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Everything is Awesome with Jeff and KC

Everything is Awesome is a weekly love letter to all things awesome. Brought to you by Jeff Richardson and KC KAOS, two great writers and hilarious friends, who love talking about cool artistic stuff with cool people.
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Mar 29, 2017

In the second installment of a terrific episode, Jeremy Henson returns to talk about blogging, meeting Craig, and other fun stuff.

 

Closing Song: "No Below" - Speedy Ortiz

 

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Mar 26, 2017

In which Jeff calls up Jeremy Henson, cohost of the Eureka Podcast; Jeff praises KC Kaos; Jeff tells the story of how she became the cohost of Everything is Awesome; Jeremy and his wife go to New Orleans the week before Mardi Gras and receive a surplus of beads; the wife has important news regarding her physical state; Jeremy gets into community theater; in his town they don't even have Dominos!; Jeff talks Gig Harbor politics; Jeremy talks about his progression from the city to small towns; he can be happy anywhere; Pittsburg, Kansas has no "h"; small town drivers have trouble with 4-way stops; his wife has a twin; the Henson family has a church; and more!

 

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Listen to the Eureka Podcast!

Jeremy's also appearing on Nerd Out Loud!

March 18th - Dockyard Derby Dames Championship Bout, Steillacoom WA

April 15th - Black Lives Matter march, Seattle WA

April 23rd - One Laugh at a Time, Comedy Underground, Seattle WA

 

Podcasts:

 

The Mike O'Meara Show

I Doubt It with Jesse Dollemore

Nerd Out Loud

Eureka Podcast

The Adventure Zone

The Dollop

The Greatest Generation

Liar City

Last Podcast on the Left

 

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Mar 20, 2017

In which KC and Jeff make the acquaintance of one Mr. Cameron W. Kobes, author, student, and escaped farmboy; Cameron takes up writing at age 12; he describes the difference between rural life and university life; boludos and Argentina stories; Red Walls mice and rodents as the enemy; he didn't know about the gritty fairy tale trend; Baskin-Robbins is a wrist workout; kc speaks some silly words; Cameron comes home to find sub-par transit; Jeff and KC meet Cameron at Creative Colloquy; KC has Cameron's birthday deja vu; Cameron lived on a farm til age 18; work ethic is different between farmboys and the higher classes; Cameron is the only non religious one; the church of the invisible pink unicorn; he works writing like a job; Jeff remembers meeting KC, so fly; the power of spoken word heard in the proper setting; and more!

 

 

Closing Song:  "Fluorescent Adolescent" - Arctic Monkeys

 

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Buy Cameron's book! Tales of Cynings, Volume I on Amazon.com

March 18th - Dockyard Derby Dames Championship Bout, Pierce College, Steillacoom, WA

 

Podcasts:

 

ADHD Rewired
Risk
The Trouble With Trivia Podcast
 
 
 
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Mar 16, 2017

In this thrilling mini episode, KC joins Jeff on a trip to a roller derby bout and they get to talkin'; KC makes sure Jeff knows it's Southside Revolution not "South Sound" Revolution; the event is called Dr Who, the Unearthly Bout; we learn all the names of the Revolution and Marysville Derby Demons skaters; KC and the windshield get frosty; KC wonders when the Tacoma Dome will get a Warhol facelift, while Jeff thinks it should be more O'Keefe-y; KC sees a Warhol monument in Las Vegas; Jeff makes a new hit song; it's a pretty drive to the place; it's coed derby so we talk gender identity; KC kills it on the mic as an announcer; KC talks about the push and pull between making derby inclusive and letting people speak freely; and more!

 

Closing Song: "Edge of Town" - Middle Kids

 

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Mar 13, 2017

In which Jeff continues his chat with Amy Sheppard of the Earbuds and Earworms Podcast; he shares with her the song that means the most to him; Amy gets whimsical with the literal jams; it's a new Amy's Book Club selection; Jeff reads a poem about jaded journalists; getting rid of stuff; Jeff's life is much less cluttered; Amy wants to give these guys a hug; Tennessee Liquor Laws; it's Amy and her husband's anniversary; and she didn't have to invite either mom for the occasion!

