Oscar Montoya (Spanish Aqui Presents, Bless the Harts) joins Nick and Heather to discuss the survival horror throwback, Back in 1995. They discuss the concept of nostalgia, the idea of the game as an art piece, and more. Plus, the debut of a new segment: The Bestiary.
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For Octdoughberfest 2019: The Ate-TL, the ‘boys are joined by Mary Lynn Rajskub (24, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Checking In with Mary Lynn) to review Moe’s Southwest Grill, an Atlanta-founded chain serving Mexican cuisine. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack.Sources for this week’s intro include: History of the Grateful Dead by Greta Kaul, Jillian Sullivan, and Aidin Vazirihttps://www.sfgate.com/music/article/History-of-the-Grateful-Dead-6330348.phpHow Grateful Dead Fans Became Deadheads by Amy Lennard Goehner and Arpita Anejahttps://time.com/3919040/history-deadheads/The Deadhead Subculturehttps://haenfler.sites.grinnell.edu/subcultures-and-scenes/the-deadhead-subculture/Raving Brands, Inc. History from Funding Universehttp://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/raving-brands-inc-history/This Mexican chain requires every worker to do one thing when they apply for a job — and it goes all the way up to the president by Kate Taylorhttps://www.businessinsider.com/moes-hiring-tests-welcome-to-moes-2018-4The untold truth of Moe's Southwest Grill by Maria Cristina LaLondehttps://www.mashed.com/139817/the-untold-truth-of-moes-southwest-grill/12 Things You Don't Know About Moe's Southwest Grill by Candace Braun Davisonhttps://www.delish.com/food-news/a48250/things-you-dont-know-about-moes/Jerry Garcia estate sues burrito franchise by Rachel Tobin Ramoshttp://www.nbcnews.com/id/6812406/ns/business-local_business/t/jerry-garcia-estate-sues-burrito-franchise/#.XZ0egS-ZO88Moe’s corporate websitehttps://www.moes.com/about/values
Matt Gourley (Superego, In Voorhees We Trust with Gourley and Rust) joins Nick and Heather to discuss the NES movie tie-in game, Friday the 13th. They talk about how different the game is from the movie, fan adaptations, and more. Plus a new feature and the return of VO Theater!
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We're kicking off Octdoughberfest 2019: The Ate-TL with actor and comedian Steve Agee (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Sarah Silverman Program) as we review The Flying Biscuit Cafe, an Atlanta-based chain that specializes in southern style biscuits. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack.Sources for this episode's intro include:FoodTimeline.org: Biscuits & Cookieshttp://www.foodtimeline.org/foodcookies.htmlBiscuit Bakers’ Treasured Mill Moves North By Shaila Dewanhttps://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/18/dining/18flour.htmlThe Flying Biscuit Cafe sold from the Atlanta Business Chroniclehttps://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/stories/2006/05/15/daily25.htmlAn Interview with the Owners of an Atlanta Original: The Flying Biscuit Cafe by Ho Chiehttp://www.taiwaneseamerican.org/2010/07/an-interview-with-the-owners-of-an-atlanta-original-the-flying-biscuit-cafe/Lesbian restaurateur Delia Champion: The Chicken Sausage Queen of Atlanta by Patrick Saundershttps://thegavoice.com/culture/lesbian-restaurateur-delia-champion-chicken-sausage-queen-atlanta/Flying Biscuit’s Chacon: “We’ve all made mistakes,” Says No Future Restaurant Revenue Will Go To Kemp by Jason Rhodehttps://thegavoice.com/news/atlanta/flying-biscuits-chacon-weve-all-made-mistakes-says-no-future-restaurant-revenue-will-go-to-kemp/The Flying Biscuit Cafe Websitehttps://flyingbiscuit.com
Nick and Heather take a second to talk about their friends Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport of the medium popular podcast Hollywood Handbook. Find Hollywood Handbook in your podcast app and subscribe! https://h.earwolf.com/theboys