantasy Football Deep Dive and a PTI-like debate between our resident Fantasy Football expert, Robert Berg and our Raju's Rejects League Commissioner, Patrick Moffett, regarding the state of the league and other random nonsense. (50:53) We’ll conclude with some feedback and more Amazon reviews! (140:48) All that plus several conversational tangents… and this time it's NOT 2 hours!

09/09/2016

Nineteen Hundred and Eighty Four

Episode 4 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their “Week In Review” covering a variety of topics including a brand new devil in the world of customer service, Jason’s continuing battle with evil insurance companies, what’s happening with Kj’s mailbox now?, and the return of The Tony Kornheiser Show! Find out if we have a guest when we play “Do We Have A Guest?” (31:06), then we’ll talk pronunciation and quizzes (31:22 ) before we give some more of our Recommendations (1:01:22). Next, our resident Fantasy Football expert, Robert Berg, joins us to break down our draft and predict this year’s winner in our Fantasy Football Deep Dive segment (1:18:10) and we’ll conclude with some feedback and Amazon reviews (1:53:54). All that plus several conversational tangents… Buckle up, because like the best Oreos, this one is double stuf'd.

09/03/2016

Three Ways to Say Pecan

Episode 3 - In this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their “Week In Review” covering a variety of topics, including the case of the fractured mailbox and Jason’s continuing battle with evil insurance companies. Then we learn if we have a guest by playing “Do We Have A Guest?” (32:04) and find out where you live in our “Real Thoughts” segment (32:19). We’ll conclude with our “Recommendations” (45:42), and Jason finally pulls the curtain back on being knocked unconscious in our feedback section (56:52). All that plus several conversational tangents…

09/02/2016

Fantasy Football Deep Dive

Bonus Episode: It's the Fantasy Football Deep Dive Mega Podcast Spectacular, with special guest Robert Berg. We dive into fantasy football draft strategies, talk through some general advice for the upcoming season, and of course veer into all sorts of random nonsense.

08/27/2016

The Two Lawnmower Plan

Episode 2 - On this episode, Kj and Jason discuss their “Week In Review” (1:05) covering a variety of topics including where in the world Kj went this week, Jason’s continuing battle with evil insurance companies, find out what Kj and Bill Clinton have in common, and a shocking discovery in the world of tetanus vaccine side effects . Then we learn if we have a guest by playing “Do We Have A Guest?” (28:16) and we unveil our new Fantasy Football Deep Dive (28:47), Real Thoughts (30:55), and Recommendations (36:34 )segments. We conclude with feedback and reviews (40:33), most of which are from actual listeners! All that plus several conversational tangents...

08/16/2016

This Plate Had ONE Job!

Episode 1 - Welcome to the Speaking of Tangents podcast. On this inaugural episode your hosts Kj and Jason start off with a tale of a trip to Denver complete with food and elevators. Then at the 6 minute mark they discuss why insurance companies are allegedly evil. Around 16:50 they check out what's trending on Twitter, and Kj tries to guess what famous person recently started following Jason ("It's someone way too cool to be following me." - Jason) At 31:45 they share some behind the scenes stories from TKJingles: Even Liver, before wrapping it up with some feedback at 49:55.
How is there feedback on the first episode... well, listen to find out!
All that plus several conversational tangents...