Jennie gets banned from covering the Lakers, Sarah confronts the bridesmaids dress from hell, and young Ptolemy endures the terror of Jazz Dance. Special thanks to Alex Cook for the amazing music!


Show Notes:

Form: The 3fer: Three people, three stories, one theme and let’s see if they connect.

Theme: Humiliated

The music:

Unlocked Door” and “Mountain Prelude” used by permission of Alex Cook. Did you know Alex is going to be on the show in two weeks? You should check out his music, so you’re fully prepared for his amazing story.

If you want to hear the complete songs, check out Alex Cook’s bandcamp page and his website Stonebalancer


Ptolemy Slocum is an actor and director of The Nerdist School. You’ve seen him on the final season of The Wire, the final season of The Sopranos, last season of Veep, and so much more.  Check out his imdb page

Sarah Parsons is a video storyteller for Yahoo! She produced the award-winning video “Guardians of the Golden Gate Bridge” Go watch some fun stuff on Yahoo Screen, you won’t be disappointed.

Jennie Josephson, podcast producer and writer. Works at Daily Tech News Show with Tom Merritt. Jennie grew up in a radio studio, but sadly did not pay so much attention.  More about Jennie

Part One: Jennie “The Kobe Question”

Part Two:  Sarah “The Peach Dress”

Part Three:  Ptolemy “The Jazz Dance Class”

Behind the story: 

One of these pictures is worth a thousand words. Which one do you think it is?

Production Notes: 

Getting a little better at this. We still have the “Rattle of Death” above my office, so I’m still using a noise filter. I’m trying to make sure it doesn’t affect the quality of the voices on the podcast.  Would love to know what you think, so feel free to email us at tellitanyway at

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