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Episode 36: Mini Adventures with Fallen Trees, Angry Jeeps, and Mini Horses
The men of the 171st most popular leisure podcast in New Zealand kick off the show with a discussion of their recent mini adventures. Ryan and Matthew share their morning's mini off-road adventure where they encountered nature and a ton of lifted Jeeps. Ryan shares his San Diego mini adventure where he enjoyed crack head sandwiches, played with a goat and a mini horse, and visited some closed museums. The dudes discuss online pre-orders, paying to store your junk, Netflix's Taco Chronicles, Canadian geese, and a variety of other tangentially related topics on this thirty-sixth execution of the unGROWN-UPS.
Episode 35: 2020 In Review
The unGROWN-UPs kick off 2021 by taking a look back at 2020. Ryan and Matthew recap their Christmas celebrations and swap stories of their favorite childhood Christmas presents. The distinguished dudes discuss what they did during the always awkward week between Christmas and New Years and share their highlights from 2020.
Episode 34: The Holiday Not-So-Special Special with Jonny Lieberman!
Ryan and Matthew spend an hour with honorary ungrownup and MotorTrend's horn tester, Jonny Lieberman to discuss lunch, The Land Before Time, calisthenics, cards, Porsches, influencers, watches, and the future. The bad Santas exchange presents and then talk about t-shirts, gingerbread houses, drive-through Christmas light displays, odd bicycles, and other odds and ends.
Episode 33: Holiday Shopping, Holiday Meals, Holiday Lights, Charitable Donations, and Grilin'
Ryan and Matthew get into the holiday spirit as they recap their Thanksgiving and prepare for Christmas. Santa's not-so-little helpers discuss holiday foods, try to determine if there were any decent Black Friday shopping deals, their thoughts on Christmas decor, and why the pandemic has made being charitable this holiday season more difficult than expected. Ryan gets excited for his grilling gift to himself and Matthew is excited for their upcoming ungrownup gift exchange before their appetites get the best of them and they start craving prime rib and leftover Thanksgiving sandwiches.
Episode 32: Cold or Covid? Bowling Alley Food, Covid Fight Club!, Holiday Decor & Shopping, & Mas!
Ryan and Matthew get together virtually to discuss anything and everything- including the challenges of determining if having the sniffles this time of year means you've got a cold or Covid. Matthew gets a deal on some weights and waits on the USPS to stop screwing up his deliveries. Ryan shares his 4Runner adventure to Bishop, California where the finest dining establishment in town happens to be in a bowling alley. The guys discuss the news that a 200-person Fight Club was shut down in NYC recently, but how the focus was on the lack of masks and social distancing than the illegal fighting, drugs, and weapons. The jolly bearded fellows share what they're not doing for Thanksgiving and they also try to determine how early is too early to start decorating for Christmas and if it's more acceptable to decorate early this year due to the raging dumpster fire that 2020 has been.
Episode 31: Halloween, Ryan Gets a Monster, Bitches Love Matthew, Ryan Gets Fresh, Jagshemash!
Energized with an extra hour of sleep thanks to the end of Daylight Saving time, Ryan and Matthew cover a lot of ground in this week's episode. The Halloween candy enthusiasts share their Halloween adventures, Ryan gets a new Monster in his garage, four-legged bitches are somehow drawn to Matthew, Ryan experiences Amazon Fresh, Instagram's suggested posts are creepy, the loss of Sean Connery, a critical discussion on Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, and other irreverent musings.
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unGrown-Ups is pop culture brilliance!!
Great pod you guys! Ryan and Matt have great chemistry and obviously their content fits right in with my interests. They riff on techy thangs, Star Wars thangs, Auto and Moto thangs, food, current events (sad as they are) and sometimes chicken wangs..! Keep it up! 1,4,3... “jazz hands- boot to the moon”
Fantastically, helpful, and funny
Episode 0 was absolutely fantastic. Real, unapologetic conversation about things that matter as a grown-up. Things that are designed to bring you happiness, perspective, and downright freedom. Such matters include LEGO, time pieces, all types of transportation, and anything else these two personalities allow to pop into their brains. Ryan and Matt work well together, complementing each other with experience, imagination, and similar, yet different, interests. I am exited for the next episode and guest!