In episode 35 of The Hump! Podcast: Sandwich Generation … After teasing it the last few episodes Brent Bowen and Chad Beland chat about what being a part of the Sandwich Generation means and what it has meant for Brent the last few months. This includes chatting about Brent’s mother-in-law and their kids’ futures.
In episode 34 of The Hump! Podcast: Pandemic Positives … After spending the last episode talking about the negatives, hosts Brent Bowen and Chad Beland chat the silver linings of the pandemic. This includes getting outside, vaccines, and what they are looking forward to. This episode’s Triple D: We’re calling out the crazy people who don’t show up for their vaccination appointments.
In episode 33 of The Hump! Podcast: Pandemic Purgatory … The fellas kick off Season 3. With hitting the year mark of being inside, hosts Brent Bowen and Chad Beland chat launching season three, what they’ve been up to lately, and how to they are dealing with pandemic depression. They’re also throwing in some fun stories about people getting cheesed and liquor store parking lots.
In part two of their conversation with Bubba Gaeddert, executive director of Varsity Esports Foundation, the fellas chat how the pandemic has affected video games and how kids can use gaming to develop their communication and social skills. This week’s Triple D: “What do you call someone who trolls in online gaming?”
The fellas chat video games as school curriculum as well as how implicit bias and cyberbullying can show up in gaming with Bubba Gaeddert, executive director of Varsity Esports Foundation. This week’s Triple D: “What do you call someone who trolls in online gaming?”
With vacations all but cancelled, the fellas chat about alternatives including inflatable kayaks, RV trips and meccas to Winterfell. Sadly, a trek to Vancouver is no longer. But yes. You can rent Winterfell on AirBnB. This week’s Triple D: “What do you call a door-to-door salesperson, especially during the era of physical distancing?”
The fellas chat bad coronavirus television and movie streaming, former Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith’s return to football, Mother’s Day and whether you should ever wash your eyeballs. Nicole Springer rocks it this week as the music guest. This week’s Triple D: “What do you call someone who assumes you have nothing better to while quarantined so they expect immediate responses to everything?”
The fellas talk near death experiences, the preciousness of life and activities atop their respective bucket lists. Luke Perry’s untimely death made the discussion all too real. Hear who wants to dive from an airplane, visit Venice before it falls into the ocean, or sing on the big stage. This week’s Triple D: What do you call someone who travels to foreign land and expects all of the comforts of home?
The fellas finally offer their take on coffee. Is it really the preferred beverage over craft beer? Chad’s stalking of LaColombe’s Todd Carmichael might provide the answer. Ultimately, they chat their favorite local cafes, coffee travel experiences and whether Keurigs are a device of the Devil. This week’s Triple D: What do you call someone who leaves a 1-star rating after only listening to a single episode of your podcast? This is episode is sponsored by the Open Belly Podcast. Open Belly is a podcast exploring Kansas City’s vibrant and diverse food culture. Its mission is to inspire people to break out of their comfort zone and explore new cultures, through food. Go to openbellypodcast.com to learn more.
Brent and Chad talk misadventures from their annual long weekend trips. Three breakfasts, almost being hit by lightning, surreal sports bars. What’s next in year eight in Seattle? This week’s Triple D: What do you call … “The sports parent who thinks their kids going pro?”