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Episode #11: Sean Doolittle’s Beard and Explaining Percy Harvin

infiniteguest.org — Episode #11: Sean Doolittle's Beard and Explaining Percy Harvin Sean Doolittle is one of the many bearded members of the Oakland A's, but his deserves recognition for its wiry, ginger glory.

Episode #10: Kelly Dwyer Previews the NBA

infiniteguest.org — Episode #10: Kelly Dwyer Previews the NBA (Pictured: stock photo of a white dude holding a basketball and giving a thumbs-up. It is assumed he enjoys sports games and music bands.) Kelly Dwyer, editor of Yahoo's Ball Don't Lie blog, helps John Moe preview the 2014-2015 NBA season, specifically any non-LeBron-homecoming storylines that we may have missed.

Episode #9: Pablo Torre, Biometrics, Todd Gurley, and The Coach

infiniteguest.org — Episode #9: Pablo Torre, Biometrics, Todd Gurley, and The Coach Pablo Torre returns to Home Dunk to talk biometrics in the NBA with John Moe. It's fascinating and, as they note, more 1984 than Moneyball. Later, John welcomes The Coach to talk about this week's Game.

Episode #8: Chris Kluwe’s Free Time and the Kansas City Royals

infiniteguest.org — Episode #8: Chris Kluwe's Free Time and the Kansas City Royals Author/activist/punter guy Chris Kluwe chats with John Moe about what he does now that he's not punting (SPOILER: reading, writing, "nerding out"). John also talks baseball with Yahoo!'s Dave Brown; their conversation includes the wonder of the 2014 Kansas City Royals, and the almost-as-wonderful Baltimore Orioles.

A Midyear Update from Miss Othmar.

mcsweeneys.net — A Midyear Update from Miss Othmar. [Originally published January 23, 2004.] Hello, Parents! I've had the best time getting to know Charlie, Lucy, Schroeder, and all of your wonderful children. Since we're now halfway through the school year, I thought it would be a good idea to drop a line and let everyone know how things are going.

Episode #7: Greg Wyshynski’s NHL Preview and The Tournament of Names Finale

infiniteguest.org — Episode #7: Greg Wyshynski's NHL Preview and The Tournament of Names Finale John Moe talks decay, collapse, and things falling apart. Or if you'd rather, he talks about Derek Jeter and Tom Brady, and how they're not like Prince (the musician, not Fielder).

Episode #6: Nate Corddry, The Wonders of Darko Milicic, and The Tournament of Names (Round Three)

infiniteguest.org — Episode #6: Nate Corddry, The Wonders of Darko Milicic, and The Tournament of Names (Round Three) Darko Milicic is the first-ever inductee into the Home Dunk Hall of Fame. There is no ceremony or mustard-colored blazer, but there is much discussion of his NBA struggles and his new career as a professional kickboxer.

And Other Pop Culture Correspondences

goodreads.com — Pretty stinking funny! I think there were only a few sections that did not get me to laugh out loud at least one. The presentation was excellent, I loved the variety of correspondents. I could hear John Moe's voice in my head as I read them all too.

Episode #5: The Whole Adrian Peterson Thing, Luke Burbank, Matthew Baldwin, and The Pinot Noir Warm Herman Miller Aeron Chair

infiniteguest.org — Episode #5: The Whole Adrian Peterson Thing, Luke Burbank, Matthew Baldwin, and The Pinot Noir Warm Herman Miller Aeron Chair So, Adrian Peterson. John's a football fan who lives in Minnesota. In addition to that, he was born into Vikings fandom thanks to his Norwegian parents.

Episode #4: Pablo Torre, Craig Finn, What We’re Falling For Now, and the Two-Boat Theory

infiniteguest.org — Episode #4: Pablo Torre, Craig Finn, What We're Falling For Now, and the Two-Boat Theory The Hold Steady's Craig Finn, admitted Twins and Vikings fan John Moe opens this episode wondering what we're falling for now. The impetus for this is a scene in Richard Linklater's Boyhood, where Ethan Hawke's character marvels at the longevity and ability of Roger Clemens.
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Nov 01, 2014

RT @mharvey816: @johnmoe The best part is when they start referring to their bandmate as "Mr. Felder" and "the plaintiff."

Nov 01, 2014

@okkervilriver True, but you get to see Leadon, Meisner, Felder, Walsh, and Schmit give up on the idea of getting to make decisions.

Nov 01, 2014

Really, you guys. Eagles doc on Netflix. Three hours of two guys who believe that none of the bad things that happen are ever their fault.

Oct 31, 2014

RT @ktinuch: @johnmoe you are late to the party! Gov was handing out candy earlier. Had to take off for a debate tonight.

Oct 31, 2014

Parked outside the Minnesota Governor's mansion. The gates are locked, kids can't get in. NO HANDOUTS TONIGHT.

Oct 31, 2014

Hey middle school trick-or-treaters in ill-conceived costumes wondering why the fun things now feel awkward: that's what adulthood is like.

Oct 31, 2014

So now we're just supposed to call it the Monster Mash and pretend the Transylvania Twist never existed?

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