 

Closing Song: "Rescue" - Alysha Brilla

 

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Mar 12, 2017

In which Jeff welcomes podcaster, TBTL ten, and all-round groovy chick Amy Sheppard to the world of Everything is Awesome; Jeff has seen LEGO Batman and it is legit; KC and Jeff are fixin to sing a song from the movie; KC wants to learn the ukelele; Amy thinks guitarists look cool; Amy has a podcast (Earbuds and Earworms); Amy clowns on Jason's love of Deep Purple; Everything is Awesome has a rich history of audio screwups; the only iMacs Amy thinks of are the big blueberries; Memphis is all blues and Elvis; Nicole Kidman can't clap cause she's Nashvillian; Amy has a lot of alcohol; fun "facts" about alcoholism; bleedin heart liberals surrounded by Trump voters; Amy counsels "don't look at twitter before you go to sleep"; Amy goes on a treasure hunt with maps made by a child; they found a worm, a spider, and a classic bottle of pop; don't sniff the inside of the bottle; Amy prices things low to move product; she has a helpful mailman; Jeff talks Zine Symposium, Neely Bat Chestnut and Mend My Dress publishing; KC is in New Orleans; she hasn't found a ghost yet; Amy had a sweet roller derby name for the league she didn't start; Jeff has a new derby name: High Larryous; it's the first time Jeff and KC have been apart in a year; Jeff luxuriates slobstyle; that feeling when your food baby doesn't leave in the morning; meeting Luke Burbank and Andrew Walsh in Chicago; meeting Christy and Jeremy in St. Paul, Minnesota; her mom saw a lot of shooting victims; "It's midtown Memphis. They're probably gunshots"; Jeff recalls his drug dealin neighbor; mom was a trauma nurse, and a sociopath; dudes get more love for the fiber arts; Trump can't wear clothes right; Hitler wasn't that bad (wha?!!! jkjk); Amy's cat attacks her; Sphinxes are the sweetiest, ugliest cats; "I've got my bourbon, my mint, I'm ready"; Amy tells her tale of woe; her kid loves getting xmas trees as presents; Methodists believe in drinkin and donuts; Tumblr porn and selfies; Gaga gets political; December is Mental Illness Awareness Month; oh btw Amy was in a psych ward once nbd; and more!

 

Closing Song: "With Your Two Hands" - The Wind and the Wave 

Plugs: 

 

Earbuds and Earworms - the podcast for people who like music, and the two goons that host it! eandepod.com

 

Podcasts:

 

Rank and Vile

TBTL

Little Red Bandwagon

ADHD Rewired

 

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Mar 5, 2017

In which KC travels to New Orleans, leaving Jeff to enjoy the city of Tacoma alone; Jeff drives to Destiny City Comics for the Winter Zine Symposium; turns out Tacoma needs more condos; Jeff meets zine distributor and author Neely Bat Chestnut; we learn about Mend My Dress Press and their various offerings; Mike has Pyramid Head from Silent Hill 2 and it's terrifying; Jack Cameron and Mimi Levenson say hi; KC reminds the listener that Jeff used to have an embarrassing last name; everyone in New Orleans calls each other "bebe"; the Lyft driver has a "Daddy"; Ocean Sauce at Adolpho's is super good; Creole food like Jambalaya and Gumbo is all over; KC gets a selfie with Bianca del Rio; baby alligators are adorable; KC gets scientific with the people and the culture; there was some snapping; Andrew Jackson did something at the Battle of New Orleans; Madame Le Veau lived where they stayed; we learn some cool Napoleonic history; there's some strong military history in  New Orleans; Jeff gets rabbit hole-y; and more!

 

Closing Song: "Bless the Telephone" - Labi Siffre

 

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