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Sunday, January 29, 2012

Episode 4: The Mike Perry Episode Starring Kelly Dowhower

This week, Rhea and Destiny interview an original weirdo: Kelly Dowhower! He's a musician, former performance artist, and Rhea's dad! Find out how many of his ex-bandmates from North Platte are dead now! We also build a shrine to Mike Perry (@ILikeMikePerry) of OK Party Comedy. Other topics of conversation include Downton Abbey, YA literature, and whether Bob Balaban is a better director than David Lynch. Number of "fucks" this episode: 10 (we fell behind). Also, special thanks to Rhea's dad for writing the scary music box theme (which you can hear at the beginning and end of the episode)!

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Corrections: The duck on Tiny Toon Adventures is named Plucky Duck. Bruce Greenwood is the actor Rhea couldn't think of when she was talking about that new show, The River on ABC. Also, Kelly's friend was Steve Sinner, not Steve Main. (BG would like to acknowledge how fitting Steve's last name is to his personality.)

Relevant Links:

The offensive tweet from the Omaha World Herald about women and football
Information about the Alex book awards
The Parade's End Read-Along
TV Trope's article about Tiny Toon Adventures slipping risque material past censors
The scary fucking diner scene from Mulholland Drive
The trailer for Parents, directed by Bob Balaban
It's the Egg Man!
The Omahype podcast round up (Thanks, Jim!)
Kelly Dowhower's music for sale! (And even more!) 
Nebraska Feminist Network
OK Party at Camp Omaha: Feb. 4th

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