Matt talks college football, USC, Michigan, TCU, Ohio State, Illinois, South Carolina, Caleb Williams, Spencer Rattler, Harry Styles, Olivia Wilde, Don't Worry Darling, Donald Trump, Twitter, Elon Musk, and Dwight Howard.
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Matt talks all about the 2022 United States midterm elections, including media coverage, the Senate and House races, Ron DeSantis, Donald Trump, John Fetterman, Mehmet Oz, Herschel Walker, Raphael Warnock, Mark Kelly, Lauren Boebert, and much more!
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Matt talks about the midterm election, parsing what it means to follow politics, the Golden State Warriors, and the NBA on its league-wide day off.
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Sunday, November 6, 2022
Matt talks Facebook marketplace, convertible cribs, date night in Morristown, Trombone Shorty, Howard Stern, Bruce Springsteen, Bill Burr, his favorite shows on HBO, Apple TV 4K (2022), Top Gun: Maverick, favorite holiday movies, and much more!
I am often woefully behind on my Howard Stern Show episodes, which I listen to through the SiriusXM App on my smartphone, tablet, or computer. With a show that lasts nearly four hours, it can be very difficult to keep up, especially with the mix of things I listen to on a daily basis.
This mix includes the Economist (and the Atlantic) through the Overcast App; The New Yorker via its mobile application; various podcasts, including Bill Simmons, Marc Maron, Joe Rogan, Bill Burr, and more; and a plethora of Audible audio books. The advantage with all of these has always been the ability to manipulate playback speed (i.e. listening at 1.2, 1.5, 2.0 speed), in addition to the innovative "minimize silence" at normal speeds within the Overcast app.
The Howard Stern Show, though, has stubbornly always been at just one speed: normal! With a show as good as it is, that is fine. However, because of its length and because episodes eventually expire, maximizing listening time can be tough.
Imagine my pleasant surprise when I saw the following today:
While I will probably still listen frequently to the Howard Stern Show at normal speed, knowing that I can clear the backlog at my preferred 1.5x speed is a great development in my efforts to keep up with The King of All Media.
Thursday, November 3, 2022
Saturday, October 22, 2022
Mason Ameri is Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Rutgers Business School. In this episode, Matt and Mason discuss writing, the creative process, happy places, experiencing the flow, remote work, and Mason's first book, "The 10-Second Commute: New Realities of Virtual Work." The book, co-written with Terri R. Kurtzberg, is out October 31, 2022.