Jenny Benevento and Paul Riismandel give you common sense tools for living, enjoying culture and selling out.
We Killed This Guy for His Art
Jenny has visited many, many museums dedicated to popular music, from the Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame and Graceland to Muscle Shoals. And she has opinions… about the good, the bad and the downright creepy. Paul, on the other hand, can only remember visiting about two such museums. Nevertheless, they compare notes and refine … Continue reading "#34 – We Killed This Guy for His Art"
You're Watching Some Randoms in Their House
Jenny and Paul have many opinions about YouTube. SHOW NOTES YouTube Channels Poppy Vlogbrothers Lonelygirl15 Do You Want To See a Dead Body? Casey Neistat Democracy, Now! The Young Turks Logan Paul/Casey Neistat Mystery Boxes Lazy Game Reviews got too many gifts to handle VWestlife keeps it very old school Simon & Martina 8 … Continue reading "#33 – You’re Watching Some Randoms in their House"
#32 – Selling Out Harder than Ever
Nearly three years later, we’re back. SHOW NOTES Paul middle manages at Midroll Media and Jenny’s at Etsy What to say and not say when someone’s loved one dies Paul likes carbon steel pans, Milk Street, & Ginger seltzer Jenny likes pandan, cotton candy ice cream burrito, White Claw Hard Seltzer, That Poppy
Episode 31: Bankruptcy
Paul confesses a shocking secret to Jenny live and in person in the Portland Podcastatorium. Jenny replies skeptically with a lot of Pacific Northwestern allergies. SHOW NOTES Reply All Culture How to Raise an Adult is the book about helicopter parenting that Paul mentions Back to Work is a podcast Paul used to listen to Reply All is … Continue reading "Episode 31: Bankruptcy"
Episode 30: We Sold Out
After a hiatus and an insane amount of time in post-production, we reveal a new episode that’s had 5 months of aging. But it’s worth it when you learn why and how Jenny and Paul actually sold out by getting real jobs. SHOW NOTES: Paul sold out to Big Podcasting to sell advertising at Midroll … Continue reading "Episode 30: We Sold Out"
EPISODE 29: Book Club & Coffee Tawk
This is the first edition of the Sellout’s Book Club. But, unlike Oprah, we’re not endorsing anyone or anything (that would make us real sellouts), just discussing a book that we both read: So Good They Can’t Ignore You, by Cal Newport. It requires lots of coffee. SHOW NOTES Jenny is an obsessive fan of … Continue reading "EPISODE 29: Book Club & Coffee Tawk"
Thoughtful, funny, very interesting conversations
If you’ve ever eavesdropped on a fascinating conversation happening next to you at the coffeehouse, listen to this podcast instead. It’s just as fascinating and not as creepy of you.
as a neuroscientist, I think this show is great
I ride the bus more so I can listen to Paul and Jenny.
Learned stuff, was entertained, and laughed my pants off at Jenny's Xtreme hatred of Jack White. Good guests so far, too!