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KAREN // @momopeche

Game geek, candyfreak, bad runner.  

EXPERTISE: Geography, Hip Hop, Dogs, Patrick Swayze, Scout


COLIN // @colin13

Cannot tolerate lines that are not 100% parallel or 100% perpendicular.

EXPERTISE: Classic Rock, Academy Awards, NBA, Star Wars, Sniper


DANA // @ItsKindaSweet

Kinda sweet, kinda hilarious. Game designer extraordinaire.  

EXPERTISE: Literature, Indie Rock, Pop Culture, New Zealand, Prince, Medic


CHRIS // @kobunheat

Walking retro videogame almanac. Ravenclaw.  

EXPERTISE: US government, James Taylor, videogames, Spy





Let's get hopped up on sugar GUYS, GALS, & GILA MONSTERS. Controversy! Intrigue! Hot molten explosions in your face! We dive into the weird world of candy just in time for Halloween. Serving the sweet scoop on Cadbury Creme Eggs, Tootsie Roll Pops, Gobstoppers, and more. "Wonka? Or Urban Dictionary?," and candy name quiz

ALSO: a very special comics quiz formulated for extra awesomeness and gamma radiation

RUNTIME: 47 minutes 43 seconds


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"Change Clothes" by Jay-Z  Amazon | iTunes 

"Candy Shop" by Andrew Bird  Amazon | iTunes 

"Pure Imagination/Candy Man" by Harry Connick Jr.  Amazon | iTunes 

"Tootsee Roll" by 69 Boyz  Amazon | iTunes


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Reader Comments (4)

its jamie my fine fabulos freindly foxs and foxets on the good job brain podcast . my favorite candy for halloween is snickers, mr.goodar resses, peices m & m s , mounds, baby ruth . karen, for halloween u would make a good kangaroo, chris, you would make a good baby kangaroo otherwise also know as a joey colin, u wold make a nice nerd, and last but not least dana , she would make an awesome police woman & maybe she can find herself a lucky burglar gee i wish it was meeeeeeeeee lol lol just kidding as always . much love to u all. another great show see u net time xoxoxo. jamie

October 29, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterjamie n.

hey karen, colin, dana, chris, im suprised during the show. that u did not give a shout out to the san fransisco giants winning the world seies thats major for your part of the country . the creamed the tigers 4 games to 0 the destroyed the tigers. thats all right now nite all .

October 29, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterjamie n.

Another great show! Thanks so much! :D

October 31, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLittleFish

You may find his interesting, but a British chocolate had the same slogan as M&M's. Called Minstrels. Check it out on YouTube. I remember them as a kid, they are bigger, and taste great.

November 1, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterSook

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