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  • Jazz and Elderly Dancers
    by clairestemen on July 22, 2018 at 12:14 am

    There is a big-band/jazz night every Tuesday but its attendees are all quite old and semi-frail (not too frail as not to absolutely school me on any dance floor.) My friend Sarah texted me asking if I would go and I am not one to say no to these kinds of rare opportunities. By that […] The post Jazz and Elderly Dancers appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Episode 020: Are We Live?
    by clairestemen on July 20, 2018 at 1:42 am

    This week’s guest…..Jack Janosik!   Why the hell do we love the hype? Why have hypebeasts dominated men’s fashion? Where do women factor in this and why is it a boy’s game? Jack and Claire tackle this baffling trend with an appropriate amount of criticism, skepticism, and admittance. Listen here. Misc. Mentions: Supreme’s website 10 […] The post Episode 020: Are We Live? appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Episode 019: Read Descartes, Sharon
    by clairestemen on July 19, 2018 at 4:19 am

    This week’s guest…..it’s Dakota again get over it people!   Dakota and I are tired of it, frankly. And the it we’re talking about is bullshit. So naturally we found a study on it and read a philosophical essay on it and talked it through to no end. What’s more threatening to the dichotomy of […] The post Episode 019: Read Descartes, Sharon appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Episode 018: Pardon the Train
    by clairestemen on June 18, 2018 at 8:05 pm

    This week’s guest….a man with many names. One of them being Justin Monte. Justin and I ask another buzzy question: can you teach creativity? While we are full of yeses and nos, we are also full of personal anecdotes and assumptions and such about our own experiences as creative people. Sit down with us, have […] The post Episode 018: Pardon the Train appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Episode 016 and 017: Grinding My Ass Off
    by clairestemen on May 25, 2018 at 2:57 pm

    This week’s guest…one of my two amazing siblings David Stemen! What makes video games so dang fun? Especially the Animal Crossing franchise, known for literally revolving around menial tasks and paying back debt. David and I deep dive into our mutual love for this life simulation game that exploded and still dominates the Nintendo market. […] The post Episode 016 and 017: Grinding My Ass Off appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]