Investigation of the profound and mundane with twins Jonah and Kateri Boucher.
Episode 8: The Catholic Worker
Episode 8 marks the final installment of season 1's explorations. Kateri takes it close to home for a look at the ethics and history of the Catholic Worker movement.
Intro track: "Our Life is More than Our Work" by Charlie King
Outtro track: "Come Thou Found of Every Blessing" by Sufjan Stevens
Episode 7: Cold Water
Grab your swim trunks, folks. In episode 7, Jonah takes us into the wild and wonderful world of cold water immersion.
Intro track: Water by Ra Ra Riot and Rostam
Outtro track: The Swimming Song by Loudon Wainwright III
Episode 6: (Eastman) Kodak moment
"You press the button, we do the rest." In episode 6, Kateri gives us a snapshot of Eastman Kodak's notorious rise, fall, and lasting legacy.
Note: Leading up to the episode, we didn't do enough research on Kodak's history of racist hiring practices (and wish we had!). For more on that, and the grassroots organizing that fought it, you can check out this brief read from the Southwest Tribune.
Intro track: "Kodachrome" by Paul Simon
Outtro track: "Cameras" by Matt and Kim
Episode 5: Time Flies
What is the thing all things devours? In episode 5, Kateri interviews Jonah on the ever-elusive yet all-encompassing concept of time.
Intro and outro track: "Laundry Room" by the Avett Brothers.
Episode 4: Samhain Celebration and the Origins of Halloween
Ever wonder why the heck we carve out pumpkins every fall? In episode 4, Jonah interviews Kateri on the origins of this night when the veil grows thin.
Intro and outro tracks from Cartoon Network's mini-series "Over the Garden Wall" (which we can't recommend highly enough).
Episode 3: Hazards Of Hybrid
In episode 3, Jonah takes us on a field trip to high school. We discuss the shitshow that is the 2020 school year -- and specifically the effects of classroom video recording.
Intro track: "Zoom" theme song
Outro track: "I'll Be Watching You" by The Police