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S02:E04 - "That's A Big Bowl of Pasta"
Episode 18 • Published Aug 26, 2019

It’s The Official Podcast Day because Conan hath declared it

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Links and Show Notes

Folks, the only Amazon Fire I want is the one plugged into my TV. Amirite? Up here.

Amazon rainforest fires: Here’s what we know - CNN

Thin dalmation line


Thicc Orange Line

Baby please don’t leave me, I swear I’ll be better

Calendar Capitalism

In 1984, President Ronald Reagan declared ice cream a “nutritious and wholesome food” to help the dairy industry, since he was already trying to find a way to get rid of a surplus of 500 million pounds of cheese. In the years since, sales of ice cream have spiked on this day. Dippin’ Dots, Cold Stone Creamery, and Baskin-Robbins ran promotions and in-store giveaways on National Ice Cream Day 2019, as did PetSmart and Williams Sonoma. Halo Top gave out vouchers in a promotional collaboration with Bumble. Yes, some Americans are likely now using a dating app because Ronald Reagan had too much cheese .

Why Every Day Is Suddenly ‘National Something Day’ - The Atlantic

The Chicken Sandwich Wars, They Have Begun

A Popeyes Chicken Sandwich and a Tactic to Set Off a Twitter Roar - The New York Times

We love it!

Idea: start making fake trump catchphrases and say them in his voice in order to spread them

pigs and chickens

zima zima zima

a big bowel of pasta

Ketamine for the Troops

The president wants to make a controversial new nasal spray available to depressed veterans. The agency says it will consider incorporating the drug after it has more data.
Trump Orders ‘a Lot’ of Ketamine for Depressed Veterans - The Atlantic

Conan invents podcasting

Inside the Podcast Boom: How Conan O’Brien and More Cash in – Variety

Doing some podcast growth hacking

Actually, We Can’t: The Humiliating Weakness of Neoliberal Policy Worship