100 episodes

A weekly show where guests talk about what's underrated, over drinks. Hosted by Meryl Williams, writer and roller derby girl.

The Sleeper Hit Meryl Williams

    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

A weekly show where guests talk about what's underrated, over drinks. Hosted by Meryl Williams, writer and roller derby girl.

    Bizzy Coy & Freelancing

    Bizzy Coy & Freelancing

    Bizzy Coy is a freelance copywriter for arts and entertainment brands. She has published short humorous fiction in The New Yorker, McSweeney’s and Vulture. Recent honors include a Fulbright scholarship, MacDowell fellowship and Puffin Foundation grant. She lives in upstate New York. You can get her monthly email newsletter at tinyletter.com/bizzycoy.
    Games:
    Over & Under
    First Date
    Secret Snack
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

    • 54 min
    Meryl Williams Clark & Enthusiasm (100th show!)

    Meryl Williams Clark & Enthusiasm (100th show!)

    Meryl Williams is a writer for the internet. And today it's her turn in the guest seat as her husband, interviews her in the Sleeper Hit's 100th episode.
     
     
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

     

    • 39 min
    Lucy Huber & Sabrina the Teenage Witch

    Lucy Huber & Sabrina the Teenage Witch

    Lucy Huber is a writer and editor at McSweeney's. She calls into the show to discuss a great show from her past: Sabrina the Teenage Witch
     
     
    Games:
    Over/Under
    Either/Or
    Best Buy
     
    Find her online at @clhubes
     
     
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

    • 41 min
    Jennifer Peepas & Paladins

    Jennifer Peepas & Paladins

    Jennifer Peepas has been writing an internet advice column at CaptainAwkward.com for the last ten years. She is the author of an upcoming collection of advice and essays from St. Martin's Essentials.

    Games:
    Over/Under
    Best Buy
    First Date
    Books and movies mentioned (Links are to Amazon, but please Shop local!)
    1) Paladin's Grace 
    2) Clockwork Boys
    3) Goblin Emperor
    4) Upright Women Wanted
    5) Witchmark
     
    Movie: Queen (2014)  
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

    • 43 min
    Ryan Davison & Time Travel Stories

    Ryan Davison & Time Travel Stories

    Ryan Davidson was born and raised in Caldwell, Ohio. He went to Ohio Northern where he studied political science, broadcast journalism and social studies education. Ryan left for study abroad in Scotland in 2006 where he met Lydie, his now wife. They have two kids, Maxime and Abigail. He teaches high school history and economics at an American school in the Netherlands.
     
    Games:
    Over/Under
    Secret Snack
    Famous Bae
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

    • 47 min
    Hanif Abdurraqib and Grind (2003)

    Hanif Abdurraqib and Grind (2003)

    Hanif Abdurraqib is a writer from the east side of Columbus, Ohio. His latest book is A Little Devil In America.

     
    Games:
    Over/Under
    Secret Snack
    Best Buy

    Connect with Hanif:
    His Website
    His written works and where to buy them.
    His Instagram 
    Reach out for booking or brand partnerships Here
    Hanif's Pop-culture plug: Girlhood, by Melissa Febos (The link will take you to Amazon, but please support your local bookstores!)
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    Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintseneca) http://www.saintseneca.com/
    Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Drweezy ,

5 stars

Super relaxing natural interviews with real people.

LittleNoux ,

Great pop culture podcast

Great introduction to pop culture I've missed. Meryl's guests are always funny and each episode is a fantastic conversation. Definitely check it out!

Sovietdancnbear ,

5 Stars

Meryl is a fantastic host I learn a great deal about a myriad of topics I haven't given a chance before checking out this podcast.

Helped me make the decision to find some self help for some lingering issues and this show got me to seek the help I needed.

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