35 episodes

With a comedic bent, Boomer and his spastic sidekick Jimmy Omadoufous, converse with people about their unusual professions.

OK Boomer Thomas Nance

    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

With a comedic bent, Boomer and his spastic sidekick Jimmy Omadoufous, converse with people about their unusual professions.

    Tales from the Workplace: Thicksten's Popcorn part II

    Tales from the Workplace: Thicksten's Popcorn part II

    A century old business, Thicksten's popcorn keeps it fresh and draws in customers from miles around.  Hear on-the-street interviews with customers, about a marriage proposal in the popcorn stand, and corny jokes from Jimmy Ahmadoofous. 

    • 29 min
    Tales from the Workplace

    Tales from the Workplace

    What U.S. business is older than Ford, Walgreens, or JC Penney? Answer: Thicksten’s Popcorn, established in 1900 and thriving today on the main street of Prophetstown, Illinois. Hear part one of the century old success story from current owner Joanie Stewart (Thicksten) in the latest episode of OK Boomer: Tales from the Workplace, punctuated with Jimmy Ahmadoofus's on the street interviews of happy patrons.

    • 25 min
    Workplace Tales: Bret Bielema, head football coach U of Illinois

    Workplace Tales: Bret Bielema, head football coach U of Illinois

    Most people have never "slopped" hogs, nor have they earned a Super Bowl ring.  These are just a few of the experiences the new U of Illinois head football coach Bret Bielema shares in this podcast.  Also, his older brother Bart reminisces on shared childhood ventures.

    • 35 min
    Tales From the Workplace: Chris Faczek, Visual Effects Artist part II

    Tales From the Workplace: Chris Faczek, Visual Effects Artist part II

    Boomer and Jimmy Ahmadoofus continue their conversation with Chris Faczek, whose visual effects resume includes Star Trek: Picard, Dark Crystal, Marvel's Runaways, and Westworld.  Chris elaborates on some of his specific creations, a typical day in his Hollywood life, and how youngsters can enter the world of visual effects.

    • 37 min
    Tales From the Workplace: Chris Faczek, Visual Effects Editor

    Tales From the Workplace: Chris Faczek, Visual Effects Editor

    Four years after high school how does one end up in Hollywood, eventually becoming the visual effects leader on blockbusters like Star Trek: Picard and Space Jam 2? You can try the route Chris Faczek took, Wauconda High School 2004 graduate, that involved risk taking and a broken-down car in the desert. He takes Boomer and Jimmy Ahmadoofus behind the scenes of hit productions like Marvel’s Runaways, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Blacklist, and more.

    • 35 min
    Tales from the Workplace: Tom Taylorson, Voiceover Artist Part II

    Tales from the Workplace: Tom Taylorson, Voiceover Artist Part II

    From the footlights of Wauconda high school cafetorium to  Chicago theatres to the ears of America: Tom Taylorson reflects on his arrival as a prominent member of the voice over industry, how he develops his craft, and what a typical work day looks like for him.  Enjoy his thoughts on being "the man behind the curtain" for hundreds of audiobooks, national TV commercials for brands like Coca-Cola, and video games like Persona 5 Strikers, Mortal Kombat, and Mass Effect Andromeda.

    • 31 min

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